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Almost 200 holiday park tenants have been left without a permanent home after being told they can no longer stay at the Suffolk site all year round.

Neighbours of the murdered Ipswich teenager Tavis Spencer-Aitkens say his death left the community angry with authorities – and determined to find hope from tragedy.

Cash-strapped councils in Suffolk and Essex have sold off millions of pounds’ worth of assets including schools, care homes, farms and community buildings.

A six-figure sum of taxpayers’ money has been spent on security at a Suffolk council’s old headquarters amid growing concerns about its stalled redevelopment.

Suffolk authorities have again rejected proposals for the county’s new multi billion pound nuclear power station - telling energy bosses their plans are still not good enough to support.

A Zimbabwean marimba player, Syrian singers and an Eritrean performing with a self-built instrument were just some of the Ipswich musicians gathered for a unique recording project.

A two year housing row ended this afternoon amid heavy criticism of developers and planners – and calls for cash as a “gesture of good will”.

Questions have been raised about the influence of developers in shaping controversial proposals for a “garden neighbourhood”.

It is a bitterly cold winter’s evening, with temperatures forecast to fall further overnight and a crowd of people, each rubbing their hands and stomping their feet to keep warm, has gathered in Ipswich’s Elm Street.

A homeless chef saved from suicide, a city banker made redundant and a reformed drug addict turned poet – three former rough sleepers share stories about life on the streets and their involvement in a new art exhibition.

Residents of a controversial new housing estate claim the criticisms of their development have been “wildly exaggerated”.

A mental health charity’s dream donation became an “embarrassing nightmare” after a van they were given on live TV turned out to be a “knackered old rust bucket”.

A couple who adopted three Suffolk children say they are living in fear after their personal information was wrongly given to the birth mother.

Every property in a controversial Suffolk housing development was built in the wrong location, according to leaked documents.

Cash-strapped Suffolk councils have returned thousands of pounds of contributions to developers which were meant to be spent on community schemes.

A six-figure cemetery project is facing fresh financial complaints over £15,000 of public money.

An award-winning journalist from Suffolk is calling for an investigation into a vaccine which he claims caused his “meltdown” into insanity.

A driving instructor arrested after a mid-lesson roadside drugs test will face no further action after blood sample results found he was under the legal limit.

Education officials “orchestrated” safeguarding concerns at a Suffolk special school to remove senior staff and push through its conversion to an academy, it has been claimed.

Demanding housing targets are fuelling Suffolk’s ageing population and increasing pressure on services and the economy, it has been claimed.

A plan for thousands of new homes and jobs in east Suffolk won council backing last night – despite being branded “perverse” and facing jeers from the audience.

It shares news about coffee mornings, charity fundraisers and unwanted goods for sale.

Families have been forced to spend thousands of pounds just to get the special support their child needs.

Officials are investigating complaints about driving instruction in Ipswich, which follow reports of an instructor testing positive for a class-A drug during a lesson in the town.

Education chiefs are today facing accusations they brushed aside safety concerns at a Suffolk special school to avoid “rocking the boat” during its conversion to an academy.

Suffolk villagers have accused district planners of an “outrageous” attempt to push through 295 new homes against the community’s wishes.

A Suffolk village hall improvement project hopes to preserve an archive of thousands of documents and photographs, offering a unique insight into rural life across the ages.

A Suffolk soprano is set to perform on the farewell tour of one of the Three Tenors – after her final homecoming concert this Christmas.

Hundreds more wind turbines could be built off the Suffolk coast after the region’s seabed was included in a new round of bidding for developers.

Members of a task force set up to resolve problems with a Suffolk housing development fear it may already be too late to remedy.

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