While many students use gap years to go travelling on extraordinary adventures, this Ipswich student used his year out to achieve his dream of studying at the University of Cambridge.

It wasn't only Cameron's mind that was racing as the champion 200m sprinter crossed the finish line on A-level results day.

After two years of hard work, thousands of students across Suffolk and Essex will today receive their A-level results - but how did schools in Ipswich and Felixstowe perform?

An Ipswich-born student studying at the University of Reading has been honoured following his research into dinosaurs around the world.

As a budding schoolboy desperate to play for the England team, a young Lewis Ludlam made his teacher a promise - 13 years later, he kept to his word.

A lorry driver found swerving across the A14 with no headlights on has been jailed after being found to be four times the legal alcohol limit.

Restrictions put in place following a serious crash at Claydon are set to continue until a 'comprehensive' repair is completed.

A principal described as being a 'visionary' has retired from his role at One Sixth Form College in Ipswich.

A 73-year-old from Lowestoft has been found safe and well after a police search.

A cash-filled safe originally believed to have contained £20,000 found at a Great Blakenham recycling company continues to leave police puzzled.

Suffolk police are searching for a convicted burglar who has absconded from Hollesley Bay Prison.

A Smart car rolled onto its side in a terrifying crash which left a woman trapped inside.

As an eight-year-old, Ipswich-born Lewis Ludlam watched the England rugby team lift the World Cup - now, 16 years on, he could be the one holding it high.

An Ipswich-born rugby player has been named in Eddie Jones' squad for the 2019 Rugby Union World Cup in Japan.

Its bright red stall has become a famous feature of Ipswich town centre. But now the town's famous Hot Sausage Company has decided to move with the times - by joining big name restaurants in embracing a popular online delivery service.

Angry Aqua Park Suffolk customers have hit out at the firm's soon to be liquidated Suffolk division amid claims they have not received refunds.

Ipswich Town fans are set to relive the magic of the club's historic UEFA Cup victory as popular musical Our Blue Heaven returns to the New Wolsey Theatre.

Emergency services are at the scene of a 'serious' collision near Stowmarket that has forced the closure of a road.

A man from Stowmarket has been arrested after a house in Ipswich was burgled twice in several days.

A 17-year-old carpentry student has carved her way into the history books after being named Easton and Otley College's student of the year.

Ipswich Town have formally opened the new Beattie's lounge at Portman Road, with the legend's family cutting the ribbon.

They litter the streets, clog up rivers and leak chemicals into the soil...and now one Ipswich man has called on this "mountain of shame" to be stopped - no ifs, no butts.

More than 400 of Suffolk's girl guides enjoyed a festival atmosphere at this year's Guiditude at Trinity Park.

An heroic hound from Suffolk is to be named a "shining world hero" for his role in aiding an injured woman last winter.

Ipswich Borough Council has been named the greenest authority in the east of England, according to government statistics.

Sports project Catch 22 Suffolk Positive Futures is hoping to win a share of £1million to help provide vital services to deprived young people.

Four people have been arrested following a police pursuit on the A14.

With the Met Office issuing a yellow weather warning for wind for the weekend - could the Orwell Bridge close?

The official FA England Football Team bus was spotted parked outside a Long Melford pub - but why was it there?

The fate of libraries across Essex continues to hang in the balance - with community groups which had planned to take over four centres withdrawing their offers.

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