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A new state of the art science, technology, engineering and maths centre in Bury St Edmunds which is hoped to create the UK's own Silicon Valley has been officially opened.

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Cyril and Maria show how age is just a number and prove relationships with age gaps can last the test of time.

Businesses at Jimmy's Farm, the visitor centre owned by farmer and TV presenter Jimmy Doherty in Wherstead, were burgled on Monday night when a key safe, cash and appliances were stolen.

A 'beautiful and courageous' toddler living with an aggressive form of cancer will be spending Christmas in hospital, her family has been told.

An elderly woman woke to find a burglar in the living room of her home, a court heard.

The lure of free pizza might seem a surefire way to bring teenagers together - but for these Ipswich girls, it is just one part of an inspiring group which makes them believe anything is possible.


A 90-year-old war veteran who as a civil servant played an important role in the creation of the NHS died after twice falling from his bed at an Ipswich community hospital, an inquest has heard.

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Ipswich Town striker Kayden Jackson can't wait to get back to league action against Coventry City tomorrow. STUART WATSON spoke to the 25-year-old.

Ipswich Town manager Paul Lambert says his team can cope without suspended striker James Norwood tomorrow.


Ipswich Town will sign Dutch-born defender Levi Andoh when the January transfer window opens.

'And Barry Cotter is the cup hero for Ipswich Town'. Ten words I probably didn't expect to ever write - but this is no normal season!


Ipswich Town central defender Corrie Ndaba has joined Chelmsford City on a month's loan.

Ipswich Town manager Paul Lambert says the club being handed an away trip to Exeter City, in the regionalised third round of the EFL Trophy, is 'ludicrous' and 'pathetic'.

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The Salvation Army will be holding their annual Christmas lunch for the lonely and vulnerable this year - this time with extra funding from community leaders.

Traffic is building on the A14 after a lorry suffered a burst tyre on the eastbound carriageway.


Union claims its drivers didn't feel safe operating new trains being introduced by Greater Anglia have added to mounting pressure on the train operator where services have been severely disrupted in recent weeks as new rolling stock is introduced.


A car and a lorry were involved in a collision on the A12 which closed a lane and caused miles of tailbacks.


A burglar stole cash, tools and a van from a nursery providing opportunities to adults with disabilities and disadvantages.


Farming must move with the times, a fourth generation Bury St Edmunds farmer said after he was appointed chair of agricultural co-operative Fram Farmers.

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A former cattery has been put up for sale with the potential for re-development to provide three new homes, subject to planning permission.

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Faced with a global recession and the sheer might of Costa Coffee, Starbucks and Caffe Nero directly competing for their business in Ipswich, few coffee shops would have survived.

Anxious Clintons card shop workers across towns including Ipswich will keep their jobs across the crucial Christmas period - after the troubled chain was sold back to its existing owners.

It may be many miles away from the Suffolk coast, but one East Anglian factory has adopted a novel approach to bringing a sense of togetherness to its 100-strong workforce.


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It's been 15 years since Dido graced the stage but for Ipswich fans at the Regent on Thursday night it was like she had never been away.

Who doesn't love a bit of Christmas TV? There are some real treats in store this year. Here's our round-up, from Strictly, to the BBC's long-awaited festive drama.

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Bury St Edmunds has a new karaoke venue which is opening its doors to wannabe songsters this week.

Review: Peter Pan, Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds until January 19.

FolkEast has in seven short years has gained a reputation for being one of the most quirky UK roots festivals. They have announced eight headline acts for next year's event plus some Christmas saver tickets

Fans of James Bond now have the opportunity to gain their first glimpse of 007's latest outing No Time To Die as the first trailer has just been released.

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Livestock farmers have ended a tough year on a high - with an annual celebration of locally-produced meat at East Anglia's only remaining weekly market.

Is boarding school for your child? More and more parents are choosing this educational route for their children, increasingly aware of the benefits on offer.

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The gourmet patty is part of the new seasonal menu at a popular Suffolk golf club.

He defied a Puritan crackdown and kept the spirit of Christmas alive

An Ipswich firm which makes toys to entertain the super-rich on their yachts is among the fastest-growing companies in the UK, according to a new study.