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A resident of an Ipswich block of flats has told the jury in the trial of six defendants accused of murdering an Ipswich teenager that she saw a man get out of a van and pick up a piece of metal shortly before the alleged killing.

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39 minutes ago

Raise your glow sticks in the air as one of the world’s best known DJs is bringing the party to Newmarket in 2019.

Yesterday, 22:14

A 32-year-old man stabbed to death in an Ipswich street has been formally identified by police.

Rain will continue to plague East Anglia throughout the day with no signs of snow falling.

The academy trust set to take over a struggling special school in Ipswich has formally been announced.

The finishing touches to a £70million flood protection scheme in Ipswich are being put in place, with a vibrant new public space among the final elements being crafted.

Yesterday, 20:42

A 74-year-old woman who was missing from her home in north Essex has now been found.

Ipswich Town


Luke Chambers is enjoying the responsibility of being asked to play out from the back by new Ipswich Town boss Paul Lambert.


We’re counting down the 12 greatest players in Ipswich Town history in the run-up to Christmas – and today features a legendary Dutch midfielder.

Yesterday, 17:00

Matthew Pennington knows the Ipswich Town defenders need to start contributing in the final third, as well as tightening things up at the back.

Yesterday, 12:00

Jack Lankester is the name on Ipswich Town fans’ lips after his recent breakthrough into the first team. Here’s what the 18-year-old attacker had to say in his first interview with the club’s programme.

Yesterday, 11:30

In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history. Today features the famous Gary Megson own goal in a derby day win, and the day that heavy snow couldn’t stop the the Blues in a big win over Leicester...

Yesterday, 06:00

Striker Freddie Sears believes Saturday’s 1-0 victory over Wigan can be the spark which ignites Ipswich Town in their battle to avoid relegation.

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Yesterday, 17:43

A taxi company in Colchester has become one of the biggest cab companies in the region, after taking over one of the town’s other leading taxi operators.

Yesterday, 15:24

More empty shop windows have appeared in East Anglian town centres as one of the largest menswear retailers in the UK has gone into administration for the second time in two years, after failing to find anyone to take it over.

Yesterday, 13:24

A tech company based in Woodbridge has been named in a ‘Top 100 fastest growing businesses in the UK’ report.

Yesterday, 12:11

To recruit the best candidates companies must be prepared to step outside the traditional ways of doing things, according to Michelle Pollard, managing director of Spider.

Yesterday, 10:43

Baddow Hospital, a private hospital in Chelmsford, Essex, is up for sale after the business went into administration.

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Yesterday, 20:00

With just over three months ago until the UK is due to leave the European Union, how will we cope with Brexit over Christmas?

Yesterday, 12:52

The gourmet burger chain is feeling festive with its cheese-laden Christmas menu, writes Emily Cashen

Yesterday, 11:19

Food editor Charlotte Smith-Jarvis shows you how to prevent waste in the kitchen this Christmas by using up those leftover ingredients.

Mon, 16:14

The Fludyers is a cosy stop for a hearty Sunday roast on a cold winter’s day, says Emily Cotton

Mon, 14:56

My husband’s revelatory dream may provide the new answer to life, the universe and everything: thirty twelve (formerly 42)


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39 minutes ago

Raise your glow sticks in the air as one of the world’s best known DJs is bringing the party to Newmarket in 2019.

Yesterday, 14:20

If a night of powerhouse vocals in tribute to the queen of soul is what you want, then baby you’ve got it as Respect to Aretha comes to venues in East Anglia in 2019.

Mon, 15:12

Looking for a pre-Christmas mini break? You don’t have to travel far to find a boutique hotel to revive the senses.

Mon, 14:51

The festive season offers the perfect time to get cosy with a book. Children’s librarians in Ipswich have drawn up a list of 21 top titles to enjoy over the Christmas holidays.

Mon, 14:25

A thought-provoking new play exploring Britain’s aging population is to be performed at the Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds in the new year.

Mon, 14:12

Katherine Jenkins OBE is Britain’s best-selling classic artist of the last 25 years and is set to bring her new tour to Ipswich in 2019.

Colchester United

Mon, 06:00

Colchester United boss, John McGreal, believes that Saturday’s 4-0 trouncing at Carlisle United could end up being a blessing in disguise for the U’s.

Sunday, December 16, 2018

There used to be a time when Colchester United were regularly on the wrong end of some heavy defeats, especially when they were low on confidence, short of self-belief and in the midst of a relegation battle.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Colchester United look set for a season-long challenge for promotion, and manager John McGreal wants them to “enjoy it.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Luke Norris has never known such a strong “togetherness” within a squad, than the current dressing room at Colchester United.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Colchester United centre-half, Tom Eastman, is back in contention for a place in the squad after recovering from a recent head injury.