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Yesterday, 22:41

An award winning band have confirmed that the are playing a one off show in Thetford Forest as part of a series of summer concerts organised by the Forestry Commission.

Yesterday, 21:16

Fire crews from across north Suffolk and south Norfolk have been called to tackle a major fire in Wortham, near Diss.

Yesterday, 19:30

In light of the recent accident involving HRH Prince Philip, our columnist finds out exactly what the laws are relating to older people driving and says we shouldn’t write them off.

Yesterday, 19:27

A father-of-two from Gislingham died after his parachute opened too late while he was base jumping in Switzerland, an inquest has heard.

Yesterday, 19:00

New data reveals the A14 is the deadliest road for animals in Suffolk and Essex – with dogs, cats, deer and badgers among the most common victims of roadkill.

Yesterday, 19:00

It’s not long until half term, which runs from February 16-24. Here are suggestions of some things to do which are educational, and fun as well!

Yesterday, 18:47

A man accused of murdering Tavis Spencer-Aitkens has denied having anything to do with the Ipswich teenager’s stabbing.

Yesterday, 18:07

A firm that faced the prospect of complete collapse has been spared in the final hour by a buyout that secures the future of its office in Sudbury.

Yesterday, 17:45

A mother-of-four who died in a crash in Thorndon was not wearing a seat belt, an inquest has heard.

Yesterday, 17:36

Our food and drink editor said this place took the humble soup and a retro dessert to the next level.

Yesterday, 17:29

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

Plans have been unveiled to pump up to £45.1million into creating hundreds of special educational needs places in Suffolk, in a bid to meet soaring demand.

Yesterday, 17:03

Two men from Mildenhall have been given lengthy jail sentences after they were sentenced for a string of burglaries ain the Suffolk town.

Yesterday, 16:48

Proposals to build three new bridges across the River Orwell in Ipswich to help ease congestion in the town centre are set to be formally abandoned next week – leaving more than £8m spent with nothing to show for it.

Yesterday, 15:54

Firefighters are investigating the cause of a devastating fire at a 17th century cottage in Ardleigh, near Colchester after Essex fire crews battled the blaze through the night.

Yesterday, 15:18

More than 100 people took part in a gruelling charity boot camp in memory of a much-loved Colchester mum-of-two who passed away just before Christmas.

Yesterday, 14:54

Two Chinese teachers are carrying out mathematics lessons at a west Suffolk school as part of an exchange deal.

Yesterday, 14:49

It was eight years to the day that four men from two tight knit west Suffolk communities died when they were crushed to death in an industrial accident.

Yesterday, 09:30

A man has been arrested after police discovered a 15in machete on board an Essex train.

Yesterday, 19:00

The former Namco Funscape building off Sproughton Road is set to be demolished as part of a major redevelopment of the Morrisons superstore site.

Yesterday, 16:43

An “exciting new festival” is set to showcase a town “at its very best.”

Politics

Plans have been unveiled to pump up to £45.1million into creating hundreds of special educational needs places in Suffolk, in a bid to meet soaring demand.

Yesterday, 16:48

Proposals to build three new bridges across the River Orwell in Ipswich to help ease congestion in the town centre are set to be formally abandoned next week – leaving more than £8m spent with nothing to show for it.

Yesterday, 19:00

The former Namco Funscape building off Sproughton Road is set to be demolished as part of a major redevelopment of the Morrisons superstore site.

Yesterday, 14:19

Ipswich council is investigating how a pedestrian in his 80s came to suffer serious injuries after falling on the new steps on the town’s Cornhill.

Yesterday, 11:55

Columnist Iain Dale says this week’s events in parliament show the big gap between some MPs and the people they are supposed to represent

Features

Sunday, January 20, 2019

What a night! November, 1954, and dancer Sidonie Darrell is on stage with a galaxy of stars: Bob Hope and Noël Coward, Norman Wisdom, Max Bygraves, Joan Sims, Frankie Howerd and Peter Sellers.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Many celebrities have favoured The Aldeburgh Bookshop. The ‘trend’ was started by Benjamin Britten. Records show the last thing he bought was probably a diary. Sadly, he probably never used it: the composer died weeks before New Year.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

With Living Coral set to make make waves across decor trends throughout 2019, Sam Wylie-Harris reveals the sunny-hued finds to shop now.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

February is set to be a busy month for Australian dancer Donna Berry as she teaches women to move like Beyoncé.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

‘With a hiss and a pfizz it shot off like a rat up a drainpipe...’ Do you recall the sights and sounds in ‘Ipswich: Memories of a Special Town’?

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Sunday, January 20, 2019

Up to 200 people took part in a march through a picturesque Suffolk village to protest against plans for 150 new homes as campaigners bid to increase their pressure on the developers and call for more donations to fight an appeal.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Peter Cosgrove from the Suffolk Marine Pioneer project gives both sides of an argument that has exercised ecologists and economists for decades.

Friday, January 18, 2019

Extinction Rebellion speaker due to give talk at Green Party meeting in Suffolk next week

Thursday, January 17, 2019

EDF Energy, which is planning a new twin reactor power station on the Suffolk coast, is convinced nuclear energy has a “strong future” – despite work stopping on a new multi-billion pound project.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Movement restrictions have been put in place after a tree pest which poses a threat to forestry industries was discovered in Kent.

Business

The East of England is set to count the cost of a ‘no deal’ Brexit in billions of pounds, according to analysis by business lobby group the CBI.

Yesterday, 18:07

A firm that faced the prospect of complete collapse has been spared in the final hour by a buyout that secures the future of its office in Sudbury.

Yesterday, 15:37

Suffolk villagers fear their local services are under threat after a local garage announced plans to close at the end of January 2019.

Suffolk and Norfolk food and drink producers have reaped the rewards of taking part in a trade mission to the Netherlands after gaining a host of fruitful sales leads.

Yesterday, 19:00

The former Namco Funscape building off Sproughton Road is set to be demolished as part of a major redevelopment of the Morrisons superstore site.