With the Christmas season now truly upon us, our theatres have dusted down their stock of bad jokes and launched themselves into a season of giddy festive fun. Arts editor Andrew Clarke casts an eye over the pantomimes seeking to entertain us this year
Michael Ball is performing live in concert at the Ipswich Regent next year as part of a UK tour to promote a new solo album. Tickets go on sale this week. Arts editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at Michael Ball's dazzling career
With the Christmas season now almost upon us, our theatres are dusting down their stock of bad jokes, readying themselves for two months of festive fun. Arts editor Andrew Clarke casts an eye over the pantomimes seeking to entertain us this year
Ipswich council made almost £700,000 from illegally parked cars in the town over the last year. Their parking control staff deserve to be congratulated - let's see if they can push the figure up to £1m this year!
Customers and colleagues at Notcutts Garden Centres have raised £10,857 towards Macmillan Cancer Support - accumulated over the past two years with various fundraising initiatives at Notcutts' 18 garden centres nationwide.
Jack Millar, as he is best-known - although he also answers to his name of John Millar - smashed the course record despite being surprised by the severity of the main climb at the annual Framlingham 10K road race, held last Sunday.
Colchester United can be warmly satisfied with their opening day showing at Notts County, on a sun-kissed Saturday afternoon at Meadow Lane, the home of the oldest surviving Football League club in the world.