TV & films

Thursday, March 26, 2020

There’s an old Hollywood adage that goes: “Without a script, you haven’t got a movie.” Although, there have been several directors and producers that have tried to put the truth of that saying to the test over the years (The Fast and Furious films?) it is generally agreed that the foundations of every great film lies with a first class script.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Banish those feeling of isolation with this feelgood comedy about a big budget Hollywood blockbuster coming to town and finding out that their perfect location may not be as advertised

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

How much do you know about Rachel, Ross, Monica, Chandler, Phoebe and Joey? Take part in today’s quarantine quiz to see what you can remember about the popular TV sitcom.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Banish those feelings of being trapped and isolated with this beautifully shot exploration of nature in all its untamed glory

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

With the nation shuttered away in our homes, Disney have chosen the right moment to launch Disney Plus, their new streaming service, which may help signal the end of the traditional cinema experience

Monday, March 23, 2020

Banish that downbeat feeling brought on by isolation with our feast of fun, feelgood films. Today’s selection is a modern classic bursting with energy and lots of great music

Friday, March 20, 2020

Welcome to our Feelgood Film Festival. It’s our antidote to the prospect of months of mind-numbing daytime TV. It’s a chance to catch up on some wonderful, half-remembered films (both old and new) which will hopefully enrich our days in isolation.

Friday, March 13, 2020

A Bury St Edmunds woman whose flavoursome food continues to impress the MasterChef judges has revealed she pushed on through the show while suffering with debilitating fatigue.

Thursday, March 12, 2020

A passionate cook from Bury St Edmunds who took the plunge to follow her dream is cooking up a storm in the kitchen as she competes in BBC One’s MasterChef.

Monday, March 9, 2020

As we prepare for Season Two’s second episode we reveal the nine prime suspects.

Sunday, March 1, 2020

It’s been 25 years since Bridget Jones first made her way into our lives, in the form of an immensely popular newspaper column. The world might be very different now, but attitudes towards singledom haven’t really moved on in the decades since

Saturday, February 29, 2020

German Doner Kebab welcomed two Islanders fresh from sunny Cape Town for an afternoon of free food and selfies – in order to celebrate the Ipswich restaurant’s birthday.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

How much do you really know about one of TV’s most-watched sitcoms? And can you beat your friends?

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

The pressure is on to reform the way that the BBC is funded. Many favour the introduction of a subscription service which could work but, arts editor Andrew Clarke warns that, we may lose more than we gain

Monday, February 24, 2020

The global power of storytelling is explored with Marvel’s new Black Panther exhibition at Christchurch Mansion, Ipswich. We take a look at what visitors can expect to see.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Suffolk scaffolder Ched Uzor has won through to tomorrow night’s final of Love Island, together with partner Jess Gale.

Friday, February 21, 2020

Veteran soap actress June Brown – who grew up in Suffolk – has left EastEnders after 35 years playing Dot Cotton.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

The release of Parasite in cinemas this weekend has opened the eyes to mainstream cinemagoers to the joys of world cinema. Here are some critically acclaimed movies which provide audiences with easy access to foreign language films

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Documentary makers were allowed unprecedented access with murder detectives for the first time to film a brand new BBC Two series.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Film fans have been recreating scenes from Danny Boyle’s blockbuster Yesterday when they visit a Suffolk pub featured in the film.

Monday, February 17, 2020

It’s only fitting that ahead of the Oscar weekend we celebrate local success stories – so here are 24 films that utilised East Anglia’s talent.

Monday, February 17, 2020

Suffolk is a beautiful place to live, so it is not surprising that it has attracted some famous faces and persuaded them to put down roots here. How many celebrities have you seen out and about in Suffolk’s towns?

Friday, February 14, 2020

A 51-year-old analyst from Ipswich went home empty handed last night after failing to outplay ‘The Beast’ for £60,000 on The Chase.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

The Defoe family is back in Abi Morgan’s addictive series The Split on BBC1. Here are all the questions we have after episode one.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

From game shows, to talent competitions and the newly popular reality dating series - here are seven TV shows looking for contestants this year.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

What are your Valentine memories? Our readers and staff have been sharing theirs - ranging from a wooden heart to meeting a future husband in a field.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

A documentary will tonight tell the story of a Suffolk woman who killed her uncle in the grips of a gambling addiction.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

CBeebies’ first ever pop-up experience is coming to a popular Ipswich venue – complete with five themed interactive rooms for young fans to sing, dance, discover and play.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Fancy making Valentine’s weekend a little bit different – making it a little bit more romantic? Then, how about sampling the 1950s Drive-In movie experience at Colchester.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Applications for Channel 4’s latest series of Hunted are now open - could you win part of the £100,000 prize money?

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