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  1. Obituary: Felicity Ann Sieghart − champion of Aldeburgh Cinema
    Obituary: Felicity Ann Sieghart − champion of Aldeburgh Cinema. Known as ‘Granny Seaside’, she had an amazing life: An ill-fated married life in Africa, a battle with the BBC, and two holes-in-one… in the same round of golf Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  2. When and where to see the OVO Energy Women’s Tour in Suffolk and road closure details
    When and where to see the OVO Energy Women’s Tour in Suffolk and road closure details. Major cycling event the OVO Energy Women’s Tour is setting out from Suffolk on Monday - for the second year running. Where can you see it and cheer on the riders? Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  3. Police name motorcyclist who has died following crash near Kesgrave
    Police name motorcyclist who has died following crash near Kesgrave. A motorcyclist who died following a crash on the outskirts of Kesgrave has been named by police. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  4. Ed Sheeran exhibition will attract thousands of new faces to Christchurch Mansion
    Ed Sheeran exhibition will attract thousands of new faces to Christchurch Mansion. The Ed Sheeran: Made in Suffolk exhibition, which opens in Ipswich this summer, will be a huge event for the town, writes borough council leader David Ellesmere. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  5. Doctors surgery fails inspectors health check
    Doctors surgery fails inspectors health check. Steeple Bumpstead surgery in Haverhill has been put into special measures after being branded ‘inadequate’ by inspectors. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  6. Man in 20s airlifted to hospital following border crash involving two cars
    Man in 20s airlifted to hospital following border crash involving two cars. A man in his 20s was airlifted to hospital following a serious crash involving two cars on the Norfolk and Suffolk border. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  7. Women’s Tour to go ahead as planned despite yellow weather warning for rain
    Women’s Tour to go ahead as planned despite yellow weather warning for rain. Organisers of the OVO Energy Women’s Tour, which starts in Beccles on Monday, say they are keeping a close eye on the weather after the MET Office issued a yellow weather warning for rain for the start of next week. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  8. Buses replace trains on lines between Ipswich, Woodbridge, Felixstowe, and Bury St Edmunds
    Buses replace trains on lines between Ipswich, Woodbridge, Felixstowe, and Bury St Edmunds. Buses will replace trains lines between Ipswich and Felixstowe, Bury St Edmunds and Woodbridge today due to engineering work. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  9. Jubilee Park street party returns for second year
    Jubilee Park street party returns for second year. A street party in Ipswich is back for a second year for a day of community fun in the sun. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  10. Gardeners confused after allotment trespassers steal instant coffee and soup
    Gardeners confused after allotment trespassers steal instant coffee and soup. Allotment keepers in one Suffolk town are becoming concerned about the strange break-ins on their patch. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  11. POPULAR:Ipswich Buses: Leaving early so the bus driver can smoke in a later bus stop lay-by
    Ipswich Buses seem not to have any control over their drivers. Someone has complained on Twitter about a nighttime bus driver deliberately leaving bus stops early so he can have a cigarette break at a bus stop layby at the next fare stage. The allegation is the bus driver arrived 6 minutes early to the bus stop - there is no excuse to be early and various layby exists before then to make up time - and apparently smoking just outside the bus with the doors open. The ticket machines linked to the driver tracks position and time. CCTV would show the reason for racing to the next fare stage.
  12. LOOK: Stunning nature photographs go on show
    LOOK: Stunning nature photographs go on show. A photography exhibition has opened in Suffolk featuring images and words showing the value of nature in East Anglia. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  13. Quacky races get underway in Stowmarket
    Quacky races get underway in Stowmarket. It all went quackers in Stowmarket as the 1st Combs scout group held their annual fundraising duck race. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  14. POPULAR:New 24-hour access defibrillator at Stowmarket pub
    New 24-hour access defibrillator at Stowmarket pub. A pub in Stowmarket is the latest location in the town to fit a life-saving defibrilator. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  15. Appeal over missing teenager
    Appeal over missing teenager. Police are appealing for help in tracing 16-year-old Catelyn Steward in Ipswich. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  16. The top Suffolk independent school putting a smile on their students faces
    The top Suffolk independent school putting a smile on their students faces. Ipswich High School is here to make its students as happy as possible - that is the message from two of the newest appointments at the Suffolk independent school. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  17. See your photos and posts of Queen’s flypast over the region
    See your photos and posts of Queen’s flypast over the region. Hundreds of people across Suffolk and Essex turned out to watch the Queen’s birthday flypast soar overhead today - as the event overcame high winds. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  18. Met Office warn of chance of flooding due to ‘prolonged rainfall’ next week
    Met Office warn of chance of flooding due to ‘prolonged rainfall’ next week. The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for rain next week - saying there is a chance “homes and businesses could be flooded”. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  19. May Day bank holiday to be moved back to coincide with VE Day anniversary
    May Day bank holiday to be moved back to coincide with VE Day anniversary. The early May Day bank holiday is set to be moved back four days next year - to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  20. 30 of the best camping and glamping sites in East Anglia
    30 of the best camping and glamping sites in East Anglia. Freting about Brexit and Euros and flights? Holiday at home instead in a yurt, airstream, shepherd’s hut, treehouse. or your own tent. Continue reading.
  21. Kesgrave Fun Day cancelled due to ‘exceptional weather conditions’
    Kesgrave Fun Day cancelled due to ‘exceptional weather conditions’. This year’s much-anticipated Kesgrave Fun Day has been cancelled due to “exceptional weather conditions”. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  22. Comedian Griff Rhys Jones to receive OBE in Queen’s honours
    Comedian Griff Rhys Jones to receive OBE in Queen’s honours. Comedian and actor Griff Rhys Jones will receive an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  23. Motorcyclist remains in life-threatening condition following crash near Kesgrave
    Motorcyclist remains in life-threatening condition following crash near Kesgrave. A motorcyclist remains in a life-threatening condition following a crash near Kesgrave last night. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  24. Delays on the rails between Ipswich and Colchester after tree falls on overhead wires
    Delays on the rails between Ipswich and Colchester after tree falls on overhead wires. Rail passengers are experiencing delays between Ipswich and Colchester this morning after a tree fell onto overhead electric wires. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  25. Forecasters predict gusts of up to 50mph today
    Forecasters predict gusts of up to 50mph today. Forecasters are predicting gusts of up to 50mph in Suffolk and Essex today as high winds blast the region. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  26. Ecologist denies ‘puffing up’ CV to get job
    Ecologist denies ‘puffing up’ CV to get job. An ecologist accused of fraud has denied “puffing up” her qualifications to get a job with a Suffolk company. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  27. Suffolk Punch celebrates 17th birthday at new home of Colchester Zoo
    Suffolk Punch celebrates 17th birthday at new home of Colchester Zoo. Colchester Zoo have welcomed Oaken the Suffolk Punch to its farm area following many years as a part of their four horse pulling team. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  28. WATCH: 2 days to go! The man behind a million sausages
    WATCH: 2 days to go! The man behind a million sausages. The Hot Sausage Company is celebrating 30 years of trading at the Cornhill and having sold more than a million sausages – by giving away 1,000 hot dogs for free. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  29. Suffolk Now podcast: Why the Cornhill is a success
    Suffolk Now podcast: Why the Cornhill is a success. Following the news of the safety improvements and the ‘Cornhenge’ pillars coming down, Ipswich town centre’s controversial Cornhill has come back into the spotlight. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  30. South side of Copdock roundabout CLOSED for emergency repairs following lorry crash
    South side of Copdock roundabout CLOSED for emergency repairs following lorry crash. The south side of the Copdock roundabout remains closed this morning after a lorry crash last night which left the vehicle hanging off a bridge. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  31. Landlord who reported estate agent to police over missing deposit is spoken to by officers for ‘threatening letters’
    Landlord who reported estate agent to police over missing deposit is spoken to by officers for ‘threatening letters’. A landlord was reported to police for sending “threatening letters” to an estate agent about his tenant’s deposit, which went missing along with £30,000 of other customers’ cash. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  32. A12 police chase teenager to be sentenced next week
    A12 police chase teenager to be sentenced next week. A teenager who was involved in a police chase along the A12 from Colchester to Ipswich will be sentenced next week. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  33. East Anglia has ‘huge amounts to do’ to adapt to climate change, warns outgoing Environment Agency director
    East Anglia has ‘huge amounts to do’ to adapt to climate change, warns outgoing Environment Agency director. Dr Charles Beardall OBE says climate change is “threatening our existence on this planet”. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  34. ‘Cruising’ rapist among those jailed in Suffolk this week
    ‘Cruising’ rapist among those jailed in Suffolk this week. A man who raped a woman after offering to give her a lift home and an Ipswich gang member of a million-pound laundering scam have been jailed for more than 10 years. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  35. Summer of roadworks set to continue around busy roads in Ipswich
    Summer of roadworks set to continue around busy roads in Ipswich. Drivers are facing five weeks of disruption later this month as engineers replace an old gas main on either side of Norwich Road. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  36. Review: Rain can’t dampen spirits as Sir Rod returns to rock Portman Road
    Review: Rain can’t dampen spirits as Sir Rod returns to rock Portman Road. Rock legend Rod Stewart proved he’s still got what it takes as he delighted a near sell-out crowd on his third visit to Ipswich Town’s Portman Road stadium. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  37. Suffolk has two top seaside destinations – but Clacton comes last in national table
    Suffolk has two top seaside destinations – but Clacton comes last in national table. Aldeburgh and Southwold feature in the top 10 seaside resorts in the UK – but Clacton-on-Sea in Essex has finished bottom of the table. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  38. ‘You’ll be back up!’ Sir Rod Stewart’s inspiring message for relegated Ipswich Town during Portman Road gig
    ‘You’ll be back up! ’ Sir Rod Stewart’s inspiring message for relegated Ipswich Town during Portman Road gig. Sir Rod Stewart delighted thousands of his biggest Suffolk fans with a spectacular gig at Portman Road. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  39. Copdock lorry back on its wheels as recovery continues
    Copdock lorry back on its wheels as recovery continues. The overturned lorry causing traffic chaos is back on its wheels as recovery work continues at the Copdock Interchange. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  40. Community heroes celebrated in Queen’s Birthday Honours
    Community heroes celebrated in Queen’s Birthday Honours. Community heroes have been celebrated for their invaluable contribution to life in Suffolk and Essex. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  41. Police at scene of serious Kesgrave crash
    Police at scene of serious Kesgrave crash. Police and ambulance crews have been called to the scene of a serious crash between a car and motorcyclist on the outskirts of Kesgrave. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  42. POPULAR:Ipswich Buses: Another councillor rant over poor bus services
    Labour Westgate Ward councillor living in Chantry. Colin Kreidewolf, has yet again resorted to Twitter to complain about the poor service offered by Ipswich Buses. It appears he may have been waiting in Museum Street with buses still diverted away. Following a further tweet from the ibserviceupdate account, he later deleted these tweets. .
  43. All we know about the Copdock lorry crash so far
    All we know about the Copdock lorry crash so far. Drivers are continuing to report traffic misery following a crash at Copdock which saw a lorry hang off a bridge onto the A14. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  44. Your guide to the Queen’s Birthday flypast - and how the wind may affect the formation
    Your guide to the Queen’s Birthday flypast - and how the wind may affect the formation. This weekend all eyes will turn to the sky as the Red Arrows, as well as a host of Battle of Britain veteran aircraft including a Hurricane, Spitfire and Lancaster, will pass over Suffolk en route to Buckingham Palace. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  45. Theatre company’s bid for £200k community arts hub
    Theatre company’s bid for £200k community arts hub. The Eastern Angles theatre company is launching a fundraising campaign to provide a bigger home and a community hub in Ipswich, bosses have revealed. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  46. Ipswich taxi drivers raise threat to business from licensing changes
    Ipswich taxi drivers raise threat to business from licensing changes. Taxi drivers in Ipswich have raised fears that proposed changes to their licences could put them out of business. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  47. POPULAR:Chaos at Copdock as overturned lorry hangs off side of bridge
    Chaos at Copdock as overturned lorry hangs off side of bridge. Traffic is at a standstill around the Copdock interchange after an accident left a lorry hanging off a bridge over the A14. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  48. Hundreds of thousands show support to Ed Sheeran ahead of Ipswich exhibition
    Hundreds of thousands show support to Ed Sheeran ahead of Ipswich exhibition. More than 600,000 fans from around the world have shown their support to Ed Sheeran on Instagram ahead of his Ipswich homecoming shows and exhibition. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  49. Council U-turn on speech and language centre closures
    Council U-turn on speech and language centre closures. Three speech and language schools in Suffolk which had been earmarked for closure are set to be converted to specialist units attached to mainstream schools, education chiefs have said. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  50. Neglect contributed to six-year-old’s death from meningitis, inquest finds
    Neglect contributed to six-year-old’s death from meningitis, inquest finds. An inquest jury in Ipswich has criticised medical staff for failing to spot the signs of deadly meningitis in six-year-old Oliver Hall from Halesworth. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  51. Broomhill restoration set to start next year – could it be open early in 2021?
    Broomhill restoration set to start next year – could it be open early in 2021? Broomhill Pool could be open to the public again in spring 2021 – 20 years after its last swimmers left – following the signing of final paperwork to allow its restoration. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  52. Why did UEA bid to run Easton and Otley fail?
    Why did UEA bid to run Easton and Otley fail? There are question marks over why a bid from a top university to partner up with Easton and Otley College after its two failed Ofsteds was rejected. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  53. Boy, 11, in serious condition after Audi and bike collide in Kesgrave
    Boy, 11, in serious condition after Audi and bike collide in Kesgrave. Am 11-year-old boy is still seriously ill in hospital he was involved in an accident with an Audi in Kesgrave. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  54. Opinion: Easton and Otley College and an opportunity that was missed
    Opinion: Easton and Otley College and an opportunity that was missed. Where do you go if you are starting out in life and want to become a top farmer or an agricultural pioneer? Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  55. Plans for Easton and Otley break-up ‘not what I hoped for’, admits chair
    Plans for Easton and Otley break-up ‘not what I hoped for’, admits chair. The chair of governors at Easton and Otley College has admitted that the plans for its break-up are “not quite what I hoped for”. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  56. Tonight’s the night as Rod Stewart performs at Portman Road
    Tonight’s the night as Rod Stewart performs at Portman Road. Merchandise stands are being kitted out, sound-check is in full swing, and Rod Stewart fans are getting ready to rock out at Portman Road – here we take a sneak peek behind the scenes. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  57. Ed Sheeran hits Instagram to promote Made in Suffolk
    Ed Sheeran hits Instagram to promote Made in Suffolk. Ed Sheeran is spreading the news about an exhibition charting his career from schoolboy singer to international superstar at Ipswich’s Christchurch Mansion. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  58. Youngsters set to take on Junior Hog for EACH
    Youngsters set to take on Junior Hog for EACH. Children can now take part in one of Suffolk’s fun, muddy obstacle courses – thanks to construction of a new junior and family course. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  59. POPULAR:First look inside brand new cafe, Cuppa
    First look inside brand new cafe, Cuppa. This former fancy dress shop in Felixstowe has been transformed into a cakery and tearoom. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  60. Perfect portrait of Ed Sheeran revealed by Suffolk artist
    Perfect portrait of Ed Sheeran revealed by Suffolk artist. A Suffolk artist has unveiled her take on the county’s superstar Ed Sheeran ahead of a new exhibition. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  61. Ipswich scammer jailed after using dead woman’s bank account for money laundering
    Ipswich scammer jailed after using dead woman’s bank account for money laundering. An Ipswich fraudster is behind bars for his part in a criminal gangs’s million-pound money laundering scam. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  62. Ed Sheeran 'coming home' exhibition curated by dad
    BBC News: Ed Sheeran 'coming home' exhibition curated by dad The collection of art and photography focuses on the pop star's love for his home county. Continue reading.
  63. Emeli Sandé announces Ipswich date for her 2019 tour
    Emeli Sandé announces Ipswich date for her 2019 tour. The Ipswich Regent will welcome award-winning singer-songwriter and MBE Emeli Sandé when she visits the town on her UK tour. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  64. Man dead after early morning lorry crash on busy Suffolk road
    Man dead after early morning lorry crash on busy Suffolk road. A man has died after a serious lorry crash on a major road in Suffolk. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  65. Pub collects for family who lost everything in house fire
    Pub collects for family who lost everything in house fire. A pub has opened its doors as a collection point for donations to a family who lost everything in a devastating house fire in Ipswich. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  66. Crucial meetings over future of Bosch site
    Crucial meetings over future of Bosch site. An urgent meeting is being sought with Bosch senior management as the town mayor looks for assurances about the future of its Stowmarket factory site. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  67. Does the four villages decision jeopardise the northern bypass bid?
    Does the four villages decision jeopardise the northern bypass bid? Work on a northern bypass for Ipswich will not be affected by the government’s decision not to grant funding for a four villages bypass, council chiefs have said. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  68. All you need to know about the Queen’s birthday flypast
    All you need to know about the Queen’s birthday flypast. A procession of fighter jets, helicopters and army aircraft will fly over the region on Saturday as they make their way to Buckingham Palace for the Queen’s official birthday celebrations. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  69. Ecologist denies falsifying bat qualifications
    Ecologist denies falsifying bat qualifications. An ecologist accused of fraud denied lying about her qualifications to get a job with a Suffolk company when she was interviewed by police, a court has heard. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  70. Ed Sheeran 'coming home' exhibition curated by dad
    The collection of art and photography focuses on the pop star's love for his home county. Continue reading. on BBC News website.
  71. Serious lorry crash closes major Suffolk road for rush hour
    Serious lorry crash closes major Suffolk road for rush hour. A serious lorry crash has closed one carriageway of a busy Suffolk road while police investigate the scene. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  72. When Ed Sheeran didn’t play stadiums... ‘Intimate‘ exhibition to tell his Suffolk story
    When Ed Sheeran didn’t play stadiums. ‘Intimate‘ exhibition to tell his Suffolk story. A unique and intimate exhibition about Suffolk singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran will open in Ipswich this summer, coinciding with the star’s long-awaited homecoming concerts. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  73. ‘It’s time the government took action’ - Ipswich loses four shops during high street’s worst May on record
    ‘It’s time the government took action’ - Ipswich loses four shops during high street’s worst May on record. Four stores announced they would be leaving Ipswich during the worst May on record for British high streets. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  74. Boy, 10, seriously injured in Ipswich crash
    Boy, 10, seriously injured in Ipswich crash. A 10-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after a car and a bicycle collided in Foxhall Road. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  75. Ipswich landmark is converted into luxury homes - take a look inside here
    Ipswich landmark is converted into luxury homes - take a look inside here. The former Cedars Spiritualist Church in Ipswich has been transformed into two luxury four-storey townhouses complete with original Victorian features. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  76. Love Island winner spotted filming in seaside town
    Love Island winner spotted filming in seaside town. Last year’s Love Island winner Jack Fincham, who rose to fame after his on-air romance with Dani Dyer, has been filming for a popular daytime TV show in Clacton. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  77. Road blocked by fallen tree
    Road blocked by fallen tree. A road in Melton is blocked both ways after a tree fell across the carriageway. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  78. Grant funding awarded to support survivors of sexual abuse in Suffolk
    Grant funding awarded to support survivors of sexual abuse in Suffolk. Support services for survivors of sexual violence have secured almost half-a-million pounds of funding for the next three years. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  79. Teenage singer becomes Facebook sensation with amazing Castle on the Hill cover
    Teenage singer becomes Facebook sensation with amazing Castle on the Hill cover. A video of an Ipswich teenager singing Castle on the Hill by Ed Sheeran has been watched more than 41,000 times in less than two days. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  80. POPULAR:Ugly CornHenge is a national embarrassment for Ipswich
    A national newspaper has picked up on Ipswich Vision's failed Cornhill Project highlighting the £45k monoliths which it calls "Britain's worst sculpture" highlighting the fatality and in a day has been shared 2300+ times and gained 161 comments and growing. Ipswich doesn't need this sort of bad publicity. There is hope for Archant Suffolk's Ipswich Star. the monoliths (in my opinion) are neither a sculpture, statue or plinth! Worst of all the Daily Mail loves adding hundreds of photos to its articles.
  81. Ipswich house targeted in overnight burglary
    Ipswich house targeted in overnight burglary. A handbag, house and car keys were among the items stolen during a nighttime burglary in Foxhall Road. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  82. Poulter warns government has lost confidence in Suffolk road-building plans
    Poulter warns government has lost confidence in Suffolk road-building plans. Ministers at the Department for Transport have lost confidence in Suffolk County Council’s ability to develop major road-building projects after the collapse of the Upper Orwell Crossing scheme, a Conservative MP has claimed. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  83. Looking back at Stoke High School’s 1983 summer fete
    Looking back at Stoke High School’s 1983 summer fete. We take a look back at a summer fete at Stoke High School in 1983. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  84. Hundreds of puzzles to go on show at jigsaw festival
    Hundreds of puzzles to go on show at jigsaw festival. Scores of puzzlers have been busy putting the pieces together for the Wyverstone Jigsaw Festival, which will take place this weekend. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  85. Support for new homes on Stowmarket former school
    Support for new homes on Stowmarket former school. Stowmarket Town Council has backed a scheme to replace the former Stowmarket Middle School with 38 affordable homes. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  86. 25 of the best places for fish and chips in East Anglia
    25 of the best places for fish and chips in East Anglia. It’s National Fish and Chip Day on June 7. here are some of the most highly recommended restaurants, cafes and pubs dishing up the British classic in the region. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  87. New anti-knife crime lesson plans delivered to high school teachers
    New anti-knife crime lesson plans delivered to high school teachers. High schools around Suffolk are being encouraged to teach children about the realities of carrying a knife ahead of the summer holidays. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  88. Is your child pictured in Ipswich schools’ musical masterclass?
    Is your child pictured in Ipswich schools’ musical masterclass? If one voice standing up to racism can make a difference, a chorus of children is very powerful indeed. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  89. Heroic teenage first aid volunteer given key role at prestigious St Paul’s Cathedral event
    Heroic teenage first aid volunteer given key role at prestigious St Paul’s Cathedral event. A Kesgrave teenager and aspiring doctor has been given a prestigious role at national event as a thank you for her tireless efforts with a first aid charity. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  90. Greater Anglia tests new suburban trains for lines from London to region
    Greater Anglia tests new suburban trains for lines from London to region. The first complete new suburban train for Greater Anglia has been rolled out of the factory in Derby and is about to start trials at a test track in the East Midlands. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  91. Ipswich house fire thought to be ‘suspicious’, fire service say
    Ipswich house fire thought to be ‘suspicious’, fire service say. The cause of a major house fire in Ipswich is believed to be suspicious according to fire investigators. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  92. Farms across Suffolk and Essex invite public in for Open Farm Sunday
    Farms across Suffolk and Essex invite public in for Open Farm Sunday. Hundreds of farms, including across Suffolk and Essex, will be taking part in Open Farm Sunday on June 9. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  93. New estate agents opens in Ipswich
    New estate agents opens in Ipswich. One of the region’s leading estate agents is launching a new business in Ipswich - almost five years after selling his last firm. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  94. Can you spot your child in school’s Desert Rats Memorial Service?
    Can you spot your child in school’s Desert Rats Memorial Service? A school with a special connection to one of Britain’s most famous Second World War brigades held a moving commemorative service to marks its role in Suffolk. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  95. Unexplained Ipswich death ‘not suspicious’, police confirm
    Unexplained Ipswich death ‘not suspicious’, police confirm. Police officers have confirmed that the unexplained death of a woman in Ipswich is not being treated as suspicious. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  96. Unruly Pig chef heads to Spain to fly the flag for Suffolk cooking talent
    Unruly Pig chef heads to Spain to fly the flag for Suffolk cooking talent. A Suffolk chef has flown off to Spain to fly the flag for British-made cuisine as one of 14 ‘UK gastropub chef ambassadors’. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  97. Opening date of new Cardinal Park gym revealed
    Opening date of new Cardinal Park gym revealed. A new gym which took over the former sites of Flux Freestyle and Chimichanga in Ipswich’s Cardinal Park has revealed its opening date. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  98. The Suffolk Regiment and planning for D-Day
    The Suffolk Regiment and planning for D-Day. D-Day in Suffolk: putting the Germans off the scent. And D-Day for the Suffolk Regiment: what happened to the Suffolks on June 6 1944. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  99. D-Day: Dad was special. I never really appreciated that
    D-Day: Dad was special. I never really appreciated that. Eddie Young found love in Suffolk with a Land Girl. Then in 1944, with the Royal Army Medical Corps, he landed on Juno Beach. This is his story Continue reading.
  100. Throwback Thursday: Ipswich in 1997
    Throwback Thursday: Ipswich in 1997. Ipswich Town season tickets and National Cycle Week all feature in this week’s Throwback Thursday, as we take a look back to what was happening around Suffolk in 1997. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.