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  1. ‘I was terrified of life. I didn’t leave my house for two years’ - tattooist speaks out about mental health
    ‘I was terrified of life. I didn’t leave my house for two years’ - tattooist speaks out about mental health. A brave 25-year-old has spoken out about her decade long struggle with her mental health, how she overcame it and now wants to help others. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  2. Colchester Borough Council investigating taxi driver who was caught on CCTV defecating on the street
    Colchester Borough Council investigating taxi driver who was caught on CCTV defecating on the street. Licensing officers are investigating reports that a taxi driver stopped his car and defecated on a street in Colchester after CCTV footage has emerged of the incident. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  3. Suffolk schemes receive crime reduction grants worth more than £141k
    Suffolk schemes receive crime reduction grants worth more than £141k. Young people and victims of crime in Suffolk are among the beneficiaries of more than £141,000 in funding from the police and crime commissioner’s latest wave of grants. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  4. POPULAR:Ed Sheeran takes on new role as a koala bear
    Ed Sheeran takes on new role as a koala bear. Suffolk star Ed Sheeran has swapped his microphone for a tree top in his latest cameo appearance in a viral video. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  5. Were you playing for Felixstowe Rugby Club in 1972?
    Were you playing for Felixstowe Rugby Club in 1972? Felixstowe Rugby Club has been a fixture of the resort’s sporting activities for 89 years – and is still thriving. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  6. Fascinating historic images from 1966 when Funtasia came to Ipswich
    Fascinating historic images from 1966 when Funtasia came to Ipswich. It’s was simply a case of all fun and games at a funday in Ipswich in 1966. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  7. Dragonflies, spiders and deer feature in this week’s iWitness details challenge
    Dragonflies, spiders and deer feature in this week’s iWitness details challenge. This week we challenged our iWitness members to capturing the a subject in detail, so they kept their eyes peeled for the intricacies in life. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  8. Drink-drive trial thrown out of court after delays in disclosure on defence
    Drink-drive trial thrown out of court after delays in disclosure on defence. A specialist motoring lawyer has persuaded magistrates to throw out a Suffolk drink-driving case due to delays by the prosecution. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  9. See inside stunning home with a heated swimming pool and five acres of land
    See inside stunning home with a heated swimming pool and five acres of land. A west Suffolk property which has seven bedrooms and enough parking for 10 cars has gone on the market. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  10. Woman in her 70s seriously injured in Ipswich accident
    Woman in her 70s seriously injured in Ipswich accident. A moped rider is in hospital after suffering serious injuries in a mid-morning crash in the centre of Ipswich. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  11. Long queues on A12 heading for Suffolk after crash
    Long queues on A12 heading for Suffolk after crash. Drivers are currently facing queues on the A12 after an accident which has partially blocked the dual carriageway. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  12. Motorcycle lovers in hog heaven for St George’s Day bike show
    Motorcycle lovers in hog heaven for St George’s Day bike show. Whether a Triumph devotee, Honda fanatic or Harley-Davidson disciple, Kesgrave was the place to be for motorcycle lovers this weekend. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  13. Youngster donates 222 Easter eggs to poorly children
    Youngster donates 222 Easter eggs to poorly children. Children forced to spend the Easter break in hospital will have a slightly sweeter time thanks to the hard work of Spencer Morten, 7. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  14. Lottery-backed project to modernise Aldeburgh Museum to be ready by July
    Lottery-backed project to modernise Aldeburgh Museum to be ready by July. Work to create a “modern and progressive” heritage site in one of Suffolk’s oldest and most treasured buildings is under way. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  15. Heroin addicted degree student and ex-fitness coach stole to fund habit
    Heroin addicted degree student and ex-fitness coach stole to fund habit. A degree student and former personal trainer, who turned to shoplifting to fund heroin addiction, has been granted an appeal for help to kick the habit. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  16. DanceHouse marks ten years on Ipswich Waterfront by inviting Royal Ballet to gala
    DanceHouse marks ten years on Ipswich Waterfront by inviting Royal Ballet to gala. Ten years ago the Ipswich Waterfront gained an iconic building, the Jerwood DanceHouse. We teased out of artistic director Brendan Keaney the first details of the anniversary gala featuring the Royal Ballet Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  17. WATCH: Poignant short documentary reveals plight of dementia sufferers
    WATCH: Poignant short documentary reveals plight of dementia sufferers. A teenager from Ipswich has made a heartfelt documentary highlighting the plights of dementia sufferers and their families that will be played in hospitals across East Anglia. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  18. Investigation under way after forest fire near Woodbridge
    Investigation under way after forest fire near Woodbridge. Five fire crews fought an area of forest on fire near Woodbridge in the early hours of today. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  19. Man who slept in three empty homes convicted of breaking windows
    Man who slept in three empty homes convicted of breaking windows. A Ipswich man has been convicted of smashing the windows of three unoccupied properties after being found asleep in a vacant council house. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  20. Suffolk to be warm and sunny on Easter Sunday
    Suffolk to be warm and sunny on Easter Sunday. Suffolk is set to see another day of sun and blue skies on Easter Sunday as temperatures creep into the mid-twenties. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  21. Easter Bunny celebrates with families in Felixstowe
    Easter Bunny celebrates with families in Felixstowe. Easter bonnets were the order of the day in Felixstowe and, just for once, the sun had its hat on too. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  22. Cafe owners share tips on how to slim down despite being surrounded by temptation
    Cafe owners share tips on how to slim down despite being surrounded by temptation. The owners of Jacey’s Cafe in Ipswich have swapped cakes and chips for trainers and long walks as they drop seven dress sizes between them. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  23. Man admits assaulting police officer but claims ‘I threw a Rizzla at him’
    Man admits assaulting police officer but claims ‘I threw a Rizzla at him’. An Ipswich man has called it “petty” of police to charge him with assaulting an officer. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  24. Repeat drink-driver, 29, banned from every pub for three months
    Repeat drink-driver, 29, banned from every pub for three months. A Suffolk man has been banned from the road – and all pubs – after being caught drink-driving for the second time in six years. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  25. Families hit the beach as Suffolk basks in Easter sun
    Families hit the beach as Suffolk basks in Easter sun. Shorts and t-shirts were the order of the day today as Suffolk basked in warm Easter sunshine and beneath beautiful blue skies. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  26. Drink-driver road bans help roads police team inspector sleep well
    Drink-driver road bans help roads police team inspector sleep well. Police have admitted how much they relish catching drink-drivers after the latest batch of offenders were hauled into court. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  27. See cute pictures of paw-some Easter egg hunt
    See cute pictures of paw-some Easter egg hunt. More than 35 tails were wagging at Woodbridge’s first ever Easter egg hunt for dogs. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  28. Driver ‘unaware’ he was banned for using mobile on three occasions
    Driver ‘unaware’ he was banned for using mobile on three occasions. An Ipswich man has been reminded of the importance of notifying the authorities of a change in circumstances after claiming he was ‘unaware’ of being banned from driving. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  29. Drink-driver ran away from police after being stopped at filling station
    Drink-driver ran away from police after being stopped at filling station. A drink-driver has been banned from the road for almost two years after abandoning his car on an Ipswich filling station forecourt and leading police on a foot chase. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  30. Ben & Jerry’s ice cream and a Cry Babies doll are among the products being recalled
    Ben & Jerry’s ice cream and a Cry Babies doll are among the products being recalled. Trading Standards are urging the public to stop using a number of products as they do not pass safety regulations. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  31. Did you meet Phil Mitchell in Unit 17?
    Did you meet Phil Mitchell in Unit 17? TV legend Steve McFadden swapped Albert Square for Ipswich on Thursday night to kick-start the Easter bank holiday weekend. Do you recognise anyone in our gallery of the night? Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  32. A foodie in Rome: Where to eat the best pizza and gelato
    A foodie in Rome: Where to eat the best pizza and gelato. Our food and drink editor had the rather (ahem) difficult task of eating her way through the city. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  33. Cyclist could hold key to finding pair of robbers who carried out Colchester attack
    Cyclist could hold key to finding pair of robbers who carried out Colchester attack. A man was repeatedly punched and kicked by two men demanding money in a vicious assault in Colchester. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  34. The closure of a Chinese restaurant is among our most read stories
    The closure of a Chinese restaurant is among our most read stories. Ipswich backpackers held at gunpoint and tiny kittens rescued by firefighters were two of our top stories this week - make sure you have read our top five here. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  35. Brian Ralph: ‘Shakespeare – a playwright for today and all days’
    Brian Ralph: ‘Shakespeare – a playwright for today and all days’. Actor and Shakespeare aficinado Brian Ralph talks about his life-long love of The Bard and why Shakespeare remains Britain’s greatest wordsmith Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  36. Open-air service marks Good Friday at Felixstowe
    Open-air service marks Good Friday at Felixstowe. Hundreds of worshippers from across the Felixstowe area gathered in the sunshine in the town centre for a special open-air Good Friday service. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  37. The Lowestoft firm that books flights for Manchester United
    The Lowestoft firm that books flights for Manchester United. It’s the business travel firm you’ve never heard. CAROLINE CULOT spoke to Adam Knights, MD at ATPI. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  38. Stargazers capture stunning pictures of pink moon
    Stargazers capture stunning pictures of pink moon. Lunar fanatics experienced an early Easter treat last night with April’s full moon gracing the skies of Suffolk and Essex. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  39. Shakespeare’s Suffolk: Discovering how The Bard as actor-writer visited East Anglia
    Shakespeare’s Suffolk: Discovering how The Bard as actor-writer visited East Anglia. Shakespeare is synonymous with Stratford Upon Avon and The Globe theatre but as an actor he was frequently on tour and research has unearthed records of his visits to Suffolk Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  40. Record Easter temperatures on the cards as Suffolk basks in the sun
    Record Easter temperatures on the cards as Suffolk basks in the sun. Forecasters were today confidently predicting some of the best Easter weather for years – with temperatures in the 20Cs across the weekend. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  41. Boost your steps this summer and send your Fitbit into overdrive
    Boost your steps this summer and send your Fitbit into overdrive. The Elmer’s Big Parade launches on June 15 with 55 elephants, as well as 85 junior Elmers, painted in a variety of colourful designs and themes hidden around the town. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  42. Seaside fun with busy day of activities at Felixstowe
    Seaside fun with busy day of activities at Felixstowe. There’s plenty to do on Easter Saturday for people heading to the seaside – with Felixstowe hosting a wide range of events, from live music to crafts, car boot to litter picks, record fairs to coffee mornings. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  43. Ed sends super-fan Teigan a ‘perfect’ surprise
    Ed sends super-fan Teigan a ‘perfect’ surprise. Ed Sheeran has lent his support to a Suffolk charity after being inspired by the girl behind it. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  44. St Elizabeth Hospice reaches 1,500 sign-up milestone for Midnight Walk
    St Elizabeth Hospice reaches 1,500 sign-up milestone for Midnight Walk. A Suffolk hospice has reached a new milestone in its campaign to become the biggest and best Midnight Walk in the UK. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  45. Petition to protect Suffolk speech and language hubs reaches milestone
    Petition to protect Suffolk speech and language hubs reaches milestone. A petition to protect speech and language hubs across Suffolk has reached more than 1,000 signatures only a week after it was launched. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  46. Seaside traders celebrate bumper start to Easter weekend
    Seaside traders celebrate bumper start to Easter weekend. Temperatures peaked at 23C yesterday and families were keen to make the most of it by dancing in and out of the water fountains at Holywells Park, basking in the sun at Felixstowe and walking along the picturesque coast at Aldeburgh. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  47. Chelsea star backs Ipswich team’s actions after alleged racist chants
    Chelsea star backs Ipswich team’s actions after alleged racist chants. Chelsea’s first black football player - who faced years of racist abuse from the terraces - has backed a football manager’s decision for his side to walk off the pitch after allegedly receiving racist chants from the crowd. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  48. Fraudster who stole more than £236,000 and ‘predator’ rapist among those jailed this week
    Fraudster who stole more than £236,000 and ‘predator’ rapist among those jailed this week. The criminals who have been put behind Suffolk bars this week have been sentenced to a total of more than 16 years in prison – find out why here. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  49. Important Easter arrivals at Colchester Zoo
    Important Easter arrivals at Colchester Zoo. A zoo in Essex is celebrating the birth of two adorable red river hog piglets. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  50. Great Shakes! Do you remember these Shakespeare plays, workshops and more?
    Great Shakes! Do you remember these Shakespeare plays, workshops and more? The play’s the thing. but which one? Every year, schools and professional and amateur companies across East Anglia study, perform and reinterpret a wide range of Shakespearean dramas.
  51. 30 new homes at Church Meadow - and here you can take peak inside
    30 new homes at Church Meadow - and here you can take peak inside. There has been a rush of new homes coming to the market in Suffolk in recent weeks and house builder Bennett Homes is now adding their latest project to the list after completing 30 properties at Church Meadow, in Sproughton. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  52. Man seriously injured in town centre fight
    Man seriously injured in town centre fight. A man was seriously injured after a fight involving a number of people in Ipswich town centre last night, police have said. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  53. 5 ways to self-care so you can enjoy the bank holiday weekend
    5 ways to self-care so you can enjoy the bank holiday weekend. With NHS services expected to face a higher level of demand this Easter weekend, Suffolk GPs have shared some simple steps of how you can look after your family and enjoy the sunny weather – while also doing your bit to help hard-pressed medical staff. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  54. 9 all-you-can-eat Chinese buffet restaurants in Suffolk
    9 all-you-can-eat Chinese buffet restaurants in Suffolk. With The Golden Dragon at Cardinal Park now closed those hunting out a good value Chinese meal will have to look further afield - but where should you go for an all-you-can-eat experience in Suffolk? Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  55. Children make a splash as Holywells water feature switches on for summer
    Children make a splash as Holywells water feature switches on for summer. On the hottest day of the year children and families have been cooling off in the Holywells water park - turned on just in time for the Easter bank holiday. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  56. Fears Snape Maltings and Britten-Pears merger erases important LGBT story
    Fears Snape Maltings and Britten-Pears merger erases important LGBT story. The two organisations are set to merge in 2020 under the name The Benjamin Britten Foundation. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  57. Top Suffolk chefs to take on country’s finest in national awards
    Top Suffolk chefs to take on country’s finest in national awards. Two of Suffolk’s top chefs will be battling it out to win top awards in a national competition. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  58. POPULAR:Cyclist dies after crash with Land Rover in Creeting St Mary
    Cyclist dies after crash with Land Rover in Creeting St Mary. A man in his 40s has died following a road traffic collision involving a Land Rover in Creeting St Mary earlier this morning. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  59. Ex-Suffolk fire fighter to lead study into historic building fires
    Ex-Suffolk fire fighter to lead study into historic building fires. A former Suffolk fire safety expert is leading a comprehensive study into the risk historic buildings face from fire with the hope of preventing more heritage being lost. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  60. WATCH: Spring is in full swing in Ipswich
    WATCH: Spring is in full swing in Ipswich. Today is set to be the hottest day of the year so far in Suffolk and thousands are expected to enjoy the unseasonably warm weather in Christchurch Park over the four-day weekend. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  61. Busy road in Needham Market closed after car and bike crash
    Busy road in Needham Market closed after car and bike crash. An air ambulance has been called to the scene of a serious crash which has closed a busy road in Needham Market. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  62. What would you do if your favourite books, films or CDs simply disappeared?
    What would you do if your favourite books, films or CDs simply disappeared? Bob Dylan sang: ‘The Times They Are-A-Changin’ and that is certainly true of digital technology but for book lovers, music and film enthusiasts, it seems that life on a ‘cloud’ is not always for the better Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  63. Warning for dog walkers after adders sighted near Woodbridge
    Warning for dog walkers after adders sighted near Woodbridge. A concerned dog walker has voiced his concerns after spotting two venomous snakes in two days in Sutton Heath. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  64. First look inside Sutton Hoo after six month revamp - with life size replica of famous Anglo Saxon boat
    First look inside Sutton Hoo after six month revamp - with life size replica of famous Anglo Saxon boat. Sutton Hoo has reopened to the public after a £4million revamp - and now includes a replica of the famous ship under which Saxon king King Raedwald was buried. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  65. Ed Sheeran posts emotional apology as he is forced to cancel gig at the 11th hour
    Ed Sheeran posts emotional apology as he is forced to cancel gig at the 11th hour. Ed Sheeran has taken to social media to apologise to fans after he was forced to cancel a date on his World Tour which will end with four huge shows in Ipswich. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  66. Show home being prepared at Winerack development
    Show home being prepared at Winerack development. The long-awaited Ipswich Winerack development is on track for completion at the end of the year, say the developers as the prepare to open their first show apartment. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  67. Special educational needs service underfunded by £2.1m from central government, union says
    Special educational needs service underfunded by £2. 1m from central government, union says. Children with special educational needs and disabilities in Suffolk are missing out on millions of pounds in funding, according to new data. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  68. Can you help find this missing man from Melton?
    Can you help find this missing man from Melton? Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing 62-year-old man who failed to show up to work on Thursday morning. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  69. Hospital burglar caught emerging from bush equipped with bolt croppers
    Hospital burglar caught emerging from bush equipped with bolt croppers. A burglar was found with a pair of bolt croppers when arrested on suspicion of stealing more than £1,000 of computer equipment from Ipswich Hospital. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  70. Good Friday set to be Suffolk And Essex’s hottest day of the year
    Good Friday set to be Suffolk And Essex’s hottest day of the year. Sunbathers armed with ice creams and deck chairs could again swarm on the Suffolk seaside ahead of what could be the hottest day of the year. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  71. Don’t expect to see team of canvassers on Good Friday or Easter Day!
    Don’t expect to see team of canvassers on Good Friday or Easter Day! With a late Easter and local council elections just 10 days away, candidates and their supporters will carry on campaigning over the Bank Holiday weekend. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  72. Police arrest man after Ipswich robbery
    Police arrest man after Ipswich robbery. Police have arrested a 35-year-old man in connection with a robbery at an Ipswich convenience shop. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  73. Police issue appeal after phony water engineers burgle Ipswich pensioner’s home
    Police issue appeal after phony water engineers burgle Ipswich pensioner’s home. A woman in her 70s had money stolen from her purse by two men who called at her Ipswich home posing as water engineers. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  74. Former Chelsea footballer says young people need strong models head of community football tournament
    Former Chelsea footballer says young people need strong models head of community football tournament. A former Chelsea football player who rebuilt his life after getting involved in drugs says young people need strong role models and hope for the future to keep them out of the clutches of gangs. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  75. Retro nightclub offers cocktails and a sweet shop
    Retro nightclub offers cocktails and a sweet shop. New nightclub Rubix is set to open in the former Waikiki bar later this month, bringing the 70s, 80s and 90s back to Colchester. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  76. Spot the difference: where are all Ipswich Cornhill’s deckchairs?
    Spot the difference: where are all Ipswich Cornhill’s deckchairs? As the sun shone and weather forecasters promised a glorious Easter, it looks as if youngsters are set to have fun in Ipswich Cornhill’s new fountains. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  77. Decision made on latest Sproughton homes application
    Decision made on latest Sproughton homes application. A community being inundated with applications for hundreds of homes has expressed relief after one set of proposals was turned down. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  78. How to half the cost of your train fare to London
    How to half the cost of your train fare to London. Rail fares in the UK are notoriously complex – with walk-on fares, advance purchase tickets and a variety of options – and a commission is currently looking at ways of simplifying the system. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  79. Obituary: Motor-racing star Jim Russell − three times national champion and a man who beat Stirling Moss
    Obituary: Motor-racing star Jim Russell − three times national champion and a man who beat Stirling Moss. Born above a Norfolk fish shop, Jim was a Formula Three star, nurtured F1 champion Emerson Fittipaldi and ran a horse stud in Suffolk. He ‘will be remembered as a legend’ Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  80. How can you cut in half the cost of your rail trip to London?
    How can you cut in half the cost of your rail trip to London? Rail fares in the UK are notoriously complex – with walk-on fares, advance purchase tickets and a variety of options – and a commission is currently looking at ways of simplifying the system. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  81. POPULAR:Family heartache as fire hits new thatched roof at home near Stowmarket
    Family heartache as fire hits new thatched roof at home near Stowmarket. A family fled their Suffolk home after fire broke out in its thatched roof on the final day of a two month £25,000 restoration. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  82. Warning as girl, 11 assaulted in Ipswich park
    Warning as girl, 11 assaulted in Ipswich park. A woman approached a young girl as she played in Alderman Park, Ipswich yesterday afternoon and pulled her arm, police have said. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  83. Do you recognise the men in these CCTV pictures?
    Do you recognise the men in these CCTV pictures? A CCTV image has been released by police after a woman in her 80s was punched in the face outside Betfred bookmakers in Ipswich. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  84. Call centre jobs under threat
    Call centre jobs under threat. Staff at Anglian Home Improvements have been warned their jobs could be at risk as the company looks to close an Ipswich call centre - less than a year after it opened. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  85. Climate activists threaten to ‘shut down’ Heathrow Airport on Good Friday
    Climate activists threaten to ‘shut down’ Heathrow Airport on Good Friday. Climate activists have threatened to “shut down” Heathrow Airport this Easter bank holiday weekend. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  86. Pete Mazur flown to Ipswich Hospital after Cape Verde sickness ordeal
    Pete Mazur flown to Ipswich Hospital after Cape Verde sickness ordeal. The wife of a Suffolk tourist who suffered a collapsed lung during a family holiday to Cape Verde has revealed it is a relief to have him back in the UK after he was flown home by air ambulance. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  87. Dedham’s Sun Inn named best pub in Essex
    Dedham’s Sun Inn named best pub in Essex. A popular country pub is in the running to become one of the region’s best after being named the top watering hole in Essex. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  88. Our pain must never be repeated, say families of tragic Ipswich couple who died in stabbings
    Our pain must never be repeated, say families of tragic Ipswich couple who died in stabbings. Families of a husband and wife who died when he killed her and himelf after a crisis team missed opportunities to prevent their deaths have said: “We do not wish to see the pain our families are experiencing repeated. ” Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  89. A14 REOPENED after oil spill closed westbound carriageway for four hours
    A14 REOPENED after oil spill closed westbound carriageway for four hours. The A14 has reopened after a four-hour closure due to a quater of a mile oil spill. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  90. Hottest day of the year for region with warmer weather to come
    Hottest day of the year for region with warmer weather to come. East Anglia is enjoying the hottest day of the year so far. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  91. Nine fire engines respond to thatched roof fire near Stowmarket
    Nine fire engines respond to thatched roof fire near Stowmarket. A thatched roof fire near Stowmarket has prompted a huge response from Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  92. Action taken after complaints about scrambler bikes
    Action taken after complaints about scrambler bikes. A teenage boy has been charged in connection with anti-social motorcycle use in south-east Ipswich after officers spotted a scrambler bike being used illegally on April 14. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  93. Can you help finish the Blue Cross garden?
    Can you help finish the Blue Cross garden? Work has started to transform the garden at the Blue Cross centre in Wherstead - but more volunteers are needed in order to complete it. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  94. Oil spill closes A14 westbound at Levington
    Oil spill closes A14 westbound at Levington. The A14 has been closed westbound at Levington after a broken down car caused an oil spill which covered the road. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  95. Long delays after car crash outside Colchester Zoo
    Long delays after car crash outside Colchester Zoo. A car crash near the entrance to Colchester Zoo is causing long delays for school holiday visitors. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  96. Ipswich Town players taking a dip and American football - a look back to Ipswich in 1991
    Ipswich Town players taking a dip and American football - a look back to Ipswich in 1991. Ipswich Town players taking a dip and American football all in this week’s Throwback Thursday as we take a look back at Ipswich in 1991. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  97. Could historic building become a new school?
    Could historic building become a new school? A rural Mid Suffolk landmark could be getting a new lease of life as a special school, if plans are approved. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  98. Everything you need to know about Ipswich-born presenter Jeremy Wade’s new TV show
    Everything you need to know about Ipswich-born presenter Jeremy Wade’s new TV show. The extreme fisherman and River Monster star’s new series is on Discovery’s Animal Planet at the end of this month. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  99. Two dogs rescued from Essex flat after starting kitchen fire
    Two dogs rescued from Essex flat after starting kitchen fire. Two dogs have been rescued from a first floor flat in Essex after they started a fire in the kitchen. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  100. Kilo of cocaine found in raid on Ipswich man’s home
    Kilo of cocaine found in raid on Ipswich man’s home. An Ipswich man who was arrested after police officers found more than a kilo of cocaine during a raid at his home has been jailed for four years and ten months. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.