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  1. A listed building is safeguarded for use by the community it serves
    A listed building is safeguarded for use by the community it serves. The building that has been Framlingham Conservative Club for more than a century will carry on serving the town’s community. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  2. Donations to Kevin Beattie statue appeal reach £12,000 in just two days
    Donations to Kevin Beattie statue appeal reach £12,000 in just two days. Donations have continued to pour in for the campaign for a statue of Ipswich Town legend Kevin Beattie – with the grand total up to around £12,000 in two days. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  3. “No plan b” if savings programme fails, council says
    “No plan b” if savings programme fails, council says. Finance chiefs at Suffolk County Council have warned they “don’t have a plan B” if its savings programmes do not generate tens of millions in savings over the next four years. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  4. BTS provides tree management services for utility companies
    BTS provides tree management services for utility companies. Engineering and environmental services company, RSK Group, has acquired Suffolk-based tree surgeons the BTS Group and the TBF Contracting businesses TBF Traffic and TBF Scaffolding. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  5. Suffolk house prices go into negative territory for the first time since April
    Suffolk house prices go into negative territory for the first time since April. House prices in Suffolk declined by 0. 2%, in October, despite witnessing a 2. 3% rise over the last 12 months. Continue reading.
  6. One of Suffolk’s biggest companies collapses with debts of around £10m
    One of Suffolk’s biggest companies collapses with debts of around £10m. A construction company that a year ago was one of the region’s biggest success stories has gone into liquidation, with more than 400 creditors and debts of around £10m. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  7. Find out which pharmacies are open on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day
    Find out which pharmacies are open on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. Make sure you know which pharmacies are open in case you need health advice or medicine over the festive period. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  8. Fly-tipper could face jail for dumping almost 30 tonnes of waste on farms
    Fly-tipper could face jail for dumping almost 30 tonnes of waste on farms. A 57-year-old man could be facing prison and almost £15,000 in costs for dumping 28. 5 tonnes of rubbish on Suffolk farmland. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  9. `Be a brick, buy a brick’ for Colchester foodbank
    `Be a brick, buy a brick’ for Colchester foodbank. The staff at Kent Blaxill in Colchester have collected ten boxes of food for the local foodbank this Christmas. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  10. WATCH: First look inside new east of England ambulances
    WATCH: First look inside new east of England ambulances. This is the first look inside new ambulances due to hit to road in the east of England by early next year. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  11. Santa Paws 2018 – Our gallery of your Christmassy pets
    Santa Paws 2018 – Our gallery of your Christmassy pets. From dogs dressed as Rudolph to a snake curled up in tinsel, our readers definitely did not disappoint with their Christmas-themed animal snaps. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  12. Latest Inspire Suffolk Prince’s Trust group graduates
    Latest Inspire Suffolk Prince’s Trust group graduates. The latest group of youngsters have graduated from Inspire Suffolk’s Prince’s Trust 12-week team programme and have taken a positive next step into work, education, further training or volunteering. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  13. What’s the best supermarket Christmas cake for 2018?
    What’s the best supermarket Christmas cake for 2018? We put supermarket Christmas cakes to the test. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  14. ‘This is an unimaginable situation’ - family’s sadness at death of ‘wonderful’ mum-of-three
    ‘This is an unimaginable situation’ - family’s sadness at death of ‘wonderful’ mum-of-three. The family of a popular cafe owner who died in a road crash have paid tributes to a “wonderful lady who will be missed by everyone”. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  15. Ipswich’s sad and gruesome nativity scene - now Joseph has had his head cut off too
    Ipswich’s sad and gruesome nativity scene - now Joseph has had his head cut off too. After Mary was decapitated, baby Jesus was stolen, and now with just a week to go until Christmas Day, Joseph has had his head cut off too from the nativity scene outside All Saints Church in Ipswich. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  16. Ambulance bosses urge people to stay safe ahead of ‘Black Friday’
    Ambulance bosses urge people to stay safe ahead of ‘Black Friday’. The region’s ambulance bosses have urged revellers to “be prepared and stay safe” ahead of ‘Black Friday’ where office Christmas parties put a strain on emergency resources. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  17. Car ‘with smell of cannabis’ stopped by police
    Car ‘with smell of cannabis’ stopped by police. A driver has been arrested after reportedly testing positive for both cannabis and cocaine in a roadside drug test. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  18. Sharing knowledge and clinical experience
    Sharing knowledge and clinical experience. Suffolk-based IPRS Mediquipe (Part of the IPRS Group) hosted their well-regarded Isokinetic User Day at St George’s Park - FA National Football Centre in Burton upon Trent. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  19. £5.99 rooms at Ipswich hotel in Christmas sale
    £5. 99 rooms at Ipswich hotel in Christmas sale. A budget hotel opening in the new year is set to launch a Christmas flash-sale with rooms in Ipswich from just £5. 99. Continue reading.
  20. Opus Teach launched in September 2018 with aims to improve standards
    Opus Teach launched in September 2018 with aims to improve standards. Suffolk County Council-owned supply teaching agency, Opus Teach, is celebrating after achieving REC Audited Education status. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  21. Ports police could gain sweeping new ‘armoury of powers’, lawyer warns
    Ports police could gain sweeping new ‘armoury of powers’, lawyer warns. Police at ports such as Felixstowe and Harwich could be given a “bristling armoury of powers” to detain people for up to six hours in a bid to fight crime, a Suffolk lawyer has warned. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  22. Key town centre road to be closed for emergency repairs
    Key town centre road to be closed for emergency repairs. A key road which forms a route through a Suffolk town is to be closed for most of today (Wednesday, December 19) so that emergency repairs can be carried out. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  23. Cyclist injured after collision with car
    Cyclist injured after collision with car. Emergency services have been called to the scene of an accident involving a car and a cyclist. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  24. Funding provides leg-up for entrepreneurs in Colchester
    Funding provides leg-up for entrepreneurs in Colchester. Colchester Business Enterprise Agency (Colbea) has won £32,740 of NatWest funding to re-launch ‘In the Market for Success’ and offer places to a further 100 businesswomen on the award-winning programme. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  25. ‘Six figure sum’ spent on revamping co-op stores and funeral homes in Suffolk
    ‘Six figure sum’ spent on revamping co-op stores and funeral homes in Suffolk. Central England Co-operative has revealed it has invested over £13. 4 million nationwide and created dozens of jobs as part of ongoing efforts to improve their customer experience in 2018. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  26. POPULAR:Ipswich stabbing: Victim named as Daniel Saunders
    Police believe the stabbing of Daniel Saunders in Ipswich "was not a random attack". Continue reading. on BBC News website.
  27. Rain for most of the day but still no snow
    Rain for most of the day but still no snow. Rain will continue to plague East Anglia throughout the day with no signs of snow falling. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  28. Witness describes seeing man pick up piece of metal before alleged killing, court hears
    Witness describes seeing man pick up piece of metal before alleged killing, court hears. A resident of an Ipswich block of flats has told the jury in the trial of six defendants accused of murdering an Ipswich teenager that she saw a man get out of a van and pick up a piece of metal shortly before the alleged killing. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  29. New pictures chart building of Ipswich Tidal Barrier over two and a half years
    New pictures chart building of Ipswich Tidal Barrier over two and a half years. The finishing touches to a £70million flood protection scheme in Ipswich are being put in place, with a vibrant new public space among the final elements being crafted. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  30. Academy trust announced for Ipswich Bridge School
    Academy trust announced for Ipswich Bridge School. The academy trust set to take over a struggling special school in Ipswich has formally been announced. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  31. POPULAR:Ipswich stabbing victim named as 32-year-old Daniel Saunders
    Ipswich stabbing victim named as 32-year-old Daniel Saunders. A 32-year-old man stabbed to death in an Ipswich street has been formally identified by police. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  32. Alleged drug driver stopped with child in car on Ipswich road
    Alleged drug driver stopped with child in car on Ipswich road. A driver with a young child in tow reportedly tested positive for cannabis after being stopped by police on an Ipswich street. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  33. That festive feeling at the EADT and Ipswich Star’s Concert of Carols
    That festive feeling at the EADT and Ipswich Star’s Concert of Carols. The EADT and Ipswich Star’s concert of carols was held on Tuesday evening as festive preparations stepped up a gear. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  34. Why a white Christmas is something we can normally only dream off
    Why a white Christmas is something we can normally only dream off. If you’re hoping for a White Christmas in East Anglia in 2018, you’re almost certain to be disappointed – but you really shouldn’t be surprised, according to Paul Geater. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  35. Donations flood in for Kevin Beattie statue campaign – with £8,000 raised in first morning
    Donations flood in for Kevin Beattie statue campaign – with £8,000 raised in first morning. The campaign for a statue of Ipswich Town’s greatest ever player, Kevin Beattie, has got off to a flying start. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  36. Cab company becomes a big cat of the taxi world after swallowing up a competitor
    Cab company becomes a big cat of the taxi world after swallowing up a competitor. A taxi company in Colchester has become one of the biggest cab companies in the region, after taking over one of the town’s other leading taxi operators. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  37. Manningtree train station to gain 220 parking spaces
    Manningtree train station to gain 220 parking spaces. It has emerged that plans to extend the Manningtree train station car park have been approved. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  38. Greater Anglia: First Class seats scrapped on most trains
    Greater Anglia says the move and the addition of longer trains will increase capacity by 20%. Continue reading. on BBC News website.
  39. Ipswich Town star lends support to RED January mental health campaign
    Ipswich Town star lends support to RED January mental health campaign. Ipswich Town star Toto Nsiala has shown his support for a new mental health campaign - which encourages people to get active every day to help keep away the New Year blues. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  40. Twilight 5k road race in Ipswich is picked to host national championships
    Twilight 5k road race in Ipswich is picked to host national championships. The Ipswich Twilight 5k race has been chosen by Athletics England to host the national 5k championships - with one top runner saying he looks to smash the British record at the event. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  41. POPULAR:Universal Wealth: 'Fraudster' Steve Long jailed over missing £25m
    An alleged fraudster accused of ripping off hundreds of pensioners is jailed for contempt of court. Continue reading. on BBC News website.
  42. Karen Hales murder: 'Fresh information' on 1993 killing
    Karen Hales, 21, was stabbed multiple times and her body set on fire on 21 November 1993 Continue reading. on BBC News website.
  43. Menswear retailer closes down its three remaining stores in Suffolk and Norfolk
    Menswear retailer closes down its three remaining stores in Suffolk and Norfolk. More empty shop windows have appeared in East Anglian town centres as one of the largest menswear retailers in the UK has gone into administration for the second time in two years, after failing to find anyone to take it over. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  44. POPULAR:Calls lead to ‘fresh information’ in unsolved Karen Hales murder case
    Calls lead to ‘fresh information’ in unsolved Karen Hales murder case. A number of calls have provided police with “fresh information” over the brutal murder of an Ipswich mother 25 years ago following an anniversary appeal last month. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  45. Smash and grab burglar who targeted village stores jailed
    Smash and grab burglar who targeted village stores jailed. A burglar who was part of a gang which carried out a number of nighttime raids at village stores in Suffolk has been jailed for 32 months. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  46. Man jailed after failing to recover clients’ £25million missing savings
    Man jailed after failing to recover clients’ £25million missing savings. An alleged fraudster accused of ripping off hundreds of pensioners has been jailed after he failed to help former clients track down a missing £25million. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  47. POPULAR:Variable Message Signs: Are they in the right place?
    The Variable Message Signs tender report suggests 9 proposed Variable Message Signs (VMS) for 12 town centre car parks of Crown MSCP, West End Road Car Park, Portman Road Car Park, Elm Street Car Park, Spiral Car Park, Cox Lane Car Park, Regent Car Park, Cox Lane NCP Car Park, Blackfriars (Foundation Street) MSCP, Tacket Street Car Park, NCP Tower Ramparts Car Park and Buttermarket MSCP. All council car parks mentioned (as shaded black in the below photo) will be included in the scheme but private operators have to opt in.
  48. Detectives granted additional 36 hours to interview murder suspects
    Detectives granted additional 36 hours to interview murder suspects. Detectives investigating a fatal stabbing in Ipswich at the weekend have been granted more time to quiz three people arrested on suspicion of murder. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  49. Woodbridge-based tech company recognised as one of Britain’s fastest-growing businesses
    Woodbridge-based tech company recognised as one of Britain’s fastest-growing businesses. A tech company based in Woodbridge has been named in a ‘Top 100 fastest growing businesses in the UK’ report. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  50. ‘Disrespectful’ vandals slammed after poignant war memorial damaged
    ‘Disrespectful’ vandals slammed after poignant war memorial damaged. An Ipswich headmaster has slammed vandals who police believe damaged a school display commemorating soldiers who fought in the First World War. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  51. To tip or not to tip over Christmas - that is the question
    To tip or not to tip over Christmas - that is the question. Will you be giving any tips, or “Christmas boxes” to delivery people this Christmas? Have your say in our poll. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  52. Greater Anglia to end First Class seats in most of its trains across region
    Greater Anglia to end First Class seats in most of its trains across region. Greater Anglia is to eliminate First Class seats on almost all its trains from the start of 2020. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  53. Employers need to look ‘beyond the CV’ to recruit the right talent for their business, says Suffolk skills experts
    Employers need to look ‘beyond the CV’ to recruit the right talent for their business, says Suffolk skills experts. To recruit the best candidates companies must be prepared to step outside the traditional ways of doing things, according to Michelle Pollard, managing director of Spider. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  54. ‘Superman’ police officer hailed a community hero after saving woman’s life
    ‘Superman’ police officer hailed a community hero after saving woman’s life. Pc Jon Harvey had to strip to his underpants to dive into the water and save a woman from drowning in Ipswich marina - so his colleagues treated him to some Superman underpants in honour of his life-saving feat. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  55. Essex cosmetic surgery clinic up for sale after administration
    Essex cosmetic surgery clinic up for sale after administration. Baddow Hospital, a private hospital in Chelmsford, Essex, is up for sale after the business went into administration. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  56. Colchester-based university centre turns to Norfolk’s UEA to award its degree programme
    Colchester-based university centre turns to Norfolk’s UEA to award its degree programme. University Centre Colchester has announced a new academic partnership with the University of East Anglia, accusing its former long term partner, the University of Essex, of being ‘more focused on international partnerships. ’ Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  57. Stansted Airport wants to be the ‘Chinese gateway to the East of England’
    Stansted Airport wants to be the ‘Chinese gateway to the East of England’. Stansted Airport has been stepping up talks with China on launching new long-haul routes to the East. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  58. Three arrested in Ipswich murder investigation remain in custody
    Three arrested in Ipswich murder investigation remain in custody. Three people arrested on suspicion of murder following a fatal stabbing in Ipswich on Sunday are still being quizzed by detectives. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  59. Region set to avoid rain during the day - but it will hit later
    Region set to avoid rain during the day - but it will hit later. Most of East Anglia will avoid the heavy rain sweeping across western parts of the UK during the day – but it will reach the region tonight. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  60. Suffolk school wants to hear from former students
    Suffolk school wants to hear from former students. Former pupils from Stowupland High School are being urged to go back to the classroom to inspire the current crop of students. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  61. ‘The Beat Goes On’ – Campaign launched for statue of Town legend Kevin Beattie
    ‘The Beat Goes On’ – Campaign launched for statue of Town legend Kevin Beattie. Today we launch a campaign for a lasting memorial to Ipswich Town’s greatest ever player, Kevin Beattie, on what would have been his 65th birthday. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  62. Pubs ‘play important role in Christmas celebrations’, survey suggests
    Pubs ‘play important role in Christmas celebrations’, survey suggests. Almost three quarters (73%) of Britons enjoy a visit to the pub at Christmas, underlining its role in the community, according to a survey. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  63. Experienced priest to help people of Ipswich explore Christian faith
    Experienced priest to help people of Ipswich explore Christian faith. A priest who brings huge experience helping churches to grow and reach out to children, young people and families has been chosen to become one of the most senior clergy in Suffolk. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  64. Woman dies at scene of serious crash
    Woman dies at scene of serious crash. A woman in her 40s has died in a crash between a coach and two cars in Suffolk. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  65. Three arrested for drug driving during police crackdown
    Three arrested for drug driving during police crackdown. No less than 55 road offences were committed and three people arrested for drug-driving as police carried out a crackdown. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  66. Three raids in Suffolk, one of which led to police chase, may be linked
    Three raids in Suffolk, one of which led to police chase, may be linked. A spate of burglaries that ended in a village hall break-in and police chase on the A14 has sparked an appeal. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  67. Park is renowned for its seasonal flower displays
    Park is renowned for its seasonal flower displays. Colchester Borough Council’s grounds maintenance contractor, idVerde, was principal award winner 2018 at the British Association of Landscape Industries (BALI) National Awards, in recognition of its high-quality workmanship in Castle Park. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  68. POPULAR:Tom Hunt: Northern Bypass Open Letter & Reply
    Northern Bypass Open Letter to Tom Hunt Tom Hunt's Reply For anyone who wonders, APPG is an acronym for "All-Party Parliamentary Group". Not elected yet and speaking the lingo. I have heard of them but didn't automatically associate "APPG" with it. .
  69. ‘There must be no more deaths’ - Four mother’s who lost sons to suicide join London protest for better mental health care
    ‘There must be no more deaths’ - Four mother’s who lost sons to suicide join London protest for better mental health care. Four bereaved mothers travelled to London on Monday to demand change in mental health services in Norfolk and Suffolk. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  70. Dog owner fined after border collie bit two people ‘out of the blue’
    Dog owner fined after border collie bit two people ‘out of the blue’. A dog owner has been fined more than £1,000 after his border collie bit two people on the wrist. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  71. Raiders smash their way into Woodbridge jewellers
    Raiders smash their way into Woodbridge jewellers. Burglars broke into a jewellery shop in Woodbridge before stealing several valuable items. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  72. Pedestrian hit by car in Ipswich’s Bixley Road
    Pedestrian hit by car in Ipswich’s Bixley Road. A major route out of Ipswich is currently blocked following a crash involving a car and a pedestrian. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  73. The international political research organisation that has been based in Colchester for almost 50 years
    The international political research organisation that has been based in Colchester for almost 50 years. Colchester-based scholarly association, the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR), has chosen a Sudbury agency to support the commemoration of its 50-year anniversary in 2020. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  74. POPULAR:First details revealed of new teaching hub for Suffolk New College
    First details revealed of new teaching hub for Suffolk New College. New higher education courses currently not on offer in Ipswich could be provided in a new contemporary teaching hub in the town’s Education Quarter. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  75. Feeling festive at Loft & Spires
    Feeling festive at Loft & Spires. Staff at a Bury St Edmunds home and gift shop are celebrating after their window display was judged to be the most festive in town. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  76. POPULAR:Ipswich stabbing: Two men and a woman arrested in murder probe
    Police say they believe the fatal stabbing in Ipswich "was not a random attack". Continue reading. on BBC News website.
  77. 21 top children’s books to enjoy over the Christmas holidays
    21 top children’s books to enjoy over the Christmas holidays. The festive season offers the perfect time to get cosy with a book. Children’s librarians in Ipswich have drawn up a list of 21 top titles to enjoy over the Christmas holidays. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  78. Three arrested following stun gun Post Office robbery
    Three arrested following stun gun Post Office robbery. Three people have been arrested following a robbery at Stoke by Nayland Post Office – where a staff member was assaulted with a stun gun. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  79. ‘Closing down sale’ signs seen at popular Ipswich fashion store
    ‘Closing down sale’ signs seen at popular Ipswich fashion store. Cut-price clothing retailer Peacocks is set to close its Ipswich town centre store in Carr Street, it has emerged. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  80. Were you snapped in Yates on Saturday?
    Were you snapped in Yates on Saturday? Were you donning your favourite Christmas jumper and celebrating your work’s Christmas party on Saturday? Scroll through our gallery of Yates in Ipswich to see if you can spot someone you know. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  81. Three arrested in Ipswich murder investigation
    Three arrested in Ipswich murder investigation. Three people have been arrested on suspicion of murder following a fatal stabbing in Ipswich on Sunday. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  82. Ipswich business centre community supports FIND
    Ipswich business centre community supports FIND. Basepoint Business Centre staff and licensees have had a busy December collecting together food and supplies to donate to local Ipswich charity FIND, the food bank charity. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  83. ‘We don’t go out at night anymore’ – Neighbours react to horror of fatal stabbing in Ipswich
    ‘We don’t go out at night anymore’ – Neighbours react to horror of fatal stabbing in Ipswich. Shocked neighbours in an Ipswich community where a man was stabbed and killed in broad daylight say they do not feel safe living there as a murder probe continues. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  84. Ipswich firm provides logistics software for new rail freight facility in Yorkshire
    Ipswich firm provides logistics software for new rail freight facility in Yorkshire. Logistics software created by an Ipswich firm is being used at a new ‘intermodal’ rail freight facility. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  85. Jobs boost for Lowestoft
    Jobs boost for Lowestoft. A jobs boost is on the way for Lowestoft, with a number of newskilled jobs on the East Anglia ONE windfarm, being developed by ScottishPower Renewables off the Suffolk coast, now available. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  86. Use of stop and search powers down almost 75% since 2014 reforms
    Use of stop and search powers down almost 75% since 2014 reforms. Police use of stop and search powers fell almost 75% in the four years since reforms aimed at more intelligence-led operations and better arrest ratios. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  87. Investigation launched into Ipswich driving instructor complaints
    Investigation launched into Ipswich driving instructor complaints. Officials are investigating complaints about driving instruction in Ipswich, which follow reports of an instructor testing positive for a class-A drug during a lesson in the town. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  88. A selection of children’s clothes are being recalled - make sure you don’t own these items
    A selection of children’s clothes are being recalled - make sure you don’t own these items. Unicorn onesies, Christmas Santa hoodies, and a cat hat are among the products currently being recalled. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  89. Movers & Shakers: Law firm has four aspiring young lawyers training ‘on the job’
    Movers & Shakers: Law firm has four aspiring young lawyers training ‘on the job’. Ipswich-based law firm Ashtons Legal now has four aspiring young lawyers training under its Six Year Solicitors Apprenticeship. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  90. Online retailer ASOS Christmas sales falter
    Online retailer ASOS Christmas sales falter. Online retailer Asos has warned over sales and profits after experiencing a “significant deterioration” in trading in the run-up to Christmas. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  91. POPULAR:Laura Ashley, which has stores in Woodbridge and Colchester, is planning to close 40 outlets
    Laura Ashley, which has stores in Woodbridge and Colchester, is planning to close 40 outlets. Laura Ashley is to close around 40 stores, as the company’s new chairman pushes ahead with a fresh vision for the brand which includes expansion in China. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  92. Changing the world, one small step at a time
    Changing the world, one small step at a time. Every since the Blue Planet series on television, which highlighted the damage plastics are doing to wildlife in the oceans, businesses and individuals have questioned the use of plastics, and looked at ways of ditching them. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  93. Shareholders divided over design of multi-million pound pier revamp
    Shareholders divided over design of multi-million pound pier revamp. Shareholders in Shotley’s iconic Victorian pier are voting on its future design – but some feel they are being ignored. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  94. Revealed: The best places to eat and drink in Ipswich
    Revealed: The best places to eat and drink in Ipswich. From top notch cafes to fancy restaurants, these are officially the best places to wine and dine in Ipswich. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  95. Young carers given special evening by East Anglia’s lottery winners
    Young carers given special evening by East Anglia’s lottery winners. Two national lottery winners are doing their part and getting hands-on for a big Christmas party for young carers in Essex. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  96. Supplying surgical instruments and operating theatre products
    Supplying surgical instruments and operating theatre products. Newmarket-based specialist healthcare manufacturer and supplier, Unisurge, is investing in growth in the town, increasing production and creating new jobs. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  97. Ipswich murder probe: Everything we know so far
    Ipswich murder probe: Everything we know so far. A murder investigation is under way in Ipswich today after a man was stabbed to death in broad daylight. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  98. Full list of roadworks on major roads including A14 and A12
    Full list of roadworks on major roads including A14 and A12. Commuters may be held up by roadworks in Suffolk and north Essex this week – find out if the A12, A14 and A120 will be affected with our traffic and travel guide. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  99. Firefighters called to high rise building after alarm triggered
    Firefighters called to high rise building after alarm triggered. Fire engines were seen outside a high rise block of flats in Ipswich today after an alarm repeatedly malfunctioned. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  100. POPULAR:Ipswich fatal stabbing: Shocked community reacts
    Ipswich fatal stabbing: Shocked community reacts. A community is shocked and saddened after a man was stabbed to death in Ipswich. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.