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  1. Ex-Ipswich Town star Kieron Dyer speaks at charity event to raise awareness of child abuse
    Ex-Ipswich Town star Kieron Dyer speaks at charity event to raise awareness of child abuse. Former Tractor Boys winger Kieron Dyer has spoken out to raise awareness of child abuse at an inaugural fundraising event. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  2. Royals’ joy at news that Meghan is expecting a baby in the spring
    Royals’ joy at news that Meghan is expecting a baby in the spring. Another royal baby is on the way, it was announced today. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are “very pleased” that Meghan is expecting a baby in the spring of 2019, Kensington Palace said. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  3. POPULAR:Construction areas causing heavy traffic across town centre
    Construction areas causing heavy traffic across town centre. The AA have reported heavy traffic in Ipswich town centre in two areas. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  4. ‘Healthy and balanced debate’ needed over Israel, speaker tells Ipswich debate
    ‘Healthy and balanced debate’ needed over Israel, speaker tells Ipswich debate. A debate held in Ipswich urged members of the community to talk openly and to “role model reasonable debate” about issues relating to Israel. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  5. More Ipswich GPs could unite to become ‘super surgeries’
    More Ipswich GPs could unite to become ‘super surgeries’. A series of ‘super-surgeries’ is being explored in Suffolk which would bring a host of primary healthcare services together under one roof. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  6. Unsettled weather set to dominate the rest of the week
    Unsettled weather set to dominate the rest of the week. There’s going to be more unsettled conditions across Suffolk and Essex for the most part of the week. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  7. New bed on the back invented for outdoor pursuits
    New bed on the back invented for outdoor pursuits. Adventurous Suffolk couple are seeking £200,000 funding to launch their camping invention - the LapBakPak. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  8. Two vehicles come off the road on the A12 at East Bergholt and the A14 at Risby
    Two vehicles come off the road on the A12 at East Bergholt and the A14 at Risby. Two vehicles came off the carriageways on the A12 and A14 this evening during the wet weather. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  9. Thousands of people flock to the Framlingham Sausage Festival
    Thousands of people flock to the Framlingham Sausage Festival. The sausages were sizzling and the crowds crammed into Framlingham for the eighth Sausage Festival yesterday which was hailed a huge success. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  10. POPULAR:WATCH: See inside Suffolk’s newest pub
    WATCH: See inside Suffolk’s newest pub. This is Suffolk’s newest pub - and punters are already packing into the watering hole to get their first glimpse of the venue. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  11. Teenager, 19, dies after collision with police car and ambulance on A14
    Teenager, 19, dies after collision with police car and ambulance on A14. Police have confirmed a 19-year-old local man has died following an accident on the A14 in Suffolk. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  12. POPULAR:Upper Orwell Crossings project has cost taxpayers £8million – but may still be scrapped
    Upper Orwell Crossings project has cost taxpayers £8million – but may still be scrapped. Around £8million has already been spent on work for the Upper Orwell Crossing scheme in Ipswich it has been revealed, despite the project’s future being up in the air. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  13. Witnessing tragedy drove ex-Army medical students to start their own business
    Witnessing tragedy drove ex-Army medical students to start their own business. Two university students from Norwich have delivered first aid training for a major car maker after setting up their own business. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  14. Katie Piper’s acid attacker released from Suffolk prison after nine years
    Katie Piper’s acid attacker released from Suffolk prison after nine years. It has been reported that the man who permanently scarred and partially blinded Strictly Star Katie Piper, has been released from jail. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  15. Police appeal to help find missing Ipswich woman Natalie Robinson
    Police appeal to help find missing Ipswich woman Natalie Robinson. Suffolk police have issued a plea in bid to find Ipswich woman Natalie Robinson who has been reported missing from her home near the town centre. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  16. Missing Ipswich man Robin Bowles is found safe and well
    Missing Ipswich man Robin Bowles is found safe and well. A 31-year-old Ipswich man who was reported missing has been found. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  17. Historic building in Long Melford damaged in ATM theft
    Historic building in Long Melford damaged in ATM theft. ATM raiders have caused serious damage to an historic building in Long Melford in an early-morning raid at a newsagents. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  18. A14 westbound closed at Rougham after major road accident
    A14 westbound closed at Rougham after major road accident. The A14 westbound is likely to be closed at Rougham near Bury St Edmunds for several hours on Sunday morning after a serious accident in the early hours. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  19. Anti-social behaviour continues to fall in Suffolk, but police say there is more work to do
    Anti-social behaviour continues to fall in Suffolk, but police say there is more work to do. The number of anti-social behaviour reports in Suffolk has dropped by nearly a third. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  20. Housing Association launches local Christmas gift appeal
    Housing Association launches local Christmas gift appeal. Staff from Solo Housing held a stall in Diss Market Place on Wednesday to mark World Homelessness and World Mental Health Day. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  21. Police visit pupil referral units in Suffolk to deter children from being lured into drug crime
    Police visit pupil referral units in Suffolk to deter children from being lured into drug crime. Police community support officers are visiting pupil referral units (PRUs) in Suffolk in a bid to stop vulnerable young people being targeted for recruitment by drug gangs. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  22. Shocking dashcam videos released by Norfolk and Suffolk police
    The forces said the videos could improve driver behaviour and reduce crashes. Continue reading. on BBC News website.
  23. POPULAR:Pret Purge: Changes already noticed
    As work continues on Pret at the Cornhill in the heart of the town centre in Ipswich, it is noted some moves in relation to the anticipation of Pret dominance. The first of which is Arlingtons in Museum Street changing hands. The former owners were very concerned over Pret - in particular the seating capacity. The second is, a stone throw away from the new Cornhill Pret, Helen from Carters Coffee on Lloyds Avenue has sold the business to Jane who has re-branded to Watts for Lunch. I wish her well competing so close to a giant.
  24. POPULAR:Ipswich Buses: Doesn't even stop for councillors
    Ipswich Buses failure to stop incidents continue to grow. Just two weeks ago somebody publicly complained that a family member was left at bus stop despite the bus being half empty and the would-be passenger seen by the driver. Before this Glen Chrisholm complained on Twitter (a Labour councillor, ex-mayor) about a rude driver on Bus Service 8. Colin Kreidewolf is the latest case of Labour councillors picking major faults with the bus service run by Ipswich Buses, seen to be the Labour-ran council's baby.
  25. Scores of people take part in the annual Ipswich Defeat Dementia Walk
    Scores of people take part in the annual Ipswich Defeat Dementia Walk. Fundraisers were out in earnest in Ipswich today to help raise money for Alzheimer’s Research UK. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  26. Is Christchurch Mansion in Ipswich haunted?
    Is Christchurch Mansion in Ipswich haunted? As the spooky season is upon us we head to one of the oldest buildings in Ipswich to hear if staff have seen any ghosts in the Tudor house. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  27. Train services hit between Ipswich and Lowestoft after trees block the track
    Train services hit between Ipswich and Lowestoft after trees block the track. Train services running between Ipswich and Lowestoft have been hit after fallen trees blocked the track. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  28. Make best use of time to prepare for sea level rise, says coast flood expert
    Make best use of time to prepare for sea level rise, says coast flood expert. It’s “crucial” people understand sea levels will rise along the East Anglian coast, says flooding expert at Suffolk conference. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  29. Police reveal more details about two violent overnight attacks in Ipswich – one of them a stabbing
    Police reveal more details about two violent overnight attacks in Ipswich – one of them a stabbing. Two separate incidents - one of them a stabbing - have left two people in Ipswich needing hospital treatment. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  30. Search launched for missing Ipswich man Robin Bowels
    Search launched for missing Ipswich man Robin Bowels. A search has been launched by police for a 31-year-old man from Ipswich reported missing. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  31. Playground entrepreneur makes a 5,000% profit in aid of air ambulance which saved her dad’s life
    Playground entrepreneur makes a 5,000% profit in aid of air ambulance which saved her dad’s life. A 10-year-old girl turned playground entrepreneur made a 50 times profit on her £10 pocket money in aid of the charity that saved her father’s life when he suffered a massive heart attack when driving. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  32. Enforcement action being pursued over dilapidated former Peters Ice Cream factory
    Enforcement action being pursued over dilapidated former Peters Ice Cream factory. Urgent action is needed on the site of a former ice cream factory in Ipswich, it has been warned. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  33. Babergh projects in line for share of £1.1m funding revealed
    Babergh projects in line for share of £1. 1m funding revealed. Approval has been given for £1. 1million of cash to be pumped into key projects in Babergh. Continue reading.
  34. POPULAR:Popular pub appoints new chef to lead ‘genuine field-to-fork journey’
    Popular pub appoints new chef to lead ‘genuine field-to-fork journey’. A village pub recently rescued from closure has appointed a renowned head chef to help its ambitions to make the most of the abundance of nearby Suffolk food suppliers. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  35. “We have worked hard to create a real woolly paradise”
    “We have worked hard to create a real woolly paradise”. Ipswich independent yarn shop Jenny Wren’s Yarns has been voted a winner in the British Knitting and Crochet Awards 2018. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  36. ‘Books can fire a child’s imagination’ – libraries leader backs EADT and Star £20,000 books giveaway
    ‘Books can fire a child’s imagination’ – libraries leader backs EADT and Star £20,000 books giveaway. A campaign by this newspaper to give away £20,000 worth of books to primary schools to boost a love of reading has been backed by the leader of Suffolk’s libraries. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  37. Cake-fuelled evet at Basepoint, Ipswich
    Cake-fuelled evet at Basepoint, Ipswich. A coffee morning at Basepoint business centre in Ipswich raised a massive £800 as part of the Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  38. Two people in Ipswich Hospital after separate stabbing incidents
    Two people in Ipswich Hospital after separate stabbing incidents. Two men are being treated in Ipswich Hospital after separate stabbing incidents in the town during the early hours of Saturday morning. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  39. Everything you need to know about The Great Framlingham Sausage Festival 2018
    Everything you need to know about The Great Framlingham Sausage Festival 2018. The eighth Framlingham Sausage Festival gets underway this weekend, with organisers expecting record crowds – but what is it all about? Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  40. Upper Orwell Crossing: £8m spent on troubled bridges plan
    The project, which includes three bridges, was originally estimated to cost just under £97m. Continue reading. on BBC News website.
  41. Weekend weather will be breezy but warm at times
    Weekend weather will be breezy but warm at times. Brisk winds are expected to hit the region over the weekend but it will feel mild, according to forecasters. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  42. Tributes as teacher, 29, dies weeks after becoming a mum
    Tributes as teacher, 29, dies weeks after becoming a mum. A heartbroken husband has paid tribute to his popular teacher wife who died shortly after giving birth to their first child. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  43. Plans unveiled for more development near Futura Park
    Plans unveiled for more development near Futura Park. Plans have been lodged for the final phase of development near Futura Park, Ipswich, which will feature 19 industrial units being built. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  44. NO current plans to close Orwell Bridge, says Highways England
    NO current plans to close Orwell Bridge, says Highways England. Highways chiefs have said there are no plans to close the Orwell Bridge currently despite some brisk winds in the region. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  45. The Noisettes to headline fireworks ‘spectacular’ at Heveningham Hall
    The Noisettes to headline fireworks ‘spectacular’ at Heveningham Hall. Indie-rockers The Noisettes will be adding an extra sparkle to one of Suffolk’s largest fireworks displays next month. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  46. ‘I love you and miss you everyday my beautiful boy’ –Joe Pooley’s funeral takes place
    ‘I love you and miss you everyday my beautiful boy’ –Joe Pooley’s funeral takes place. A funeral procession for the murdered man found in the River Gipping has taken place. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  47. Independent shopowner makes a plea ‘don’t bypass Woodbridge for Martlesham Heath’
    Independent shopowner makes a plea ‘don’t bypass Woodbridge for Martlesham Heath’. It is one of Suffolk’s town centre gems – a mix of superb independents, long-established family businesses and great places to eat and drink in pleasant surroundings. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  48. POPULAR:Police shut down town centre road as two men arrested and home searched
    Police shut down town centre road as two men arrested and home searched. Suffolk police have swooped on an address in Ipswich, shutting an entire road in the town centre and arresting two men. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  49. Stansted undaunted by the loss of Primera Air as it explores new frontiers
    Stansted undaunted by the loss of Primera Air as it explores new frontiers. Stansted Airport has denied that the recent collapse of Primera Air was because the flights it was operating from there were loss-making. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  50. Minister says sex offenders will not be housed Suffolk prison if it risks public safety
    Minister says sex offenders will not be housed Suffolk prison if it risks public safety. Justice minister Rory Stewart has said sex offenders will only move to a Suffolk open prison if it does not put the public at risk. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  51. Ofsted inspectors return to Ipswich Bridge School for first time since ‘inadequate’ rating
    Ofsted inspectors return to Ipswich Bridge School for first time since ‘inadequate’ rating. An Ipswich special school rated ‘inadequate’ by inspectors six months ago has been told its safeguarding is still not effective. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  52. Essex cereal bar maker seeks aspiring beekeepers to help them make honey
    Essex cereal bar maker seeks aspiring beekeepers to help them make honey. A snack bars and cereals company in Halstead which has been highlighted as one of the Braintree’s top performing businesses is on a drive to find beekepers. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  53. 99 not out! Dressmaker Enid celebrates birthday
    99 not out! Dressmaker Enid celebrates birthday. A dressmaker celebrated her 99th birthday in style with a party and cake at her care home. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  54. Suffolk ballet star Gary Avis receives MBE at Buckingham Palace
    Suffolk ballet star Gary Avis receives MBE at Buckingham Palace. A born and bred Ipswich dancer celebrating 30 years on stage has been presented with an MBE by the Queen. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  55. Skills boost for 700 East Anglian businesses
    Skills boost for 700 East Anglian businesses. More than 700 businesses across Suffolk and Norfolk had the chance to boost the skills of their workforce, thanks to a Skills Support programme with New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  56. GALLERY: Hundreds of sausage dogs gather for paw-some charity walk
    GALLERY: Hundreds of sausage dogs gather for paw-some charity walk. Scores of Dachshund owners barking mad for their four-legged friends flocked to Southwold for a sponsored walk to support sausage dogs in crisis. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  57. Free CPR lesson on offer in Ipswich this weekend
    Free CPR lesson on offer in Ipswich this weekend. The St John Ambulance service is offering free heart massage lessons in Ipswich this weekend. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  58. ‘I have never felt so vulnerable’ - your reaction to controversy over Universal Credit
    ‘I have never felt so vulnerable’ - your reaction to controversy over Universal Credit. The newly-introduced Universal Credit has been controversial across the country, with John Major even describing it as the new poll tax. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  59. Music group to perform at Grade I listed building to aid restoration project
    Music group to perform at Grade I listed building to aid restoration project. An Ipswich music group will bring the house down in a bid to raise money to restore a Grade I listed building that was built in 1699. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  60. Family reunited after delayed visa application is approved
    Family reunited after delayed visa application is approved. A young family left in limbo by a delayed Home Office visa decision enjoyed an emotional reunion at the weekend. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  61. Delays expected on A14 as police escort huge boat to Ipswich marina
    Delays expected on A14 as police escort huge boat to Ipswich marina. Motorists are being warned of disruption on the A14 in Suffolk as police escort an abnormal load through the county. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  62. POPULAR:Have you seen the Dutch tall ships in Ipswich harbour?
    Have you seen the Dutch tall ships in Ipswich harbour? It was an exciting day on Ipswich quay as over 21 Dutch tall ships were spotted coming into the port as part of Europe’s largest student sailing event. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  63. Ed Sheeran homecoming tour tickets to go on sale at 10am
    Ed Sheeran homecoming tour tickets to go on sale at 10am. Fans of Suffolk’s own superstar have one final chance to see him live in concert at Chantry Park in Ipswich – as new tickets for his European tour are released today. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  64. Could a £40 test help you to save?
    Could a £40 test help you to save? In this week’s column, Peter Sharkey looks at what impact a rising life expectancy has on your savings. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  65. Could this be the warmest October night on record?
    Could this be the warmest October night on record? As East Anglia wakes up to another day of unseasonably warm weather, can we expect temperatures to reach record heights? Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  66. Suffolk youngster who lost right eye to cancer receives bravery award
    Suffolk youngster who lost right eye to cancer receives bravery award. A young girl from Grundisburgh is being rewarded for her outstanding bravery after losing an eye to cancer. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  67. Driver killed after car strikes lorry transporter on A120
    Driver killed after car strikes lorry transporter on A120. A stretch of the A120 remains closed after a fatal collision in the early hours of this morning. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  68. Body at bottom of Spanish cliff thought to be 22 year-old Ipswich man
    Body at bottom of Spanish cliff thought to be 22 year-old Ipswich man. A family are in shock after an Ipswich man was found dead at the bottom of a cliff near a secluded retreat in the Spanish mountains. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  69. New phone app launched to help prevent suicides in Suffolk
    New phone app launched to help prevent suicides in Suffolk. The Suffolk User Forum launched the app, called Stay Alive, in association with Grassroots as part of World Mental Health Day. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  70. Tenant could be kicked out of her home - despite investing more than £6,000 on improvements
    Tenant could be kicked out of her home - despite investing more than £6,000 on improvements. An Ipswich social housing tenant has been told she could be kicked out of her home as part of a vision to do away with lower value properties - despite spending over £6,000 of her own money to renovate it. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  71. Missed appointments at Ipswich Hospital topped 37,000 last year
    Missed appointments at Ipswich Hospital topped 37,000 last year. Patients missed more than 37,000 appointments at Ipswich Hospital last year, new figures have revealed. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  72. POPULAR:Kesgrave High School’s sports teams gifted new kit by Suffolk charity
    Kesgrave High School’s sports teams gifted new kit by Suffolk charity. Kesgrave High School’s sports teams now ‘look as good as they perform’ thanks to a generous donation by a Suffolk charity. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  73. Motorbike procession to pass through Ipswich ahead of Joe Pooley’s funeral
    Motorbike procession to pass through Ipswich ahead of Joe Pooley’s funeral. A motorbike procession will be held through Ipswich ahead of the funeral of a “beautiful young lad” who was found dead in his home town. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  74. ‘I’m trapped in Universal Credit hell’ – Readers speak out over controversial benefit rollout
    ‘I’m trapped in Universal Credit hell’ – Readers speak out over controversial benefit rollout. People claiming Universal Credit in our region are struggling to feed themselves, clothe their children and keep up with rent and bills, an investigation by this newspaper has revealed. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  75. Two-vehicle crash on A12 at Copdock
    Two-vehicle crash on A12 at Copdock. Emergency services are at the scene of a two-car crash on the A12 at Copdock. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  76. POPULAR:Sneak peek inside secret new Harry Potter shop
    Sneak peek inside secret new Harry Potter shop. Take a look inside Ipswich’s magical pop up Harry Potter shop and discover all the Hogwarts gear you could ever dream of. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  77. What its like to work at the Ipswich firm where 40% of staff started as apprentices
    What its like to work at the Ipswich firm where 40% of staff started as apprentices. Unlike her friends who are saddled with debt at university, at the age of 19, Ellie Netzel is making £13,000 plus bonuses. That’s because she chose to go down the apprenticeship route instead. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  78. Wicked Queen Natasha Hamilton delighted to be back in Ipswich
    Wicked Queen Natasha Hamilton delighted to be back in Ipswich. Former Atomic Kitten reveals her most embarrassing theatre moment and why she is excited to be back in Ipswich. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  79. Suffolk football association on board in fight against climate change
    Suffolk football association on board in fight against climate change. The county’s governing body for football, Suffolk FA, has renewed its renewable electricity supply contract with Ipswich-based Haven Power for a fifth year. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  80. Suffolk to discuss green energy and plan to boost low-carbon “smart grid”
    Suffolk to discuss green energy and plan to boost low-carbon “smart grid”. A demand that Suffolk should use greener energy and work harder to eliminate fuel poverty will be debated at the county council’s full meeting next week. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  81. Where should Suffolk’s council cuts fall?
    Where should Suffolk’s council cuts fall? Which services should face budget cuts as Suffolk County Council struggles to trim its budget by £25m over the next financial year. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  82. Court case of developer accused of misleading house buyers is delayed
    Court case of developer accused of misleading house buyers is delayed. The case of a Suffolk housing developer accused of misleading house buyers by omitting plans for a children’s play area on a large green space in Leiston has been adjourned until February next year. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  83. Comments on mental health lead to calls for Babergh councillor to quit
    Comments on mental health lead to calls for Babergh councillor to quit. Senior Babergh councillor Margaret Maybury is facing calls to stand down after she was accused of making derogatory comments about people with mental health problems at a conference on the subject. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  84. Car smashes into front of Ipswich home
    Car smashes into front of Ipswich home. A car crashed into the front of a house after colliding with another vehicle. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  85. Airport moves into the education sector, with free Maths and English courses from Stansted
    Airport moves into the education sector, with free Maths and English courses from Stansted. London Stansted Airport’s Employment and Skills Academy is launching free English and Maths courses to allow current airport employees, jobseekers and local residents to develop their skills. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  86. Gritters and snow clearers brace themselves for a busy winter ahead
    Gritters and snow clearers brace themselves for a busy winter ahead. One of the UK’s longest-established and leading gritting and snow clearance specialists, which is based in Essex, is growing its staff in preparation for the winter ahead. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  87. ‘Great result’ - Pair admit spate of thefts from vehicles
    ‘Great result’ - Pair admit spate of thefts from vehicles. Two men have appeared before magistrates in connection with a spate of thefts which saw power tools, sat navs, cash and bank cards taken from vehicles in Suffolk and Norfolk. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  88. Possible breakthrough in spat between council and Christmas Wonderland organisers
    Possible breakthrough in spat between council and Christmas Wonderland organisers. A way forwards may now be on the horizon in the ongoing row between Tendring District Council and St John’s Nursery, without the nursery being forced to shut down its popular Christmas Wonderland attraction. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  89. Ipswich organisations mark World Homeless Day
    Ipswich organisations mark World Homeless Day. Ipswich organisations gathered to “educate, celebrate and highlight” issues around homelessness. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  90. Mental health is ‘Cinderella of the NHS’, says under-fire service chief
    Mental health is ‘Cinderella of the NHS’, says under-fire service chief. Mental health services have become the “Cinderella of the NHS” because they don’t have enough funding, the leader of an under-fire trust has said. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  91. How are power cuts fixed? Ipswich mayor finds out on visit to energy firm
    How are power cuts fixed? Ipswich mayor finds out on visit to energy firm. Changes in the energy industry, the uptake of electric vehicles and battery storage were all covered when the mayor of Ipswich, Jane Riley, stepped behind the scenes at UK Power Network. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  92. ‘Living with debt can be a pretty hopeless existence’ but Ipswich charity offers hope
    ‘Living with debt can be a pretty hopeless existence’ but Ipswich charity offers hope. In the five years since it was established, a debt charity has saved lives and helped keep families in their homes as they support people break free from the cycle of debt. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  93. London men arrested after thieves flee flat burglary in Ipswich
    London men arrested after thieves flee flat burglary in Ipswich. Four men broke in to the communal area of a block of flats in Ipswich but fled when police arrived on the scene. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  94. Teenagers charged following alleged egg attack on vulnerable woman
    Teenagers charged following alleged egg attack on vulnerable woman. Five teenagers have been charged with threatening behaviour following reports of a “shocking” assault in which a vulnerable woman was allegedly pelted with flour and eggs. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  95. POPULAR:See inside new Boots store at Martlesham retail park
    See inside new Boots store at Martlesham retail park. Health and beauty giant Boots has unveiled its new store at Beardmore Retail Park in Martlesham. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  96. Ipswich school hosts time-travelling workshop to celebrate Florence Nightingale Day
    Ipswich school hosts time-travelling workshop to celebrate Florence Nightingale Day. The children at an Ipswich school travelled through time as their classroom was transformed into a makeshift Victorian hospital to mark Florence Nightingale Day. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  97. POPULAR:Upper Orwell Crossings: £6.5 billion figure investigated
    Is £6. 5 billion a significant economic boost for Ipswich? We know the figure is pie in the sky, but lets investigate it. The current GVA for Ipswich Borough is £3. 3 billion per annum.
  98. POPULAR:Fountain switched on at round pond in Ipswich’s Christchurch Park
    Fountain switched on at round pond in Ipswich’s Christchurch Park. The new fountain in the round pond at Christchurch Park has been installed and tested – and is being made ready for its first major test over the Remembrance ceremonies next month. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  99. Cyclist injured during A14 collision in Suffolk
    Cyclist injured during A14 collision in Suffolk. A cyclist has been taken to hospital after a collision with a car on the A14 in Suffolk. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.
  100. Universal Credit: How has it been for you?
    Universal Credit: How has it been for you? The rollout of flagship welfare reform Universal Credit is almost complete in Suffolk and north Essex – with every district due to be phased in by January 2019. Continue reading. on Ipswich Star.