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Police are investigating the circumstances into the death of a man and woman at a property in Stowmarket.

Developers are preparing to submit proposals for 300-plus new homes on farmland on the edge of Elmswell.

Most people will have read some children’s books growing up – but how much can you remember about them?

There is nothing work than getting stuck in traffic jams caused by roadworks.

The last day of February this year will see people across the country indulging in a pancake or two.

Rail passengers are facing disruption on trains from Suffolk and Essex to Norwich – although services are starting to get back to the weekend timetable.

This weekend will see mild temperatures and a mix of rain, wind, cloud and sunshine.

Police are searching for a man in a car who approached a nine-year-old girl in Stowmarket.

It’s not too late to book tickets and take in a great show this March. Suffolk’s theatres offer a wide range of performances to choose from with something for everyone including music, comedy, plays and wrestling.

“I cannot emphasise strongly enough how important this is to Suffolk.”

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man indecently exposed himself in Stowmarket.

An award winning blues band is set to rock the John Peel Centre in Stowmarket.

The newest Labour MP in the House of Commons made much of his local work to get elected for the Stoke on Trent Central constituency – but Gareth Snell was brought up in Stowmarket.

Plans for 300 houses in a mid Suffolk parish have prompted a series of objections from residents and organisations, with claims a golden opportunity to alleviate traffic congestion in Stowmarket is being missed.

Nearly 11 hours after it was closed, motorists are now able to use the Orwell Bridge.

Ipswich was again forced to deal with the disruption caused by an Orwell Bridge closure yesterday as Storm Doris wreaked havoc across East Anglia.

Campaigners in Suffolk are urging MPs to back a ground-breaking European treaty that aims to eradicate domestic violence against women and girls.

A family have paid tribute to the “fearless” and “fun loving” Katie Bent, who died after a crash in Bardwell.

A not-so-frighteningly named storm is set to wreak havoc on our roads today with gusts of up to 65mph expected on the A14 and A12.

A new push is underway to recruit more ‘on call’ firefighters to make up a shortfall of around 40 across the county.

Ipswich’s role as the county town of Suffolk is being questioned, with some suggesting Bury St Edmunds is more deserving of the title.

Paramedics and police were called to a road traffic collision in mid Suffolk just before 9am today.

It’s pancake day on February 28 and as people across Suffolk dig out the frying pan and stock up on eggs, flour and milk, you might be wondering why we make these flipped treats on Shrove Tuesday at all and indeed why the day is significant. Well, it’s funny you should ask...

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Friday, February 24, 2017

Ipswich Town star Josh Emmanuel is the star of the new edition of Kings of Anglia - which is now on sale.

Ipswich Town skipper Luke Chambers admitted he didn’t know whether he was coming or going as speculation mounted over his future on deadline day.

The Mille Maglia cyclo-cross sportive challenged riders with a combination of off-road tracks and rural byroads.

Needham Market boss Mark Morsley has paid tribute to his club’s fans as the Marketmen welcome Ryman Premier league leaders Bognor Regis to Bloomfields on Saturday afternoon.

The Suffolk FA Youth Referees’ Academy is celebrating its tenth anniversary.

Alan Quinn scored in Ipswich Town’s last derby win, but has bittersweet memories, ahead of the Blues’ trip to Carrow Road at the weekend.

Ipswich Town head to Carrow Road for the East Anglia derby on Sunday, aiming to pick up their first victory from the bitter encounter in seven years.

The much-awaited Risbygate Masters bowls tournament was played out in Bury last Sunday to a packed house of enthusiastic bowlers.

With the cricket season just round the corner, Stowmarket Cricket Club are looking forward to building upon the success of last season, when their 1st X1 were crowned Two Counties Division Six champions, gaining promotion to Division Five.

Any sign of trouble between Ipswich and Norwich fans during the East Anglian derby this weekend will be quickly tackled, police have warned.

Leiston fell to back-to-back defeats for the first time this season in the Ryman Premier after they were beaten 3-1 at Harrow Borough.

It was a day to remember for young Ipswich Town fans today – meeting their heroes at Portman Road.

Ipswich Town are sweating on the fitness of skipper Luke Chambers, who cracked a rib scoring the Blues’ goal in Tuesday night’s draw at Brighton, for Saturday’s home game with Leeds United.

Potential troublemakers have been warned ahead of Ipswich Town’s home clash against Leeds United on Saturday.

Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy will be without central defensive pair, Christophe Berra and Steven Taylor for Tuesday night’s Championship trip to second-top Brighton & Hove Albion.

Saturday’s match-winner, Billy Clark, could well be a ‘little gem’ for Needham Market in the remainder of the season.

Ryman Premier

Needham Market 1

Wingate & Finchley 0

Needham Market are not giving up second place easily in the Ryman Premier Division.

Promotion is the target as Needham Market gear up to face in-form Wingate & Finchley this weekend.

Otley College is launching a football academy which it is hoped can be as successful, in the long-term, as that of sister campus, Easton College.

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