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The death of a well known Stowmarket couple has left a community in shock, as police are understood to be investigating the incident as a potential murder and suicide.

Tributes have poured in for a well-known Stowmarket couple who were found dead at their home yesterday.

The penalties for using a hand-held device while driving are about to become a lot more costly.

Suffolk Constabulary has received a pay-out after being billed double the amount it should have been for use of the police helicopter.

Roads will be closed while Anglian Water invests £1.2million in replacing leaky water pipes in and around Claydon.

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...

Former Stowmarket High School student Gareth Snell was being introduced as an MP in the House of Commons on Monday after winning the Stoke on Trent Central by-election.

There may be delays in some parts of Suffolk tomorrow as police escort an abnormal load through the county.

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

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

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

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.

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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.

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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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