Search

Local headlines

15:31

Families attending a much-hyped Suffolk pop concert have described how young fans’ excitement turned to tears as drunken crowds reportedly became violent amid “scenes from hell”.

Residents in Stowmarket got the opportunity to try two adapted sports at a special event last week, while raising money for the British Heart Foundation (BHF).

People living in a quiet Suffolk street have spoken of their shock and horror at learning of a neighbour’s brutal robbery in his own home.

Organisers of a horse racing and music event have responded to claims that drunken crowds became violent and trampled over young children during a performance by pop band Little Mix

Organisers of an Ipswich music festival have responded to claims some concert-goers were unable to leave the venue after its gates were closed, saying the main exit was open “well after 10pm”.

More than 3,000 incidents of vehicle crime were recorded by Suffolk police in 2016, according to new figures.

Young people living in rural Suffolk are at risk of feeling “locked in” and disconnected from education and employment opportunities, new research has found.

Seven intrepid Suffolk schoolchildren are taking on an epic climbing challenge this weekend to raise money to support teenagers battling cancer.

A man who returned to his home in Stowmarket last night was pinned to the ground by robbers using cable ties before cash and jewellery were stolen.

Police are appealing for help in tracing a 20-year-old wanted man from Stowmarket, with the warning he should not be approached.

Eleven fire engines from nine stations tackled the blaze which broke out just before mid-night last night, June 22.

Seemingly “never-ending” sewer works have cost a Stowmarket business owner “tens of thousands of pounds” in lost earnings.

Nearly 1,000 homes, which could “severely” hamper local infrastructure, have been recommended for approval in a central Suffolk village.

Police officers and staff at Suffolk Constabulary, and others who support their work, were recognised at a ceremony last week.

As Glastonbury prepares to kick off today, test your knowledge on one of the most iconic festivals in the world with these 10 teasers.

Almost 300 people in Suffolk have been given electroconvulsive therapy to treat a mental health problem since 2012, new figures reveal.

A woman accused of attacking a man with a glass at a Suffolk pub has been convicted by a jury.

Double amputee Shaun Whiter who lost both his legs after being hit by a dangerous driver last year will be a guest speaker at Suffolk County Council’s Raising the Bar Awards at Trinity Park next Monday. Every finalist has also been announced.

A man in his 20s has suffered serious burns to his face and arms after a gas heater exploded in Stonham Aspal this morning.

Classic minis will be on show at Ipswich Waterfront after taking part in a Suffolk landmark ‘treasure hunt’ for a child sexual abuse charity on Sunday.

A historic house in west Suffolk which featured in a Harry Potter film has been put on the market.

Businesses, community groups and charities in the west of the county got well and truly into the spirit of Suffolk Day with a series of special events to mark the occasion.

Ice lollies are being handed out to cool passengers down as Greater Anglia prepares for an evening of reduced train services.

Photo highlights

Community sport

20:35

Suffolk had only themselves to blame for bowing out of the Unicorns East T20 Tournament to Cambridgeshire on Sunday.

Suffolk defeated Hertfordshire in their final match in East Ladies’ County Week at Hunstanton to take the title for the first time in its present format.

Thurlow Nunn clubs are starting to return to pre-season training but at many, recruitment has been underway for a number of weeks. Chris Brammer looks at the movers and shakers so far in East Anglia

Do you know your Dylan Connollys from your Jack Dohertys?

It promises to be a keen Stenson Shield tussle on Saturday between Ipswich, who have so many category one players, and Diss who travel to Purdis Heath with James Biggs and Josh Driver who were first and second in the Suffolk Amateur Championship.

New British champion Craig Cook is at Foxhall tomorrow night as his Workington Comets side roll into town.

The fixtures for the new Championship season are released tomorrow.

Whitton United have turned to three of their former title-winners to lead their charge for Thurlow Nunn Division One promotion this season.

Stowmarket Hambro captain Henry Cutting made tactical changes to his team for the visit to Seckford.

Stowmarket Town’s latest signing Ethan Clarke revealed how he and new team-mate, Ollie Brown, received offers from Bostik North side AFC Sudbury, before opting to sign for Rick Andrews’ men.

Needham Market midfielder Billy Holland could well be deployed in a more advanced role next season, under new manager, Richard Wilkins.

I don’t have a personal view of Raheem Sterling, the man.

Ipswich Town discovered their opponents in the Carabao Cup earlier today, and were also close to signing Manchester City winger Bersant Celina and Rangers striker, Joe Garner.

Have you ever had a day on the green when you just want to give up?

Needham Market will spend around £750,000 on a new state-of-the-art football facility that will include a community café.

Rebecca Johnson did not let breaking an elbow in an early season road race keep her out of cycling for long.

Most read

Most commented

Helpful information

Show Job Lists

Local weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 18°C

min temp: 11°C

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24