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A Stowmarket woman allegedly used her car as a weapon and drove it at a woman during an argument, a court has heard.

If you are desperate for a three-day weekend you will be happy to hear that you don’t have long to wait.

Shocking figures have shown that the number of dogs stolen in Suffolk and Norfolk has risen dramatically in the last two years.

As new research reveals just 50% of patients in Suffolk are happy with the way they book GP appointments, we are asking readers to share their views.

A charity for victims of childhood sexual abuse in Suffolk and Norfolk has appointed former Ipswich Town and England footballer Kieron Dyer as its latest ambassador.

More than 6,500 potholes in Suffolk have been repaired since the start of the year as the county council continues its all-out war to tackle the issue across the county.

Find out what date Father’s Day is this year so you don’t leave buying a present until last minute.

Wildlife experts fear important sites across Suffolk could be “irrevocably damaged” if they are not protected when planning laws are revised.

Health leaders have pledged to at least halve the number of people who die in hospital in Suffolk and north-east Essex by 2021.

A recovering addict who credits yoga with pulling him out of the darkness has revealed plans to start his own business in Suffolk to help others tackle their demons.

New mental health beds for children and young people are set to open in the region after a review found current services were not enough.

The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a son weighing 8lbs 7oz, Kensington Palace has announced.

Spending on specialist kit for obese patients increased almost six-fold at Ipswich Hospital over two years, new figures reveal.

Dazzling sunshine has poured down on Suffolk and north Essex this weekend – with sun-seekers flocking to coastal resorts to enjoy the hot weather.

A host of inspirational Suffolk and north Essex residents conquered the London Marathon today in conditions that certainly weren’t for the faint-hearted.

A teenage woman was raped after she was forced into a taxi outside a Suffolk nightclub.

A number of councillors have expressed concerns at the news that senior staff at West Suffolk Councils could see their salaries soar.

Hundreds of children from across Stowmarket and the surrounding villages came together over the Easter Holidays to celebrate the world of science.

Are you cheering on friends or relations taking part in today’s 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon?

Tributes have been paid to a greatly admired and long-standing Suffolk politican who passed away last week aged 63.

Police investigating a series of power tool thefts from vans and properties in Suffolk have recovered more than 120 items.

The East of England Ambulance Service answered 3,200 calls per day over the winter period, new data shows.

The sunshine, blue skies and record breaking temperatures of recent days are set to come to a thundery end - with heavy rain and lightning expected across the region this weekend.

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Suffolk T20 coach Tom Huggins expects the county to be challenging strongly in the shortest format of the game this season, writes Nick Garnham.

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This was the final home game of the season for the Marketmen and the public relations initiative to reduce admission prices by 50% proved a succes, with 302 spectators in attendance at Bloomfields, writes John Campany.

2017 winner Amy Pritchard returned to the Waveney Valley to score a repeat victory in the Wolsey Road Club’s Pat Pepper Memorial 25, and this year broke the course record to boot, writes Fergus Muir.

Suffolk start their preparations for the 2018 season with a T20 double-header versus Cambridge MCCU on Sunday.

Josh Mayhew hopes he can extend his Thurlow Nunn League goalscoring record when he returns to action next week, writes Alex Moss.

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Josh Mayhew scored a hat-trick to break the Thurlow Nunn League goalscoring record as Stowmarket Town thrashed Saffron Walden Town 5-1 at Catons Lane, writes Alex Moss.

Stowmarket Town manager Rick Andrews may try and appeal 50-goal striker Josh Mayhew’s red card, writes Alex Moss.

Bowler Katherine Rednall grabbed Suffolk’s second bronze medal of the Commonwealth Games in the triples event today, writes Paul Eddison.

Competitors in the Fast Test Road Race faced 80 miles in rain and grime plus a dozen climbs of the finish hill at Willisham Tye near Needham Market, writes Fergus Muir.

Former Ipswich Town star Carlos Edwards is now plying his trade with Woodbridge Town in Thurlow Nunn One.

Mike Bacon takes a look back at the Masters and why Patrick Reed is no different to many of sport’s winners

Northstander, Terry Hunt, casts his eye over another ‘sterile’ Town performance and more stick for Mick

Rick Andrews admits his Stowmarket Town squad is going to be seriously tested by their hectic run-in to the end of the season, writes Alex Moss.

Josh Mayhew struck twice to help Stowmarket Town come from behind to beat Walsham-le-Willows 3-2 and move to within a goal of the Thurlow Nunn League goalscoring record.

In his weekly column, Ipswich Witches skipper Danny King takes a look at a week of rain-offs, why a clock is the answer to the ‘gardening’ issue and why it’s great to see Tiger back.

Suffolk’s Katherine Rednall says it would “mean everything” to usurp dad John’s Lawn Bowls achievements and win a Commonwealth Games medal on the Gold Coast.

Suffolk Ladies, the reigning East champions, won a warm-up friendly with Sunningdale scoring against Ipswich Men at Purdis Heath.

Northstander, Terry Hunt, looks at the farcical situation he feels has developed at Portman Road since the announcement of Mick McCarthy leaving at the end of the season.

Rick Andrews says he has not given up on Stowmarket Town’s promotion bid this season just yet, writes Alex Moss.

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