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A teenager has been left "shaken" after being grabbed by a biker on the streets of Stowmarket.

The A14 has reopened after an accident closed one lane near Stowmarket, causing long delays.

Journalists of the future will begin cutting their news teeth on a new course at West Suffolk College.

Super-slimmer Lynn Parker is almost half the woman she was - after losing an incredible 9st 6lb.

More than four vehicles from Suffolk police were spotted at an incident in Stowupland today.

A water company has been told to improve after a huge rise in complaints.

Uncertainty over Brexit is taking its toll on sales of niche homes in Lavenham, leading independent estate agent Tim West of Sworders has said.

A Suffolk youngster is set to take on the world after being selected to represent England in an international karate competition next month.

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Harry Fussey, 19 and Louis Cope-Cornell, 22, both from Newmarket, have been identified as the two occupants of a purple Volvo S40 which was found in a ditch on Dullingham Road, Newmarket.

'She was a very courageous, dignified, loving, cheerful and inspiring woman, and we will all miss her dearly'

An Aldeburgh man was told his phone and broadband would be cut off by an automated telephone scam.

KFC are looking to bring their finger lickin' chicken to more towns across Suffolk and Essex including Felistowe, Stowmarket and Newmarket.

British Transport Police have confirmed that a man in his 50s died on Saturday night after being hit by a train near Stowmarket.

Thousands of women in pink lined the darkened streets of Bury St Edmunds for the annual Girls Night Out charity walk.

Rail users are facing disruption after a person was hit by a train on the Norwich to London line.

Football fans heading to the Falcon in Ipswich town centre have had to look elsewhere for their pre-match pint after the pub was unexpectedly closed.

Around 3,000 walkers and cyclists will be taking a grand tour of Suffolk's churches today to help raise cash for the upkeep of some of the county's most historic places of worship.

The A14 at Stowmarket has fully re-opened this evening after a spill, which included chicken skins, forced it to close for a number of hours.

Families have been left fearing for the safety of their homes after a lorry got stuck in their street and only escaped after smashing into a wall.

A crest on a memorial in a Suffolk village church has been stolen.

Highways England have released pictures of the spill, which included a quantity of chicken skins, which led to huge tailbacks and delays on the A14 this morning.

A newly-launched police team dedicated to making Suffolk 'a hostile environment for criminals' has racked up 100 arrests.

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His options are now becoming plentiful, but Ipswich Town manager Paul Lambert insists picking a side remains 'easy'.

Colchester rider Cam Hurst led the Bloodwise/QSW team to a double win at the Amis Velo cyclo-cross, taking the Senior Men's race himself while new Bloodwise recruit Max Bolton was top Junior - Junior being the 16/17 year-old category, writes Fergus Muir.

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Whilst September's 'Autumnal Test' is being played at Old Trafford, four important Vitality t20 Blast quarter-finals are taking place elsewhere in the country, writes Don Topley.

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Andre Dozzell has been named in the England U20 squad for friendlies against Holland and Switzerland next month, while in-form Ipswich Town team-mate Flynn Downes is only on standby.

Watchers at the Pedal Power Ipswich Road Race saw a demonstration of just how effectively a purposeful, committed and hard-working group can dominate a mass-start race.

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A brave first-lap attack paid off handsomely for Gemma Melton and Francesca Hall in the Cycle Club Sudbury Road Race, writes Fergus Muir.

The 'Tru Plant' Witches host the Peterborough Panthers at Foxhall Stadium tonight in a Premiership clash that starts at 7.30pm, writes Henry Chard.

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