Local headlines

Yesterday, 19:00

Talks about the new centre, which will be situated on the existing Needham Lake site, have been ongoing for months and the application will give local the first look at what the building will look like.

Yesterday, 17:24

A man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following an alleged knife attack in Needham Market will face no further action, police have confirmed.

Yesterday, 16:20

The brother of missing Corrie McKeague has vowed to restore the serviceman's first car after retrieving the vehicle from the Suffolk RAF base where the gunner was stationed.

Yesterday, 16:38

The 2019 John Lewis Christmas advert has landed... does it bring a tear to your eye?

Yesterday, 14:21

This week saw World Kindness day - so what are some of the nicest things that people are doing in Suffolk?

Suffolk business chiefs have called on the county's Parliamentary candidates to end the Brexit stalemate and "do their bit" for local firms.

Yesterday, 14:03

Flooding has hit Suffolk after a heavy deluge of rain which lasted throughout the morning.

Yesterday, 12:10

A radical Suffolk Constabulary scheme to recruit detectives from the general public has been nominated in the World Class Policing Awards.

Nearly 170 people have been banned from Suffolk County Council buildings in just two years, new data has revealed - including instances of abusing staff, defecating in sinks and riding bicycles.

Yesterday, 11:27

Hotels in Suffolk and Essex might be accustomed to customers asking for an extra pillow - but some requests have left Travelodge staff in the region a little more perplexed than most.

Wed, 22:19

The number of people living with dementia in Suffolk could increase by more than 5,000 in the next decade, prompting calls for more support.

Wed, 21:50

Greater Anglia's long-awaited hi-tech new trains have been spotted in service in Suffolk - but it appears commuters may need to wait just a little longer before seeing them on routes in and out of Ipswich.

Wed, 19:00

Stowmarket teenager Rubi-May Mason met dance heroes Diversity backstage in Ipswich this week - a very different meeting to when they first met 10 years ago when she was battling a rare form of cancer.

Wed, 18:59

The UK's biggest inflatable drive-in cinema is opening just off the A12 - promising to bring the best Christmas movies along with festive food and drink.

Wed, 17:29

A man was threatened with a knife during a street robbery.

Multi-million pound expansion plans at Ipswich Hospital have been given the green light - with new facilities set to open at the end of 2021.

Wed, 16:30

A man has admitted his role in a JCB ram raid on a Suffolk Co-op which saw a cash machine ripped from the wall of the store and a defibrillator destroyed.

Parking fines will be the same across the whole of Suffolk from early next year, when stronger enforcement is set to take place.

Wed, 13:31

The headteacher of Stowupland High School in Suffolk has stepped down.

Wed, 11:40

Stowmarket husband and wife team Shaun and Becky Sharman saw off the competition to win a prestigious angling competition.

Wed, 09:22

A busy Suffolk road has been cleared after crash between a car and a lorry this morning.

With this year's General Election taking place in December for the first time in decades and Brexit being the big issue for this year's polls, the 2019 vote is shaping up to be different to most.

Tue, 18:59

Everything you need to know about Black Friday 2019 - including when it is, the best buys and how you can save those extra pounds.

Tue, 18:51

A year-long programme of celebrations marking the 1,000th anniversary of the founding of the abbey in Bury St Edmunds has been unveiled.

Tue, 18:05

The red carpet was rolled out throughout Suffolk as the Princess Royal visited organisations in the county as part of a whistlestop tour.

Tue, 17:13

A major structural survey of West Suffolk Hospital is underway after it emerged the reinforced concrete blocks used to build it could potentially be at risk of decay.

Tue, 16:53

A ram raid in a Suffolk village could have a 'dramatic impact' on residents, leaving them without a cashpoint or a potentially life-saving defibrillator.

Tue, 16:47

A man has been arrested following an early morning collision in Needham Market between a pedestrian and a Range Rover, which then crashed through a wall.

Tue, 16:28

The holidays are coming to a number of UK cities as the Coca-Cola truck returns - but Ipswich will not be one of them.

Tue, 08:51

The Co-op store in Debenham was targeted by ram raiders in the early hours of the morning.

Tue, 07:00

There were more than 600 incidents of vehicle theft in Suffolk last year - an increase of nearly 10%, new police figures have revealed.

Tue, 05:30

Princess Anne is expected in Suffolk today where she is due to visit charities and buinessses across the county.

Mon, 19:03

A former pound store in Stowmarket is set to be turned into a new state of the art, 24-hour gym.

Mon, 19:00

He was told he had just weeks to live - but Ipswich's Paul Rutter is still defying the odds two years on from being told he had terminal cancer.

Mon, 15:35

Mystery still surrounds the death of a woman who died following a 'party' at a well known Suffolk pub sparking a major police inquiry.

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