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Yesterday, 11:32

More than 10,000 new homes will be needed in east Suffolk as demand rises and the population grows.

Yesterday, 17:36

A congregation of former carnival queens captivated the crowd as Aldeburgh’s annual parade set off from the Moot Hall on Monday.

Yesterday, 16:59

Ed Sheeran look-a-like, Hugo Fairbanks Weston – one of the young stars of the superstar singer’s Castle on the Hill video – will this week be signing autographs at the St Elizabeth Hospice shop in Framlingham.

Yesterday, 16:53

An aerial photography company has offered this bird’s eye view of Suffolk’s up and coming folk festival.

Yesterday, 16:30
Essex County Council

An Essex theatre has been given a cash grant to buy a captioning unit.

Yesterday, 16:22
Suffolk Coastal District Council

More than 20,000 people are expected to flock to Felixstowe seafront next month to see the work of 120-plus artists exhibiting on the resort’s promenade.

Yesterday, 14:49

With numbers replacing letters in some GCSE results this year, reflecting a new tougher curriculum, here is a guide to the new system for parents in Suffolk and Essex.

Yesterday, 13:00
United Kingdom

Work to maintain safety by repairing the Ewell Bridge in Essex continues this week, and there will be several closures on the A14 in Suffolk starting from August 21.

Yesterday, 12:51

A small flock of ‘organic lawnmowers’ have been left temporarily out of work after thieves stole their pen.

Yesterday, 11:41

Thousands of students in Suffolk and Essex are this week waiting for their GCSE results, but can you correctly answer these eight sample GCSE questions?

Yesterday, 09:26

If you live in Ipswich then you have probably noticed the growth in restaurants and eateries in the past two years. We have compiled a list of them for you to try.

Yesterday, 08:25
Environment Agency

More than 100 pollution incidents have been reported at livestock farms in Suffolk and Essex since 2010, including pig muck leaking into rivers.

Yesterday, 07:45
Ministry of Defence

A cavalcade of carnival queens will majestically meander along the streets of Aldeburgh today for the centrepiece of the town’s 75th anniversary event.

Sunday, August 20, 2017
United Kingdom

The research has revealed the county is in the top 10 – with key indicators showing it’s a great place for pensioners to live.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Take our 20 question quiz to see how much of an expert you are on global cuisine.

Saturday, August 19, 2017
Clare Perkins

A Suffolk mayor praised the attention given by staff to residents of a care home.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

A single-minded mother has come to the rescue of sixth form students by setting the wheels in motion on a DIY school bus route.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

With the V Festival getting under way, health chiefs say it’s important to make sure you are vaccinated if you are attending major events.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

This quiz is bound to take you down memory lane – see how well you do at identifying what year these pictures of popular Ipswich spots were taken.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Visitors to the resort will miss out on one of its best-loved and biggest events this year – after the attraction decided to relocate to another part of the country.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

A town is set to combine shopping and entertainment by hosting a street party on Sunday, August 27.

Saturday, August 19, 2017
Suffolk police

Nearly 200 suspects are wanted by Suffolk police for crimes from rape to drug offences – but we can’t tell you who they are because officers say it would breach their privacy.

Friday, August 18, 2017
Suffolk police

British Transport Police (BTP) from Colchester were sent to reports of a rave close to a railway station in east Suffolk last night.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Highways officials predict severe congestion from even modest increases in traffic from developments surrounding a pinch point junction.

Friday, August 18, 2017

One of the most popular folk festivals in the country got under way yesterday as people started to pour in for three days of relaxed fun and excellent music.

Friday, August 18, 2017
Caroline Page

Neighbours have been told flooding in their Woodbridge cul-de-sac is neither hazardous nor dangerous, despite fears it could create a sinkhole outside their homes.

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