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Two-storey barn catches fire in Harkstead near Ipswich

A two-storey commercial barn in Ipswich Road, Harkstead, caught alight just before 4.30pm, Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service said.

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Another Bowl moves to St Peter's Street in Ipswich

Hit Ipswich brunch spot Another Bowl moves from the TruGym in Ranelagh Road to St Peter's Street in the Suffolk town.

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Ipswich councillor Sam Murray returns to Suffolk Tory group

Suffolk county councillor Sam Murray has been reinstated into the Conservative group after being suspended over her comments during the SEND crisis.

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Environment Agency flood alerts still in place for Suffolk

Flood alerts issued by the Environment Agency for parts of Suffolk are still in place ahead of more heavy rainfall.

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Peugeot motorbike stolen from Fonnereau Road in Ipswich

A Peugeot motorbike has been stolen from a car park outside a home in Fonnereau Road in Ipswich, Suffolk.

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Ipswich drug dealer Shane Mayhew to be sentenced at court

An Ipswich drug dealer who illegally acquired £52,000 is set to be sentenced next month at Ipswich Crown Court in the Suffolk town.

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Fox and Bramble to build coffee shop in the Felixstowe store

Baby clothing store Fox + Bramble has announced it is expanding and building a coffee zone at the back of the store in Felixstowe, Suffolk.

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Strictly tribute to Ipswich's Robin Windsor after his death

Strictly Come Dancing hosts Tess Daley and Claudia Winkleman have paid tribute to Robin Windsor from Ipswich following his death.

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Suffolk companies see sales slump as recession hits home

Company bosses from Suffolk were feeling the pressure as they gathered on Ipswich Waterfront for a Larking Gowen business lunch on February 15.

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Felixstowe Salvation Army to launch job club on February 28

A new job club is set to begin in Felixstowe next week to offer help and support to those seeking work.

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Ipswich shopping parades given boost by £2.8million project

Shopping parades in Ipswich in Suffolk will soon be transformed, thanks to newfound funding.

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Tributes to Strictly star Robin Windsor who died aged 44

Tributes are pouring in from across the entertainment industry fo Robin Windsor, a former Strictly Come Dancing star. who has died aged 44.

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BBC Strictly star Robin Windsor from Ipswich dies aged 44

Former Strictly Come Dancing professional Robin Windsor, from Ipswich, has died aged 44.

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Inquest for Saxmundham's Paul Templeton who died in Ipswich

Paul Templeton, 65 and from Saxmundham in east Suffolk, was staying at the Woodlands mental health unit in Ipswich when he died last year.

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Coddenham and Mendlesham pair admit having dangerous dog

A mother and daughter from Coddenham, north of Ipswich in Suffolk, have admitted being in charge of a dog that was dangerously out of control.

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1,000 misconduct reports made against Suffolk police

New Home Office figures have been released into the number of misconduct allegations against Suffolk police.

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Government's school phone ban has 'positive aspects'

Government advice that has backed teachers to search a pupil for mobile phones has been met with a mixed response from Suffolk education leaders.

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Five Guys officially opens in Ipswich in Cardinal Park

A brand new Five Guys burger restaurant opened its doors today in Cardinal Park in Ipswich, Suffolk.

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Overnight closure on A14 near Ipswich to begin tonight

Overnight closures on the A14 between the Copdock Interchange and Sproughton near Ipswich in Suffolk will begin tonight.