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Hullabaloo in Ipswich announces closure at the end of July

Hullabaloo in St Peter's Street, in Ipswich in Suffolk, has announced it will close its doors at the end of July.

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Illegal vapes seized in Ipswich and Stowmarket operation

Illegal vapes and cigarettes have been seized in a Suffolk Trading Standards led operation in Ipswich and Stowmarket.

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Central Suffolk is set to have a new MP after election

Whatever happens on July 4 Central Suffolk and North Ipswich will have a new MP after the general election following Dr Dan Poulter's defection to Labour.

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Ipswich pubs prepare for busy month for Uefa Euro 2024

Pubs and bars in Ipswich in Suffolk are preparing for Euro 2024 - and hope England's performances can bring in plenty of trade.

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Ipswich council probes Christchurch Park dog poisoning

Ipswich Borough Council has said it is investigating reports of dogs being poisoned in Christchurch Park in the Suffolk town.

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Ipswich first time voters reveal their key election issues

Nearly 7,000 people in Ipswich will vote for the first time in the general election and their concerns range from the town centre and NHS to party leaders' personalities.

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Thousands of Ipswich residents receive two poll cards

Thousands of residents were left confused after receiving two postal polling cards for Central Suffolk and North Ipswich ahead of the general election.

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Frontline Families service for Suffolk's armed forces

A new mental health programme supporting armed forces families has been rolled out in Suffolk.

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Suffolk police urges safety ahead of Euros 2024 tournament

Suffolk police has urged football fans in Ipswich and across the county to enjoy Euro 2024 safely and responsibly.

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Fresh plans for new 'Papa's' pizza restaurant in Ipswich

Fresh plans have been released for the new Papa's pizza restaurant near the town centre in Ipswich, Suffolk.

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Former Suffolk Police officer retires after 28 years

A police officer who spent much of her 28-year career in Suffolk has retired and explained why she found it such a “privilege” working for the force.

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Sisters to walk for Ipswich Hospital after losing parents

Three sisters are raising money for the "angels on earth" who took care of their parents, who sadly passed away with cancer.

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Sutton Heath murder trial second day of deliberations

The jury in the trial of a 43-year-old Sutton Heath man accused of murder in the Suffolk village has spent its second day considering its verdicts. 

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What will the weather be like as Suffolk moves into summer?

Met Office says the weather in Suffolk will be remain generally 'cloudy, wet and windy' as we move into summer.

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Ipswich cafe helping people through barista training

Fresh Start Coffee, in Ipswich in Suffolk, has told of the impact of its barista training scheme.

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George McCallum to open gym in Beach Street in Felixstowe

ATP Fitness is set to launch in Beach Street in Felixstowe in Suffolk this month as ex-Ipswich Town player, George McCallum, opens his first gym.

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Sizewell C ask for a bus depot in former Ipswich DVD site

Nuclear power station Sizewell C applied to Ipswich Borough Council for a bus depot on the grounds of the former Cinram manufacturer

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Old Foundry Road in Ipswich to be closed for works

Old Foundry Road in Ipswich to be closed for works, Suffolk Highways said.

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Defibrillator hubs appeals after council refused 'clutter'

Appeals have been launched for a number of communication hubs fit with defibrillators around Ipswich after "street clutter" concerns.

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Suffolk Firmin & Co brothers feature on BBC's Repair Shop

Two brothers have appeared on a BBC programme that repaired a 100-year-old object used in their old family business a century ago.