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Curfew for man who broke reveller’s collar bone after attacking him in Ipswich town centre

A Trimley St Martin man who fractured a man’s collar bone in a drunken late-night attack in Ipswich town centre has been given a suspended jail term.

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Collision on the A14 at Felixstowe.

Motorists escape injury during collision on A14

A car and lorry collided on the A14 at Felixstowe near the port this afternoon.

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Klaudia Sokolowska.

Missing Felixstowe teen Klaudia found safe and well

A missing teenager from Felixstowe has been found safe and well in London.

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Pupils at Grange Community Primary School participate in their sports day

Gallery: Sports week is a success for Felixstowe’s Grange Community Primary School

An Olympic-style games week has taken place at a Suffolk primary school with a combination of races and team games being held.

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Philip Heathcote with wife Allison. Mr Heathcote is among those who have died as a result of the shooting

Body of Philip Heathcote among those being flown home after Tunisia tragedy

The bodies of nine British victims of the Tunisian beach massacre were this afternoon being flown home, as the final UK death toll was confirmed at 30.

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Barclays Bank on Princes Street in Ipswich.

Video: Arrests made as fight breaks out near Waitrose and spills into Barclays bank in Ipswich

Two people were injured during a fight between a group of men at Barclays bank in Ipswich this morning.

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Patrick McLoughlin at Ipswich station.

Ipswich in 60 should be safe after cynical announcement

Last week’s House of Commons statement on the future of Network Rail has set alarm bells ringing for many people on the future of the “Norwich in 90, Ipswich in 60” campaign to speed up services on the Great Eastern Main Line.

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Amanda Janes in action against Akiko Morigami during the DFS Classic tournament in Edgbaston `10 years ago. Photo: David Jones/PA

Former British number two female tennis player Amanda Janes on Wimbledon, the cost of pursuing dreams and family life

Today, she juggles work and her two young children, but at one stage Amanda Janes, the daughter of a Wimbledon finalist, was ranked women’s number two in Britain for tennis.

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Review: Hassness House - The Lake District in style

From high up on the fell we could see Derwent Water and many of the hills made famous by the journals of the great Alfred Wainwright.

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