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A blue Rover 25 and a red Ford Focus were involved in a collision in Langer Road at 1.10pm.

Motorist cut free out of vehicle by firefighters after crash in Felixstowe

Firefighters cut free a motorist trapped in a car after a crash in Felixstowe today.

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An Abellio Greater Anglia spokesman (AGA) said the fault has now been fixed after it was earlier reported that disruption could last until 10am. (Stock photo).

Update: Normal rail service resumes between Felixstowe and Ipswich after signalling fault at Trimley

Train services between Ipswich and Felixstowe have returned to normal after a signalling fault at Trimley caused cancellations this morning.

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Trio of calls to Thames Coastguard yesterday,

Volunteer crews help trio of stricken boats off Essex & Suffolk coastline

Three stricken vessels were given aid off the Suffolk and North Essex coastline yesterday.

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Blue Cross celebrate their £20,000 grant award for Pedigree Brighter Futures, to help give dogs the best chance of finding a happy home.
George Hillman - Senior Pedigree Brand Manager and Andrew Gillon - Blue Cross Felixstowe Centre Manager
Blue Cross Pedigree Grant at Bourne Hill, Ipswich, Suffolk, UK on 15 April 2015. Picture: Steve Waller

£20,000 grant for puppy unit at new Blue Cross Suffolk rescue centre

A project to build a state-of-the-art pet rescue centre on the edge of Ipswich has received a £20,000 grant.

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The Spa Pavilion at Felixstowe.

Call for Spa Pavilion sale to be postponed until after elections

Legal advice is being taken to see whether the sale of Felixstowe’s seafront theatre for £1 can be postponed until after the local elections.

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The scene of the crash in Norwich Road, Barham.

Motorcyclist pronounced dead at scene of collision involving van in Barham

A young man has died after a three-vehicle crash in Suffolk today, police have said.

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Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Health, visited Ipswich Hospital with Ben Gummed to congratulate staff on their recent 'Good' rating from the CQC .

Are politicians’ visits anything other than brief photo opps?

As I approach the home straight of my sixth general election campaign, I really should be getting used to being treated like dirt by top politicians and their staff.

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Spencer with Peter Garwood’s mum, Norma, right, her sister Barbara, two of Peter's brothers and one of his cousins. It was taken in about 1966/7, in Foxhall Road, Ipswich

Free First World War exhibition this weekend at Ipswich Corn Exchange

A major exhibition in Ipswich highlights the effect of The Great War on Suffolk’s soldiers and the families left at home. Steven Russell hears some of the poignant stories

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