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NHS bosses have announced a new wave of funding to boost the number of GPs across East Anglia.

A drink-driver who was twice the legal limit when caught driving to buy some milk has been banned from the road for 16 months.

A blast of tropical air which was meant to ensure the east of England basked in higher temperatures has failed to revive an already dwindling British summer, forecasters have said.

Legendary entertainer Sir Bruce Forsyth was known for his numerous catchphrases, but how many can you complete?

An independent cycle shop in Sudbury has donated a £200 voucher for a prize draw that participants of the town’s Women on Wheels 20 or 50-mile rides will be entered into.

More than 250 costumed Tudors can be seen at Kentwell Hall in Long Melford until August 28 as part of a “hands-on” recreation event.

With Bank Holiday Monday on August 28, many chemists and pharmacies will be closed for the day or open for a limited time.

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

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.

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.

A highly respected member of the governing body of the West Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is set to retire at the end of the month.

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?

East Anglian pub restaurant operator Chestnut Group has expanded again with the purchase of the Black Lion at Long Melford.

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.

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

A man wanted in connection with one of Suffolk’s longest-running unsolved murder cases is no longer being sought, detectives have said.

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

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

Bosses behind the return of a market to Clare for the first time in 20 years have said they are buoyed by the response from the town – as some traders even sold out of produce.

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.

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.

A few miles from Sudbury, just over the border into Essex, lies a wonderful place called Foxearth Meadows nature reserve.

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.

More than 1,700 people will be running through Ipswich this evening – here are the key details for those taking part and going along to cheer them on.

Urgent action needs to be taken against childhood obesity, leaders have warned, as new figures show at least 34 people aged under 25 in the East of England have Type 2 diabetes.

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Yesterday, 17:00

Ipswich Town lost 2-1 at Crystal Palace in the Carabao Cup second round, on Tuesday night.

Sudbury enjoyed the perfect weekend, in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League, beating Suffolk neighbours Copdock & Old Ipswichian while their two main title rivals were both suffering defeats elsewhere.

Five-handicap Mel Pipe set a new course record off the Felixstowe Ferry black tees of five under par 67 in his second round in the Coronation Cup.

There’s a West Suffolk derby clash in the next round of the FA Cup.

Paul Whiting is the new Suffolk Senior champion. He won the Geoffrey Barnard Trophy with a level par round of 69 at Bungay and Waveney Valley, his home course.

It was a mixed bag for Suffolk sides in the FA Cup over the weekend.

The five-star Blues are bursting with confidence!

CHRIS BRAMMER shares his Ipswich Town ratings from the Blues’ 2-0 victory over Brentford on Saturday.

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Saturday, August 19, 2017

Ipswich Town defeated Brentford 2-0 at Portman Road on Saturday afternoon, thanks to goals from Martyn Waghorn and Joe Garner.

The Blues kept up their scintillating start to the season with a 2-0 home win over Brentford on Saturday afternoon.

Felixstowe & Suffolk Bowls Club dominated this year’s Suffolk Bowls (BE) County Competition Finals, taking three of the 12 county titles being played for and providing three of the runner-up places.

Brantham Athletic, after their sensational 7-2 victory at Felixstowe & Walton United in the previous round, are back in FA Cup action on Saturday, when they host Ryman North Cheshunt in the Preliminary Round.

Suffolk’s senior men over 35’s team are on a mission to match their younger counterparts and make it to Division One, writes Mike Watling.

A trio of Suffolk cricketers were awarded their county caps during the final Unicorns Championship match of the season, writes Nick Garnham.

Darren Ironside was the unlikely match-winner with the bat as Suffolk finished runners-up in the Eastern Division of this season’s Unicorns Championship, writes Nick Garnham.

Suffolk cricket claimed an impressive victory over Bedfordshire in their final three-day Minor Counties Championship clash of the season.

Ipswich Town won 4-3 at Millwall on Tuesday night, and we followed them every step of the way.

Woodbridge Motor Cycle Club laid out a special course at their Blaxhall motocross venue for round five of the ACU Eastern Enduro Championship.

Sudbury inflicted another heavy defeat on bottom club Bury St Edmunds, at Friars Street, to remain top of the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League.

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