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Suffolk Trading Standards has warned households to beware so-called 'Nottingham Knockers' after a number of reports of their activities in the county.

Residents with long-term illnesses can now get cash grants to help them convert and stay in their homes under a scheme approved by councillors.

A drug driver who was involved in a crash with a motorcyclist near Bury St Edmunds has been banned from getting behind the wheel for 12 months.

It sounds almost impossible that anyone could ever believe it - yet a Suffolk court with the highest legal brains in the land was convinced two evil witches deserved the highest punishment possible.

Police commissioner Tim Passmore has assured taxpayers he will spend their money wisely as police gain almost £5million in extra government funding for the forthcoming financial year.

Highways chiefs have outlined the next steps to reduce wind closures on the Orwell Bridge - and include options for single-file traffic and slower speeds.

Story is about a father and son in a normal house in a normal street. One is a psychopath…

'Quietly spoken, he had such a dry sense of humour... They do not seem to make people like Barry anymore'

Ipswich MP Tom Hunt has said he is encouraged by plans to solve the town's Orwell Bridge closure problems - and is hopeful some solutions will be in place before next winter.

Jan Etherington's series shows people in late middle-age aren't ready to be pensioned off yet!

Almost four in 10 primary school pupils in Suffolk are struggling to reach expected standards in reading, writing and maths, it has emerged.

A simple haircut can be impossible for children with autism - parents are often left waiting months or years before their child can bear to have it done.

The National Trust is marking its 125th birthday this month, but the celebrations are set to last all year. Here are some of the top sites in East Anglia to visit during 2020.

A senior US air force officer has helped mark the start of work on a memorial to American servicemen who flew from a wartime airbase in Suffolk.

A newly married couple from Bury St Edmunds are starting off their life together by getting into shape - with the help of Channel 4's How to Lose Weight Well.

Drivers have been 'amused' after an image of a giant male genitalia was constructed using tyres on the A12 at Martlesham Heath.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a shed in Sudbury was broken into and a number of fishing items were stolen.

Her achievements in science, literature and the arts 'defied the established view of women, who were expected to suppress their own interests'

The coldsnap that has gripped Suffolk and north Essex this weekend is to continue over coming days, forecasters have warned.

Do you know someone who lives in Ipswich who is a hit on Instagram? Or a blogger or vlogger that loves shouting about what Suffolk has to offer?

Earlier this week it was revealed the Scottish FA are expected to ban children from heading footballs - but should Suffolk follow suit?

Traffic could be disrupted near Bury St Edmunds as cars involved in a crash are recovered.

Brave Suffolk soldier spent 18 hours dodging artillery fire, machine-gun bullets and snipers during critical mission

A drug-dealer, a burglar who targeted elderly women and a drunk hospital visitor who stole laughing gas from an ambulance are among the criminals who have been sentenced to time in prison this week.

Icy weather is on its way to Suffolk and north Essex - with parts of East Anglia set to endure plunging temperatures of as low as -5C.

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In his latest look at happenings at Portman Road MIKE BACON hopes Town's young players stay at the club....

Join host MIKE BACON and co-host CARL MARSTON for a one-off special with AFC Sudbury manager Mark Morsley.

Soham Town Rangers 1 AFC Sudbury 0

Join host MIKE BACON and co-host CARL MARSTON as they look into their crystal ball.

Faced with some fiendish off-camber corners in the Stow Scramble at Haughley, women's winner Imogen Chastell did not hesitate to dismount and run, swirling her bike round in her wake, writes Fergus Muir.

AFC Sudbury 1st team striker and Academy second year scholar Freddie King has again been picked to represent the England Colleges team in their European competition next month.

Nico Covatti is the sixth member of Ipswich 'Tru Plant' Witches team of 2020, writes Henry Chard.

MIKE BACON takes a look at the goings-on at Ipswich Town and admits it's tough going right now!

Cornard United are hoping Marcus Bent's move to Blackhouse Lane will prove a 'very positive move' for the west Suffolk club.

Former Ipswich Town star, Marcus Bent, is poised to make his debut for Suffolk non-league club Cornard United next weekend.

A 'phenomenal' number of runners kick-started the new year with a morning run beside the sea - and smashed a record along the way.

Ipswich Witches have reached seven major finals in the past decade and lost them all. It's been frustrating... But still entertaining. MIKE BACON looks back.

Long Melford 0 Newmarket Town 2

It was a sensational speedway season for Ipswich Witches in 2019. MIKE BACON looks back...

Join host MIKE BACON and guests as they talk speedway at Ipswich Witches over the last 10 years..... and longer!

Two young East Anglian cyclo-cross riders have rounded off their National Trophy campaigns with a flourish - scoring their best results in the final round of the series in York, writes Fergus Muir.

Ipswich 'Tru Plant' Witches have announced Nicolai Klindt as their third signing of the 2020 season.

Ipswich Town players have been spreading the Christmas cheer to sick children at Ipswich Hospital as part of their annual visits.

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