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  1. he announcement was made by wife Sandy Ruddock, who described him as a “huge character” who “swept everyone along on a wave of enthusiasm and goodwill”. He died on July 20 after a heart attack. He was 57.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

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    Britain’s Got Talent Looks To Lowestoft As It Hunts For Acts For New Series

    by newsbot in Ipswich NewsAug 4, 2017 with 0 replies and 71 views.

    One of the country’s leading television series has turned to Lowestoft in its hunt for the nation’s most talented individuals.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

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    £5 million improvements for five of Ipswich’s busiest road junctions

    by newsbot in Ipswich NewsSep 18, 2017 at 11:32 PM with 8 replies and 61 views.

    A £5million package of improvements has been put forward for five of Ipswich’s most congested junctions.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

    Latest reply: Here we go...590 (X2: Not directly affected)X3: Affected by Landseer Road/Nacton Road roundabout removal works and Maryon Road junction upgrade. I assume the diversion route would be Ransome Road to Felixstowe Road to Ransomes Way to Waitrose...

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    Have You Seen Hollesley Bay Prison Absconder Mark Heanan?

    by newsbot in Ipswich NewsAug 1, 2017 with 0 replies and 61 views.

    People are advised not to approach a prisoner who has absconded from an open prison in Suffolk.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

  5. Global stars are preparing to bring a splash of colour to Alexandra Park this weekend with a series of vibrant live performances.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

    Latest reply: Yes indeed #1 who you wouldn't think would do anything diversity related... :DWell, all what has happened is her staff has identified all relevant events in the country and to pass a message of support... I wouldn't even cover it. The royals...

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    Ipswich Station Up For National Award After A Transformational Year

    by newsbot in Ipswich NewsAug 16, 2017 with 7 replies and 48 views.

    Ipswich railway station has been nominated for a prestigious award as we near the end of a year when it has been transformed by a £2m facelift.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

    Latest reply: we need a proper plan of the works, did you ever find one other than that useless image they put out? On the right of the station all you can see is a kerb line with double yellow lines, what's that? And the 20 minute drop off area in front of...

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    Sprinklers To Be Fitted To Cumberland Towers After Grenfell Disaster

    by newsbot in Ipswich NewsAug 1, 2017 with 6 replies and 45 views.

    Nearly £184,000 is set to be spent installing a sprinkler system in Ipswich’s only tower block in the wake of June’s Grenfell Tower tragedy.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

    Latest reply: you posted the clip above, cladding, yes..This spring sees the start of the second phase of the refurbishment - energy efficient windows and balcony screens are being installed and open balconies are being enclosed. In addition, the Council is...

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    Another £5m to be spent on town roadworks in wake of Travel Ipswich

    by newsbot in Ipswich NewsSep 8, 2017 with 6 replies and 44 views.

    Just months after the last section of Travel Ipswich was completed, Suffolk County Council has been given a £5m war chest to carry out more improvements around the town.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

    Latest reply: The weeds is a perfectly valid complaint - it isn't advanced upkeep that will be really expensive... it is basic maintenance but neither council cares about it. Until we have a Unitary Authority both councils hold the responsibility for Ipswich...

  9. Four members of staff at a Suffolk curry house have been filmed allegedly attacking a man outside the restaurant.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

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    Multicultural Festival To Bring Music Of The World To Ipswich Bank Holiday

    by newsbot in Ipswich NewsAug 12, 2017 with 0 replies and 43 views.

    Organisers of Ipswich’s One Big Multicultural Festival are hoping for bumper crowds at this year’s event which is taking place on the August Bank Holiday weekend.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

  11. A technology mad Suffolk drone pilot is to drive an electric car 1,200 miles across the breadth of the UK to prove it is a viable alternative to fossil fuel, “even in the most remote areas”.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

    Latest reply: Thanks for the update Matt, I stand corrected. It is an AC induction motor not a DC motor! It is only a matter of time before we see more green energy powered alternatives to fossil fuels... just off our coast is a massive wind-farm and at...

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    Fancy a coffee? Why not try one of the 10 independent Ipswich coffee shops in our list

    by newsbot in Ipswich NewsAug 26, 2017 with 5 replies and 40 views.

    It is never a bad idea to meet up with friends or family for cup of coffee and a slice of cake, but where should you go? Ipswich has a fantastic range of independent coffee shops for you to choose from, so take a look and support our local businesses.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

    Latest reply: Yes, I forgot about that one until the last moment. Tacket Street is a bit far out of town :D Side street. Only a few minute walk though.

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    V Festival: The Nine Things You Need To Bring To The Festival

    by newsbot in Ipswich NewsAug 10, 2017 with 5 replies and 39 views.

    Watch our quick check list video so you can make sure you pack all the essentials.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

    Latest reply: Well, there is no such thing as local knowledge or attention to detail with Archant/the Ipswich Star."Holy Trinity Park" is awful... many parks in Ipswich do events, but the main two are Christchurch Park and Holywells Park (recent-ish lottery...

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    TV campaign as mainstream estate agents fight back

    by newsbot in Ipswich NewsSep 7, 2017 with 3 replies and 38 views.

    Ipswich estate agent Robert Ulph features in a new national television campaign - designed to promote the expertise of `real’ estate agents, those with experience and qualifications.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

    Latest reply: Why don't they have solicitors and estate agents as one? So much inefficiency at current but I suspect this is justification to their pricing. Having a solicitor with expertise in property in an estate agency surely is a USP?! It would make the...

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    Crowdfunding Page Set Up To Buy Jordan Rednall New Bike Nears £500 Target

    by newsbot in Ipswich NewsAug 16, 2017 with 3 replies and 37 views.

    The father of a teenager with autism who had his bike stolen by thugs in Ipswich says he is “overwhelmed” by the support of the public after a crowdfunding page was launched to buy his son a new bike.Continue reading... on Ipswich Star

    Latest reply: Yes, it because someone else set up a crowdfund page for this... (seems like around the time the initial one met its target)New Bike for Jordan RednallIt will stay on there now until it expires...people are able to over-fund. You can see...

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