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  • New award is jewel in the Crown for Ipswich town centre car park 16th October 2018
    New award is jewel in the Crown for Ipswich town centre car park. Ipswich council’s new Crown Car Park has been given a top award for its safety features and ease of access. Continue reading... on Ipswich Star
  • Ipswich man arrested after Ladbrokes knifepoint robbery 16th October 2018
    Ipswich man arrested after Ladbrokes knifepoint robbery. A man has been arrested in connection with a knifepoint robbery at an Ipswich betting shop at the weekend. Continue reading... on Ipswich Star
  • Chocolate welding, an escape room and Virtual Reality 16th October 2018
    Chocolate welding, an escape room and Virtual Reality. Could you tag a sheep, operate a 5 tonne excavator or use your maths and logical skills to get out of an escape room? It’s all at the Suffolk Skills Show on Wednesday. Continue reading... on Ipswich Star
  • Stop using these recalled products sold at Waitrose, Lidl, and John Lewis 16th October 2018
    Stop using these recalled products sold at Waitrose, Lidl, and John Lewis. Ice creams, fruit and nut muesli and velvet boots are being recalled amid health concerns, while a chicken tikka masala containing nuts has been mislabelled. Continue reading... on Ipswich Star
  • Empty home offered at ‘attractive price’ as council bids to tackle housing shortage 16th October 2018
    Empty home offered at ‘attractive price’ as council bids to tackle housing shortage. Ipswich council is stepping up the battle against empty homes in the town in a bid to bring more back into use and ease the housing crisis. Continue reading... on Ipswich Star
  • UCI Track World Cup: Laura Kenny, Jason Kenny, Katie Archibald & Elinor Barker in GB squad 16th October 2018
    BBC Sport: UCI Track World Cup: Laura Kenny, Jason Kenny, Katie Archibald & Elinor Barker in GB squad Lauren Bate and Katy Marchant named in Britain's squad for the opening UCI Track World Cup event, which starts in Paris on Friday. Continue reading...
  • The Circle: Alex Hobern on how he became 'Kate' 16th October 2018
    BBC News: The Circle: Alex Hobern on how he became 'Kate' The psychology behind Alex Hobern's deception on Channel 4 reality show The Circle. Continue reading...
  • University award for Sir Bobby Robson's former PA 16th October 2018
    Patricia Godbold continues to work as Ipswich Town's archivist and organises annual reunions. Continue reading... on BBC News website
  • Pippa Middleton and James Matthews celebrate baby boy's birth 16th October 2018
    BBC News: Pippa Middleton and James Matthews celebrate baby boy's birth Her sister and brother-in-law, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, say they are "thrilled". Continue reading...
  • Woman, 100, marries partner of 30 years in Prestatyn 16th October 2018
    BBC News: Woman, 100, marries partner of 30 years in Prestatyn Former school cook Norah Yates arrived at the ceremony in her wheelchair to Abba's Dancing Queen. Continue reading...
  • UK's worst stations: Passengers react to rail delays 16th October 2018
    BBC News: UK's worst stations: Passengers react to rail delays Frustrating, expensive and unsurprising - just some of the words used by commuters about Britain's busiest rail stations. Continue reading...
  • Joan Eardley painting: Woman sees her child self 63 years later 16th October 2018
    BBC News: Joan Eardley painting: Woman sees her child self 63 years later Margaret Livingstone fights back tears as she finally sees her child self in a Joan Eardley painting from 1955. Continue reading...
  • 16-year-old cyclist suffers minor injuries after hit-and-run incident 16th October 2018
    16-year-old cyclist suffers minor injuries after hit-and-run incident. Witnesses are being sought by police after a hit-and-run incident in Ipswich last week. Continue reading... on Ipswich Star
  • Danish award for Ipswich businessman 16th October 2018
    Danish award for Ipswich businessman. Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Martin Lister has won CruiseCopenhagen’s Ambassador Award 2018, for his work in promoting Denmark as a cruise destination and for creating itineraries that exclusively visit Danish ports. Continue reading... on Ipswich Star
  • John Norman: The future of the ‘new’ Cornhill 16th October 2018
    John Norman (Ipswich Society) talks about the future of the Ipswich Cornhill in the latest newsletter Only Ipswich Community Members can view links. Log in or register now. . One of the difficulties experienced when the market was trading on the Cornhill was that there was never a two or three day window of opportunity […]