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    • Profile photo of News Robot Broomhill lido Ipswich by News Robot.

      Broomhill lido rebuild edges closer as plans are shown off to Ipswich Work to restore the Broomhill lido in Ipswich are set to take a significant step forward as new operators Fusion Lifestyle put the final touches to their application for millions of pounds of National Lottery funding. The scheme has already received first-stage backing for its plans from the Heritage Lottery Fund – now its final plans will be shown off to residents of north …

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    • Profile photo of News Robot First Group prepares to take over Ipswich Park & Ride by News Robot.

      First Group takes over Ipswich park and ride in July with fewer buses First Eastern Counties is to take over Ipswich’s park and ride service on July 3 – running a service with a smaller subsidy but fewer buses than at present. Ipswich Buses have run the service since 2013, but it came under threat last year as the county council tried to cut its £700,000 a year subsidy. After negotiations with both Ipswich Buses and First Group, it was anno…

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    • Profile photo of News Robot University of Suffolk hacker student Lauri Love appealing extradition order by News Robot.

      Stradishall’s Lauri Love given permission to appeal extradition order to the USA University of Suffolk student Lauri Love has been granted permission to appeal against his extradition to the USA where he would face charges of alleged computer hacking. The 32-year-old’s extradition was given the green light by the UK government last November when the home secretary Amber Rudd signed an extradition order following a magistrates’ court decisi…

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      by: Dan
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    • Profile photo of News Robot Another Sexual Assault in Ipswich Foxhall Road by News Robot.

      Woman sexually assaulted by two men in Foxhall Road, Ipswich, sparking police appeal The victim, in her early 30s, is said to have been approached by two men in Foxhall Road close to its junction with Britannia Road. The alleged assault, which saw one of the men grab the woman between the legs before he leaned in to smell her hair, happened at around 9.30am on Sunday April 16. The man, who is described as white, around 5ft 6ins and in his early …

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      by: Dan
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    • Profile photo of News Robot June opening for The Range at Anglia Retail Park by News Robot.

      The Range to create 80 new jobs with store at Bury Road in Ipswich Discount superstore The Range is to open a new Ipswich store at the Anglia Retail Park on Bury Road from June 2 – creating 80 extra jobs. It currently has a store at the Suffolk Retail Park on London Road – a site that has been blighted by access problems for years with cars having to queue for up to an hour to get out of the park on busy weekends. Its new store will be occup…

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      by: Dan
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    • Profile photo of News Robot Great White Horse Hotel to be used for halloween film by News Robot.

      FILM Suffolk seeks funding for Halloween movie to be shot at Ipswich’s Great White Horse A Suffolk-based film-making co-operative, Film Suffolk, the team behind the highly successful feature film With Love From Suffolk, which was released for Valentine’s Day last year, is now seeking to shoot a spooky-chiller in time for Halloween. They have the location all lined up, the historic Great White Horse Hotel in Ipswich town centre, and now all t…

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      by: Dan
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    • Profile photo of News Robot Public sector £20 million boost to Wine Rack stalled Ipswich Waterfront project by News Robot.

      Millions to be spent on the Winerack The building on the Ipswich Waterfront, known locally as the Winerack, is set to be finally completed.It will include 149 apartments and an area of commercial space, thanks to an investment of millions of pounds of public money. The Homes and Communities Agency is set to invest £15m, with a further £5m from the New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership. The building is owned by John Howard, who said: “W…

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    • Profile photo of News Robot Labour struggles to find Ipswich candidate … Jane Basham nominates herself by News Robot.

      Labour racing to find Ipswich candidate – Jane Basham wants to take on Ben Gummer Labour Party officials are hoping to have a candidate in place to challenge Ben Gummer in the June 8 General Election within a week to 10 days. Normally it would take weeks to advertise the vacancy for a candidate and select someone to fight the seat – but the procedure will be compressed to get a candidate in place. Candidates will be selected by a regional bo…

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      by: Dan
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    • Profile photo of News Robot 87mph Volkswagen Bora (Jetta) Orwell Bridge driver, 11 offences in 1 month by News Robot.

      Felixstowe motorist faces 11 allegations of speeding over the Orwell Bridge A driver could be facing a ban and having his licence endorsed with 99 points after allegedly being caught speeding on the Orwell Bridge 11 times in just 25 days. Vasile Cuica, of Highfield Road, Felixstowe, has been told to appear before South East Suffolk Magistrates’ Court in Ipswich next month. The 20-year-old is accused of exceeding the average 60mph limit on the …

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    • Profile photo of News Robot Ipswich Hospital to ban sugary drinks in obesity reduction drive by News Robot.

      High sugar drinks removed from hospital menus as NHS England crackdown hits Suffolk and Essex Bosses at West Suffolk Hospital, Ipswich Hospital and Colchester General Hospital are backing the organisation’s latest drive to reduce the number of sugary drinks available in food outlets. Chiefs were warned this week that soft drinks could be banned if hospitals fail to meet targets. Staff at Ipswich Hospital are already making changes – and have…

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      by: Dan
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    • Profile photo of News Robot Big police presence and forensics on Birkfield Drive, missing essex girls found by News Robot.

      Missing Essex teenagers Amy Phillips and Olivia Nicholls-Barr found at Ipswich property Amy Phillips, 15, from Halstead, and Olivia Nicholls-Barr, 14, from Braintree, were discovered inside a property in Birkfield Drive this afternoon. A spokesman for Essex Police has confirmed the girls are “safe”. Witnesses have reported a heavy police presence in Birkfield Drive, with a forensics team also on scene. Both girls were reported missing to Ess…

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      by: Dan
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    • Profile photo of News Robot Easter holidays leaves Ipswich with broken records, apparently by News Robot.

      Records broken as Ipswich enjoys bumper Easter holidays Record numbers of people attended activities and attractions in Ipswich over the Easter holidays. Families made the most of the school break with thousands of youngsters and grown ups having a cracking time, enjoying a wide range of events at the museums, sports centres, swimming pools and the Regent Theatre. More than 11,600 people visited East Anglia’s biggest theatre to see Gangsta Gra…

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    • Profile photo of News Robot Ipswich the 13th unhappiest place by News Robot.

      Reaction as Ipswich is ranked as the UK’s 13th unhappiest place The Office of National Statistics asked a sample of 180 people in the town to rate ‘how happy they were yesterday’ on a scale of one to ten. Although Ipswich clocked a score of 7.26, one of the lowest in the UK, Mayor Roger Ferns says this does not fit in with his view of the town. Feel free to comment on IPSWI.

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    • Profile photo of News Robot Debenhams considers Ipswich store future by News Robot.

      Debenhams unveils turnaround strategy Department store group Debenhams has announced a turnaround strategy aimed at boosting its appeal as a “destination” shop and improving its online service. The plan means up to 10 of its 176 UK stores may be closed over the next five years. A central distribution warehouse and about 10 smaller warehouses could also be shut. Meanwhile the group said its half-year pre-tax profits fell by 6.4% to £…

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      by: Dan
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