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Just a few days left to vote for your community heroes

23 July 2021
Just a few days left to vote for your community heroes

Just a few days left to vote for your community heroes

23 July 2021

With a town's Community Awards drawing ever closer, you have just a few days left to vote for your everyday heroes.


Headteacher nominated for national 'superhero' award after commitment to pupils and parents during pandemic

22 July 2021
Headteacher nominated for national 'superhero' award after commitment to pupils and parents during pandemic

Headteacher nominated for national 'superhero' award after commitment to pupils and parents during pandemic

22 July 2021

A Suffolk headteacher who made daily videos to encourage and support students and parents during the pandemic has been nominated for a national award.


Sale trail back by popular demand

21 July 2021
Sale trail back by popular demand

Sale trail back by popular demand

21 July 2021

A popular sale trail is set to make a return later this summer with proceeds going to charity.


'It's getting so bad': Residents' anger at nuisance parking and 'dangerous' driving in town

21 July 2021
'It's getting so bad': Residents' anger at nuisance parking and 'dangerous' driving in town

'It's getting so bad': Residents' anger at nuisance parking and 'dangerous' driving in town

21 July 2021

Residents and takeaway managers have shared their increasing concern and frustration over nuisance parking and dangerous driving in a town centre.


Bike owned by community group broken during shed burglary

20 July 2021
Bike owned by community group broken during shed burglary

Bike owned by community group broken during shed burglary

20 July 2021

Sports equipment and a bike owned by a community group were broken during a shed burglary.


Father and sister tell inquest of concerns over care family member received at hospital

20 July 2021
Father and sister tell inquest of concerns over care family member received at hospital

Father and sister tell inquest of concerns over care family member received at hospital

20 July 2021

A father and sister say they have unanswered questions about the death of a family member after raising concerns over the hospital care she received.


Sentencing for teenager who stole from 70-year-old adjourned to allow for doctor's report

19 July 2021
Sentencing for teenager who stole from 70-year-old adjourned to allow for doctor's report

Sentencing for teenager who stole from 70-year-old adjourned to allow for doctor's report

19 July 2021

A hearing involving a teenager who stole from an elderly lady has been postponed to allow for a doctor's report.


How Community Award was a source of pride for one winner

19 July 2021
How Community Award was a source of pride for one winner

How Community Award was a source of pride for one winner

19 July 2021

The winner of the Lifetime Achievement category at an inaugural Community Awards has shared his thoughts on why they are important for the town.


Hospital patient shares concern over year's wait for treatment

17 July 2021
Hospital patient shares concern over year's wait for treatment

Hospital patient shares concern over year's wait for treatment

17 July 2021

A patient at a major hospital has voiced her concern over a more than years wait for treatment.


Over £3,000 worth of cocaine found as man charged with drug offences

16 July 2021
Over £3,000 worth of cocaine found as man charged with drug offences

Over £3,000 worth of cocaine found as man charged with drug offences

16 July 2021

A 28-year-old man has been charged in connection with drug offences after cocaine was found at his property to an estimated street value of £3,120.


Public consultation on plans for new West Suffolk Hospital site raises concerns over traffic and parking

16 July 2021
Public consultation on plans for new West Suffolk Hospital site raises concerns over traffic and parking

Public consultation on plans for new West Suffolk Hospital site raises concerns over traffic and parking

16 July 2021

Concerns over parking and traffic were the main topic of conversation at a public consultation on plans for the new West Suffolk Hospital site.


Loyal and committed school football team coach retires after over three decades of service

16 July 2021
Loyal and committed school football team coach retires after over three decades of service

Loyal and committed school football team coach retires after over three decades of service

16 July 2021

A primary school football team coach, who helped train a current Cambridge United star, is retiring after over three decades of service.


Renowned entrepreneur to receive honorary degree

15 July 2021
Renowned entrepreneur to receive honorary degree

Renowned entrepreneur to receive honorary degree

15 July 2021

An entrepreneur who works with those suffering from mental health problems or learning disabilities is to receive an honorary degree.


Teenager due to be sentenced after stealing from elderly woman has case adjourned for third time

14 July 2021
Teenager due to be sentenced after stealing from elderly woman has case adjourned for third time

Teenager due to be sentenced after stealing from elderly woman has case adjourned for third time

14 July 2021

A teenager who was due to be sentenced after he stole from a vulnerable pensioner has had his case adjourned for a third time.


'Bring our NHS dentist back' message as 'Toothless in Suffolk' petition launched

14 July 2021
'Bring our NHS dentist back' message as 'Toothless in Suffolk' petition launched

'Bring our NHS dentist back' message as 'Toothless in Suffolk' petition launched

14 July 2021

A petition calling for the full restoration of NHS dentistry services in Suffolk has reached over 1,200 signatures.


Ipswich Town striker banned from being behind the wheel after drink-driving conviction

12 July 2021
Ipswich Town striker banned from being behind the wheel after drink-driving conviction

Ipswich Town striker banned from being behind the wheel after drink-driving conviction

12 July 2021

One of Ipswich Town's stars has been banned from being behind the wheel for 40 months after he was found guilty of drink-driving.


Star striker James Norwood to stand trial for drink driving

12 July 2021
Star striker James Norwood to stand trial for drink driving

Star striker James Norwood to stand trial for drink driving

12 July 2021

An Ipswich Town striker is due to appear in court charged with drink-driving.


Football fan finishes 24-hour driving challenge with minutes to spare

10 July 2021
Football fan finishes 24-hour driving challenge with minutes to spare

Football fan finishes 24-hour driving challenge with minutes to spare

10 July 2021

A football fan who drove to all Premier League stadiums in under 24 hours for charity finished with minutes to spare.


Catalytic converter stolen from car

09 July 2021
Catalytic converter stolen from car

Catalytic converter stolen from car

09 July 2021

A catalytic converter was stolen from a parked car as police appeal for information.


'Heart-warming' moment as school holds first sports day in year and a half

09 July 2021
'Heart-warming' moment as school holds first sports day in year and a half

'Heart-warming' moment as school holds first sports day in year and a half

09 July 2021

A teacher at a school has described the 'heart-warming' moment they held their first sports day since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.