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In today's podcast we discuss how two men were the target of a homophobic and racially aggravated incident in Haverhill last week.

At around 4.15pm on Friday December 17 in Camps Road, a man and his partner, another man, were leaving the library together.

A group of four or five young people started shouting racist and homophobic insults at them.

Meanwhile work has started on an expansion of a school in Ipswich.

Two new buildings are being constructed at Chantry Academy, in Mallard Way, as part of their bid to meet the growing demand for secondary school places in the area.

A 38-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving after a two-car crash in a West Suffolk road.

A new species of carbon-cutting hardwood trees will be planted in Suffolk and Norfolk after the Forestry Commission gave the go-ahead.

And a parish council is calling for the speed limit on a road which saw a man in his 30s die in a crash to be reduced.