Ipswich, England Newswire

Ipswich, England Newswire

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  1. Suffolk-based Future50 firm Geosphere pioneers novel river drilling techniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | East Anglian Daily Times

    Geotechnical consultancy Geosphere Environmental has carried out an innovative drilling project on behalf of a client in the eastern region's busiest waterway. Geosphere, which is based near Ipswich, undertook the work across the River Stour and the River Orwell where they converge, an area used by shipping calling at both the Port of Felixstowe, the UK's largest container port, and Harwich International Port, used by many large ferries and cruise ships, as well as a substantial volume of leisure craft.

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  2. Illegal immigrant jailed over large-scale cannabis factory found in east Ipswich houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | East Anglian Daily Times

    An illegal immigrant who was found in an Ipswich house which had been turned into a cannabis factory has been jailed for eight months. Police officers who forced their way into a house in Powling Road on November 25 found that every room in the property, apart from the kitchen, had been given over to growing cannabis, Ipswich Crown Court heard.

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  3. Trio of weekend music events announced for Holywells Park in IpswichRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | East Anglian Daily Times

    DJ Ben Osborne has teamed up with Ipswich Borough Council to present a hat-trick of live shows celebrating 10 years since he established the Noise of Art collective with the aim of bringing together all things musical and visual in the digital age. Noise of Art's Ipswich Weekenders have been announced for spring, summer and autumn in Holywells Park.

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  4. Ipswich Icons: Was Freston Tower a way to flaunt wealth to visiting monarch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Dendrochronology is the scientific art of dating timber by comparing the patterns in the end grain of a sample from the building in question with the known growth of typical trees at the time, writes John Norman, of the Ipswich Society. Rather like bar codes, tree rings grow thick or thin, darker or wider spaced dependent on the rain and temperature during the spring and summer of the year in question.

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  5. Five in court over charges involving three Ipswich armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Three men and two women have appeared in court to face charges relating to three armed robberies in Ipswich last year. Tyren Brooks, 26, of Ipswich, Darryl Malone, 24, of Harvey Road, Colchester, Colin Weeding, 26, of Ipswich, and Sian Warner, 24, of Stonechat Road, Ipswich, are all charged with conspiracy to commit robbery between March 3, 2014 and May 2, 2014.

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  6. Genesis is appoionted PR partner for the Suffolk ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Suffolk-based PR agency Genesis PR has been commissioned by the Suffolk Agricultural Association to promote the county's most prestigious event, the Suffolk Show. Now in its 185th year, this year's Suffolk Show will take place on June 1 and 2 at Trinity Park, on the outskirts of Ipswich at Bucklesham Road.

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  7. Cup adventure ends at the quarter-final hurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

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  8. What can be done to address the housing crisis in Suffolk and Essex?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Shadow housing minister Emma Reynolds visited Bader Close council house scheme in Ipswich with local Labour party officials. L-R John Mowles, David Ellesmere, Emma Reynolds MP, Chris Thorogood .

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  9. Colchester Hospital chief's pay approved by ministers despite being ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Government ministers had to sign off the salary for Colchester Hospital's new chief executive after it emerged he would be paid more than the Prime Minister. Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust is one of 15 NHS organisations to have requested approval to pay a director more than David Cameron's A 142,500 annual salary after a Westminster shake-up last summer.

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  10. Days Gone By - Tower Ramparts resurrects memories of a time when the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Days Gone By - Tower Ramparts resurrects memories of a time when the town bank stood at the heart of Ipswich Tower Ramparts in the early 1930s. This is now the townA*s bus station.

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  11. 'I can still picture little Mark at the bottom of the pool' -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Eastern Daily Press

    'I can still picture little Mark at the bottom of the pool' - appeal to find Norwich boy rescued from drowning 38 years ago Phil Ridley who is trying trace a man who he rescued when he was 13 on holiday in France and the rescued person was 6 at the time. On holiday in northern France as a 13-year-old, Philip Ridley saved the life of a young boy who was drowning in a swimming pool.

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  12. Trio charged with conspiring to burgle homes in Suffolk and NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Three men are due to appear in court following a police investigation into around 80 home burglaries across Suffolk and Norfolk. However, it is understood the trio are only allegedly linked to around half of the break-ins which were investigated.

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  13. Is the door being slammed shut on home ownership for a generation in Suffolk and Essex?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | East Anglian Daily Times

    After yesterday's report on Suffolk's 15,000 homes shortfall we look at the problems facing the region's first-time buyers. Home ownership is becoming a distant dream for the region's young people, an investigation can today reveal, with the scale of challenges facing first-time buyers now described as reaching "crisis" levels.

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  14. Robbery ends in 'crash and gunfire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Newsday

    A car chase involving the victim of an armed robbery and his assailants ended with a crash and a bout of gunfire, police have said. Three men are said to have forced their way into a house in Manchester Road, Ipswich, at 20:30 GMT on Monday and "demanded money from the occupants".

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  15. Shops under the hammer... Ipswich's A 7m town centre sell-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Car park operator NCP owns many shop units in Upper Brook Street, Carr Street and Upper Orwell Street in a property portfolio built up in the 1990s to become the Cloisters, or later Mint Quarter, development. The largest single lot is the former Woolworths store, now occupied by Poundland, on Carr Street.

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  16. Report warns of 15,000 house shortfall in SuffolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Concerns were raised last night as a new report warned that Suffolk is heading for a shortfall of 15,000 homes by 2026. The figure, which comes from an analysis of economic growth since the financial crisis, led to claims that a generation risks being "let down" if the shortage is not addressed over the next decade.

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  17. Ipswich drink-driver banned after crash damaged five carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Richard Moore, of Kensington Road, Ipswich, admitted drink-driving, careless driving and possession of cannabis when he appeared before South East Suffolk Magistrates' Court. Prosecutor Ian Allen said 41-year-old Moore had been driving his Renault Clio in Sherrington Road, Ipswich, when he collided with a parked car.

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  18. 74-year-old Ipswich drink-driver banned from the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | East Anglian Daily Times

    A 74-year-old Ipswich man was caught drink-driving the day after being convicted of common assault, a court heard. Basil Reid, of Cotswold Avenue, admitted driving with excess alcohol on December 3 when he appeared before the town's South East Suffolk Magistrates' Court.

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  19. Man in 20s dies at scene of serious crash on B1084 Orford Road in Bromeswell, near MeltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Ipswich Evening Star

    A man in his 20s died after a serious crash on the B1084 Orford Road in Bromeswell on Friday evening. The man aged in his 20s had been driving one of the cars, and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a Suffolk police spokesman.

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  20. Missing Wangford man Jonathan Swart last seen in Ipswich found 'safe and well'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Police, firefighters and coastguard crews launched on Friday a major search in east Suffolk for Jonathan Swart, 42, of Wangford, after he was last seen in the area of Henslow Road and Foxhall Road in Ipswich at 12.20am that morning. Design work is set to start immediately after a council agreed to sell its current headquarters as part of a 6million project which will provide around 70 new homes in Woodbridge.

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