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  1. Claydon fire hits services for disabled children in SuffolkRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    About 40 firefighters tackled the blaze at Hill View Business Park in Old Ipswich Road in Claydon after they were contacted at 1.17am. They managed to contain the fire to the one building, which is used primarily as office space for about 50 Suffolk County Council staff involved in the Activities Unlimited service.

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  2. Fire completely guts building used by a service to benefit disabled childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    A timber building used by a service that provides activities for disabled children has been completed gutted following a fire. About 40 firefighters tackled the blaze at Hill View Business Park in Old Ipswich Road in Claydon after they were contacted at 1.17am.

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  3. Worst streets for fly-tipping in Ipswich revealed with Wherstead Road area named in top tenRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    A cluster of Ipswich streets within a few feet of each other have been named among the worst in the entire town for fly-tipping - with 21 incidents recorded there. Rubbish was illegally dumped seven times each in Ashley Street, Shelley Street and Hartley Street - all off Wherstead Road - between February 2016 and February 17, 2017, according to new council figures released to the Star .

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  4. Ipswich man caught driving Porsche at 129mph on A14 at Sproughton handed six month driving banRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    Stephen Morgan, 43 and of Cullingham Road, Ipswich, admitted driving his Porsche Boxster 59mph above the speed limit at Sproughton in August 2016 at South East Suffolk Magistrates' Court yesterday. The court heard Morgan, a self-employed builder, was driving home with his wife in the passenger seat at the time of the offence.

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  5. Ipswich police reassure public after surge in major violent crimes in last six monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ipswich Evening Star

    Police have moved to reassure the public after a surge in violent crime in Ipswich has seen 11 major incidents in the past six months. It has led to two 46-year-old men being arrested on suspicion of attempting to murder each other after they sustained wounds to the torso and face.

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  6. Discussion of northern bypass for Ipswich brought to the fore again by A14 Orwell Bridge closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | East Anglian Daily Times

    An aerial view of the Orwell Bridge, which was shut during the high winds brought to Suffolk by Storm Doris. Ipswich's MP has said work must continue to provide the town with alternative routes for diverted Orwell Bridge traffic in the wake of yesterday's closure.

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  7. Trees ripped up and power cut off during Storm Doris' rampage through Suffolk and EssexRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ipswich Evening Star

    One of the most significant developments during the day was the closure of the Orwell Bridge due to the high speed winds brought by the storm. This caused chaos around Ipswich as the diversion sent motorists through the town along already busy roads - while quieter streets became busier as those with a bit of local knowledge tried to beat the queues.

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  8. Motorists frustrated yet again by knock-on effect of Orwell Bridge closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ipswich Evening Star

    Ipswich was again forced to deal with the disruption caused by an Orwell Bridge closure yesterday as Storm Doris wreaked havoc across East Anglia. With wind speeds of up to 70mph predicted during the afternoon Highways England made the decision to shut the bridge to all traffic around 10am.

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  9. A14 over Orwell Bridge REOPENS as winds brought by Storm Doris die downRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | East Anglian Daily Times

    The A14 over the River Orwell was shut around 10am by Highways England because of concerns the high winds brought to East Anglia by Storm Doris could make driving over the bridge dangerously hazardous. A diversion had been in place through Ipswich via Felixstowe Road , Bixley Road and Heath Road , and Colchester Road, Valley Road, Chevallier Street, Yarmouth Road and London Road .

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  10. Nearly 12,000 properties in Suffolk and 5,000 in Essex without power due to Storm DorisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ipswich Evening Star

    UK Power Networks is working to restore power to thousands of homes across East Anglia after damage caused by today's high winds. It reports 12,030 properties in Suffolk and 5,019 in Essex had no power when it last updated its website around 5.55pm.

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  11. Fifth person arrested by police on suspicion of murder of Dean StansbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ipswich Evening Star

    Last Thursday Dean Stansby was stabbed in the area around Ancaster Road and died in Ipswich Hospital after being taken their for treatment. A post-mortem for Mr Stansby, who was 41 and from Trimley St Mary, found his death was as a result of a stab wound to the abdomen.

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  12. Kesgrave Town Council suspends Thursday youth club after string of anti-social behaviour incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ipswich Evening Star

    Organisers of a weekly youth club in Kesgrave have been forced to suspend their sessions for teenagers after a string of anti-social behaviour incidents culminated in a fire. Kesgrave town councillors reported that concerns had been raised over anti-social behaviour caused by some individuals in the Thursday evening groups for those aged 13 and above at the Millennium Jubilee Hall.

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  13. A14 Orwell Bridge remains CLOSED as Storm Doris hits SuffolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | East Anglian Daily Times

    Highways England chiefs have closed the Orwell Bridge this morning after Met Office forecasters warned of gusts of up to 65mph on the A14. Suffolk Highways have put a diversion in place, and the bridge is not expected to re-open until later this evening, after rush hour.

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  14. Next phase of improvement work in Oak Meadow, Kesgrave, to begin next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ipswich Evening Star

    The next stage of improvement work to Oak Meadow park in Kesgrave is to begin from Monday -with the new equipment set to be ready in time for the Easter holidays. Kesgrave Town Council acquired the park last year after residents raised concerns over the safety and condition of the existing play equipment.

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  15. Flipping good fun with a pancake run in Ipswich to mark Shrove TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ipswich Evening Star

    Flip It for East Anglia's Children's Hospices will see teams of four competing against each other in relay races, with the fastest two to face off in a grand final. The pancake run will take place on the Cornhill in Ipswich on Monday from noon to 2.30pm - and teams can sign up now.

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  16. Are out of town stores really a threat to town centres like Ipswich or BuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | East Anglian Daily Times

    For as long as I've been covering developments in Suffolk - and that extends to decades rather than years - there has been a perceived conflict between out of town retail parks and traditional town centres. This week we've had the opening of Marks and Spencer's extension at Martlesham Heath which has cemented the Beardmore Park area of that community as almost an alternative "town centre" for those living on the east of the town.

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  17. Red Tractor 'can behave more like a brand' to attract trade post-BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | East Anglian Daily Times

    NFU Conference Day 1: Jim Moseley, chairman of Assured Food Standards, is the second from left. Ruth Mason from the NFUi 1 2s Food Chain team chaired the session.

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  18. How Storm Doris could affect your journey across Suffolk and Essex...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | East Anglian Daily Times

    How Storm Doris could affect your journey across Suffolk and Essex today as Orwell Bridge looks set to close - everything you need to know Storm clouds are gathering over Suffolk as Storm Doris approaches, with an amber weather warning issued for Thursday, February 23. Picture: Sarah Lucy Brown Here is a run-down of everything you need to know about Storm Doris and the effect it could have on your day. Why is it called Storm Doris? The Met Office and its Irish counterpart have started naming storms to try and increase awareness of severe weather - in turn helping keep the public safe.

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  19. Orwell Bridge 'highly likely' to close during peak Storm Doris windsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Storm clouds are gathering over Suffolk as Storm Doris approaches, with an amber weather warning issued for Thursday, February 23. Picture: Sarah Lucy Brown Highways England chiefs have said an update on whether the Orwell Bridge will be open or closed to drivers today has been delayed again until around 9.30am. Bosses have said it is "highly likely" the bridge to shut between 10am and 6pm - but are yet to confirm the if the bridge will shut any earlier.

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  20. Ipswich Domino's Pizza driver was 'blind drunk' when he crashed while making a deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Ipswich Evening Star

    A pizza delivery driver who was involved in an accident with another vehicle in Wherstead Road, Ipswich has been banned from the roads after pleading guilty to drink-driving. Giedrius Puisys, of Camden Road, Ipswich, was three times the drink-drive limit when the accident happened on December 16, South East Suffolk Magistrates' Court heard.

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