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  1. Reports that new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point will go ahead - what now for Sizewell C?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    EDF has decided to press ahead with building a new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point, according to reports in Paris. The go-ahead for Hinkley means the plans for Sizewell C - which EDF wants to build on the Suffolk coast - will now move forward, with the next phase of consultation on the proposals likely to start in the coming months.

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  2. Babergh District Council office to close?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Sudbury Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The Conservative Group at Babergh District Council is proposing to close the council's Hadleigh offices and move to Ipswich.

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  3. Woodbridge fashion designer's accessory sported by Hollywood director Paul FeigRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ipswich Evening Star

    A 22-year-old fashion designer who left his day job to build a brand from the ground up has seen his accessories paraded on the red carpet. Alexander Baxter is yet to mark its first year in the industry - but his designs are already being shipped globally to customers including stylish Holywood director Paul Feig.

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  4. Stolen car thought to be Vauxhall Astra set alight on A14, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    Two men from Ipswich have been arrested after a car was stolen and then set alight on the A14 this morning. Police were called around 5.20am to reports a vehicle had collided with a parked car at Siloam Place, Ipswich before being driven away.

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  5. Ipswich learner driver caught drink-driving in Ford Focus he had no insurance forRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    Josh Wyatt, of Bramford Road, Ipswich, pleaded guilty to three offences when he appeared before the town's South East Suffolk Magistrates' Court. The 27-year-old admitted drink-driving, using a motor vehicle without insurance, and driving otherwise in accordance with a licence.

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  6. Democracy-v-efficiency, the dilemma facing our councils - Paul Geater shares his viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | East Anglian Daily Times

    Faced with the looming juggernauts of budget cuts and devolution, Suffolk's district and borough councils are facing very uncertain times, writes Paul Geater. I don't have a problem with councillors going to the Local Government Association conference and being put up in hotels by their authorities.

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  7. British dad terrified by discovery of 4-foot snake in his back yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | UPI

    A British dad who discovered an unusually large snake in his back yard said the serpent might be a Mexican black kingsnake. Mark Sampson, 44, spotted the 4-foot snake in the back yard of his Ipswich, England, home and the snake-fearing dad put out a call for help on his Facebook page.

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  8. Days Gone By - Looking back at the development of the Buttermarket in Ipswich town centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | East Anglian Daily Times

    The Buttermarket Centre in Ipswich is currently being converted to include a 12-screen cinema and chain restaurants including Wagamama, writes David Kindred. The complex opened October 1, 1992 and in this week's Days Gone By, I feature photographs of the site over several decades.

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  9. Armed robber 'terrified' Post Office staff in Dales Road, Ipswich ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ipswich Evening Star

    Staff at an Ipswich post office and bookmakers were threatened with a knife and what they feared was a gun during a spate of robberies in the town, it has been alleged. During the first robbery at the Dales Road post office shortly after 9am on March 23 last year, a man allegedly "charged" into the premises and ordered frightened staff to fill a sports bag up with bank notes, Ipswich Crown Court was told yesterday.

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  10. Has Suffolk's Olympic legacy delivered on its ambition to make the county healthier and wealthier?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | East Anglian Daily Times

    The county council hoped to build on the energy of London 2012 by helping improve the health and wellbeing of Suffolk communities. But, as the world prepares for the next Olympic Games, starting in Rio de Janeiro next Friday, we ask if the Most Active County initiative has been a success - or did the momentum around London 2012 run out of puff? In late 2012, following Great Britain's biggest medal haul for more than a century, Suffolk County Council leader Colin Noble said local sports halls, swimming pools, and on our streets, would be where Lord Coe's ambition to inspire more physical activity would become reality.

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  11. Trapped men stuck up to their chests in mud before late-night rescue in WoodbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Ipswich Evening Star

    A large-scale search and rescue operation was launched after emergency services were alerted to the pair being stuck at around 9.45pm on Tuesday. Coastguard, police, fire and ambulance teams all rushed to Quay Side and the police helicopter was also out searching with a spotlight trying to find them.

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  12. Suffolk businesses sign up to support East Anglian devolution dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Ipswich Evening Star

    New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership, together with Norfolk and Suffolk Chambers of Commerce, host a business engagement events at UCS, to give businesses in the East the opportunity to learn more about the benefits of devolution. Panel of speakers Chris Starkie Chris Bally Dr Peter Funnell Andy Wood OBE Mark Pendlington answer relevant questions Business leaders from across east Suffolk have come together to back proposals for the region to get more devolved powers from the government.

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  13. Ipswich Vision helping to create 'a buzz about town'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | East Anglian Daily Times

    A year ago the Ipswich Vision was published - looking at how the town centre should be transformed to make it more attractive to shoppers and those looking for a day out. Since then there has been considerable progress as major projects have got under way - but there is still much more to be done, although significant planning steps have been completed.

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  14. Ipswich man charged after female police officer allegedly kicked in faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | East Anglian Daily Times

    A 20-year-old man from Ipswich has been charged with allegedly kicking a female police officer in the face and biting her male colleague. Police went to Inkerman Close in Hadleigh at around 9.40pm on Saturday after a report that a man had wandered into the back garden of a residential property.

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  15. Teenage girls clung to Felixstowe Pier after getting into difficulty swimming in seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | East Anglian Daily Times

    The pair - who are believed to be around 14 years old - were heard calling for help as they clung on to the supports under the town's pier. They had been struggling to get back to shore after becoming tired when they swam out around 150 metres from the beach, further than they realised.

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  16. Travellers move onto Bramford Lane Recreation Ground in Ipswich on third anniversary of boy's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Travellers have arrived at a playing field in Ipswich - almost three years to the day since a toddler was killed in a collision with a van at the same site. Four caravans and several vehicles set up camp in Bramford Lane Recreation Ground, just off Lovetofts Drive, on Sunday afternoon.

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  17. Tributes paid to Suffolk rugby stalwart Brian Williams, who was 100th president of RFURead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Tributes have been paid to a Suffolk rugby stalwart who dedicated his time to promoting grassroots rugby in the region and across England. Brian Williams, the former president of the Ipswich YM RUFC and Eastern Counties Rugby Union, passed away on Friday following a short illness.

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  18. Man robbed on the Sir Bobby Robson Bridge at West End Road in IpswichRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Ipswich Evening Star

    A 28-year-old man was assaulted and robbed of his bag, mobile phone and wallet on the Sir Bobby Robson Bridge at West End Road in Ipswich. The victim was walking from Russell Road towards Ranelagh Road between 12midnight and 12.30am today when he was confronted by four males.

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  19. Sixteen nations represented at One Community Cup at Ipswich GoalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Ipswich Evening Star

    A football tournament has been praised for bringing together people from different cultures and backgrounds in a celebration of sport. More than 100 players with backgrounds from 16 countries, from Bangladesh and Portugal to Britain and Syria, took part in the latest One Community Cup event at Goals Soccer Centre, based near Suffolk New College in Grimwade Street.

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  20. Future of policing Ipswich Town games, including Norwich City, is unresolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Suffolk Constabulary has yet to confirm it will have a presence at Ipswich Town games this season - including the potentially powderkeg Old Farm Derby. With the Norwich match at Portman Road only a month away the future of policing games remains unresolved, just two weeks before the Championship curtain-raiser with Barnsley.

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