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  1. Is more common sense needed as road closures and temporary traffic...Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    There have been calls for common sense over a series of partial road closures around Stowmarket, which are causing congestion on several main roads. Temporary traffic lights have been in place across the Mid Suffolk town as contractors from National Grid, Suffolk County Council and Anglia Water dig up the roads.

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  2. BBC's Great Pottery Throw Down winner Ryan Barrett from Ipswich delighted show reached so manyRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    The winner of the Great Pottery Throw Down says he has no intentions of becoming "super famous" - and just wants to carry on enjoying ceramics. For use in UK, Ireland or Benelux countries only Undated BBC handout photo of Clover, Richard and Ryan Barrett from Suffolk, before he was crowned winner of The Great Pottery Throw Down.

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  3. Tribute ride could draw hundreds of bikers in memory of Clacton crash victim Ronnie SheehanRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    Flowers and tributes at the scene of a crash which claimed the life of Clacton biker Ronnie Sheehan. Photo: ARCHANT A memorial ride taking place on Sunday could draw hundreds of bikers wanting to pay their respects to the victim of a road crash.

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  4. Chief executive of Mind Paul Farmer talks all things mental health during visit to IpswichRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | East Anglian Daily Times

    The chief executive of national charity Mind has said leaders need to "turn rhetoric into reality" in order to truly bridge the gap between physical and mental health services. Chief executive of charity Mind, Paul Farmer CBE, visited Ipswich to attend a conference about heritage and mental health.

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  5. Northumbrian Water and Anglian Water join forces to create new water...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    Embargoed to 0001 Sunday November 11. File photo dated 31/01/12 of a household water tap as Scottish Water is launching a major consultation this week on proposals for the future of its services. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

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  6. University of Essex and Stowmarket-based based Orbital Media to work on 'virtual GP projectRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    The applicaiton of artificial intelligence could help reduce the burden on the NHS by providing online advice on the treatment of common minor ailments. The University of Essex and Suffolk-based digital specialist Orbital Media have teamed up for a project which it is said could save the NHS millions a pounds a year.

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  7. Man charged after alleged knife incident at Crown Pools in IpswichRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | East Anglian Daily Times

    The leisure centre in Crown Street was closed for around an hour this morning after police were called to reports of two men behaving suspiciously inside. Officers investigating the incident have charged Michael Smith, 52, of Inverness Road, of Ipswich with being in possession of a bladed article and using threatening language or behaviour with intent to cause fear following the incident.

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  8. Ipswich man Sam Duncan guilty of trying to rape woman at Melton railway stationRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    An Ipswich man branded a 'predator' has been found guilty of trying to rape a woman as she waited for a train at a deserted Suffolk railway station. A jury at Ipswich Crown Court took less than two hours today to convict 24-year-old Sam Duncan of assaulting the woman while she was sitting on a bench at Melton station at around 9.45 pm on July 19 last year.

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  9. Muslim community also shocked by Westminster atrocity - Suffolk BishopRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    Rt Revd Martin Seeley, Bishop of the Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich, praised the bravery of emergency services - and said it was important the attack did not sour community relations. He said: "It is clear that Londoners are already pulling together.

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  10. Aspiring footballer claimed he was kidnapped and forced to sell drugs in SuffolkRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    A promising young footballer who claimed he was kidnapped and taken to Bury St Edmunds where he was forced to sell drugs has been locked up for 30 months. Jordan Kokua was found in possession of 223 wraps of crack cocaine and heroin with a street value of around A 2,200, Ipswich Crown Court heard.

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  11. Suffolk business leaders press the case for more infrastructure spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | East Anglian Daily Times

    Members of the Suffolk Chamber of Commerce have taken their case for more investment in the county's road and rail links to Westminster. The national economic upside of investing in much need improvements to the county's infrastructure was highlighted at a meeting with national politicians and hosted by the British Chambers of Commerce.

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  12. Boost for town expected as PEP&CO, Ohh Deer and Empire Cinema prepare for Ipswich openingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | East Anglian Daily Times

    Ohh Deer is coming to Ipswich. Pictured are co-founders Mark Callaby, Finley the office pup and Jamie Mitchell outside the Loughborough store.

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  13. Thieves steal 26 metal detectors worth A 10,000 from business in Combs near StowmarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | East Anglian Daily Times

    Police are appealing for witnesses after 26 metal detectors worth around 10,000 were stolen during a burglary in Combs near Stowmarket. The break-in happened between 4.10pm on Tuesday March 7 and 9am on Wednesday March 8 at business premises in Tannery Road.

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  14. Hunnaball Family Funeral Group adds 12th branch with opening in Spring Road, IpswichRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | East Anglian Daily Times

    From left, Chris Partner, Sarah Waterson, Melanie Hunnaball, Trevor Hunnaball, Mark Ingram and Julie Johnson at the new Hunnaball Family Funeral Group branch in Spring Road, Ipswich The Hunnaball Family Funeral Group has opend its second branch in Ipswich, bringing its total number of sites around Suffolk and Essex to 12. The new branch, in Spring Road, Ipswich, has involved a major refurbishment of the building, with the work overseen by local architect Nick Barber. Melanie Hunnaball said: "Following the success of our Norwich Road main branch which has now been established for over 20 years, we are pleased to be able to extend our services to east Ipswich and the surrounding areas."

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  15. NatWest bank to close three branches in east Suffolk from SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | East Anglian Daily Times

    The Felixstowe, Woodbridge and Stowmarket branches of NatWest are to close, with the bank blaming a sharp reduction in the number of transactions. The Stowmarket branch is to close on September 21, the Felixstowe branch on September 27 and the Woodbridge branch on September 28. NatWest said it was announcing the closures six months in advance to allow customers time to consider alternative banking arrangements, with vulnerable customers and regular branch uses to be contacted "proactively" to discuss their options.

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  16. Jobs under threat as footwear chain Brantano goes into administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | East Anglian Daily Times

    The group, owned by private equity firm Alteri, has struggled following the Brexit-induced collapse in the value of the pound as well as experiencing difficult trading conditions. Brantano operates 73 stores and 64 concessions across Britain, employing 1,086 staff.

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  17. Signalling failure at Stowmarket causes delays on Greater Anglia trains in SuffolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ipswich Evening Star

    Owing to a fault with the signalling train services from #Stowmarket to Bury St Edmunds / Diss will run at reduced speed. JS As of around 10am this morning, a signal failure at Stockmarket has been causing severe delays on the Norwich, Bury St Edmunds, Diss and Cambridge services.

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  18. Suffolk fundraisers to walk 150 miles in support of Veterans Lifeline and ex-soldiers with PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ipswich Evening Star

    Two Suffolk walkers are taking on an epic challenge this summer to help veterans who are struggling to cope with life after the military. Donna Davidson, from Stowmarket, and Matt Michette, from Felixstowe, are part of a team that will trek 150 miles over five days this June.

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  19. Carpenter stabbed his wife to death before committing suicide in home where their children livedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Mirror.co.uk

    The bodies of Richard Pitkin, 65, and his 58-year-old wife Sarah were found at the home where their four children also lived The bodies of Richard Pitkin, 65, and his 58-year-old wife Sarah were found at the home where their four children also lived. Mrs Pitkin was dead on the bed and had suffered multiple stab wounds , while her husband's body was found hanging nearby.

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  20. Police officer allegedly stabbed amid reports of gunshots and man with knife at Palace of WestminsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ipswich Evening Star

    MPs including Colchester's Will Quince were "told to run" after a major security alert was triggered in central London today. #Breaking Two people seen lying within Old Palace Yard, immediately outside Westminster Hall.

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