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BBC News - Suffolk

Man dies after fall at Ipswich Cornhill (1 hour 1 minutes old)

John Stow, 83, died the day after falling on steps on the newly-revamped square.

Learner driver killed in Thorndon crash was 'emotional' (1 day old)

The inquest hears the 29-year-old woman was not wearing a seatbelt and was not insured to drive.

Sheffield bomber crash: Fly-past to mark anniversary after campaign (4 hours old)

The US bomber came down in Endcliffe Park, Sheffield, in 1944 killing all 10 airmen on board.

Lowestoft mum says £45m for special educational needs 'too late' (19 hours old)

Kate Hall's daughter Addie is still waiting for a place for in the right school, months after being assessed.

Base-jump airman's parachute 'opened late' in Swiss death crash (23 hours old)

Adam Roots was attempting a 530m base-jump when his parachute failed to open in time.

Upper Orwell Crossing: Ipswich bridge plan scrapped after £8m spent (23 hours old)

Suffolk County Council says it is unable to secure funding for the £139m project.

Felixstowe Port boosts capacity ready for Brexit (20 hours old)

Hutchison Ports to invest in new infrastructure to increase roll-on, roll-off freight capacity.

Mick Lambert's FA Cup winner's medal stolen in burglary (1 day old)

Mick Lambert was a member of Ipswich Town's 1978 cup-winning side under Bobby Robson.

Ex-soldier drowned in ditch after rave on Somerleyton Estate (1 day old)

His mother says she hopes other party-goers can learn from her son's death.

Vets remove fence post from spooked Suffolk pony (3 days old [19/01/19])

Vets say the 2ft 3in post ended up alongside the horse's ribcage, narrowly missing vital organs.

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Evening Star News

Upper Orwell Crossings would have ‘turned lives into a nightmare’ say campaign groups (11 minutes old)

Campaign groups on both sides of the River Orwell have expressed relief at the decision to axe the Upper Orwell Crossings, amid fears it would turn some parts of Ipswich into rat runs.

Drug dealer, accused of murdering Ipswich teenager, denies being member of group linked to killing (45 minutes old)

A 23-year-old man accused of murdering Ipswich teenager Tavis Spencer-Aitkens has claimed he was implicated in the killing because of a “terrible mistake”.

Freightliner hopes to develop new workshop near Ipswich rail station (1 hour 57 minutes old)

Rail company Freightliner is hoping to build a new multi-million pound depot for its trains just outside Ipswich station.

Can you pizza together the mystery moon? (2 hours old)

This picture of the blood moon in Suffolk has fooled hundreds of people – can you spot how?

Large industrial unit rents ‘set to soar’ as supply shrinks (2 hours old)

A “chronic” lack of industrial space is set to lead to soaring rents in the East of England, according to a commercial agent.

Railway extreme weather plan to avoid repeat of ‘Beast from the East’ disruption (2 hours old)

A new plan to help rail services in Norfolk and Suffolk cope with extreme weather and avoid the scale of during last year’s Beast from the East disruption has been drawn up.

Man dies following fall at newly-revamped Cornhill (2 hours old)

A man has died after suffering head and facial injuries in a fall on steps at the Cornhill in Ipswich town centre on Saturday.

Big shake-up revealed for Suffolk’s mental health services (3 hours old)

Suffolk’s NHS bosses have spelled out their vision for a major shake-up of mental health services ahead of a meeting of experts.

Days Gone By - Tragedy as pensioner and teenager killed in flood waters (5 hours old)

Eighty years ago this week tragedy hit Suffolk as low-lyingparts of Ipswich, including Princes Street, Bridge Street and Portman Road, were flooded.

‘Look to the skies on February 22’ - Tony gets flypast to honour US airmen (6 hours old)

A flypast to honour the victims of a US bomber crash in Sheffield 75 years ago will go ahead after a moving campaign was launched, it was been confirmed.

EADT News

Internet and social media causing ‘moral decay’, bishop warns (22 minutes old)

“Deep-seated, corrosive and pervasive” problems are being caused by a lack of laws on what is acceptable online, a bishop has warned.

Former Norwich City player accused of sex assault told bouncer he knew he had done wrong, court hears (35 minutes old)

A door supervisor has described how a former Norwich City footballer accused of sexual assault admitted he knew what he had done was wrong as he was ejected from a city nightclub.

Teenager to be sentenced after admitting stabbing man (2 hours old)

A teenager has admitted stabbing a man in Colchester and will be sentenced next month.

Man robbed after withdrawing cash from train station ATM (2 hours old)

A man was robbed in Bury St Edmunds shortly after withdrawing cash from an ATM at the train station.

Man dies following fall at newly-revamped Cornhill (2 hours old)

A man has died after suffering head and facial injuries in a fall on steps at the Cornhill in Ipswich town centre on Saturday.

Two cars skid off road after hitting patch of black ice (2 hours old)

Two cars skidded off the road on a patch of black ice at the same spot this morning – prompting advice from police about driving in difficult weather conditions.

Former Norwich City player ‘went too far’ and sexually assaulted woman at nightclub, court hears (3 hours old)

A former Norwich City player “went too far” and sexually assaulted a woman in a Norwich nightclub, a jury has heard.

Big shake-up revealed for Suffolk’s mental health services (3 hours old)

Suffolk’s NHS bosses have spelled out their vision for a major shake-up of mental health services ahead of a meeting of experts.

Nursing home bounces back from special measures with good rating (4 hours old)

Transparency, openness and trust were the key ingredients to a care home transformation as inspectors upgraded its rating from inadequate to good.

Days Gone By - Tragedy as pensioner and teenager killed in flood waters (5 hours old)

Eighty years ago this week tragedy hit Suffolk as low-lyingparts of Ipswich, including Princes Street, Bridge Street and Portman Road, were flooded.

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