Adam Howlett

The mother of a man with Down’s Syndrome who died at the age of just 33 says she believes her son’s death was ‘wholly preventable’, an inquest has heard.

The A14 Orwell Bridge has reopened before the evening rush hour after being closed for 17 hours due to continued high winds caused by storm Eleanor.

Passengers faced delays at Ipswich Railway Station this morning due to a fault with a signalling system.

A 48-year-old man has been given an 18 week suspended prison sentence and banned from the road for 18 months after pleading guilty to dangerous driving on the A140.

An extra £120,000 is to be spent on drug wipe kits as Suffolk Police cracks down on those driving under the influence.

A total of 29 fire crews dealt with a thatched house fire in Chediston, near Halesworth, last night and through the early hours of this morning.

Rail passengers in Norfolk and Suffolk are bracing themselves for the largest hike in rail fares in five years.

Fresh Start – New Beginnings has announced East of England Co-op joint chief executive Minnie Moll as their new ambassador.

Minnie Moll, joint chief executive of the East of England Co-op, is one of the region’s most influential business leaders. As she is named as the new ambassador of sexual abuse charity Fresh Start – New Beginnings, she reveals her own story of childhood abuse, in her own words:

A man has been arrested on suspicion of drug driving after a car span out of control and collided with a crash barrier on the A11.

A woman has escaped a driving ban after pleading guilty to driving without due care and attention in Rickinghall which led to a collision which injured three people.

A woman was kicked and punched while she lay on the floor after she was set upon by a trio of women in Bungay.

Two Suffolk districts are in the top five happiest places in the UK according to new research – and the rest of the county is getting happier every year.

A man had to be freed from his car after a single vehicle collision near Halesworth.

Peter from Essex was the first budding baker to be eliminated from the Great British Bake Off as the hit series returned tonight.

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) paid more than £1m to taxi firms last year, figures reveal.

The A11 has reopened at the Barton Mills roundabout after a two-vehicle crash.

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) paid more than £1 million to taxi firms last year, figures reveal.

Prince Harry presented a new Colour to the RAF regiment at Honington this morning in its 75th anniversary year.

The region’s mental health trust recorded almost 18,000 days of staff absence within the last 12 months due to stress, anxiety and depression, a report has revealed.

A van has come off the road on the A12 at Blythburgh in Suffolk closing the road in both directions.

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