Norwich take honours in local derby

Norwich City beat fierce rivals Ipswich Town 1-0 at Portman Road to win the 'Old Farm' derby.

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Police thank fans after peaceful East Anglian derby

Ipswich fans relax ahead of yesterday's big game Credit: PA

Suffolk Police have thanked fans of Ipswich and Norwich for their behaviour ahead of the East Anglian derby.

Policing operations commander, Insp Matt Rose, said the game had been a fantastic sporting event for the two clubs.

"We would like to highlight the good-natured spirit shown by both sets of supporters in the build-up to the game and then afterwards.

We hope they felt we were firm, yet fair with our decisions and tactics to ensure they enjoyed the atmosphere, the game and their journeys to and from the ground.”

– Inspector Matt Rose

There were two arrests carried out for low-level trouble,

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