The Port of Felixstowe has won the prestigious 'Best Container Terminal in Europe' Award at the Annual Asian Freight & Supply Chain Awards.
The Minister for Immigration has been at the Port of Felixstowe to see a stash of four and a half million cigarettes seized by officers.
The owners of a beach hut in Felixstowe have taken drastic action to protest against an increase in rent.
Replacement bus service running on Greater Anglia services between Ipswich and Felixstowe due to a broken down train.
Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing 46-year-old woman from Felixstowe.
Caroline Ault was reported as missing to police yesterday evening, Thursday 18th April, and was last seen leaving a care home in Buregate Road, Felixstowe, at around 11am yesterday. She has not been seen since.
Caroline is described as white, with shoulder length, brown hair. She is of slim build, wears glasses and was last seen wearing a red coat, cream scarf, blue jeans and a gold jumper. Caroline uses a wheelchair.
A bus driver has been taken off driving duties after apparently swearing at a young mother because her toddler was crying. Paryss Walter says as she tried to calm her daughter down, he turned round, used the f-word and ordered them to get off the bus. Natalie Gray has the story.
More than a hundred people have staged a protest on Felixstowe seafront in Suffolk today against beach hut rent rises.
They are angry that rent for huts has gone up by 12% and chalets by 20% this year which they say is higher than anywhere else in the region.
Suffolk Coastal District Council is justifying the rise by saying the extra money is going towards funding public facilities in the town.
Up to a hundred campaigners are expected to march along Felixstowe seafront in Suffolk this morning in protest at rent rises for beach huts and chalets announced by the council.
One couple, Alan Sarfas and Barbara Grace, have avoided the hike by reducing the size of their hut by 18 inches.
The Immigration Minister Mark Harper has been seeing at first hand the extent of attempts to smuggle goods through Fexlistowe in Suffolk.
At the weekend border guards seized over four million contraband cigarettes. The boxes of cigarettes were on display for the Minister to see.