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Colour-a-thon completed for eye health awareness effort

Vinnie's 9-year-old sister Amber and her friends have completed a Colour-a-thon Credit: Family Photo

The family of a boy from Ipswich who died from an undiagnosed eye condition have been raising awareness.

Vinnie's 9-year-old sister Amber and her friends have completed a Colour-a-thon - colouring in a big picture of Paris, without stopping. Vinnie's uncle will be cycling from London to Paris in July to raise money for the charity Shine.

8-year-old Vinnie Barker Credit: Family photo

8-year-old Vinnie Barker died from a build up fluid to the brain in 2012 - five months after an optometrist failed to spot signs of a life-threatening condition during a routine eye test.

Locum optometrist Honey Rose was convicted of manslaughter by gross negligence. In a landmark case, she was handed a two year suspended sentence.

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16-year-old bailed in connection with Ipswich murder

Dean Stansby was stabbed on Wednesday 8 February. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A 16-year-old boy who was arrested in connection with the murder of a man in Ipswich last week has been released on bail.

41-year-old Dean Stansby from Trimley St Mary was stabbed in the stomach in the Ancaster Road area on Wednesday 8 February.

A 39-year-old prisoner who was also arrested on suspicion of murder has been bailed and sent back to jail.

He was wanted on recall to prison for breaching the terms of his licence.

Police name man stabbed to death in Ipswich

Dean Stansby was stabbed in the Ancaster Road area Credit: ITV News Anglia

Police have named a man who was stabbed to death in Ipswich.

41-year-old Dean Stansby from the Trimley St Mary area was stabbed in the stomach in the Ancaster Road area on Wednesday.

A 16-year-old boy arrested on suspicion of murder is still being questioned by police.

A 39-year-old man who was also arrested, was wanted on recall to prison for breaching the terms of his license. He's now been bailed but sent back to jail.

Detectives are continuing to urge any potential witnesses, or anyone who may have been in the area at the time of the attack, to contact them immediately.

Teenager arrested in connection with Ipswich murder

The attack happened on Wednesday. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Ipswich earlier this week.

The teenager is the second person to be held in connection with the incident, following the arrest of a 39-year-old man on Thursday.

A man in his 40s died as a result of the attack on Ancaster Road on Wednesday 8 February.

A post-mortem examination has since found the cause of death to be a stab wound to the abdomen.

The victim hasn't be formally identified yet.

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Murder arrest over fatal stabbing of man in Ipswich

Police remain on the scene at Ancaster Road. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

A 39-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a fatal stabbing in in Ipswich.

Police launched a murder investigation after the victim - a man in his 40s - was found in the Ancaster Road area of the town at 6.30pm on Wednesday. He died later at Ipswich Hospital.

Officers remain on the scene and Ancaster Road is closed between the junctions with Ranelagh Road and Gippeswyk Avenue. Police are also investigating parts of Ranelagh Road and Burrell Road in connection with the death.

A 39-year-old man, from Ipswich, has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Ram raid at Jimmy's Farm in Suffolk

The thieves raided the Clarkes of Walsham outlet at Jimmy's Farm. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

Thieves ram raided a building at Jimmy's Farm in Suffolk - stealing more than 100 jackets.

Police were called to the Clarkes of Walsham outlet at Wherstead, on the outskirts of Ipswich, just after 11pm on Wednesday.

The thieves drove a vehicle through a wooden fence and into the building, destroying a side wall.

They stole more than 100 Barbour and Schoffel branded jackets.

Road closed in Ipswich after police pursuit ends in crash

Suffolk police are dealing with a serious collision on Bridge Street in Ipswich.

Police say officers were involved in a short pursuit with a car which then crashed.

Ambulance crews are at the scene and treating an unknown number of people in the car for serious injuries.

The road is currently closed and is expected to remain shut for a number of hours while an investigation takes place.

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