Colour Dash for children's hospice

Children and families in Ipswich have taken part in a 'colour dash' to raise money for East Anglia's Children's Hospices.

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Teenage cyclist in hospital after collision with car

A 13-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after colliding with a car which failed to stop in Ipswich.

The boy was cycling along Newbury Road around 2.15pm on Sunday 1st June, when he was involved in a collision with a blue car, described as having a Smurf toy inside the front windscreen.

The teenager has been taken to Ipswich Hospital with suspected neck and head injuries but these are not thought to be serious.

Police are appealing for witnesses.


Thousands of people expected at day two of the Suffolk Show - including Prince Harry

Prince Harry will be at the Suffolk Show in Ipswich. Credit: PA Images

Thousands of people are expected at the Suffolk Show today - among them Prince Harry. The event got off to a soggy start yesterday, but went on despite the weather.

Day one of the Suffolk Show started of wet and muddy.

The Prince is due to visit an Ipswich charity for young people, before heading to Trinity Park to meet young famers and view livestock.

Man arrested after stabbing

A man has been arrested following a stabbing in Ipswich early today. Police were called just before half past 1 this morning to reports of a disturbance in Beatty Road. A 21-year-old man was found with a stab would in his shoulder and taken to Ipswich Hospital for an operation.

A second man at the scene was taken to Ipswich Hospital with a cut to his hand; he has been treated and discharged from hospital.

A man later was arrested at an address in Ipswich. He's being detained on suspicion of grievous bodily harm.

Ipswich Tory MP says UKIP hitting Labour vote in town

The Conservative MP for Ipswich claims Labour is being hit by the UKIP vote on the Borough Council.

Labour have a comfortable majority of 18 on the council and currently UKIP have no seats.


UKIP making big inroads into core Labour vote here in Ipswich. Cons vote holding up well in all parts of town.


Man arrested over Ipswich sex assaults

A man has been arrested after a series of sex attacks in Ipswich Credit: ITV News Anglia

Police have arrested a 29 year old man in connection with a series of sexual assaults in Ipswich.

They happened on Crown Street, near to the entrance of Wolsey Theatre and inside Dorothy Perkins.

Police are still appealing for the victim of another possible sexual assault in the town to come forward.

It happened in the St Matthews Street subway at approximately 1.50pm on Monday.

53 year old woman missing from Ipswich

Maria Goscik Credit: Suffolk Police

Police are searching for a 53 year old woman who's gone missing in Ipswich.

Maria Goscik was last seen at 2pm on Tuesday 20th May at her home on Homer Close

She left in her dark blue Audi, LL04 UOY. She hasn't returned or replied to text messages or phone calls.

Maria is around 5ft tall, of small build, with short blonde bob hair, blue eyes and a pale complexion.

She was last seen wearing a black top, blue jeans, a pink leather jacket, black trainers and carrying a black leather handbag.

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