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Ipswich striker disciplined by his club

Paul Taylor

Ipswich Town footballer Paul Taylor has been disciplined by the club after he was handed a 24 week suspended prison sentence yesterday. The 25-year-old striker admitted assaulting doorman Shaun Grey at the Robert Ransome Pub in Ipswich on 16th October last year.

Ipswich Town has also warned Taylor about his future conduct.


Footballer admits pub brawl assault

Ipswich Town striker Paul Taylor, 25, from Rendlesham, Suffolk, was arrested after the incident at the Robert Ransome pub in Ipswich last October.

Today, at Ipswich Crown Court, he admitted assault causing actual bodily harm to Shaun Grey.

Taylor, who appeared in the dock in a grey suit, dark tie and white shirt, was granted bail on condition that he does not go to the Robert Ransome pub.

The court heard that he has no previous convictions. He's to be sentenced on June 25.

Taylor has been out of the Ipswich Town squad since breaking a foot during a match in September.

He has played just three times since completing his move from fellow Championship side Peterborough United in August.

Man accused of Sally's murder will not give evidence

Sally McGrath was 22 when she was murdered Credit: ITV

A man accused of murdering a woman 30 years ago and raping three others will not give evidence in court.

Sally McGrath, 22, was found naked in a shallow grave in woodland near Peterborough in March 1980.

Former soldier and builder Paul Taylor, 60, is standing trial at Chelmsford Crown Court. Jurors have heard he and his wife have declined to give evidence.

The spot where Sally's body was found in 1980 Credit: ITV