A 38 million pound project to protect Ipswich from flooding began this morning. A traditional breaking the ground ceremony has been taking place on the construction site of the Ipswich tidal barrier.
The scheme is designed to reduce the risk to thousands of homes and businesses as well as the Suffolk County Council offices and the main fire station.
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Cold with wintry showers this evening and during Monday.
A woman in her 20s has died after the car she was driving crashed into a water-filled ditch. Her passenger managed to escape.
A bright start but there's rain on the way.