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24th March 2018

Ipswich News

Calling all local artists

The Lions Club of Ipswich will again be hosting their annual Art Show at the beautiful Tithe Barn in Sproughton, near Ipswich this May and the club is now taking entries from local artists who wish to exhibit their work at the event. Artists can show up to six pieces of their work, which must

Appeal after children are approached

Police are appealing for witnesses after receiving reports of two incidents where children were approached by people in cars in Ipswich last week. The first incident occurred at around 3.35pm on Monday 12 March in Park Road. Two eleven year-old boys were walking along the road when they were approached by a blue medium-sized car,

Visitors flock to Lego brick Ipswich

Lego brick Ipswich

More than 3,000 people visited the Ipswich Art Gallery during the week-long Big Lego Ipswich Build that ended on Sunday. Avid brick builders and visitors hurried along to High Street to see the miniature town take shape, with queues developing yesterday. The project was held during British Science Week 2018, a celebration of science, technology,

Ipswich: Cold weather beds for rough sleepers

Ipswich Borough Council today activated its emergency beds scheme for rough sleepers until further notice. The 11 cold weather beds are provided in partnership with Genesis Housing Association at Cavendish Lodge, 10 Turret Lane, Ipswich IP4 1DL. Access to Cavendish Lodge is from 5pm for an initial assessment by staff, with risk assessments completed by

CCTV appeal – Ipswich burglary

Police are issuing CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with an incident of burglary that took place in Ipswich. At approximately 04:30am on Sunday 11th March, a woman – aged in her forties – awoke to discover an unknown man in her bedroom. When the victim confronted the

Little Miss Inventor comes to Ipswich

A story-telling extravaganza is coming to town. Egmont Publishing are releasing their brand-new book, Little Miss Inventor, and will mark the occasion with a free unique event at Gainsborough Community Library on 10 March 2018, celebrating British Science Week. The latest Mr Men & Little Miss character will join a professional story-teller in a fun-filled

Beautiful – DanceEast

Sally Marie’s Sweetshop Revolution will make a welcome return to DanceEast with new dance theatre production BEAUTiFUL following a sell-out performance of I Loved You and I Loved You in 2016. With five female dancers, BEAUTiFUL explores love and sexuality from the point of view of women; what is fantasised about, desired and permissible within

Hollyoaks actor to star in Rope at New Wolsey

Casting has been announced for the Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch and New Wolsey Theatre Ipswich production of Patrick Hamilton’s gripping thriller, Rope. Hollyoaks and Emmerdale actor James Sutton will star as Charles Granillo in this chilling play. He is best-known for playing John Paul McQueen in Hollyoaks – a role he was thrice nominated for a

Ipswich Bin crews plan to return at the weekend

Ipswich Borough Council’s bin crews plan to return on Saturday to collect the backlog caused by the ferocious Beast from the East. The crews have been unable to collect everyone’s bin this week in the face of some treacherous conditions but a Council spokesman said: “If conditions permit we shall be out again from 6am

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