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Broke Hall Christmas Carol Service

Each December, St Augustine’s Church in Bucklesham Road joins forces with Rushmere Christian Fellowship (which meets at St Alban’s High School) to hold an outdoor carol service on the green near to Penshurst Road shops in Broke Hall Estate.

 

The Northern Bypass - Let's Go Through It Again

Recently we had another intolerable day of traffic logjam in Ipswich, off the back of several days of disruption across the town centre as road works collided with ever-increasing numbers of cars.
 

Local Conservatives secure tennis court repairs

Following a lead from Conservative Cllr Lee Reynolds in St Margaret’s Ward who had been talking to St. Johns Tennis Club secretary David Wilson, Cllr’s Stephen Ion and Edward Phillips visited David at the club in Westbury Road to discuss how they might be able to help.

Holywells Bus Outcome

Thank you very much to those of you who attended the Public Meeting on the 6th of October and also to those of you who took the time to fill in our questionnaire.  At the meeting it was quite evident that many of you are not keen on any kind of yellow lines and there were also many of you who wer

What New Rail Means For Us

Ben promised in his previous article to talk about what precisely the new rail franchise means for us in Ipswich.  He writes:

How We Won Better Rail

The announcement of the new franchise a few weeks ago felt like a very, very early Christmas present.  It is hard to overstate the importance of this decision: quite simply, it will change Ipswich and our region for the better.  Here’s how it happened.
 

New Rail Franchise Brings £1.4 Billion Investment

Last week the government announced Abellio Greater Anglia will hold the Eastern Rail Franchise. After a tough bidding process, Abellio Greater Anglia have promised to deliver £1.4 billion of investment over the next nine years. Abellio will deliver: