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Campaigners celebrate ‘David v Goliath’ victory to stop business park

Campaigners are delighted after proposals for a 165-acre port business park on farmland in the middle of the Felixstowe peninsula was rejected by a public inquiry inspector.

February 10, 2020

Proposals for a £6.3million transformation of Felixstowe’s empty M&S store to create a new shop and 16 flats have been rejected by planners.


January 27, 2020

Photographers and shipping enthusiasts have been capturing a giant ship visiting Felixstowe on camera.


January 26, 2020

One of the world’s largest container ships has visited the Port of Felixstowe for the first time - with hundreds of shipping enthusiasts turning out to see it arrive.


January 25, 2020

Suffolk fundraisers have succeeded in smashing the world record for the longest distance danced in a conga line, in memory of a much-loved nurse.


January 24, 2020

National pub company JD Wetherspoon has submitted a sixth set of plans for a new venue in Felixstowe – and is confident that it has at last found a design which will be acceptable.

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January 24, 2020

Part of the A14 is to be closed tonight for emergency repairs – with all traffic sent through two villages.

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January 20, 2020

A hugely popular vegan-friendly cafe with a fun Alice in Wonderland theme has closed down less than a year after opening in Felixstowe.

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January 19, 2020

Felixstowe is set to get another pharmacy – with the latest set to serve the seafront area.

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January 19, 2020

One of the country’s oldest golf clubs is proposing to demolish its clubhouse to provide new state-of-the-art facilities for players and the public.

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