Ipswich

Ipswich council's culture revealed: lavish meals, business class flights and gambling credits

Senior executives enjoyed lavish meals, business class flights and received thousands of dollars in gambling credits from developers for favours, …

Corruption

Serious injuries after truck rollover

A PERSON has been taken to hospital in a serious condition following a truck rollover in Brisbane’s south this morning.<p>Emergency crews were called to …

Ipswich

Homebase: The stores that will close

<b>DIY retailer Homebase has announced plans to close 42 stores, putting about 1,500 jobs at risk.</b><p>Here is a full list of the stores affected:<p>Aberdeen Bridge of Don<br>• Aberdeen Portlethen<br>• Aylesbury<br>• Bedford St Johns<br>• Bradford<br>• Brentford<br>• Bristol<br>• Canterbury<br>• Cardiff Newport Road<br>• Croydon Purley Way<br>• Droitwich<br>• Dublin …

Aberdeenshire

Corruption report into 'unhealthy' Ipswich City Council

Queensland's corruption watchdog's probe of Ipswich City Council has found a culture of corruption, bullying and graft was allowed to fester for …

City Politics

Result: Diss & District CC 25m Time Trial

<i>Andy Proffitt fastest in the Diss & District CC 25 mile Time Trial on August 12 near Thetford; Denise Hurren fastest woman</i><p><b>Result: Diss & District CC</b> …

Cycling (UK)

Ipswich council investigation finds improper use of power and inappropriate relationships

The Crime and Misconduct Commission (CCC) has handed down a damning report into Ipswich City Council alleging a "culture of corruption" and finding …

Corruption

Exeter 1-1 Ipswich: Home side win Carabao Cup clash 4-2 on penalties

Ipswich were dumped out of the Carabao Cup by two of their former players at Exeter, who went through to round two after winning on penalties …

Soccer

Ipswich rape: Hooded man drags young woman by her hair into alleyway and rapes her in terrifying 4am attack

A woman was raped after she was grabbed by the hair and dragged into an alleyway in a terrifying early-morning attack, say police.<p>The woman, who is …

Crime

Former mayor back in court on fresh fraud charges

Former Ipswich mayor Paul Pisasale has appeared in court on fresh fraud charges, including allegations he received gifts of household goods, …

Corruption

Barry Chuckle remembered with 'to me, to you' chant echoing around Rotherham football stadium

Barry Chuckle was remembered with a fitting tribute at the New York Stadium in South Yorkshire yesterday afternoon.<p>We reported yesterday how Paul …

Ipswich Town FC

Quick acting firefighters save homes from grassfires west of Brisbane

Fire crews have swept into action to save dozens of homes from sweeping grass fires west of Brisbane. Strong gusty wins made efforts tricky before …

Australian News

Queensland bushfire season arrives early

Firefighters have battled 230 bushfires across Queensland over the weekend, as the season arrives early.

Emergency Medicine

Rotherham and Ipswich fans sing ‘to me, to you’ in memory of Barry Chuckle

A fitting tribute to a wonderful comedian in the Championship.<p>The Championship game was a great chance for fans to remember one half of comedy duo …

Yorkshire

Rotherham and Ipswich football fans chant ‘to me, to you’ in honour of Barry Chuckle, as brother Paul watches on

Football fans have paid a fitting tribute to Barry Chuckle after the comedy entertainer died from bone cancer at the age of 73 earlier this month.<p>The …

Yorkshire

Residents told 'prepare to leave' as grass fire threatens homes near Ipswich

Residents south-west of Brisbane have been told to prepare to leave their homes as firefighters and water-bombing aircraft battle to contain a …

Brisbane

Former UK lecturer arrested in Romania while on the run

A former law lecturer who went on the run from a court in England in 2015 before being found guilty of downloading indecent images of children has been arrested in Romania.<p>Julian Myerscough, 56, who taught criminal law at the University of East Anglia in Norwich, fled from his trial at Ipswich …

Crime

Wigan win the battle against Ipswich Town to sign Rangers midfielder Josh Windass for £2million

Wigan Athletic are set to sign Josh Windass for a reported £2million, after they beat Championship rivals Ipswich Town to the Rangers midfielder.<p>The …

Sports

Australia’s growth star suburbs revealed in latest data

This Greater Brisbane suburb has seen one of the biggest surges in median house price in the country.<p>THESE are the star suburbs delivering the …

Market Trends

Zabaleta backs Pellegrini to help West Ham succeed

(Reuters) - West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini’s experience and attention to detail can help the Premier League club develop the winning mentality they need to succeed, according to defender Pablo Zabaleta.<p>FILE PHOTO - Soccer Football - Pre Season Friendly - Ipswich Town v West Ham United - Portman …

Soccer

Ipswich 'murder-suicide': Husband 'stabbed wife to death before turning knife on himself and jumping from window'

A husband is alleged to have stabbed his wife to death before turning a knife on himself and jumping from a window of their flat in a suspected …

Crime

Everton's Callum Connolly joins Wigan Athletic on loan

England Under 21 international Callum Connolly has joined Wigan Athletic on a season-long loan from Everton.<p>Connolly becomes Latics’ ninth signing of …

Soccer

Paul Pisasale hit with nine fresh fraud, corruption charges

The state's corruption watchdog is expected to release its public report into governance failures and cultural issues within the Ipswich City Council …

Corruption

Stoke City transfer news: No go for Jonas Knudsen

Ipswich Town boss expects left-back to stay ‘100 per cent’

Soccer

Queensland families are flocking to these affordable suburbs

From mega shopping centres to state-of-the-art parks, south east Queensland's once semi-rural areas are transforming.<p>At Ripley west of Brisbane, a …

Neat

Joe Garner joins Wigan on two-year deal from Ipswich

Wigan Athletic have signed striker Joe Garner on a two-year deal from Ipswich.<p>The former Nottingham Forest, Rangers and Preston North End forward …

Soccer

New Deals

Kieran Dowell and Callum Connolly have signed new three-year deals to keep them at Goodison Park until the end of June 2021.<p>Connolly will continue …

Soccer

Derby County Confirm the Signing of Striker Martyn Waghorn From Championship Rivals Ipswich

have confirmed the signing of Martyn Waghorn from Championship side Ipswich Town for an undisclosed fee.<p>The 28-year-old striker only joined the …

Soccer

EXCLUSIVE: Middlesbrough eye double swoop for Chelsea, Ipswich duo

<b>Middlesbrough are looking to bolster their defensive options with the signing of Ipswich’s Jonas Knudsen and Tomas Kalas.</b>Knudsen, who is also …

Soccer

Possible Shark Sighting Has North Shore On Edge

Cue the Jaws theme: Ipswich Police are looking into reports of a shark seen off of Crane Beach on Wednesday morning.<p>IPSWICH, MA -- A kayaker believes …

Beaches

Perez signing announced by Wilshere on instagram story

IPSWICH, ENGLAND - JULY 28: Jack Wilshere of West Ham United and Andre Dozzell of Ipswich Town compete for the ball during the pre-season friendly …

Soccer