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Does any body make and sell trellis?

Local Conversations in Tuddenham

Anne C
Hello Just wondered if there might possibly be any one that makes trellis as I would like to buy some. The main size would be to fit 6 ft panels but I do also have some smaller odd sized panels as well. I would either like it 2ft or 3ft high. I thought ... [ more ]
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Papworth Trust at bottom of Foundation Street (dock, sorry, Marina, end) make some along with planters, bird boxes, insect boxes and a lot of other wooden things. My daughter who has learning difficulties goes there, have had some nice planters and bird ... [ more ]

Kesgrave, Martlesham, Rushmere Crime Brief 28 July – 3 August 2015

Clubs & Groups in Bucklesham

Swan Close Scheme
Criminal Damage Brendon Drive - between 27 and 31 July – glass in upstairs window smashed by stone being thrown Vehicle Crime Dodson Vale - 30 July between 10 and 11.59pm – wheelie bin kicked over. Wing mirror damaged. Theft Edmonton Road - ... [ more ]

Join us for Coffee, Cake & Chat

Clubs & Groups in Warren Heath

Kesgrave Community Centre
Coffee, Cake & Chat, from 11:00AM on Thursday 24th September 2015 in the conference centre at KWMCC. KWMCC & Kay Fletcher Fitness would like to invite you to join them for a morning of Coffee, Cake & Chat in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support ... [ more ]

Inconsiderate Neighbours

Local Conversations in Playford

Paul C
How does one stop a neighbour placing their rubbish in my wheelie bin when it is out for collection. Today I found pots full of rubble and earth in the general refuse bin - clearly the wrong bin even if this was my waste
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Kesgrave cameras .
Report them to the council advising the council exactly what they are doing. That way you will stand far less chance of getting into bother with them for your bin having the wrong waste in it.
Jo L
I had a similar problem with a neighbour.  I did think of putting a sticker on my bin, but thought it would 1) make matters worse  2) alert the bin men to look inside MY bin and refuse to empty it.  I asked a neighbour (kind one) who has cameras ... [ more ]

TV/DVD player

Give, Lend & Borrow in Brightwell

Anne C
If anybody is interested in a 22" Bush colour flat screen TV and DVD player (going for free) please give me a call on 07907594713 after 6.00 p.m.  Perfect working order. Ideal for a small bedroom. Genuine callers only please.  First come, first served.

Laptop\Desktop etc Recommendations Please

Recommendations in Boot Street

My laptop has just about expired and has managed to stagger on with XP Windows. Am now considering just where to purchase a new laptop or desktop and I understand Windows 10 is just about to be released (29th July). Any recommendations on where to ... [ more ]
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Thanks everyone  for the helpful replies - am planning to shop local, so that I can easily access advice after purchase. I would like to add that the Asus laptop with XL Windows has served me well for the past eight years  or so... still slowly ... [ more ]
Eyyup E
If you have a computer with 8 on it  or windows 7 with service pack 1  but not enterprise version , you qualify for a free Windows 10 upgrade download which will be available for a year.

Fridge freezer enineer

Recommendations in Kesgrave

Karen H
hi i have a frost free fridge freezer it is 7 years old . First the freezer lost temp and won't freeze again and this has now affected the fridge . is it worth looking at repairing it or ditch and get a new one ?
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Lisa S
Hi, my husband is the owner of Anglia Domestic Refrigeration Ltd. If you would like to call him with regards to your fridge freezer problems, he would happily advise you accordingly. His contact number is 07949 545822 (Mark)

female Hairdresser

Recommendations in Kingston

Sheila B
I am new to the area (Martlesham and can drive) and I need a hairdresser I can trust.  I have recently been very ill and my hair is falling out.  I need a hairdresser who will treat it gently and either use no products or use ones that do not have ... [ more ]
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Ann F
Definitely Hairlistic on Grange Farm. Michelle is very knowledgable about treating your body with care and uses great natural products.


Recommendations in Broom Hill

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Andrew G
I can recommend Vic Brooks in Woodbridge, he has just completed a similar project and is continuing to work for me his contact numbers are 07545 428467 and 01394 388783 Good Luck Andy G

Ironing service offered

Classifieds in Kesgrave

Karen H
Hi i'm offering an Ironing service locally from my home . If you or if you know anyone that would like their ironing done please let me know .

Pesky Estate Agents!

Local Conversations in Kesgrave

David B
I have started to wear a grove in the carpets and floors between our front door and the blue recycle bin outside the back door due to the vast number of unwanted free offers of a house valuation from estate agents. If ever I want to sell, I will contact ... [ more ]
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And they have a post code😏! I don't expect there are many companies erecting poo bins- I expect there will only ever be 1👍 of those necessities. With about 3 properties for sale in the lane perhaps we could expect 3 sale boards if we don't object???? ... [ more ]

Family Garden Party

Clubs & Groups in Little Bealings

Helen C
Please join us on Sunday August 23rd from 2pm - 5pm for tea and games to raise funds for our local church rood repairs! Adults £5, children under 12 free!  Leawood House, Sandy Lane, Little Bealings, IP13 6LW. Please RSVP so we don't run out of scones! ... [ more ]

Kesgrave, Martlesham, Rushmere - Crime Brief 21 - 27 July 2015

Clubs & Groups in Bucklesham

Swan Close Scheme
Thefts: Brookhill Way - between 21 and 23 July – parcel left in insecure porch has been removed. Wainwright Way - between 25 and 26 July – chain link fencing removed from posts and stolen.

Horse Riding

Recommendations in Playford

Carol R
Hello, Probably a long shot but are there any knowledgeable horse riders on this site, who could recommend a very understanding riding instructor for a lady in her 50's with a confidence issue.
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Cheryl W
Valley Farm run 'Take back the reins' courses for people returning to riding who have not ridden for a while. Nicky is very patient and encouraging and lets you proceed at your own pace. Highly recommended as I did it myself and am still riding!

Make my friends grandson a special birthday cake

Recommendations in Playford

Alan H
Hello all again, my friends grandson is 5 in a few days time and she wants a special birthday cake made for him at a VERY reasonable price. It needs a speedway rider on it and perhaps in a 5 shape, is there anyone out there you can recommended that will ... [ more ]
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Andrew G
Hi Allan sorry for delay in reply been away Rachels Cakes of Martlesjam, made us a great Anniversary Cake would definately reccommend Andrew G
Trevor W
My daughter in law makes some real magic cakes. Her website is as follows: As for price, my son continually tells her she doesnt charge enough, so they must be reasonable

TV reception.

Local Conversations in Rushmere Street

Sandra H
Is anyone else having poor tv reception on freeview channels in the Kesgrave area at the moment?  Our picture keeps breaking up.
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idiotic cyclists

Local Conversations in Playford

Whilst driving along Colchester Rd this morning towards Heath Rd, a couple of cyclists on racing bikes  who I should say were in their 20s, were ridingmslowly,  two abreast and holding up a flow of traffic as there wasn't room to pass due to oncoming ... [ more ]
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Hop .
Sorry Jamie, are you saying that if a vehicle driver fails to look with due diligence and pulls out in front of a cyclist then it's the cyclists fault for (a) being smaller than a car and (b) travelling slower than a car but faster than you think is ... [ more ]
Barrie S
The recommendation is that if you are cycling over 15mph you should be using the road. As a keen cyclist I do use the cycle route to Martlesham via Grange farm but only when commuting at slow speeds. The cycle paths are too dangerous to cycle fast. Too ... [ more ]

Disco Cabaret

Clubs & Groups in Kingston

SEP 12
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Kesgrave Community Centre
Home-Start E.Ipswich & Coastal
With an exciting demonstration of Ballroom & Latin American dancing & the outstanding vocals of Rachel Foskett and Pete Long in Cabaret, a demonstration by Richard Miller followed by a Disco With DJ Steve Springett Tickets £12 includes a light ... [ more ]


Recommendations in Playford

Alan H
Hi everyone, could sometime recommend a really good honest pc engineer they know is reliable to do a good job?
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David B
I am interested to know what goes wrong with a PC that warrants the attention of an engineer. Unless your machine has suffered physical damage it is surely a matter of software not running correctly. Do you use a program such as CCleaner to get rid of ... [ more ]

Police - Ipswich 'On Tour' Event

Clubs & Groups in Bucklesham

JUL 27
to , (ended)
Ipswich – the Corn Hill
Swan Close Scheme
Chief Constable Gareth Wilson and Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Tim Passmore will be going ‘on tour’ this year, visiting town centres across the county. Tim Passmore has said: "Public engagement is a crucial element of my role and I thoroughly ... [ more ]

Kesgrave & District Crime Brief 14 – 20 July 2015

Clubs & Groups in Bucklesham

Swan Close Scheme
Burglary/other building Bixley Drive - between 6pm 12 and 8pm 13 July – entry to property in process of being demolished. Lead stolen Martlesham - overnight 16 – 17 July – forced entry to workshop by breaking door locks and wooden door. Commercial ... [ more ]

Bowls for sale

£50.00 in Beacon Hill

Sue V
Two sets of Bowls for sale: Taylor Ace Size 2, 4 Bowls in a carrying case price  £50.00 Henslite Tiger 2, Size 3 heavy, 4 Bowls in a carrying case  price £50.00

Computer Engineer Wanted

Recommendations in Playford

Alan H
Hi everyone Im one of those old fashioned guys who likes to use a table top pc. Im looking for an experienced competent computer expert who is very honest, reliable and will not rip me off to clean up my pc and take all the built up rubbish off. I will ... [ more ]
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David B
I am interested to know what goes wrong with a PC that warrants the attention of an engineer. Unless your machine has suffered physical damage it is surely a matter of software not running correctly. Do you use a program such as CCleaner to get rid of ... [ more ]
Jean B
Maybe some people are not confident enough to do it them selves .I know i'm not

Plumber needed

Recommendations in Broke Hall

Debbie C
We desperately need an outside tap fitted so that we can use our hose to water out garden in this hot weather. It is a very simple job but my husband is now unable to get down to reach under the sink to do it due to his age and health. Can anyone ... [ more ]
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Kesgrave walking football

Clubs & Groups in Kesgrave

JUL 21
Kesgrave high school main hall
Noel W
Over 45s your chance to play a more sedate version of the beautiful game. Very social and good fun starts Tuesday at 7.30 for an hour and every Tuesday after that. Come along and why not bring a friend