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How to sell a house

Hopeful in Larks' Hill
We are selling our house but finding it difficult to get viewings, I suspect as the relatively large size is only apparent as you walk through. Other houses have a bigger frontage and same price range, but are actually smaller seem to be getting the ... [ more ]
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Laurence H
Look around at the number of Sold Boards in the area.  Compare Johnathan Walters with Austwick Berry and the latter win hands down.  Why are they still on their website? Perhaps they are sold subject to Contract and that can take some weeks or months ... [ more ]

Shower service

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Andy S
Hello, I am looking for someone who would be willing to change my shower head. I have a mixer shower and combi boiler, I have purchased the new shower head and support for it. Hopefully it won't be too expensive
Alan H
Hello Andy S as I previously suggested to Patrick R my son is an expert in this field so give him a ring on 01394211169 and his name is Wayne.


tigerlily in Bucklesham
Went to Aldi this morning and boy it was like a freezer, why do they keep this store so cold? I could swear I had a mild case of hyperthermia when I left, even turned my car heater on..
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Alf B
Sorry tigerlily I'm blushing here at my desk I will have a go at Aldi tomorrow :- Haven't been there for months

Free dishwasher

DMonkey Computers in Kingston
White Beko Works fine but does have a couple of issues... Bottom kick plate falls off - just needs taping on. When the salt gets low it leaves a residue so I've been running it without salt and works ok. Apart from that it's in good condition. Collection ... [ more ]

Good builder wanted

Tony E in Kesgrave
We are trying to find a builder to take out a structural wall between kitchen and dinning room and fit a new kitchen. We have drawings and have applied for building control but alas still need a builder. Has anyone had this type of work done well? Any ... [ more ]
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Millenium football field

tigerlily in Bucklesham
While taking my dogs for a walk this morning I stopped to watch the youngsters playing football just love to watch them brings a smile to my face when they score a goal, they put everything into these matches, more than I can say for the people ... [ more ]
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David B
So long as Suffolk Coastal and not the Town Council is responsible for these matters there can be little improvement. If only the Town Council would put pressure on the district council to give us a better service! Go to Woodbridge and Felixstowe and see ... [ more ]
Laurence H
The grass will be long on Millenium Field because it is warm and sunny and we have had a lot of rain.  Without the rain the grass would not need cutting and the council is not like you and I who can go out and cut our grass when it needs it they have ... [ more ]

Anyone got any astro turf they do not need?

Laurence H in Rushmere St Andrew
At Landguard Fort we bought a Lewis Gun and we have it in a nice display case but we think it would look better if there was some artificial grass underneath it. I will come and collect if you can oblige
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Brian C
Glad to help, the gun looks great in its case with the grass when I visited yesterday. Keep up the good work there Laurence.

Windows to Mac - Anyone done it ?

Richard G in Boot Street
I have always used Windows ever since i started using a computer . I am a great fan of Apple products and have several but would like to buy a Macbook Pro especially for the Retina screen as this is where we would view all our photos .  So i am ... [ more ]
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Ernest G
I would suggest any one looking for a second hand Apple Mac, go on the web to, Apple Mac Certified Products first, to see what is available,
Spotty Dog
Macbank sell second hand macs and they are based in Ipswich. Apple sell factory refurbished macs on their main website with warranty

Piano teacher?

Mickey in Martlesham Heath
Does anyone know of a piano teacher in the Kesgrave, Martlesham area, to teach grade 5 piano? Thanks.
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Michael B in Boot Street
I have some dark green painted alloy garden furniture available for free: 5 chairs with arms, a bench seat and a 4ft round table. The paint is peeling here and there but the main problem is that the metal is brittle; I loaned the chairs to someone who ... [ more ]

Original Qigong workshop

Olya in Culpho
I would like to invite everyone to join a new qigong workshop in Ipswich on 26 September. The workshop will be about learning Wu Ji Qigong form which is also known as ‘The Original Qigong’ and ‘Tai Chi for Liberation’. It is an excellent exercise for ... [ more ]
Claire F
I'm interested, how much is the workshop, and are there follow on sessions. If so, would they be evenings/ weekends? Many thanks, Claire
Thank you, Claire. The cost is 60 pounds (20% off concessions), follow on sessions will be organised at evening times after the workshop. You are welcome to book your place in the workshop via booking link at Please ... [ more ]

Free - Teenager's Study Bunk Bed (Model B with two wardrobe doors)

Bob B in Kesgrave
Originally purchased from Moriati's Workshop, Kent for a teenage daughter's 6'4" x 12' bedroom, this study bunk bed (like picture but with two wardrobe doors and wider clothes rail) accommodates a 6'2" x 2'6" mattress (not supplied). It is plastic ... [ more ]
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Andy S
I think my daughter may be interested if the bed is still available, they should be home from holiday by Monday

Wanted Aquaroll 50litre

Jill R in Boot Street
Is anyone thinking of selling an Aquaroll 50litre now or at end of camping season?

Up Pompeii - Stage Door Theatre Company

Kesgrave War Memorial Community Centre
Allan R in Playford
Following the success of last years Fawlty Towers, Stage Door Theatre Co are bringing this iconic comedy to life on stage in Kesgrave. Up Pompeii is a hilarious romp based on the TV show of the seventies, written by Miles Tredinnick. The action centres ... [ more ]
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Allan R
I've seen the rehearsals so far, and the show promises to be a great night out! 
John H
A great show. I played the Roman Captain who arrived to claim his bride, in a production in Surrey, a few years ago. I would like to see this production.

Unfolding Enlightenment event Mind Body & Soul and Quality Crafts

Bealings Village Hall
Robina Hearle. ,Jeremy Hearle in Tuddenham
This is a chance to try some taster sessions of healing modalities , find some early quality Christmas present . All these people are local self employed artisans and alternative healing therapists . The charity on the door is for The Ipswich Night ... [ more ]
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Skydive For Suffolk in aid of the Blue Cross and pets in need

Laurence H in Rushmere St Andrew
Takes place at Beccles Airfield on the 19th September, this will help raise the money to complete the brand new re-homing centre where we can double the number of pets we care for. To find out more please visit or ... [ more ]

Pop up pub in Bealings

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Washing machine repair

Mike P in Rushmere St Andrew
Anyone know a good washing machine repair man? We have a Bosch logixx8 that has a mind of its own!

Shepherd & Dog

Anne C in Maidensgrave
Went to She[ & Dog other night  Absolutely chaotic.  Skeleton staff, long queues etc and food nowhere as good as it used to be.  A gentleman in the queue told me it was closing next weekend and would be taken over by Toby's.  Anybody clarify/verify ... [ more ]
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Tony G
Keith,Maidensgrave,or,more commonly Maidensgrove is the area of Woodbridge occupied by the John Grose Ford dealership.

Land for horse

Carol R in Playford
Not sure how many 'horsey' people there are on this site, but looking for paddock, with or without stabling or property with land would be considered,


No, but what I can suggest is a new course on FutureLearn starting on 15 September. I have done several FutureLearn courses and they are excellent being run by various Universities including the OU, renown for distance learning. There are usually ... [ more ]
Martin W
Hi sandie b, I've been teaching the 8 week mindfulness course locally 3 times per year since 2004; currently run from Framfield house medical centre, Woodbridge. The next course starts Sept 29, 5.30-7.30. Still taking bookings ..See ... [ more ]

Babysitting for pets

Bronwyn L in Martlesham Heath
Morning a friend of mine wants to go on holiday but he needs to put his Aunt into a home for a week, but he also needs someone to look after the cat and parrot just popping in and feeding and giving them water does anyone know who or where he could get ... [ more ]
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Helen T
You could also try The Cinnamon Trust - a charity organisation set up for helping with pets for similar reasons. See their web site. They might have a volunteer in the Melton area

Looking to start a new drama group

Cathy M in Martlesham Heath
If you love to act come and join my new drama group in Martlesham Heath. I hope to start soon depending on how many budding actors and actresses there are out there. Just bring your enthusiasm and a passion for theater, that’s all. Please email me ... [ more ]

Suffolk Animal Rescue Quiz Night

Sara R in Little Bealings
Hi everyone.  I am organising a quiz night at Seckford Golf Club on 12th September at 7pm on behalf of Suffolk Animal Rescue.  We held one last year and it was a brilliant night with lots of pennies raised so we're doing it again!  Tickets are £15 each ... [ more ]