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Hedge

Recommendations in Copdock

Tony O
Hi can anyone recommend some one to cut my hedge.The Hedge is 12 ft high and I want to get down to 6ft.It is 24ft long x 3ft wide. And they need to take it away. Thank you

any chilli growers?

Local Conversations in Rose Hill

Walter C
I have some potted chilli plants which I occasionally take outdoors (weather permitting). Young buds are developing, but also black rings around the stems where the chilli is attached. Is this normal or a blight? First time experimenting with the chilli ... [ more ]

Grand book and cd sale

Clubs & Groups in Copdock

AUG 04
Chantry Library
Cathy G
Only 10p per book or 12 for £1! Bring your children along to our wildlife event on the same day (11-3)  Tea, coffee and soft drinks also available

Surfing

Recommendations in Pinewood

Tim F
Hi going on hols to woolacombe ...had anyone got bodyboards or surf boards they want to get rid of please.....cheers

shops

Local Conversations in Washbrook

Carol B
Just come down St Helens St before old county hall there are four shops.hairdressers-hairdressers-tattoos-hairdressers.I know that the council has to pay business tax after three months for empty shops I would say this is ridiculous.
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John W
You were commenting on empty shops in the town centre, Tiger will be filling one of those empty shops. Conversations are allowed to stray from their starting point, that's the nature of a conversation.

Roadworks in Cavendish Street

Local Conversations in Westbourne

Ruth L
does anyone know when they will be re-opening Cavendish Street at the Alan Road end, it was closed for re-surfacing about two months ago...
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Suffolk County Council
Hi everyone, Our highways team are more than happy to get the answer for you. If you can pop your details on our online reporting tool, we will investigate and come back to you. Thanks - Laura
Ruth L
yes, Cavendish was closed due to the resurfacing, then if I remember right, the gas board were on upper Bishops Hill and UKPN were at the bottom, but they're both done with I think...

help needed

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
The Meeting Place Community Centre and wot's up are looking for volunteers becoming paid support workers flexible hours, job share felxabilty in helping in the cafe and supporting customers with learning difficulties. Please contact me on ... [ more ]

Potential feral cat

Lost & Found in Belstead

Harley T
Does this cat belong to anybody? If so, feel free to feed and call him/her in at night please. I can feel its ribcage and spine without pressing. Thank you. Chantry Area.
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Sarah L
Agree with Philly57, best to take it to the rspca, they will then check for microchip. Better to be in someone's hands than neglected and skinny poor thing.
Angela W
Personally  I would contact the cats protection league as the rspca have a high euthanasia rate, even for healthy animals

Grand book sale

Clubs & Groups in Copdock

JUL 18
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Chantry Library
Cathy G
Choose from a huge selection of books, 10p each or 12 for £1. We'll also be providing cakes and refreshments and the Gruffalo will be meeting children every hour on the hour
Eileen B
It was great I got some good bargains, but there was no indication  outside of the sale. Somebody had made a great effort to make cakes and drinks. Thank you to the staff at Chantry Library.

Vandals

Local Conversations in Pinewood

Tim F
Hi all.....has anyone noticed anybody acting odd/strange around the belstead meadows ...numbskulls setting fire to the benches etc....had to stamp out the fire on bench near pond near tunnel under A14 tues nite ..lower support post.. also 2 hoodies ... [ more ]
Susan P
We noticed last night that the dog waste bin at the other end of the meadows has disappeared from its position...and there is a huge pile of poo bags on the ground underneath where it should be. I've reported it to Babergh D.C online. Can only assume ... [ more ]

Meet the Gruffalo at Chantry library

Local Conversations in Copdock

JUL 18
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Chantry Library
Cathy G
On the hour at 10.00, 11.00, 12.00, 2.00 and 3.00 you can listen to the Gruffalo story, meet the Gruffalo, have your photo taken and then play lots of Gruffalo games with prizes.Grand book sale and cakes on same day

House removal company

Recommendations in Pinewood

Tim F
Hi , can anyone recommend a removal company in ipswich/capel st mary area please.
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Tim F
Used Risedale Removals who bought out Ipswich Delivery Service and they were really good. Took out all clothes from wardrobes and boxed in special cases, wrapped all mattresses with huge plastic bags....all in all very impressed. Lewis Risedale a good ... [ more ]

Fundraiser for carpets

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
Fancy a freindly quiz night This Friday 17th July at The Meeting Place Community Centre, limerick close ip1 5lr we are holding a quiz for all to take part in money raised will go towards new carpets for the centre £5 per person chip supper please book ... [ more ]

key

Lost & Found in Belstead

Qigong seminar for beginners 18-19 July

Classifieds in Qigonguk

Qigonguk
We would like to invite everybody to take part in the next Zhong Yuan Qigong Level 1 seminar which will take place on 18-19 July 2015 at Castle Hill Community Centre. You will be able to learn about an ancient self-development system from the heart of ... [ more ]
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Qigonguk
Hello Samantha, you are welcome to do just Saturday this time. There are two options - paying full seminar to attend Saturday this time and second day next time and getting a certificate; or paying half price to attend on Saturday without certificate. ... [ more ]

Humming Man

Local Conversations in Blacksmith's Corner

Amy L
Has anybody else in the Bowland Drive/Quilter Drive area heard a man singing/humming at around 9:30am? We heard him again at about 11pm last night and we're really curious as to what he is singing. It sounds like the same tune repeated over and over ... [ more ]

fundraiser for new carpets for the centre

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

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Laurie
Looks like a great event :) Not sure if you've seen these? It says you're raising money for new carpets and there's another charity on here selling new carpet to raise funds! Maybe you could both help each other... Then you'll have funds left over for ... [ more ]

Cleaner wanted

Recommendations in Copdock

Cathy G
Can anyone out there recommend a good cleaner living in Chantry area would could work about 2 hours a week for my Mum?

Barbeque provider needed

Recommendations in Copdock

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Richard G
Presumably he has improved ? http://www.ipswichstar.co.uk/news/ipswich_butcher_banned_from_selling_cooked_meat_after_breaching_re...

Summer beach hut hire Felixstowe

Recommendations in Rose Hill

Kathleen E
We are looking to hire a beach hut this summer, during the school holidays, (including weekends) preferably in the front row in the Felixstowe dip area and with easy access. Can anyone offer us anything?
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Lyn D
Hi Sheila, the rate for a week is £100. It is heavenly down there. Either for time on your own with a book/tablet and staring out to sea or spending good old fashioned time with the family.
Sheila O
hi lyn d how does your week work ie mon -saturday or what ?can u perhaps clarify we are looking at two weeks in august  mon 10 or monday 17 is your hut available during either of those weeks thankyou in anticipation

Chantry Library Fair

Local Conversations in Chantry Library

JUN 27
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Chantry Library
Chantry Library
Find out about the local community and have fun at this two day event. Stalls, BBQ, games, demonstrations, fancy dress competition (children's book characters) on Sunday - judged at 2.00pm

Absolute stupidity

Local Conversations in Greenwich

Joan L inactive
I was washing up this morning and looking out of the window when a young couple stopped their car. The young lady got out and took a young child from its seat in the back and placed it on the drivers lap. They carried on driving down the road with the ... [ more ]
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Interested
I'm not sure that its the law that is the concern here. If you are supposedly in control of a car but have a child on your lap, you can't be in FULL control because there is a body in the way. I'm sure that those of us with, or who have had, children ... [ more ]
J D
We used to sit in the car when it was switched off! Handbrake on. We pretended we were going all over the place but we were relatively safe as no key, flat drive, hand brake on etc. I suppose it could have run away with us if we had been on a slope, but ... [ more ]