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Cant tell you how I found out but -- baileys -- was rushed into hospital yesterday very ill indeed may I wish baileys a speedy recovery.
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not long now

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Michelle D
Come along & get your nails done, buy a handcrafted item from our range of great craft stall vendors, for the children Thiers sand art or glitter tattoo's also there's a raffle, cakes & refreshments including hot cross buns and Donut's

paving slabs

Give, Lend & Borrow in Sproughton

I am looking for used paving slabs any colour. 3ft by 2ft = 600mm by 900 mm. 2ft by 2ft =600 by 600 mm.  18 in by 18 in = 475mm by475mm. If any one has got an odd one or two they want rid of I can pick up. If any one has a quantity they wish to sell, am ... [ more ]


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Jean M
Can anyone recommend a reliable Handyperson who could rotovator and trim an allotment ready for planting please?
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Andrew T
Bit like Norwich Road allotments, there was all this talk about equipment and stuff being available to borrow or hire but surprise surprise nothing came of it, had to give up allotment in the end due to ill health.

where to take your children

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre


Give, Lend & Borrow in Ipswich Town Centre

hi streetlifers,  has anyone got a slide suitable for 5/6 year olds, please that they no longer want or need thank you
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hi craig,  I would be very grateful, thank you for getting back to me... we cant collect tomorrow morning, but tomorrow afternoon we are free, when would be suitable for you,
hi craig, I messaged you a few times trying to find out about picking up the slide, but have had no reply. have you still got it, as I am still interested, I can collect it tomorrow or saturday or sunday , kind  regards maggi

Art Groups Castlehill & Chantry:- Mon, Tues & Wed's Weekly ***New Members Welcome***

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Janet A
CASTLEHILL COMUNITY CENTRE, Highfield Rd, Ipswich, IP1 Mon 7pm - 9pm Tues 1.30pm - 3.30pm CHANTRY at the Body & Mind Sports Centre  Wed's 7.30pm - 9.30pm Castlehill Art Society meet weekly at the above times & places everyone welcome - for more ... [ more ]
Janet A
Yes all are welcome some people bring the arts or crafts that they are currently working on or bring pencils if they fancy having a go at pencil drawings.  Gerry always has paper & pens & ideas for those that are new.  Give Gerry a ring to ... [ more ]

Quiz and Buffet afternoon/evening

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Wot's up Community Club
Teams of 4/6 welcome to come and take part in a friendly fun quiz. This Sunday 29th March 3.30pm til 8.30 pm £5 each includes buffet. Bring your own drink. For more info contact me on 07985638026 or ring The Meeting Place Community Centre on 01473 ... [ more ]


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Hayley J
I have a lot of lego that my son has outgrown. It's not in original packaging and no instructions. Anyone any suggestions as to what to do with it apart from the usual car boot etc. Many thanks
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I just want to thank Hayley for the Lego yesterday. We have been sorting it ever since! It will certainly keep my Partner happy for a long while. When I got home from collecting it yesterday, I only bought one of the little trugs in First. She was all ... [ more ]

Dales Road Post Office sealed off

Local Conversations in Sproughton

Sarah S
Suffolk Police tweeted that a robbery took place at the post office at 9.10am this morning. They said that no one was hurt but a sum of cash was taken. I hope they catch the person.

1960s transistorised record player by Bush + 74 7 inch vinyl records.

£180.00 in Ipswich Town Centre

somewhere to take the family

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Michelle D
Looking for somewhere to bring your children bring them along to our craft fair, There will be a nail bar, sand art, glitter tattoo's, cake stall , many great craft stall, refreshments & raffle

Computer classes

Clubs & Groups in Castle Hill

Does anyone know of any part time adult computer learning classes for beginners in or around Ipswich. The local college use to do adult leisure courses some years ago but that seems to have stopped, same with the library. My wife needs to learn how to ... [ more ]
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Hi Johnny Realise Future (01473 23860) have also their IT courses at Castle Hill Community Centre Highfield Road Ipswich IP1 6DG on Thursdays.  Here is their online brochure for their ... [ more ]

new friends wanted am 64 young for age going though a divorce

Local Conversations in Bramford

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Castle Hill Community Centre
Hello Jennifer H you are very welcome to join our lovely ladies from the Knit & Natter group here at Castle Hill Community Centre, Highfield Road, Ipswich, IP1 6DG. They meet every Friday from 10am to 12noon for a chat, drink, biscuits/cakes. You ... [ more ]

Please vote for my pup Jack

Local Conversations in Bramford

Abbi L
Hi please vote for my pup Jack in the East Anglian Air Ambulance charity competition. It's on Facebook. Click on the link below and like Jack's picture to help him win! Thank you :-) ... [ more ]
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Brown Bins

Local Conversations in Maidenhall

Linda E
Does any one know if the brown bins are likely to be emptied this week in the Blenheim Road area. They should have been emptied on Tuesday. Don't know whether to leave the bin out or not. I've go loads of green waste so in wil be refilled as soon as it's ... [ more ]
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Have you tried looking on their web site, Babergh council gives an update of bins that ate late being collected

have you ever lost a baby or child ? were there for you

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Michelle D
After suffering two miscarriages and two missed miscarriages I set this organisation up to fund teddy bears to families who have sadly experienced pregnancy, baby or child loss, we offer an emotional support network via our social media pages
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Michelle W
Lost a baby boy (Daniel) at 5 and half months into the pregnancy, always think of him and what he would be like, the heartache, never goes away, Sorry for your loss also Reg
Michelle D
I lost my first baby in 2006 and its so true you never do forget, you are left thinking what if , what would they look like etc


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Countdown to our table top sale this Saturday

Clubs & Groups in Sproughton

Val S
Our first ever Table Top sale is on this Saturday at the Whitton Church Hall, in Whitton Church Lane.  (Turn left at the T junction at the top of Macaulay Road) We are selling from 10.00 till 1.00 and are serving bacon rolls and hot drinks. One or two ... [ more ]
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Recommendations in Castle Hill

Eddie B
anybody out there knows how to set up a garmin streetpilot 111 satnav would like some help
John W
Here is the manual, is that what you need?

fundraising event

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Michelle D
Spring craft fair Castlehill community centre Highfield Road Ipswich April 4th, 11:30-2:30 Many great craft stalls, sand art, glitter tattoos, refreshments & raffle Still a few stalls required, raffle donations and a volunteer Contact michelle ... [ more ]

Any One Found

Local Conversations in Claydon

Lost on a number 9 bus Friday about 3pm spec savers glasses in light brown case with the name Roz inside if any one find them could they hand them in at the electric house office, or to the Co-op at Meredith road please.
It could have been the bus driver--bus cleaner or a passenger who ever it was thank you, glasses handed in by some one, and saved the owner a lot of money, It just go'es to show that there are a nice lot of people in Ipswich-- thank you--

Table Top Sale

Clubs & Groups in Sproughton

Val S
We are holding a table top sale at Whitton Church Hall, Whitton Church Lane on March 14th.  Tables £8.00 each.   10am till Please contact Val Stutter on Ipsw 415705 to book a table.   Bacon rolls and hot drinks available. Stall holders can ... [ more ]
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Local Conversations in Bramford

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Janet A
Hi Jennifer, I'd like to make some new friends - I live in Castlehill as well as Sheila. I love meeting for coffee & a chat I also love doing arts & crafts, table top sales & car boots. I'll text you my number. Janet

Carpet Fitter Required

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Janet A
Can any one recommend a good carpet fitter - needed for Bramford/Claydon area in a few weeks time?
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John W
We used Hicks Carpets in Norwich Road but I can't give them a recommendation, the grippers they used on the stairs were very shape, poked through the carpet and I cut my foot on it, I had to hammer them all down afterwards.
Jean G
I have used( carpet concern steve dale) to do my lounge and bathroom and reccomended him many times allways punctual as well which is how I like it well worth a try !