Show navigation

Free first aid event & coffee morning

to , (ended)
Benneworth Lounge, Gandish Road, CO7 6TP
Valerie A in Raydon
Come and learn first aid basics, how to use a defibrillator and have cake and tea/coffee/cold drink. Meet the local Community Responders (Heartwatch) and learn about community responding. Phone 01206 298692

Indoor Table Top Sale

to , (ended)
Copdock and Washbrook Village Hall
Joanna G in East Bergholt
Grab a bargain or sell your items - View for Free - Book a table for just £5 - Plenty of car parking available - Light refreshments available - To book a table, please call 07729 863223 or email

taxis / transport to stansted airport

Elsie R in Mace Green
Does anyone know of a good company that goes to Stansted Airport? I've got to be there this coming Weds?

Break in

Teresa P in East End
Hi I just wanted to give everyone a warning after a break in at Capel St Mary last night - Bentley side of the A12.  Two guys in baseball caps where driving a royal blue transit van with false plates AD52 NFH. My neighbour caught them breaking into ... [ more ]

lost stolen or strayed

Andy S in Capel St Mary
Having paid a visit to your lovely village last Friday, my friend and I called in at the cafe for a scone and tea. We're probably there for 30 mins or so. We then walked back to the car via the car park, and on to the craft shop inside By Pass ... [ more ]
View 1 earlier reply
Andy S
Thank you I did try ringing both venues as soon as I realised they were missing, but no one claimed to have seen them, as stated let's hope they are doing lots of good to whoever found them, andy
Capel Mum
Certainly no signs in the car park. Hopefully they will wend their way where they need to be.

It's a little quiet here at the moment!

Don't feel deflated if your neighbourhood hasn't yet collectively wiped out crime, saved your local high street or got together to dredge a lake or plant a forest. To help get things going, why not:
Start a conversation

This is the place to share questions, warnings, grumbles and the things you love locally.