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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 ]
Carol M
Do the classes welcome absolute beginners? If so, what is required to bring?
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 ]

badley church

Local Conversations in Akenham

Denise H
hi does anybody here know if there are spirits at Badly church as I took my sister there yesterday and took some photos and we have really spooky images...things we cant explain....just curious...thanks Denise 
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Maria S
We will sort it all out on Friday.... I can't see anything unusual in this picture. It will be the Omen all over again. Hope the black dog stays away.

Quiz and Buffet afternoon/evening

Clubs & Groups in Wot's up Community Club

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 ]

Norwich Road, Shrubland Estate.

Local Conversations in Upper Street

Lisa H
Hello everyone I work on the A140 and each day drive up and down Norwich Road past the Shrubland estate and have been watching with interest all the trees being cleared and new trees being planted does know why?  thanks loads Lisa
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Sarah S
Good to hear that new trees are being planted. A bit worrying about the rest of the estate. Which agent has the properties for sale?

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.

Proposal to reinstate evening bus service.

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Jan B I came across the above whilst looking up a bus timetable. If like us, you'd love to again be able to get a bus back from Ipswich after an evening out, please give your ... [ more ]
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Further building in Great Blakenham

Local Conversations in Great Blakenham

Please note that the closing date for comments to MSDC re further building in Great Blakenham (020/15, 23 more properties on the small parcel of land off Kingfisher Drive, Chalk Hill Lane and Chequers Rise) is nearly here. Even if this development does ... [ more ]
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I doubt John field could fight his way out of a paper bag. Would love to know how he voted regarding the incinerator.if you find a lib dem with a spine let me know. The only way to get the council to listen is enough people in the vicinity not paying ... [ more ]
Cal B
Council houses on council land... It seems inevitable . I wonder if they'll change their mind about building a school, if only half of all these new homes have a school age child thats 150 places, 5 classes worth of children!! I'm hoping it doesnt affect ... [ more ]

Coffee Morning and Second Hand Book Sale in aid of the St Elizabeth Hospice

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The Parish Room, Great Blakenham
Sharon I
Come along with some friends for a chat over a cup of coffee or tea and some home-made cakes and scones. There will also be some second hand books for sale - both adults and childrens. All proceeds will go to the St Elizabeth Hospice, Ipswich.


Give, Lend & Borrow in Akenham

20" LCD Flatscreen TV

£35.00 in Akenham

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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Val S
Church hall is up Macaulay road to T junction and turn right.  Will be sign posted.

60L chest freezer for sale, 4 months old

£50.00 in Akenham

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Essentials chest freezer, only 4 months old, perfect condition. Size : 499mm x 537mm x 858 mm. Still under guarantee. Buyer collects.
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local parrot breeders

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Hello, Was curious to know if somebody is,or knows of any local parrot breeders? Am looking for a small to medium bird as a new family pet. Thanks, Rossi
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Recommendations in Castle Hill

John W
Here is the manual, is that what you need?

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--

Hero Ride June 21st Windsor - update.

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Andy W
Things are going well with my plans for this. The 2 options are coming together well. Anyone up for cycling to Windsor over 2 days we will be kipping in Willingale village hall (Essex , just over half way) on Saturday night. As I mentioned before many ... [ more ]

Claydon & Whitton Parish Council Meeting

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Anne D
@claywhitpc: Parish Council Meeting Mon 9th March Village Hall 7.30 pm: agenda on the website. You are welcome: to attend: 15 minute public forum near the start of the meeting

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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Learn to play badminton

Clubs & Groups in Upper Street

Gillian B
Would you like to play or learn to play badminton? We meet every Monday at the Suffolk New Academy (Chantry High School) and are looking for new players to join us. We are a very social group of mixed abilities. If you would like to come along and see ... [ more ]
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Janet A
I love to play social badminton do you have a postcode for the Chantry building you play at please.   Many thanks
Gillian B
Hi Janet, we play at Suffolk New Academy Sports Centre, Birkfield Drive, Ipswich, IP2 9HF If you would like to come along, please message me your email address. All the best Gill 

Carpet Fitter Required

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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 !

Quiz Night - Fundraising event for "Got To Read"

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Castle Hill Community Centre, Highfield Road, Ipswich, IP1 6DG
Castle Hill Community Centre
Thanks to their previous successful Quiz events "Got To Read" has decided to organise another Quiz night this year here Community Action Suffolk - Castle Hill CC, plenty of parking available. The date to remember: 24th March 2015 from 7pm. £6 per head, ... [ more ]
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Castle Hill Community Centre
Hi everyone, have you booked your table yet? you wouldn't want to miss out on a great evening! All money raised goes to Got To Read, have a look at their website for further information: Thank you.

a proposed travellers site in Claydon

Local Conversations in Whitton

Pat R
I hope  the people in claydon are as shocked and appalled as I am at the proposed travellers site in Claydon. Please everyone lets stand up together and stop this pat rowe
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Richard G
You could get a mortgage of £200k for £850pm easily , trouble is lenders are very tied by the borrowers income in what they can lend , obviously they can afford to pay £850pm rent so should be able to afford it in  a mortgage . Why is he renting is the ... [ more ]
Deposit? Not everyone can pay rent and save for a deposit at the same time. Not everyone is lucky enough to be in a position to stay somewhere rent free (usually parent's home) while they save a deposit. If you have to find housing for whatever reason, ... [ more ]

Window cleaner

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Anne D
I too have had Neil Ayers Hightop window cleaners for years and find them very reliable. They will come when you want them. I have them every other month.


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Marjorie C
Help , I  need local plumber, that wont charge the earth , as I have a leaking bath ,that floods the floor every time I have a shower..  any one in the Claydon area? 
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Mal U
I agree with you and can confirm Peter is very professional, he doesn't charge call out fee and what's the best he doesn't hesitate to come out in the evening!