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gas hob

Tony T
Hi Tony, Kingsley's Plumbing and Heating Services will fit it for you. £115 ish if within one metre of connection. He's local on 07823446339.

Christmas Fair

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Chantry Library and Hawthorn Children's Centre
Cathy G in Copdock
Fun for all the family, with raffle (display of prizes and tickets available from the library now) Gifts and crafts, refreshments, tombola, cup cake decorating, lucky dip, bargain books, children's games and stories and a chance to see Father ... [ more ]

Power cut

D in Washbrook Street
Has anyone else had a couple of power cuts this evening in the Pinewood/Belstead area? couple of seconds each but enough to knock out TV and broadband. One at about 8.20 pm and one at about 7.10 pm
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Ruth L
Virgin was affected by the power problems too,  that was mentioned on facebook last night...the text updates I got was that a cable was fixed in Birkfield drive, though the loud bangs worries me...
Ipswich Ltd
It is poor. Telecommunication companies should have Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS -  Google it, not science fiction!) to stop any problems. Not exactly a diesel backup generator but should have enough capacity for 10 minutes battery-backup ... [ more ]

Fridge freezer repair person needed

IMR in Copdock
Can anyone recommend a repair person for a Hotpoint 'frost free' fridge freezer that has an ice problem in the freezer please? Thanks.

Overcome your fear of speaking in public

Keith D in Chantry
Ipswich Speakers Club - Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 7.30pm Learn how to speak with confidence. The essentials for speakers of all abilities. No obligation to join or speak - just a friendly, supportive environment. UCS Waterfront building, Neptune ... [ more ]

Plumber needed

Ian in Greenwich
Hi all, Looking for some help.. In need of a plumber to come and carry out a toilet repair. Have tried so many but haven't had any luck for one reason or another. Any help/recommendations would be greatly appreciated. Thanks
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Patricia D
We have used Columbus Plumbing and Heating Services of Ipswich for a service and minor repair to our heating system. Excellent work and reasonably priced.


Tony G in Stoke
hi, i have some new worktops i need anybody know/recommend a local carpenter? pinewood area,  many thanks
Andrew B
Hi Tony I have just done our worktops at home and we used Marty Ablett Carpenter 07539206480. Very good and reliable.

Garden Lawn Turf

Joanne S in Greenwich
Does anyone know the best/cheapest place to buy garden lawn turf? I'm patching in a small area so only require 2 or 3 rolls. I live in Pinewood area of Ipswich. Many thanks
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Jacqueline H
Another plus point for Victoria Nurseries is that if you spend over £25.00 they will deliver for free (easily done as they also sell local produce along with an extensive range of cakes and biscuits, etc.).
Joanne S
Thanks Vera, I brought 5 rolls from Victoria Nurseries on Friday and laid that afternoon :)

Wallpaper needed

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Lou P in Belstead
Hi, can anyone tell me where I may be able to buy a nerine plant? They sell out very quickly and I don't really want to plant spring bulbs. I feel like I've searched everywhere to no avail! Many thanks.
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Lou P
Fingers crossed! I've been searching for two years but just kept missing them in plant form! If anyone is splitting any in the future I would be extremely grateful. Happy to pay/make a gardening contribution.

Window Cleaner Required

Joanne S in Greenwich
I require my windows cleaned, inside and out but I need them cleaned this week. Can anyone recommend, I'm in Pinewood. Thanks
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Joanne S
Thanks everyone, coincidentally Giles White was the first window cleaner to respond when I contacted him, I contacted about 4 in total. He can do them in the timescale, tomorrow/Friday and so far very professional.

Re: Wedding Cars

Suffolk Wedding Cars in Suffolk Wedding Cars
Hello everyone, I am not sure if this is allowed on here but I have just created a Streetlife page for my wedding car hire business. I am based at Pinewood but cover all of Suffolk, south Norfolk and most of Essex. If anyone is needing a wedding car ... [ more ]