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Owners no longer informed if dog gets run over!

Local Conversations in Wherstead

What do you think about the fact that road workers are not required to check the collar and micro chip of dogs that get run over, and that their bodies can be disposed of without telling their doubtless worried owners? Will any of our politicians be ... [ more ]
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Beryl E
ur all so rite but the matter is the owners its got to be sad wen they find out ,i would be mad if they hadnt told me , i think they should bring the licence back ,

Now taking orders for easter cakes

£20.40 in Greenwich

APR 04

Unit 3 Cycle Repairs

Recommendations in Chantry

Steve W
My son and I have both used Roy at Unit 3 Cycle Repairs on Hawes Street and had a fantastic service. Quick, cheap and easy to deal with. If you need any bike repairs, go and see him
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Steve W
hawes street is the road which runs between Ip City Centre and Stoke Bridge. Perfect service and at £22 for two new tyres, brake pads and delivery very cheap
Ipswich Lad
Actually, it's not! Hawes Street runs from IP Centre roundabout out towards Wherstead Road (where the Riverside Industrial Park is). Vernon Street runs from Stoke Bridge towards the IP Centre. On the left on Vernon Street past Dock Street, before ... [ more ]

LINK: Faith Film Night

Clubs & Groups in LINK

MAR 16
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The Thomas Wolsey Pub, 9-13 St Peters Street, Ipswich, IP1 1XF
What are the films that take a leap? What movies make you believe in something? Come and help us discover that story that changes your life. Join us for great movies, engaging discussion and growing community. The idea is you bring along your favourite ... [ more ]

Table Top sale

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

MAR 21
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The Meeting Place Community Centre, limerick close, Whitehouse
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Table Top Sale

Clubs & Groups in California

FEB 28
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Castle Hill Community Centre

Shredded paper?

Recommendations in Rose Hill

Kathleen E
In the last two months, it has been noted the amount of shredded paper that is being deposited on roads & paths in the Stoke Park Area. This occurs after brown bin collecting lorries have been in the area. Are you having the same problem? May I ... [ more ]
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Dave L
I'm Ipswich rather than Babergh but having read this I checked with the council and the same applies, i.e. shredded paper should go in the brown bin (or be use for kindling, pet bedding, present packing, etc) or if you have your own composter then ... [ more ]

speed limit

Local Conversations in Gainsborough

Just been reading about proposal to reduce speed limit on the Orwell bridge from 70mph down to 50 mph ,I personally think it would be a good thing.anything that stops any chaos,people getting hurt, traffic being held up should be worth considering
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I have much respect for lorry drivers and I always stick to the rule, that if I can't see their mirrors, then they have no idea I'm even there. As an ex biker, I always was given respect on the roads by truckers, other motorists just tried to kill me on ... [ more ]
Linda C
some people forget they were learner drivers once, it does not take a lot to be courteous on the roads these days.

e cig liquids

Recommendations in Gainsborough

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John M
James M ,  just started a group on facebook called Ipswich vaping group . come be my first member . :)

Nacton Road Fish Bar

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Peter M EADT reports that the Nacton Road Fish Bar has won this award for the second year running.  I've not been there before mysef, but may have to give it ... [ more ]
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Peter M
It's in the part of Nacton Road where the shops are and that part of the road is usually busy.,1.186849,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x0...

Community cafe

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
The Meeting Place Community cafe limerick close, Whitehouse Rd open every Monday to Friday 10am til 3pm all welcome and we are right near the park so if looking for a little trip to the park with the children you can pop in for a cuppa to warm ... [ more ]

Cystic fibrosis. Help

Local Conversations in Warren Heath

Reg S
I read how that poor gentleman was set upon by yobo and that young lady managed to help him beyond his wildest dreams nowing my luck My effort will come to zero I have a grand son Named Mathew Shapland all he Is looking for is £ 2000 so his ... [ more ]
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Selina G
Sorry Reg but returning to previous mention of Mattys girlfriend? It's her who should perhaps be asking the questions you are. Not sure what work has to do with it? You suggesting he needs 2k as no income coming in? Matty wanting to ... [ more ]
Reg S
I am a CF carrier. So is my wife I had a son who died from cf age 5 the memories I have of Robert you could fill a book Mats partner is Bernice she is ok no CF gene But here is a nice surprise her daughter name Selina. But as you have gathered ... [ more ]

foxhall stadium boot sale

Clubs & Groups in Castle Hill

Jim J
I seen a board outside foxhall stadium advertising the boot sale,there was no definite start date on it does anybody know when ??
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Baby Activities.

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Can anyone tell me of any baby groups or activities in the Stoke Park, Maidenhall or Pinewood areas please. This will be for a six month old plus Nana. Thanks in advance.
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Thanks Jean G. That's handy for me, only a short bus ride away. Have only got the little one on one Friday next month so all being well will go down.  By the way, you were almost right, it's 8.45 to 11.30am.
Jean G
your welcome smm I used to go down to the church on a Tuesday for there lunch club and keep fit on Wednesday morning that's how I know about that !

walking football

Local Conversations in Gainsborough

John W
It's still there, some way down the list, not sure if this link will take you there...

Walking Football

Clubs & Groups in Kesgrave

The Main Man
Fancy trying Walking Football? It's great fun & a serious workout! Brand New weekly sessions (only £3 each incl a cup of tea & a biscuit afterwards!) have just started at Gainsborough Sports Centre on Thursdays from 3-4pm. It's also been going ... [ more ]

lunches for the over 50's at The Meeting Place Café

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
Just letting you know that we offer two course meal for over 50's at The Meeting Place Community Centre Cafe, limerick close ,Whitehouse Rd . Open 10 til 3pm freshly prepared food. Pop in
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antiques expert

Recommendations in Priory Heath

Sheila O
hi streetlifers ,i wondered if among all you lovley people there was an antiques expert i have a very old mincer that belonged to my motherinlaw and i wondered if it was a worth anything and b how to go about finding out ? i hasten to add it is it is not ... [ more ]
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Sheila O
thank you one and all for your advice i could take it to a carboot as i plan to do one when it is a bit warmer if not may be the museam or mansion may take it i will think on it!
Andy A
yes sorry to say they have no real value. However they are normally snapped up at boot sales by people  who love bygone things and nostalgia . I can well remember happy hours in my grandmothers kitchen as a child helping her feed the cooked meat into the ... [ more ]

Valentins Disco

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

FEB 14
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The Meeting Place Community Centre, limerick close, Whitehouse

Distilled water where can I purchase in Ipswich?

Recommendations in Ipswich Town Centre

Roger A
Hi all! Also called purified water, I need a quarter, half a litre at most. Thanks in anticipation
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Alex G
Halfords,  and if for medical use, a Pharmacist would have this on the shelf.

quiz night

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
The Meeting Place and The Wot's up group just want to say thanks to all who supported the Quiz Night at The Meeting Place last night a laugh was had by all and the event raised £280 money going towards running cost of the building. Thanks to all. Next ... [ more ]

House for rent

Local Conversations in Maidenhall

Tina H
Does anyone know of a house up for rent in or around this area please? Looking to move within the next 2 months as my landlord is selling our house. 2-3 bedrooms up to £600 rent per month.
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Julie S
We have a two-bed mid terrace in a quiet Close in the Derby  Road/Foxhall Road area which will become vacant in the next two/three months which may be of interest to you.
Tina H
Yes SMM, I have looked at some awful ones over the years. Such a shame. There are some of us good tenants out there who look after them....Many thanks Julie S. Please keep me posted as I have to be out of this house by 6 April

quiz night

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
Last Reminder quiz night tomorrow at The Meeting Place Community Centre, limerick close, Whitehouse Rd, Ip1 5lr £7 includes jacket spud and filling, teams of 2 / 4 / 6 all welcome. Contact Mags on 07926428432 or 01473 745470 to book your place and ... [ more ]

LINK: LOVE Film Night

Clubs & Groups in LINK

FEB 16
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The Thomas Wolsey Pub, 9-13 St Peters Street, Ipswich, IP1 1XF
Vote on the theme of LOVE in all it's multi-faceted forms. Romance, bro-mance, friendship, families and self... You decide which love is king. Come and join us for great movies, engaging discussion and growing community. The idea is you bring along ... [ more ]

Missing cat - lovely Bertie

Lost & Found in Gainsborough

Claire F
My beautiful tabby cat, Bertie has gone missing this weekend. I haven't seen him since Friday night and I am getting quite worried, especially as the weather is so awful. He does like to wander around in the vicinity of Ipswich hospital as I live just ... [ more ]
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Selina G
Really gutted :( I've had cats all my life and lost a few..your Bertie sounded lovely. I truly sympathise...hugs..