We have recently cancelled our Virgin Tv subscription, it was getting far to expensive. Can anyone recommend someone who can sort out our TV for the freeview channels and internet please as its a bit beyond me. Thanks in advance
Virgin totally messed me about when I was living on Foxhall Road. The monthly charge was changed without notice, and the phone service was regularly changed removing my cheap rate international calls to Norway, which almost every other month required ... [ more ]
Most of the companies can raise prices mid contract - but you then get a 30 day 'window' to cancel your contract at no cost if you wish (this is usually hidden in small print). I have Virgin Broadband only at £28. Their broadband is better than ... [ more ]
We've had a visit this evening from a young man claiming to be on a prison release programme. He showed a card with photo ID, saying his name was Cameron. He had a large black bag on his back. I politely told him I do not buy goods on the doorstep ... [ more ]
Yvonne B, the wildlife conservation was a genuine caller, Suffolk Wildlife Trust, and carried a proper identification card. I know as he knocked on my door, leaving a leaflet and offered to call back the next night. I read the leaflet, and also ... [ more ]
I know he was probably genuine but I said no because I pay into several charities and there is a limit to how much I can pay out on a pension plus it was dark and I live alone I seem to have these callers all the time its OK to say it's only Pound a ... [ more ]
I regularly travel from the town center to the East of Ipswich by motorbike and have been struck by how poor the visibility is in some areas. Anyone who travels around Ipswich during the home commute will know that no-one gets to travel at the ... [ more ]
Hi Ipswich Ltd, You're welcome. I've contacted the team with your further queries. We'll update you again as soon as possible. Kind regards -Claire
Hi Ipswich Ltd, We have had some further information from the transport team in response to your comment: The new screens are for additional sites/replacements for the 20+ year old screens just on route 66 rather than for any of the recent ones. We ... [ more ]
AgeUK Help Centre, 41A Upper Brook Street, Ipswich Town Centre (opposite Sainsbury's)
AgeUK Suffolk and Lxpert are offering FREE computer advice and support to older people. Those browsing at the AgeUK shop in Ipswich Town Centre will have an opportunity to speak to one of Lxpert's volunteering local IT experts about any computer, ... [ more ]
Hi, I am looking for a beginners yoga class. There was a post a while back with lots of local sessions but I can't seem to find a search facility on streetlife?
Everytime I walk through St Stephens Lane/Arras Square now there seem to be more and more cars parked there. Its got a lot worse since BHS closed. I assume they are all parked illegally but why is no one enforcing the restriction here? And if there ... [ more ]
Ipswich Ltd yes, surprised Sreetlife let you shout like that, ;o), but point taken and that message I got illustrates the problem in Ipswich perfectly...
Hi Martin C, You're welcome. I've updated the report with your further queries and we'll be back in touch as soon as possible. All the best, Abbie
Someone broke into our garage and stole a load of power tools. Keep an ear and eye out gentle people, it's that time if the year again. Please make sure you lock up tight and stay safe.
The fact that the people were on Tony Martins property trying to break in is the law that was broken. I would have done the same. As for watchful good on ya but just be careful how much force you use. These people are criminals and should be treated ... [ more ]
Ooh I do like a baying mob - I'll get me pitchfork!
Can anyone recommend someone who puts up fencing and is reliable Thanks
We can thoroughly recommend Richard James 07799205836/01473272086. He has recently replaced a fence for us. He was reliable,tidy and very reasonable. Actually he was recommended to us on Streetlife.
I have 17 years experience in the trade, im local and have had several jobs off streetlife previously, references available. Competitive prices and available now!
Can anyone recommend an electrician for a small ish household job please? Thank you in advance.
Try Ashley Smy / Smy Electrical on +44 7989 305638 https://www.facebook.com/pg/Smy-Electrical-102221786779682
Last week Suffolk County Council put in an Planning Application (16/01121/FPC) to undertake ground investigations for an Upper Orwell Crossing. An daily (Mon-Fri) 24 hour operation for 4 months is going to terrorise local residents (streets below), ... [ more ]
Ipswich Ltd Hello Ipswich Ltd - Just so you know you can include our name in posts - it does make it easier for us to see which ones people would like us to respond too. I have referred your post to the Upper Orwell Crossing team and they have ... [ more ]
Thank you for the information Matt. Do you know anything about the road infrastructure either side of the main UOC bridge? I assume on the East side they will be installing a roundabout? Is the bridge going to be positioned horizontal or diagonal?
Personalised bag charms £1.99 + 1.00 P&P. Any name available. Choice of colour for pony beads. Collection by arrangement only. Please note that due to the small parts, these are not suitable for small children.
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Jay Thanks for the order. I'm just waiting for some more alphabet beads, which have been despatched today and then I can get them done. Should be ok for 16th. I will be in touch when they are ready.
Final few spaces for lessons in flute, piano, clarinet, saxophone and music theory.
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Hi, where do the lessons take place ?
Timothy P Thanks for your interest. The lessons take place in my home on the Broke Hall Estate. Please let me know if you would like further information.
Branching Out – Growing Together A community project for older people at Chantry Walled Garden Chantry Park, Hadleigh Rd, Ipswich IP2 0BS Tuesdays and Thursdays If you are an older person, living in the area, and would like to learn skills, ... [ more ]
Looking for a plumber to replace my quadrant shower. Any recommendations please?
peter willis on Ipswich 682778 leave a message as he's always busy although I think he has his son working with him now !
Hi. I am happy to give you a quote. Please call me on 07527855770 to arrange date and time. You can also visit my FB page on https://m.facebook.com/PlumberFelixstowe/
Hello everyone, here is a great Christmas art workshop I will be holding at Ipswich County Library this Friday 9th December 10am -2pm . All details are on the poster attached. Please feel free to send me a message if you would like to know more.
Can anyone recommend a driving instructor that could teach a pupil in an automatic car around the Ipswich area.
test busters got my son through
Can anybody recommend a good engineer who will install oil central heating in Chelmondiston. Thanks
Hi Lyn, just spotted your message, Kingsley's Plumbing and Heating Services will give you a free quote. Chelmo born and reliable on 077823446339.
Thanks Tony, always good to know local tradesman
I would like some carpets professionally cleaned - any recommendations would be great. Thank you
Ive just had my lounge carpet & suite cleaned by Hawkins Homecare, Lovely local guy & his wife. They did a fantastic job, I was so pleased. Wern't the cheapest but after initially booking someone cheaper I changed my mind & I'm so glad I ... [ more ]
St Peters by the Waterfront
Soul and gospel - and some seasonal favourites - with jazz stylings from our community choir and childrens' choir. Tickets only £10 from the venue or from Suffolk Soul Singers. Afternoon event!
I have 7 (plus 1 chipped ) Ceramic Tiles 40cmX25cmX8.5cm. If anyone would like them them please send me a PM
Sorry, forgot to say the tiles are White
The Meeting Place Community Centre Limerick Close Ip1 5lr
7pm till 1am Buffet Bring your own alcohol Tickets £8 adult £3 Children Tickets £5 if you do not wish to eat More info contact Mags 01473 745470
The Meeting Place Limerick Close Ipswich Ip1 5lr
Fundraiser for Mini bus for Wots up. Disco and Band The Rukus £5.Adults £2 Children Raffle all Welcome
Hi, need a new cable from the aeriel into a room where there hasn't been one before. The aeriel itself is okay, any ideas who would do that please?
Thanks all for the recommendation.
They are coming to me this morning , for the same thing as you need!
Aside from the train station and the buses, does anyone else know of anywhere else in Ipswich the Metro can be picked up?
As Jeremy C says, outside outpatients and also outside south wards entrance, I get one daily as its a decent free read.
I agree with Andy B, in fact I pick up spare copies each day as my workplace has quite a few regular readers...
I have just returned from town on a no 15A bus a young mum got on the bus with a tripper and lots of bags of shopping. People helped her put her shopping on the rack but by the time she reached her stop most had got off. The young lady driving the bus ... [ more ]
Great to hear that there are some interactive and helpful people out there. Out of curiosity though why are SCC feeding back to teams, providing SCC links and commenting when it's Ipswich Buses and IBC? I know they operate what's left of P&R ... [ more ]
Thank you for the positive comments. I am very proud to hear about our team doing a great job, despite the cold and the busy roads. Suffolk do always pass transport comments they receive onto us, even though the services in question are often not ... [ more ]