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Dog Grooming

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Bev L
We have found Ceri at Pawticulars in Melton, near Kent Blaxill to be knowledgeable, caring and professional. Her website is informative and includes photos of work she has done.

HD reception Sky

Moira D in Bredfield
Is anyone else having problems with TV reception on HD, we keep losing the signal. This has been like this for several days.
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If it's a Sky dish, no need for transmitter enquiries. We had the problem 'Paula T' describes after high winds last year. Went up the ladder to discover I could move the dish with my hand. Needed pushing back and bolts tightening.

Snowflake Ball

Milsoms, Kesgrave Hall
Home-Start E.Ipswich & Coastal in Kingston
Come along to our Snowflake Ball on Friday 20th May at Milsoms, Kesgrave Hall, 7pm onwards. A glamourous night of fine dining, music and entertainment! Tickets are £55per person to include an arrival drink and three course meal with entertainment ... [ more ]

Cleaner needed (monthly only)

Chris R in Woodbridge
We're looking for a reliable cleaner to dust, vacuum, clean, etc. but only every 3 or 4 weeks. Does anybody know of someone who would be interested in this?
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Cass D
Hi Chris, just to let you know that Maggie's Mops has been and put a sparkle back into our home!  We were very pleased with her work and have now asked her to come for a few hours each week.  Happy to recommend her if you're still looking? Cass

Fly tipping

Joanna G in Broom Hill
I can't believe someone has dumped about 3 wheelbarrows worth of rubble under a large shrub on my front grass verge. I have put a sign up appealing for it to be moved. As I live on a no through road which is a private road is there any action I can take?
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Joanna G
Thanks, that website is definitely a useful one to know for the future. Unfortunately everything I've found seems to only be for public land, as well as advice not to touch it yourself as it could be contaminated! I'm hoping a neighbour will see my sign ... [ more ]
Joanna G
Just been perusing the fix my street website. I've just seen all the reports asking for adverts to be removed on roundabouts etc. I always wonder how they get away with advertising, it always seems the same offenders. I wonder why Suffolk don't fine them ... [ more ]

Fitbit found in Porter's Wood

Graham K in Mill Hills
I found a Fitbit device alongside the path through Porter's Wood this morning. It is a belt clip-on type, blue in colour with a blue rubber cover. It is functioning. Must have fallen off a runner/walker's belt. It's a long shot, but if you can put the ... [ more ]
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Dianne W
I agree, don't be too hasty with the recycling 'road'Fitbit only want us to purchase another one! They r not daft. Hang on for a while, someone is very distraught about the loss. No luck with the teacher then?. I walk my dog daily on that route, and see ... [ more ]

TV Ariel Install

Mark W in Broom Hill
Hello all. Can anyone recommend professional TV ariel installer that will supply and fit new ariel and tune TV Thanks
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Curtains & Roller Blind

Debbie W in Broom Hill
Can anyone recommends someone who could line some curtains & make a roller blind. Many thanks.
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TV signal

cardboard boxes for house move

Linda P in Martlesham Heath
Wanted please- I am moving and need lots of strong cardboard boxes that can also be closed securely. Any suitable boxes would be much appreciated- thank you
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Steph F
Hi Linda, I have 4 strong boxes and 2 strong "banana" boxes as Silvergran recommended that you are welcome to have and I also live on the Heath. Private message me if you want them....

Ipswich Branch, Suffolk Family History Society, Monthly Meeting Thursday 25/2/2016

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The Pioneer Hall, Co-Op Education Centre, 11, Fore Street, Ipswich IP4 1JW
Howard K in Martlesham
John Field presents: "Giles and his adopted Town - Ipswich . A description of the cartoonist Carl Giles, and his life, exploring the degree which Ipswich and Suffolk locations form the setting for many cartoons. Then looking at the various local ... [ more ]
Rachel J
Oh that sounds really interesting! I would love to be there but unfortunately I don't drive/own a car, is there a kind lady from Woodbridge going, who would give me a lift both ways please? Naturally I would be happy to help towards the cost of petrol.

Petrol lawnmower service

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Clothes dummy

Christine S in Great Bealings
Does anyone have or know where I can get a full size clothes dummy to display a uniform in a museum? We are able to pay a small amount.
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Train Alternative

Debbie W in Broom Hill
Am planning to travel to London Liverpool Street by train in March and am advised that services disrupted and buses will be laid on for part of this journey (the price of tickets £40 same day return remains the same despite inconvenience!) Is there ... [ more ]
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Boyton Suffolk
We've occasionally driven into Stratford and parked at the shopping mall for onward travel which should be easy on a Saturday And have you checked out car sharing if appropriate for what you need to take.
Debbie W
Thank you all for your great advice. Either way it's going to be a very interesting day for this country bumpkin!!!

Balls of wool: a bag-full if anyone wants it

Chris S in Melton
I have a carrier bag of balls of wool of various colours and types. Originally bought for weaving. If anyone can use them, they are welcome to them
Pearl L
Hi yes please would love the wool for my ladies at work . Rendlesham care centre Thanks when shall I collect please

Woodbridge police station

Jackie C in Broom Hill
Does anyone know anything more about the proposed closure of Woodbridge police station, mentioned by Therese Coffey in The Flyer?  Given the expense of their recent move to the fire service site, this seems like an extremely short-sighted, short-term, ... [ more ]
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High Chair and Car Seat wanted for 15 month old girl

Julia G in Woodbridge
Hi, I'm looking for a high chair and car seat suitable for a 15 month little girl.  Must be in pretty good condition please as she will obviously be using it for quite some time to come. Thanks Julia
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Andrew G
Hi Julie just checked the chair on the internet, it is still currently being sold. Check out tippitoes dotti high chair Brown/Cream in google, will come up Kiddies Andrew
Julia G
Just checked out Google :) Whereabouts are you should the father wish to pop over and pick it up? You may want to DM me the details. Thanks Julia

Free AEG Oven Grill Pan Handle

Bob B in Kesgrave
AEG sent me this pan handle in error and asked me to dispose of it whilst they send the right part. Apparently may fit many AEG cooker products. Of any use?

Charity Quiz & Pudding Nights

Home-Start E.Ipswich & Coastal in Kingston
Home-Start Beat the Post-Christmas Blues with a Quiz Night and Pudding Night Have you had enough of those dark evenings in? Home-Start Suffolk: East Ipswich & Coastal are organising two events for you to come along to and shake off the ... [ more ]

window cleaner

Ian T in Woodbridge
Can anyone recommend a good and trustworthy window cleaner in the Martlesham area please?
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Attic climber

Jackie C in Broom Hill
Anyone know of a Woodbridge/Melton person with a ladder who, for a reasonable price, will  bring down a  trunk and a suitcase from my loft and return later to put a few things back ?
Thomas H
Hi I should be able to help you out. Give me a call on 07557518391 if you are interested.

Driving Instructor required

Richard P in Bromeswell
Hello. I live in woodbridge and Im looking for a driving instructor . Can you help please?
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Lisa F
Hi this chap got my 17 year old son through first time, then all his friends went with him and most passed first time too. I think you should try a couple then see who you like and feel comfortable with. LDC Driving School - Patrick Wilton Good luck!

Exercise/Dance Class

Debbie W in Broom Hill
Does anyone know of a Zumba class or something similar that takes place in Woodbridge during the day time. Many thanks.
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Debbie W
Thank you for all your info. There is a class starting today Tuesday 12 Jan 9.45 - 10.45 £5 at Woodbridge Community Centre. It is being run by Suffolk Live Well and is titled fit, fun and dance. Geared for all levels of fitness.

New Tai Chi Class

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Sudbourne Village Hall
Suffolk Tai Chi Academy in Suffolk Tai Chi Academy
Just a gentle reminder I have a new Tai Chi Beginners class starting Wednesday 13th Jan. 11am Sudbourne Village Hall. The style is as taught by Master Moy. This is a community class I will charge just £4 to cover costs only any surplus will be ... [ more ]
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Suffolk Tai Chi Academy
Just 3 days to Lyn Eatwell's new class. Remember this class is for beginners so don't think that you maybe out of your depth. Lyn will take it very gently. We are all a very friendly bunch☺
Jules P
If anyone is still undecided about learning Tai Chi, I can definitely  give my support to the benefits of Tai Chi. It helps circulation, breathing, joints, balance and memory of which we all need help. It's not an immediate solution but takes time. ... [ more ]

Nordic Walking Course

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Melton Playing Fields