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Welder wanted

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Paul H
Hi Julie I can pop round tomorrow evening if that's ok to have a look, just need to know here you are on martlesham heath. Thanks paul

Shower service

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Richard G
Andy .... Is it just the rail and a new head you are putting on or does the head come out from the tile/wall . Simple to do if the first . Most things are quite simple to do yourself if only you have the confidence .


tigerlily in Bucklesham
Went to Aldi this morning and boy it was like a freezer, why do they keep this store so cold? I could swear I had a mild case of hyperthermia when I left, even turned my car heater on..
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Alf B
Sorry tigerlily I'm blushing here at my desk I will have a go at Aldi tomorrow :- Haven't been there for months

Sustainable Energy: Information & Discussion. Mon 7th 5.30pm

Charlie Z in Martlesham
We, Transition Woodbridge, are co-hosting an event on Monday 7th Sept, 5.30-7pm at East Green Energy,  26 Quayside, Woodbridge, IP12 1BH. We want to find out more about how renewable energy can benefit us. Please come and share experiences you may have ... [ more ]

Millenium football field

tigerlily in Bucklesham
While taking my dogs for a walk this morning I stopped to watch the youngsters playing football just love to watch them brings a smile to my face when they score a goal, they put everything into these matches, more than I can say for the people ... [ more ]
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David B
So long as Suffolk Coastal and not the Town Council is responsible for these matters there can be little improvement. If only the Town Council would put pressure on the district council to give us a better service! Go to Woodbridge and Felixstowe and see ... [ more ]
Laurence H
The grass will be long on Millenium Field because it is warm and sunny and we have had a lot of rain.  Without the rain the grass would not need cutting and the council is not like you and I who can go out and cut our grass when it needs it they have ... [ more ]

Windows to Mac - Anyone done it ?

Richard G in Boot Street
I have always used Windows ever since i started using a computer . I am a great fan of Apple products and have several but would like to buy a Macbook Pro especially for the Retina screen as this is where we would view all our photos .  So i am ... [ more ]
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Ernest G
I would suggest any one looking for a second hand Apple Mac, go on the web to, Apple Mac Certified Products first, to see what is available,
Spotty Dog
Macbank sell second hand macs and they are based in Ipswich. Apple sell factory refurbished macs on their main website with warranty


Michael B in Boot Street
I have some dark green painted alloy garden furniture available for free: 5 chairs with arms, a bench seat and a 4ft round table. The paint is peeling here and there but the main problem is that the metal is brittle; I loaned the chairs to someone who ... [ more ]

Original Qigong workshop

Olya in Culpho
I would like to invite everyone to join a new qigong workshop in Ipswich on 26 September. The workshop will be about learning Wu Ji Qigong form which is also known as ‘The Original Qigong’ and ‘Tai Chi for Liberation’. It is an excellent exercise for ... [ more ]
Claire F
I'm interested, how much is the workshop, and are there follow on sessions. If so, would they be evenings/ weekends? Many thanks, Claire
Thank you, Claire. The cost is 60 pounds (20% off concessions), follow on sessions will be organised at evening times after the workshop. You are welcome to book your place in the workshop via booking link at Please ... [ more ]

Free - Teenager's Study Bunk Bed (Model B with two wardrobe doors)

Bob B in Kesgrave
Originally purchased from Moriati's Workshop, Kent for a teenage daughter's 6'4" x 12' bedroom, this study bunk bed (like picture but with two wardrobe doors and wider clothes rail) accommodates a 6'2" x 2'6" mattress (not supplied). It is plastic ... [ more ]
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Andy S
I think my daughter may be interested if the bed is still available, they should be home from holiday by Monday

Up Pompeii - Stage Door Theatre Company

Kesgrave War Memorial Community Centre
Allan R in Playford
Following the success of last years Fawlty Towers, Stage Door Theatre Co are bringing this iconic comedy to life on stage in Kesgrave. Up Pompeii is a hilarious romp based on the TV show of the seventies, written by Miles Tredinnick. The action centres ... [ more ]
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John H
A great show. I played the Roman Captain who arrived to claim his bride, in a production in Surrey, a few years ago. I would like to see this production.

Unfolding Enlightenment event Mind Body & Soul and Quality Crafts

Bealings Village Hall
Robina Hearle. ,Jeremy Hearle in Tuddenham
This is a chance to try some taster sessions of healing modalities , find some early quality Christmas present . All these people are local self employed artisans and alternative healing therapists . The charity on the door is for The Ipswich Night ... [ more ]
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Pop up pub in Bealings

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Shepherd & Dog

Anne C in Maidensgrave
Went to She[ & Dog other night  Absolutely chaotic.  Skeleton staff, long queues etc and food nowhere as good as it used to be.  A gentleman in the queue told me it was closing next weekend and would be taken over by Toby's.  Anybody clarify/verify ... [ more ]
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Tony G
Keith,Maidensgrave,or,more commonly Maidensgrove is the area of Woodbridge occupied by the John Grose Ford dealership.


No, but what I can suggest is a new course on FutureLearn starting on 15 September. I have done several FutureLearn courses and they are excellent being run by various Universities including the OU, renown for distance learning. There are usually ... [ more ]
Martin W
Hi sandie b, I've been teaching the 8 week mindfulness course locally 3 times per year since 2004; currently run from Framfield house medical centre, Woodbridge. The next course starts Sept 29, 5.30-7.30. Still taking bookings ..See ... [ more ]

Babysitting for pets

Bronwyn L in Martlesham Heath
Morning a friend of mine wants to go on holiday but he needs to put his Aunt into a home for a week, but he also needs someone to look after the cat and parrot just popping in and feeding and giving them water does anyone know who or where he could get ... [ more ]
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Helen T
You could also try The Cinnamon Trust - a charity organisation set up for helping with pets for similar reasons. See their web site. They might have a volunteer in the Melton area

Need lawn bowls

Karen C in Waldringfield Heath
Hi I am looking for 4 size 0 Medium weight lawn bowls. Only just started playing so I don't want to spend a fortune I am willing to pay a fair amount though if they are in fair condition. Thanks hope someone out there has some they no longer use or know ... [ more ]

Suffolk Animal Rescue Quiz Night

Sara R in Little Bealings
Hi everyone.  I am organising a quiz night at Seckford Golf Club on 12th September at 7pm on behalf of Suffolk Animal Rescue.  We held one last year and it was a brilliant night with lots of pennies raised so we're doing it again!  Tickets are £15 each ... [ more ]

Foxhall Tip?Recycling

SMC in Boot Street
The layout at Foxhall Tip was changed several weeks ago and to me it seems to be total chaos.  I think the change in principal is good, but there is not enough space and its impossible to park within the slots without reversing a few times. As a ... [ more ]
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I think that the summer months must be the busiest time for us as we all have a tidy up, clear out or replacement of something and obviously more things and people make their way to the recycling centre👌the bins will get full more quickly but the sites ... [ more ]
Janet F
I agree with G G. I have seen lots of things in the bins that could have gone to charity shops or the furniture project!

Found in the woods

Christine S in Great Bealings
Hullo This teddy was found in the wood beside the Police HQ this morning. I was a bit wet so have been taken home to dry off. If you know who the owner is please pm me and I will tell you where it can be collected from.
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Paul C
If you go down to the woods today you're in for a big surprise. If you go down to the woods today you'll hardly believe your eyes. Poor Ted missed his picnic in the rain!!

Crime Brief 11 - 17 August 2015 - Kesgrave, Martlesham and Rushmere

Swan Close Scheme in Bucklesham
Criminal Damage Woodbridge Road - overnight 12 – 13 August – rakes and green damaged on golf course Rushmere Heath - 13 August 2.40pm – golf green damaged when pedal cycle used to skid on green. – Offenders identified Vehicle Crime Foxhall Road ... [ more ]


Sharon M in Playford
Just wondering if anyone on here could recommend a reliable , company to come and clean my oven, As I have been let down twice, Many thanks
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Richard G
My wife cleans our oven and my mums with a kit you can buy , cost very little . It is amazing the difference , does it every year . £70 to clean an oven ! There are also many ideas on youtube with peoples own ideas .
I use Zest Oven Cleaning, fabulous job looks like a brand new oven when finished cost £57 for double oven...absolutely no regrets!

Free - Starwriter 30 Personal Publishing System

Bob B in Kesgrave
This is a working personal electronic document writing/storage/printing system complete with power supply, user's guide and floppy disk with a letter head file. Ideal for writing letters without a computer. Uses Canon CR-100 ribbon which is still ... [ more ]

PC keyboard

Plenty on ebay - about £7.59 for a wireless version.

Free tyres

Tina B in Little Bealings
We are in the process of sorting out our garage and have come across four spare wheels including tyres which came off of an old ford Orion, we would not be willing to sell as although tyre tread looks good unsure if legal, therefore if any one wants them ... [ more ]
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Riverside Car Boots - Stratford St.Andrew

SMC in Boot Street
Does anyone know what happened to Riverside Car Boot Sales at Stratford St. Andrew ?  Are they still running?