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Lucy , black cat

Teresa W in Maidenhall
Emalkuda, thanku u so much for your help, and to all , I hav jus heard that Lucy has been found safe and sound , street life is great xx


Sheila O in Priory Heath
Hello street lifers i wondered if ther is anybody who is able to look at my printer for me as soon as we put new inkjets in it refuses to print the mechanics seem to be working all right and the ink jets are the same as i put in last time but it will ... [ more ]
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Alf B
A friend of mine old me over 10 years ago it was cheaper to buy a new cheap printer with ink than keep buying replacement ink. At the time he had his own computer repair shop
Richard G
Our new printer is an HP printer which is one of the instant ink ones. HP monitor your usage and send ink when you need it. Think the ink is ¬£1.99 a month minimum. I have thr original ink and one in reserve when the originals run out. That is black ... [ more ]

Chantry Library Sunday opening hours survey

Chantry Library in Chantry
Chantry Library are asking customers for their views on a proposed change to our Sunday opening hours. The proposed change would mean the library is open for the same number of hours but would mean it would open and close a bit later on Sundays. ... [ more ]
Victoria J
As someone who works Mon-Sat I'm just happy that the library is open anytime on a Sunday! I think 10-4 is a good enough time. I've read something before, it may have been on here that the staff at the library have late arrivals and as these people ... [ more ]

Missing Cat

Mark in Greenwich
Has anybody seen Lucy, last seen in IP2 area, maybe Maidehall Green. May look tinner than the attached photo. Let's get Lucy home.
Have you looked at the other post 'Lost black cat'? The last person posted a photo (Lisa L) of a black cat I presume in Stoke that she's found. Would be nice if its yours ūüėÄ

Another New Beginners Tai Chi Class!

Suffolk Tai Chi Academy Ipswich in Suffolk Tai Chi Academy Ipswich
It's a busy time for Suffolk¬†Tai Chi Academy. ¬† A new Beginners Class starts in Ipswich. Tuesday13th September 2016, 2:00-3:30pm. Location the Dove St Inn on Grimwade St and Dove St. IP4 2LA. ¬£2.00 per class. Your instructor¬†will be our newest ... [ more ]
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on your own and need friend to chat to

John T in Maidenhall
Hello any one out there need a friend and chat to or maybe go out to lunch or help in shopping am here for you so dont be alone get to me any age John.
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Valerie W
Hi John/Kathy Sometime over the weekend or early part of next week should be ok for me and don't mind which café, is that ok for you Kathy?
John T
Hello Kathy thanks for message dont mind over weekend or early part next week so dont think any cafes up chantry tell me which one you like then time and day so how can we meet as got no car yet and how will I know you will wait reply from you John

Silicon cake decorating moulds

Jules in Ipswich Town Centre
Hi, does anybody have any cake decorating moulds relating to the birth of a baby girl to borrow or buy? ¬†I am looking for something like baby feet, teddies, baby clothes, bottles, letters etc where you use sugar icing to make the decorations. Or if ... [ more ]

Asda trolley's

Angela C in Ipswich Town Centre
$ Asda trolley’s all parked together in Stoke park drive, it is the same chap that takes them isn't there any cctv or security to stop this ?
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Ruth L
which is probably why those Iceland trolleys were dumped cos they take tokens and the thief got bored?
Alex G
Some few years ago, trollies were being left around the place in Tendering and often ended up pushed into a stream. I heard that the authority that had had to clean them out of the waterway, then took action by imposing a fine on the now departed ... [ more ]

Supermarket trolley

Teresa K in Maidenhall
Hi there I have also reported the trolleys in Stoke Park Drive. Concerned about safety like all of the other people here that have posted comments. The security man was really laid back about it. He did say he had already reported it though. That was ... [ more ]

Landseer Park Dogs

Simon D in Maidenhall
Please be aware of two black labs and a Jack russel owned by a blonde lady. They just attacked my small dog. Left him with bleeding scratches and a dew claw ripped off. She said it was my fault because my dog was on a lead and it scared hers. The ... [ more ]
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Nick G
As someone who was brought up with dogs, various breeds over time, I was as a child bitten by a German Shepherd, my fault, I was playing and teasing him, note that, my fault. I learnt very quickly that you can't tease a dog. Even though his bite was ... [ more ]
Steve S
I have watched this topic degenerate from a polite warning to a witch hunt..the knee jerk reaction has exscuse the pun , kicked in ...muzzle dogs , ban dogs, keep them on a lead ... ok Ban cars , they kill and injure , ban cigarettes the kill and maim ... [ more ]

Sushi to go

Ipswich Entrepreneur in Chantry
I hear that a new restaurant (and takeaway) is to open in Fore St selling sushi. Something I feel was long overdue in Ipswich, plenty of Chinese, Indian and Asian fusion...¬† Does anyone know any further information about it? I stumbled across a ... [ more ]

Demolition work

Mark O in Priory Heath
Hi all do anyone know why demolition have come to a halt on Felixstowe road opposite the co op As I know that there's gonna be some new buildings there but just wandering why everything has come to a halt.
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Lost Black Cat

Lesley S in Stoke Park
Has anyone seen Sammy in the Berners Street/St George's Street area? ¬†He's all black, not very bright, but very affectionate in a "formulaic" way when hungry. ¬†By that I mean he doesn't actually love you, but he's heard that if he rubs round you a lot ... [ more ]
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Sally H
My friend has lost her little black cat. Went missing sat 13th august, from chatsworth close stoke park. Desperate to find her.
Lisa L
This cat isn't very little ....but have a look at the photo to check. Think I've see your friend's posters. .... hope she finds her soon.

Electric Bicycles

Robert R in White House
Can anyone recommend an electric bike or a shop which sells them. I've been to Halfords and was astonished that they don't stock them or seem to have any interest in them. I can find manufacturers and dealers on line of course but as the bikes cost ... [ more ]
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Sue B
I too have a powercycle from e bikes. I've had it for 4 years and it has never let me down. Reasonably priced too.
Lyn D
Halfords at euro park were really helpful. I bought mine from there last month in the sale for under £500, it's a fold up bike too. Nippy, attractive and lots of fun. Good luck


Wendy A in Ipswich Town Centre
Am I the only one who thinks that it was outrageous that there were so many police present for the match on Sunday? My paramedic daughter and her paramedic partner were refused help by the police when they had to attend a patient in a volatile ... [ more ]
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Ipswich Entrepreneur
I quite agree Wendy, I assume it is because (unless I am mistaken) ITFC have to pay towards the policing so the police force see it as an additional income.¬† I don't see why some of the police there couldn't have been on standby for other ... [ more ]
Richard G
It has always had high numbers policing it , nothing new. Those there would have had their day off cancelled too from all over Suffolk and only in duty to police the match nothing else. If the supporters could behave then zero police officers would ... [ more ]

Hockey for all

St Joseph's College - Birkfield Drive Entrance
Sarah D in Chantry
Christchurch ladies today publicly announce that they have completed a merger with Grasshoppers Ladies Hockey Club. Both clubs are known very well within the Suffolk hockey community, come together to launch their ambitious plan of becoming the ... [ more ]

Remember those days?

Angela B. - Marie Curie in Ipswich Town Centre
Host a dinner party for Marie Curie The recipe for a memorable night begins with a mix of good friends and family, followed by a sprinkling of stories, all served over a delicious meal.¬† ‚ÄčOur Dinner Down Memory Lane campaign launches this week, ... [ more ]

Skoda Fabia 57 plate hub cap

Alex G
Maybe worth checking with the breakers in Great Whip street, Stoke Bridge? Skoda owners club?

Fold up bicycle

Joan L in Greenwich
I have an older fold up bike. Could do with some tidying up but has good tyres and brakes. Free to anyone who would like it.
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Christopher R in Broke Hall
I am looking for a five draw chest of draws and a matching bedside cabinet free or for sale also I am looking for a grass spiker inbox me or phone 07766948640 thankyou

Carpet Fitter required for a friend over Castle Hill area

Sammi M in Chantry
Hi to anyone who can help. ¬† I have a friend who has just moved into the Castle Hill area who is looking for a carpet fitter and asap. ¬† If you know of anyone or if you are able to help, could you please let me know so I can pass on the details.¬† ... [ more ]

Free wooden pallatts need gone

Ken L in Ipswich Town Centre
Quantity of wooden pallatts free to collector available from sharman caravans colchester road ,lpswich need gone.
Hi, I would like to have a couple off you if you still have them available? We can collect tomorrow or Sunday if that suits you. Many thanks Louise

Chimney Cowls

Teresa T in Castle Hill
Can anyone recommend someone who fits chimney cowls? I have had problems with birds falling down the chimney.
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Linda K
Like Ian W I would recommend Marcus at TL Chimneys. He put a cowl on for me at a very reasonable rate.

Senior Citizens' Concert

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Copleston High School
Jo B in Ipswich Town Centre
A FREE event, presented by Ipswich East Rotary Club and Suffolk Age UK, featuring the Suffolk Over 50's Brass Band and Richard Whymark, East Anglia's funniest comedian and ventriloquist. Refreshments and Raffle. For FREE seats contact 01473 359911
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Jo B
Ideally for those of pensionable age ie 65 for males, 60 for women, or there abouts. If you're younger but need to accompany someone eg anyone with difficulty with mobility, sight, dementia etc then that would be perfectly acceptable.

Two rivers medical centre

Karen L in Ipswich Town Centre
I've had my Doctors appointment cancelled but not given a reason why, so I now have another appointment, also I'm told could be cancelled. So that's 6 weeks wait for an appointment. I had to go in to get an appointment as couldn't get thru on the ... [ more ]
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Barbara C
Chelle, I agree with you, people are very quick to criticise. My son had a problem, rang the surgery for advice at 11am, was given an appointment with a doctor at 4pm, an appointment made for him at the hospital two days later where he was in and out ... [ more ]
Ray L
Chelle, in an earlier post you said, "If you want to see a particular Dr routinely then book in advance and you won't have a problem, could it be the old lattice barn pts are not so confident as it appears the biggest change in staff familiarity has ... [ more ]