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Millenium football field

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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 ]

Free dishwasher

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DMonkey Computers
White Beko Works fine but does have a couple of issues... Bottom kick plate falls off - just needs taping on. When the salt gets low it leaves a residue so I've been running it without salt and works ok. Apart from that it's in good condition. Collection ... [ more ]


Local Conversations 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..
Alf B
Can't say I have ever noticed this and I'm 79 and never wear a top coat always a jumper. Perhaps they forgot to turn the heating on

Anyone got any astro turf they do not need?

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Laurence H
At Landguard Fort we bought a Lewis Gun and we have it in a nice display case but we think it would look better if there was some artificial grass underneath it. I will come and collect if you can oblige
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Piano teacher?

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

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Bob B
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

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OCT 02
Kesgrave War Memorial Community Centre
Allan R
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.

Artificial grass

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Susan W
Hi, I am looking for a reliable person to lay artificial turf to an area in my garden that is a lawn at present, approx 25ft x 12ft. The grass has been damaged by my dog ie brown dead areas and dry weather. I can supply the artificial turf. If anyone can ... [ more ]

Skydive For Suffolk in aid of the Blue Cross and pets in need

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Laurence H
Takes place at Beccles Airfield on the 19th September, this will help raise the money to complete the brand new re-homing centre where we can double the number of pets we care for. To find out more please visit or ... [ more ]

Washing machine repair

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Shepherd & Dog

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Anne C
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.

New late bar venue at north end of terry garden!

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Was delighted to return home from work late last night on Saturday 15th August to the sound of Al fresco entertaining and music a few doors down! This new venue appears to stay open till 2 in the morning with a license to continue playing music till ... [ more ]
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For the record Richard, Rushmere village has always been a rat run even before GF was at the planning stage.  I used to live on the main road at Rushmere and my son went to Rushmere Hall School and it was common practice for those of us that lived the ... [ more ]
Nosey Ron
The traffic now uses Rushmere Street as a race track in the mornings and evenings. It is alot worse in the last 15 yrs. I understand RG's views. I live on a road that is effected too. This is the post that KC mentioned in another topic, so i think i ... [ more ]


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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

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Bronwyn L
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

Looking to start a new drama group

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Cathy M
If you love to act come and join my new drama group in Martlesham Heath. I hope to start soon depending on how many budding actors and actresses there are out there. Just bring your enthusiasm and a passion for theater, that’s all. Please email me ... [ more ]

Hotel on land at BT Roundabout - Outline Planning Permission

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Stephen D
At a planning appeal hearing in July outline planning consent was  allowed (subject to certain conditions) for a hotel of up to 80 bedrooms, of 2862 sqm, with 67 car parking spaces on the land next to the BT roundabout (where the secondhand car lot used ... [ more ]
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Keith P
We need to remember that we create the traffic that earlier objectors feared. I appreciate that it won't please many but development means jobs and employment and for those that need work, albeit low paid work if it is hotel trade it isn't in a ... [ more ]
Stephen D
Sorry about the link folks. Go to the link below and enter Barrack Square in the search box.

Looking for a Deacon Carter.

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Keith P
I have found something with the name Deacon Carter on it on a sticker. I am fairly sure that he would like it back so if anyone knows who he or his family are perhaps you could point them in my direction. Thanks

Need lawn bowls

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Karen C
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

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Sara R
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

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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

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Christine S
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

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Swan Close Scheme
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 ]


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Sharon M
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!

Cats' Toilet = My Garden !

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Charlie R
Does anyone have an effective method of persuading cats not to use my garden as a local toilet. I have heard somewhere that Jeyes Fluid is effective - before I get a gallon or more can anyone come up with alternative methods that work.
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Laurence H
As a dog owner, often embarressed by other dog owners who do not pick up, I seldom have an issue with cats in the back garden.  I found that coffee grounds seem to be a good deterent for my front garden.  After I use my cafetierre I add some water, ... [ more ]

Free - Starwriter 30 Personal Publishing System

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Bob B
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 ]