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Poundland Sunday Hours?

Local Conversations in Brightwell

Woof W
Does anyone know what time they open on a Sunday? I also have to go to M&S who say they open at 10.30, Next who say 10am. Poundland's own web site doesn't admit to having a store in Martlesham Heath (I have got the right name - it's not Poundworld or ... [ more ]
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NHS Dentist

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Gwen R.
I have an abscess can anyone recommend an NHS dentist who could see me as an emergency? I've searched previous comments on here.
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Heather O
Have just checked number is now 111 for urgent treatment but not appropriate for A &E at hospital. Good luck hope u get it sorted soon.
Gwen R.
Thank you so much all. I've got forms to drop in for Foxhall Road. Abscess causing headaches only, but bad ones, tooth itself is ok. Thanks again all.

Volunteers always wanted at Landguard Fort, Felixstowe

Clubs & Groups in Rushmere St Andrew

Laurence H
We are getting close to the 29th March when the Fort re-opens to the public.  I became a volunteer at the Fort 2 years ago and have loved it from the word go.  After retirement I found I needed a bit of discipline to my week otherwise every day was the ... [ more ]

Ladies cycle for sale

£70.00 in Maidensgrave

Lynn J
Ladies cycle for sale. 3 years old, but not much use. Has been serviced and in immaculate condition. Would like £70 but open to offers. White frame with basket and dynamo lights.
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LondonMetric press release on TK Maxx development at Martlesham Heath

Local Conversations in Kesgrave

Miles W
The property company that owns Martlesham Heath Retail Park have issued a press release regarding the proposed TKMaxx development. Have a read at to ... [ more ]
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Ian W
The TKMaxx building will remove a further 20 parking places. The survey was showing 65% occupancy was done a couple of years before the recent shops opened and these surveys just say whatever the developer wants them to say anyway. If the land owner ... [ more ]

Singing Tutor

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Terri R
Hi, Could anybody recommend a good singing tutor to give just a couple of lessons to someone preparing for an acting audition that also requires 2 songs, one without accompaniment ? The audition doesn't require a perfect voice, just a bit more confidence ... [ more ]
Claire A
I have lessons with a lady called Jules Shevlin. It wont let me copy and paste her number but if you google her shes on the music teachers website. Shes in Ipswich and has flexible times and teaches singing and has a background in drama so she'd be great!


Recommendations in Rushmere Street

Meg P
Please can anybody recommend a local plumber.  My washing machine has stopped working, since Anglia Water flushed the main supply in January.  I have contacted Anglia Water, they suggested stone(s) and dirt may be causing this problem ref. their flushing ... [ more ]
Laurence H
Not with us but look in the Kesgrave News they have plumbers advertised. We have used lots of the guys from there over the years and they have all been brillant.

Inflatable Bathing Chair

£140.00 in Rushmere St Andrew

Ray R
Chair fits into your bath and using a remote inflates and allows you to sit on chair before lowering you into water.Simply press remote to be raised from bath. Deflated chair lifts from bath for normal use. Costs £350 minimum new

Badminton for Beginners

Clubs & Groups in Kesgrave Community Centre

Kesgrave Community Centre
Kesgrave Community Centre offer a Badminton for Beginners Class for those aged over 18 on a Wednesday evening between 6pm and 7pm in the Kesgrave Sports Hall. All equipment is provided, and the coached sessions cost £4 per person per week to attend. ... [ more ]
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Kesgrave Community Centre
Thank you for your comment Heather. At the current time, due to sports hall capacity, we offer coached badminton sessions on a Wednesday evening between 6pm and 7pm, or there is a daytime session on a Tuesday morning between 9.30am and 10.30am which is ... [ more ]

Kesgrave, Martlesham, Rushmere Crime Brief 18 - 24 February 2015

Clubs & Groups in Swan Close Scheme

Swan Close Scheme
Vehicles Holly Road - At around 1am, Saturday 21st February, an offender was seen entering an insecure silver Renault that was parked in Holly Road, Kesgrave. Two Motorola walkie-talkies and some cash were stolen from within. Police would like to ... [ more ]
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Recommendations in Playford

Sharon M
I need my lawn renovating , and re- turfed, because I only had it done last year , and it looks like a mud heap already 😡 , if anyone could give me a good recommendation , of anyone that could do it, or does anyone know how I could help the grass come ... [ more ]
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Mrs Tiggywinkle
I'm reading all the comments with interest as I've got the same problem with parts of my lawn....and I have 3 might be a hopeless case for me!

Kesgrave Crowned Suffolk's Most Active Town

Clubs & Groups in Kesgrave Community Centre

Kesgrave Community Centre
Forget the Brit Awards and the Oscars we have won our very own award here at kesgrave! Did you know that Kesgrave has been crowned the most active town in Suffolk and KWMCC are very proud to be at the heart of this active community. Suffolk County ... [ more ]

Taster Night - Diddy Water Polo - 19th March 2015

Clubs & Groups in Martlesham Heath

Suffolk Coastal Torpedoes are holding an open taster night for our youngest squad, 7-11year olds who train on a Thursday Night at Martlesham Primary School Pool 7-8pm. Swimming ability not a issue, the game is more about having fun with a ball in the ... [ more ]

NANT loses High Court Appeal against 2000 Adastral Park houses

Local Conversations in Kesgrave

Miles W
NANT have lost their appeal against SCDC plan for 2000 houses at Adastral Park. See for links to press releases. Miles
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Double glazed window

Give, Lend & Borrow in Playford

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Internet on Martlesham Heath.

Local Conversations in Kesgrave

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I changed from BT to Plusnet and it was put in place last Wednesday.  So far no probs, in fact the speed seems quicker than BT was (I don't have Infinity, just the normal).  So fingers crossed.  While I was with BT I was always having problems with ... [ more ]

Bucklesham Players

Clubs & Groups in Hemley

Gerald W
Gerald W  We at Bucklesham Players urgently need extra adult person either to act a small part on stage or to help with the lights and sound for our summer show , please let me know as soon as pos' if you can help in any way
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Gerald W
Hi Terri and daughter, many thanks for reply and yes we would love to have you come along and have a look, we have a few about the same age also doing drama, over all there's about 30 of us, 15 under 18. We are just starting rehearsal's for our summer ... [ more ]
Terri R
Hi Gerald, I have spoken to my daughter and she would love to come along, I will drop her off at 8pm. Thanks for responding so quickly, hopefully she will love it.

Kesgrave News - New Photographer

Local Conversations in Brightwell

Kesgrave cameras .
I'm delighted to announce with great pride that I've been appointed the new resident photographer for our local free monthly magazine 'Kesgrave News'. Many of you will remember Keith Beecroft, a lovely guy who had provided the magazine with many stunning ... [ more ]
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Janette R
Life is what YOU make of it.  But if you want suggestions of what's on in the area - why not visit Ipscene?  The site was set up by a lady fed up of hearing people saying 'there's nothing to do around here' - covers IP1-IP17 postcode area.

Police Message - Attempted burglary, Martlesham Heath 16 Feb 2015

Clubs & Groups in Swan Close Scheme

Swan Close Scheme
WO/15/293 BURGLARY - DWELLING (attempt) LARK RISE MARTLESHAM Heath 16 February 2.35pm – entry to via insecure door. Victim has called out on hearing door open. Two youths seen running away. Nothing stolen Please ensure your doors ... [ more ]
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Old Plod
Sympathy for the victim. It makes me angry when people acquire stuff dishonestly. Was it the front or back door?
Swan Close Scheme
I understand from the Police Connect message that it was the front door. Nothing was stolen in this case but as you say, it is a bit of a shock having to challenge strangers in your own home.

Cycling Road Road

Clubs & Groups in Kesgrave Community Centre

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Kesgrave War Memorial Community Centre
Kesgrave Community Centre
A community cycling event for all the family will be taking place on Sunday 14th June 2015, 3 days before the Friends Life Women's Tour passes through Kesgrave on Wednesday 17th June 2015. Come along and have your bike security marked by the police, buy ... [ more ]

Looking for a garage to rent

Recommendations in Beacon Hill

Ady Q
Im looking for a garage to rent in the Kesgrave / Martlesham area to store a car in. Single or double garage considered...

Computing for Beginners

Clubs & Groups in Kesgrave Community Centre

Kesgrave Community Centre
Concerned that many of us in our local community are missing out, we are offering Computer courses for complete beginners every Thursday at KWMCC, to help you get online. These lessons are for complete beginners and offer easy-to-follow training in a ... [ more ]

Suffolk Police - Non urgent crime reporting via the web (an alternative to 101)

Clubs & Groups in Swan Close Scheme

Swan Close Scheme
There is a Police contact web page for any information you are able to provide in relation to crime or suspected crime. Ideal if you don't like phoning 101 or you are an avid texter. You need to be in 'View All' mode to activate the blue hypertext.
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Peter L
Robert Peel put the Police out on "Foot Patrol" in order to prevent a and apprehend crime, and in each community. Progressing from that through Bicycle Patrol to Large Fast Motor Vehicles, loaded with technology and weapons has'nt really taken too long. ... [ more ]

Silver Earring

Lost & Found in Woodbridge

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Gillian G
Unusual silver earring sentimental value. Round hoop with cat LOST Tuesday 17th around Martlesham . I'd be over the moon if someone has found this