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Perils of the A12 roundabout.

Local Conversations in Waldringfield Heath

Peter W
Something really will have to be done about the difficulties of leaving Eagle Way at the Tesco roundabout. People do seem to be abiding by the new lane changes now, and we're all used to queuing for a gap in the traffic, but I hadn't reckoned on the ... [ more ]
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Linda P
Who did you report to? I'm going to make a complaint and hopefully everyone who feels it needs changing will do so as well.
You need to use the Highways Reporting Tool on the Suffolk County Council website

It's Showtime at Kesgrave Community Centre.

Clubs & Groups in Playford

MAY 29
Kesgrave Community Centre, Twelve Acre Approach.
Allan R
It's Showtime! is a glitzy review show from the Stage Door Theatre Company. We have a great cast of all ages, performing song and dance from popular musicals, as well as a couple of surprises along the way! Performances are on Friday 29th and Saturday ... [ more ]
Kesgrave cameras .
Hi Allen R, I've just e-mailed the company to ask if I may have media accredititation to run a photo article on the production for our local magazine 'Kesgrave News' (I'm their photographer) it will certainly be a newsworthy event and one I would love to ... [ more ]

Taxi for 7 people to and from wedding reception in Dedham

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Kate H
I am looking for a taxi for 7 people to take us from the church to a wedding reception in Dedham and then collect us at the end . Any recommendations.?

boys bike

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Kesgrave cameras . These FB sites usually have them come up quite often. There was one yesterday on on one of them. You ... [ more ]

runner bean plants

Give, Lend & Borrow in Rushmere Street

runner bean plants

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Solar Panels

Local Conversations in Warren Heath

Marie R
We had a conversation about solar panels - one of us was considering having them. There was a really good programme on Don't Get Done, get Dom on BBC1 this morning. (Will be on the iPlayer). It covers some of what was discussed here with a really good ... [ more ]
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Mike B
We've generated 3309 kWh per year from a 4 kW system from July 2012 to March 2015. The roof is south facing but we have a bungalow with a two storey house next door to the southeast so I was worried about shade in the early morning but those concerns ... [ more ]
Bob A
As a result of having panels installed and our telephone number and some details passed on we get a lot of cold calling. My advice is to ask for an email giving technical details of any proposals. They have not yet complied with that request in our ... [ more ]

Free Wood

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Meg P
I have plenty of wood to give away.  Ideal for garden, some pieces already treated.  Making pet hutches,  burning for B.B.Q. etc, all lengths and sizes.  Let me know a.s.a.p. and you can pick it up from tonight, or this weekend.  I am at Woods Walk .
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Tricia W
Hello if you still have the wood I would like it. Have been away so only just seen your message could come tomorrow about 4 1/4 past.

exercise bike wanted

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Computer Help

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Bob A
I found Easy PC (Bixley Road/Foxhall Road roundabout - East side) very helpful. They spent over 30 minutes cleaning dust out, testing and disconnecting a redundant fan. No charge. They said that they would catch me next time, but I have very rarely had ... [ more ]
DMonkey Computers
I must say a big thanks you to everyone on here that has recommended me. THANK YOU. I've just registered with StreetLife as my previous customer mentioned that he heard of me through these pages. Please let me know if I can help you out with your ... [ more ]

Computing for Beginners

Clubs & Groups in Kesgrave Community Centre

Kesgrave Community Centre
Due to the progress of participants on KWMCC's 'Computing for Beginners' sessions we now have capacity for additional people to join the sessions. The sessions take place during the day time on Thursdays, and last for one hour.  Group size is limited to ... [ more ]
Brian C
Don't be nervous about signing up, I'm one of the instructors and am very friendly. The sessions are tailored to your needs and level of knowledge. If you've never even switched on a computer, or just want to learn specific aspects of using a computer. I ... [ more ]

For sale Half price fabric

£20.00 in Kesgrave

Sandie B
I bought 4 metres of greeny grey material from Dunelm today to cover my headboard but found it was totally the wrong shade. I paid £9.99 a metre. Would anyone be interested in buying it off me for half price £20? 62 inch width (158cms) it is called ... [ more ]
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Carpenter to build small shed

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Kathy A
Can anyone recommend a person who could build a small shed/summerhouse for me. Its to fit in a specific place so not easy to buy "off the shelf". Or we would consider buying one second hand that could be altered. Any suggestions?

Cycle Sportive

Clubs & Groups in Kesgrave Community Centre

JUL 26
Kesgrave War Memorial Community Centre
Kesgrave Community Centre
SportiveUK Limited will be holding a Cycle Sportive at KWMCC on Sunday 26th July 2015. Cycle routes will be of 3 differing durations, and once further information is known this entry will be updated.

Cycle Sportive based at Kesgrave Community Centre on 26th July 2015

Clubs & Groups in Kesgrave Community Centre

Kesgrave Community Centre
SportiveUK Ltd will be holding a cycle sportive in Kesgrave on Sunday 26th July 2015.  Using Kesgrave War Memorial Community Centre as a base, there will be 3 different routes of varying distances available to cyclists.  Further information will be ... [ more ]

Cycle Road Show at kesgrave Community Centre on Sunday 14th June 2015

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Kesgrave Community Centre
To celebrate the Women’s Cycle Tour arriving in Suffolk on Wednesday 17th June there will be a fun filled, action packed Cycling Extravaganza between 10am and 2pm at Kesgrave Community Centre on Sunday 14th June 2015 including Stunt/Trial Display ... [ more ]

Dog poisoning

Local Conversations in Rushmere St Andrew

Gary P
We have been told TODAY that dogs have been poisoned both in Fentons Wood and Dobbs/Kesgrave Wood. Is this true or just an urban myth.
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Kesgrave cameras .
Ian W - As a photo-journalist with a wife that works in crime/incident reporting at Police HQ, I have found out enough not to write it off as "Nonsese". I have seen a sick dog first hand (a Red setter) and spoken to it's owner who told me it was ill ... [ more ]
Ian W
So you can't link to anything about missing cats, poisoning of dogs or your expertise at illness diagnosis. You should make it clear that what your saying is hearsay without anything to back it up or people will become unecassarily worried.

Strawberry Fayre & Table Top Sale

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MAY 30
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Waldringfield Village Hall , IP12 4QP
Ann A
'Strawberry Fayre & Table Top Sale' 2 pm. on Saturday May 30th at Waldringfield Village Hall , IP12 4QP In aid of the East Anglian Air Ambulance & St Elizabeth Hospice.   Admission 25p Cream Tea with strawberries £3.00 There will be stalls : ... [ more ]
Ann A
1 Table left for the sale of Hand made Crafts £10 at our Strawberry Fayre & Table Top Sale  2.00pm on Saturday 30th May at Waldringfield Village Hall In aid of the East Anglian Air Ambulance & St Elizabeth Hospice. Contact: Alexis 01473 ... [ more ]

Pig Racing

Clubs & Groups in Kingston

JUN 06
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Woodbridge Football Club
Home-Start E.Ipswich & Coastal
The Hog Roast Runners, a dynamic team of battery powered, pink porkers will be returning to the track on Saturday June 6th, at Woodbridge Football club. Individuals will be able to place their bets on their favourite, and hope that their oinker makes it ... [ more ]

Foxhole Tip huge queues this morning

Local Conversations in Martlesham

As usual massive queues extending back onto Foxhole Road, the whole site needs a sensible redesign to allow faster throughput. Having to walk to three different containers around the site just delays people even more. Why not groups of Wood, Plastic and ... [ more ]
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Richard G
I wasn't rude just stating a fact , you are insulted way too easily if you think it is an insult. The fact you have a chose to do things when it is busy and inconvenience others who have no choice is what then ? If every retired person did what you did ... [ more ]
Andy B
Im with Richard G on this, I dont work on a Wednesday now so any jobs to do will be done on that day instead of busier weekends, kinda good logic in my world. Also not much good for the environment to burn fuel driving to the dump just to get rid of only ... [ more ]

Granite Worktop

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Ash S
Hi. I need a small piece of granite for my bathroom, supply and install. Please can I have some recommendations?

Rubbish dumping

Local Conversations in Maidensgrave

Amanda P
I have just found a black bag of rubbish in my wheelie bin that isn't mine! I've also seen two random people in the last few weeks dumping rubbish in my neighbours bins. What can I/we do about this?
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Jo L
Sadly it is not only people who live in flats who are doing this.  This happened to me - kitchen rubbish dumped in my recycling bin, including a glass jar!! And this rubbish wasn't even in a bag!!  My road has only homeowners and some rentals.  I have to ... [ more ]
Stephanie F
Jo L,  I like your idea but I can hear the refuse collectors moans from here let alone the amount of extra time it would take to complete the bin rounds.  Also the refuse collectors have trouble putting bins back to their rightful addresses even when the ... [ more ]

Paella & Bingo Evening

Clubs & Groups in Martlesham

JUL 10
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White Lion Ufford
Home-Start E.Ipswich & Coastal
Hosted by the Ufford white Lion, In aid of the Home Start Suffolk Coastal, your compares for the evening are Mr Alex Bringinshaw & Russel Stowe. Tickets are £20.00 per person which includes authentic Paella cooked on a wood fire by Nina, Stephan ... [ more ]

Free Wood

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Meg P
Still have the wood to give away after Streetlifer decided at short notice that he could not make it today! Shame for it to go to waste, as lots of very good pieces.

Clothes Rack

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I urgently need to Borrow a clothes rack by tomorrow evening. Must be able to get into a car to transport.  East Ipswich Bucklesham, areas. Can any kind person help, its all in a good cause. Thanks.
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Hi Lulu Yes after reading on this page we went along yesterday it was a 'proper' boot sale lots of bargains & met some lovely people.
Dozey M
I too popped to Broke Hall, madhouse, roads packed, people everywhere, all we needed was someone doing hotdogs, and a cuppa, from a BBQ... And it would have been a perfect day. Lulu, we may have even spoken as I toured the garages.