Does anyone know the best/cheapest place to buy garden lawn turf? I'm patching in a small area so only require 2 or 3 rolls. I live in Pinewood area of Ipswich. Many thanks
B&Q sell it singly.
Does anyone know if the community parking areas on Chantry are due to be upgraded ? Parking is a problem where I live and there are no where near enough spaces. I did notice that Bittern close has ample parking spaces. Wondering why the rest of us ... [ more ]
The area outside Buttermarket is private land
The three vehicles parked in that 'bay' all belong to one person, who lives on his own. He cares not for anyone else who lives in that area, and a number of us have complained to the council about it. If it wasn't for those three vehicles, then I ... [ more ]
Please accept our apologies, we have had to cancel this event.
Just want to say , I'm loving the new Aldi, The place is clean tidy , location great and the staff are great ! I've found them very helpful and friendly! I purchased a microwave and didn't have to lift it once , ! Food Prices are good too 😀
What new Aldi???
Me too Anita....assume you mean the one at Copdock??
Anybody know anyone who can wallpaper my hall reasonable rates thanks.
When do you need it done Ros?
Hi.Claire thanks all done now :)
I know recommendations for electricians have previously been posted but I would appreciate an up to date recommendation for an electrician to install a twin power socket in the IP1 area.
Keep pushing it pal
Sorry Ben that was meant to be funny, I wish you all the best.
Has anyone noticed the new Asda trolley park ? just before Downside on the right
Buying a cheap shopping trolly on wheels comes to mind. Must be easier than trying to push a supermarket trolly any distance. But guess these people are too selfish to shell out on one!
This problem has been going on for years ,just after Asda was opened . I was the councillor for the area and had numerous meetings with Asda . I would suggest someone contact the local councillors for help.
Mentioning to a friend on the theft of my dying father in laws wedding ring, new slippers and various clothing items whilst he was in Ipswich Hospital and it seems so many people I've spoken with have had items stolen whilst in Ipswich Hospital. Is it ... [ more ]
Streetlife is just the platform for alerting people to the fact that thefts are still happening at the hospital. Yes, report it, but at least now it's now in the open.
Maybe nurses just put them in safe keeping
Hi. I'm looking for someone to hang four interior doors, any recommendations please? TIA
Hi Sam Good reliable carpenter phone Marty Ablett 07539206480
Thank you Andrew B.
So they going to build a new Costa Cafe a drive through one its going to be in the car park near Burger King on Ransomes Europark.Do we realy need another one as there is one just up the road from this plus its going to make even more traffic ... [ more ]
I was alerted to the possibility of having your contactless card scammed by this: 'This purse has Cardsafe™, a special lining that blocks scanners and radio waves, ensuring no payments can be taken from your contactless credit card whilst in your ... [ more ]
If you aren't given a receipt just stand your ground at the cash till. When the cashier wonders why you're still there ask them why they haven't yet provided a receipt.
There was a multi-car RTC on the Ipswich-bound carriageway of the A14 on Saturday night near Creeting St Peter, several cars involved and debris all over the road. I couldn't see any news about it in any local newspaper, nothing on twitter or ... [ more ]
Well lets hope that no one was seriously injured. But some people never seem to learn about speed and road conditions do they, they think they are invincible in their little metal boxes on wheels !!
Indeed Madge, that is the problem... and what is worse for the rest of us, is their actions can take us out at anytime. I don't want to speculate but an educated guess would be the first group was the initial collision, and the second group was ... [ more ]
Please feel free to Share There have been a steady increase in the number of Cycles/Bikes stolen from the Ipswich Town Centre Area. Please ensure that you do not leaver your bikes in these areas or you will face the same dilema that our son is having ... [ more ]
Nick W, I think they just take it and leave/dump it. I think it one of the reasons why the police aren't so bothered. It is anti-social and perhaps criminal damage; but unless they intend to keep it or sell it, it isn't theft in their eyes. Maybe we ... [ more ]
An Oxford Hardcore Motorcycle lock would stop the thefts happening. I have used one for ten years, never had a bike stolen
Hi, can anyone tell me where I may be able to buy a nerine plant? They sell out very quickly and I don't really want to plant spring bulbs. I feel like I've searched everywhere to no avail! Many thanks.
They do multiply, so you should end up with a lot more!
Fingers crossed! I've been searching for two years but just kept missing them in plant form! If anyone is splitting any in the future I would be extremely grateful. Happy to pay/make a gardening contribution.
Cato not come home since last night IP2 area (Wherstead Road) chipped, but no coller, keeps coming home without it lol. Keep an eye out for him please.
So glad Cato is back safe and sound,such a worry they are so much a family member.
Took my grandson to the Pizza hut at Ransoms euro park last night ( his choice ) horrible. Sticky table, grubby finger marks everywhere lukewarm pizza. Tired looking salads a rip off in my opinion. Won't be going there again. Staff were very nice though
Even if it was a one off, or they were short staffed they still charge the same!
for pizza options, pizza hut is probably one of the worst
Any truth in the rumour that yet another pub in Ipswich is to close? Whenever I have been there it is always busy.
The Rep just further down the road is also for sale
If they are not making a profit then they will shut. I do go in RR every so often for food, I once went into the Rep on a sunday evening and I was the only person in
I require my windows cleaned, inside and out but I need them cleaned this week. Can anyone recommend, I'm in Pinewood. Thanks
Yes giles white do also is very good
Thanks everyone, coincidentally Giles White was the first window cleaner to respond when I contacted him, I contacted about 4 in total. He can do them in the timescale, tomorrow/Friday and so far very professional.
Unbelievably (why do I bother to say that?!), the Post Office is proposing to move the Tower Ramparts unit into WH Smith. What a truly appalling idea, representing yet another example of the downgrading of the postal services along with their ... [ more ]
Sandy Martin Particularly as I suspect that with the resulting loss of local knowledge when the sorting aspect goes to Chelmsford there will be a sharp increase in wrongly delivered mail/parcels.
The Post office are so short of money that's why, what a country this is becoming.
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Chantry Library, Hawthorn Drive, Ipswich, IP2 0QY
Come along to the library and find out more about our online services, including: -Free eBooks and eAudio books -Our free music download service -Bring your own device and and get advice on downloading eBooks and music -Try out an eReader device ... [ more ]
Chantry Library, Hawthorn Drive, IP2 0QY
Dare to join us for a halloween special at the library. Free for all children, we will have story time, scary food, a treasure hunt and game prizes, as well as lots of themed crafts! Get your costumes ready for a spooktacular event!
Chantry Library, Hawthorn Drive, Ipswich, IP2 0QY
Want to stop smoking? There is a free weekly clinic held by a Stop Smoking Practitioner at the Hawthorn Children's Centre within Chantry Library. The clinic will be on Wednesdays 1:30pm - 4:30pm. The clinic has already begun and will run until ... [ more ]
Is it just me that struggles to return Mobility equipment to the NHS, seems the mobility equipment side of things has been outsourced and they don't return calls or emails or answer the phone. The cycnical side of me tells me there's no profit for the ... [ more ]
Maybe just a recording saying we no longer deal with this. Or somewhere locally to drop things e.g. a pharmacy. Rather than have items sitting idle when they could be used.
Mobility aids and other equipment loaned to people by social services or the local NHS is most definitely wanted back. The Community Equipment Service (CES) does collect from people's homes, usually within 10 days, all it takes is a telephone call to ... [ more ]
Does anyone know if a friend or neighbour who has a beautiful white cat with a black tail missing? It will be in the Belstead Road/Sandringham Close area
Does anyone know if a friend or neighbour are missing a beautiful white cat with a black tail with no collar? They would live in the Belstead Road area If so, please post something so as I can advise them of the cats whereabouts
We are a friendly group who have recently got together to share our love of writing. We are lead by Sally Wilden a local playwright and short story writer. We meet on Wednesday evenings from 7.30 to 9.30 in Winston Ave. IP4 3LS (No sessions on ... [ more ]