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Unit 3 Cycle Repairs

Recommendations in Chantry

Steve W
My son and I have both used Roy at Unit 3 Cycle Repairs on Hawes Street and had a fantastic service. Quick, cheap and easy to deal with. If you need any bike repairs, go and see him
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Steve W
hawes street is the road which runs between Ip City Centre and Stoke Bridge. Perfect service and at £22 for two new tyres, brake pads and delivery very cheap
Ipswich Lad
Actually, it's not! Hawes Street runs from IP Centre roundabout out towards Wherstead Road (where the Riverside Industrial Park is). Vernon Street runs from Stoke Bridge towards the IP Centre. On the left on Vernon Street past Dock Street, before ... [ more ]

LINK: Faith Film Night

Clubs & Groups in LINK

MAR 16
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The Thomas Wolsey Pub, 9-13 St Peters Street, Ipswich, IP1 1XF
LINK
What are the films that take a leap? What movies make you believe in something? Come and help us discover that story that changes your life. Join us for great movies, engaging discussion and growing community. The idea is you bring along your favourite ... [ more ]

Belstead House Development

Local Conversations in Copdock

David P
An outline planning application has been placed to built 155 homes and a care home near Belstead House in Sprites Lane. Many people have already voiced there opinions on the Babergh Council website. It appears that there is a lot of new development ... [ more ]
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Reg S
We have the same prob they want to build 2bungalows at. The bottom of my gardening in the process they pince 2parking spaces Is it no news is good news
Paul B
If it is now in the system awaiting planning permission lets hope it takes as long as permission took to get a tiny play area on brookwood estate!  Several years!  It seems that as long as a few "constructive"  objections keep arriving on BDc planning ... [ more ]

Owners no longer informed if dog gets run over!

Local Conversations in Wherstead

Leavenheath
What do you think about the fact that road workers are not required to check the collar and micro chip of dogs that get run over, and that their bodies can be disposed of without telling their doubtless worried owners? Will any of our politicians be ... [ more ]
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Beryl E
i think its bad to not let owners know ! because its not nice to think their out looking for them day after day !! no i think its their right to know ,

Open Day

Classifieds in Prom and Beyond

MAR 08
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32 Kelvin Road, Ipswich, IP1 5EH
Prom and Beyond
Please feel free to come along to view our stock of nearly 300 dresses for Proms, Parties, Balls and Weddings. Entry to Prize Draw with every dress purchased. Also you can view  on  www.promandbeyond.co.uk   or ring 01473 371634. Thank you.
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Sarah S
It is a place to get information out to the locals. With proms coming up soon I don't blame them putting something on here. It is a local business and it is good to support local businesses. It will help parents too by being local and saving them money. ... [ more ]
Jo G
I agree Sarah, we all look for our best buys, to be able to go along and view a selection is brilliant. I know a couple of people who have bought from them, and they have been thrilled with quality and choice.

Speed limit on the A12

Local Conversations in Washbrook Street

Tina Y
Does anyone know how long the work between Ipswich and Colchester is going on for. Going towards Colchester I can see that they have resurfaced the road, but I never see the workmen at work. Just wondered.
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Birthday cake

Recommendations in Mace Green

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Linda C
Yes they are Michelle W everyone commented on how nice my cake was and she done me a 3 tier one. brilliant, I think she added the photo to her FB page it was 3 tiers with gold roses.
Michelle W
Same here she done my daughters birthday cake it was delicious normally cake gets wasted cause it goes dry not this one every piece went her work is really the best and at good prices 2

Table Top sale

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

MAR 21
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The Meeting Place Community Centre, limerick close, Whitehouse
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tumble dryer broken

Recommendations in Ipswich Town Centre

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Jean G
I have used peter were many times going back to when he first started and that's a lot of years .very reliable friendly chap !

Shredded paper?

Recommendations in Rose Hill

Kathleen E
In the last two months, it has been noted the amount of shredded paper that is being deposited on roads & paths in the Stoke Park Area. This occurs after brown bin collecting lorries have been in the area. Are you having the same problem? May I ... [ more ]
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Dave L
I'm Ipswich rather than Babergh but having read this I checked with the council and the same applies, i.e. shredded paper should go in the brown bin (or be use for kindling, pet bedding, present packing, etc) or if you have your own composter then ... [ more ]

Chantry Library Author talk and Friends AGM

Clubs & Groups in Copdock

MAR 16
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Chantry Library, Hawthorn Drive
Cathy G
Come and hear best selling local author Charlie Haylock on "the eccentricities of the English Language"- this is part of the Friends of Chantry Library (FoCL) AGM- all are welcome to this free event which includes a buffet supper and an opportunity to ... [ more ]

Seamstress

Recommendations in Wherstead

Suzanne M
Hi there, Anyone know of a good seamstress who can make to order net curtains for three windows? Recently moved house and do not have the space or time to make them. I have the material and getting fed up not being able to open the curtains due to the ... [ more ]
Martin H
Hi Suzanne, My wife has been a seamstress for 35+ years and does clothing alterations for people now and again. She does do curtains as well and I'm sure the net curtains you need made would not present any problem whatsoever. I will pop a private ... [ more ]

clock repairers

Recommendations in Ipswich Town Centre

Jean G
can anyone here on streetlife know of any clock reparers in Ipswich I have a very old clock with weights it used to go for about 3 days then stop for no apparent reason then when we took it down when we decorated it wont go anymore it is my late ... [ more ]
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Jean G
thanks Ipswich lad have written the address down and will be in touch when the other chap has given me an estimate so I can copair the two .

Community cafe

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
The Meeting Place Community cafe limerick close, Whitehouse Rd open every Monday to Friday 10am til 3pm all welcome and we are right near the park so if looking for a little trip to the park with the children you can pop in for a cuppa to warm ... [ more ]

foxhall stadium boot sale

Clubs & Groups in Castle Hill

Jim J
I seen a board outside foxhall stadium advertising the boot sale,there was no definite start date on it does anybody know when ??
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Baby Activities.

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

SMM
Can anyone tell me of any baby groups or activities in the Stoke Park, Maidenhall or Pinewood areas please. This will be for a six month old plus Nana. Thanks in advance.
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SMM
Thanks Jean G. That's handy for me, only a short bus ride away. Have only got the little one on one Friday next month so all being well will go down.  By the way, you were almost right, it's 8.45 to 11.30am.
Jean G
your welcome smm I used to go down to the church on a Tuesday for there lunch club and keep fit on Wednesday morning that's how I know about that !

lunches for the over 50's at The Meeting Place Café

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
Just letting you know that we offer two course meal for over 50's at The Meeting Place Community Centre Cafe, limerick close ,Whitehouse Rd . Open 10 til 3pm freshly prepared food. Pop in
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Valentins Disco

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

FEB 14
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The Meeting Place Community Centre, limerick close, Whitehouse

quiz night

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
The Meeting Place and The Wot's up group just want to say thanks to all who supported the Quiz Night at The Meeting Place last night a laugh was had by all and the event raised £280 money going towards running cost of the building. Thanks to all. Next ... [ more ]

quiz night

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
Last Reminder quiz night tomorrow at The Meeting Place Community Centre, limerick close, Whitehouse Rd, Ip1 5lr £7 includes jacket spud and filling, teams of 2 / 4 / 6 all welcome. Contact Mags on 07926428432 or 01473 745470 to book your place and ... [ more ]

LINK: LOVE Film Night

Clubs & Groups in LINK

FEB 16
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The Thomas Wolsey Pub, 9-13 St Peters Street, Ipswich, IP1 1XF
LINK
Vote on the theme of LOVE in all it's multi-faceted forms. Romance, bro-mance, friendship, families and self... You decide which love is king. Come and join us for great movies, engaging discussion and growing community. The idea is you bring along ... [ more ]

Halls for hire in ip3

Recommendations in Priory Heath

Suzy N
Hi, I am looking to hire a hall for my daughters birthday party. Does anyone have any recommendations around the Cliff Lane Primary school area? Thank you
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Keith R
Newton Road Conservative club has a separate room that they hire out for private functions. It's a clean and tidy club and there is car parking. The only slightly negative is the narrow driveway to get to the car park. I entertain at the club about ... [ more ]
Suzy N
Thank you I have now hired a hall at Holy Trinity Church. Thank you for the recommendations above however Newton Road Conservatory club did not allow the bouncy castle :( and All Hallows Church was not available for that weekend (but would have been ... [ more ]

builder for quote

Recommendations in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
Im looking for a buikder who can give us a quote for cubicles for ladies and gentlemen toilets at The Meeting Place Community Centre if you or you know of anyone please contact me on 07926428432 or email me on magsfortune50@hotmail.co.uk or call the ... [ more ]

March Area Committees - Get involved in your community.

Local Conversations in Stoke Park

Community Team IBC
March's Area Committee dates and venues are now up on the website. These give you the opportunity as residents to share your views about your local area and to help influence where money is spent to improve your neighbourhood. You can get all the ... [ more ]

Charity Soul Night 21st March

Clubs & Groups in Gainsborough

Sarah M
I am running the London Marathon for the Mental Health Foundation in April, as they are a charity close to my heart as a sufferer of post-natal depression. In order to raise as many funds as possible I am arranging a Soul Night at The Rivers Social Club ... [ more ]