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Garage recommendation

Ian
in Greenwich
Can anyone recommend a garage in Ipswich that will service and MOT our car at a reasonable price? Thanking you..
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Jacqueline S
Landspeed....opposite holiday Inn at Copdock (so very near you). It's large and behind the Proveeda garage. Very straightforward and profession. Average prices I think.

Caterer required

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Pot holes

Christine M in Stoke Park
Am I the only one to notice that all the recently repaired pot holes all along Belstead Rd are breaking open again? Why can't things be done properly in the first place?
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Suffolk County Council
O J M,  Birkfield Drive is on the forward works programme, however no date specified. To report any defects or other problems on roads/junctions, please fill in the Highways Reporting Tool . Regards Claire

SCC survey residents parking Stoke Bridge area

Chris M1
in Ipswich Town Centre
The subject of residents parking in the Stoke Bridge area is being discussed once again. (3rd time since I have lived here!) Personally I think it is a waste of time. I think this is what could happen: There will be some time limited parking bays for ... [ more ]
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Victoria W
I’d like to thank Suffolk County Council for the opportunity to comment on these proposals. However, I have to say that the Consultation Leaflet came through the door with the usual fast food offers and it was only as I put it in the bin that I ... [ more ]
Paul S
Very well put Victoria W,i don't know where you live but you are looking at 2 sides. They have started to look at the Stoke area of town First,i know of a lot worse,all those side roads between Bramford rd and Bramford lane,not only is it difficult to ... [ more ]

Footcare 2U - mobile foot care in the comfort of your own home.

Footcare 2U - Mobile foot care clinic.
in Footcare 2U - Mobile foot care clinic.
My name is Deborah, I am a registered foot health practitioner, fully insured, offering foot care in the comfort of your own home. I cover Ipswich and the surrounding area. I treat all ages, many of my clients being elderly, I have experience with ... [ more ]

Allotment

John W inactive in Westbourne
Like being outdoors, want some exercise but don’t want to go to the gym, like to have a go at growing your own, don’t mind a bit of hard word? Then why not take on an allotment? Email London.road.allotment@outlook.com for further details if you’re ... [ more ]
Jean A
We also have some vacant plots at Castle Hill Allotments.   We are also working on setting up a community plot which will be for people who don't want a full allotment but would like to grow a few vegetables   For our community plot, there will be ... [ more ]

What's happening near Stoke Bridge?

Graham C
in Gainsborough
Anyone know what's happening in the closed car park at the Stoke Bridge end of the Waterfront? The site has been sold and now they're digging big holes! I must have missed a notice somewhere... hope it's something exciting 😉
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Ipswich Ltd
Archaeological. It is a requirement before they can build on the land. A lot was found rather close many years back including when they did the Star Lane gyratory.

Ipswich Museum

Ipswich Ltd
in Pinewood
I have stumbled across information on the I-AM project. This is... Ipswich Arts & Museums. I have to say I am glad Ipswich Borough Council failed to obtain funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund. A rarely seen YouTube video of the plans aimed to ... [ more ]
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Ipswich Ltd
The reason I asked about the future of Ipswich's Museums is we already know of the joint scheme between Ipswich and Colchester but in order to get their funding they formed a new charity called the Ipswich Arts and Museums Trust (I-AM). The members ... [ more ]

Save IBC Ipswich crown pools creche

Kevin A
in Sproughton
A very recent announcement has been made with regards to the closure of creche facilities at Ipswich crown pools. This is very sad news that would affect the pools and society. PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION AGAINST THE CLOSURE OF THE CRECHE ... [ more ]
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Sheila O
Nosey ron cant imagine a busy mum taking her child with her to the gym cant take a child on the treadmill !! Also have you not heard of mums just having a little space while you are busy at work you are able to talk to your nearest collegue mum has 4 ... [ more ]
Nosey Ron
To run you don't need a treadmill , walking is also very good for the child too. Why should taxpayers pay for the parents jolly ? People get too many easy options now , bad for all of society imho.

Laptop repair

Joan L in Greenwich
Can anyone recommend a reliable person to sort out my laptop before I throw it out of the window please. Since upgrading to Windows 10 it's not been right.
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Kennedy
Although Windows 10 is not everyone's cup of tea, there are ways to make it work better. Come and speak to one of our local IT experts for free at Suffolk AgeUK Ipswich Help Centre (in Town Centre, opposite Sainsbury's) to get some some impartial ... [ more ]
Moanalot
Nothing wrong with Windows 10... you just need to read, search, and the set it up the way you want too.. Mine works just like Windows 7.. but its faster, and more secure. Just stick with it... it,s the best operation system.

8mm camcorder

John B
in Stoke Park
I have several recorded 8mm camcorder tapes which I am trying to convert to DVD My camcorder is not working ! Just wondering if anyone has a camcorder for 8mm tapes that I could use please ?

Speak with confidence

Keith D
in Chantry
Do you want to become a better speaker, better presenter? Learn how to get you point across. Come along to Ipswich Speakers Club on Thursday 26th January at UCS Waterfront building, Neptune Quay,  Ipswich (7.30 to 10pm) A friendly, supportive and ... [ more ]

French Windows

Julie D
in Chantry
Hi could anybody recommend somebody to realign my French Doors please. They are nor sealing properly and allowing in some very cold draughts.

Capel and Great Wenham Walk

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Chantry Library, Hawthorn Drive, Ipswich, IP2 0QY
Chantry Library in Chantry
It's time for a walk! This month it is to Capel and Great Wenham. Meet at the library to share lifts to Capel shops, at your own risk. This month it will be a 3.5 mile walk. Children are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult. The walk ... [ more ]

Street Dance Workshop

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Chantry Library, Hawthorn Drive, Ipswich, IP2 0QY
Chantry Library in Chantry
Come along to a Street Dance Workshop at Chantry Library! The class is aimed for children over 8 years old and teenagers. Come and see what it's all about, learn some new moves and have fun! Sponsored by Ipswich Borough Council South West Committee.

Allotments

Angela C
in Ipswich Town Centre
Hi, Belstead Allotments have a couple of plots becoming vacant soon. If you are interested in growing your own fruit and vegetables or have any questions let me know.

Pushchair

Girly G in Chantry
Wanted a pram or pushchair for a new grandma what is a reasonable price I don't mind second hand but I have just brought a lovely one and sadly no good breaks on it so starting looking again
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Windows, carpets and Oven cleans.

Upper Orwell Crossing - Ground Investigations

Ipswich Ltd
in Ipswich Town Centre
Last week Suffolk County Council put in an Planning Application (16/01121/FPC) to undertake ground investigations for an Upper Orwell Crossing. An daily (Mon-Fri) 24 hour operation for 4 months is going to terrorise local residents (streets below), ... [ more ]
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Suffolk County Council
Ipswich Ltd Hi Ipswich Ltd, Just heard back from the team, no they weren't specifically invited to attend the DCC this morning, but they are going to provide some convenient dates to get together and engage. Thanks, Matt, Customer Service.
Ipswich Ltd
So, IMT is showing resistance to the concept of an Upper Orwell Crossing yet they weren't inviting to a scheduled meeting to decide a planning application for the first step of it? Sounds very like local politics in action, however, going by ... [ more ]

Ipswich Cardinals American Football

Nick G in Chantry
Cardinals back in training this Sunday! Both the Senior & Junior Teams return to regular preseason training on Sunday 8th January at Northgate Sports Centre, Ipswich - 11am start. New players are welcome to attend so why not come along & ... [ more ]
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Nick G
The games are held at Northgate Sports Centre between March/April to end of August, a ten game season, five home and five away games, and spectators are welcome, with a small admission charge. Fans are also welcome to away games. The weblink above ... [ more ]
Nick G
This years league alignments are up, so fixtures will be confirmed soon: http://www.ipswichcardinals.co.uk/2017-alignments/4593502292#

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Chantry Library's 50th birthday party!

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Chantry Library, Hawthorn Drive, Ipswich IP2 0QY
Chantry Library in Chantry
Come and celebrate the library’s 50th birthday with us! We're going to party like it's 1967! We will have games for children, a quiz for all ages, birthday cake and refreshments. Arrive in 60s clothes and browse a variety of books to transport you ... [ more ]

Harry Potter Book Night

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Chantry Library, Hawthorn Drive, Ipswich IP2 0QY
Chantry Library in Chantry
Chantry Library and Ipswich Children’s Book Group present...a night at Hogwarts! Come dressed as your favourite Harry Potter character for magical fun, food and drink. Enjoy our stories, refreshments and games! Tickets are free (excluding ... [ more ]

its Panto time

Here We Go Again....

Brian B
in Gainsborough
Barely two weeks into the New Year and already traffic chaos in and around Ipswich due to road works. Handford Road, Woodbridge Road, St Helen's Street, Wherstead Road all single lane or temporary traffic lights. In the case of St Helen's Street, the ... [ more ]
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Ruth L
but they're not working seven days a week, are they? And when you say remodelling, how? The traffic at the moment is fighting to come out of an exit that was created by the council that goes against all common sense? No temporary lights were placed on ... [ more ]
Ipswich Ltd
Take Princes Street for example, when work finally got going they did it relatively quickly. Not fast but not too unreasonable. Before that it was months of little progress.