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Diane W
Can anyone suggest a printers that are cheap and able to print a relatively small amount , for a charity promotion. I need some flyers for the 'Lark in the Park' event on Gypeswick Park for Chantry Ladies Club, we are trying to organise a table/tombola ... [ more ]
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Jeremy B
Go on eBay there are companies who specialise in a3 and a4 leaflets at around 10 pounds a thousand !


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chimney breast removal

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Local Conversations in Maidenhall

Keith H
Why do they have to have traffic lights up on Felixstowe road yet again this time they are working in side road  laying kerbs so why do they have them up in road they are not working in.Crazy.
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Ernest G
Roadworks: It has become more than obvious from Nicola’s reply, given on behalf of the Suffolk County Council, that any question put to them, is a complete waste of time as they have no intention whatsoever, of using Streetlife as a valued tool in ... [ more ]
Suffolk County Council
Just to reply to Ernest's opening paragraph - which is not the case, but we are only able to do so much. I hope people on Streetlife understand that Nicola, Claire, Janine and myself are not able to answer everything - sometimes we simply do not have ... [ more ]

What type of area Hadleigh Road is ?

Local Conversations in Gainsborough

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John W
If you find your area on this map it will give you an idea of the crimes reported recently. It can help to spotlight hotspots for things like antisocial behaviour.

Key for Car Radio

Recommendations in Wherstead

Any suggestion where I can get my car radio turned back on. Don't have the key code to use to turn it back on after battery had to be disconnected
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John W
Have you tried the Honest John technical forums yet? I have seen many many requests, probably hundreds, for radio codes, all answered there.

LINK: Power Movie Night

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MAY 18
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Thomas Wolsey Pub, St. Peter's Street, Ipswich
What does it mean to be in power, what are the consequences of its misuse? Come and vote for your favourite power themed film and let the debate ensue. The idea is you bring along your favourite DVD on the theme, you tell us about why it's so great and ... [ more ]
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Sounds interesting and will try and make it, work permitting. I'm not sure if I have an appropriate POWER themed DVD as the movie I would have selected, the Great Dictator, is currently at a friends. p.s. I've checked out your link and facebook pages and ... [ more ]
Dear Diceman, I've never seen the Great Dictator, that would be a great one to watch. The LINK welcomes everyone, whether you have faith or none, it's a place for the curious and a place for sharing ideas. Hope you can make it.

A decent plumber for bathroom refit?

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Sophie T
Hello! I'm looking for a reasonably priced, reliable plumber who would be available to do a bathroom refit before the end of September. I've had problems just trying to get someone to answer the phone without charging really high rates! Any ... [ more ]
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Andy S
Been plumbing for 20odd yr call om me Andy I will pop around tell you how much will cost a thing for me to come and look 078916560488 thank you

4 way extension socket

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Suzanne M
I've come across ten 4 way extension sockets in premises that I am clearing. Can anyone use them? They need fuses and cleaning up but working. Free to new home. Suzanne
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How do you go about getting an extension on a house?

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I am moving to a new house and wondered if I could afford an extension? But I have no idea of how to get one and what is involved or even how much it will cost? Has anyone got any tips? Do I need a builder or an architect or both?
Citizen of Ipswich
You'll need a builder to build it and an architect to draw up the plans. Contact the councils local planning office first to find out the sort of extension that's allowed in your area. Some don't need planning permission but still need approval. Simple ... [ more ]

Pig Racing

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JUN 06
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 ]

Man and a van..

Local Conversations in Maidenhall

Janet R
I need a someone to pick up a sofa, and deliver it to me Both addresses are in the ip3 3-4 miles at the most. Must be reasonable..


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local knowledge.

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Mark O
hey there streetlifers any one know when the next felixstowe carnival is as last year one was very it was hot too.

pond snails

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Colin C
Cleaned out my garden pond today but all the snails seem to have vanished, any pond keeper out there want to supply me with any surplus
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Ipswich Superhero Buggy Push for Bliss 2015

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Liz H
Hi there I am holding the second 5km sponsored buggy push for Bliss in Christchurch Park on June 27th. Last year local parents and children pushed their way to a £1000. We are making an even bigger 'push' towards a larger total this year and I was ... [ more ]

Can anyone help please?

Local Conversations in Wherstead

Suzanne M
On 13 January 2014 I was given a Sony Stereo Unit, Model No. HCD-WZ5 Compact Disc Tuner without a FM antenna! I am desperate for the round metal female plug so that I can listen to the radio as I have no Telly and have tried everywhere to obtain one.    ... [ more ]
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Suzanne M
I did check Maplins last year but they couldn't help. Thank you for the suggestion though, Suzanne
Ray L
Hi Suzanne I bought an FM aerial for my old amp about 3 weeks ago; female plug because the amp had the male connector. These are a standard type of connector used in many devices: ... [ more ]


Clubs & Groups in Westbourne

MAY 11
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Waldringfield Village Hall
Libby R
Friendly, informal group who meet to chat in French, Italian, Spanish, German and Swedish. £2.50 entry.

Quiz afternoon

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

The Meeting Place Centre
Quiz afternoon Sunday 10th May 1pm til 5.30 pm Teams 4 / 6 £ 5 per player includes Jacket spud at The Meeting Place Community Centre, limerick close ip1 5lr

Community Produce Market and Cafe at Halifax Pavilion

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We will be having a community market and Cafe on Friday 15th 10-12.30 at Halifax Bowls Pavilion on Halifax Road (IP2 8RE). The market will have fresh produce  and plants from the community garden and also plants from Chantry Walled Garden and the ... [ more ]

Lorries in Ipswich.

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Pat H
Can anyone tell me why there were 23 lorries within 10 minutes passing me travelling along Colchester Road, Valley Road and Yarmouth Road in the direction of Woodbridge and Felistowe at 9 30 p.m. on Tuesday evening 7th. Was there a problem on the Orwell ... [ more ]
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Michael A
I beg to differ with you I've had four incidents in the last eight years each of which was a vehicle hit me in my HGV I do know what I'm talking about where these vehicles are concerned as l have been driving HGV for over 30 years. One of my friends ... [ more ]
Ian W
The figures are DFT stats, the key point though which we both seem to agree is that HGV's are not a suitable vehicle to share the road with vulnerable road users. Their design is the result of poor legislation and changes are scheduled (delayed by Volvo ... [ more ]


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Hi does anyone want a vibrapower disc its a toning machine as seen on TV ideal world, I paid £150 for it rrp is £250, need its space free to a good home also CD with it ,1st wants it ,it will be yours
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new boiler

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Jean G
hi there streetlifers can anybody reccomend a heating engineer who would put in a new boiler, I have a quote from british gas but are rather expensive anybody local who is not too expensive and would do a good job and are reliable . thanks in advance .
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Lynda H
It surprised me that replacement boilers are sometimes funded for people not usually eligible due to the means test! You should be toasty next winter!
Jean G
yes thanks hope so but  never knew about the council green energy grants but knowing my luck as i own my house I probrably wouldn't be entitled for it but worth a try .!!

Pudding Night- Kesgrave

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MAY 14
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Bell Inn, Kesgrave
Home-Start E.Ipswich & Coastal
Pudding Night in aid of local family support charity Home-Start. A range of puddings to try for just £5pp Tickets are now available from or direct from the office on 01473 621104 or £5 per ... [ more ]
Home-Start E.Ipswich & Coastal
This is now only a week away, and there is less then 10 tickets remaining, so if you are planning on coming along phone Louise or Sarah on 01473 621104 or email to get your tickets now

Golf Clubs Knowledge

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Mark St
I've inherited a load of Golf Clubs which am thinking to drop into a Charity Shop,  but am also thinking perhaps as they came from a seasoned Golfer that they may be worth something more than a few pounds. Is there anyone on Streetife near Burlington ... [ more ]
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Matthew S
They could be worth a few pound! Depending how old they are and what make! Like titliest, ping or Taylormade, if you need me to pop in and look I can pop in early Friday evening, Just let me know