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bathroom fitter

Recommendations in Gainsborough

Paul D
Hi, We've just moved house and would like to change the bathroom suite. Just wondered if anyone had any recommendations for anyone that has done a good job, on time and on budget? Thanks in advance
Kate L
Hi - we have had Barry Smith replace our bathroom twice and our kitchen - he has also done the same for a couple of friends and we have all been satisfied. He is reliable, reasonably priced and down to earth. His number is 07888 732 433 regards Kate

Car Boot Sale Claydon High School PTA

Clubs & Groups in Claydon

JUL 04
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Claydon High School playground, Church Lane, Claydon, IP6 0EG
Craig R
Saturday 4th July - 9am – 12pm (sellers from 8.30am) At the school IP6 0EG Proceeds from pitches to Claydon High School PTA, 20p entry fee (to be donated to Claydon Pre-school) Cars £5 pre-booked, £7 on the day Vans and trailers £8 pre-booked, ... [ more ]

Qigong seminar for beginners 18-19 July

Classifieds in Qigonguk

We would like to invite everybody to take part in the next Zhong Yuan Qigong Level 1 seminar which will take place on 18-19 July 2015 at Castle Hill Community Centre. You will be able to learn about an ancient self-development system from the heart of ... [ more ]
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I'm interested, I don't understand what it's all about,something new to learn I think.
Qigong is an ancient system from thousands years ago but somehow it’s not widely known. In couple of words, it is about discovering and developing the potential of our body and mind. As you say, it’s always good to learn something new - so you are ... [ more ]

kitten found

Lost & Found in Castle Hill

Hakkoryu Jujutsu lessons at St Mary Magdalene church hall

Clubs & Groups in Castle Hill

Lloyd A
Hi, fancy learning a genuine Japanese martial art ? we have classes running every Saturday morning 10am till 11.45 am at St Mary Magdalene church hall, Highfield approach Ipswich. Lessons cost £5.00 per lesson plus £20.00 per annum insurance and ... [ more ]


Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Jean M
This is a message to a resident of Cullingham Road, I don't know who you are but I would like to say that before you complain to the council about noise please make sure you have the right address. The noise is not coming from number 40, but from 42 and ... [ more ]

Broomhill Summer Fete

Clubs & Groups in Westerfield

Annie M
Our Summer Fete is on Saturday 4 July 12 - 4 pm, including bouncy castle, Punch & Judy, Face Painting, Craft Stalls, barbeque and entertainment by the Samba Band and Jitterbugs Dance Group.   The Mayor of Ipswich, Councillor Glen Chisholm will be ... [ more ]
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Bonsai show

Clubs & Groups in Westerfield

JUL 18
Capel st Mary by pass nursery
Gillian M
Ipswich bonsai society annual show at Capel by pass nursery 18 July 9.00 till 5.30 and 19 July 10.00 till 4.0. Time in heading transferred incorrectly. Free entry .


Clubs & Groups in Westbourne

JUL 04
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St Michael and All Angels Church, Martlesham Heath.
Barbara C
The Orwell Singers present a Star Spangled Night. Enjoy our independent production of music and stories fit for a summer celebration, with guest narrator Geoff Rogers. Tickets £8 adults, accompanied children 50p. Ticket price includes American style ... [ more ]

Petty vandalism - be aware

Local Conversations in Westbourne

Maggie S
About 6.00 this morning I was awoken by four, let's say "youths", they'd obviously been up all night and were looking for some devilment, swearing loudly and kicking a football against fences and cars on Larchcroft Road and Rosecroft Road.  They had a ... [ more ]
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Sheila L
So pleased you took these photos, our garden wall was pulled down around the same time that morning. We were told by a lady it was down at ten to six and a neighbour saw it at six. Neighbours reported waking up about three ish hearing load voices. We ... [ more ]
Maggie S
Oh, I'm so glad this was helpful to someone!  You feel a bit useless with this kind of thing sometimes, so it's great to know that the pics were of genuine use: and great to know that Castle Hill is still a nice, supportive community (and that Streetlife ... [ more ]

Hen House/Chicken Coop

Recommendations in Westbourne

Cilla S
Please could anyone tell me where I can physically view a walk-in, Fox proof Hen House/Chicken Coop for approx. 6/8 hens.  I would like to view one which is already put together before I buy. I don`t mind travelling.
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36th Ipswich Scout Group Summer Fete 2015

Clubs & Groups in Wherstead

JUL 04
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sprites school playing field in chantry
The 36th Ipswich scout group is holding its annual fete on the 4th of July. As the fete falls on Independence Day we have chosen an American theme. We have lots of fun things to do, great food and interesting entertainment. Please come along and support ... [ more ]
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Here's thought- I always took my children to this event and remember losing my daughter there one year ( only for a few minutes) She must have been about 3 at the time although I can recall it as if it were yesterday! She's 28 next birthday so that ... [ more ]

Pagan Council Open Day

Clubs & Groups in Maidenhall

JUL 11
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Ipswich Oddfellows Hall, High Street
Robin H
A day of talks, storytelling, music and discussion panels exploring the polytheist & pantheist religions (such as Druidry, Wicca, Heathenry, Kemeticism etc.). Free to attend, refreshments provided during the day. The event is aimed both at pagans and ... [ more ]

Stars and Stripes Concert

Clubs & Groups in Westbourne

JUL 04
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St Michaels and All Angels'Church Martlesham Heath IP5 3PL
Barbara C
The Orwell Singers will celebrate American Independence Day with a concert of music and words with an American flavour. Tickets £8 on the door which will include light refreshments American style.

Monthly Meeting, Ipswich Branch, Suffolk Family History Society

Clubs & Groups in Westbourne

JUL 23
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The Co-Op Education Centre, 11, Fore Street, Ipswich IP4 1JW.Car park off Waterworks Street Ip4 1JG
Howard K
NOTE: Our First Meeting at our NEW VENUE.....Presenting an illustrated talk all about "The History of The Salvation Army" - the worthwhile organisation which has done so much in the story of this country as the organisation celebrates its 150th ... [ more ]


Recommendations in Westbourne

Peter N
Hi, can recommend Micky Squirrell who has done a lot for us, top work and very reasonable price.     Good for quotes, tele: 710922 or mobile 07749489311 best regards

Whitton Baptist Church

Local Conversations in Sproughton

Whitton Baptist church
Everyone is welcome to our lovely Whitton Baptist church ..great Christian company and a wonderful service held by our Minister Stuart Balmer come and praise God and learn more about the Chtistian faith 🙏☺🙏☺🙏


Recommendations in Common, The

Janet A
Hi can anyone recommend an electrician? One of my douyble sockets in the kitchen is making an electrical buzzing noise & needs to be looked at.
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Maria S
Someone that does not know anything about electrics might not think of switching off the mains. As a young bride I thought I was being very clever and independent when I changed the wire on one of the wire fuses of the mains box without turning anything ... [ more ]

Selling New Burmatex Carpet Tiles to raise funds for St Michael's Community Centre

£39.90 in Ipswich Town Centre

The G
We have about 200 boxes (with 5 square metres in each box) of these tiles for sale. They were donated to the refurbishment of St Michaels Church and Church Hall, but unfortunately we can't use carpet for the hall as it would limit the multi-purpose ... [ more ]
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Wow! What a bargain at a fraction of the cost! I'm sure somebody must have a need for them... cheap conservatory floor; added warmth in the workshop/garage; children's playroom (with easy replacement of damaged/dirty squares); comfort in the dog kennel; ... [ more ]
The G
Laurie Thanks for the comment Laurie, yes the people who have bought some have come from quite far to collect because they have the same type and know the excellent quality, so they are very happy with the great deal!

Nacton Road Roadworks

Local Conversations in Pinewood

Suffolk County Council
Hello everyone, I wanted to make sure that you had seen the advance notice about the traffic roadworks to start around the Ravenswood/Nacton Road roundabout. Suffolk Highways improvements programme will open up additional road capacity around Nacton ... [ more ]
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Suffolk County Council
Good afternoon everyone, I have been in touch with the Highways Team and put some of your questions to them. Here are the answers I have been given. Q. Can we publish the detailed plan of the works? A. As this is a phased programme of works, some ... [ more ]

Cats the killing of.

Local Conversations in Sproughton

Just recently I have heard that in the crofts area some one has been snaring cats,this is near to where I live. I have four cats which are part of my family. If any one knows any thing about this or the perpetrators,I ask please give the information to ... [ more ]
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Eddie M
I have known a few cat owners that have been responsible and have trained their cats. I speak from experience. Watch films and adverts with cats in. They can be trained. Having been in close contact with elephants, if they are treated correctly and ... [ more ]
Derick L
I have been reading the comments with regards to pets and their control.   I have no time for folks that administer cruelty to any animal but, there must be a reason why folks take to this kind of action.    I do not have any pets at the moment due to ... [ more ]

Sofas free to take away

Give, Lend & Borrow in Westbourne

Michelle G
Two brown leather sofas, 2 and 3 seater. Boxy shape, old and bit careworn but comfy. Must be collected - need space asap. IP1 area.
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Jay E
Hi Michelle Sorry not to be in touch but have been ill.  Am now frantically busy trying to catch up on missed 4 days as have an exhibition in 2 weeks time.  I am still interested in seeing them but time is a bit crucial at the moment.  Sorry for any ... [ more ]

Gardener or Garden handy man.

Recommendations in Westbourne

Can anyone recommend a gardener or someone who has retired but still does some gardening in the Ipswich Norwich road area. Would be grateful for a recommendation. Thanks
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Jumble Sale

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

JUN 27
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11th Ipswich Scout Hall, Chesterfield Drive, Ipswich
Jumble sale lead by local Scouts and leaders fundraising for future planned activities for the group. Refreshments and cake stall also present. Come and support your local group.
Hi, Please have a look at their website for a closer look at the group. Your son would be old enough to join Beavers, but please either pop along and have a chat with someone or give Fiona a call on: Beavers ... [ more ]

Car valet

Recommendations in Westbourne

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Marie S
Yup I've been there and the rates are good its very clean you can wait in the clean waiting room or go do some shopping in town while its done ... 😉