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Laptop Repairs

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Luana B
Hello there, I'm wondering if anyone can recommend someone that repairs laptops? Mine got slower and slower and now it won't even turn on. Many thanks in advance!
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Toby P.
I would recommend P.C.World. Not Necessary for repairs but for a new Laptop.  Once they get as slow as you've stated Luana B It's time for a new one. Any amount of maintenance might make a very slight difference, but not that much to stop you tearing ... [ more ]

Taxis for Disabled Wheelchair Users

Local Conversations in Sproughton

Citizen of Ipswich
Since my elderly mother became confined to a wheelchair due to illness, I have become aware of the dreadful lack of taxis available to wheelchair users. My mother has taxi vouchers to replace her bus pass but they are useless as she struggles to be able ... [ more ]
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My sister was in a wheelchair and has used a Beeline taxi who have ramps and Avenue last year as she couldn't get into an ordinary taxi.Sorry I don't have the phone numbers now.

Women In Naturism Day

Clubs & Groups in Whitton

Wendy P
Ladies - ever wondered why women enjoy a lifestyle without clothes (weather & circumstances permitting). Springwood Sun club nr Colchester are hosting a Women in Naturism Day and invite ladies of all shapes & sizes, ages, single married or ... [ more ]

Hedge Cutting Recommendations

Recommendations in Akenham

Claire R
Hi, Can anyone recommend a good reliable Hedge Cutter? Mine is in desperate need of attention, and my hedge cutters are broken. Need someone who won't charge a fortune, but that can also remove the cuttings too.  It is a Leylandi, and there is about a ... [ more ]
Sheila O
Try growing places @ claydon they employ disabled people and are reliable will do a good job not sure what they charge my son works for them there phne number is01473 831224 im sure they will do a good job &u will be helping some people who have no ... [ more ]

*All owners of hard standing* or bikers, please read..

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Bradleigh P
Hi all, I'm learning the art of professional motorcycle stunt riding. This involves slow speed control of a specially modified motorcycle (more details can be provided if needed). I'm desperately looking for an area of hard standing in order for me to ... [ more ]

Abandoned car

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

This Ford Focus is seemingly abandoned in Larchcroft Road Ipswich. Having arrived overnight a couple of weeks ago it hasn't moved and nobody locally seems to know who it belongs to. Reported to local Police and apparently it's not registered to anyone in ... [ more ]
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Tony G
I think Richard is missing the point, or at least the point I was making ! Why should a commercial garage park their overspill stock in local roads for their convenience. It matters not if the cars are parked legally, they shouldn't be left in local ... [ more ]
Phil V
I agree with Tony G. These cars add to the gridlock in the Area. It's a Business and they should use their own Business premises, or obtain land fit for purpose.


Clubs & Groups in Westbourne

Christine B
A poetry class has come to an end and a couple of us want to start a group; Reading and discussing poetry and occasionally bringing poems we have written for constructive comment. Anyone interested? Does anyone run/go to such a group and can offer any ... [ more ]
Robin H
I am interested. I have been to the poetry group that meets at Arlington's, but my work schedule changed and I can no longer do Tuesday evenings. So a group meeting on a Thursday or Monday would be much better for me. Somewhere like a cafe in town would ... [ more ]

NEW Members Required for 3 x Arts & Crafts Groups

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Janet A
New Members Requred for Castlehill Arts & Crafts Group Bring Art Gear, Knitting, Crochet, Sewing, Felting or any Craft you're into @  (1) CASTLEHILL COMUNITY CENTRE, Highfield Rd, Ipswich, IP1 Mon Eve 7pm - 9pm Tues Afternoon 1.30pm - 3.30pm ... [ more ]
Janet A
Hi Mariette, You can just turn up no need to book - you will be very welcome, I think this Tues Gerry is busy so Andre will be leading the group.  We look forward to seeing you. Janet

to buy

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looking for a homeopath practitioner

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Louise M
Hi, I am looking for a recommendation of a Ipswich local homeopath practitioner that doesn't cost the earth. I have been feeling more and more low in mood recently and due to the lasting side effects of previous antidepressants I am not keen on going ... [ more ]
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In the past my GP has suggested this site: Not everybodies cup of tea. Bit happy clappy for me, but worth a look.
Sharon I
Talking about CBT and mindfulness, I have recommended and given a book to many friends and family members, it is on Amazon and isn't expensive. It is called "Mindfulness: A practical guide to finding peace in a frantic world" by Prof Mark Williams and Dr ... [ more ]

Landguard Fort Felixstowe 18th-19th April

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Ray C
On Saturday the 18th and Sunday the 19th of April the 95th Rifles will show how Napoleonic soldiers lived and fought with talks and demonstrations as they display Re-enactments. This is a popular event especially as their is no extra admission fee. Times ... [ more ]

FREE Community Project for 16-25 yr olds organised by 4YP.

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Castle Hill Community Centre, Highfield Road, Ipswich

Earth quake?

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Suzanne S
Back to the original conversation at 19.30 my sink metal drainer just started rattling! It was weird. I really thought it was a mini quake. No candidates or work men in my road.

Driving to London via A12, best place to park.

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John W
We've been invited to a friends flat in Docklands to watch the marathon on the 26th April. The train is an option but fairly expensive, plus potentially unreliable. We have parked at Gants Hill in the long distant past and got the tube in, is this still ... [ more ]
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Mike B
Jan D. When I clicked your link I got redirected to which I added to My Favourites. Do you still get money off when I use it or do I need to keep the whole link you provided. If so, how ... [ more ]
Jan D
Mike B, sorry I've no idea, haven't used the referral link before. It says if someone uses my link to book we both get a fiver, so I would assume when you're ready to book just go through my link, presumably it logs it somewhere. If it doesn't appear to ... [ more ]


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hi streetlife friends, I am still looking for a slide suitable for 5/6 years old please. if anyone has one hanging around that they no longer use, I would be truly grateful.... many thanks
Have you tried looking on either Gumtree or the Facebook selling pages? They do tend to come up quite often on there.


Give, Lend & Borrow in Sproughton

I am looking for paving slabs that any one wants to get rid of,one or two and even more even if it means several trips. Sizes  3ftby 2ft =   600 by 900mm            2Ft by 2ft  = 600 by 600 mm and  18 inches by 18 inches = 475 by 475 mm. Pattern and ... [ more ]

Dining table and chairs needed

Give, Lend & Borrow in Westbourne

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Barbara C
I have a glass one, 59inches by 39, it is solid glass and has 4 leather type chairs! In good condition. if you'd like more details please call Emma on 07769359644 thanks photos available if you'd like them

3ds game

£20.00 in Claydon

Carole F
nintendo 3ds game,Dead Or Alive Dimensions game, only on it 15 mins, not for my age [71] bought new, 748754 Bramford will except £10

Ipswich Star / Ipswich Spy

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Ian W
I've recently discovered Ipswich Spy here  I find a much better source of local information than the Ipswich Star which often seems to publish sensational trolling presumably to get clicks but even thats poorly written and poorly ... [ more ]
Janet R
Hi Ian, Just had a look at the site, and you're right, Much more information than the star and very user friendly.


Local Conversations in Claydon

Shirley H
I have a friend urgently looking for a little work to top up part time hours to be able to live. Have CRB check. Any help with care, shopping, dog walking. Feeding cats. Please pm me if you know of anyone needing help. Thankyou.
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Essential electrical works affecting county council services during Easter weekend

Local Conversations in Pinewood

Suffolk County Council
Hello everyone, Just wanted to make sure you were aware of some essential electrical works being undertaken over the Easter holiday weekend which will interrupt some county council on-line services. There is a full press release ... [ more ]

paving slabs

Give, Lend & Borrow in Sproughton

I am looking for used paving slabs any colour. 3ft by 2ft = 600mm by 900 mm. 2ft by 2ft =600 by 600 mm.  18 in by 18 in = 475mm by475mm. If any one has got an odd one or two they want rid of I can pick up. If any one has a quantity they wish to sell, am ... [ more ]

please come along

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

House exchange

Local Conversations in Akenham

Hello all. Just wondering if anyone on here is looking to exchange. I'm looking to move to the Castle Hill/Whitton area to be closer to family. I'm looking for a house only and in exchange is my 2 bed house in the Foxhall rd area, close to the town ... [ more ]

Meredith Road Service Station - wind damage

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

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Julie P
I was waiting at the traffic lights when this happened. There was an almighty bang. Thankfully there were no cars filling up when it happened.