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Table Top Sale

Clubs & Groups in Rushmere Street

APR 25
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6th Ipswich Scout HQ Woodbridge Rd/Britannia Rd
Lphilly
We are having a table top sale at the 6th Ipswich Scout HQ on Saturday 25th April 10-1pm. Entry is free and refreshments will be available. We are situated on the corner of Britannia Rd Woodbridge Rd opposite to the Old Blockbusters store.
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Lphilly
What a very thoughtful to offer. We are full with donations this time please still come and long and support if you are able. Thank you so much for your support and offer. I am very grateful.

Spring Fair ' Westbourne Library, Sherrington Rd, Ipswich

Clubs & Groups in Stoke

APR 25
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Westbourne Library (next to Broomhill Swimming Pool)
Heather R
Books, Cakes and Crafts being sold in aid of library funds.  Sample delicious cakes by  Scrumcious Sisters while browsing the books or examine the locally hand made crafts of Novelties by Jan and Timmys Mittens

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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Citizen of Ipswich
Thanks Mark J. When we next need a taxi I'll give him a ring. It's not often that we need a taxi but when we do it's frustrating that there's not one single taxi available in the whole of Ipswich.

Activities for young wheelchair users!

Clubs & Groups in Common, The

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Castle Hill Community Centre, Highfield Rd, Ipswich, IP1 6DG
Castle Hill Community Centre
Whizz-Kidz is organising this Café to find out what activities young wheelchair users would like to do in the area. Why not coming and trying out some of their activities including wheelchair skills training, crafts, cooking and sports. There will be ... [ more ]

Charity Collection

Clubs & Groups in Rushmere Street

APR 25
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Ipswich Town Football Club
Lphilly
If you are going to the match on Saturday please give whatever you can afford to help this family. Thank you so much in advance.

Volunteer drivers needed!

Clubs & Groups in Common, The

Castle Hill Community Centre
Drivers and passenger assistants required for Ipswich Dial A Ride. Could you or a friend help? As little as 4 hours per week Full training will be provided For more information please contact Billy on 01473 345342 or via email: ... [ more ]

Abandoned car

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Simon
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.

New Sewing Group (Rushmere, East Ipswich) Starts Sat 6th June 2015

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Jo L
A new sewing group in Rushmere ‘Sew Saturday’ A sewing group for beginners to experts. An informal relaxed group that meet every 1st Saturday of the month from 2pm to chat, exchange knowledge, work on your own projects, drink & nibble. Basic sewing ... [ more ]
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NEW Members Required for 3 x Arts & Crafts Groups

Clubs & Groups in Common, The

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

New Body Control Pilates Class at Angel House 10:00am Tuesdays

Classifieds in Kesgrave

JazziPilates
I am a qualified Level 3 Body Control Pilates Teacher and Registered Exercise Professional offering tuition in small, friendly classes for personal attention. Suitable for men and women of all ages and abilities. I currently have spaces at the new time ... [ more ]
JazziPilates
I still have few spaces available left at Angel House 10:00am on Tuesday's. It's a lovely friendly class. Come and give it a try. No previous experience of Pilates needed.

New Ipswich Sewing Group (Rushmere, East Ipswich) starts Sat 6th June 2015

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

Jo L
A new sewing group in Rushmere ‘Sew Saturday’ A sewing group for beginners to experts. An informal relaxed group that meet every 1st Saturday of the month from 2pm to chat, exchange knowledge, work on your own projects, drink & nibble. Basic sewing ... [ more ]

solar panel?

Local Conversations in Rose Hill

Pam
Would like to hear your views for and against solar panels. We are considering getting some and would like to know how you feel about them.Do you have them, love or hate them.
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Ian W
I was listening to a very interesting bit of analysis recently, (sorry can't find a link) the summary was renewable electricity production will be the same cost as fossil fuels within 5 years and battery capacity costs have reduced to levels we weren't ... [ more ]
Richard G
There isn't that much difference between South facing and west facing roofs . A very astute friend of mine has a 4kw system on his west facing roof and according to him they perform nearly as well as if they faced south , the official government figures ... [ more ]

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

Clubs & Groups in Common, The

APR 20
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Castle Hill Community Centre, Highfield Road, Ipswich

slide

Give, Lend & Borrow in Ipswich Town Centre

baileys
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
SMM
Have you tried looking on either Gumtree or the Facebook selling pages? They do tend to come up quite often on there.

slabs

Give, Lend & Borrow in Sproughton

Jarredoff.
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 ]

work

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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paving slabs

Give, Lend & Borrow in Sproughton

Jarredoff.
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 ]

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.

Pollution from Claydon incinerator

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Simon
Has anyone got any knowledge as to whether there has been an increase in pollution since the new Claydon incinerator was built? My car has an increased level of grime on the paintwork which a neighbour suggested was due to airborne pollution, his car ... [ more ]
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Maria S
I rang the people at the incinerator to ask them if they had started engines at 24.30 in a specific day as I woke up with breathing problems due to an acrid smell. This was while they were testing before becoming operational. I was told that although ... [ more ]

slide

Give, Lend & Borrow in Ipswich Town Centre

baileys
hi streetlifers,  has anyone got a slide suitable for 5/6 year olds, please that they no longer want or need thank you
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baileys
hi craig,  I would be very grateful, thank you for getting back to me... we cant collect tomorrow morning, but tomorrow afternoon we are free, when would be suitable for you,
baileys
hi craig, I messaged you a few times trying to find out about picking up the slide, but have had no reply. have you still got it, as I am still interested, I can collect it tomorrow or saturday or sunday , kind  regards maggi

Art Groups Castlehill & Chantry:- Mon, Tues & Wed's Weekly ***New Members Welcome***

Clubs & Groups in Common, The

Janet A
CASTLEHILL COMUNITY CENTRE, Highfield Rd, Ipswich, IP1 Mon 7pm - 9pm Tues 1.30pm - 3.30pm CHANTRY at the Body & Mind Sports Centre  Wed's 7.30pm - 9.30pm Castlehill Art Society meet weekly at the above times & places everyone welcome - for more ... [ more ]
Janet A
Yes all are welcome some people bring the arts or crafts that they are currently working on or bring pencils if they fancy having a go at pencil drawings.  Gerry always has paper & pens & ideas for those that are new.  Give Gerry a ring to ... [ more ]

Palms and Thorns

Local Conversations in Westbourne

MAR 29
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Burlington Baptist Church IP1 2EZ

Dales Road Post Office sealed off

Local Conversations in Sproughton

Sarah S
Suffolk Police tweeted that a robbery took place at the post office at 9.10am this morning. They said that no one was hurt but a sum of cash was taken. I hope they catch the person.

Boiler Service

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Paul K
Good morning all, I need a recommended gas fitter to service my back boiler, as it is playing up. Can anyone suggested someone local to IP4? Also what sort of price should I expect? A lot for a Monday morning.. Thanks in advance Paul
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Goetz von B
Beware of 'CheckaTrade' recent very bad press concerning non genuine reports and 'fiddled' recommendations. Local recommendations are the best. Goetz

Window Cleaners

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