Very disappointed from the Ipswich Star article to see this has now been given the go-ahead as SCC have dropped their objections on the infrastructure issues, but there is no mention in the Ipswich Star article as to how these are to be resolved. ... [ more ]
Spot on Ipswich Ltd. I think some people are now waking up to the fact that support for a NBP is really gaining momentum with the population of the Town. For electric cars to become the norm let alone self drive will be years, the weekend papers were ... [ more ]
The growing support may double or triple next week - or month. I think anyone arguing taxis or electric vehicles as reducing congestion doesn't understand what congestion is. The space the vehicle takes up on the road and not how it propels itself. ... [ more ]
Streetlife closed our debate down --Northern Bypass for Ipswich which had around about 650 hits plus -- our second heading -- Continuation NBP is about to be shut down also with about 370 hits -- we are now awaiting the out come of talks this spring ... [ more ]
Are Orwell Ahead planning any sort of campaign for public office? An independent candidate in the GE for instance? I'm sure they would gain a lot of local support given the mess caused by the squabbling between the two councils. There are plenty of ... [ more ]
Joanna A yes they are intending to put up candidates for local elections.
Don't forget.....Death Cafe, Thursday, 2pm at the Cycle Cafe. See my wonderful tee shirt, all the way from Mexico, chat about death and associated things, have tea/coffee/cake and meet some lovely people. See you there.
Interested how are you going to let people know about the meeting times etc when streetlife shut down if you do it through Nextdoor you will lose your privacy?
Watchfull Anyone who is interested in joining or continuing with the Death Cafe can Private Message me their email address so we can keep in contact after Streetlife closes. It looks like Interested has left but I already have contact details.
My gas oven needs a good clean and oven bulb -- help -- can you recommend anyone
I do keep phoning Jon Widdick all I get is an answering machine? -- anyone else out there with an alternative person in mind, who can do the job?
Just tried him myself. Answer phone again. Tried someone who knows Jon well and he's not answering either. If I find anything out will let you know.
Has anyone got any old timber they want disposed of (i.e. An old shed or outbuilding). We are planning to build an outside space this summer and would like to recycle some timber thanks
It is apparent having spoken to a lady living close to the garage/shops in Dales Road the issues of parking are still unresolved........ The garage Park excess stock and cars for repair in the road and in the car spaces adjacent to the shops. These ... [ more ]
Perhaps the police should put tickets on the cars if they go over the time limit, I am sure they arrive at 8.05 am if you park on a single line any day at Sherrington Road!
The Police don't enforce parking restrictions in Ipswich, it is the Councils job.
Can anyone recommend a reasonably priced architect who would be able to provide me with suggestions and plans for an extension we would like to have built.
Piano, flute,clarinet,saxophone and music theory lessons available. Over 20 years experience and DBS enhanced check. Weekday evenings, Saturday mornings and some daytime spaces available. Gift vouchers available. Please contact me for details.
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Hi Jo My daughter, when young, started with recorder lessons and then progressed to the flute etc. She would like her six year old son to follow a similar path but is struggling to find any local teachers. Do you teach the recorder by any chance ... [ more ]
Hi Elaine Thanks for your message. I can indeed teach recorder. Please let me know if you would like to know about available lesson times. Thanks again. Jo
Hello I'm Deborah, I am a registered and fully insured foot health practitioner, offering foot care in the comfort of your own home. Covering Ipswich and the surrounding area. Please feel free to take a look at my page. I offer a friendly, ... [ more ]
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Will be in touch had mine done by usual person last week and she cut my foot really badly leaving me in pain on walking not what I needed will contact you when they need doing again
Hello my name is Julie and we have enjoyed living here for almost 4 years. I run a bed and breakfast which has been really successful!
Hi, we're a friendly group who enjoy writing and we're looking for new members to swell our numbers. Enjoyed writing at school? Always thought you've got a novel inside you that just needs coaxing out? Why not give us a try? We meet on Wednesday ... [ more ]
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Thank you for a super evening, I really enjoyed myself and went home in a very enthusiastic mood, I hope it lasts. I meant to ask you Sandie where you go for Tai Chi, if that's how it's spelt?
Sally Wilden came to one of our writing groups at Woodbridge Library. We paid for a two hour session.
Hi guys. I'm looking for someone who can do fridge/freezer vinyl wrap. I have already got the vinyl. I'm also looking for an electrician to fit some lounge lights.
Hi Mars , I can do it for you in my spare time if you like .
How much would you charge and when can you do it
A big thank you to everyone who contacted me about joining our group. Such a massieve response that we're currently full. But if you'd like to join us please contact me and I'll add you to our waiting list. Keep writing!!
Next Death Cafe meeting is next week, Thursday Jan 26th. Everyone is welcome. We meet at the Cycle Cafe, Tower Street, Ipswich at 2pm. Be lovely to see you there. Easy to recognise me as I'll be the one in the Death Day tee shirt. (Believe me, you'll ... [ more ]
Each meeting date is posted at the end of the previous meeting and before the next one.
I'm glad you've given a description of yourself. I would hate to walk up to the wrong person and ask them if they are interested, it could be difficult to explain
Anybody know a good place to buy logs near Tuddenham?
Sam Clark lives on the bridge in Tuddenham same side as the Fountain. He is a Tree Surgeon. Sure he can point you in the right direction and you could strike up a deal with him to supply you logs on a regular basis ?
Ok. Thank you.
Hi I'm currently in charge of lettings at Sidegate Lane Allotments, Sidegate Lane Ipswich. I have several plots available now. The plots are full size(10 Rods) and cost £40.90 a year, some need a bit of work but if you think it's something that may ... [ more ]
Hi can anyone recommend a carpenter/gardener/handy man that can provide 2 x 6' tall regular fence panels and fence 1 post & fit them in the Ipswich area.
Janet, Try John Blair of JB Turf & Landscapes on 01473 890740. He has supplied and fitted fencing for us on two occasions and both times his prices were very reasonable and the work was completed quickly and to a very good standard. John works ... [ more ]
John of JB has done quite a bit of work for us in the last few years and I can completely endorse what James A has said. I would never use anyone else.
Left side dishwasher door cable just snapped. Anyone suggest a decent repair man. Not big job. Had right hand side done last year didn't take long but can't remember who did it!
Hi yes my husband is an appliance engineer - 07505468976
Can anyone recommend any bodywork repairers that would be able to do some cosmetic repairs on an van conversion type motorhome please? It is an older vehicle in good tidy condition but now needs new sills plus patch repairs where some rust is ... [ more ]
Many thanks for the recommendations. I have spoken to BM Car Body Centre and will follow up next week.
Good for you. Let us know how you get on. We rarely get a follow up to this sort of request for a recommendation.
Looking for a good reliable carpenter to replace a bathroom door Rushmere Road area.
Hello, I'm a carpenter and would be happy to give you a free quote, please call me on 07901 381057.
Hi Sandy,I can help and I am not far from you,thanks,Simon at KS locksmiths and maintenance, 01473 715794
Does anyone know a plumber who is willing to take on a small job please? I just need a new kitchen sink fitted. With thanks - Barbara
Hope it wasn't who I recommended please name and shame@
☺👍No Sheila... It wasn't!
Hi I have recently bought a Volvo and wondered if anyone could recommend a non-francise garage which specialises in working on Volvo cars in the Ipswich area. Thanks Ian
Gregg Flatt cars in Woodbridge Road. Been using them for years and they are just brilliant
Thanks everyone for responding to my enquiry, you have given me some good ideas.
Chantry Park is one of the places we use to walk our dog. Yesterday near the end of our walk my wife realised she had dropped her scarf. Without retracing our steps we gave it up as lost forever. We took the same route today and some kind soul had ... [ more ]
hi any animal charitys local to ipswich that would like two willing helpers?. i dont mind the dirty jobs. my partner is a car driver.
RSPCA usually want dog walkers and cat cuddlers.
cat protection need voluteers in the shop for sat and sundays they are in bramford lane phone Ipswich--742226
I found an abandoned bike this evening and would like to reunite it with its owner. It has a lock wrapped around the centre bar so I will presume that the owner has the key to open it. Please contact me if you can help. Thanks