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Richard C
I have one 20kg bag of postcrete left over from a job, going spare if anyone wants it free and can collect. It is unopened and a couple of days past its use by date. Give me a call on 07443 522569.


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Janet A
Has any one had a problem with having lots of moths in the house this year? ¬†I had some the end of last year especially in the kitchen then it stopped but now it's awful & has been for over a month now. Does anyone know where moths like to nest & ... [ more ]
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Helen M
Oh glad you found them, I hope that is the last of them. I believe the ones we had were in a few packets which shows how messy I am!

Someone to repair lawn mower

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Barbara C
Can anyone recommend a petrol lawn mower repairer. The self propelling mechanism has broken and it also needs a service. Thanks
Sally M
Sproughton garden machinery repairs 77-79 Cullingham Road, Ipswich IP1 2EG01473 251526 We have used them and for a small fee will asses and advise on cost before starting, if needed.

Wildlife Area at Whitton Community Primary School

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Community Team IBC
Attached are a few pictures from the wildlife area at Whitton CP School which is nearing completion. The North West Area Committee part funded this project along with funds from SCC & the North West Big Local Trust. Previously this area was ... [ more ]
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Parrot found in Felixstowe Road area.

Lost & Found in Ipswich Town Centre

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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I am beginning to think we are wasting our hard earned money for the services we want are failing us every day. Paperwork and increased levels of bureaucracy simply getting in the way of getting the job done. Come on IBC get a grip and take on community ... [ more ]

Missing cat

Lost & Found in Claydon

Joe S
Our cat has been a much loved part of our family for over 17 years and he has disappeared. We put him out about 3 am yesterday, Friday morning as he was meeowing so we put him out to do his business. We are in Defoe Road just about opposite the junction ... [ more ]
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Susan H
So pleased he was found! We once had a very elderly cat, we inherited him with the house we bought.¬†After a couple of years he¬†started to have fits now and again but was always fine afterwards. He definitely had odd 'senior moments' and memory lapses, we ... [ more ]

General Elections - 7th May 2015

Clubs & Groups in Common, The

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Castle Hill Community Centre, Highfield Road, Ipswich, IP1 6D
Castle Hill Community Centre
SITUATION OF POLLING STATIONS¬† Ipswich Parliamentary General and Ipswich Borough Council Election Castle Hill Ward Hours of Poll:- 7:00 am to 10:00 pm Notice is ... [ more ]

Aldi car park

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When parking in Meredith Road is at a premium, with many of the Aldi customers parking on Meredith Road and along Highfield Road because their car park isn't big enough to accommodate them, have Aldi got the cheek to use five of their parking bays to ... [ more ]
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Elaine D
Just ignore them! I know it takes nerves of steel, but they are not legal or backed by the courts. They are merely invitations to pay, but more threatening language is used! Obviously you shouldn't take the mick! If you know the car park belongs to a ... [ more ]

Holiday caravan / lodge

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Barbara C
We are looking to rent a caravan or lodge on a quiet site in East Anglia for the last week of July, in order to give our seven year old granddaughter a week away, rather than be stuck at home with us!

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 ]
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Scottish Dancers needed

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Len G
Does anyone know of a good Scottish Dancer or group who could entertain about 50 elderly folk in NW Ipswich at the end of July? They will be attending a 3 day 'Holiday at Home ' with a Scottish theme.

Table Top Sale

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6th Ipswich Scout HQ Woodbridge Rd/Britannia Rd
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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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

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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

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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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Mark J
Hi, my dad is a taxi driver with disabled access. You can reach him on 07743034164 to discuss :-)
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!

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Castle Hill Community Centre, Highfield Rd, Ipswich, IP1 6DG
Castle Hill Community Centre
Whizz-Kidz is organising this Caf√© 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

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Ipswich Town Football Club
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!

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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 ]

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

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Jo L
A new sewing group in Rushmere ‚ÄėSew Saturday‚Äô 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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Jo L
Hi, Thanks for your response. I have sent you all private messages. Jo

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

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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 ]
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.
No classes in Ipswich this coming week but I still have a couple of spaces left for the next week at 10:00am, Angel House, Ipswich. (12th May)  Come and join us for this very friendly, fun class.  Contact me for more details.

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 ‚ÄėSew Saturday‚Äô 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

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

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Castle Hill Community Centre, Highfield Road, Ipswich


Give, Lend & Borrow in Ipswich Town Centre

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.