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Qigong seminar for beginners 18-19 July

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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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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 ]

Stoke Park ASDA - Petrol Station

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Andrew P
So ASDA want to ruin the nice green area along stoke park drive in front of their store by digging it up and putting in a automated petrol station, this will ruin the look of the site, it is a nice green space, which suits the road and often has people ... [ more ]
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Classic Cars

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Tony G
Hi Martin,  I suggest you have a look on the web-site which will give you some idea of the club and our activities.-- we have about 200 members!
Ian C
hi martin i also have a 1959 rover p4 have owned it for about 2 years have been to 4 shows this year but now off the road for a gearbox change but a local meet would be good if it could be arranged.

36th Ipswich Scout Group Summer Fete 2015

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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 ]

fundraiser for new carpets for the centre

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Looks like a great event :) Not sure if you've seen these? It says you're raising money for new carpets and there's another charity on here selling new carpet to raise funds! Maybe you could both help each other... Then you'll have funds left over for ... [ more ]

Nacton Road Roadworks

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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 ]

Cleaner wanted

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Cathy G
Can anyone out there recommend a good cleaner living in Chantry area would could work about 2 hours a week for my Mum?

Barbeque provider needed

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Richard G
Presumably he has improved ?

Summer beach hut hire Felixstowe

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Kathleen E
We are looking to hire a beach hut this summer, during the school holidays, (including weekends) preferably in the front row in the Felixstowe dip area and with easy access. Can anyone offer us anything?
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Lyn D
Hi Sheila, the rate for a week is £100. It is heavenly down there. Either for time on your own with a book/tablet and staring out to sea or spending good old fashioned time with the family.
Sheila O
hi lyn d how does your week work ie mon -saturday or what ?can u perhaps clarify we are looking at two weeks in august  mon 10 or monday 17 is your hut available during either of those weeks thankyou in anticipation

Absolute stupidity

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Joan L inactive
I was washing up this morning and looking out of the window when a young couple stopped their car. The young lady got out and took a young child from its seat in the back and placed it on the drivers lap. They carried on driving down the road with the ... [ more ]
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I'm not sure that its the law that is the concern here. If you are supposedly in control of a car but have a child on your lap, you can't be in FULL control because there is a body in the way. I'm sure that those of us with, or who have had, children ... [ more ]
We used to sit in the car when it was switched off! Handbrake on. We pretended we were going all over the place but we were relatively safe as no key, flat drive, hand brake on etc. I suppose it could have run away with us if we had been on a slope, but ... [ more ]


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The Meeting Place Centre
Jumble and cake sale tomorrow 11am til 1.30pm most items 50p pop along for a bargin . Car washing cake and drink £6 at The Meeting Place, Community Centre , limerick close ip1 5lr

Jumble sale and cake stall

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Key for Car Radio

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Any suggestion where I can get my car radio turned back on. Don't have the key code to use to turn it back on after battery had to be disconnected
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John W
Have you tried the Honest John technical forums yet? I have seen many many requests, probably hundreds, for radio codes, all answered there.

4 way extension socket

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Suzanne M
I've come across ten 4 way extension sockets in premises that I am clearing. Can anyone use them? They need fuses and cleaning up but working. Free to new home. Suzanne
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Can anyone help please?

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Suzanne M
On 13 January 2014 I was given a Sony Stereo Unit, Model No. HCD-WZ5 Compact Disc Tuner without a FM antenna! I am desperate for the round metal female plug so that I can listen to the radio as I have no Telly and have tried everywhere to obtain one.    ... [ more ]
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Ray L
Hi Suzanne I bought an FM aerial for my old amp about 3 weeks ago; female plug because the amp had the male connector. These are a standard type of connector used in many devices: ... [ more ]

Quiz afternoon

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Community Produce Market and Cafe at Halifax Pavilion

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We will be having a community market and Cafe on Friday 15th 10-12.30 at Halifax Bowls Pavilion on Halifax Road (IP2 8RE). The market will have fresh produce  and plants from the community garden and also plants from Chantry Walled Garden and the ... [ more ]

Lorries in Ipswich.

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Pat H
Can anyone tell me why there were 23 lorries within 10 minutes passing me travelling along Colchester Road, Valley Road and Yarmouth Road in the direction of Woodbridge and Felistowe at 9 30 p.m. on Tuesday evening 7th. Was there a problem on the Orwell ... [ more ]
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Michael A
I beg to differ with you I've had four incidents in the last eight years each of which was a vehicle hit me in my HGV I do know what I'm talking about where these vehicles are concerned as l have been driving HGV for over 30 years. One of my friends ... [ more ]
Ian W
The figures are DFT stats, the key point though which we both seem to agree is that HGV's are not a suitable vehicle to share the road with vulnerable road users. Their design is the result of poor legislation and changes are scheduled (delayed by Volvo ... [ more ]

new boiler

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Jean G
hi there streetlifers can anybody reccomend a heating engineer who would put in a new boiler, I have a quote from british gas but are rather expensive anybody local who is not too expensive and would do a good job and are reliable . thanks in advance .
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Lynda H
It surprised me that replacement boilers are sometimes funded for people not usually eligible due to the means test! You should be toasty next winter!
Jean G
yes thanks hope so but  never knew about the council green energy grants but knowing my luck as i own my house I probrably wouldn't be entitled for it but worth a try .!!