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Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Amanda b
Hi all I'm looking for some one to highlight my hair as really can't afford the silly prices that hair dressers charge at the salon as I finished chemo and radiotherapy in January this year so my partners had a lot of time of work looking after me so ... [ more ]
Katie D
Hi Amanda, I'm katie from Studio 57 prince of Wales drive, half head highlights are normally £57 which includes a cut and blowdry! How about a 50% discount?! Come in and say hi and I'm sure as the boss I can sort something out for you! Hair will always ... [ more ]

Window cleaner

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Anne D
I've had Hightop (owner Neil Ayers) window cleaners for years in Claydon and found them very reliable. They will come when you want. Tel 01473 231232

Spring Fair ' Westbourne Library, Sherrington Rd, Ipswich

Clubs & Groups in Stoke

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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

MAY 02
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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 ]

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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John W
I would never buy a new computer from PC world, they do not have a good reputation. John Lewis have non-pushy and knowledgeable staff, a great reputation for customer service and often offer free additional year or two warranty.
Paul B
It's some years since I bought a new computer from PC World. As it turned out it was a good one and lasted well beyond its technology "sell-by". I did find that they did have more staff trained in selling without much computer-specific knowledge, but ... [ more ]

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 ]

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 ]
Baz M
Reluctant partner? Not sure what it's about? Curious and intrigued? Game for a laugh? On ones bucket list?

Hedge Cutting Recommendations

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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 ]

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 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

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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Rossi
In the past my GP has suggested this site: http://www.llttf.com/ 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 ]

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 ]

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

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 ]

please come along

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

House exchange

Local Conversations in Akenham

Tinkerbell
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.

not long now

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Michelle D
Come along & get your nails done, buy a handcrafted item from our range of great craft stall vendors, for the children Thiers sand art or glitter tattoo's also there's a raffle, cakes & refreshments including hot cross buns and Donut's

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 ]

Recomendations

Recommendations in Ipswich Town Centre

MAR 19
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Bramford lane area
Jean M
Can anyone recommend a reliable Handyperson who could rotovator and trim an allotment ready for planting please?
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Jean M
This is Bramford Lane allotments we are talking about, no community spirit there!
Andrew T
Bit like Norwich Road allotments, there was all this talk about equipment and stuff being available to borrow or hire but surprise surprise nothing came of it, had to give up allotment in the end due to ill health.

where to take your children

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre