Show navigation

Cat Antifreeze Poisoing

Carol C in Sproughton
On Saturday I lost my dear sweet little cat to suspected antifreeze poisoning.  She had been off her food for several days but tests revealed her kidneys had suddenly lost all function and there was nothing that could be done.  I am in Fircroft Road near ... [ more ]
View 28 earlier replies
Carol C
My little cat's ashes will be coming back in a tiny wooden casket, but the sleeping cat container is a great idea, not seen that before.
Ian H
hi ml we have a ryder davis in woodbridge that is where I took him , they were very considerate I held him when he died ,I could not bring him home I had to leave him ,I felt like I had abandoned him it hurt ,but I have a nice picture of us together some ... [ more ]

Windows 10 training

Jean M in Ipswich Town Centre
Is there anyone in Ipswich who does Windows 10 training please?  Husband and I cant make head or tail of it!

Glass tv table

Bed, free to good home, no mattress.

Jean M in Ipswich Town Centre
I have a bed to give away, its has metal headboard and wooden  slats but no mattress.  Sorry can,t deliver.  If wanted you will have to pick it up.

Fundraising ball

to ,
The manor ballroom, St Margaret's street, Ipswich
Michelle D in Ipswich Town Centre
We are holding our first fundraising ball, the theme is love Tickets are £10 pp or we have discounts available for larger group bookings please ask, To book:
Bear for an Angel
This is our first fundraising ball and we need your support, Mostly we need to sell tickets at the moment, we also need prizes for our raffle & sponsors We are a small not for profit organisation trying to get known and trying to make a change to ... [ more ]

More Roadworks. More Delay

Citizen of Ipswich in Sproughton
As well as the usual delays caused by the slow progress of the roadworks up by the Euro Park, I was further delayed yesterday by temporary traffic lights on Henley Rd, Bramford Rd and at the junction of Nacton and Landseer Rds. None of these delays were ... [ more ]
View 9 earlier replies
We all know that the SCC cant do without their little red lights, stick all them thar lights on the Cornhill that would brighten the place up.
Suffolk County Council
Hi everyone,  Just to let you know, we've had some information from our highways technician about the signs.  Our information is sourced from other departments within the council as well as from the internet, media and our own traffic information. ... [ more ]

Claydon Preschool Christmas Fayre

to ,
Claydon & Barham Village Hall IP6 0DF
Nadine H in Whitton
Claydon Pre-school are holding a Christmas Fayre on 12th December 2015 between 11am and 2pm at Claydon & Barham Village Hall in order to raise funds for the Pre-school. There will be various craft and gift stalls including Usbourne Books, wooden ... [ more ]
Nadine H
Less than three weeks to go now until our Christmas Fayre! Please come along and enjoy the fun.  One of our stallholders who was going to sell jams, pickles and preserves has pulled out.  If there is anyone out there who sells these types of wares and ... [ more ]

Trefoil Guild Tablecloth missing

Anne D in Whitton
A red Tablecloth has gone missing from the Scout and Guide HQ in Bramford. It has 'Bramford Trefoil Guild' embroidered on it in gold lettering. It may have been put up for auction or sent for jumble or to a charity shop by mistake. If anyone knows where ... [ more ]

Wanted - Parts for HP Photosmart Premium C309A

Nadine H in Whitton
If anyone has one of these printers (working or not) that they no longer use or has any spare parts for this printer I would be very grateful.  Our printer is playing up and despite my husbands best efforts he cannot get it to print.  We would like to ... [ more ]

Acupuncture recommendation

Brian J in Stoke
I've been advised by hospital to try acupuncture treatment for very painful neck problems. Can anyone recommend an Acupuncturist in Suffolk or Essex Area please. Many thanks. B
View 7 earlier replies
Simon C
Brian I can highly recommend Suffolk Community Acupuncture based in 4a Fore Street.  Good success with pain relief and first session for new customers is free. Contact 01473 222328.
Tina B
Try Wayne Johnson @ The Aspen Centre @ Claydon - I doubt you will find anyone better. Tel 01473 831135/07882 624228


Andrew T
Hi my partner susan is very dependable and an excellent cleaner, do you have a phone number she could contact you on? Regards Andy

Bike to give away

Table top sale

Marie S in Castle Hill
Come to a great table top sale at Whitton Baptist church Saturday 21st November from 10am-4pm face painting and refreshments and lots of fun too see you there 😉

Barking Dogs

Nigel S in Bramford
It seems to me it is the fashion nowadays to keep a dog, with that comes a responsibility, in the last few months dogs seem to be barking most of the night somewhere along Henley Road. Why can't people control their dogs - especially when people are ... [ more ]
View 23 earlier replies

Sloe berries

Emalkuda in Ipswich Town Centre
Just wondered if I was too late picking sloes or if not does anybody know where there is some please? Thanks
View 3 earlier replies
Denise H
not too late and there are some up the lane heading to blue leighs static home next to the chequers pup have to walk right up....
Just want to thank you all for your replies. I was hoping to go last weekend but things cropped up unexpectantly (as they do). I will go this weekend and hope they are still there, if not - thanks Dave for your offer, very kind of you 😀

Muntjac Deer

Claire R in Akenham
I was exiting Sainsburys Hadleigh Road this evening when to my surprise i spotted a young muntjac deer. It was in the bushes where the statue is on the left hand side by the traffic lights. It ran out onto the path but then ran back into the bushes. ... [ more ]
View 16 earlier replies
Cathy W
My son and I have seen one on heatherhayes, they keep them selves to themselves, don't mind having them as neighbours at all

shopping at ASDA

Philly57 in Ipswich Town Centre
If your going shopping at Asda, take cash with you as their card payment service is not working, is refusing to accept payment on all debit cards, causing long queues at the checkouts.
View 36 earlier replies
There was never any bad remark made about those that work there-- only the way Asda are beginning to alter things.

Important road closure information about Ransomes Way and the Sainsbury’s roundabout, Ipswich

Suffolk County Council in Felixstowe Ferry
Hi everyone, thought I would share these road closure notices with you, hopefully they will help you and your families avoid getting caught up in them. Road Closure 1 Date: Monday 26th October 2015 to Friday 30th October 2015 Time: 8.30pm to ... [ more ]
View 66 earlier replies
Alex G
Sadly those "fat cats" who feel that they have the answers do not always consider the consequences. Witness the frightful mess made of traffic flow, since removal of a self regulating roundabout and installation of more traffic lights. Consequence: the ... [ more ]

Santa comes to the Buttermarket

Buttermarket Shopping Centre
Kitty Bank in Sproughton
Bring the family along and meet Santa and his elves. Admission is £4.50 per child and includes a gift. Santa’s grotto is located next door to Calendar Club and opposite the NEW New Look store (opening 12th Nov) Dates ... [ more ]
Jean G
thank you  kitty bank for all of this info as I was wondering where to take my grandson one Friday now I know  what a shame I see there is only one Friday hopefully there may be more come up in the town before Christmas is here !!

Knitted items for charity

Linda E in Maidenhall
I knitted some blankets, children's jumpers and hats for TWAM ( Tools With A Mission) but they can no longer accept them. Does anyone know of another charity who could make use of them. I also have spare wool and knitting needles.
View 9 earlier replies
Marie sophie F
Thank you for the beautiful knitted items they will be very much appreciated indeed and my daughter myself and my friends will carry on knitting such a lovely bright collection of items
Linda E
You're very welcome Marie and thank you very much for coming to collect them. Good Luck with your knitting in the future. Thank you also to all the other people who responded to my request. Items have now found a good home.

Fundraising for the St. Elizabeth Hospice

Douglas W in Ipswich Town Centre
Would anyone like to help us with raising money for the Hospice ??? We are organizing an event this Saturday afternoon at the Selkirk pub in Rushmere ... there's an "Open Mic" and a raffle ... so we would love it if you could come and join us ... have a ... [ more ]

Fly Tipping.

Linda E in Maidenhall
Someone dumped a bag of rubbish in my garden last night. Unfortunately for them they forgot to take out their personal items so I know they bought batteries, bendy rollers and false nails in Primark and hair products in Alpha hair and Beauty. I shall ... [ more ]
View 3 earlier replies

Ipswich STAR

Toby P. in Ipswich Town Centre
I am about to save myself £247.00 per year. I've been saying for some time now, that next time the Ipswich Star increases its price I will give it up. And that's after over fifty years of having it delivered. On Monday it went up to 70 pence, Seventy ... [ more ]
View 14 earlier replies

Farm van on a 12

View 11 earlier replies
Sheila O
what the lady means is a farm trailer  that sells all vegetables  fresh from the farm at the one near tattingstone they also sell eggs and fruit!
Jan B
Only joking Sheila please don't be offended but to spell 'grammar' incorrectly is the funniest part of this thread! I think we appreciate your message though thanks.

Flower Arranging

Margaret P in Ipswich Town Centre
Hi, does anybody know of flower arranging courses in or around Ipswich? Especially table flowers for a wedding? Thanks
View 2 earlier replies
Tracey D
Hi Jo. They vary. Take a look at this link if you like, it will tell you a bit more but maybe call them too. . Be warned though that if the certificate aspect is important to you, they can ... [ more ]