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Car Boot Sale Claydon High School PTA

Clubs & Groups in Claydon

JUL 04
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Claydon High School playground, Church Lane, Claydon, IP6 0EG
Craig R
Saturday 4th July - 9am – 12pm (sellers from 8.30am) At the school IP6 0EG Proceeds from pitches to Claydon High School PTA, 20p entry fee (to be donated to Claydon Pre-school) Cars £5 pre-booked, £7 on the day Vans and trailers £8 pre-booked, ... [ more ]
Claydon High PTA
Thankyou to everyone who came to support us - buyers and sellers. It was a small but successful event with a really friendly bunch of people and we as a family were very happy to return home with only one car full instead of two.....but with the addition ... [ more ]

Road mystery

Local Conversations in Castle Hill

Susan H
Can anyone advise me as to who I need to contact about maintenance to Thurleston Lane? In one of the passing places there are several massive potholes, I live in fear of meeting someone coming the other way who expects me to pull over into that area, it ... [ more ]
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Hugh B
When Thurleston Lane was resurfaced in 2003 all correspondence was from the Borough Engineer at Ipswich Borough Council rather than SCC as most of the lane is in Ipswich. Some of the "passing places" have developed since then and the work at the pumping ... [ more ]
Susan H
I went to Ipswich Councils website to report it, but the link about potholes on the Ipswich Council website takes you to the SCC page, so you cannot report it to Ipswich. This did confuse me and I have emailed them for clarification, but have had no ... [ more ]

Local trees

Local Conversations in Whitton

Margaret D
We have talked a lot about the verges and I was wondering about the trees that are planted in the grass.  I notice when a tree gets blown over to something like a 45 degree angle, it is just left as it is!  I wonder why the council don't send someone to ... [ more ]
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Derick L
The replacement was about three years ago and it was all arranged with a Council Member at the local forum which I have a feeling was held that day at the Highfield Road hall.   May I suggest that you make enquiries as to when the next forum meeting for ... [ more ]


Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Jean M
This is a message to a resident of Cullingham Road, I don't know who you are but I would like to say that before you complain to the council about noise please make sure you have the right address. The noise is not coming from number 40, but from 42 and ... [ more ]

Broomhill Summer Fete

Clubs & Groups in Westerfield

Annie M
Our Summer Fete is on Saturday 4 July 12 - 4 pm, including bouncy castle, Punch & Judy, Face Painting, Craft Stalls, barbeque and entertainment by the Samba Band and Jitterbugs Dance Group.   The Mayor of Ipswich, Councillor Glen Chisholm will be ... [ more ]
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Bonsai show

Clubs & Groups in Westerfield

JUL 18
Capel st Mary by pass nursery
Gillian M
Ipswich bonsai society annual show at Capel by pass nursery 18 July 9.00 till 5.30 and 19 July 10.00 till 4.0. Time in heading transferred incorrectly. Free entry .

Pagan Council Open Day

Clubs & Groups in Maidenhall

JUL 11
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Ipswich Oddfellows Hall, High Street
Robin H
A day of talks, storytelling, music and discussion panels exploring the polytheist & pantheist religions (such as Druidry, Wicca, Heathenry, Kemeticism etc.). Free to attend, refreshments provided during the day. The event is aimed both at pagans and ... [ more ]

Lights x2

£25.00 in Castle Hill

Marie S
Two ceiling lights for sale Matt black with 5 bulbs each excellent condition...I'm replacing with ceiling fan's ready for the hot weather ☺ £25 the pair .........

Whitton Baptist Church

Local Conversations in Sproughton

Whitton Baptist church
Everyone is welcome to our lovely Whitton Baptist church ..great Christian company and a wonderful service held by our Minister Stuart Balmer come and praise God and learn more about the Chtistian faith 🙏☺🙏☺🙏


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Janet A
Hi can anyone recommend an electrician? One of my douyble sockets in the kitchen is making an electrical buzzing noise & needs to be looked at.
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Maria S
Someone that does not know anything about electrics might not think of switching off the mains. As a young bride I thought I was being very clever and independent when I changed the wire on one of the wire fuses of the mains box without turning anything ... [ more ]

Cats the killing of.

Local Conversations in Sproughton

Just recently I have heard that in the crofts area some one has been snaring cats,this is near to where I live. I have four cats which are part of my family. If any one knows any thing about this or the perpetrators,I ask please give the information to ... [ more ]
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Eddie M
I have known a few cat owners that have been responsible and have trained their cats. I speak from experience. Watch films and adverts with cats in. They can be trained. Having been in close contact with elephants, if they are treated correctly and ... [ more ]
Derick L
I have been reading the comments with regards to pets and their control.   I have no time for folks that administer cruelty to any animal but, there must be a reason why folks take to this kind of action.    I do not have any pets at the moment due to ... [ more ]

Claydon Pre-school Summer Fete

Clubs & Groups in Whitton

JUN 27
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Claydon Pre-school, Thornhill Drive, Claydon IP6 0DZ
Nadine H
Claydon Pre-school are holding their annual Summer Fete with fun for all the family on Saturday 27th June 2015. We have a Bouncy Castle, Ice Cream Van, BBQ, Cake Stall, Adult Tombola, Children's Tombola, Teddy Tombola, Hook a Duck, Welly Throwing, Face ... [ more ]
Nadine H
Only 4 days to go until Claydon Pre-school's Summer Fete!  The forecast is for lovely hot weather, so if you are looking for something to do on Saturday afternoon why not pop along and join in the fun.  We are situated on Thornhill Road, Claydon near to ... [ more ]

Jumble Sale

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

JUN 27
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11th Ipswich Scout Hall, Chesterfield Drive, Ipswich
Jumble sale lead by local Scouts and leaders fundraising for future planned activities for the group. Refreshments and cake stall also present. Come and support your local group.
Hi, Please have a look at their website for a closer look at the group. Your son would be old enough to join Beavers, but please either pop along and have a chat with someone or give Fiona a call on: Beavers ... [ more ]

Garden fencing

Recommendations in Stoke Park

Brian H
Hi. Can anybody recommend a fencing contractor for a job in central Ipswich please. I need the existing fencing removed and replaced by a 2mt high x approx. 50mt long, close boarded fence, plus 2 side gates.
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James H
I can recommend someone myself, ive done a lot of fencing in the past and still do. references available. here is my number 07901381057 .james

Cones on Public Council Land

Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

Morning all, Thought I might start a debate! I have noticed a huge increase of people putting cones out on council verges (outside their homes) and wondered what the majority of Streetlife readers thought - is it right or wrong?
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Honesty may hurt
In complete agreement about time to walk into town. Public transport is as said expensive, unreliable and can put those that are frail weak or vulnerable at risk. The papers are full of incidents. I digress, this is about us legally parking on council ... [ more ]

What do you know about the history of Castle Hill Community Centre?

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Castle Hill Community Centre
We were given this amazing photo of Castle Hill Community Centre, Highfield Road. This is what it looked like at the beginning of the last century. What do you know about the history of our building? It would be great to hear from you.  Thank you. ... [ more ]
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Broomhill Summer Fete

Clubs & Groups in Westerfield

JUL 04
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Broomhill Library, (formerly Westbourne Library) Sherrington Road IP14HT
Julie A
The new Westbourne Samba Band will be performing - a lovely warm-up to get toes tapping before jitterbug dancing!

Open Day at Playford

Clubs & Groups in Whitton

Margaret D
Just a reminder for anyone interested.  There will be an Open Day held at the Playford Art Club on Thursday 18th June, at the Playford Village Hall from 10.00am - 4.00pm. You can see the members at work, can view some of their finished paintings and buy ... [ more ]

Personalised teddies

Recommendations in Westerfield

Does anyone out there make or know of some one who makes personalised teddies ? A young friend of mine would like some personalised teddies made for her wedding in August. Don't know exactly what she wants, that would be for both parties to discuss.
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Derick L
If you wish to purchase BEARS of value then go to:- If you wish to visit this shop then you will find the lady owner very helpful and polite.  The address is: Jeffries of Bacton, Broad Road, Bacton Stowmarket.   This is a garage ... [ more ]


Local Conversations in Ipswich Town Centre

It's 6pm, I'm in IP1 and there has been an incessant him for the last couple of hours. Anyone got any ideas as to what it might be?
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Margaret D
Hi Buzz, only just spotted your reply about the 'thumbs up' question.  Thanks for that! I am really enjoying the back and forth banter of the conversation.  Its really funny at times.  It gives us all a laugh.
Glen H
My brother pointed out the hum was actually featured in an episode of the Xfiles titled "Drive" as well. I'd forgotten about it as I hadn't really re-watched it since it was first on TV!

Pet sitting?

Recommendations in Castle Hill

Susan H
Does anyone in the Ipswich area have experience of using a local Pet Sitting service as in, someone who comes to your home to care for pets? There are some local services advertised, I wondered if anyone had used them or had any recommendations?
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John W
This is something I have been considering doing. I have signed up to the Care UK website but haven't applied for any of the requests that have come up ( people post their requirements for pet care and people registered with the site can apply) I have ... [ more ]
Susan H
My son and daughter in law used to come in to look after pets if we were away or even out for a long day, but they've moved away due to work. I use a local kennels for the larger pets when away, but I am looking for someone who could come in to feed and ... [ more ]

WIND FARM CABLE and substation project - important proposed change

Local Conversations in Castle Hill

Susan H
Has anyone else picked up on the proposed changes to the Wind Farm cable coming through this area? East Anglia One have applied for a 'non material' change to the planning consent, "to include an option to construct a 750mw windfarm with HVAC ... [ more ]
Thank you for this information. Is it clear where the cables will go and which local area will be affected ?
Susan H
The route of the cable was decided some time ago and planning permission (for the Direct Current option) granted last year. The cables will come ashore near Bawdsey and go right around the north of Ipswich, underground across fields and (we hope) under ... [ more ]

Car Boot Sale Claydon High School

Clubs & Groups in Ipswich Town Centre

Craig R
Car Boot Sale Claydon High School Saturday 4th July - 9am – 12pm (sellers from 8.30am) At the school IP6 0EG Proceeds from pitches to Claydon High School PTA, 20p entry fee (to be donated to Claydon Pre-school) Cars £5 pre-booked, £7 on the day ... [ more ]
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Claydon High PTA
We haven't decided on a date for the next one yet but we'll put it on Streetlife asap. This is the first one and we'd love to make it a regular event.

Cruel People

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Sarah L
Just seen this posted on Facebook. Please people be aware such cruel/horrible people/children about!
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Hayley J
Thankgod for a happy ending. Keep them safe now and let's hope for a punishment to the culprits who inflicted such cruelty.
Karen H
Let's hope the culprits are found, I have no faith in that though. The cats are now at a different address away from that area. I just hope that this doesn't happen to anyone else's cat or dog or indeed any other poor animal that happens to cross this ... [ more ]


Recommendations in Whitton

Hi I am looking for a good builder for a smallish  couple of jobs anyone who knows of one that they personally can recommended please .
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