... a bit Suffolk
|su 22 Oct|
Our HP laser printer stopped picking up paper from the flat paper tray. We cleaned the pickup roller with a micro-fibre cloth, no difference. Oh poo, gonna have to buy a new printer. An online H-P maintenance page said to clean the roller with water ... that did it!
New Road Framlingham near the allotments is closed again, this time for two weeks.
|su 22 Oct|
JOB A part time job moving school lunches from Dennington to Charsfield and the empties back again. Takes 90 minutes a day, 190 days a year and judging by our visit to Bedfield primary where the same process was at work you'll be very popular.
Free choral concert by the Suffolk Singers of John Rutters' Gloria 4:30pm today at Framlingham College, safe bet it's in the Headmaster Porter Theatre.
|sa 21 Oct|
Very much approve of this, today the London Rockin' Rollers celebrate 10 years with an old school roller derby; two whistle starts, minors (remember taking a cougar?) plus tutus and fishnets. Our memory may be gilded but we recall the two whistle start did make for more variety in play ...
Police have issued a warning after a 70 year old Felixstowe man was tricked out of £2,500 last Sunday.
|fr 20 Oct|
♫ Yesterday afternoon at the Halesworth Cut the two person Opera-lele melodically worked their way through mainstream opera, adverts and some musicals. Lots of jokes and the audience who were having a lovely time and had been encourages to join in hummed the chorus' part to Nesunn Dorma ... what a knowledgeable lot.
|th 19 Oct|
The clocks go back the Sunday after next.
|we 18 Oct|
SRN Nearthecoast is in, fiddling with her tick list, pen and prescribing guidelines but still listening (apparently) at firstname.lastname@example.org or text 07970 865730
The twice monthly(ish) digest emails out this afternoon to the 1700 odd nearthecoasters on the list ... click the Singing Postman to go on the list.
A bit of a trek down the A14 but as part of the 37th Cambridge film festival the family film festival has for half term new Peppa Pigs, Michael Rosen's We're Going On A Bear Hunt in animation, a sing along of Disney's Moana and the wonderfully evocative, period and Oscar winning The Red Balloon. Some tickets are free and all others (including adults) are four quid.
Today at Foxburrow Farm Melton Wild Tots for Toddlers to under 5’s and their carers.
|mo 16 Oct|
Friday and Saturday there was a fund raising show at the Print Room Sweffling of art works by Thomas Mills Framlingham pupils and staff to improve the art room equipment. We visited Saturday and were told Friday had been packed for the raffle and the many gaps on the walls are sales ... steady selling was still happening Saturday pm.
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|su 15 Oct|
Now that's picky, the premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi at Aldeburgh Cinema is 12:01am Thursday 14 December ... we wonder maybe they mean Friday 15? You can book now (about halfway down the page and it's slow to load).
|sa 14 Oct|
Tomorrow is the last day the Cold War Museum Rendlesham will be open this year.
|fr 13 Oct|
Don't know your way round nearthecoast? You need the A to Z of ntc, it's FREE and you don't have to pay and display or walk through the gift shop to get out.
JOB Part or full time leisure duty manager wanted at Framlingham college, you've got just a week to get your application in.
♫ Sunday's Ipswich jazz club is the return of Gilad Atzmon as Gilad Atzmon and the Orient House Ensemble and the Ipswich Cardinals have a second come and try American football for both juniors (14 and upwards) and seniors.
|th 12 Oct|
Last night's public(ish) meeting about the proposed Framlingham community centre was open to those members of the public prepared to give their name and postcode because of the fire regs ... mmm. Despite this a full house of maybe 200 turned out in the college theatre, we don't know what happened next because after ... more here