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th 6 Feb

Moggy Photographer - 07932 392877Very flattered that our new advertiser/supporter is photographer Moggy who has an highly impressive portfolio of clients.  Next available ad slot is 27 February, tell the world about yourself for two months and £9.95  ... ads explained here.

Worth seeing the BIG pic in this tweet to get the laugh.

tu 4 Feb

nearthecoast on AlamyLife Skills 28:  When in a shop run by posh people don't get your money out too soon, they'll keep you waiting before they take it ... it's something to do with the sordid nature of coin.

9am-2pm 29 February Knodishall Brownies are holding a table sale in the village hall with profits to the hall.  Tables are £10, phone Brown Owl Jo Mayhew on 01728 831748.

mo 3 Feb

Yesterday in Cambridge visitors the Cambs Pythons failed a field goal and the ARU Rhinos ran in a td but it was called back, probably for holding ... it's ... more here

Suffolk Roller Derby recreating old time derby fun in 2018 and Ipswich.

su 2 Feb

♫ New to us a youthful busker on Framlingham market yesterday.

sa 1 Feb

Framlingham's (and other places) friendly fishmonger Darren Smith now has his own Facebook page.

The Stackton Tressel Trouser Museum is giving free entry to anyone with a blue passport.

Next Saturday it's the Stradbroke CC Music Quiz with £40 first prize, includes light refreshments and Musical Bingo?

fr 31 Jan

Bawdsey Radar TrustSuffolk Small Museum of the Year the Bawdsey Radar Trust is looking for two paid interns for six month placements.

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Sitting opposite a visiting player at the Bury Saints is eating pasta in tomato sauce.  Us: Is that the vegetarian option?  Him: I hope not, I hate vegetables.

th 30 Jan

The BBC red button text service didn't switch off today.  After a petition from the National Federation of the Blind the decision will be reviewed in the spring ... though the red button itself doesn't seem to know this yet.

we 29 Jan

Welly Wednesday 19 FebruarySt Elizabeth Hospice's next event is Welly Wednesday in Christchurch Park Ipswich and the afternoon of Wednesday (unsurprisingly) 19 February.  It's a 2.5km sponsored walk with inflatable obstacles and welly wanging.

Thirty five years ago today Scottish comedian Chic Murray passed away and twenty two years earlier the UK was refused entry to the Common Market.

tu 28 Jan

Kate's Reading Club for ChildrenKate's Reading Club for Children runs 10:00am-12:00pm Saturdays in the Framlingham library, read your own, the school's or the library's books.

mo 27 Jan

Women's american football has its own Facebook album.

su 26 Jan
Australia Day

The Framlingham Woodcraft Folk Facebook pageWoodcraft Folk develops children's self confidence and awareness of the world, encouraging equality, friendship and co-operation.  The Framlingham group meet during term time 6:00-7:30pm Mondays in the Unitarian.

sa 25 Jan
Burns Night

Chinese New Year - Year of the Rat

Terra Lightfoot at the 2017 Maverick Thanksgiving♫ The thirteenth lucky for all Maverick Festival this summer in Easton has a firming up programme with some excellent names including the Legendary Shack Shakers, California Feetwarmers and Henhouse Prowlers.  Also appearing is lady guitar abuser Terra Lightfoot whom we saw at Maverick's 2017 Thanksgiving ... she took no prisoners.

fr 24 Jan

Boogie Back to Texas♫ At this year's Red Rooster Festival near(ish) Thetford Asleep at the Wheel celebrate 50 years on the road.  Perhaps best described as western swing AatW with maybe slightly fewer players than we recall but still the fine chest voice of Ray Benson.

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