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we 14 Dec

Christmas Day Dip 2018Bah, humbug!We really like the St Elizabeth Hospice Christmas Day Dip in Felixstowe despite in 2018 our sun roof blowing off driving there.  It's a lot cheaper to register before Thursday the 22nd.

fr 30 Sep

Natalie Songer's SatellitesOn into October Natalie Songer tours her one person show Satellites around near the coast.  Venues include the Bungay Fisher Theatre, Norwich The Garage, Two Sisters Felixstowe and tonight the Halesworth Cut.

mo 31 Jan
shed burglary

Suffolk ConstabularySome time between 9pm Saturday 30 April and 9am Sunday 1st May a shed on Foxgrove Lane Felixstowe had its lock forced.  A black Raleigh Motus Tour electric pedal cycle was stolen.  Any information please contact Suffolk police quoting crime ref 37/26029/22, you can call 101.

In 2010-2006 and Felixstowe the town was visited more than once by the Women's Tour, there were Christmas Dips and we visited the Blue Cross Adoption Centre.

tu 28 Dec

Bah, humbug!The Felixstowe Christmas Day Dip was postponed on the day because of high winds, don't know if they will re-open registrations.  The Westleton New Year fireworks though have been cancelled, don't know why.

sa 13 Feb

Suffolk ConstabularyThursday for the third time a defibrillator in Sea Road Felixstowe  was vandalised.

sa 30 Jan
Inevitably the Women's Tour has been pushed back to June but still the final stage finishes in Felixstowe .  Had a lovely time (and free Costa coffee) in 2014 when the Tour's third stage started in Felixstowe.  Whilst we're en velo the World CycloCross Championships are on the BBC iPlayer and red button today and tomorrow.
th 20 Feb

Suffolk ConstabularyIn the very early hours of St Valentine's day an odd road accident on the A14 in Felixstowe.

su 9 Feb

 JOB(S)  Slightly confusing job ad for Felixstowe docks but what is clear circa £30k pa including bonus and shift pay.

fr 27 Dec

Felixstowe Christmas Day Dip 2019Hopefully you had a good one?  As previously we enjoyed the Felixstowe Christmas Day Dip despite our Crocs keep filling with pebbles.  This year an Australian presence and ... then, like a football match, suddenly it had all packed up and gone.  Great support for the St Elizabeth Hospice and a ways off but you can already register for the excellent Bubble Rush next year.

tu 19 Nov

This morning in Felixstowe a mystery pedestrian was struck by an Audi Q7.

tu 8 Oct

Suffolk ConstabularyVictoria Hall was murdered 20 years ago after a night out in Felixstowe.  Suffolk Police have two videos and other new information.

we 24 Jul

Surprising that some persons think they can in a Felixstowe afternoon harass a teenage girl and get away with it ... maybe he will.

fr 21 Jun
Summer Solstice - the longest day

Suffolk RemembersToday is the summer solstice and St Elizabeth Hospice will be lighting 5,000 candles in Felixstowe as Suffolk Remembers.  You can dedicate a candle to a memory for a suggested five pound donation.

we 26 Dec

Christmas Day Dip in FelixstoweThere was a very heavy frost in Framlingham yesterday Christmas morning.  Defrosting the car took at least 15 minutes contributing to us arriving 30 seconds late for the Felixstowe Christmas Dip a St Elizabeth Hospice fund raiser.  30 seconds is relevant as understandably a lot of the dippers don't stay in that long.  We spent a lot of time fending off mince pies as did this police officer who was surprisingly chatty ... perhaps a bit bored.

fr 23 Nov

It will be the 15th annual Felixstowe Christmas Day Dip this year.  It was brilliantbloody Christmas ... eh? fun when we snapped it a few years back, we even got our feet wet through the holes in our crocs.

tu 12 Jun

Women's Tour 2018 around near the coastExpect delays and parking difficulties when the Women's Tour of Britain starts in Framlingham tomorrow (we enjoyed the 2014 stage start in Felixstowe), takes a turn around near the coast, returns to Framlingham and then goes on to finish in Southwold.

mo 19 Feb

A body was found in the sea near Felixstowe pier this morning.

sa 21 Oct

Suffolk ConstabularyPolice have issued a warning after a 70 year old Felixstowe man was tricked out of £2,500 last Sunday.

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