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mo 20 Sep

Yesterday somewhere between Bury St Edmunds and Cambridge both ways there was very heavy rain but none to speak of at Cardinals 08-57 Cambridge ... more here

su 19 Sep

Anorak Alert No.37:  Sir Clive Sinclair invented the pocket calculator ... we don't think so.

Recent interest in our Alamy portfolio has cheered the day.  nearthecoast at Alamy

sa 18 Sep

Roller skating for thye first time last night  Shall be among you shortly!  The boys around here all fall hard for me!

Perhaps inevitably most comic postcards about rolling involve falling over.

fr 17 Sep

Otters Pocket at the Southwold Arts CentreNext Friday at the the Southwold Arts Centre Otters Pocket (no apostrophe?) playing amongst others Sam and Dave and Wilson Pickett, can't be bad.  ♫ My name is known in old Hong Kong ♫ I'm just as famous as Egg Foo Young ♫

Having raised £3,500 for the air ambulance the fruit and veg stall at the end of Vyces Road Framlingham was temporarily closed but last time we looked had re-opened.

Suffolk ConstabularyA blue Range Rover RSL 238 was stolen overnight from Brandeston Road Earl Soham.  Any info contact Suffolk Police quoting ref 37/51544 /21, phone 101.

th 16 Sep

Framlingham Horticultural Society Autumn ShowSaturday the Framlingham Horticultural Society have their autumn show in the United Free Bridge Street.  Perhaps surprisingly but definitely impressively non-members are welcome to exhibit.

The Monday after next at 7:30pm and the Old King's Head Brockdish (it's in Norfolk but only just) Roughcast Theatre have an open to all reading of the Scottish play ...

Old father time ...Throwback Thursday: 14 years ago today Mark 'The Perk' Perkins dejayed Carwash a one off fundraiser for FAYAP at the Framlingham Sports Club.

we 15 Sep

Suffolk ConstabularyBetween 10.30pm Sunday and 7.30am Monday a grey VW Transporter Caravelle motorhome reg GD18XOT was stolen from a driveway on Framlingham Road, Easton.  Any info contact Suffolk Police quoting crime ref 37/50785/21, you can phone 101.

Make us your home page Now would be a good time to make us your home page.

Suffolk ConstabularyBetween 10 pm Monday and 7am yesterday an outbuilding in The Street in Hacheston was entered and gym equipment stolen.  Any info contact Suffolk Police quoting crime ref 37/50869/21, you can phone 101.

tu 14 Sep

Clarke & Simpson - FramlinghamWelcome return of ntc supporter Peasenhall resident and very talented artist John Bawtree.  He  recently completed a commission of Clarke and Simpson's offices in Well Close Square Framlingham

How to tell if a photograph is Art.

Slightly disappointing that last night's Alma's Not Normal was a repeat of the pilot but new episode next Monday 10pm BBC 2.

mo 13 Sep

Sometimes the ball rolls downhill ... sometimes when things go wrong they just keep getting worse.  Yesterday Cardinals 00 @ 63 Norwich Devils.  To the ... more here

The village doesn't support you?  Promote yourself on nearthecoast.

fr 10 Sep
World Suicide Prevention Day

Man in the HatMan in the Hat (not this one) is bravely crossing into Norfolk tomorrow to play The Cellar House Eaton and returns to his home town next month.  In the meantime he his accepting bookings for 2022 so you can experience his impressive chest voice and has even found time to continue his support for us.

Tonight the Brandeston Film Club has with a bar and Suffolk Meadows ice creams a free showing of Life on the Deben but you do need to book.

th 9 Sep
Darren Smith fishmonger - 01502 519732Very pleased Darren Smith who sells fish exotic and otherwise Tuesdays and Saturdays on Framlingham market continues to support us.  He gets lots of clicky clicky on his link in our fortnightly(ish) digest.  Supporting us explained here.

A witch ducking this year?Planning a witch ducking this autumn?  Up to you if attendees are socially distanced and masked plus you're welcome to promote the ducking with us.

we 8 Sep

Eastern Angles' autumn show is the newly written Our White Skoda Octavia.  Opening at the company's Ipswich theatre 6-9 October before touring East Anglia including Dennington Village Hall on the 27th.

tu 7 Sep

Alan Smethurst  1927-2000The fortnightly(ish) digest emailing out today to the 1900+ nearthecoasters on the list ... click the Singing Postman to go on the list.

Last week between 8.45pm Tuesday 31 August and 6.30am the next day at Lampard Brook Framlingham seven bikes were stolen in a burglary.  Taken were ... more here

mo 6 Sep
Rosh Hashanah - Jewish New Year

Suffolk ConstabularyBetween 9am Friday 27th and Sunday afternoon 29th August an outbuilding was broken into at a home near Glemham Road Sweffling and four 18” alloy wheels and four tyres stolen.  If you have any info please contact Suffolk Police quoting 37/47996/21, you can phone 101.

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