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mo 13 May

Life Skills No. 56:  Don't push your supermarket trolley with your hands on the outside, you'll get your knuckles skinned by a careless trolley pusher and if it's the Bury St Edmunds big Tescos they probably won't apologise.

su 12 May

No Mow MayAlthough we reckon it's nicest if you fully embrace No Mow May we also reckon only mowing some of your lawn or not mowing for part of May will help.

The next available ad slot is now, it will take you to the verge of summer. Buy us a coffee

sa 11 May

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: Has anyone got the phone number of the Internet?  I want to place an ad.

th 9 May

Old father time ...Throwback Thursday: 19 years ago today people were voting in the St Voting in Framlingham and 2005Michael's Rooms Framlingham, they didn't need photo id or even their polling card and a teller was seated outside.  When we voted last week there was a notice by the poll entrance about tellers (see 1.23 here).

we 8 May

Windows 95 logoMore PC nostalgia than a PC tip but Finland's Windows95man isPC Tips wonderful Eurovision daftness with the final this Saturday.  If you think Windows 95 is ancient earlier we stayed with DOS because we thought (correctly) Windows 3.1 far too slow.

su 5 May

nearthecoast at Alamy  Our stock portfolio on Alamy is now over 8,000 images.

sa 4 May

Buy us a coffeeIf you like what we do buy us a coffee, sadly we can't accept a Costa Coffee points card but ... a lovely latte? ... a capricious cappuccino? ... how very kind.

fr 3 May

Billy Crystal in When Harry Met SallyAnorak Alert No.61: Early in When Harry Met Sally Billy Crystal is spitting grape pips out the passenger window, cut to medium shot of the car passing with the passenger window shut, back to BC spitting pips out the passenger window  ... alright picky picky eh.

♫ Certainly worth a revisit and created before AI.

th 2 May

Jaques Tati  1907-1982The fortnightly(ish) digest emails out around lunchtime to the 1600+ ntcers on the list ... click Jaques Tati to get it for free.

tu 30 Apr

Even if yours is a local event for local people you could still benefit from How to promote your event.

sa 27 Apr

Worried too many people might turn up for your coffee morning?  Garden fete?  Swingers' party?  Don't do promotion on nearthecoast then.

th 25 Apr

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

we 24 Apr

How to promote yourself on nearthecoast.com.

su 21 Apr

Buy us a coffeeThe barista where you can buy us a coffee is sportingly offering a short Americano with biscotti and dash of milk for just two pounds ...

th 18 Apr

Reason to be cheerful number 59 is The Girl With the Red Beret ... quite charming.

Alan Smethurst 'The Singing Postman' 1927-2000The tractorati quivered with antic ... ipation for the digest that emailed out this afternoon.  To get your free copy click on Alan Smethurst The Singing Postman. ♫

we 17 Apr

Our stock photo portfolio on Alamy has over 8,000 images. nearthecoast at Alamy

tu 16 Apr

Radio 4 Long WaveWe did say Radio 4 Long Wave is not going away but PC Tips now we're not so sure.  Some of the web thinks it was closing at the end of last month but we can still get it on our analogue Roberts.

SRN NearthecoastSRN Nearthecoast is in, doesn't feel the government has treated nurses fairly, is fiddling with her tick list and clicky pen but still listening at ntc@nearthecoast.com.

su 14 Apr

A to Z of ntcDon't know your way round nearthecoast?  You need the A to Z, it's FREE, kills 99% of known germs plus you don't have to pay and display or walk through the gift shop to get out.

We've added to Suffolk Ladies lead singer of the Hello Darlin's Candace Lacina at last year's Maverick Americana festival.

fr 12 Apr

Do remember this web site is not available in the shops.

th 11 Apr

Darren Smith fishmonger - 01502 519732Darren Smith fishmonger on Framlingham market has bought us Buy us a coffeesome coffees and we do very much appreciate his continued support, his sea food and free retail consumer advice.

we 10 Apr
National Siblings Day

Bill Nighy on YouTubePainfully we've culled our YouTube reasons to be cheerful list from 70 odd to 50 odd and added number 58 the uber cool Bill Nighy in that there London.

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: ... he do like his football he do ...

th 15 Feb

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard (in Aldeburgh, well it would be): Yes in June we always attend the clan gathering at Hilllfoot, my husband is the chieftain.

su 28 Jan

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: He's totally mad, a complete cyclepath.

su 14 Jan

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: Stick 'and surrounding villages' after it, that'll help.

sa 30 Dec

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: Stick community in front of it, that'll help.

we 13 Dec

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: The doctor gave me painkillers but they didn't do no good, I must be too tough.

tu 28 Nov

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: He's very adventurous, he's taking time out to travel ... Halesworth, Ipswich maybe even Norwich!

sa 11 Nov

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: On Ipswich station a man is kneeling to propose to his girlfriend Ian, I'm wearing my trainers!

sa 14 Oct

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: But surely vegetarians can eat Scotch eggs!

su 17 Sep

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: Habitué?  Isn't that what you get in the East African when you die?

th 7 Sep

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: Listen, it's quite simple, the bar is open Fridays, Saturdays and on Wednesdays ... except when the pool team is playing away.

mo 31 Jul

Suffolk Overheard Suffolk Overheard: When she was little she threw her tamagotchi in the duck pond because it kept interrupting her.

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