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th 4 Feb
Darren Smith fishmonger - 01502 519732Our thanks to returning supporter Darren Smith who continues to sell fine fish Tuesdays and Saturdays on Framlingham market whilst keep himself informed about the pandemic so you can check that with him too.  Supporting us explained here.
su 31 Jan
You may be in a pic on our Facebook page. nearthecoast on Facebook
fr 29 Jan
Now would be a good time to make us your home page. Make us your home page
tu 26 Jan
Australia Day
Alan Smethurst  1927-2000The fortnightly(ish)


 sent out today to the 1800+ nearthecoasters on the list ... click the Singing Postman to go on the list.
If yours is a

local virtual event

 for local virtual people then you could still benefit from How to promote your event.
mo 25 Jan

Suffolk Myth

  The Suffolk Black Shuck is alive and well and living just over the border in Norfolk.
su 24 Jan
PC TipsMost writers find it difficult to edit themselves so here are some useful tips from Gemma Arrowsmith on how to get the page count down.
fr 22 Jan
nearthecoast at AlamyAlways cheers the day licensing a pic on Alamy.  Today it's two pics, vinyl and the Narnia tales in Puffin paperback, to see our stock photography click on ...
th 21 Jan
The village doesn't support you?  Promote yourself on nearthecoast.
mo 18 Jan
You may be in a pic on our Facebook page. nearthecoast on Facebook
th 14 Jan
Yesterday's Suffolkness digest is being surprisingly active in Germany ... didn't know there was a European


 diaspora eh?
we 13 Jan

Dr Nearthecoast

 is in and listening but at this difficult time only consulting via email at ntc@nearthecoast.com
tu 12 Jan
We have over 5,000

stock images

 available on Alamynearthecoast at Alamy
mo 11 Jan
A witch ducking this year?Planning a

witch ducking

 at this difficult time?  Only the witch, the witchfinder (they can't really work from home) and members of the witch's bubble can be present but you're still welcome to promote the ducking with us.
It's taken even longer than last time to update the reasons to be cheerful playlist ...
fr 8 Jan
#ff  #FF #followfriday #FFriday ain't too proud to beg  Tweet us!
th 7 Jan
The bar at the 2019 Maverick FestivalThings

to look forward to

 are Pancake Day next month, the race to the sun Paris-Nice happening in March and hopefully local old friend the Maverick Festival returning in July (with Terra Lightfoot) especially as there's been a parliamentary festival inquiry.

american football

 has its own nearthecoast Facebook album.
we 6 Jan
This year we're going with today being

Twelfth Night

tu 5 Jan
We've reached

sixteen hundred

 Twitter followers which is nice. nearthecoast on Twitter
mo 4 Jan

Coins not accepted hereLife Skills

37: We expect you know it's a good idea to ask a service provider for a deal before renewing a contract?  What surprised us more after dickering with BT via online chat was not that it saved some £240 on the year but after doing the sums the deal worked out pretty much the same as Plusnet ...
sa 2 Jan

Happy New Year

 ... redundant to say so but let's hope things are getting a little back to normal by the spring ...
tu 29 Dec
bloody Christmas ... eh?Hopefully you had as good a Christmas as the pandemic will allow?  Ours was slightly marred by a disappointment.
mo 21 Dec
Thankfully the days start getting longer after today. Winter Solstice - the shortest day
mo 14 Dec
Worried too many people might turn up at your virtual coffee morning?  Garden fete?  Swingers' party?  Don't do promotion on


th 10 Dec
PC Tips

Windows 10

 feature update 20H2 this morning had two cracks at installing and prompted a .NET update.  Unsurprisingly the feature update suggests using Microsoft's browser, search engine and a free try of 365 so you can pay for it later.
su 6 Dec
PC TipsInevitably we don't like


's new makeover.  Particularly frustrating is the option to change the order of an album's photos seems to have gone.
fr 4 Dec
A to Z of ntcDon't know your way round


?  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.
th 3 Dec

Throwback Thursday

: A candlelit service in St Lawrence's Brundish.
tu 1 Dec
nearthecoast at Alamy End of last month a

flurry of interest

 in vinyl on our Alamy portfolio.
fr 27 Nov
John Bawtree painter in oil and watercolourPleased to welcome back supporter Peasenhall resident and very talented artist John Bawtree.  We're already taking ad bookings for next year but we'll find a way of fitting you in... ads explained here.
th 26 Nov
SRN Nearthecoast

SRN Nearthecoast

 is in, fiddling with her tick list, pen and prescribing guidelines, hoping there'll be enough PPE but still listening (apparently) at ntc@nearthecoast.com or text 07970 865730
we 21 Oct
Trafalgar Day - 21 October 1805
The Station Hotel - 01728 723455Very very pleased to welcome back supporter The Framlingham Station where the kitchen is open seven days a week, the Earl Soham Brewery beers taste as good as ever and during the present difficulties is served at the  table.

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