Preparations are in hand for the St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association’s 2020 season, which commences on Sunday, 29 March at Lackford Lake, five miles NW of Bury St Edmunds.Read more
Moving in together is a big step for relationships. As couples make the decision and commitment to building a future together in a home of their own, there is a new level of affection; the shared responsibility of paying bills, picking out new furniture and generally a closeness not yet experienced.Read more
Christies Care, one of the largest providers of live in care in the UK, is supporting the British Heart Foundation this Valentine’s Day.
The day’s fundraising is in honour of the carer Susan Atkinson who sadly passed away last year from undiagnosed heart disease.Read more
In the closing months of 2019, local charity, Ipswich Housing Action Group has seen two significant changes in its leadership. Jools Ramsey, has joined the organisation as new CEO and Toni Lancaster has stepped up as Chair of the board of Trustees, after the retirement of both previous incumbents.Read more
The glitz and glamour of Las Vegas is coming to Suffolk for one night only. A casino night has been organised to raise vital funds for The Elena Baltacha Foundation which gives children from all backgrounds the opportunity to learn to play tennis.Read more
Believe it or not, but on average, we spend a third of our adult lives at work. And whether you’re on a building site, inside a busy factory or tapping away at the keyboard in the office, accidents can and do happen. For many of us, we’ll end up making our way through our working lives (fingers crossed) pretty safely. But with a staggering 30,000 personal injury claims issued in county and magistrates courts last year, it never hurts to be prepared.Read more
Young Art East Anglia is an annual art competition for Suffolk’s primary school pupils, that raises money for Cancer Research UK. This year’s judge, Suffolk based artist Mimi Nicholson, will choose highly commended from different age categories plus first, second and third placed pieces which will then be professionally framed. About 350 selected art will be displayed at the Peter Pears Gallery in Aldeburgh. Winners are notified by late February.Read more
Christies Care, one of the largest providers of 24-hour, 7-day a week care in the UK, has been awarded the prestigious ‘Outstanding’ rating for the second consecutive time following a Care Quality Commission inspection.Read more
Unsurprisingly gym memberships are set to surge now we are in the New Year as many Brits look to shift the Christmas weight and start 2020 on a healthier note. With 12% of new gym members signing up in January, it is no surprise that the top New Year’s resolutions surround getting fit. But a leading lawyer has urged those undertaking new fitness regimes to take precautions to prevent themselves from injury.Read more
For families everywhere Christmas can be a tricky time. Rows about whose family to visit, relatives we’d rather not see and who is cooking the Christmas dinner can all threaten to spoil what should be the most wonderful time of year.Read more
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