... a bit Suffolk
|th16 fe 17|
We're great fans of Tom Lehrer here and still treasure his gentle put down of Roy Plomley I think you're confusing arithmetic with mathematics. Tribute The Remains of Tom Lehrer at the Ipswich Wolsey tonight. ♫
Throwback Thursday: Nine years ago today we saw the Goldmaster Allstars and Ska Cubano at Easton farm park. What a pity those Peppery concerts went away, so nice to have a good night out near the coast. ♫
|we 15 fe 17|
JOB Framlingham College are recruiting a full time computer techie.
|tu 14 fe 17|
Yesterday we did a clean install of XP Pro plus Service Pack 3 on a desktop. Went well except it didn't want to talk to Windows Update. As we have a netbook here happily ... more here
Practical Woodland Conservation this Thursday for 10-16 year olds and half term at Foxburrow Farm Melton.
Don't know your way round nearthecoast? You need the A to Z of ntc, it's FREE and you don't have to pay and display or walk through the gift shop to get out.
|mo 13 fe 17|
Daddy Christmas arriving at the Snape Maltings on the river Alde in 2011 is popular on Flickr, 2,000+ views and 10+ favourites.
A large town near Chelmsford in 2014 and 2013.
We have 3,000 plus stock photos on Alamy.
|su 12 fe 17|
We think it was Jo Caulfield on tv (before she changed her hair style) who dealt with two bloke hecklers by Where are your girl friends? Outside grazing? Her current tour The Customer Is Always Wrong is at the John Peel Centre Stowmarket this Friday.
Click the birdy to see our Twitter feed.
|sa 11 fe 17|
Snape exile now Sidmouth resident Roger Horton emailed with some kind words and help with the recent Snape postcards on our Facebook page. Thank you Roger.
Early Warning: Shrove Tuesday is comparatively late this year, last day of this month.
|fr 10 fe 17|
♫ The sixth Halesworth Arts Festival Sunday concerts start Sunday when 2014 BBC Young Musician of the Year pianist Martin James Bartlett presents a programme including Bach, Granados and Schuman. The festival ends three concerts later in March with the Kanneh-Mason Trio but we are intrigued by an earlier 4 Girls 4 Harps recital .. looks like they do what it says in the name.
How to promote yourself on nearthcoast.com.
JOB On the outskirts of Framlingham Richard Western Ltd need a Labourer /Press Brake Operator (it bends sheet metal).
|th 9 fe 17|
The UEA Pirates lost 6-9 to the Cambridge Pythons in Norwich Sunday as their last home game in the BUCS South East. A not entirely satisfactory game but the Pirates single touchdown was a high bomb to a wide receiver dramatically at a flying full stretch ... and we didn't snap it ...
The twice monthly(ish) digest is emailing out this afternoon to the 1800+ nearthecoasters on the list ... click the Singing Postman to go on the list.
♫ An appealing programme for the Kingfisher Sinfonietta's concert this Sunday in Framlingham, opens with The Magic Flute overture and closes with Mendelssohn's Scottish Symphony.
|we 8 fe 17|
Our first roller derby of the year East Anglo Smacksons v Weald Warriors was in a new to us venue, the Sewell Park Academy Norwich. Unlike most UK sports halls well lit but not quite big enough for comfortable derby with the ref lane on one straight being little more than two feet ... more here
|tu 7 fe 17|
JOBS Registered General Nurses wanted in Wickham Market and Framlingham with benefits including a free uniform and a potential £500 welcome bonus.
52 years ago today George Harrison had his tonsils removed.
|mo 6 fe 17|
Driving round near the coast Purple Bricks seem a popular alternative estate agent.
Talk in the pub yesterday of the A12 being closed at Saxmundham for some five hours. We've always found crossing the A12 dual carriageway from the B1119 Rendham road worrying, difficult to judge the speed of the traffic on the A12 and it's confusing where you put the car to half cross.