The Memorial Social Centre in Wickhambrook

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Please let us know if we can help you advertise something that is concerned with our village. The purpose of this noticeboard is to provide a service to our village and the immediate surrounding villages ( Local Business is on the business website).  Please note that the acceptance of an advert is at the discretion of the Parish Council and rights are reserved to refuse anything deemed unsuitable. If you would like to place an advert please contact the Webmaster. Please also see our Messageboard for messages and useful information relating to the village.

Wickhambrook News and Events

Roadworks

Road Closure
16 - 20 May 2016 (09:30 to 15:30 hours)

B1063 The Street, Lidgate - From 310 metres south of the junction with Bury Lane to Bunters Road.  B1063 Bunters Road, Wickhambrook - From The Street to 5 metres north of the junction with Boyden End.  Carriageway repairs and associated works with a return to site in July / August for road markings.  Alternative Route : B1063, A143, B1061, A1304, B1063 and vice versa (view additional information here)


Roadworks

Road Repair Works
23 May 2016 for 2 days

Baxters Green /Busses Farm, Wickhambrook - Suffolk Highways will be carrying out road repairs at the junction of Baxters Green and Busses Farm, dead end road.  This work is necessary to maintain and improve the carriageway (view additional information here)


Depden Farm Shop

Events at
Depden Farm Shop
for May

 

 

21st May - Build your own Clay Pizza Oven:
1 day course inc pizza lunch £75
info & booking http://www.depden.com/events/


QUEEN’S 90th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS SATURDAY 11TH JUNE 2016

Your village invites you and your friends and family to celebrate HM The Queen's Official 90th Birthday at Wickhambrook Recreation Ground for a village picnic between 12 until 4pm.  At 12.30pm help us make history - a photo of all of us spelling out 'Happy 90th Birthday Your Majesty' is going to take place which will then be sent to the Queen.  Everyone is welcome, let's make this a wonderful event to remember for family and friends, the event is free and please bring your own picnic. 

Wickhambrook Village Event - The Queen's Birthday Celebration

 

Bury St Edmunds Open Gardens

Hidden Gardens of Bury St Edmunds
19th June 2016

CELEBRATING OUR 30TH YEAR - Gardens in the historic town centre, the event is open from 11am to 5pm and tickets will be available in advance from the The Apex, Cahrter Square and on the day from 10.30am on The Angel Hill.  View the poster - visit the Hidden Gardens website


Wickhambrook Horticultural Society

Monday 27 June
The next Horticultural Society meeting will be on Monday 27th of June at the usual time of 7.30pm in the W.I. Hall.  'Your Summer Gardening' - Talk by John Hewson of Great Barton.  We look forward to seeing you, visitors are most welcome, entry is £2 and includes refreshments.


Falls Prevention Exercise
Every Tuesday

Seated and standing strength and balance exercises to maintain and prolong independence. This new class aims to increase mobility, flexibility, muscle strength and improve balance, with the opportunity after for refreshment and a chance to socialise with other members of the class.  10.30am to 11.20am at Wickhambrook Pavillion.  Pay as you go, £4.00 a class.  See poster for more information


Right Driver

for more details visit www.rightdriver.co.uk

Photo of the Month - May

ADVERTS

Please send an email to Wickhambrook Webmaster if you wish to place an advert on the website.

FOR SALE : Trundle Bed

PRICE REDUCED FOR QUICK SALE

I have a nearly new trundle bed for sale. One single bed fits underneath another single bed which zip together to make a king size 6 foot bed. Used as a guest bed on a handful of occasions. Buyer must collect from Hargrave. Purchased from Glasswells.  £100 or very near offer. Please call Christine on 07968972068.

FOR SALE : Furniture seeking a new home

IKEA 'Granas' glass top dining table (148 x 78cm), shelf below + 4 chairs
IKEA oak veneer double bed (210 x 157w) + headboard + bedside table             extensions with one drawer each.
IKEA 6 drwr plain light oak chest of drawers (2+4) 80w x 123h x 48d
IKEA 2 drwr plain light oak chest of drawers 40w x 55h x 48d
IKEA 'Billy' oak veneer bookshelf approx 202 x 60 x 28cm
IKEA 'Billy' oak veneer bookshelf top extension 35 x 60 x 28cm
Solid wood (light birch?) coffee/side table.  118 x 75 x 45cm
Solid wood (light birch?) coffee/side table.  59 x 59 x 45cm
Pine-framed mirror. 63 x 88 cm
Pine-framed mirror. 63 x 53 cm.
Oakridge 'Madrid' 2/3 seater sofa (needs new covers)
Oakridge 'Madrid' 2 seater sofa-bed (needs new covers)

More info and delivery arrangements from Bob and Deborah 01440 786303

FOR SALE : Drums and Sonos Play 5

Beginners 5 piece drum kit
Excellent condition
£100
Contact: Dick Taylor
Mob: 07833 258558

Sonos Play 5 (New)
£300
Please contact Dick Taylor 07833 258558

WANTED : Guinea Pig Hutch

Any one want to rid or sell a guinea pig hutch please?
Sara Rowe
01440 820517

FOR SALE : Paving Slabs

I have 31 large concrete paving slabs FREE to anyone who can make use of them.  They are approx 500 by 800 cm heavy duty plus there is some hardcore if wanted.
Contact: Sue or Chris on 01440 820355

FOR SALE : Various Items

We have the large 2 seater Tetrad Alicia sofa in very good condition, with washable cotton covers, plus duck feather cushions and seats in off white/cream. Quite a few handmade roman blinds (some of which are brand new), reproduction antique revolving walnut/mahogany small bookcase, antique warming pan, camera +lens (film), selection of handbags, chinese tea cups in a box set (new), two tall bookcases (honey coloured with 5 removable shelves), home rowing machine, Terracotta large plant pot.

Please call 01440 821662 after 6pm.

FOR SALE : Office Furniture

Office Furniture inc shelves, filing and cabinet. As new. 250. Please email dicktaylor67@outlook.com or contact 01440 820182.

METAL DETECTING

Honest,respectable retired Newmarket man requires land to metal detect on. References available. I have a keen interest in local history and simply need somewhere new to detect maybe once or twice a week.Who can say what we'll find.Happy to declare/share all finds.Please call 01638-611174.Thank you.

FOR SALE : Delonghi DFS 903 Professional Cooker

2 bed bungalow we need to be near Mum and Dad Council exchange. We have big 2 bed house in Haverhill, big garden not over looked.  It is teo big for us now. Been here 21 years but got to down size as my partner is disabled so we need walk in shower and nearer to parents - Valb7@sky.com

WANTED : horse sharing

Experienced rider (adult) just moved into area, is looking to exercise/possibly share a horse locally. Please contact Jo on 07899 794559.

FREE : Ikea day/sofa bed

Hello! I am giving away an Ikea day/sofa bed. Used on a handful of occasions. Pulls out into a double bed. Comes with mattresses and mattress covers. Will need to be dismantled and collected. From the IKEA Hemnes range. Tel number 821336

WANTED : Bowers and Wilkins p7 headphones

Must be in reasonably good condition and fully working with all cables. Contact marty662@msn.com