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  1. New Thatch for the Old Barn

    By Bill Crow on April 23rd, 2016

    Well, you could have knocked it down with a feather.  The venerable thatched barn in Old Homes Road, Thorpeness was seemingly in its last decade.  The once grand old lady looked so tired and fragile just waiting for a high wind to blow it away and …

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  2. Thorpeness 2016 Beach Clean & Village Clean For The Queen

    By Bill Crow on April 22nd, 2016

    True to form on the morning of Good Friday, 25 March the skies cleared the wind dropped and around 40 to 50 villagers, second home owners, and occasional visitors gathered in the sunshine at The Dolphin Inn for the 13th Annual Beach Clean.  The …

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  3. Save on Heating Oil with Community Bulk Buying & Receive Support during Power Cuts

    By SCC, Community Action Suffolk & UK Power Networks on January 1st, 2016

    Save Time & Money by Buying Heating Oil through a Community Bulk Buying Scheme If you are one of 50,000 households in Suffolk which is off the mains gas network, Community Action Suffolk (CAS) could be saving you money on your heating bill. CAS …

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  4. Changes in Circumstances - tell SCDC

    By Louise Chadwick on November 1st, 2015

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  5. Accolades for the Parrot & Punchbowl

    By Louise Chadwick on September 3rd, 2015

    Not only has Aldringham's Parrot & Punchbowl Inn won the Lighthouse Division of the Suffolk Coastal Petanque League, and the Adnams Plate, but the pub has been awarded a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence, and also won the Enterprise Inns …

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  6. Aviva Women's Tour - photos & film

    By Louise Chadwick on June 23rd, 2015

    On 17 June the Women's Tour passed through Aldringham and Thorpeness. In case you weren't able to watch part of the race, the cyclists pedalled fast up the hill from the Aldringham crossroads, towards Thorpeness. They were gone in a flash but we …

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  7. Thorpeness Beach Clean 2015 - pictures & poetry

    By Louise Chadwick on June 21st, 2015

    The Thorpeness Annual Beach Clean took place on Good Friday, 3 April. After coffee and biscuits at the Dolphin Inn, armed with litter pickers, gloves and sacks a small crowd headed for the beach. An hour and a half later they returned to the Dolphin …

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  8. Have you heard........ that Thorpeness and Aldringham have started a Heritage Group?

    By Sue Atkinson on March 24th, 2015

    For some while people in the two villages had been talking about forming a heritage group, so last year they got together and the Thorpeness and Aldringham Heritage Group was born. Val Allport was our original chairperson but after her untimely death …

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  9. Home-Start Suffolk Coastal - Could you be a Volunteer?

    By Louise Chadwick on February 2nd, 2015

    Home-Start Suffolk Coastal is a charity which provides support to families in the Suffolk Coastal and East Ipswich area. We support families who have at least one child under 5 and for whom life is an uphill struggle. Over the past year we have …

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  10. NEWS for Adults with Additional Needs:

    By Don Tricker on January 27th, 2015

    PASTEL, the social enterprise created by parent carers in 2005, launched two new services in 2015 – the PASTEL Singing Club and the PASTEL Cooking Club. Both clubs are aimed at reducing social isolations for those adults with additional needs eg …

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