Tag Archives: Gipping Ward

Campaigning and Political Intrigue in Gipping Ward

A couple of Tories have been delivering leaflets in Gipping Ward over the past week. It drew the attention of a member of another party who made an attempt at following the King of Gipping around the ward to ascertain … Continue reading

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“The Cost of Tory Cuts”

One of the pledges Suffolk Conservatives made during the 2013 County Council elections was a £270 Million investment in care facilities Ipswich Labour’s Chantry Rose for that election claimed it was the cost of ‘Tory cuts’ and had the sub-headline … Continue reading

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What’s happening at Barrack Corner

As people are asking. From here Barrack Corner Description: New toucan crossing. No entry at Barrack Lane Planned Start:14 April 2014 Planned Finish 20 June 2014 Location: Expected Disruption: Scheme Information: One of the main objectives of the Travel Ipswich … Continue reading

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Appeal after fire – Ipswich

Police are appealing for witnesses after a fire outside a property in Ipswich. The incident happened in Hadleigh Road between 11.30pm and midnight last night, Wednesday 11 June. A member of the public called to report that a wheelie bin … Continue reading

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Burglary in Burlington Road

Between 10.30pm Saturday 24th and 7.30am Sunday 25th May entry was gained to a home on Burlington Road in Ipswich via an insecure door and a black leather wallet and pink Dell laptop stolen from inside. Anyone with information about … Continue reading

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Sex assault in Gyppeswyk park

Police in Ipswich are appealing for information following a sexual assault on a teenager as she was walking home through a park. The incident happened at around 3.30am on Friday 25 April and was reported to police on Saturday 26 … Continue reading

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Alley Gate Lock Broken

On the 16 March 2014 I reported that the barrel of the alley Gate has been taken out and stolen. The local councillors have been aware of this for a couple of months. The borough asked if I could provide … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the Best Pub in Ipswich

Congratulations to the best Pub in Ipswich, the St Judes Brewery Tavern for winning the Ipswich and East Suffolk CAMRA branch pub of the year award. So it’s now official. Though some of us knew it was the best pub … Continue reading

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Rumour concerning land between Kelly Road and Lavenham Road

There is a rumour that the council are planning to build flats and social housing on the land between Kelly Road and Lavenham Road. The borough council would not be building houses on the land because they don’t own it. … Continue reading

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Ellesmere Happy with State of Roads in Gipping Ward

Yesterday the Ipswich Conservative group put forward an amendment to Ipswich Labour’s budget. It included using reserves to repair potholes in the borough. Predictably Labour didn’t like the idea. Politburo General Secretary, David Ellesmere and others kept saying that it … Continue reading

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