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The Stradbroke Monthly July/August 2015

Added by The Stradbroke Monthly on June 26, 2015 at 19:30 — No Comments

Stradbroke Primary Teacher Hannah Legood wins "excellence in teaching" award

Stradbroke Primary School teacher Hannah Legood who is just in her second year of teaching has won the "Excellence in Teaching" award at the county wide Raising the Bar awards in Bury St Edmunds tonight.

Hannah told the…

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Added by Web Team on June 25, 2015 at 20:48 — No Comments

Stradbroke Swim and Fitness Centre win "Leisure Centre of the Year"



Following on from their success coming second in a national swimathon earlier this year the small but perfectly formed Stradbroke Swim and Fitness Centre has won the prestigious "Leisure Centre of the year"" award at the national UKactive Matrix Flame Awards 2015. Posting…

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Added by Web Team on June 25, 2015 at 13:33 — No Comments

Oops a Daisy!

Here is the full Peter Johnson advert in all it's glory! The one in the magazine has been a bit squished recently... all has been put right now so here it is in all it's unsquished glory!…

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Added by The Stradbroke Monthly on June 25, 2015 at 0:31 — No Comments

Festifull Weekend - Sat 27th and Sun 28th June 2015

Make sure you don't miss this year's Festifull - the family event for everyone in the village.

Adult entry only £2.50 for the whole weekend including the disco, 16 year olds and under free. Entry to the Dog Show is free to all Festifull goers.

Over 50 stalls, Demonstrations, Dog Show, Pony Rides,…

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Added by Web Team on June 23, 2015 at 20:21 — No Comments

Stradbroke Primary School teacher shortlisted in county "excellence in teaching" award

Stradbroke Primary School teacher Hannah Legood is one of three teachers across the county shortlisted for the "excellence in teaching" Raising the Bar award this year.

The Raising the Bar awards website gives the reasons Hannah…

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Added by Web Team on June 19, 2015 at 22:00 — No Comments

Primary School Final Birthday Celebration 1864-2014

You are invited to join us on

Wednesday 8th July 2015

to celebrate '150 years of…

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Added by Stradbroke Primary School on June 18, 2015 at 16:37 — 3 Comments

"The dead cannot go unburied because of a warring Parish Council" Carol Smy’s resignation statement

Twice in the last week the Clerk had been accused of bias; strangely, the two emails had similarities and, in the internal one, the implication could be taken that she was lying. I am many things but a liar is not one of them, although perhaps I am oversensitive.

The past 18 months have been a most miserable…

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Added by Parish Council Watch on June 17, 2015 at 22:00 — No Comments

June Meeting

A bright and busy evening started with our President Dorothy Readman requesting that we stand to sing Jerusalem, but not before telling us that the last time she sang it was the previous week on June 2nd at Buckingham Palace. More later.  After her welcome address, Dorothy presented the birthday posies and a beautiful basket of flowers from the Maynard Floristry to June Hampson to congratulate her and…

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Added by Stradbroke WI on June 16, 2015 at 19:27 — No Comments

Stradbroke Parish Council 8th June 2015

This is the first video from the Parish Council meeting on Monday. More clips to follow as well as a complete audio recording.

Audio will appear on the Soudcloud play list below as it is published…

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Added by Parish Council Watch on June 10, 2015 at 1:00 — No Comments

Stradisphere licence approved by Mid Suffolk District Council following hearing

As a result of objections made by four local residents a hearing was held on Monday 8th June 2015 at Needham Market to consider the approval of the licence for Stradisphere 2015 to be held on 10th and 11th July 2015. Three Mid Suffolk councillors sat on a panel and heard representations from the applicants (the…

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Added by Stradbroke Media on June 9, 2015 at 19:30 — No Comments

Stradbroke Monthly Editors Statement to Parish Council 8th June 2015

This statement was made to the Parish Council meeting on Monday 8th June 2015 by Editor Helen Pleasance on behalf of all the Editors of the Stradbroke Monthly.

Added by The Stradbroke Monthly on June 9, 2015 at 18:52 — No Comments

Sad day for Stradbroke. Parish Clerk resigns. Stradbroke Monthly editors accuse councillors of bullying

UPDATED 10/5/2015 with sound and video clips



Tonight Stradbroke Parish Council hit a new low with both the resignation of the Parish Clerk and claims by the four magazine editors that they have experienced symptoms of bullying due to the…
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Added by James Hargrave on June 9, 2015 at 7:30 — 3 Comments

Stradbroke Monthly Editors publish history of magazine in response to recent events

The Editors of the Stradbroke Monthly have produced a history of the magazine covering 1980-2015 in response to recent events. We have decided to publish this so as many Stradbroke residents as possible can read it.

You can also…

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Added by The Stradbroke Monthly on June 7, 2015 at 22:00 — 2 Comments

Why is the parish council discussing the magazine again and not broadband?

Over the past few months broadband speeds in Stradbroke have got worse and worse with some people experiencing complete loss of service for days at a time. We know from the discussion at the annual parish meeting and from information published online that faster broadband speeds are coming in September. However only around half of the village will actually get high speed broadband then.

The Stradbroke Monthly on the other hand has never been in a better position. It has a strong…

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Added by James Hargrave on June 6, 2015 at 12:30 — No Comments

County Council explains more about Superfast broadband for Stradbroke

Suffolk County Council have provided some more information about the availability of "superfast" broadband in Stradbroke. There is not much new but their response does explain in more detail exactly why only half of the village will have Superfast broadband when it launches in September this…

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Added by James Hargrave on June 4, 2015 at 0:30 — No Comments

The Stradbroke Monthly June 2015

Added by The Stradbroke Monthly on May 29, 2015 at 0:00 — No Comments

Extraordinary meeting of Parish Council cancelled as former councillors withdraw offer

The newly elected Chairman Stuart Gemmill has cancelled the extraordinary meeting called by the Parish Council to discuss the editorship of The Stradbroke Monthly magazine.



The two former councillors who were unexpectedly…

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Added by Parish Council Watch on May 26, 2015 at 22:30 — 1 Comment

May Meeting

REPORT FROM STRADBROKE WI FOLLOWING MEETING ON THURSDAY 14TH MAY 2015.



Our President welcomed members to our May Meeting and sent good wishes to those who were poorly after which we sang Jerusalem. Our WI meeting was also short of members due to the Service being held in the Church, but nevertheless the 19 members that turned out on a wet evening enjoyed themselves.



A Birthday Buttonhole was taken by a member for Carol Philpot’s Birthday as unfortunately she was too poorly… Continue

Added by Stradbroke WI on May 21, 2015 at 19:58 — No Comments

Stradbroke Parish Council Annual Meeting May 2015

UPDATE 6/6/15: Full audio of council meeting on 18th May published. Apologies for the delay but slow broadband speed has meant it was difficult to upload...

We have published two audio extracts of the meeting so far and hope to have the full audio recording up later today.…

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Added by Parish Council Watch on May 20, 2015 at 8:00 — 1 Comment

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