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Haute Couture Evening

Haute Couture Evening

Added by Stradbroke WI on June 13, 2014 at 19:32 — No Comments

Spar Shop set to re-open!


Stradbroke Parish Council heard on Monday night that local young couple Rachael Lambley and Damian Royal have signed a contract to run the Spar shop. The shop is currently being extensively refurbished. 

They hope to open the shop within a matter of weeks now. This was greeted with universal…


Added by Webmaster on June 13, 2014 at 18:01 — 6 Comments

Parish Council moves forward with neighbourhood plan

Following the consultation meeting held on Monday 19th May 2014 the Parish Council have now approved moving forward to create a neighbourhood plan for Stradbroke.

On 19th May a small team of 6 x Stradbroke residents held the Initial Consultation in Stradbroke Community Centre to determine whether there was a majority support for the village to progress with…


Added by Neighbourhood Plan on June 12, 2014 at 7:30 — No Comments

A View from the Gallery

A View from the Gallery.

I own-up, I was late at this month’s PC meeting. Not really late but late enough to miss the election of the Chairman and Vice Chairman. However both actual chairs were occupied by the same people so I guess I didn’t miss too much.  I collected a copy of the agenda and began ticking off each item as it came up.  Everything was running so smoothly that I was beginning to think I would have nothing to write about this month. 

I took a moment to glance at…


Added by A View from the Gallery on June 1, 2014 at 16:59 — No Comments

This months welcome mat...

April 2014 Visits to - 1582 visits (6214 pages viewed)

Visits so far in 2014 - 6091 (25,636 pages viewed)

Visits in…


Added by Webmaster on May 28, 2014 at 23:00 — No Comments

The Stradbroke Monthly Submission Policy 2014

The Stradbroke Monthly is issuing guidelines for submissions to the magazine which can be read at this link:

Submission Policy 2014

The policy isn't 'new' at all - more a formal documenting of the existing ways we have all been working with for many years. For a number of reasons it seemed like a good…


Added by The Stradbroke Monthly on May 28, 2014 at 10:00 — No Comments

Strong support for neighbourhood plan

Stradbroke Community Centre was full to capacity on Monday evening 19th May for an initial consultation on "neighbourhood planning'. 106 people attended the meeting to listen to a short presentation followed by interactive group discussions to encourage residents to express their views on Stradbroke and whether a…


Added by Webmaster on May 20, 2014 at 22:17 — No Comments

May Meeting

Our May meeting was on what could only be described as dreadful day, cold, wet and windy, but the stalwarts that we are, were not deterred by it and we were delighted to welcome Maggie who was visiting us for the first time. We really hope she enjoyed her evening and that we will have the pleasure of her company again.  Dorothy our President having welcomed everyone gave a resume of our first Kurling  Match, which was against the Stradbroke…


Added by Stradbroke WI on May 15, 2014 at 19:45 — No Comments

Cricket Kit For Sale

Having bowled a maiden over (wedding in 8 weeks), succumbed to the ravages of time and hung up the cricket boots, some of you Vikings out there might be interested in acquiring (price neg) some good quality items of used cricket equipment.

2 Cricket Bats - good middle on them (apparently), edges well used

1 Cricket Helmet - vg condition - hardly ever used

Set of pads, jerseys and sweaters, cricket trousers, box, large bag, etc etc.

If you need some kit, why buy brand new at a…


Added by Geoff Robinson on May 14, 2014 at 9:52 — No Comments

Stradbroke Neighbourhood Plan Village Meeting

Added by Webmaster on May 13, 2014 at 0:06 — No Comments

A View From The Gallery - in which I talk about parish councils

“Parish council – The administrative body in a civil parish.” Oxford English Dictionary


“Parochial – relating to a Church parish; OR having a limited or narrow outlook or scope. Derived from the Old French paroche – parish.” Oxford English Dictionary


I usually go ballroom dancing on a Monday. This being the Easter holidays, I had to look elsewhere…


Added by Richard Pierce on May 1, 2014 at 17:42 — No Comments

Special Meeting

An evening of Haute Couture with Couturier Brian Picollo, giving an insight into his world of Haute Couture.         12 th June 7.30pm in the Community Centre.          Tickets available from June 388009 or Gill 384979

                         Come and enjoy this special evening. Everyone welcome

Added by Stradbroke WI on April 20, 2014 at 12:00 — No Comments

April Meeting

We were delighted to welcome Denise Janes as our speaker to our April meeting. Denise a very charming lady came to talk to us about her work with the Tourist Board, and she was just the sort of lady  one would hope to be greeted by when seeking information. Her motto 'Service with a smile' is how she ran the St. Alban's Tourist Board, and she had many stories to tell us. Perhaps her talk should have be sub-titled 'The things they say', because…


Added by Stradbroke WI on April 20, 2014 at 11:09 — No Comments

Come and enjoy

Haute Couture

Join us as we welcome Couturier Brian Piccolo for an insight into his world of

Haute Couture Thursday 12th June in the Community…


Added by Stradbroke WI on April 20, 2014 at 11:00 — No Comments

Suffolk Greenest County Awards 2014

Congratulations to the Stradbroke Allotment and Gardeners' Association for winning the public vote in the Greenest Community Project Category at the "Suffolk, Creating the Greenest County Awards 2014".

Added by Webmaster on April 18, 2014 at 14:29 — No Comments

This months welcome mat...

(If you really like this months mat you can buy one here! )

March 2014 Visits to -…


Added by Webmaster on April 7, 2014 at 22:30 — No Comments

This months welcome mat...

February 2014 Visits to - 1398

Visits so far in 2014 - 4100

Visits in 2013 - 14, 644

Visits since 2005 (when we started measuring visits!) - 86,…


Added by Webmaster on March 23, 2014 at 20:00 — No Comments

Summer Monthly Music Night

Well we had our first Monthly Music Night started half hour earlier with two pupils from the Primary School about road safety outside the school interviewed by Richard Pierce before his show

The next Monthly Music Show is on Saturday 28th June 8pm to 11pm with DJ Dave the show is called “Summertime Sunshine Special”

So listen on our new page…


Added by Radio Stradbroke on March 23, 2014 at 17:00 — No Comments

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