Due to Covid 19 restrictions and advice there won’t be a door-to-door collection this year but poppies will be on sale in some shops. Arrangements for the service at the War Memorial in the village on Sunday 8th
November are still to be confirmed but it is likely that there will be only the presentations of wreaths and not a the usual large gathering of residents. If you want to make a donation directly to the Royal British Legion or get involved in some other way do visit the RBL website here
There is a part-time vacancy for an assistant at Rolfe Butchers in Stradbroke. Hours are Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 8.30 am to 1 pm. Training will be given. Please contact Ady on 01379 384251.
They have already raised an amazing £250,000 towards the cost of their new HQ building. The group is one of the largest in the county supporting around 120 young people many of whom actually live in Stradbroke. They have just £80,000 left to raise, you can find out more and donate on their website - here
Suffolk Police are warning drivers about the consequences of filming collision scenes, as several motorists were caught offending during an incident in August. Following a serious road traffic collision on the A14 - which resulted in the closure of one of the carriageways for several hours - seven motorists driving on the opposite carriageway were caught filming the collision scene as they drove past, four of whom were HGV drivers. The full story here