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Still Open: Local businesses fightback against COVID19

• Following the Government’s advanced measures many businesses are now closed…. We have now updated this list and to the best of our knowledge all of the businesses listed here are still offering the advertised services – We apologise if there are any inaccuracies and if you come across a business listed that is no longer open please notify us by email. info@ipswich24.co.uk

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The following businesses are still very much OPEN

Online: Kay Fletcher Fitness classes are now online offering workouts, nutritional advice and weight loss at home for just £5 per week. 24/7 access to all our workouts so you can work out at home at a time to suit you. Link to sign up: https://www.kayfletcherfitness.com/kay-at-home/

The Galley, Woodbridge – Online delivery service on Friday and Saturday 12pm – 6pm – 3 course set menu for 2 including a bottle of wine. £65 – International cuisine www.galley.uk.com Book online only

Elite Travel Ltd have adapted their services and are offering to help with those people in isolation by collecting prescriptions/delivering ‘click and collect’ grocery’s, taking them to any appointments etc. 01473 563056 www.elitetravel.co.uk/

Online Fitness Pilates Sessions: Kay Fletcher Fitness is now running weekly Fitness Pilates sessions online for just £5 per week. 24/7 access to the workouts so you can do them in the comfort of your own home at a time to suit you. Link to sign up: https://www.kayfletcherfitness.com/fitness-pilates-at-home/

Boiler Breakdowns? boiler repairs to keep you hot water running – Call Call Chris on 07917 462800

LaunderClean, 472 Woodbridge Road, Ipswich, Dry Cleaning and Service Washes – 01473 729824 – offering collection and delivery service

SWAP SHOP – The Lattice Barn pub on Woodbridge Road are running a Swap Shop – mainly aimed at the elderly, those in financial difficultly and those who may find it difficult to get to larger shops. Ash from the Lattice Barn said, “The main principle is for those who have an item they don’t require to come to the pub and swap it for something they need. We are willing to deliver if required within a responsible distance, just give us a call to discuss.” You can call Ash on 07307 890 902.

Looking forward not back! If you live in the Woodbridge or Ipswich area and looking for 2021 holiday inspiration Deben Travel will deliver brochures for your Holiday/Travel email team@debentravel.co.uk with your requests

Warwick Convenience Store & Post Office, Warwick Ave, Woodbridge have extended their service to include a delivery service for the isolated and vulnerable local to their area

Nourish cafe in the village of Newbourne. Now operating a takeaway service and delivery to Newbourne and Waldringfield and planning to also begin a community essentials shop or deliver essential items boxes locally

Maria Pieretti is a psychotherapist who has moved her sessions online Skype/messenger, therefore it’s business as usual. www.mariapieretti.co.uk

COUNTRY CREATION are a craft business and normally exhibit at shows and exhibitions but with these cancelled they are offering online opportunities beyond our website. www.countrycreation.co.uk

Have you been sent home to work, but haven’t got either the WIFI or the peace you need?
Lattice Lodge in Ipswich is offering bedrooms – which all have a lap-top friendly space – during the day as temporary offices!
For a daily rate of £25 you get:
· Unlimited access to the FASTEST WIFI of all Ipswich Hotels
· A private room in a quiet environment with ensuite toilet (complete with loo roll)
· Use of the kitchen to rustle up some lunch or drinks
· Free car parking
Get in touch today! 01473 712474.

Kwan Thai Restaurant – open for takeaway every day from 12 noon to 1.30pm and 5pm to 9pm – 14 St Nicholas St, Ipswich, IP1 1TH – Tel: 01473 253106

ANGEL DELIGHTS, based in Hadleigh, Suffolk are offering home deliveries of all of their home baked goods including cakes, scones, desserts, pies, quiches, lasagnes, stews, curries and many more hot or cold dishes for people to enjoy within the comfort of their own home. Delivering free of charge to Hadleigh, Suffolk and surrounding villages and a very small charge for deliveries in Ipswich.
Facebook page is Angel Delights https://www.facebook.com/angeldelightshadleigh/
Customers can email, message us on our Facebook page or call us on 01473 806398 or 07900900329.

Solo Dance with Rosy May. Has been offering Latin dance classes in Suffolk for a few months now – Due to the current COVID19 outbreak Rosy has taken classes online!
Says Rosy, “I am doing a daily 13:15 dance class (various styles)
A Thursday night 19:45 dance class
And a Friday night 19:30 Latin fitness class!”
You can access these classes for free via twitch.tv/rmdancer97
“I am asking for non compulsory donations via https://www.paypal.com/pools/c/8nsrdujlTp

Skoops of Witnesham may have closed their shop due to the current crisis but they are putting together Boredom Busting selection boxes of toys for all ages. These can then be delivered or collected by appointment. Skoops sell preloved and new and next to new children’s clothes and toys. Customers can owner Helen with requests and she will send pictures of suitable items for them to select/choose and arrange delivery or collection by appointment
Web page (being worked on!) is https://www.skoobs.co.uk/ and contact number is 07557386419, or email info@skoobs.co.uk

The Coach and Horses, Melton, Woodbridge are doing TAKEAWAYS! Bring your own plates for them to serve on or ask for one of their Takeaway boxes! Go Green ♻️ and bring your own bag too!Call us on 01394 384851 to get yours now! 

Supermarket Delivery (Ipswich)
Select click and collect, Parcelgiants will go and collect from the supermarket and deliver direct to your door, next bookable tesco delivery at least 2 weeks ………….They will charge £6 inc vat 01473404057 or 07713462261….. Phil Parcelgiants

Suffolk Yoga has its virtual doors open offering 2 or 3 classes a day, 7 days a week with all teachers offering their normal classes; hatha, flow, power, yin, Sangye and guided relaxations, Yoga Nidra and meditation. The online booking service continues as usual. Please go to www.suffolkyoga.com and book onto the class that suits you. The classes are donation based £2.50 or £5 depending on your circumstances and if times are tight they are offering some free places.
There will also be new kids and family sessions as of Monday 23rd. Movement and Mindfulness in the morning and Yoga in your pjs in the evening.
Don’t namastay on the sofa, move, be mindful and take the time to relax with Suffolk Yoga.

CAKE SUPPLIES from Photo On a Cake: Owner Sarah sells edible cake toppers and birthday candles from her website www.photoonacake.co.uk

Woodbridge Greengrocers. (Market Garden Produce)
Receiving daily deliveries and offering free local delivery in Woodbridge phone to place an order.
01394 386298

Has your wedding or wedding reception been cancelled? There have been a huge amount of Weddings and Events cancelled due to the Corona Virus (mainly because it’s an event with large numbers attending). I can’t offer advice on the Corona Virus itself but I can try and help support to couples and clients who have their wedding or event booked and try to find a way around their problems. Couples who may have been told their venue is closing down, suppliers are self isolating, that sort of thing. Hayley Evans, Amae Weddings & Events – 07716 928696

Kids at Home? Want to occupy them? Mini Lego builds and downloadable instructions for builds (for those who already have the LEGO!) and during this period they’re still shipping every day. Hopefully those who decide to self isolate, won’t forget to still celebrate birthdays and special occasions and with the service on offer you can order online and have your purchase shipped direct to you – www.brickpartybags.co.uk – this one has instruction sheets for mini builds for only £1.95 perfect for kids stuck indoors!!!

Drift Coffee House-Woodbridge – Offering full menu to takeaway and offering pastries and baked goods for home delivery through Woodbridge Greengrocers. Follow on Facebook for what is available on each day.
Sausage rolls, quiche and bacon and cheese turnovers always available.

Wilson Ink Toners are a online based shop and are open as usual. Owner Adam Wilson says, “I can help businesses save up to 35% on compatible printer consumables from inks and toners. All our products are sent out the same day free postage. We pride ourselves on great customer service and also have a recycling service.” www.wilsoninktoners.co.uk

The Knitters Attic in Bredfield have had to close their yarn shop but continue to sell online and offer a click and collect service – The Knitters Attic www.theknittersattic.co.uk – 01394 547077

East Suffolk Jet Washing is a local independent family run pressure washing business. We are open for business! With people spending more time in their homes than ever we can give their outside space a clean making it safer for children to play outside. https://www.facebook.com/EastSuffolkJetWashingServices/

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