By Sue Lewis on August 5th, 2013

    This years competition was a great success with 18 competitors taking part at the glorious Bury St Edmunds golf club. We were blessed with fantastic clear blue skys giving unbroken sunshine and perfect playing conditions. There were a number of …

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  2. Hartest Strollers celebrate the beginning of Spring!

    By Sue Lewis on February 19th, 2013

    What a contrast!  In January we walked in 6 inches of snow, but in February the sun shone, the sky was blue and it was wonderfully warm.  10 people turned up to walk and we enjoyed not only catching up on all the news but also looking for spring …

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  3. Hartest Strollers brave the elements

    By Sue Lewis on January 24th, 2013

    10 people turned out in January for the regular walk by the Hartest Strollers - even though the snow was very deep.  It was hard going, but it was a relief to be out of the house and exercising after the weather imposed `house arrest` on us all. …

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  4. Does your Community group require funding?

    By Sue Lewis on November 12th, 2012

    Does your group require funding?  If you are involved with a community group in your area, a grant from The Suffolk Foundation could help to support your cause.  The Suffolk Foundation currently has two very different funds that are open for …

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  5. Police Appeal

    By Sue Lewis on November 12th, 2012

    Assault, Hitcham witness appeal  Police are appealing for witnesses after a member of the public was deliberately struck with a vehicle in Hitcham today, Sunday 11th November.  Police were called at around 10.45am this morning to reports that …

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  6. Quiz Night

    By Sue Lewis on November 5th, 2012

    What a fantastic event the Quiz Night was at the Crown Inn, Hartest in October. Approximately 70 people came along to test their knowledge and answer the questions which proved devillishly difficult in some categories. There was much laughter and …

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  7. No Cold Calling Zone – How to get one on your street

    By Sue Lewis on October 15th, 2012

    Suffolk’s Trading Standards team has been working hard to introduce No Cold Calling Zones throughout Suffolk in a bid to protect and empower vulnerable members of the community. For this scheme to work we need Neighbourhood Watch coordinators, …

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  8. Temporary Road Closure

    By Sue Lewis on September 27th, 2012

     Notification of temporary traffic order Heather Miller - Legal ServicesDavid Gibbs, Andrew Gee and Paul Dawson - Passenger TransportPaul Martin - FirstArea Highways ManagerChief ConstableSuffolk Fire ServiceEast Anglian Ambulance NHS TrustHartest …

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  9. W I go on the Lady Florence Cruise

    By Sue Lewis on August 22nd, 2012

    Hartest Womens Institute arranged a trip ton the Lady Florence Cruise on the River Alde.  How lucky we were with the weather, which was warm with very little breeze.  We arrived early at Orford, and so had time for coffee and cake! then it was down …

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  10. Hartest W.I. go to Beth Chatto's Garden

    By Sue Lewis on August 13th, 2012

    In August, 12 of us spent the day at Beth Chatto's Garden. Luckily we managed to pick a dry and sunny day for our trip! After a mid morning arrival we started with coffee and cake then we went round the gardens which were lovely. How we wished our …

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