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Friday, 28 June 2019

Armed Forces Day Sat 29th June

Your local events include

  • SUFFOLK OWLS FLYPAST FOR ARMED FORCES DAY 10:00 am to 5:00 pm + Free entry to Owl Sanctuary for Serving Personnel on the day Click here for details
  • VIGIL FOR PEACE ON ARMED FORCES DAY 11:00 am to 12:00 am, Bury St. Edmunds Click here for details
  • 16 AIR ASSAULT BRIGADE AND COLCHESTER GARRISON SHOW ON ARMED FORCES DAY 11:00 am to 4:00 pm Click here for details
  • ARMED FORCES DAY - Haverhill, Click here for details

For events and information how to get involved, please follow the link https://www.armedforcesday.org.uk/

Friday, 21 June 2019

Suffolk Day TODAY

To find out more visit:

'Suffolk Day is the annual celebration of all things Suffolk, with a variety of events being held across the county to show off everything Suffolk has to offer!

Suffolk Day Big Weekender 2019 is set to be even bigger and better so keep an eye out for more information.' (...)

Your local events include:
An Eccentric Look at Spoken English - Sat 22nd June, 7.30-9.30, St Peter's Hall, Church Walk, Stowmarket IP14 1ET
Flowton in Flower - flower festival and vintage display - 22nd-23rd June 12pm-5pm, Somersham, Ipswich IP8 4PW

Part-time job at Wattisham

Cleaning at Wattisham Flying Station
10 hrs/week
Tuesday and Friday 9am-2pm
For details and how to apply please contact 
cleaning manager Keeley on 01449 728930

Thursday, 20 June 2019

Army Football Association Referee courses

Army Football Association are offering Referee courses for the coming season 2019/2020.

The FA Referees Course is designed for anyone aged 14 and up who wants to join the tens of thousands of referees who operate week in week out on local parks, throughout the English football pyramid, up to those who officiate The FA Cup Final and on the International stage.
As a referee you play an integral role in ensuring all participants enjoy their match day experience, helping create a competitive, fair, safe and enjoyable playing environment.
If this is of some interest to you, please see the poster attached for further details

Sky signs Armed Forces Covenant

Sky has signed the Armed Forces Covenant continuing the commitment to treat fairly those who serve, or have served in the military, and their families.

Tuesday, 18 June 2019

RGR Anniversary raffle

The Royal Gurkha Rifles (RGR) is celebrating 25 years since forming in 1994. 

The RGR formed in 1994 when antecedent Regiments (2GR, 6GR, 7GR and 10GR) were amalgamated.

As part of the 25th anniversary the RGR are holding a fundraising raffle for the RGR Regimental Trust. This money is used to support the serving Gurkha personnel, veterans, those injured on recent operational tours and the families.

The raffle is absolutely open to everyone, from anywhere in the world. Everyone welcome to participate.

Tickets cost £10 each and there is a special offer of 10 tickets for £50.

Full details and a list of the prizes can be seen on the RGR 25 raffle website: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/fund/RGR25Raffle

Buying tickets is easy through the website. You can also Google search: RGR 25 raffle.

Ticket sales for the raffle close on 15th July 2019.

All those that have brought tickets through the website will receive an email within 24-48 hrs informing them of their actual raffle ticket numbers.

The raffle draw will be live on BFBS Gurkha Radio and streamed visually on RGR Facebook. An email and social media advertising will inform everyone of the exact date/time of the live raffle draw. It will be mid-late July.

Monday, 17 June 2019

Armed Forces Day - extra discount

In support of Armed Forces Day there will be an increase in Armed Forces discounts from 28th June to the 7th July at Blacks, GoOutdoors, Ultimate Outdoors and Millets. 

Phone HIVE for online discount code 01449 72 8263

Thursday, 13 June 2019

TRBL Tri-Service Poppy Breaks 2019 - final places available

There are places remaining at Edale and St Briavels for eligible applicants.

For more information please click https://drive.google.com/file/d/13N9L9ATwlP5dtLv29TL6r6f5B1b103nf/view?usp=sharing

For Expression of Interest Form, please follow the link https://drive.google.com/file/d/11vkT1l6PGu3ORW3wDXV1mkFAS_fPh6IM/view?usp=sharing

Monday, 10 June 2019

20% off Handmade Burger Co.

Save a massive 20% on your food bill at Handmade Burger Co.
Visit www.defencediscountservice.co.uk for details

20% off at Toby Carvery

Receive 20% off your food bill at Toby Carvery by showing your Defence Privilege Card 
or MOD90 and voucher code (found on DDS website) 
Visit www.defencediscountservice.co.uk for details

20% at JD Sports

JD Sports are offering Defence Discount Service members an exclusive 20% discount on full priced items.

Visit www.defencediscountservice.co.uk for details

Friday, 7 June 2019

Open Farm Sunday 9th June

Open Farm Sunday 9th June

Visit a local farm on LEAF Open Farm Sunday on 9th June 2019 and discover the world of farming. Find out about the story behind our food and how farming affects all our everyday lives.

 Click here for other farms in your area 

Monday, 3 June 2019

Local jobs selection - 3rd June

Stewarding (21 hrs or 30 hrs)
Sergeants' Mess
Wattisham Flying Station
Call Katie 01449 728261

Support Worker
Suffolk County Council
Full or Part -Time
Click here for details

Relief Library and Information Advisor
Suffolk Libraries
Click here for details

1:1 Teaching Assistant (part-time)
Whatfield CEVC Primary School
Click here for details

Administrative Assistant (part-time)
Bildeston Primary School
Click here for details

Youth Support Practitioner
Suffolk County Council
Ipswich/Stowmarket/Bury St. Edmunds
Click here for details

Apprentice Customer Service Advisor
Suffolk County Council
Contact Centre, Stowmarket
Click here for details

Apprentice Business and Finance Administrator
Suffolk County Council
Landmark House, Ipswich
Click here for details

KS2 Learning Support Assistants (3 posts, part-time)
Hadleigh Community Primary School
Click here for details

Store Colleague
Holland & Barrett
Click here for details

Customer Liaison Officer
Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils
Click here for details

Medical Receptionist
Suffolk Primary Care
Combs Ford Surgery, Stowmarket
Click here for details

Practise Administrator
Suffolk Primary Care
Combs Ford Surgery, Stowmarket
Click here for details

Apprenticeships Officer - 12 Month Fixed-Term contract
Mobile - Suffolk
Click here for details