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Hello and welcome to our July issue. Well, after a week in the sun, I am feeling refreshed and ready for the summer! I was lucky enough to miss the heavy downpour of rain we had here in the UK for that whole week, but sadly came back to a backlog of gardening as the grass has grown nearly as tall as me! Ok, I may not be 6ft but it is still very, very long!! We had a lot of entrants for last months crossword competition, with a prize of Tea for Two at Ravenwood Hotel, so we thought, let’s do another one! This months prize is another Tea for Two, but this time at the lovely Glasswells Coffee Shop! So grab your pen and turn to page 46. Crafty foxes on page 59 has another great make for the kids to try out and if you are thinking about redecorating and getting rid off the winter decor, think pink! Go to pages 90-91 for some inspiration. Until next month!
Last months lucky crossword winner of Tea for Two at Ravenwood Hotel, Rougham was Isabel Glasscock. Well done! This month there is a chance for 1 lucky entrant to win Afternoon Tea for Two at Glasswells Coffee Shop in Bury - go to page 46 for the crossword. Last Months answers: ACROSS 7. Cocktail 8. Leek 9. Pool 10. Lessened 11. Granite 12. Billy 15. Frisk 17. Conical 20. Overshot 22. Lout 23. Perm 24. Launcher DOWN 1. Colour 2. Skylines 3. Mallets 4. Clasp 5. Clue 6. Cereal 13. Idiolect 14. Contour 16. Review 18. Acumen 19. Child 21. Rome
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Itâ€™s been one of those months, parking problems all over the place. Sadly, in most cases the problem has been on land that the council has no power over, the council can only take action where the problem takes place on the highways controlled by the County Council. There are so many roads that have not yet been adopted by the Council and therefore are the responsibility of the developers. Some of these roads have been there for over ten years and are still waiting to be adopted, which means these roads and grass areas will not be maintained by the council. I have requested a map showing these areas, when I get it I will publish it. There is a problem with parking on the estate, especially where there is no path, people seem to park wherever they like without giving a thought for others, sadly, as this is on private land the council have no jurisdiction and cannot intervene, however, that said, where these vehicles cause an obstruction for fire and ambulances, the police can take action. It would be much better if people were a little more caring.
The club is in good shape and we now have a new helper, she is Mrs Giadian Vasnic, Giadian is a social worker and is very keen to get involved, so we now have Vickie, Erica and Giadina, all we need now is one or two dads, that will bring new blood, new ideas, if you have a couple of hours free once a month please join us. We would love to have you with us.
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We have had a spell of about two years without much vandalism but sadly there has been some in May/June, bottles smashed on paths on the football fields, the play areas, the youth club and other places. The worst thing is that these are areas where children walk to school, walkers take their dogs, the elderly go to doctors. It could result in children being taken to hospital or dogs taken to the vets inflicting heavy vet bills. There has also been some idiots breaking utility signs by kicking them down, breaking young saplings, ripping out plants form gardens and planters, there is no need for this and if these idiots realise the costs of replacing the property then perhaps they might stop.
I have had so many complaints regarding dog fouling, it’s almost an everyday occurrence. There is not a lot that can be done about it unless the persons who are not clearing up after their dog or in some cases dogs can be named, then they can be fined up to £1,000. There is a lady who walks on Ten Acre with three dogs all off leads running in all directions, she could never know when or if her dogs have fouled. I have heard about another lady who takes her dog out and lets it foul on a piece of grass near the homes and never clears up, if anyone knows who she is, please let me know and I will report her, as dog owners we have a responsibility to clear up after our dogs, don’t rely on others to do it for you. “There is no such thing as the poo fairy”!
That’s all for now, it’s been a very busy time, will have more news once the council have settled in. Until next time, take care. Frank Warby JULY 2019 | 11
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Kicked into the Long Grass
You will have noticed many grass areas which have not been cut recently. It has been very disappointing that the officers have not given me a satisfactory explanation as to why, but we know there is a backlog and that “the team has been a bit delayed”. Each bit of land has a regular schedule for cutting in the summer months, for example Layhill Covert is every three weeks. I managed to get this area and Ten Acre Field done quite quickly after reports, however some others, such as Heldhaw Rd await work at time of writing. we are exploring the possibility of planting wildflower verges which are lower maintenance and I’d love to hear your opinions on the number/email below. Is it a great eco idea or will it look messy?
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An advance reminder that the My WiSH charity has brought back the fabulous Soap Box Challenge for a second year. This was a great charity event seeing some local thrill seekers career down Mount Rd in homemade go carts. I bumped into one of this year’s competitors at one of my customers this month who will be representing the Police Cadets and you can see pictured their cart build in progress. Please support our local hospital charity on 31st August- I’ll be attending and I’ll see you there!
A Step in the Right Direction You will have seen that the Town Council funded PPS work to the pavement on Symonds Rd at Pond Covert has been completed. Thanks to all who have responded to my article last month. We have applications in for Barton Rd, more Symonds Rd, Kembold Close, Oswyn Close and Heldhaw Rd. Not all will be undertaken, as it is still the County Council who sign the work off, but at least we’re making noise and putting in for our area. 07810 868986 | firstname.lastname@example.org 14 | JULY 2019
Welcome everyone Our County, District and Town Councillors are now settling in, and will be pleased to hear any concerns or answer any questions you may have. If you have difficulty contacting them, please let us know. We are aware that there have been some teething problems with email addresses. Association of Associations Meeting Robert and I attended the last meeting of the Association of Associations, where representatives of residents associations in Bury meet to discuss common topics. One topic was air quality with a presentation from Cllr Diane Hind. A Town wide Forum is being arranged to discuss this further, and one possible result may be, a vehicle anti-idling policy. We will continue to participate in these meetings to ensure your views are shared across the Town. Community Centre Meetings attended by the Residents Association are being held to deal
with the refurbishment and possible enlargement of the premises. Discussions are also taking place regarding the increase in available parking and parking control. Finally fears of break-ins have prompted an increase in home security systems such as Hive. The range of these systems can be such that your system could also capture your neighbourâ€™s activities and as such be an invasion of their privacy. The onus is on the owner of the system to ensure this doesnâ€™t occur so please try to ensure CCTV coverage is of your property only. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any concerns at secretatymhra@ gmail.com or our web site https:// moretonhallresidents.wordpress.com/ You can also attend our next committee meeting on Thursday 4th July at 7.30pm at the Community Centre. Cliff Hind - Chairman Email: email@example.com
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ABBOTS GREEN Academy The holidays arrived early for the Year 6 pupils at Abbots Green this month. With a 5am start, the energy and enthusiasm could be heard from streets around as the children started their adventure to Torquay. As part of the week children were able to take part in some exciting activities such as swimming, mountain biking, Jacobs Ladder and of course a disco or two along the way! Not only were the activities exciting for the children but they also required a huge amount of bravery and resilience. The week was broken up with excursions to Torquay zoo and The Eden Project giving the children a chance to have some hands on learning experiences. The steamy glasses in the Arizona zone will remain a memory forever! As the children got off the coach on Friday evening, the buzz had certainly continued. ‘That was the best week of my life’ and ‘I have never screamed and laughed so much in a week’ to summarise the truly memorable time that was had by all. As a member of the Abbots Green community we are proud to offer our pupils opportunities that enhance their curriculum and enable them to develop as individuals along the way. If you would like to find out more about Abbots Green Academy, please do not hesitate to contact the school on 01284 718818.
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ow that we’ve got the rain and cold out of the way, we can move on and look forward to summer! This is the best time of the year to get out and make the most of nature; flowers are in full bloom, trees should be greener than ever, and the amount of wildlife around is unbelievable! So, in order to take and enjoy this opportunity as much as possible, you’re going to need a few things, that us at Woodland Ways can provide. First on the list is benches in the woods. Seats in the outdoors are sometimes taken for granted, but they do a lot to help visitors to the wood, especially the elderly and less able. They provide the opportunity to just sit, relax, and enjoy the beauty of nature. They can also encourage people to get outside more, if they know there is somewhere they can rest for a while. Benches don’t have to ruin natural views either, in fact they do quite the opposite! They
blend in with the natural environment, therefore not disturbing anything attenders to the woods would want to see. Unfortunately, there are a few downsides to having benches. They are quite costly, and not everyone appreciates them being there. Vandalism is on the rise, and if the benches are subject to someone’s graffiti, they can destroy the natural look we’re going for. So what do you think? Should Woodland Ways invest in some benches in some of our beautiful woodland areas? Which of the woods needs a bench most? And should it be a standard park bench, a simple log such as the one already at Natterer’s Wood, or something more special? A carved log with embedded artwork might be lovely but who pays for the extra cost? Please do let us know. Enjoy the summer everyone! by Aimee Hartley
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Although the sun didn’t exactly shine for us in June, the Pavilion at Ravenwood Hall certainly shone with our wonderful fundraisers at our annual thank you event. Each year we host this evening event to thank some of the amazing people who have supported us over the year. All our fundraisers are incredible and we WiSH we could invite everyone, but there is just not a venue big enough! Usually held in February we decided we would take on the theme of an afternoon tea and host it in the summer. Still, thanks the generosity of Craig Jarvis at Ravenwood Hall a fantastic time was had by all as we enjoyed music from Joey and Ben, two talented students from County Upper School. The saxophonist and pianist played a medley of classics to welcome our guests. Ravenwood Hall put on a delicious cream tea, with a selection of finger sandwiches, scones with lashings of clotted cream and jam, brownies, cakes, mini lemon meringue pies and of course, not forgetting, tea and coffee. Once everyone was full to the brim our guests enjoyed a brief talk from Sue, Steve Dunn and Craig, before watching a video of their incredible achievements and some thank you’s from our staff. The video is on our Facebook page @MyWiSHCharity, so do take a look, who knows, if you have fundraised for us you may well feature in it! Over the past eighteen months people have held cake sales, run marathons,
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cycled up mountains and walked down hills. They have chosen My WiSH as their charity of the year. They have generously donated £500,000 to open the cardiac diagnostic unit. They’ve open their gardens, swum in open waters, line danced and held gaming marathons. They’ve joined in our events including the World War 1 Trail and the Soapbox Challenge. The list is endless and sometimes incredibly creative! Our fundraisers work tirelessly to enhance the care we give to our patients. They all volunteer their time, train endlessly and work incredibly hard to raise funds. Some do it to say thank you for the care given to a loved one who has sadly passed away, some to say thank you for the care given to friend or family member and some to celebrate the end of their journey and recovery. All share a mutual passion, West Suffolk Hospital. When our donors start supporting us they become part of our family and many have now become lifelong friends. It is a privilege to know them and we are so thrilled we had this opportunity to thank them in such a special way. All that is left to say is a massive, massive thank you to everyone who has supported us over the years, we are incredible grateful to you all! If you want to join our family and fundraise or volunteer for us and help your local hospital, get in touch with the team.
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LSS PROUDLY PRESENTED... Lymphoedema Support Suffolk, joined by Sally Daniels and Sue Smith from My WiSH Charity along with Cris Barlow of Bury Rotary, presented the West Suffolk Lymphoedema Service with a Lymph Scanner at LSS’s 3rd June meeting. LSS had raised a £1,000 towards the purchase of the Lymph Scanner with My WiSH, Bury Rotary and Freemasons Lodge of Steadfast Unity also making donations.
LSS gives its congratulations to WSLS for winning the 2019 West Suffolk Hospital Foundation Trust’s Shining Light Award for Clinical Team of the Year. WSLS also won the Chair’s Award for Excellence in that category. LSS Meeting Diary Dates: August 5th, October 7th and December 2nd 7pm – 9pm at at Moreton Hall Community Centre. Do come along and find out more about living with, and managing, Lymphoedema and Lipoedema in a relaxed and friendly setting, along with a cuppa and biscuit. For further details LSS and the West Suffolk Lymphoedema Service:
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Welcome back to the 19th hole, this month with the change in the world schedule we have another major championship…. THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP!!
June saw us crown a first time major winner in Gary Woodland at the US Open hosted at the amazing Pebble Beach Golf Links. This month The Open Championship is hosted for the first time at Royal Portrush GC in Northern Ireland. This golf course looks like it will be an incredible test of golf for the worlds best players, and if the weather plays it part in this championship then it will be a tough week for the players. My Major Pick: I think Rory will come good and win another Open Championship. What’s on this month - JULY PGA TOUR 3M Open John Deere Classic Barbasol Championship The Open Championship World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational EUROPEAN TOUR DUBAI DUTY FREE IRISH OPEN ABERDEEN STANDARD INVESTMENTS SCOTTISH OPEN 148th OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational COACHES CORNER – HOLE MORE PUTTS As we all know putting is a big percentage of the strokes we take in a round of golf, so this month we are looking at how THREE simple drills can help you hole more holes on your next round of golf. Drill 1) Strike, strike is king in every shot we hit in golf. So this simple GATE drill makes you return the club to the ball as you addressed it and works to achieve better strikes.
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Finding something that gives positive effects even if they are only little things like interacting can stabilise your mental health. When you are in pain, feeling comfortable in your own body can be challenging and pushing yourself to do simple things is a constant struggle. Be a friend to yourself, you owe it to yourself. Take the pressure off yourself and provide a more achievable outlook. Treasure the giving of letting the negativity and the hurt go. Afford yourself the same courtesy you would give a friend. Do for yourself what you would want a friend to do for their own self-care which includes rest, recuperation and healing. Action plans and problem solving are part of selfmanagement so if you are an over achiever give them some thought, more importantly if you are finding your day to day incredibly hard they may be useful tools. If you are in the vicinity drop in and see what we are all about, you will receive a warm welcome. The next CPSG meeting is at 2pm on Thursday 18th July and the speaker will be presenting on a volunteer led charity dedicated to the teaching and practice of first aid. Both meetings take place in the small hall of Southgate Community Centre in Bury.. For more details call us on 07724 187774 E. firstname.lastname@example.org www.chronicpainsupportgroup.co.uk
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How long does it take? On average you should feel symptoms ease within the first few weeks of starting manual therapy. To get to full strength and reduce the re-occurrence of symptoms significantly can take around 12-18months. This is dependent on how much you can modify your activity, compliance to carry out athome exercises and ability to heal/adapt. It important to note, the recovery does take time but bear in mind that a repetitive use injury has normally built up to the symptom of pain for some time - so it will take time to un-do months or years of incorrect technique and re-learn new ways to perform tasks. This is normal for healing in any injury. Even for those that end up having surgery, the exercises act as pre-habilitation and put you in better stance for a full and successful recovery post operation. This article is not to be used as a diagnosis criteria. If you think you are suffering from the above then seek the advice of a medical professional in person for an accurate diagnosis. Here at Bury St. Edmunds Osteopaths we offer Sports Therapy and Acupuncture as well as Osteopathy all under one roof! If you are unsure of who you need to see then give us a call to find out more and we will be able to advise on what would suit you best. This article was written by Charlotte Byde, a Sports Therapist working at Bury St. Edmunds Osteopathy. JULY 2019 | 31
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“Everything is energy and that’s all there is to it. Match the frequency of the reality you want and you cannot help but get that reality. It can be no other way.” Albert Einstein many that yoga, tai chi and qi gong engage our body energetically as well as physically with movements designed to clear energetic blocks as well as strengthen muscles. By treating our bodies with respect we also care for our mental and emotional wellbeing. Eating well and moving keeps us healthy in more than just a physical sense as our energetic body also benefits. Meditation and breathing exercises can also be used to keep our energy flowing freely, introspection and taking time to listen to what our body tells us can help identify suppressed emotions, tightness in the body, subtle changes and the little voice we try to ignore. Early detection and action can prevent worsening symptoms later on.
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be called home to make you whole again. Reiki has its origins in Japan, practitioners call on universal energy to flow through themselves to aid their clients healing â€“ Rei means universal life and Ki means energy. Simply, universal life energy. A practitioner can work with hands on or off the body to seek out and heal energy blocks. Sound Healing, such as Gong Baths, can cause tears and laughter in equal measure. It is a deeply
relaxing and moving experience that harnesses the sound and vibrations of traditional instruments such as the gong, singing bowls and drum to create a meditative state in which the body is safe to release stress and bring both body and mind back into balance. Regression therapies release energy through journeying back to times of trauma, in this life or the past so that balance is restored in the here and now and can be combined
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Both of these events are significant for the Museum. ‘Echo’s’ allows us, with the reenactments, to bring history to life, both for memories and for financial input to our funds. The Departures Service commemorates the leaving of the American forces from the base in 1945. Your support on both these days will be very welcome, please join us. As in previous months we appeal for assistance, volunteers, visitors, ‘Dinky Toys’ and all things aviation. If you have time, memorability or any items for display or donation, please contact us. I close this month with the famous poem: They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning We will remember them. For the Fallen BY LAURENCE BINYON RCTAM will not forget Our details: www.rctam94th.co.uk E-mail: email@example.com Telephone: 07931 971771
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t’s been quite a while since we had a look at ways to help you reduce your contribution to the plastic waste problem. We are thinking slightly outside the box this month so we hope you like these new ideas!
1 Make a shopping list and stick to it We have mentioned it before, but every family wastes £840 worth of food per year and along with that, any plastic packaging around the food. Work hard to buy only what you need.
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Craft Corner WELCOME TO THIS MONTHâ€™S CRAFTY COLUMN! Every month I share a crafty activity for you to try at home. The crafty foxes run craft workshops, parties and events in and around Bury St Edmunds. Look out for my workshops at The Apex. Check out my facebook page www.facebook.com/thecraftyfoxes or visit www.thecraftyfoxes.co.uk for more information.
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Community unearth medieval finds at Abbey dig A community archaeological dig in part of the former Abbey of St Edmund has unearthed a medieval ring and pottery. The dig which took place over two days, saw 32 members of the public aid an archaeological excavation of the former Eastgate Nurseries across the River Lark from the Abbey Gardens in Bury St Edmunds. The site will accommodate new tennis courts, picnic area, the town’s fire beacon and link paths providing easier routes between Ram Meadow and No Mans Meadow. It is the first community archaeology to take place at the site since the formation of the Abbey of St Edmund Heritage Partnership in 2016, a partnership that is led by St Edmundsbury Cathedral and West Suffolk Council in collaboration with nearly 20 other local and regional public, private and voluntary organisations. Archaeological investigations showed that the river terrace was extensively quarried, from around the 12th century for the sand and gravels that were probably used in the construction of the stone buildings in the Abbey. The dig also found animal bones and traces of clay lined pits as evidence of a tannery that was on the site close to the Abbots Bridge. The Rev Canon Matthew Vernon, Chair of the Heritage Partnership said: “The Abbey of St Edmund Heritage Partnership is keen, whenever it can, to invite local residents and visitors to get 60 | JULY 2019
involved in this work to help develop a better understanding of the significance of the Abbey of St Edmund area. “We are already looking at how best to engage the local and wider community in some of the archaeological investigations that could take place within the area over the next few years. “On this occasion, there was an opportunity for a limited number of people to take part in a supervised community archaeological dig. This was on the site of what will become the new tennis courts and a new picnic area at the former Eastgate Nurseries adjoining the Abbey Gardens. We look forward to sharing the findings of these archaeological investigations more fully in due course.” Cllr Joanna Rayner, West Suffolk Council, Cabinet Member for Leisure and Culture said: “What is great, is the sense of renewed interest not just in St Edmund but also the Abbey of St Edmund, of which the Abbey Gardens is just a part. The archaeological investigations could add more to our understanding of this wonderful heritage area which has great national and international significance. We look forward to engaging people in its story in new and exciting ways when, as a community, we share celebrating 1000 years of the Abbey in 2020.” The Heritage Partnership, relies on the time and effort of volunteers, and we are looking for more people to offer their skills and expertise. Anyone who can offer assistance should e-mail:
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Garden Confidential by Paul Clarke
What to do in your garden in July.. Summer is here and there are as ever plenty of jobs to do in the garden. However there are also plenty of gardens to visit. If you are looking for some inspiration or to buy a few plants then a visit to Place for Plants at East Bergholt to visit their 20 acre garden makes a good outing. Moat Farm Garden at Stowmarket is open on July 7th from 11am as part of the National Garden Scheme. The moat here is home to rare water voles
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Flower Garden O Now’s the time to prune spring flowering shrubs, such as Philadelphus, Weigela and Lupins O Prune Magnolia now if you need to. O Divide clumps of bearded irises now. O Cut back penstemons to just above a bud to encourage more flowers O It is best to cut flowers from the garden early morning with a sharp secateurs. They will keep longer if you cut at an angle and immerse straight into a bucket of water or vase. O Trim holly, yew and conifer hedges. O Feed dahlias once a week with a liquid tomato feed. You will need to stake taller varieties and pinch out the growing tips of smaller types to encourage bushy growth O Divide up clumps of overcrowded bearded iris to reinvigorate them.
Lawn Maintenance O Regularly cut the lawn but don’t scalp it instead keep the height of the mower fairly high
Vegetable and Fruit Garden O Now is the time to Prune your Plum and Cherry Trees O Harvest your garlic and onions as soon as the leaves start to yellow and die back. O Pepper plants will benefit from being potted on to larger pots O Mulch rhubarb once the harvesting of the stalks is over O Give your gooseberries and currant bushes a prune after harvesting their fruit. O Pick courgettes and runner beans when they are young O Thin out the fruits on your fruit trees to produce good sized crops. This also helps to prevent brown rot. O Tackle blackfly on broad beans by pinching off any affected growing tips O You can harvest garlic once the foliage dies down. O Pinch out the tips of runner beans when they reach the top of the canes. O Thin out beetroot seedlings to around 5cm apart to ensure your beetroots grow to a decent size.
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Change Ahead for Companies House Companies House is the United Kingdom’s Register of limited companies. Created in 1844 it now faces massive change as the government steps up its fight against economic crime. As Chris Ridgeon writes, the government is consulting on proposals to significantly change the role of Companies House and has launched a consultation process around steps to increase the transparency of UK corporate entities. The potential reforms outlined in the consultation document amount to the biggest changes to the UK system for setting up and operating companies since the Register was created in 175 years ago. Kelly Tolhurst, Minister for Small Business, Consumers and Corporate Responsibility, says in her introduction to the paper that the UK is recognised as a global leader on corporate transparency. That’s just one of the reasons why it is an attractive location to set up and operate a business. She adds that regrettably the same factors that make this system successful make it attractive to exploitation. Recent years have seen concerns grow about the misuse of UK corporate entities, the filing of false information at Companies House, and the use of innocent people’s information on the companies register to commit fraud and other acts of harm. The consultation is open until August 5 this year and is targeting three principle areas: • Information that companies are required to disclose • Increasing the checks on the information disclosed • Improving the exchange of intelligence between Companies House and UK Law Enforcement bodies The government wants the views of those affected by the reform, set out in five parts: 1. Knowing who is setting up, managing and controlling companies 2. Improving the accuracy and ease of use of data on the Register 3. Protecting personal information on the Register 4. Ensuring compliance, sharing intelligence and other measures to deter abuse of corporate entities 5. Implementation If you want to study the proposals and respond, then a link is available on our website: www.whitingandpartners.co.uk Information on which this article is based is correct at the time of publishing. 66 | JULY 2019
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Bury St Edmunds Cricket Club are well into the 2019 season and are in a healthy position fielding 4 teams on Saturday’s as well as two in the Hunts Bats Sunday League. In addition fixtures are being fulfilled at under 9, 11, 13 and 15 age groups. The first team play in the East Anglian Premier League and at this moment are placed 4th in what is one of the highest standards of cricket outside the first class game. The team have been strengthened by the acquisition of Daniel Moriarty and Justin Broad who joined the club during the winter, there have already been a number of outstanding performances with a century not out by Ben Seabrook on the opening day of the season, the outstanding bowling has come from Sean Cooper who played for England Over 50’s against Australia last winter he has taken 3 wickets in an innings twice but his 5.24 against Vauxhall Mallards was superb.
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A charity is urgently appealing for volunteers to help lonely older people in the Bury St Edmunds area.
Contact the Elderly, a UK charity dedicated to tackling loneliness and social isolation among older people, provides Sunday afternoon gatherings for people aged 75 and older. The charity has been providing its services in Bury St Edmunds for just over six months and already has a very popular group the area, welcoming 6 guests every month. Through the group strong bonds have been formed and friendships made – and 95% of the older guests that the charity helps say they now have something to look forward to. John Adams, 94, a regular guest at the tea party said “It’s so lovely to come to these parties because you get homemade cakes. Sunday’s are so lonely but now I have a tea party to look forward to.” The charity is committed to helping lonely older people in the area and due to the success of the first group, now has older people on the waiting list in the area. The charity currently has space for a few more guests to join the new group and is keen to raise awareness of these openings among the local community. It is also appealing for volunteers who can spare just a few hours each month to help with the running of local tea parties – and enjoy a cuppa themselves. Each guest is collected from their home by a volunteer driver and taken to a volunteer host’s home, where they meet with a small group for tea, chat and friendship. The group is welcomed by a different host each month but the drivers remain the same which means that over the months and years, acquaintances turn into friends and loneliness is replaced by companionship. Contact the Elderly’s Development Officer, Alex Berwick said: “Sundays can be particularly lonely 80 | JULY 2019
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Christ Church MORETON HALL We live in an age when people think they can find fulfilment by just looking inwardly. The truth is we only truly discover ourselves when we come into a right relationship with nature and with those around us. It is Godâ€™s world and if we look after it and if we care for everyone and everything in it, it is by that path we discover who we really are and find the peace and fulfilment all we need. It is my prayer for us all that in these times of worry and concern we keep looking outward, caring, supporting and loving one another and saying our prayers to God, and then we will find His peace and contentment here are three stories that illustrate my point
Food Banks As we approach the school holidays many of us are thinking about the joy of having our children with us. The holidays; where we go as family or with friends, to enjoy ourselves and relax, or perhaps, we are looking forward to enjoying a summer of sport and the Garden. Sadly for many homes across Bury St. Edmunds the children being at home for six weeks is something which, while it is not dreaded, does fill many families with real concern. Money begins to run out before the end of August and so do food supplies. There is as much call on food banks in the summer holidays as there is at Christmas time. So Christ Church Moreton Hall will be running another food bank appeal through June and July to enable the local food banks to be fully stocked for the summer holidays. I hope you will be able to support us.
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Tragic Incident A few days ago on church grounds we found a female duck that had been killed. On closer inspection the poor animal had two holes in its body, not caused by a gun, or an animal, or a knife. It may have been caused by somebody firing a crossbow bolt. While we are not sure exactly what happened we have informed the police. If somebody is killing our wildlife with such a weapon they should be know the church grounds are covered by Council CCTV. They may have been recorded. It is a criminal offence to kill wildlife and if they miss, next time, they may hit something or someone else. I hope we are wrong but be assured we will keep a vigilant eye over all the estates ducks we all enjoy so much.
Christian Aid. Thank you so much for your generosity during the recent Christian Aid campaign. Over ÂŁ1700 was raised locally and will be going to support projects in Sierra Leone. Also thank you for sending in the cards to our local MP and the Cabinet Ministers. I have received many letters back in connection with this. So this summer I prayer for you all that you may find all the peace and all the joy and all the love you need. For I have found all three in knowing loving and following Jesus Christ.
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Director Luc Besson Cast Sasha Luss, Luke Evans, with Cillian Murphy, Helen Mirren Beneath Anna Poliatova’s striking beauty lies a secret that will unleash her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world’s most feared government assassins. An electrifying thrill ride unfolding with propulsive energy, startling twists and breathtaking action, ANNA introduces Sasha Luss in the title role with a star-studded cast including Academy Award Winner Helen Mirren, Cillian Murphy, and Luke Evans.
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HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR (Family) Westley Middle School will be performing the well loved High School Musical. Starts: 4.30pm and 7.30pm Tickets: £11* Venue: The Apex, Bury St Edmunds *Includes £1 booking fee This event is promoted by Westley Middle School
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