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[7 Dec 2016 | Comments Off on Suffolk Refugee Support Christmas Newsletter | ]

Suffolk Refugee Support Christmas Newsletter

Please see the Suffolk Refugee Support Christmas Newsletter with news of how the situation in Mosul is affecting our Kurdish clients, how we are helping victims of modern day slavery in Suffolk, the story of how one Syrian refugee in settling into life in Ipswich and details of some festive happenings!

From Martin Simmonds, Communications Officer, Suffolk Refugee Support, 38 St Matthew’s Stree Ipswich IP1 3EP

Tel 07847 111865, ..read more

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[23 Nov 2016 | Comments Off on Sudbury Fairtrade Town Steering Group | ]

Sudbury Fairtrade Town Steering Group

Read the minutes of the recent meeting.

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[3 Aug 2016 | Comments Off on Can you help? | ]

Can you help?

‘I am working with a Sudbury resident who would greatly benefit from moving some items from her home to the local dump.

We are looking for someone with a van who could drive it with items on board, to the dump.

We will not be asking the driver to load and unload items.

We are asking if the person could volunteer their time and use of the van but we can reimburse the petrol money.

Please ..read more

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[25 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Referendum | ]

Referendum

Here are two articles sent by LCF (Lawyers’ Christian Fellowship), one for each side.

They open up some issues not usually discussed, but are not comprehensive analyses of all factors.

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[6 Apr 2016 | Comments Off on Local Area Coordinator scheme | ]

Local Area Coordinator scheme

Richard Titford writes: CTiS&D members might be interested to learn about the new Local Area Coordinator scheme being run out by Suffolk County Council.

See notice.

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[6 Jan 2016 | Comments Off on Sudbury Fire Trust | ]

Sudbury Fire Trust

The Sudbury Fire Trust is now fully operational and ready to receive requests for assistance. Chairman of the Trust Tim Ayrton said “We are keen to hear from anyone who has suffered loss as a result of the fire. Please contact the trust in writing enclosing as much detail as possible about your situation.”

 

Tim explained that  letters should be addressed to:

The Sudbury Fire Trust

c/o The Town Hall,

Old Market Place,

Sudbury CO10 1TL.

 

Tim went on ..read more

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[24 Dec 2015 | Comments Off on Sudbury Area Cancer Support Group | ]

Sudbury Area Cancer Support Group

for Adults (18+) with Cancer and their Carers

Are you or someone you care for affected by cancer and would like support,  friendship & information at  this  difficult time ?

Please see poster for more information.

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[13 Nov 2015 | Comments Off on An appeal | ]

An appeal

Faith was never so beautiful as when it has it’s working clothes on. James 2:14-18.

An appeal from Sudbury Community Kitchen. We are a sub group of the Sudbury Market Town Partnership.

Our aim is to reach out and support those in need in a very practical way. We intend to begin by feeding people (soup and bread to begin with); it is here that we appeal for your help.

Due to circumstances beyond our control we have lost our venue. We ..read more

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[14 Oct 2015 | Comments Off on Tackling funeral poverty | ]

Tackling funeral poverty: time for the churches to act

Teresa Bishop draws this to our attention. See details.

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[4 Jun 2015 | Comments Off on Understanding Islam – a visit to Muslim Friday prayers. | ]

Understanding Islam – a visit to Muslim Friday prayers.

On 22nd May 10 of us from local churches, including 2 retired ministers and 2 women, were invited to observe local Muslims at worship. It was a very moving experience – see our responses . See also the Muslim Council of Britain statement on ISIS, which is fully supported by Imam Bashir.

I welcome questions or comments. Just phone or email.

Jill Pullan ,rojill@aol.com   01787 372482