Saturday's Peninsula Breakfast Briefing

  Posted: 17.07.21 at 06:33 by The Editor

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Saturday's Teaser
I speak without a mouth and hear without ears. I have no body, but I come alive with wind. What am I?
Answer at bottom

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Today’s Peninsula sunrise: 04:56

Today's Peninsula sunset: 
21:05

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Tide Times
05:36 3.64m
11:04 0.96m
17:44 3.6m
11:50 0.57m
Good on the Strand

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Weather:
Early mist and fog patches will quickly burn away this morning leaving a dry and bright day with plenty of strong sunshine. Feeling hot across much of the area, possibly a touch cooler by the coast. Maximum temperature 27c, low of 16.

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Orwell Bridge:
Open

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Joke of the day:
What is the best thing to get an octopus on its's birthday?
A coat of arms...
Did you groan? (send us your own favourite joke)


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International Space Station
01:58 AM, Visible: 7 min, Max Height: 47°, Appears: 10° above W, Disappears: 10° above SE

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See What's One here...

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Peninsula Recycling Centre
Wednesday: 09.00am - noon
Saturday: 09.00am - noon
Bank Holiday Mondays: 09.00am - noon

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Post Office Openings:
Shotley:
Monday to Saturday 09.00 – 17.00
Sunday: Closed

Holbrook:
Mon: 9:00 - 18:00 Closed for lunch 12:30-13:30
Tue: Closed
Wed: 10:00-14:00
Thu: Closed
Fri 9:00-17:30 Closed for lunch 12:30-13:30
Sat 10:00-12:30
Sun: Closed


Chelmondiston:
Mon - Sat: 08-00-17.30
Sun: Closed

Brantham (village hall): Closed

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Good Neighbours' Scheme
Shotley & Erwarton GNS 07799 873881.
Brantham Good Neighbours(GNS) 07811 630899 
Chelmondiston GNS 01473 780408
Holbrook Helpers 0333 335 5387
Stutton Network 01473 327753
Tattingstone 07895052086

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Updated surgery opening hours:
Holbrook:
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 08.00-17.00
Thursday 08.00 - 12.30
Friday 08.00 - 18.30
Shotley:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 08.00 - 18.30
Friday 08.00 - 12.30

The dispensary at both sites will be closed between 13.00 -14.00 daily for admin.
Call Shotley 787435 or Holbrook 328263 for appointments.
Some restrictions will still be in place, such as only three people allowed in the waiting room at any one time, and patients are asked to be patient and wait outside at busy times.


Good neighbours schemes are supporting patients to get prescription if they can’t attend the surgery.

Call 111 for emergency medical matters.

Citizens Advice Bureau phone advice for patients at Shotley, Holbrook and East Bergholt surgeries
10.00 - 15.00
Tuesdays: 07384429361
Wednesday: 07586741250
Thursday: 07379202164

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Today's food shop openings:

Stutton Community Shop:
Monday - Friday: 09.00 - 16.00
Saturday: 09.00 - 12noon.
Sunday: 09.00 - 11.00


Premier Stores Shotley:
Monday - Saturday: 08:00 - 21:00
Sunday: 09.00 -14.00

Premier Stores Wherstead:
08.00 – 21.00

Orwell Stores, Chelmondiston:
Monday - Saturday: 08:00 - 17:00
Sunday: 08:00 - 13:00

Woody’s Butchers: -
Tuesday - Friday: 09:00 - 17:30 (closed for lunch 13.00-13.45)
Saturday: 09:00 - 16:00
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed

Hollingsworth's:
Monday - Friday: 8:00 - 17:30
Saturday: 8:00 - 17:00
Sunday: closed

Holbrook Co-op:
06.00 -23.00
Brantham Co-op:
06.00 – 23.00

Suffolk Food Hall:
09.30 – 17.30

Please wear a cloth face covering, respect social distancing rules and treat shop staff with respect.

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Live travel updates: Road and rail
Bus services:
97/98 timetable 92 timetable.

Shotley - Harwich - Felixstowe Ferry timetable (from Monday, March 29)

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Teaser answer: An echo.

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