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How do you like your eggs in the morning? Peninsula breakfast secrets revealed

Posted: 03.01.22 by Hungry Hack Opinion



Bacon has been named the UK’s favourite ingredient in a fry up, according to new research. The study, conducted by Foodhub, one of the leading o...

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Ganges ward member Derek Davis' seasonal message in one word - Respect

Posted: 29.12.21 by Derek Davis Opinion



Respect - one word with so much depth and meaning. Respecting each others views, debate with decency, just showing plain old fashioned respect, tha...

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Seasonal message from Orwell ward councillor Jane Gould

Posted: 28.12.21 by Jane Gould Opinion



It has been a busy year for me as District Councillor for Orwell Ward in spite of a lot of regular meetings and events being either cancelled, postpon...

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Seasonal message from Brantham councillor Alastair McCraw

Posted: 27.12.21 by Alastair McCraw Opinion



2021, The virus strikes back...2022, A new hope Looking back on the year, it’s not been an easy one. Better of course, than 2020 which w...

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Seasonal message to Shotley peninsula from Babergh leader John Ward

Posted: 26.12.21 by John Ward Opinion



We are now at the end of another unusual, unpredictable and difficult year that has again seen huge changes to the way we live our lives. We are clear...

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Shotley peninsula: An introduction to Spiritual Communion

Posted: 31.10.21 by Liesbeth Oosterhof Opinion



During the coronavirus pandemic the Church of England has had to put public worship on hold. This means that many people who would have received Holy ...

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Reflections of a tragedy and district council notes from peninsula councillor

Posted: 23.10.21 by Alastair McCraw Opinion



A week after the murder of Sir David Amess I find myself reflecting on the meaning of this horrific incident. I think anybody in every form of public ...

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Hexachordia delight Harkstead church supporters

Posted: 19.10.21 by Joanna Butlin Opinion



A great moment for Harkstead Church when we were finally able to hold our opening concert of 2021, Greensleeves and Yellow Lace. The Hexachordia t...

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Peninsula's Shoreline Benefice: favourite bible story

Posted: 19.09.21 by Revd Canon Liesbeth Oosterhof Opinion



Two churchgoers narrate their their favourite bible stories. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hf7gAL4-jswClick on You Tube video to hear Alla...

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Book review - The Astonishing Story of Mary Alice Berners by Simon Pearce: A compelling tale of a remarkable woman

Posted: 08.09.21 by Amber Markwell Opinion



“Slowly Mary Alice became a real, vibrant and exhilarating woman whose astonishing life grew more complete and complex before my eyes.” ...

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