Tuesday's Breakfast Briefing - includes important new opening and closing times
By Derek Davis
24th Mar 2020 | Local News
Did you know?
Anne Boleyn, who is known to have spent a lot of her time at her uncle's home at Erwarton Hall, has her portrait hanging along the staircases at Hogwarts in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.
Today's Peninsula sunrise: 05:47Today's Peninsula sunset: 18:17 -------------------- High Tide:
- 00 (3.99m)
- 25 (4.08m)
- 50 (0.32m)
- 51 (0.58m)
Today's weather:Mostly sunny day, a bit warmer with a top temperature of 9c and a low of 6c
Orwell Bridge: Open
Today's Post Office Openings: Shotley: 09.00 – 17.00
Chelmondiston: 08.00 – 17.30Holbrook: 10.00 – 16.00
Brantham (village hall): Closed
Today's food shop openings:Holbrook Co-op: 07.00 -19.00
Brantham Co-op: 07.00 – 19.00Premier Stores Shotley: 07:00 - 21:00
Premier Stores Wherstead: 08.00 – 19.00Hollingsworth's: 09.00 – 12.00 / 13.00 - 16.00
Orwell Stores: 07.30 – 18.00Suffolk Food Hall: 09.00 – 18.00
Stutton Community Shop: 08.30 – 17.30
Please don't stockpile
Surgeries:Shotley: 08:00 – 18:30
Holbrook: 08:00 – 13:00
Pharmacy opening times:Shotley dispensary: Tuesday 08:00 – 18:30 (14:00-15:00 for over 70s only)Holbrook dispensary: Tuesday 08:00 – 13:00 (plus 14:00-15:00 for over 70s only)A staff member will screen patients for symptoms before the they enter the building. Maximum three patients at any time and must maintain social distance. Click for up to date Coronavirus advice. Peninsula Directory:
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Today's peninsula cinema showings:
All showings cancelled until further notice
Quote of the day:
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
Riddle of the day:Sam was out for a walk when it started to rain. He did not have an umbrella and he wasn't wearing a hat. His clothes were soaked, yet not a single hair on his head got wet. How could this happen? Answer will be revealed tomorrow. Previous Riddle Answer:
What two keys can't open any door?A monkey and a donkey.
Join in with You'll Never Walk Alone (preferably at 07.45)