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The Rt Revd Martin Seeley, Bishop of the St Edmundsbury and Ipswich Diocese, said: "A clear decision has been made, and now is a time for wisdom and vision as the Government and Parliament steer the course ahead through uncharted and choppy waters.
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In a bolt from the blue, popular Woodbridge youth and children’s work charity, Just42, was told yesterday of the imminent closure of Woodbridge Youth Centre, its home for the last 10 years. There has been a youth club held at the Woodbridge site
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More than 2,000 visitors are expected at the Church of England Suffolk Show marquee this year as Bishop Martin hopes for a record-breaking number of families enjoying children’s activities, face painting, live music and puppets.
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As Refugee Week approaches, with its theme this year of ‘Welcome’, at Suffolk Refugee Support we are preparing to greet the next Syrian families to arrive in Ipswich as part of the UK government’s resettlement programme.
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Local charity, 'Ipswich 4 Family' is experiencing an unprecedented growth spurt and is urgently looking to train more Family Mentors in June or July 2016. Can you help?
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Pope Francis has offered his prayers and support for the Diocese of East Anglia, which last night (June 3) celebrated its 40th anniversary with a Mass of Thanksgiving at the Cathedral of St John the Baptist in Norwich.
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Darren and Samuel Noller are training hard to complete the London to Paris bike ride this summer to raise £3,000 for Talitha Koum (TK). Heart 4 Ipswich interrupted their training, with just 42 days to go, for an exclusive interview...
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Breathing space is a mutual support group for parents and carers of children with eating disorders. Anorexia is confusing! Initially it hides in the recesses of your child’s mind. A secret friend that they know you would not approve of.
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It’s two years since I was freed from alcoholism and it’s the main reason I am now involved with Ipswich based charity TK, with women caught in addiction" Sarah Page bravely tells her powerful and inspiring story
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Latest Blogs

Andrew Kleissner
So: was the result of the EU Referendum down to the collective intelligence or stupidity of the British population (according to your point of view)? Or was it in fact God’s will for our nation? That’s a tricky question to answer, and it throws up the
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Sarah Page
At what point did my social drinking become alcoholic drinking? When did it go so horribly wrong?"... Sarah Page bravely tells how she overcame her alcohol addiction... Sarah works for Ipswich based charity, TK
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Andrew Kleissner
Andrew Kleissner explores the question: "I wonder why you attend the church you do? There are all sorts of possible reasons."
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John Wedlakes
Breakfasting on a 52-week devotional does not mean you will only have devotions once a week. Rather, it means that you will have a ...
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Becky Roberts
There is a desire in all of us to do the extraordinary. The extraordinary demands much of us, and is infinitely rewarding.... and yet, Christians are to be people whose good deeds shine brightly in a way that is unique
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Sarah Page
"Just over two years ago I was moving rapidly down a path of self-destruction and almost certain death" ... Sarah works for Ipswich based charity, Talitha Koum where she now helps other women
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