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Local businesses are listed here at no charge, as a service to help keep the community informed, and to provide support to these businesses

The Old School House Nursery, Helmingham

We offer your child an excellent start to education in a warm, homely, nurturing environment with a high staff/child ratio.  Children benefit from our spacious, well-equipped premises, a beautiful sensory garden and an all-weather outdoor play area.  A cooked lunch and weekly French & Dance lessons are optional. Children from 2-5 years welcome. Rated "Outstanding" by Ofsted.

Tel:  01473 890950

Steve Thornton -- Shire Construction

  • Property Maintenance & Repair
  • Woodwork1st & 2nd Fix
  • Painting & Decorating
  • Patios & Fencing

Tel:     01473 890411
Mobile:  07522 860067

High Elms — Storage and Workshop Units

Renovated farm buildings for lockups, storage or workshops available for rent. Various sizes from 12ft x 21ft to 120ft x 60ft.

Website:  High Elms
Contact:  Malcolm Owers, High Elms, Framsden Road, Pettaugh, IP14 6DU
Tel:  01473 890729  
Mob:  07903 604619
email:  High Elms

Zoe George - Fitness Classes

Fitness classes, sports coaching and one to one training suitable for all ages and abilities. I am based at my own Personal Fitness Studio - Fit Club at Stonham Barns, Stonham Aspal and I also train at Ipswich Sports Club and Debenham Leisure Centre.

Contact:  Zoe George, Midway Cottage, Ipswich Way,  Pettaugh,  IP14 6DJ
Tel: 07931 546 858
email:  Zoe George  
Website:  Zoe George  

Gibbons Plant Hire

  • Self Drive & Operated Construction Equipment
  • Groundwork
  • Aggregates
Gibbons Plant Ltd, Stone Street, Crowfield, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP6 9SZ  
Tel:  01449 760789    


Re-Production provides support services for all aspects of live performance and presentation, everything from world tours to one off showcases and corporate events.

Contact: Andy Corrigan, Laffitts Hall, Framsden Road, Pettaugh, IP14 6DT
Tel: 01473 892 260
Mobile: 07774 748476
email:  re-production
Website:   Re-Production

Crowfield Signs    

Crowfield Signs makes wooden signs for houses, beach huts, businesses, stables

Contact: Geoff Bailey, The Long View, Debenham Road, Crowfield, IP6 9TD
email: Geoff Bailey
Tel: 07980 184 008


AIM Supply Chain Management Ltd  

National and international shipping and turnkey project specialists.

Contact:  Paul Rooksby,  Director, AIM Ltd, 2 Millfield, Church Road, Pettaugh, IP14 6JB
Tel: 01473 890989
email:  AIM
Website:  AIM

VIP WeatherWriters  

Waterproof Clipboards  - designed and made in the UK    


Waterbooks: waterproof notebooks
Waterproof Pens and Pencils
Waterproof Paper, Labels and Card
WeatherWriter accessories

Contact:   Franceys Allen, VIP, Willow Farm, Pettaugh, IP14 6AX    
Tel: 01473 890285  
Fax: 01473 890764
email:  VIP

Puddle Plants  passionate about pond plants


Note:  internet orders only!  
Visit:  http://www.puddleplants.co.uk