Felixstowe's weekly Breakfast Briefing

By Derek Davis

20th Nov 2023 | Local News

Peaceful protest (Picture: Nub News)
Peaceful protest (Picture: Nub News)

Monday's motivational message for the week:

No need to hurry; no need to sparkle; no need to be anyone - but oneself.

Virginia Woolf

Seven-day forecast:

Today will begin mostly cloudy, with the rain clears out in the morning. The afternoon will see patchy clouds and scattered showers move in from the north at times. Windy.

Tuesday will see mist and low cloud with some light rain to start in the morning. Turning dry with sunny spells and patchy cloud in the afternoon, along with gentle winds. Wednesday will see the winds strengthen a little with a mix of sunny spells and variable amounts of cloud. Thursday onwards will be dry with sunny spells and patchy cloud. Trending milder with temperatures during the week varying between nine and 13 degrees.

BBC Weather

Orwell Bridge:


Joke of the week:

A woman in labour suddenly shouted: “Shouldn’t! Wouldn’t! Couldn’t! Didn’t! Can’t!”

“Don’t worry,” said the midwife. “Those are just contractions.”

Did you groan? Send us your own favourite joke.

Suffolk Sound

Listen to Nub News editor Derek Davis on the Rob Dunger Breakfast Show. 7.50am each day


Electric outage emergency number:

UK Power Network: 105

Radio Stations:

Fresh Gold Radio -listen now

Felixstowe Radio Go here for website

Post Office Openings:

Bent Hill, Wolsey Garden:

Monday-Friday: 09.00 – 14.00

Saturday-Sunday: Closed

Felixstowe, Hamilton Road:

Monday-Friday: 09.00 – 17.30

Saturday: 09.00 – 14.00

Sunday: Closed

Old Felixstowe, High Road, East:

Monday-Sunday: 07.00 – 23.00

Walton High Street:

Monday-Friday: 08.15 – 17.30

Saturday: 09.00 – 12.30

Sunday: Closed

Trimley High Road:

Monday-Saturday: 06.00 – 22.00

Sunday: 07.00 – 22.00

Today's supermarket shop openings:

Co-op Hamilton Road:

Monday-Saturday: 07.00 - 21.00

Sunday: 10.00 – 16.00

Co-op Wadgate Road:

Monday-Saturday: 06.00 - 23.00

Sunday: 07.00 – 22.00

Co-op High Road West:

Monday-Saturday: 07.00-23.00

Sunday: 08.00 – 23.00

Co-op King Street, Walton:

Monday-Saturday: 06.00-23.00

Sunday: 07.00 – 22.00

Co-op Walton High Street:

Monday-Saturday: 06.00-23.00

Sunday: 07.00 – 22.00


Monday Saturday: 06.00 – 21.00

Sunday: 10.00 – 16.00 (petrol 08.00 – 22.00)

Tesco metro:

Monday-Saturday: 07.00 - 22.00

Sunday: 10.00 – 16.00

Sainsbury's Warren Heath:

Monday-Saturday: 06.00-23.00

Sunday: 10.00 – 16.00

Lidl Langer Road:

Monday-Saturday: 08.00 – 21.00

Sunday: 10.00 – 16.00

Lidl Haven exchange:

Monday-Saturday: 08.00 - 21.00

Sunday: 10.00 – 16.00

This week's surgeries and dispensary times:

Grove Medical centre (283197) - Covid vaccinations available by appointment only

Monday-Thursday: 08.00 – 20.00

Friday: 08.00 – 18.30

Saturday-Sunday: Closed

Haven Health (670107)

Monday-Friday: 08.00 – 18.30

Thursday: 07.00 – 20.00

Saturday-Sunday: Closed

Howard House (282706)

Monday-Tuesday: 08.00 – 20.00

Wednesday-Friday: 08.00 – 18.30

Saturday-Sunday: Closed

Felixstowe Community Hospital (337600)

Monday-Sunday: 08.00 – 20.00

Bus services:

Check here for 77 service Monday to Friday timetable Live travel updates:

Check here for 75 service Monday to Friday timetable

Live travel updates:

Train times and traffic hold ups

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