Tuesday's Felixstowe Breakfast Briefing

By Derek Davis

16th Mar 2021 | Local News

Random Did You Know

Suffolk is also the first place where lawnmowers were mass-produced. Edwin Beard Budding invented the mower in 1827 and patented it three years later. In 1833, Suffolk firm Ransomes began making Budding mowers under licence.

Today's Felixstowe sunrise: 06:04

Today's Felixstowe sunset: 18:02

Felixstowe Tide Times:

01:23 3.86m

07:14 0.42m

13:45 3.77m

19:13 0.66m



Widespread low cloud with further rain and drizzle through much of the day. Drier and brighter spells possible in far west later, but turning breezy. Maximum temperature 12c.

Orwell Bridge:


Joke of the day:

I just saw a man slumped over a lawn mower crying his eyes out.

He's just going through a rough patch.

This weeks' surgeries and dispensary times:

Grove Medical centre 08.00-18.30 (283197) - Covid vaccinations available by appointment only

Haven Health 08.00-18.30 (670107)

Howard House 09.00-17.00 (282706)

Felixstowe Community Hospital (458820)

Bus services:

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Live travel updates: 

Train times and traffic hold ups

Today's Post Office Openings:

Bent Hill, Wolsey Garden – 10.30 – 12.30

Felixstowe, Hamilton Road - 09.00 – 15.00

Old Felixstowe, High Road, East – 09.00-17.30

Walton High Street – 08.15 – 17.30

Trimley High Road – 06.00 – 22.00

Today's supermarket shop openings:

Co-op Hamilton Road – 08.00-20.00

Co-op Wadgate Road – 06.00-23.00

Co-op High Road West - 07.00-23.00

Co-op King Street – 06.00-23.00

Co-op Walton High Street 06.00-23.00

Morrison's – 07.00 – 21.00 (petrol 08.00-22.00)

Tesco metro – 07.00-22.00

Sainsbury's Warren Heath – 08.00-22.00

Lidl Langer Road: 08.00 – 21.00

Lidl Haven exchange: 08.00-21.00

Wear face covering. Respect social distancing rules and treat shop staff with respect.

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