Downsizing Can Be a Liberation

Downsizing can be liberating

Any change can be daunting and none more so than making the decision to move from a larger family home. However, downsizing could also be a liberation.

The children have grown up and have left to start their own adult lives, but alongside the lives lived within those walls, has come an accumulation of stuff. Sometimes, despite the sentimental value, it accumulates to the point where the


Charity Donations and Storage

Charity Clothes Donations and Storage

There are hidden depths to the whole business of donating clothes to charity, as well as a lot of mistaken beliefs about what happens to them.

According to the Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP), last year in the UK we bought 1,130,000 tonnes of clothes. However, a study by Barnardo’s in 2015 revealed that each item we own is only worn


Suffolk Christmas Charity Events 2018

Doing something for charity in Suffolk at Christmas

Many people like to do something to help those less fortunate than themselves at Christmas, whether it is donating time or taking part in charity events.
Suffolk has a well-established tradition of such events and here are some for this year:
There will be a carol service at Christmas at St Mary’s Church, Bury St Edmunds on Thursday 20 December 2018 in aid of Alzheimer’s society.