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Re: Wetherspoons to close The Moon Under Water

whats wrong with a bunch of geriatric semi tramp drunks, I love'em

theres still a Wetherspoons  in Tooting Broadway and the nice one at the top of streatham high road and the South Circ..
Forum: Local News
Replies: 5
Sat Nov 10, 2018 3:42 pm

Re: Keep Wandsworth Clean: Litter fines increased

'Tis a shame WBC cannot empty their litter bins on the WBC side from Clapham Common. Many's a time I have walked past overflowing bins on the common along Nightingale Lane to Clapham South Tube. It is not good enough for WBC to blame the public. If there is a need for weekly, daily or hourly litter ...
Forum: Local News
Replies: 2
Mon Nov 05, 2018 12:23 pm

Re: Ricard lodge or burntwood high

I understand a large group of girls from Ricard Lodge caused the Wimbledon Town Centre fights and disturbances some months ago,,, and as a nearby resident of Burntwood School, I would say some girls there are worse!
Replies: 2
Mon Nov 05, 2018 12:16 pm

Re: What is a good brand of turntable that has reasonable quality without being very expensive?

Pioneer PLX500 for an entry DJ turntable.
Has USB out and a built in phono stage.
about £300
BTW I wouldn't use my vinyl to scratch
Replies: 0
Sun Nov 04, 2018 2:09 pm

free WBC funded courses

Free courses for Wandsworth residents and business ownersLifelong Learning have a number of courses on offer, aimed at helping individuals to improve the skills needed to find a job, keep fit, healthy and enhance your wellbeing or broaden your horizons through learning something new. Current courses...
Replies: 0
Tue Oct 23, 2018 11:41 am

Re: primary schools in tooting

I have had two children at Fircroft and still have one. Your children will enjoy their time at Fircroft. I echo all the points raised earlier in the conversation. I add though that if you want your child to be in with a chance at Graveney or a grammar or an academic independent, you will have to hav...
Forum: Schools
Replies: 5
Mon Oct 22, 2018 12:35 pm

Re: Get your education questions answered

independent 6th form, or independent secondary, or independent primary or independent all the way through?? Why do I bring this up? Because many independent educated children are switching to a state 6th form (grammar or other) in order to get the Russell group place via the slanted entrance system....
Forum: Schools
Replies: 26
Mon Oct 15, 2018 7:54 am

Re: Consultation over lorry ban in Earlsfield

WBC why the ban is needed. the traffic flow is so poor on the main routes because so many traffic lights and junctions have automated red lights and four way junctions automate to have all directions on a red with no one crossing. Get rid of traffic lights and introduce roundabouts to increase traff...
Forum: Local News
Replies: 1
Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:46 pm

Re: Councils condemned for 'shameful' rebranding of Black History Month

here is a link to one of a series of interviews Morgan Freeman made about Black History Month

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcLj2CVC1VU
Forum: Local News
Replies: 6
Fri Oct 05, 2018 12:03 pm

Re: High flying lawyer sacks pregnant nanny - loses tribunal

He does seem a bit of an idiot for sacking an employee during pregnancy. I will assume she was directly employed, ie not through an agency. He would not be responsible for any maternity or paternity pay, am I right? In which case he could have hired another nanny on a fixed term contract. Perhaps he...
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 4
Tue Sep 25, 2018 12:22 pm

Re: NEW BE.DANCE CLASSES FOR KIDS AND TEENS AT BOLINGBROKE ACADEMY

100% recommendation for BE.Dance
Both my children attend and love their classes.
And the New Wimbledon Theatre show was knockout!!
Forum: Activities
Replies: 1
Tue Sep 25, 2018 11:55 am

Go Ape 10% discount battersea park from WBC website

Go Ape is an outdoor adventure company which runs Tree Top Adventures, Tree Top Junior Adventures and Zip Trekking Adventures.Some of our longest crossings live in the urban jungle that is Tree Top Adventure Battersea Park. We’ve spiced up the Zigzag Bridge with an added layer of endurance, which is...
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 0
Fri Sep 07, 2018 12:27 pm

Re: Help Please! Son Has $ Cheque Needs To Cash - But Building Soc Can't Help

if he has a bank account it can be done "by negotiation" and costs about £10 per transaction.
cheque cashing shops should be able to help but will also charge for the service.
Replies: 7
Thu Aug 30, 2018 11:24 am

Re: Where are the grammar schools?

the grammars usually referred to are those in the borough of Sutton including Wallington, Wilsons and Nonsuch. Additionally there is Tiffin in Richmond, various inner London grammars, majority selective schools such as Graveny. I always add Kingsdale into the mix, its down the road from Dulwich coll...
Forum: Schools
Replies: 2
Thu Aug 30, 2018 10:47 am