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Re: Eton House or Hornsby House

The feel is TOTALLY different. If you want to go down the traditional British "leave at 13 to go to public school " route then it has to be Eaton House. If you want the more open, leave at 11 London Day School then it has to be HH. Its an interesting question and one I hadn't really thought about be...
Forum: Schools
Replies: 9
Wed Sep 10, 2014 1:05 pm

Re: Run Club, just for starters...

What about if you have NEVER run?
Forum: Wellbeing
Replies: 4
Tue Nov 26, 2013 5:56 pm

Re: Difference between private and state

Almost everyone tutors in Year 6, state or indy. The stakes are too high. The only people who don't, and they will loudly tell you they don't, are SAHM with degrees in a million subjects who are as good as a tutor and so in effect they are. A head of an indy school will ALWAYS say not to tutor, othe...
Forum: Schools
Replies: 68
Thu Nov 14, 2013 2:25 pm

Re: Difference between private and state

Yes but you have to remember we are in a weird bubble round here.

There is a massive baby boom pushing through at the moment, there are not enough secondary schools and so it's become insanely competitive even for a relatively "normal" school.

Everyone is tutored.

Its depressing!
Forum: Schools
Replies: 68
Wed Nov 13, 2013 5:57 pm

Re: Emmanuel School...

What about comparing results with Streatham and Clapham. They are a more all round local school (like Emanuel) . I think its a very interesting post, discussion and a polite one too :D Private schools fees are expensive and I agree that you do want to know that you are getting value for money in all...
Forum: Schools
Replies: 53
Wed Nov 13, 2013 1:46 pm

Re: Start/end of tenancy cleaner

Try Done and Dusted!
Replies: 9
Tue Nov 05, 2013 6:37 pm

Re: B&B recommendations Between the Commons area

There is a premier inn near Balham tube, recently opened so will be v new. The Windmill pub on Clapham Common does B & B There is a Holiday Inn near B&Q although I appreciate not between the commons its only 5 minutes away There is also a lovely b and b on one of the roads off Bellevue Rd, I saw it ...
Forum: Travel
Replies: 6
Tue May 07, 2013 10:43 pm

Anyone been glamping

Calling all glampers ;)

The sun has come out and obviously feeling v optimistic here :D
Have heard about Featherdown but that's the sum total of my knowledge.

Any help or advice much appreciated.
Forum: Travel
Replies: 3
Tue May 07, 2013 10:12 pm

Anyone been glamping

Calling all glampers ;)

The sun has come out and obviously feeling v optimistic here :D
Have heard about Featherdown but that's the sum total of my knowledge.

Any help or advice much appreciated.
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 4
Tue May 07, 2013 10:12 pm

Re: best clothing catalogues?

The White Company is one of my favourites.

It's very mix and match and also easily dressed up or down. Really good for travelling. :) Happy shopping x
Replies: 5
Thu Feb 28, 2013 3:19 pm

Re: Cap to bankers salary

so is this just EU banks?

So if there is a Brazillian bank in London it doesn't matter?
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 62
Thu Feb 28, 2013 10:33 am

Re: Cap to bankers salary

so is this just EU banks?

So if there is a Brazillian bank in London it doesn't matter?
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 12
Thu Feb 28, 2013 10:33 am

Cap to bankers salary

Hi
I am not very up on business news but I heard today that there is going to be a cap on bankers salary up to one times salary.

Doesn't that mean that many bankers will get a massive pay cut or am I being naiive?
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 62
Thu Feb 28, 2013 7:02 am

Cap to bankers salary

Hi
I am not very up on business news but I heard today that there is going to be a cap on bankers salary up to one times salary.

Doesn't that mean that many bankers will get a massive pay cut or am I being naiive?
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 12
Thu Feb 28, 2013 7:02 am