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Re: returf my small garden

Is “returf my small garden” not some kind of slang for “get me a new wig?”

Or am I looking too deep into the meanings here?
Replies: 4
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:16 pm

Re: Clapham Common playground - a disgrace

When I was a teenager in stricken poverty and a single mum, and my young lass was growing up with me in the Glasgow ban-lieu, we had a playground. It was the only thing we had. Unfortunately we couldn’t go because it was stricken with needles from the crackheads and heroin junkies using it. Sunday m...
Replies: 9
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:13 pm

Re: Broomwood Hall - Garrad's Road Prep Closure

Broomwood hall ... huh

I strongly suggest a sternly worded letter to the registrar
Replies: 10
Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:49 pm

Re: Bitey dog

this is really worrying. imagine what the dog could do if it came across a baby or toddler and ravaged them. you really do have a duty to act, in my personal opinion. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6495435/Baby-attacked-two-dogs-dies-hospital.html Under the dangerous dogs act, you have rea...
Forum: Chat Here
Topic: Bitey dog
Replies: 10
Sun Mar 24, 2019 10:20 pm

Re: Please sign and share this petition to revoke article 50 and remain - nearly at 1m signatures!

If it is that bad for you then do what I am doing on April 1st.

I am packing my car (French car now) and leaving to go to Provence.

No petitions, no getting angry ... just leaving Nappy Valley for good

Will the last person out please turn off the lights?
Replies: 32
Sat Mar 23, 2019 5:54 pm

Re: Watch Out - Strange Scam In Northcote Road This Morning! - Puzzled!

I am a former NCA worker, mercenery and security advisor, so I know how this set up works. The guy is an agent put up to it by one of the big organised gangs. He is recruited by a gang and is even dropped off at his location of work each morning and told what to do. The gangs have several business l...
Replies: 9
Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:20 pm

Re: Should curtains be this expensive?

yeah ... rip-off ... try buying direct on the internet. Buy a couple of pairs and see if you like them. Hillary's are expensive and no better quality, in my humble opinion Shutters - there are two major manufacturers and most come from there. Buy from Hillarys and it could be £500, John Lewis and it...
Replies: 10
Fri Mar 01, 2019 10:20 pm

Re: Labour backs a second referendum! Many in our SW boroughs will be DELIGHTED...

GuyD73 - I am with you. My job disappears in the few months following hard Brexit.  But a referendum is a referendum. Evidence has shown (e.g. in Canada) that where a political party rejects a plebiscite, they will get punished by their own supporters. Or a party that takes voters to the polls twice...
Replies: 4
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:36 pm

Re: Recommendation for Builder / Damp Specialist urgently needed!

You may want to start with a surveyor specialists in damp. Have you got a leaking pipe ? Is your underfloor heating leaking, or do you have a leak from a bathroom upstairs? When it rains, check the guttering. It is possible the guttering leaks and dumps water on the wall. Is there a proper damp cour...
Replies: 2
Sun Feb 24, 2019 10:04 am

Re: House purchase - Japanese Knotweed

Walk away It is hugely expensive to treat. May not sell in a weak market and you never know, it may come back. There are plenty of homes out there in this weak market waiting for offers. Maybe you have your hear set on it but use your head and walk away. They will probably come back 5% cheaper a cou...
Replies: 1
Thu Feb 21, 2019 9:31 pm

Re: Has anyone else asked their MP to leave their current Party ?

GuyD73 - did you say you were a former police officer ?
Replies: 5
Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:13 pm

Re: Is it time to ditch skinny jeans?

What I say about Skinny jeans: "flattering for some. Uncomfortable for all"
Replies: 1
Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:01 am

Re: Cellulite, cellulite , oh I hate you !

Nothing thing wrong with keeping yourself trim
Replies: 3
Wed Jan 30, 2019 7:23 am