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huge fire at Battersea Arts Centre

A huge fire has broken out at Battersea Arts Centre in south London. The blaze sparked just after 4.15pm today, the London Fire Brigade said. The brigade tweeted: "8 fire engines & around 60 firefighters dealing with arts centre blaze in #Battersea. We were called just before 4.15pm." http://www.sta...
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Fri Mar 13, 2015 4:48 pm

Skier hit by plane!

We're off skiing for Easter. I've just seen this story about a skier hit by a plane (wtf!) and I started to think about travel insurance. http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/mar/13/skier-hit-by-plane-in-french-alps Does one need special ski insurance? I've got winter snow cover on our household co...
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Fri Mar 13, 2015 9:52 am

Women dragged under train at Clapham South due to over crowd

From the Standard A woman was dragged under a train at Clapham South after her coat got caught in the doors of a tube, according to witnesses. Witnesses said she survived. http://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/northern-line-freak-accident-woman-dragged-under-train-clapham-south-balham-delays-chaos-1...
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Thu Mar 12, 2015 12:22 pm

Re: Birthday present debate...

It gets worse :o

The emails are a year old!

She basically dug up some old emails to feed her Twitter followers
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Fri Feb 06, 2015 11:50 am

Re: Weird Dry cleaning experience

Wow that is SO weird!

Do you think they were just touting for business door-to-door?
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Thu Feb 05, 2015 12:33 pm

Re: Sustainable fish box scheme Faircatch launches in Wandsw

gutted and scaled?

I know almost nothing but I THINK those are worst bits right?

@Annabel, how about you get a special offer for us NVN'ers who want to try it?
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Fri Jan 30, 2015 11:18 am

Re: Sustainable fish box scheme Faircatch launches in Wandsw

Was it a bit icky to cut? I'm a bit squeamish!!!
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Fri Jan 30, 2015 10:03 am

What is ParkRun?

hi
I've seen a ton of annoucements about ParkRun coming to Wandsworth.

What is it?

Sounds like a run in the park (duh!) but all the excitement looks like there may be more to it.

Thanks
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Tue Jan 27, 2015 1:06 pm

Solar power on a London terrace?

Hi I've been thinking about Solar for a while and read an article in the Guardian where it said that the cost of putting in panels for a London home is now 7k. http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/jan/26/why-london-is-rubbish-at-solar Has anyone put solar on a typical terrace house in SW Lond...
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Mon Jan 26, 2015 11:50 am

Attempted child abductions from Lambeth?

Police have stepped up patrols around schools after a spate of reports of men approaching children and asking them to leave with them. Scotland Yard said girls as young as 10 have been targeted by a man or men in south London. http://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/police-step-up-school-patrols-after-...
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Thu Jan 22, 2015 10:36 am

Re: Too soon to introduce children to new partner?

I agree with Abbevillemummy. There are two ways you can approach this. 1) stand up for yourself even if that means creating a bit of an atmosphere, after all it's his "fault" 2) do everything you can to make the atmosphere at home "friendly" and reap the massive rewards later. I too, like AM, have a...
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Thu Jan 15, 2015 5:09 pm

Re: Where to buy Charlie Hebdo?

they have this on their site... Dear customers, We are doing everything possible to get Charlie Hebdo. There will be no delivery until Friday morning and it is not possible to make reservations . We are not sure of the language in which printing we get it. Our website and Facebook page are the best ...
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Wed Jan 14, 2015 2:27 pm

Where to buy Charlie Hebdo?

Hi
I'd like to buy a copy of Charlie Hebdo, does anyone know where I can buy it in London?

I'm assuming with so many French users on NVN someone might know.

Merci!
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Wed Jan 14, 2015 2:14 pm