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Re: Unauthorised Absence from School

Wandsworth do fine parents but I'm not sure at what attendance level they take action You only get taken to court if you refuse to pay the fine issued to you They can fine both parents £60 each per child This link has info from a previous FOI request
Replies: 5
Tue Dec 04, 2018 7:34 am

Re: Henry Cavendish & Rutherford House schools

Surprised that you would be in the catchment for both tbh

Rutherford House was 716m last year at offer day
HC Balham was 239m

Does HC have a uniform?
The Rutherford one looks pricey
Forum: Schools
Replies: 16
Mon Dec 03, 2018 5:35 pm

Re: Opticians for toddler

For kids specsavers are great as you can get two pairs for free with the NHS voucher
The Clapham Junction place is good and so is the one near Tooting Broadway

If you want an independent then Bellmore on Northcote are v good
Replies: 5
Mon Nov 12, 2018 10:45 am

Re: Wetherspoons to close The Moon Under Water

It is always busy so I suspect it's a victim of rising retail rents in Balham
Any guesses on the annual rent?  I'd say £150K pa
Forum: Local News
Replies: 5
Sat Nov 10, 2018 7:54 pm

First aid for teenagers - can anyone recommend a course?

I'm looking for something with training in person
Not online learning iyswim
Replies: 2
Fri Nov 02, 2018 10:00 pm

Re: Travel Agents wanted (no experience required)

How does it work?  Is it a MLM?
Replies: 17
Fri Nov 02, 2018 9:59 pm

Re: All Things Baby Related- Wanted

It takes two clicks to see a users previous posts  The OP has only posted 5 times - once about a prep school and then this thread asking for items for free I'm cynical - not everyone online is who they claim to be Anyway - getting a referral to Little Village and applying for a Sure Start Maternity ...
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 10
Tue Oct 30, 2018 8:40 pm

Re: All Things Baby Related- Wanted

alexandrajemal - you claim not to be a parent but previously recommended a school that your son attended??

Are you just fishing for stuff to sell on ebay?


Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 10
Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:31 am

Re: Wanted - Reliable Honest MOT Testing Garage That Doesn't Fool You Into Unnecessary Work - Ideas Please!

We have always used Oldridge but the council is the one to go for if you want no doubts - they can't do the work so have no incentive to fail your car without cause
Replies: 7
Wed Oct 24, 2018 5:59 pm

Re: Baby name clash - NCT group - keep or switch?

Keep the name

We had the same in our NCT group  - and it was an unusual name
Replies: 8
Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:58 am

Re: Cyclist single mum recalls terrifying moment she thought she was going to die during crash with Tesco lorry in Claph

From the photos (seen on twitter) it looks like she and the truck were travelling South past Tesco on the A24 The truck turned left into the Tesco car park and that's where the collision occurred From the article above she didn't see the truck indicating it was going to turn so she went up alongside...
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 22
Sun Oct 21, 2018 2:51 pm

Re: Graveney Vs Kingsdale

I can't comment on Kingsdale but there is lots of music at Graveney Auditions for music scholars are held in the first term Scholars get their first instrument or voice lessons for free Half scholars get 50% off Non scholars - lessons are £160 a term or £90 for paired lessons - minimum of 30 lessons...
Forum: Schools
Replies: 6
Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:21 am

Re: Trinity Fields Fireworks

Tickets are only available for parents at the consortium of private schools
Replies: 84
Tue Oct 09, 2018 9:51 am

Re: Trinity Fields Fireworks

It was always a sell out before but not now
Also tickets needed for babies and no prams or strollers allowed
Replies: 84
Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:57 pm