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Secret Benefactor.........

Marianne I
in Wandsworth
A very big THANK YOU! to a secret (local neighbour?) benefactor, on Tuesday..... I had to, urgently, have a key cut, so I set off to SDS, in Northcote Road, (who amongst, many, other facilities offer an outstanding and extremely well priced, ... [ more ]
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Hari T
I also put back tickets with unexpired time. (Don't know if it is legal or not :)  )  Now, with more and more electronic parking...

Seeking: Sewing guru or someone who dabbles in upholstery

Shanna P
in Upper Tooting
Before we all disappear into Nextdoor and I lose all you lovely contacts I thought I would ask about something I've been meaning to ask for ages! I have a job for someone who is creative and has a sewing machine.  We have sofas which the cats have ... [ more ]
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Boohoo, last day! Bye peeps!!!

in Balham
Thank you Streetlife and Streetlifers, otherwise I would probably have never met some excellent new people (Sarah B, Sylvia, Tracey and many other top-notch locals),  nor benefited from local trade recommendations, nor been tipped off about things I ... [ more ]


in Wandsworth
Goodbye Streetlifers! Thanks for your advice, information, items, collaboration, friendship and generosity. Good luck and bless you all. Mythili

The search is on for Max the cat

Camilla T
in Wandsworth
To everyone in the Wandsworth area: we have called in professional help to find our lovely cat Max, who has now been missing for over two weeks. A team from Animal Search UK will be in the area on Friday 10 February. They may come knocking on your ... [ more ]
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Camilla T
Thank you everyone for your help and support in our search for Max. Unfortunately, he is still not home, but we are not giving up. Please keep spreading the word to everyone you know in the area - ask them to check their gardens, garages and sheds and ... [ more ]
Krissy H
Eyes still peeled & ready to take photo - hopefully will be successful - will mention it to neighbour's - good luck !

Free small fridge - come collect from Garratt Lane, Earlsfield

Inactive inactive in Battersea
Few small marks, has been well used, but still in good working order. Doesn't have trays inside, but the light works!  Click on the image to reveal more images. Will need lifting down some stairs, but I can help you. 

French books to give away

in Walham Green
we have quite a few french novels to give away suitable for ages 11+ up to a level.   Would like to give the whole lot away to one person. Many thanks
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Looking for ASlevel Biology tutor

Caz L
in Southfields
Morning ..Mock results in this week !!   Looking for a Biology tutor for my 16 yr old son studying AS level Biology ,new curriculum this year ,   A   personal recommendation ..word of mouth is so helpful rather than approaching all these tutors ... [ more ]
Isobel B
Hi, My name is Georgina, I am the daughter of Isobel B. I studied biology A level at James Allen's Girls School and left in 2013. I currently tutor a few GCSE students in the local area in the sciences, alongside my own Masters Studies at LSE. I ... [ more ]


flexibility/yoga teacher

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Linda D
I run yoga and movement classes for small groups and one to one. We are 5 minutes from Southfields Station.

New vacancy: Horticulture Trainer, Assessor and Deputy Manager

Share Community in Sands End
We are looking for a creative and skilled trainer and assessor who can work alongside our Horticulture Training Manager to deliver horticulture training, support the work of our gardening social enterprise and fulfil assessor duties for all of our ... [ more ]

Man/woman and van

Jordan D
in Wandsworth
Hello! Can anyone recommend a 'man with van'? (Reasonably priced) I need to take 3 large rolls of carpet and a dismantled bed to a waste disposal center in Nine Elms. Any recommendations?
Annabel C
Yes Jordan, I can highly recommend Andrew Grainger who moved a couple of items of furniture for me recently. I found him recommended on here by other Streetlifers. He will do a good job and charges only £40 an hour. Contact him on 07411 633551.

virgin media

Louise S
in Putney Heath
Service even worse not really working at all. Found out that Branson has sold it off for tax purposes it seems. The new owners are a huge American company called Liberty Global. One can only guess as they are based in the States they will not care ... [ more ]
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Alexander F
Louise. Go for it. I fully back you. They call it high utilisation. Notably, if you complain on a regular basis you'll get £8 back each month. They should also let you out of your contract for the same reason. I'm yet to test that one. If it ... [ more ]
Jaquie F
I'll add my email address too. I'm fed up with the outtages, it happens all too frequently. Write to CEO Michael Fries at Liberty Global Address: Griffin House, 161 Hammersmith Rd, London W6 8BS Phone: 020 8483 6300

Rug Doctor carpet detergent to give away

House cleaner in Balham wanted

Mat S
in Streatham
We need a reliable personable self-employed house cleaner with references from happy clients for three hours fortnightly in Balham. Can anyone help? Thanks!
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Work top off cut wanted

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Diane R
Hi Marie Sorry I seem to have missed your messages.  There is one piece 160 x 60, another 76 x 60 and a couple of smaller pieces (the plumber cut the wrong size hole for the sink so quite a lot of waste)! Regards Diane
Thank you so much Sylvia. But it seems Diane has a larger piece which would work out better. Diana thank you so much, that's perfect. I'm in Southfields too, when could I collect please? Unfortunately I can't pm you, so here's my mobile if you ... [ more ]

Plumber - tiler

Editrix in Balham
Shower leaking into the floor below and looking for a good all round plumber tiler to come out soonest ? To sw12 thank you
Jack S
Dear Editrix Call Joel on 07715206815 or see the link for your shower leaking and tiling. Regards
Tato N
Hi. Have u sorted out the problem with ur shower. If not give me a ring . I can help u on that problem u got. Tato 07802698063. I live on the area

iMac problem

in West Hill
My iMac has failed to start properly after freezing while using Gmail. It's quite old but was able to run with El Capitan OS. Now it loads very slowly and leaves a grey screen and no programme. I managed to run disk utility but no improvement. Has ... [ more ]
Vincent S
Hi Have you backed up your data? Do you know which year, you Mac is from? I can have a look at it this evening or tomorrow. 07590197399

Ikea wardrobe (no doors) to give away SW19

Stephanie T in Merton
I have an Ikea wardrobe to give away. I think it's the ANEBODA model pictured below, but it's in beech effect, not white as in the photo.  It has no doors but someone still might find a use for it. If you're interested please PM your phone number to ... [ more ]

Electric sockets need replacing X 2 +

Gillian P
in Earlsfield
Small electric job :- blank off two sockets in basement . Lounge fix new double socket Bedroom blank off cracked socket SW16 1 RG Price please? Tooting Bec Gardens
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Lara Z
Hi Gillian, try Steve Thorne from Cre8electricity 07939 443653. He's done 3 jobs for me in the last year. Super reliable and professional and not expensive !

Garden design and general help

in Tooting Graveney
Hi there.  I am looking for someone to come and bring some life into our back garden.  We need new fence panels, possibly new shed and then a real help in bringing our garden to life with design and plants.  We are very close to Tooting Bec. ... [ more ]
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Silvia M
I strongly recommend Andy Newman. He is very had working, clean, organised, attention to detail and a great designer -and he is local-. He has just done my back garden including landscaping it; garden fences and garden office. He is very affordable ... [ more ]

Bop It Toys

Marnie H in Earlsfield
Hi Everyone, I'm really desperate for some Bop It toys (or anything similar) for a project I am working on (I am a Graphic Design student, slightly random)  If anyone has any they don't want anymore I am willing to take them off you! Let me know. Thanks!

Cordless phone conundrum.....

Marianne I
in Wandsworth
One of my 4 cordless, Panasonic, telephone handset suddenly needs recharging much more frequently. [1GAQA053166 CE0470 Model No KX-TGA850E] As I do use this one a lot, maybe most often?, I was not entirely surprised. So I thought I would change over ... [ more ]
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I too had this problem and I replaced the rechargeable batteries in all the handsets and problem solved.
Angela S
One of my handsets has just 'gone dark' it still rings and I can use it to answer but not for making calls as it doesn't show anything, any idea's anyone please, even my basic technology seems to be getting at me at the moment

Scaffold shelving

Nick L in Earlsfield
Hi all, I am looking for someone who can build me some scaffold shelving (example pic attached). Thanks.
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Recommendations for gym equipment repair?

Vera Blagev Abstract Artist in Southfields
Hi all, we have an elliptical machine (home gym) that needs some work as one of the metal pieces is bent beyond repair.  Can anyone recommend somebody who would be willing / able to fix this for us?  Many thanks to all!