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Checking internet points within a house

Emer H in Parsons Green
I have a friend who needs someone to check the internet points within her home.  BT have told them that that it is not BT's fault. Thank you Emer
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Bike to give away

Steve G in Barnes
I have a little-used bike to give away. Basically it is in fairly good condition, but it has been stored for quite a long time and so it needs some TLC. In particular the rear brake cable has broken. Other than that it is good as hopefully you can see ... [ more ]

Stainless steel metal worker required

Tonsley Man in Putney
Can anyone recommend a man who does stainless steel metal work as I need someone to price a job ?
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Pub/restaurant, excellent food, with small private room, recommendation please

Sarah E in Fulham
Hi, to save me hours of work on the Internet can anyone recommend an attractive central London pub or restaurant which can provide four people with an excellent lunch and a private room they can use 10.00 - 16.30 for a business meeting. Maximum budget ... [ more ]
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Sarah E
Many thanks everybody for taking the time to reply and for all your suggestions - gives me a great start for further research.
J & C
Was at the Telegraph only last week and the service and food (buffet) was exceptional!! Lovely room upstairs with bar for private functions.


Miranda F in Putney
I know there have been many threads about this but I am looking for a cleaner for 2 hours a week. I have been using an agency but I've got a bit fed up with them! I live in Wandsworth, any suggestions please!
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Gabor B
I can recommend my partner Betty Her number is 07702285181 She is reliable and very throughout.Laundry and ironing is also in her repertoire.
Linda D
If you haven't found someone, or anyone else is looking, I know a wonderful Brazilian Mary Poppins her name is Aurora and she is wonderful, her no. 07943548858.

Does anyone know a good company that can clear gutters?

Eileen M in Fulham
Hi Does anyone know of a good company that can clear gutters.  Just need to have some leaves and debris removed from the gutters of a house in Fulham.  Thanks.
Sarah M
I've been recommended Ben's gutters and they are coming next week to do mine. Just google them. They will quote over phone. Sarah

LED lighting supplier and advice recommendations please

Anne R in Hammersmith
Can anyone recommend somewhere fairly local if possible that can advise on different options with regard to LED downlights and other kind of LED lighting? We are changing the lighting in our house and I'd be keen to get some advice from an experienced ... [ more ]
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Anna P
Clive Daley of Premium Electrical. 07976 278673. He has done lots of work for me and also does ancillary services like condensation control systems.
Anne R
Many thanks to you all for your replies and suggestions. I will be following them up this week. Much appreciated. Anne

Jumble trail - would anyone participate in a collective yard sale in Wandsworth? (at your own house, just all on the same day!)

Guy D in Putney Heath
Morning all, I wanted to share the experience of an excellent community jumble trail we visited in West Norwood, SE27 yesterday because it struck me as a brilliant idea for strengthening communities, helping hard-up families, maximizing reuse and keeping ... [ more ]

The Ladykillers by Graham Lineham at Putney Arts Theatre

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Putney Arts Theatre
M K in Putney
Five seasoned con men planning an audacious heist think they have found the ideal base. Lodging in the crooked home of a little old lady, Mrs Wilberforce, and disguised as a string quartet, they plan the perfect crime. Will they get away with the money, ... [ more ]
Lisa L
Sounds great I will tell all my friends. Thank you for letting everybody know. Great idea to publish.

I phone 5 S replacement screen

Jeanette A in Parsons Green
I know this has been on street life before but can someone remind me where is good to get smashed screen fixed I live in Fulham and work in Chelsea so around this area would be appreciated
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Heloise R
I back up Vincent.  I dropped my phone and smashed the screen. I was going to do it through ismash and luckily they didn't have the correct glass in stock as I then spoke to someone at vodafone and basically, only apple will provide the specific glass ... [ more ]
Deirdre K
ismash  69A Kings Rd & they use iphone parts, a lot of the others don't. Tel 02073519656

Art painting Workshop 3h/£28

Sophie Levygaley in Fulham
NEW in Fulham PAINTING WORKSHOP 3h : £ 28 Enroled for 10 sessions : £ 250 Tuesday/Saturday from 10 am to 1 pm : The material is not included. All level . speaking French/English for adulte and teenager. St Oswald Studio 82 Sedlescombe Rd, Fulham, ... [ more ]

Deaba@ Deavas - Community Lunch Cafe Every Friday

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Devas Youth Club, 2a Stormont Road, London SW11 5EN
Deaba in West Brompton
Come and meet your community, share ideas and listen to great music. This week's menu: Blackeye Beans Casserole,  Special Fried Plantain,  Grilled Tilapia Fillets,  Tomato & Chives Salsa, Dessert: Lemon Cup Cakes Pots of Coriander Sauce and Chillie ... [ more ]

Free carpet underlay

Mark S in Parsons Green
I have a superior carpet underlay to give away. There is quite a bit. Probably 5 metres worth. Massively over ordered! Just needs picking up otherwise I will take it to the dump

Singing and Acting!

Lilia D in Parsons Green
Free Singing and Acting Lessons in Parsons Green! Discover which music style suits your voice no experience necessary. Who would like to join me??
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Claire M
Lilia thanks for your call last week. I would love to join, but somehow forgot the minor detail of the fact that I am currently on crutches and in a leg brace following knee surgery 4 weeks ago, so actually I have a logistical problem getting to Parsons ... [ more ]

Launch of Aspire2Inspire Dyslexia

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Penfold centre, 1 Neville Gill Close, Wandsworth SW184TJ
Filmmaker Sandra in Sands End
If you know someone suffering with dyslexia, please share this with them. It is a new support group organised by a lovely lady called Lizzie for the people living in Wandsworth. Aspire2inspire Dyslexia launch is on the 28th of April at the Penfold Centre ... [ more ]
Alex H
Would love to hear more about this. I am a South London Press reporter. Please call: 0208 768 4987 or email Best, Alex

Stray cat/unhappy cat off Munster Road, SW6

Alexa K in West Brompton
There is a frightened little tortoiseshell cat that howls along the wall of my back garden. She (I think it's a girl) is terrified, yet she looks plump so I am confused as to whether she is well-fed and a pet, or lost and frightened. I don't think she's ... [ more ]
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Alexa K
Thanks Barbara - I am giving her food and the poor little thing still howls regualrly. I just think she may have a home so not happy about taking her, but I will continue to monitor it. She comes every day and cries, and won't let me near her but I don't ... [ more ]
Barbara C
Well I'll do anything I can to help.   If you tell me where these noisy children are, I could go and ask them to be quieter which might help the cat and they don't know me so it would not incriminate you.   I could have a wander round if you let me know ... [ more ]

Health insurance for the over-60s

Judith C in West Hill
Could someone kindly comment on any experience they've had with different health insurance companies, whether positive or negative. We are currently searching for an affordable policy but the choice is bewildering. Any personal recommendations or ... [ more ]
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Man/Woman and van needed

Pete L in Putney
Hello I'm moving from Putney to Leeds soon, I'm looking for someone with a van who can help me get my stuff up there. There are three small book cases, around 12 boxes, TV, stereo and three suitcases. I can pay up to £250. I'll need to do the move ... [ more ]
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Claire RB
Hi Pete,  If you're able to drive it yourself, Kendall Car Hire are very reasonable and you can often hire transit vans for £40-£60 for a weekend I believe - or just need a good friend who can drive and you might save yourself enough for a new moving in ... [ more ]

Washing machine

mk in East Sheen
10 year old washing machine but working perfectly free to pick up from 28th April in Putney To any one who can disconnect.
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Rebecca C
Hi there Is the washing machine still available? My son has just moved into his first home so would be ideal. Can you send a picture. Thank you.

Oak-look sideboard - FREE (Chelsea, South Kensington)

Dmitriy in Brompton
Old sideboard. Oak look (don't think that it is veneer). A bit of discoloration and wear and tear on the top and possibly sides. This unit can be disassembled (by the buyer) Location: Onslow Crescent, SW7 3JH Size 50cm deep, 85cm hight, 160cm ... [ more ]

Found kitten

Gehan O in Parsons Green
Has anyone lost a kitten ginger colour ,found in battersea cabul road.or would anyone like a kitten .I can not keep it as I already have a German shepherd dog
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Recommended Indian restaurant?

Anne K in Parsons Green
Can anyone please recommend an Indian or Sri Lankan restaurant in Battersea area? Many thanks
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Steve P
The Indian Rooms in Balham or Indian Moments in Northcote Road both offer amazing, award winning dishes. Cooked in a ghee free way which is far more healthy but maintains authentic flavours and taste. Both restaurants are highly recommended and are also ... [ more ]

Does anyone close to Geraldine road, SW18 have a sledgehammer and spade I could borrow?

Guy D in Putney Heath
Would need for 2-3 days while I returf our lawn, ideally from today. Please text Guy on 07810 753 815 Thanks in advance!

Crockpot slow cooker soups, stews etc.

John T in Fulham
Hi All, Crockpot slow cooker, Excellent condition, working,. anybody can have it. I can not be bothered with it, but it is ideal for a working person, prepare overnight or morning before you go to work, what bliss all prepared when you return, or ... [ more ]

Part time carer Battersea/Clapham

Elizabeth F in Parsons Green
Experienced mature carer dbs checked available for reading to visually impaired, shopping and cooking etc. Liz 07795107372