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Can anyone recommend a builder

Charlotte B in Summerstown
We're buying a flat in Streatham and the conveyancer has pointed out a few issues. Can anyone recommend a builder who could come around and quote how much they are to fix? Thanks
Shaun O
Hi Charlotte, I can recommend Mark Love - Mobile 07710620299. We have good business relationship.

70th "Birthday Bash" entertainers' recommendations needed

cjdg in Earlsfield
I am having a party at a local rowing club and had booked Dilly Keane (who was at the same university back in the dim distant past) but her agent ****ed up my firm commitment in mid September and double booked her so I now without a  class ... [ more ]

French classes

Clare B in Southfields
Hi, I'd like to improve my French. I haven't studied it since I was at school (GCSE level only) and wondered if there's anyone local who can and would be interested in helping me? I'm interested mostly in conversational (preferably with a native ... [ more ]
Carolina N
Hi clare, I really recommend the academy at Revelstoke Rd. They have variety of classes, and will adapt to your needs. Hope it's good for you. Regards
Liz G
Hi Clare, We also have a group on Mondays. I can give you a call if you send me your telephone number or check our website: My telephone number is 07976 56450. Email Best wishes Liz

Needed garden cleaner (Dorking)

Kannika B in Summerstown
Hi anyone know a gardener who can help me clean up the garden on Thursday 28th, we have a small garden and the works are almost done, just need to take away the weed and clean a bit more.   Kannika


Elizabeth R in Earlsfield
Hi I need a plumber to install a shower and toilet who could do this really well and fairly speedily (as we would be without a shower!). I had a couple of recommendations from Streetlife before but none have responded to messages. Does anyone know ... [ more ]
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Odd job man to come to Nottinghill

jolaurence in West Hill
I'm trying to find a good, reasonably priced odd job guy or girl to come to nottinghill to fix a few bits and bobs on a residential home. I'm flexible with days. Will be a full day's work... Fixing wobbly toilet, tightening up kitchen cabinets, ... [ more ]
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Is Lloyd a large bald guy? If so he did a good job for me a while ago!

Packing boxes

Lisa S in Southfields
Hi everyone. I am moving soon and wondered if any one has and packing boxes I could take off their hands. I do not have transport so will need to be in the Southfield's area if possible. Thanks in advance.


Molly C in Southfields
Im looking for a regular gardener to come every two weeks. Can someone recommend one to me. I live in Wandsworth SW18. Thank u.
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Hi molly, I use mark (hedge hunters)for all my gardening work and have done for years, he always does a great job. Call him on 07899 778279

Looking for a vet? we come to your house | 25% OFF first visit.

PawSquad Mobile Vets in PawSquad Mobile Vets
Hi everyone - I am the founder of PawSquad Mobile Vets and we just launched our service in South West London. For a similar price as going to a traditional practice (£48), PawSquad customers get their own dedicated family vet to examine and treat ... [ more ]

Carpenter needed

Charles E in Earlsfield
Hi everyone, I had an attempted break in which damaged my front door a month ago. I have a new blank front door in chestnut, but I need an experienced carpenter to transfer all the door furniture and hinges across from the old one and hang the new ... [ more ]


Jacqueline E in Putney Heath
Hi. Need someone for two hours twice a week to generally keep our garden tidy and to water the plants. House is in Portsmouth Road.
I would highly recommend Michael Barham, who is local and extremely good. He is on 020 8878 5025, 07971 121575 or  

Lettings negotiator

Philip B in Sands End
Does anyone know a lettings negotiator who would like a move? I am looking for an experienced high caliber person to head up our lettings operation in Wandsworth, if you know anyone please PM me there contact details.. thank you

Battersea Park retains its prestigious Green Flag

Wandsworth Council in Roehampton
Battersea Park has again been confirmed as one of the best green open spaces in the country after successfully retaining its coveted Green Flag award. Described as “the jewel in the crown of London's parks”, the award from leading environmental ... [ more ]
Jane E
I'm amazed.  WBC clearly see Battersea Park as a cash cow, not a green space worthy of preserving.  Great to see some of the things they are doing now but what about all the things they haven't done in the past and how exclusive they are making it ... [ more ]
Grannie Annie
no mention of the works that should take place to bring the park back to the orginal condition before the first e-formula race.   it is important that the extra tarmacking is lifted and the ground replanted as it was.   I celebrate the new works, but ... [ more ]

Bosch Dishwasher repairs

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King Size Duvet to give away

Linda R in Putney
Well used but freshly laundered duvet to give away.. could deliver locally if necessary
Eleni P
Hi, Linda, Can I have the duvet please? I'll be working today but if it's possible I can pick it up tomorrow. Thank you Eleni

Spare fabric, linens or sheets to give away?

Mai F in Summerstown
Hello! I'm making a few costumes and I'm looking around for fabric to make the samples in. Any kind of fabric (the costumes are pretty varied) even linens that have seen better days or floor protector sheets from paint jobs would be welcome. Thanks!
Slavica K
Hi, I have a large selection of soft furnishing cotton samples to give away. Collect today Monday or Tusday.

The revamped tower block in Colliers Wood

Teresa G in Furzedown
Hi, do you know what this former Brown and Root building will become after the spectacular transformation?
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Sue H
You know a lot more about it than I do; thank you for that information.  I'm finding so much so difficult at the moment - I have a 4 bedroom house, mortgage free, and would love to move to somewhere smaller; there is nowhere. Everything is either ... [ more ]
Teresa G
Unbelievable!you won't be able to look out of the window! It will be like a many flats are already sold, I wonder?

Motor Bikes

Alan P in Furzedown
I know I have mentioned this before, but why is it some nutters on motor cycles are allowed to use Trinity Road as a race track??. I have seen them at more than 60mph, up on one wheel and ignoring the keep left signs. They make the most horrendous ... [ more ]
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Alan P
BUT, no deterrent, these losers get away with it all the time, police too busy chasing hate crimes and the like!!
Jo H
I've also seen those chunky three wheeled motorbikes. They make a terrific noise like gun shot. There's usually two together .You can't hear anything else.

Kitchen Bits

Bubba in Upper Tooting
Hi Streetlifers, I have just changed my kitchen and have a few bits which don't match the new colour scheme. All free and must go by end of day otherwise going to the charity shop. Items include dish drainer, vegetable rack and cutlery holder.

Invisible mending for jacket

J L in Battersea
My son has ripped his new jacket (polycotton sports jacket) - it's a branded item which he bought on line with money saved ....oh dear. Am looking for recommendations for someone to make it look as good as new! The rip is near the pocket and he wants ... [ more ]

Gardener wanted

Terry R in West Hill
I need someone to trim some tall ceanothus. I have a pole mounted hedge trimmer with which I used to do it myself. Can be seen at back of garden in pic.
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Clothes airer

Hi Richard,if it is good condition I would love it and could pick up on Tuesday James
Richard B
James Thanks for your interest, but someone got in before you and it's gone. Regards. R

Spare fabric, linens or sheets you want to get rid of?

Mai F in Summerstown
Hello! I'm making a few costumes and am looking around for fabric to make the samples in. Any kind of fabric (the costumes are pretty varied) even linens that have seen better days or floor protector sheets from paint jobs would be welcome. Thanks!
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That is fine.  I cannot figure out how to send you a private message with my address but hopefully will crack it soon Sheets have been laundered.
sc m
Hi bunty. To send a private message, click on name. In this case Mai F and that will take you to their user profile. Where there is a blue box private message, which you need to click on to send a private message. Hope that helps.

New Back to netball group in Wandsworth- come give it a go!

Back to Netball South London in Wandsworth
We are looking for new people to join our New Wandsworth Back to netball group! Do you want to get back in to Netball? Enjoyed playing at school? Or are you a beginner wanting to try something new!? Back to Netball is the session for you, great fun, ... [ more ]
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Back to Netball South London
Hi Ladies. Yes exactly what Amanda said (thanks Amanda). Its on every Tuesday 5.30-6.30pm in the sports hall at the Wandle Rec centre. No need to sign up in advance, just turn up on the day and bring £5 in cash.  You will be welcomed when you arrive! ... [ more ]