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Flat wanted

Gareth L in Stockwell
Looking for short-term 1 bed flat until Christmas, ideally near Stockwell or Vauxhall tube stations. Any ideas please??
Just a 1 bed? I know of a 2 bed between stockwell oval brixton tube stations.

Heater/King size mattress needed

Pavel C in Brixton
Hello kind neighbours, does anybody has spare heater as it is getting cold and my windows are not well prepared for the winter, I am looking for one. I am looking for the king size mattress as well.
Lily W
Sorry Pavel I don't have s heater but places like Wilko and Maplin have Halogen heaters for about £15 which don't use as much electricity as say a fan heater. Try Oxfam furniture place Streatham High Rd for a matress. Wednesday afternoon an hour ... [ more ]
Pavel C
Hey Lily, thank you for advice. I found some heaters and I will probably buy one, if somebody would not like to get rid of one. For me is more important safety than how much electricity it will take.

Someone hit our car

Anett F in Balham
Someone hit our car parking on Salcott Road either today morning or a few days back. It is a black Jaguar. The other is probably white/silver.The back on the left got damaged. The person who did it left a note saying sorry and a phone number. ... [ more ]
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Mick D
I'd still inform the police Anett. It's a crime, there might be something that they would do . It might be that the phone number is registered to someone in the area who had a change of heart, the number might be registered to an address in ... [ more ]
Moderated to Oblivion
It's a self reporting accident form from your local police station. They'll file it and pass the other drivers details to your insurers if the VRM was recorded. Otherwise it's just filed I'm afraid.

Recommend someone to demolish and remove a rotting shed?

Heather in Streatham Hill
I need an old shed removed from a back garden in west Croydon, and hopefully a new one erected. Can anyone suggest someone who could do this for me please? Many thanks, Heather

Looking for a 2 bedroom property to rent

Henri G in Brixton
Hi, My cousin Cyril and I just arrived in London and we are looking for two bedrooms. We both work in Central London. Would a viewing be possible in the coming days? If you have anything else around Oval or Brixton, we would be very interested as ... [ more ]
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Hi Henri Tried to send you a private message but as I am quite new to Streetlife, my address has to be verified first. This involves then sending me a code which takes a week!. So, I suggest you email me instead. Look ... [ more ]

1 tera Hard drive has gone faulty

Removal company

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Emmanuel C
Thanks all for your responses. I finally went for Illy James who has been highly recommended by several friends. I'll let you know how it was by the end of the month.

taxi to Gatwick - recommendations please

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You are absolutely correct, Clare.  However, we couldn't risk the only train at this time not running, especially, as you say, with Southern not being very reliable!
I've always used Simply Airports for unsociable hour airport transfers. Can book online or by phone. Reliable and you can book different types of cars for different prices.

Free 4 slice toaster

FitzP in Stockwell
Hi, I have a 4 slice morphy Richards toaster to give away. It's less than a year old. Works perfectly. Must be collected asap.
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Sofa bed needs small repair

Lambeth Palace Garden Party

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Lambeth Palace Garden
Rotary Club Battersea Park in Upper Tooting
Up and coming event, see flyer for more details, if you have never been in the grounds of Lambeth Palace, it is a must see. The money raised will go towards the Rotary Club of Battersea Park 'Christmas Day for the over 65's', who would otherwise be ... [ more ]
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George H
Dear Rotary, I'm sorry. It I won't be able to come to Lambeth Palace tomorrow. But I'd like to thank you for having answered my enquiries about accessibility so quickly and fully and wish your event every success.

4 Chairs to give away today

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Garden landscaper needed

Nadia P in Brixton
Hello. Does anyone on here do garden landscaping? Or Can anyone recommend someone in the Brixton area please? Thanks
Tim M
Goodwin & Cook.  Local and very good. Martin Cook 07980 865439

tiler needed

Jon H in Stockwell
hi all any recommendations on a tiler - I have abut 1 sq mtr of grouting and a small bit of boxing in and tiling to be done jon

Can anyone recommend someone to put down lino in kitchen

joe b in Upper Tooting
I need kitchen lino replacing for flat in Balham , any recommendations please ? Thank you
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Stuart W
Sinclair Till on Wandsworth Road are Brilliant.  They put our kitchen lino down 20 year's ago - and it is still looking good.

re-cycle bags

Jojo S in Nine Elms
I need some more re-cycle bags.  I thought Lambeth council was meant to deliver them but I have not received any for ages.  Where do we get them from?  Thanks.
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Jojo S
A lovely lady in South Lambeth Road gave me 6 rolls of recycling bags yesterday.  Apparently she doesn't have much need for them but they just keep on delivering them!!? Anyway I am sorted now for quite a while but Lambeth Council must be the worst in ... [ more ]

Children's books

Popette in Balham
Hi, Would anyone have any 7-8 years old book to give away please? I would be grateful for some as I'd need to babysit my niece in the next month or so. Thank you in advance.

tiles to give away

Restal-Allen in Battersea
c 144  x white (poss some soft cream ) shiny glazed ceramic tiles, 10cms x10 cms to give away. (will need a wash)  Plus: 7 x matt dark brown tiles   c. 32 x32. Pl pm if interested (Clapham Old Town)

Clapham Common Dog-Show & Family Fun Day: Sunday 2nd October 2016: 11am til 5pm

Love Generation in Balham
***Clapham Common Annual Dog-Show: Sunday 2nd October 2016 *** The Annual Clapham Common Dog Show Returns to Clapham Common SUNDAY 2nd OCTOBER 2016 11am til 5pm It's Gonna A Fabbie-Fun Day Out For All The Family :-) Why Not Enter Your Doggie In ... [ more ]
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Love Generation
If none of those references are of any help - please do let me know - and I'll see if I can copy & paste a map of Clapham Common and place an 'X' on the site of the dog show. :-)  It will be a fun day out for all the family... :-)

Bistro table

S B in Kennington
Does anybody have a small bistro table they no longer use.  Moving to a small kitchen and it would come in very useful.
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Carriage Clock repair

Bryan S in Balham
Hi,, Can any one recommend some where I can have the workings of my carriage clock replaced ? its battery operated and where the battery fits  into the movement in the back,  has broken away  , so needs to be replaced , Thanks
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Yvonne D
Definitely Mr. Launcher, fixed my Bulle electric early 20th century clock, God value, knows his stuff and loves timepieces!

King sized Bed and Tv

KP in South Lambeth
Hi I have an Iron Bed company bed frame with mattress and LG flat screen TV (26 inch) to give away. Must be able to collect in morning of 2 October or 1 October. Thanks
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Hi Tracey Please can you confirm you are still picking up the mattress and bed frame this morning. Thanks Katharine

Moving boxes wanted

Clem P in Clapham
Hi all, very grateful if anyone has any cardboard boxes for a house move. I could come collect! Thank you
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Joey R in Newington
Hi I live in Peckham rye and looking for a cleaner would rather find one privately so that they get all the payment and wondered if anyone could recommend? Thank you
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Jude P
Ania is great - she's been cleaning for us for years and I've recommended her to several friends and neighbours, all very happy. She's on 07411 131 453.

Builder/Window Restorer Recommendation Wanted. Oval Area

Philip B in Nine Elms
We are looking for someone to refurbish a bay window and perform other similar work on two other windows. This would involve making good the roof of the bay itself and then mending and painting the sashes. There will be some rot to cut out as well. ... [ more ]
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Chris E
Ben Cooper is a window repair specialist who i highly recommend. he is based in lewisham and can be contacted on 07878564907. Speak soon Chris