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American fridge/freezer needs new home!

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Lucy K
Hi, I have an American fridge/freezer (that gives chilled water & makes ice). Does anyone want it? It's a bit tatty, but it still works.
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Harrods bought rug..Cost £495.. £120 ovno

£120.00 in Stockwell

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Man and Van

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Alex S
Hi everyone! I'm about to move home in 2 weeks and I would need a man with a van, or maybe two men and a van given there are some heavy items (washing machine, bed, 3-seater sofa...).   If you have any recommendation, please let me know.  Thanks in ... [ more ]
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We used and would recommend ,Adrian Kozur , based in Streatham to move flats for my daughter. 07977505505 07940565344 £25 per hour, very pleasant with clean van with straps and covers etc.
Sonia S
Hi Alex my friends and I have previously used Move & co. We have always found them to be trustworthy, reliable and super friendly! They may be slightly more expensive than the above post but for peace of mind defo worth it! Call them on: 02031987822 ... [ more ]

Come and join us at Neighbourhood Neighbourhood Wednesday Rhyme Time

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Southside Scout Centre, 197 Balham High Rd (corner of Elmfield Road) SW12 9BE
Neighbourhood Network SW12 and SW17
Neighbourhood Wednesday Rhyme Time with  Blueberry Playsongs starts again - bring your under 5's and   enjoy  yourselves Free ( donations welcome)  Refreshments- Everyone welcome .  Neighbourhood Network SW12&17 is a group of local residents who ... [ more ]

Mentors for Lambeth children needed!

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Andrea K
Hello everyone! Have you thought how great it would be to give back to your local community? Could you be a role model for a Lambeth child and help change their life? It is very rewarding and lots of fun! Next training starts 12th Sept. Chance UK ... [ more ]
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Jojo S
This sounds like a very good and positive thing to do.  You say the next training starts on 12th Sept.  How long is the training?  I go away on the 17th for 5 days but then I will be available.
Andrea K
Hi Jojo, The next mentor training is on the following 3 Saturdays, 12th, 19th and 26th September from 10am to 4pm. You would need to attend all 3 days of training so maybe the October one would be more suitable for you; this is on 3rd, 10th and 17th ... [ more ]

Record player and tape to tape repairs

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Bryan S
Hi , all  I need to have a old record player repaired ,also a reel to reel tape recorder any suggestions / recommendations please , near to clapham  , Thanks
Robin FT
Please let me know if you find someone. I have an amplifier that needs repair and the person I used to use isn't doing it any more.
Juliette Y
Hi Bryan, I need a strong lad to help me dig some soil out from the top layer of the front garden in order to lower the ground by about 3 ins to prepare it for covering it with pebbles, the area is not big.  Can you please give me the details of the lad ... [ more ]

I need a Builder/Plumber/Decorater

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Lesley T
I need to put in a new shower tray, in small upstairs shower room.   Put in a new folding shower door, and shower fittings (the same as the ones already in hopefully, so that I don't have to replace tiling etc).. Lay very small floor with something as ... [ more ]
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Velfac windows

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Maya K
Hi all, has anyone had Velfac windows installed in their home? I am thinking of replacing a wooden sash at the back of my house with a Velfac casement window and would love to know:  - are you happy with windows and are there any pros and cons you could ... [ more ]
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Maya K
Thanks Vix, that is helpful, I agree about the look of the house, but it is at the back and as I have bifold doors already I think it will work to have a matching contemporary look to the windows. And Sandra you are right about the FENSA certificate, ... [ more ]

Drain survey

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Maya K
Could anyone recommend a drain survey company, please?  (My drains are no trouble but I want to do a precautionary survey before building work takes place).  Thank you! Maya
Claire RB
Hi Maya, I run a lettings and property management company and reguarly use Don The Drain - he's very professional, competitively priced and friendly too! Don: 07973 370956
Maya K
Thanks Claire! He is away at present but I will call him on his return.

Old vinyl records...

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Does anyone have any old records they might be interested in selling/giving away? We have a 15 year old vinyl enthusiast who is getting in to the music of the 60s 70s & 80s….
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Alun P
Giga I'll have another look tomorrow since I'm going there to drop off a load of DVDs, I'll try cleaning my glasses before I go in!

Flat clearance - company or charity needed

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Katharine B
Loughborough Junction small flat - selling it. Need it cleared. Don't want to pay much for this and hoping it will be cleared in one go. Happy for one individual to come and take everything away too if you know of anyone! 
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Wandsworth Oasis Tooting
Thanks to everyone who has mentioned Oasis. If you would like us to come, please call 020 8769 3845. We collect for free. Only things we can't take are sofas without fire labels (legally can't sell), filthy mattresses, some white goods that haven't been ... [ more ]

Beko Fridge to give away

Give, Lend & Borrow in Balham

Autumn G
Hi Pennie! Not sure if my husband's pm went through. We are happy to pick up today - feel free to call on 07917173223! Thanks.

Plastic guttering

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Bryan S
Hi I need a 8 foot length of black plastic guttering if any one has some left over also the clips to attaching it to a wooden shed, please

Double Room or Studio to rent Wanted Streatham Hill or Balham or Tooting

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Lily W
I am posting on behalf of my friend who needs somewhere to live.  Ideally beginning of October but she has until November at the old place but he has told them it could be sooner. Her landlord is selling up.  She works full time and I can vouch for her ... [ more ]

Sash window repair

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Shirley N
Hi, can anyone recommend a reliable, reasonably priced person or company to repair sash windows? I've noticed that part of the wood is rotten on one of mine. Thank you.

Does anyone have a dressmaker's dummy or mannequin I could borrow please?

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Notary Public required

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Sylvia H
We're looking for a Notary Public around the Clapham area to witness our notice of intention to marry in Australia. Anyone know anyone?
David C
Try here it has to be notary for Australia,
I've been to Andrew Croft a few times on Balham High Road, very quick and easy:

In need of a large Gerry Can

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Bryan S
Thanks again for your help Don, you provide a very good and reasonable price for the jobs in hand, ,  I can highly recommend you , Regards Bryan

A Stool Needed

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Bryan S
Does any one have a stool to give free, it don't matter if its a bit rickety, just need 1 for the shed, so I can sit and work in it, roughly 3 foot high would do , Thanks
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Marianne I
Thanks sc m, you are right; I mixed Bryan up!....😱 Apologies to you Bryan ! Sorry about that I expect it was possibly also that same person for the large plant pots....... Glad you got sorted out with the stool and so fast👍🏻 M

Hang gliders instructor (courses) – recommendation wanted

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Charlotte D
Hi all. Can somebody recommend good hang glider instructor (courses)? My husband likes this sport quite a lot and I would like to surprise him. Thanks in advance!
Bruce A
Start with the association  Location is important. Look for somewhere that ensures usable slopes with many wind directions or he'll be doing a lot of driving and no flying. Consider holiday + instruction?  Only tried it ... [ more ]
Bruce A
Baba Dag, Olu Deniz, Turkey. You can sip cocktails on the beach instead of shivering on a hilltop with other hang-gliding 'widows' ;-D

Print display rack

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Excel course

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Does anyone know where I can learn Excel preferably locally?  There was a course advertised on Streetlife some time ago but I cannot find it. Many thanks.
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Just go to YouTube ( and type in "Excel" and you will see loads of online courses pop up - some of them by Microsoft itself. By the way, you can learn just about any programming language that way as well - Java, C++, C#, etc.  M.I.T. and ... [ more ]

Garden Lights Free

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Bryan S
4 electric garden lights with a long cable and  power adapter , with spare bulbs free , please P M my for details  , ,,
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Bryan S
I  had a P.M. from  , A L C a day ago , sent my details for pick up, so will let you know the out come .

Items to give away

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Jill G
Random items available to collect following clear out. 1wooden chair, 6 floor tiles, 1 box of 20 white wall tiles. SW8 near Oval. PM me if interested
Thank you for the box of white tiles. They came to good use and look awesome as they are the same as some that were already on the walls, thank you very much. I not only saved a few pennies but also feel great about putting them up myself :-)  (Man pride ... [ more ]

A Mahogany Book Case---- Free ---

Give, Lend & Borrow in Balham

Bryan S
I have a mahogany 5 shelf book case to give for free , its has graduated shelves , height is 4 ft 2 ins  width is 31 ins  please PM me for pick up address .....sorry about the side angle of the pictures
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Ricky W
Thanks for the bookcase Bryan and for the help you gave me to get it to the entrance. You are very kind.