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Dressmaker needed

Recommendations in Clapham

Delia M
Hi I am looking for a competent dressmaker to make me a dress for my son's wedding on 13 June.  I have the fabric and a design I want made up but just don't have the time! Can anybody recommend someone in the Stockwell area, please Thanks Delia
Alex M
Hi Delia,         I well recommend my neighbor , he's a dress maker, costume designer .     Julio 07946826611
Delia M
Hello Alex Thank you!  Julio sounds like the sort of person i am looking for.  I will give him a call

Cleaner required

Recommendations in Battersea

Keith C
Cleaner required  for our offices in Clapham. 3-4 days per week. Would appreciate any recommendations. Thanx in advance
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Cátia F
Hello everyone. I am portuguese and I work as a cleaner of private houses. i need to fill the week. I have Wednesdays and saturdays free. Contact me if You are interested... I can give referees. Thanks Catia F.


Recommendations in Earlsfield

Hayden Murtagh
Hello all, I need my existing Cat Flap thats fitted into the wall replaced with new micro chip sensitive one (already purchased). Can anyone recommend a cat flap fitter. thanks Hayden
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Sarah B
no problem, Hayden - i haven't yet bought the replacement cat flap but when i'm good to go i'll be getting in touch with these guys and i'll make a note to let you know.  If you want, i'll tell them that you're also looking for them - do you want me to ... [ more ]

5 things to think about when renovating your bathroom this summer

Classifieds in The Hamilton Group

The Hamilton Group
As a plumber I have dealt with 100's of bathrooms and often been called in to fix a bathroom after a renovation that hasn't quite worked out the way it should. So, if you are planning to renovate your bathroom there are five essentials you need to ... [ more ]
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Public Meeting

Clubs & Groups in Kambala Estate Residents Association

JUN 17
Kambala Community Hall
Kambala Estate Residents Association
Just to let you know the next Public Meeting for all residents on the Kambla Estate will be Wednesday 17th June at 7pm . The Residents Association will be happy to see you and have your support, we aim to continue making living conditions better on the ... [ more ]

Need a professional builder to repair my damp wall

Recommendations in Furzedown

Need a professional builder to repair my wall is badly damp, Live in Balham, sw London,hope to find a very good one,if any body can recommend,ty. My number:07783904539  Chanda
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Thank you to all trying to help,I am just stressing on it  Hope i will find a so solution to cure it. 

Kids for Life Yimby Project - Please Support Us

Clubs & Groups in East Dulwich

MAY 15
Kids for Life
Look on our Yimby page for details about our project and how you can support us.
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Kids for Life
Sorry I missed the r in support so please follow this link instead and Support Kids for Life Yimby Project at
Kids for Life
Ok guy's for some reason the link we were given is not working so in order to support our yimby page please go to Thank you

Painter & Decorator - SW8 by Larkhall Park

Recommendations in Pimlico

Drew K
Hi.  Looking for a Painter & Decorator for the following. I have a bedroom (roughly 30 sq m) that needs wallpaper removed (it has been painted) and the re-wallpapered. one wall will be patterned paper, the rest lining paper to be painted. I also ... [ more ]
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Doris P
Hi Drew, If you want an excellent job done, then please contact Mantas on 07520217669. These guys are amazing!!! I had a similar problem. Feel free to come and see some of my completed rooms. They don't charge by the day which I found rather costly with ... [ more ]

Ikea solid wood work top and legs to give away

Give, Lend & Borrow in Streatham Park

Princess Leia
Ikea solid wood table top and detachable legs to give away. Excellent condition. Heavy solid wood top (very heavy) plus 4 metal legs as shown. 186cm long, 62 cm wide, legs are 70cms high complete with screws. Nightingale lane area to collect. Would ... [ more ]
Simona Florio
Wonderful, could I please have. We need more tables at  The Healthy Living Club at Lingham Court in Stockwell? We always have so many people at lunch-time that we have run out of tables and the volunteers are eating with plates on their knees or standing ... [ more ]

Missing Persian cross Cat Clapham SW4 Male 10 yrs old

Lost & Found in Streatham Park

Lily W
I met the owner of this cat today. He has been missing 3 weeks. Never wanders but on that day a man was working in the house so he may have got in his van. The man has no idea so it could be a red herring. The man travelled from Clspham to Battersea ... [ more ]

Kids for Life Fun day

Clubs & Groups in East Dulwich

MAY 25
109 Shakespeare road, London, SE24 0PY
Kids for Life
Bank holiday Monday 25th May 12pm - 5pm We are here your local Wrap around service help us celebrate the opening of our centre. Enjoy a day of fun with the kids, enter our raffle to win great prizes and learn about what we have to offer.

Ikea table to give away

Give, Lend & Borrow in Streatham Park

Princess Leia
Ikea table top and detachable legs to give away. Heavy solid wood top (very heavy) plus 4 metal legs as shown. 186cm long, 62 cm wide, legs are 70cms high complete with screws. Nightingale lane area to collect. Would make good kitchen table or desk
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waterbutt/ large bin...?

Give, Lend & Borrow in Lambeth

Lilja K
Hello! just wondering if anyone might have a waterbutt or large bin they don't need !? Just started a community veg garden on our estate and water source is a bit tricky! Thanks :)
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PUBLIC Meeting

Clubs & Groups in Kambala Estate Residents Association

old wood-tree trunk

Give, Lend & Borrow in Clapham Park

Pamela W
Hello Fellow Londoners, The mini London garden is threatening to overflow this Summer. I imagine I live in a mansion..not so. A 20 year old grapevine needs proping up to make room to walk under am looking for a relatively straight wooden ... [ more ]
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Pamela W
Hello Allison, The height is 7ft. the 1st beam was 12 ft. remainder 5ft...will use 2 X 2.5ft pieces Possibilities; 2 X 12footers 1 X 12ft & 1 X 9ft 1 X 7ft & 1 X 8ft (I will cut of the rough ends to square them up) The one under the trampoline ... [ more ]

Two Chihuahuas Stolen 10/4/15 Earlsfield SW18

Lost & Found in Streatham Park

Lily W
I do not have any other info than is written on Gizzy's Doglost page. See photo. If you have seen either or both or have any info and you are not a member of Doglost I can cross post it. Thanks. Male ... [ more ]
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Lily W
I just noticed on Doglost someond has put edited the extra info saying, they were each wearing a harness and Gizzy the tan dog had an extending lead so more likely they were out of the home when it happened. Have made amother request for more info.

Great opportunity to help local people with dementia eat well (while saving food from going to waste)

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Simona Florio
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25kg bags of soil, Clapham

Give, Lend & Borrow in Stockwell

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Tina C
Hi L, Very interested still. We are in Clapham SW4 also & can collect at your convenience. Please pm your details, or text me @ 07854 615 887. Thanks Regards Tina C

Kitchen and Dining Room for Hire

Recommendations in Clapham

Simon M
Hi, Does anybody know of any small-ish (~15 covers) dining rooms for hire that have a kitchen attached that I could host a charity supper club in around Brixton? Thanks

GP recommendation in Clapham

Recommendations in Stockwell

Catherine S
Hi there, I'm wondering which local GP surgery to register with - the ones nearest to me that have good ratings on NHS Choices are Grafton Square Surgery, Dr Curran and Partners at The Manor Health Centre, and Dr Santamaria and Partner, also at ... [ more ]
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Anne S
I agree - Dr Santamaria and her colleagues are great, and have got me through some serious stuff with compassion and care and efficiency.....

Your Dog magazine back copies giving away.

Give, Lend & Borrow in Streatham Park

Lily W
I have about 18 back copies of Your Dog magazine to give away. 1 copy of Dogs Today magazine more recent. From late 2010 to 2013 but a still an intereting read. Some are new and the earlier ones are a bit more worn. I am in Streatham Hill near Telford ... [ more ]

Artists' Open House this weekend 9/10 May and 16/17 May 11am - 6pm SE24

Clubs & Groups in Stockwell

Catherine P
Come and see our Open House at 21 Hawarden Grove SE24 with designer crafts upcycled with many buttons and fabrics from Catherine Potter, and watercolours, prints and oil paintings from Alison Watt Cooper.  Part of the Dulwich Festival Artists' Open House ... [ more ]
Jeff D
Thanks Catherine.  Will try to make it.  Carnegie Library Gallery is hosting 6 artists in the festival.  Come and see their works both weekends and through the month during library opening hours.

Senshi Japan Adjustable Iron Bars Ankle / Wrist Weights 20 LBS Pair

Recommendations in Dulwich Village

Quai G
My 15 year old son is wanting these, but I don't know if they're age appropriate. Are they safe or will they stunt his growth? Sorry if this ... [ more ]
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Catherine K
No worries. Its a pleasure to help. As always, I am happy to be on hand to answer any further questions you may have. Good luck with the training :-)

Two free tickets Grand Designs 5th to 8th May Excel London

Give, Lend & Borrow in Streatham Park

Lily W
My friend has two free tickets for Grand Designs any day 5th to 8th May and we can't go. I can email them to you but you will need to print them off. I got them via Martin Lewis Money saving site. I have never been asked for I D just presented the ... [ more ]
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Tanya M
Dear Lily, Thank you for contacting your friend Lesley to e-mail me the other tickets that she had available. Unfortunately my daughter has now found out that she will not be able to make weekdays as she has to go to Uni. so sorry! I have e-mailed ... [ more ]
Lily W
Not a problem. We know someone who might go for a few hours tomorrow so they wont go to waste. Thank you for letting me know.

Planning Application: Lookers, 98 York Road, 2014/3178

Clubs & Groups in The Candlemakers Apartments

The Candlemakers Apartments
The RMC instructed our planning consultants, Brown Associates, to scrutinise this application, which was deeply flawed, and to prepare and send a report detailing the RMC’s objections to the planning officer. The report was also circulated to all ... [ more ]