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Proposed huge advertising hoarding to deface Brixton. Consultation closes TODAY!

Clubs & Groups in Streatham Hill

I have just heard that plans have been submitted to Lambeth Council for a Piccadily Circus style huge LED hoarding in the middle of Brixton.  ... [ more ]
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Capoeira lessons - Exercise class

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Carla T
Hi all I'm here to recommend a great exercise class in Wandsworth. See attachment for details. Cmestre Jarrão is an excellent qualified Capoeira teacher who has recently arrived from Brazil to a sabatical in London. Jarrão has been practicing and ... [ more ]

Halt the Eviction of Brixton's Independent Shops from the Railway Arches

Clubs & Groups in Clapham Park

Ingrid H
Hello, I just signed the petition, "Network Rail: Halt the evictions of Brixton's beloved businesses from its railway arches." I think this is important. Will you sign it too? Here's the link: ... [ more ]
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Laura S
If it's National Rail, it will be MONEY pure and simple, whatever they say. They have already wrecked an interesting parade of small businesses in Union St - and Southwark council let them do it.
Jenny B
Saw something in the "Standard" this evening.   Apparently s.thing similar has already happened in Herne Hill (under the Arches), so that's what Brixton's in for, unfortunately!  Not to mention the businesses ........  Friday 20.2.

CherFitness Video Tapes circa 91/92

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Nikki C
I'm looking to locate 2 CherFitness videos from the early 90s.  Total Bodyconfidence and A New Attitude.  If anyone has lurking in a timewarp somewhere and is willing to part with/sell them, please let me know. Many thanks.
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Nikki C
Yes,Steve, apologies, I should have thanked everyone for their suggestions.  Just waiting for the 2nd one and a very excited trainer who has a sentimental attachement to them.


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Lexmark printer to give away

Give, Lend & Borrow in Brixton

Jo H
Hello , I have a laser jet printer Lexmark C734dn plus 3 brand new cartridges ( blue , magenta and yellow) in very good working condition . Collection from office in Hackney . Please let me know if you are interested .

White electric kettle & silver toaster

Give, Lend & Borrow in Brixton

I have a white cordless kettle and a grey/silver toaster if anybody wants it.  Both work fine and look alright but I fancied a change so have upgraded. Let me know
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Neighbourhood Wednesday- Book Swap- bring something yo have read and get something you would like to read!

Clubs & Groups in Neighbourhood Network SW12 and SW17

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Southside Scout Centre, 197 Balham High Rd SW12 9BE.
Neighbourhood Network SW12 and SW17
Do come and  join us at our next Neighbourhood Wednesday .This month we are having; A Book swap ( please bring any books or drop them off at 54 Huron Rd SW17 )   Home made cakes Knit an Easter Egg Cosy ( takes 10 mins) as well as the usual ... [ more ]

Textiles/clothes recycling

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Ellie P
Hi everyone I had a good clear out and have a bag of old clothes/pants/bras/socks to get rid of. They are not suitable for charity shops. Does anyone know a clothes recycling bank? Where clothes actually get recycled into new materials instead of ... [ more ]
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Clare G
Alternatively Asda Clapham Junction have charity textile recycling banks in their car park - on the upper level, near the side wall of the Lavender Hill Post Office.

Valuation on house for a re-build

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RF - Nutritional Therapist
Hi - need to find someone (builder / surveyor) who would take a quick look at the house and give us an approximate quote for a re-build (for insurance purposes).... Any help greatly appreciated ! :))
Peter C
Hi there. There is a simple way to do this by costings by the square metre. You can find info on the net about this. Hope that help.

Renting out a flat - advice please

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Linda S
I am renting out my 1 bedroom flat on the Brixton/Clapham border later this year. Does anyone have advice about the best way to do this? I'm thinking Advertising Getting reliable tenant/s Should I use an agent? Any experiences gratefully received. Thanks.
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Jeroen H
Hi Linda S, It's not rocket science indeed but you want to rely on an agent when things go wrong of course (which they can do). There's a lot to consider when letting out your property and for a relatively small sum of money it can all be taken care of ... [ more ]
Matthew S
All of the above is pretty accurate, I would also add that you should go ahead with professional inventory check, as opposed to doing it yourself. Those guys check every inch of your house and provide you with a biding document, therefore if you have any ... [ more ]

Urgent help with paperwork needed

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Natalie C
I'm trying to find someone to help my mother organise and make sense of a large amount of paperwork. She's been unwell and is overwhelmed and struggling to make headway alone. Somebody with a positive attitude and a practical approach who could work with ... [ more ]
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Margaret A
I am retired and do voluntary work with two elderly people introduced via Age Concern Wandsworth.  I hold a DBS Certificate from the police as an Adult Workforce Home Visiting Volunteer.  If I  can be of assistance in helping your mother with her ... [ more ]
Natalie C
Thank you so much for all your responses! Incredibly grateful. I've passed on the details to mum who had her first session with 'House Elf' today and was most impressed. Jake was friendly, patient and efficient. Here's to making some progress. Thanks ... [ more ]

IKEA malm storage box

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IKEA malm blanket storage box with sliding top available for collection. It's white and in fair nick, small scratch on the top. Cheers, J
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Any tutors out there on CF1?

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Jo H
I have to take a finance exam on CF1 April/May.  I'm finding it impossibly mind numbingly boring and really need some help.  Does anybody know anyone who could go through some of this with me please?  Can't do it on my own . . .  I DESPERATELY NEED HELP ... [ more ]

Reputable Taxi Company

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Fabienne J
Hi I am looking for a reputable taxi company in the Streatham/Norbury area. Unfortunately I have had some bad luck with 2 different companies over the last few weeks and am keen to find a company that is reliable (actually turning up on the arranged ... [ more ]
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Rita Miller
I had a very poor experience with Keen Group recently, therefore started using Greyhound cars. The drivers are very helpful and very nice. The cost is very competitive as well. Highly recommend. Their contact number is 020 8677 1212. Hope this helps! ... [ more ]

man with a van

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Learn Tai Chi

Classifieds in Embody Wellness

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Embody Wellness
Embody Wellness
Starting Sunday 22nd February, Embody Wellness in Vauxhall will be running a special six-week introduction to Tai Chi. Tai Chi is a wonderful way to improve flexibility, release tension and increase wellbeing. The particular style of Tai Chi you will ... [ more ]
Embody Wellness
To view a wonderful YouTube video that demonstrates the grace and beauty of Tai Chi Shibashi please click here.  Warm regards The Embody Team 020 7099 0048
Embody Wellness
Just a quick reminder that our Tai Chi course starts next Sunday. The course runs from 1.30 - 2.30pm for six consecutive weeks and is suitable for everyone regardless of age and ability. If you have any questions about the course or any of our our ... [ more ]

Myatts Field - running

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Good gym Lambeth meets every Tuesday evening in brixton and runs can include going over to myatts fields way, but all around the area. Mixed abilities and all details are on the good gym website.


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Jessica T
Hi.. Can anyone recommend someone that could so ironing for me on a weekly basis.. Thanks
Tina C
I can recommend myself & provide you with excellent references.   I live off Clapham Park Road, near Abbeville and can come to you or the ironing can be dropped off at mine, if preferable.  Private message me if you're still in need of conquering ... [ more ]
Agata L
Hi, i run a cleaning business and my girls can do your ironing at our hourly rate. Weekly service would be £10 per hour (min of 2 hours required). My email is and mob 07841631661

Anyone know a good, realiable, cheap divorce lawyer?

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Steve H
People forget you "Instruct" a Solicitor. If as you say it's amicable, there is no argument and you agree on sharing out any assets. The two of you can go to one Solicitor and "Instruct" them to divorce you. That will probably be met with a comment that ... [ more ]

Does anyone know someone who can fix washing machines?

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Jojo S
Good morning neighbours.  My washing machine is not spinning the clothes.  Hence I daren't open door (if it will open) as it has water in it.  Please is there anyone out there who can help or know a man/woman that can.  I live in Clapham North.  Thank ... [ more ]
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Amir Sadikot
I want Washing Machine installer. I am buying New Machine and needs to be replaced in the same integrated Washing machine place in the kitchen. Some  one who is good, quick and reasonably priced. I had a Plumber named Toby but does not seem to exist now; ... [ more ]

Lost Dog

Lost & Found in Pimlico

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Love Generation
Phew! Fantastic news! I always say - please review how she escaped / went missing to prevent it happening again. A Microchip is important but can not repatriate a dog sitting in a thief's house. Next time you may not be so lucky as dog theft is on the ... [ more ]

Interesting speaker

Clubs & Groups in Upper Tooting

FEB 26
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The Bridge Room, The Prince Albert, Albert Bridge Road, SW11 4PF
Rotary Club Battersea Park
Ben Ridgwell from (Portfolio Director for Land Securities plc) Is coming along to speak on the subject of:-  ‘What’s developing in Victoria and the West End?’ see leaflet for more details or email the

Hiring Removal Men

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Edward Miles
We are looking to expand our business in the local community and are openly seeking new employees to work on some of our vans, and trucks moving houses and flats. We are looking for full or part time removal men. Ideally with experience but we are ... [ more ]
John P
I am interested in full or part time I work for myself window cleaning, I also have experience as my friend is a man and van and I work with him occasionally, if y need anyone at short notice call me, my number is 07425259446, I am very interested, ... [ more ]

New Streatham Theatre Blairderry Road Streatham

Local Conversations in Streatham Park

Lily W
Hope I am doing this right. I am using the new app. There is a public meeting tonight, 12th February at The Hideaway Jazz Cafe at 7.30. It is about the plans for the new theatre. Here is the tweet I just read. Am posting in case is of interest to ... [ more ]