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Electrician recommendation required

Claire R in Clapham Park
Can anyone recommend a good qualified electrician. I have just bought a new cooker from Peter Jones with installation included but when it was brought to be installed it was discovered the main cable is worn and as I want my new cooker to last another 20 ... [ more ]
Wandsworth Oasis Tooting
Hi Claire We use Martin Haughley for all electrical work in our shops. Lovely man . And reasonable prices. His number is 07961 433801. Tell him I said hi if you call him. Gill

Electro-acustic guitar (nylon strings) & guitar case.

Jan C in Stockwell
Hi everybody! Does anyone have an electro-acustic guitar with nylon strings that would like to sell cheaply (or give away), as very often unable to take part on open mics or community events as cannot connect to the sound system. Also I am looking for ... [ more ]

salsa/latin ballroom dance private lessons

Aurèle in Kennington
Hi all, I'm looking for affordable salsa/latin ballroom dance private lessons with a friendly tutor to start ASAP. I am a complete beginner but fit and friendly. I am available weekdays, preferably mornings. Anyone to recommend?  Many thanks
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Thanks everyone for your recommendations. I will try Vera The Diva next Wednesday. I am very much looking forward to it. I will post a comment here after the lesson.

Room wanted Dec 24th and 25th

MM in Pimlico
My mother and stepfather are visiting for Christmas but we don't have space to offer them a room for the two nights they are here. We are looking for a room local to Clapham that they could rent. They are a couple in their 70s. Many thanks !
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Emily , Carla, Susan and Gillian thank you all so much for your offers. My mother has now found somewhere to stay so all sorted. Many thanks!

Gardener available!

Robin FT in Clapham
Someone left a message on my answering machine letting me know she needed leaves cleared from her garden but the end of the message with her phone number is missing so I can't call her back. If you are her call me again on 07905 824344 or leave a text so ... [ more ]

Black Cat found called Bolt chipped but no response Streatham Hill

Lily W in Streatham Park
Cross posting from Streatham Hill Vet's Facebook page. Bolt is chipped but someone has been looking after him not realising he was chipped. They took him for his injections and the Vet scanned him Anyway no response from contact numbers on the chip but ... [ more ]
Jill C
He looks so worried that I'n not sure even his owners would recognise him. Thanks for posting this Lily (and all the other posts you do to try and reunite animals with their owners!).

Missing cat - Angell Park Gardens

James V in Brixton
Our cat has gone walkabout. Small tortoiseshell and white (calico) female. Only about 2 years old. Last seen Thursday morning around 8.30am. Will post a picture soon. She is chipped etc. any information please call James 07740 708 344 many ... [ more ]
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Hairdresser Acre Lane

Helene P in Clapham
What is the name & number of hairdresser on Acre Lane that was recommended about a month ago? Regards, Helene
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Liz M
Yes they were Atlantics.  Jane went to Australia about 8 years ago and it was my last good haircut until last week.  8 years with terrible haircuts.  I bumped into her at the till in Tesco and I was so so so pleased to see her and hear that she was ... [ more ]

Free double sofa with sofa bed

Rosalind P in Herne Hill
I have a very comfortable two-seater sofa with a sofa bed in good shape looking for a new home. (It comes apart and therefore can fit through narrow doorframes and such.) It would need to be collected from Stonhouse Street in Clapham, SW4 6BE. Thank ... [ more ]
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Peta A
HI Rosalind, if Alex or David decide they don't want to sofa, I am interested. I can pick up anytime too. Thanks, Peta


Diane B in Stockwell
I'm looking for a tumble dryer, ideally condenser. Been checking out Gumtree but mostly too far or too espensive or gone


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I have used will to fix a locking mechanism on a polo he was well priced and fixed the problem quickly, as a mobile mechanic he came to me which was great
Sarah J
I recommend South London Clutch and Gear Box located in Bellenden Rd Peckham. Tel 020 7252 8704. Despite its name, the firm does everything ( save bodywork) for cars of all makes. Reasonably priced  and work always satisfactory. I have used the firm for ... [ more ]

Female Tabby cat Found Balham (I am cross posting)

Lily W in Streatham Park
Please Note I am not the finder. I am cross posting from Petslocated. Female Tabby Cat Found Oakmead Road Balham SW12 She is not microchipped Just in case anyone knows ... [ more ]
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Ana W
I hope the owner is found. My little Bonnie still is missing (since Aug 5th) small silver tabby, but she is chipped. This little one looks younger. Good luck with all the cross references to a happy ending. Thank everyone again for your heads up re ... [ more ]

Filing cabinet

Hi Fi repair specialist needed

Vincent M in Stockwell
Hi Does anyone know of a good hifi repair specialist as I need to get an amplifier and turntable fixed. Thanks Vincent
Robin FT
I had me Rega Record Deck repaired and upgraded at Orages and Lemons in Webbs Road near Northcote road but it wasn't cheap. Only worth doing high end stuff there I'd say.

OFFERED: Clothes for teenage boys

S B in Kennington
Hi, I have a thick bomber style jacket in Black with a fur hood, a suit jacket and trousers and some chino style trousers in various colours.  Most of them have not been used much.  Suitable for 13 to 14 year old boy.  Son has outgrown them.   If you ... [ more ]

FREE Sharp Music System

Quai G in Dulwich Village
This is available as I have recently upgraded. Used only last month connected to my laptop and has good volume. Collect from Shakespeare Road ASAP. FAULT - the CDs changer is stuck, though I expect it's a simple fix for those who know how. * 5-disc CD ... [ more ]
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Quai G
Hi R.Y, it's all yours tomorrow. I'll send you a private message with my address. Malcolm C, you get 1st refusal.

Builder recommendations

Matthew C in Battersea
I am looking for a builder to help open up a fire place and install a larger lintel. Any recommendations welcome.
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Philip B
We have a great general builder who can help you on this, he had done work for our clients for over 20 years so very experienced Graham 07966 233863
Kim E
Hi Matthew, I have recently had some decorating and electrical small jobs done via Man Friday and it was worth every penny I must say! A professional finish, very local and service was just fantastic. Would highly recommend, 020 3598 2669

Laboratory centrifuge and weighing scales

Cosmo H in Stockwell
I have a lab centrifuge and electronic scales. 20 plus years old and hardly used. Looking for a good home. Suitable for a school. Full details on request. A gift to the recipient. Contact me direct on Cosmo

Wanted: Cleaner SW9

Paul W in Lambeth
Hey, I'm looking for a cleaner in the SW9 area to clean my flat and iron on a weekly basis. Does anybody know of anyone good! Thanks, Paul
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Mo T
Hi Paul I have been a cleaner for 10 years and am passionate about it. I can provide references please pm me if you are interested . I live in Clapham North.

St Francis de Sales & St Gertrude Christmas Fair

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Church hall, Larkhall Lane, SW4 6SP - near Stockwell tube station
Delia M in Clapham
Tombola, brick-a-brace, cakes, clothes, toys, books, food, coffee/tea, Raffle tickets. Come and join us at our annual Christmas Fair on Saturday 7 November from 12 noon. Everyone welcome.
Delia M
All donations welcome.  Please deliver to the Church Hall, on Friday 6 November 6.00-7.30pm Lots of unusual bargains that you never knew you wanted!! Last year i found a beautiful Jigsaw scarf for under a fiver.  Come and sacavange!!

The Best Jumble Sale in South London - 2.15 pm All Saints Church West Dulwich SE21 8JY

The Crypt, All Saints West Dulwich Church, Lovelace Road SE21 8JY
Catherine P in Stockwell
The best Jumble Sale in south London will be taking place in the Crypt at 2.15pm on Saturday 14 November 2015 at All Saints West Dulwich.  Great bargains plus tea and cakes.  Don't miss it!
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Hot water problem

Mark C in Stockwell
I've just moved to a 2 year old flat in Oak Square Sw9. There seems to be a problem with my hot water. When I turn the shower or taps on in the bathroom I have hot water for approx 1 minute, then it goes very cold. Any tips on what the problem may be, I ... [ more ]
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Richard E
I too would highly recommend Brad of Hamilton Heating. Am sure they will be able to sort out for you. Often does work with and for us. Reliable and trustworthy and punctual. 020 7738 8967 or (07890 662713) Good luck

Low cost homeopath wanted

Reema S in Stockwell
Hello, Is anyone able to recommend a low cost homeopath in the area locally... they also need to be good with treating children.
Sarah T
Hi Reema,  I have 12 years experience of treating children successfully with homeopathy, including raising my own family naturally.  Please take a look at my website. It is being up dated at the moment but you will be able to see who I am. Best regards, ... [ more ]

Christmas Craft Sale Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 November 2015 11am - 5pm

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21 Hawarden Grove, SE24 9DQ
Catherine P in Stockwell
Browse and buy your Christmas Gifts from a wide selection of handmade and unique items, including jewellery, bags small and large, cards, cushions, bed linen, note books, tea towels, Advent Calendars, Christmas Tree decorations, oven gloves, tea cosies ... [ more ]

An Evening with the Young Jane Austen

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Ethelburga Centre, 60 Worfield Street, Battersea SW11 4RA
Rotary Club Battersea Park in Upper Tooting
Brought to life by actress Karin Fernald. Cost £10 per person including a glass of wine This event is in aid of the Rotary Christmas Day for the Elderly For more information contact Re Johnson Tel: 020 8696 6540
Fiona M
Jane Austen wrote some VERY funny plays and stories when she was young, so it will be a delightful evening.  Karin Fernald is marvellous, so it should be a TREAT......