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Peter W

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Joined: 16 February 2015

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Corfe Mullen - broadband speed

Jules F in Corfe Mullen
Hi, does anyone who lives in CM have a good broadband download speed?  If so...how are you achieving this please?  I'm not knowledgeable on this subject,  but I've been checking my speed and the most I am getting is 4.93Mbps and its frustratingly slow ... [ more ]
Peter W
Hi Jules I changed over to Plusnet a couple of years ago as they were recommended by Which? During that time I have kept a regular record of my speeds on an Excel spreadsheet. On ordinary broadband, in August/ September, my speeds varied between ... [ more ]

Corfe Mullen Home Watch

Peter W
in Broadstone
A Members and Co-ordinators meeting will be held at Corfe Mullen Village Hall, Towers Way, on Friday 14th October 2016. The hall will open at 7.00pm for tea and biscuits followed by a 7.30pm start. All members and any Corfe Mullen resident will be ... [ more ]
Peter W
Patricia Please come to the meeting on Friday and see me and I can give you full details. The link supplied by 'Old Giraffe' gives you a basic idea. Peter Whittam Chairman
Peter W
Just in case anyone is confused, the hall opens at 7.00pm with tea/coffee and gives us time for an informal chat before the meeting starts at 7.30pm. The Echo only gave the time of 7.30pm and did not mention that we are there half an hour earlier.. ... [ more ]

Scam Call

Peter L
in Hillbourne
Just had a call from 01425538918 porting to be from a company called ICS. Claimed that I had an outstanding dept of £3000 which was not the case. I hung up and blocked the number. Please be aware!
Peter W
Peter L, will you please report this to www.actionfraud.police.uk . The police have a huge database and they use this sort of information to chase fraudsters and also, in the case of email scams, to shut the sites down. The more information they can ... [ more ]
Peter W
Hello Alec M There is an item in our Autumn Newsletter on this very scam. As I said above, please report this to www.actionfraud.police.uk . They are monitoring closely. Also will you please send the email to :- ... [ more ]

Glazier recommendations pls

Tracy J
in Hill View
We are now looking for a glazier to supply and fit patio or French doors. We would prefer to use a specialist and not an odd job company so if you have used anyone and would recommend, that would be great. Thank you.
Peter W
Hi Tracy I use Seyward Windows. They have a small showroom at 152 Wareham Road, Corfe Mullen and a factory on the Nuffield Estate so nice and local. Telephone 01202 665723. They have been here for as long as I can remember. Ask for James.

Laptop/Computer expert needed

Jane A
inactive
in Corfe Mullen
My laptop has stopped working. Not too worried about getting it mended, but would like to try and retrieve some of the documents/photos on the hard drive (if poss) as there are possibly some of my mum, who died quite recently. Does anyone know any ... [ more ]
Peter W
As you live in Corfe Mullen I can recommend Corfe Mullen Computers. Telephone 01202 912321.

Corfe Mullen Home Watch

Peter W
in Broadstone
Hit and Run – appeal for information. At 9.30am on Monday 6th June, a lady driving an orange/red Honda CR-V (2014–2016 model) reversed into the front of a parked car, owned by Megan Lowe, at the Urban Wildlife Centre, causing over £1,000 worth of ... [ more ]

Community Safety Day

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St Nicholas Church, Wareham Road, Corfe Mullen
Peter W
in Broadstone
Don't forget to come along to the Corfe Mullen community safety day tomorrow Saturday 30th January. It will be held at St Nicholas Church on Wareham Road between 12:00 - 15:00 hrs. Dorset fire and rescue will be offering a free fire safety ... [ more ]

Corfe Mullen Gym reopening

Sarah B
in Corfe Mullen
I received good news today as your district councillor. BH live have been given a lease by the owners of the gym to renovate and reopen the virgin active site as a swimming pool and gym. They intend to have it reopen to the public by the spring 2016. ... [ more ]

White van

Tracy J
in Corfe Mullen
Ay65 rzc. White Mercedes van with 2 men inside looking at properties around rushall lane might be perfectly innocent but looked suspicious
Peter W
Hi Tracy Well done for noting the registration number. I have only just seen this but have sent it on to Neal Rooke our SNT officer. Are you a member of Corfe Mullen Home Watch? If not please join, as we need members like you. Have a look at our ... [ more ]

Police alerts

David B
in Broadstone
For anyone who doesn't already know, you can get police alerts of suspicious activities by signing up at alert@neighbourhoodalert.co.uk Here are two warnings I've received this afternoon This is a message sent via Dorset Alert. This information has ... [ more ]
Peter W
Jane H, and anyone living in Corfe Mullen are invited to join Corfe Mullen Home Watch. You can get more information on our website at corfemullenhomewatch.btck.co.uk There is a strong watch in Broadstone and I am sure they also would welcome new ... [ more ]

New front door

Peter W
Hi Michelle, I had my front door replaced last year by Seyward and they did an excellent job. I can thoroughly recommend them. They have a large range of doors at varying prices so you can easily find one that suits your mum's needs.They have a small ... [ more ]

Corfe Mullen Home Watch Meeting

Peter W
in Broadstone
19:00 to 21:30, Thursday 22nd October 2015 Corfe Mullen Village Hall Residents of Corfe Mullen; your Home Watch is seeking to expand it's membership and is in need of your help. Please join us this evening to meet the committee and your SNT team to ... [ more ]

Corfe Mullen Home Watch Meeting

Peter W
in Broadstone
Co-ordinators and Members Meeting 19:00 to 21:30, Thursday 22nd October  2015 Corfe Mullen Village Hall Residents of Corfe Mullen; your Home Watch is seeking to expand it's membership and is in need of your help. Please join us this evening to meet ... [ more ]
Peter W
I am pleased to say that Mr Rick Ford of Corfe Mullen Computers has agreed to be our guest speaker at this meeting. He will be giving advice on Computer Security, a vital subject for all computer users. I look forward to seeing you at the meeting.

Neighbourhood Watch

Alan Owl
in Broadstone
Hi to all.  I used to be a part of the Creekmoor Neighbourhood watch team, but sadly that seems to be no more.  However, can I point out to all here, that you can still recieve alerts from the Police ( Neighbourhood watch teams ) about things ... [ more ]
Peter W
I am sorry to hear that your watch is 'no more'. Perhaps you could contact some of your members, and start it up again. I am sure that you would get support from ADW and your neighbours in Broadstone plus myself in Corfe Mullen. If anyone would like ... [ more ]
Peter W
Sorry Alan, I do not know the Chairman or Secretary as Corfe Mullen comes under East Dorset. However I have checked, and the following is a link to your Safer Neighbourhood Team. www.dorset.police.uk/default.aspx?page=835 If you click on this it will ... [ more ]

Recommended Kitchen fitter/supplier

Toni T
in Newtown
We are intending to replace our kitchen units and wondered what experiences people had of local suppliers and fitters?

Corfe Mullen Home Watch Members Meeting

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Corfe Mullen Village Hall
Peter W
in Broadstone
Co-ordinators and Members Meeting 19:00 to 21:30, Thursday 11th June 2015 Corfe Mullen Village Hall The hall opens at 19.00 and the meeting starts at 19.30. All members are invited to attend and any resident who might be interested in joining can ... [ more ]

PC and laptop servicing

Rick F
in Broadstone
Corfe Mullen Computers Ltd specialises in servicing PCs and laptops. It's great way to get all your software problems resolved. I perform an extensive range of checks, repairs and optimisations to make your computer run at full speed again. This ... [ more ]
Peter W
I lost all sound on my computer and could not find out what the problem was. I tried all the usual checks but could not sort it out. Handed my machine over to Rick and was surprised to hear that my sound card had failed. This is very rare. My thanks ... [ more ]

EX virgin gym in Corfe Mullen

Va S in Hillbourne
Does anyone know what's happening to the old virgin club in Corfe Mullen? Seems so sad that it's getting neglected when it was really popular with locals??
Peter W
I am in the same boat,having been transferred and now faced with a 19% increase in fees. What we need is a club like Fitness First to take over.

Martyn Underhill, Dorset PCC coming to Corfe Mullen

Peter W
in Broadstone
The Police & Crime Commissioner for Dorset, Mr Martyn Underhill, has agreed to speak at a meeting planned for Thursday 12th March, 2015 starting at 7.30 pm. The meeting will be held in Corfe Mullen Village Hall, Towers Way, Corfe Mullen, BH21 3UA. ... [ more ]

Martyn Underhill, Dorset PCC, coming to Corfe Mullen.

Peter W
in Broadstone
The Police & Crime Commissioner for Dorset, Mr Martyn Underhill, has agreed to speak at a meeting planned for Thursday 12th March, 2015 starting at 7.30 pm. The meeting will be held in Corfe Mullen Village Hall, Towers Way, Corfe Mullen, BH21 3UA. ... [ more ]