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bednobs
hello, we are in the middle of trying to get PP for an extension. There have been 5 objections to it. My question (for anyone with experience) is with five objections, is it likely to be turned down...
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sirlearie
hi all , a mystery object . metal + mother of pearl tube ( like a party popper ) can anyone tell me what it is /function etc ? 4" long opens with spring inside to allow pump action . many thanks in...
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ladybirder
I have sold an item on eBay and my buyer's address is given as Manchester with an SK postcode. Ebay is suggesting // Warning: the shipping address City (Manchester) may be wrong. We think it should be...
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Maydup
We've have a marked increase in air traffic over the Norfolk Broads in the last couple of weeks. I've looked on the different flight trackers but they show very little activity. Which is the best one...
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TheDevil
Anyone had / have any of these? Is the glass and plastic lid microwavable?...
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bednobs
I have been recently bereaved. As the death was unexpected and the cause is unknown, a police investigation is ongoing. The PM has not given any answers so far, but several complete organ and various...
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bednobs
does the above cover birmingham stations? Ive looked at the map but it doesnt seem clear
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balloney
A rather odd subject, though, I was asked this question by a colleague. Any replies would be interesting....
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TheDevil
I got my Brexit coin today. £5 for a Brilliant Uncirculated Quality coin. However, it's from Westminster collection as the queue for the Mint on the 31st was too big for me to wait. Also, from the...
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TheDevil
Or is the dog trained to sort it out?...
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buffymad
Just had a storage heater installed - one of the super doopa Dimplex Quantum ones. It’s working fine and I learned how to set it, but when I have heat on it seems to be clicking a lot. I’ve got it...
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bednobs
Anyone had difficulty doing so? I have just changed through uswitch and wonder if it's going to be seamless
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bednobs
I am currently on bereavement leave from work, and my 2 weeks will run out tomorrow. I'm going to het a sick note , and im not ure how long for yet; i'm certainly not ready to go back to work now, and...
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joko
Just curious, because you wouldnt say 'he slapped him' because that implies a smack, a proper hit, to hurt, done in anger etc, whereas these friendly pat slaps are very often done in friendship and...
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711
Can anyone help with this? I can`t find anywhere on their home page where one can sign in, sign up or open an account. You can`t download stuff now unless you open an account. Opportunity would be a...
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bednobs
why is train pricing so byzantine? i went to do a short journey today for 2 adults and one child and it turns out it's actually cheaper to buy 3 adult tickets than 2 adults ad 1 child. It's just...
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Markglance
Are cheap hearing aids any good?

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