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stoofur
Over Christmas I parked my car at Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 Valet parking. This is where you leave the car at the short stay and a driver then takes it away to a secure car park. When you return the...
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chelseaunivhelp
I study two BTEC courses (law and criminology), the EPQ and an A Level (history) and one of the universities I wanted emailed me and wrote - 'Please be aware that we cannot accept tariff points from...
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shortpaul
In 2017 I paid a regional car showroom a deposit of £500 against a potential purchase pending the outcome of a finance application, the clear understanding being that if the finance application was...
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roda
My son was involved in a car accident. He was in an area that he didn't know and inadvertently went down a 1 way street the wrong way. A car came from a side road without stopping and went into the...
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David H
The latest twist in my unplanned house rebuild is the new roof was built almost two feet higher than before, only found when the scaffolding came down. Of course the council were on it like a tramp on...
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gbh20fo
6 months ago, my boyfriend hit my friend which resulted in him breaking my friends jaw. Background: We were all in a club, drunk and my boyfriend was very angry due to an incident that had happened in...
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ToraToraTora
If someone dies before claiming a lottery prize, can the prize be claimed by the inheritors of the estate?...
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charliesteve
Hi Could anyone advise me if it would be breaking the law to return a ballot paper sent out in future elections in protest about the way the Brexit vote has been just about disregarded. I know it...
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patbhoy
Purchased two sofas from Dfs, i complained within 24hrs of them being delivered that i was unhappy that the leather on the seat cushion was stretched and looked unsightly. They sent out an upholsterer...
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Smowball
Ok so I posted recently that due to tenant refusing to let any potential buyers in to view property we had decided to serve him notice, and I told agency this. We then had chat on phone and to my...
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HenryFord
Hello everyone. I am doing a bit of research into UK employment status and UK tax status and the relationship between the two. As I understand it tax status is pretty straight forward. You are either...
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Cloverjo
How does one prove lack of consummation of a marriage?...
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notlynx
SSE broke into a rented house and changed the meter to a prepayment meter, because they claim the previous tenant owed money. The current tenant's energy is supplied by another utility company. SSE...
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blue1948
Been a while since I have been on here but here we go .Why is it 42 days to register a birth in UK ? There must be a logical answer but I cannot find out why six weeks is the limit....
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muskox
I am the only next of kin for a relative, with only weeks to live. Not worth getting a POA. Want to deal with finances now. Will banks, utilities etc accept my authority, if relative signs and dates...
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Smowball
We own a house up North and we have a tenant. The tenant was in it when we bought it and it was always our intention to sell it. It was explained to him very clearly that he would not be evicted as he...
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btrobin
A recent divorce court procedure which was not contested by my Father in Law, 94, has left us all a bit confused. The statement of Information has a section for Savings, my FIL put down honestly what...
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NannyValerie
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knitnat
My father has recently passed away. Himself and my mother, who is still alive, jointly owned their property with both names on the deeds. In his will my father has left his half of the property to...
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horseshoes
Just under 20 years ago we had an absolutely dreadful noise problem from neighbours. They own fields which surround our house and had up to 13 off road motorcycles, quad bikes and go carts. I can't...

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