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Does anyone know of an email address to contact Thames Water? I've just sent one to the only one I have: [email protected], but I got an automatic reply saying it is no longer in use,...
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Here's some good news in these grim times. Much better than the very unreliable PSA test: https://www.sciencefocus.com/news/game-changing-prostate-cancer-test-works-in-15-minutes/...
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Came across this today and thought of you (and all other bird lovers): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ge-cYtK8QwI...
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Anyone watching this? Beautifully acted and directed, though strange decision to do it in 12 half-hour episodes. Big career ahead for the two talented leads, I'd say. Great to see Trinity College,...
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Joy! First swifts of the year seen screaming in the sun over my house at 6pm today. What a welcome sign of hope in these horrible times. "They've made it again, Which means the globe's still...
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With the news that the cost of oil around the world is plummeting, and in the US has dropped below zero - at one point today it was minus $40 a barrel - let's hope this fall is reflected in the price...
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Great article by Roger McGough in today's Weekend i. He quotes his poem, written in the 60s: Everyday I think about dying, about plague, war, famine, global warming, the end of the world. It helps...
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Just had an email to my Hotmail address from "British Gas" about "your outstanding bill". I have not opened it, but if I hover over it, it says it comes from my Hotmail address - the same one! How can...
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I have a friend who's stuck at home with her husband and three teenage/older children, all vying for physical space and wi-fi use. I suggested to her that with some warmer weather on the way at least...
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JC about to be interviewed on Jeremy Vine Radio 2. We need all the laughs we can get at this time.....
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Mentioned this elsewhere, but thought I'd open a separate thread. It's bin collection day in my village and they usually come by 10am, but no sign. There are usually 3 or 4 in the crew, but as they...
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The other day I saw a short report on TV that there might now be a 'holiday' on MoT tests until this current crisis is over, and that an arrangement would be put in place so you could tax your car...
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Anyone else find the Imperial contestant Brandon smug and annoying, brilliant though he is? And why is he allowed to have 'Brandon' written in front of him on the desk when his name is Brandon...
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Anyone else enjoy this? I think this series is even better than the previous ones (I notice Louis C K is no longer involved, and other writers have been brought in). I find it unpredictable, funny and...
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Has anybody on AB gone through with equity release? There are plenty of websites about it, and I know there are two main ways to do it, but I've read many negative articles in many newspapers that...
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6d Head is safer with full protection from this (7) Answer seems to be PARAPET, but I can't see any wordplay - is it just a description of what a parapet is?...
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What a shame. Since Sean Newsom took over setting this puzzle, he has ruined it with his oh-so-obvious clues, usually in the form of puns, which are totally unnecessary as the clues are meant to be in...
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I think an earlier thread was pulled, but, sadly, her death has been confirmed: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news...
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Chris, having seen your recommendation of Epic as a browser, I've tried to download it, but I have pressed 'Download now' twice now, all I get is a box in the bottom-left of my screen which says...
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Anyone else feel that the latest series so far is rather laboured and has lost its spark? Seems to be struggling to find decent storylines, too, though the camp assistant is just as annoying as...

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