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by bag lady
19 Nov 2017 13:42
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Sydenham wish list
Replies: 30
Views: 14674

Re: Sydenham wish list

There's a lovely bike shop on Kirkdale
by bag lady
19 Nov 2017 13:38
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Fig and Pistachio closing
Replies: 22
Views: 13105

Re: Fig and Pistachio closing

The builders work continues all weekend, started at 8am on a Sunday, Its very noisy. I've spoken to them and they are defiant, i get told they will be finished in an hour, the ]noise is deafening, I've phoned the council - environmental health work 9-5 monday to Friday so have left a message and ema...
by bag lady
12 Nov 2017 19:56
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Fig and Pistachio closing
Replies: 22
Views: 13105

Re: Fig and Pistachio closing

I completely agree, however living in a very small box on a busy road with obscured windows would be like living in a cell. Is that a welcome to sydenham?
by bag lady
11 Nov 2017 14:18
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Fig and Pistachio closing
Replies: 22
Views: 13105

Re: Fig and Pistachio closing

Work has begun, looks like the bathrooms going in, according to the planning website i can’t see that the change of use has been approved. Builders are still working despite it being after 1pm and the pavement is full of rubble, pedestrians can’t pass. I’ve been told this will be gone in an hour sev...
by bag lady
11 Nov 2017 09:52
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Fig and Pistachio closing
Replies: 22
Views: 13105

Re: Fig and Pistachio closing

Application has gone in for a change of use to a one bedroom "flat" its a tiny space DC/17/104094 such a shame to use another shop, especially as more shops are opening in the area and Fig and Pistachio was such a lovely place.
by bag lady
25 Apr 2016 17:01
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Needed - exterior painter and decorator
Replies: 2
Views: 1823

Re: Needed - exterior painter and decorator

Glen Law did a fabulous job on the exterior of my flat, he lives in Sydenham, friendly and professional. 07815 924 507
by bag lady
23 Apr 2016 11:05
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Sydenham police station plans
Replies: 0
Views: 1241

Sydenham police station plans

An application has been made for the demolition and redevelopment of Sydenham police station in dartmouth road / Willow way. Looks a very dense and dreary proposal (in my humble opinion). What's worrying is that they are proposing 33 flats in a 4 story building with no parking (apart from space for ...
by bag lady
15 Nov 2014 23:07
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Fig & Pistachio??
Replies: 29
Views: 16510

Re: Fig & Pistachio??

I second your recommendation although im a big fan of the quiche, the best I've ever had.
by bag lady
3 Sep 2014 17:54
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Roofers
Replies: 6
Views: 5501

Re: Roofers

I'd recommend RJP roofing you can find them on google and he is recommended on the east dulwich forum too,Russell Perring <rjproofing@googlemail.com>. tel 07852 972 052 Russell fixed my roof gully a few years ago and came back to let me know what was wrong with it when the neighbours builders/roofer...
by bag lady
3 Sep 2014 17:15
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Is it too late for my cucumber
Replies: 13
Views: 5599

Re: Is it too late for my cucumber

you can't buy or cost the feel good factor / smugness.
by bag lady
2 Sep 2014 20:58
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Is it too late for my cucumber
Replies: 13
Views: 5599

Re: Is it too late for my cucumber

no takers then?

Tim I'd be interested in your vag thread, i have an allotment too. Although by no means up to your standards, i'm a face book friend of yours so have seen some of your produce, I'm a beginner and any tips are great.

Maybe we could have another thread on double entendre's........
by bag lady
31 Aug 2014 21:29
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Is it too late for my cucumber
Replies: 13
Views: 5599

Is it too late for my cucumber

I've 3 cucumber plants in a cold frame on a south facing balcony, they keep flowering but no fruit, any one want to rehome them? If they have any chance?
by bag lady
31 Aug 2014 21:27
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Recommendation: Fire place restoration
Replies: 2
Views: 1931

Re: Recommendation: Fire place restoration

Is that the one on KIrkdale, he seems very good, has lovely statues too.. (i've no fire places so don't know more than that)
by bag lady
21 Aug 2014 22:10
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Lurkers come out....
Replies: 11
Views: 5522

Lurkers come out....

HI i'm a bit of a lurker well in the last few years anyway,

Are you a lurker too?? I'm coming out from lurking, I think.. any lurkers out there?
by bag lady
21 Aug 2014 22:06
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Debate
Replies: 35
Views: 13209

Re: Debate

Thanks and welcome Pally Your post is like a breath of fresh air , really its made me think. I'm feeling pretty fed up of the disintegration of topics. I admit by not posting i'm allowing it to happen, not that i think anything i may say might have made such a big difference but i am a bit frustrate...
by bag lady
26 Jun 2014 22:15
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Can anyone recommend a good painter?
Replies: 5
Views: 3473

Re: Can anyone recommend a good painter?

Glen law 07815 924507 painted my south facing flat last year, repaired rotten wood fashia's and was very friendly, reliably and trustworthy , did a great job and everything is looking brand new still this year. He lives off the high street and paints most of the houses on his road, (and elsewhere) s...
by bag lady
15 Jun 2014 19:09
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Alarm going off in upper sydenham?
Replies: 6
Views: 3645

Re: Alarm going off in upper sydenham?

It stopped at 4:25am this morning...
by bag lady
25 Jan 2014 13:25
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Laptop repairs
Replies: 3
Views: 2027

Re: Laptop repairs

I've done the same thing with my MacBook? Did you have any success with yours, or has anyone any recommendations?
by bag lady
12 Dec 2013 22:40
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Recommended surveyor? (boring I know!)
Replies: 4
Views: 2754

Re: Recommended surveyor? (boring I know!)

Hi and welcome to kirkdale, several years ago i used, Robert Austin here are his contact details,
Battersea Surveyor Limited
Chartered Surveyors
105 Thurleigh Rd
London SW12 8TY
Mob: 07976 840885
Fax: 0207 7713081
E-mail: rob1.austin@gmail.com
www.batterseasurveyor.co.uk
by bag lady
26 Nov 2013 19:41
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Wells Park Allotments
Replies: 2
Views: 1558

Re: Wells Park Allotments

HI Mary

There are 2 allotments off wells park, one on Taylors lane and the other off Markwell close, Longton nurseries.

If it's Taylors lane details your after let me know