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  1. boiler safety
    Started by susanb 29/03/2018

    Why do I as a Landlord have to have the boiler of my tenant, checked by a gas safety plumber every year. When a private house holder does not? As an example I rent out a flat, in a building of 6 flats, the others are all privately owned, I asked at the AGM did they have their boiler serviced...

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    29/03/2018 09:27 PM
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  2. Australia.
    Started by grassroots 25/03/2018

    Given that the Aussies have been caught cheating by tampering with the ball in the test , should they forfeit the test match and or the series .

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    29/03/2018 08:44 PM
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  3. No arrests were made
    Started by said 26/03/2018

    So what happened here? (Photo permission pending)

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    29/03/2018 07:57 PM
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  4. Macron lowers school age.
    Started by Hamble 27/03/2018

    Good news I hope other countries follow suit. "Mr Macron said the change was intended to reduce inequality in education, as parents in poorer areas of France and in overseas territories are less likely to send their children to school at an early age. ............... Age of children starting...

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    29/03/2018 05:25 PM
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  5. Looking for GCSE Maths Exam Board - Southport College Night School 1990 - 1992
    Started by Marie45 28/03/2018

    Trying to trace the exam board used for Maths GCSE exam taken at Southport College Night School 1990,1991 or 1992. Classes were in a mobile in the old car park, but Southport College say they have no record, need help to identify the exam board. Thanks in advance for responses.

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    29/03/2018 10:04 AM
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  6. Southport gridlocked ......
    Started by Kritou 25/03/2018

    ..... don’t even think of bringing our car into town - the Supercars of the Northwest. show is on in Victoria Park and Lord street has been logjammed for the past half hour. And of course this means bus chaos elsewhere

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    28/03/2018 09:36 AM
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  7. Oxford Cambridge Boat Race
    Started by said 24/03/2018

    I protest about the result! The Oxford team were not informed how strong the current was, nor how strong the winds were - the race should be run again! Repeatedly until I get the result I wanted.

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    27/03/2018 08:40 PM
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  8. Identity Cards Act 2006.
    Started by Hamble 22/03/2018

    On reflection should this country have gone ahead with identity card system?

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    27/03/2018 01:40 PM
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  9. Trevor McDonald
    Started by grassroots 22/03/2018

    Is anyone watching Trevor's documentary on Martin Luther king , sickening scenes from a bye gone age thank god . Those of a certain age will remember the civil rights movement in the US. It brings back memories of the late fifties and early sixties , memories that have been brought back by a...

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    26/03/2018 10:47 PM
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  10. Nothing political about it
    Started by said 25/03/2018

    There is absolutely nothing political about this, not at all........... Watch https://www.youtube.com/watch? v=xLGEx2x8xoo

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    26/03/2018 06:39 PM
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  11. Was Corbyn right to sack Smith?
    Started by Hamble 24/03/2018

    "Owen Smith says he "stood by his principles" in calling for another EU referendum - a move which resulted in his sacking from Labour's shadow cabinet. The former shadow Northern Ireland secretary said Jeremy Corbyn had made a "mistake" in firing him. He also said the party should "shift its...

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    26/03/2018 04:41 PM
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  12. Vince Gill has joined The Eagles
    Started by xroads 25/03/2018

    I only found out last night that the great country guitarist/singer/songwriter Vince Gill has joined The Eagles taking lead vocals on a lot of the songs that the late Glen Frey used to sing. https://www.youtube.com/watch ?v=uJV1X6W3Zpc

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    26/03/2018 01:15 PM
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  13. Mr. Universe
    Started by said 21/03/2018

    Has anyone noticed the changes that have occurred in the Men's Body Building Championships since the 1960's?

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    26/03/2018 01:12 PM
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  14. Thumbs up Mick gilly
    Started by thunderbird4 24/03/2018

    Anyone know Mick's phone number. I may need a bed moving for a friend of mine for some respite care. Does he still do light item moves it is only a single bed and matress from Birkdale to Sussex Road area. Thanks

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    25/03/2018 06:12 PM
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  15. Hickorys
    Started by grassroots 21/03/2018

    Has anyone tried Hickorys in Folkestone Road yet , if so what are your views on the food and service .

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    25/03/2018 08:55 AM
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  16. Don't be late for work tomorrow.
    Started by whiplash 24/03/2018

    Clocks go forward one hour at 1am.:)

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    24/03/2018 08:23 PM
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  17. US Gun Laws.....Cranked Up To Next Level Of Silly!!
    Started by SteM 24/03/2018

    Just saw this on the news and was left speechless.........:gasp https://news.sky.com/story/bu ckets-of-rocks-placed-in-penns ylvanian-schools-to-thwart-mas s-shootings-11302473

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    24/03/2018 04:37 PM
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  18. Ant McPartlin has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving
    Started by roving-eye 19/03/2018

    Ant McPartlin was arrested on ‘suspicion of drink driving’, after he was involved in a three-car smash in London on Sunday. The Saturday Night Takeaway host was taken away by police around 4pm on Sunday after he was involved in the smash in South West london. According to The Sun, witnesses...

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    24/03/2018 01:05 PM
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  19. Closing down - grantham road chippy
    Started by Mr Saxon 23/03/2018

    I learned earlier today that Grantham Rd Chippy in Birkdale will close down for good after last servings tomorrow night. I used to go here a lot back in the day. Apparently it is being turned into some kind of salon for nails etc....

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    24/03/2018 11:09 AM
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  20. Sun Wah Chinese in Churchtown
    Started by pepsi 17/03/2018

    Has sun Wah closed for good now as never seems to be open when I go past most nights.

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    23/03/2018 06:12 PM
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  21. FOUND Large Ginger and White Cat
    Started by 2STEPS-IN-FRONT 22/03/2018

    HI ,Has anyone lost this cat found wondering in Banks looking tired and lost , it had a phone number on collar but no answer , not yet took vet for chip test as closed now, thanks. 😾

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    23/03/2018 10:02 AM
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  22. Tracing your Ancestry
    Started by said 18/03/2018

    Has anyone attempted to trace their ancestry? How far back have you managed to trace? Did you find anything interesting?

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    22/03/2018 08:01 PM
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  23. A flat white.
    Started by whiplash 18/03/2018

    Had to google it.!!!!! Oh its coffee,how do you like yours? Mine has to be Nescafe no sugar with milk.In a mug 3 of them before going to work.

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    22/03/2018 10:06 AM
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  24. The next ITV mis-selling scandal.
    Started by HERES JOHNNY 21/03/2018

    Yes you can win £50,000 of tax free cash, a top of the range car, loads of gadgets and a fabulous holiday. All you have to do is spend £2 on a text to an ITV number. But ITV give you no idea of what your chances are of winning and they can cut these chances simply by extending the life of the...

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    21/03/2018 11:16 PM
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  25. Parliament's Great Debate
    Started by said 20/03/2018

    A bill was introduced in 1999 which resulted in the number of hereditary Lords being refused a seat in Parliament in favour of Parliamentary elected peers. I disagree with this for a number of reasons. Those who have been merely granted a peerage, in general, have received this honour for...

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    21/03/2018 08:40 PM
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  26. Building Site
    Started by Ric 19/03/2018

    Does anyone know what it being built to the left of the hospital (as you look at it) on the what was waste ground ?

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    21/03/2018 03:58 PM
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  27. On Line Product Reviews
    Started by said 19/03/2018

    At one time, it was possible to gain some idea of what you were thinking of purchasing by reading customer reviews on the product. This is no longer possible since so many reviews are fake now. If you want to spend time checking out the reviews there is software to enable you to do this - but it...

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    21/03/2018 03:29 PM
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  28. RIP Sir Ken Dodd
    Started by shippy 12/03/2018

    Just read that Ken Dodd has died. Great Scouser and comedian RIP.

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    21/03/2018 08:32 AM
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  29. How do you answer the phone
    Started by roving-eye 18/03/2018

    I have just made a phone call and the person answered by saying 'Southport 224***' Thats a blast from the past.:d

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    20/03/2018 10:14 AM
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  30. What does this mean please?
    Started by roving-eye 17/03/2018

    Br2(g) + 2KI(aq) → 2KBr(aq) + I2(s)

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    19/03/2018 07:48 PM
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  31. Volunteers Needed for Viking Rediscover the Legend Exhibition Page not found
    Started by rolling-thunder 03/03/2018

    I just tried to access the story Volunteers Needed for Viking: Rediscover the Legend Exhibition but I can't open it. All i'm getting is 404 page not found. Anyone else having problem?

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    18/03/2018 05:36 PM
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  32. Border Wars.
    Started by Hamble 17/03/2018

    :d Love this. Where's their sense of humour? "BOLTON’S Labour Party came under fire after tweeting this photo highlighting the difference in gritting on the border with Bury. The image, which angered Bury Council bosses after it was posted on Thursday, contrasts a well-gritted Bolton...

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    18/03/2018 04:40 PM
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  33. Jim Bowen has died
    Started by roving-eye 14/03/2018

    Broadcaster and comedian Jim Bowen, best known for hosting darts-based game show Bullseye in the 1980s and '90s, has died at the age of 80. His wife Phyllis confirmed the news to BBC Radio Lancashire. The former deputy headmaster, who lived in North Lancashire, began his career as a stand-up...

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    18/03/2018 11:29 AM
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  34. Restaurant's Slates for Plate's
    Started by daviebaby 17/03/2018

    Went for a nice Meal the other night, much enjoyed, the only down side was the serving of the Food on, what appeared to be, a roofing slate or a large heavy Bread board. How clean these are, is anybodies guess! What ever happened to good old hot white plates? I'm sure the serving staff are of the...

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    18/03/2018 10:09 AM
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  35. It's snowing
    Started by grassroots 06/02/2018

    In Southport , I'm off to get my sledge out . :gwave:gwave:gwave:gwave

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    17/03/2018 08:00 PM
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  36. 50 Million to promote British integration.
    Started by Hamble 14/03/2018

    Could this money be put to better use?

    • 8
    17/03/2018 11:00 AM
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