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  1. Q local - locking up on me
    Started by said 13/03/2018

    Anyone else having the same problem - the pages keep locking up?

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    16/03/2018 08:06 PM
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  2. Russia 24 hours are up
    Started by shippy 14/03/2018

    What now ? Mrs May, is she bringing a potential threat of war to the U.K..? Putin is a huge egomaniac, and to be threatened by a woman is not acceptable in his countries culture. Losing face is as bad as losing a war. Reminds me, in similarity to JFK ultimatum after Russia placed...

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    16/03/2018 06:35 PM
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  3. Swinton car insurance.
    Started by whiplash 10/03/2018

    ? Since I got married they have increased it. Was £30 a month now £90 a month ,anyone want to buy a car 1 owner 09 plate 21000 miles on the clock. Madness.

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    16/03/2018 04:52 PM
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  4. Carragher Spitting
    Started by oldschool1955 13/03/2018

    So after disgustingly showing his true colours Carragher now wants to apologise - too late- there is no excuse for that repulsive act ,and the only reason he wants to apologise is he got caught on camera ! Oh and maybe losing the £1000,000 he gets from sky might have something to do with it . Sky...

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    16/03/2018 01:35 AM
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  5. All Toys R Us stores to close their doors
    Started by roving-eye 14/03/2018

    All Toys R Us stores in the UK will close in the next six weeks following the chain's collapse into administration. Attempts to find a buyer for the US retailer's 100 stores in the UK have failed. Twenty five stores have either closed in recent days or are due to shut by Thursday. The...

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    15/03/2018 03:03 PM
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  6. Illegal Drug Use, should illegal drugs be made legal
    Started by said 12/03/2018

    In the USA - some states have legalised the use of certain drugs. Canada is in the progress of making that decision at this present time. Should the UK legalise such drugs? Both the Guardian and the BBC have stated that Marijuana has far stronger effects than cigarettes. But the Medical Examiner...

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    14/03/2018 09:31 PM
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  7. Marine Drive
    Started by said 13/03/2018

    I have driven this route many times and just like all other motorists take the drive as completely normal. But if you are walking along by the beach, watching the cars drive past - it is quite amusing as they negotiate the roller coastal road, bobbing up and down. Today was the best - I...

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    14/03/2018 08:52 PM
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  8. Unhappy Andrew Marr
    Started by greenmachine 04/02/2018

    On the Andrew Marr show this morning the 2 female journalists on first appeared brain damaged or severely handicapped, they could not string a sentence together without constantly repeating "umm umm umm , err err err" it drives me mad. It occurs all the time with news reporters and journalists...

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    14/03/2018 08:29 PM
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  9. Jim Bowen: Comedian and former Bullseye host dies at 80
    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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    14/03/2018 03:15 PM
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  10. Stephen Hawking dies aged 76.
    Started by jonnybgood 14/03/2018

    Just read that Professor Stephen Hawking has passed away,at home aged 76,a remarkable man,a very clever,and often funny man who made science a fascinating subject to all the people he lectured...some of his famous quotes are ; While physics and mathematics may tell us how the universe began,...

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    14/03/2018 12:45 PM
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  11. Government looking to scrap 1p and 2p coins
    Started by chrismatt. 13/03/2018

    How would this impact on our amusement arcades? :eek::confused: Would the lowest price increase possible without 1p & 2p be 5p :confused:

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    14/03/2018 11:30 AM
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  12. Student Loan Scheme
    Started by said 09/03/2018

    Is the Student Loan Scheme a con or is it genuine? What are your views on this?

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    13/03/2018 10:31 PM
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  13. KFC teens
    Started by bambi275 13/03/2018

    On Sunday, the group of teens that often hang around KFC decided to find a new playground namely the roof above the British Heart Foundation Shop. Several were seen sitting on the edge of the roof and one was even seen trying to walk along the edge to the part that comes to a point. If these are...

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    13/03/2018 01:13 PM
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  14. "whers" me shirt ------------RIP Sir Ken
    Started by theantiquesman 12/03/2018

    No show without Punch. Now no show without Sir Ken.They will be laughing tonight up in the Heavens. RIP. Where’s me shirt. :d:1laugh:laugh:2laugh:d:1lau gh:laugh:2laugh:d:1laugh:laugh :2laugh

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    12/03/2018 06:21 PM
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  15. Only to be Expected
    Started by said 11/03/2018

    This is a copy of the earlier post where I put in an exclamation mark in the heading which stops it from being opened. If you are thinking of illegally defrauding someone - never do it in a small way ...

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    12/03/2018 12:34 PM
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  16. Vince Cable's Speech.
    Started by Hamble 11/03/2018

    Quote "Too many older people who voted for Brexit were "driven by nostalgia" for a world where "faces were white," Sir Vince Cable has said. ..................... "Looking around the auditorium, we are very, very white," he told the party faithful. "We must prioritise making our party more...

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    12/03/2018 10:54 AM
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  17. Red sparrow
    Started by shippy 11/03/2018

    This is the gist of the film...it gives an incite as to how the Russians train their people to become spies and assassins...quite a violent film, but has many similarities as to what is happening this week in the UK... Newly released film...RED SPARROW Russian Sparrow School, a secret...

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    12/03/2018 10:04 AM
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  18. Only to be expected!
    Started by said 11/03/2018

    If you are going to defraud anyone - never do it in a small way. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/ne ws/article-5487931/Kensington- council-launch-fraud-probe-Gre nfell-family-claiming-1m.html These people certainly did not!

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    11/03/2018 09:52 PM
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  19. parking ticket transgression were does one stand
    Started by jamyramy 20/02/2018

    hello all ,just a query yesterday I was issued a ticket 1hr after paying for 4hrs.i was called by a fellow buiss colleague id had a ticket ,so I returned to car found it on the opposite side of the dashboard upside down.so repaced iton the pavement side of the dash.as id had a ticket I left it.4hrs...

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    11/03/2018 08:55 PM
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  20. Happy Mothers Day.
    Started by whiplash 11/03/2018

    To all the Mums on here. Hope you all had a lovely day.

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    11/03/2018 08:51 PM
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  21. Thank you Beach cleaning volunteers.
    Started by Hamble 10/03/2018

    Drove past today and saw you hard at work in the rain. Did Vince Cable turn up?

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    10/03/2018 11:35 PM
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  22. Easter Day
    Started by said 28/02/2018

    Everyone knows that December 25th is Christmas day every year. But what date is Easter? Why does it keep changing?

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    10/03/2018 06:35 PM
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  23. Double gazing
    Started by rainydaze 06/03/2018

    Any recommendations for a Southport firm to fit windows and doors ? Many thanks.

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    10/03/2018 05:54 PM
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  24. Easy Solution
    Started by said 07/03/2018

    Since people have moved in their thousands to the South to look for work - London in particular has become totally choked with people, vehicles and pollution. Surely there is a very simple solution to this - change the Capital city of London to that of Manchester? Is that a good idea?

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    10/03/2018 10:19 AM
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  25. 8th March. Womens day
    Started by shippy 08/03/2018

    To my fellow women posters, I wish you all a very Peaceful and Happy International women’s day..bless.

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    10/03/2018 10:11 AM
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  26. A real Bargain
    Started by said 28/02/2018

    Sent for a piece of equipment on eBay last Christmas. The main equipment came from one company in the UK, but a plastic press was being sent from another company in China which arrived some weeks later. Initially, I could not make out what I had been sent - it turns out that the plastic press that...

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    09/03/2018 10:44 PM
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  27. Time to retune your TV/set top boxes
    Started by gsgsgs 07/03/2018

    Things not in the right place or not there at all this morning!

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    09/03/2018 06:31 PM
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  28. Man with van
    Started by melanieb 08/03/2018

    I really miss Mick Gilly but wonder is there anyone able to collect a six foot long sideboard from Longton and deliver it to Banks please?

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    09/03/2018 05:10 PM
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  29. Home schooled
    Started by shippy 07/03/2018

    Most of our generation of 60+ were HOME SCHOOLED in many ways. 1. My mother taught me TO APPRECIATE A JOB WELL DONE. "If you're going to kill each other, do it outside. I just finished cleaning."

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    09/03/2018 06:54 AM
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  30. Electric wheelchair hire
    Started by KC_92 07/03/2018

    Looking to hire one for a few weeks, anyone know if there's somewhere in Southport/Liverpool I can do this?

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    08/03/2018 04:20 PM
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  31. Journey
    Started by pedoja 06/03/2018

    Journey - this word is being used for too often in the media. It would appear that we are all going on a 'journey'! Even if we are not 'moving' at all!

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    08/03/2018 01:04 PM
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  32. Flat to rent
    Started by susanb 08/03/2018

    1 bed self contained flat, small yard, own entrance. Sussex Road, off street parking, C/H D/G £80 per week plus bills. Working reference required. No pets or children. Ring 07918676676

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    08/03/2018 12:03 PM
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  33. Kew Woods Decimated
    Started by The PNP 27/02/2018

    Shocked to drive down Town Lane this week and see a team of foresters has clear-felled the whole woods! Those mature trees in front of the Hospice were at least 100yrs old and all that remained of the original Victorian-era Kew Gardens. :mad: Back in the day, we used to play there and float...

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    07/03/2018 09:56 PM
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  34. Does your accent really hinder your job prospects?
    Started by whiplash 27/02/2018

    One in five change their accents to sound more posh.

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    07/03/2018 09:18 PM
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  35. Housekeep
    Started by nightbird 06/03/2018

    Has anybody out there got advice on what to charge for housekeep? Offspring is 20+ and earns 20k pa Thanks in advance

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    06/03/2018 09:54 PM
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  36. Sensationalism
    Started by said 03/03/2018

    Take something as boring as discussing the weather - hand it over to the media and we have a National Crisis!

    • 19
    06/03/2018 08:01 AM
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