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  1. Who would you believe?
    Started by Littlestar123 03/12/2017

    I have a dilemma. When at a birthday party with good friends; one friend turned up not with her partner of several years but with another man acting flirtatiously with him, so much so that some people thought it was her partner. She was seen kissing this man by another good friend, but when told...

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    06/12/2017 04:24 PM
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  2. Another CON trick
    Started by Little Londoner 03/12/2017

    http://www.cetusnews.com/news/ Calamitous-roll-out-of-Univers al-Credit-is-being-delayed-in- Ministers’-backyards.SkuYuT5v IgWf.html Who would have thought these upright pillars of society could be so selective in their vindictiveness. You can always tell a Tory but you can't tell them much. ...

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    06/12/2017 01:18 AM
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  3. Grief and Christmas
    Started by Littlestar123 04/12/2017

    Having lost our mum very suddenly a few months ago. Currently no decorations up considering putting them up next weekend. Not sure about the tree as the person who bought it has decided to stop speaking to me too. What have people done the same/differently the first Christmas without a close loved...

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    05/12/2017 11:36 PM
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  4. News Christmas presents
    Started by roving-eye 30/11/2017

    What are people buying this year for their loved ones? We have booked a few days away rather than buying presents:)

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    05/12/2017 09:48 PM
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  5. Christmas Bingo,s
    Started by pegleg 05/12/2017

    Does anyone know of any small Christmas bingo,s ???? Also are arriva buses on strike on Thursday 07/11/2017 Thanks :D

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    05/12/2017 07:43 PM
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  6. Went to Hospital
    Started by susanb 01/12/2017

    I went to hospital Tuesday with lumps on my leg. "Sorry can't operate today, come tomorrow at 3pm". 3pm Wednesday, in operating theatre, lump removed. Escorted to reception to pay bill of 5,500 rupees = £70. 10 days later went and had stitches removed 200 rs = £2.50. This is in India.

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    04/12/2017 04:27 PM
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  7. Woe is me.
    Started by Hamble 03/12/2017

    Our son went off to university. He came home a vegetarian. Our son went off to do a Masters. Next time he comes home as a Vegan.:eek: As we have always stuck to one brand of butter at home can anyone advise on a nice tasting substitute? Thank you in anticipation.:)

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    04/12/2017 01:55 PM
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  8. Fernery
    Started by Samantha sez 03/12/2017

    Does anyone know if the Fernery in the Botanic Gardens is going to have a Christmas makeover like the last couple of years? I've been looking out for an advert for it, but haven't seen one yet.

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    03/12/2017 08:26 PM
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  9. Fernery
    Started by Samantha sez 03/12/2017

    Does anyone know if the Fernery in the Botanic Gardens is going to have a Christmas makeover like the last couple of years? I've been looking out for an advert for it, but haven't seen one yet.

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    03/12/2017 05:55 PM
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  10. Festive greetings to all on QLocal.
    Started by Styx 02/12/2017

    Please accept with no obligation, implied or implicit, my best wishes for an environmentally conscious, socially responsible, low stress, non-addictive, gender neutral celebration of the winter solstice holiday, practiced within the most enjoyable traditions of the religious persuasion of your...

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    03/12/2017 11:29 AM
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  11. mike stafford tonight
    Started by suzie_s 02/12/2017

    what an amazing strong man, he fought hard and brilliant tonight should all be very proud of him southport come on ... a round of aplause. went 8 rounds .. must have been so emotional for his family .. if you see this message mike , you are a winner by far . amazing fight that , amazing ..all the...

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    02/12/2017 10:11 PM
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  12. Was the Pope right to put his own faith people before politics?
    Started by Hamble 28/11/2017

    Pope Francis has delivered a keynote speech in Myanmar, demanding "respect for each ethnic group" but without referring specifically to its Muslim Rohingya community. Rights groups had urged the Pope to use the term to back the community. However, the Catholic Church in the country had told...

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    02/12/2017 10:04 PM
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  13. Lakeside View Nursing According
    Started by Simon Templar 02/12/2017

    According to their website "this service is no longer registered with CQC". I thought all Residential/Nursing homes had to be registered. Please someone enlighten me...

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    02/12/2017 02:33 PM
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  14. President Trump's Visit to the UK.
    Started by Hamble 01/12/2017

    For or against? Which Country leader is next on the list for similar vetting?

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    02/12/2017 12:17 PM
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  15. If Anger is a weakness
    Started by said 28/11/2017

    Today I am very weak! An elderly man well over the age of eighty has been arrested! An over zealous manager of a charity shop saw the man 'brazenly' taking books and called the Police. The Police have arrested him and taken him to Copy Lane, Police Station! 1. Did the manager think to ask the...

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    01/12/2017 05:27 PM
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  16. RIP Tilly W
    Started by Albion102 24/11/2017

    I thought it appropriate to offer my condolences to the family and friends of Tilly W who sadly passed away peacefully last Friday. I first met her through an SGB event and ran into her a few times socially after that. She was a frequent poster in the halcyon days of SGB and the life and soul...

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    30/11/2017 06:29 PM
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  17. I want to try this coat on,where are the mirrors?
    Started by whiplash 29/11/2017

    Asked two members of staff,,,,,,when I could find them,"Over there",with a wave of the hand. The store is MASSIVE lack of staff,lack of mirrors. Found a small mirror by the till. Sports Direct.

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    30/11/2017 01:42 PM
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  18. black cat missing crossens
    Started by bongo 21/11/2017

    hi can you all look out for a black cat missing ribble ave area ,missing since Saturday, it has been chipped and its on medication so worried. if found please ring me on 07973896105 thanks

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    30/11/2017 08:48 AM
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  19. Homebase clearance discount
    Started by gsgsgs 29/11/2017

    The clearance discount in Homebase goes to 75% off this Friday (1st), not much left but still a bargain to be had.

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    29/11/2017 05:27 PM
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  20. Unbelievable
    Started by said 21/11/2017

    Lily Madigan, 19, was elected as women’s officer in Rochester and Strood, Kent, after she accused her predecessor Anne Ruzylo, 52, of transphobic views and demanded her removal. She was then elected to the role with a four-vote majority when around 85 members took to the ballot box. Lily, born...

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    29/11/2017 02:31 PM
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  21. More carnage in the name of what ffs?
    Started by whiplash 24/11/2017

    The Egyptian Mosque.

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    29/11/2017 11:02 AM
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  22. Russell Broadbent
    Started by tiz 26/11/2017

    Can anyone point me to Russell, or does he post on here himself? I need to contact him, many thanks.

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    28/11/2017 10:06 PM
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  23. Southport in the national news
    Started by Albion102 26/11/2017

    This place is becoming a national, let alone local, disgrace. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/ne ws/article-5118261/Police-call ed-Pontins-mother-stages-sit-i n.html

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    28/11/2017 06:10 PM
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  24. Jon Venables
    Started by gsgsgs 24/11/2017

    Hopefully this piece of detritus will be locked away for life this time, the piece of sh*t has been given a chance that he didn't deserve, so no more. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk- england-merseyside-42095074

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    26/11/2017 07:00 PM
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  25. What is better Big or Small
    Started by said 25/11/2017

    I have a pet hate! I absolutely dislike wasting time walking up and down lengthy aisles to purchase necessary items of shopping - I much prefer going to a small outlet and picking up exactly what I want and then leaving. One particular furniture store leaves me so annoyed and frustrated, I am...

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    26/11/2017 03:29 PM
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  26. Christmas jumpers.
    Started by whiplash 23/11/2017

    When should we start wearing them at work?

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    25/11/2017 09:25 PM
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  27. Arriva Bus Drivers
    Started by justbecause 23/11/2017

    According to a report in the Southport Visitor, Arriva bus drivers have refused to accept a pay offer of more than £12 per hour. Given that they have agreed to strike for nine days before Christmas, that will be a loss of around £1000 each. Even if Arriva was to offer them another 50p per hour,...

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    25/11/2017 12:28 PM
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  28. Lord St blocked
    Started by bambi275 23/11/2017

    Due to serious incident. Ramraiders have attacked a jewellery store then made off on waiting motorbikes after setting the car on fire in front of the shop!

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    24/11/2017 01:53 PM
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  29. Manic Motorists
    Started by The PNP 18/11/2017

    Noticing an increase in impatience on the roads recently. People getting into a tizzy, flying about trying to get stuff done before Xmas. More traffic on roads than usual, leading to longer queues and frustration. Bad tempers and a lack of courtesy evident, chance-taking at junctions,...

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    24/11/2017 09:14 AM
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  30. Pub quiz??
    Started by Spartanmum 22/11/2017

    Hi guys! Don't suppose anyone knows if any local pubs do a quiz on a Wednesday? Tia 😊

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    23/11/2017 02:36 AM
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  31. Weak or No Signal.
    Started by whiplash 22/11/2017

    Every times it rains I get this! BBC1 was working fine. now that has gone off.:confused:

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    23/11/2017 12:36 AM
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  32. How Iceland tackled their youth problems.
    Started by VB123 21/11/2017

    Maybe Southport could learn a few things from Iceland. I reckon we should have a curfew for under 16's too. https://www.facebook.com/bbcn ews/videos/10155311291007217/

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    22/11/2017 11:49 PM
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  33. Famous Brand slogans from the past
    Started by jonnybgood 16/11/2017

    Who remembers the slogans used for famous brands ? Here are a few examples,slogan,and the manufacturer. How many can you still remember from the past ? :d:d:d A Mars a day,helps you work,rest,and play.......................... ....Mars UK. A finger of fudge is just enough,to give your kids a...

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    22/11/2017 07:29 PM
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  34. Kenny
    Started by bensherman 22/11/2017

    I went to see the Kenny movie. Only on at FACT in Liverpool-rather foolishly they showed it last night at the same time as LFC were playing. I was never in doubt about his qualities as a player, but the movie really shows what a fine person too. It's remarkable how he and his wife have adopted...

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    22/11/2017 06:10 PM
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  35. If you make alligations,
    Started by whiplash 13/11/2017

    Are you an alligator? Sorry heard this at work and thought it was so funny.

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    22/11/2017 10:14 AM
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  36. alarms knackered
    Started by roving-eye 20/11/2017

    can anybody recommend an alarm fitter as mine is knackered?

    • 5
    21/11/2017 11:49 PM
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