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Jump to new posts Re: Internet Explorer Not Working by diggingdeeper @ Today at 02:39 AM

Which version of Windows? Try going to the start menu - run, type in iexplore and see if it will run that way. Microsoft Edge (on Windows 10) which has an icon similar to IE has a habit of going south.
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Jump to new posts Internet Explorer Not Working by fish5133 @ Today at 12:25 AM

My icon for IE no longer works or connects me to internet. The google chrome icon does as does firefox. Just seemed to stop working overnight. I normally use IE and had all my favourites listed. I suspect my lad has been tinkering trying to convert m
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Jump to new posts Re: Changes to bin collections by fish5133 @ Yesterday at 11:14 PM

Right DD it could be a fluctuating price contract to cater for changes in Govt charges/taxes for waste disposal landfill etc. but that would be based on weight or volume. Smaller bins would possibly incur less govt tax but i doubt that saving would b
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Jump to new posts Re: Changes to bin collections by diggingdeeper @ Yesterday at 10:22 PM

Whilst Biffa probably have done a costing exercise, I very much doubt the Council has and there is no way Biffa tells the Council what it actually costs. Council figure is arbitrary based on market demand. The Biffa contract might not be a constant
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Jump to new posts Re: Changes to bin collections by granny @ Yesterday at 10:15 PM

Originally Posted By: diggingdeeperThe brown bin charge is a Council charge, not a Biffa charge. Yes, and the Council pay Biffa for the contract. If Biffa are saving the council millions, over the next 10yr contract, then it must be that the counci
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Jump to new posts Re: Changes to bin collections by granny @ Yesterday at 10:14 PM

I need 2 and even that isn't enough. Just means I won't get any and will create a mountain of grass cuttings etc. to give off all the carbons, and they can have their precious brown bins back. Sod them.. if we don't pay for parking they'll skin the
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Jump to new posts Re: Changes to bin collections by diggingdeeper @ Yesterday at 10:08 PM

The brown bin charge is a Council charge, not a Biffa charge.
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Jump to new posts Re: Changes to bin collections by granny @ Yesterday at 09:56 PM

Originally Posted By: diggingdeeperGarden Waste bin collection is to go up to £45 2017-2018 Well I don't know how they can do that, unless the contract is up for renewal. They used to be 10 yr contracts and as a council is not supposed to make prof
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Jump to new posts Re: TV wall mount wanted. by j_demo @ Yesterday at 09:32 PM

Search complete. Please close.
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Jump to new posts TV wall mount wanted. by j_demo @ Yesterday at 07:53 PM

Just been to asda and got one but it's too small. Have a 32" tv that needs putting on the wall and the holes are approx 40cm apart width ways and 20cm apart height. If anyone has one they could drop round this evening to new brighton area (or
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Jump to new posts Re: Samick Greg Bennett UK50 Ukulele by kenmo52 @ Yesterday at 07:44 PM

PM sent
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Jump to new posts Re: TS Indefatigable by granny @ Yesterday at 06:11 PM

Found it, Derek. It wasn't built until a bit later than the dates I'm looking for. Thanks anyway, and his brother may have gone to it though. For anyone else who might be interested : http://www.wikiwirral.co.uk/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/341
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Jump to new posts Re: TS Indefatigable by granny @ Yesterday at 06:00 PM

Thanks Derek, I shall trawl the history sections, it might well have something to offer, but how far back to go is the mystery. Project for tonight.
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Jump to new posts Re: TS Indefatigable by derekdwc @ Yesterday at 12:24 PM

I think there's a post on wiki about a boys industrial school where young lads were trained up to do service in the navy. May be a connection to this topic
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Jump to new posts Re: Patio work by steamfan @ Yesterday at 09:51 AM

Thanks, Salty
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Jump to new posts Re: Changes to bin collections by joeblogs @ Yesterday at 07:22 AM

the people at the town hall are fcukwits,my food waste if any will be going in the road bins with the dog muck,or on the town hall steps,they are going to sell this waste but won't us to collect it for them/they should be paying us,whatever the clown
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Jump to new posts Re: TS Indefatigable by granny @ 20th Feb 2017 11:12pm

Missed that then and how very odd. Must have a telepathic mind.
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Jump to new posts Re: Missing by granny @ 20th Feb 2017 11:10pm

How strange and sad.
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Jump to new posts Samick Greg Bennett UK50 Ukulele by j_demo @ 20th Feb 2017 9:24pm

Selling on behalf of my girlfriend, even though i bought the damn thing a couple of years back and she never touched it so it's in 'as new' condition. Customer reviews: https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B0002D02IA/ref=cm_cr_arp_mb_bdcrb_top?ie=UTF8 Sp
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Jump to new posts Re: TS Indefatigable by diggingdeeper @ 20th Feb 2017 9:22pm

Birkenhead history Society had a talk on the training ships a few days ago (16th).
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Jump to new posts Re: Stanlow Abbey by techgran @ 20th Feb 2017 9:07pm

REALLY impressed with the photos but how did you manage to get there to take them?? I am trying to put together a presentation for the history group. Got some pictures from various places. Hoping to get the poem translated (other than the F. G. Slate
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Jump to new posts 2x Brit Floyd tickets 3rd March City entrance by ambersmum @ 20th Feb 2017 6:35pm

£40 For the pair Ring Louise on 07833253454
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Jump to new posts Re: Stanlow Abbey by EportCat @ 20th Feb 2017 5:54pm

I can't see my own picture until I pay to upgrade my account. Because of this I wont be posting anymore here. I have posted pics on facebook pages 'wirral past and present' and 'wirral old and new'. I took these photos on 11-02-2017.
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Jump to new posts Sherwood 2x30W amp with phono - £35; other hifi by montyz @ 20th Feb 2017 4:09pm

Decent starter amp, especially if you're getting back into vinyl. Good sound and condition. Also got a tasty Cambridge Audio 540R V2 receiver(2 x 100W plus 6.1 AV plus digital, excellent sound) - remote missing so £65. And a Sony 2 x 50W 3-cd system
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Jump to new posts Re: Missing by diggingdeeper @ 20th Feb 2017 3:51pm

The death of Anita Stevenson is no longer being treated as suspicious. SOURCE
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