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by leo densian
Mon 14 Dec, 2015 9:54 am
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Les Yeux Opticians
Replies: 0
Views: 5182

Les Yeux Opticians

Looks like there's another empty unit coming - spotted closing down notices in the windows at the weekend.
by leo densian
Sun 06 Dec, 2015 8:29 am
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Incident Maidenhead Street
Replies: 7
Views: 12762

Re: Incident Maidenhead Street

The HSE may take a different view if suitable controls were not in place
by leo densian
Wed 02 Dec, 2015 8:45 pm
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: Peking House Closed Down
Replies: 9
Views: 5336

Re: Peking House Closed Down

codek2 wrote:hang on, we're not talking a 5 fold increase. Merely an increase to a 5 figure amount. how do you know it wasn't £1 off 5 figures anyway?
Think you may have mis-read it. My interpretation is that the rent increased by at least 10k (as opposed to 10k)
by leo densian
Sun 29 Nov, 2015 8:13 am
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: Peking House Closed Down
Replies: 9
Views: 5336

Re: Peking House Closed Down

Yes, I'd heard that story too. Bang goes another one thats been there as long as I can remember :cry:
by leo densian
Fri 20 Nov, 2015 11:30 am
Forum: Policing
Topic: Murder At The Stonehouse
Replies: 10
Views: 5802

Re: Murder At The Stonehouse

Heart condition or not, this still seems to be a lenient outcome

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-be ... s-34860870
by leo densian
Mon 09 Nov, 2015 1:46 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: Fibre Broadband: Anyone else live too close to the exchange?
Replies: 2
Views: 1922

Re: Fibre Broadband: Anyone else live too close to the exchange?

Up in Brookside, also not far from the exchange, there is a theoretical 20Mbps BT/Sky/EE etc. service but the best I could ever get on the main PC which was cable connected to the router was 12-13Mbps. The wifi speeds were down at about 5mbps which was hopeless when multiple devices were connected. ...
by leo densian
Fri 06 Nov, 2015 10:51 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: FYI: Virgin Media Customers - Speed Upgrade (Free)
Replies: 16
Views: 5878

Re: FYI: Virgin Media Customers - Speed Upgrade (Free)

Hertford Born & Bred wrote:
200mbs and a free upgrade on the super hub.

If you ask nicely :D
What speed were you on before? I was on the standard 50mbs service but have been getting around 75mbs for about the last month.
by leo densian
Thu 05 Nov, 2015 9:54 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: Birchall Garden Suburb
Replies: 2
Views: 1724

Re: Birchall Garden Suburb

Their spiel has lots of woolly get-out phrases like 'potential for' which makes me think that should it ever happen it won't bear much resemblance to the current plan.
by leo densian
Sat 12 Sep, 2015 7:10 am
Forum: Policing
Topic: Man with imitation firearm arrested
Replies: 1
Views: 1577

Re: Man with imitation firearm arrested

Armed police outside a primary school and not a single paragraph in the local paper? Unless there is some reporting restriction in place I am frankly amazed. This is not a wind up.
by leo densian
Sat 12 Sep, 2015 6:59 am
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: Ginger bar and restaurant
Replies: 1
Views: 1368

Ginger bar and restaurant

Got a leaflet through the door yesterday for this Indian place in what used to be the Harts Horns. The menu looks interesting enough with a few dishes I've not encountered before.

Anyone given it a try yet?