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by danmarwil
5 Jun 2018 17:23
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Bowling Green - Mayow Park
Replies: 12
Views: 5030

Re: Bowling Green - Mayow Park

There is also a well maintained bowling green at Alexandra Recreation Ground so there’s not exactly a deficit of them in the area!
by danmarwil
28 May 2018 09:10
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Seen any swifts flying around?
Replies: 9
Views: 3383

Re: Seen any swifts flying around?

I have definitely seen some in the skies around the end of Tannsfeld Rd/Alexandra Recreation Ground.
by danmarwil
2 May 2018 12:31
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Poundstretcher in old co-op site
Replies: 54
Views: 24411

Re: Poundstretcher in old co-op site

"Dalston High Street – not so dissimilar in demographics, structure, age and transport connections – recently got a Marks & Spencers foodhall" Oh come on, Dalston has been a trendy destination with loads of restaurants, clubs, music venues and art galleries, for over a decade. I don't think they ev...
by danmarwil
17 Apr 2018 16:22
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Syd Society help request for pavement opposite library?
Replies: 55
Views: 40255

Re: Syd Society help request for pavement opposite library?

Be careful with the people who work in the tyre shop, they have been verbally abusive to me when complaining to them about work they carried out which made my car fail it’s MOT.
by danmarwil
16 Mar 2018 11:02
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Penge Indians
Replies: 9
Views: 3489

Re: Penge Indians

I had a takeaway from Penge Masala last night and it was pretty good. I didn’t have any of their meat based dishes so can’t vouch for the quality of those but everything I ordered was tasty & not overly spicy.
by danmarwil
8 Feb 2018 22:09
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Garage at the top of Newlands Park gone?
Replies: 7
Views: 4048

Re: Garage at the top of Newlands Park gone?

There's this thread about Volkspares...

https://sydenham.org.uk/forum/viewtopic ... es#p164641

Initially stating the garage has closed & the site will become 40 flats, then a more recent post stating it will be reopening.
by danmarwil
9 Jan 2018 20:07
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Food and drink venues in Sydenham
Replies: 12
Views: 10655

Re: Food and drink venues in Sydenham

The food in Hibagon is excellent, it’s not always busy with people eating in but they seem to do a good takeaway trade as whenever I’ve eaten there, people are always coming in to collect food orders. 161 Kirkdale has a great rotation of different beers & wines, the menu is quite varied and changes ...
by danmarwil
10 Jul 2017 19:20
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: The South London Club Card
Replies: 1
Views: 904

Re: The South London Club Card

Hi Lee,

I think there are already some shops & restaurants around Sydenham that are part of this scheme.

https://www.southlondonclub.co.uk/sydenham-discounts

Or was there something extra in the Ladywell section (I only skimmed over it).
by danmarwil
9 Nov 2016 10:10
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Estate Agent's Boards
Replies: 18
Views: 5806

Re: Estate Agent's Boards

Is there any reason why one shouldn't just take them down ? Being careful of course not to damage fences and walls ? We had one on a communal fence and I assure you it was down and sawn into 4 pieces no more than 10 minutes after my first cigarette of the day . I agree they are an eyesore and very ...
by danmarwil
8 Nov 2016 14:19
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Estate Agent's Boards
Replies: 18
Views: 5806

Re: Estate Agent's Boards

Robinson Jackson put one up on my fence, they do let a flat in the building but it's a long term let so surely no need for the sign until the lease comes up? It has not been removed even after numerous phone calls...