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by syenhamboy
8 Dec 2019 06:57
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: PFC Penge Food Centre Sydenham Road
Replies: 35
Views: 13641

Re: PFC Penge Food Centre Sydenham Road

It's over two years since mistakes were reported in this thread. I suggest that people ask for their change to be put on the counter then always say "Is that right?". (Busy yourself with purse/wallet or ingredient label so no hands.) Also ask for a till receipt if one is not offered, which it very ...
by syenhamboy
16 Nov 2019 18:54
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: PFC Penge Food Centre Sydenham Road
Replies: 35
Views: 13641

Re: PFC Penge Food Centre Sydenham Road

Looks like PFC is back up to its short changing tricks again. Got short changed the other night and I gave the benefit of the doubt. I queried it and they corrected it. TODAY AGAIN!!! My change should have £7.72, they gave me £5 note £2 Coin 20p and 2p - which is 50p short. This is a known trick as ...
by syenhamboy
30 Oct 2019 08:58
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: What’s going on at x?
Replies: 23
Views: 5277

Re: What’s going on at x?

coll wrote:
24 Oct 2019 15:27
Today I noticed that the former Calabash of Culture has had the old shopfront knocked out and modern glass windows put in. Is this not part of the conservation area? It was a nice old shop front and now gone. Anyone know what's going in there?
Lots going on inside here this morning.
by syenhamboy
8 Sep 2019 20:53
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Shooting in the high street this afternoon
Replies: 8
Views: 3288

Re: Shooting in the high street this afternoon

Latest reports say the gunman shot himself accidentally. When he shot at car and the bullet bounced back and killed him.
by syenhamboy
6 Sep 2019 07:01
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Crash on Sydenham Road
Replies: 5
Views: 1727

Re: Crash on Sydenham Road

such curtain twitchers
by syenhamboy
12 Aug 2019 04:01
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Noise coming from (?) Crystal Palace Park?
Replies: 10
Views: 2373

Re: Noise coming from (?) Crystal Palace Park?

Can anyone tell me the source of the loud PA systems/music/bass beats which appear to have been coming from the direction of Crystal Palace Park this weekend (and last), please? I could be wrong about the source, given how strong the wind still is, but it was on until around midnight last night, an...
by syenhamboy
9 Aug 2019 11:24
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: ROAD CHAOS IN SURROUNDING AREA
Replies: 0
Views: 1130

ROAD CHAOS IN SURROUNDING AREA

UPDATE on major gas works: Croydon Road, Beckenham As you are aware, we are currently upgrading our gas network in Croydon Road, Beckenham. This essential work involves the replacement of old metal gas mains with new plastic pipe to ensure we continue to provide a safe and reliable gas supply to the...
by syenhamboy
7 Jul 2019 09:48
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Sydenham Guided Tour Video
Replies: 5
Views: 1750

Re: Sydenham Guided Tour Video

The video is a slideshow mix
The commentary bears no resemblance to the visual element
While the filming is not bad the commentary should be relevant.
by syenhamboy
2 Jul 2019 20:39
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: SCAMS
Replies: 3
Views: 1855

Re: SCAMS

Action Fraud have received an increase in reports and intelligence where elderly victims are being targeted by individuals purporting to be police officers or traffic wardens. The victims are being approached whilst parked in a car park and are told by the suspect that they have parked illegally or ...
by syenhamboy
1 Jun 2019 08:58
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Aeroplane sky trails
Replies: 15
Views: 2914

Re: Aeroplane sky trails

seems an odd thing to start a post about.
I saw a leaf on the floor the other day
Or any other random thoughts
by syenhamboy
1 Jun 2019 08:56
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Aeroplane sky trails
Replies: 15
Views: 2914

Re: Aeroplane sky trails

mosy wrote:
31 May 2019 17:29
Now the trails are dissipating, they look like clouds.

Anyone know exactly what is being left behind in what was otherwise a clear blue sky?
Condensation
by syenhamboy
23 May 2019 14:33
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Can a tattoo help you overcome mental health problems?
Replies: 1
Views: 697

Re: Can a tattoo help you overcome mental health problems?

Are tattoo inks harmfull? https://www.independent.co.uk/news/health/tattoo-cancer-ink-eu-chemicals-carcinogen-ban-skin-europe-brexit-a8483491.html Nice plug for Sydenham's Tattoo Parlour by the Evening Standard in Mental Health Awareness Week: https://www.standard.co.uk/lifestyle/london-life/mental-...
by syenhamboy
23 May 2019 14:28
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Beware the catterpilar.....
Replies: 2
Views: 753

Re: Beware the catterpilar.....

https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B071DVG6J9/ ... 5CbFZWAZKG


maestro wrote:
23 May 2019 13:22
Oak Processionary Moth caterpillars are on the march again.........

https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/1765 ... se-london/
by syenhamboy
23 May 2019 09:46
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Bell Green Gas Holders
Replies: 3
Views: 1261

Bell Green Gas Holders

Hello As part of the project to demolish the Bell Green gas holders we are currently in the process of cleaning the gas holder tanks. Cleaning these tanks can generate odours in and around the area, however although these odours can be unpleasant, they do not pose any risk to health or the environme...
by syenhamboy
18 Apr 2019 03:30
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Mamma Dough
Replies: 16
Views: 6336

Re: Mamma Dough

Second visit to PizzArte, great to see this place packed on a Wednesday night
https://instagram.com/pizzartelondon?ut ... o1wt03dmqx
by syenhamboy
30 Mar 2019 12:29
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Mamma Dough
Replies: 16
Views: 6336

Re: Mamma Dough

PizzArte Corner of Stondon Park opposite Jenner Health Centre have pretty damn good pizzas and really friendly staff. Well worth the visit.
by syenhamboy
29 Mar 2019 13:28
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: SCAMS
Replies: 3
Views: 1855

SCAMS

Fraudsters send fake Virgin Media emails threatening “automatic disconnection” Action Fraud has received over 100 reports about fake emails that purport to be from Virgin Media. The emails threaten the recipient with “automatic disconnection” due to “invalid billing information”. The links in the em...
by syenhamboy
3 Feb 2019 15:53
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Supreme Fish Bar
Replies: 39
Views: 9738

Re: Supreme Fish Bar

If they are passing off a cheap fish as cod, perhaps it needs to be reported? There’s the possibility of a public health risk there, i think. I’m so sad to read this - we’ve been getting our fish there for more than ten years. It was alway fresh, tasty and HUGE. One way to start a vicious rumour an...
by syenhamboy
3 Feb 2019 15:51
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Supreme Fish Bar
Replies: 39
Views: 9738

Re: Supreme Fish Bar

If they are passing off a cheap fish as cod, perhaps it needs to be reported? There’s the possibility of a public health risk there, i think. I’m so sad to read this - we’ve been getting our fish there for more than ten years. It was alway fresh, tasty and HUGE. One way to start a vicious rumour an...