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by sususanan
Mon Jan 08, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: Alternative Transport
Topic: Cycling to Europe
Replies: 2
Views: 179

Cycling to Europe

Not for a cycling holiday or tour, is there a simple way of finding out the cheapest way to get to nearby Europe by cycling?
by sususanan
Mon Jan 08, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: Laptop batteries
Replies: 6
Views: 265

Re: Laptop batteries

I wondered if there was an organisation that dealt with them, or special bins somewhere. I'll check with the Council. As for making earrings, they are two different brands and a wee big heavy for my delicate lobes.
by sususanan
Sun Jan 07, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: Laptop batteries
Replies: 6
Views: 265

Laptop batteries

What can I do with two used up laptop batteries other than take them to the municipal tip?
by sususanan
Sun Dec 31, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: Coffee jars
Replies: 7
Views: 2903

Re: Coffee jars

According to this site, you could sell your jars if you had enough of them - https://www.moneysavingexpert.com/famil ... h-for-cash
by sususanan
Sat Dec 30, 2017 6:26 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Unwanted presents?!
Replies: 12
Views: 374

Re: Unwanted presents?!

You could Freegle, or EVEN eBay, the hamper. Personally, I would rather have something that can get used up, be it food or toiletries, rather than something that will take up the little space I have. It's the reason I would buy a seasonworthy food item or smelly. If they don't like the food or drink...
by sususanan
Wed Dec 27, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Cleaning products
Replies: 1
Views: 211

Cleaning products

1. One of the pound shops is selling a "professional" version of Daz - is it really any better than normal Daz? 2. They also sell a Stardrops pet stain cleaner and odour neutraliser - I've heard some of these pet odour neutralisers don't really affect the problem "ingredients" of pet urine - is this...
by sususanan
Tue Dec 26, 2017 8:29 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: bike gears
Replies: 3
Views: 265

Re: bike gears

That's the one, MKG
by sususanan
Sun Dec 17, 2017 3:14 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: December planting
Replies: 5
Views: 226

Re: December planting

I've got a salad table that I could cover with something, or would that still be too cold?
by sususanan
Sun Dec 17, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: How do I??
Topic: ... tell if a cameo is real?
Replies: 1
Views: 318

... tell if a cameo is real?

By real I mean that it's been carved from one piece and not a silhouette stuck on top of the base
by sususanan
Sun Dec 17, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: bike gears
Replies: 3
Views: 265

bike gears

I've taken on a bicycle with an unfamiliar gear. It turns around the handlebar and I'm not sure if it's meant to be stiff or if it needs to be worked in a special way. Can any one familiar with this type of gear explain how it works?
by sususanan
Sun Dec 17, 2017 2:28 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: December planting
Replies: 5
Views: 226

December planting

What seeds can be sown in the ground this month, in the SE?