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Offer: Carpet underlay (SN8 Burbage) - Good-sized piece of Duralay underlay, enough for medium to large room Offer: Snowdrops (SN8 Burbage) - The snowdrops in our garden are dying down, and I am happy to dig some up for others to plant. Offer: Under-cupboard lights (SN8 Burbage) - Two old-style under-cupboard strip lights, with incandescent tubes. Offer: Wild bird seed (SN8 Burbage) - Approx 10kg of mixed wild bird seed. Our fussy birds turn their nose up at it and will eat only expensive sunflower hearts! Offer: Blueberry plants (SN8 Burbage) - Three bare-rooted blueberry plants about 0.5M tall. Have not been very productive in our garden - but may do better in yours! Offer: Bathroom scales (SN8 Burbage) - Pair of Slater bathroom scales, to weigh in metric or imperial. Working fine, but superseded by snazzy new ones, received for Christmas! Offer: Balloon weights (SN8 Burbage) - Four pretty 6cm gold cubes with gold ribbons to attach to helium balloons. Offer: Extension lead (SN8 Burbage) - 15-20 M of 2-core extension lead from old lawn mower, with3 pin plug Offer: Inspection light (SN8 Burbage) - Inspection light, mains supply, with bayonet fitting and approx 15M of cable Offer: Under-cupboard lights (SN8 Burbage) - 2x under-cupboard lights with old-style incandescent tubes Offer: Large cake board (SN8 Burbage) - 35cm square cake board. Used once for celebration cake, so a few cut marks, but silver foil covering is intact. Seems a shame to throw it away. Offer: Mature camellia bush (SN8 Burbage) - We shall shortly be taking out a mature camellia bush, about 1.75M high. It has red blossom and is in good condition, but is too big for its current location. It will have to be cut back quite hard before being taken out and survival isn't guaranteed if it is relocated. But it's worth a try if anyone would like it? Offer: Herbaceous perennials (SN8 Burbage) - I shall be lifting/splitting various perennials over the next few weeks. Let me know if you are interested in any of these: aquilegia, phlox, verbena boniarensis, hypericum, japanese anemone, ajuga, lemon verbena, yellow poppies, crocosmia, perennial geranium, hosta, vinca major (periwinkle), mint ... and probably others (pot luck). Request: Child's bike age 10-12 (SN8 Burbage) Received - Looking for a bike for a visiting grandchild. Age 10-12, condition not too important. Current bike (too small) is 62 cm to saddle, 77 cm to handlebars and has 39 cm wheels. Offer: Garden umbrella (SN8 Burbage) - Garden umbrella 2.4M diameter. Cream canvas cover with some rips, Wooden pole. Very well-used but still serviceable. Offer: Beach windbreak (SN8 Burbage) - Striped windbreak for beach Offer: Toddler stuff (SN8 Burbage) - Useful items for visiting toddlers: - toilet training seat - orange with lions - safety covers for electric plus sockets - soft corner covers for coffee tables etc Offer: Bubble wrap (SN8 Burbage) - Large quantity of bubble wrap from recent house move. All clean and decent-sized sheets. Suitable for wrapping/packing or for insulating plants in winter. Offer: Craft materials (SN8 Burbage) - I have a piece of cream-coloured faux fur fabric - left over from making an animal costume for World Book Day. Also some kapok stuffing. Offer: Digital photo frame (SN8 Burbage) - NIX digital photo frame with 10 inch LCD screen. With instruction book. Offer: Snowdrops (SN8 Burbage) - I have masses of snowdrop plants in the garden. If anyone would like some, now is the time to transplant them. Offer: Hearth rug (SN8 Burbage) - Hearth rug in condition, recently professionally cleaned, 150cm x 80cm.
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Offer: Spider plants (SN8 Burbage) - I have just dismantled an enormous spider plant, and have large numbers of spider plant 'babies' of all shapes and sizes. Offer: Toddler stuff (SN8 Burbage) - Useful kit for visiting grandchildren: - booster seat for dining chair - trainer seat for loo - Motorola baby monitor - guards for electrical plug sockets - door stops to protect little fingers - soft corners for furniture to protect little heads Offer: Toddler stuff! (SN8 Burbage) - Useful kit for visiting grandchildren: - booster seat for dining chair - trainer seat for loo - Motorola baby monitor - guards for electrical plug sockets - door stops to protect little fingers - soft corners for furniture to protect little heads - backpack baby carrier Offer: Piano (SN8 Burbage) - We have a new piano being delivered on 13 September, and will be disposing of the old one. It is only suitable for a beginner, but is perfectly playable - I have been playing it every day for over a year. The people delivering the new piano will quote (at cost) for moving the old one to your house if that would be helpful.
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Offer: Piano (September) (SN8 Burbage) - We have a new piano being delivered in mid September, and will be disposing of the old one. It is only suitable for a beginner, but is perfectly playable - I have been playing it every day for over a year. The people delivering the new piano will quote (at cost) for moving the old one to your house if that would be helpful.
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Offer: Piano (September) (SN8 Burbage) - We have a new piano being delivered in early September, and will be disposing of the old one. It is only suitable for a beginner, but is perfectly playable - I have been playing it every day for over a year. You will need to arrange collection - date to be agreed.
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Request: Large paddling pool (SN8 Burbage) - Our three primary-age grand-daughters are coming to stay next week. It's going to be hot, and we have no paddling pool! If anyone has a large one they no longer need, it would be very welcome. Request: Piano (SN8 Burbage) - I need a 'second-stage' traditional upright piano, if anyone has one needing a good home.