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Charlottechicken last won the day on January 2

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    Bonkers about bantams
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  1. Charlottechicken

    Another ebay rant

    Yes, Andy is correct, item not as described. You go to your purchased items and next to the item should be a button marked return this item, make sure you select item not as described as you will then get a return label with postage on. Good luck!
  2. Charlottechicken

    Another ebay rant

    Personal seller? I had the same issue with a personal seller about six months ago. I bid on a pair of hunter sandals and won, when they arrived I couldn't get my feet into them. Measured them against my own similar sized sandals and they were 1cm shorter, also, no sizing on the sandals themselves. Seller refused to take responsibility so I opened an INAD case to force a return and got my money back. Open a case and get your money back, they are not as described.
  3. Charlottechicken

    Washing up question

    Patsylabrador, thank you for starting this thread, this is exactly why I continue to log in and look around the forum. Nowhere else could you get a rational and measured conversation about washing up! Personally, I wash up with a half full bowl and rinse as I go with a dribble of hot water, the bowl never gets over full by the time the greasiest dishes are done. I have also noticed big holes on some washing up bottles, it certainly seems a ploy to get you to use more as it reminds me of the possible urban myth of the words "and repeat" on shampoo which allegedly doubled profits.
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    Forum upgrade?

    I remember the late night shenanigans, lots of chat and hilarity, sometimes the odd argument. Particularly remember young Martin posting a reply to every single thread, so his name appeared all down the forum πŸ˜‚it must have taken him ages!
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    Wrap for the Omlet Cube MK2 - UK Delivery

    Brick outhouse for chickens, well they often poo in the nestbox πŸ˜‚
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    Charging for entrance to cathedrals

    I'm with the free entry brigade. We often visit out of the way places and pop in to random little churches along the way, just to look at the architecture and feel the history. We usually leave a donation in the box for them. If everyone left a small donation I'm sure the revenue would build up, but charging Β£8.50 is an awful lot, and risks putting off visitors.
  7. Charlottechicken

    Bantam Cockerel

    I've just lost my cockerel this year, a bantam silkie so a very small bird. Noise level wasn't much below that of a full sized bird, although his cock a doodle doo sounded like an old car horn. If you have close neighbours then expect a bit of friction, you may end up with a bird who likes the sound of his own voice.
  8. Charlottechicken

    Sexing Araucana cross

    Neck and saddle feathers look girly.
  9. Charlottechicken

    Started a fish tank!

    The word is s a l t w a t e r, I'm laughing! Oh, and the tank looks great! Love watching fishies, love it when they come to the glass to watch you back or just follow your finger!
  10. Charlottechicken

    Swollen cheek and one eye closing

    Really sorry to read this, such a pretty girl xx
  11. Charlottechicken

    Identifcation of insect bites

    Yes, old topic resurrected by a new member with an interest in bugs 😞
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    Great photo, they aren't daft are they!
  13. Charlottechicken

    Been accepted for a degree!!

    Congratulations! Sounds like a very worthwhile and rewarding subject too.
  14. Charlottechicken

    Herefordshire here we come!

    Oh how have I missed all this? Congratulations on finding a property, the view looks fab and it all sounds wonderful! Think you should be OK with orchard, and I'm sure somewhere I read you can pay a small fee to be classed as a farmer and as long as you offer some of what you grow for sale then you are complying. Actually, using agricultural land for horses is change of use if they sleep and are fed there, so imagine how many people the planners could pick on before they get round to your land The people buying your place sound lovely, it's nice to know you are handing custodianship to like minded folk.
  15. Charlottechicken

    Herefordshire here we come!

    Hmm, not sure about restrictions, the grading would certainly have restrictions . I don't believe I've seen a fabric or quilt shop at the Jinney Ring, there's a glass blower and a violin maker, and they do have a website I believe. Droitwich is only a couple of miles away and has a lovely fabric shop (William Morris and Laura Ashley stuff) as well as a Waitrose and Morrisons!