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  1. Rootshallbloke

    England squad numbers announced.

    Looking likely that Pickford will be our number one. England squad numbers in full1 Jordan Pickford (Everton) 2 Kyle Walker (Manchester City) 3 Danny Rose (Tottenham) 4 Eric Dier (Tottenham) 5 John Stones (Manchester City) 6 Harry Maguire (Leicester) 7 Jesse Lingard (Manchester United) 8 Jordan...
  2. Time to stop charity fat cats.

    It's utterly ridiculous, Some charities demand donations whilst paying out crazy salaries to the bigwigs and others,it must stop! Save the children pay 6 million per year on just one of their leased premises...6 bloody million,how many people have chucked a couple of quid into buckets thinking...
  3. SUFC_Ross

    Rent deposit

    Received a letter from my old landlord saying I wouldn't be receiving any of my previous deposit back, I'm not a bad tenant at all however I knew I would be charged for some minor repairs and redecorating as quite frankly I was too lazy to paint a flat I was leaving, however on this letter, it...
  4. Question Port Vale - Away 26th Feb

    Has anyone looked into return travel for the game? The last train back to London is 9.53 and the ground is 3 miles from Stoke-on-Trent Station....
  5. RobM

    Oh deary me! £50,000 as well

    "A lottery-winning couple who blew all of their prize money in the space of a year say they are now facing eviction from their home for a second time after being refused benefits. Jobless Jamie and Abbie Hort won £50,000 in the Christmas 2014 Channel Islands Lottery but the Guernsey couple...
  6. Freddy Eastwood - Thanks for the memories

    Hi, I've been trying to educate my young glory hunting Chelsea rent boy colleague on the meaning of real football. Part of his education was to show him the Freddy Eastwood goals collection with the 'thanks for the memories' soundtrack. However the only copy I can find is a horribly...
  7. Mad Cyril

    Clothes you struggle to buy

    I always struggle to buy work shirts. I have a 17.5" neck and most off the peg shirts in this size are ****ing rent a tents. Anyone else?
  8. lee_sufc

    Impartial life advice :-)

    Afternoon all! Been a while since I last posted (but I'm a regular "lurker"). I'm after some impartial advice... Basically, I live in Rochford with our two young children. One is in pre-school, the other in year one at primary. Although we like where we live, we've often considered...
  9. Benefit Society !

    The Tories intend to freeze benefits for the unemployed and so called needy . I discovered recently a family I know receive £2,400 every 4 weeks excluding their council rent,Add the rent costs and they are on 3k or take home £750 each and every week! How many of us take home £38,000 after...
  10. House to Rent

    Anyone know of any houses to rent ? Local to Southend if possible. 2-3 beds and not extortionate rents. PM me please. Ken
  11. onlyonekingkevin

    Latest Rumours Bedsente possibly signing

    Anthony Straker and Gomis Bedsente just came in to my Estate agents and Gomis is looking to rent a flat in Southend . my mate / colleague is going through it with him now lol , Apparently he has signed ...
  12. RobM

    Renting out a flat.

    Hi all, I am considering buying a flat (brand new) to rent out. 1 or 2 bed in Corringham (choice of bed's may be available). ' What are the pitfalls of said idea? :unsure: It would be a 'cash' purchase so no mortgage to worry about. What would be a reasonable rent to charge? I would think...
  13. southend4ever

    Advice Please

    I view a house. I like it. The landlord is lovely. Another couple view the house. They like it. The rent is organised through a management agency/company. Both couples go to the office to sign the contracts. The landlord decides who gets the contract. Landlord chooses me. Great. Rent for 1...
  14. Mohave Shrimper

    Selling a parent's house

    Hi folks, after a bit of a wait my mum has been offered a flat in an assisted living place in Rayleigh, however this leaves me with the task of helping her move and selling her house. Which as I rent isn't something I've ever had to do before, and to be honest I'm not sure where to start. The...
  15. new signing

    sam togwell signing next week , he was in my letting agent, complete lettings today looking for a place to rent, exchange for cresswell with asmall fee paid. signing monday
  16. Chairman Trigg

    The easy way to a new ground

    First you get the tax payer or local council to fund the £600 million .........Then you pay 2.5% of the price for it.......and just to take the p*ss further pay a rent of the value of the left leg of crap premiership player £2m...............Now to put this in context If Southend council used...
  17. Cricko

    The Nakid Truth

    Taken from: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Naked-Truth-CameronIs-he-the-worst-prime-minister-in-British-history/349274725156523 How close was David Cameron to having a week that was not a total disaster for himself or the government. I really thought he was going to make it by Thursday,But...
  18. Rent Party v N-Joi

    Round 7 of erm....odd day.
  19. Mad Cyril

    Made to measure shirts.

    I have a lot of trouble buying work shirts. To borrow a phrase from Quadrophenia most shirts with a 17.5" neck are ****ing rent-a-tents and I am reasonably slim in an extra-medium kind of fashion. I am considering getting some shirts made to measure and there a few online companies offering...
  20. TrueBlue

    Carpet Cleaner

    anybody got one I can borrow?? Cant afford to rent the rug doctor as skint.