Tag Archives: service

The waiting game

It doesn’t matter how good the coffee is, having to wait over three hours for the car today was not impressive. Last week for their diagnostic diagnosis we arrived almost an hour early to allow the car to ‘cool’ so … Continue reading

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Maggie on Guard Duty

Hubby noticed an unwanted and uninvited presence in one of our back tyres this afternoon, so it was up to the garage for a look-see and hopefully easi-fix. We were asked to drive the vehicle in, then wait in reception, … Continue reading

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A Thankless Post

She sat in her usual position, third from the right by the door. In the draught, as usual. The heater under her seat didn’t work. As usual. Beep. Beep. Another day, another buck. Reaching to her left, she scanned the … Continue reading

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Stop the day, I want to get off

Ever wanted a day to just ‘stop’ so that you can go back to bed, have a doze, then wake up and start all over again? Today was such a day. We hadn’t run the engine for a couple of … Continue reading

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Good PR

When purchasing certain things for the boat, Hubby goes Mail Order with a nationwide company, though we discovered a fortnight ago that their distribution centre is only about 30 miles down the road.

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Normal Service

Unfortunately our internet service is down. Normal service will hopefully be restored shortly.  

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