"It was known as the DER roundabout because the headquaters of the television rental company were based there (remember when almost everybody rented tv sets because they were too expensive to buy and kept breaking down) even more trivial is the fact…"
"I thought the same as you in your last paragraph - "Where the hell is the Hope and Anchor Flyover?" It would have helped if they gave the proper road/roundabout name. Was there a pub called the Hope and Anchor at one time?"
A couple of days ago we received a letter from TfL alerting us to the following. I don't know how wide-ranging their letter drop was, so just in case others in the area are unaware...The Hope & Anchor* (Apex Corner) flyover will be affected by roadworks including joint replacement and road resurfacing as follows:Monday 7 Oct - Friday 11 Oct: The flyover will be reduced to one lane in each direction overnight, between 2200 to 05002200 Friday 11 Oct - 0600 Monday 14 Oct: The flyover will be…See More
"Very low pressure water here now too - TW have said they are redirecting flows from other areas to provide some water, while they're still fixing the issue at Hampton. It may not work for everyone (I don't think our tank in the loft is…"
"Yes, just checked and our 55 gallon water butt is full from Monday's downpour. Should last us a while. Luckily we also have a cold water tank in the roof, so am boiling some water for drinking (it should be OK but I suspect the tank dates from…"