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Free Small Ads, Situations Wanted and Vacant for LOCAL people ONLY

We are pleased to include LOCAL small adverts and situations vacant here. There is at present no charge for occasional advertisers but this is for LOCAL PEOPLE ONLY.
Local means an 01825 number.

Keep your copy to a reasonable size (about the amount of a small postcard) and include a LOCAL telephone number. We reserve the right to edit your advert for reasons of space and confidentiality.

PLEASE remember to let us know when the item is sold or the situation is filled. Ads will be removed one month after insertion unless an extension is requested.

Please send your advertisement to webmaster@horstedkeynes.com 

Local family with 2 young children under 5 and 1 new born baby is looking for a friendly, caring, local lady who loves children and new born babies to help with tea and bed time routine from mid-August.

Must be able to drive and be a non-smoker. 

Hour of work = 5pm to 8pm

Monday

Tuesday

(not Wednesday)

Thursday

Friday

Pay to be discussed in person.

Please contact Fiona on 07900 682 151
Cinder Hill area

     

Local couple offering a "do it all service!"...

          Cleaning & ironing
          Dog walking
          Mucking out & yard duties
          Car maintenance
          DIY & gardening
          Pressure washing


If we haven't listed your requirement give us a call to discuss

10% off RH postcodes or a massive 20% off for Horsted Keynes residents!

01825 790084
07545 252885

 

     

Workshop/ storage space for Rent

 
475 sq ft workshop (25' x 19') available
Horsted Lane
Large double doors with good height
Work benches
Good security, long private drive
Outside space also available
 

Call 01342 811 604

     
 


Free

Assorted paper and hardback books and couple of raffle type items, would
suit charity stall.

Assorted horse books, varied topics mainly instructional.

Box of tinsel used once to decorate office, good condition.

Tel: 01825 791661
 

 
   

I am looking for a female life model, to model for a small group of artists.
£7 an hour.
Please contact Iona on 790707

 

Silver Service Casual Waiting Staff Required for weddings and dinner dances.  Some training will be given. For good rates of pay and hours to suit. Phone Jasmine Barton on 01342 824277 or e-mail:jasmin689@aol.com

 

Bored of Ironing? Why not let me do it for you.  £7 per hour if you drop off/collect and £8 per hour if I collect/drop off.
Fast and efficient service.
 
Also, do you need a home for your small pets while on Holiday (Rabbits, Guinea Pigs, Hamsters etc.)
 
I also provide a dog walking service.
 
For more details, please call Natalie 01825 791287

 

BIG FUN PARTIES run by parents; teachers and performing artists, offer bespoke children’s parties with a choice of modern themes & traditional activities. Options are available for all budgets.  Fully insured, CRB registered.  www.bigfunparties.co.uk 
0845 272 2396  
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SITUATIONS WANTED
We are pleased to help by publicising situations wanted including setting up a personal box number type email address. Please note that we do not see any email replies, they go direct to the advertisers' email.

 SPECIALISED ELECTRONICS TRANSPORT TO EUROPE

I used to work as an electronics engineer for amongst others the BBC, and for a short time the IBA, where I gained experience with satellite installation (from the days of ECS, then via Marco Polo, right up to Astra). Retired early I am now looking for other opportunities.

Having just returned from a short trip to Spain, I covered my expenses by delivering a boot load of electronic items that were too valuable and fragile to be entrusted to "a man in a white van", and where I also collected payment and advised on aspects of installation at the same time.

It occurred to me that there may be a business (or at least a hobby) repeating the trip! I drive a large car alone or with a single passenger, so have good luggage space with the back seats down! Also a private car is not a commercial vehicle with the inevitable limitations, customs, and other restrictions that these usually have when being driven abroad!

With 38 years experience driving all over Europe from Eindhoven to Iberia and Bornholm to Brussels I am in the fortunate position that I can drop everything at a moments notice. Being located in Sussex and a Channel Tunnel regular I can be driving in France within three hours, and well into Spain, Portugal, or Germany the next day. If it's urgent or unusual then I'm your man!

Anyone need my help or know someone who does? ;-)

Please email reply to behappytv -at- btinternet dot com

 

IT OR ELECTRONIC WORK WANTED

A rather unusual man is seeking employment in the electronics or IT sector - probably on an ad-hoc, job by job basis.

60 years old with an inherited disability (which doesn’t show on the surface ;-).  Presently bored stiff at home. 

Educated to Ph.D. level, where my speciality was SHF radar, I was previously employed as an engineer by BBC television where I designed and later repaired sophisticated equipment to component level. I can obviously read and draw circuit diagrams, and love driving so distance is of little object. My ideal job would be helping to design and test a new electronic or computer related product, or perhaps travelling to service electronic equipment. 

In the recent past I have been running a small computer and networking installation business where I specialised in the extension and wireless adaptation of existing computer networks, together with manufacturing and modifying specialised computers for broadcasting.

I am able to work alone where I am known to be my own worst critic, delivering work that is of above average quality and reliability - it is not unknown for me to work for 36 hours without a break when a job has to be finished. On the other hand, when needed, I can set up temporary equipment using the best of British “bodging” to save time and money (remembering health and safety requirements, of course)!

If you have a job (possibly temporary, probably unusual) that needs a motivated, articulate, but quality conscious manager, organiser, or designer, or even well paid dogsbody, please get in touch by email at "box123 at horstedkeynes. com" .

I am quite prepared to work informally for a time to allow us an opportunity to get to know each other.

 

 
   
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