Tag Archives: bad service

Coffee beans

It’s beyond me why some people think it’s reasonable behaviour to listen to a downloaded Radio 4 programme on Fairtrade chocolate production without the aid of earplugs. Two chaps sitting in front of me on my unexpected train trip into … Continue reading

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Ghastly day

[Actually, it wasn’t really ghastly…just some bits of it.] Last night, I received an email from one of our mortgage providers requesting two pieces of information. Normally that wouldn’t be a problem, however, the pieces of information were in my … Continue reading

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Lousy service

After a lovely Christmas break, you really don’t want a problem with your luggage at Heathrow. You really don’t want to stand around at baggage retrieval for a few hours waiting for the non-appearance of your bags. You really don’t … Continue reading

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Inappropriate coat touching

What could possibly go wrong with a toasted ham and cheese sandwich? Plenty, it would seem, when a printer is involved. This morning we went down to breakfast then went for another wander down to Echo Point. And, as the … Continue reading

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All the world’s morons

A week ago, Mirinda ordered a wardrobe for the flat. I discussed the delivery situation with the company, saying how I’d need at least 24 hours warning of the day of delivery. The guy at the company said that would … Continue reading

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Merry Czech Christmas

I haven’t reported on the shower. I shall do so now. The most disconcerting thing about the the bathroom is that it is all glass. The walls around it and internal the walls around the shower and toilet. These latter … Continue reading

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Letter to Nero

The letter is pretty self explanatory but I thought I’d share it since it happened to me yesterday. Dear Nero I am writing this in order to possibly save another customer suffering as I have. I have been a loyal … Continue reading

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