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1. 26 Nov 2017
12:27
Flower Arranging

I can make up floral baskets, table centrepieces, candle arrangements etc. All flowers and materials would be charged extra unless you provide them.

10
Woodley
2. 26 Nov 2017
12:27
Good Neighbour

Lifts by car (plus costs), shopping, receiving deliveries, etc

10
Woodley
3. 26 Nov 2017
12:27
Light Gardening

Woodley


Woodley
4. 27 Oct 2017
12:16
Books

I have the following books, 1 Ready each. call me or email gabrielle@gabrielles-sewing-studio.co.uk if you are interested.

Bubbles All The Way by Sarah Strohmeyer (mystery)

Who Moved My Cheese by Spencer Johnson (business/self development)

The Eve of St Hyacinth Kate Sedley(medieval mystery)

Elvenborn - Andre Norton & Mercedes Lackey (fantasy)

Outfoxed - Rita Mae Brown (mystery)

Lost in a Good Book - Jasper Fford (fantasy mystery)

Study Skills Handbook - Stella Cottrell (Education)

300 Beers To Try - Roger Protz (food & drink)

Stencilling - Jill Visser & Michael Flint (craft/decorating)

The Perfect CV - Tom Jackson (business/self development)

Batchelor Brothers Bed & Breakfast - Bill Richardson (modern fiction)

The Night Listener - Armistead Maupin (modern fiction)

THe Merlin Conspiracy - Diana Wynne Jones (teen fantasy)

Thunder In The Skies - Elizabeth Peters (mystery)

The Amber Spyglass; The Subtle Knife; The Tin Princess; The Tiger in the Well (4 books) - Philip Pullman (fantasy)

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies - Seth Grahame-Smith based on Jane Austen (horror/fantasy/comedy)

The Legacy of Gird - Elizabeth Moon (fantasy)

1 per book
Reading
5. 23 Oct 2017
16:07
Event organising and management


6. 23 Oct 2017
16:06
Counselling,healing, psychic advice


7. 23 Oct 2017
16:05
Presentation and public speaking training


8. 23 Oct 2017
16:04
Public speaking & presentations: training, mentoring, writing


9. 23 Oct 2017
16:03
Counselling,healing, psychic help


10. 23 Oct 2017
16:02
Housesitting


11. 23 Oct 2017
16:02
Dog sitting, shopping,


12. 23 Oct 2017
16:00
Filing, organising, typing


13. 23 Oct 2017
16:00
Writing, ghostwriting, editing


14. 23 Oct 2017
15:59
Baby and child sitting


15. 22 Oct 2017
11:58
Proof Reading

Proof reading of letters, essays, dissertations in humanities subjects

R10
Emmer Green
16. 22 Oct 2017
11:49
Homework coach 11 and above

Help for students who struggle to organise their time or get down to their homework through strategies such as goal setting, & help with focus from expperienced teacher.  

R10
Emmer Green
17. 22 Oct 2017
11:26
Dog boarding in own home

Experienced dog owner available to care for 1 dog in own home, alongside own dog.

R10
Emmer Green
18. 22 Oct 2017
11:11
Garden Design

Artist/designer with experience in designing for small to medium size gardens.  

R10
Emmer Green
19. 21 Oct 2017
13:36
Academic Tutoring

Support from experienced tutor for students from GCSE up to Masters qualifications, who struggle with the research, analysis, and synthesis required for the successful planning and writing of an essay or dissertation.

R10/hour
Emmer Green
20. 21 Oct 2017
11:28
Original Writing and Artwork

Original Pastels, Poems and Stories

Contact me
Reading
21. 21 Oct 2017
11:27
Calligraphy

Original poems or inscriptions

R10
Reading
22. 2 Oct 2017
14:33
Garage for a small to medium car

Mixed: 35 readies and £35 per month
Woodley
23. 1 Oct 2017
18:16
Companion

am offering to accompany a lady member 

to a cafe -on bus -around town-into a shop to help with shopping 

if you need a companion 

maybe recently out of hospital or anxious in these situations 

and I could help by being there  for you

readies for time needed

bus fare to be paid for me 

call me if I can help

(also can accompany to evening outings or coach trips etc -but fare will need to be paid for me and cost of film coach etc )

10 readies per hour per person
Tilehurst
24. 1 Oct 2017
11:14
Beautiful red with black roses pashmina/scarf

This item is being traded by Newbold School, Binfield but I sort out their account.

This is a long, red chiffon pashmina/scarf with black outline roses on both sides of fabric. Excellent condition. I can either send it to you with 2nd class postage charged or I'm sure one of the visitors to our monthly meetings would be happy to transport for you.

B6
Bracknell
25. 29 Sep 2017
18:17
Glasses case made from repurposed tie

Lovely soft glasses case with Velcro fastening made from clean tie. Transportation to Reading may be easily solved as one of our RLETS friends will (I'm sure) bring it over.

B5
Bracknell
26. 29 Sep 2017
18:14
Fabulous embroidered upholstery fabric

Here are lengths of fabulous upholstery fabric. The lengths have been hemmed and undone but it's in excellent condition and can easily be repurposed. Do let me know if you're interested and I'll measure exactly for you. If you'd like this, our contacts in RLETS will help in transportation, I'm sure.

B20
Bracknell
27. 23 Sep 2017
12:24
Gardening

General gardening including weeding & digging - I will remove and compost some waste - no tree work > 100mm

R10/hour
Reading
28. 23 Sep 2017
12:24
Labouring

General labouring

R10/hour
Reading
29. 10 Sep 2017
16:52
Picture frames

Assted 2 x 3 ft picture frames, NO GLASS,  some wood some Aluminium


Earley
30. 10 Sep 2017
16:50
Assted Wall mirrors

Bathroom mirror with fluorescent light fitting behindGood condition 2 x 3 ft aprox

Wall mirror 2 x 3 ft with 4 corner holes for fixing

Another 2 x 3 ft wall mirror in wood frame, painted pink but coul be easily be repainted

R10
Earley
31. 10 Aug 2017
09:12
Ancestral Earth living skills

Beginner level Ancestral Earth living skills covering areas such as "Stone age" Crafts. Fire, Shelter, Food and Water.

R10
Woodley
32. 10 Aug 2017
09:08
Diatonic Harmonica Lessons

Beginner to intermediate diatonic harmonica lessons

R10
Woodley
33. 10 Aug 2017
09:06
Fruit Tree Pruning

Help and advice on the pruning of common fruit trees.

R10
Woodley
34. 10 Aug 2017
09:03
Food Growing

Help and advice with food growing.

R10
Woodley
35. 10 Aug 2017
08:56
Sharpening (knives, scissors, tools etc).

Sharpening of household and garden items.

R10
Woodley
36. 27 Jul 2017
18:15
Baby Sitting

Baby sitting in Tilehurst

10 per hour
West Reading
37. 27 Jul 2017
18:15
Good Neighbour

Happy to do shopping or sit with any elderly or unwell person in Tilehurst

10 per hour
West Reading
38. 27 Jul 2017
18:15
Cat Feeding

Happy to come and feed your cat in the Tilehurst area

10 per hour
West Reading
39. 17 Jul 2017
08:21
Sewing up knitting

Do you knit but hate sewing the pieces together? I can sew up garments for you. You will need to provide the yarn for doing the sewing as well as the garment pieces.

10R/hr
Reading
40. 17 Jul 2017
08:07
Stationery

I have some stationery I no longer need, ideal for school work, filing etc.:

Plastic page protectors, 0.5 Readies per 100

Two-ring ring binders, 3.25cm/1.5in capacity, (a number of colours, please ask), 0.5 Readies each.

Four-ring ring binders, 5cm/2in capacity, (red, blue, white), 1 Readie each.

Box files, expander file etc also available, please enquire

Email me at gabrielle@gabrielles-sewing-studio.co.uk to reserve, I can send them (you pay postage) or take them to the next Meet&Greet, or make other arrangements for getting them to you.

See offering details
Reading
41. 16 Jul 2017
11:17
Internet Shopping Setup

I can set up internet shopping for you.  I have already done this for a couple of friends and they have found that, once set up, they can manage it by themselves.  Ongoing support available as well, if required.

10 readies per hour
Purley On Thames
42. 15 Jul 2017
21:06
Computer sleeve

Targus computer sleeve 13x10 inches. Collection only. Central Caversham. RG4.

R5
Reading
43. 15 Jul 2017
20:55
Hanging baskets

2 hanging baskets. In quite good condition. OXO cube shows size. Colletion only. Central Caversham. RG4.

R5
Reading
44. 1 Jul 2017
14:51
Boating

I am able to offer my boat for a trip

Negotiated
Reading
45. 1 Jul 2017
14:51
Cat Sitting

I can cat sit in Reading area

10/hour
Reading
46. 1 Jul 2017
13:41
Garden For Growing Veg

Garden with side access, shed and tap. Lovely soil. Great for growing veg.


Earley
47. 1 Jul 2017
09:31
Lifts, taking goods to recycling centre etc

Available most days at most times of day or evening.

10 per hour
Tilehurst
48. 1 Jul 2017
08:13
Scanning documents & pictures

I have a scanner attached to my computer, and can scan documents (up to A4 size), photographs, etc. for emailing or saving on CD or memory stick (you provide). I can also do minor edits using Photoshop Elements (adjusting colour balance, 'healing' monor scratches, removing background, etc.). I have scanned larger documents in 2 or 3 parts and merged them, but probably not suitable for higher resolution requirements.

The Readies cost will depend on how long I need to sit at my computer doing the work.

10R/hr
Reading
49. 10 Jun 2017
18:17
Good Neighbour

Doing osme local shopping, staying in for tradesperson etc

Usual
Reading
50. 20 May 2017
12:12
Painting and Decorating

Can cycle to anywhere in Reading.

Please provide materials, ladders etc.

R10
Reading
51. 20 May 2017
12:08
Gardening, maintenance and landscaping

Can cycle to anywhere in Reading.

Please provide tools.

R10
Reading
52. 20 May 2017
12:03
Lifting furniture and heavy boxes

No job too small. Minimum 10 Readies.

Can help with removals if you supply the van. I can drive or help.

Can cycle to job anywhere in Reading. 10R/hour

R10
Reading
53. 20 May 2017
11:58
General labouring

Can cycle to anywhere in Reading. 10R/hour

R10
Reading
54. 14 May 2017
18:54
Glass TV stand in excellent condition

Hi,

I am offering a glass TV stand in excellent condition for 20 Readies.

The stand has no chip or scratch. It is 120 cm long and 41 cm wide.

I am able to deliver the stand for 5 Readies or collection at post code RG10 0XU.

R20
Twyford
55. 8 May 2017
20:49
Clothing in Good Condition - size 18-20-22

Clothing in Good Condition - size 18-20-22

Due to successful dieting plan, I have a lot of good clothing to trade. Size 18/20/22

e.g camisole tops 20/22 - 1 ready each

crop trousers 18 - 3 readies each

Contact me for more information - let me know what you are interested in and I will see what I have left. I still have lots at the moment.

I can provide photos of the clothes, by email

From 1 ready to 10 readies
Purley On Thames
56. 7 May 2017
11:26
Home sewing support

If you are a home dressmaker, and want support in measuring, fitting, hem marking, and help in mastering sewing techniques, I can help you.

I have worked as a dressmaker and alterationist for 15 years, and also taught sewing at New Directions Reading, so I have 'form' in this area.

10R/hr
Reading
57. 6 May 2017
19:05
Daily dog walking in Twyford in the evening

I can walk your dog every day from 18:00 pm for an hour as I walk mine.

In Twyford only (Stanlake park ideally).

R10
Twyford
58. 6 May 2017
19:03
French translation and writing by French native

I can help send administrative letters/messages or telephone in French should you need to communicate with French institutions such as town council, estate agent, solicitor, plumber etc.

R10
Twyford
59. 6 May 2017
17:53
Singing Tuition

Learn how to sing in tune and express yourself in song. all ages and styles catered for. 14 years teaching experience.

10/hour
Winnersh
60. 6 May 2017
17:53
Home Care

Social and domestic care for people with dementia and mobility issues. 9 years experience.

10/hour
Winnersh
61. 6 May 2017
17:53
Drama Tuition

Polish up acting or public speaking skills. 23 years experience.

10 /hour
Winnersh
62. 6 May 2017
16:32
Clothing Alterations & Repairs

I can alter clothing to fit or undertake simple repairs. Any fabric/materials required would need to be provided, and you would need to come to me for a fitting. I will need to see the garment to determine whether the alteration/repair is possible. Contact me for more details.

No complex special occasion garments (e.g. multi-layer wedding dresses, prom dresses etc.) and no zip replacement in jeans or jackets - I have retired from all this! But I will do straightforward hems/taking in for evening dresses.

I have been a dressmaker and alterationist for the past 15 years, recommended by bridal salons to their customers, so I have plenty of experience.

R10/hr
Reading
63. 6 May 2017
16:32
Knitting, Crochet & Sewing Lessons

I can teach adults to knit or help with more advanced knitting techniques. I can also teach crochet, but cannot cover advanced techniques.

I have taught both topics for New Directions Reading, so have put many knitters and crocheters into the world.

Also, as a dressmaker of many years experience, I can teach adults to sew, set up their sewing machine and use it, prepare, adjust & make up patterns, and make use of various sewing techniques.

I have taught this subject for New Directions Reading, and have also acted as 'verifier' for the City & Guilds Fashion Diploma.

R10/hr
Reading
64. 6 May 2017
16:32
Driving

I can offer lifts within central reading e.g. to hospital appointments. N.B. car will only take one passenger. Petrol contribution at normal LETS rate.

R10/hr plus petrol
Reading
65. 29 Apr 2017
11:35
Desk Top Publishing

I can lay out a leaflet or book. I will type your item if necessary.

10/hour
Checkendon
66. 29 Apr 2017
11:35
Basic It Help

I work for Age Concern helping Silver Surfers. Happy to help with computer/tablet use for email, internet, ebooks etc. I have a DBS check certificate.

10/hour
Checkendon
67. 29 Apr 2017
11:08
French Lessons By French Native (GCSE, A level exams)

I can give French lesson to toddlers, children in primary or secondary school (included GCSE exam tuition and A level) and adults. I am French and I work in a school, so I am used to teach. Lots of experience in teaching.

15
Twyford
68. 4 Apr 2017
15:43
Tuition

Happy to help with knitting or sewing issues. Crochet too! Can help with stitches or patterns.

OR Make an item in any of these mediums provided fabric/yarn and pattern is supplied. (Readies to be negotiated as I feel R10 ph rather high for this type of offering)

R10
Whitley Wood
69. 18 Mar 2017
14:39
Crochet Blankets And Potholders

I make potholders and baby blankets, can consider crocheting toys and other items

Various
Whitley
70. 18 Mar 2017
14:39
Drawings

Sketches and digital work, you can see more here: moonkestrel.deviantart.com

Various
Whitley
71. 11 Mar 2017
19:30
Calor gas Blue, Butane cylinders

3x 13Kg tubes & 3 x 7 Kg tubes, screw or push-on fittings

10each
Earley
72. 7 Mar 2017
15:51
Clothing alterations/repairs

Experienced with sewing, simple upholstery, such as cushion covers.I have made piped covers previously.

Also clothing alterations, dresses, skirts,jackets and Jeans/trousers or contact me for what you need.

10/hour
Reading
73. 19 Feb 2017
21:29
Scanning and touching up photographs

I can scan your photographs (and potentially, slides) and burn the images onto a DVD for you. For safety copies, for sharing, or for turning paper photographs into digital images.

I can also make improved copies with tears, scratches and dust removed.

10 - 15 per hour
Reading
74. 19 Feb 2017
20:54
Computer

Component islalation

10/hour
75. 19 Feb 2017
20:54
It Support

Basic IT support

10/hour
76. 4 Feb 2017
09:54
Transportation

Happy to help with transportation in salon car within 20 miles round trip from Wokingham. Weekends best though evenings during the week are possible

10
Wokingham
77. 25 Jan 2017
20:10
Pet Sitting

Help if owners need to go away Love dogs, happy to go for a walk

R10 / hour
Reading
78. 25 Jan 2017
20:10
Cooking

I can teach Italian recipes or cook meals

R10 / hour
Reading
79. 21 Jan 2017
14:40
Family History Research

Experienced Researcher.

Set up on line if an online tree is required - Ancestry, Find My Past, The Genealogist, or set up a family tree programme for offline use on the computer.

Initial research, advice and support as necessary to begin an family tree, or taking things further on for those who have already started.

I have already done this for a couple of friends and they have found that, once set up, they can manage it by themselves. Ongoing support available as well, if required.

R10/hour
Purley On Thames
80. 21 Jan 2017
14:40
Tablet/phone Set Up And Support

Tablet/phone Set Up And Support

Ipad, kindle, or smart phone set up

I have already done this for a couple of friends. Ongoing support available as well, if required.

R10/hour
Purley On Thames
81. 14 Jan 2017
16:12
Car available - taxi use

Want to get somewhere and arrive immaculate ? Or just getting from A>B in a hurry ? Want to pick up something too heavy for bike or bus ?

R rate does not include petrol.

5 R per 1/2hr
Reading
82. 10 Dec 2016
12:49
Knitting

I can teach knitting, and spinning on a wheel or spindle

R10/hr
83. 7 Dec 2016
13:00
Lifestyle Prescriptions Health Coach

Lifestyle medicine is now gaining ground with the medical profession and other health professionals, providing excellent results.

With Lifestyle Prescriptions, however, we go much further than the more common lifestyle medicine and green prescriptions because this work offers as addition to nutritional, exercise, support and stress management, a highly specific mind/body/social/beliefs/emotions analysis, lifestyle prescriptions based on your specific symptoms and root cause, and therapies as necessary to release or make life easier for just about any physical or emotional symptom you have challenges with right now.

Personal growth and deep insights into the root cause of your health challenges are part of your outcomes, plus changes in your presenting symptoms, if we work together to achieve results.

R20
Reading
84. 3 Dec 2016
07:15
Friendly neighbour/shopping/lifts/visiting

I am happy to offer lifts, visit people who are ill in hospital or at home do some washing, general support for those who need it. Light shopping and tidying up at home. Or if you just need some company and a chat please contact me.

Debbie

10 ph
Reading
85. 1 Nov 2016
16:33
Myers Briggs personality profile

I am a licensed Myer-Briggs practitioner. Feedback given in a number of areas including relationships, what occupations you may be particularly suited to, what spiritual practices might suit you best, communications and communicating styles and other general areas.

10 per hour
Woodley
86. 1 Nov 2016
16:23
Word processing

R10
Woodley
87. 1 Nov 2016
16:20
Teach you to knit

I can show you how to knit and read a pattern.  Also how to knit without a pattern.

R10
Woodley
88. 2 Oct 2016
20:21
Carpet Cleaning

I have a carpet cleaning machine and the offer is for me to come with the machine to clean the carpet.

10R per hour
Reading
89. 19 Sep 2016
12:09
Pet Feeding.Dog sitting for small breed of dog.

Pet feeding within walking distance from the Three tuns pub.

Short stay of dog in my home. up to 5 days.

10/hour/30 per day
Reading
90. 22 Aug 2016
17:04
Pet sitting / walking

Help while owners are away.

No snakes.  

Smaller or elderly dogs only for walking.

R10
Whitley Wood
91. 22 Aug 2016
17:02
Simple word and email help offered

Assist with simple writing/typing in word, headers and footers, fonts etc.

Assist with getting started on emails.

R10
Whitley Wood
92. 22 Aug 2016
16:57
Tip Runs

Bulky items that can fit into a small van can be taken to the tip.  Help will be required for heavy items.

Petrol cost 40p per mile.

R10
Whitley Wood
93. 22 Aug 2016
16:52
Assist with pattern reading/interpretation

Assist workin with sewn, crochet or knitted items.

R10
Whitley Wood
94. 22 Aug 2016
16:44
Help with baking

Assist a person to bake their own goods.  

Bake a cake or batch of biscuits for the home made taste.

Home made desert for a dinner.

Financial help with ingredients.cake

R10
Whitley Wood
95. 20 Aug 2016
20:59
Photography/developing

i'm a fully trained photographer to lswpp bppa bppa(medical) willing to help/teach studio skills, or help with developing your own slide film.

R10
Didcot
96. 20 Aug 2016
14:05
Mending/ Making /altering Garments

Regret no Jeans zips

R10
Whitley Wood
97. 20 Aug 2016
14:05
Car Lifts

Local lifts to appointments or town.

Meet at station after a journey away, to take an individual home.

Petrol cost: 40p per mile

R10
Whitley Wood
98. 4 Aug 2016
10:30
Gardening

we are both offering to do gardening -say a couple hours at a time

(we would need use of a kettle and toilet )

we used to have a gardening business so we have experience!

call us and we can see if we are free when you need us

look forward to your call !!

Annemarie and Donald

10 readies per hour per person
Tilehurst
99. 2 Jul 2016
19:23
Want help with your Family History

Want to get started but need some guidance as to how to go about it. Already started but hit a 'brickwall' and would like some suggestions or help to further your research.

R10
Caversham Park
100. 26 Jun 2016
12:19
Computing / IT

Can help with use of software packages or use of email, internet, word processing, spreadsheets, Excel, how to use social media etc.

Other IT help also available - please drop me an email.

R10/hour
Earley
101. 25 Jun 2016
12:25
Car Lifts, Transportation

Can offer lifts to appointments, shopping etc. 30p per mile to cover expenses. Thanks.

R10 / hour
Earley
102. 25 Jun 2016
12:25
Finance / Book-keeping / Business Advice

I am a financial consultant and can help with business advice, all areas of Finance, Tax and general personal/business finance matters.

R10 / hour
Earley
103. 28 May 2016
09:23
GARDENING

General maintanance

15/hour
Tilehurst
104. 23 Apr 2016
12:05
Gardening

General maintainance

R10/hour
Reading
105. 23 Apr 2016
12:05
Handyman

Help with jobs around the house

R10/hour
Reading
106. 18 Feb 2016
20:54
Sewing Machine Maintenance

Servicing, adjustments and repairs to sewing machines. I particularly like old Singers and have got three myself up to 100 years old. I used to renovate old machines for Tools For Self Reliance and have worked on UK, German and US made machines both domestic and industrial.

10R/hr
Bracknell
107. 5 Feb 2016
16:32
Good neighbour: Tilehurst/Pangbourne/Theale

Taking in parcels, water plants, open/close curtains. Available most days and evenings

Tilehurst, Pangbourne or Theale.

10 per hour
Tilehurst
108. 18 Jan 2016
11:19
Credit When Needed

The Helping Hand Fund is there to help people who have been good traders but got into a situation where they need help but can't earn Readies. Readies are donated to the fund by members and distributed at the discretion of the Core Group. If you know anyone who could benefit please let us know.

Donation
109. 21 Dec 2015
21:21
Winter gardening

I can prune fruit trees, soft fruit, roses and other bushes that need pruning over winter

 

I can tidy up the herbaceous beds that still need a tidy

 

I can help put in new beds or advise and perhaps put in other features

10/hour
Tilehurst
110. 14 Dec 2015
14:45
Flying lessons - both model aeroplanes/helicopters and real ones

I am happy to help teach you to fly your new drone / quad copter / aeroplane etc.

I have an excellent ditial simulator for this purpose:

http://www.phoenix-sim.com/

I also have full simulator for 'real' aeroplanes and helicopters:

http://www.digitalcombatsimulator.com/en

The following aircraft are currently avialble on the above 'real' simulator:

http://wio.ru/korea/mig15.jpg

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/9b/Mi-8_Hip_Roving_Sands_99.jpg

http://theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/Su-27-intercepted.jpg

http://www.hudi.republika.pl/su25/Su-25T%2005.jpg

I can also help setup your remote control flying machine, as good setup can make them much easier to fly.

Lessons on staying safe and within the law when flying are also available.

20 Readies per hour
Whitley
111. 29 Nov 2015
21:11
Computer And Laptop Repairs And Upgrade

Got a virus? Computer running slow? Then get in touch for professional help.


Upgrades are also possible to most computers, upgrades are usually much cheaper than buying a new computer.

I have over 20 years experience with computers and work as a senior engineer in the industry.

R40 / hour
Whitley
112. 29 Nov 2015
21:11
Fresh Free Range Local Eggs

These are from my own pampered free range chickens.

When collecting the eggs you're welcome to meet the chickens.

R 5 = 6 eggs

R 5 = 6 eggs
Whitley
113. 19 Oct 2015
13:47
Good neighbour

shopping, driving

10 readies per hour
Tilehurst
114. 24 Aug 2015
22:31
Kitchen, Bathroom, Garden design

I can help you with planning and designing Kitchen, Bathroom and Gardens.

20R per design
Reading
115. 16 Jun 2015
09:32
Jams and squash/cordial

Home-made jams and squash, made with locally grown fruit.

Happy to make jams and squashes from your own fruit. Can also make lower sugar fridge jams.

3 per jar
West Reading
116. 8 Jun 2015
21:48
Reflexology (P)

No detail provided

R10
Reading
117. 24 May 2015
18:11
LETS Gazebo Hire

LETS Gazebo - contact Beth member RLET0006 to arrange

10 per Use, 15 total with Table
118. 24 May 2015
18:10
LETS Folding Table

LETS Folding Table - contact Beth member RLET0006 to arrange

10 per Use, 15 total with Gazebo
119. 5 May 2015
21:14
Photography--Parties, Birthdays, Events

photography,

for any occasation.

10 Ready per hour.
Reading
120. 16 Mar 2015
13:10
Garden helper (not hands on)

am able to offer an unusual offering!!

for anyone who wants to do gardening but feels they dont know how to!!

i am willing to sit and be there and give you step by step instructiions on say you wanted to tidy a real messy border !!

do take me up on this !!

5 Readies per 1/2 hour
Tilehurst
121. 2 Mar 2015
11:34
Rug Making

I have done both traditional rug making and also using a peg loom.

Happy to help anyone learn either.

 

Have peg loom which I would be prepared to loan for people to try - see attached rug made from old leggings/sweatshirts..

R10
Twyford
122. 31 Jan 2015
21:43
Admin

10R
123. 19 Dec 2014
18:46
Tweaking your computer

I can help

  • to scan your pictures, in colour or black & white, any size up to A3 (297 x 410 mm)
  • with your Internet, e-mail, word processor, spreadsheet and other software
  • to get onto your LETS account, LETS website and LETS Facebook
  • save money with safe free software

R10/hour
Reading
124. 7 Dec 2014
10:45
Occasional lift

I can offer an occasional car lift

10 R/hr plus cash for fuel
East Reading
125. 7 Dec 2014
10:42
Lending or trading

I have various items that I could lend you: chairs, tools (saw, garden spade ... ), ladder, hedge trimmer and so on.

I also have lots of fabric, various haberdashery knick knacks like buttons, zips etc.), and more.

To be agreed. Only Readies
East Reading
126. 7 Dec 2014
10:33
Garden help

I can help in the garden, if you tell me what to do.

10 R/hr
East Reading
127. 7 Dec 2014
10:30
Italian translations and conversation

I am native Italian, so I'm happy to act as a bridge if you need to communicate in Italian.

10 R/hr
East Reading
128. 7 Dec 2014
10:28
Good neighbours

I am happy to receive your parcels, water your garden while you are away and anything of the sort.

10 R/hr
East Reading
129. 16 Nov 2014
21:14
Pick up trading items

We are willing to pick up small trading items for people who have no transport

a small charge made for petrol

minumum of 5 readies charged

Minimum 5 readies otherwise 10 Readies per hour
Tilehurst
130. 16 Nov 2014
21:11
Lifts

we are happy to offer lifts locally in Reading and surrounding areas!

can do short notice

minimum 5 readies

Small charge for petrol(30p a mile)

Do call us -we want to earn readies !!!

5 Readies per 1/2 hour
Tilehurst
131. 19 Oct 2014
17:39
Babysitting, Granny/grandpa Sitting

I offer babysitting and respite to sit with elderly relatives. I have experience with children as a childminder also had twins myself. I work as a career for the elderly

5readies per hour

5
Reading
132. 19 Oct 2014
17:39
House/Pet Sitting

I can give help with House and or Pet sitting willing to look after most pets, drawer a line with spiders though.

5R
Reading
133. 19 Oct 2014
17:39
Helping Hand

I can give a hand with assembling flat packs

10R per hour
Reading
134. 26 Sep 2014
08:47
Helping hand

Need an extra pair of hands for house moving, children's parties, sorting, etc.

R10
Caversham Park
135. 26 Sep 2014
08:45
Crochet

Happy to help teach you how to knit or crochet whether as a beginner or as an intermediate.

10R
Caversham Park
136. 26 Sep 2014
08:45
Transport

Happy to help with any transport. Have a small hatchback with 5 seats

10R/hour + petrol expenses
Caversham Park
137. 26 Sep 2014
08:45
Leafleting

Would you like leaflets delivered. Anywhere in the Reading area.

R10
Caversham Park
138. 26 Sep 2014
08:45
Patchwork and Quilting

Happy to help teach you how to sew a patchwork quilt, wallhanging, etc. whether as a beginner or as an intermediate.

10R
Caversham Park
139. 19 Jun 2014
20:23
Vegetables & Fruit

Surplus produce from my allotment and garden, in season. Please inquire, or watch this space for updates!

Pumpkin, apples

(Please let me know your order by email: what you'd like, how much of it you'd like, and let me know when you would like to collect, as I need to harvest your order from the allotment each week. Thanks!)

Please inquire
South Reading
140. 19 Jun 2014
09:39
Good neighbour

Happy to help with house, pet or plant minding etc, or general labour / help locally.

10R/hr
South Reading
141. 19 Jun 2014
09:39
Chimney sweeping

I can sweep your chimney with brush and poles. Will need a 6 foot space in front of the fireplace, and dust sheets over carpet/furniture if possible! For open fireplaces only.

10 R/hr
South Reading
142. 24 Mar 2014
18:37
Transport

I can bring people for shopping by car

R10/hour
143. 24 Mar 2014
18:37
Useful Neightbours

Company for the elderly

R10/hour
144. 22 Feb 2014
14:50
Word and Excel basic training

Office Word and Excel (some knowledge)

10
Tilehurst
145. 18 Feb 2014
17:44
Knitting

Happy to knit from scratch, or finish projects. Icelandic jumpers a speciality! Have knitted socks, gloves (including fingerless), scarves, hats, jumpers (including Aran), cardigans, tea cosies and more

Depends on size of project
West Reading
146. 18 Feb 2014
17:31
Good Neighbours

Take in parcels, water plants, feed animals, walk dogs

Tba
West Reading
147. 15 Feb 2014
19:59
Metalwork

Have good metalwork facilities including MIG welding and large stock of scrap metal materials. Have fabricated shelf brackets and frames for artwork and repaired garden tools and tree loppers, furniture, bicycles, a wheelchair etc. etc. Not qualified for structural work on vehicles.

10R/hr
Bracknell
148. 15 Feb 2014
19:59
Electrical/Technical Repairs

Repairs to domestic technical items - fixing hifi and computer items, fitting replacement lamp in microwave ovens, replacing Mains leads on appliances. Not qualified electrician so not allowed to do house wiring but anything portable is OK as are repairs to existing circuits like replacing broken sockets and switches.

10R/hr
Bracknell
149. 15 Feb 2014
19:56
Computer

Install and maintain Ubuntu and Mint Linux systems, advice on open source (free) software and re-use of older computer hardware. Not interested in windows systems, plenty of other people can do that.

Linux demos are also sometimes available along with CES training at the Monthly Socials.

10R/hr
Bracknell
150. 16 Jan 2014
23:18
Baking

Cakes, biscuits and puddings - wheat and non-wheat

R10/hr + ingredients cost
Reading
151. 16 Jan 2014
23:17
Good Neighbour

Lifts, waiting in for trades people, watering garden etc.

Tba
Reading
152. 4 Dec 2013
23:21
Parcel Acceptance

I'm freelance and often work from home. I would be happy to receive parcels on behalf of LETS members, if they are directed to my address. I can then either drop it off to you or arrange a time for you to collect it from me.

5 readies if you collect from me - 10 readies if I drop off to you
Reading
153. 4 Dec 2013
23:21
Simple Clothes Mending

I'm not an expert seamstress but am quite handy at mending clothes, eg almost invisibly sewing up small holes, repairing unravelled hems and neatly patching holes in jeans.

10 readies per hour
Reading
154. 4 Dec 2013
23:21
Plant Sitting

If you have lots of house plants or delicate outdoor ones and are worried about leaving them untended while you're away, I would be happy to pop in and water them on your behalf.

Negotiable
Reading
155. 21 Oct 2013
16:52
Home Care

Visiting a person and helping them in the house, or shopping for them, or even cooking or cleaning for them. Maybe they are elderly or disabled or recovering from an operation or accident.

15
156. 21 Oct 2013
16:52
Office Services

Typing, filing, answering the phone etc

15
157. 31 Aug 2013
22:33
Neighbourly

I'm happy to do bits shopping ,sit with someone for

company ,water plants, water garden,close and open curtains while away,babysit,etc

Take in parcels-buy small items from reading for anyone who cant get there themselves

Depends
Tilehurst
158. 21 Aug 2013
13:56
Pond Plants and Marginals

Artractive segmented stalk marginal plants that grow about 3' high.

Water mint

Pond weed - the sort fish eat - we do not have any fish!

Apparently commercial propertys with ponds get environmental brownie points for having a pond.

Free
Twyford
159. 20 Aug 2013
19:58
Tutoring- Maths (and Other Subjects Ks2 And Ks3)

I have been working as a private tutor for 10+ years. Qualified to teach children with special needs - Dyslexia etc.

Petrol 45p per mile.

15
Twyford
160. 20 Aug 2013
17:46
Transport Services.

Local trips (Reading area). R10/hour plus diesel. Available most days and evenings.

10
Tilehurst
161. 31 Jul 2013
10:21
Loan of camping equipment

Small two-man tent

Large rucksack

Single airbed and pump

Tba
West Reading
162. 16 Jun 2013
21:30
Electric drill

battery powered drill

R5
Tilehurst
163. 30 Jan 2013
11:12
Proofreading

English only

R10
University Area
164. 30 Jan 2013
11:12
Clarinet Lessons

Not advanced level

R5
University Area
165. 30 Jan 2013
11:12
Driving

Occasional driving for people who need to bring home heavy objects or people with temporary disablements. Not on a regular basis, due to other commitments.

R10
University Area
166. 18 Jan 2013
20:27
Bowen Therapy

Bowen therapy is gentle and good for babies to frail elderly and all in between. There is no manipulation and Bowen has a potent effect like Osteopathic or Chiropractic treatments on muscular skeletal problems - sore backs, shoulders, headaches etc and much more. 3-6 treatments only usually needed. I often combine EFT if appropriate.

R20
Reading
167. 18 Jan 2013
20:27
EFT Therapy

I am an advanced Emotional Freedom Technique practitioner. EFT is a rapid and profound 'tapping' therapy that can reduce trauma, emotional upsets, phobias etc in a short time - the effect felt in minutes usually. We 'Try it on Everything'! including physical pain and problems, not just emotional. 1-2 sessions only are usually needed. I teach you the technique so you can do it yourself.

R20
Reading
168. 18 Jan 2013
20:27
Flower Essences

I work with Nature and use Flower Essences for gently supporting and nurturing the processes we go through in life. Rate includes 30 minute consultation, making up the Essence bottle, and bottle of Essences for 2 weeks' use. Included for R5 if appropriate in Bowen or EFT treatments, if needed.

R15
Reading
169. 14 Dec 2012
12:00
Hire of first aid kit and two breathalisers (spell??), needed if you travel in Europe

I'm in East Reading

To be agreed, depending on the length of time
East Reading
170. 4 Dec 2012
22:02
Decluttering

I can help you declutter your house and take away clutter!

are you over run by newspapers?got too many books that youve accumulated ?-can take these away

clothes you arent wearing but cant bear to sort through-i can sort them through for you -bag them take them away for you

can work with you doing any of this

readies charged for time it takes for me to help including taking the stuff to destination!

call me!!

10r/hour
Tilehurst
171. 7 Nov 2012
16:42
German,french ,spanish

If you are learning any of these languages, I can help you practice. I am not fluent.

R10
Twyford
172. 7 Nov 2012
05:24
Word Processing/layout

Simple layout and design. I could help design your personalised Christmas cards, for example, which you can then print at home. Letterheads, layout of documents, CVs, etc.

R10 / hour
Reading
173. 5 Nov 2012
21:06
Photography, Artwork & Crafts

Art Therapy

10r
Tilehurst
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