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Lambton Road: Virgin Media cabinet

Hooray! An Easter present from Virgin Media

7 April 2012 ,
Not chocolate alas, but nearly as good: Yes, the long-running saga of the broken Virgin Media cabinet on Lambton Road is now over. Thank you to the Virgin Media social monitoring team for picking up my blog post and tweets so promptly and taking action. You give online snooping a good name
Lambton Road - Virgin Media cabinet

Virgin Media fails again: Lambton Road

27 March 2012 , ,
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To you, it’s an empty pavement; to me, it’s a miracle

Phew. After seven months and involving Westminster Council, the GLA, Transport for London, Virgin Media and BT the broken utility box outside my place of work finally has been removed. In the end it was a BT box, despite BT previously coming to inspect it and saying it wasn’t, and Westminster Council variously insisting it […]

How's Richard Branson doing with my New Year wish?

31 January 2010 ,
I wrote to Richard Branson with my New Year wish on 31st December, asking not much really: It’s a simple request really. There’s a utility box of yours that’s sat on pavement and been badly broken for months. Having passed it a few times myself, I finally got round to reporting it five months ago. […]

What I'd like from Richard Branson in 2010

31 December 2009 ,
Dear Mr Branson, It’s a simple request really. There’s a utility box of yours that’s sat on pavement and been badly broken for months. Having passed it a few times myself, I finally got round to reporting it five months ago. Since then I’ve sent a fair few emails, I’ve been promised this has been […]