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About Hillside

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  1. Does anyone have any unwanted Fujifilm X lenses in good condition that they may consider selling? I’m particularly interested in the 23mm 1.4R prime.
  2. Searching online seems to suggest that most companies only deal with UPVC? Can anyone recommend a good fitter who can deal with wooden windows.
  3. ebay gives you the option to buy and print out a prepaid postage label, if the item is under 1kg the cost is £2.60. IOM post packet rate for the same weight is £4.77. Are the prepaid ebay labels valid for use here?
  4. Opening times are (times are GMT), add one hour for local time. MON-FRI - 0515-1945 SAT - 0515-1200 SUN - 0600-1945
  5. Currently getting a dire 1MB/sec download on our 4G broadband and unable to send emails due to them being rejected at mailplusout.manx.net due to our "IP address being ratelimited"
  6. Problems again for the last two evenings with 4G broadband delivering unstable download speeds so as to render TV streaming impossible. Anyone else having recent issues?
  7. Many light aircraft rallies in the 70s included “flour bombing” competitions where a bag of flour was dropped from the air in an attempt to get nearest to a ground target.
  8. Was that why the flapgates were wide open yesterday lunchtime with water gushing out into the bay?
  9. Yes I’ve had problems sending mail yesterday and today. If you wait an hour or so and try again its OK. The modern development of shopping here in the 70s, “no we don’t have what you want but we can get it for you in a week or so”.
  10. Just to confirm we have a TP-Link 4G wifi router that MT provide as we are too far from a fibre cabinet.
  11. We have been experiencing problems with our 4G mobile broadband service in the south of the island since Friday, on checking with MT they advise that lots of other customers have reported the same but they are not aware of any reasons that may be causing this. On their status page it says that from this morning until Friday 46 broadband subscribers in the Port Erin area may experience outages in service due to essential maintenance works. I think this may be a typo and should read ......4G broadband subscribers....? I can’t get through to them to confirm as they are “experiencing a h
  12. Gavin - in the mid 70s in a bungalow between Ballasalla and Silverdale?
  13. Probably the RAF doing training, survey or more likely logistics work?
  14. Does anyone know of a newsagent that delivers daily to the Colby area?
  15. I see that flights to/from Heathrow have been reinstated, how does this work with the closed border policy?
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