Andrew Ducker (andrewducker) wrote,
Andrew Ducker


Turned the boiler on this morning to get the flat heated up. It turned on for 10 seconds, and then turned itself off again.

And then I repeated this 5 times.

Then I phoned my boiler insurance people, who asked if I wanted someone out in two days, or three. I managed to bargain them down to tomorrow.

Thankfully, Julie then gave it one more go, and it started working.

In April there's a Boiler Scrappage scheme starting that will make it much cheaper for me to replace this aging beast. I'm really, really hoping that it sees me through until then...

  • Interesting Links for 12-05-2021

    How To Do Everything You Need To Do With a Newborn When Your Partner's Gone Back To Work (tags: babies viaJane ) This illiberal Queen's Speech…

  • Interesting Links for 11-05-2021

    Scottish independence referendum to go ahead when Covid crisis 'stable,' says SNP (tags: Scotland independence pandemic ) How the transphobes…

  • Interesting Links for 10-05-2021

    Here's Britain's beloved royal family selling access to Putin (tags: UK monarchy Russia corruption ) Serious questions for the Electoral…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened