Need to get two suitcases to UK

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Need to get two suitcases to UK

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A friend is now in a nursing home in the UK. Although her furniture won't go until her house is sold, I need to get her clothes to her. Winter is looming over there!

Does anyone know a removal company which might take a VERY small load or is anyone going to UK by car who could possibly take some stuff? Many thanks.
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It doesn't sound as though she's going to have much future use for suitcases. If you could put it in a cardboard box, or two, there are any number of firms who could shift it: DHL,TNT, FEDEX, UPS....

Or even La Poste.
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Fastlane internatiinal have excellent prices . Have used them a number of times .
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All sorted. Thank you for your help. Penny
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pennycsf66 wrote:All sorted. Thank you for your help. Penny
But how? We try to help you partly in the hope that your experience might be helpful to us next time we need it.
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pennycsf66 wrote:All sorted. Thank you for your help. Penny
But how? We try to help you partly in the hope that your experience might be helpful to us next time we need it.
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Sorry. I have had various offers through the PM system. That has allowed me to get what is needed back to my friend.
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It doesn't sound as though she's going to have much future use for suitcases. If you could put it in a cardboard box, or two, there are any number of firms who could shift it: DHL,TNT, FEDEX, UPS....
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Post by Sweaty Betty »

I have a friend who does a regular run to UK and back. Reliable and honest.
Give him a call - Chris Bland. jayseabea@hotmail.com +44 (7841) 220980
He will definitely be able to help.
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