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Re: Unhappy Thread
« Reply #1845 on: June 01, 2020, 11:00:15 PM »
I'd definitely be chasing that one up.
Vision over visibility. Bono, U2.

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Re: Unhappy Thread
« Reply #1846 on: June 02, 2020, 03:33:29 PM »
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Re: Unhappy Thread
« Reply #1847 on: June 02, 2020, 03:52:35 PM »
Result Nobby  :thumbsup:

My rant is very minor in comparison hence unhappy thread rather than Angry.

Toolstation order for some mortar (to re-do garden wall) has gone awol.

And due to Covid, no phone contact.

And they are ignoring e-mail / messages.

And the “tracking” number is “not recognised” according to Parcel Force.

Money taken and I am not sure what else I can do. It’s only a fiver but first time I have been in this situation and felt completely powerless.

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Re: Unhappy Thread
« Reply #1848 on: June 02, 2020, 03:59:49 PM »
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tracking” number is “not recognised” according to Parcel Force.
sounds like one of those new special tracking numbers that only tells you your parcel has been delivered,until that point  "this tracking number has not been reconised please check the number or try again later".

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Re: Unhappy Thread
« Reply #1849 on: June 02, 2020, 05:21:25 PM »
And the “tracking” number is “not recognised” according to Parcel Force.
It often happens to me. What Parcel Force are saying is that the barcode on the parcel has not been scanned by the delivery driver. It’s just proof of delivery, not really tracking as such.
The years have been good to me, it was the weekends that did the damage.

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Re: Unhappy Thread
« Reply #1850 on: June 02, 2020, 06:21:08 PM »
And the “tracking” number is “not recognised” according to Parcel Force.
It often happens to me. What Parcel Force are saying is that the barcode on the parcel has not been scanned by the delivery driver. It’s just proof of delivery, not really tracking as such.

Interesting.

Actually I forgot the most infuriating part:

Yes their phone lines are down, but I only found this out after waiting 40 minutes on hold (with a robot counting down wait times) until I was cut off!

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