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    • Just read the terms and conditions, Interesting read.   My contract is with Parcels 2 go, and not DPD.   15. ADDITIONAL PROTECTION For goods Transported within the United Kingdom and Internationally, if we cause the physical loss of or physical damage to any goods while we are Transporting them, and storage other than storage under Condition 11(c), we will pay you as follows:- a) Where you have paid or agree to pay our charge for Additional Protection and we have agreed to the this: - i) The most we will pay is £5000 per Consignment. We work this out by referring to the actual value of the Consignment as set out in Condition 15(b). ii) Where "Additional Protection" is taken out and a Consignment is partially lost or damaged, we will only pay for the part, which is lost or damaged. Depending on Condition 15(b) nothing in this Condition will limit our liability for damages below £50 for any one Consignment. iii) We will work out the actual value of any goods lost or damaged by referring to their repair, replacement, resale or market cost at the time and place of collection, whichever is less. The value we work out will not be more than the original cost of the item you have actually paid for, plus 10%. b) If you ask for "Additional Protection", you must tell us the nature of goods to be carried. We will decide in our discretion whether "Additional Protection" will apply to any Consignment.   I paid an additional fee of £2.50 ex VAT, for protection to the full value £100. However in the terms above, it states above that the most they will pay is £5000, as i've paid the additional protection yet it doesn't actually detail the service price paid. They will set the price regardless of how much additional protection you pay for, is the way i am reading this.   So, i say the value is £100, and i pay £2.50 ex VAT. The above means i'm covered for £5000 irrespectively of what sum of money was paid. I gave them a value (Not disclosed as Inc or Ex VAT), yet they will decide the value worth. However, how will they know what 'plastic electronics' value is worth!?    
    • 1st Post,   So i needed to send back some goods to a ManF in the UK. Bit time conscience so decided to go with DPD Local as it's a fair price based upon 24hr delivery.   Sent 3 items within the same box, wrapped up in a Cardboard box, decided to use digital label (Retailer sticks a thin self adhesive Barcode on the box!) knowing from previous experience, i decided to print out a letter inside with Address of Sender and Receiver,  plus another sellotaped within a transparent wallet on the outside of the box, with receiver address shown.   All 3 items are actually faulty, so i declared them as 'Plastic Electronics' which they are, PCBs housed in plastic. Due to the fact they were faulty, DPD standard is £50 cover, so i boosted this to £100 only. In reality, 1x Good is worth £400 working, 2x Goods no longer manufactured but can be repaired which was the desired outcome est £1000. Plus insurance is 10% of the items declared sum, meaning £1000 is £100 fee inc the 20% VAT, expensive gamble either way.   DPD tracking stopped, so made a phone call and played dumb that i couldn't find my tracking number (Only given at point of drop off) and gave them my online DPD Reference number, Operator said this is useless. Only then i gave them my tracking number, then they asked me to repeated everything i have declared verbally, to start an investigation.  Operator said they started an investigation and i should call back in 5 days...5 working day? No reference numbers, no nothing...take there word for it!   I can't seem to understand why we fill out paperwork, have to repeat ourselves, I packaged the box perfectly suitably including adding postage addresses in and outside the box. Gave it to DPD to delivery, yet they have no clue of the parcels whereabouts once collected.   Why would they ask me for the contents? Does this mean they have the authority to open any box within there possession? Feels like i've sold DPD my package, and i have to do all the legwork to get a service which is now late/delayed, written and verbal chasing and potentially filling out claim form. Doesn't make sense when we are told what our side of the contact is, wrap, stick, drop off..   What can i do now?    I called Monday 20th Sept, and have to wait 5 days before chasing, again i chose DPD for trust and time..  
    • @BankFodder just a quick update I have been informed by my sister in law her husband was arrested by the police tonight after being circulated as wanted, she rang me threatening on the phone etc this has been logged with the police. Also need to write a letter to the independent assessor by 8th October im really sorry im really struggling with this x
    • received a letter from restons  dated 11th september . requesting me to withdraw my defence or they will strike out my defence . they believe that their client has complied with my request and restons have sent me   A copy of letter which allegedly tesco bank sent me on  25/10/2019 ,the letter is supposed to be a letter of assignment . this letter goes on to explain how debt managers services is going to process and use my data.   Restions have also sent me a statement from tesco bank stating balance etc.the date of statement is 26 /10/19 .   Also restons have sent me a copy of the credit agreement dated 30/07/2008 . the agreement is supposed to be electronically signed .      
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as a west brom supporter! we are lucky enough to be going to wembley for the play offs.As season ticket holders we have had to phone from 7.00am this morning to obtain tickets.My problem is: you go straight to message saying you having been connected, charge 3p, then connected to another message saying all lines are busy and to try again charge 7p. so for each attempt to get through there is a charge of 10p. upto 11.00am this morning 117,000 attempts have been made by fans trying to buy tickets - this is big money for someone! - still trying to get through myself! - who is making the money, is it legal, why dont they say we are being charged. Surely some one is answerable! - who should i com[plain to?

 

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Hi Maggie.....that's not all, we are being charged £3 per ticket booking fee, plus £4.85 postage. Not too bothered about the postage, as I am presuming it's Special Delivery - but £3 per ticket is taking the proverbial!

Alan, Derby, UK.

 

 

 

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hi alan

 

thanks for reply - have you managed to secure tickets? we are still trying to get through on the special dedicated line- think also we will be charged booking fee! hope its all worth it - good luck!

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Not yet, I am not a season ticket holder so have to wait until Sunday. Derby have farmed out the on-line and telephone bookings to a company called SeeTickets, and so far things seem to be holding up reasonably well.

 

The main delays seem to be at the ticket office where they are quoting a 4-hour wait. With about 21,000 tickets going to season ticket holders, I think it is going to be an early morning for me on Sunday - I am certainly not going to risk my luck on the phone or Internet.

 

Anyway, best of luck with the tickets....obviously I will not be extending the same wishes for the result on the day. LOL

 

Whatever happens though, it is going to be good to see what the new stadium looks like.

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