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 Sue In Yorkshire.

Sue In Yorkshire. Report 20 Jul 2011 22:06

Sending it back to the top where it belongs...

Lisa

Lisa Report 20 Jul 2011 12:34

nudge :-)

 Lindsey*

Lindsey* Report 19 Jul 2011 12:03

With school holidays approaching all the more reason fora proper notice and us to be extra vigilant.

 Sue In Yorkshire.

Sue In Yorkshire. Report 19 Jul 2011 11:28

I nudged the thread up just before Midnight as you can see and the 1st post was there then,

I have already asked GR to make this a sticky but they said they couldn't but I mailed them back and gave them 3 reasons WHY it should be a sticky thread.

If all of us that post on this thread mailed GR they maybe would think that it does need to be stickied.

I think it's disgusting that GR haven't warned the person/people that are RRing the thread to stop it..

Persephone

Persephone Report 19 Jul 2011 11:24

We could all run around like demented chooks Lisa and RR (remove) posts willy nilly but good sense prevails.

I have not reported a thread, but if I did I can assure you I would have enough gumption to state why on that thread... but before I did I would PM person concerned and ask whether that person could change the wording or at the very least debate the point.

Most of us have reached a certain amount of agreement on this thread but it is a bit like talking to a brickwall because the person it should be reaching is probably sitting there reading this but not willing to come out and show themselves. If said person does not want to reveal themselves to us as Det says at least they could Pm Chrissie.

I would go as far to say I think it is disrespectful...

Persie

Flick

Flick Report 19 Jul 2011 11:12

Lisa

It isn't GR who 'keep deleting'..........the post is being 'referred' repeatedly by (probably) one very nasty-minded individual

GR can only review the referral and re-instate, which they have been doing.

I do think, however, that they are being very slow to take the necessary, appropriate action.

+++DetEcTive+++

+++DetEcTive+++ Report 19 Jul 2011 11:06

LIsa - if you use the drop down box 'Help' on the green bar at the top of the thread, there is an option 'Contact us'.

If you decided to do this, best to copy the thread address from the browser bar, before you follow the link, then paste it into the message. That will help them find the thread more easily.
;-)

Lisa

Lisa Report 19 Jul 2011 10:56

How come GR keep deleting them reposting this message. It is madness. How can I contact GR myself to add to the reasons why this post should stay?? It is all about common sense that is all. Some people have tried to take advantage of the helpers kindness on here and the post was a warning to all nothing more nothing less. Somebody somewhere has taken this personaly as they feel it was directed at them...

Flick

Flick Report 19 Jul 2011 09:56

I see the message has been 'referred' yet again..............the person doing it is certainly persistent.....I wonder what perverse pleasure this person gets from being so silly.

I have e-mailed GR asking that this thread be 'stickied' to put a stop to the stupidity

+++DetEcTive+++

+++DetEcTive+++ Report 19 Jul 2011 09:00

That sounds a good idea Persie - or if they didn't want to identify themselves publicly, to at least PM Chrissiex.

Persephone

Persephone Report 19 Jul 2011 06:53

Does one think that this is the same person each time or a different one?
I think this is the third time first post has been RRd.
Surely if it is the same person GR would tell them to desist.

Makes one wonder if we "all" should send a letter to GR regarding the issue and request the thread to be stickied?

Or perhaps the person who is doing this would like to add to the thread and explain why?

Persie

jax

jax Report 19 Jul 2011 01:45

Here we go

The phantom reporter strikes again

Getting behond a joke now

 Sue In Yorkshire.

Sue In Yorkshire. Report 18 Jul 2011 23:49

back to the top where it belongs..

Ice ~ Ice ~ Baby

Ice ~ Ice ~ Baby Report 18 Jul 2011 20:52

Rambling Rose

I cant say too much at the moment except that this thread is being carefully watched by Genes Reunited.

It is very much being looked into as a matter of priority regarding the requests reviews

They have also noticed the amount of times and they have been noted

So i think action will be taken

And they have thanked me for the pm bringing it to their attention after sending them the link to this thread etc

hooray

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 18 Jul 2011 20:38

Hooray...this post has had more 'come-backs' than Sinatra ;-)

Lisa

Lisa Report 18 Jul 2011 20:21

:-D

Ice ~ Ice ~ Baby

Ice ~ Ice ~ Baby Report 18 Jul 2011 16:36

Hi All

Just to say thank you genes Reunited for re - instating the opening post and putting all the replies back on this thread

I am also glad to see you are clearly looking at this

Thank you

Ice ~ Ice ~ Baby

Ice ~ Ice ~ Baby Report 18 Jul 2011 16:29

Hi All

Just to say i have also shown both support for Chrissie and this thread

I also feels it needs to be stickied and action taken regarding the number of times the opening post has been re -instated and within minutes request reviewed again

I have sent a pm to someone at genes reunited regarding this and i am currently awaiting a response

As soon as i have had a response i will gladly let you know

Unless of course in the mean time Genes take the correct action of which members want to see

And the opening post re - instated and also stickied and more importantly they keep an eye to see who keeps pressing the request review button

Because someone is clearly pressing the button in my opinion for no reason as the posts request reviewed had nothing on them to warrant that course of action

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 18 Jul 2011 16:22

I've just sent this to support

Query
Re Chrissiex's thread on LR board,

http://www.genesreunited.co.uk/boards.page/board/living_relatives/thread/1274077

her first post has been reported as abuse AGAIN, despite having been reinstated by yourselves on TWO occasions.. It is a good post and deserves to be kept on the board without this constant malicious campaign to remove it! Please sticky it , it is providing excellent advice to both seekers and helpers... some of whom really DO need to read it. Thankyou .


Lisa

Lisa Report 18 Jul 2011 14:39

What is wrong with saying "Back where it belongs"??? Who could possibly take offence at that???? I give up :-(