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1- Search & Interactive

1-01 Web Search Engines

Google API Proximity Search
Google cheat sheet
Google Image Ripper
Google Suggest
Google Usenet
Mirago the UK Search Engine
MSN Search
MSR Netscan - Usenet Social Accounting Search Engine
Open Directory
Search Links Worldwide
Wisenut (Looksmart)
Yahoo UK

1-02 Web Meta-search

Clush - The Cluster Search Engine
Clusty the Clustering Engine
iLOR Search
Ixquick Metasearch
KartOO visual meta search engine
MetaCrawler (Dogpile)

1-05 File Search

ftp search engines
FtpFind - Simple Search FTP search
Quality Ftp Search -

1-07 whois & ip lookup

IPID - current IP lookup
ippages - current IP lookup
Network lookup (for range)
The Big Whois

1-10 People & Business Search

11 88 88 - Half Price Directory Enquiries - We'll Save You!
AFD Postcode Lookup
Askalix UK Business Directory
B4USearch free ER search - Directory Enquiries
eng Telephone Directories on the Web
Google Local Search UK
Infobel Uk - Telephone Directories
People Finder -
POI Download UK
Russian London DQ
The Freephone Directory
ThomWeb Yellow Pages

1-11 Postcodes

Address Lookup
Consignia Postcodes (hm,8)
Matchcode 5 Demonstration
Postcode Anywhere
Royal Mail's postal prices

1-20 News services

BBC News
BBC Online - Manchester - Index
Guardian Unlimited
News - Bolton
News - Leigh
News - Salford
News BBC - Manchester
News Manchester Online
NewsNow_ The UK's #1 News Portal
The Economist
This Is Lancs - News
This is Leigh News

1-21 News Feeds (RSS)

Feedster - RSS Search Engine

1-30 Free Email services

accmail - use the web by email ;-)
Free Email Addresses
Free Email Providers Guide
GMX (german)
Mailto ;-)

1-31 Disposible Email addresses

Spam Gourmet

1-35 UK ISPs
Be 24 meg broadband
ISP Review UK
ISPs & Resources
Listing - 1 2 Free

1-38 SMS Service Providers

O2(4,6) (8,8)
SMS-email gateway-eXcell (6)
SMS-email gateway-iobox (8,6,4348)
SMS-email-fax gateway-A&A

1-50 Music & Audio

All Music Guide (gmail,8) - The Premier On-line Music Shop
BBC Radio 1 Singles Chart
dotmusic - Top 75 Singles
FindSounds - Search for sounds
HMV UK Top Dog For Music, Videos and Games - The Social Music Revolution
MusicMoz music, links, related artists
radiohead songs & lyrics archive
The Dance Music Resource Pages - The Internet's Music Hub
Yahoo! Music

1-51 Movies and Video

AMDbFront - IMDb front end
Choose And Watch Internet TV
Empire Online The Film Website
IMDb interfaces
imdb Recentupcoming movie releases
Live TV Online
metacritic movie reviews
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
SHOUTcast - HOME - Watch TV online

1-71 Maps

A-Z Maps
AA Driving Directions
BlueGhost UK Traffic Listings
Bristol Map
Digital Archives (old Lancs maps)
Expedia Map
GI News
Google Directory - Regional Europe Maps and Views
Google Directory - Regional Europe United Kingdom Maps and Views
Google Maps
GPS Software Introduction
Lancashire CC - mario
LincMad's 2003 US Area Code Map
MAGIC Multi-Agency Geographic Information
Mappy - Road Guide
MapQuest (8,5)
Maps & GPS links
MSN Maps & Directions
NANPA US Area Code map
National Geographic MapMachine
Old Maps
Ordnance Survey 6 inch maps 1850
Ordnance Survey New Popular Edition Maps
Ordnance Survey One Inch 1920 maps
Ordnance Survey
OS Map of Bolton and Manchester in 1924
Property search - Nestoria
Property search map - OnOneMap
Railway Map of the UK
Sitefinder Mobile Phone Base Station Database (OS Landranger)
The Magazine for MapPoint - MP2K Magazine
The New Adlestrop Railway Atlas
Toyota Traffic Monitor
Transport Direct
UK place name gazetteer
Vision of Britain Historical Mapping
visionofbritain (old os maps)
World Atlas
Your GIS News Source - Directions Magazine

1-72 Aerial mapping travel data in google earth
Flash Earth ...satellite and aerial imagery
Google Earth - Home
Google Earth Blog
Google Earth Calling Card generator
Google Earth community
Google Earth downloads
Google Earth Hacks
Google Maps Mania
Ogle Earth_ Absolut Google Earth

1-80 Jobs
Wigan job bulletin

1-90 Translation & Language

AJAX Translator dictionaries & translation tools
Free Translation Online
Language Tools
Translation - Machine Translation
Worldlongo translator

1-99 Misc Interactive Services

@@IDzap (melodyangel,8)
ade comm center @ ICQ
adverts - Loot
adverts - manchester evening news
Atomz Express Search
Encyclopaedia Britannica
FILExt File Extension Source
Gibson Research-Shields Up
Hallmark e-cards
Hometrack - Historic Sales Prices
Image Hosting - ImageArk
Image Hosting - Photobucket
Network Time Protocol Time Servers list
NewsNow news headlines news server listing
Oddcast Text-To-Speech Demo
OneLook Dictionaries
OpenDNS Safer And Faster DNS
Property search map - OnOneMap
Somewherenear (UK)
Surname Profiler (2)
Surname Profiler
Thanks. No
The Free Site
Up My Street! - Web Based MSN Messenger
We Got Cards
web based msn messenger

2- Software & Hardware

2-01 Software - Libraries & resources

ActiveWin Windows 2000 Tips & Tricks
Anti Virus - Comparatives
Broadband Resource
broadband » DrTCP by
CastleCops - Proxomitron forums
CD Media World - CD Protections
CD-Mate Copy Protection database
CD-R(W) Media tests
ClearType tuner
deviantART - where art meets application
DivX Digest - Articles - The Definitive DVD Backup Resource cool icons for windows users (,vm)
DVD DIGEST - Downloads
Dynamic Drive DHTML
Error Messages STOP MESSAGES
Fonts - (agfa monotype)
Fonts - FontShop
Fonts - ITC Fonts
GIS Resources - Garmin Mapsource sizing
Home PC Firewall Guide
iana - port number assignments
Identifont - identify fonts and typefaces
InformIT - Your Online Guide to Tech Reference
JD5000 In Proxomitron we trust.
Making your Windows CD Bootable
Mess with Messenger
Microsoft Management Console
Microsoft Security Bulletins
Missing Files dlls etc
MSNWindows Messenger Resources
MyIE2 Plugins Collection
Network Administration Tools
Newzbot! Usenet Resources
Packet Storm Security Arch
Proxomitron - grypen - Downloads
Proxomitron Forum
Security Space
Stationery for Outlook (members)
Stationery for Outlook
SuperSite for Windows - rss feeds
Sysinternals Freeware
The Plugin Site - Plugins
ThemeXP Home
UGeek Technology Resource
Video - Compressed Formats
Video Help
WinCustomize Skins & Visual Styles
windows it pro Newsletters
Windows Startup programs list

2-03 Web Site Building

AddPro - Free Site URL Submit to 30+ search engines - Web Site Search Optimization
COPAC Research Cat
DMXzone - Dreamweaver MX
Easy Submit
Free web site marketing promotion submission search engine rating tools
Internet history, design, usage, security (8,6)
macromedia exchange
NetMechanic Validation
Search and Rescue
Submit Corner - Search Engine Optimization
W3 Search Engines
Web Submission Guide
whatUseek intraSearch

2-11 ICT news & forums

@Maximum PC Network UK
Bink Windows XP
Computer Weekly
Computing Magazine
EMAP magazines
net magazine
nettime mailing list
PC Pro
Slyck - Inform thyself
T3 - Tomorrow's Technology Today -
ZDNet UK News

2-21 Software - Apps

AutoPatcher -
DiamondCS - anti trojan worm security
DigiGuide - Print Templates
Forte Agent
ICQ - DG2Outlook
Media Convert online conversion
Panorama Tools
Peerguardian on Sourceforge satellite location
Search and Replace
Symantec virus definitions (ftp)(SAV)
Symantec virus definitions (web)(SAV8)
System Safety Monitor (internal pc firewall)
Zone Labs

2-31 Software - Games

Blues News
crash's Quake pages
games domain
GameSpot UK
id Software - Hot New Stuff

2-51 Hardware - DVDR, DivX, P2P, news, ...
CD Speed homepage
CD-Recordable FAQ
CPU Review
Creative Labs Americas Home
Desktop CPU Guide
drivers for Rio
EPSON Support Product Select
Extreme Tech (resource)
Firmware Page
hauppauge win-tv
How To Build - Tom's Hardware
Kingston memory configurator
LITE-ON IT firmware
Rio 500 PC firmware
RioWorld - Rios Home From Home
Ruel.Net PC-TV Page - TV Tuner Card Links
The Gadgeteer - Home
Toms Hardware (resource)

2-52 Hardware Suppliers

Computer Bargains Ltd
Europa Computers
Maplin Electronics
Micro Direct Ltd
SCAN Customer Care Forum
Scan Today Only

2-55 WiFi

Cloud Manchester free access
FREE HotSpot Directory
Manchester Evening News - The Cloud
Total Hotspots Wi-Fi Hotspots Directory
Windows Live WiFi Hotspot Locator

2-61 Palm

@GSM Tool (2)
A.b.w.p group FAQs and stuff
Cutting Edge Software Home
Mazingo Channels
Palm Shadows
Palm-AvantGo, Inc.
Palm-MemoWare-Document Repository
PDA Palm Friendly Sites
PliNkIT! avantgo urls

2-62 Pocket PC
Pocket PC magazine

2-71 Mobile phone FAQ
hairydog guide to UK Mobiles
Howard's IRDA Page User Guide
Nokia Forum (4,6)
Nokia Phones - User Guides
Nokiafree unlock phone codes
Open Directory - Mobile Svcs
The Jonathan Horniblow Eclectic Selection
transL8it! SMS translation

2-72 Nokia 6230

J2ME - MicroDevNet - Downloads
MIDI Search Engine - wireless java downloads
mobile9 Forum (gis,vm)

2-73 Telecoms - Landline

BT Cost of calls
Cordless Caller ID phones
Oftel Numbering
Telecom Tariff Compar
UK Telephone Code Information

2-74 ADSL

BT Broadband ADSL checker
BT Broadband Speed Test
Conexant adsl drivers
Conexant ADSL PCI ChipSet Drivers
PlusNet Exchange Status Checker
The Broadband Resource availability checker

2-81 Cameras

Cam4you utilities (upload to ixus400)
Canon PowerShot S80
Digital Camera Resource Page Reviews & Info
Digital cameras repository
Digital Photography Review
DP Blog
FotoSENSE bolton
Imaging Resource
Northlight Photo & imaging resources
WebRing - photography (8,6)

2-85 GPS

Coordinate Exchange for MapPoint
Des Newman's OziExplorer Page
Etrex Fan & Tuning
GARMIN Updates & Downloads
GPS Information
GPS Software from Sunninghill
GPS Utility Download Page
GPS Visualizer
GPS waypoints for walking and hiking ...
J-Track 3D satellite tracker
Peter Bennett's GPS and NMEA Site
POIs - Pocket GPS World
POIs - POI Download UK
POIs - Poi Sites Status
POIs - POIHandler
POIs - TomTomFree
Trimble - GPS Data Resources - Garmin Mapsource sizing
Yahoo! Groups OziUsers-L

2-91 DVD-RW

Afonic DVD Guides - WinAVI how to
Club CD Freaks - Knowledge is Power - powered by vBulletin
convert all DVD MPEG2 using TMPGEnc Xpress
DVD Region+CSS Free - Watch & copy any region code CSS-encrypted DVD movies on any DVD
EasyDivX official homepage
Firmwares & medialists - Review
NEC 25x0, 3450 and 35x0 Firmware
NEC firmware and modding links
NEC ND-3500A
New SL bitsetting firmware for NEC 3500A! -- MADDOG 2.F8
SlySoft - Download
TDK 1616N

5- Lifestyle & Content

5-11 Leisure

Airborne Law Enforcement Association - Home Page
Botanical Society - plant id and mapping
Chaddock Genealogy
DefenseLINK News Photos - Operations
Folding Bicycle Information
Folding Bikes UK
Freezer and Refrigerator Repair, Maintenance, Information
Geocaching (8vm)
Geocaching With Navicache
Google Directory - Bread Machines
Life in Leigh Lancashire
Manchester Computerised Local Image Collection
Mark Tuttle photos lakes north west england
Police Aviation News
RecipeSource Bread Machine Recipes
Skyscraper City Forum - Manchester
SkyscraperCity Forums
SkyscraperPage - Diagrams
Spanish for Beginners
The Knowhere Guide
The National Gardens Scheme
UK Police Aviation
US Military Aircraft
VisitBritain - Britains Gardens

5-12 Urban Legends

Hoaxbusters Home Page
Urban legends -
Urban Legends and Folklore
Urban Legends Archive
Urban Legends Reference Pages

5-13 Ancestry
1901 Census of England and Wales Online - (and Genealogy Records
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Home Page
FamilySearch Internet - Search
GENUKI Home page
Google Search 1901 online
GRO certificate
Lancashire Births Marriages & Deaths
Links to genealogy sites
Manchester Local Image Collection

5-21 Government consumer

###1901 Census Web site
Ampy Metering
Boundary Commission for England
Boundary Committee for England
BT Pricing Info
Citizens Advice Bureau
Companies House
Consumer Direct
Data Protection Register
DTI Employment Relations - UK Public and Bank Holidays
Energy -
Energy - energywatch
Energy - Save On Your Bills
Energy - Switch with Which
Energy -
Energy -
EnvAgy - Beaches
ESA - Navigation - EGNOS
Good Beach Guide
HMCS Money Claim Online
Local UK house price guide
Ofgem - Customer Information
Report vehicle that appears unlicensed
Say no to 0870 - Geographical Tel Nos
Telephone Preference Service
UK Govt
United Utilities - Electricity
US Federal Holidays Calendars
Welcome to WhichOnline
Wigan and Leigh Housing
Wigan Council minutes
Wigan Planning Applications

5-22 Health & welfare

British Medical Journal
General Medical Council
Healing foods reference database
Holland & Barrett
Medical Matrix
Medscape (8,5)
Musc-skeletal Diseases
NHS Direct Home Page
Osteopathic Supplies Limited
Prodigy Website
The Foody
The National Health Service
The Royal British Legion
Veterans Agency - Ministry of Defence
War Widows Association - The WWA
Welcome to SSAFA Forces Help

5-23 Finance Business Legal UK company research and news alerts.
First Direct
LAW on the WEB - the Legal Gateway
MoneyWorld News
MoneyWorld UK Fund HSBC Household Names
National Savings & Investments - Interest Rates
UK Business Park

5-26 Free ads

craigslist_ manchester classifieds
Loot free ads
ManchesterOnline- free ads

5-31 Weather

@10-Day Precipitation Outlook for Europe
@10-Day Temperature Outlook for Europe
@Ananova - Weather
@Ant Veal's UK Weather Centre
@BBC Online - Weather Centre
@Weather Underground Manchester
@WeatherOnline Europe Travel Weather
BBC - Weather Centre - World Weather - 5 Day Forecast
BBC Weather Manchester
Met Office - radar map
Sat pic - IR - Met Office
Sat pic now - berlin
Sat pic now - Nott Univ (2 x res)
Sat pic now - Nott Univ
UK Climate Averages
UK Weather - Chester
Weather Datasets
Weather Underground United Kingdom

5-32 travel

@ Roadworks - BBC Liverpool
@ Roadworks - BBC Manchester
@ Roadworks - Bolton
@ Roadworks - Salford
@ Roadworks - Wigan
Accessible UK Train Timetable
Air Southwest
BAA - Heathrow
BlueGhost UK Traffic Listings
British Airways - ArrivalsDepartures
CBRD - Chris's British Road Directory
First Manchester Home Page
GMPTE - Latest Service Changes
Highways Agency - Home Page
Local Information Pages, Highways Agency
Major roads of Great Britain
National Rail
Network Q-Glasses guide
OAG Travel Information (8@h.c,6)
Parker's - Welcome
PetrolBusters (,vauxhall)or(,volvo)
Pocket GPS UK Safety Camera Database
Speedtrap Bible v5.0
The Highway Code
Transport Direct
Travel Info, Highways Agency
uk bus timetable - journey planner
UK Roads
Wales & Borders Trains

5-41 Shopping & product reviews
argos Shopping
Battery Box Batteries
Bolton town centre company
Carphone Warehouse
Comet Price Comparison
Dixons Group PLC
Dixons Online
Froogle U.K
GPSW - GPS Warehouse
Insight - compare prices
Ofgem HOME
Rocom Telecom 0990 222888
Sterling Inkjet Mail Order Cartridges
SVP Communications Re Writable discs
The Ink Factory - Inkjet cartridges, inkjet refill kits, Blank CDs, U
The Trafford Centre, Manchester

5-60 Humour

! p o p b i t c h
BBspot - Your Tech Humor Source
Foundphotos - Play Pranks Online
The Onion

5-71 TV - Television

BBC - BBCi Broadband - Home
BBC Broadband
Digital Bits - DVD Info
Digital Spy - dTV news
Digital Television Group
Digital Terrestrial TV News
Digital TV Consumer Tests
Digital TV Group Information
DTT Channel List
DTT Software Updates
Dual-Tuner Freeview PVR Comparison
FreeGuide TV Guide
Global Episode Opinion Survey
IDTV The UK's first independent Freeview receiver site
KeepVid - Download online videos
MSN Video
Pace - Digital TV without subscription
Pace - software download
Radio Times
Simpsons episode guide
The Simpsons Archive
The Simpsons episode guide
Topfield -
Topfield -
Topfield - Turbosat Downloads
TV Genius (incl clips)
TVTome - Simpsons - Episode List
U.K. and R.O.I. Television Reception
X-Files - Episode Guide
X-Files - FANDOM
X-files Episode Guide s9 - printable
X-files Episode Guide s9
X-files Episode Guide
Yahoo! TV - Listings

5-72 radio

BBC Radio Transmitters
British DX Club - radio stations
ICOM R2 mail list
Manchester Radio
Radio Authority
RadioWorks - UK Radio
UK Radio Bands
UK Radio Stations broadcasting online
UK Radio Stations webcasting
UK Scanners webring


PlusNet - gateway
PlusNet - stable rate
PlusNet - Sustainable Usage Policy
PlusNet exchange status
PlusNet Speed Test
PlusNet status
PlusNet tickets
PlusNet Usage
Property search map - OnOneMap
SABRE - Forums - Index
TV Listings -
TV Listings - IMDb
TV Listings -
TV Listings - Yahoo! TV