controlling "power sockets" via internet ?

I should really ask this question via alt.home.automation but its just full of spam so though i would ask here in case any anyone has came across such a product
Essentially i want to remotely turn of and on particular power sockets ( of the 240v type ) , think of a 4 or 6 socket extention though rather than power sockets all around a house
when i say remotely , i mean 60 miles away so i guess this application is an internet based one
any ideas or starting points for investigation appreciated
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On 29/08/2012 12:33, Londoncalling wrote:

try uk.d-i-y, it's much more lively.
Andy
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wow your right there andy , i had half a dozen replies within 30 mins , thanks !
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