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 Post subject: Would you charge for waiting around?
PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 5:36 pm 
Hypothetical question but say you're sent to two different jobs by the same employer to lets say Edinburgh which is about 60 miles round trip from my home. The first job is in the morning at 10am and takes 2 hours and the second is in the afternoon at 4pm and takes an hour.

During the hours between 12 and four you're hanging around as it's not worth driving home only to come back later. ...

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 Post subject: R.I.P. Dennis Norden
PostPosted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 5:47 am 
He who started / presented "It will be alright on the night" he was 96

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 Post subject: Shooting on TV
PostPosted: Tue Sep 18, 2018 2:12 pm 
I think over the years there have been two shootings shown on TV that really stuck in my memory. I think the worst was from the Vietnam war when a Vietnamese Police Chief shot a Vietcong guerilla very casually. See http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-n1rbjsf__DA/U ... cution.gif (not if you are a snowflake) The film I saw showed spurts of blood out the head wound as the heart kept pumping for ...

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 Post subject: What if.....
PostPosted: Mon Sep 10, 2018 7:54 am 
what if.....

cAGW was total hogwash or,
Obama's identity was proven fake or,
the Deep State (US or EU) did exist or,
Kennedy's assassination was an 'inside job' or,
Total media control was real,
Bankers do rule the world,
6 million didn't die or,
A missile, not a plane did crash into the Pentagon or,
People did purchase 'terrorist attack' insurance for WC buildings prior to the event or,
Seth Rich really was a Clinton ...

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 Post subject: RIP Johnny Kingdom and Burt Reynolds
PostPosted: Sat Sep 08, 2018 6:08 pm 
Another 2 gone this week.

Johnny Kingdom killed by a digger

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-45450278



Burt Reynolds - He has been ill for many years but made it to 82

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-45441860

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-38589977

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 Post subject: big bath
PostPosted: Thu Sep 06, 2018 6:48 pm 
looking for a new bath for a rental property for a customer she sent me this


Cooke & Lewis Shaftesbury Acrylic Rectangular Straight Bath (L)1500mm (W)700mm

Product code:
03831984
Product Information

The Shaftesbury rectangular straight bath from Cooke & Lewis has a simple, straight style suited to most bathroom layouts. The bath comes with two tap mounting holes and holds 163000 litres of water. Compatible with plug and chain or pop up waste.


it holds ...

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 Post subject: Decent Public Liability Insurers?
PostPosted: Mon Sep 03, 2018 12:52 pm 
As my (self-employed handyman) business slowly gets going, its time I got some PL insurance. I mainly want it for big stuff, like accidentally setting the house (or homeowner!) on fire whilst plumbing, but the fewer exclusions the better really.

Looking at some examples, there are different terms and (even if you account for those) various grey areas. E.g. a common one is the "property being worked upon" being excluded from cover, which is open ...

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 Post subject: Sizes rant
PostPosted: Sun Sep 02, 2018 10:12 am 
What is wrong with clothes suppliers? I have tried in the past to buy a Superdry coat as I like the style and embroidery symbols on them. I tried on a XXL in Chelmsford last year and it was very tight. The assistant was unhelpful and I contacted the manufacturers in, Cheltenham I think, to ask why they were so small. The assistant says that their sizing is taken from market research sizing statistic and ...

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 Post subject: To thank or not to thank?
PostPosted: Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:56 pm 
Having just gone through my last posting I noticed that all of the contributors have thanked many many times for any help they have received over the years, I on the other hand have never thanked anyone :shock:, well its not quite true as I do all of my thanking in my posts, before I get a reply and always after someone comments, ...

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 Post subject: (Safety) Goggles or "specs"
PostPosted: Sat Sep 01, 2018 10:13 am 
Just wondering which do you prefer, or is it ..............something else?

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