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|Sorry sir, rat's off the menu tonight |
| For those who think the UK has gone PC mad, two contestants from I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here have been charged with animal cruelty in Australia and have to return in February to go to court and could face a prison sen ... |
|Do you speak greek and in that case, how did you learn it? |
| I feel that I probably should know more greek than I do by now. I understand quite a bit and I know the alphabet well enough to be able to read very simple things, but...I´m struggling with actually talking, to say more tha ... |
|Fergus Anckorn |
| Just been watching the BBC World Service's 'Hardtalk' where a gent named Fergus Anckorn was interviewed.
If, like me, you'd never heard of him (briefly) he's a 91-year-old man who was conscripted into the Royal Artillery ... |
|Have YOU been naughty or nice this year? |
| Thank you Lyn can't get anything done this morning.......already sent 4 videos........this is brilliant.
Annie ... |
|It's Snowing In Scotland |
| Heavy snow in Central Scotland :freeze:
Well I have just managed to slowly drive my way home in a blizzard :cry:
I was stuck for 2 hours at my husband unit on an industrial estate - lorry doing delivery got stuck ... |
|Zero Carbon House |
| I know this not related to Cyprus but this forum has the largest group of experts that I know. Has anybody any experience or researched zero carbon housing, specifically which construction method is best. I have seen 3 types ... |
|Coach tour misses Xmas market & visits closed car boot s |
| Whoops. Don't like to laugh at other people's misfortune, but I weouldn't want to be in the Coach Drivers boots when he has to answer up to this one...|
Coach tour misses Christmas market and visits 'closed car boot sa ...
|Orphanides Opening Hours |
| Can anyone tell me what time orpanides opens today please? ... |
|christmas fayre |
| I've just been offered 8 legs of venison for 100 euro,
do you think its two deer ?
:lol: :lol: :lol: ... |
|250 posts |
| WHOOPEE I've just posted my 250th post under my own membership. :lol: |
This being my 251st I'm already on my way to 500 :wink:
|Will Greece be the next Dubai? |
| Not wanting to wish any ill upon anyone but this has been in the pipeline for quite a while. Maybe Cyprus should take heed..|
Will Greece be the next Dubai?
Tax avoidance, national debt and a vast pension gap ha ...
|Costa Del Sol v Lanzarote. |
| A while back i was comparing prices remember? our friends have just returned from Lanzarote saying it's much cheaper than Cyprus, fair enough, but what surprised me was that it's also much cheaper than the Costa Del Sol! how ... |
|Happy Birthday Mike! |
Many Happy returns to forum ...
|Another quiz question |
| I go to a pub quiz and they had a real stinker last week. The answer is easy if you google it but try not to.
I tried so hard to work it out I missed most of the following questions.
btw I failed as did most of the 17 team ... |
|Biblical truths! |
| Found this on a Christian site:
Actually, the line of people leading to and following Jesus Christ were far from squeaky clean elitists. If anything, these were the outcasts…
ADAM was a failure. NOAH was a drunk. ABRAH ... |
|Pre Budget Report |
| For anyone that's interested in how far down the slippery slope the UK is, or if you just want to know how you State Pension will be effected, here's link to the |
* All national insurance rates to rise by ...
|You just couldn't make it up. |
| 45-minute WMD claim 'came from an Iraqi taxi driver' |
Tory MP and defence specialist Adam Holloway says MI6 got information from a taxi driver who had heard Iraqi military commanders talking about weapons
|You just never know what your kids might be up to |
| 60-foot penis painted on roof
http://news.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/hi/newsbeat/newsid_7961000/7961224.stm ... |
|It's The Law |
| For those of you who may have loved it in the past, LA Law, one of the best ever American TV series is now being shown every day at 1.00 pm on Virgin 1, Sky channel 121. ... |
|If you've been sent to Coventry...... |
| you can't be sent by air.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/coventry_warwickshire/8401690.stm ... |
|Tiger Woods |
| Not a Golfer, but as an sports Icon I wish him all the best after his serious car crash in Florida today.
Graham ... |
|Christmassy Pics |
| Awww! How sweet, now wheres my gun :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: ... |
|Cleaning Poem |
| My goodness I am sure this was written with me in mind!!|
I asked the Lord to tell me
Why my house is such a mess
He asked if I'd been 'computering',
And I had to answer 'yes. ...
|Is your computer overheating? |
| After going through a virus attack, losing a hard drive, over heating, fighting off hackers, upgrading all my software, installing fire-walls, being threatened with being cut-off by my email provider, and a host of other pro ... |
|What's wrong with women? |
| My mate bought his wife an expensive oven glove for christmas last year. She was furious.
I'm thinking of buying my OH a PVC nurse's outfit. Hope she likes it. :lol: ... |
|wish list |
| what is your number one must have cd from santa :wink:
mine is deffo ub40 ... |
|Are you Skint ! |
| I am bloody skint !
What with the state of the euro, lest time at work and I am struggling to rent my house in Paralimni out too !!
Is anyone else as fed up as me ?? ... |
|just for fun |
| renaming of areas can i start this new name for Kapparis The Mersey,you can change this if you like lets see whats more popular.Bored. ... |
|Happy Anniversary Mrs B |
| Just noticed yesterday was Mrs Bouvier's first anniversary on the forum.
Congratulations to her on 888 very interesting, informative & entertaining posts.
Mike ... |
|tiger xmas card |
| Searching for a Xmas present for step-daughter I took a look at the CDWOW site and saw this:|
Incredible what they can do nowadays, isn't it? ...
|Blanche is no more |
| Brilliant actress Maggie Jones, Blanche in Coronation Street has passed away after major surgery.
She was a highlight of the soap, so the OH says.
I don't watch it of course. ... |
|Cyprus Eastern Forum |
| On the Cyprus Eastern Forum, try to keep a sense of decorum.
Submit that post or update your profile, read a thread that will make you smile.
Items for sale: freezers and hobs, people daily looking for jobs.
Lots of mem ... |
|Wildlife (UK) Seals |
Anyone that's got a bit of spare time and wants to go and see the largest Grey Seal Colony in the UK, you might like to get down to near North Somercotes on the Lincolnshire coast line.
We went today for the ...
|Movie Scores |
| In a very 'loose' way I was in the Film industry for 15 years so although a film buff I really love movie scores, obviously many of you will have films that you love, but how many have movie soundtracks that they love too.
|Best way to travel London to Hull |
| We need to get from London to Hull in December
Can anyone suggest the best way be it flying, train, driving please
Also where is the nearest airport to Hull that has flights from any London
Thanks ... |
|Frenchman now regulator of City of London |
| Can't make up my mind whether this is a good, or bad thing for Britain......
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/worldnews/article-1231433/The-Great-EU-Stitch-Britains-3bn-EU-rebate-threat-UK-loses-plum-financial-role-France. ... |
|Will Pete and Katy get back together? |
| Who thinks that they will get back together sometime or do you think that she has blown it completely?
I know that they are now divorced but I do wonder if there is any chance or if he really means it when he says never a ... |
|Kingston Trio |
| Well, that's got rid of the youngsters!|
I know this is daft, but it's annoying me, and I'm hoping that someone out there has the means of fixing it. Don't worry - it won't cost.
We listen to 1.fm a lot, usually t ...
|The Muppets |
| Brilliant, great comedy clip. The Muppets Bohemian Rhapsody.
Nearly 5 million views so far.
Mike ... |
|Buying British/Cypriot |
| Buying British/Cypriot.
Posted a similar thread a while back but it didn't take off, so I deleted it. So I'll try again but this time with a Poll.
Mainly for the UK part-time Cyprus brigade, but I dare say that it also ... |
|What is this country coming to? |
| In "The Sun" today:
Spotted Dick has been banned from a Council staff canteen for being "too rude" - and has been replaced by Spotted Richard :shock: Council bosses renamed the classic British pudding over fears that it ... |
|Fed Up with UK & Cyprus |
| :( With all the bad new around at the moment with high Tax in the UK as well as many other things bad news in Cyprus regarding Title deeds Etc just feel as though both the UK and Cyprus are just old news and both worn out co ... |
|Showbiz news |
| Robbie Williams engaged
Ricky Whittle arrested
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/merseyside/8382550.stm ... |
|Singing Soldiers |
| Soldiers have produced an Album on behalf of the Army Benevolent Fund and Help For Heroes....
I take my hat off to them,as it couldn`t have been easy for them in between their duties ...
Check out their website ...
|UK banks win the overdraft charges case. |
| Surprisingly (to me) they have won this landmark case so thousands of people who've been challenging their charges will be counting the cost today. ... |
|Tory Toffs |
| That 'nice' Mr Cameron, who rides his bicycle to work and is oft seen strolling out on a Sunday to collect the newspapers and the milk, is as expected, going to look after himself and his Etonian chums, when the British publ ... |
|a witness to murder. |
| i dont know how many people watched the tv programme on sigma tonight at 7:30, very few i expect, but what i saw was something, i beleive, everybody should see( if it ever repeats!)
the programme revolved around two young m ... |
|Turkey's Ottoman Mission |
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/af859474-d868-11de-b63a-00144feabdc0.html?nclick_check=1 ... |
|Praise where praise is due! |
| Just a boring story maybe but because of many problems some have had in Cyprus some very big and some small in lots of areas, just wanted to post about the good things that happen here as well, lest we forget....|
Our f ...