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|Quick Quiz - How much do you know about Britain? |
| From today's Grauniad:|
My score? 8. ...
|Gazza such a waste |
| Such a sad sight ..... http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/news/5005862/Lost-dazed-and-slumped-at-a-hotel-legend-Gazza-pleads-for-another-drink.html :cry: ... |
|Apple guilty of e-books price fixing, judge rules |
| Quote:A US judge has found Apple guilty of conspiring with publishers to fix the price of electronic books.|
Manhattan Judge Denise Cote said the iPad maker "conspired to restrain trade".
Five publishers originall ...
|London Hotel |
| Morning all,
I'm looking for a hotel near Earl's Court for a friend. She will be arriving at approximately 00.30 - 01.00 The problem i'm getting is finding a hotel with 24 hour check in/out facilities. Although some ha ... |
| Well done Andy keep it up and win on Sunday :) :) :) ... |
|Top Travel Photo's Of The Year. |
| http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23226029 ... |
|andy murry |
| well done to andy he played his heart like a true scot will never lie down to anything although on his passport its says brittish he is a scot on his birth lines scots wae hae :lol: ... |
|Cyprus Govt running scared perhaps? |
| It is now over 4 months since the Cyprus financial crisis broke and as part of the bailout Laiki bank accounts over 100K were raided, etc.
Financial restrictions were also introduced, but we were told these should be lifted ... |
|Working in Cyprus |
| Come across this recently
For full time salary of €750 per month
To earn the amount you need to work 26 days(shifts) in the month
A shift consists of 9-14 hrs and half a shift is 9 hrs or less
If you don't work the 26 da ... |
|British and Irish Lions |
| Very well done on a brilliant win.
Didn't think they would do it so a nice surprise!!!
Carol ... |
|Ferrari with Fur |
| Whats that saying about money not buying class My other car's a FUR-rari: The annual parade of supercars covered in velvet, chrome and even china flown over to London by mega-rich Arabs is more vulgar than ever|
|Smoking at the airport? |
| Hi all,
With the impending ban on smoking in pubs/bars etc in the UK looming
I wondered if they will make any alternative arrangements at the
What's the situation at Glasgow airport given that the ban is a ... |
|Don't put dead pets in the trash - Paralimni Municipality |
| Woodrow Why?at wrote: Byker wrote: Shedman wrote:|
I've yet to discover if the leaflet is printed on recycled materials and if it can legally be disposed of in the trash. I suspect it may not.
I'll be calling int ...
|Lamborghini might be crushed |
| Reading in todays papers this car valued at over £300.000 could be sent to the crushers...... wouldn't it be a better idea to auction the car and use the money for some good cause or other... .. Not too flashy for a ticke ... |
|a little light relief |
| loved it................
:wink: ... |
|Reducing aircon costs (updated downloadable file) |
| What I am about to say here are a number of generalities, some of which may be applicable and some not applicable to the particular conditions of one house. An EU document suggests that it is possible, in any country, to pro ... |
|Noisy Romanians |
| when we was living in ayia napa under us was living some noise bulgarians,every night they sat out and drink and laugh,i don't understand these people how they have so many friends?,even if we asked them to be quiet it was l ... |
|We hope he only means winter fuel allowance |
| From the CM reporting on George Osborne's budget speech:|
Tens of thousands of British pensioners living abroad in warm climates and unemployed foreign jobseekers in Britain unable to speak English are among those wh ...
|Drugs over the internet |
| I know its becoming popular to order drugs over the internet, from todays Cyprus Mail
HUNDREDS of prescription drugs ordered over the internet were confiscated yesterday by pharmaceutical services after they searched susp ... |
|Croatia celebrates on joining EU |
| Perhaps your statement that 'the majority of people in the UK can't wait to get out' might not be accurate? ... |
|Writing cheques? Be careful |
| I received a cheque from somebody a couple of weeks ago, took it to the BoC and deposited it... A week later they called to say there was an alteration on the date and they couldn't pay it until it was signed by the writer o ... |
|MotoGP Assen (spoiler) |
| The Doctor is back😄😃😃
First win since 2.5 yrs ago.
Lorenzo..... What can you say. Breaks collarbone in 3 places Thursday afternoon, flys to Spain, has opp that evening, big metal plate and 8 scr ... |
|knowledge is power |
| strawman trilogy
Uploaded on Jan 10, 2009
Howto & Style
here is something else to ponder................
htt ... |
|The end of the DANGEROUS BEND? |
| Ever since we arrived here six years ago the Dangerous Bend has been a landmark for directions around Kapparis/Paralimni.It is known from one end of the island to the other.For a few days now we have had a group of ?engineer ... |
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|Cyprus Mail archives? |
| Went to http://cyprus-mail.com/ to check a story that I had been reminded about from last year, but on their new site thehir archives only go back to May.
Any idea where I can find their older archives? ... |
|Grunt and groan no more |
| No not the noisy neighbours but that russian tart who ruins womens tennis with her noise. Apparently she does not do this in practice sessions and an official of good old wimbledon says she is just exerting maximum effort..j ... |
|Berlusconi in prison? No chance |
| Due to he age he cannot go to prison - worst they can do if the conviction
is upheld is to put him under house arrest. A few years back laws were
put in place that prevents over 70's going to prison I believe.
| Full moon tonight with the moon at it's closest point to earth.
Combined with the effect of refraction as it rose it looked huge. ... |
| http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2348211/Fed-gorilla-gives-taunting-kids-zoo-scare-wont-soon-forget.html ... |
|Mrs Browns Boys |
| We went to see Mrs Browns Boys in Cardiff last night. We laughed so much it was brilliant. You could see that Mrs Brown (Brendon) was doing his upmost to get the others to crack up on stage.
If you ever get the chance to s ... |
| It was hard getting over my addiction to the Hokey Cokey.
But I've turned myself around and thats what it's all about....
Roy ... |
|Great news for our older Forum members :) |
| 60p 'Viagra' price war: As patent ends, companies queue up to sell copycat version of impotence drug
Pfizer patent expires today, meaning that other companies can produce their own version of the sex-enhancing drug
Industr ... |
|What's your favourite Eastern side beach?... |
| ...And why?|
After years of Ayia Thekla, which is now a building site, we've started going to Landa , soft sand, no rocks, nice pathways across the beach, a clean toilet block, not too noisey and a cafe that's reasonab ...
|Why ruin a good Nissan Micra?... |
| ...By trying to pretend you have an old Jag? :roll: |
As seen in Nicosia...
|Renting property out |
| Can any one tell me the 'rules' [if that's the right word] regarding short term lets 2-4 weeks outside of tourist area's. I seem to remember reading that a 3 month rental is required as a minimum.|
|Any 'God fearing people' out there? |
| Unfortunatly I'm not!!!
But if any out there, they are welcome to help this poor person :shock: :D :roll:
Subject: Good Day
From: Mrs Shanley Br ... |
|Can Cyprus Learn From Northern Ireland? |
| Anyone who has watched the news today will see that Northern Ireland is centre stage today because of the G8 summit meeting being held there at the moment. The top world leaders meeting in a 'Wee country' with around one an ... |
|You cant be serious :) |
| http://youtu.be/NRpcRuQSlUI ... |
| A Bloody Mary anyone? ... |
|Stuart Hall 15 months ???? |
| Justice....... I don't think so :roll: :roll: :evil: ... |
|Gravy train stops in Greece |
| State TV and radio to go off the air as part of Greek austerity cuts, Finally someone has the balls to end this jobs for life, money for nothing fiasco..... lets hope Cyprus PIK and the BBC are next but I doubt it.... ... |
|The bail-in comes to UK |
| The Co-op bank is using the Bail-in to get itself out of trouble...........
Didn't think it would be long before it was used elsewhere. ... |
|Stand with Edward Snowden |
| I can see Provox lying awake at 3am, staring at the ceiling and sweating now that he knows.......................................... THEY have been watching!!! :lol:
Just joking PV.
IMHO Mr Snowden is another narciss ... |
|Shocking revelation by a Scottish MP |
| "An East Lothian MP has told the Commons that a neighbour watched her undress when she was aged 16 during a debate on protecting children online." |
|The way to go? Organ Donor/Thiel Embalming cards |
| Perhaps we should be thinking about 'Organ Donor Plus' cards in the future. As an alternative to just donating our organs, or donating our bodies to medical research.
Thiel emb ... |
|Cyprus Public Finances - Q1 2013 |
| Somebody sent me this today. I can't confirm its veracity but it sounds credible and thought it would be of sufficient interest to post:|
"The Public Finances of Cyprus for the period Jan to April 2013 give an insight ...
|Finally........... the cunning plan works! |
| "Arise, Sir Baldrick: Tony Robinson knighted in Queen's Birthday Honours; CBE for Blackadder Rowan Atkinson" |
|US Supreme Court bars patents on human genes |
| Showing some sense, the US Supreme Court has decided that as human genes are naturally occuring they cannot be patented.
Good news for women, as the firm that held the patent for the gene that makes a woman more susceptib ... |
|Incredible Dogs |
| The question should be why is a 90 odd year old allowed behind the wheel... ..Incredible moment guide dog saves his handlers by alerting them to a runaway car seconds before it barrels into their path|
By SIMON TOM ...