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|Farage in distress |
For those not aware of it, a ship flying its ensign or flag upside-down is in distress. ...
|You cannot be serious! |
| In the midst of the turmoil throughout Europe, if not the world, following the UK Referendum, you can always rely on Cyprus to make you smile and wonder "what next?" Well, next, is the statement from Animal Party Cyprus ye ... |
|The process of withdrawing from the European Union |
| Sorry for starting yet another thread, but didn't want this to get lost!
This is a report from the House of Lords, should keep Tibbsy and kwacka going for a while.
http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld201516/ldse ... |
|EU - Boring. |
| Interesting, that just a couple of weeks or so after there were complaints in here that Brexit was "boring" there are now about 25 threads (or associated) running on the subject, involving thousands of views and scores of re ... |
|Let's put it another way....... |
| Perhaps if it had been explained to smokers (of indeterminate size, body adornment or geographical location) that by voting 'out' they would no longer be allowed to take thousands of cheap cigarettes back to the UK, followin ... |
|Sad day |
| Remember the 23rd June as being one of the saddest days in UK history. Most of us here in Cyprus hoped it would be a stay result but it wasn't to be. Very soon we will see the UK becoming a minor power in Europe.
This will ... |
|Parlez-vous français? |
| UK English going out of the back door? :(
http://cyprus-mail.com/2016/06/27/au-revoir-anglais-eu-drop-english-official-tongue-brexit/ ... |
|Less UK pension paid in Cyprus? |
| Media report a Brexit result is almost certain. The pound is in free-fall. Seems like those who receive their pension in Cyprus will get quite a bit less in euros, thanks to the ...er people who voted for Brexit. (I expect r ... |
|Labour melt down |
| " EU referendum Labour crisis: Jeremy Corbyn to hold crisis talks with Tom Watson as Hilary Benn coup triggers ten resignations - with more expected to follow" |
|No pre-Aricle 50 negotiations |
| Quote: Germany rules out informal Brexit talks before article 50 is triggered |
Germany has ruled out any possibility of informal talks on Britain leaving the EU before it files formal notice of its intention to go, dea ...
|Messrs. Johnson, Gove & Stuart |
| Seems that the three leading Labour politicians in the "Leave" campaign
are keeping a very low profile: is it not wanting to be in the limelight or are they sitting in a dark room wondering what on earth to do next.
K ... |
|Finally Revealed! |
| Well, it seems now we know what the building adjacent to McDonalds is for. The Land registry and planning department covering Famagusta is moving into there so that we have our very own without having to trapes to Larnaca.
|Immediate negotiations for UK's exit from EU |
| European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has called for negotiations to begin immediately for UK's exit from EU and has commented that "this is not an amicable divorce". Looks as if we won't be allowed the luxury o ... |
|Last night's debate |
| Even though I'm not voting, nor would I vote if I could, because I live in Cyprus, not the UK, I watched the debate last night.
It was not up to the standard I expected; Dimbleby seemed to have run out of pointed question ... |
|Cameron Resigns!! |
| Mr Tibbs wrote: dannymarks wrote:cant we bring mrs T back to life. she would sort this mess out. god rest her soul.|
Don't start him off! :lol:
Whoever could you be talking about? :wink: :lol: ...
|Postal votes |
| No mention has been made of what the percentage of postal votes were,apparently it was very high and a UKIP forum is saying there was so many for leave and they think there was a fiddle being done with the postal votes,that ... |
| I'm thinking of starting a petition to have the 2004 F.A. cup replayed, as that Ronaldo chap was far too tricky for us...... Just not fair. ... |
|"EU exit would make 2m Britons abroad illegal immigrant |
Two million UK citizens working abroad could become illegal immigrants overnight if Britain were to l ...
|EU Passports? |
| Does the vote mean that we might all have to apply and pay for British Passports, now that the EU ones will become defunct in 2 years. ... |
|Just picture it. |
| The thought of Boris Johnston as UK prime minister and Donald Trump as president of USA should make us run for the hills. ... |
|Split from predictions thread |
| It is total votes that count, but they are declaring per region. No results yet, as of right now
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/politics/eu_referendum/results ... |
|Now the good news! |
| bubblechris wrote:Love the hypocracy.|
You object to Cypriots wanting their properties back and to return to their idyllic way of life but you want to impose on the majority in the UK a way of life they do not want.
|Will UK still be member of the EEA after Brexit? |
| As per title. ... |
| On a day which has possible repercussions for everyone of us it is interesting to note that east v west quiz is the highest viewed topic (I know this is over more than just one day) ... |
|What is "being British"? |
| Never managed to find an adequate definition of what is meant by 'being British' and 'Britishness', can anybody please educate me?|
I don't meant the "giving the Krauts a bloody nose", "straight bat", "stiff upper lip", ...
|Referendum Vote Predictions |
| Hi folks,|
Well finally the day has come - after months of discussions, arguments and
"facts" people will be voting in their millions.
So just out of interest I would like to see your predictions for what yo ...
|BREXIT CONSOLIDATION |
| Just a suggestion Admin/Members.
There are now something like 10 threads running on the subject of Brexit.
Posting and responding has become very difficult and confusing.
Would it not be possible to consolidate all ... |
| Cameron has said he will not head the negotiation to leave & will stand down with a new PM by October & party conference
Sagalout ... |
| This Forum - and just about every avenue of social media - is about to turn into the House of Commons. ... |
| The home page of to-day's 'the Daily Mail on line' shows people at polling stations.
Now Cyprus, that is how to form a queue!! ... |
|Desperation or what? |
| First blackmail, then frighteners, now tugging at heartstrings..........
:lol: :lol: ... |
|British immigration |
| ... |
|Lighthearted look at the BREXIT vote |
| I don't know if this has been posted on here before, but definitely worth watching.
Some bad language.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iAgKHSNqxa8&feature=share ... |
|Fighting for britain until the end |
RIP ... |
|missing chihuahua Protaras |
| the dog escaped and bolted from friends home when the fireworks started.
the dog is a very small puppy, about 1 kg in weight and only about 8 inches tall,
it went missing from the Poseidonio restaurant area, if anybody is ... |
|2 please........................ and keep the change |
| https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=23tqly8mHiY ... |
|Eddie Izzard |
| What a travesty was BBC's Question Time programme last night: what were the planners thinking to have Eddie Izzard - a fervent "Remain" on what should have been a serious, political "stay" or "remain" pre-Referendum discuss ... |
|Jo Cox |
| " The man charged with the murder of Labour MP Jo Cox has appeared in court. |
Thomas Mair gave his name as "Death to traitors, freedom for Britain" when he appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court."
| devil wrote:Is there any other nation that has a full Bank Holiday celebrating an event that was reputed to have taken place over 5000 years ago?|
After some searching ................ err ...................no, it see ...
|GUARDIAN ARTICLE. |
| Pretty much bang on as far as Im concerned.
https://www.theguardian.com/money/blog/2016/jun/18/eu-vote-brexit-working-people-rents-wages ... |
|An interesting satirical programme on Saudi Arabian TV |
| Despite the scepticism of many on the forum, Saudi Arabia is not as closed, oppresive and unenlightened as they believe.
It is possible to debate controversial subjects.
They even get aired on tv. Which does have satir ... |
|Ladybird Books! |
| Kwacka, if you've only just discovered this Ladybird 'adult' series you've been asleep or comatose for a very long time :-)
Glad to hear you're awake now though!
Ladybird said their new series was intended to: “enable gr ... |
|Good-bye Standard Model? |
| it seems that using the Large Hadron Collider at CERN has revealed more than just the Higgs boson particle, with another unexpected and more powerful particle being thrown off.|
This MIGHT involve the re-thinking of t ...
|The Doomsday Scenario! |
| Just imagine.........the 'Brexit' vote wins, making Cameron's position untenable and the Conservative Government in disarray!
In steps the buffoon Boris Johnson as the new Prime Minister who appoints the recently elected ... |
|Cliff Richard will not face sex crime charges |
| Not a fan of Cliff but his & Paul Gambagini's [spelling?] treatment has been appalling & the police's conduct should be investigated. Seems all you got to do is stand up & anonymously claim X did this & they ... |
|Brexit. New poll |
| Have any of you changed your mind since the first poll was set. ... |
|EgyptAir MS804 disappears |
| "EgyptAir flight MS804 Paris-Cairo 'crashes' with one Briton onboard - French security officials say they 'cannot rule out terror attack' |
|"Brexit" or not? |
| LynSab wrote:|
British lawmakers have overwhelmingly voted in favor of setting up a referendum on the country's continuing membership in the European Union, with legislators backing the EU Referendum Bill 544 to 53 on ...
|ISIS claim responsibility |
| ISIS have claimed responsibility for the massacre in Orlando yesterday in which 50 people were killed and 53 injured when a gunman entered a gay nightclub with an assault rifle and pistol and opened fire.
ISIS have urged ... |
|the crisis in Cyprus was mainly a crisis in confidence,said? |
| Quote:His remark creates the impression that we had been doing nothing wrong in the period that led to the economic collapse and could well be construed as encouragement to return to our old discredited ways. The crisis in c ... |