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Feb 12th 2019, 1:45 pm
Replies: 15
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Posted By johnshuttle

Re: British TV in NL

[QUOTE=calman014;12635296]ITV is available on Cable (Ziggo/UPC)
I already have ziggo+ on cable but they do not have ITV, only the BBC1,2,4,Prime and Entertainment. I may look into a freeview box and...
Feb 9th 2019, 11:52 am
Replies: 15
Views: 2,447
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: British TV in NL

I use a laptop windows 10, does mobdro work on windows?
Feb 8th 2019, 2:24 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 3,432
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Dutch metaphors/idiom

Oh right, Antipodean Anglo, that's why..It'll be apples and spice in the billabong with a few beauts in ya tucker bag and a smoko in the ute .then Tum.
Feb 8th 2019, 12:44 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 3,432
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Dutch metaphors/idiom

What does that one mean then? Never heard it before,
Feb 8th 2019, 12:41 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 2,447
Posted By johnshuttle

British TV in NL

Does anybody have a TV doodad to watch British TV for free on the net? I used to use FilmOn, but they stopped it outside of the UK and is paid only, same with TransponderTV which was working...
Jun 8th 2018, 10:44 am
Replies: 32
Views: 4,330
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Renouncing British citizenship

All I can say is, don't sell your soul.
May 18th 2018, 1:18 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 3,432
Posted By johnshuttle

May 18th 2018, 1:12 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 3,432
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Dutch metaphors/idiom

Je snor drukken? WTF did that come from and how can one push one's mustache?
Apr 2nd 2018, 3:35 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 3,432
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Dutch metaphors/idiom

Thanks Sushi, I can read it, so I'll have a butcher's.
Mar 29th 2018, 11:51 am
Replies: 16
Views: 3,432
Posted By johnshuttle

Dutch metaphors/idiom

Being able to understand a smattering of the Dutch language, it is sometimes difficult to create the picture in the mind that is actually being used when framing such utterances. The English phrase '...
Oct 17th 2017, 2:07 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,437
Posted By johnshuttle

Roasters

Looks like the autumn has finally started to sidle up alongside the departing summer and thus my thoughts turn to roast dinners on a Sunday. I have tried, without much success to find a Dutchy...
May 9th 2015, 12:28 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 2,496
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: UPC - have we just been unlucky?

Thanks for the tip calman, I used to have a little programme that could tune in to British TV, but they got wise to it and blocked it constantly until it died the death.
This looks quite stable,...
Apr 29th 2015, 5:28 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 2,496
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: UPC - have we just been unlucky?

[QUOTE=liveaboard;11372337]You can get UK satellite reception in NL. , if you can place the dish on your property.
Dutch TV is the pits.

Amen to that, now that Zig UP have merged, utter she ite....
Apr 26th 2015, 1:59 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 4,628
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Looking for expat groups in Meppel/Zwolle area.

I am English and live in Meppel if you want to hook up for a chat, PM me.
Jun 20th 2013, 10:49 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,256
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: What is the coolest thing about Holland?

Holland or The NLs is not cool, indifferent and well organised, a little bland and safe maybe...but cool, no way. I first went there in the late 90s, most guys were still sporting a moustache..a la...
Jun 21st 2012, 10:58 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 1,542
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Jiangning District of Nanjing

I have guest lectured at the JIT University since 2008, once a year, usually in April /May in the Jainling district. ....what can I say, not a lot happening night life wise.....if you can, try and...
Apr 18th 2012, 1:41 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,546
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Decent wine in Nanjing?

[QUOTE=hong_konger;10011389]Have you tried the local stuff. "Great Wall" I believe its called.

See my first post..I have tried the great wall, the gert wall, the geat wall and the gurt...
Apr 16th 2012, 6:17 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,546
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Decent wine in Nanjing?

If anyone is interested....don't bother with the French white wine from Wal Mart...it is pretty poor, and not cheap to boot. Tastes as if all the fruit has been sucked out and replaced with a...
Apr 15th 2012, 11:30 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,546
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Decent wine in Nanjing?

After scouring a couple of Restaurants for a take away bottle, cheapest decent bottle appeared to be a French sauvignon blanc from pizza hut at around 124 y = 13 or so euros...too expensive for the...
Apr 5th 2012, 4:22 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,546
Posted By johnshuttle

Decent wine in Nanjing?

Anybody have an address where I could purchase a decent bottle of Oz red / white wine in Nanjing around the Baixia / 1912 district? I do not mean in a bar, but supermarket / off license, wine...
Mar 16th 2012, 1:50 am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,224
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Anything about Nanjing, China

Blue Marlin in
1912 district I seem to recall...anyways..I will give you a ring for a beer when I hit Nanjing
Mar 13th 2012, 9:31 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 30,262
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Living in Nanjing, China

Well, nearly a year has passed and I will be back in Nanjing as from 7/8th of April. anybody up for a beer / evening out /meal and moolah at the weekend, give me a PM or just reply to this...
Mar 13th 2012, 9:26 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,224
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Anything about Nanjing, China

Hi Jack

I am a fellow Brit currently in mainland Europe but will be returning to Nanjing to work for 3 -4 weeks in April. Perhaps we can meet up for a beer at the Blue Marlin.
Let me know if you...
May 1st 2011, 12:46 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 30,262
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Living in Nanjing, China

I sent you a PM, but perhaps you don't know how to read those either. Anyways, I will be leaving for Shanghai tomorrow, then on to HK for a couple of days before flying back to Europe.

Maybe catch...
Apr 10th 2011, 3:31 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 30,262
Posted By johnshuttle

Re: Living in Nanjing, China

I am an English guy back over here in Nanjing working for a couple of weeks as of 9th April. If you'd like to go for a Tsing Tao drop me a PM.

Any tips for a decent retsaurant in the Baxia...
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