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Forum: New Zealand
Jan 16th 2020, 2:03 am
Replies: 247
Views: 36,166
Posted By Droidling

Re: Cucumber News

I’m living in central Shrewsbury these days,for a little while at least until the Romany (joke) thing takes over again.
Enjoyed it with Waitrose as the corner shop (cucumbers don’t even register/99p...
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 20th 2019, 9:09 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 5,308
Posted By Droidling

re: question for those looking to emigrate to NZ from the UK - re. Brexit

It’s a usual troll post from Colin. You have to remember he’s from/dragged up in Manc so everything is slightly skewed since he’s acquired a ‘plot’ in SI. What a hero xx
Ps as an aside a ‘Colin’ in...
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 17th 2019, 8:57 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 5,308
Posted By Droidling

re: question for those looking to emigrate to NZ from the UK - re. Brexit

I would say Brexit (if it ever comes to pass in any form it may take) would be small beer to the deranged Corbynista getting the vote.
Then you really will see them queuing up at AKL passport...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 29th 2017, 10:12 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 14,630
Posted By Droidling

Re: How to renew your British passport when in NZ?

I'd sort it before you travel. There's still a same day service here,OH spent the morning in Liverpool (ooh such hardships,shopping while you wait !),all done and dusted by midday.
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 29th 2017, 12:34 am
Replies: 45
Views: 12,431
Posted By Droidling

Re: A Nurses journey to NZ

In 1995 it was,
Oct go on holiday to Cyprus,realise that you always get depressed coming back to UK.
Late Oct drill through old IBM VM system to find manager of Auckland NZ(internet was just...
Oct 25th 2016, 12:30 am
Replies: 32
Views: 2,840
Posted By Droidling

Re: Moving back, maybe Warrington

Just get the ***** out of Dodge.
You're halfway there.
Just trying to be helpful ..... :thumbsup:
Oct 22nd 2016, 12:56 am
Replies: 32
Views: 2,840
Posted By Droidling

Re: Moving back, maybe Warrington

Just avoid Warrington FFS. Most able minded people tend to do so.
It's a horrendous sh*thole.
There I've said it.
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 27th 2016, 12:20 pm
Replies: 61
Views: 9,583
Posted By Droidling

Re: Well that's that...

Came to the conclusion some time ago that if you could spend 6 months of the year in each UK/NZ it would be a near perfect lifestyle (but not have the long haul flights every 6 months !) and I bet...
Sep 26th 2016, 9:31 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 2,840
Posted By Droidling

Re: Moving back, maybe Warrington

You'll need deep pockets to live in Tarporley or Knutsford. As soon as you venture just outside either though it all gets a whole lot more affordable. There are some good places with a quality of...
Sep 21st 2016, 10:05 am
Replies: 32
Views: 2,840
Posted By Droidling

Re: Moving back, maybe Warrington

John,
Surely you can set your sights a bit higher,especially if returning from NZ. I fear for your mental health !
I mean,without being too cruel it really is a depressing dump.
Why not try...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 20th 2016, 12:21 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,885
Posted By Droidling

Re: Auckland or Wellington

Was there a fair while,3-4 years,Auckland weather a distinct improvement over Gods country (SE Engerland/irony)
There's no way you could parade around in shorts for 7/8 of the year in Brit. That...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 2nd 2016, 12:13 am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,837
Posted By Droidling

Re: Difficulty getting a job in NZ? Your thoughts/experiences

I was there 2000 - 2001 and it was nigh on impossible to get skilled work. IT engineer with 10 years experience working on IBM systems. Too small scale,ended up scraping the barrel (But not too bad...
Forum: Australia
Jun 30th 2016, 9:15 am
Replies: 33
Views: 4,366
Posted By Droidling

Re: Best + safest way to invest 150k pounds in the UK?

I was talking about 50yr old classic Jags,not modern ones,brain cell.
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 30th 2016, 12:19 am
Replies: 124
Views: 22,197
Posted By Droidling

Re: money to be made with brexit exchange rate

Crikey it's causing vitriol and division over there as well. As for Justcol,he found somewhere else to live better than Manc, but then it wasn't hard eh ?!! ;):rofl:
Forum: Australia
Jun 29th 2016, 9:41 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 4,366
Posted By Droidling

Re: Best + safest way to invest 150k pounds in the UK?

I'd buy a couple of E-type Jags and put them in longterm storage. Admittedly,a high risk strategy and possibly the best gains have already been and gone. (the current mayhem doesn't help confidence)...
Jun 2nd 2015, 9:24 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 2,446
Posted By Droidling

Re: What's wrong with Maidstone?

Returned to Rochester recently after 25 years - the pubs that are left open only have 10 or so tattooed 'did you spill my pint' types propping up the bars. They also walk the high street falling over...
Apr 13th 2015, 1:25 am
Replies: 3,189
Views: 124,269
Posted By Droidling

Re: Premier League 2014-15

Young was cheating like ***** again today.
Wish someone would break his head.
More hateful than a future Labour Gubberment.
Mar 10th 2015, 1:27 am
Replies: 3,189
Views: 124,269
Posted By Droidling

Re: Premier League 2014-15

It was nice. And yes a lesson to all diving/cheating c**** out there.
The ref grew some in front of a home(w*nker) audience.
What happens if the sluts don't make top 4 ?
A Leeds Utd in slow motion...
Nov 14th 2014, 2:08 am
Replies: 3,189
Views: 124,269
Posted By Droidling

Re: Premier League 2014-15

BFS greatest quote whilst at Blackburn (rugby club,take out the goalie etc),Managing Real Madrid would be a piece of P....
Oct 27th 2014, 12:12 am
Replies: 3,189
Views: 124,269
Posted By Droidling

Re: Premier League 2014-15

Indeed,but despite the fact we've played complete sh*t this season so far we've always got the luxury of the spuds to larf at.
Btw that utd game was rigged. There's no way chelski should have not...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 19th 2014, 7:58 am
Replies: 484
Views: 96,599
Posted By Droidling

Re: 20% deposit needed to buy a house from oct

Just re-visited Northumberland Heath for a few days,I actually lived in Horsa Rd for 4yrs in the '80's. (used to work at Woolwich Arsenal).
Believe me Bo you would not want to live there now...
Sep 19th 2014, 7:25 am
Replies: 3,189
Views: 124,269
Posted By Droidling

Re: Premier League 2014-15

Is there a wrotewarandpeacebutfeckingotyourclubwrong.com ?
Sep 9th 2014, 12:00 am
Replies: 3,189
Views: 124,269
Posted By Droidling

Re: Premier League 2014-15

You'll need to call your bank manager if you don't make top 4.:unsure:
Sep 8th 2014, 10:54 pm
Replies: 3,189
Views: 124,269
Posted By Droidling

Re: Premier League 2014-15

Hee hee almost as bad as selling a good old wholesome striker to a rival (?!) for a snip (compared to net spend). He can even shin it in the net !!
How's RVP going ?
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