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Forum: Canada
Sep 7th 2014, 11:03 am
Replies: 37
Views: 2,466
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Just announced - fracking banned in Nova Scotia

It's not been around since the 1940's - high volume high pressure deep shale fracking is a new technology and proven to cause seismic activity. Shallow low volume low pressure fracking has been...
Forum: Canada
Sep 3rd 2014, 10:58 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 2,466
Posted By Ontheboatout

Just announced - fracking banned in Nova Scotia

Following the intensive study resulting in the Wheeler Report, (Dr David Wheeler of UK) Nova Scotia Minister Andrew Younger has just announced fracking is to be banned in the Fall Legislature.
Forum: Canniversary
Sep 2nd 2014, 12:38 am
Replies: 3
Views: 1,027
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: North Shore Nova Scotia - 10 years on

Thanks for your interest in property sales statistics. In my area, the first three months showed a 10% increase on sales over the same period last year, whereas the 2nd quarter showed a 50% increase...
Forum: Canniversary
Sep 1st 2014, 10:39 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,027
Posted By Ontheboatout

North Shore Nova Scotia - 10 years on

Well, we still love it here on the North Shore of Nova Scotia. It still holds the same attraction as it always has.....warm sea, log hours of sunshine, no fog, sports, fresh air, clean water, people,...
Aug 26th 2010, 2:20 am
Replies: 63
Views: 4,544
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: This purse belongs to me :)

You should what's in my saddle bag!
Forum: Canada
Aug 26th 2010, 2:17 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,458
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: UK Expats Meetup in Nova Scotia

I would stick to mixing with Canadians, there's not enough weather here.
Forum: Canada
Aug 26th 2010, 2:14 am
Replies: 8
Views: 927
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: spare bedroom to rent truro??

Yes, put an ad on Kijiji - Nova Scotians welcome strangers.
Aug 13th 2009, 3:29 am
Replies: 106
Views: 9,514
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: "Already gone" - the who, why and wheretofore...

I miss that North Shore nutter Ontheboatout - he had such a way with worms.
Forum: Canada
Jun 2nd 2009, 4:22 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 2,896
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: What About Nova Scotia?

I agree. As ever, visit if you can, what suits one doesn't suit another.
Forum: Canada
Jun 2nd 2009, 4:10 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 2,896
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: What About Nova Scotia?

Nova Scotia is the best place I have ever been - this is our fourth year and we love every day. We have an 8 year old and 19 year old who both love it too.

Sure there are negatives but, in my area...
Forum: Canada
Jun 1st 2009, 8:10 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 812
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: job prospects in nova scotia - truro area

Take a look here

http://www.careerbeacon.com/search/en/-1/3/62/152

and here

http://jb-ge.hrdc-drhc.gc.ca/res_eng.aspx?CommGrouping=GNS018&Student=No
Forum: Canada
Jun 1st 2009, 3:55 am
Replies: 5
Views: 812
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: job prospects in nova scotia - truro area

He will find employers very welcoming and should be able to find something whilst there. Contact the RDA [email protected] and don't forget to mention who pointed you that way.
Forum: Canada
Jun 1st 2009, 3:47 am
Replies: 29
Views: 2,901
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Just returned from canada and checked my Credit card

Yes. 77F sea water - that's why we don't get any fog on the North Shore

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northumberland_Strait#Water_temperature

Even Tiger Woods is stopping by
...
Forum: Canada
Jun 1st 2009, 2:10 am
Replies: 29
Views: 2,901
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Just returned from canada and checked my Credit card

Those were the days.

Yes, Mid-October 2008 - Buy! Buy! Buy! I said - if only people had bought

http://www.ratesfx.com/cgi-bin/dataview.pl?bc=GBP&cc=CAD&t=52&l=en
Forum: Canada
Oct 28th 2008, 12:28 pm
Replies: 244
Views: 17,578
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Buy! Buy! Buy!

That's strange - it was up to 2.04 and rising the last I looked - well, that's NB...sensible while we're all cashing in.
Forum: Canada
Oct 28th 2008, 3:41 am
Replies: 244
Views: 17,578
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Buy! Buy! Buy!

I sent you the proof ........and all from our little old North Shore Nova Scotia.
Forum: Canada
Oct 28th 2008, 2:01 am
Replies: 244
Views: 17,578
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Buy! Buy! Buy!

No, just like Richmond they have a boat race, bridge, marina, pubs on the water, some upmarket restaurants.

Though I can't remember Richmond holding a Gathering of the Clans, having a waterside...
Forum: Canada
Oct 28th 2008, 1:44 am
Replies: 2
Views: 403
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Recce trip in Truro

Sounds great - Colchester RDA are really very good - get those forms in!
Forum: Canada
Oct 28th 2008, 1:42 am
Replies: 4
Views: 564
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Help, are there ANY TEENAGERS in or near Truro NS?

Our 19 year old has been here since she was 16 and has masses of teenage friends. I'm sure she would be happy to put your daughter in touch with some nearer her age.

Send me a PM and I'll pass on...
Forum: Canada
Oct 27th 2008, 8:22 pm
Replies: 244
Views: 17,578
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Buy! Buy! Buy!

Yes, I used to work at Kew, so I know Richmond very well.

New Glasgow doesn't have a jet flying over it every 30 seconds either, nor are there any yellow liines, speed cameras or motorways. To...
Forum: Canada
Oct 27th 2008, 6:04 pm
Replies: 244
Views: 17,578
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Buy! Buy! Buy!

Send me a pm and I'll send you the link - I'm not allowed to advertise. Another 2m of listings yesterday - should be posted by 5th Nov on MLS.
Forum: Canada
Oct 27th 2008, 6:02 pm
Replies: 244
Views: 17,578
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Buy! Buy! Buy!

Excnange rate over 2.00 again,
Forum: Canada
Oct 27th 2008, 6:01 pm
Replies: 244
Views: 17,578
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Buy! Buy! Buy!

Take a look:
Forum: Canada
Oct 25th 2008, 2:58 am
Replies: 244
Views: 17,578
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Buy! Buy! Buy!

Beautiful sunshine today - we were on the beach; we have yet to have a frost - the Geraniums and Dahlias are still in flower - Jost Vineyards have just harvested their grapes - North Shore Syndrome...
Forum: Canada
Oct 24th 2008, 3:21 pm
Replies: 244
Views: 17,578
Posted By Ontheboatout

Re: Buy! Buy! Buy!

Well, I can do nothing about UK house prices falling, numbers of buyers, mortgage availability, general misery etc etc.

There is a good three bedroom house for sale up the road in River John (not...
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