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Forum: Canada
Oct 18th 2010, 12:05 am
Replies: 191
Views: 24,617
Posted By markpeo

Re: New link for British TV

Nice one, great quality. One of the best ones i've seen. :thumbup:
Forum: Canada
Sep 15th 2009, 2:01 am
Replies: 26
Views: 5,536
Posted By markpeo

Re: Home Brew!

I will second that question, as I also like a beer and think it is expensive here (Devon, AB) as well. It was one of our first thoughts after landing 4 weeks ago. :)
Jul 25th 2009, 11:31 am
Replies: 8
Views: 595
Posted By markpeo

Re: Medical query

Hi,

We had our medicals in March this year. The only time deadlines I can remember is that we had a three month deadline from when they requested our landing fee (RPRF) and issued our medical...
Forum: Canada
Jul 23rd 2009, 8:00 am
Replies: 2
Views: 797
Posted By markpeo

Re: Millwright Exam Alberta

I have already been in touch with her, she has very kindly sent me the electrical exam's although she didn't mention the millwright part, I'll ask her though.

Thanks burton bunch
Jul 22nd 2009, 10:52 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 302
Posted By markpeo

Mistake on COPR sheet

Hi all,

We had our Visa's issued on the 25th of june only 21 days after having the request for our passports. However, there was a mistake on the COPR and was sent back to the High Commision (by...
Forum: Canada
Jul 22nd 2009, 10:25 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,339
Posted By markpeo

Re: 110v UK arc welder OK in Canada?

As iaink said, best to ask manufacturer or rep, but I seriously doubt it will be able to use both voltages/frequencies due to how welders work. As for the 240v in N.America, AFAIK their plugs use a...
Forum: Canada
Jul 22nd 2009, 9:48 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,339
Posted By markpeo

Re: 110v UK arc welder OK in Canada?

Hi,
110v power tools used in the UK (yellow plug & transformer required) will no doubt be at 50hz. The 110v in Canada will be 60hz and so will not work. Unless of course, the welder says it can be...
Forum: Canada
Jul 22nd 2009, 9:26 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 797
Posted By markpeo

Millwright Exam Alberta

Hi everyone,

Moving to Edmonton soon to start work as a dual-ticket tradesperson (electrician & millwright). I alredy have a few example electrician tests, just wandering if anyone has any...
Forum: Canada
Jul 22nd 2009, 9:14 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 954
Posted By markpeo

Re: Anyone had their c.v changed to a resume.

I have had mine done by Willis Brazolot as part of their permanent residency service to me. It is very basic and is easily done. PM me if you want a copy of it and my orginal CV so you can compare.
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Forum: Canada
Jul 16th 2009, 5:34 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,526
Posted By markpeo

Re: Assessment of Qualifications

I agree with lancashirbird on that. You do have plenty of moments thinking it'll never happen, especially after you do apply and you get the letter saying do not expect to hear anything for 54...
Forum: Canada
Jul 16th 2009, 5:01 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,526
Posted By markpeo

Re: Assessment of Qualifications

Hi Beck77,

Merseyside? Where abouts. Where are you planing on going? We are ready to move to Edmonton, however a cockup with the visas has delayed us for a few weeks. Not a happy bunny. Still...
Forum: Canada
Jul 16th 2009, 4:54 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,526
Posted By markpeo

Re: Assessment of Qualifications

Hi Lancashirebird,

How long have you been over there? It seems the process I have gone through/am going through is a little different. I have had to send certified copies of my certificates as...
Forum: Canada
Jul 16th 2009, 4:42 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,223
Posted By markpeo

Re: Footy in Edmonton

ha ha, from the atlantic. will do although they might get cold or eaten on the way!
Forum: Canada
Jul 15th 2009, 11:31 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,526
Posted By markpeo

Re: Assessment of Qualifications

Hi,

This sounds very familiar to the conversations I had. I did not use the TFW form as I have just been granted permanent residence. The TFW form is only if you have a temporary working visa. I...
Forum: Canada
Jul 15th 2009, 11:13 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,526
Posted By markpeo

Re: Assessment of Qualifications

Hello,

I presume you are still in the UK from your first post. Which form have you sent off? is it the one entitled Qualification Certificate - Work experience application? I only ask, as I have...
Forum: Canada
Jun 28th 2009, 10:39 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 358
Posted By markpeo

Re: How long to get passports back?

We are in the same boat as you, was going to book flights with canadian affair, but didn't want to without the visa's for the reasons you stated. Anyway, our passports were requested on the 19th of...
Forum: Canada
Jun 25th 2009, 11:55 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,223
Posted By markpeo

Re: Footy in Edmonton

thanks mate, might just do that. It's always funny watching Everton get beat!

Sorry evertonians!
Forum: Canada
Jun 24th 2009, 8:35 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,223
Posted By markpeo

Re: Footy in Edmonton

thanks savefuel
Forum: Canada
Jun 23rd 2009, 4:53 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,223
Posted By markpeo

Re: Footy in Edmonton

it's a quote from Soccer am a couple of years ago, as was "northern lads love gravy"

it's still funny now though
Forum: Canada
Jun 23rd 2009, 4:44 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,223
Posted By markpeo

Re: Footy in Edmonton

Yes, either Leduc or Devon. We've been to both and i'm not that fussed. The missus prefers Devon, but we'll have to see what's available to rent when we get there.
Forum: Canada
Jun 23rd 2009, 4:39 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,223
Posted By markpeo

Re: Footy in Edmonton

and at the real St.James park - Light Drizzle!
Forum: Canada
Jun 23rd 2009, 4:38 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,223
Posted By markpeo

Re: Footy in Edmonton

Superb! Any regrets, or was it all worth it? Where are you in Edmonton?
Forum: Canada
Jun 23rd 2009, 4:37 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,223
Posted By markpeo

Re: Footy in Edmonton

I'll have to ask him again about the tea bags. As for the pies, I've been in that factory and you wouldn't want one after seeing the manufacturing process.
But they are nice though!
Forum: Canada
Jun 23rd 2009, 4:30 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,223
Posted By markpeo

Re: Footy in Edmonton

Ha ha, I would do mate but we've already been told not to bother with any food. We were going to bring a full suitcase of Tetley tea bags but the spoilsport from the removal company said we wer'nt...
Forum: Canada
Jun 23rd 2009, 4:21 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,223
Posted By markpeo

Re: Footy in Edmonton

Ha Ha, Thanks Jericho. I too am a Liverpool fan, I am from Liverpool before you give me any greif! lol. I moved to Blackburn about 9 years ago, so I have lost my twang a bit. I see you are in...
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