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Forum: Back Home
May 29th 2019, 3:09 am
Replies: 35
Views: 10,587
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Notes from an even smaller island

This is so nice to read, thank you. My grandparents lived in Ryde and my dad was born in Newport and went to sandown grammar. I lived in Ryde when I was 6 and so I have so many happy memories there....
Replies: 6
Views: 693
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Canadian wife needs UK passport...

Thank you BritInParis. It’s been a long time since this post and here I am once again considering whether it’s actually possible to make a move back. My folks just got a place on the Isle of Wight...
Replies: 6
Views: 693
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Canadian wife needs UK passport...

OK so here it is, to make things clearer.

My wife - born 1987 in Canada.Married to me, dual citizen UK and Canadian. I am British by parental descent. Lived in UK 30 years.
Wife's father - born...
Replies: 6
Views: 693
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Canadian wife needs UK passport...

Thanks! Her grandmother was born ~1923 in UK, and was in the army at the time of her son's birth (my wife's Dad). She had met a Canadian man and moved to Ontario where he was born around ~1944/45. My...
Replies: 6
Views: 693
Posted By crazydaving

Question Canadian wife needs UK passport...

Hi, I'm a British and Canadian citizen married to my Canadian wife. I'm British by parental descent and lived in UK for 30 years. We're considering our options.

Her grandmother is British and was...
Forum: Canada
Apr 28th 2013, 1:13 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,920
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Finally got a job.

Well done! I'm in the same boat after 8 months I've landed a whopper of a job, start in 2 weeks. Suitcases packed and we fly out on Wednesday :-) good luck.
Forum: Canada
Apr 10th 2013, 1:04 pm
Forum: Canada
Mar 22nd 2013, 3:14 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 25,795
Posted By crazydaving

Re: A guide for British people moving to Regina, Saskatchewan

Great writing, and very amusing to read. I share your concerns about the toilet cubicles; this is the first time I have seen someone write about a this. I am 6'2" and let me tell you - the smaller...
Forum: Canada
Mar 20th 2013, 10:48 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 642
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Flights booked...

I was wondering what was going on there :-)
Forum: Canada
Mar 20th 2013, 8:59 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 642
Posted By crazydaving

Flights booked...

...and a job interview next Tuesday :) Edmonton on 1st May here we come! Happy days :D
Forum: Canada
Mar 6th 2013, 5:44 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 648
Posted By crazydaving

Forum: Canada
Mar 3rd 2013, 8:21 am
Replies: 142
Views: 9,395
Posted By crazydaving

Re: different words used??

Graham = gram! And "no" is a question. I. E. Would you like this thing or no? :-)
Forum: Canada
Mar 2nd 2013, 7:20 pm
Replies: 142
Views: 9,395
Posted By crazydaving

Re: different words used??

For those smokers out there, never ever nip out for a fag!
Forum: Canada
Mar 2nd 2013, 11:00 am
Replies: 76
Views: 6,158
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Anybody moving in May to Canada?

Moving there in 8 weeks! :thumbsup:
Forum: Canada
Feb 23rd 2013, 8:48 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 2,232
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Slow Employment Civil Engineer

I'm in the same boat mate. I've been after this one company since June last year and i am still in regular contact with promising potential to get a job, but can go weeks without any news. It's a...
Forum: Canada
Feb 22nd 2013, 11:13 am
Forum: Canada
Feb 21st 2013, 10:50 am
Replies: 28
Views: 1,333
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Flying with dog to Edmonton

Thanks for this guys. It seems more straightforward than going to Calgary, I've read somewhere its a bit of a nightmare down there collecting dogs. Plus our family and friends live in Edmonton, so...
Forum: Canada
Feb 20th 2013, 9:17 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 1,333
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Flying with dog to Edmonton

Lol that's amazing knowledge there, thanks :-)
Forum: Canada
Feb 20th 2013, 8:36 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 1,333
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Flying with dog to Edmonton

Thanks for that. I'm sure they'll explain it all at customs anyway. I hope they do offload straight into the main airport, sounds much easier. He will be on the same flight too. Anyone here have...
Forum: Canada
Feb 20th 2013, 4:54 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 1,333
Posted By crazydaving

Question Flying with dog to Edmonton

Hi all; 10 weeks until we go, can't believe it! Question about general dog process , I know the import requirements and can sort that and we're using a pet travel agent to fly Air Canada from...
Forum: Canada
Feb 17th 2013, 1:27 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 4,541
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Chartered Building Surveyor in Canada

Hi bdglm3, I've been looking into this for some time now myself as I'm a surveyor in the pipeline industry. I was wondering whether or not to through my APC and get RICS-qualified but I ended up...
Forum: Canada
Feb 11th 2013, 12:28 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,098
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Flights - return tickets cheaper than one way?

Be very careful when considering this. I saw on Air Canada that a £1800 flight for two people did not have any cancellation charges for missing the return flight. I checked the fine print on a £900...
Forum: Canada
Feb 6th 2013, 7:18 am
Replies: 26
Views: 2,025
Posted By crazydaving

Re: Reassurance/dose of reality

I can't speak for the later in life thing, but I can definitely speak up for the job frustrations...I'm a land agent working in pipelines and everyone tells me I should be fine for work in AB. I've...
Forum: Canada
Feb 4th 2013, 1:42 pm
Forum: Canada
Feb 4th 2013, 10:27 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,123
Posted By crazydaving

Re: It's that nearly 1am feeling and I am strangely feeling CALM

Lol, this has gone all kinds of wrong...besides... I am her bedtime toy :thumbsup:
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