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Yesterday, 4:57 pm
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Posted By dougal03

Re: Dougal03's views on UK after returning

I was abroad for a very long time(4 decades)so the UK was a foreign country to me,something I didn´t really take into account as I had only been back on short visits.Just as people who go on holiday...
Yesterday, 2:03 pm
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Views: 6,138
Posted By dougal03

Re: Dougal03's views on UK after returning

.I am staying here in UK now but I thank you for your kindly help.The UK is in a bad way & people ,even in the "true blue" belt of the English south coast where I am,are disenchanted with things I...
Jun 25th 2022, 11:16 am
Replies: 15,122
Views: 823,949
Posted By dougal03

Re: What has p*ssed you off today...part II

Good wishes to your recovery,macliam
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 24th 2022, 5:18 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 580
Posted By dougal03

Re: Can you tell by facial differences

Sorry folks but it never entered my head.Perhaps it is because I had such a multi-national mix of clientele in my business,many became good friends. I am the only English born member of my close...
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 24th 2022, 3:52 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 580
Posted By dougal03

Re: Can you tell by facial differences

Can´t see why it should be moved to TIO.I thought it would be a quite lighthearted subject for comments.
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 24th 2022, 3:32 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 580
Posted By dougal03

Re: Can you tell by facial differences

I can understand that .Strangely,I found that other nationalities too did think we could be Dutch.As for dress,so many Brits.on holiday tended to deck themselves out dressed like the Union Flag that...
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 24th 2022, 3:19 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 580
Posted By dougal03

Re: Can you tell by facial differences

Yes,maybe Austrian or German.But I don´t think the Dutch look similar to these.Swedish ,to me,don´t resemble Norwegians or other Scandinavians,especially Danish.But the town I was in is very Northern...
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 24th 2022, 1:50 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 580
Posted By dougal03

Can you tell by facial differences

I was quite intrigued at a couple of comments on another of the forums which makes me ask this. When you are walking around in your area outside of Britain,do you recognize a person´s nationality...
Jun 24th 2022, 12:37 pm
Replies: 229
Views: 6,130
Posted By dougal03

Re: rejoining the EU

Putin,or another such as him,may make our decision unnecessary.
Jun 23rd 2022, 4:13 pm
Replies: 16,927
Views: 616,166
Posted By dougal03

Re: Tories in chaos

Boris has been in hospital today for a minor sinus operation.Obviously a Private Hospital as otherwise he would have had to navigate a NHS hospital corridors filled up with patients waiting for...
Jun 23rd 2022, 11:55 am
Replies: 10,145
Views: 291,283
Posted By dougal03

Re: Brexit

The "right sort" presumably are the ones that fit the criterion as laid down by the Government? You could maybe tell us who/ what that is?
Jun 23rd 2022, 8:32 am
Replies: 16,927
Views: 616,166
Posted By dougal03

Re: Tories in chaos

Is it a coincidence that there is a programme on TV just now called "Sherwood" which is about the strikes that took place in Nottinghamshire several decades ago.
Jun 22nd 2022, 2:48 pm
Replies: 16,927
Views: 616,166
Posted By dougal03

Re: Tories in chaos

No.I don´t think that is the answer.All it does is just recorded in a number of spoiled slips which could be for any reason.As Scamp says,getting a fine or better still,being disallowed from voting...
Jun 22nd 2022, 2:20 pm
Replies: 345
Views: 19,364
Posted By dougal03

Re: Who drives the outrage bus?

No,it would be hot chocolate or coffee.Tea for Spaniards,is normally only drunk by pregnant ladies.Workmen then ,on their way to their workplace will stop off for a brandy & coffee.
Jun 22nd 2022, 1:54 pm
Replies: 10,145
Views: 291,283
Posted By dougal03

Re: Brexit

Not some boring food item I hope.Please just try to remember what things you´ve forgotten the name of as it might be some ACTIVITY that would put a glint into an old codger´s eye.Could then count as...
Jun 22nd 2022, 1:31 pm
Replies: 229
Views: 6,130
Posted By dougal03

Re: rejoining the EU

I was not referring to council housing but private homes & the complaints of using up precious green spaces in areas of England since there is a chronic shortage of providing enough homes,whether...
Jun 21st 2022, 1:35 pm
Replies: 229
Views: 6,130
Posted By dougal03

Re: rejoining the EU

As I see it too concerning the housing shortage.Britain is a small country & British people want a house/garden & are not so keen on living in apartments,unlike Continentals.I see in my own aging...
Jun 20th 2022, 4:15 pm
Replies: 624
Views: 30,679
Posted By dougal03

Re: Deprivation and poverty...

In the same paper today you can read an item about MP´s complaining that their food portions (provided by tax-payers money)are too small.Another piece says that school caterers may have to...
Jun 18th 2022, 4:42 pm
Replies: 2,657
Views: 77,963
Posted By dougal03

Re: Ukraine

Ukrainians don´t have to bother about their war torn country.Boris is suggesting that the Eurovision contest should be hosted there next year.
Jun 18th 2022, 4:34 pm
Replies: 10,145
Views: 291,283
Posted By dougal03

Re: Brexit

C´mon all together sing "WHY ARE WE WAITING"
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 17th 2022, 12:11 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 213
Posted By dougal03

Re: Cushy numbers

Hmm Obviously must mean there are "lots" of them? Does Boris I wonder make up the titles for HIS crew of little workers.
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 16th 2022, 7:50 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 213
Posted By dougal03

Cushy numbers

There are some real opportunities around for all sorts of talents it seems.Last night I was watching "Eggheads" on TV.As it title suggests,it usually has a regular team of seasoned quizzers who have...
Jun 15th 2022, 3:17 pm
Replies: 10,145
Views: 291,283
Posted By dougal03

Re: Brexit

I think that the man that Morpeth spoke to,has a business which means he earns a living to pay his bills,can afford to eat & perhaps do this fora wife/children.Your NHS worker,whether he has a senior...
Jun 15th 2022, 2:19 pm
Replies: 270
Views: 6,420
Posted By dougal03

Re: Hotel Rwanda

So true. LITTLE england as apposed to GREAT Britain sounds about right.
Jun 15th 2022, 1:52 pm
Replies: 270
Views: 6,420
Posted By dougal03

Re: Hotel Rwanda

We´ve left the EU which we signed up to,now we may withdraw from the ECHR,which we signed up to. Is there going to be anything left soon? But silly me, it´s all about "OUR SOVEREIGNTY" that´s more...
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