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Forum: The Sand Pit
Sep 8th 2011, 7:07 am
Replies: 60
Views: 9,211
Posted By weescot

Re: iPhones in UAe

I bought an ulocked iphone from a store near Waitrose in Dubai Mall for about 2800 back in June. They cut my du pay as you go sim to a micoro sim and I got a free data package for a month. Since...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jul 19th 2011, 4:50 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,025
Posted By weescot

Re: When cake decorating goes too far

I loved Dawn French's reaction! The big question is would guys eat them - or sit on them....
Jun 22nd 2011, 10:30 am
Jun 22nd 2011, 8:55 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,209
Posted By weescot

Jun 22nd 2011, 7:26 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,209
Posted By weescot

Recommended Executive Recruiters etc

Ok - cap in hand. I am unexpectedly on the job market and seeking new opportunities, leads, recommendations and any market intelligence on where to start looking either local, regional or global. ...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jun 9th 2011, 5:39 am
Replies: 251
Views: 16,529
Posted By weescot

Re: Shape Up in 2011

My training continues, although I have had to ease up the outdoor running now the temps and humidity have gone up.

Essentially, through cross training 6 days a week and just watching/logging what...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Jun 1st 2011, 7:45 am
Replies: 5
Views: 574
Posted By weescot

Re: So..... Ratko Mladic then....

Having spent time in Sarajevo I am VERY happy is is now at the Hague - never to old to be held accountable, although it has taken a bit too long to get him there ...
Forum: The Sand Pit
May 8th 2011, 7:08 pm
Replies: 127
Views: 10,929
Posted By weescot

Re: Do you consider yourself to be European?

Youhoo - granny here (that did make me laugh)



I thinki I was the only poster that read the question a bit too deeply. Practicing for PhD I suppose ...



Err - some posters might remind...
Forum: The Sand Pit
May 8th 2011, 2:38 pm
Replies: 127
Views: 10,929
Posted By weescot

Re: Do you consider yourself to be European?

Personally, I can see how you can separate out the emotional, geographical and political affinity/connection that makes up or identifies "Europe". For me all elements influence each other. ...
Forum: The Sand Pit
May 8th 2011, 1:10 pm
Replies: 127
Views: 10,929
Posted By weescot

Re: Do you consider yourself to be European?

Never say never - "European Union" is written on your passport... the most reliable of all ID's
Forum: The Sand Pit
May 8th 2011, 12:34 pm
Replies: 127
Views: 10,929
Posted By weescot

Re: Do you consider yourself to be European?

Sweetie - the question is asked on the back of a press report posted about the EU - I read the article first before posting my reply...
Forum: The Sand Pit
May 8th 2011, 11:47 am
Replies: 127
Views: 10,929
Posted By weescot

Re: Do you consider yourself to be European?

We are an island nation with an island mentality - that isn't going to change unless there is another ice age. Geographically we will never be part of mainland Europe.

The EU and its flag to me...
Forum: The Sand Pit
May 8th 2011, 6:28 am
Replies: 24
Views: 1,790
Posted By weescot

Re: Happy Birthday Matahari !

Hartelijke gefeliciteerd met je verjaardag!

A day late, but hope yopu hada happy birthday.
Forum: Middle East
May 5th 2011, 11:46 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,242
Posted By weescot

Re: What can I rent in AD for 200K DHS?

Check the Wiki and call a few agents. You can defo get something "nice" for that - just depends where you want to live and what sort of space you need etc
...
Forum: The Sand Pit
May 5th 2011, 8:01 am
Replies: 20
Views: 3,267
Posted By weescot

Re: Go Nab it

The other one is groupon. I get daily alerts for them all - but they often all have the same offer. Spa and meal deals are most popular followed by leisure/hotel stuff. I have bought a couple of...
Forum: Middle East
Apr 24th 2011, 7:23 am
Replies: 31
Views: 2,633
Posted By weescot

Re: Royal wedding which v channel?

Live feed on youtube, according to the official wedding website:

http://www.officialroyalwedding2011.org/
Forum: The Sand Pit
Apr 24th 2011, 7:10 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,128
Posted By weescot

Re: Sick 73 y.o. on Brit cruise ship dropped by rescuers into frigid waters

I wonder if you'd feel the same way if it was your granny.

Regardless of the speed vs commerce issue, transferring passengers like this is an extremely dangerous and risky seamanship operation. I...
Forum: Middle East
Apr 21st 2011, 4:14 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 6,899
Posted By weescot

Re: Any advice.....please...nursing in AbuDhabi..

I'm note sure she can either, but I am pretty sure her new employer can sponsor him instead. I checked with my female colleagues who have non-working spouses (one is an ICU nurse by a weird...
Forum: Middle East
Apr 21st 2011, 12:50 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 6,899
Posted By weescot

Re: Any advice.....please...nursing in AbuDhabi..

For you all to arrive on the same day will not be possible I dont think. For you and your husband, yes. I am not sure about your pets. Most people relocating here go into hotels first.

On...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Apr 14th 2011, 10:09 am
Replies: 160
Views: 11,475
Posted By weescot

Re: UK man beaten to death?

Same story - yes. different style of reporting in my view.
Forum: The Sand Pit
Apr 14th 2011, 8:42 am
Replies: 160
Views: 11,475
Posted By weescot

Re: UK man beaten to death?

This the Sun and the Mail! Have you never heard the old Fleet street expression "If it bleeds, it leads..."?

Right or wrong, sensational reporting makes money... basic business formula for...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Apr 11th 2011, 12:48 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 2,740
Posted By weescot

Re: Teh Commander - BEME's soon to be very own Ironman

Pat on the back old bean. You should be chuffed - great time too.
Forum: The Sand Pit
Apr 7th 2011, 1:50 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 2,740
Posted By weescot

Re: Teh Commander - BEME's soon to be very own Ironman

... it hasn't stopped me, and even improved my eczema - the sea is near perfect conditions/temperature to train in :)
Forum: The Sand Pit
Apr 6th 2011, 11:44 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,152
Posted By weescot

Re: Are you in touch with UK prices?

I apparently get the butler to do mine too - 3/10
Forum: The Sand Pit
Apr 6th 2011, 8:36 am
Replies: 46
Views: 2,740
Posted By weescot

Re: Teh Commander - BEME's soon to be very own Ironman

HC - trust me, you could if you wanted to.... three stages to change "probably couldn't" to "can" ....

1. Decide you want to do it (regardless of where you are now)
2. Commit to the time...
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