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Jun 21st 2019, 10:46 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 926
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: moving back question

Hi All
Thanks for the replies, i will pass on the info
cheers jerry
Jun 20th 2019, 10:37 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 926
Posted By jerry brewer

moving back question

Hi All
Maybe a bit of a basic a question, but when i was asked i didnt know the answer
Not moving back myself but someone i know is,
now they were born in UK, and have a UK...
Forum: Canada
May 15th 2019, 8:19 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,710
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Any journeyman mechanics here?

hi
a might be useful link
cheers
jerry

Red Seal Sample Examination Questions / Red Seal (http://www.red-seal.ca/resources/s.1mpl.2_q.5.2st.3.4ns-eng.html)
Forum: Canada
Aug 16th 2018, 4:15 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,191
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Alternatives to Vancouver - for people who like(d) VC?

Hi
If its any help
My original pre arriving in canada list was

vancouver or victoria or kelowna

eventualy it was to be vancouver due to better employment possibilities
cherrs
...
Forum: Canada
Aug 16th 2018, 2:28 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,074
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Truck driving courses ?

Hi
thought of vancouver ?
the local transit system in vancouver is expanding,
and after bus drivers, amongst many other vacancies
...
Forum: Canada
Jan 20th 2018, 1:04 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 2,195
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: TSB bank - any issues with Canadian address?

Hi
Have fun,
i self certified and they told me i dont live in canada,
i been here about 12 yrs now, and my acct address is canada

apparently according to them i live elsewhere but...
Forum: Canada
Jan 18th 2018, 5:17 am
Replies: 14
Views: 4,809
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: GBP bank account in Canada?

Hi
HSBC, has a gbp acct,
you can pay gbp cheques into the account
and draw out gbp cash if you wish
cheers
jerry
Forum: Canada
Feb 21st 2017, 3:48 pm
Replies: 50
Views: 16,389
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Moving Back To The UK

Hi
Curious,
Do you pay any tax ( canada or UK ) on the property you sell in canada, when you move back to the uk ?
Or is exempt, as it is your only residence at the time ?
...
Forum: Canada
Jan 9th 2017, 3:27 am
Replies: 63
Views: 4,873
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Life in Vancouver.

Hi

Pretty much sums it up :)

and employers offering a pension are almost non existant

Although it seems you can make more money here than in the UK,
if you get the right...
Forum: Canada
Nov 10th 2016, 10:26 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,028
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: How / where to divorce, (all friendly, everything agreed, very amicable)

Hi
Don't forget to state how the pensions are to be divided, canadian and any UK ones, or else it may come back to bite.
I used a legal firm here in bc, they thought of many things to my...
Forum: Canada
Oct 5th 2016, 11:11 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,192
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Vancouver airport parking

Hi
Used it it a few times, but last year, pre booking didnt work on the way out, didnt recognise my CC, but the kiosk operator phoned the supervisor and i got out ok
wasted a bit of time but...
Forum: Canada
Sep 15th 2016, 4:08 am
Replies: 46
Views: 5,629
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: PEI - Thinking of moving

Hi
thanks to all who posted replies to my question
cheers jerry
Forum: Canada
Sep 15th 2016, 4:07 am
Replies: 46
Views: 5,629
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: PEI - Thinking of moving

Hi
Why PEI, no real idea, thats why i thought i would ask, it seems it must be affordability, for those guys talking about it.
cheers
jerry
Forum: Canada
Sep 13th 2016, 10:04 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 5,629
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: PEI - Thinking of moving

Hi
A slight thread drift,
but anyone what the city taxes and household bills, etc , are if living in PEI.
just curious, a few guys in work are a few years from retiring ( those not...
Sep 9th 2016, 12:18 am
Replies: 201
Views: 9,901
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Trucks....what is the appeal?

Hi
The ST, about 2yrs now
i think its great, seems to run on fumes not gas :)
had an occasional clunk, on fast pull away in 1st,when wet, but had the mods done free by the dealer.
...
Sep 6th 2016, 10:56 pm
Replies: 201
Views: 9,901
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Trucks....what is the appeal?

Hi
I have a truck, (ranger)
my main reason is my motorcycles dont fit on the roofrack or in the trunk of my focus hatch :)
cheers
jerry
Forum: Canada
Jul 25th 2016, 11:29 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,403
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: BC Medical Services Plan.

Hi
for interest to some
there is an ability to take a two year 'holiday' from msp providing you hadn't been absent in the last five years.
...
Jul 20th 2016, 6:58 am
Replies: 34
Views: 2,001
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Air Transat Glasgow to Toronto pilots suspicion of being too drunk

Hi
Quite a few years back i talked with a retired pilot, who said after a 'rough night' the system was to take a few burst of the aircrafts oxygen, and instantly sober.
mind you planes had...
Jul 18th 2016, 11:51 pm
Replies: 95
Views: 8,532
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Went back to the UK for a week...

Hi
I got chipshop curry sauce in the brit butchers in north van a while back, but not seen it recently :(
but i have found parsley sauce recently :)
jerry
Forum: Canada
Jul 7th 2016, 2:21 am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,301
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Salary for comfortable lifestyle in Vancouver

Hi
Well with those salary figures mentioned I should in theory be homeless and unable to run vehicles or go on holiday, not living comfortably
cheers
jerry
Jul 5th 2016, 3:46 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 4,156
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: New Top Gear Sucks, official

Hi
my suggestion for the new presenter :-

prestin persson

http://www.prestinpersson.com

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=3Nyr1Ao7iZA

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=q-WkTL-tTXk
Jun 27th 2016, 7:50 am
Replies: 45
Views: 2,210
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: The Quebec version of Brexit

Hi
Vancouver island is next
http://www.pqbnews.com/news/383843591.html?mobile=true
cheers J
Forum: Canada
Jun 26th 2016, 3:03 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,116
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: Plus size women's clothes shops vancouver

Hi
might be worth a look in marks work warehouse
cheers J
May 28th 2016, 12:26 am
Replies: 38
Views: 2,137
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: brexit or not postal vote

Hi
the many reasons others have already given, without a crystal ball no one really can say where they are in the future,
but only where they would like to be
i currently plan on being...
May 27th 2016, 4:52 am
Replies: 38
Views: 2,137
Posted By jerry brewer

Re: brexit or not postal vote

Hi
Yeah, watching uk tv/news it tends to be a lot of threats about what will happen
very little real discussion
got a few days to decide thou' then post :)
cheers
jerry
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