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Feb 28th 2010, 4:40 am
Replies: 28
Views: 3,639
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Landed....yay.....but what an anti-climax!

Good luck Robin, we were talking about you guys yesterday with "The Gibbo's"

Hope all goes well ;) keep us posted :)

Y
Feb 28th 2010, 4:36 am
Replies: 28
Views: 3,639
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Landed....yay.....but what an anti-climax!

Thanks Coffee :)

Here's wishing you good luck too, especially if you to go to Carway :)

Yogi
Feb 28th 2010, 4:32 am
Replies: 28
Views: 3,639
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Landed....yay.....but what an anti-climax!

Hi Pmm,

I did know this, but thanks anyway.

The reason I said I would e-mail H/G is because I had done so on several ocassions during our application, as he'd been to the Uk in 2007 and did a...
Feb 28th 2010, 4:26 am
Replies: 28
Views: 3,639
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Landed....yay.....but what an anti-climax!

Hey Coffee,

I'm glad to say, all went well! We arrived at around 9-ish, the one officer was a tad miserable so I didn't get involved in niceties and just made "yes and no" answers.

He did tell...
Feb 27th 2010, 5:14 am
Replies: 28
Views: 3,639
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Landed....yay.....but what an anti-climax!

Hi Kate,

Congratulations! We too are in Calgary & we finally received our passports back from London this week after first lodging our application on the 23rd Oct 2006!!!! Like most on here, it's...
Forum: Canada
Oct 29th 2009, 3:01 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 2,067
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: I am sick and tired of waiting!

Totally agree! Oct 23rd 2006 we applied, case file number Feb 14th 2007, 90 day letter June 2nd - sent back to CHC London July 7th - Landed Calgary on TWP September 2009 due to the risk of losing my...
Forum: Canada
Oct 23rd 2009, 1:02 am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,067
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: I am sick and tired of waiting!

You're having a laugh, surely? You remind me of some friends of ours, they fast tracked, started Dec 28th 2008 and got PR on June 30th 2009 - 6 months!!! They thought they were hard done by!!!

We...
Forum: Canada
Oct 5th 2009, 2:01 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 867
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: BRICKLAYING IN CANADA

Hi Mark,

I doubt it was a visa officer you were talking to, it is more likely to be a relocation agent. I can remember being in your shoes during the show at Sandown some three and a half years...
Forum: Canada
Sep 29th 2009, 8:40 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 3,698
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Forum: Canada
Sep 29th 2009, 5:51 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 3,698
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Beware excess baggage

Hi Kate,

I agree with you totally. After all, it's not about the saftey or load factor on the aircraft because if you "PAY" it gets boarded!

I shall follow it through - no worries there,...
Forum: Canada
Sep 29th 2009, 3:22 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 3,698
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Beware excess baggage

Hi,

I'm so glad someone posted on this subject with Thomas Cook as we flew from Manchester to Calgary Sunday just gone 27-09-2009.

When we got to Manchester Airport, we were standing in the...
Forum: Canada
Sep 22nd 2009, 8:10 am
Replies: 18
Views: 10,091
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Cordless drill

Hi

I must admit, after reading this I had to check his original post in case I'd misread it ;)

Y :)
Forum: Canada
Sep 21st 2009, 6:12 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 10,091
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Cordless drill

Hi Scotti,

I've brought all my cordless Hilti stuff over from Uk to Calgary. Get yourself a "Step-up" tranformer that does the following:

110/120V 50-60hz input which then gives you an output...
Forum: Canada
Sep 21st 2009, 6:04 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 10,091
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Cordless drill

Have to agree with this one.

I'm an Electrician here in the Uk, soon to be Calgary - like this Sunday :) I was shocked at some of the things I saw, that was considered code in Canada.

Y :)
Forum: Canada
Sep 18th 2009, 6:26 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,269
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Money Transfer

Hi Paul,

Got it, and replied. :)

Y
Forum: Canada
Sep 18th 2009, 7:15 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,269
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Money Transfer

My thoughts exactly!

I'm guessing all the Moderators are fast asleep. :rofl:

Y
Forum: Canada
Sep 18th 2009, 7:12 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,269
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Money Transfer

Paul,

You did me a favour with Sam, now I'll do you one. Don't do anymore money until you've PM'd me, and try this guy out.

Even Sam's colleague at TD bank, past comment in her e-mail how fast...
Forum: Canada
Sep 18th 2009, 7:08 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,269
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Money Transfer

Hi Rogsheff,

Pm me, I'll give you the details of a guy who is superb. He'll deal too! I opened four accounts with all the big players and this guy beat them all at $1.8025 three weeks ago, when...
Forum: Canada
Sep 18th 2009, 6:52 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,914
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Brother told "no work permit, no job" after 20 years in England?

Hi Cov,

Well like most on here, I'm no expert either. But I do like to think that we've not lost common sense altogether.

I'd be inclined to listen to the lawyer at the office as this does all...
Forum: Canada
Sep 17th 2009, 4:50 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 1,476
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Banking in Calgary

Well Sam, I have to admit I was thinking along the lines of Paul ;)

Y
Forum: Canada
Sep 17th 2009, 6:57 am
Replies: 27
Views: 1,476
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Banking in Calgary

Hi Carl,

Give Sam a shout about the banking, as she's just confirmed to Hob than she can get the same deal to landed immigrants too!

y :)
Forum: Canada
Sep 16th 2009, 10:05 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 1,476
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Banking in Calgary

Hi Sam,

Good point!

Personally though, I never thought for a minute you were getting something out of it, and even you were, I don't have a problem with that as I'm more than happy with what...
Forum: Canada
Sep 16th 2009, 5:26 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 1,476
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Banking in Calgary

Hi Sam,

Seriously! You should negotiate a deal, everything has a price, even TD Bank! ;)

Y :)
Forum: Canada
Sep 16th 2009, 7:51 am
Replies: 27
Views: 1,476
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Banking in Calgary

Blimey!

I thought you'd retired into some Mountain lodge with all that money you've been earning :)

Sam-in-Okotoks got us a FANTASTIC deal with TD, it's all setup just waiting for us to sign on...
Forum: Canada
Sep 15th 2009, 7:00 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,499
Posted By Yogi-Bear

Re: Work ethics, inflating skills, negotiating rates

Written more software than Microsoft?

I wonder if Bill Gates knows about this guy? :sneaky:
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