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Forum: New Zealand
Sep 7th 2016, 11:03 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 2,623
Posted By Stormer999

Re: What an embarrassment this man is....

Forgive me for liking the country I know call home and wanting to defend it. It seems I am obviously on the wrong Forum...Maybe it is time to join all of my fellow ex posters and just settle down and...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 7th 2016, 10:06 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 2,623
Posted By Stormer999

Re: What an embarrassment this man is....

Not too long ago I was working on an advisory role ref utilities and maintenance for a large molding company in Chippenham UK that, although paying good wages could not fill too many job vacancies...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 6th 2016, 6:41 pm
Replies: 113
Views: 81,546
Posted By Stormer999

Re: UK Shops Delivering To NZ

https://www.nzpost.co.nz/tools/youshop?gclid=Cj0KEQjw0rm-BRCn85bm8uS-zK0BEiQAHo4vrE6b4NgfcTZT2fhD3xH5HeBaPXD1JYp-od808IyfCh8aAgoD8P8HAQ

Official NZ service run by post NZ that appreciates a lot of...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 6th 2016, 5:39 am
Replies: 113
Views: 81,546
Posted By Stormer999

Re: UK Shops Delivering To NZ

Must have a downer on M&S clothing at the moment then...;)

http://www.bbc.com/news/business-35251415
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 5th 2016, 10:50 pm
Replies: 113
Views: 81,546
Posted By Stormer999

Re: UK Shops Delivering To NZ

You mean China and the other Asian manufacturers that supply the World send different qualities of product to different countries....;) Just use Youshop for USA, UK or better still cut out the middle...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 5th 2016, 1:19 am
Replies: 8
Views: 843
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Arriving in Christchurch super soon!

Start at the Museum have a look around then into Hagley park to see all of the early spring colour coming out go into the hot house to see the pretty colours, coffee at the new restaurant then maybe...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 4th 2016, 6:35 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Car advice

:goodpost:
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 4th 2016, 2:19 am
Replies: 153
Views: 26,511
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Net migration hits new record

I find the standard of food in Chch to be excellent and freshly cooked on the premises as opposed to early morning delivery cold vans from the food factories. Germany always served me good food,...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 3rd 2016, 9:44 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,668
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Where to go for a beer in Auckland City?

Where ever you are in the World looking for a pub head to the nearest Irish Bar.....simple and that includes Shanghai....;)
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 3rd 2016, 7:14 am
Replies: 153
Views: 26,511
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Net migration hits new record

BBC - Food - Chefs : Tony Singh recipes (http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/chefs/tony_singh)

It is sometimes so easy to be wrong and so easy to put things into wrong pockets.

:sneaky:

Suppose being...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 3rd 2016, 6:18 am
Replies: 153
Views: 26,511
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Net migration hits new record

No you read me wrong, I am confused as to why you find it surprising to have Indian staff working at Maison 8 :unsure:
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 3rd 2016, 5:19 am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,774
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Difficulty getting a job in NZ? Your thoughts/experiences

Put yourself in the employers shoes where you are looking for stability of workforce because new starters take time to familiarise themselves with work place, work mates and company procedures. Local...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 3rd 2016, 4:06 am
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 3rd 2016, 3:57 am
Replies: 153
Views: 26,511
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Net migration hits new record

True post I see some of the breakfast chefs at the big hotels start work at 04:00 am every day, that's even worse than working a night shift :(
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 1st 2016, 2:19 am
Replies: 25
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Car advice

Rust in Vehicles from the UK | AA New Zealand (http://www.aa.co.nz/cars/ask-an-expert/faults-reliability-service-and-repair/show/62/)

I am not talking about micro climate patches but complete...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 31st 2016, 6:46 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Car advice

Coming from the UK midlands and being an all year round motorcyclist I can assure you that you are very wrong in your statement. Snow fall does not enter into the major use of salt on UK roads it is...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 31st 2016, 5:08 am
Replies: 25
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Car advice

Exactly the reason why we dumped our two motorbikes before coming and re bought two bikes not ex salt and less likely to rot away, and yes we did make sure the replacements were not UK imports.....;)
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 28th 2016, 8:35 am
Replies: 3
Views: 519
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Ooops

OK how do you get the cat down from the lamp shade............:lol:
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 28th 2016, 7:58 am
Replies: 3
Views: 519
Posted By Stormer999

Ooops

Going to be a shaky night......:(
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 27th 2016, 3:05 am
Replies: 22
Views: 2,181
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Standard of New Houses?

I still remember all of the new house owners back in the UK digging up swathes of buried cavity ties from their back gardens where the lazy brickies had thrown them. Same here Paddy you turn up...
Aug 26th 2016, 8:26 pm
Replies: 13,069
Views: 1,165,905
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

Bevs last year we went up to the springs and I was convinced they did my condition a lot of good. I can remember peeps travelling to the big thermal springs in Iceland and being helped a good deal. I...
Aug 25th 2016, 7:49 pm
Replies: 13,069
Views: 1,165,905
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

I think you will find that the light treatments are not expensive but carry risks that outweigh their use unless the psoriasis condition is extreme. My doctor many years ago discussed this with me...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 25th 2016, 8:25 am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,458
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Shipping from UK

World wide guarantees are next to useless so your Northern hemisphere new washer will be unsupported if a fault occurs. If you relocate to Chch you can dry your washing outside, we have for the last...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 22nd 2016, 8:57 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 2,204
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Christchurch job offer advice please

After Chch big bang a lot of the inner city land was declared Red Zone and the land declared non usable for future housing so the planners had to release land for future building. A lot of the...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 22nd 2016, 7:52 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 3,458
Posted By Stormer999

Re: Shipping from UK

We used PSS and the Chch NZ Van Lines who unloaded were absolutely brilliant and so professional. ;);)
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