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Forum: Canada
Jun 6th 2006, 1:35 am
Replies: 8
Views: 599
Posted By royyboy

Re: Where in Ottawa can you.....

i think i been there, got chased by barstaff for not paying for beer when we left....(loong story, visitor, thought id payed for beer when i got change for pool table..hey, who knew :) )
Forum: Canada
Jun 5th 2006, 5:53 am
Replies: 8
Views: 599
Posted By royyboy

Re: Where in Ottawa can you.....

ehehehe, no mate, im (originally) from blackburn lancashire uk....spent most of my teens/adult life in london tho, before moving to ottawa. will look them pubs up tho for sure, hamlet aint too far...
Forum: Canada
Jun 4th 2006, 5:05 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 599
Posted By royyboy

Re: Where in Ottawa can you.....

hmmm, cheers for that, will drop in there, see if theyre showing the games..nice one, cheers...

Anyone know of any others by signs outside or inside while they been in there lately???
Forum: Canada
Jun 4th 2006, 5:07 am
Replies: 8
Views: 599
Posted By royyboy

Re: Where in Ottawa can you.....

Yeah, thanx for that, i already know that bit, its not what i asked...i asked if anyone knew of any pubs that were gonna be open to show the games....
Forum: Canada
Jun 4th 2006, 2:58 am
Replies: 8
Views: 599
Posted By royyboy

Where in Ottawa can you.....

Heya guys, loooong time no see, so hi to those i remember ;)
OK, where in Ottawa can an english guy catch all the world cup games live (8am starts..) Pubs only, i heard theres one down on bank...
Dec 8th 2004, 1:00 am
Replies: 157
Views: 7,692
Posted By royyboy

Re: Formula 1

depends if your in canada and/or america, and whereabouts...canadaians can get mr's brundle and allen on tsn, channel 30.....no hour pre-show like ya get on itv, but the commentarys from them, same...
Forum: Canada
Oct 20th 2004, 4:04 am
Replies: 17
Views: 942
Posted By royyboy

Re: Health Insurance

ehehehe....tax paid in uk, all sorted, everyone happy and aware :p
Forum: Canada
Oct 19th 2004, 7:59 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 942
Posted By royyboy

Re: Health Insurance

Nah, checked it mate, she was covered upon touchdown....never "officially" went away, she was on a working holidaymaker for 18 months...
Forum: Canada
Oct 18th 2004, 6:42 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 942
Posted By royyboy

Re: Health Insurance

each as in per person, yes. BUT its only for me, as im not covered by canadian health (uk-nhs) for the first 90 days.
Julia is already covered by being a national.
$156, about 65 quid, for 90 days,...
Forum: Canada
Oct 18th 2004, 4:44 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 998
Posted By royyboy

Re: I made it :o)

Done :cool:
Forum: Canada
Oct 18th 2004, 4:40 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 525
Posted By royyboy

Any tips from old-timers

Heya guys.
Thought this would be an interesting thread, not just for me who just got here, but for folks coming over soon, give them some ideas too.

What tips would you give to peepz like me who...
Forum: Canada
Oct 18th 2004, 4:31 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 942
Posted By royyboy

Re: Health Insurance

Ello matey :)
nah, aint confidential...
went with Canada Life, got 90 days cover (till ohip kicks in) this is upto $150k (other expenses, ambulance etc) and is unforeseen accidental cover. ...
Forum: Canada
Oct 18th 2004, 4:23 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 998
Posted By royyboy

Re: I made it :o)

Yep, temperatures dropping like a stone here too. Aint quiet freezing yet, but seeing yer breathe is a sure giveaway.
Wow, been here a week already..trees all shades of brown, some now bare, aint...
Forum: Canada
Oct 18th 2004, 4:17 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 942
Posted By royyboy

Re: Health Insurance

Cheers for that guys, sorted now, thanx to your info.
Forum: Canada
Oct 17th 2004, 10:08 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 998
Posted By royyboy

Re: I made it :o)

:0)
Cheers guys.
Yeah, missingcanada (julia) aint missing it anymore thats for sure. Zellers, winners, the bay, etc have all fallen foul of julia and the cibc plastic...great feeling to have her...
Forum: Canada
Oct 17th 2004, 3:09 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 942
Posted By royyboy

Health Insurance

Hiya Guys.
I have a question...after 90 days here, im covered by normal helath coverage in Canada9 nhs equivelent, right?)
However, my travel insurance runs out today, and i need insurance to get...
Forum: Canada
Oct 17th 2004, 2:52 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 998
Posted By royyboy

I made it :o)

Hiya guys, guess whos baaack :)
Them nice guys at sympetico hooked me up, and all is good.
Landed Monday, expecting it to go one of 2 ways,being thanksgiving..either it was gonna be "gimme yer...
Oct 17th 2004, 2:50 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 486
Posted By royyboy

Guess who got admitted past customs :)

Hiya guys, guess whos baaack :)
Them nice guys at sympetico hooked me up, and all is good.
Landed Monday, expecting it to go one of 2 ways,being thanksgiving..either it was gonna be "gimme yer...
Oct 9th 2004, 3:55 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 524
Posted By royyboy

Re: Jim/Andrew/Anyone..Last bit of help & advise please.

Only stuff ya plug in the wall. Newer appliances also have a swich in the back that takes them down to 110volts what canada uses. PLus radioshack sell power gender changers, ie british plug to...
Oct 9th 2004, 3:45 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By royyboy

Re: As promised 2 weeks ago.......F1

They been buzzin around for a while, mainly low end racing stuff. Seems russia is the new worlds jewel, somehow, loadsa peepz have made billions overnight...It aint abramovic, thats for sure, some...
Forum: Canada
Oct 9th 2004, 12:50 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By royyboy

Re: Help needed by those who have done it... :)

ehehehe, no fear of that matey, im buying a case tuesday, rogers should be live by then, got her mum working on that one...3mb line thank youuuu very much rogers :):):)

Will keep ya'll updated how...
Oct 9th 2004, 8:07 am
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By royyboy

Talking As promised 2 weeks ago.......F1

Hiya guys.
Those who tuned in / posted on the f1 thread will possibly remember me saying there was due to be a major announcement at suzuka. As promised ladies and gents, here is the...
Forum: Canada
Oct 8th 2004, 10:02 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By royyboy

Re: Help needed by those who have done it... :)

Blimey, nearly made me miss a beat then :)
Told the electricity/gas/phone people you are leaving the country - YEP
Told the council tax office - YEP refund papers are in, they know my addy in...
Forum: Canada
Oct 8th 2004, 8:44 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By royyboy

Help needed by those who have done it... :)

Hi Guys.
Wonder if anyone can help me out here.
Guessing this really is aimed at those who have done it-im calling on your experience here :)
I fly off to start "the new life" on monday morning. ...
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