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Forum: Trucking
Dec 14th 2014, 10:23 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 2,765
Posted By karla03

Re: Changes to the Temp Foreign Worker program in Canada

Just a quick question as I'm stressing out as so many friends are giving me conflicting information. We are on our first twp which is due to run out in March 2016. My husband has not got his out of...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 28th 2014, 1:30 am
Replies: 28
Views: 4,436
Posted By karla03

Re: LMO has arrived !!!!!

We love Sherwood Park - it was the perfect place for us. We have only been into Edmonton city centre once and I found it very busy - but still a nice place. To be honest Westcan have been true to...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 19th 2014, 5:41 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 4,436
Posted By karla03

Re: LMO has arrived !!!!!

We made it ha ha ha ha - I've been here since early May and Simon arrived the first week of March. The whole process took about 12 weeks or so but we had to apply for the TWP in the UK (that took 8...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 16th 2014, 5:52 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 4,827
Posted By karla03

Re: UNFAIRLY DISMISSED

Good Luck with everything. I'd ask about about Saskatoon as Simon has spoken to a few lads that worked out of Westcans Saskatoon Depot and they said work was slow etc etc - but like everywhere your...
Nov 7th 2013, 12:16 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 440
Posted By karla03

Re: Just a quick question

Thank you so much x
Nov 7th 2013, 12:07 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 440
Posted By karla03

Just a quick question

My husband has just applied online for his TWP (Long Haul Truck Driver) and he's only done it now instead of POE because the LMO has an expiry date of 3rd Dec 2013. He's flying over (fingers crossed)...
Forum: Trucking
Nov 6th 2013, 2:45 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 4,436
Posted By karla03

Re: LMO has arrived !!!!!

Gremmie - You can honestly think what you want. Yes its taken us years to get back onto moving to Canada and we are in the final stages of moving now and I will be in Canada by this time next year.
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Forum: Trucking
Oct 20th 2013, 10:47 am
Replies: 28
Views: 4,436
Posted By karla03

Re: LMO has arrived !!!!!

I have not been told what I am hauling as denise has said that they will get more of an idea what suits me when they see what capabilities I have. Hopefully b-train fuel. Fingers crossed.
Forum: Trucking
Oct 19th 2013, 4:39 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 4,436
Posted By karla03

LMO has arrived !!!!!

Well Simon's LMO has arrived at Westcan and we could not be happier. Simon is going to fly to Canada in late Feb early March of next year and we will be following around June/July time.

He's...
Forum: Trucking
Oct 17th 2013, 6:28 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 4,739
Posted By karla03

Re: Alberta it is ............

LMO has arrived at westcan. Very quick we think. Simon is asking what essentials you take to work for a 7 day run i.e Food, Clothing,cooking utensils etc etc. ;-)
Forum: Trucking
Sep 20th 2013, 11:17 am
Replies: 22
Views: 4,739
Posted By karla03

Re: Alberta it is ............

Sorry all - been mega busy and not been on here for a while. We are living in Blackley at the minute with my parents after selling the house and saving every penny for our move. Simon has a few job...
Jul 22nd 2013, 2:26 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 568
Posted By karla03

Time Scale for PR

First off I just want to say sorry if this is a repeated thread - but I honestly can't find the answer to my question.

Right, at the minute I am applying for Simon's GCSE results from the Welsh...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 22nd 2013, 12:14 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 4,739
Posted By karla03

Re: Alberta it is ............

Gremmie - You are a mind reader.

It is Westcan. We've had a few replies from different companies but Westcan is who Simon wants to go with. There are a few people we know in Sherwood Park who...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 17th 2013, 2:12 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 4,656
Posted By karla03

Re: Truck Drivers Hours

Thank you both x
Forum: Trucking
Jul 17th 2013, 2:11 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 4,739
Posted By karla03

Alberta it is ............

Well we have now decided that Alberta is the providence for us. Simon is at the stage of interviews and chatting to the staff who are interested in him and his driving experience.

He will be...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 15th 2013, 6:20 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 4,656
Posted By karla03

Truck Drivers Hours

Hi - this is Karla's husband Simon. I've done some searching on the Internet about drivers hours in Canada, can somebody please put it into layman's terms. I do understand it slightly but reading...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 3rd 2013, 1:50 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,247
Posted By karla03

Re: Dream Still Alive

So happy for you, it seems all your hard work over the years has paid off.

How do you find living in BC. It's always been our first choice but never an option until now. We have had a few emails...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 2nd 2013, 7:30 am
Replies: 31
Views: 3,247
Posted By karla03

Re: Dream Still Alive

Hi Kb33

So glad your finally getting to BC and that life has worked out so well for you all. I honestly can not blame you for not coming back to visit as the UK holds no appeal anymore for us...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 1st 2013, 1:58 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,247
Posted By karla03

Re: Dream Still Alive

Thank You very much. :thumbup:
Forum: Trucking
Jul 1st 2013, 1:34 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,247
Posted By karla03

Re: Dream Still Alive

My children are 12 and under - so not a problem. I've been a housewife since we came out of the Army and the only thing I've done in 3 years is start a small cake business, which just gives us some...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 1st 2013, 12:42 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,247
Posted By karla03

Re: Dream Still Alive

When we was looking into Canada many years ago - we was told there was no way BC was even an option for truckers:confused: not sure who told me that as it was 6 years ago. I have a few friends and...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 1st 2013, 11:55 am
Replies: 31
Views: 3,247
Posted By karla03

Re: Dream Still Alive

Have the rules changed regarding Truckers PNP in BC? :confused:
Forum: Trucking
Jul 1st 2013, 8:42 am
Replies: 31
Views: 3,247
Posted By karla03

Re: Dream Still Alive

I know Gremmie;). But things have totally changed for us - we have finally sold our house which was a big ball and chain around our neck. The kids are older now and are as excited as us.

I think...
Forum: Trucking
Jun 29th 2013, 4:40 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,247
Posted By karla03

Dream Still Alive

Well it's been a few good years since I've been on here but some names I still remember. Well the UK is well and truly screwed and the husband and I have had enough. We want out !!!!!

The house...
Forum: Trucking
Feb 29th 2012, 12:14 pm
Replies: 1,412
Views: 180,211
Posted By karla03

Re: Wages for Truckers

Can't believe I started this thread 5 years ago - Now I'm back to square one researching it all over again. If anyone has any decent company names to give me, please do as the husband is losing his...
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