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Forum: New Zealand
Mar 15th 2011, 8:28 am
Replies: 50
Views: 3,551
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Whangaparaoa Meetup

If you intend Shakespeare to be your destination-be aware poison drop due April. Local paper had it--Manly Butchers have details in their window
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 8th 2010, 6:01 am
Replies: 4
Views: 898
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Boarding Kennels on the North Shore AKL

Theresa Elizabeth Holiday Home for Dogs--top of Albany Hill heading North turn left to Coatsville aprox mile on left--tell them Tyson's(American Poodle) owners told you.
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 10th 2008, 4:32 am
Replies: 14
Views: 732
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Anyone in Orewa Area?

Fireman Al---ain't got any ankle biters(other than a 50 kilo American Bulldog) like you I was (repeat was) in the best job in the world 20yrs at the sharp end of the LFB--but should you and your...
Forum: New Zealand
May 26th 2008, 6:09 am
Replies: 13
Views: 920
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Importing dead relatives

My dear old Dad had passed away--we could not get to the funeral in time(he had said "Don't try to get here if anything happens-it will be too late anyway"). When Mum became crook about a year later...
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 15th 2008, 8:52 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,078
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Stopping Distances

We just call it "Audible nearness factor" (just wait for the bang and you are close enough)
Forum: Spain
Mar 19th 2008, 5:41 am
Replies: 41
Views: 4,075
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: R.I.P. Keith from Sunderland

We did a very similar ceremony in the Bay of Islands,NZ. Our friend Judith(UK resident) had expressed her wish for her ashes to be scattered from the ferry boat between Paihia and Russell.

Just do...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 16th 2008, 3:07 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,461
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: North Shore to Manukau commute??!!!!

If you live on the North Shore and commute to Manakau--it may pay you to get a job in Whangerei--at least the scenery is moving. Time would be about the same.
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 2nd 2008, 3:18 am
Replies: 12
Views: 920
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Should I ship my car over?

Question-Do the UK councils still grit the roads, in winter, with a mixture of salt and sand?

If as I suspect they do--what you and every body else is doing is just driving your car at low tide at...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 1st 2008, 4:15 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,195
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Quality goods from the Warehouse!

"Quality goods from the Redshed-or Warewhare" is a total misuse of the English language. As all Londoners would say "It's a load of old toot"
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 22nd 2008, 5:54 am
Replies: 11
Views: 728
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Dogs

Please remember dog lovers(and yes I am one) Kiwi's in general look upon dogs as tools or something of no consequence--most farmers and or landowner type people think nothing of taking the...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 15th 2008, 5:43 am
Replies: 11
Views: 795
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: GERALDINE

And it gets cold--bloody cold
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 12th 2008, 6:30 am
Replies: 50
Views: 3,046
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Sharia Law - an e-mail i received, what do people think?

But you could also say"Because I'm white you can't force me to love them"
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 9th 2008, 11:48 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,531
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Torbay-Orewa-Brown's Bay

Your choices --Browns Bay ,flat easy walk along both High Street and the new beach walk behind the shop--Torbay bit hilly-altho Long Bay beach may attract-Orewa very flat "genteel" suburb.Very long...
Forum: Spain
Dec 12th 2007, 11:52 pm
Replies: 61
Views: 3,915
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Stolen Yorkie from Sierra de Yeguas

Thank you for the loveliest of warm fuzzies--ever! Our "boy" is 50 kilo of American Bulldog--as soft as a Mars bar in the midday sun---we keep a very close eye on him over here simply because the sub...
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 8th 2007, 2:55 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,070
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: my trucker story

Moral? Play just as dirty as the other side--if Prison Officers are let in, be one in the UK and then come here, join the Prison Service, then leave-sell icecreams. Get the paperwork to be a...
Dec 3rd 2007, 1:32 am
Replies: 25
Views: 2,612
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Looking Forward to Coming Back

This is the most truthful statement that has ever caught my eye!

This little gem should be in 6ft letters outside every Wharefare/ Red Shed in the country.
Forum: The Barbie
Dec 3rd 2007, 1:13 am
Replies: 22
Views: 9,544
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Scotch Eggs in Sydney?

Or fly into Auckland-walk into any supermarket and buy the bloody things
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 25th 2007, 3:44 am
Replies: 31
Views: 2,445
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: New Zealand immigration is declining while emigration is increasing.

This is one of the most telling quotes I have heard of.


Just another tangent--we have just had a young man killed by "Boy Racers"-he was loading/unloading a delivery truck. He and his family...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 23rd 2007, 6:41 am
Replies: 16
Views: 3,092
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: What is Warkworth area like?

What is not mentioned is -Dairy Flat-Kaukapakapa-Whangangaparaoa-Orewa-et al--mega money for the average Joe Soap
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 2nd 2007, 2:31 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,310
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Halloween in NZ

Superb! We at one time lived in Kerikeri(Gods waiting room)-- the Kaikohe lot used to drop their kids off in Keri(30 min drive) to mug the Pakeha at Halloween--this year our car parked in Browns Bay...
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 9th 2007, 12:37 am
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: France v NZ Rugby

We had a major crime wave on Sunday morning--some thieving barsteward nicked all the little black flags from all the cars!!
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 1st 2007, 10:38 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 1,622
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Massive quake hits Southern NZ

Similar deal with the Treaty of Waitangi--not one New Zealand immigration official even mentioned it--was 26 yrs ago tho--that was before it became the fastest growing industry in the country.(And...
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 1st 2007, 1:51 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,014
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Helen Clark in the UK

Heard on the news--apart from the Parliamentary Pissups-she is going to watch the All Blacks game against the Rainbow Warrior frog eating friends of hers.

Could someone chuck her out over Iraq on...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 25th 2007, 5:55 am
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Long Bay, North Shore

Why I asked was me and the pooch(Tyson 50kgs of American Bulldog) were about 5 miles, as the crow flies ,from you guys at the end of Whangaparaoa Peninsular--we got drenched--absobludylootly caught...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 25th 2007, 5:26 am
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By Tooanfrom

Re: Long Bay, North Shore

How did you get on with that cloudburst/hail/lightning/thunder?
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