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Forum: Australia
Oct 23rd 2010, 4:18 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 3,337
Posted By Jamiem

Re: st kilda???

Although it's been about 7 years since I was in St Kilda, I wouldn't have any concerns about living there (assuming you can afford it, as as previous posters have suggested it can be a little...
Forum: Electricians
Oct 9th 2010, 3:33 pm
Replies: 128
Views: 33,840
Posted By Jamiem

Re: WA Electrical Mechanic Certificate in 4 months, so easy.

Hi Warren,

-That is good to hear! -I came out here (also from Yorkshire!) 5 years ago now and It would've taken me probably a year from start to finish to get my 'A' Grade license. -Saying that,...
Forum: Australia
Oct 9th 2010, 2:57 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 3,193
Posted By Jamiem

Smile Re: Solar hot water system

I agree with ABCD.

-I live in the South-West of WA and installed a heat-pump to my newly built home a few months ago... It only uses 500W of power and I run it on a timer from 10:00am 'til...
Forum: The Barbie
Jul 10th 2008, 12:26 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,367
Posted By Jamiem

Re: TheCrone...

Thank you NickyC.

I will be sure to pass on your wishes.
Forum: The Barbie
Jul 10th 2008, 12:17 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,367
Posted By Jamiem

TheCrone...

Hi everyone.

I'm sorry to have to say that TheCrone passed away a couple of weeks ago. She was a great friend and influence for me, and she will be sadly missed.

If any of you wish to send...
Forum: The Barbie
Jul 1st 2008, 12:47 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,119
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Cairns ??

I struggle on here in difficult times :p:thumbsup:

J
Forum: The Barbie
Jul 1st 2008, 12:36 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,119
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Cairns ??

Oh bum! Never mind, -let me know when you have room :-)

Can normally make room over here in the sunny SW of WA!

J
Forum: Australia
Jul 1st 2008, 12:30 pm
Replies: 195
Views: 12,651
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Why the difference...

See... -that's how easy it is. Cheers

J
Forum: The Barbie
Jul 1st 2008, 12:29 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,119
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Cairns ??

Sounds an amazing place. I should visit... Do you have a spare room? ;-)

J
Forum: Australia
Jul 1st 2008, 12:15 pm
Replies: 195
Views: 12,651
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Why the difference...

I don't have any thought at all, which is why I'm wondering what all the fuss is about! :-)

Smile people FFS.

J
Forum: The Barbie
Jul 1st 2008, 12:13 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,119
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Cairns ??

Cairns, I think is in FNQ (far north queensland) -no doubt I will be corrected if I am wrong. Can't talk from experience as I have never been there, but friends have been and enjoyed. Not the same...
Forum: Australia
Jul 1st 2008, 8:50 am
Replies: 212
Views: 23,465
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Not welcome / Not belonging feeling

Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

If this happens, I shall hunt down the person responsible and remove their spleen with a blunt instrument (maybe a trombone).

:eek:
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 30th 2008, 11:29 am
Replies: 7
Views: 987
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Australians leave UK to escape credit cru

It's interesting to read these statements.

I am by no means the worlds authority on even the leanest intellectual topic. I was brought up (not in the technicolour yawn sense, but nearly) in the...
Forum: Australia
Jun 30th 2008, 11:20 am
Replies: 195
Views: 12,651
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Why the difference...

Ladies, Gentlemen and all other applicables...

I think it is high time we turned around and had a good hard look at ourselves. It saddens me that this forum keeps degenerating into childish...
Forum: Australia
Jun 28th 2008, 8:57 am
Replies: 212
Views: 23,465
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Not welcome / Not belonging feeling

Badge,

I agree with you on that one.

Having made the move out here on my own, I struggled for a little while, relying sometimes on the support of friends in the UK via telephone, text message,...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 28th 2008, 7:18 am
Replies: 5
Views: 613
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Worth it?

It was probably easier for me than most as my family ties aren't all that great. Sure, -initially, I missed my friends very much, but I am still in touch with most of them (although I know that is...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 26th 2008, 2:06 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,473
Posted By Jamiem

Re: England & Wales - 1 million + homes for sale

I agree,

All I want is a bush block, a little out of the way. Don't even need power, can sort that myself. Just want space to put a traditional single storey small house with a water tank.
...
Jun 26th 2008, 12:17 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 2,191
Posted By Jamiem

Re: It's been a while, -so here's an update! (quite long)

Sorry John and Becky. -I'm not that helpful, despite the drop in UK property prices! Best of luck :thumbup:
Forum: Australia
Jun 23rd 2008, 1:46 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 2,419
Posted By Jamiem

Re: DONT KNOW WHAT YOUVE GOT TILL ITS GONE

Kericare,

What you are feeling is perfectly understandable. You have left your life behind, and as such, there is a huge hole to fill, -in the form of your new life.

I found it extremely...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 23rd 2008, 1:40 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,473
Posted By Jamiem

Re: England & Wales - 1 million + homes for sale

Whilst I am in no way making light of the hardships for people in the property market over in the UK at the moment, this has been in the pipeline for a while. The housing market moves in cycles, and...
Forum: Australia
Jun 23rd 2008, 1:34 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,250
Posted By Jamiem

Re: Where to stay when we first arrive in Perth??

Coming from Lancashire they won't be out of the pool all year round! It'll be like a hot spa!!!

J :D
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 23rd 2008, 1:10 pm
Replies: 43
Views: 6,018
Posted By Jamiem

Re: A decent cup of Tea, How English!!!

I used to 'see' the PG tips chimps too... but the doctor gave me some special pills which made them go away. I was so sad, I wish they were still here. :p
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 23rd 2008, 12:46 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 596
Posted By Jamiem

Re: well.. what a day

Congratulations mate,

You have been very lucky!

Hope it all works out well for you. Grasp the opportunity with both hands and don't let go.

Best of luck,

J
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 23rd 2008, 12:44 pm
Replies: 43
Views: 6,018
Posted By Jamiem

Re: A decent cup of Tea, How English!!!

I actually don't mind Dilmah at all, or Liptons. -But being from Yorkshire I can make fantastic tea out of any tea bag :cool:
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 23rd 2008, 12:10 pm
Replies: 43
Views: 6,018
Posted By Jamiem

Re: A decent cup of Tea, How English!!!

They have Yorkshire Tea (the world's finest tea ;-) here in Perth :eek:
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