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Re: GMT Wednesday 29th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 19 Minutes ago by: Bill P

The sun has finaly managed to push through, Been a dark cold windy day so far.

Re: GMT Monday 27th June 2022 (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Hour 20 Minutes ago by: Peter Hawkins

That sounds like some good improvement, apart from the CC bit! I remember some time ago I was pottering in our garden shed, and there was suddenly a very loud sound of a cat fight going on. It was two cats, who both lived next door, an

Re: GMT Monday 27th June 2022 (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 2 Hours 1 Minute ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

My CC is still quaking though !!! :) Sootie has had a good night, had some drink and food and is moving much more freely but has decided to stay in bed so far today.

Re: GMT Wednesday 29th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 2 Hours 5 Minutes ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Wednesday 29th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 3 Hours 54 Minutes ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright and breezy, with a temperature of 18.9C. 66.0F. and a pressure of 1011mb. falling. Herbie.

Re: Online Banking (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 16 Hours 24 Minutes ago by: Harry Bloomfield Esq

Yep, keep well away from any sort of service providor who doesn't ensure their phone staff speak adequate English. Even better, that they should limit their helps desk to UK. Ring their call centre number without comitting - if they s

Re: virginmedia & three (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 21 Hours 6 Minutes ago by: Smokey

Never heard of them , just googled ..Not bad for an iPad perhaps if you have no wifi ..

Online Banking

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 22 Hours 48 Minutes ago by: Jeff Gaines

I have just had my online banking restored. I was disconnected in January and have spent 6 months speaking to a call centre in India who just do not speak or understand English and disconnected me because I tried to make a payment to Sm

Re: GMT Monday 27th June 2022 (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day ago by: Peter Hawkins

I'm glad it wasn't more serious an injury, but bad enough!

Re: GMT Monday 27th June 2022 (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 1 Hour ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Thanks Smokey - see my reply to Peter.

Re: GMT Monday 27th June 2022 (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 1 Hour ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

<snipped> The vet injected her with the long lasting anti-biotic 'Convenia' to counter any infection and an injection of the anti-inflammatory 'Metacam for the pain. She couldn't find any definite damage and could say that her spine w

Re: GMT Tuesday 28th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Re: Happy Birthday Bill (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 3 Hours ago by: Smokey

Belated birthday wishes Bill , hope it was a good day for you ..

Re: Forces , ex Forces folks (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 3 Hours ago by: Smokey

Thought WFH had ended, This was a face to face appointment at local hospital ..

Re: GMT Tuesday 28th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 4 Hours ago by: Bill P

Mornin Herbie. A sunny morning but a very strong cold wind. Hope all are well or mending.

GMT Tuesday 28th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset, Bright and breezy,with a temperature of 16.9C. 62.4F. and a pressure of 1018mb. falling. Herbie.

Re: Forces , ex Forces folks (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 14 Hours ago by: Pete C

I was recently refered for physio. After an initial consultation......it is all online (WFH) They earn 50/60K a year.....sitting at home making phone calls!

Re: virginmedia & three (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 15 Hours ago by: Oliver

I moved from Three to 1pMobile - seems to be working out well. I'm a light mobile user as I use WhatsApp/Signal for most calls, and home wifi for data. So, very light usage outdoors though I do use data a fair bit. Three was getting mo

Forces , ex Forces folks

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 18 Hours ago by: Smokey

Are you aware of The Veterans Gateway , available on NHS ? I was referred for Physio on Wednesday, had a call on Friday , appt for Monday .. Worth investigating if you are waiting for treatment etc , ask at your surgery ..

Re: GMT Monday 27th June 2022 (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 18 Hours ago by: Smokey

Hope everything gets sorted out FN , fingers crossed for Sootie ..

Re: virginmedia & three (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 1 Day 18 Hours ago by: Smokey

Three have some good deals with free texts & calls & varied amounts of data …. Varied prices … https://www.three.co.uk/Store/SIM/Plans_for_phones

Re: GMT Monday 27th June 2022 (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 2 Days 2 Hours ago by: Peter Hawkins

Here's hoping all goes well with the vet visit. We worry about pets as they can't tell us what is wrong with them.

Re: GMT Monday 27th June 2022 (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 2 Days 2 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Dry and bright start after overnight rain. The current temperature is 19.9C. 67.8F. and a pressure of 1016mb. rising. Herbie.

GMT Monday 27th June 2022

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 2 Days 3 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Re: GMT Sunday 26th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 3 Days 1 Hour ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Mornin' from another gusty but dry, bright and sunny day here in South Yorkshire. It was dark, dull and damp around dawn, but shortly after that BYT managed to burn through the cloud to start his work. Temperature out there right

Re: GMT Sunday 26th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 3 Days 2 Hours ago by: Bill P

Mornin Herbie and Each as you arive. very windy with some sunshine. Hope all are well or mending.

GMT Sunday 26th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 3 Days 3 Hours ago by: Herbie

Bright and breezy start today. The temperature is 19.2C. 66.5F. and a Good morning from West Dorset. pressure of 1010mb. rising. Herbie.

Re: GMT Saturday 25th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 4 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Re: GMT Saturday 25th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 4 Days 4 Hours ago by: Bill P

Mornin Herbie. A bright sunny day. Had my 8 weekly eye injection yesterday so a bit uncomfortable today. Hope all are well or mending. Enjoy your day Each. -- Bill P. Shildon, Cradle of the Railways, County Durham. Land of the Prince Bis

GMT Saturday 25th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 4 Days 4 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright start with light breeze. The temperature is 16.5C. 61.7F. and a pressure of 1006mb. rising. Herbie.

Re: Dentist (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 5 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Mornin' Mr Brush !!!

Re: GMT Friday 24th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 5 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Friday 24th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 5 Days 4 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Overcast and breezy. The temperature is 16.9C. 62.4F. and a pressure of 1005mb. falling. Herbie.

Re: Dentist (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 6 Days 2 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

Boom, boom!

Re: Dentist (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 6 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

But then you'd still have to decide 'witch' doctor to choose!!

Re: GMT Thursday 23rd June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 6 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Re: GMT Thursday 23rd June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 6 Days 4 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright and still. The temperature is 22.0C. 71.6F. and a pressure of 1010mb. steady. Herbie.

GMT Thursday 23rd June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 6 Days 5 Hours ago by: Bill P

Mornin Each. A bright sunny day not a cloud in sight. Hope all are well or mending. Keep safe and enjoy your day. -- Bill P. Shildon, Cradle of the Railways, County Durham. Land of the Prince Bishops.

Re: Dentist (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 6 Days 15 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

I think he's still pulling teeth in Marlborough although he's close to retirement now.

Re: Dentist (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 6 Days 20 Hours ago by: Abandoned_Trolley

What happened to the dentist you left behind when you moved house ?

Dentist

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 6 Days 22 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

I am trying to find a reasonably local dentist who offers Denplan (nobody offers NHS treatment as far as I can see). The Denplan website offers 4 possibilities. The websites for three of them aren't available, the fourth offers "facial

Re: Happy Birthday Bill (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 7 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Ah!!! 't lad's back, beginning to miss you Bill. Been anywhere nice?

GMT Wednesday 22nd June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 7 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. A dry, bright with light breeze. the temperature is 18.7C. 65.6F. and a pressure of 1013mb. steady. Herbie.

Re: virginmedia & three (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 8 Days ago by: BunnyHare

Ok here thanks John

Re: Happy Birthday Bill (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 8 Days 1 Hour ago by: Peter Hawkins

Happy birthday from me too. Have a good day.

Re: S & R (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 8 Days 2 Hours ago by: Bill P

Still here FN just not been very well. First day on the old poota for a while, had to cancel an old policy.

Re: Happy Birthday Bill (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 8 Days 2 Hours ago by: Bill P

Thanks FN Loads of cards.

Re: Happy Birthday Bill (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 8 Days 2 Hours ago by: Bill P

Thank you so much Barb. Take care.

Re: GMT Tuesday 21st June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 8 Days 3 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Re: Happy Birthday Bill (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 8 Days 3 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

I hope you having a great day Bill.

Happy Birthday Bill

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 8 Days 3 Hours ago by: BunnyHare

Happy birthday Bill Enjoy your day

GMT Tuesday 21st June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 8 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning all from West Dorset. Cloudy and dry start, the temperature is 15.6C. 60.0F. and a pressure of 1015mb. falling. Herbie.

virginmedia & three

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 8 Days 6 Hours ago by: John Adey

good old virgin, another blooper, changed from ee or some mast to 02 & did not tell the people using their mobile service, sorry no service especially on the older sim cards. typical of the companies. and the other mobile comany three ne

Re: GMT Monday 20th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 9 Days 1 Hour ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Re: S & R (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 9 Days 1 Hour ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Hm!!! He usually tells us if he's off on the tiles etc though.

Re: S & R (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 9 Days 1 Hour ago by: BunnyHare

Hmm It's his birthday tomorrow. Could he be away celebrating?

GMT Monday 20th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 9 Days 4 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright, dry and windy start to the day. The temperature is 15.7C. 60.2F. and a pressure of 1017mb. rising. Herbie.

S & R

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 10 Days 1 Hour ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Not had a post in here from Bill P since 3rd June 2022 - about fortnight. Anyone know if he is away on holiday, but I don't recall seeing an LOA request from him? :(

Re: GMT Sunday 19th June 2022 (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 10 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Sunday 19th June 2022

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 10 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning all from West Dorset. Overcast and windy, The temperature is 12.7C. 54.8F. and a pressure of 1015mb. falling. Herbie.

Re: Queen -Bohemian Rhapsody (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 10 Days 5 Hours ago by: Bri.

Saw them live at the NEC in Birmingham in the early eighties, fantastic!

Re: Queen -Bohemian Rhapsody (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 10 Days 15 Hours ago by: Harry Bloomfield Esq

Yep, they were amazing. I don't usually remember the first occaission when I hear a peace music, but I clearly remember the first time I heard Bohemiam Rhapsody, on the radio at 2 in the morning on the M62 east bound - it was that memo

Re: GMT Saturday 18th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 11 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Saturday 18th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 11 Days 4 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Overcast with rain and a light breeze, The temperature is 19.1C. 66.3F. and a pressure of 1018mb. falling. Herbie.

Re: GMT Friday 17th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 12 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Friday 17th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 12 Days 4 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset Bright start with light breeze. The temperature is 21.2C. 70.1F. and a pressure of 1020mb. falling. Herbie.

Pace-maker!!!!

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 13 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

I've had a follow up from the 48 hour ambulatory ECG monitoring session I had at the end of April. In a letter from the consultant he said, "Your recent heart monitor indicates that you now do have some pauses in the heart trace for whi

Re: GMT Thursday 16th June 2021 (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 13 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Thursday 16th June 2021

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 13 Days 3 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. A dry bright start with light breeze. The temperature is 21.2C. 70.1F. and a pressure of 1019mb. rising. Herbie

Queen -Bohemian Rhapsody

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 13 Days 15 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

I recorded this last night and watched it this evening. I tend to prefer songs to bands but it completely hooked me - for nearly three hours! The really did produce some fantastic music.

Re: NIN ??? (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 14 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Yep! My bad, as I left the wrong port number in the Properties page. DOH.

Re: GMT Wednesday 15th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 14 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Mornin' from a gorgeous dry, virtually windless, hot, bright and sunny day here in South Yorkshire. Skies have been cloud free since sun up, so BYT has been able to get on with his task of warming us all up with no interruptions

GMT Wednesday 15th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 14 Days 4 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright and still with a temperature of 20.2C. 68.3F. and a pressure of 1016mb. rising. Herbie.

Re: NIN ??? (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 14 Days 21 Hours ago by: Smokey

Looks ok from here …

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 14 Days 23 Hours ago by: mac

Yep that's where you can add a photo :-)

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

I have managed to get to the 'manage account'. I searched 'Login to Google account' in the Google search engine. From the login window I got, logging in took me to a different page (Not the Mail inbox) and clicking on the sage green

Re: NIN ??? (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 1 Hour ago by: Jeff Gaines

That's happened to me twice since they stopped sending renewal reminders :-)

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 1 Hour ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

What photo? I don't have a photo anywhere on the page that I can see. Page address is https://mail.google.com/mail/u/?tab=wm&ogbl#inbox which appears to be co very complicated inbox to me. Incidentally the is more new mail in it for t

Re: NIN ??? (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Yep! It was me it seems like I left the wrong port number in the 'Advanced 'news.individual.net Properties'. DOH. I get the feeling it's going to be another one of 'those' days again.

Re: NIN ??? (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Looks like it may be something I've done, as it's working fine on Nettie, but still nothing on Nova.

NIN ???

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Looks like news.individual.net is down for me this morning. Can't post to or receive posts through it. So I have had to resort to using news.plus.net this morning. Of course it may be something I did yesterday that have upset it. :(

Re: GMT Tuesday 14th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Tuesday 14th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright start with light breeze, the temperature is 13.7C. 56.6F with a pressure of 1022mb. steady. Herbie.

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 15 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

Read a it more about it: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/6010255?hl=en

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 18 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

It's because Google has changed/updated its security requirements. eM Client is free for two accounts as I said and it is capable of complying with all the modern security requirements for email.

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 19 Hours ago by: mac

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 20 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

I'm using, or rather was using the 'Outlook Express 6' email client quite successfully for some years right up to just over a week ago, when OE6 could not authenticate to get through to the pop.gmail.com server.

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 15 Days 20 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

When I login to my Google Account I get to a page which shows a list on the left hand side which has 'Inbox, Starred, Snoozed, Important, Sent, Drafts and Categories from top to bottom. but where can I find the 'Manage Account info, Se

Re: GMT Monday 13th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 16 Days 3 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Monday 13th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 16 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright start to the day, with a temperature of 16.1C. 60.9F. and a pressure of 1026mb. rising. Herbie.

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 16 Days 23 Hours ago by: Oliver

Are you using Google webmail, or are you using a third-party email client?

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 17 Days 2 Hours ago by: mac

PS: the above method also works in Windows Live Mail.

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 17 Days 2 Hours ago by: mac

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 17 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Well my google mail stopped working about 1 week ago on my two Windows XP computers but is still fine on my Windows 10 laptop, Android Sony Ericsson Xperia XA2 and HUAWEI MediaPad T-3. So what should I glean from that? I'm completely

GMT Sunday 12th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 17 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright start with light breeze. The current temperature is 14.7C. 58.4F. and a pressure of 1025m rising. Herbie.

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 17 Days 16 Hours ago by: Oliver

That article is dated February 3, 2017.

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 17 Days 23 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

That confirms the security issue. You could download eM Client, you can have two email accounts on the free version and I know it definitely works with Gmail as I use it!

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 18 Days ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

I'm afraid it's this Jeff. The answer that Bri gave me elsewhere: https://www.onmsft.com/news/gmail-will-stop-working-on-windows-xp-and-vista-on-chrome-beginning-next-week I'm afraid that seems to be that as far as I am concerned, it's

Re: GMT Saturday 11th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 18 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Saturday 11th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 18 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Overcast, dry and breezy. The temperature is 15.8C. 60.4F. and a pressure of 1022mb. rising. Herbie.

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 19 Days ago by: Bri.

Answered in other group.

Re: Help wanted with googlemail email. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 19 Days 1 Hour ago by: Jeff Gaines

Try this: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/185839?hl=en&co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop Google has made 2 stage verification mandatory, does your mail client support it?

Help wanted with googlemail email.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 19 Days 1 Hour ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22+

I've been using a googlemail email address without problems for some years now, but from Monday this week I have been getting this error message: "The authentication failed for account Googlemail (pop.gmail.com): The POP3 server d

Re: GMT Friday 10th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 19 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Friday 10th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 19 Days 4 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright and breezy start to the day. The temperature is 19.0C. 66.2F. and a pressure of 1019mb. rising. Herbie.

GMT Thursday 9th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 20 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Overcast with light rain. The temperature is 16.3C. 61.3F. and a pressure of 1015mb. rising. Herbie.

Re: GMT Wednesday 8th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 21 Days 3 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Wednesday 8th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 21 Days 4 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright,dry and breezy after over night rain. The current temperature is 17.9C. 64.2F. and a pressure of 1005mb. rising. Herbie.

Re: Nw Gas Boiler (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 21 Days 22 Hours ago by: Who, me?

+1 and I'd opt for Vaillent but really it probably doesnt matter.

Re: GMT Tuesday 7th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 22 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Tuesday 7th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 22 Days 4 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Overcast and dry after overnight rain. The temperature is 16.3C. 61.3F. and a pressure of 1011mb. rising. Herbie.

Re: Gremlins (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 22 Days 15 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

Indeed, it's like the lottery or the Brexit referendum - you've got to be in it to win it (despite what die hard remoaners say)!

Re: Janet (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 22 Days 20 Hours ago by: Smokey

Thanks Froggie, Janet only had some distant family . Bev & Polly aka Parrotfish would be he regular visitors & kept me updated ..

Re: Gremlins (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 22 Days 20 Hours ago by: Jack Harry Teesdale

AFAIK Nationwide have UK based call centres. Their branches are accessible but not very numerous.

Re: Gremlins (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 22 Days 21 Hours ago by: Ray

That's not 80% of customers, it's a percentage of people who can be bothered to write a review. Not many can, and 80% of those who do only want complain.

Re: Gremlins (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 22 Days 22 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

Re: GMT Monday 6th June 2022. (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 23 Days 3 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Mornin' from a dry but very damp under foot and paw, cool, overcast and dull day in South Yorkshire. No sighting of BYT as yet but there is just enough brightness filtering through some of the cloud to give us a little hope of a b

GMT Monday 6th June 2022.

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 23 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. A bright and breezy start to the day. The temperature is 16.4C. 61.52F. and a pressure of 1015mb rising. Herbie.

Re: Janet (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 23 Days 7 Hours ago by: Frogman

RIP Janet, my condolances to all.

Re: Janet (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 23 Days 14 Hours ago by: Smokey

Hi Pete, hope all is well ..

Re: Gremlins (thread)

uk.people.silversurfers

Posted: 24 Days ago by: charles

The last time I spoke to the Bank of Scotland (my bank), they had a UK call centre.

Gremlins

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Posted: 24 Days ago by: Jeff Gaines

I'm still having problems with HSBC, I've sent 6 letters so far 4 addressed to my branch manager and 2 to their chairman - all intercepted by their customer service department who keep writing to tell me they have rejected my complaint

Re: GMT Sunday 5th June 2022. (thread)

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Posted: 24 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Mornin' from a very damp, quite cool, overcast and dull day here in South Yorkshire so far. We've had light, but persistent, drizzle almost all morning so far. It's eased up in the last hour and is very light now, but everything o

GMT Sunday 5th June 2022.

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Posted: 24 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from a overcast but dry West Dorset. The temperature is 12.8C. 55.0F. and a pressure of 1015mb. rising. Herbie.

Re: Janet (thread)

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Posted: 24 Days 17 Hours ago by: Pete C

Thanks for the sad news :(

Re: GMT Saturday 4th June 2022. (thread)

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Posted: 25 Days ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Saturday 4th June 2022.

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Posted: 25 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from a breezy and overcast West Dorset. The temperature is 14.7C. 58.4F. and a pressure of 1016mb. rising. Herbie.

Re: Janet (thread)

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Posted: 25 Days 15 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Thanks for the update Smokey. RIP Splodge.

Janet

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Posted: 25 Days 23 Hours ago by: Smokey

For those of you who knew Janet , aka Splodge, I’m sorry to let you know that she has sadly passed away in hospital , she went there from her nursing home a few weeks ago . I have just had a call from Bev & Pauline aka Parrotfish RIP Ja

Re: GMT Friday 3rd June 2022. (thread)

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Posted: 26 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Re: GMT Friday 3rd June 2022. (thread)

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Posted: 26 Days 2 Hours ago by: Bill P

Mornin Each. Overcast but byt keeps trying to push through. Hope all are well or mending. Have a nice day.

GMT Friday 3rd June 2022.

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Posted: 26 Days 4 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright and still, with a temperature of 17.0C. 62.6F. and a pressure of 1016mb. falling. Herbie.

Re: Nw Gas Boiler (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 2 Hours ago by: Harry Bloomfield Esq

These companies do seem to gain a bad reputation for fly by nights and deserved. Better to decide which make of boiler first, then find a list of approved installers from the manufacturers website. You will then have better support fro

Re: Nw Gas Boiler (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 4 Hours ago by: Pete C

Use Check a trade to get some local quotes. We had a new boiler a month ago, It's a Baxi with a 5 yr warranty £1650.

Re: Nw Gas Boiler (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 5 Hours ago by: Bri.

Certainly cheaper, but not necessarily better as BG often contract local companies for servicing. We've just saved 73% on boiler servicing by moving from BG.

Re: Nw Gas Boiler (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 5 Hours ago by: Harry Bloomfield Esq

+1

Re: Nw Gas Boiler (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 5 Hours ago by: Ray

Our two most recent houses the gas boilers were/are Worcester Bosch and fairly new. Both originally installed and serviced by British Gas. Both installations were described by my plumber as laughably amateur, and in one case dangerous. T

Re: GMT BH Thursday 2nd June 2022 (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 6 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright start with a moderate breeze. The current temperature is 13.1C. 55.5F. and a pressure of 1019mb. rising. Herbie.

GMT BH Thursday 2nd June 2022

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Posted: 27 Days 6 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Re: Nw Gas Boiler (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 15 Hours ago by: Harry Bloomfield Esq

Re: Safe Disposal of Epsmo Salts (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 20 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

My Doc said if I start using it on flare ups I must use it for a full 7 days, bit like antibiotics. As you say it works but the problem keeps coming back, I have to wear cotton gloves in bed when it's bad to avoid scratching my skin o

Re: Safe Disposal of Epsmo Salts (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 20 Hours ago by: Jim S

In article <xn0nilojh5sjrlz008@news.individual.net>, jgaines_newsid@yahoo.co.uk says... When mine flares up I use Betnovate on prescription, but it is a steroid so needs care. I got a bollocking from my GP when I said I only used it when

Re: Safe Disposal of Epsmo Salts (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 21 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

That's where I got the information in the first place :-) The stuff the doctor has prescribed is working quite well but it hasn't gone completely. Why on earth it kicked off at my age when I've never had it before I don't know.

Re: Safe Disposal of Epsmo Salts (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 22 Hours ago by: Jim S

In article <xn0niln6q5qqa77005@news.individual.net>, jgaines_newsid@yahoo.co.uk says... BTW there lots of websites suggesting that epsom salts ARE good fo eczema so you may want to reconsider the advice of your doctor, before disposing!

Re: Safe Disposal of Epsmo Salts (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 22 Hours ago by: mac

"Jeff Gaines" <jgaines_newsid@yahoo.co.uk> wrote in message news:xn0niln6q5qqa77005@news.individual.net... Try to donate it to your local Allotments Society?

Re: Safe Disposal of Epsmo Salts (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 22 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

Fantastic, thank you :-) Now one for the mathematician: Using one tablespoon of Epsom Salts with a gallon of water and spraying the leaves directly every two weeks will I still be alive when I have used up my supply, bearing in mind

Re: Safe Disposal of Epsmo Salts (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 23 Hours ago by: Jim S

In article <t77jql$1riv$1@gioia.aioe.org>, phawkins@totalise.co.uk says... It's even got its own website :) https://www.epsomsaltcouncil.org/gardening/epsom-salt-for-gardening/

Re: Safe Disposal of Epsmo Salts (thread)

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Posted: 28 Days ago by: Peter Hawkins

I can be used in the garden, if you have one. I can't remember what it is used for, but a web search would tell you this. Local gardeners may be interested in taking some off your hands.

Re: Safe Disposal of Epsmo Salts (thread)

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Posted: 28 Days ago by: Jeff Gaines

It works within 30 seconds to 6 hours, blimey :-)

Nw Gas Boiler

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Posted: 28 Days ago by: Jeff Gaines

Re: Safe Disposal of Epsmo Salts (thread)

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Posted: 28 Days 1 Hour ago by: Jim S

In article <xn0nilgry5i111c001@news.individual.net>, jgaines_newsid@yahoo.co.uk says... You could of course drink it, suitably diluted of course. AFAIK Epsom salts were the proverbial 'dose of salts' - used for constipation. https://tin

Re: GMT Wednesday 1st June 2022. (thread)

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Posted: 28 Days 2 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

Safe Disposal of Epsmo Salts

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Posted: 28 Days 2 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

I bought a box of 10 packs of Epsom Salts (each about the size of a bag of sugar) to bathe in as I read it would help my Eczema. The doctor was horrified at the suggestion so I need to dispose of them - can I just flush them down the lo

Re: Al Jazeera (thread)

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Posted: 28 Days 5 Hours ago by: Jeff Gaines

But quit vociferous and high profile - like Ian Blackford who virtually spits when he mentions the Conservatives for some reason that no Scot has ever been able to explain to me.

GMT Wednesday 1st June 2022.

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Posted: 28 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. A dry start with light breeze. The current temperature is 14.0C. 57.2F. and a pressure of 1013mb. steady. Herbie.

Re: GMT Tuesday 31st May 2022. (thread)

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Posted: 28 Days 18 Hours ago by: Smokey

Let’s hope so , we have just had a tremendous downpour …

Re: Al Jazeera (thread)

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Posted: 28 Days 19 Hours ago by: Smokey

In reply to the Scot comment , this is the opinion of a small number of Scots, believe me they are in the minority, the same minority who are very vocal about independence .

Re: Al Jazeera (thread)

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Posted: 29 Days 1 Hour ago by: Oliver

I only had a brief look but this looks interesting (online tv stations from around the world, and you can specify "news"): http://www.freeintertv.com/view/id-1819

Re: GMT Tuesday 31st May 2022. (thread)

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Posted: 29 Days 3 Hours ago by: Bill P

Mornin Each. A bit wet out there. Overcast but byt is trying to break through. Hope aall are well or mending. Summer is just around the corner.

Re: GMT Tuesday 31st May 2022. (thread)

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Posted: 29 Days 3 Hours ago by: Flyiñg Ñuñ 2°22

GMT Tuesday 31st May 2022.

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Posted: 29 Days 5 Hours ago by: Herbie

Good morning from West Dorset. Bright, dry and breezy. The current temperature is 14.3C. 57.7F. and a pressure of 1012mb. steady. Herbie.

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