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Forum: Theme Parks Florida Yesterday, 03:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 570
Posted By shack69
Boat, Gives you time as a Family to talk about...

Boat, Gives you time as a Family to talk about what is ahead and to start to acclimatise to the heat of the day. Also the anticipation you get as the Castle moves closer. When the bot stops donít...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 03:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 423
Posted By shack69
salary calculator is good. But please consider...

salary calculator is good. But please consider your pension. If you can afford to not have the £2K payrise put it into a pension as that means you get the full amount without the tax man getting...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum Yesterday, 12:30 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,034
Posted By shack69
I get how they say 60,000 as a test event. I...

I get how they say 60,000 as a test event. I assume this will be another one where you have to have a test within 48 hours to show your negative and then again a few days later. But its not just...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 17 Jun 21, 05:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 433
Posted By shack69
How about the bus it takes about 25 minutes from...

How about the bus it takes about 25 minutes from st pancras to waterloo (168 if memory serves correctly.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 15 Jun 21, 05:37 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,940
Posted By shack69
I have heard loads about Adults (18+) and...

I have heard loads about Adults (18+) and children 12-15. But not heard anything about 16 & 17 year olds. Anyone point me at any information for them as until my son is vacaninated I think we will...
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 15 Jun 21, 02:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,015
Posted By shack69
They got rid of the backlot tour to give them...

They got rid of the backlot tour to give them space for other expansions and thought this was a good use of the existing catastrophe canyon. It will soak up people.
Forum: General Chat 14 Jun 21, 05:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 596
Posted By shack69
We did this many years ago. We were buying in...

We did this many years ago. We were buying in Liverpool and at the time the council were a nightmare and searches were taking months to come back. The Liverpool based solicitor suggested it and...
Forum: General Chat 14 Jun 21, 02:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,819
Posted By shack69
I would love to consider an electric but i live...

I would love to consider an electric but i live in a terrace hours with no dedciated parking to charging infrastructure. So unless there is a mass upgrade to street lights with charging points or...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 Jun 21, 11:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 950
Posted By shack69
With the magical express been removed this makes...

With the magical express been removed this makes more sense now as you have the transfer costs on the first night no matter what. So as long as the saving is enough to reduce the transfer to disney...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 11 Jun 21, 11:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 622
Posted By shack69
Older wimps need more rest I guess , so take the...

Older wimps need more rest I guess , so take the time to find a shady seat have a cool drink and watch some of the street entertainment.
the idea of going in the queue and using the chicken lane is...
Forum: General Chat 10 Jun 21, 04:59 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,023
Posted By shack69
traffic is a problem at any place which...

traffic is a problem at any place which encourages visitors not just the lido or the beach. Football stadia for example , I avoid the area around the time the matches are ending as it can double your...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 9 Jun 21, 05:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 600
Posted By shack69
Chester for me if you want to goto Manchester or...

Chester for me if you want to goto Manchester or Liverpool both have direct trains from Chester. In addition to the facilaties in Chester their lot of other things nearby Zoo, Delamere forest,...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 9 Jun 21, 12:10 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,530
Posted By shack69
covid is no longer the biggest killer in the UK ,...

covid is no longer the biggest killer in the UK , we do not do regular tests for the Flu so there is an argument to say why do it for covid now. My view is knowledge is key and so continued testing...
Forum: General Chat 7 Jun 21, 10:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,774
Posted By shack69
it depends which building you are in as the...

it depends which building you are in as the campus spreads out, but i would walk down hardman street as pleanty of venues. This then leads you down to Bold Street and the surrounding area where you...
Forum: General Chat 2 Jun 21, 02:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 893
Posted By shack69
So the key here is that someone has taken a photo...

So the key here is that someone has taken a photo from facebook and reproduced it in full or part to be used some other place. If it was still within Facebook then it would not be illegal as you...
Forum: Offers, Discounts, Codes, Cashback and UK Shopping 1 Jun 21, 04:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 168
Posted By shack69
Kellogs 2 4 1 Merlin

Not been a big ceral eater we don't go through many boxes. So I'm wondering if anyone out there has any spare merlin codes from the inside of kellogs boxes please. I need to codes if anyone has...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 27 May 21, 04:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,373
Posted By shack69
In most areas of Liverpool the rate is <5 cases...

In most areas of Liverpool the rate is <5 cases and most showing a downwards trend. Overal for the citys its 7.4 per 100,000
Forum: General Trip Planning 21 May 21, 09:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 693
Posted By shack69
They actually sent the old and new passport in...

They actually sent the old and new passport in the same envelope via a courier, which did surprise me.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 May 21, 05:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,100
Posted By shack69
Masks is not the problem for us. But all the...

Masks is not the problem for us. But all the news is about allowing vacanated people to travel within the EU. Problem is I have seen nothing which give an age range it just says vacanted , so does...
Forum: Disney Cruise Line and Other Cruise Planning 20 May 21, 05:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 678
Posted By shack69
There is a multi story car park next to the...

There is a multi story car park next to the Malmasion Hotel and there is a foot bridge directly over to were the ship should be . https://liverpoolwaters.co.uk/car-parking/#on-foot-parking...
Forum: General Chat 19 May 21, 01:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,603
Posted By shack69
I wonder if we have any school governors or Heads...

I wonder if we have any school governors or Heads on this forum. What guidance have schools been given ?
I know that NHS Staff and others were allowed to carry over holiday allowance, I wonder if...
Forum: General Trip Planning 14 May 21, 01:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 693
Posted By shack69
Passport turn around time

Just wanted to let people know that I applied for a new adult passport for my son as he turned 16 (his child one expired in Jan) . I did the application on line and within a week of his old passport...
Forum: TV and Film 26 Apr 21, 12:00 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,145
Posted By shack69
Grease may be a classic, but Close encounters is...

Grease may be a classic, but Close encounters is the better all round film.
Forum: General Chat 26 Apr 21, 11:48 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,022
Posted By shack69
That house sold for £52,000 in 2005 but house...

That house sold for £52,000 in 2005 but house prices seemed to have dipped with properties on the same street selling for £44,000 last year. If you wanted to rent in the area it would be around...
Forum: General Chat 22 Apr 21, 11:24 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,678
Posted By shack69
Loved the fact they had to film most of it in the...

Loved the fact they had to film most of it in the rain. Also no universal back then , how things have changed.
As for the ticket cost $99 for 4 days at 2 parks. Well now its $130 for 1 day 1 ,...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Apr 21, 03:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,164
Posted By shack69
i get what they are wanting to achieve, but not...

i get what they are wanting to achieve, but not how i would do. I would book my FP's for late morning, get to the park early and ride what I can before the q's build up. Use the Single rider line...
Forum: General Chat 21 Apr 21, 03:02 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,784
Posted By shack69
if you have no other debts and a rainy day fund...

if you have no other debts and a rainy day fund then yes consider paying it off. But do check there is no fee for doing so. Also if you have any thought that you may need a loan in the next couple...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 Apr 21, 02:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,623
Posted By shack69
this is a great reminder to all those who believe...

this is a great reminder to all those who believe as they are fully vaccinated believe they are now immune. No one is immune and every ones bodies react differently.
Forum: General Chat 20 Apr 21, 02:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,930
Posted By shack69
My sons school have no idea when they will be...

My sons school have no idea when they will be finishing, so not sure how they can plan lessons etc if they don't know.
As for all these assessments (not exams) we were told there would be no GCSE...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 15 Apr 21, 10:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 900
Posted By shack69
some of the on ride video's are also triggered by...

some of the on ride video's are also triggered by the magic band.
Forum: General Chat 15 Apr 21, 10:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,280
Posted By shack69
a random one for sure. Check there is no timer...

a random one for sure. Check there is no timer option as I know on some DAB radios there are and that could be your issue.
if you can give info on the model that may bring forwards more answers.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 13 Apr 21, 03:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 533
Posted By shack69
I believe the cabbie should be allowed to pass...

I believe the cabbie should be allowed to pass these fixed charges on directly to the customer. So any rate would start at £10 + first 1/4mile charge then normal mileage after that.
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 13 Apr 21, 03:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 991
Posted By shack69
If you want to do DisneyLand then I would look to...

If you want to do DisneyLand then I would look to book one of the good neighbor hotels in Anaheim for those days and then transfer up towards the Hollywood area. You could find a hotel near the...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 13 Apr 21, 03:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 703
Posted By shack69
The pirate hunt is good and is limited to that...

The pirate hunt is good and is limited to that area of the park. You get a different map from the hut each time you complete one. Some of the treasures are simple , but some are really imaginative.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 12 Apr 21, 02:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 964
Posted By shack69
We have seen this in the past adding a car to...

We have seen this in the past adding a car to flight only significantly reduced the price for us in 2018 (£500+).
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Apr 21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By shack69
Thats £875 per person. The answer if this is a...

Thats £875 per person. The answer if this is a good price is subjective and will depend on when you are intending to fly (dates). Personally that price is higher than i have paid in the past, but...
Forum: General Chat 9 Apr 21, 10:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 761
Posted By shack69
I still can't believe that people fall for this...

I still can't believe that people fall for this scam, why would anyone ever send cash via a courier service.
Forum: Accommodation 9 Apr 21, 10:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,306
Posted By shack69
Personally I would look for something nearer...

Personally I would look for something nearer Disney for the first week , mainly because of the hit on parking fees (universal + disney each day = $50+) . I have no issue with staying in a suite at...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 26 Mar 21, 05:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 783
Posted By shack69
This article on CNN may answer why prices are so...

This article on CNN may answer why prices are so high https://edition.cnn.com/2021/03/25/business/rental-car-shortage-price-spike/index.html
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 26 Mar 21, 05:28 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 8,447
Posted By shack69
I would like to know from those who had side...

I would like to know from those who had side effects. Did you report them via the yellow card process https://coronavirus-yellowcard.mhra.gov.uk/
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