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Forum: Coronavirus Discussion Forum 14 Mar 20, 06:05 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 11,039
Posted By batleyboy26
Im a school administrator and a system is being...

Im a school administrator and a system is being put in to place for me to work from home when the time comes that schools will be closed - not sure what I will be doing ATM apart from liaising with...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Feb 20, 10:25 AM
Replies: 2,787
Views: 425,706
Posted By batleyboy26
I think we are resigning ourselves to the fact...

I think we are resigning ourselves to the fact that we wont be going this year. We want MAN - MCO with at least half decent flight times (not landing there after 8pm), max of 1 stop with a decent...
Forum: General Chat 14 Feb 20, 10:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,399
Posted By batleyboy26
How long were you off work for?

How long were you off work for?
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 3 Feb 20, 09:27 PM
Replies: 2,787
Views: 425,706
Posted By batleyboy26
We will only be going if we can get cheap enough...

We will only be going if we can get cheap enough flights with no more than 1 stop with reasonably good connections (within reason anyhow). We now have the dates we can depart from UK which are...
Forum: General Chat 1 Feb 20, 11:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,144
Posted By batleyboy26
I work in a primary school and we took 20...

I work in a primary school and we took 20 children to Manchester on Thursday 30th - weve already said we are going again next year. It was absolutely amazing and our children did a performance of...
Forum: General Chat 18 Jan 20, 03:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,845
Posted By batleyboy26
Which Mammoth mattress did you plump for? Just...

Which Mammoth mattress did you plump for? Just looking and they are classic, rise and shine.
Forum: Accommodation 12 Jan 20, 05:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By batleyboy26
We havent stayed anywhere else since 2007 - our...

We havent stayed anywhere else since 2007 - our DSs are now adults, still come with us but now with GFs and they wont stay anywhere else!
Forum: General Chat 1 Jan 20, 11:58 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,423
Posted By batleyboy26
Weve always got to have something to look...

Weve always got to have something to look forward to so weve booked a night at a spa hotel on 25th Jan near Manchester and will watch the Strictly tour on 26th in Manchester. At half term we have...
Forum: General Chat 14 Dec 19, 09:04 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,624
Posted By batleyboy26
My youngest DSs GF has just stopped putting hers...

My youngest DSs GF has just stopped putting hers in a couple of months ago and the results were so fantastic she didnt have To pay but she had already agreed to have photos taken all the way along...
Forum: General Chat 4 Dec 19, 09:51 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,283
Posted By batleyboy26
I now realise that our (now sacked) cleaner was...

I now realise that our (now sacked) cleaner was completely and utterly taking the p** charging 30 for 1.5hrs per fortnight (we thought she was here for 2 but the 2 hrs included travel to and from...
Forum: Christmas 14 Nov 19, 09:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,645
Posted By batleyboy26
I love the breaded/deep fried cheeses you can buy...

I love the breaded/deep fried cheeses you can buy with red onion marmalade with a garnish of salad or a pear and goats cheese salad with walnuts can be prepared quite easily.
Forum: General Chat 14 Nov 19, 08:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,345
Posted By batleyboy26
I had one under sedation and apart from one...

I had one under sedation and apart from one uncomfortable bit when the camera was going round a bend under my left hand side ribs, I slept the whole way through and only woke up when they were...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 5 Nov 19, 10:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 519
Posted By batleyboy26
Flame Tree BBQ all the way!

Flame Tree BBQ all the way!
Forum: General Trip Planning 29 Sep 19, 05:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,524
Posted By batleyboy26
When we book them in our area, its always the...

When we book them in our area, its always the same price for 2 nights and 3 nights. As we book them within 1.5 hrs driving distance from home, we just end up staying all day on the Sunday and then...
Forum: Christmas 18 Sep 19, 10:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,583
Posted By batleyboy26
Sundown Adventureland do Christmassy things and...

Sundown Adventureland do Christmassy things and not that far from Sheffield really. If youre not bothered bout it being Christmassy, what about Eureka! in Halifax?
Forum: General Chat 12 Sep 19, 10:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 638
Posted By batleyboy26
I went back to work after 4 weeks as Id have...

I went back to work after 4 weeks as Id have felt a fraud staying at home any longer than that but once back at work, it took it out of me! Id say it was another 2 weeks before I felt fully fit.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 8 Sep 19, 05:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 732
Posted By batleyboy26
Weve gone through ATL quite a few times - we...

Weve gone through ATL quite a few times - we always allow 3 hrs to get through as you have to queue for immigration and then queue again for security. Remember that with security, you cant take...
Forum: Shopping in Florida 31 Aug 19, 09:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,647
Posted By batleyboy26
Ive still got some receipts from our recent trip...

Ive still got some receipts from our recent trip so here are some prices-:

From Publix
Simply 100% Apple Juice (on offer) - $3.50
Simply raspberry lemonade $2.50
Publix fruit on the bottom...
Forum: Accommodation 23 Aug 19, 04:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,982
Posted By batleyboy26
We stayed club level at HRH about 7 years ago and...

We stayed club level at HRH about 7 years ago and said then never again. Weve been at RPR for one night staying club blevel every year since.
Forum: Accommodation 13 Aug 19, 10:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,018
Posted By batleyboy26
We got back last Tuesday after our 12th stay...

We got back last Tuesday after our 12th stay there. Weve stayed in quite a few different condos, all rented directly from the owner. Whilst some of them had shown signs of wear and tear, others...
Forum: General Chat 13 Aug 19, 10:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,270
Posted By batleyboy26
Mhm mum has been here for the day and I took her...

Mhm mum has been here for the day and I took her home at 8.30pm - the thermostat in the car was showing 13C - far too cold for August.
Forum: General Chat 12 Aug 19, 10:59 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 11,108
Posted By batleyboy26
I dont usually get anything for my birthday from...

I dont usually get anything for my birthday from my DH or my adult DSs! We are, however, usually in Florida or due to go shortly afterwards and get told buy yourself something over there. ...
Forum: General Chat 11 Aug 19, 09:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,265
Posted By batleyboy26
Aussie Dream Curls shampoo, conditioner and...

Aussie Dream Curls shampoo, conditioner and mousse (all bought over there) works a treat.
Forum: General Chat 9 Aug 19, 10:47 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,233
Posted By batleyboy26
Spain. Tapas, sangria and flamenco dancers.

Spain. Tapas, sangria and flamenco dancers.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 8 Aug 19, 01:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,143
Posted By batleyboy26
Delta is actually our preferred airline out of...

Delta is actually our preferred airline out of all weve flown with.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 7 Aug 19, 01:10 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 16,313
Posted By batleyboy26
We got back yesterday. Going out was chicken...

We got back yesterday.

Going out was chicken with mushroom sauce, chilli or gnocchi with pesto sauce.

Coming back I had bbq pulled pork with mash and bbq baked beans - very tasty. I dont...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 2 Aug 19, 08:21 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 31,216
Posted By batleyboy26
Our DSs and a GF ride it yesterday morning -...

Our DSs and a GF ride it yesterday morning - they got to the park entrance for approx 8.10 ready for the park to open at 9am. DH and I met them at 10.30 outside Cinnabon.
Forum: General Chat 31 Jul 19, 04:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 667
Posted By batleyboy26
Weve been really unlucky then as weve been in...

Weve been really unlucky then as weve been in tons of rain during the last week. It was in biblical proportions as we were leaving AK on Sunday evening - we were wading through rainwater up to our...
Forum: General Chat 28 Jul 19, 02:55 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 6,256
Posted By batleyboy26
Ive just tried it - DH only has 50% hearing...

Ive just tried it - DH only has 50% hearing anyway so it was a definite no from him. I couldnt hear it at all but our 25 and 23 year old DSs and a 23 yr old GF all shouted at the same time turn...
Forum: General Chat 27 Jul 19, 07:08 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 35,277
Posted By batleyboy26
Sending hugs and positive thoughts to you all for...

Sending hugs and positive thoughts to you all for a speedy recovery for Isabel x
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 24 Jul 19, 11:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,843
Posted By batleyboy26
My youngest DS and his GF rode this yesterday...

My youngest DS and his GF rode this yesterday (DH, myself and eldest DS couldnt be bothered queuing). The started queuing when it said 135 min wait and they ended up being 4 hours as it began...
Forum: General Chat 24 Jul 19, 11:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,138
Posted By batleyboy26
I see a chiropodist/podiatrist as I have an...

I see a chiropodist/podiatrist as I have an involuted (?) big toenail on my left foot. Last time it got painful was at the end of May but I couldnt get an appointment for a few days. He told me to...
Forum: General Chat 20 Jul 19, 07:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,106
Posted By batleyboy26
I had mine removed in February but apart from...

I had mine removed in February but apart from being uncomfortable for a couple of weeks and taking it easy, I didnt need painkillers after a couple of days. I think if you are in so much pain, I...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Jul 19, 07:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 691
Posted By batleyboy26
We flew that route last year - I cant remember...

We flew that route last year - I cant remember anything outstanding but neither can I remember anything bad so must have been ok.
Forum: General Chat 20 Jul 19, 07:37 AM
Replies: 393
Views: 60,181
Posted By batleyboy26
So very sorry to hear the news about your...

So very sorry to hear the news about your daughter and fingers crossed for a speedy start to the correct treatment.
Forum: General Chat 18 Jul 19, 05:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 930
Posted By batleyboy26
Im stressed out more than twitchy although I am...

Im stressed out more than twitchy although I am sure twitchy will come. Ironing tonight; work until 3.30 tomorrow then at hairdresser at 4 for colour, cut and blow dry; call at the pub in the way...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 14 Jul 19, 03:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,782
Posted By batleyboy26
I havent got FPS for ToT, SDD or FoP so am a bit...

I havent got FPS for ToT, SDD or FoP so am a bit cheesed off too. I do, however, have 2 for SDMT but they are both 8pm - the second ones we may cancel as that would be our third visit to MK o not...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Jul 19, 10:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,792
Posted By batleyboy26
We only fly from MAN but rarely direct. We...

We only fly from MAN but rarely direct.

We have mainly flown MAN-ATL-MCO but have flown MAN-CDG-MCO, MAN-PHL-MIA.

We are also tied to school holidays as I am a school administrator and eldest...
Forum: General Chat 10 Jul 19, 10:06 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,194
Posted By batleyboy26
Weve been together since we were 17 and I think...

Weve been together since we were 17 and I think by getting together so young means we would either grow apart or grow up together. We are in the grow together camp - together for 35 years and...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Jul 19, 09:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,467
Posted By batleyboy26
I collected mine from JL on Saturday - Id...

I collected mine from JL on Saturday - Id ordered them the Sunday before at 1.2633. Glad we did it then looking at the rate right now!
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