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Forum: General DVC Discussion 6 Nov 20, 02:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 240
Posted By Halowa
We are now looking to go in 2022 (summer) so we...

We are now looking to go in 2022 (summer) so we couldnít use 2020 points.

Year use is March.
Forum: General DVC Discussion 6 Nov 20, 02:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 240
Posted By Halowa
They are this year 2020 which we have used for...

They are this year 2020 which we have used for July 2021. We would also use 2021 and go for a month. (We do this every 2 years)

I thought I could only bank for a year?
Forum: General DVC Discussion 6 Nov 20, 11:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 240
Posted By Halowa
DVC renting through Davidís help

Hi.

Iíve reserved AKL (home resort) 1BR/SV for the end of July, 10 night @330 points. We done this at the 11 month window.

We have now decided we probably wonít go, even if we can.

So we...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 26 Oct 20, 09:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By Halowa
Iíve posted this on the FB UK DVC site. Any...

Iíve posted this on the FB UK DVC site.

Any advice on here? What are the advantages / disadvantages of doing this? (I know you canít spend them at Disney).

Hi.

Could someone post or...
Forum: Food, Wine, Cooking & Eating 8 Oct 20, 07:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 253
Posted By Halowa
Sub or perfect draft?

Anyone got one?

What are your thoughts?

(Ps - I donít want a fridge / barrel)
Forum: General Chat 22 Sep 20, 09:38 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,536
Posted By Halowa
Itís a naturalist beach... lol... and Iím...

Itís a naturalist beach... lol... and Iím telling the truth.
Forum: Beyond the Parks 8 Sep 20, 01:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,172
Posted By Halowa
I think a week is fine. Itís a happy balance. If...

I think a week is fine. Itís a happy balance. If you like beaches, you will love it.
Forum: General Chat 31 Aug 20, 02:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,726
Posted By Halowa
A lot of these companies will not set up payment...

A lot of these companies will not set up payment automatically but need you to pay them. The idea is that you donít make them, spend the money and get to the end of the interest free period, then hit...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 29 Aug 20, 12:47 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,903
Posted By Halowa
Dear teacher / school staff basher. Iím happy to...

Dear teacher / school staff basher. Iím happy to sit down with you and let you rant about how unfair your school years were.

Just an offer if you fancy it (with or without a beer).
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 29 Aug 20, 12:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 545
Posted By Halowa
I can suggest stuff between Newcastle and...

I can suggest stuff between Newcastle and Edinburgh. We live / work / family in these areas. Any questions just ask. A quick search will pull up recent suggestions.
Forum: General Chat 24 Aug 20, 11:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,153
Posted By Halowa
As per a previous post. Try and inflatable one...

As per a previous post. Try and inflatable one first to see if you use it.

Iíd recommend Costco for a solid tub, they only sell good quality goods and their customer service is outstanding.
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 24 Aug 20, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 582
Posted By Halowa
For that age you could take them paddle boarding...

For that age you could take them paddle boarding (warkworth or Tynemouth). Surfing lesson at Bamburgh or coasteering at howick. Just google them.

Fox lakes at Dunbar, approx 30 mins north of...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 23 Aug 20, 02:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 582
Posted By Halowa
Beach - Ross farm or sugar sands. They are that...

Beach - Ross farm or sugar sands. They are that good, itís a secret! Donít tell anyone.

Northumberlandia.

Centre for life in Newcastle (not sure if itís open).

Eat - depends on what you...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 Aug 20, 10:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,566
Posted By Halowa
Should have come home from Portugal last night...

Should have come home from Portugal last night. Didnít go because of no air bridge...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 18 Aug 20, 09:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 397
Posted By Halowa
Fish & chips / ice cream in eyemouth as well. ...

Fish & chips / ice cream in eyemouth as well.

Fox lakes (little one may be too young) probably do a raft ride though.

East Links at Dunbar (perfect for their age).

Beach- ross farm or...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 13 Aug 20, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By Halowa
11 month window turmoil

We are now about 2 weeks away from our 11 month window. We have 340 points banked and 340 from next year to use.

No idea what to do. Got a cruise re-arranged from Miami for Mid August.

Rent...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 10 Aug 20, 02:41 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,237
Posted By Halowa
Bait? You have a son called Alan? Simply...

Bait? You have a son called Alan?

Simply say ďschools are opening and everyone needs to remain vigilant.Ē
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 10 Aug 20, 02:33 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,237
Posted By Halowa
Mobile But are clearly linked to not social distancing.

But are clearly linked to not social distancing.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 10 Aug 20, 02:31 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,237
Posted By Halowa
@ posts 51 / 52. Of course schools should...

@ posts 51 / 52.

Of course schools should open, Iím a teacher and desperate to get back to some normality, I also want my son back.

But by saying - no evidence / not proven etc etc will cause...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 10 Aug 20, 01:08 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,237
Posted By Halowa
Mobile Iím sick to death of hearing the word Ďprovení...

Iím sick to death of hearing the word Ďprovení. Itís meaningless.

If youíre a smoker and you get lung cancer, it is impossible to prove that smoking actually gave you the disease.

Have you...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 9 Aug 20, 10:53 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,237
Posted By Halowa
Mobile Proven?!?!?!

Proven?!?!?!
Forum: General Chat 8 Aug 20, 11:17 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,679
Posted By Halowa
Mobile When youíre drinking 2 bottles of spirts per day,...

When youíre drinking 2 bottles of spirts per day, then you should be worried.
Forum: General Chat 7 Aug 20, 12:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 581
Posted By Halowa
Mobile I have a 25 year old watch. I got it for my 21st...

I have a 25 year old watch. I got it for my 21st.

Had a major issue with the mechanism, got a few quotes and TH direct was one if the cheapest (@£280). When it come back I was blown away by the...
Forum: General Chat 7 Aug 20, 12:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By Halowa
I seen a couple of great acts there. Boney...

I seen a couple of great acts there.

Boney M
Black Lace

I experienced my first thrill ride there. It was one of those big wheels that start horizontal and as the speed builds up the carts...
Forum: Guest Services 1 Aug 20, 07:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 943
Posted By Halowa
The bonus is it will improve Wi-Fi for everyone...

The bonus is it will improve Wi-Fi for everyone across that side of the house. Very simple to set up, 1 electric plug for each disk and one cable out your router into a disk. impossible to get wrong...
Forum: Guest Services 1 Aug 20, 07:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 943
Posted By Halowa
Mobile BT whole home Wi-Fi is what you need. 2 disk pack...

BT whole home Wi-Fi is what you need. 2 disk pack will probably be enough.

You can go cheaper and a LOT more expensive, but BT is the best value for money.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 27 Jul 20, 10:23 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,621
Posted By Halowa
9-3? Yes thatís a school day. Youíre the parent...

9-3? Yes thatís a school day. Youíre the parent and with that comes responsibility (including financial).
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 27 Jul 20, 10:19 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,621
Posted By Halowa
Mobile If you are key workers, why have your children...

If you are key workers, why have your children not been at school?
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 27 Jul 20, 07:50 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,621
Posted By Halowa
Mobile Tigger, thatís great. Well done to your employer.

Tigger, thatís great. Well done to your employer.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 27 Jul 20, 07:48 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,621
Posted By Halowa
Teacher / school bashing is the new norm... ...

Teacher / school bashing is the new norm...

I simply roll me eyes at the new breed of keyboard warriors who are happy to criticise but not understand what happens / planning or the Gov advice.
...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 25 Jul 20, 07:35 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 23,918
Posted By Halowa
Mobile I think itís only a matter of time before...

I think itís only a matter of time before employers change terms and conditions with no holidaying abroad, as I canít see this changing in the future. May not be legal, but I bet there is pressure...
Forum: General Chat 25 Jul 20, 03:59 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,450
Posted By Halowa
Mobile The grease (and most other marks disappear quite...

The grease (and most other marks disappear quite quickly). Bird poo after eating berries is the worst... (and be careful with grass weed and feed granules)
Forum: General Chat 24 Jul 20, 09:50 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,450
Posted By Halowa
Mobile Yes. How do I show it?

Yes. How do I show it?
Forum: General Chat 24 Jul 20, 09:39 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,450
Posted By Halowa
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1w420maJhUDs-3ONZa...

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1w420maJhUDs-3ONZa8rj7s4YWDLJJBrh/view?usp=drivesdk

This is what we have. As mentioned it gets slippy when wet, and picks up grime. Our garden is east facing and...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 23 Jul 20, 02:18 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,968
Posted By Halowa
ďAs far as I can make outĒ sounds very...

ďAs far as I can make outĒ sounds very scientific...

A very Ďanti teacherí sentence you made in your closing sentence.

So kids spread EVERYTHING in schools, but covid is somehow special?
Forum: General Chat 23 Jul 20, 11:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By Halowa
Mobile Get a gas one, extend the orange pipe using a...

Get a gas one, extend the orange pipe using a connector and get yourself a flogas 19kg bottle, they sell them the same price as a 5kg patio gas and itís the same stuff, in a different bottle.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 22 Jul 20, 08:41 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,968
Posted By Halowa
Mobile Inevitably there will be teachers around the...

Inevitably there will be teachers around the world who have covid, but it cannot be proven that they got it off a student.

I also believe schools were super spreading areas, similar to cruise...
Forum: General Chat 20 Jul 20, 09:34 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,347
Posted By Halowa
Mobile As per my other comment, happy to discuss this...

As per my other comment, happy to discuss this with you somewhere else.

If people want to go to Florida and shoot on a range - Why not? Itís legal, fun and a can be a family activity. Because it...
Forum: General Chat 20 Jul 20, 09:31 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,347
Posted By Halowa
Mobile Well start a separate thread and Iíll be...

Well start a separate thread and Iíll be delighted to discuss it with you. However, this is the wrong place to air opinions.
Forum: General Chat 20 Jul 20, 08:47 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,347
Posted By Halowa
This is tragic, alcohol and guns do not mix. ...

This is tragic, alcohol and guns do not mix.

But as a shotgun and firearm owner (and near daily user) there is nothing wrong with safe use of guns, Iím yet to find a person who has shot and not...
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