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Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 May 22, 01:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,592
Posted By trampslikeus
It worked out as described. Rebooked and paid...

It worked out as described.
Rebooked and paid £250 deposit, cancelled original booking , requested a voucher , voucher received today and have applied towards balance on my new booking.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 May 22, 12:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,592
Posted By trampslikeus
BA Holidays - Price Change

Was a bit annoyed to discover to discover that my BA Holiday was now costing £330 less than when I booked.
Thought my best option might be to abort original booking and forfeit deposit paid of £250...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 May 22, 02:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,553
Posted By trampslikeus
Demand has been exaggerated by all the...

Demand has been exaggerated by all the cancellation vouchers etc, being applied now and withdrawal of some suppliers and route consolidation.
However, I wonder if this is to be the new expected...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 19 Apr 22, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2,267
Views: 279,093
Posted By trampslikeus
I actually do agree. I have followed the rules as...

I actually do agree. I have followed the rules as required, although questioned the logic of a lot of them.
However, I believe each country has a right to enforce whatever entry requirement they...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 19 Apr 22, 03:36 PM
Replies: 2,267
Views: 279,093
Posted By trampslikeus
While filters may give some protection from...

While filters may give some protection from circulated air particles, you are likely to be exposed to particles from people in your vicinity.
People think they are being clever by falsifying...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 13 Apr 22, 10:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 463
Posted By trampslikeus
No, tests are for international passengers only

No, tests are for international passengers only
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 13 Apr 22, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2,267
Views: 279,093
Posted By trampslikeus
Variant type is detected by PCR. Only LFT...

Variant type is detected by PCR. Only LFT required for vaccinated travellers, so pre departure test is to limit infected passengers
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 13 Apr 22, 06:17 PM
Replies: 2,267
Views: 279,093
Posted By trampslikeus
I guess the “logic” relates to preventing an...

I guess the “logic” relates to preventing an infected person boarding a plane and potentially infecting a lot more people than someone entering the country via a car or bus
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Apr 22, 11:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,446
Posted By trampslikeus
DW experience with Breathe Assured - booked 2 x...

DW experience with Breathe Assured - booked 2 x supervised LFT via BA discount link https://www.britishairways.com/en-gb/information/incident/coronavirus/covid19-tests
at £24 pp on Thursday 31st...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Apr 22, 11:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,446
Posted By trampslikeus
It was price listed on BA website, but available...

It was price listed on BA website, but available to anyone.
Link - https://www.britishairways.com/en-gb/information/incident/coronavirus/covid19-tests
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Apr 22, 10:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,446
Posted By trampslikeus
DW and DD used Breathe Assured at £24 pp. No...

DW and DD used Breathe Assured at £24 pp.
No issues, tested on Saturday and flew on Sunday
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Apr 22, 10:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
Posted By trampslikeus
My DW and DD used Breathe Assured on Saturday for...

My DW and DD used Breathe Assured on Saturday for flight on Sunday @£24 pp.
Negative test results and overall positive experience.
Test supervisor was based in Durban, South Africa.
Certificate...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 11 Apr 22, 12:10 PM
Replies: 2,267
Views: 279,093
Posted By trampslikeus
My DW and DD had a supervised LFT on Saturday...

My DW and DD had a supervised LFT on Saturday prior to flight to Vegas yesterday. She said it was very thorough and supervisor stayed online throughout.
Thankfully both negative and off to enjoy...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 10 Apr 22, 09:57 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 10,988
Posted By trampslikeus
Our household has been clear. I have been working...

Our household has been clear. I have been working from home, but rest of family in front line healthcare, retail and teaching. DD 21 and 23 out partying at weekends when allowed.
Brother 1 - all...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 30 Mar 22, 09:07 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,250
Posted By trampslikeus
That is just a show when the TV cameras are there...

That is just a show when the TV cameras are there so they look virtuous.
As soon as they hit the pub masks are left at home (as shown in twitter pics from Pete Wishart’s birthday bash).
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 29 Mar 22, 02:48 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,250
Posted By trampslikeus
Wonder if she wore a mask?

Wonder if she wore a mask?
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 29 Mar 22, 01:36 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,250
Posted By trampslikeus
Announcement now scheduled for tomorrow as NS in...

Announcement now scheduled for tomorrow as NS in London for Prince Philip memorial service.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 29 Mar 22, 11:11 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,250
Posted By trampslikeus
Update due today with decision due on ending mask...

Update due today with decision due on ending mask mandate from Monday 4th April (although it has already been announced that secondary school pupils will still have to wear masks in corridors and...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 16 Mar 22, 11:24 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,250
Posted By trampslikeus
The thing is the SNP group are desperate to wear...

The thing is the SNP group are desperate to wear their masks in The House of Commons as a token show in front of the TV cameras. At Pete Wishart’s birthday bash last week not a mask between them.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 15 Mar 22, 05:42 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,250
Posted By trampslikeus
Nobody is (or ever have)enforcing mask wearing in...

Nobody is (or ever have)enforcing mask wearing in shops
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 15 Mar 22, 03:56 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,250
Posted By trampslikeus
While other countries can announce the ditching...

While other countries can announce the ditching of mask mandates at a day’s notice, why does it require SG to review in a fortnight and then relax a further week later?
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 22 Feb 22, 03:41 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,442
Posted By trampslikeus
Legal requirement for face masks to stay until...

Legal requirement for face masks to stay until 21st March
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 11 Feb 22, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 596
Posted By trampslikeus
Face Masks Responsible For Shoplifting Increase

Up 20% in my local area with the anonymity provided by face masks to blame according to police.
...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 9 Feb 22, 03:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 395
Posted By trampslikeus
Nothing more to do. The test code will match the...

Nothing more to do. The test code will match the PLF, and results will show in your Covid Pass App in time
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 4 Feb 22, 01:06 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,943
Posted By trampslikeus
It just goes to prove how incompetent SG is. ...

It just goes to prove how incompetent SG is.
During the Covid briefing on Tuesday , FM proposed this as a potential solution to improve ventilation rates in classrooms.
Today, during FMQ she...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 11 Jan 22, 04:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,056
Posted By trampslikeus
Yes, it (Scotland)does show booster, but you have...

Yes, it (Scotland)does show booster, but you have to refresh app by pulling down on page then releasing.
Once refreshed booster details should show
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 28 Dec 21, 04:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,377
Posted By trampslikeus
https://apple.news/A8l1bWsa1SxGTPLqACIg40g ...

https://apple.news/A8l1bWsa1SxGTPLqACIg40g

According to article a faint line which appears after interpretation time (15 min), is likely to be because of a contaminate and if asymptomatic you...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 13 Dec 21, 05:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,148
Posted By trampslikeus
A further enhancement seems to be the inclusion...

A further enhancement seems to be the inclusion of travel test certification. My day 2 PCR from October is now showing
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 13 Dec 21, 02:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,724
Posted By trampslikeus
Only ever done LFT (and always been negative) but...

Only ever done LFT (and always been negative) but I would expect positive test to be same line density against T as C on your picture.
PCR will be determining result though
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 10 Dec 21, 11:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,148
Posted By trampslikeus
Mine is showing today too. Just needed to pull...

Mine is showing today too.
Just needed to pull down on vaccines to refresh and booster then appeared (I-phone)
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 7 Dec 21, 11:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,148
Posted By trampslikeus
When SG went their own way and scoped the works...

When SG went their own way and scoped the works for an App they did not think about boosters, so current iteration won’t support them.
It will need to get developed to add further vaccinations,...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 3 Dec 21, 04:56 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,255
Posted By trampslikeus
Had Pfizer booster and flu jab yesterday. ...

Had Pfizer booster and flu jab yesterday.
Slight pain in booster arm overnight, which has cleared, otherwise all good.
First two were AZ with same arm pain in bed after dose 1.

It was the...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 3 Dec 21, 10:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,341
Posted By trampslikeus
It all depends on country you are visiting and...

It all depends on country you are visiting and vaccination status.
For UK returns you require a PCR no later than 48 hours after arrival and must isolate until you get a negative result
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 1 Dec 21, 04:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,105
Posted By trampslikeus
I used Nationwide pathology day 2 PCR when...

I used Nationwide pathology day 2 PCR when returning from Tenerife in October and they were £40. Code arrived instantly for PLF and tests delivered to house in 48 hours
Posted test on the Thursday...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 15 Nov 21, 10:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,352
Posted By trampslikeus
My mother (79) was advised at her booster...

My mother (79) was advised at her booster appointment she would receive a further booster in 6 months, due to medical conditions (rheumatoid arthritis and type 2 diabetes)
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 29 Oct 21, 11:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,337
Posted By trampslikeus
I came back from Tenerife on Tuesday. Jet 2 were...

I came back from Tenerife on Tuesday. Jet 2 were also pretty strict on mask wearing on flight. Spain’s mask wearing policy pretty much same as Scotland so no real difference for us. Great time had...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 27 Oct 21, 11:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By trampslikeus
At last common sense, but no idea why the date...

At last common sense, but no idea why the date couldn’t have aligned with England.
Arrived back from Tenerife last night and this delay has cost me around £40.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 21 Oct 21, 09:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,702
Posted By trampslikeus
I booked the Nationwide Pathogen test last night...

I booked the Nationwide Pathogen test last night and PLF code was in the confirmation email
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 Oct 21, 07:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,702
Posted By trampslikeus
My understanding is that code is emailed at time...

My understanding is that code is emailed at time of purchase. This code is then entered into PLF which opens 48 hours in advance of return flight to UK
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 Oct 21, 04:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,702
Posted By trampslikeus
I return on 26th October, and fully expected that...

I return on 26th October, and fully expected that SG would have announced 24th October as date to change to LFT as per alignment. As no announcement yet I am having to reassess options and thanks to...
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