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Forum: UK Holiday Planning & Days Out Yesterday, 05:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 331
Posted By Beth_Disney
We had a great bottomless brunch at Hard Rock...

We had a great bottomless brunch at Hard Rock Cafe opposite Marble Arch. I'd bought a voucher from Groupon so it was also brilliant value. You would need to book though.
Forum: General Chat 18 Jan 22, 11:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 691
Posted By Beth_Disney
I hate selling online. I've given things away on...

I hate selling online. I've given things away on FB marketplace but I can't be bothered with haggling with buyers. My preference is to take small items to the local charity shops and donate larger...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 17 Jan 22, 02:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 594
Posted By Beth_Disney
I checked my CC a few days after I returned from...

I checked my CC a few days after I returned from Orlando a few weeks ago and didn't have any charges or pending payments. I guess any hold must have dropped off by then.

My Avis receipt when I...
Forum: Accommodation 17 Jan 22, 02:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 481
Posted By Beth_Disney
Premier Inn Bath Road for me too and it's usually...

Premier Inn Bath Road for me too and it's usually cheap if it's booked in advance. We paid £29 per room for last December and have it booked for £34 for April. I don't mind paying the £12 parking fee...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Jan 22, 11:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,010
Posted By Beth_Disney
We flew in economy on 26th Dec and 2nd Jan and...

We flew in economy on 26th Dec and 2nd Jan and earphones, pillow and blanket were provided. The earphones were in the envelope they use for the charity collection so they could easily have been...
Forum: Accommodation 13 Jan 22, 11:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,515
Posted By Beth_Disney
We stayed in a villa over New Year and there were...

We stayed in a villa over New Year and there were some instructions for what to do before leaving the villa in the visitors folder.

The request was to put out the rubbish, strip the beds, put on...
Forum: General Chat 13 Jan 22, 10:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,346
Posted By Beth_Disney
Yup, I do that, and I use Alexa to 'drop into'...

Yup, I do that, and I use Alexa to 'drop into' rather than shouting up/down the stairs.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 22, 10:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,219
Posted By Beth_Disney
We were at Hollywood Studios over Christmas and...

We were at Hollywood Studios over Christmas and the park was at capacity (very busy but probably still at reduced capacity). I used the WiFi all day with no problem. We used it for Genie+ bookings...
Forum: Shopping in Florida 12 Jan 22, 04:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,305
Posted By Beth_Disney
I bought beers from Target at Posner Park a few...

I bought beers from Target at Posner Park a few weeks ago and my driving licence was accepted as ID. It must be down to the individual staff member as well as the store. That doesn't make it easy for...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 11 Jan 22, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 472
Posted By Beth_Disney
I've seen both of those shows and you're in for a...

I've seen both of those shows and you're in for a treat! Terry Fator was so funny and as he was on America's Got Talent not too many people in UK have heard of him.

We bought our tickets in...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Jan 22, 03:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,400
Posted By Beth_Disney
We used Qured and whilst me and my husband were...

We used Qured and whilst me and my husband were fine, we had to help mum and dad. It wasn't particularly clear what the nurses were saying and various things needed to be held up to the camera so...
Forum: General Chat 8 Jan 22, 06:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,927
Posted By Beth_Disney
We flew on Boxing Day and stayed at Premier Inn...

We flew on Boxing Day and stayed at Premier Inn Bath Road on Christmas night. The flight was full and was when we flew on a similar date in 2019.

We have to travel during school holidays so we're...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 8 Jan 22, 06:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 940
Posted By Beth_Disney
I just go back in and ask for the change for pump...

I just go back in and ask for the change for pump x. I tend to overpay, especially when filling up to go back to the airport and haven't had a problem getting the difference back.
Forum: General Chat 7 Jan 22, 11:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,927
Posted By Beth_Disney
Absolutely agree. We went for a week over New...

Absolutely agree. We went for a week over New Year and had a fantastic time. The pandemic was still noticeable but the mindset and attitude towards it was very different to at home.

The weather...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 5 Jan 22, 06:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,354
Posted By Beth_Disney
We've just had emails from Track and Trace too...

We've just had emails from Track and Trace too. It must have been from the plane home as the emails have come to old email addresses that I put on the PLF for my mum and dad. We flew on BA204 Sun 2nd...
Forum: General Chat 4 Jan 22, 12:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 844
Posted By Beth_Disney
I've just had a Samsung S21 and my husband had...

I've just had a Samsung S21 and my husband had the Samsung M12. There was a big price difference and in hindsight I should have bought the M12 as well. We bought the M12 for his mum for Christmas so...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 3 Jan 22, 09:07 PM
Replies: 1,207
Views: 98,200
Posted By Beth_Disney
We got home this morning after a fantastic week...

We got home this morning after a fantastic week away. Me and DH would go again tomorrow, even with the stress of testing and the additional ‘paperwork’ for Verifly. I wouldn’t go with mom and dad...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 2 Jan 22, 12:12 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,628
Posted By Beth_Disney
I have a medical qualification, but yes, you...

I have a medical qualification, but yes, you don't have to be medically qualified to administer adrenaline in an emergency. For example, Epipens are very easy to administer and lots of people are...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 1 Jan 22, 09:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,628
Posted By Beth_Disney
If you’re worried about suffering with an...

If you’re worried about suffering with an allergic reaction to the vaccination then I hope this puts your mind at ease. I had general vaccination training last year and a large part of the training...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 1 Jan 22, 09:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 521
Posted By Beth_Disney
There’s information on the NHS booking website...

There’s information on the NHS booking website about boosters after a 3rd dose https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/book-coronavirus-vaccination/ (in the booster...
Forum: General Chat 1 Jan 22, 06:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,210
Posted By Beth_Disney
I lost 3 stone last year using Weight Watchers as...

I lost 3 stone last year using Weight Watchers as the main app but that encouraged a whole lifestyle change. I changed what I was eating, increased exercise, I've drunk at least 2L of water a day,...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 25 Dec 21, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1,207
Views: 98,200
Posted By Beth_Disney
Thanks Claire. Merry Christmas :thumbs-up

Thanks Claire. Merry Christmas :thumbs-up
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 25 Dec 21, 04:33 PM
Replies: 1,207
Views: 98,200
Posted By Beth_Disney
We've tested negative, Verifly is sorted and...

We've tested negative, Verifly is sorted and we're checked in. Phew.

After a stressful few weeks I'm very pleased to have boarding cards in hand and we'll be on the way to Premier Inn Bath Road...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 25 Dec 21, 08:32 AM
Replies: 1,207
Views: 98,200
Posted By Beth_Disney
Well, it's finally our pre-travel day which means...

Well, it's finally our pre-travel day which means LFT's later today. They're booked for 1pm and I've just done one to calm my nerves, I hope I'm still negative in 6-hours time!

Happy Christmas...
Forum: Christmas 24 Dec 21, 02:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,195
Posted By Beth_Disney
We used the money we were given as wedding gifts...

We used the money we were given as wedding gifts towards a really nice silver cutlery canteen. That comes out at Christmas and other special occasions. We don't have any heirloom china so we were...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 23 Dec 21, 11:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,169
Posted By Beth_Disney
Could they have had the Omicron variant in the...

Could they have had the Omicron variant in the early days? Initially, any close contact, regardless of vaccination status had to isolate but that changed a couple of weeks ago.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 23 Dec 21, 11:33 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,267
Posted By Beth_Disney
I'm immunosuppressed and had a third dose which...

I'm immunosuppressed and had a third dose which gave me the same level of protection as most double jabbed adults. I'll be having a booster in a few months.

To add perspective, I inject medication...
Forum: Christmas 23 Dec 21, 11:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,474
Posted By Beth_Disney
Pleased to be of service! Ours is like a wine...

Pleased to be of service! Ours is like a wine celler at this time of year... beer, wine, spirits, mixers, soft/kids drinks. All at a temperature ready to drink.
Forum: Christmas 23 Dec 21, 10:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,474
Posted By Beth_Disney
I use the conservatory as a walk in fridge for...

I use the conservatory as a walk in fridge for food and drink that’s better chilled but won’t fit in the kitchen fridge. It’s cold enough this time of year to keep wine, beer and party food chilled...
Forum: Food, Wine, Cooking & Eating 22 Dec 21, 05:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,750
Posted By Beth_Disney
My favourite dessert is cheese and biscuits and...

My favourite dessert is cheese and biscuits and I'd never have room to fit any more food in after Christmas dinner. Emily Atack had cheese and biscuits as her starter when she was on I'm A Celeb and...
Forum: General Chat 22 Dec 21, 11:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 231
Posted By Beth_Disney
I have transferred using a HSBC debit card a few...

I have transferred using a HSBC debit card a few times in the last month and 3 of the transfers have been pretty much instant. One took about 14 hours. It wasn't for a large amount (£500). I presumed...
Forum: General Chat 21 Dec 21, 02:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,280
Posted By Beth_Disney
My sister is a nurse and she's on a long day on...

My sister is a nurse and she's on a long day on Christmas Day, 7am - 7pm I think. They're seeing my mum and dad on Christmas Eve and are pretty much doing Christmas Day on Christmas Eve, including...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Dec 21, 08:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 949
Posted By Beth_Disney
We’re 4 fully vaccinated adults, I’m not sure...

We’re 4 fully vaccinated adults, I’m not sure about kids tests, sorry.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Dec 21, 01:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 949
Posted By Beth_Disney
Really pleased to read that, thanks :thumbs-up

Really pleased to read that, thanks :thumbs-up
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 Dec 21, 01:37 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 29,344
Posted By Beth_Disney
All this talk of wine and cheese is making me...

All this talk of wine and cheese is making me crave cheese and biscuits with a selection of pickles and chutneys :tongue: I wonder which one of them has shares in Cathedral City :d::d:
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Dec 21, 01:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 949
Posted By Beth_Disney
Where are you flying into? We're flying into...

Where are you flying into? We're flying into Heathrow and have booked the Eurofins drive through near the airport. It was cheaper than others and advertised a pretty quick turnaround time. We haven't...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 Dec 21, 01:31 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 29,344
Posted By Beth_Disney
I've just seen on BBC news that a news conference...

I've just seen on BBC news that a news conference hasn't been confirmed yet. There's a Cabinet meeting at 2pm (virtual).
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Dec 21, 01:09 PM
Replies: 1,207
Views: 98,200
Posted By Beth_Disney
I've been waiting for this post all morning! I'm...

I've been waiting for this post all morning! I'm so pleased for you. Not long till you'll be on your way :)
Forum: Christmas 18 Dec 21, 05:11 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 11,839
Posted By Beth_Disney
I put the candy canes in a sandwich bag and use a...

I put the candy canes in a sandwich bag and use a hammer rather than a rolling pin. I'd tried a rolling pin but it was too noisy!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Dec 21, 10:59 AM
Replies: 1,207
Views: 98,200
Posted By Beth_Disney
I'd seen there had been some leaked papers...

I'd seen there had been some leaked papers suggesting a 'circuit breaker' after Christmas with various hospitality venues closed and limits to the number of people meeting up.
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