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Forum: General Chat 12 Jan 21, 07:55 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 25,383
Posted By Dougie
One of the nicest was Kate Winslett. They tried...

One of the nicest was Kate Winslett. They tried to rush her through Security at Birmingham airport but she said she was happy to wait in line as there were people before her. She then reminded her...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 12 Jan 21, 06:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 857
Posted By Dougie
I have only been there a couple of times , both...

I have only been there a couple of times , both for ice hockey matches so not exactly sober trips 😂. Was there a club next door to the rink called Bananas ?.

My cousin owns an airbnb cottage there...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 10 Jan 21, 08:50 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 11,894
Posted By Dougie
Another reason for traffic could also be...

Another reason for traffic could also be businesses being busy. In March/April/May last year, my company had over 80 on Furlough. This time around, so far we have 5. Anyone who can work from home is...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 10 Jan 21, 06:29 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,103
Posted By Dougie
I did the calculations for my mom and dad (both...

I did the calculations for my mom and dad (both 77 and fairly healthy - mom has diabetes) and it came up with 1st week in March.

They both had the vaccine this morning !
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 15 Dec 20, 04:42 PM
Replies: 452
Views: 37,657
Posted By Dougie
Mobile Could have would have should have ! I...

Could have would have should have !

I live on my own and to be honest , some people on this thread are so sanctimonious and pretentious and after reading the last few pages has actually made...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 15 Dec 20, 01:54 PM
Replies: 452
Views: 37,657
Posted By Dougie
Mobile The Nightingale in Birmingham has had a lot of...

The Nightingale in Birmingham has had a lot of equipment removed and put in to storage as it has not now and will not be used.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 14 Dec 20, 07:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,055
Posted By Dougie
Mobile OP, sadly your friends company are within their...

OP, sadly your friends company are within their rights .

We have had a couple of cases where staff have actually been in a country when it was taken off the safe list. We worked it out with them...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 14 Dec 20, 12:43 AM
Replies: 452
Views: 37,657
Posted By Dougie
Thats not what i am saying at all , you have a...

Thats not what i am saying at all , you have a fixation on that judging by your last few posts. Will not indulge in it any further.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 14 Dec 20, 12:18 AM
Replies: 452
Views: 37,657
Posted By Dougie
I will be mixing with my mom ,dad, brother, SIL...

I will be mixing with my mom ,dad, brother, SIL and niece. We have all worked full time and paid taxes which pay for the NHS ... we have paid for our care 😊.

That argument carries no weight at...
Forum: General Chat 13 Dec 20, 08:34 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,046
Posted By Dougie
We lived at the top of a hill and when it snowed...

We lived at the top of a hill and when it snowed all the kids used to 'borrow' tea trays from our parents and slide down the middle of the road. Many a time we would be pulling each other out from...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 13 Dec 20, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 960
Posted By Dougie
Mobile No, i wouldnt class it as close contact.

No, i wouldnt class it as close contact.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 13 Dec 20, 05:50 PM
Replies: 452
Views: 37,657
Posted By Dougie
What i do find amusing is people saying ( not...

What i do find amusing is people saying ( not necessarily on here) that they wont have bubbles over Christmas to protect elderly parents/grandparents but use those same people for child...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 13 Dec 20, 01:43 AM
Replies: 452
Views: 37,657
Posted By Dougie
I am mixing with my family ( three households)...

I am mixing with my family ( three households) for about four hours on Christmas day. Will see my brother and SIL (in same bubble )on Boxing day for a couple of hours and that will be it. Luckily i...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 12 Dec 20, 09:56 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 23,140
Posted By Dougie
I am sure i heard on the news that one hospital...

I am sure i heard on the news that one hospital is doing 200 a day.

They are also starting the vaccine in a hospital in Birmingham today.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 6 Dec 20, 02:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,462
Posted By Dougie
Good chance one of the children bought it home .

Good chance one of the children bought it home .
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 6 Dec 20, 12:21 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,044
Posted By Dougie
The only thing decent to come out of Covid was...

The only thing decent to come out of Covid was that the German market in Birmingham was cancelled !
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 6 Dec 20, 09:19 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,044
Posted By Dougie
I just find it all weird. We have a biggish...

I just find it all weird. We have a biggish retail park where there is a big Primark. All over facebook on wed/thu there were pictures of massive queues to get in...even at 7am and 11pm at night...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 4 Dec 20, 08:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By Dougie
I think it depends on your son last saw DDs...

I think it depends on your son last saw DDs boyfriend. My mom had a test on a Wednesday ( no symptoms , army were doing door to door tests). When T&T phoned they only wanted names of who she had been...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 30 Nov 20, 08:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,962
Posted By Dougie
I am glad you are going. It's 100% the right...

I am glad you are going. It's 100% the right thing for you and your sister.

Its good that it's in the rules but even if it wasn't you still should go.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 29 Nov 20, 10:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,702
Posted By Dougie
I have been very lucky as i have worked full time...

I have been very lucky as i have worked full time throughout both lockdowns but if i had been Furloughed i definatley would have looked for a job to do as there is no way i could have stayed at home...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 29 Nov 20, 10:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,436
Posted By Dougie
Does it depend on when you booked it ? I dont...

Does it depend on when you booked it ? I dont know if it changes anything , just thinking of things as to why the hotel wont refund you.
Forum: General Chat 28 Nov 20, 10:16 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,018
Posted By Dougie
Last week as i was doing my shopping i grabbed...

Last week as i was doing my shopping i grabbed canned veg, sandwich paste, a mixture of jelly babies/mints etc... also tinned puddings, beans,spaghetti etc and put into a trolley by a special...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 26 Nov 20, 12:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,807
Posted By Dougie
My mom had it in Sept/Oct and she said that most...

My mom had it in Sept/Oct and she said that most days she is fine but still has the odd day where by 12ish she is exhausted and feels wiped out, she is 77.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 26 Nov 20, 12:09 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 14,320
Posted By Dougie
As i have said before... if where i live goes...

As i have said before... if where i live goes into tier 2 or 3... its a lockdown until April anyway so there will be no difference 🙁

( i will be sticking to the rules though - have done since...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 25 Nov 20, 12:12 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 14,320
Posted By Dougie
Mobile Times like this i am glad i am single 😊. There is...

Times like this i am glad i am single 😊. There is seven of us... thats it . No in laws to worry about, just my parents and brothers family. Mom has already had covid so ( apparently) ok for six...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 24 Nov 20, 06:15 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 10,447
Posted By Dougie
Is there certain criteria for each Tier ? I...

Is there certain criteria for each Tier ?
I honestly believe most places will be in 2 or 3, purely because Boris wants us in lockdown but has tried to 'fluff' it up to sound good.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 24 Nov 20, 12:41 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 10,447
Posted By Dougie
You are right of course but how does that one...

You are right of course but how does that one friend differ from my best mate who is my bubble who , like me works full time in the place of work and we both do shopping for our parents so are in...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 24 Nov 20, 12:18 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 10,447
Posted By Dougie
Mobile In Tier 2 you can't meet anyone indoors at all...

In Tier 2 you can't meet anyone indoors at all whether it be a home or restaurant etc... unless it is someone from your household or support bubble.

We (Solihull) were Tier 2 before the current...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 21 Nov 20, 03:21 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,985
Posted By Dougie
Mobile "I have a season ticket to the Sheffield...

"I have a season ticket to the Sheffield Steelers" ...Someone has to 😂😂
Only joking, have been to many games at Sheffield. I am a Devils fan but also watch NIHL and old EPL . My parents live 5 mins...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 21 Nov 20, 10:02 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,985
Posted By Dougie
Mobile Top of my list is definatley missing going to...

Top of my list is definatley missing going to watch live sport. I love my ice hockey and really miss getting all dressed up in my boots two layer clothing and Nashville Preds bobble hat 😂. Getting...
Forum: General Chat 20 Nov 20, 08:18 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 8,346
Posted By Dougie
Mobile I was born in Acocks Green , lived in Sheldon for...

I was born in Acocks Green , lived in Sheldon for 28yrs, then lived in Yardley for 20yrs and now live in Solihull so i am still kinda Brummie 😊😂😊😂
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 19 Nov 20, 08:43 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 22,828
Posted By Dougie
I do understand what you mean but i know my...

I do understand what you mean but i know my parents ( both 77 - mom has had Covid) have both said that they dont know what the future holds or how long they have left, not in a morbid way, so want to...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 19 Nov 20, 07:12 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 22,828
Posted By Dougie
Mobile I havent read every post but a lot i have that...

I havent read every post but a lot i have that agree that its not right to meet others at Christmas contain ..."It will just be the two of us" or " Its gonna be just me DH/DW/OH and the kids " , ...
Forum: General Chat 10 Nov 20, 11:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,486
Posted By Dougie
I was about 8 or 9 and was on holiday with my...

I was about 8 or 9 and was on holiday with my aunt, uncle and cousin.We sat at a table outside a pub and my uncle went in to order food. He came out and put a raffle ticket on the table. About 20...
Forum: General Chat 10 Nov 20, 10:43 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,424
Posted By Dougie
Mobile U2 and Bruce Springsteen.

U2 and Bruce Springsteen.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 3 Nov 20, 06:12 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 7,662
Posted By Dougie
Mobile Went to Tesco by me yesterday. All normal.

Went to Tesco by me yesterday. All normal.
Forum: General Chat 1 Nov 20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 3,073
Posted By Dougie
Mobile Tomato and salad cream sandwich..nom nom.

Tomato and salad cream sandwich..nom nom.
Forum: General Chat 1 Nov 20, 11:27 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,081
Posted By Dougie
Mobile The DIY SOS gang... not too bad. Could pick up...

The DIY SOS gang... not too bad. Could pick up some tips 😊
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 1 Nov 20, 08:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,796
Posted By Dougie
Mobile From reading the various information available i...

From reading the various information available i think your husband will fine travelling to and from Scotland as it comes under the 'work' umbrella.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 31 Oct 20, 09:01 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 9,245
Posted By Dougie
Unfortunately, no matter whether we believe in...

Unfortunately, no matter whether we believe in what BJ said or whether we believe in the figures or whether we believe Covid is real or not... we have to do what is being asked because he will do...
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