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Forum: General Discussion Today, 08:24
Replies: 15
Views: 340
Posted By grumpyscot
They're still about - mostly car delivery guys...

They're still about - mostly car delivery guys who, if they can hitch a lift, can still claim return expenses! (They obviously learn from government officials and government ministers!)
Forum: Advice Today, 08:20
Replies: 5
Views: 622
Posted By grumpyscot
Speak to your local council Transportation or...

Speak to your local council Transportation or Roads department. They are the ones who issue the rights to close streets or relax restrictions such as one-way. Could be the contractors are closing...
Forum: Advice Today, 08:11
Replies: 6
Views: 403
Posted By grumpyscot
Your card could still be a fake. Fake cards are...

Your card could still be a fake. Fake cards are known to present all sorts of problems - including read/write failures
Forum: Advice Today, 08:08
Replies: 13
Views: 350
Posted By grumpyscot
Of course, who in their right mind would put a...

Of course, who in their right mind would put a car in for an MOT without checking the basics - tyres and lights!

I know my local garage does a visual check before the formal MOT and will advise that...
Forum: Advice 29-03-2015, 07:24
Replies: 16
Views: 1,091
Posted By grumpyscot
I uses Firefox with Adbloc+ and never, ever have...

I uses Firefox with Adbloc+ and never, ever have ads appearing when on DS
Forum: TV Shows: UK 09-02-2015, 07:48
Replies: 7,160
Views: 697,316
Posted By grumpyscot
Sorry, but I thought the prog was absolutely...

Sorry, but I thought the prog was absolutely awful. Gone are the serious days of motoring, now it's more liking to a Brian Rix farce. Totally predictable, not especially funny, and certainly not...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 03-02-2014, 13:23
Replies: 7,160
Views: 697,316
Posted By grumpyscot
They should rename it comedy capers - it's hardly...

They should rename it comedy capers - it's hardly about serious motoring any more, just a means of getting three clowns some TV time.

Don't think I'll be watching any more if it continues as badly...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 31-12-2010, 13:41
Replies: 29
Views: 2,593
Posted By grumpyscot
Daybreak is just simply awful - Chiles and...

Daybreak is just simply awful - Chiles and sidekick totally useless. I occasionally switch back (having migrated to BBC) only to be continually disappointed that things have got worse and not...
Forum: Advice 31-12-2010, 13:34
Replies: 47
Views: 54,677
Posted By grumpyscot
petertard - the number you will need (or someone...

petertard - the number you will need (or someone else if you electrocute yourself) - 999 Ask for Fire & Rescue or Ambulance as appropriate.
Forum: General Discussion 31-12-2010, 11:47
Replies: 1
Views: 354
Posted By grumpyscot
And your point is?

And your point is?
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 30-12-2010, 20:55
Replies: 12
Views: 1,223
Posted By grumpyscot
I still use XP and have no intentions of...

I still use XP and have no intentions of changing, as I'd have to buy a new P/C. Hardly worth it when all I use it for is e-mail and the occasional internet work
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 20:53
Replies: 84
Views: 3,466
Posted By grumpyscot
Bit sensitive are we? I wasn't censuring the...

Bit sensitive are we?

I wasn't censuring the English, only asking what their contribution was, as it doesn't get reported in our national news (i.e. Sottish News)
Forum: Broadcasting 30-12-2010, 15:15
Replies: 15
Views: 1,831
Posted By grumpyscot
So long as your not a politicians husband, you'll...

So long as your not a politicians husband, you'll be OK - only the News of the World will pick it up.
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 15:11
Replies: 84
Views: 3,466
Posted By grumpyscot
At least Scotland has sent them some bottled...

At least Scotland has sent them some bottled water - 130,000 litres of the stuff and more to follow in water bowsers Come on, England - what's your contribution then?
Forum: Advice 30-12-2010, 11:42
Replies: 16
Views: 969
Posted By grumpyscot
If you have an HD TV, why not buy a Home Cinema...

If you have an HD TV, why not buy a Home Cinema system instead? Mine does the TV, Blue Ray Player, and has a docking station for my Ipod as well as having a built in DVD player and radio!
Forum: General Discussion 29-12-2010, 16:36
Replies: 22
Views: 1,063
Posted By grumpyscot
The good thing about fog is that the BMW / Merc /...

The good thing about fog is that the BMW / Merc / Audi drivers go so fast, you don't have time to see their rear lights (obviously rear fogs are not on!). These cars must be supplied with infra-red...
Forum: General Discussion 28-12-2010, 17:51
Replies: 26
Views: 1,506
Posted By grumpyscot
Cheryl Cole for her service to hair treatment,...

Cheryl Cole for her service to hair treatment, lip syncing, and bad judgement.
Forum: General Discussion 28-12-2010, 17:50
Replies: 19
Views: 1,306
Posted By grumpyscot
If you mean THE Halifax - open for business,...

If you mean THE Halifax - open for business, closed for customer service.
Forum: General Discussion 28-12-2010, 17:48
Replies: 7
Views: 530
Posted By grumpyscot
I've got enough memories of Jim Royle being taken...

I've got enough memories of Jim Royle being taken to the loo on the Xmas special!
Forum: General Discussion 28-12-2010, 17:48
Replies: 28
Views: 2,060
Posted By grumpyscot
I have (and use regularly) a 1934 radio - all is...

I have (and use regularly) a 1934 radio - all is original except for the new 13 amp plug on the end!

Sound is better than many hifi systems I've listened to.

Had it valued at 1k.
Forum: Advice 28-12-2010, 17:44
Replies: 9
Views: 5,594
Posted By grumpyscot
Febreeze worked great on our carpet when...

Febreeze worked great on our carpet when grand-daughter decorated it!
Forum: Advice 28-12-2010, 17:42
Replies: 21
Views: 1,043
Posted By grumpyscot
I assume you've cleaned the battery...

I assume you've cleaned the battery terminals............... - i.e. remove the terminals, clean the posts and the inner part of the bits you take off, lubricate with a little vaseline, then...
Forum: Advice 27-12-2010, 12:44
Replies: 20
Views: 1,869
Posted By grumpyscot
Drive slowly, carefully, smoothly and don't...

Drive slowly, carefully, smoothly and don't forget - brakes should not be used in winter time - especially not the handbrake! If you start sliding down a hill, select 2nd gear and ACCELERATE gently...
Forum: Advice 27-12-2010, 09:15
Replies: 28
Views: 1,692
Posted By grumpyscot
Rubbish! Tell your bank you are cancelling the...

Rubbish! Tell your bank you are cancelling the authority of the direct debit. That's all that's needed by law.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 26-12-2010, 14:42
Replies: 8
Views: 881
Posted By grumpyscot
We already get product placement in shows like...

We already get product placement in shows like Strictly Come Dancing. X Factor, Britains Got Talent, and I'm a celebrity etc - it's called "sh*t removal"
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