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Forum: Advice 21-04-2015, 12:20
Replies: 17
Views: 799
Posted By tomvoxx
First thing that jumps out is that the number of...

First thing that jumps out is that the number of combinations will vary according to whether any of the teams play each other. Assuming the answer is no, I'd say that each round of games has 3...
Forum: Broadcasting 17-04-2015, 12:44
Replies: 19
Views: 1,476
Posted By tomvoxx
Hibs fans will be very bothered. Only one team...

Hibs fans will be very bothered. Only one team goes up automatically but for the other teams in the play-off positions their league placing determines the number of play-off games you play. Hibs and...
Forum: Sky 07-04-2015, 12:26
Replies: 32
Views: 2,903
Posted By tomvoxx
You may be legally correct but you are getting...

You may be legally correct but you are getting into a minefield. As there are 6 flats I presume that it is a leasehold property. What EXACTLY does the lease say regarding attachments to the fabric of...
Forum: General Discussion 01-04-2015, 12:25
Replies: 22
Views: 1,480
Posted By tomvoxx
Same with me yesterday at work (but seems to be...

Same with me yesterday at work (but seems to be fine today). When accessing a page a full screen ad takes up the screen. I'm on IE at work and as I work for the NHS changing browser isn't an option....
Forum: Soaps 28-03-2015, 20:58
Replies: 4,846
Views: 577,263
Posted By tomvoxx
That was possibly the weirdest episode of...

That was possibly the weirdest episode of Casualty ever. Sorry but I just thought it was awful. The whole Groundhog Day thing just made things ridiculously confusing.
Forum: General Discussion 09-03-2015, 12:24
Replies: 296
Views: 10,103
Posted By tomvoxx
As a 5ft 11ins man married to a 5 foot nothing...

As a 5ft 11ins man married to a 5 foot nothing woman this is not exactly an unusual scenario for me. What usually happens in practice is that all the short women in the aisle makes a beeline for us...
Forum: General Discussion 08-03-2015, 12:31
Replies: 192
Views: 4,561
Posted By tomvoxx
It used to be that each Trust had their own...

It used to be that each Trust had their own guidelines regarding this. I understand that a few years ago new guidelines were issued stating that using family members as translators was no longer...
Forum: Advice 19-02-2015, 08:10
Replies: 13
Views: 1,234
Posted By tomvoxx
In my experience everyone working in the NHS has...

In my experience everyone working in the NHS has a photo ID badge. Certainly everyone working in the Trust that I currently work for is issued with one. That is accepted as Photo ID (I've even flown...
Forum: Music 13-02-2015, 22:14
Replies: 69
Views: 3,053
Posted By tomvoxx
Three slices of prime Rockabilly courtesy of Sun...

Three slices of prime Rockabilly courtesy of Sun Records, Memphis, Tennessee

Roy Orbison - Ooby Dooby

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yg9a14a5OY4

Billy Lee Riley - Red...
Forum: Music 11-02-2015, 19:03
Replies: 69
Views: 3,053
Posted By tomvoxx
Great thread. Here are three tracks often...

Great thread. Here are three tracks often overlooked because of much larger hits from the band.

Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers - I'm Not A Juvenile...
Forum: Advice 03-02-2015, 17:52
Replies: 13
Views: 1,075
Posted By tomvoxx
YouTube are far more aggressive than Facebook...

YouTube are far more aggressive than Facebook regarding the uploading of copyright material. You now know the legal situation so I suggest you investigate copyright-free music. There is plenty of...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 03-02-2015, 08:34
Replies: 2,697
Views: 254,368
Posted By tomvoxx
When I saw Bob Welch I was thinking of the...

When I saw Bob Welch I was thinking of the ex-Fleetwood Mac guitarist and was looking for a musical link. I'm old enough to remember the Great Train Robbery too :(
Forum: TV Shows: UK 02-02-2015, 07:42
Replies: 2,697
Views: 254,368
Posted By tomvoxx
Thank the Lord there is a new episode tonight and...

Thank the Lord there is a new episode tonight and we can get back to sensible things like drooling over the lovely Victoria, failing to differentiate between the correct answers and the red herrings...
Forum: Mobile Phones 31-01-2015, 10:38
Replies: 7
Views: 972
Posted By tomvoxx
Edit: Double post (2 hours after original!!!!!!)

Edit: Double post (2 hours after original!!!!!!)
Forum: Mobile Phones 31-01-2015, 08:11
Replies: 7
Views: 972
Posted By tomvoxx
Firstly - did you know that there is a known...

Firstly - did you know that there is a known battery issue with iPhone 5. Apple are offering free battery replacement on affected models. Details are on the Apple website and can be checked by...
Forum: General Discussion 30-01-2015, 12:44
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By tomvoxx
Yes - and I was 300 miles from home. I couln't...

Yes - and I was 300 miles from home. I couln't travel for 2 weeks. Luckily I had a very understanding boss who understood why I was stranded at my parents in Scotland and wouldn't be back at work for...
Forum: Sky 25-01-2015, 10:47
Replies: 5
Views: 704
Posted By tomvoxx
The OP doesn't make that clear. You say obviously...

The OP doesn't make that clear. You say obviously but you've been around DS long enough to know that most posters never give the full story and it can be quite risky to second guess. I agree that if...
Forum: Sky 24-01-2015, 14:58
Replies: 5
Views: 704
Posted By tomvoxx
Looking at the Sky Ireland website I can't work...

Looking at the Sky Ireland website I can't work out what you have in the granny flat. 15 per month is less than the cheapest package available (29 for the Original TV bundle). This doesn't include...
Forum: Advice 14-01-2015, 19:50
Replies: 85
Views: 5,047
Posted By tomvoxx
Sorry but if you are the slightest bit defensive...

Sorry but if you are the slightest bit defensive then reality TV just isn't for you. There could be opportunities but it is going to be in the situation that you are a loser. It is not going to be a...
Forum: Advice 14-01-2015, 18:28
Replies: 20
Views: 1,294
Posted By tomvoxx
Blu tak first and if that fails then needle nose...

Blu tak first and if that fails then needle nose pliers (with the leccy switched off).
Forum: TV and Home Entertainment Technology 02-01-2015, 06:10
Replies: 21
Views: 2,726
Posted By tomvoxx
Wireless HD senders are not cheap. They cost over...

Wireless HD senders are not cheap. They cost over 200 and usually have about a 30 metre range. They normally include an IR receiver so you can use the remote functions. This is a fairly typical...
Forum: Tablets and e-Readers 02-01-2015, 05:53
Replies: 3
Views: 1,803
Posted By tomvoxx
Sometimes I really wonder............. Loads of...

Sometimes I really wonder.............

Loads of iPad Air (RRP 319 according to the site) that people have bid 260 on. I suspect they haven't realised that there is a buyers premium of 20% + VAT at...
Forum: General Discussion 31-12-2014, 11:55
Replies: 470
Views: 10,623
Posted By tomvoxx
Most hospitals will prescribe nicotine...

Most hospitals will prescribe nicotine replacement subject to there being no contraindications with the condition that they are being admitted for.
Forum: Sky 21-12-2014, 22:46
Replies: 122
Views: 17,471
Posted By tomvoxx
A Merry Christmas to all our readers (as they...

A Merry Christmas to all our readers (as they used to say in The Beano) :D
Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2014, 12:19
Replies: 78
Views: 1,647
Posted By tomvoxx
I had She Loves You with my first record player...

I had She Loves You with my first record player as a present for my 8th birthday. I still have it over 50 years later together with a couple of thousand more (although I am currently downsizing). In...
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