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Forum: General Discussion Today, 08:05
Replies: 88
Views: 1,903
Posted By tghe-retford
That is exactly what Nottinghamshire County...

That is exactly what Nottinghamshire County Council have done with subsidy reduction or axing. Its caused many a bus service to rural areas to be axed with no replacement leaving people stranded,...
Forum: Politics Yesterday, 09:19
Replies: 50
Views: 1,502
Posted By tghe-retford
For those who don't wish to fund Rupert...

For those who don't wish to fund Rupert Murdoch:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-politics-28859522

So what this survey tells us is that people want retribution and revenge for a mutually agreed...
Forum: General Discussion 19-08-2014, 21:33
Replies: 88
Views: 1,903
Posted By tghe-retford
Herein lies the problem, people complain about...

Herein lies the problem, people complain about low paid workers living near where the jobs are whilst claiming housing benefit, so we engage in policies where people move away to cheaper housing with...
Forum: General Discussion 19-08-2014, 21:04
Replies: 88
Views: 1,903
Posted By tghe-retford
Again, to give one example of a forthcoming...

Again, to give one example of a forthcoming franchise renewal for Northern Rail's current franchise, the Government has made a requirement already for subsidy reduction and further reductions come...
Forum: General Discussion 19-08-2014, 20:38
Replies: 88
Views: 1,903
Posted By tghe-retford
Make train fares more expensive and you'll price...

Make train fares more expensive and you'll price workers off the railways and potentially out of work.

Those hankering for a more expensive railway for whatever vested interest they have will take...
Forum: General Discussion 19-08-2014, 18:06
Replies: 88
Views: 1,903
Posted By tghe-retford
The Government generally perceives that drivers...

The Government generally perceives that drivers and pensioners with free bus passes will be the ones they need to curry favour with for votes.

That's why we see fuel duty freezes and the majority of...
Forum: General Discussion 19-08-2014, 16:28
Replies: 88
Views: 1,903
Posted By tghe-retford
One of the rail operators near me has drastically...

One of the rail operators near me has drastically and quickly cut off-peak fares and in the franchise proposal from 2016, have been told by the Government that the successful winner must cut jobs,...
Forum: General Discussion 18-08-2014, 16:22
Replies: 428
Views: 11,498
Posted By tghe-retford
The great thing about Wikipedia is how sources...

The great thing about Wikipedia is how sources can be attributed from peer reviewed, scrutinised sources based on science in an electronic peer reviewed, scrutinised encyclopaedia.

The problem with...
Forum: General Discussion 18-08-2014, 09:18
Replies: 99
Views: 2,490
Posted By tghe-retford
A late riser in an early risers world.

A late riser in an early risers world.
Forum: Politics 18-08-2014, 08:57
Replies: 175
Views: 5,122
Posted By tghe-retford
But the media and the Government (privately) will...

But the media and the Government (privately) will want to paint them as such.

The same thing is happening right now in Ferguson.
Forum: General Discussion 17-08-2014, 21:26
Replies: 428
Views: 11,498
Posted By tghe-retford
I think we refer to the context of the texts...

I think we refer to the context of the texts contained within the bible being fictional. After all, the idea of the Earth being created 6,000 years ago in seven days, alongside human beings, animals...
Forum: Politics 17-08-2014, 11:12
Replies: 27
Views: 783
Posted By tghe-retford
We also have conveniently ignored how Channel 4...

We also have conveniently ignored how Channel 4 is a statutory corporation, like the BBC, independent of Government and funded outside of Government but state owned. There was talk not so long ago of...
Forum: General Discussion 16-08-2014, 20:48
Replies: 428
Views: 11,498
Posted By tghe-retford
We should be, but were not. Cameron, Iain Duncan...

We should be, but were not. Cameron, Iain Duncan Smith and others publicly declare their assertions that this is a Christian country, their policies are a "moral crusade" in the name of Christianity...
Forum: Politics 16-08-2014, 18:24
Replies: 276
Views: 6,442
Posted By tghe-retford
Even worse being said on the tabloid website...

Even worse being said on the tabloid website comments. Some of the commentators veering down the road of xenophobia and fascism.

In terms of the OP assuming people were risking their lives for...
Forum: Radio 16-08-2014, 09:25
Replies: 122
Views: 5,060
Posted By tghe-retford
Bauer have also said in their consultation...

Bauer have also said in their consultation response to Ofcom's proposal to abolish minimum audio quality standards on DAB that they would consider 96Kbps stereo. It'll continue to remain in stereo,...
Forum: General Discussion 15-08-2014, 22:09
Replies: 24
Views: 965
Posted By tghe-retford
I dislike dating. In particular, the unwritten...

I dislike dating. In particular, the unwritten rules that everyone else seems to get as second nature and common knowledge but are completely oblivious to myself. I am on dating sites now but more as...
Forum: Freeview 15-08-2014, 09:22
Replies: 42
Views: 2,980
Posted By tghe-retford
The HD-FOX T2 didn't have long in terms of...

The HD-FOX T2 didn't have long in terms of support, certainly not compared to its more supported and more expensive HDR brother. I dont think its had a firmware update in years and I have long since...
Forum: Mobile Phones 15-08-2014, 09:09
Replies: 8,746
Views: 973,945
Posted By tghe-retford
I've noticed this and intermittent data dropouts...

I've noticed this and intermittent data dropouts in Worksop but not in Retford where it remains on HSDPA when idle.

A 4G scan in Worksop shows that Three are now the only mobile phone network not...
Forum: Radio 15-08-2014, 08:55
Replies: 122
Views: 5,060
Posted By tghe-retford
If you are a Christan, rock fan or live in...

If you are a Christan, rock fan or live in London, I'm sure DAB does offer something for you if you're not into identikit, beancounter FM and AM stations

My own personal experience is to see...
Forum: Politics 14-08-2014, 18:05
Replies: 80
Views: 1,575
Posted By tghe-retford
The RMT leaked the internal document circulating...

The RMT leaked the internal document circulating around Northern Rail which states that:

“The changes are being made after the Department of Transport asked Northern to look at several options to...
Forum: Politics 14-08-2014, 16:47
Replies: 80
Views: 1,575
Posted By tghe-retford
Network Rail want £1bn a year cut from subsidies...

Network Rail want £1bn a year cut from subsidies by March 2019:

http://www.publicfinance.co.uk/news/2013/01/network-rail-aims-to-cut-subsidy-by-1bn-a-year/

The ultimate aim by Government is for...
Forum: Politics 14-08-2014, 09:13
Replies: 80
Views: 1,575
Posted By tghe-retford
Northern Rail offer no off-peak fares on my local...

Northern Rail offer no off-peak fares on my local route, so what gets cut there? Because the savings Northern Rail will make here will be £0, and yet the subsidies will still be cut to the bone.
Forum: Politics 14-08-2014, 08:10
Replies: 80
Views: 1,575
Posted By tghe-retford
Northern Rail services in our area are considered...

Northern Rail services in our area are considered some of the most expensive routes in the country. If Northern Rail cannot afford to run them, they'll just axe them or close stations.
Forum: Politics 14-08-2014, 08:06
Replies: 80
Views: 1,575
Posted By tghe-retford
Our Local council also cut subsidises across the...

Our Local council also cut subsidises across the board for bus services in our area effective August 4th, meaning services had to be cut to the bone, most buses surviving after half nine and before...
Forum: Broadcasting 13-08-2014, 09:00
Replies: 220
Views: 10,979
Posted By tghe-retford
The Daily Mail (& other outlets) won't go after...

The Daily Mail (& other outlets) won't go after one of their own, ideologically speaking. Mind you, this'll be the same Daily Mail (& other outlets) who completely disregarded Samaritans and WHO...
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