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Forum: Travel and Holidays Yesterday, 06:54 PM
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Posted By Omah
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-53358870

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-53358870
Forum: Politics & Govt Yesterday, 06:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 261
Posted By Omah
More on Cummings: Cummings past roles and...

More on Cummings:

Cummings past roles and his remuneration for them have never been clear but he was definitely special adviser (spad) and Chief of Staff to Gove at the Department for Education...
Forum: Politics & Govt Yesterday, 06:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 261
Posted By Omah
I last worked as a civil servant in 2006. I...

I last worked as a civil servant in 2006. I cannot say where I worked but it was alongside 4,500 others. Most of the managers were career-oriented and were moved around the UK (and abroad). Those...
Forum: Politics & Govt Yesterday, 05:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 261
Posted By Omah
Almost anyone can be a temporary civil servant...

Almost anyone can be a temporary civil servant and I have been employed in that capacity by the DWP and the Insolvency Service, as have thousands of others. In fact, I think the policy nowadays is to...
Forum: Politics & Govt Yesterday, 04:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 261
Posted By Omah
Well, you've agreed that he's an "appointee" - no...

Well, you've agreed that he's an "appointee" - no job application needed ..... :-)

As for his salary, I have yet to see evidence that Boris pays him ..... :confused:

OTOH:

Who pays Dominic...
Forum: Politics & Govt Yesterday, 02:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 261
Posted By Omah
You may not have read all of my post - Cummings...

You may not have read all of my post - Cummings is part of the system - he is a civil servant, part of a team of 8 which is politically motivated, not independent (or even, probably, experienced) -...
Forum: Politics & Govt Yesterday, 02:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 261
Posted By Omah
Erm ..... On 24 July 2019, Cummings was appointed...

Erm ..... On 24 July 2019, Cummings was appointed as Chief Adviser to Prime Minister Boris Johnson, a new position created by Johnson, to replace the role of Downing Street Chief of Staff.
...
Forum: General Health Yesterday, 10:17 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,113
Posted By Omah
Here's Dido ..... :!: Still no date for NHS...

Here's Dido ..... :!:

Still no date for NHS contact tracing app

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/health/coronavirus-contact-test-trace-app-isle-of-wight-a9600171.html



Clueless, as...
Forum: Politics & Govt 09-07-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 265
Posted By Omah
Thanks ..... :lol:

Thanks ..... :lol:
Forum: Politics & Govt 09-07-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 265
Posted By Omah
See post: Coronavirus: What guidance did...

See post:

Coronavirus: What guidance did care homes get from the government?

https://www.over50sforum.com/showthread.php?p=1930075#post1930075
Forum: Technology 09-07-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 139
Posted By Omah
Indeed ..... a restart should do it ..... ;-)

Indeed ..... a restart should do it ..... ;-)
Forum: Politics & Govt 09-07-2020, 05:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 265
Posted By Omah
See: Coronavirus: Almost 30,000 'excess'...

See:

Coronavirus: Almost 30,000 'excess' care homes deaths

https://www.over50sforum.com/showthread.php?t=69024
Forum: Politics & Govt 09-07-2020, 04:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 265
Posted By Omah
Those are my concerns, too ..... that the...

Those are my concerns, too ..... that the billions being spent now may, if COVID "disappears", revive the economy in years to come but if COVID returns with a vengeance in the winter and people have...
Forum: Politics & Govt 09-07-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 265
Posted By Omah
No ..... but, as I said, I have been wondering...

No ..... but, as I said, I have been wondering about the cost of the government's borrowing.

For example, there are now 9,300,000 people on furlough, being paid up to 2500 pm. This has now been...
Forum: General Chat 09-07-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 580
Posted By Omah
There may be a significant number but they are a...

There may be a significant number but they are a very small percentage of claimants:

https://femavis.herokuapp.com/index.html

Fraud and Error in the Benefit System
Forum: Politics & Govt 09-07-2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 265
Posted By Omah
AFAIK, you're wrong ..... but this thread is not...

AFAIK, you're wrong ..... but this thread is not about the EU ..... ;-)
Forum: Politics & Govt 09-07-2020, 04:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 265
Posted By Omah
Exclamation Coronavirus: Public spending on crisis soars to 190bn

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-53342271?intlink_from_url=https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk&link_location=live-reporting-story

I had been wondering about the government's profligate expenditure on...
Forum: Technology 08-07-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 79
Posted By Omah
Indeed ..... far less fiddly for those longer...

Indeed ..... far less fiddly for those longer messages ..... :!:
Forum: Technology 08-07-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 79
Posted By Omah
This is what "Messages for Web" looks like on a...

This is what "Messages for Web" looks like on a PC (not mine!):

https://images.idgesg.net/images/article/2018/06/android-messages-for-web-stickers-100761802-large.jpg

:-)
Forum: Technology 08-07-2020, 01:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 79
Posted By Omah
I've just found Google "Messages for Web" - All I...

I've just found Google "Messages for Web" - All I needed to do was scan in a QR code to my phone ..... :!:

https://support.google.com/messages/answer/7611075?hl=en-GB
Forum: Technology 08-07-2020, 01:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 79
Posted By Omah
I think that will be too complex for my needs...

I think that will be too complex for my needs ..... :shock:

I can actually read SMS backups in Google Drive in normal text but I don't want to backup SMS every time a message arrives ..... :-D
Forum: Technology 08-07-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 79
Posted By Omah
Arrow Android - Dealing with SMS/MMS On Windows 10 PC

I've just tried Windows YourPhone but terminated installation of the phone app because it became too inquisitive.

Is there a better way ..... :?:
Forum: General Chat 08-07-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 394
Posted By Omah
7/10 correct - 2, 3 an 9 incorrect ..... :-|

7/10 correct - 2, 3 an 9 incorrect ..... :-|
Forum: Technology 08-07-2020, 12:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 392
Posted By Omah
I still possess several vintage typewriters,...

I still possess several vintage typewriters, including one like this:

https://thumbs.worthpoint.com/zoom/images2/360/0815/06/oliver-vintage-1950s-portable_360_309d3815672bd3a130af2411f076f6cb.jpg...
Forum: Science and Environment 07-07-2020, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 106
Posted By Omah
You'll be enthralled ..... :-)

You'll be enthralled ..... :-)
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