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Forum: Food & Drink 20-11-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 100
Posted By shropshiregirl
LOL, Certainly does sound substantial ST! Makes...

LOL, Certainly does sound substantial ST! Makes my oft Jacket Potato with Baked Beans or Beans on Toast with Grated Cheese, accompanied by a jug of water or glass of Robinson's Orange Squash sound...
Forum: Insurance 20-11-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 115
Posted By shropshiregirl
Thank you both for your responses. Will look at...

Thank you both for your responses. Will look at both of your solutions and take it from there. Thank you again.
Forum: Politics & Govt 19-11-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 313
Posted By shropshiregirl
It must be scary for pensioner's in the...

It must be scary for pensioner's in the Netherlands. This is only the start of the Rot that is setting in. This, plus the EU demanding that richer nations pay more, such as Germany and The...
Forum: Politics & Govt 19-11-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 519
Posted By shropshiregirl
I have to admit, I haven't even thought of...

I have to admit, I haven't even thought of watching it. It is all shown again on every flippin News on every flippin channel, with every utterance dissected by know-alls.

Besides, I would much...
Forum: Politics & Govt 19-11-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 274
Posted By shropshiregirl
Me neither Meg! They take us for fools with all...

Me neither Meg! They take us for fools with all their promises of freebies. Once they are in for 5 years, they won't care less that their so-called promises never come to fruition. They are in!!
...
Forum: Photos and Art 19-11-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 180
Posted By shropshiregirl
What a lovely photo Besoeker, I am looking...

What a lovely photo Besoeker,
I am looking for a physical album though, I am not techno savvy at all and fear that all of my precious photos that I uploaded from my iphone to my laptop...
Forum: Photos and Art 19-11-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 180
Posted By shropshiregirl
Thank you so much LD. I didn't realise there are...

Thank you so much LD. I didn't realise there are companies that will do the task for me. With these photobooks, are they online to look at, or are they a hard copy (like an album you can actually...
Forum: Insurance 19-11-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 115
Posted By shropshiregirl
Very Annoying!

When we first took out Contents Insurance 45 years ago, it was the top of the range ''Golden Key'' policy with an Insurance company called Commercial Union. It cost more but it covered every...
Forum: Photos and Art 19-11-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 180
Posted By shropshiregirl
Do you think so? I know they will be protected...

Do you think so? I know they will be protected on backup discs, but there is still a dange they too could be damaged or somehow go missing, whereas photo albums wouldn't. That is a lovely photo of...
Forum: General Chat 19-11-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 492
Posted By shropshiregirl
.Since 1911, then expanded in 1948, We have all...

.Since 1911, then expanded in 1948, We have all paid into the National Insurance scheme to take care of pensioners during our working lives, and so it has always been, this working generation is...
Forum: Photos and Art 19-11-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 180
Posted By shropshiregirl
Where do I start Please?

Yesterday, I spent one and half hours just looking through my lovely Late Mumís old photo albums. Bless her, she would always have her cheap Kodak camera handy at any and every opportunity to take...
Forum: General Chat 19-11-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 492
Posted By shropshiregirl
Baz, I couldn't agree more. I well recollect...

Baz, I couldn't agree more. I well recollect once being rushed into hospital at the age of 65 (and still working full time).
Of course, it hit home to me straight away that I was classed as old,...
Forum: Food & Drink 19-11-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 100
Posted By shropshiregirl
Hi ST, She said that even if they have for...

Hi ST, She said that even if they have for example, a beautiful joint of beef, they would slice it before cooking and make it into a dish with several other ingredients and then cooked in either a...
Forum: General Chat 18-11-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 313
Posted By shropshiregirl
Surprising isn't it? Doesn't happen anymore,...

Surprising isn't it? Doesn't happen anymore, sadly.

HWMO also said that when he was a kid living in Shoreditch,in the East End, he and his friends lived in a street where just around the corner,...
Forum: Food & Drink 18-11-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 484
Posted By shropshiregirl
Afternoon Art, I would be lost without my...

Afternoon Art, I would be lost without my kitchen scissors!
I use them to undo those darned plastic containers that have a so-called tab that always fails to pull back on packets of ham etc, I...
Forum: Food & Drink 18-11-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 110
Posted By shropshiregirl
I'm often tempted to buy their ice-cream tub when...

I'm often tempted to buy their ice-cream tub when doing the weekly Tesco Shop, but then gulp at the price of it and how much less in the tub there is compared to my usual ice-cream and never buy it. ...
Forum: Food & Drink 18-11-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 100
Posted By shropshiregirl
Golupsti (Stuffed Cabbage Leaves)

Morning all, Please forgive this rather bloggy post. Just thought I would share this recipe my brotherís Russian fiancee kindly gave me yesterday. She actually took the time to sit down with me...
Forum: Politics & Govt 18-11-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 730
Posted By shropshiregirl
Truth be told, when one looks at Compo and the...

Truth be told, when one looks at Compo and the fact that every utterance that comes out of his mouth is drivel, it's pretty clear that his arms and legs are being dangled on strings played by others....
Forum: General Chat 18-11-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 313
Posted By shropshiregirl
Who were these many "Aunties" in the 50's?

https://www.sunlife.co.uk/blogs-and-features/what-are-your-memories-of-1950s-family-life/

Fascinating read-back about life growing up in the 50's, and how many people not related in any way, were...
Forum: Brexit Forum 18-11-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 341
Posted By shropshiregirl
I wonder how long your country will feel such...

I wonder how long your country will feel such loyalty to the EU? Only last week I read that the EU was stating that it is only fair that more funding should be given to the EU from certain richer...
Forum: Brexit Forum 17-11-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 257
Posted By shropshiregirl
Can Someone Please Tell Me...

If, as announced today, a new Australia style Immigration pollicy will immediately come into force in January 2021, how are we in the meantime going to prevent hundreds of thousands of immigrants...
Forum: Brexit Forum 17-11-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 230
Posted By shropshiregirl
You're correct of course,LD. There are many...

You're correct of course,LD. There are many class of people missing from the lists above.

Those who have chosen to make a new life here for themselves, will certainly be better off than the lives...
Forum: Brexit Forum 17-11-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 341
Posted By shropshiregirl
Wouldn't it have been nice if in this GE, with...

Wouldn't it have been nice if in this GE, with Nigel putting forward over 600 candidates, he would have had the same equal right to fight for those seats against all of the main parties. However,...
Forum: Brexit Forum 17-11-2019, 02:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 230
Posted By shropshiregirl
Not sure if Iím on the same track as you Moscow,...

Not sure if Iím on the same track as you Moscow, but my understanding is that there has always been different social classes here in the UK.

The Elites - those that have been educated at...
Forum: General Chat 13-11-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 592
Posted By shropshiregirl
I gave up smoking seven years ago. Cold turkey. ...

I gave up smoking seven years ago. Cold turkey.
HWMO still likes to smoke his pipe but doesn't smoke it in the house, I usually spot him sitting in his shed with the old transistor radio on and the...
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