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by Peirre
Wed Jul 25, 2018 6:59 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: the inequalities of being a hgv driver
Replies: 16
Views: 2677

Re: the inequalities of being a hgv driver

Despite having a vocational licence myself I have zero sympathy, despite knowing the law regarding mobile phones, he chose to break the law. Also the OP is either being run ragged by his boss, allowing himself to get overly stressed for no reason, & causing his frequent cab rages. Time to look at th...
by Peirre
Thu Jul 12, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: Triumph
Replies: 9
Views: 2194

Re: Triumph

Just don’t get a cabin on deck 9 on one of Brittany Ferries ......... it’s the poop deck, where several cabins are adapted for passengers to take their pets with them, the outside deck is where they can walk their pets and let them take a dump etc. I’m on the Cap Finstaire in a few weeks time headin...
by Peirre
Tue Jul 03, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Broken down bike in Austria
Replies: 24
Views: 4528

Re: Broken down bike in Austria

Several years ago I got stung for €720 by a garage in France, again that was thanks to auntie Carol, who was adiment that the bike “could” be fixed locally, so therefore didn’t need repatriation, it was only after a long battle of attrition did they capitulate and bring it back 6 weeks later. Moral ...
by Peirre
Wed May 16, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Peage procedures
Replies: 20
Views: 2519

Re: Peage procedures

herman wrote:
Wed May 16, 2018 5:36 pm
. Oh and time elapsed can be used for speeding evidence it seems.
An Urban myth
by Peirre
Wed May 16, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Peage procedures
Replies: 20
Views: 2519

Re: Peage procedures

I’ve had a TAG from the French company APRR for several years (they are one of the many regional companies that manage the toll roads), it’s linked to a fee free C/card, there’s no annual service fee, and I’m billed for only the months I use it. There’s a €2.50 fee for online statements (fractures) ...
by Peirre
Fri Apr 13, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: PayPal security
Replies: 7
Views: 1435

Re: PayPal security

iirc Linking PayPal payments to a credit card doesn’t give you the protection of the credit card
by Peirre
Wed Apr 11, 2018 6:59 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: A Joke you heard today
Replies: 178
Views: 24484

Re: A Joke you heard today

What's the difference between the Italian Mafia and the Scottish Mafia? The Italian Mafia make you an offer you can't refuse, the Scottish Mafia make you an offer you can't understand. ............... I was driving on the motorway today when i saw a sign that read Turnoff 1 mile ahead. Sure enough, ...
by Peirre
Thu Mar 15, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: European Breakdown Cover (older bikes)
Replies: 12
Views: 1752

Re: European Breakdown Cover (older bikes)

How long do you intend to be away?

Note: Everyone will have different options from the opposite ends of the spectrum on what is available, depending on their experiences.
by Peirre
Thu Mar 01, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: A Joke you heard today
Replies: 178
Views: 24484

Re: A Joke you heard today

❄ I know they say Christmas gets earlier every year, but this is fucking ridiculous❄❄ .................. All I heard in my house this morning was, "Yeeeeees! It's snowing, I don't have to go to school! I can stay at home and watch TV all day." I wish my wife would take teaching more seriously. ........
by Peirre
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: A Joke you heard today
Replies: 178
Views: 24484

Re: A Joke you heard today

Jim comes home to his wife and two teenage daughters. Jim's wife says..."Darling, I hope you don't mind but I've adopted a rehomed parrot." Jim says: "That's no problem, parrots are great fun...especially if they can talk." "Darling," says Jim's wife, "That is a little bit of a problem. The parrot h...

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