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by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Apr 05, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where would you most like to go?
Replies: 36
Views: 755

Re: Where would you most like to go?

I'd like to go pick up my two teenage sons, then go to Rios burgers in Newbury and chat like we did before this virus came along.

Just something normal that's all.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sat Apr 04, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 272
Views: 6666

Re: Donald Trump

Inchy wrote:
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:58 am
Il just leave this here
Do you believe China's figures?

Seems pretty low considering the size of their population, how they live etc.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sat Apr 04, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6201
Views: 114617

Re: Covid-19

Claret-On-A-T-Rex wrote:
Sat Apr 04, 2020 9:33 am
For voting for the worst prime minister in history.
He isn't, unless you can prove otherwise?
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6201
Views: 114617

Re: Covid-19

AndrewJB wrote:
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:03 am
I think if you want to say he’s not the worst PM in history, all you need to do is give evidence against it. So go ahead. Who was worse, and why?
https://www.dummies.com/education/polit ... ministers/
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6201
Views: 114617

Re: Covid-19

You can see by the graph which countries got it wrong and surprise, it's the US and UK, the ones with the worst leaders. No wonder they are calling Johnson the worst prime minister in history. This Prime Minister "insert current tory PM here" is the worst in history. Its getting a bit boring throwi...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus and the response
Replies: 92
Views: 2340

Re: Coronavirus and the response

A some have already said we were in a position to follow China and South Korea, but we chose the path of Italy and Spain. China are lying over their numbers... Culturally Korea and China are different to the West. We are having gradual lockdown changes and people are refusing to follow the rules, f...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coronavirus and the response
Replies: 92
Views: 2340

Re: Coronavirus and the response

They give their health service the money it needs to do the job PROPERLY. Why is this hard for you to understand? Maybe you should answer the question properly instead. The German healthcare system isn't funded like the NHS, its mainly funded through health insurance etc. See link. https://www.expa...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fear of Social Gatherings - The Future
Replies: 68
Views: 2189

Re: Fear of Social Gatherings - The Future

Things will eventually return to normal, it usually does after any big disaster etc.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has this sports void made you really miss it?
Replies: 23
Views: 742

Re: Has this sports void made you really miss it?

I've taken to watching the NFL on their gamepass app

It's free until end of July and gives me a chance to learn more about the game etc, plus they got every game on there from the last 5 or so seasons.
During a normal season I usually cba staying up late to watch it etc, so this is ideal.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where would you sit
Replies: 58
Views: 1445

Re: Where would you sit

5, best combo for me personally.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sat Mar 28, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis
Replies: 136
Views: 2743

Re: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis

IanMcL wrote:
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:24 pm
Actually, Tony Blair's Government did more for the health service than any since its creation. Buildings and proper pay for the nurses.
Meanwhile the aftermath of the damage done is still being ignored..
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 27, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis
Replies: 136
Views: 2743

Re: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis

I think another 3 month break from this forum could be in order for me...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 27, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis
Replies: 136
Views: 2743

Re: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis

boatshed bill wrote:
Fri Mar 27, 2020 8:19 pm
Even as a Labour voter, I doubt Corbyn could have done any better. But the curerent healthcare problem is one (to some extent) created by Tory cuts.
Created by successive governments, both Labour and Tory
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 27, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Which one is the most dangerous?
Replies: 31
Views: 1459

Re: Which one is the most dangerous?

Repercussions of what the gov has done to businesses and liberty?

What planet are you on?

They heeded to ensure the economy could function when this virus goes away and if people are refusing to behave like grown ups then they can't then complain when restrictions are placed on them as a result.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 27, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March
Replies: 23
Views: 723

Re: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March

Another mixed message: you can have a 6 month extension to your MOT. But you can still get it done as garages are allowed to stay open. #stayathome #essentialtravelonly What's mixed about it? Some people will want to keep their routine, others will have some expired. Some will have had a test, fail...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rovers players
Replies: 34
Views: 2150

Re: Rovers players

There are reports that Barca players aren't all supporting the idea of a wage cut.

FC Sion sacked 9 players that refused to take a cut.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March
Replies: 23
Views: 723

Re: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March

nil_desperandum wrote:
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:07 am
Most likely true, but they can only fit so many in per day, so if like me you were forced to reschedule then it is a problem.
That would be true if they still had a full schedule, but there will be a lot of people cancelling their MOT's that are due from April onwards.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March
Replies: 23
Views: 723

Re: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March

Test stations have mainly stayed open.

Not many are closing.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March
Replies: 23
Views: 723

Re: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March

Oh and their MOT had ran out in February...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March
Replies: 23
Views: 723

Re: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March

Just a reminder, keep your cars in a road worthy condition.. I know plenty of people accuse mechanics of being rip off merchants etc, but I've just picked up a car from an MOT and I've had to sign a disclaimer before I took it away :roll: The brake system has no fluid in it, but the owner has just i...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Mar 26, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 16595

Re: Boris Watch

Did you just state the Guardian is less biased than other papers? I think you're wrong there, every paper has a bias, especially the Guardian and Mail. They're also good at twisting things to suit their political agenda, just like the right leaning Mail As for paywall, a number of papers are free on...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 16595

Re: Boris Watch

We don’t have enough testing kits for anything other than a limited testing regime. And this is us being serious about the ventilators: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/mar/26/no-10-boris-johnson-accused-of-putting-brexit-over-breathing-in-covid-19-ventilator-row Not exactly inspiring confide...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Furloughed Pay
Replies: 92
Views: 2890

Re: Furloughed Pay

My point is being missed, some companies are quite able to continue with a bit of cost cutting, short time, instead the easy option is to furlough everyone and let us all pick up the tab. A number of companies are trying to continue trading, thus putting their staff at risk when really they should ...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Mar 26, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 16595

Re: Boris Watch

I'm assuming Boris, or some other tory, failed to autograph something for AndrewJB, or ignored him, when he was younger?
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Mar 26, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Furloughed Pay
Replies: 92
Views: 2890

Re: Furloughed Pay

Don’t get me wrong I welcome the support the alternative doesn’t bear thinking about. It’s just there’s no incentive for business’s to try to ride it out. I know of one company that rode out the financial crises without laying one person off, with this they’ve decided to shut the firm for 2 months ...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Mar 26, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Furloughed Pay
Replies: 92
Views: 2890

Re: Furloughed Pay

Would you be complaining if companies didn't have this option, had to lay off staff, resulting in an increase of numbers for those claiming Universal credit etc? Then there would be less companies, less money being spent, leading to more companies going bust in the long term... That's the path to an...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football's Magic Money Tree
Replies: 3503
Views: 319890

Re: Football's Magic Money Tree

Its interesting to see what clubs and players will end up doing and I suspect that this could see a change to how much players are paid after this. We all know that there are players who steal a wage, maybe this will enable clubs to become more prudent with their wage bills and reduce power of the a...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyson and Hospital in the same sentence...
Replies: 60
Views: 1616

Re: Dyson and Hospital in the same sentence...

Any idea when they'll shift production out to the far east like he's done for a lot of his products?
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is still working?
Replies: 70
Views: 2341

Re: Who is still working?

I found it a bit odd that supermarkets are shortening their hours. I thought it being open longer would result in less people being in at any one time. Although I guess they are also losing staff to self-isolation as well. It's so they've got time to restock the shelves before the panic buyers rock...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is still working?
Replies: 70
Views: 2341

Re: Who is still working?

Yeah I'm still working. I've got 2 jobs and both are considered key workers at this moment in time. Primary job as a mechanic and we maintain a fleet of private ambulances so we are able to work anyway regardless, but garages are still able to operate as normal and the motor factors are doing the sa...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mega rich
Replies: 22
Views: 1288

Re: Mega rich

Listening to a chat about this on the radio and they said that it's always the celebrities/sports stars who are expected to dip into their pockets in times of need, it's never the bankers people turn too...

Wonder why the bankers can get away without having to do the same?
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fuel ... price disparities
Replies: 27
Views: 1205

Re: Fuel ... price disparities

You lot get a better deal up there.

Down here in Oxfordshire its lowest at 1.20, up to 1.27 for petrol.

Yet they'll be at the same branded places as you've got up there in the main.

The government really need to look at this.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March
Replies: 23
Views: 723

Re: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March

I suppose the date is to give MOT stations time to get stuff done and to ensure people are aware. I know some test stations are closed/closing whilst others aren't, same with garages that don't have an MOT bay. If your MOT is due in the next couple of days, I'm not sure why you've left it so late an...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Mar 25, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March
Replies: 23
Views: 723

MOT's - 6 month extension if due after 30th March

Any car or van thats due an Mot after 30th March is automatically being given a 6 month extension due to the pandemic. Cars must still be kept in a road worthy condition and whilst garages are being dispensation to stay open, it could be worth supporting your usual garage and having your car checked...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 16595

Re: Boris Watch

That's not backing Boris though is it, it's support for the the long overdue lockdown recommended by experts. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/mar/14/only-36-of-britons-trust-boris-johnson-on-coronavirus-poll-finds Only 36% of Britons trust Boris Johnson on coronavirus, poll finds "Fewer than...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lockdown jokes and memes.
Replies: 84
Views: 5969

Re: Lockdown jokes and memes.

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by GodIsADeeJay81
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Game of Thrones Yes or No
Replies: 41
Views: 897

Re: Game of Thrones Yes or No

Yes.
Fighting, deaths, destruction, good amount of boobs and an easy enough story to follow.

Oh and plenty of boobs
by GodIsADeeJay81
Mon Mar 23, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Disney +
Replies: 6
Views: 480

Re: Disney +

Pre ordered it so I can binge watch Marvel/Star Wars and all their future series/films.

Oh and so my 4yr old can enjoy it...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Mon Mar 23, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New To Netflix - The English Game
Replies: 22
Views: 2195

Re: New To Netflix - The English Game

I'm two episodes in

Don't be putting up any spoilers...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Mon Mar 23, 2020 7:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Self Employed
Replies: 203
Views: 4982

Re: Self Employed

Would appear that the gov will announce help for the self employed in today's press briefing.

Good news if they do.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Netflix and Amazon reduce quality of streams
Replies: 2
Views: 442

Re: Netflix and Amazon reduce quality of streams

At least they're being honest, unlike Sky when they reduce picture quality on purpose when they've got an upgraded version out.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Mar 22, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When will this madness end ?
Replies: 50
Views: 1836

Re: When will this madness end ?

F is going to be the key.

The fact that people are sodding off on to their holiday destinations within the UK and potentially taking the virus with them just shows how stupid a large chunk of the population are.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sat Mar 21, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6201
Views: 114617

Re: Covid-19

As Italy has a higher rate of smoking, especially in the younger people I wonder if that's caught up with them in later life? Are there any other reasons why Italy may end up with a higher mortality rate? Good article here with some insights. https://www.livescience.com/why-italy-coronavirus-deaths...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sat Mar 21, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Self Employed
Replies: 203
Views: 4982

Re: Self Employed

Freed up cash to live on is fine If there is work to earn more but right now for a lot of people there isn't. So not having to pay 5 grand in a few months doesn't really help, it just means there will be an even bigger bill come January and I doubt that time in between will be very economically pro...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 20, 2020 11:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Self Employed
Replies: 203
Views: 4982

Re: Self Employed

Today WAS the employee and self employed announcement. That was the grand sum of relief for the self employed. So they don't need to pay their tax bill again this year and most self employed people I know put money away for their taxes, so that money is now freed up. If those self employed people h...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 20, 2020 11:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Self Employed
Replies: 203
Views: 4982

Re: Self Employed

Claret-On-A-T-Rex wrote:
Fri Mar 20, 2020 8:52 pm
Unbelievable, what a joke of a government.

4.8 million people just got hung out to dry.

Johnson is already going down as the worst, most useless prime minister in history.
Apparently that was May according to the left.
Now you're telling us Johnson is even worse?
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 20, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Self Employed
Replies: 203
Views: 4982

Re: Self Employed

The gov are dealing with each section of workers with each new daily briefing, so I wouldn't be surprised if they announce something soon.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 20, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC a community club my ar$e
Replies: 43
Views: 3020

Re: BFC a community club my ar$e

"and those players worth tens of millions of pounds still need to be paid huge salaries." Not just us, but it's a shame that many players will be picking up £50,000+ salaries each week, despite many others in the country struggling on a fraction of that. It's a pity the FA haven't put a little emot...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 20, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 16595

Re: Boris Watch

Left: haircuts should be free Right: haircuts should not be free Centre: some styles should be free More? Right: drink pi$$ Left: do not drink pi$$ Centrist: drink some pi$$ Centrism for the sake of centrism is an abdication of thought, yielding to political relativism as informed by the positions ...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Mar 20, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 16595

Re: Boris Watch

Cryssys wrote:
Fri Mar 20, 2020 3:56 pm
Did you come up with that all on your own or or did you have some help from your mum?
Nah, but in all fairness you wouldn't want to deal with my mum, she'd have you running away crying quite quickly.