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Clitheroekid replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 3 hours ago

Re: ... about the CDM Regulations?

but which guide is it?

The one in the middle of the screen, where it says "Download a free copy". It appears to be called "A short guide for clients on the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015"

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Clitheroekid replied to the Wills & Probate - Practical board. 3 hours ago

Re: Probate ?

My late fathers assets are funds in a current account which is a joint account with myself ...

If this was the only asset and there is no possibility of any inheritance tax being payable (and remember that any gifts within the last 7 [more]

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Clitheroekid replied to the Cars & Driving board. 3 hours ago

Re: Bank Holiday Boredom

The upshot was an offer of just over 2/3 of what We Buy Any Car would offer for CASH

Beware - I've heard that they will make an offer in order to hook you, but then when they inspect the car they substantially reduce the offer, hoping [more]

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Clitheroekid replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 3 hours ago

Re: ... about the CDM Regulations?

What is the title of this document?

The guide from which I was quoting can be downloaded from here - http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg411.htm

I have always been curious [more]

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Clitheroekid posted to the Property Investing - Practical board. 4 hours ago

CDM Regulations

With apologies for promoting my own post these new regulations are likely to be just as much a headache for landlords as well as homeowners - [more]

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Clitheroekid replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 15:42

Re: Free video editing software?

As far as I know Windows 7 includes Windows Movie Maker - my version certainly does. Just type `movie maker' in the search box at the bottom left of the screen and it should open automatically.

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Clitheroekid replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 15:34

Re: ... about the CDM Regulations?

That leaflet, as you quoted, states that a domestic client's only responsibility is to "to appoint a principal designer and a principal contractor when there is more than one contractor. However, if you do not do this, (as is common practice) [more]

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Clitheroekid posted to the Does Anybody Know? board. 20:15

... about the CDM Regulations?

Because if you don't you could be in for an unpleasant surprise.

I was wondering where best to post this, but as it relates to all property owners I decided this was as good a board as any.

And the reason I asked the question is [more]

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Clitheroekid replied to the Football Fools board. 18:35

Re: Didn't have to wait too long for this ....

And you deserved it, with some terrible Liverpool defending and Coutinho - unusually - taking a stupid risk.

But it was a great day for an insurance bet with West Ham at 9/1, which certainly softened the blow ;-)

Thu Aug 27

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Clitheroekid replied to the Cyclists Corner - Cycling Fools board. 23:37

Re: Amusing

Lovely ending.

Well they do say beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

The guy in the car may have been a pillock, but I'm afraid the cyclist struck me as one of those holier than thou, self-righteous types who was [more]

Thu Aug 20

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Clitheroekid replied to the Property - Markets and Trends board. 00:24

Re: Tories will build discount homes in countryside

... the Chancellor warns that the lack of housing in the countryside is a “scandal” and vows to ensure that children are not forced out of villages because of the lack of affordable homes. ...

He pledges to continue to protect the green
[more]

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Clitheroekid replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 21:02

Re: A Fool too long?

I was walking through the local factory outlet centre when I passed by a Calvin Klein shop, and on seeing the CK logo unconsciously thought "ClitheroeKid".

Yes, I'm a bit annoyed at their nicking my logo!

I now [more]

Wed Aug 19

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Clitheroekid replied to the Legal Issues - Practical board. 20:23

Re: Cardboard Corners

I'm still a fan of treasury tags, provided they're good quality ones. There are some vile cheapo ones that I once made the mistake of buying whilst in a stingy mood that had sharp metal edges and which I ended up binning.

Although I do scan [more]

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Clitheroekid replied to the Property Investing - Practical board. 19:54

Re: When the Tenant Won't Pay

Can a tenant not be pursued through the High Court for the unpaid rent?

No, you can't use the High Court for small claims.

It's often worth considering offering the tenant a deal in this type of situation, particularly if [more]

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Clitheroekid posted to the Help with this Blasted Computer! board. 17:23

Auto destruct password

I was recently listening to something on the radio about the ethics of torturing a terrorist to obtain information that could save many lives, and one of the items mentioned was computer passwords.

I know that most alphanumeric passwords [more]

Tue Aug 18

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Clitheroekid replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 13:45

Re: Flowers, how long they last ?

What you have done will now result in a lot less plants for next year.

I can't see that this is remotely likely. It's not as if the OP went along with a JCB and dug up whole sections of the ground, or ripped the plants out by their [more]

Sat Aug 15

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Clitheroekid replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 17:32

Re: Inspiring news

...Oh Gawd! It's that time of year again. :-(

Hear hear!

And can the government please pass a law making it illegal to publish pictures of gormless teenagers clutching their results and leaping in the air!

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Clitheroekid replied to the Legal Issues - Practical board. 17:11

Re: helping relative with house purchase

Option 1 is obviously dependent on the lender accepting the arrangement, which is by no means a given. The whole point of the MMR is (at least in theory) to ensure that the borrower isn't over-committing themselves, and if the lender deems that a [more]

Fri Aug 14

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Clitheroekid posted to the Does Anybody Know? board. 21:40

Why the difference?

I've a good friend who's been suffering from a painful shoulder for a few days, so I decided to get her some Elliman's Embrocation, as it worked for me many years ago.

As usual these days I Googled it and also as usual these days it's [more]

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