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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 21:49

Re: Dear Harriet, your work is NOT done

Cancelling a dividend usually means retracting a declaration. That happens once in a blue moon...

Google hits for 'cancel dividend': 3,050.


And most of those are probably for BP when they...
... decided to cancel the [more]

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 18:22

Re: Vitamin D3 or D2

There are two main types of vitamin D:

vitamin D2 – which is made by plants
vitamin D3 – which is produced when skin is exposure to the sun
Foods can be fortified with both vitamin D2 and vitamin D3

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 18:11

Re: NESF,BSIF,UKW

Never heard of any of them mentioned here, at least I don't recognise the tickers, and I very much doubt they are HYP shares or have ever been.

One did scrape into Gengulphus' UHYP14, by dint of being the "Only candidate in [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 17:15

Re: Dear Harriet, your work is NOT done

My experience has been (generally) the opposite, that it is (generally) better to wait for the recovery of the (usually) large drop in capital value when dividends are cut as, while capital is not the primary goal of HYP, the amount of capital [more]

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 16:47

Re: BTWifi-with-FON etc

Only the ones that come up as "BTWifi-with-FON". Not "Openzone" or anything like that ...

I think you'll find it's all the same thing now - rebranded as 'BT Wi-Fi' ...

Bringing BT Openzone and BT Fon [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 16:31

Re: First Group

Have we missed a conversation, or is there some new pres release?

Yes, this news...

"Our bid for the East Coast franchise was ambitious yet realistic. Had it been selected, it would have created a world class railway [more]

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breelander replied to the Help with this Blasted Computer! board. 16:23

Re: ctfmon.exe (CTF Loader)

This is for Win7. Vista may use slightly different names, but the principles are the same. Try...

Start > Control Panel > Region and language

On the Keyboards and Languages tab click 'Change keyboards...' then, in addition to [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 15:53

Re: Searching

I employ all Itsallaguess' tips, particularly the 'search by board' one. There's one further tip I'd like to add for when search fails to find what you want.

If you know the board, the name of the poster, and approximately when posted but [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 15:24

Re: Dividend roundup: Nov 26

the comment about UU. in one of the replies was the only thing that alerted me to the fact that United Utilities had reported results. Investigate can be useless at times. ... no email for UU's results announcement.

That was my [more]

Wed Nov 26

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breelander replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 04:12

Re: Hobby Site

Just found this thread from 'Best of'... nice site.

Waitrose spell 'Kit Kat' as all one word, while everyone else puts a space in the middle. So if you search for KitKat you only get Waitrose, try Kit Kat you get everyone except Waitrose.

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 19:26

Re: BTWifi-with-FON etc

At one time I could find an explanation that other users did not use any of your download capacity ... I don't know where I found that now.

Yes, I seem to remember reading that on BT. Can't find it now, but perhaps this from FON [more]

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breelander replied to the Land of Off Topic Posts board. 16:44

Re: Lucky Thirteen?

Aha , the 'Talisman of Set'(a mummified todger !) was a major plot device in 'The Devil Rides Out' by Mr D Wheatley IIRC

Well you, of all people, are best placed to recall that... :o)

The “Talisman of Set” even makes an [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 16:27

Re: Dividend roundup: Nov 26

Company (EPIC) 2014 2013 Change Type Ex-div Paid AGM
(p) (p) (%)

...
United Utilities (UU.) 12.56 12.01 4.6 Interim Dec18 Feb02


It doesn't require a crystal ball to predict a Final dividend of 25.135p [more]

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breelander replied to the Land of Off Topic Posts board. 15:50

Re: Lucky Thirteen?

Funny, I thought the brother of the chappie with the carelessly mislaid todger was actually named Set (as in train set).

Apparently so..

The Greeks later linked Set with Typhon because both were evil forces, storm [more]

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breelander replied to the Land of Off Topic Posts board. 15:39

Re: Lucky Thirteen?

Thanks (for both thouhts)

Posting with a mouth full of cake?


No, actually I was posting from my Smart TV and trying to type with the remote control. Not the most user-friendly way to send a reply...

Bree. [more]

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 15:30

Re: Save the Children award

DAK if the award carried any monetary value ?

One would presume not. In all the coverage of this award, none that Google can find have mentioned any monetary value. If there was any cash awarded you'd have expected the Daily Mail to [more]

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breelander replied to the Help with this Blasted Computer! board. 15:12

Re: Microsoft security essentials

Might be worth running a scan with MalwareBytes, some 'infections' may try to disable any AV you use.

Bree.

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 13:45

Re: Dividend roundup: Nov 26

Would you consider doing a weekly version of this please?

Luni already does... but the range of shares covered is too comprehensive to be entirely on topic here - hence it is posted over on HYSS.
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breelander replied to the Land of Off Topic Posts board. 13:37

Re: Lucky Thirteen?

Thanks (for both thouhts)

Tue Nov 25

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breelander posted to the Land of Off Topic Posts board. 00:12

Lucky Thirteen?

The symbolism of thirteen comes into play when we learn of Osiris (the Egyptian god of life, death and powerful solar symbol) was murdered by his brother Typhon. Isis, Osiris' wife and sister collected his body with intent to restore Osiris back [more]

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