brightncheerful

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brightncheerful replied to the Building & DIY Fools board. 27 minutes ago

Re: Upgrading toolbox

Maybe getting in contact with your local volunteering service may yield possible options?

Thanks for that, I've emailed a local charity that supports people with learning difficulties and has a woodwork activity section

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 18:11

Grumpy

You know what sucks?

...a vacuum.

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 18:02

Affronted

Guy 1: "If my boss doesn't take back what he said to me, I'm leaving the company."
Guy 2: "What did he say?"
Guy 1: "Leave the company."

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brightncheerful replied to the Self-employed Fools board. 17:41

Re: Setting up a business bank account

Obviously I need there to be a paper trail so can't just pay her from my personal account into our personal account I imagine.

Frankly, I think you are making things unnecessarily complicated for yourself.

In my experience, [more]

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brightncheerful posted to the Building & DIY Fools board. 17:08

Upgrading toolbox

Once upon a time, I was keen on d-i-y and living in properties constructed of brick or wood (I used to have a thatched cottage made of elm timber-framed) confident that a screw in the wall would affix permanently and the drill hole not enter into a [more]

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brightncheerful replied to the Building & DIY Fools board. 16:41

Re: Wire

the occasional retail purchaser like yourself who'd struggle

The store I visited caters for primarily for retail purchasers!

Thanks for the link.

In the event, I asked another assistant whether some string-type [more]

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brightncheerful replied to the Comfort Cafe board. 16:08

Re: Fighting for my marriage

It is probably also worth exploring your own reasons for staying in a marriage where one partner spends most of the time on another continent.

My parents had some friends who were married yet lived apart, he in England, she in [more]

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brightncheerful posted to the Building & DIY Fools board. 14:57

Wire

Wanting about 23m metal wire to affix to our garden fences for climbing plants, our local store offered me a choice of thicknesses, of which one type would've suited were it not for the fact that it is only sold by weight not length so I could't work [more]

Fri Aug 29

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brightncheerful replied to the Tesco plc board. 11:17

Re: Trading Statement

when new CEO tells us the grand plan.

If he's got any sense he won't. No point in announcing to your competitors what you're planning to do: they'll simply adjust their strategy and get in first.

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brightncheerful replied to the Tesco plc board. 09:41

Re: Trading Statement

Interesting that Sainsburys etc also down significantly today.

The cut in dividend sends out a clear signal to the other supermarket cos: it's okay for you to cut your divis too.

Whether any will complete with Tesco and cut [more]

Thu Aug 28

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brightncheerful posted to the Beerpig's Snug board. 18:33

Jokes

How come Jokes board recs are no longer on BOB?

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 18:31

Modern chat-up

I'm lactose intolerant so please keep your cheesy pick up lines away from me.

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 18:25

Putting

The schoolteacher was taking her first golfing lesson.
"Is the word spelt p-u-t or p-u-t-t?'' she asked the instructor.
"P-u-t-t is correct,'' he replied.
"Put means to place a thing where you want it. Putt means merely [more]

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 18:22

Spolier

If anyone were thinking about buying an autobiography then I don't want to ruin the ending for you but they write a book.

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brightncheerful replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 18:10

Re: Self-publishing on Amazon

Having family connections with a former (well-known) publisher I am following the Amazon v Hatchette and the price of e-books with slight interest.

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Wed Aug 27

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 13:57

10,000 men

Prince Andrew has said he's had some ups and downs in the past year.

Wouldn't that have something to do with being the Duke of York?

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brightncheerful replied to the Jokers Corner board. 13:55

Re: Picture the scene

Isn't it great how a woman wearing a man's shirt can be so sexy.

A poster advertisement that could be seen displayed on platform walls of London Transport tube stations depicted a slim attractive blonde woman wearing nothing but a [more]

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brightncheerful replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 13:32

Re: Oops!

In London recently, one of the features of the house to which we were invited and which caught my attention as a "must have" feature that I'd like for our home was the presence of a policewoman in the front driveway to the property armed [more]

Tue Aug 26

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 19:49

usb

When the inventor of the USB stick dies they'll gently lower the coffin, then pull it back up, turn it the other way, then lower it again.

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 19:47

Spin

If you take an Oriental person and spin him around several times, does he become disorientated?

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