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by oakdale160
Thu Feb 22, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: News
Topic: Thailand 7-Elevens to offer banking services
Replies: 3
Views: 73

Re: Thailand 7-Elevens to offer banking services

a six pack of beers, a bag of crisps and while Im here can I re-mortgage my house please.
by oakdale160
Thu Feb 22, 2018 8:43 am
Forum: News
Topic: Thailand 7-Elevens to offer banking services
Replies: 3
Views: 73

Re: Thailand 7-Elevens to offer banking services

a six pack of beers, a bag of crisps and while Im here can I re-mortgage my house please.
by oakdale160
Wed Feb 21, 2018 11:39 pm
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: Subway Hua Hin
Replies: 10
Views: 464

Re: Subway Hua Hin

McDs is the only tenant in that plaza. Used to have a Subway downstairs and an American BBQ that is very successful in BKK upstairs, its one of those places that cant draw a crowd.
by oakdale160
Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: The Baguette
Replies: 45
Views: 1827

Re: The Baguette

The French influence shows its self in Vietnam. I was there with my son, we ordered b'fast and it came , I said--Oh, the French were here.My son said--I know Dad, I read the history on the plane. Never mind what you read, I said, look at the b'fast--Wonderful crisp french bread and delicious strong ...
by oakdale160
Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Electric Cars
Replies: 129
Views: 6883

Re: Electric Cars

It will be interesting to see how things develop in Thai. In western countries, governments are very supportive and will bring pressures to bear to favour EV. Thai govts are less likely to bring pressure on Thai people to do a fearsome thing--MAKE A CHANGE! Another thought EVs are very quiet, not mu...
by oakdale160
Sun Feb 18, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: Caption Competition
Replies: 9965
Views: 201918

Re: Caption Competition

There must be a better way of brushing debris off the ice.
by oakdale160
Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Transfer UK Visa to new Thai passport
Replies: 3
Views: 294

Re: Transfer UK Visa to new Thai passport

I have had this problem in other countries, I stapled the old and newPP together and this worked.
by oakdale160
Thu Feb 15, 2018 1:32 am
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Opening a Thai bank account
Replies: 22
Views: 1254

Re: Opening a Thai bank account

add to your list-- a thai speaking person that you trust to go with you to the bank. Rule of thumb--the average HH bar girl speaks better English than bank employees.
by oakdale160
Wed Feb 14, 2018 8:57 am
Forum: News
Topic: Embassy frets over plight of UK inmates in Thailand
Replies: 6
Views: 423

Re: Embassy frets over plight of UK inmates in Thailand

My guess is that the protest will be filed in the--laugh and throw away file.
by oakdale160
Tue Feb 13, 2018 11:57 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Getting rid of an old mattress
Replies: 10
Views: 3159

Re: Getting rid of an old mattress

That's true migrant==== Just shows that Thai does have a re-cycling policy
by oakdale160
Tue Feb 13, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Getting rid of an old mattress
Replies: 10
Views: 3159

Re: Getting rid of an old mattress

are you intending to keep your knackered old mistress or does the mistress go with the mattress, cus after all the mistress is the thing that goes between the master and the mattress.?
by oakdale160
Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:18 am
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Good GP in Hua Hin area
Replies: 16
Views: 1766

Re: Good GP in Hua Hin area

In Canada and other Commonwealth countries where GPs are the main engine that drives the system, there are, particularly in small communities GPs, who have a 'special interest" in a special area. I know of one community,for instance , where 2 GPs manage the renal dialysis unit. With modern communica...
by oakdale160
Tue Feb 13, 2018 1:00 am
Forum: News
Topic: UK foreign secretary coming on two-day visit
Replies: 9
Views: 599

Re: UK foreign secretary coming on two-day visit

He discussed how the end of military rule could be achieved in Myanmar, elections be held and democracy restored.
He discussed this with the leaders of the Thai junta!!!!!!!.
Its BORIS IN WONDERLAND.
by oakdale160
Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: News
Topic: UK foreign secretary coming on two-day visit
Replies: 9
Views: 599

Re: UK foreign secretary coming on two-day visit

Could be faster service if its a short-time hotel room