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by PeteC
Sun Jul 22, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 9980

Re: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

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Locking this thread now. Please carry on with future comments in the "After the cave rescue" thread. viewtopic.php?f=18&t=36703

Thanks. Pete :cheers:
by PeteC
Sun Jul 22, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Tips for recycling and reducing plastic use in Thailand
Replies: 118
Views: 9001

Re: Tips for recycling and reducing plastic use in Thailand

I've noticed that some of the local food vendors have started using traditional packaging, I've had a few takeout meals over the last couple of weeks that have been wrapped in banana leafs. For me that is fantastic news and I really hope it continues and spreads. As for the comments from traders an...
by PeteC
Sun Jul 22, 2018 5:12 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: Limerick Thread
Replies: 76
Views: 933

Re: Limerick Thread

MDMK wrote:
Sun Jul 22, 2018 3:16 am
Pop was famed far and wide for her noodles
and went to work each day with her cute labradoodle
by PeteC
Sun Jul 22, 2018 5:00 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 72
Views: 2318

Re: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

German Qualifying

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by PeteC
Sat Jul 21, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Thailand Floods of 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1302

Re: Thailand Floods of 2018

"The Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department said flooding was reported in at least 11 districts in five provinces: Trat, Phrae, Phetchabun, Phitsanulok and Prachuap Khiri Khan. Flooding was also reported in Kanchanaburi and Kalasin among others."............... Rainy weekend looms, Kanchanabu...
by PeteC
Fri Jul 20, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Ink refill for.printer
Replies: 34
Views: 3722

Re: Ink refill for.printer

^ Don't forget to take the lens cover off when you test it. :P
by PeteC
Fri Jul 20, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Alternative DNS for faster internet
Replies: 3
Views: 303

Re: Alternative DNS for faster internet

Try the above and see what you think over a week, and read their main website as to the benefits and how their system works. I've only used it for a day and to me pages seem to load more quickly than with TOT or the Google 8.8.8.8. It's hard to measure though. Privacy is a big issue with them. See h...
by PeteC
Fri Jul 20, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: The Rugby Thread
Replies: 1899
Views: 55830

Re: The Rugby Thread

Super Rugby Quarter Finals

(1935 local is 1435 Thai)

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by PeteC
Fri Jul 20, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Thailand Floods of 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1302

Re: Thailand Floods of 2018

Tropical storm lashes upper Northeast Mekong River levels rise to critical Published: 20/07/2018 at 04:00 AM Newspaper section: News https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1506582/tropical-storm-lashes-upper-northeast The upper Northeastern provinces are being hit by a tropical storm centred in Vi...
by PeteC
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Thailand Floods of 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1302

Re: Thailand Floods of 2018

Roi Et rushes to plug flood barrier Around Thailand July 19, 2018 14:50 By Thawatchai Krittiyaworakul The Nation Full story and photos at link............ Failed attempts to plug the breached 25-metre section of flood barrier in Tambon Wang Luang of Roi Et's Selaphum district, which allowed water t...
by PeteC
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand
Replies: 2784
Views: 242127

Re: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand

Storm Son-Tinh reaches the Northeast Published: 19/07/2018 at 12:27 PM Online news: https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1506206/storm-son-tinh-reaches-the-northeast?utm_source=bangkopost.com&utm_medium=homepage&utm_campaign=most_recent_box Tropical storm Son-Tinh landed in Vietnam and was expe...
by PeteC
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Alternative DNS for faster internet
Replies: 3
Views: 303

Alternative DNS for faster internet

A place to give recommendations if you find one what performs well and faster than your assigned ISP DNS. Today I started using Cloudshare DNS of 1.1.1.1 and 1.0.0.1 No conclusion yet although initially over the past 30 minutes it seems faster than the TOT DNS. Stay tuned for further updates either ...
by PeteC
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: Limerick Thread
Replies: 76
Views: 933

Re: Limerick Thread

Dannie Boy wrote:
Thu Jul 19, 2018 11:39 am
oakdale160 wrote:
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:31 am
I sit here perusing the forum
To avoid dying from boredom
But the NIght Crawlers are quiet
It’s put my cravings on a diet
Keeping with the best decorum
by PeteC
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Good quality doors ...
Replies: 5
Views: 280

Re: Good quality doors ...

Windsor can make replacement doors to just about any style you want. I think there is a dealer in or near Hua Hin. Pete :cheers:

https://www.windsor.co.th
by PeteC
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: Limerick Thread
Replies: 76
Views: 933

Re: Limerick Thread

Or....."they decided to mail themselves home in a basket" :twisted: