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    2nd April 2020, 20:28
    That is why I asked the question in the first place, is a PDF "signed" using a made up "signature" (you can pick a few different writing styles in...
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    1st April 2020, 19:03
    I'm aware that carrying on without a proper contract extension / new contract in place is considered MoO. Perhaps a silly question but what are...
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    27th March 2020, 14:23
    Exactly, just like London has Excel now, no bother, all sorted! :tired
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    26th March 2020, 23:04
    New York going for the record :ohwell
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    26th March 2020, 15:29
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    Even in Italy where they have a total lockdown and overall a rather terrible situation you can buy pretty much everything. In the UK on the other...
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    26th March 2020, 15:22
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    Exactly this, wouldn't it be easier if they just plastered that all over their queuing page?
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    26th March 2020, 14:54
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    For sure. No idea how it works though, numbers are down to 20k now which matches what I've seen yesterday, but the amount of people in the queue...
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    26th March 2020, 12:32
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    To anyone who can't get eggs locally, relax, loads here: Six Golden Milk Chocolate Praline Eggs, 300g - Fortnum & Mason On sale as well!
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    26th March 2020, 12:18
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    Ocado changed their queuing script yesterday and now I'm greeted with this: Number of users in queue ahead of you: 117446 Your estimated wait...
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    25th March 2020, 21:07
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    Same tulip here, also, what the actual **** is happening with flour? can't get flour anywhere, even mills are stopping any online orders due to huge...
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    25th March 2020, 20:45
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    Care to share their names?
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    25th March 2020, 20:40
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    "Following the Government’s new announcements on Monday, we’re writing to tell you about a new 5-point action plan we’ve introduced into Waitrose...
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    25th March 2020, 13:22
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    FFS missed Ocado's queue three times now...
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    25th March 2020, 12:35
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    I eventually got to the top of the queue and the website crashed :frown ffs. What is also tulipe is that there's a £60 minimum spend limit, which...
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    25th March 2020, 12:27
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    Agreed, which is why I'm waiting for this tulip storm to pass and for people to go back to normal buying single packs rather than clearing shelves in...
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    25th March 2020, 10:59
    dsc replied to a thread Panic buying in General
    Last Friday, local Waitrose, a fairly large shop, 8:00 start, half the shop wiped before 8:30, people queuing with those big blue Ikea bags :mad...
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    24th March 2020, 13:01
    :eek indeed.
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    24th March 2020, 10:30
    So much for lockdowns and social distancing: https://twitter.com/DanJDobson/status/1242001214059024384?s=19 I reckon most / all are self...
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    24th March 2020, 09:14
    dsc replied to a thread Coronavirus (Covid 19) in General
    Yup, UK ICU capacity (NHS statistical data from Jan 2020): There were 4,123 adult critical care beds open and 3,423 occupied, giving an occupancy...
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    24th March 2020, 09:04
    It's like a giant moving petri dish, on average one spreader gives it to three people, so seriously good luck to anyone on that train. Seems like...
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    23rd March 2020, 23:55
    So they've added a few extra non essential businesses to the list like hairdressers, nail salons etc. places which are most likely empty as it is...
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    23rd March 2020, 23:03
    What is "essential" though? If you are self employed and don't get paid if you don't come in, then you probably class that as essential. Apparently...
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    23rd March 2020, 22:21
    Am I the only one who's wondering how they are going to enforce this? Work travel is allowed if you can't work from home which effectively means...
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    22nd March 2020, 19:56
    dsc replied to a thread Coronavirus (Covid 19) in General
    Hospitalisation rate in Italy is around 40% of all patients and around 7% need ICU beds: ...
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    22nd March 2020, 16:07
    dsc replied to a thread Coronavirus (Covid 19) in General
    Cases per million people are pointless for comparisons as each country is at a different stage of the pandemic, has different amount of beds per 1000...
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    22nd March 2020, 13:34
    dsc replied to a thread Coronavirus (Covid 19) in General
    Italy's not yet in their peak right?
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    21st March 2020, 18:04
    dsc replied to a thread Coronavirus (Covid 19) in General
    Where is this out of curiosity?
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    21st March 2020, 16:55
    dsc replied to a thread Coronavirus (Covid 19) in General
    Managing what and how? there is no way to manage this other than locking people down. No one is trying what the UK is doing cause it's criminal, they...
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    20th March 2020, 16:59
    Same tulip here, one bloke who doesn't believe in the virus (!?) doesn't use hand sanitiser, in other words doesn't give a flying ***** in a room full...
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    18th March 2020, 14:38
    dsc replied to a thread worth a read in General
    Brace for Italy+... I'm currently in an office where people have been told yesterday to work from home (I can't as I'm working on hardware and...
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