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    I feel that you may have answered your own...

    I feel that you may have answered your own question.
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    Stringfellows. :smokin

    Stringfellows.
    :smokin
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    Take the free bus FFS. :eyes

    Take the free bus FFS.
    :eyes
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    One of them needs some jail time pour encourager...

    One of them needs some jail time pour encourager les autres.
    Maybe a few more than one for good measure.
    :grin
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    Andrew Neil just gave Nadhim Zawali a royal...

    Andrew Neil just gave Nadhim Zawali a royal kicking on Politics Live over this proposal.
    It was a joyous thing of beauty to witness.
    :)
  6. An interesting question. But, sadly, not one that...

    An interesting question. But, sadly, not one that I can answer except to underline that the contract market has changed over the last 15 years; things are not as they once were, so beware.

    Also,...
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    Dude, you live in Wales. They'd end up paying...

    Dude, you live in Wales. They'd end up paying you.
    :laugh
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    Simon Schama was just blissfully frank on the BBC...

    Simon Schama was just blissfully frank on the BBC new earlier. Find it on catch-up if you can; it's well worth a view.
    :music:
  9. Thread: Luftwaffe One

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    Just a small point of minor interest: the...

    Just a small point of minor interest: the Luftwaffe more or less built Findel (ref.: Luxembourg Airport - Wikipedia).
    It has a very extensive international newspaper shop as I seem to recall.
    :)
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    One feels that this thread has veered slightly...

    One feels that this thread has veered slightly off topic.
    :uofftopic
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    *opens popcorn* :smokin

    *opens popcorn*
    :smokin
  12. Come back when you're time served. :eyes

    Come back when you're time served.
    :eyes
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    Democracy, 'init? One doesn't have much right to...

    No[/QUOTE]
    Democracy, 'init? One doesn't have much right to complain if one does not take part.

    Come on; the moral high-ground comes at the price of a stamp.
    :smile
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    Well, I'm impressed. Well done. :eyes

    Well, I'm impressed. Well done. :eyes
  15. My point, for clarity, is that you were...

    My point, for clarity, is that you were contracted for a period of time and chose, for whatever reason, to not complete that contract... one could argue, without having further information as to your...
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    What's the difference these days? :eyes

    What's the difference these days?
    :eyes
  17. Google: How many email addresses can I set up...

    Google: How many email addresses can I set up with Office 365 small - Microsoft Community

    Or...

    Add another email alias for a user | Microsoft Docs
  18. FTFY... OP will thank me later when they have to...

    FTFY... OP will thank me later when they have to integrate to a CRM (Dynamics?).
    :wink
  19. Use a hankie like normal people. :puke:

    Use a hankie like normal people.
    :puke:
  20. Hmmm, I struggle to see why anyone would want the...

    Hmmm, I struggle to see why anyone would want the overhead of running their own email server these days; particularly so for small start-ups.

    I currently use GSuite and it's fine. I opened my...
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    Agreed. I have always requested that contracts...

    Agreed.

    I have always requested that contracts only provide for me giving the client notice; they can get rid of me whenever they like: 0 days notice.

    Sometime the agent wont accept that as it...
  22. Agreed. World-wide steel production has been next...

    Agreed. World-wide steel production has been next to uncompetitive for decades following China's oversupply into the market. It's been continually reported, so it should not have come as a surprise...
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    I have done similar for several non-banking,...

    I have done similar for several non-banking, loan-type arrangements to third-parties. It's very straight forward and keeps everything nice and neat.
    HTH.
  24. Thread: Nigel Farage...

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    Yes. Agreed.

    Yes. Agreed.
  25. Thread: Nigel Farage...

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    I particularly liked the bit in the video where...

    I particularly liked the bit in the video where he whines "you should have seen that coming a mile away" at his bodyguard... maybe NF could have warned his bodyguard if he's so bloody good at...
  26. You bailed out on an existing contract in order...

    You bailed out on an existing contract in order to jump ship onto another that seemed to be more attractive... so, you might well ask "what's the point of the contract?"
    :eyes
  27. ^^ This. It's obvious if one needs to keep the...

    ^^ This.

    It's obvious if one needs to keep the money rolling in in the short to medium-term.
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    Wait; what? Farage is 53? WTAF? :confused:

    Wait; what? Farage is 53? WTAF?
    :confused:
  29. Sticky: Also totaljobs.com (https://www.totaljobs.com)...

    Also totaljobs.com which seems to be another white-labled job-site.
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    FTFY. #WomenInIT Ducks. Runs for cover....

    FTFY.

    #WomenInIT

    Ducks. Runs for cover....
  31. Thread: Alabama - WTF!

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    No, it really isn't. You should make your...

    No, it really isn't.


    You should make your point is you have one. If it is that pumping some bird bestows some god-like right to dictate her future than you are, I'm afraid, part of the problem....
  32. Thread: Alabama - WTF!

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    One would have more deeply rooted issues with...

    One would have more deeply rooted issues with one's relationship if this were the case.

    But nice straw man... Now ****-off; the grown ups are talking.
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    Well, I guess that one dead,...

    Well, I guess that one dead, sop-to-the-Nationalists language looks pretty much like any other...

    ;)
  34. Thread: Alabama - WTF!

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    Nope. Men have absolutely no right to condemn a...

    Nope. Men have absolutely no right to condemn a woman to nine months of gestating what is, in effect, a parasite, followed by hours of screaming agony and a lifetime of continuing support.

    Men's...
  35. Politics live 15/05/2019: Loan charge and freelncer tax debts...

    Should be interesting for those involved and us casual observers.
  36. Thread: Alabama - WTF!

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    This is the nub of the argument IMHO: men have no...

    This is the nub of the argument IMHO: men have no skin in this game; it is for women, and only women, to legislate in this area.

    The patriarchy don't seem to be able to separate women from...
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    My experience is broadly similar, but I'm...

    My experience is broadly similar, but I'm fighting on to see how the whole experience works out for me.

    See here:...
  38. So, I guess that I should report back with my...

    So, I guess that I should report back with my own, current experience of using Knowledge Academy: disappointing.

    The CBT is pretty much what one expects from CBT insofar as it's pretty high-level...
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    Hold on a mo'... "2007"... ""Frankie Says Relax"...

    Hold on a mo'... "2007"... ""Frankie Says Relax" t-shirt on the day"... "then-girlfriend-now-wife"... and she still married you... WTF?
    :eek
  40. Thread: Metro bank

    by wattaj
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    Look into Tide as an interim measure. Their...

    Look into Tide as an interim measure. Their account opening process takes minutes.
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    When you say "umbrella", is this "umbrella" based...

    When you say "umbrella", is this "umbrella" based in the UK or offshore?
    Perhaps you could name the two "umbrellas" that are in play?
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    Jobserve's "Profile" function... They have...

    Jobserve's "Profile" function... They have clearly learned nothing from the CV mangling that iProfile (may they rest in peace) perpetrated upon the World.
    :mad
  43. "Cost" is not the same as "Value". Put a...

    "Cost" is not the same as "Value".

    Put a higher value on your time than the ticket price into AMS.
  44. I lived and worked in the Netherlands between...

    I lived and worked in the Netherlands between 1998 and 2000. My accommodation was circa £1500pcm, but it was worth it (the top two floors at 650 Prinsengracht :glasses) .
    Things will obviously have...
  45. Seek and ye shall find......

    Seek and ye shall find... https://www.contractoruk.com/forums/accounting-legal/132452-starling-now-integrates-freeagent.html?highlight=starling
  46. Does your accountant provide a discount on the...

    Does your accountant provide a discount on the cost of FreeAgent?

    If not, then look at RBS who will supply FreeAgent for £5pcm (exc banking transaction fees). The account opening process was a...
  47. Why keep a dog around and bark oneself? :grin

    Why keep a dog around and bark oneself?
    :grin
  48. Has anyone used the online training from "The Knowledge Academy"?

    I've a bit of free time on my hands at the moment and I've been offered a reasonably good deal on all of their on-line courses (excl. exam fees).

    The Knowledge Academy

    Are they worth the...
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    My bet will be on a rise in FTC roles. I am...

    My bet will be on a rise in FTC roles. I am already seeing that in Scotland; much more so than in previous years. Bog standard contractors are likely to in for a hard time IMHO.

    Sorry to be so...
  50. This is all that I need to know in order to tell...

    This is all that I need to know in order to tell the "business" to FRO.

    Get paid in cash for the services that you supply to any such business... unless you see it as a hobby and you're doing the...
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