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by PeteC
Sat Oct 21, 2017 6:48 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: IKTS 2017/2018
Replies: 31
Views: 2026

Re: IKTS 2017/2018

The weekend is not starting well. Everyone got a -10 or a 0 on the West Ham vs Brighton match. :(
by PeteC
Sat Oct 21, 2017 6:42 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Thailand floods of 2017
Replies: 82
Views: 11938

Re: Thailand floods of 2017

Locals around Phong River go on high alert https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1346322/locals-around-phong-river-go-on-high-alert "People living near the Phong River have been urged to move their belongings to higher ground as quickly as possible as the Ubolratana dam in Khon Kaen on Friday st...
by PeteC
Fri Oct 20, 2017 4:45 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Galvanised mesh panels
Replies: 1
Views: 208

Re: Galvanised mesh panels

The below are in Bangkok but their website seems that they are experienced with English speaking buyers. I'm sure delivery to Hua Hin wouldn't be a problem. A place to start anyway. Pete :cheers:

http://www.decorative-wiremesh.com/prod ... fence.html
by PeteC
Fri Oct 20, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: News
Topic: News and updates following the passing of King Bhumibol Adulyadej
Replies: 52
Views: 16029

Re: News and updates following the passing of King Bhumibol Adulyadej

TELEVISION ORDERED TO RESTORE FULL COLOR BANGKOK — A week before the cremation of King Bhumibol, the national broadcasting regulator told television stations Thursday to stop stripping the color from their programming. The urgent order to restore full color was passed on to all channels yesterday e...
by PeteC
Fri Oct 20, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: News
Topic: B700m park to honour Thai kings in Hua Hin
Replies: 46
Views: 5168

Re: B700m park to honour Thai kings in Hua Hin

Army backs B16m toilet, shop spend https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1345666/army-backs-b16m-toilet-shop-spend "Army chief Chalermchai Sitthisad on Thursday defended a decision to spend 15.9 million baht on building shops and public toilets at Rajabhakti Park in Pra­chuap Khiri Khan. Respond...
by PeteC
Thu Oct 19, 2017 2:56 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) Treatment
Replies: 9
Views: 513

Re: Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) Treatment

^ There seems to be many other applications than just arthritis. Below is one article. There are many more on Google. Pete :cheers: https://treatingpain.com/treatment/regenexx-platelet-rich-plasma-prp "PRP is a next-generation injection procedure commonly used to treat the following conditions: Oste...
by PeteC
Thu Oct 19, 2017 4:17 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: Champions League Prediction League 2017-18
Replies: 12
Views: 633

Re: Champions League Prediction League 2017-18

Standings as of the end of Round #3

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Round Winner

Round #1 21.5 points RZR

Round #2 21.83 points Pharvey

Round #3 17.16 points Pete
by PeteC
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:53 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Smoking ban on Hua Hin and Thai beaches, jail time for offenders
Replies: 67
Views: 4777

Re: Smoking ban on Hua Hin and Thai beaches, jail time for offenders

They really need to look at what the currents are bringing down the coast from the Chao Praya, as well as the brand mark on the filters. I have a sneaky feeling many will be Zhonghua, Zhongnanhai or Lesser Panda, assuming that is that Cha Am beaches are popular with Chinese tourists.
by PeteC
Wed Oct 18, 2017 4:22 pm
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: The Rugby Thread
Replies: 1818
Views: 47662

Re: The Rugby Thread

Took the liberty of finishing off the 2017 Championship pool with the final results:

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by PeteC
Wed Oct 18, 2017 3:12 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) Treatment
Replies: 9
Views: 513

Re: PRP Treatment

For those who don't know, including me:

"Athletes who endure chronic pain from tendon injuries can finally get relief from a safe, non-surgical procedure. It's called Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy, and it utilizes platelets from the athletes' own blood to rebuild a damaged tendon."
by PeteC
Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: Champions League Prediction League 2017-18
Replies: 12
Views: 633

Re: Champions League Prediction League 2017-18

One thing I haven't been doing is listing the winner of each round. Below is an update, Round #3 to be listed after tonight's results. Pete :cheers:

Round #1 21.5 points RZR

Round #2 21.83 points Pharvey
by PeteC
Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: Champions League Prediction League 2017-18
Replies: 12
Views: 633

Re: Champions League Prediction League 2017-18

Don't forget your picks. Matches on Wednesday night. Pete :cheers:
by PeteC
Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:06 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Easy fishing in Hua Hin
Replies: 17
Views: 1222

Re: Easy fishing in Hua Hin

More on the above..... Tonnes of dead fish wash up on Hua Hin beach Published: 17/10/2017 at 06:06 PM Online news: https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1344140/tonnes-of-dead-fish-wash-up-on-hua-hin-beach?utm_source=bangkopost.com&utm_medium=homepage&utm_campaign=most_recent_box PRACHUAP KHIRI K...
by PeteC
Tue Oct 17, 2017 3:28 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand
Replies: 2572
Views: 215466

Re: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand

No rain in the east all day. Allowed me to get all the grass cut as finally dried out from last week’s rain. Ok to rain now, bring it on! :D
by PeteC
Tue Oct 17, 2017 11:42 am
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Snakes in the house and garden
Replies: 303
Views: 34981

Re: Snakes in the house and garden

We have a lot of them around this time of year also. They leave their old skin on select sharp edge places overnight. Must be the season. Pete :cheers: