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by prcscct
Fri Mar 31, 2017 3:14 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: New drivers must soon take 15 hours of training
Replies: 6
Views: 440

Re: New drivers must soon take 15 hours of training

BANGKOK — "Plans to require 15 hours of training for new drivers to get their licenses were withdrawn Wednesday by the government, which said the new regulations needed careful review......"

http://www.khaosodenglish.com/news/tran ... s-shelved/
by prcscct
Thu Mar 30, 2017 4:41 am
Forum: News
Topic: Residents angry as dredged sediment dumped
Replies: 2
Views: 332

Residents angry as dredged sediment dumped

"Residents of Prachuap Khiri Khan’s Pranburi District have complained to the Marine Department after 37,500 tonnes of muddy sediment, dredged from the navigation channel at the Hua Hin–Pattaya ferry pier, was dumped on Pranburi Beach.".....

http://www.nationmultimedia.com/news/br ... s/30310681
by prcscct
Wed Mar 29, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: News of the Weird - this just in!
Replies: 867
Views: 43999

Re: News of the Weird - this just in!

^ That is the stuff nightmares are made of. :shock:
by prcscct
Wed Mar 29, 2017 3:23 am
Forum: Hua Hin Golf
Topic: 2017 Masters Superbru Prediction Pool
Replies: 0
Views: 127

2017 Masters Superbru Prediction Pool

I've created the above on the chance that some people may be interested. If so, please go to the below and sign up. I'll keep it active until the start of the tournament and if no interest, or not enough interest, I'll kill it. Pete :cheers: http://www.superbru.com/themasters/pool.php?p=11689358 Poo...
by prcscct
Mon Mar 27, 2017 12:13 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand
Replies: 2442
Views: 193709

Re: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand

Big Boy wrote:
Mon Mar 27, 2017 8:56 am
Yes, it's certainly been pouring down here since 6:30 when I woke up.
Yes, here on the eastern front since 0500 and still going but sky is bright to the east so I expect it's about over soon for the day. Enough water to last the garden for a week and filled the pool. Pete :cheers:
by prcscct
Mon Mar 27, 2017 3:26 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 43
Views: 2336

Re: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

If you click on the below spreadsheet it will open a bit larger in size in a new window. At least it does for me using Chrome.
phpSQIAWdPM.jpg
by prcscct
Mon Mar 27, 2017 3:05 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 43
Views: 2336

Re: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

Things are hard to copy/paste this year due to the change in the Superbru website format, so you'll probably see screen shots like the below until I figure out an easier way. phpqlIuBiPM.jpg A surprise start of sorts with Vettel taking it from Hamilton, and Bottas challenging the entire race. Bodes ...
by prcscct
Mon Mar 27, 2017 2:45 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 43
Views: 2336

Re: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

I post this about Superbru F1 scoring this year as it has changed: Changes to motorsport predictor scoring Hutch | Commercial Director Tue 21 Mar 2017 We are excited to announce some changes to our F1 and MotoGP Predictor games. Why was change needed? There were a few issues with the old system, inc...
by prcscct
Sun Mar 26, 2017 2:23 pm
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 43
Views: 2336

Re: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

Australia race results. A ton of "did not finish". Pool results later...... Pete :cheers: http://www.crash.net/f1/race-report/243086/1/vettel-ferrari-victorious-in-australian-gp-as-mercedes-wilt.html 1. Sebastian Vettel GER Ferrari - Ferrari 57 laps 2. Lewis Hamilton GBR Mercedes - Mercedes +9.975s ...
by prcscct
Sat Mar 25, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Songkran 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 1214

Re: Songkran 2017

^ :lach: as predicted. This Gov is going to tear itself apart sooner or later simply because of the lack of a good Press Secretary. Pete :cheers:
by prcscct
Sat Mar 25, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 43
Views: 2336

Re: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

^ Young Verstappen is going to have Ricky ar doe mumbling to himself in some corner sooner or later. It may even be this season. I think that boy is going to be the next Hamilton. Pete :cheers:
by prcscct
Sat Mar 25, 2017 5:49 pm
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Songkran 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 1214

Re: Songkran 2017

I would say stay tuned to this thread until someone hears or reads something about Hua Hin plans and restrictions if any. Pete :cheers: EDIT: Khao San road is close to the Wat where people are still lining up by the thousands daily to pay respects. Given that, this year Bangkok restrictions may inde...
by prcscct
Sat Mar 25, 2017 5:45 pm
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Songkran 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 1214

Re: Songkran 2017

The Bangkok Post has a bit of a different spin on it. IMO, if they allow any "soaking" at all, it will turn into a full blown Songkran armageddon in about 30 seconds regardless. Pete :cheers:

http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general ... be-subdued
by prcscct
Sat Mar 25, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 43
Views: 2336

Re: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

Isn't there a difference between UK and USA? UK is last weekend in March and October. "Daylight saving time 2017 in United States of America began at 2:00 AM on Sunday, March 12 and ends at 2:00 AM on Sunday, November 5 All times are in Eastern Time." Things may be changing. Some talk about doing a...
by prcscct
Sat Mar 25, 2017 5:26 pm
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 43
Views: 2336

Re: 2017 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

I think it's televised on FOX network as it is every year. I saw the end of qualifying on TRUE channel 6?? but didn't notice if Fox. Just glanced at the final rankings listed. Pete