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by Groodman
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Temporary daily help in household due to broken arm and foot
Replies: 1
Views: 249

Re: Temporary daily help in household due to broken arm and foot

My wife & I have a friend who might be suitable her name is Tip. She is Thai 50 years old & can speak English (reading & writing is not so good). She also drives & has a car so she should be able to help on hospital trips or the odd trip out should your mother feel up to it. She lives in Pranburi & ...
by Groodman
Fri May 25, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: GBP vs THB
Replies: 1428
Views: 117450

Re: GBP vs THB

Expecting to stay in Thailand for the long term the GBP/THB Exchange Rate and anticipated fall in sterling was one of the main reasons I decided to buy property rather than rent. If I was going back to the UK I would be taking back awing a tidy profit
by Groodman
Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:58 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Which car would you feel safest in Thailand
Replies: 72
Views: 5381

Re: Which car would you feel safest in Thailand

Same as in the UK the one I was driving.
by Groodman
Fri Jul 28, 2017 4:16 pm
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Name calling in Thailand
Replies: 29
Views: 2555

Re: Name calling in Thailand

My name is Rodney I have been called Farang by female friends of my Thai wife followed by a big cuddle, my father in law calls me Woodey neither do I find offensive. I run a pub for a while near London and was called more offensive names (also assaulted and spat upon) than I have ever been called in...
by Groodman
Sat Mar 21, 2015 10:43 am
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Medical Cover Insurance for expats in HH
Replies: 17
Views: 3651

Re: Medical Cover Insurance for expats in HH

Is there a 'Group Scheme' for Medical insurance in Hua Hin similar to the one offerred by the Pattaya City Expat Club. They offer AXA Insurance 3 levels of cover the mid being Baht 30443pa for ahe 60-65. Can be renewed up to age 75. You have to join the club at Baht 400pa % go to Pattaya one time. I...