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by Nereus
Sun Jul 22, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: News
Topic: After the cave rescue
Replies: 7
Views: 206

Re: After the cave rescue

Boar interviews come under fire https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1507178/boar-interviews-come-under-fire Thai officials have slammed international news agencies' exclusive interviews with the boys rescued from Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai, saying the media coverage risks violating child pr...
by Nereus
Sun Jul 22, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 72
Views: 2309

Re: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

'Stupid, selfish and dangerous': Hamilton slammed for pushing broken-down F1 car https://au.sports.yahoo.com/stupid-selfish-dangerous-hamilton-slammed-pushing-broken-f1-car-233517479.html Lewis Hamilton vowed to “drive like my life depends on it” after his Formula One world championship hopes suffe...
by Nereus
Sun Jul 22, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Tips for recycling and reducing plastic use in Thailand
Replies: 118
Views: 8983

Re: Tips for recycling and reducing plastic use in Thailand

Bid to cut plastic use irks shoppers, traders https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1507726/bid-to-cut-plastic-use-irks-shoppers-traders#cxrecs_s The government's campaign to reduce single-use plastic bags in fresh markets may not be practical, according to traders and customers at the Klong Toe...
by Nereus
Sun Jul 22, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: News
Topic: After the cave rescue
Replies: 7
Views: 206

Re: After the cave rescue

Cave boys speak of 'miracle' rescue after hospital discharge https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1505722/cave-boys-speak-of-miracle-rescue-after-hospital-discharge?utm_source=bangkopost.com&utm_medium=article_news&utm_campaign=most_view_bottom_box Twelve boys and their football coach who survi...
by Nereus
Sun Jul 22, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: News
Topic: After the cave rescue
Replies: 7
Views: 206

Re: After the cave rescue

Big party planned for cave rescue contributors https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1507626/big-party-for-cave-rescuers?utm_source=bangkopost.com&utm_medium=homepage&utm_campaign=most_recent_box The government will stage the “United as One” party on Aug 1 to thank everyone who took part in and ...
by Nereus
Sun Jul 22, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: News
Topic: After the cave rescue
Replies: 7
Views: 206

After the cave rescue

I don't know where to post this, so Mods please move it if required. There have been several reports about what is going to happen now, both with the cave and the boys. It all has a good chance of turning into a complete circus. ..........................................................................
by Nereus
Sat Jul 21, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Tops Supermarket in Hua Hin?
Replies: 43
Views: 2345

Re: Tops Supermarket in Hua Hin?

There's parking at the other end (back entrance) of Power Buy. Plus 'on the road' parking at the opposite side of 88. I'm sure that will add up to more than Villa has nearby. I dont go there very often, but always use the parking at the back. There is also an entrance there with a ramp. edit: and a...
by Nereus
Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Three die in helicopter crash in Khon Kaen
Replies: 5
Views: 405

Re: Three die in helicopter crash in Khon Kaen

PLEASE, do not fly on ANY helicopters in Thailand! This one they keep referring to as AS355NP is a twin engine Airbus Helicopters (formerly Eurocopter Group). In fact, it should be reffered to by its registration number HS-PNG. One of the worlds safest helicopters, even in single engine form. Also r...
by Nereus
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Buying a SIM card at Hua Hin airport
Replies: 6
Views: 460

Re: Buying a SIM card at Hua Hin airport

There are approximately 50 licensed government airports in Thailand. :twisted:
by Nereus
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 699
Views: 83006

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

Bus backs over Chinese boy, 6, at temple https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1505690/bus-backs-over-chinese-boy-6-at-temple?utm_source=bangkopost.com&utm_medium=homepage&utm_campaign=most_recent_box CHON BURI: A 6-year-old Chinese boy was killed while chasing a cat as he ran behind a tour coac...
by Nereus
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Three die in helicopter crash in Khon Kaen
Replies: 5
Views: 405

Re: Three die in helicopter crash in Khon Kaen

Unbelievable! Now they don't know how many were on the helicopter! By the look of what is left of it, it must of hit the ground at one hell of a rate of speed. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Death toll confusion over helicopter crash in Khon Kaen https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/g...
by Nereus
Wed Jul 18, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Three die in helicopter crash in Khon Kaen
Replies: 5
Views: 405

Re: Helicopter crash

Death toll in helicopter crash raised to four https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1505622/death-toll-in-helicopter-crash-raised-to-four?utm_source=bangkopost.com&utm_medium=homepage&utm_campaign=most_recent_box KHON KAEN: Four people were killed when their helicopter crashed onto a dry paddy f...
by Nereus
Wed Jul 18, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Three die in helicopter crash in Khon Kaen
Replies: 5
Views: 405

Three die in helicopter crash in Khon Kaen

Well, they have been having a good run lately. But this one is not military, it is owned by Heliluck Aviation Co and was under contract to TV Channel 7. RIP. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Three die in helicopter crash in Khon Kaen https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/gener...
by Nereus
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:46 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: Limerick Thread
Replies: 69
Views: 873

Re: Limerick Thread

There was a young man from Australia
That painted his arse like Dahlia
But the tropical sun shone down on his bum
And the whole flipping thing was a failure :shock:
by Nereus
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: The Car Challenge
Replies: 1377
Views: 20716

Re: The Car Challenge

Looks like an Austin Champ from the early 50’s Nobody else? Strictly speaking, as it appears to be an ex-military version, its official designation was: "Truck, 1/4 ton, CT, 4×4, Cargo & FFW, Austin Mk.1", however the civilian name "Champ" was universally, if unofficially, applied to it. The milita...