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by PeteC
Mon Jul 23, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Tips for recycling and reducing plastic use in Thailand
Replies: 134
Views: 9268

Re: Tips for recycling and reducing plastic use in Thailand

It happens a lot in places like Lotus, Big C etc., but admittedly more so in the past than now. At times store security gets a bug up their butt, or instructions from on high if shoplifting has been a recent issue, and they start to enforce it again. They check the insides of women's purses and kid'...
by PeteC
Mon Jul 23, 2018 6:11 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand
Replies: 2786
Views: 242350

Re: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand

More heavy rains to hit country ......"The impact of the Son-Tinh storm was also felt in Prachuap Khiri Khan where goods transport between Thailand and Myanmar through Singkorn border checkpoint has been cut for a week." https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1508246/more-heavy-rains-to-hit-country
by PeteC
Mon Jul 23, 2018 1:10 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 75
Views: 2387

Re: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

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by PeteC
Mon Jul 23, 2018 1:03 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 75
Views: 2387

Re: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

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by PeteC
Mon Jul 23, 2018 12:57 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 75
Views: 2387

Re: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

Germany Results

An exciting race: https://www.bbc.com/sport/formula1/44912617

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by PeteC
Sun Jul 22, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 10032

Re: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

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Locking this thread now. Please carry on with future comments in the "After the cave rescue" thread. viewtopic.php?f=18&t=36703

Thanks. Pete :cheers:
by PeteC
Sun Jul 22, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Tips for recycling and reducing plastic use in Thailand
Replies: 134
Views: 9268

Re: Tips for recycling and reducing plastic use in Thailand

I've noticed that some of the local food vendors have started using traditional packaging, I've had a few takeout meals over the last couple of weeks that have been wrapped in banana leafs. For me that is fantastic news and I really hope it continues and spreads. As for the comments from traders an...
by PeteC
Sun Jul 22, 2018 5:12 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: Limerick Thread
Replies: 80
Views: 1027

Re: Limerick Thread

MDMK wrote:
Sun Jul 22, 2018 3:16 am
Pop was famed far and wide for her noodles
and went to work each day with her cute labradoodle
by PeteC
Sun Jul 22, 2018 5:00 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament
Replies: 75
Views: 2387

Re: 2018 F1 News and Prediction Tournament

German Qualifying

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by PeteC
Sat Jul 21, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Thailand Floods of 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1308

Re: Thailand Floods of 2018

"The Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department said flooding was reported in at least 11 districts in five provinces: Trat, Phrae, Phetchabun, Phitsanulok and Prachuap Khiri Khan. Flooding was also reported in Kanchanaburi and Kalasin among others."............... Rainy weekend looms, Kanchanabu...
by PeteC
Fri Jul 20, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Ink refill for.printer
Replies: 34
Views: 3737

Re: Ink refill for.printer

^ Don't forget to take the lens cover off when you test it. :P
by PeteC
Fri Jul 20, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Alternative DNS for faster internet
Replies: 3
Views: 313

Re: Alternative DNS for faster internet

Try the above and see what you think over a week, and read their main website as to the benefits and how their system works. I've only used it for a day and to me pages seem to load more quickly than with TOT or the Google 8.8.8.8. It's hard to measure though. Privacy is a big issue with them. See h...
by PeteC
Fri Jul 20, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: The Rugby Thread
Replies: 1899
Views: 55837

Re: The Rugby Thread

Super Rugby Quarter Finals

(1935 local is 1435 Thai)

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by PeteC
Fri Jul 20, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Thailand Floods of 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1308

Re: Thailand Floods of 2018

Tropical storm lashes upper Northeast Mekong River levels rise to critical Published: 20/07/2018 at 04:00 AM Newspaper section: News https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1506582/tropical-storm-lashes-upper-northeast The upper Northeastern provinces are being hit by a tropical storm centred in Vi...
by PeteC
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Thailand Floods of 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1308

Re: Thailand Floods of 2018

Roi Et rushes to plug flood barrier Around Thailand July 19, 2018 14:50 By Thawatchai Krittiyaworakul The Nation Full story and photos at link............ Failed attempts to plug the breached 25-metre section of flood barrier in Tambon Wang Luang of Roi Et's Selaphum district, which allowed water t...