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  1. Barbers/hairdressers on/near ER - recommendations?

    I'm back for a whistlestop weekend and looking to get my haircut tomorrow morning. I'm having lunch at 12 before the match so the only window is in the morning - does anyone have a recommended reasonable barber (just for a guy's haircut) on ER/Abbeyhill. I know there's plenty of them but...

    Started by lyonhibs, 17-11-2017 11:52 AM
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  2. AC/DC Malcolm Young dies

    His guitar sound and style were the backbone of AC/DC, i guess Bon will be waiting on the Highway to Hell with open arms http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-42037566

    Started by At The Edge, 18-11-2017 03:05 PM
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  3. Desert Island Beer

    OK, you can have one beer that you take with you to a desert island (an endless supply, but just the one brand) - what are you having?

    Started by Sylar, 13-11-2017 02:36 PM
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    17-11-2017, 09:18 PM Go to last post
  4. Borders Buses Promotion

    Just a wee heads up for anyone that can take advantage of this, Borders Buses are charging a fiver for a Borderless Day Ticket which allows unlimited use across all their services until 26/11.

    Started by HUTCHYHIBBY, 11-11-2017 01:49 PM
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    12-11-2017, 08:53 PM Go to last post
  5. Best place to get a first car?

    Where is the best place to buy a first car nowadays? The laddie is 17 soon, nowhere seems to have anything for under a 1000 like there was not too many years ago.

    Started by H18 SFR, 11-11-2017 02:53 PM
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    11-11-2017, 11:58 PM Go to last post
  6. Saturday night City centre

    Obviously Ive done a City center night out many times. My brother is coming up with me this weekend for the Dundee game (he usually makes 2 or 3 or 4 matches a season) and we're planning a few drinks in the town center, anyone got any recommendations for pubs/bars? Maybe somewhere a little...

    Started by Lancs Harp, 01-11-2017 07:42 PM
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    07-11-2017, 10:36 PM Go to last post
  7. Spouse behaviour. Opinions wanted

    On Sunday about 4 my wife said she haf a client interested in some business and was meeting for coffee ten miles away. i discovered on her return much later she had no paperwork and couldn't n the info available done anything at all. Basically a call or text would have been enough. later...

    Started by stuart-farquhar, 06-06-2017 12:49 PM
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    07-11-2017, 06:59 PM Go to last post
  8. Moved: The 2017-18 Ashes

    Started by Mibbes Aye, 07-11-2017 06:41 PM
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    07-11-2017, 06:49 PM Go to last post
  9. Things you miss as an expat

    The getting old thread got me thinking. We must be a fair few on here that are no longer living within spitting distance of Easter Road. I was thinking about all the things I miss living away from home. My main one is proper pubs, I try to explain this to Swedes and they look at me like I have two...

    Started by TRC, 06-11-2017 10:51 PM
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    07-11-2017, 11:36 AM Go to last post
  10. The most beautiful tracks

    I've just been listening to The Lonely Shepherd by Zamfir and the Blade Runner love theme by Vangelis and they're both truly beautiful. If we were to make a Hibs.net playlist of beautiful tracks, which would you nominate? PS. Listen to the songs I mentioned when you're ready to be chilled.

    Started by Hibbyradge, 15-10-2017 12:46 AM
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    05-11-2017, 07:07 PM Go to last post
  11. Unfunny comedians

    Gina Yashere John Bishop Ricky Gervais Michael McIntyre

    Started by snooky, 28-08-2017 10:36 PM
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    03-11-2017, 11:01 AM Go to last post
  12. The work Christmas night out...............

    It was with no small degree of relief that I realised I'll be out of the country on business on the date of this year's work Xmas night out. Am I alone in feeling, at best, a total sense of ennui with this "tradition"? Here in Switzerland there's generally less of the mass drinking and...

    Started by lyonhibs, 31-10-2017 08:07 PM
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    03-11-2017, 03:24 AM Go to last post
  13. 1 bedroom flats to Rent in Edinburgh

    Any hibs.netters able to point me in the direction of 1 bedroom flats to rent in Edinburgh? Currently renting a room but needing my own space again.

    Started by Hiberniankb, 02-11-2017 09:48 AM
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    02-11-2017, 08:08 PM Go to last post
  14. South By South West Festival

    Anyone done the SXSW festival in Austin Texas before? Persuaded the wife to go next year as on my bucket list. So looking into the logistics and availability now. Any help or advice would be much appreciated. Is it similar in set up to the Fringe with venues dotted all over the town? It sounds...

    Started by The Modfather, 31-10-2017 05:34 PM
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    02-11-2017, 12:43 PM Go to last post
  15. San Fran - Vegas - New York

    Has anyone done these three destinations together recently. Ideally 4 night stay in each in the order I have posted. Looking for who you booked/planned it with or whether you done all yourself on net. Cheers.

    Started by Scouse Hibby, 29-10-2017 03:08 PM
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    01-11-2017, 05:56 PM Go to last post
  16. Sky Arts - Feast of Friends

    There is a great little self filmed diary from the Doors on Sky Arts on demand. If you don't like the Doors then it might not be up your street but some of the songs are tremendous. Thoroughly enjoyed it.

    Started by sleeping giant, 27-10-2017 07:34 PM
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    28-10-2017, 08:41 PM Go to last post
  17. How the hell do they know this?

    http://www.motherwelltimes.co.uk/news/brits-lose-more-than-3-million-down-the-sofa-each-year-1-4564156 :dunno: :crazy:

    Started by snooky, 19-09-2017 11:51 AM
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    26-10-2017, 07:51 PM Go to last post
  18. Fantastic animal clips

    I read somewhere that half of global internet searches are for porn, but cute animal videos must be up there too. Facebook and Twitter are full of them and some are very enjoyable. This one, which I saw just now on FB, really appeals to me. The intelligence of the dog is admirable. You...

    Started by Hibbyradge, 23-10-2017 12:16 PM
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    23-10-2017, 04:02 PM Go to last post
  19. Buying a used car

    We are off out this weekend to buy the laddie a car (he's paying). If we go to a dealer , can I still expect a discount on the screen price ? Cash is no longer King I believe. Would it be beneficial to take finance in be hope of getting a bigger discount then paying it off within the 14 days ? ...

    Started by sleeping giant, 20-10-2017 06:05 PM
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    23-10-2017, 06:17 AM Go to last post
  20. Songs you hate

    Seeing as we have a few music threads I thought I would start this on songs you hate or found annoying. I will get ball rolling with: Word Up - Cameo or Gun How Bizzare - OMC All songs - M People

    Started by Captain Trips, 10-10-2017 11:04 PM
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    20-10-2017, 10:18 PM Go to last post
  21. Athletico Mince.

    Anybody listen to the podcast? they are doing a live show in Edinburgh soon, got a ticket for it, can't wait. Bob Mortimer is a genius.

    Started by Mango Man, 20-10-2017 09:03 AM
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    20-10-2017, 07:13 PM Go to last post
  22. Company offer emails

    You ever get say an email from say Dominos or anyone only to get the next day an apology email saying mistake in last one. Am I cynical to think they do this actually on purpose to send you 2 emails advertising themselves.

    Started by Captain Trips, 19-10-2017 09:17 AM
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    19-10-2017, 03:45 PM Go to last post
  23. Flying to New York.

    Hi guys, who's the best airline to fly direct to New York from Edinburgh with these days? Had planned on booking with Delta but been told they don't have IFE (In-flight entertainment systems) on this route. Anyone flew with Delta, is this true? Thanks.

    Started by DH1875, 06-06-2017 10:48 PM
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    13-10-2017, 04:41 PM Go to last post
  24. What song does this remind you of?

    My memory is getting worse. Have a listen to the drums on St Vincent's song, "Every tear disappears". Where have I heard that beat before? It's bugging the life out of me.

    Started by Hibbyradge, 12-10-2017 07:20 PM
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    12-10-2017, 08:02 PM Go to last post
  25. Help with my slang words collection

    I'm looking for some help completing a slang A-Z alphabet for words used specific to Edinburgh/East coast that start with the letters A,E,I,M,O,Q,U,V,Y,Z. Ive got loads for the other letters, but stuck with these.

    Started by seanshow, 26-09-2017 10:42 PM
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    08-10-2017, 11:04 PM Go to last post
  26. Livingston shopping centre

    Hi guys, what's the best train station to use to get to the shopping centre in Livingston? Know its near the football stadium and its a bit of a trek, so which ones best? Or which one is easier to catch a bus or taxi from to get to the centre, thanks.

    Started by DH1875, 04-08-2017 05:03 PM
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    05-10-2017, 12:24 PM Go to last post
  27. BT Sport discount

    Got a letter today from this horrible company telling me my discount ends in December and I need to renew my BT Broadband contract to keep the discount. Hate being manipulated this way. Especially by an organisation that constantly takes the p***. Maybe I'm stuck with it. Does anyone have any...

    Started by Dan Sarf, 28-09-2017 12:41 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    03-10-2017, 11:23 AM Go to last post
  28. Wireless charging

    I've started to notice that all new phones seem to come with wireless charging. I've never had a problem charging my phone, and I don't need the option of charging my phone when I'm out for a meal or a drink. It's a case of solving a problem that doesn't exist imo. I charge my phone when I'm...

    Started by lord bunberry, 30-09-2017 07:55 PM
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    02-10-2017, 12:24 PM Go to last post
  29. Best soundtracks

    Anyone got any favorite soundtracks or bands that you've discovered on the back of watching something? Trainspotting has a great soundtrack, especially for those of us who were in our late teens at the time. Twin Peaks new season has had some good tunes on it, got me listening to the...

    Started by matty_f, 01-08-2017 12:25 AM
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    01-10-2017, 07:05 PM Go to last post
  30. Green quirks

    I'm currently nursing a broken wrist and my GP has suggested that I take different stuff to help the bone heal better. This includes 3 types of homeopathy, each in a different coloured container/tube thing. To make sure that I don't miss one or take any twice I quickly established an order. ...

    Started by Peevemor, 25-09-2017 06:02 PM
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    01-10-2017, 02:42 PM Go to last post
  31. Wheeler Dealers

    I've been a big fan of this show for years now, but I didn't know that the upcoming series has been filmed without Edd China. Apparently he walked out as he wasn't happy with the way the production was changing. It's a real shame as the the 2 of them worked well together. Hopefully it's not the...

    Started by lord bunberry, 24-09-2017 08:36 AM
    • Replies: 15
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    25-09-2017, 08:51 AM Go to last post
  32. Favourite Avatar?

    Who has your favourite avatar? I'd go for SRH's avatar (sadly now changed) of Scarlett Johansson giving two fingers. :top marks (Source, SRH?)

    Started by snooky, 22-09-2017 12:23 AM
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    24-09-2017, 04:40 PM Go to last post
  33. Glasgow sesh today

    Glasgow sesh today, not starting till after the old firm game, anyone know of any good central boozers where we will definitely avoid Huns?

    Started by H18 SFR, 23-09-2017 07:45 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    23-09-2017, 10:43 AM Go to last post
  34. How important is Grammar/Spelling these days?

    Have to admit, and much to my own annoyance, I'm a stickler for it myself, although I do slip up regularly, but hopefully not spoken only written. I get unnecessarily agitated when I see misspelled words and endless sentences with no punctuation or paragraphs. I'm no expert, and certainly not...

    Started by Alfiembra, 19-09-2017 07:33 AM
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    21-09-2017, 04:42 PM Go to last post
  35. Young drivers Car advice

    The 17 year old boy is hoping to pass his driving test soon and will be looking for a semi decent reliable car for getting him to work and uni. We've been pricing up motors and insurance.:greengrin: Anyone have any advice on the subject? I'm trying to temper his expectations as I'll be...

    Started by sleeping giant, 15-09-2017 10:41 AM
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    20-09-2017, 05:22 PM Go to last post
  36. switching bank accounts

    might seem like a daft question so apologies in advance, ive only ever had the same bank account for the last 20 years, im thinking of changing banks in the near future, do i need to contact each company i have a direct debit etc with or is there an easy way of sorting it

    Started by allant1981, 18-09-2017 11:26 AM
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    19-09-2017, 05:52 AM Go to last post
  37. Grant Hart of Husker Du fame dead.

    http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/grant-hart-husker-du-drummer-and-singer-dead-at-56-w501508 Only yesterday I randomly plucked Candy Apple Grey out of my CD pile to play in the car. Husker Du were hugely influential on both The Pixies and Nirvana. How sad to see him die at only 56.

    Started by marinello59, 14-09-2017 01:03 PM
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    17-09-2017, 04:00 PM Go to last post
  38. 3 words better than "I love you"?

    Fill your boots. :wink:

    Started by Hibbyradge, 24-08-2017 07:57 AM
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  39. Luke Skywalker supports Wolves

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-41219375 Han surely is a Hibbie? What teams do other fictional characters probably support?

    Started by Glory Lurker, 10-09-2017 07:08 PM
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    12-09-2017, 06:14 AM Go to last post
  40. Sky and other options?

    I recently took my Sky and Bt sports out. I was fed up shelling out money because I didn't feel that paying for the basic stuff just to have the right to get sports was fair or fairly priced. However my situation is that I have saved cash but its catch 22 because i only ever got sky for the...

    Started by Just Jimmy, 05-08-2016 10:28 AM
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    11-09-2017, 09:53 PM Go to last post

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