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  1. Scotland's People

    I've just signed up to Scotland's people and I am amazed that how easy it was to find my ancestors. Within 25 minutes I had Wedding certificates that enabled me to trace back to 1850 when public records began . I can go back further using the church records but although I can find a couple of...

    Started by sleeping giant, 14-04-2017 11:22 AM
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  2. Any guitar players out there?

    My son is getting group lessons at his school and it made me remember my old electric acoustic guitar in the garage that hadn't been played for about 17 years. We used to go down to original banana row back in the day and thrash about (very badly!) Anyway, I decided to get it repaired again and...

    Started by Pete, 03-02-2017 06:03 AM
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    19-05-2017, 07:02 PM Go to last post
  3. Switching energy companies

    Last year I switched from Scottisg Power to N Power. I have gas and electricity and live in a 3 bed semi. I was paying 78 per month and this has just been revised and they now want me to pay 229 per month . Scandalous . Be careful if you are switching for a cheaper deal. It might seem cheap...

    Started by sleeping giant, 17-05-2017 09:57 AM
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    18-05-2017, 10:49 AM Go to last post
  4. Part time hours contracts question

    Any HR types here or general employment law type gurus? What do you think of this situation? Im not sure if theres any set way of doing this but suppose it would at least help resolve an argument! Permanent Part time contracts... 1 person says to stipulate the exact working hours of the...

    Started by sambajustice, 17-05-2017 07:44 PM
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    17-05-2017, 08:21 PM Go to last post
  5. Paris

    Long weekend for my 50th in August, apart from the popular attractions any recommendations? Particularly restaurants for the Saturday night.

    Started by Scouse Hibby, 15-05-2017 09:40 PM
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    17-05-2017, 09:18 AM Go to last post
  6. Ian Brown

    I'm in no way a Stone Roses fan, but I was quite shocked to run past Ian Brown today in Lanark of all places! Apparently he's giving evidence in the Fred Talbot trial that's taking place at the court here!

    Started by Sylar, 16-05-2017 01:55 PM
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    17-05-2017, 12:50 AM Go to last post
  7. Kasabian - New Album

    Really into it .. Looking for action is one of their best songs it's really something special. The 'deluxe' album is on Spotify and includes their live set from The King Power Stadium just after Leicester won the league

    Started by Hiberniankb, 12-05-2017 06:42 PM
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    15-05-2017, 03:45 PM Go to last post
  8. Sleeping habits.

    I've got a mate who sleeps 4 hrs a day and is still a fully functioning human being. He swears the secret is to make sure it's only 4 hrs otherwise he's knackered the whole day. 4 hrs good 3 hrs or 5 bad. Me? I work shifts so sometimes the alarm goes at 4am and sometimes it goes at 4pm but no...

    Started by Hibrandenburg, 11-05-2017 11:02 PM
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    14-05-2017, 08:26 AM Go to last post
  9. Five pound notes

    looking at this today: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-39792170 Are there new Scottish fivers as well? I have seen loads of the new ones but no Scottish currency as yet! If not how long can a Scottish fiver be used in the rest of the UK? (and NI who also have their own)

    Started by wpj, 04-05-2017 09:26 AM
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    12-05-2017, 07:24 PM Go to last post
  10. Building work

    Sorry for the boring post, but can anyone recommend a company to supply and erect a prefabricated garage. Have one quote but would like a second, (there are some dodgy firms on Google). Thanks for any advice.

    Started by Stick, 05-05-2017 07:41 PM
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    05-05-2017, 08:52 PM Go to last post
  11. The Skids

    Right who's going on Friday ? Skids at Liquid Rooms But listen to this did you know Richard Jobson was Hibby ? http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08n9mtp#play go to 2:11:48 and hear him say it! great album Scared To Dance

    Started by KingFranck, 03-05-2017 10:08 PM
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  12. Squeaky Nike Air Max trainers

    My boy is driving me nuts moaning about his trainers. He's bought a pair of Nike Air Max with his own money. They were 120. When walking one of them squeeks very loudly from the heel . It's sounds like Donald Duck :-) At first I just thought he was whining like he does but after hearing it ,...

    Started by sleeping giant, 22-04-2017 07:48 PM
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    02-05-2017, 06:13 PM Go to last post
  13. Travelling solo

    Looking for some advice about travelling solo - have many people done this and how did you feel about going solo? I ve been bugging my brother into going back to new york but he is in two minds and well i am tempted to go solo but am a lil worried i guess a bit about beind judged as...

    Started by bobbyhibs1983, 19-04-2017 11:20 AM
    • Replies: 18
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    25-04-2017, 12:59 PM Go to last post
  14. anyone used stubhub before?

    I bought tickets for me and the mrs to go and see Radiohead in Stockholm on June 9th. Mrs off the bar is a freelance journalist and will be crazy busy reporting on the election so our nice weekend away is ****ed. I'm raging. Ticket company say all sales are final and no refunds. I'm still...

    Started by Off the bar, 20-04-2017 04:19 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    21-04-2017, 09:53 PM Go to last post
  15. Hamburg for a stag do!

    Anyone been to Hamburg at all? Heading there for a stag do the second weekend in August, hoping to take in a game over there. Mix of Hibees, Celtic fans and Ayr fans going. Does anyone know of any football themed pubs?

    Started by chlub Hibernian, 19-04-2017 07:14 PM
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    21-04-2017, 09:49 PM Go to last post
  16. Proclaimers(ish) on the Late Late Show

    For those that love all things from the Auchtermuchty Twins, I came across this YOUTUBE VID, James Corden and Anne Hathaway doing a sketch where one of the Proclaimers songs makes an appearance at 3:30.

    Started by speedy_gonzales, 21-04-2017 08:32 PM
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    21-04-2017, 08:32 PM Go to last post
  17. Excuses for being late/missing a shift

    Was having a conversation with a mate about the various excuses we have heard from people we have managed over the years. Here's a few, what other have you had? Girlfriend locked me in the house and took my keys with her. Wife used all my petrol so had to leave car and get the bus. I...

    Started by Scouse Hibby, 09-04-2017 07:15 PM
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    20-04-2017, 02:10 PM Go to last post
  18. Edinburgh Zoo

    Anyone know if you can just turn up on the day and get to see the Pandas or do you need to book in advance?

    Started by DH1875, 09-04-2017 02:15 AM
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    19-04-2017, 08:44 AM Go to last post
  19. Historic Scotland

    We have just signed up as members and get free access to all their sites for the Wife and I and 6 kids for 7.24 a month. We also get 18 months for the price of 12. After visiting Edinburgh Castle and Stirling Castle , it has paid for itself already. Off to Melrose Abbey today. Fantastic...

    Started by sleeping giant, 14-04-2017 11:15 AM
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    15-04-2017, 11:30 PM Go to last post
  20. The set of traffic lights that annoy you the most.

    No. 1 = Milton Road at Mountcastle Drive. No. 2 = A921 (between Inverkeithing & Dalgety Bay) at junction with Hillend Road. No. 3 = Any roadworks where there's no sign of any work being done

    Started by snooky, 31-03-2017 12:25 PM
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    14-04-2017, 08:32 AM Go to last post
  21. Manchester based Hibees

    I've taken a job in Manchester as has my other half. We've arranged everything for the move and move in a week or so. Generally looking forward to it. Are there any Hibees on here based in or around Manchester? Might be good for advice on the City in time or even to maybe grab a pint and...

    Started by Just Jimmy, 11-04-2017 01:12 PM
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    11-04-2017, 01:12 PM Go to last post
  22. Please fill out this survey

    Hi, I don't think I've ever posted on here, but I used to post on the main forum many moons ago. I live up in the Outer Hebrides so don't get much chance to see Hibs. The Health Board and the NHS are trying to sell up Gravir Surgery to the Landowner (Pairc Trust) against the wishes of the...

    Started by Smaragd, 31-03-2017 07:55 PM
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    02-04-2017, 04:00 PM Go to last post
  23. Film/TV quote game

    How to play; Someone posts a famous line from a film or TV show. You must then identify the source of the quote and reply with another famous line which would be an appropriate response to the first one. Some editorial license is allowed, like name changes, as long as the quote is still...

    Started by Hibbyradge, 28-08-2016 03:25 PM
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    01-04-2017, 11:58 PM Go to last post
  24. (NHC) Orange Walk

    Just for fun :wink:

    Started by iwasthere1972, 11-03-2017 05:11 PM
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    31-03-2017, 07:55 PM Go to last post
  25. your ancestors

    So where do your immediate family hail from? Me, born in England (Blackpool), parents both English (Fleetwood and Burnaze (thats near Fleetwood)) grandparents three English (Hull, Bolton and Fleetwood) and one Welsh (near Cardiff).

    Started by Lancs Harp, 26-03-2017 09:52 PM
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    31-03-2017, 03:47 PM Go to last post
  26. M8 /M74 roadworks

    I'm heading to Salford tomorrow and looking to be there around half ten. Travelling from Livingston along the M8, will the roadworks at Ballieston affect my journey time getting across to the M74. Should I maybe go along the A71? Cheers

    Started by sleeping giant, 29-03-2017 03:16 PM
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    29-03-2017, 03:40 PM Go to last post
  27. Things you didn't want to hear

    It's probably nothing, but we'll just do a quick prostate examination just to be sure.:rolleyes: whats yours?

    Started by lord bunberry, 24-03-2017 09:03 PM
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    27-03-2017, 06:48 PM Go to last post
  28. Fun working in someone's house.

    I am sure there are plenty of tradesmen on here that work in folks houses all the times. What are some of the funniest incidents that have happened to you. I have quite a few as a Snooker/Pool table fitter so I'll start. Two of us were putting a 10ft table in a roof space conversion when the...

    Started by Scouse Hibby, 21-03-2017 08:19 PM
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    27-03-2017, 02:24 PM Go to last post
  29. What would you have done?

    A bloke got nicked in West pilton last night for allegedly knocking off a wee scrote that allegedly nicked his motor bike. What would you have done in that situation baring in mind he theiving of bikes and riding them like something out of mad max has been going on for a while now.

    Started by Fuzzywuzzy, 08-03-2017 05:24 PM
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    20-03-2017, 12:14 PM Go to last post
  30. Thinnest Football books in the World

    "My Beauty Tips" -Davie Dodds "Fair Play" - Craig Thomson. "New Year Celebrations 1973" - Jim Jeffries "History of The Rangers" - Dave King "Playing for Hibs" - Rab Shannon "Forgotten England World Cup Wins" - David Coleman

    Started by snooky, 04-03-2017 12:50 PM
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    18-03-2017, 08:46 AM Go to last post
  31. Who are your 5 Favourite posters on Hibs.net? (Plus 1 Wildcard!)

    This is a great forum to read, discuss, argue, sniff sniff (juuust kidding admins :wink:) and talk all things Hibs, but who are your favourite posters? Just for fun, reveal your admiration for some of your fellow hibees who maybe don't realise you like their stuff and spread a bit of hibs.net...

    Started by The Green Goblin, 09-02-2017 08:57 PM
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    10-03-2017, 02:07 PM Go to last post
  32. Spare 2 minutes to help a Hibby? (survey)

    Need a few more responses on my uni survey on risk management, shouldn't take longer than a couple of minutes. https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/8X9DD6X If you're a business owner do this one instead: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/SS5TWWL Cheers :flag:

    Started by CallumHibs07, 27-02-2017 11:23 PM
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    06-03-2017, 03:03 PM Go to last post
  33. People in adverts that put you off buying the product

    1) The guy with the wiggly bum - MoneySuperMarket :sick: 2) The twat with the curly wurly moustache - Go Compare :chop: 3) The guy that does their voice over - Wickes. :brickwall

    Started by snooky, 21-02-2017 09:34 PM
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    04-03-2017, 12:25 AM Go to last post
  34. Comedy clubs

    Any reccomendations for Comedy Clubs (as in venues not advice about when to visit and not visit the loo) Anyone been to the Monkey Barrel? Any good?

    Started by Lancs Harp, 23-02-2017 09:42 PM
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    02-03-2017, 06:45 PM Go to last post
  35. Opposite Headlines

    Reading the BBC website today and two headlines caught my eye. They speak volumes about today's society. 1) "SCOTTISH POLICE AUTHORITY BOSS DEFENDS 950-A-DAY ACCOUNTANT" 2) "SOME HOSPITALS SPENDING 94P PER MEAL" Can anyone spot any more "opposite headlines"?

    Started by snooky, 02-03-2017 04:37 PM
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    02-03-2017, 04:37 PM Go to last post
  36. Summer target?

    http://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2017/2/27/14754990/boston-dynamics-handle-robot-debut-video-watch Okay, but can he do a Peter Crouch goal celebration?

    Started by snooky, 02-03-2017 02:18 PM
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  37. Pokadot Pumpkin Carnage

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/article/39126777/pumpkin-artwork-valued-up-to-600000-smashed-by-selfie-taker Damage = 600k? And here's me thinking Tracy Emin's bed was a crazy as it gets.

    Started by snooky, 01-03-2017 06:50 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    02-03-2017, 11:08 AM Go to last post
  38. Brands that items have become known as.

    Hoover is probably the biggest one, lots of folk refer to their vacuum cleaner as the Hoover regardless of what make it is. Stanley knife is another What else?

    Started by Scouse Hibby, 26-01-2017 10:28 PM
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    27-02-2017, 10:43 PM Go to last post
  39. Ryan McGowan's Dad

    😬 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-38979982

    Started by Winston Ingram, 15-02-2017 06:03 PM
    • Replies: 24
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    21-02-2017, 03:49 PM Go to last post
  40. Question Travelling with a kilt?

    I'm going to a wedding abroad at the end of the month & travelling by plane, what's the best way of taking a kilt outfit? On the plane in a suit carrier (is that allowed?) or just chuck it all in a case? Anytime i've gone abroad with a kilt before i've been wearing it on the plane but i want to...

    Started by bigstu, 06-07-2010 12:47 PM
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 7,231
    20-02-2017, 10:34 PM Go to last post

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