Happy Birthday (29/09), kick back in da conservatory
with some booze(s) and TV... get the Hibees dvds out :wink:
I'm wondering if there would be any interest in a hibs.net golf society,
I guess we'd mostly play during the close season although an outing or two on non-match days might also be possible.
So, if you would be interested in playing golf with hibs.net members, please append your name to this...
So what is everyones thoughts on the introduction of ID cards,
I am nether for or against the scheme, I think yes it will help against terrorism, ID fraud and other crimes, but iI do not agree with the fact we have to pay for this card, if the goverment ant us to have ID then we should not have...
What a disasterous day for Scotland.
A west Yorkshire Car leasing mortgage company has managed to destroy a Scottish Banking institution in 5 years.
The merger of HBoS will cost 40,000 jobs many of these from Scotland.
It is widely known that the I.T division of lloyds TSB is sourced in...
Everyone to their own of course, but I happened to be browsing the death notices in tonight's Ev News and saw this one:
"At Albert's specific request , there was no service, no flowers and no one present at his cremation"
Whilst not one for religion or going OTT on such occassions, it...
Does anybody on .net study here? If so, what do you think of the place?
Im hoping to go next year to study accounting.
Was at the open day last friday, but only seen pollock halls and although i was impressed i have a feeling that they are catered only accommodations. Does anybody know...
I watched Tommy the other night, and I couldn't help thinking that some of the imagery was lets say close to the knuckle. Add in songs about kiddie fiddlers and the general theme of abuse and you have to say that someone has issues.
I got to thinking, Pete Townshend was found to have downloaded...
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/sep/25/anglicanism.catholicism1 End of the Anglican Crown. That will get the bigots up in arms. :greengrin
As some of you will know I am involved in health issues in Scotland.
One of the groups Iím in contact with is the Mens Health Forum Scotland (http://www.mhfs.org.uk/mhfs/index.php) who promote menís health in Scotland funnily enough!
They would like to come on here (wait a...
Anybody who works for the Council on strike today?
JK Rowling has donated £1 million to the Labour Party. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/jk-rowling-donates-pound1m-to-labour-936434.html Pocket money to her I suppose, but never the less, a decent gesture. :agree:
Does anyone have any idea how easter road (the street, not the stadium) got its name. Im thinking it might be because its built on the east side of leith, therefore, Easter Rd. Or does it have religious overtures.
just wondering if other netters were brought up in any of the church organisations, boys brigade, scouts/cubs, brownies/guides and if you think that it made you a better person than if you didnt, i for one was a bb and think that it made me respect others and their different points of view...
Announced today that EDF are to buy British Energy who run 8 of Britain's nuclear power stations. For me it says a lot about the sad state of Britain today that our power stations are being bought by a firm owned and run by the French government :bitchy:
Last Thursday i passed my driving test, and today i got my pass plus, hoping to cut a bit off my car insurance. Im undecided on a car to get at the moment, something cheap, but im really struggling to find car insurance for under £1800 full comp and £1200 3rd party on the regular 1st cars such as...
Im currently looking for a new job as Im completley fed up with where Im working just now. :yawn: I have been looking for a driving job, maybe something like a postal courier or some kind of delivery/collection thing to get me out and about a bit as Im working in an office just now and it does my...
That's the second shooting of this type in Finland in a year...
as per title, apparently its going to be streamed live but i cant find the link anywhere
Sad day for Pink Floyd Fans yesterday :boo hoo:
Richard Wright sucumb to cancer aged 65 RIP
Time to pull the plug on these cowboys.
No ryder cup has been the final straw for me. Their 'liberal' leanings in almost everything (even though i m pretty liberal myself), their failure to show international football games evenly and fairly, their constant licking of obama's baws at every...
Anybody watch this? A great advert for recruitment for the British Army!:bye:
Been a while since i did an thread but anyhow, I have some shares that i may consider selling, what are ppls past experinces when buying or selling shares?
Any good/bad companies to use or stay away from?
Anything to advoid doing?
can you do it online?
Any and all...
I get them calling a lot where I stay.
Does anyone understand what they believe?
I think they have their own bible called the watch tower or something.
Seem strange. They are round here every few months.
I know this isn't the right board but I need a quick reply and I'll delete it as soon as I get one.
I'm filling in a Passport Application and it wants to know which county I live in.
I'm ashamed to say that I'm stumped. I used to think we were in Midlothian but that's not right. It's not...
If you had purchased £1000 of Northern Rock shares one year ago it would now be worth £4.95
With HBOS, earlier this week your £1000 would have been worth £16.50
£1000 invested in XL Leisure would now be worth less than £5
But if you bought £1000 worth of Tennentís Lager one year ago,...
What a book this is --nearly finished -Very close to the bone -Paedophilie is the main subject -written brilliantly--Hero Is a Cop , as in line with all Irvines books is a Jambo--but he's not a bad lad but has a prob with the coke and the Bevvy.
Brilliant read with the usual Hibs references and...
Anybody read about that scientific experiment where they will put a 17 mile-long machine under the French-Swiss border to get answers about the Universe from billionths of a second after the big bang.
Apperntly people fear the end of the world due to the creation of loads of black holes due to...
Not wishing to clash with the 'Nationalists' thread, however I do think that this one deserves a separate airing.
Is it just me or does Andy Kerr, possible future Scottish Labour Leader, come across as an arrogant, rude and downright erse of a man?
Whenever I've seen him on TV, he seems...
The Banking sector is in big trouble with the collapse of Lehman brothers, HBOS shares have plunged by 34%. What does this mean for the ordinary customer? :confused:
Is it just me, or does the old bloke with the goatee beard have an uncanny resemblance to a 1970s pop star who has recently been finding a new place to live?
I hope it is deemed appropriate to offer a mesage of condolence to the loved ones of recently killed Edinburgh soldier Gary O'Donnell.
I was at school with Gary and remember him as a decent lad who got on with everybody. Not having seen him for 20 odd years I was genuinly shocked and saddened to...
A year or so ago, I downloaded forms from the anthony nolan trust website with the intention of applying to get on the register, but being the lazy arsed sod that I am, it never got any further than that.
I'm ashamed to say I forgot all about it, until having a clear out yesterday when I found...
Thats Travel City and other similar named tour operators, my mum and dad are meant to go to florida next week and there is now no chance they will go.
Anyone who has a travel city holiday should have a look at that site for more info.
FAO Any Poker Hibbys
There is a tournament running this weekend in Musselburgh @ Wiremill Social Club at 12.30pm.
Format is No Limit Texas Holdem.
Entry is £25
Anyone interested PM I'll fill you in on more details.
I personally think he is too old to be the president. Plus i think he is a knob for wanting to keep American soldiers in Iraq.
p.s. I deleted the other thread with the same title because I forgot to add the poll :brickwall
A sad farewell to Humphrey Lyttelton who has died at the fine old age of 86.
A huge figure in British jazz but also the superbly funny presenter of "I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue" for many, many years.
Cheers for the memories Humph :agree:
The US "winning hearts and minds" in Afghanistan. They reported seven civilians were killed in an operation, when in reality 92 were slaughtered.http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article20705.htm :boo hoo:
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