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  1. Dental implants

    I've just received a quote for 2 x dental implants totalling over £6k. Seems a bit excessive to me so I'm considering heading to Spain, Turkey etc. where costs seem significantly cheaper. Just wondering if anyone on here has done this already and could maybe offer some advice and/or a...

    Started by H18BYM, 18-10-2019 11:38 AM
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  2. Thoughts on Jo Swinson?

    With the focus on what appears to be the looming confirmation of Boris Johnson as PM, Jo Swinson's victory in the Lib Dem leadership election has taken something of a back seat. I must say I didn't know a great deal about her, but reading through this she's got a very solid background in politics...

    Started by G B Young, 22-07-2019 07:43 PM
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  3. Poll Poll: Scottish Independence

    I'm a lifelong Labour voter, but, having heard the crap coming out of the Tories this week, I am seriously considering voting 'Yes' in the referendum if that is going to be the future. I'd be interested to hear other's thoughts.

    Started by Miguel, 02-10-2013 10:05 PM
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  4. **Match Updates** General election 2019

    Here we goooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

    Started by Diclonius, 29-10-2019 01:11 PM
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  5. Prince Andrew in deep deep doo doo

    Prince Andrew is being accused of allegedly having sex with a women who was under the legal age of sexual consent in the state sheís from in America. Now obviously heís innocent until proven guilty but you have to ask why a member of our monarchy was rubbing shoulders with the likes of Jeff...

    Started by Weegreenman, 28-08-2019 09:29 AM
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  6. Holiday in Canada

    Really struggling for ideas of where to go on holiday. Used to love the USA but no enjoyed the last couple. Has anyone any recommendations of where to go in Canada?

    Started by H18 SFR, 06-11-2019 08:32 PM
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  7. Local History

    Following the recent chat about whether people knew about the war poets convalescing in Craiglockhart, here's a twitter thread about some colourful local history I'd never heard of before. Andy Arthur is well worth a follow, btw. https://twitter.com/cocteautriplets/status/1194969892459556864

    Started by JeMeSouviens, Yesterday 05:40 PM
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  8. President Donald Trump

    Well, it's almost here!! The unbelievable is about to happen tomorrow. I wonder how it's all going to pan out. Whatever happens, it's going to be a roller coaster. Hold on................ https://www.donaldjtrump.com/

    Started by theonlywayisup, 19-01-2017 09:43 PM
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  9. Catalunya

    https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-49974289 Catalan leaders jailed for up to 12 years for the independence referendum in 2017, El Prat airport taken over by protestors, all kicking off..

    Started by CloudSquall, 15-10-2019 11:19 AM
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  10. Cooking Tips

    I wasn't sure whether to post this here or the dug out. I know there are a lot of cooks and food lovers on Hibs.net so wondered if there were any tips we could share? I'm sure we all do something we think is unique with what we cook but tips can be really useful. It could be to add flavour, reduce...

    Started by wpj, 01-07-2018 04:40 PM
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  11. Depression and anxiety

    Anyone else have these problems? My old man is from the old brigade who thinks pull yourself together is the answer. Never used to be like this and time in the army hasn't helped. However, I'm not afraid to admit things and feel no stigma in being affected by this. Just wondering if other...

    Started by euansdad, 17-11-2012 06:11 AM
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  12. Help. Pension Contribution Question.

    Not exactly click bait I know but was hoping a fellow netter may be able to assist. I have 2 pensions. One matures at 55 yo and one at 67 yo. Pension 1 is a personal one I took out 20 odd years ago and put sweeties into. Pension 2 is our company group pension.

    Started by judas, 13-11-2019 08:29 PM
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    14-11-2019, 11:19 PM Go to last post
  13. Music, love it AND hate it

    It's been one of the most important things in my life. It's excited me, moved me to tears, chilled me, made me happy. Even at my advanced stage I still seek out new music to enrich my life. More and more though I'm finding it also bugs the life out of me. It's everywhere! Doctors waiting rooms,...

    Started by Bangkok Hibby, 23-10-2019 01:28 AM
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    14-11-2019, 07:42 PM Go to last post
  14. Tide turning against the US National Rifles Association

    Good to see that pressure is building up against the NRA. It's good to see some companies starting to take a stance against this organisation. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-43268446 When I hear anything from the NRA, I'm lost for words. How gullible are the American public to...

    Started by theonlywayisup, 03-03-2018 01:57 PM
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  15. BBC bias again?

    Why has this story appeared? It's a total non-story, but it seems to me that it's designed to make sure that as many euro-sceptics as possible don't vote Labour. http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/election-2015-32566522

    Started by Hibbyradge, 02-05-2015 11:00 PM
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    13-11-2019, 11:28 PM Go to last post
  16. Poll Poll: Brexit - What Now.

    Apologies for another thread but after last night's results be interesting to see whether people think it will actually happen. Will we leave on the 31st October?

    Started by BroxburnHibee, 27-05-2019 08:49 AM
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    13-11-2019, 07:28 PM Go to last post
  17. The "WTF, FFS," thread

    Most, if not all, of us balk at senseless violence, cruelty, sexual assault and paedophilia, but occasionally there are incidents which defy all logic, usually criminal, but not necessarily, which I think need further examination. I'll start the ball rolling with the following example. He...

    Started by Hibbyradge, 07-06-2019 07:06 PM
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    12-11-2019, 10:09 PM Go to last post
  18. SNP nonsense

    Wee Nicky doesnt know if she's coming or going just now . We need a referendum because were being dragged out of the EU #castironmandate Now she's not even sure an independent Scotland will join the EU :rolleyes: The General Election is not about independence says Nicola The general...

    Started by makaveli1875, 15-05-2017 07:25 AM
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  19. Tories are lying *******s (warning may contain traces of Tory)

    It's international fact checking day! And to celebrate, fact checking site the ferret has collated their results from the past year. https://theferret.scot/ferret-fact-service-fact-checking-numbers/ Scottish Tories: By comparison, the SNP (Scot Labour results were broadly similar).

    Started by JeMeSouviens, 02-04-2018 04:33 PM
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    11-11-2019, 06:51 PM Go to last post
  20. Fire in London tower block

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-40269625 watching live the now, looks horrendous

    Started by cabbageandribs1875, 14-06-2017 03:27 AM
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  21. Secondary Sources of Income

    Does anyone do anything to supplement their full time wage? I work Monday - Friday 8-4 and earn a decent amount for my age but am finding it isnít really stretching far enough, especially as Iím trying to save for my first mortgage. I canít do any overtime in my role which is incredibly...

    Started by HarpyHibby, 06-11-2019 10:38 PM
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    07-11-2019, 08:16 PM Go to last post
  22. Vegetarianism/Veganism

    Is anyone here a vegetarian or vegan? I would imagine a few are. I've been thinking about trying to go veggie for years on and off, but have never taken the plunge, the main reason being the restricted diet and faffing aboot. It's so much easier to be vegetarian now, due to the wide variety of...

    Started by Hibernia&Alba, 31-08-2019 04:23 AM
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  23. Young boy attacked in gilmerton.

    Absolutely sickening story about a 10 year old boy attacked by teenage thugs, I hope they catch these little *******s and punish them accordingly. https://twitter.com/edinburghpaper/status/1190277815695900672?s=21

    Started by lord bunberry, 01-11-2019 08:14 PM
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  24. Thumbs Up Good News Stories

    I thought it would be nice to have a thread about the positive things that happen in the world for a change. Post your heartwarming stories in here. First up - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24170670 :thumbsup:

    Started by Hibbyradge, 20-09-2013 02:09 PM
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  25. Killer Beer

    Before my drinking career started but rather scary https://twnews.co.uk/gb-news/beer-laced-with-asbestos-from-the-1970s-could-be-behind-rise-in-cancer

    Started by Colr, 03-11-2019 11:09 AM
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    05-11-2019, 03:34 PM Go to last post
  26. **** Beer

    Pravha by Staropramen. Is not bollocks. Like all the **** fake imported beer its made in Burton on Trent and tastes like most ****ty British lager. Avoid!!

    Started by Colr, 02-08-2019 06:36 PM
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  27. The future of the Labour Party

    I decided not to post this in the Leadership thread as that contest is all but over. Corbyn will be declared winner by a huge margin. So what does the future hold for Labour? What with the exposure of Momentum promised by Channel 4 Dispatches already to be viewed tomorrow night, Panorama will...

    Started by Hibbyradge, 18-09-2016 08:41 PM
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  28. Poll Poll: December 12th Election - How will you Vote?

    As it says on the tin.

    Started by Pretty Boy, 29-10-2019 08:35 PM
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  29. Orange March

    Why should a town (Broxburn) be locked down for 4 hours because of this? It boils my blood that this neanderthal pish is allowed, it's 2019 ffs.

    Started by stoneyburn hibs, 27-04-2019 06:10 PM
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  30. How to enjoy horror movies

    All horror films should be made in Scotland 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿😱 https://t.co/bV197Qd1fr

    Started by Moulin Yarns, 31-10-2019 01:34 PM
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  31. Scotch Malt Whisky Society

    Anyone a member? Is it worth the money. I'm in London but in Edinburgh quite a bit on business these days. So I'd use the venues down south much more but not exclusively. Interesting selection of single cask on their shop but doesn't say which distilleries.

    Started by Colr, 13-06-2016 08:40 PM
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  32. Rugby

    Portrayed as a game for public schoolboys and farmers in Scotland and, when I was at school in Edinburgh it wasnít on the curriculum. The game was played as an after school activity and we had a good side as our gym teacher was and international who went on to coach the national team but Iíve...

    Started by Colr, 28-10-2019 07:50 AM
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  33. Your beer intake...be honest

    After following the crap beer thread it made me realise how little beer I consume these days. For example we are near the end of the month and I can count back and state my intake this month has been 8 pints and thatís only because I went to London for a weekend with the wife. The previous month we...

    Started by Scouse Hibee, 27-10-2019 01:54 PM
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  34. Norval Barclay

    Very sadddened to read that Norval Barclay (son of Bill) has passed away. A really nice guy, a good entertainer and a hibee. RIP Norval. https://www.edinburghnews.scotsman.com/whats-on/arts-and-entertainment/well-known-capital-musician-loses-battle-brain-cancer-820605

    Started by Peevemor, 28-10-2019 11:55 AM
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    28-10-2019, 01:11 PM Go to last post
  35. Shocking News

    This story broke in the early morning, and I'm surprised it hasn't been mentioned on here yet. Essex lorry deaths: 39 bodies found in shipping container https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-50150070 It's the sort of thing you imagine only happens in TV dramas but reading the story...

    Started by Moulin Yarns, 23-10-2019 04:03 PM
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    26-10-2019, 05:20 PM Go to last post
  36. Do bus drivers get to keep tips/extra money collected?

    Iíve always wondered this, there must be £100s to be made weekly on the buses during the festival especially. Anyone know?

    Started by 90+2, 25-10-2019 11:13 AM
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    25-10-2019, 05:39 PM Go to last post
  37. Uni Essays - Help

    Calling all who have experience of writing essays for university courses. I am struggling to get to grips with this particular skill. Although I am passing, my grades are very disparate and I havent a clue how to improve. Because of my age (I suppose) I have a set style of writing which I find...

    Started by Greentinted, 28-02-2008 09:55 PM
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    23-10-2019, 12:44 PM Go to last post
  38. Ex-First Minister Alex Salmond arrested

    No more news yet

    Started by Moulin Yarns, 24-01-2019 09:37 AM
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  39. John bercow: The little guy whose had a massive impact.

    Just thought id pay my tribute at the most unlikely hero of our times. Bercow as a youngster was as right wing as you could get but once he became speaker has imho being a massive voice of reason and holding the tory govts to account. Has he maybe overstepped the mark,definetely but we owe him a...

    Started by mjhibby, 13-09-2019 10:13 AM
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    21-10-2019, 06:06 PM Go to last post
  40. Digit

    Can you imagine the carnage if something like this turned up in Easterhouse or Hackney :hilarious

    Started by Hibbyradge, 21-10-2019 10:58 AM
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