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by Psamathe
20 Nov 2018, 9:40am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 8733
Views: 224245

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

...... Extent of the United Kingdom’s commitments on customs and regulatory cooperation,including with regard to alignment of rules, to be taken into account in the application of checks and controls at the border. That means, for sure, frictionless trade only if we follow EU rules. It probably mea...
by Psamathe
20 Nov 2018, 9:35am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 8733
Views: 224245

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

Its a bit like buying a new bike, it is all shiny, new and rides like a dream so you order one Then half way through the deal, you find that the price didn't include the wheels and is 4 times what you expected to pay Should you be allowed to reconsider now you have the details? I think that there a...
by Psamathe
19 Nov 2018, 11:55pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Wind direction in query
Replies: 4
Views: 214

Re: Wind direction in query

https://www.windfinder.com/windstatistics/
Chose a spot (search field middle across top), then go to "Wind Statistics" and get the monthly predominant wind info.

Ian
by Psamathe
19 Nov 2018, 2:25pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Who agrees with Boris?
Replies: 349
Views: 6592

Re: Who agrees with Boris?

To think Theresa May put him in charge of the foreign office doesn't say much for her judgement either,what a waste of space these bunch of incompetents are :? :evil: I think she did it to keep him at bay. It's not that easy for a senior Cabinet minister to mount a leadership challenge. Suggesting ...
by Psamathe
19 Nov 2018, 1:54pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 8733
Views: 224245

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

I'll repeat,not one supporter of brexit has yet to come up with any good reason for leaving the EU ........... and I'll repeat. What do you want? I want out asap. Happy to wait until March next year. What do YOU want? I get the impression that all you people who are remain people, want us not to ha...
by Psamathe
19 Nov 2018, 11:20am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 8733
Views: 224245

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

..... I've no truck with the Tories,my opinion of them is well documented on the forum,but when the Labour party fail to recognise the looming disaster that is brexit I dispare for the UK's future. I think the Labour party do recognise the looming disaster and have actions they want to take to mini...
by Psamathe
19 Nov 2018, 11:15am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 8733
Views: 224245

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

After May wanting to keep the Brexit lega advice from thos emaking the decisions, it now seems she is trying to keep the economic advice from those making the decisions (Parliament) as well! Brexit deal: Theresa May faces defeat over plan to force release of economic analysis of her plan ... Theresa...
by Psamathe
19 Nov 2018, 11:09am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Who agrees with Boris?
Replies: 349
Views: 6592

Re: Who agrees with Boris?

(Re-activaton rather than starting a new thread) Boris Johnson's unusable water cannon sold for scrap at £300,000 loss to taxpayer Three unusable armoured water cannon purchased by Boris Johnson when he was London mayor have been sold at a loss of more than £300,000. Sadiq Khan, the current mayor of...
by Psamathe
19 Nov 2018, 11:06am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 8733
Views: 224245

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

reohn2 wrote:....
I'll repeat,not one supporter of brexit has yet to come up with any good reason for leaving the EU

They used to be able to claim "keeps Farage off your TV screens/news reports" but even that hasn't happened these days!

Ian
by Psamathe
19 Nov 2018, 10:45am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 8733
Views: 224245

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

PDQ Mobile wrote:.....
The "people's vote" should it happen, will be a more complex question.
.....

I agree and my worry with a more complex question is that this will make the campaigning open to "broader interpretation" and we'll get even dafter assertions funded by a few >millionaires.

Ia
by Psamathe
19 Nov 2018, 10:39am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 8733
Views: 224245

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

.....No country has ever left the EU before, so Art 50 has never been tested and two years isn't nearly long enough to re-negotiate a country's position in the world. Maybe we should have an extension for another two years - or even more - to sort this madness and mess out? ...... I'm unsure about ...
by Psamathe
19 Nov 2018, 10:25am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 8733
Views: 224245

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

Another complication here is that without a general election, it looks as though nobody commands the majority needed to get anything about the EU through Parliament. Yet another complication... I suspect that even if the Conservatives had a massive majority they'd still be in the same position as f...
by Psamathe
19 Nov 2018, 10:11am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Is Trump Mad?
Replies: 421
Views: 14783

Re: Is Trump Mad?

Mrs Clinton is thinking about standing (running?) for President again, Plus One! That'll peave Donald quaking in his boots I should imagine.... ......NOT! Clinton running against Trump in 2020: credibility value) = less than zero. If she runs again, against Trump, he's virtually guaranteed a second...
by Psamathe
18 Nov 2018, 9:21pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 8733
Views: 224245

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

................ and as I keep asking, would the Remain voters give some valid reason for the status quo .............. other than that it works, so leave it alone, and that we can only change things if we're in. ● Lower inflation, higher value of £ (meaning our cost of living is lower given how mu...
by Psamathe
18 Nov 2018, 8:21pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 8733
Views: 224245

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

No idea what ":)" means - thought it was a typo. People do change their minds you know - Melanie Philips was once a left wing Guardian writer. It's no big deal certainly not offended. Just wanted to put the record straight as I've no wish for anybody to think I've moved to "the Dark ...