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by AlexO
April 4, 2020, 6:56 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Weather in Udon ?
Replies: 205
Views: 14087

Re: Weather in Udon ?

A good 45 minute downpour here, started just on 5am with nice T&L show.. Nice cool breezes as well. Hopefully more like this today.
by AlexO
April 3, 2020, 5:30 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Curfew
Replies: 100
Views: 3227

Re: Curfew

Have to say, we needed to go into Nong Han today for some meds. Virtually every business from Nong Mek up to Nong Han was open as usual and it just seemed like a normal non Covid-19 day in Nong Han itself with streets crowded with shoppers. Not sure if the people would accept a 24 hour curfew given ...
by AlexO
April 3, 2020, 12:09 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Post Covid ecomony
Replies: 30
Views: 822

Re: Post Covid ecomony

For me, I'm going to put my faith in the world's experts to figure things out.........and try to ignore the commentary from people who really have no clue about the future of things. Tomorrow there could be a medical breakthrough that puts this all behind......or not. At this point in time, all we c...
by AlexO
April 2, 2020, 4:47 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Curfew
Replies: 100
Views: 3227

Re: Curfew

No real hardship for most people with those hours. Same as when the Armed Forces saved the Country 6 years ago. With no bars or eating establishments open who is really out and about during that period anyway.
by AlexO
March 30, 2020, 1:24 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Boris tests positive for Corona
Replies: 60
Views: 1268

Re: Boris tests positive for Corona

as dep PM said, night curfews are for civil unrest , this is a virus any curfew has to be 24hrs or else its pointless PS I dont think anyone is seriously Bojo bashing (few tongue in cheek quips maybe), he is doing all anyone could ask for in this situation (Red/Blue/Orange/Green/Purple/or Rainbow s...
by AlexO
March 29, 2020, 9:24 am
Forum: COVID-19/Corona Virus
Topic: Miscellaneous COVID-19/Corona Virus Discussion, Questions, etc.
Replies: 492
Views: 10850

Re: Miscellaneous COVID-19/Corona Virus Discussion, Questions, etc.

Chuchi It was 38 or 39C yesterday here in Thailand with a high humidity and headed that way again today I dont see teh virus leaving us here so I dont put too much into the weather playing a part It's a fair point Doodoo ,but isn't Europe suffering the biggest outbreaks and I don't think it's 39C t...
by AlexO
March 29, 2020, 6:36 am
Forum: COVID-19/Corona Virus
Topic: Miscellaneous COVID-19/Corona Virus Discussion, Questions, etc.
Replies: 492
Views: 10850

Re: Miscellaneous COVID-19/Corona Virus Discussion, Questions, etc.

Another 260 Die in The U.K .....Total now is 1,019 !!! It's not getting better is it. Vince, That's The Understatement of The Week, Mate...... Just wow, things are looking terrible. "If we can keep deaths below 20,000 we will have done very well in this epidemic," Quite a scary quote from the UK's ...
by AlexO
March 27, 2020, 7:04 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Boris tests positive for Corona
Replies: 60
Views: 1268

Re: Boris tests positive for Corona

And the BBC gave Corbyn airspace today where he tried to tell us he was right after all. Covid would not have happened in my Commie utopia. I would have nationalised the NHS.
by AlexO
March 25, 2020, 8:05 am
Forum: COVID-19/Corona Virus
Topic: COVID-19/Corona Virus HUMOR??
Replies: 182
Views: 5215

Re: COVID-19/Corona Virus HUMOR??

vincemunday wrote:
March 24, 2020, 10:30 pm
The clocks go back this weekend.
Yep, means UK football on an hour earlier here. But wait!!
by AlexO
March 25, 2020, 7:48 am
Forum: World News
Topic: OK boomer
Replies: 25
Views: 1474

Re: OK boomer

Stick and stones I guess. I can remember dear old granny spratt telling a young, pre-pubescent jack, that "my eyes were bigger than my belly". A few years later that became "my balls were bigger than my brain". :shock: I will refrain from the obvious retort about your tiny nuts Jacky boy, but you d...
by AlexO
March 24, 2020, 10:49 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Gas changeover valve
Replies: 14
Views: 413

Re: Gas changeover valve

Thank you all for good advice. I will get valve but mount outside. https://www.calor.co.uk/shop/all/calor-essentials/gas-regulators/essentials-propane-screw-on-regulator.htm Whistler, the link above is for the fairly standard type of Gas Regulator used in most domestic premises. I do not believe th...
by AlexO
March 24, 2020, 7:38 am
Forum: COVID-19/Corona Virus
Topic: Will deliveries cope
Replies: 10
Views: 336

Re: Will deliveries cope

Just a thought , but when the virus really kicks in will grab and food panda be able to cope ?, We're looking at 10's of thousands of people who will use the services . Maybe 5 times the normal volume, got a strange picture of deserted streets except 1000's of delivery bikes, except delivery riders...
by AlexO
March 23, 2020, 8:30 pm
Forum: COVID-19/Corona Virus
Topic: Border and bar closings
Replies: 175
Views: 7588

Re: Border and bar closings

I understand that all these so-called temporary markets are closing until next month, however I have been told, unable to check if true. Will find tomorrow in chiang yuen as it is monday market day Market is closed Normal market down the road open Drove past where Nong Han Monday night market is he...
by AlexO
March 23, 2020, 2:31 pm
Forum: COVID-19/Corona Virus
Topic: Border and bar closings
Replies: 175
Views: 7588

Re: Border and bar closings

Banks open as well. Also the farmers market. Open from 11am to 8pm. Sorry photo not clear. Try uploading again https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200322/2e3533378428f3d0f1f481f4edb176df.jpg Sent from my CPH1803 using Tapatalk We drove up to Central around 10.45 this morning and were surprised at it...
by AlexO
March 22, 2020, 10:06 pm
Forum: World News
Topic: OOPS: Boris Johnson drops herd immunity approach
Replies: 39
Views: 1174

Re: OOPS: Boris Johnson drops herd immunity approach

Jeeh Pratty, you just never acknowledge that you are talking through the bit between your guts and the hip joints. I will not use time copying and pasting acknowledged facts that you seem, in your perverse way to want posted then you just do not acknowledge, ( 'defeat' , that is not my aim, just the...
by AlexO
March 22, 2020, 4:22 pm
Forum: World News
Topic: OOPS: Boris Johnson drops herd immunity approach
Replies: 39
Views: 1174

Re: OOPS: Boris Johnson drops herd immunity approach

Alex, the mask is supposed to be over your nose and mouth NOT YOUR EYES The expert who has been trying to pull the wool over peoples eyes for God knows how long with spurious claims about Kingfishers and rental cancellations to name but a few speaks his words of wisdom again. (At least his version ...
by AlexO
March 22, 2020, 4:17 pm
Forum: World News
Topic: OOPS: Boris Johnson drops herd immunity approach
Replies: 39
Views: 1174

Re: OOPS: Boris Johnson drops herd immunity approach

They are to my mind the same kind of snowflake "only my view is correct" human detrius that occupy's desks at their UK sister title. The same ones who called for a day of National Celebration when Maggie Thatcher was laid to rest. Are you suggesting that the Guardian (UK) called for such a celebrat...
by AlexO
March 22, 2020, 10:31 am
Forum: COVID-19/Corona Virus
Topic: Friday, 20 March: Thailand Increases Inbound Travel Requirements
Replies: 16
Views: 645

Re: Friday, 20 March: Thailand Increases Inbound Travel Requirements

"They must also present an insurance policy showing minimum coverage for coronavirus of not less than US$100,000." So does that mean when/if I go UK later this year, I cant return? (I am Old and unable to obtain an health insurance !) It means that people entering the Kingdom will not put more fina...
by AlexO
March 22, 2020, 9:28 am
Forum: World News
Topic: OOPS: Boris Johnson drops herd immunity approach
Replies: 39
Views: 1174

Re: OOPS: Boris Johnson drops herd immunity approach

Tell us more, KP, about how we should sit idly by listening to you berate America and Americans day after day, but not be allowed to criticize British idiots. Please, I'd like to hear more of that reasoning. I just report the American press you bring it down to personal reasons and in any event the...
by AlexO
March 22, 2020, 8:37 am
Forum: COVID-19/Corona Virus
Topic: Border and bar closings
Replies: 175
Views: 7588

Re: Border and bar closings

https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/coronavirus/italy-pandemics-new-epicenter-has-lessons-for-the-world/ar-BB11wh8V?ocid=spartandhp Don't think the Thai Government are just targeting falang's Saint. How many falang's own shopping malls in Bangkok. Have read the above article (hope the link works) by an A...

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