Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@. Skimlinks & other affiliated links are turned on

Search
  • FIRST POST
    • Glad
    • By Glad 31st Dec 17, 11:59 PM
    • 17,946Posts
    • 39,873Thanks
    Glad
    The Compers Inn (part 48)
    • #1
    • 31st Dec 17, 11:59 PM
    The Compers Inn (part 48) 31st Dec 17 at 11:59 PM
    Welcome to the new Inn

    for comping and non comping chitchat leaving the rest of the board for comping discussions

    previous thread here
    I'm a Board Guide on the Money Savers Arms, Discussion Time, Wales, Competitions, Marriage Relationships & Families, Health and Pet Care boards. However, please do remember, board guides don't read every post. if you spot an inappropriate or illegal post then please report it to forumteam@moneysavingexpert.com (it's not part of my role to deal with reportable posts). Any views are mine and not the official line of MoneySavingExpert.com
    Compers please read the Comping Guide
Page 131
    • leanfun30
    • By leanfun30 13th Jun 19, 5:17 PM
    • 2,505 Posts
    • 36,507 Thanks
    leanfun30
    Enjoy your holiday mode Alfie as long as you can. Just seen this competition and thought if you.
    https://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=6005679

    I thought WiFi bird box!

    Heating in here. I’ve been cold all day. Have a good evening everyone.
    • AlfieBlue
    • By AlfieBlue 14th Jun 19, 4:52 AM
    • 14,591 Posts
    • 64,869 Thanks
    AlfieBlue
    Enjoy your holiday mode Alfie as long as you can. Just seen this competition and thought if you.
    https://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=6005679

    I thought WiFi bird box!

    Heating in here. Iíve been cold all day. Have a good evening everyone.
    Originally posted by leanfun30
    Hi leanfun

    Many thanks for comp link, Iíve just entered, got everything
    crossed! I could watch the birdies on my new phone if Iím
    lucky enough to win!

    Just about to have breakfast then go out for walk. Itís been
    raining through the night but looks ok out now.

    Alfie xxx
    MILITARY WIVES CHOIRS
    HELP for HEROES
    Eco Warrior
    WASPI
    • indie
    • By indie 14th Jun 19, 7:20 AM
    • 2,720 Posts
    • 15,087 Thanks
    indie
    Morning, our rain stopped overnight but it's come back. It's not heavy at the moment,lets hope it stay that way,lol. Enjoy your walk Alfie. I have just spotted a huge spider up in the corner of my living room, think it's come in to get dry. It will be ok if it stays there.I had one in my conservatry the other day and every time i opened the door it run out then run back where it came from, When it saw me. I said to my son "wonder if it thinks we are having a game here",lol.maybe the one on the wall is the same one.I am leaving the conservatry door open in the hope it goes out.
    I have food shopping and washing to do today,hope you all have a good day.
    • sheils6
    • By sheils6 14th Jun 19, 2:17 PM
    • 15,612 Posts
    • 113,032 Thanks
    sheils6



    Hope everyone has got better weather now. Have been quite lucky here.
    Bit windy today but sunny and the washing all drying nicely.
    Was a bit of a mix up with appointment at hairdressers yesterday but all got done eventually although a bit late. Pleased it is done now anyway!
    Got beds changed after family coming and packing nearly finished so getting excited now.



    sheils x
    Best Win of 2019 - Forest Holiday
    • leanfun30
    • By leanfun30 15th Jun 19, 7:00 AM
    • 2,505 Posts
    • 36,507 Thanks
    leanfun30
    Thanks for the pic Sheils. Great you had your hair done ready to go away. I’m sorry I forgot where you are off to. This next week’s weather is supposed to be better. Hope you have a good journey and enjoy the break.

    Had some bad news yesterday a friend, who does not live near us, has had bad memory problems with numbers. Last week he went for a blood test and was called back to the doctors to say it shows he has some diabetes. He also failed a short memory test the doctor gave him. Looking up the figures for dementia are quite frightening with the aging population.

    DH and I had a little trip up to Westminster yesterday and dodged some showers. We are going over to DD1 ‘s this afternoon so hope weather will be better. Bit warmer here we didn’t need the heating on.

    Have a good weekend all and good luck.
    • leanfun30
    • By leanfun30 15th Jun 19, 7:52 AM
    • 2,505 Posts
    • 36,507 Thanks
    leanfun30
    Well I’ve just looked at the Mail online and coincidence or what this article shouted out at me.

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-7143593/Leading-neurosurgeons-simple-workouts-little-grey-cells.html

    It’s American but Some of the tips are good. Well done to Alfie and Sheils all those walks will be doing your brain good as well as physically.

    Strangely when I was at work instead of catching two buses I walked the first psrt mainly due to traffic jams but in that fairly short sharp walk I would come up with my best ideas and plans.

    It’s all food for though.
    • indie
    • By indie 15th Jun 19, 7:56 AM
    • 2,720 Posts
    • 15,087 Thanks
    indie
    Morning,sorry to hear you had bad news leanfun.I have to agree the figures for dementia are scary.They have meds to slow it down but hopefully they can find a cure sooner than later. Enjoy your visit to your DD1.
    Have a good trip sheils.I hope the weather is nice for you.
    It's another wet day here, sun is in and out but black clouds are coming this way.Not got anything planned for today.
    • AlfieBlue
    • By AlfieBlue 15th Jun 19, 9:06 AM
    • 14,591 Posts
    • 64,869 Thanks
    AlfieBlue


    Good morning

    Beautiful start to the day here, similar to yesterday afternoon. The
    sun is shining away ☀️ and thankfully no more rain for the time
    being.

    Managed to do some gardening yesterday for gent who I mentioned
    a few days ago. His gardenís looking better already, although Iím
    thankful that I find weeding very therapeutic because an awful lot of
    the blighters have shot up with all the rain weíve had!

    Huge thanks to the New Forest Roads Campaign speed watch
    team & Hampshire Police. In just one hour yesterday between
    6.30pm-7.30pm (on a certain New Forest road), 44 motorists were
    recorded above the 40mph speed limit. The highest was a motorbike
    at 61mph.

    Lots of drivers were overtaking so they didnít notice the speed
    watch crew until it was too late. A very productive hour.

    #Add3minutes #40mphLimit
    #AnimalsOnRoadDayAndNight
    #PassWideAndSlow
    #ExpectTheUnexpected #GetHomeSafe
    #AnimalsDontDentTheyDie #HantsPolice
    #SpeedWatch #StickToTheSpeedLimit


    Have a lovely break sheils, apologies - I canít remember where
    youíre off to either, Iíve lost track.

    Sorry to hear of your sad news leanfun, many thanks for the link.
    Very interesting. Must admit, I love my walks in the forest, plenty
    of fresh air etc, gives me a feel good factor. Plus I also put the
    world to rights & come up with some excellent ideas/plans for the
    days ahead too!

    Lol at the spiders in your house indie! 🕷 😳 I think Iím ok when
    I come across them outside (sort of!), but not very keen when they
    come indoors. Spotted a ginormous one above my kitchen window
    the other day, then he suddenly scuttled away & disappeared. Went
    into panic mode, wondering where he was lurking but thankfully I
    located him in the sink so scooped him up in a glass & put him
    outside. No doubt heíll be making his way back to the house soon!

    Also saved one the other day, Iíd filled up the watering can & saw a
    spider frantically swimming away inside. Managed to find a twig
    which he grabbed using all his legs 🕷 😳 & I swiftly put him, (still
    clinging for dear life on the twig) in my flower border - didnít fancy
    him coming too close to show his appreciation!




    Have a lovely Saturday all, take care.

    Alfie xxx
    MILITARY WIVES CHOIRS
    HELP for HEROES
    Eco Warrior
    WASPI
    • sheils6
    • By sheils6 15th Jun 19, 1:42 PM
    • 15,612 Posts
    • 113,032 Thanks
    sheils6



    Thanks folks.

    Going to Cornwall! Stopping on way down at Droitwich then 3 nights near Newquay and 4 nights near Helston (2 different caravans breaks) then Minehead, Bridgwater and then Garstang as a break on way back.
    Finished my packing and just going to bring in last of washing.

    Probably won't be able to get online much so good luck to everyone.


    sheils x
    Best Win of 2019 - Forest Holiday
    • AlfieBlue
    • By AlfieBlue 16th Jun 19, 7:52 AM
    • 14,591 Posts
    • 64,869 Thanks
    AlfieBlue


    Good morning

    Hope youíre all ok. It was a beautiful start to the day here, and
    I enjoyed a wonderful walk in the sunshine. ☀️ Iíve literally been
    back home for about half an hour and now itís absolutely chucking
    it down! ☔️

    Think itís going to be one of those days, a mix of sunshine & wet
    stuff.

    Puddy cat is happily sending up zzzzzzís on the pouffe, Iíve
    been forgiven now, happy days.

    Think Iíll be catching up with comps this morning then out
    gardening this afternoon when the weather brightens up a little!



    Have a lovely Sunday all, take care.


    Alfie xxx
    MILITARY WIVES CHOIRS
    HELP for HEROES
    Eco Warrior
    WASPI
    • indie
    • By indie 16th Jun 19, 10:12 AM
    • 2,720 Posts
    • 15,087 Thanks
    indie
    Morning, glad you got your walk in before the rain Alfie. It's still raining here and think we are in for another day of it. i have nothing planned for today so just going to comp. Hope everyone has a good day.
    • rexy0101
    • By rexy0101 16th Jun 19, 11:32 PM
    • 1,724 Posts
    • 148,447 Thanks
    rexy0101
    Just dropped in to say.....


    Happy birthday fire**fly Hope you have a lovely day
    Don't worry if plan A fails, there are 25 more letters in the alphabet
    • fire**fly
    • By fire**fly 17th Jun 19, 6:31 AM
    • 143,160 Posts
    • 4,072,059 Thanks
    fire**fly
    hiya rexy lol thank you for b/day wishes
    lol not doing anything special just plodding along
    same thing every day
    will be getting a couple of drinks later on though
    you have a great day too thanks again xx


    while here must say
    to rose & leanfun have a great day too


    xx








Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

252Posts Today

4,192Users online

Martin's Twitter
  • Oh if only one were brave/honest enough to say "my mental health" - in answer to the weakness question. I say this? https://t.co/RyihpzwPdY

  • Been out with the little one, just got back and turned the #c4debate on. What have i missed? Who is winning?

  • It's the weekend, it's the weekend, yay. It's that moment, when as usual, to sign off for family time. So I bid y? https://t.co/2RYRnz3fEe

  • Follow Martin