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May 30, 20, 6:22 am
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Posted By big_mac

They may not need to be in quarantine - but it...

They may not need to be in quarantine - but it seems they would not be allowed to enter the country at the moment in order to visit family....
Jan 22, 20, 3:44 am
Replies: 10
Views: 928
Posted By big_mac

There are at least some options available on...

There are at least some options available on Amazon which can be collected from the Post Office at T3.
Dec 19, 19, 2:09 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,035
Posted By big_mac

Unfortunately, they don't stop there on the 25th....

Unfortunately, they don't stop there on the 25th.
They also seem to have special fares for the 25th, and at close to 40 for 2, I doubt that it's worth the extra time and trouble.
(Although I...
Sep 6, 19, 5:25 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 712
Posted By big_mac

Just a word of warning, there is a toll bridge on...

Just a word of warning, there is a toll bridge on the most obvious route. You normally pay online, but you can't do this in a hire car, you have to call them and pay by phone - not later than the...
May 15, 19, 7:11 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 839
Posted By big_mac

Prices increased by 5 across the board a few...

Prices increased by 5 across the board a few weeks ago - it's now a minimum of 15, and e.g., 20 for London to Wolverhampton.
Apr 15, 19, 3:27 am
Replies: 10
Views: 613
Posted By big_mac

I guess sunset will be pretty late in June, but...

I guess sunset will be pretty late in June, but you certainly get a good view at Panoramic 34. For more casual dining, Bold Street has a selection of interesting independent restaurants (including...
Jan 16, 19, 4:50 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 727
Posted By big_mac

The weekday 10.45 to Cardiff from Paddington is...

The weekday 10.45 to Cardiff from Paddington is one of the few services with a restaurant car.
Dec 28, 18, 4:59 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 781
Posted By big_mac

All large stores will be closed (by law).

All large stores will be closed (by law).
Dec 14, 18, 4:09 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 8,031
Posted By big_mac

an alternative is to order a sim from amazon -...

an alternative is to order a sim from amazon - collection points include the post office at T3. (e.g., you can get a three sim card with 5gb data for 15).
I think both Heathrow and HEX have free...
Aug 10, 18, 6:03 am
Replies: 27
Views: 2,286
Posted By big_mac

That doesn't mention returning citizens, does it?...

That doesn't mention returning citizens, does it?
See......
Jul 22, 18, 2:49 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 5,650
Posted By big_mac

As you say, the blade doesn't lock, and it's less...

As you say, the blade doesn't lock, and it's less than 3 inches so there is no problem carrying it in general - obviously, as long as you don't intend to hurt someone with it! However, if visiting...
Jul 20, 18, 1:29 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 5,650
Posted By big_mac

Did you read the victorinox link? ...

Did you read the victorinox link?
https://www.askthe.police.uk/content/Q337.htm

It does not legally count as a folding knife if the blade can be locked in place (case law)
Jul 19, 18, 10:03 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 5,650
Posted By big_mac

Some of them certainly are. ...

Some of them certainly are.

https://www.victorinox.com/uk/en/Products/Swiss-Army-Knives/Large-Pocket-Knives/c/SAK_LargePocketKnives
"reliable locking blade"

Wave+ 18-in-1 Multi-Tool |...
Jul 19, 18, 1:36 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 5,650
Posted By big_mac

No, Criminal Justice Act 1988 - "Offence of...

No, Criminal Justice Act 1988 - "Offence of having article with blade or point in public place"
It is a defence to prove "good reason or lawful authority" for having it, but "just in case I need it"...
Jul 19, 18, 8:01 am
Replies: 49
Views: 5,650
Posted By big_mac

As the knife blade can be locked into place, then...

As the knife blade can be locked into place, then you cannot legally carry it around without having a good reason for it. If you were, for example, on your way to go fishing, then it should be ok. ...
Jul 19, 18, 1:48 am
Replies: 49
Views: 5,650
Posted By big_mac

That could still be a problem if the blade can be...

That could still be a problem if the blade can be locked into place.
May 31, 18, 7:43 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,811
Posted By big_mac

That is not correct, it happens regularly,...

That is not correct, it happens regularly, although some train companies are more active than others.
In these cases, they should not really be advertising that buying in advance is cheaper when...
May 21, 18, 4:34 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 4,948
Posted By big_mac

I don't think there is any need to be quite so...

I don't think there is any need to be quite so unpleasant.
FWIW, in recent years and months I have been to plenty of London museums, theatres, restaurants, bars, hotels, and even football matches -...
May 19, 18, 1:18 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 2,893
Posted By big_mac

I'm sure that the OP has been sufficiently warned...

I'm sure that the OP has been sufficiently warned that there is at least some risk involved and they can decide for themselves if they want to check it out further.
(with hotels.com as an example,...
May 8, 18, 10:35 am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,489
Posted By big_mac

If you can travel at off-peak times then you...

If you can travel at off-peak times then you probably won't make a big saving on Advance tickets anyway - the absolute cheapest tickets, for the quietest trains, booked 12 weeks in advance, will be...
Apr 30, 18, 4:40 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,636
Posted By big_mac

I haven't been for a couple of years now, but...

I haven't been for a couple of years now, but I've never had to queue to get into the V&A (usually via the tunnel). I've certainly seen horrendous queues at the Natural History Museum, and...
Apr 24, 18, 11:36 am
Replies: 30
Views: 20,863
Posted By big_mac

A lot has changed over the last 13 years....

A lot has changed over the last 13 years....
Apr 20, 18, 6:55 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,636
Posted By big_mac

The Victoria and Albert Museum should have enough...

The Victoria and Albert Museum should have enough art and history to keep you occupied...

From Heathrow, you take the tube to South Kensington (~40 mins), and it's a 5-minute walk - you don't even...
Mar 31, 18, 5:50 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,998
Posted By big_mac

As far as I know they shouldn't be accepted for...

As far as I know they shouldn't be accepted for the National Rail 2 for 1 offers - you would need to get travelcards from a National Rail station (I think Blackfriars can do this - for a 7-day ticket...
Jan 18, 18, 9:39 am
Replies: 7
Views: 496
Posted By big_mac

An off-peak return is 87.90, and valid on all...

An off-peak return is 87.90, and valid on all trains at weekends.
A first-class upgrade is 20 each way.
After a long flight, do you really want to be hanging around Euston for e.g., an hour to...
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