D722P Ist December 2017

Arrange to meet other members whilst on a cruise on Adonia

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D722P Ist December 2017

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Giving it a go. Like the idea of a smaller ship again and the itinerary suits us :thumbup:

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Not going on this one, I hope you have a great time we really liked Adonia

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Lovely ship, looking forward to our return in July. Sure you'll enjoy it Raimondo


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Re: D722P Ist December 2017

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On checking our flight tickets it appears that we folk traveling in economy (virgin Atlantic) have 10Kg hand baggage allowance as opposed to the 5Kg on Thomson and Thos Cook's P&O Caribbean flights


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Ray Scully wrote:
12 Mar 2017, 20:49
Giving it a go. Like the idea of a smaller ship again and the itinerary suits us :thumbup:
Hi Ray, we are on this one too :twisted: Are you sure you've chosen the right cruise? :shock:

See you on board!

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Quizzical Bob wrote:
16 Nov 2017, 17:07
Ray Scully wrote:
12 Mar 2017, 20:49
Giving it a go. Like the idea of a smaller ship again and the itinerary suits us :thumbup:
Hi Ray, we are on this one too :twisted: Are you sure you've chosen the right cruise? :shock:

See you on board!

Bob

Bob

Look forward to meeting you but don't you think our difference in rank could be an impediment. you are a SENIOR First Officer

;-)

Ray

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He only thinks he's senior when you see him in one of the quizzes !


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Ray Scully wrote:
16 Nov 2017, 20:00
Quizzical Bob wrote:
16 Nov 2017, 17:07
Ray Scully wrote:
12 Mar 2017, 20:49
Giving it a go. Like the idea of a smaller ship again and the itinerary suits us :thumbup:
Hi Ray, we are on this one too :twisted: Are you sure you've chosen the right cruise? :shock:

See you on board!

Bob

Bob

Look forward to meeting you but don't you think our difference in rank could be an impediment. you are a SENIOR First Officer

;-)

Ray
Senior???

I'm not that old ;)

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Re: D722P Ist December 2017

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Jury's still out on that one !


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Adonia, yesterday in Barbados
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Ray, we have received our cabin allocation and I have sent you an email.

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Hi Robert

I received notification of a private message , no content just contact a board administrator.

Regards

Ray


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Ray Scully wrote:
21 Nov 2017, 18:06
Hi Robert

I received notification of a private message , no content just contact a board administrator.

Regards

Ray
That's weird, did you receive an email from me?


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Quizzical Bob wrote:
22 Nov 2017, 15:14
Ray Scully wrote:
21 Nov 2017, 18:06
Hi Robert

I received notification of a private message , no content just contact a board administrator.

Regards

Ray
That's weird, did you receive an email from me?
I'm confused, I received two messages re cabin and email address

Ray


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Ray Scully wrote:
22 Nov 2017, 16:53
Quizzical Bob wrote:
22 Nov 2017, 15:14
Ray Scully wrote:
21 Nov 2017, 18:06
Hi Robert

I received notification of a private message , no content just contact a board administrator.

Regards

Ray
That's weird, did you receive an email from me?
I'm confused, I received two messages re cabin and email address

Ray
I don't know what's going on there. I thought I had sent a PM and then separately I thought I had told the system to send an email. Now I'm confused too :think:

I shall try again :wave:

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BOB & Ray ...

It could be that one or other of you are not set-up / authorised to send / receive e-mails.

Check ' Global settings ' to see if this is / is not the case and advise. :wave:


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Maybe QBob's been blocked since that incident with the chorus girl ?!


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Manoverboard wrote:
23 Nov 2017, 10:09
BOB & Ray ...

It could be that one or other of you are not set-up / authorised to send / receive e-mails.

Check ' Global settings ' to see if this is / is not the case and advise. :wave:


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Yip OK

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Quizzical Bob wrote:
22 Nov 2017, 17:36
Ray Scully wrote:
22 Nov 2017, 16:53
Quizzical Bob wrote:
22 Nov 2017, 15:14
Ray Scully wrote:
21 Nov 2017, 18:06
Hi Robert

I received notification of a private message , no content just contact a board administrator.

Regards

Ray
That's weird, did you receive an email from me?
I'm confused, I received two messages re cabin and email address

Ray
I don't know what's going on there. I thought I had sent a PM and then separately I thought I had told the system to send an email. Now I'm confused too :think:

I shall try again :wave:
See #16 :wave:
Moby or Mob is far easier to type ...


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Hi Ray, message received!


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Manoverboard wrote:
23 Nov 2017, 10:09
BOB & Ray ...

It could be that one or other of you are not set-up / authorised to send / receive e-mails.

Check ' Global settings ' to see if this is / is not the case and advise. :wave:


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'Global settings'???


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qbman1 wrote:
23 Nov 2017, 10:15
Maybe QBob's been blocked since that incident with the chorus girl ?!
We don't talk about that. She hasn't phoned, hasn't written, never sends me flowers... :evil:

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Quizzical Bob wrote:
23 Nov 2017, 12:43
Manoverboard wrote:
23 Nov 2017, 10:09
BOB & Ray ...

It could be that one or other of you are not set-up / authorised to send / receive e-mails.

Check ' Global settings ' to see if this is / is not the case and advise. :wave:


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'Global settings'???
To the right of your Username, at the top right hand side of the display, is a scroll button.

Click on it and select ' User Control Panel '.

Then select ' Board Preferences '

Then ' Edit Global Settings '

You will now see if emails and PMs can be used as you require.

:thumbup:

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Moby or Mob is far easier to type ...


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Manoverboard wrote:
23 Nov 2017, 13:00
Quizzical Bob wrote:
23 Nov 2017, 12:43
Manoverboard wrote:
23 Nov 2017, 10:09
BOB & Ray ...

It could be that one or other of you are not set-up / authorised to send / receive e-mails.

Check ' Global settings ' to see if this is / is not the case and advise. :wave:


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'Global settings'???
To the right of your Username, at the top right hand side of the display, is a scroll button.

Click on it and select ' User Control Panel '.

Then select ' Board Preferences '

Then ' Edit Global Settings '

You will now see if emails and PMs can be used as you require.

:thumbup:

Push
r
Thanks, but they were all ticked as 'ON' :?:

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OK, noted ... will escalate :angel:
Moby or Mob is far easier to type ...

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Blimey - power's gone to his head again !

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The power of not being able to fix it myself ... I trust :roll:
Moby or Mob is far easier to type ...

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Our trust was in you - clearly misplaced !


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Manoverboard wrote:
24 Nov 2017, 14:56
OK, noted ... will escalate :angel:
Thanks, the PMs seem to have got through, I can't verify the emails. May I try and send one to you?

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Would have been quicker to pick up the 'phone in the first place !
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It's all getting to be a bit of a love in :D


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qbman1 wrote:
24 Nov 2017, 16:31
Would have been quicker to pick up the 'phone in the first place !
To whom? As the man with the first telephone said "Who shall I call?"

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Quizzical Bob wrote:
24 Nov 2017, 16:30
Manoverboard wrote:
24 Nov 2017, 14:56
OK, noted ... will escalate :angel:
Thanks, the PMs seem to have got through, I can't verify the emails. May I try and send one to you?
Well no actually cos my email settings are set to ' NO ' :lol:

Try sending one to David63 :wave:
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Quizzical Bob wrote:
24 Nov 2017, 17:20
qbman1 wrote:
24 Nov 2017, 16:31
Would have been quicker to pick up the 'phone in the first place !
To whom? As the man with the first telephone said "Who shall I call?"
"Ghostbusters" springs immediately to mind !


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Manoverboard wrote:
25 Nov 2017, 09:53
Quizzical Bob wrote:
24 Nov 2017, 16:30
Manoverboard wrote:
24 Nov 2017, 14:56
OK, noted ... will escalate :angel:
Thanks, the PMs seem to have got through, I can't verify the emails. May I try and send one to you?
Well no actually cos my email settings are set to ' NO ' :lol:

Try sending one to David63 :wave:
Ok, thanks. I could try sending one to you too to check that your settings are working ;)

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Email via the board is working as I have checked it. If you are not receiving emails via the board then it is probably due to spam mail settings somewhere - either on a mail server you are using or your email client.


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david63 wrote:
27 Nov 2017, 12:55
Email via the board is working as I have checked it. If you are not receiving emails via the board then it is probably due to spam mail settings somewhere - either on a mail server you are using or your email client.
These were emails that I thought I had sent out through this board. Of course my readers might just be ignoring me :shock:

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Quizzical Bob wrote:
27 Nov 2017, 16:19
david63 wrote:
27 Nov 2017, 12:55
Email via the board is working as I have checked it. If you are not receiving emails via the board then it is probably due to spam mail settings somewhere - either on a mail server you are using or your email client.
These were emails that I thought I had sent out through this board. Of course my readers might just be ignoring me :shock:
Can you try sending one to me please (I will, obviously ignore it :crazy: )


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Re: D722P Ist December 2017

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For Ray and anybody else calling at Bequia at any time in the future.

There is a lady called Cheryl who works at the Fig Tree restaurant just along the coastal path to the right of the harbour. She operates the Bequia Children's Reading Club and would be very grateful for any donations of books for the local children to read. Modern classics including Roald Dahl would be great but anything given would be very appreciated. If you get a chance to visit you can read the letters of appreciation from the kids. They are really heartwarming.

That's if you have any spare weight allowance of course :thumbup:

001-784-455-2620
cheripot@hotmail.com
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Sounds very worthy

For a moment there, when you started off, I thought you were going to say "knock three times and ask for Cheryl" !!

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Quizzical Bob wrote:
30 Nov 2017, 13:11
For Ray and anybody else calling at Bequia at any time in the future.

There is a lady called Cheryl who works at the Fig Tree restaurant just along the coastal path to the right of the harbour. She operates the Bequia Children's Reading Club and would be very grateful for any donations of books for the local children to read. Modern classics including Roald Dahl would be great but anything given would be very appreciated. If you get a chance to visit you can read the letters of appreciation from the kids. They are really heartwarming.

That's if you have any spare weight allowance of course :thumbup:

001-784-455-2620
cheripot@hotmail.com
Sadly, the nearest I am going to get to Bequia in the foreseeable is Hayling Island !!


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Quizzical Bob wrote:
30 Nov 2017, 13:11
For Ray and anybody else calling at Bequia at any time in the future.

There is a lady called Cheryl who works at the Fig Tree restaurant just along the coastal path to the right of the harbour. She operates the Bequia Children's Reading Club and would be very grateful for any donations of books for the local children to read. Modern classics including Roald Dahl would be great but anything given would be very appreciated. If you get a chance to visit you can read the letters of appreciation from the kids. They are really heartwarming.

That's if you have any spare weight allowance of course :thumbup:

001-784-455-2620
cheripot@hotmail.com

Robert
emailed Cheryl to check if there are any specific titles required. Will round up the grandchildren this evening to see what they have. But yes weight will be a problem. Perhaps WH Smith at the airport.


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Ray Scully wrote:
30 Nov 2017, 14:30
Robert
emailed Cheryl to check if there are any specific titles required. Will round up the grandchildren this evening to see what they have. But yes weight will be a problem. Perhaps WH Smith at the airport.
Ray,

I sent an email to Cheryl earlier this week and haven't received a reply yet but I spoke to her yesterday evening to confirm that they still need the books. I shall be taking some English classics such as Enid Blyton, Just WIlliam, Winnie the Pooh, Alice in Wonderland and also some old editions of Treasure Island and Call of the Wild. She mentioned Roald Dahl but to be honest they will be pleased to receive anything they can.

We shall also have to watch our weight but I always like to leave some space for all the loot that Mrs QBob likes to accumulate.

https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Restauran ... dines.html
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Quizzical Bob wrote:
30 Nov 2017, 16:28
Ray Scully wrote:
30 Nov 2017, 14:30
Robert
emailed Cheryl to check if there are any specific titles required. Will round up the grandchildren this evening to see what they have. But yes weight will be a problem. Perhaps WH Smith at the airport.
Ray,

I sent an email to Cheryl earlier this week and haven't received a reply yet but I spoke to her yesterday evening to confirm that they still need the books. I shall be taking some English classics such as Enid Blyton, Just WIlliam, Winnie the Pooh, Alice in Wonderland and also some old editions of Treasure Island and Call of the Wild. She mentioned Roald Dahl but to be honest they will be pleased to receive anything they can.

We shall also have to watch our weight but I always like to leave some space for all the loot that Mrs QBob likes to accumulate.

https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Restauran ... dines.html
One of our granddaughters came up with the goods, a tad more contemporary than requested but hopefully acceptable. Now to find some room in a case.

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