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by planteria
Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Problems and issues
Topic: Ice lolly
Replies: 5
Views: 82

Re: Ice lolly

not a regular for me... 9th, 15th, 7th, for example.
by planteria
Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: TSB Current Account
Replies: 37
Views: 10876

Re: TSB Current Account

the rate is dropping back from 5% to 3% from 2nd July.
by planteria
Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: News and announcements
Topic: Merchant of the Week - Admiral.com
Replies: 15
Views: 582

Re: Merchant of the Week - Admiral.com

they made the famous 'blue shorts' Saddlers kit of the 82-83 season.
it all went down hill from there.
by planteria
Sun Apr 07, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: Nationwide 5% Regular Saver closing Fri - workaround here
Replies: 5
Views: 217

Re: Nationwide 5% Regular Saver closing Fri - workaround here

i'd be very surprised if they reduced the rate on existing regular savers.
by planteria
Sun Apr 07, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: 40 stores to close... (part 3)
Replies: 156
Views: 9469

Re: 40 stores to close... (part 3)

It is very doubtful, although not impossible that the independent Co-ops will ever give up their mutual status. They are more likely to be absorbed into the CWS or the Co-op group. i tend to agree, although CWS and The Co-op Group are the same thing, and word around the Midlands campfire is that th...
by planteria
Sun Apr 07, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: 40 stores to close... (part 3)
Replies: 156
Views: 9469

Re: 40 stores to close... (part 3)

agreed re the complexity... i'm a member of:
The Co-operative Group
Midcounties Co-operative
Central England Co-operative
Heart of England Co-operative
Lincolnshire Co-operative
Scotmid Co-operative
by planteria
Sun Apr 07, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: Liverpool Victoria (L.V.) seeking partners?
Replies: 15
Views: 2662

Re: Liverpool Victoria (L.V.) seeking partners?

agreed re. the background.
the %s are one of the things they want to change, ironically.
i suspect they will get it through, because so many members tend to follow the lead of the boards of mutuals..
are you a member WJ? are you voting Against?
by planteria
Sun Apr 07, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: 40 stores to close... (part 3)
Replies: 156
Views: 9469

Re: 40 stores to close... (part 3)

good to see, and they seem to be doing a good job in-store.
most of the stores around us are regional co-ops, not 'CWS', but some stores have followed the new branding.
by planteria
Sun Apr 07, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: Liverpool Victoria (L.V.) seeking partners?
Replies: 15
Views: 2662

Re: Liverpool Victoria (L.V.) seeking partners?

who are LV members here?
pack arrived yesterday. thoughts re. voting?
i think from a 'bagger point of view voting Against could be wise: raise the chance of the business having to close/change, and block the scope for the conversion of non-member customers>members, thereby diluting assets/member.
by planteria
Fri Apr 05, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Questions and feedback
Topic: why capped
Replies: 16
Views: 471

Re: why capped

to make it midnight to midnight exactly?