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by JAS84
Sun 05 Apr, 2020 13.37
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Coronavirus - Strange times
Replies: 123
Views: 6000

Re: Coronavirus - Strange times

Yeah, that's not Coronavirus related. They bought a couple of stores in Hull too a few months ago.
by JAS84
Sun 05 Apr, 2020 13.31
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1631
Views: 332682

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

Including the one in Hull - which was basically next door to a Sports Direct. If HOF is now stocking SD products, they didn't need both. I wonder if this is why some of the others are closing? Because they're too close together?
by JAS84
Wed 01 Apr, 2020 19.11
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Another High Street Rebrand
Replies: 2214
Views: 517433

Re: Another High Street Rebrand

Not quite high street - but Stagecoach are doing an evolution of the beach ball logo and new liveries. Its starting to be rolled out this year https://up.metropol247.co.uk/012020/1579950421_1827942541.jpg If you look, they have changed the colours on the beach ball - and I know how poorly its been ...
by JAS84
Tue 17 Mar, 2020 08.39
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1631
Views: 332682

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

All standalone Carphone Warehouse stores closing. Branches within Currys PC World stay open.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-51923295
by JAS84
Wed 26 Feb, 2020 21.15
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The Barclays and other non-Lloyds/TSB Bank thread
Replies: 91
Views: 22605

Re: The Barclays and other non-Lloyds/TSB Bank thread

Virgin Money has announced some branch closures - including the one I use.
https://www.hulldailymail.co.uk/news/bu ... se-3890800
by JAS84
Wed 19 Feb, 2020 00.21
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Adverts that irritate and entertain
Replies: 1226
Views: 227122

Re: Adverts that irritate and entertain

I like that dementia charity ad that's just started running. A young boy pranks his family. But they use normal words instead of swearing ("Oh fudge!"). After visiting his grandfather who doesn't remember him, he goes to his bedroom when he goes home. Dad goes to see what's up, as he's clearly upset...
by JAS84
Tue 18 Feb, 2020 15.56
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: TV Forum Watch News and Information Board
Replies: 8648
Views: 1110631

Re: TV Forum Watch News and Information Board

Yeah, he did get a public telling off too a few days ago.
https://tvforum.uk/forums/post1211299#post-1211299
by JAS84
Mon 17 Feb, 2020 19.52
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: TV Forum Watch News and Information Board
Replies: 8648
Views: 1110631

Re: TV Forum Watch News and Information Board

Yikes. If Newsroom keeps this up, he'll be history.
https://tvforum.uk/thenewsroom/dear-asa-45279/
by JAS84
Wed 29 Jan, 2020 13.15
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Public Transport in your particular part of the region
Replies: 386
Views: 73120

Re: Public Transport in your particular part of the region

Just been announced, Northern has lost it's franchise.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-51298820
by JAS84
Wed 29 Jan, 2020 12.14
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Another High Street Rebrand
Replies: 2214
Views: 517433

Re: Another High Street Rebrand

They'll probably just update the Stagecoach logo on those.