451 posts • joined Tuesday 17th April 2007 18:18 GMT
"Lord Oakeshott: make banks declare corporation tax. £113m of corporation tax in 2009 des...pite reporting profits of £11.6bn."
Barclays 249 offshore subsidiaries exist for a reason.
When paying your tax just remember the mantra:
We're all in this together. :D
So all the techies were in Silicone Valley?
@Andrew Smith 1
"It seems that Liverpool Council have missed the point."
Do you remember "Care In The Community", and how well that worked?
To me "Big Society" is the same with a different buzzword for a name.
"Surely the druggies would have taste tested the ashes first and realised their mistake?"
LOL just LOL. Maybe you should watch a little less television.
Bit of a role reversal though.
Man sniffs dog, I wonder which one sniffed the doggies wotsits. :D
Do you mean all those UK airports that are owned by Spain's Ferrovial?
Re: Why shouldn't it be commercial info?
"It's not a nationalised industry anymore."
So explain this:
Re: Statistics are like mini skirts...
"they give you good ideas but hide the most important parts"
Not when it's windy in central London, and especially not if they are wearing a thong underneath.
And it is not always a pleasant sight.
Re: yes she is...
Take no notice of Leon. ;)
How much is it going to cost me
to get something as reliable as this?
Almost 37 years old, used near enough every single day of those 37 years and the only fault is a broken telescopic aerial. Cost me £55 back in 1973 ish.
Does anyone even make consumer electronics these days that will last till 2047?
This smug user
had long file names in OS/2 way before windows 95.
But I'm sure some smug Unix user will be along shortly.
Facebook, a nice read.
"The USA has never used chemicals/biological agents to destroy plants and crops of an enemy have they..."
Can't decide if you're being sarcastic or not so I will point you in a direction.
google "agent orange"
On the plus side
It's nice and quiet here with nothing flying overhead as it comes into land at Heathrow.
John Cooper Clark
You'll never see a nipple in The Register.
Re: Well you're still talking, no?
"Or are you one of those Londoners who thinks the world ends at the M25, and the "national communication infrastructure" is 20 miles across?"
I'm shocked, shocked I tell you. Always thought it ended at the north circular.
"I'm not one to get overly twitchy but this does scare the crap out of me."
This should put you at your ease.
"She still expected me to pay for everything though"
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