1. bickern

    Turn the corner on a decade of austerity

    Boris Johnson's £1trillion Budget spree 'will see him spend more than Tony Blair', Boris Johnson will splurge more than Tony Blair did during his decade in power, Government expenditure set to rise to 40 per cent of gross domestic product, Increase would lift annual expenditure above £1trillion...
  2. gam101

    My turn: importing house stuff to Turkey :-)

    Ola folks! I guess the title says it all :love: Our time to plan for moving our household things to Turkey. I've read the Sticky "Importing Household Goods From Abroad" & realized that it is not a simple process (like juggling for example :juggle:), but not impossible either. And yes, I did...
  3. bickern

    Women turn Rize flat into stray kitten nursery

    Five Turkish women have teamed up to turn an apartment flat into a shelter for orphaned stray kittens in the Black Sea province of Rize. Separating the felines into different rooms based on their ages, the women even arranged a "wet-nurse" for the kittens still suckling. Also serving as a...
  4. bal canavar

    U turn Turkey

    What has brought about this U turn in Foreign Policy. ???? Erdogan is a survivor with an unfortunately inordinate amount of devious political savvy and luck . His current bad relations with the EU and Germany and strained relations with the US have left him somewhat isolated, added to this...
  5. yalimart

    Another U Turn

    Another U turn, but one welcomed by many, someone somewhere is culpable Ex-Bosses Of Failed Bank HBOS Face Probe Trouble is can we trust the FCA, And can we hope they widen the scope. It was only yesterday I was chit chatting with someone involved with investigations albeit not in this case...
  6. yalimart

    Turn the lights off as you leave.

    https://uk.news.yahoo.com/national-grid-asks-firms-reduce-power-174419817--finance.html#NxOWPrT Privatisation pays. Martin
  7. T

    Lebanon's Border Controls Could Force More Syrian Refugees to Turn to Traffickers

    A dreadful situation. A quarter of Lebanon's population are immigrants and they cannot copy with the number of people entering the country. Lebanon has taken more refugees than Turkey they have taken between 1.1 - 1.6 million refugees. Article extract: Lebanon has a population of 4.5 million...
  8. Jaycey

    40 Experiences You Should Have Before You Turn 40

    Turning 40 is a major milestone. You’re getting older, but you’re still young enough to do something crazy, like bungee jump or take a trip on a whim. There’s a good chance that you probably have more money to spend, too. We’ve come up with a bucket list of 40 things everyone should do before...
  9. A

    Long turn rental w. connection to Ayazaga, Istanbul

    Hello everyone! Congratulations for the impressive forum! I have definitely learned so much! But did not get much info from the Istanbul forum... Firstly I seek some pieces of advice... I am going to work in Istanbul for three years. The work is in Ayazaga, Sisli district. Near a metro station...
  10. A

    Brilliant turn out

    A brilliant turn out in Yorkshire for the Tour de France, the streets are throbbing will cheering crowds,welcome to God's County and well done Yorkshire,we have driven the course in the last week and viewers are in for some special views of the County:clap2::clap2:
  11. Spurs

    Lib Dem U turn?

    Could it be that Nick Clegg is about to get further egg on his face? BBC News - Liberal Democrats discuss shift in EU referendum policy How strange that since the EU/Local Elections the mud slinging at Ukip has come to an end. Prior to those events it was a daily occurrence. Some campaign...
  12. culturevulture

    Tilt and Turn windows.

    Today I had one of my widows changed from opening inwards, to the Tilt and Turn type opening. 70 Lira. With Winter coming, the inward opening was way too large for normal room ventilation. I am very happy with the new window, as I now have 2 options for opening the window. It did not...
  13. H

    How to Turn Modern Turkey to Afghanistan

    DO YOU AGREE? As if in Turkey there are only Muslims or they are trying to convert everyone who is not to a Muslim. POLITICS - We now have the chance to turn all schools into religious schools, says AKP deputy Have your views....
  14. tykatem

    Women drivers turn men gay....

    Allowing Women To Drive Would Mean No More Virgins, Saudi Arabia Religious Council Says. It would seem that now women drivers are driving men to gayness,,is it true? Allowing Women To Drive Would Mean No More Virgins, Saudi Arabia Religious Council Says Where's Jeremy!!!!! Pete
  15. martin m

    My turn

    Hi all We have recently placed our appartment with crescent homes for sale, its a three bed duplex penthouse, (according to the brochure when we bought it), it has.on the first floor, one double on-suite bedroom with balcony, and two double standard, which share the second bathroom,and a...
  16. farketmez

    now it's my turn :)

    i will be visiting Kettering/Northamptonshire on April for a week and i was preparing the papers to apply for visa from UK (yes we should do that so early :( ). and while doing it, i thought, i have opportunity to ask for advice from TLF members :w00t: where to visit, eat, drink etc. on...
  17. juco

    Time to turn the tables.

    Success should not be decided by bank accounts and job titles! The parasites of the `present day` world are those `names` who are overpaid and contribute nothing to your wellbeing. Here are two lists of `workers` who could you live without, who would you miss most? 1. Dustmen taking the...
  18. Squeaky

    Erdoğan seeks to turn 'new page' with Turkey's news media

    Good afternoon: PM Erdogan has held a breakfast meeting with members of the press to discuss problems: In his conciliatory message on the media, Erdoğan acknowledged his past harshness and said some statements had been made in anger. He saluted the media as the “Fourth Estate” and said...
  19. Tess

    One good turn, deserves another.

    Today my hubby went to play his customary game of golf on a Sunday morning. He was in the car park of the Golf Club around 7.30 am all the cronies meet for a gossip in the club shop before the round. While he was parking he spied a wallet lying on the ground. Picked it up, took it into the...
  20. Martyn

    Who makes you turn off(or switch channels) the tv?

    Who turns you off tv? You know the sort of person as soon as you see or hear them causes you to switch off, over or walk out the room. It will be interesting as the people that cause me to do that probably are other peoples favourites. These are the ones I can think of initially: Jonathon...
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