gowing to have to live in the van for work

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  1. Wildbill

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    Well been offered a job starting ether next week or week after
    I will be working nation wide.
    and in a lot of cases 24hr supervision of site so apart from most weekends a will be full time.
    the first job is fairly close for the first three months within 40 mls
     
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  2. chaser

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    Did you give up with your market stall?
     
  3. Wildbill

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    yes the day of the market is finished
     
  4. chaser

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    That's a shame, always fancied a market stall, and used to sell veg on a regular car boot / market until it closed down and done a bit on other peoples stalls since, but not lately
     
  5. Wildbill

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    set up a verge stall in your garden and sell fresh veg and farm produce from thare
     
  6. MikeD

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    Bill - I think I agree our local markets are really quiet and more than half the stalls are closed :(
     
  7. irnbru

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    Congratulations on your job offer.
     
  8. PP Bear

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    I had to live for the first 5 weeks in the van when I arrived at my new post. There just wasn't room for me at the time, however I loved it!! :)

    Parked up on the grass 200 yards from anyone, EHU out of a garden shed, rabbits running around on the grass as the sun went down and waking up to the cows in the field right next to me - perfect :)

    Made actually getting up and going out, really hard work!! :)

    Great news on the job offer too (y)
     
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  9. Baldeagle7470

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    Good luck with the new job Bill.
    At least all the work you did on the van will give you the confidence she will be fine for all those miles.(y)
     
  10. JockandRita

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    Congratulations Bill. (y)

    I hope it works out for you. (y)

    Cheers,

    Jock.
     
  11. Armytwowheels

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    Good luck with the new job Bill. We love living in our van, except when we both work from home on the same day, two people, two computers, endless phone calls and Colin booming down the phone at some poor sod! I get a headache on those days.:oops2:
     
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  12. Steve

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    I have been doing a bit of this myself recently, i hope it works out ok for you.
    Steve
     
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    Congratulations Bill! Hope all goes well for you! (y)
     
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    Been to a few markets here in France in the last few weeks. Prices higher than supermarkets, often by a long way and quality not always better. We like the atmosphere but don't buy much.
     
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    Good news, & Good luck Bill
    From us. Hope it all works out.
    PM me if in our area.
     
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    Many congratulations Bill.
     
  17. Wildbill

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    Get's me out this home office stuff has been driving me mad AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAG
    just glad to be out on the ground agane
     
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    Market near to me is open 6 days a week & is full with a huge waiting list, it's often packed solid & people come by coach to visit it.
     
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    You lot won't be congratulating Bill when he pitches up near you and breaks ground for a new fracking well!::bigsmile:

    Good luck with the new job Bill!!
     
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    Good news Bill, glad things are looking up - you'll be buying a new van soon!
     

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