E90Post
 


N54Tuning.com
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > Regional Forums > UK > UK Off-Topic Discussions > London riots



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      08-10-2011, 04:08 PM   #177
JLR1969
Brigadier General
JLR1969's Avatar
United Kingdom
37
Rep
3,397
Posts

 
Drives: Ford GT Lawn Tractor
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Somerset

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kerr View Post
There was a bit in the news the other day that the Scottish population is as high as it's been in a long long time.
I think that it's due to the price of class A drugs being a lot more affordable.
Appreciate 0
      08-10-2011, 04:27 PM   #178
TikoV
Captain
Scotland
12
Rep
664
Posts

 
Drives: BMW 335d/X5 40d
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Glasgow

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by ZURICH View Post
Apart from the regular "OLD FIRM" clashes, Nothing to do with football just sectarian violence, so you guys are just as fucked as we are
Don't know what and where you been...but old firm clashes are almost non existent these days! Besides, never heard them looting businesses or damaging people's homes as a result of their clashes.

Bit out of date Zurich mate...

p.s Just read that ACPOS are sending 250 riot police to help.
__________________

Last edited by TikoV; 08-10-2011 at 04:35 PM.
Appreciate 0
      08-10-2011, 04:35 PM   #179
Billyray911
Colonel
Billyray911's Avatar
United Kingdom
31
Rep
2,722
Posts

 
Drives: 335d
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Mind your own business...no,really.

iTrader: (6)

Cornwall now...


http://www.eatnineghost.com/wp-conte...0/image001.gif
Appreciate 0
      08-10-2011, 05:21 PM   #180
ZURICH
Major
ZURICH's Avatar
Switzerland
18
Rep
1,153
Posts

 
Drives: E91 320d Touring M Sport
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Wettingen

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by TikoV View Post
Don't know what and where you been...but old firm clashes are almost non existent these days! Besides, never heard them looting businesses or damaging people's homes as a result of their clashes.

Bit out of date Zurich mate...

p.s Just read that ACPOS are sending 250 riot police to help.
Must admit, it has been many years since I was in Glasgow, but did witness one hell of a running battle between rangers and Celtic fans, yes there wer some broken windows but can't say if anyone took advantage of this.
__________________

M Sport Package, (PDC), front / rear, Cruise control
Mystic Blue Metallic, Beige Dakota leather, Alarm,
Automatic transmission, Panoramic glass roof, Heated Seats, Lumbar etc etc
"I don't Fuck around but when I do, I dont fuck around"
Appreciate 0
      08-10-2011, 05:42 PM   #181
Kerr
Brigadier General
Scotland
44
Rep
3,713
Posts

 
Drives: 08' 335i Coupe
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Aberdeen

iTrader: (0)

Is this now a pass the buck thread?

I sympathise with the problems going on in England at the moment, but the need to suddenly make poor comments and try and pull Scotland down are tasteless and unfounded.
Appreciate 0
      08-10-2011, 06:00 PM   #182
ZURICH
Major
ZURICH's Avatar
Switzerland
18
Rep
1,153
Posts

 
Drives: E91 320d Touring M Sport
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Wettingen

iTrader: (0)

Raid on local offlicence

Latest video of looting.

__________________

M Sport Package, (PDC), front / rear, Cruise control
Mystic Blue Metallic, Beige Dakota leather, Alarm,
Automatic transmission, Panoramic glass roof, Heated Seats, Lumbar etc etc
"I don't Fuck around but when I do, I dont fuck around"
Appreciate 0
      08-10-2011, 06:09 PM   #183
JLR1969
Brigadier General
JLR1969's Avatar
United Kingdom
37
Rep
3,397
Posts

 
Drives: Ford GT Lawn Tractor
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Somerset

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kerr View Post
Is this now a pass the buck thread?

I sympathise with the problems going on in England at the moment, but the need to suddenly make poor comments and try and pull Scotland down are tasteless and unfounded.


Where has your sense of humour gone?
Appreciate 0
      08-10-2011, 07:03 PM   #184
Dave_3
Colonel
Dave_3's Avatar
Scotland
43
Rep
2,809
Posts

 
Drives: F32 430D sDrive Msport
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: CH / SCO

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Interesting ....

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-14474429

"Top e-petition demands axing of benefits for rioters"

D.
__________________
Escort Mk1 RS2000 (2.1 2x44IDFS, BVH, Kent FR32, 5spd, 180 BHP) : Fully Loaded F32 430D M Sport sDrive : Previously Full-Spec 335D E92 2006 : Capri MK1 full rebuild in progress

Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 02:32 AM   #185
dghdgh
Second Lieutenant
dghdgh's Avatar
United Kingdom
2
Rep
213
Posts

 
Drives: E91 sports+
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Teesside UK

iTrader: (3)

yeh but the website is frozen because of demand
when is the commons debate on hanging
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 03:10 AM   #186
rich1068
has left the building
United Kingdom
54
Rep
3,363
Posts

 
Drives: F30 330d M Sport
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: UK

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by JLR1969 View Post


Where has your sense of humour gone?
Yes, come on Kerr. I hope you're not the type that can dish it but not take it
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 03:23 AM   #187
dar2008
Major
United Kingdom
20
Rep
1,019
Posts

 
Drives: e93 M3 Convertible!
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Bromley, UK

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by TikoV View Post
That's true...years of English stripping our resources means we have little. But guess what...no riots!!
Seems we left you with the chips though... both varieties.
__________________
It's arrived, e93 M3 Convertible: M-DCT, JzB / extended BB, and most of the options.
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 03:31 AM   #188
Kerr
Brigadier General
Scotland
44
Rep
3,713
Posts

 
Drives: 08' 335i Coupe
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Aberdeen

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by rich1068 View Post
Yes, come on Kerr. I hope you're not the type that can dish it but not take it
I don't remember dishing it out in here?

I didn't take the posts as too humourious as there was a few people beginning to take cheap shots at Scotland rather than focus on the topic in hand.

Nobody was taking issues with England's troubles, just showing the same feelings as the English themselves.

A few posts read to me as passing the buck but one of the posters has now said it was humour from him.
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 05:21 AM   #189
dghdgh
Second Lieutenant
dghdgh's Avatar
United Kingdom
2
Rep
213
Posts

 
Drives: E91 sports+
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Teesside UK

iTrader: (3)

I think a few people are missing the issue on this thread we are looking at mindless scum destroying the fabric of our society. A bit of humor and banter yes but lets make that light and not go and focus on the issue of scum who may well have changed how everyone will live their lives from now on. The fact that insurers will be paying out millions will impact on everyone. Thousands may well loose their jobs more drain on the public purse. The costs of policing which will be more than anyone can imagine will reducing policing in every part of the UK for years to come. The image of the UK which will deter investment, tourism and general trading on the stock exchange. Remember how pensions work!!!!
the money the government will payout in compensation and re investment in these communities come form the tax payers and are diverted from front line services.
Sorry for airing off.
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 05:42 AM   #190
Kerr
Brigadier General
Scotland
44
Rep
3,713
Posts

 
Drives: 08' 335i Coupe
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Aberdeen

iTrader: (0)



It must be hard for the police to control themselves in the circumstances and now this video has appeared.

Lets just hope that's the right people they have got and the officers can't be traced back.
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 05:42 AM   #191
Dizzle
Major
Dizzle's Avatar
United Kingdom
15
Rep
1,151
Posts

 
Drives: 320d M Sport
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: UK, Staffordshire

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dave_3 View Post
Interesting ....

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-14474429

"Top e-petition demands axing of benefits for rioters"

D.
....must sign! Direct link http://epetitions.direct.gov.uk/petitions/7337
__________________

Last edited by Dizzle; 08-11-2011 at 07:03 AM. Reason: Added direct link
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 05:53 AM   #192
rich1068
has left the building
United Kingdom
54
Rep
3,363
Posts

 
Drives: F30 330d M Sport
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: UK

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kerr View Post
I don't remember dishing it out in here?
What I meant was you seem to be a humorous guy and the posts were I'm sure in jest. Well that's how I read them anyway.

No offence was intended.
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 05:56 AM   #193
zltm089
Major General
zltm089's Avatar
United Kingdom
90
Rep
7,419
Posts

 
Drives: 335i SE Coupe Space Grey
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: LONDON

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 BMW 335i  [5.00]
__________________

Current Car: E92 335i SE Dream Cars: AMG SL65 Black,GallardoSuperleggera, GTR 2012, Agera R, F430 Scuderia, DBS, EVO X FQ400, Lexus LFA, F10 M5, M4, GT3 RS4.0, Ferrari 458, Ferrari F12, R8 V10 plus, Jaguar F Type V8, Lamborghini LP700-4 Aventador, Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, C63 AMG Coupe Black, Vanquish 2012, Laferrari, GT3 991, McLaren 650s.
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 05:59 AM   #194
zltm089
Major General
zltm089's Avatar
United Kingdom
90
Rep
7,419
Posts

 
Drives: 335i SE Coupe Space Grey
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: LONDON

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 BMW 335i  [5.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kerr View Post


It must be hard for the police to control themselves in the circumstances and now this video has appeared.

Lets just hope that's the right people they have got and the officers can't be traced back.
LOL...luvin it...
__________________

Current Car: E92 335i SE Dream Cars: AMG SL65 Black,GallardoSuperleggera, GTR 2012, Agera R, F430 Scuderia, DBS, EVO X FQ400, Lexus LFA, F10 M5, M4, GT3 RS4.0, Ferrari 458, Ferrari F12, R8 V10 plus, Jaguar F Type V8, Lamborghini LP700-4 Aventador, Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, C63 AMG Coupe Black, Vanquish 2012, Laferrari, GT3 991, McLaren 650s.
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 08:47 AM   #195
creepy coupe
Major General
creepy coupe's Avatar
98
Rep
8,173
Posts

 
Drives: M235i
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: UK

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
2009 335i  [0.00]
So how do these poor Sods, who have had riot damage get on with insurance. Every policy I've ever read excluded riot and war damage. Although last night the insurance Association are banging on about how much it will cost them.
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 08:52 AM   #196
m@rk
Major
m@rk's Avatar
United Kingdom
20
Rep
1,053
Posts

 
Drives: 2014 520D SE
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Lincolnshire (sometimes)

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by creepy coupe View Post
So how do these poor Sods, who have had riot damage get on with insurance. Every policy I've ever read excluded riot and war damage. Although last night the insurance Association are banging on about how much it will cost them.
That was my thinking as well but when I have just now pulled out my home insurance policy is clearly states that damage from riot and civil disturbance IS covered.

Maybe policies USED to not cover this and there was a change somewhere along the way
__________________
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 08:53 AM   #197
dghdgh
Second Lieutenant
dghdgh's Avatar
United Kingdom
2
Rep
213
Posts

 
Drives: E91 sports+
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Teesside UK

iTrader: (3)

Bet no one gets charged with riot only violent disorder as the Police Authority will be responsible for the cost of the damage.
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2011, 08:57 AM   #198
dar2008
Major
United Kingdom
20
Rep
1,019
Posts

 
Drives: e93 M3 Convertible!
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Bromley, UK

iTrader: (0)

Cameron announced a number of measures in pariliament today, these included...

He said the government would meet the cost of "legitimate" compensation claims and the time limit for applying would increase from 14 to 42 days

A 10m Recovery Scheme to provide additional support to councils in making areas "safe, clean and clear"

A new 20m high street support scheme to help affected businesses get back up and running quickly

Plans for the government to meet the immediate costs of emergency accommodation for families made homeless
__________________
It's arrived, e93 M3 Convertible: M-DCT, JzB / extended BB, and most of the options.
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:54 AM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST