Off Topic UK TV Licence - non resident addresses

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  1. Chazz Rheinhold

    Chazz Rheinhold Well-Known Member

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    Interesting!! there's probably a film in it.
     
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  2. DMD

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    It looks like 'interesting' is another word I've misunderstood the meaning of.
     
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  3. Barchullona

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    It would be interesting. It's uniqueness would make it extremely valuable.
     
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  4. Mr Hatem

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    In Britain
    to license is a verb
    licence is a noun, hence television licence is correct.

    In the USA license is used for both, but they don't need a TV license ;)
     
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  5. Barchullona

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    Actually, although the spelling is licence in this country when used as a noun it can be used as a verb as well.
     
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  6. Barchullona

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    Would be more interesting than some of the films that certain posters have listed in their top 10 films.
     
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  7. GlassHalfHull

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    I saw Reginald D Hunter last week and had to chuckle at his Dad having asked him if it was true that in England you need a licence to operate a TV.
     
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  8. Tigerite

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    Well strictly speaking it's not. Unless you are watching or recording LIVE television, as in as a programme is broadcast (or catch up on iPlayer now) you don't need a TV licence to watch something on a television (such as a DVD).
     
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  9. The Omega Man

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    The Iplayer system is not about a license its about delivering targeted programmes. We have virgin media and it records all sorts of **** and tells us we want to watch it
     
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  10. Mr Hatem

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    A television is capable of receiving live TV so you do need a licence.
     
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  11. Plum

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    Not so it seems,

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  12. Mr Hatem

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    OK that must be recent, but they probably won't believe you if you tell them that :)
     
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  13. balkan tiger

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    And S is for?
    What do you put in all the other drawers?
     
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  14. DMD

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    License. <ok>
     
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  15. balkan tiger

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    Wrong
    I've just reread the post and i see he puts his parework in there so S is for parework.
     
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  16. DMD

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    You're just taking the p.
     
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  17. tigerscanada

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    Or a TV licence to boot. Maybe I should say to trunk :emoticon-0100-smile
     
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  18. Mr Hatem

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    What Dennis puts in his drawers is none of your business.
     
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  19. BLUE_MOUNTAINS_BEAR

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    About time we moved on to discuss defence v defense
     
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  20. Barchullona

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    If we did that someone might take offence. Or offense.
     
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