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by ferrador
Sat Aug 13, 2016 2:15 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: "the British system doesn't work"
Replies: 23
Views: 6717

Re: "the British system doesn't work"

had the prvilege of meeting up with George a few years back a very articulate and intelligent man ,
by ferrador
Sun Jul 17, 2016 5:06 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: FARRIERS MEETING 23RD
Replies: 19
Views: 1334

Re: FARRIERS MEETING 23RD

dont they carry insurance for this sort of thing ?
by ferrador
Sat Jul 16, 2016 4:19 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: FARRIERS MEETING 23RD
Replies: 19
Views: 1334

Re: FARRIERS MEETING 23RD

that is true
by ferrador
Fri Jul 15, 2016 5:46 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: FARRIERS MEETING 23RD
Replies: 19
Views: 1334

Re: FARRIERS MEETING 23RD

the frc have all the neccessary facilities at newark road and they live there
by ferrador
Sun May 08, 2016 4:17 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: FRC TOTALY INCOMPEDENT?
Replies: 6
Views: 628

Re: FRC TOTALY INCOMPEDENT?

what annoys me about it CSC is that the person making the "complaint " has to do all the groundwork , photos , times , owners , everything for them putting their own name on the line , chinese whispers soon go round so a bloke acting in the frcs professional manner soon loses his/hers busi...
by ferrador
Sat Apr 30, 2016 2:30 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Are Frc for purpose
Replies: 126
Views: 10374

Re: Are Frc for purpose

not quite right , some farriers get 100s of euros but its certainly not unusual for some to charge 40 , coming back to the uk , there is a pole down the road charging £45. 00 a set and reckons that is double the price of what he would get if at home , there is an italian not far away who is very muc...
by ferrador
Fri Apr 01, 2016 2:36 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Payment by cheque and cash, registration fees.
Replies: 4
Views: 551

Re: Payment by cheque and cash, registration fees.

PNB , at the end of the day all they want are your bank details , big brother syndrome ,
by ferrador
Thu Mar 31, 2016 12:42 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: FARRIERS MEETING 23RD
Replies: 19
Views: 1334

Re: FARRIERS MEETING 23RD

who was the brains behind the stock exchange loss , obviously some jerk having a gamble , its not difficult to have a back up in place to cover losses
by ferrador
Thu Mar 31, 2016 12:39 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Payment by cheque and cash, registration fees.
Replies: 4
Views: 551

Re: Payment by cheque and cash, registration fees.

how will i be able to pay then ? strange set up if you cannot pay legal currency in the country you are in
by ferrador
Thu Mar 24, 2016 4:23 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Argentine grooms
Replies: 14
Views: 2767

Re: Argentine grooms

im not phonong you on a mobile when im not here costs a fortune
by ferrador
Thu Mar 24, 2016 4:20 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Argentine grooms
Replies: 14
Views: 2767

Re: Argentine grooms

i will give you a buzz lunchtime
by ferrador
Wed Mar 16, 2016 5:59 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Argentine grooms
Replies: 14
Views: 2767

Re: Argentine grooms

he has apparently managed to get back in with his old partner
by ferrador
Mon Mar 07, 2016 6:49 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Argentine grooms
Replies: 14
Views: 2767

Re: Argentine grooms

Stuart i see and hear the unqualified / unregistered argentine farrier is recruiting for the season , he is willing to pay an atf to take him on his books and a share of the profits
by ferrador
Sat Feb 06, 2016 7:30 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Cautions & Convictions Notifications Eorm
Replies: 19
Views: 1486

Re: Cautions & Convictions Notifications Eorm

thank you John , the words of common sense , I take you have not had the email yet from them ? I have not and will not fill in any form , why should I when I have a clean sheet , I have consulted with a barrister ( a client ) who exact response was " a load of tosh , threatening actions like th...
by ferrador
Thu Jan 07, 2016 2:54 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: FRC meeting 16 Dec 2015.
Replies: 30
Views: 2012

Re: FRC meeting 16 Dec 2015.

the salary is a problem to me , i am paying towards it and i would like to know where exactly it is going ,in our local paper not long ago a position was advertised for a registrar with the local district council (population over 250 000 ) with a salary of 40k , it is a fulltime position , the frc r...
by ferrador
Wed Jan 06, 2016 3:20 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: FRC meeting 16 Dec 2015.
Replies: 30
Views: 2012

Re: FRC meeting 16 Dec 2015.

would I be correct in presuming the registrar is on a salary of over 60k a year ?
by ferrador
Wed Jan 06, 2016 3:08 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: FRC meeting 16 Dec 2015.
Replies: 30
Views: 2012

Re: FRC meeting 16 Dec 2015.

nice to see the farcical council are up to date as usual , still no records of the minutes on their www site , bunch of incompetent muppets
by ferrador
Tue Jan 05, 2016 4:54 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: FRC meeting 16 Dec 2015.
Replies: 30
Views: 2012

Re: FRC meeting 16 Dec 2015.

do i understand correctly , the chair asked if comments made at a previous meeting could be withdrawn ? how often does this happen ? more disturbingly how often are they manipulating minutes behind closed doors without others knowledge , the whole frc thing is a joke
by ferrador
Mon Dec 21, 2015 4:41 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Disclosure policy for declaring cautions and convictions
Replies: 14
Views: 1386

Re: Disclosure policy for declaring cautions and convictions

aftre last years fiasco it will be interesting to see who the registrar stops from working for late payment ,
by ferrador
Mon Dec 21, 2015 2:32 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Disclosure policy for declaring cautions and convictions
Replies: 14
Views: 1386

Re: Disclosure policy for declaring cautions and convictions

called in frc office to pay my dues last week , easier to enter fort knox , cannot use carpark , have to park on busy main road and walk , go through security check , wait for a reciept book to be found , petty cash box to be found , a witness and key holder to be found get a lecture on why I have n...
by ferrador
Mon Dec 21, 2015 2:19 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: FRC meeting 16 Dec 2015.
Replies: 30
Views: 2012

Re: FRC meeting 16 Dec 2015.

my conclusion is that the modern youth needs to grow a pair and learn what discipline is , bullying , harrassment , etc , etc , in 99% of cases it is just down to being a spoilt little brat who has always had there own way and has never been told off by parents or at any time during education , brin...
by ferrador
Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:18 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Election FRC. Draft election address. PNB
Replies: 16
Views: 1985

Re: Election FRC. Draft election address. PNB

well said Stuart , they twist and turn to suit themselves , everything should be put in black and white , the whole act is a hundred shades of grey
by ferrador
Wed Mar 04, 2015 3:09 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Election FRC. Draft election address. PNB
Replies: 16
Views: 1985

Re: Election FRC. Draft election address. PNB

perhaps I misunderstand , basicallyyou are saying the frc disciplinary rules are above the law ?
by ferrador
Sat Jan 24, 2015 6:48 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: ATF's stuck off.
Replies: 9
Views: 1495

Re: ATF's stuck off.

do the frc staff have to abide by frc professional standards ? are they subject to the same disciplinary actions ? will their cockup ever become public knowledge via local media , magazines , facebook twitter etc ? will they put it in the bulletin or their website ? their service is piss poor , thei...
by ferrador
Sat Jan 24, 2015 6:38 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: ATF?
Replies: 2
Views: 962

Re: ATF?

have you written too and contacted all ATFs ?
by ferrador
Fri Jan 23, 2015 1:36 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: ATF's stuck off.
Replies: 9
Views: 1495

Re: ATF's stuck off.

I cannot believe what I am reading here , the new registrar made descision , then backtracks without any sort of recourse ? I still cannot believe a retired man on a 50K+ per year pension which my taxes go to pay , then becomes an overpaid registrar which my registration fee helps to pay makes a wro...
by ferrador
Wed Nov 05, 2014 2:40 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: apprentice training
Replies: 34
Views: 4219

Re: apprentice training

i have been whinging for years about fee payment , why we cannot pay cash at reception is beyond me
by ferrador
Mon Oct 20, 2014 7:29 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: apprentice training
Replies: 34
Views: 4219

Re: apprentice training

MWB ran a tight ship ? it was under his so called leadership everything went wrong
by ferrador
Sat Oct 04, 2014 12:35 pm
Forum: farriers - contact your FRC rep
Topic: CONTACT YOUR REP
Replies: 2
Views: 2419

Re: CONTACT YOUR REP

Stuart have you any idea what the registrars annual salary is ?
by ferrador
Sat Oct 04, 2014 12:33 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: apprentice training
Replies: 34
Views: 4219

Re: apprentice training

how long can an apprentice carry on being an apprentice ? how many attempts can they have at the diploma ?
by ferrador
Sat Oct 04, 2014 12:30 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profession
Replies: 18
Views: 3151

Re: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profes

how the hell are a bunch of unelected egotistical allowed to decide a mans career , he got done for drug dealing , he served his time and they now punish a second time , beggars belief . Before some of you stand up and say he deserves it iust remember how this two faced operation works , i can name ...
by ferrador
Thu Aug 28, 2014 7:17 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profession
Replies: 18
Views: 3151

Re: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profes

we are on the same lines of thought now PNB , my arguement is that they got together at no cheap expense, for what for a few years is a pointless (apart from earning a few quid via expenses ) excercise ?. it was only a couple of years ago the same thing happened about an illegal farrier ( polo ponie...
by ferrador
Thu Aug 28, 2014 2:39 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profession
Replies: 18
Views: 3151

Re: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profes

i farrier from kent has just been jailed for being a naughty boy (drug dealing ) he was locked up earlier this year , a disciplinary meeting was convened and the descision was made to remove his name from the register , probably rightly so , but under the circumstances , him being locked up and the ...
by ferrador
Wed Aug 27, 2014 6:36 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Election FRC. Draft election address. PNB
Replies: 16
Views: 1985

Re: Election FRC. Draft election address. PNB

your interpretation of what i wrote is wrong , i have not said the cjf is a walk in the park have I ? i said that some who have taken both commented that overall the diploma is more difficult , there are quite a few abroad using dip status including more than several in the states who have not taken...
by ferrador
Wed Aug 27, 2014 11:01 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Election FRC. Draft election address. PNB
Replies: 16
Views: 1985

Re: Election FRC. Draft election address. PNB

according to american friends who have taken both the dip overall is harder , that was not my point , the wcf qualifications are held in the greatest esteem worldwide , by doing what they have done has opened a back door so to speak for farriers to come here and shoe without successfully taking the ...
by ferrador
Tue Aug 26, 2014 11:23 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Election FRC. Draft election address. PNB
Replies: 16
Views: 1985

Re: Election FRC. Draft election address. PNB

there are quite a few in the states using DWCF status that have not paid their registration fee or even taken the exam , the wcf and frc sold out , why ?
by ferrador
Tue Aug 26, 2014 11:17 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profession
Replies: 18
Views: 3151

Re: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profes

they found the time and organisational skills to form a disciplinary committee at great expense and expenses to discipline a farrier who is serving time (5 years ) at her majestys pleasure , WTF is going on ?
by ferrador
Sat Apr 19, 2014 7:01 am
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Strommy Trainers
Replies: 1
Views: 703

Re: Strommy Trainers

i have always thought that all nailholes in the whole range have been crap
by ferrador
Fri Dec 20, 2013 1:45 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: CPD
Replies: 2
Views: 823

Re: CPD

lets try again , if cpd becomes compulsory what will happen to an individual who does not gain enough points ?
by ferrador
Wed Dec 18, 2013 7:52 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: frc
Replies: 1
Views: 834

frc

got a red invoice dated 31/10/2013 for payment of registration fee , its not due until dec 31st , went in today to pay , not happy that i wanted to pay in cash , they dont even have a receipt book , i was given a compliment slip stamped and signed to say they had received payment though , and they h...
by ferrador
Fri Dec 13, 2013 5:52 pm
Forum: farriers - contact your FRC rep
Topic: CONTACT YOUR REP
Replies: 2
Views: 2419

Re: CONTACT YOUR REP

Stuart are the employed staff of the FRC classed as civil servants ?
by ferrador
Thu Nov 14, 2013 8:36 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profession
Replies: 18
Views: 3151

Re: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profes

I have no problem with cpd but I do not see why I have to register my points ,
by ferrador
Thu Nov 14, 2013 8:34 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profession
Replies: 18
Views: 3151

Re: Consultation on regulatory reform in the farriery profes

as a matter of interest Peter , if cpd becomes compulsory what exactly is proposed to do to those who do not participate ?
by ferrador
Wed Aug 21, 2013 9:25 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: sheared heel?
Replies: 5
Views: 1182

Re: sheared heel?

sounds like you have shod plenty of polo ponies Cedric
by ferrador
Thu Aug 01, 2013 4:58 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: CPD availability?
Replies: 7
Views: 1326

Re: CPD availability?

Cedric you are in lancs , caldwell is down the road , im sure he will take a few quid off you and give you some cpd points , your not far from yorkshire , the midlands , the cpd points are easily gained with not much too much travelling as i see it in England
by ferrador
Fri Jul 26, 2013 5:41 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: CPD availability?
Replies: 7
Views: 1326

Re: CPD availability?

dont know what you are whinging about Cedric , you have your own college on your doorstep , they have their agenda as regarding farrier education , why cant they sell some cpd points ?
by ferrador
Sun Jun 23, 2013 12:29 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Review of Farrier Training.
Replies: 48
Views: 5824

Re: Review of Farrier Training.

why do the relevant people/bodies let caldwell dictate to them , he must have some hold over them because he does what he wants , how he wants and not a word is said about it ,
by ferrador
Wed May 29, 2013 5:07 pm
Forum: farriers discussion board
Topic: Review of Farrier Training.
Replies: 48
Views: 5824

Re: Review of Farrier Training.

not sure where to post this ; i have a question regarding farrier training , ; with all this ofstead/nfta crap going on who makes the decision on wether the apprentice is reaching a good enough practical standard to continue the syllabus ? it seems to me that everybody who makes the decisions are no...

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