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Re: Hi, from Somerset
« Reply #8 on: May 21, 2019, 11:41:04 PM »
*Originally Posted by Longdude [+]
The average working week is 37 hours, I do 45 hours  :110:. Most people get between 20 and 25 days holiday + 8 days bank holiday , which include Christmas,  new years day, Easter etc (public holidays).

Most people don't work Saturday & Sunday.

I think we do better than your average over in the USA.

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I see.  It must just be the aggregate postings that make it seem like you all have a lot of holidays.  I work for a company of 55,000 associates.  I have 27 days of paid time off accrued per year with a 264-hour carry over to the following year.  We also have 8 holidays.  Wife's company went to unlimited time off, which is a growing trend but is rare.  We are pretty close...work about the same number of hours.  Anyhow, thanks for clearing that up!

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Re: Hi, from Somerset
« Reply #9 on: May 22, 2019, 06:09:09 AM »
Yeah, I took a days holiday to test ride the bike and do a deal. 6am here now and start work at 7am today. Thanks again for all the welomes. Even an offer of a ride out after my first post. :031: