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by peter
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1303
Views: 227075

Re: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?

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by peter
Sun Feb 14, 2021 6:00 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 138
Views: 2431

Re: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.

Friday my son and I moved my metal shed, today I dug the bank back to prepare for the foundations of my new shed, talk about sticky Hertfordshire / London clay!
Each boot gained a lb.
by peter
Sat Feb 13, 2021 3:49 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 138
Views: 2431

Re: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.

Frosty ground today so son and I walked to Hatfield Forest and back, eleven miles, with the dogs.
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by peter
Wed Feb 10, 2021 11:34 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Happy Birthday.
Replies: 8
Views: 172

Re: Happy Birthday.

Thank you all for the good wishes. :D :D :D
by peter
Wed Feb 10, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 138
Views: 2431

Re: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.

My weather app is predicting -7°C at 2am tonight with a "RealFeel" of -10°C.

Altnaharra in northern Scotland dropped to -17.1°C at 6am today , coldest UK temperature since 26th December 2010.
by peter
Tue Feb 09, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: Website Help
Topic: Competitions and giveaways
Replies: 5
Views: 595

Re: Competitions and giveaways

Perhaps your postcode is new?
Maybe thus not in whatever KG use to check.....
by peter
Sat Feb 06, 2021 3:43 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 138
Views: 2431

Re: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.

Oh dear, just back from my allotment. :shock: Just as well all I went to do was to attack the boundary hedge at the top of my second plot. The utility space aka grass, between me concrete enclosed compost, shed, nature, fruit tree patch had an inch of water over about a third of it, the raspberry pl...
by peter
Sat Jan 30, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: The typewriter for hair
Replies: 9
Views: 224

Re: The typewriter for hair

I do a buzz cut with my electric clippers, as short as they'll go - no comb attached.
Run my hand over my head for any missed bits.
More often then not I then shave it, very easy for a wet hand to find unshaved bits!
by peter
Mon Jan 25, 2021 1:27 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 177
Views: 4554

Re: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.

Encountered a needless road blocking accident on way to collect daughter from rural car home she works at. One of her colleagues had gone, probably too fast, wide round a ninety degree left hander, lost it braked and ended up nose into the the graveyard gates with a flat front left tyre. Which on in...
by peter
Thu Jan 14, 2021 6:15 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 177
Views: 4554

Re: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.

Localised flooding here on the Herts Essex border. Wife and daughter had to go to Stevenage for their covid jabs, care home workers, and said it was awash with flooded roads all over the place. Hatfield Forest NT normal access road was blocked, as it passes under the old Dunmow railway line, now the...
by peter
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:04 pm
Forum: Weeds, Pests and Diseases
Topic: Hollow cabbages
Replies: 14
Views: 412

Re: Hollow cabbages

Carefully handled you could have stuffed them?
by peter
Sun Jan 10, 2021 5:40 pm
Forum: Birds, Animals and Livestock
Topic: House chicken
Replies: 30
Views: 862

Re: House chicken

Then it became a lawsuit. :twisted:
by peter
Sun Jan 10, 2021 5:39 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 177
Views: 4554

Re: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.

Cleared five years worth of greenhouse composting from the little concrete coal bunker I set up years ago as a compost bin. Barrowed four full barrows up to the bit of allotment I rotovated after harvesting my onions. Repurposed the bunker into a different sort of compost bin, it now holds all of my...
by peter
Sun Jan 10, 2021 5:29 pm
Forum: Birds, Animals and Livestock
Topic: House chicken
Replies: 30
Views: 862

Re: House chicken

Chantal, I think OH is already there!

Chicken holds out for lemon drizel cake, it's OH in that suit he had to wear when he was advertising for KFC.
by peter
Sun Jan 10, 2021 12:23 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 177
Views: 4554

Re: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.

oldherbaceous wrote:I'm pacing up and down waiting for first light, so I can get at it...digging, that is... :)


Get a beanie hst with inbuilt led torch. :wink:

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