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by landsurfer
5 Jul 2020, 4:48pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: CUK supports BLM
Replies: 260
Views: 4528

Re: CUK supports BLM

Who on here is going to stop and threaten black people to force them to cycle ??
by landsurfer
4 Jul 2020, 8:58am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: CUK supports BLM
Replies: 260
Views: 4528

Re: CUK supports BLM

pwa wrote:
landsurfer wrote:Black lives matter. Black Lives Matter doesn't.

If I understand you correctly, I probably agree. But we do need to push this issue a bit because it has festered for too long.


Agreed ....
by landsurfer
4 Jul 2020, 8:56am
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Lejog for wimps please- or am I on my own? ( merged )
Replies: 2040
Views: 163338

Re: Lejog for wimps please- or am I on my own? ( merged )

Inverness to Borra to-day ..... seems like last week not 2 years ago .... so much has happened here ..... Our house is full of children, babies .. ok baby....and all that goes with it. It was the best of times .... Abington was the best of Birthdays for me ... 60, surrounded by friends and comrades ...
by landsurfer
4 Jul 2020, 8:49am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: CUK supports BLM
Replies: 260
Views: 4528

Re: CUK supports BLM

Black lives matter. Black Lives Matter doesn't.
by landsurfer
22 Jun 2020, 10:54am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Do we need to take individual responsibility for Covid prevention measures?
Replies: 80
Views: 1593

Re: Do we need to take individual responsibility for Covid prevention measures?

We've taken individual responsibility from the start. With 4 children we have been unable to keep them cooped up as we don't think it's appropriate, it's bad enough for them being off school. I've been working full time throughout, travelling around the UK. I usually take our eldest (16) with me. No...
by landsurfer
19 Jun 2020, 8:59pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Rode into a car
Replies: 38
Views: 1656

Re: Rode into a car

He probably knows how aggressive cyclists are when it comes to litigation .... ruins his no claims but has no effect on the cyclist .... runaway !!!
by landsurfer
19 Jun 2020, 6:26pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Did slavery really make Britain rich?
Replies: 68
Views: 1577

Re: Did slavery really make Britain rich?

The question you must ask ..... Where do you keep your black slaves ? Where did your parents keep their black slaves ? Your grandparents and great parents .. how did they treat their black slaves ? Great great grandparents .... let me guess ... no black slaves ..... Modern slaves in Vietnam making y...
by landsurfer
27 Apr 2020, 8:48am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Cycling as an activity during the Covid 19 outbreak
Replies: 1055
Views: 33329

Re: Cycling as an activity during the Covid 19 outbreak

mjr wrote:Don't start fights you won't win. "We" have most of the food and I suspect most of the guns. ;)


:lol: I'll pass this comment on to Norfolk Police ... then see how much longer you have your guns .....
by landsurfer
19 Apr 2020, 1:03pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Covid 19 outbreak - arguing about Stats (again)
Replies: 427
Views: 11107

Re: Covid 19 outbreak - arguing about Stats (again)

News yesterday, BBC, out of the days reported 800+ deaths only 30 where without underlying health conditions ... Just the comment the reporter made to the news anchor ... don't shoot the messenger .... Another claim without time or names or anything even the BBC Trust with full access to the archiv...
by landsurfer
18 Apr 2020, 10:15pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Covid 19 outbreak - arguing about Stats (again)
Replies: 427
Views: 11107

Re: Covid 19 outbreak - arguing about Stats (again)

News yesterday, BBC, out of the days reported 800+ deaths only 30 where without underlying health conditions ...

Just the comment the reporter made to the news anchor ... don't shoot the messenger ....
by landsurfer
19 Feb 2020, 10:22am
Forum: Racing, Olympics, TdF, Competitive cycling
Topic: Transgender woman wins cycling championship
Replies: 162
Views: 30136

Re: Transgender woman wins cycling championship

There is a group on here that often demand "Evidence" for any comment that is made that they disagree with .... the cries of evidence grow louder and louder in proportion to the amount of disagreement felt ... But they will never offer "Evidence" to substantiate their ownpoint o...
by landsurfer
16 Feb 2020, 7:50pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: New supermarket without cycle parking
Replies: 44
Views: 1882

Re: New supermarket without cycle parking

"I'm horrified that there is no runway or hangarage at my local ALDI. How am i supposed to fly in in my electric ECO aircraft if the basic facilities are not available ... Disgraceful.

Signed,

Wg Cdr Bigglesworth DFC. KGB. CDM. RAF (Retd)
Algy & Bertie.
Gimlet. Esq.
by landsurfer
15 Feb 2020, 9:36pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Transgender athletes (and related stuff)
Replies: 212
Views: 15912

Re: Transgender athletes (and related stuff)

https://www.gov.scot/publications/racist-incidents-recorded-police-scotland-2013-14/pages/25/ No actual evidence of racist intent needed. If anyone claims anything is a racist incident then by that definition it is. Thankfully it does not apply to the majority of ... it's Scots Law not English ...
by landsurfer
15 Feb 2020, 7:36pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Transgender athletes (and related stuff)
Replies: 212
Views: 15912

Re: Transgender athletes (and related stuff)

It's a complex matter. But I think we can assume that transgender people competing in women's events and the consequent complaints from some other competitors is not a women's rights issue. That's because women's rights group have been silent, just as they were about recent events in Rochdale and R...
by landsurfer
15 Feb 2020, 5:02pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Transgender athletes (and related stuff)
Replies: 212
Views: 15912

Re: Transgender athletes (and related stuff)

As previously posted; "And now the freedom to say that some Transgender people are cheats in sport and to discuss the issue of men and women pretending to be a different gender can be upheld in law ? From the Telegraph today; (Actually yesterday). "Police compared to Stasi and Gestapo by j...