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by mercalia
14 Dec 2017, 8:58pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: What do you want for Christmas?
Replies: 22
Views: 574

Re: What do you want for Christmas?

Cameron and Osborne get a lump of coal and put in the naughty book - they have done so much damage to the poor of this country.
by mercalia
14 Dec 2017, 8:54pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Should having the right to a home be enshrined in law?
Replies: 21
Views: 332

Re: Should having the right to a home be enshrined in law?

Having safe shelter must be a basic human need. But, if one chooses not to work and decides to rely on social housing then I don't see why the person should be given the opportunity to live somewhere where another person who works could not afford to live. I think most people who this concerns are ...
by mercalia
14 Dec 2017, 7:34pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Decathlon lightweight tents
Replies: 20
Views: 838

Re: Decathlon lightweight tents

https://www.intentsoutdoors.co.nz/collections/1-2-person-tents/products/ultrapack-1-plus-inner-tent-approx-900g-double-wall 1.06 double walled tent with pole. Needs pegging out. $nz 158 + shipping pole is in the wrong place - would have been better to have an A pole and a little more weight. or may...
by mercalia
14 Dec 2017, 2:21pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Should a surgeon be allowed to "tattoo" his patients?
Replies: 16
Views: 210

Re: Should a surgeon be allowed to "tattoo" his patients?

I read about that. guy was done for assault in the end. I think that a bit extreme. I wonder do artificial bits and pieces put inside people like pacemakers have trade marks on them? Maybe not a bad idea as then if the job turns out to be shoddy you know who to hold responsible? so I feel sorry for ...
by mercalia
14 Dec 2017, 12:43pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Decathlon lightweight tents
Replies: 20
Views: 838

Re: Decathlon lightweight tents

some people here would say it is it heavy - my tarp tent just weighs 1.2kg https://www.intentsoutdoors.co.nz/collections/1-2-person-tents/products/ultrapack-1-plus-inner-tent-approx-900g-double-wall 1.06 double walled tent with pole. Needs pegging out. $nz 158 + shipping pole is in the wrong place ...
by mercalia
13 Dec 2017, 5:16pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Should having the right to a home be enshrined in law?
Replies: 21
Views: 332

Re: Should having the right to a home be enshrined in law?

Universal Declaration of Human Rights Article 25. (1) Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary social services, and the right to security in the event of unemp...
by mercalia
13 Dec 2017, 4:23pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Should having the right to a home be enshrined in law?
Replies: 21
Views: 332

Should having the right to a home be enshrined in law?

We hear these days about thing like having an internet connection is no longer a luxury What about have a roof over your head? Maybe if that was the law and a right under the law then that would unblock the housing market. I cant see Mr Mays idea of "encouraging" longer tenanacy will have ...
by mercalia
13 Dec 2017, 1:31pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: What rules do you never break?
Replies: 29
Views: 982

Re: What rules do you never break?

never when out leave my bike unlocked even for a few seconds/minutes
by mercalia
13 Dec 2017, 1:18pm
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Porridge: love or hate?
Replies: 54
Views: 1010

Re: Porridge: love or hate?

useful as a glue substitute :wink:
by mercalia
12 Dec 2017, 11:08pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: 1man tent plus bike
Replies: 41
Views: 2113

Re: 1man tent plus bike

This will do for storing a bike inside, cooking, having a wee, a poker night, and more :mrgreen: https://media.pitchup.co.uk/images/5/image/private/s--SPYXx8dA--/c_limit,h_1350,w_1800/e_improve,fl_progressive/q_50/b_rgb:000,g_south_west,l_pu_logo_white_vcbkgt,o_25/v1434608338/wildcat-gypsy-caravans...
by mercalia
12 Dec 2017, 11:02pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Daft TV ads
Replies: 60
Views: 4000

Re: Daft TV ads

One advert that is missing is one from the TV Licencing people - would have to be after the 9pm watershed wouldnt it ? as threats and intimidation with a figure walking up the path and knocking on the door, after peeking in the window would be real horror story :oops: :lol: Atleast we dont get ads U...
by mercalia
12 Dec 2017, 4:14pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Monster Attraction in London from 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 102

Re: Monster Attraction in London from 2018

Perfectly disgusting, +1! Have you posted this before? What other disgusting objects are on display? One can understand now how stories about awful monsters (Afanc, Lambton Worm..) arise, this will be another one to scare children of all ages Never seen one in fairytale Germany mind, where there ar...
by mercalia
12 Dec 2017, 4:11pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: UK falls to eighth place in Good Country Index, below Ireland
Replies: 22
Views: 351

Re: UK falls to eighth place in Good Country Index, below Ireland

well who has Samoa fought in the last few years?

maybe not such an accolade? minding your own business?
by mercalia
12 Dec 2017, 3:13pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Monster Attraction in London from 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 102

Monster Attraction in London from 2018

A must see for tourists? Curator Vyki Sparkes said it "will be one of the most fascinating and disgusting objects we have ever had on display". just dont have a meal before hand or just after, give your self time to digest the sight http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-42324932 Question. Wi...
by mercalia
12 Dec 2017, 2:48pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Cycling jokes
Replies: 85
Views: 4408

Re: Cycling jokes

brynpoeth wrote:What does a policeperson have in his sandwiches?

Truncheon meat!


what does a policeman have in his sandwiches?

Sausage meat