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by ferrit worrier
9 Nov 2018, 10:01pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7046
Views: 338148

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Clockwork motor
by ferrit worrier
5 Nov 2018, 7:16pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7046
Views: 338148

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Sow's litter
by ferrit worrier
2 Nov 2018, 10:38am
Forum: On the road
Topic: Cymru am byth - we love Wales!
Replies: 242
Views: 43538

Re: Cymru am byth - we love Wales!

Off to Llanbedr this afternoon for a nice long weekend staying at the Victoria inn. Robinsons the brewery is local to us in Stockport. That was a bonus as I hadn't noticed until after I'd booked it :D :D :D We've holidayed at Barmouth many times with the girls and my self when I was a yoof. the weat...
by ferrit worrier
30 Oct 2018, 5:28pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7046
Views: 338148

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Big end
by ferrit worrier
28 Oct 2018, 9:50am
Forum: On the road
Topic: OS bagging
Replies: 66
Views: 2897

Re: OS bagging

A couple of BM's I spotted on my way to JoG in 2011 the first is a button on the bridge over the Ribble at Walton Bridge just south of Preston Map ref 552287 Picture 004BMw.JPG the second is a bench mark on a cast iron plate unfortunately I can't remember the exact location other than it's on the A6...
by ferrit worrier
24 Oct 2018, 3:44pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Bradley Who? How The Other Half Live...
Replies: 18
Views: 522

Re: Bradley Who? How The Other Half Live...

Bradley Walsh, well I have heard of him and seen him on tv but big earner :? He's the host of a couple of quiz shows (Wikipedia suggests he's done 1200+ episodes of "The Chase" alone), appears on various panel shows, has had a few main cast roles in big series like a Law and Order and now...
by ferrit worrier
22 Oct 2018, 12:26pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: Fave quotes...
Replies: 88
Views: 5022

Re: Fave quotes...

Not exactly a quote , but,

definition of an expert...... ex an unknown quantity, spurt a drip under pressure,
by ferrit worrier
19 Oct 2018, 8:15pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7046
Views: 338148

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Swiss roll
by ferrit worrier
16 Oct 2018, 8:25pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7046
Views: 338148

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Leg break
by ferrit worrier
13 Oct 2018, 11:04am
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7046
Views: 338148

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Over time
by ferrit worrier
12 Oct 2018, 9:57am
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: Keeping your brain alive in retirement - what do you do?
Replies: 88
Views: 4299

Re: Keeping your brain alive in retirement - what do you do?

brynpoeth wrote:"The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts to work when one gets up in the morning, and does not stop until one gets to work"

If one no longer goes to work, the brain just keeps working, right?


I'll have to think about this :idea:

Malc (retired but with part time job)
by ferrit worrier
5 Oct 2018, 4:09pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: auto high beam lights
Replies: 90
Views: 2393

Re: auto high beam lights

FWIW, I always did and still do prefer a left foot operated dip switch. Especially on rural roads. However it shows my age and actually getting to drive a vehicle so equipped is quite rare! Though as it happens I did the weekend before last. And it brought it all back!! Got one on my 1964 swb landy...
by ferrit worrier
2 Oct 2018, 9:43pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: How to camouflage your car?
Replies: 13
Views: 391

Re: How to camouflage your car?

reohn2 wrote:Apparently he does it every year driving around in on a circular route (or root if you must),he says it's his annular ring :shock:


wood never have twigged it :roll:
by ferrit worrier
26 Sep 2018, 9:58am
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Sustrans LEJOG route through Manchester
Replies: 10
Views: 523

Re: Sustrans LEJOG route through Manchester

Hi Bob I personally would not like to ride through the centre of Manchester. I'm not far from you in Heald Green. Several years ago I embarked on my first LEJoG and was looking for a route through to the A6. Eileithia gave me this route through avoiding Wigan and Manchester, I've used it several tim...