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by SpannerGeek
20 Dec 2015, 10:06am
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: English Language - what "Does your head in" ??
Replies: 742
Views: 30590

Re: English Language - what "Does your head in" ??

They are now REAL life pensioners and they still dress badly :)
by SpannerGeek
20 Dec 2015, 10:02am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Chrimbo Pimp your Bike...
Replies: 16
Views: 1230

Re: Chrimbo Pimp your Bike...

Poundland sold a very nice string of coloured LEDs last year which ran continuously off a single AA for 5 days!
by SpannerGeek
20 Dec 2015, 9:49am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Bike Jumbles: What's the best one?
Replies: 21
Views: 1953

Re: Bike Jumbles: What's the best one?

No one goes to cycle jumbles!? Okay I'll rephrase it. What's the best bargain you ever had at a cycle jumble? Best thing we ever bought was a Bob Jackson tandem with Phil woods hubs which no one would touch because it was 'too big to fit in the car!' Paid £150 for it and have ridden every summer eve...
by SpannerGeek
19 Dec 2015, 11:16pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7243
Views: 354409

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Night (in) Gale ;)
by SpannerGeek
19 Dec 2015, 2:09pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Bike Jumbles: What's the best one?
Replies: 21
Views: 1953

Bike Jumbles: What's the best one?

We recently organized a bike jumble and it was a lot of fun/well attebded. Interested to hear other people's expertise and experience.
by SpannerGeek
19 Dec 2015, 2:04pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7243
Views: 354409

Re: It's about time we had more fun

In House
by SpannerGeek
19 Dec 2015, 7:55am
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7243
Views: 354409

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Tall order
by SpannerGeek
19 Dec 2015, 7:54am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: brake disc vs brake disk
Replies: 62
Views: 3667

Re: brake disc vs brake disk

Peddles for Pedals! That's got to be the worst yet...
by SpannerGeek
18 Dec 2015, 9:42pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7243
Views: 354409

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Board walk
by SpannerGeek
18 Dec 2015, 9:41pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: brake disc vs brake disk
Replies: 62
Views: 3667

Re: brake disc vs brake disk

Who cares! The only certainty in the English-speaking language system is that its going to get more complex and more exciting as more cultural influences come to bear on it. Even French, the most protected language on earth is not immune to "le weekend" ..
by SpannerGeek
18 Dec 2015, 5:55pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7243
Views: 354409

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Sign language.
by SpannerGeek
18 Dec 2015, 5:54pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: brake disc vs brake disk
Replies: 62
Views: 3667

Re: brake disc vs brake disk

I think the beauty of English is the fluidity and elan with which it constantly updates itself. I expect Polish and Chinese elements to be absorbed into the language within a few years. personally I can't wait! americanisms will be the least of your worries.
by SpannerGeek
12 Nov 2015, 2:18pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Introductions - tell us about yourself
Replies: 1095
Views: 310527

Re: Introductions - tell us about yourself

Steve, General Spanner aficionado.

Tasked with publicising events and bike jumbles for the Bike Station! Will update shortly. Thanks!

Contact either myself or Richard -

RichardE@thebikestation.org.uk