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by KTHSullivan
8 Sep 2018, 1:33pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: Three Word Story Game (again)
Replies: 8119
Views: 311708

Re: Three Word Story Game (again)

The left luggage department was a handbag short. Ernest poked Annie with his bus pass Elvis action figure , Buzz lightyear hovered am I bovered about cucumber shortages? Mr Potato head suicided himself, tastefully with salt and balsamic vinegar flagellation, whipping up a croustade des langoustines ...
by KTHSullivan
4 Sep 2018, 10:07am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Karrimor pannier bunjee hooks
Replies: 10
Views: 485

Re: Vintage Karrimor pannier bunjee hooks

Does anyone know whether / where the retaining bunjees can be obtained ?


Try Lancashire sports repairs, have helped out in the past with old Karrimor fixtures and fittings.

http://lancashiresportsrepairs.co.uk/
by KTHSullivan
4 Sep 2018, 10:01am
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: Three Word Story Game (again)
Replies: 8119
Views: 311708

Re: Three Word Story Game (again)

The left luggage department was a handbag short. Ernest poked Annie with his bus pass Elvis action figure , Buzz lightyear hovered am I bovered about cucumber shortages? Mr Potato head suicided himself, tastefully with salt and balsamic vinegar flagellation, whipping up a croustade des langoustines ...
by KTHSullivan
3 Sep 2018, 2:26pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: Three Word Story Game (again)
Replies: 8119
Views: 311708

Re: Three Word Story Game (again)

The left luggage department was a handbag short. Ernest poked Annie with his bus pass Elvis action figure , Buzz lightyear hovered am I bovered about cucumber shortages? Mr Potato head suicided himself, tastefully with salt and balsamic vinegar flagellation, whipping up a croustade des langoustines ...
by KTHSullivan
29 Aug 2018, 3:41pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: Three Word Story Game (again)
Replies: 8119
Views: 311708

Re: Three Word Story Game (again)

The left luggage department was a handbag short. Ernest poked Annie with his bus pass Elvis action figure , Buzz lightyear hovered am I bovered about cucumber shortages? Mr Potato head suicided himself, tastefully with salt and balsamic vinegar flagellation, whipping up a croustade des langoustines ...
by KTHSullivan
29 Aug 2018, 1:49pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Favourite quotations
Replies: 174
Views: 11315

Re: Favourite quotations

1) In theory, theory and practice are the same. In practice, they are not.

2) Why is the rum gone?
by KTHSullivan
29 Aug 2018, 1:23pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: French Fishermen
Replies: 9
Views: 383

Re: French Fishermen

I admire the French immensely, a few years ago when their incumbent government decided to raise the state retirement age, the demonstrations against such in Paris involved turning over and setting police cars alight. And that was the civil servants! here we just glibly except any c£%p we get. Not th...
by KTHSullivan
29 Aug 2018, 1:13pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: French Fishermen
Replies: 9
Views: 383

French Fishermen

Scallops play hell with my arthritis, but could be worse.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-45337091

However an admittedly somewhat reactionary solution is at hand.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K4P0N0f9fq0

Comments please. Pirate jokes accepted
by KTHSullivan
29 Aug 2018, 12:28pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: Three Word Story Game (again)
Replies: 8119
Views: 311708

Re: Three Word Story Game (again)

The left luggage department was a handbag short. Ernest poked Annie with his bus pass Elvis action figure , Buzz lightyear hovered am I bovered about cucumber shortages? Mr Potato head suicided himself, tastefully with salt and balsamic vinegar flagellation, whipping up a croustade des langoustines ...
by KTHSullivan
29 Aug 2018, 11:59am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Extra long tourer chain
Replies: 19
Views: 785

Re: Extra long tourer chain

Try this, I have always found it to be "in the parish"!

http://www.machinehead-software.co.uk/b ... hcalc.html
by KTHSullivan
29 Aug 2018, 11:03am
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Halfords - service
Replies: 4
Views: 5175

Re: Halfords - service

Priced a pair of pedals on their interweb site some time ago; quite a good price, (they were replacements for SWMBO's commuting bike) went to local store and they agreed to price match but refused to give me my 10% CTC (sorry showing age but old habits die hard) discount in addition. But came away w...
by KTHSullivan
17 Aug 2018, 7:28pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: What's wrong with this sign?
Replies: 15
Views: 1404

Re: What's wrong with this sign?

One of my favourites:
by KTHSullivan
13 Aug 2018, 3:35pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Advice required on choice of 2/3 person lightweight tent
Replies: 112
Views: 5241

Re: Advice required on choice of 2/3 person lightweight tent

Vango force 10 tents although not having the “pose” factor of other manufacturers are extremely good value for money and more robust than some of the bigger (more expensive) names. My advice is not to be swayed by the hyperbole of the extremely light gravity defying manufacturers, avoid anything eso...
by KTHSullivan
13 Aug 2018, 2:44pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: EdwardianAttire
Replies: 9
Views: 475

Re: EdwardianAttire

There used to be a similar group in Suffolk; if my memory serves me correctly they were known as the: Haughley and District Gentleman's Cycling Association. If you can find a link on the inter-web might be worth enquiring.