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by KTHSullivan
23 Feb 2018, 3:52pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: A63 - Victory for common sense -?
Replies: 167
Views: 14255

Re: Is time trialling to be banned on dual carriageways (A63)

Anybody that cycles without panniers/very large saddle bag should be banned. This is (was a cyclists touring club).
by KTHSullivan
23 Feb 2018, 3:38pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Coincidences
Replies: 45
Views: 3143

Re: Coincidences

Many years ago living in S.Wales as a student, I arrived home one evening having been out with a few chumingtons for a libation. As one does I reached for the cornflakes (Other breakfast cereals are available) and turned on the "plug in drug"; I quickly realised I was so "confused&quo...
by KTHSullivan
23 Feb 2018, 11:10am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Coincidences
Replies: 45
Views: 3143

Re: Coincidences

I think that Heisenberg could have been right! Has Pontypandy really been moved :shock:
by KTHSullivan
23 Feb 2018, 10:47am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Coincidences
Replies: 45
Views: 3143

Re: Coincidences

Quotidian certainly, but is it chance or design? Are doors opening the same way a reflection of our limited perception of reality in a multidimensional space time universe and as a consequence do the doors really exist. Are coincidences a deep seated desire to see patterns where they might not exist...
by KTHSullivan
23 Feb 2018, 9:14am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Coincidences
Replies: 45
Views: 3143

Re: Coincidences

All of the front doors along my street open inwards; is this a glitch in the matrix or is that deja vu, I new I was going to say deja vu: Spooky :?
by KTHSullivan
22 Feb 2018, 3:26pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: One gear, 100 miles a day, across the continent
Replies: 59
Views: 2894

Re: One gear, 100 miles a day, across the continent

Without repetition :o

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mornington_Crescent_(game)#/media/File:MorningtonCrescent_roundel.jpg

:wink:
by KTHSullivan
22 Feb 2018, 3:13pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: One gear, 100 miles a day, across the continent
Replies: 59
Views: 2894

Re: One gear, 100 miles a day, across the continent

Upminster, isn't that the end of the tube line beyond Mornington Crescent?


Not quite, but it is about 6 stops further on than Barking :wink:
by KTHSullivan
22 Feb 2018, 3:10pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Travel Insurance
Replies: 50
Views: 5201

Re: Travel Insurance

As an aside; I was looking at travel/cycling insurance for a trip to France this Summer, happened upon the Post Office insurance site. Reading the policy carefully before I hit the "button of no return" it appears that personal accident/personal liability claims are excluded for cycling (n...
by KTHSullivan
22 Feb 2018, 8:40am
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Taylor Wheels (Germany)
Replies: 16
Views: 13413

Taylor Wheels (Germany)

Very good service, pair of 26" 36 (2mm) front dynohub, zac 2000 rims.

Ordered Monday AM from Germany, delivered Wednesday PM!! Wheels appear well built (obviously only time will tell). Cheaper than I can buy the components in the UK.
by KTHSullivan
20 Feb 2018, 7:37pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Brompton touring in Belgium
Replies: 15
Views: 1419

Re: Brompton touring in Belgium

Belgium and Bromptons..............Why? :?:
by KTHSullivan
20 Feb 2018, 7:31pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Doping whilst Curling
Replies: 21
Views: 792

Re: Doping whilst Curling

Very difficult on ice. (stopping)
by KTHSullivan
20 Feb 2018, 7:24pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Doping whilst Curling
Replies: 21
Views: 792

Re: Doping whilst Curling

I must admit that I feel sorry for those tobogganists who may be on the slippery slope towards substance abuse :roll:
by KTHSullivan
20 Feb 2018, 3:40pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: One gear, 100 miles a day, across the continent
Replies: 59
Views: 2894

Re: One gear, 100 miles a day, across the continent

I agree anybody going into the hills with a fixed greater than about 50" is "Upminster". :wink:
by KTHSullivan
20 Feb 2018, 3:17pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Doping whilst Curling
Replies: 21
Views: 792

Re: Doping whilst Curling

I tend to agree with " Thirdcrank" I often avail myself of a decent malt whilst camping in Scotland to obviate the midges; it doesn't get rid off them. But eventually one doesn't care. :wink: