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    Has anyone tried to grow silverbeet aka Swiss...

    Has anyone tried to grow silverbeet aka Swiss chard? I don't see it in the supermarkets and looked for it in the local market but it doesn't seem to be available.. I find that ironic, it grows like...
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    Years ago, I walked a bit into the Blue Mountains...

    Years ago, I walked a bit into the Blue Mountains in Australia with some family who were living there. I was apprehensive knowing Australia's track record for snakes and other creepy things. Whilst...
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    I just find it hard to come to grips with the...

    I just find it hard to come to grips with the fact that they can turn up somewhere and set up camp without permission and with no consideration for other people including those that actually own the...
  4. As rebbonk said the idea is good in theory. ...

    As rebbonk said the idea is good in theory. There are two things that come to mind. How will cash strapped councils fund it ie which Peter will be robbed to pay Paul and will the initiative bear...
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    The plaques are a nice idea but prettying the...

    The plaques are a nice idea but prettying the place up should come after attending to repairs that have are not only unsightly but have the potential to create tripping haszards and nasty bone...
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    Tired and Unamused Today

    Tired and unamused today so going to have a whinge. Last night the power dipped in the area and local burglar alarms responded to this by starting to squawk like an out of sync orchestra. A little...
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    118 flats and 94 houses.. Public parking reduced...

    118 flats and 94 houses.. Public parking reduced to 100 spaces... How will that work?
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    Being from one of the lands down under I remember...

    Being from one of the lands down under I remember the plastic money. The notes are good as they don't rip like the paper money we have and they have a longer life so that has to be a win/win.
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    Cold Caller With Kitchen Knives

    Just to warn others...

    About 10 minutes ago I had a cold caller on my doorstep carrying boxes. Smartly dressed, spoke politely and I would be 99,9% sure the accent was Irish. He opened the top...
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    Giggles... I hope Mother Brown enjoys the day

    Giggles... I hope Mother Brown enjoys the day
  11. Thread: Caravans etc

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    Caravans etc

    I wonder if this is the same group that was inside the Morrison's, Binley carpark on Saturday...

    http://www.nuneaton-news.co.uk/Gipsy-camp-probe-Eliot/story-29132003-detail/story.html
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    Indulgent

    Indulgent
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    Olympics

    Olympics
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    Before the Birmingham New Street Station was...

    Before the Birmingham New Street Station was refurbished I used one of the money machines. Person in front of me did their transaction got their card back and cash. He walked away with a quizzical...
  15. Just like the big hole that is currently being...

    Just like the big hole that is currently being dug this lot have a huge carpet for sweeping things under.
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    The problem is, the more he says in his defence...

    The problem is, the more he says in his defence the bigger the hole gets.
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    Compete

    Compete
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    Seaside

    Seaside
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    I wonder how many potholes can be repaired...

    I wonder how many potholes can be repaired properly with 1 million? It also begs the question.. Can you really repair a pothole so that it lasts more than 5 minutes with the hefty lorries and so...
  20. Thread: The Story Game

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    The old hag opened her crusty eyes, squinted at...

    The old hag opened her crusty eyes, squinted at the bright sunlight, she had only just woken, yet, she felt exhausted. Sitting up, she looked around her, where was her broom? Cat? She reached out...
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    Nights

    Nights
  22. I really get a bee in my bonnet over pesticides...

    I really get a bee in my bonnet over pesticides and herbicides. It rankles that Monsanto who manufacture Roundup also have Roundup ready soya bean. The idea being you plant the beans, when...
  23. Don't kill our bees! Immediately halt the use of Neonicotinoids on crops

    If you haven't already, please give consideration to signing this petition:


    https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/104796
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    Even though I have been here 15 years I still...

    Even though I have been here 15 years I still haven't got my head around the idea they can just trundle around, here, there and everywhere, arrive uninvited, set up camps wherever with mobile homes,...
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    It will open up a can of worms.

    It will open up a can of worms.
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