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by AlanHolt
Tue Sep 08, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: A new problem has appeared.
Replies: 33
Views: 2393

Re: A new problem has appeared.

Given how this forum is going, should I find another as I ride a KTM, cycle and eat tofu, which is bound to unexplicably annoy someone...
by AlanHolt
Sat Sep 05, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: WEBSITE AND FORUM STUFF
Topic: Post Format
Replies: 7
Views: 1209

Re: Post Format

Its actually the 2nd post of each page of each thread which appears like that.
by AlanHolt
Sat Sep 05, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: WEBSITE AND FORUM STUFF
Topic: Post Format
Replies: 7
Views: 1209

Re: Post Format

And why is the 1st reply in every thread the only one not in a white box?
by AlanHolt
Tue Aug 25, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Update on the situation in Spain
Replies: 8
Views: 1477

Re: Update on the situation in Spain

https://english.elpais.com/politics/202 ... 1598365735

Each region can now implement it's own state of alarm.
by AlanHolt
Tue Aug 25, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Update on the situation in Spain
Replies: 8
Views: 1477

Re: Update on the situation in Spain

I've shipped quite a few bikes back during the pandemic. Those who are prepared to risk the disruption seem to enjoy their time in Europe, but not everyone likes to travel with that hanging over their heads.
by AlanHolt
Fri Aug 21, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Update on the situation in Spain
Replies: 8
Views: 1477

Update on the situation in Spain

Following an email from Daveuprite, I thought i'd post about the recent changes in Spain. I left the UK on Sunday, took the ferry from Portsmouth to Caen. No real change there, compulsory wearning of masks during the crossing, social distancing etc. Upon arrival in France, no forms, no questions, no...
by AlanHolt
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: brittany ferrys ....cancel more routes etc
Replies: 7
Views: 935

Re: brittany ferrys ....cancel more routes etc

This news is bittersweet for me, the negative is that it reduces my route/crossing options based upon my collections/deliveries, but the positive is that the prices have plummetted for a van carrying commercial goods. I can now take the van from Caen to Portsmouth for less than a Calais-Dover crossi...
by AlanHolt
Sat Aug 08, 2020 7:17 am
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Spain back on lock down list...
Replies: 25
Views: 2647

Re: Spain back on lock down list...

I can't vouch for this news agency, it was shared by a friend, but it sounds as though Spain is heading towards another full lockdown.

https://www.euroweeklynews.com/2020/08/ ... night/amp/
by AlanHolt
Thu Aug 06, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: TRAVEL GEAR
Topic: HOT....damn its hot
Replies: 10
Views: 1213

Re: HOT....damn its hot

chunky butt wrote:
Thu Aug 06, 2020 4:47 pm
Blimey that's hot Alan. At the mo, as I type it's 41° in the shade under our veranda. :o
Yes, its difficult to say the least. Fortunately, the wind picks up mid-afternoon which is like standing in front of a fan heater...
by AlanHolt
Thu Aug 06, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Spain back on lock down list...
Replies: 25
Views: 2647

Re: Spain back on lock down list...

Basque authorities admit they are experiencing a second coronavirus wave and another town in Castilla y León has been placed in confinement due to a surge in cases.

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