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by Oop North John
Fri May 29, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: FREEDOM
Replies: 8
Views: 470

Re: FREEDEOM

No submarines docked then at #5?

Looked a lovely day, especially as I was working from home :(
by Oop North John
Thu May 28, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Covid 19 Coronavirus
Replies: 729
Views: 31724

Re: Covid 19 Coronavirus

daveuprite wrote:
Thu May 28, 2020 10:29 am
A useful read, just to cheer us all up this morning...

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfr ... econd-wave
We're doomed, to quote Private Fraser :cry:
by Oop North John
Mon May 25, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Covid 19 Coronavirus
Replies: 729
Views: 31724

Re: Covid 19 Coronavirus

But first a short ride to make sure my eyes work. How long before Specsavers get in on the act? And yes there is one in Barnard Castle https://www.specsavers.co.uk/stores/barnardcastle?gclsrc=aw.ds&&gclid=CjwKCAjw2a32BRBXEiwAUcugiLxbbOc7PDPYj-fsmm5-8iSZEiNp4fN8YmKDbIZIPvXvqaY-tGgNyBoCb0cQAvD_BwE&gc...
by Oop North John
Sat May 23, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Covid 19 Coronavirus
Replies: 729
Views: 31724

Re: Covid 19 Coronavirus

Interesting reading his wife's Spectator article and then seeing where his version of events matches.

IMO those involved in running the country, and as an adviser he's very much in this category should be seen to be complying with both the spirit and letter of any guidance, if not why should I?
by Oop North John
Fri May 22, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Very small things that piss you off but shouldn't really...
Replies: 127
Views: 2731

Re: Very small things that piss you off but shouldn't really...

Richard Simpson Mark II wrote:
Fri May 22, 2020 5:12 pm
'Reaching out'

As in "We are reaching out to former customers"
The easy way to remember:
by Oop North John
Thu May 21, 2020 8:21 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Covid 19 Coronavirus
Replies: 729
Views: 31724

Re: Covid 19 Coronavirus

Will tories clap every week when the government they prop up starts contracting out chunks of NHS work to American health insurance, facilities management and drug distribution companies? No, by then all that faux sympathy will have evaporated and be conveniently forgotten about. Thought you might ...
by Oop North John
Tue May 19, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Luxembourg for some sports riding??
Replies: 9
Views: 486

Re: Luxembourg for some sports riding??

My perception of when I passed through there was that they're hot on speed limits, and the fines can be around €150. Information here: https://www.drive-alive.co.uk/driving/driving-in-luxembourg.htm One route option would be to follow the River Maas / Meuse / Mosel as far upstream as you can, and di...
by Oop North John
Fri May 15, 2020 7:34 am
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Ferry bookings .... Refunds ??
Replies: 122
Views: 6174

Re: Ferry bookings .... Refunds ??

I was meant to be going to the Pyrenees in June, part of that was flying with BA to Toulouse and back. They cancelled the flights, I spent about 5 minutes on hold to their number and the refund was agreed readily. Should be back in the card I paid with in 3 weeks. Well done BA for the ease of the pr...
by Oop North John
Sun May 10, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Covid 19 Coronavirus
Replies: 729
Views: 31724

Re: Covid 19 Coronavirus

Flyfifer wrote:
Sun May 10, 2020 8:06 pm
So when they pop north to Scotland to sit in a park remember they need to tell the Scottish Polis that Boris said they could.
I hope they do, as then the Scottish legal system can fine them the increased amount Boris said would happen :lol:

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