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by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 15:28
Forum: Puzzles & Quizzes
Topic: MYSTERY OBJECTS
Replies: 19794
Views: 2093915

Re: MYSTERY OBJECTS

Dead right Ian. Look at the quality of build...... :biggrin2:
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by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 15:27
Forum: General Miscellaneous Chat & Gossip
Topic: BOB'S BITS
Replies: 4375
Views: 489004

Re: BOB'S BITS

Diet as moral principle. He will select the choicest food stuffs. These will consist of fruits, nuts, legumes, and dextrinized grains,—that is, well-toasted grain preparations, toasted bread, toasted wheat flakes, etc. Dr. John Harvey Kellogg in his The Living Temple (Good Health Publishing Co., Bat...
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 13:58
Forum: Puzzles & Quizzes
Topic: MYSTERY OBJECTS
Replies: 19794
Views: 2093915

Re: MYSTERY OBJECTS

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Can anyone tell me where this was?
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 11:53
Forum: Current Affairs & Comment
Topic: Today I shall be Mainly...
Replies: 20116
Views: 1857333

Re: Today I shall be Mainly...

The day's going well! I got a text massage from Well and picked up my meds. Then a top up for the toilet roll stock, I had dropped to less than 30 rolls! Some talcum powder to ease this latest batch of shed gloves and some apples. A morning well spent!
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 10:00
Forum: Puzzles & Quizzes
Topic: MYSTERY OBJECTS
Replies: 19794
Views: 2093915

Re: MYSTERY OBJECTS

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Correct Kev! Used as a whale watch station the last time I was there.
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by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 07:29
Forum: Puzzles & Quizzes
Topic: MYSTERY OBJECTS
Replies: 19794
Views: 2093915

Re: MYSTERY OBJECTS

And I'll bet you can tell me where it is as well..... :biggrin2:
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 07:26
Forum: Current Affairs & Comment
Topic: Today I shall be Mainly...
Replies: 20116
Views: 1857333

Re: Today I shall be Mainly...

Morning Sue, you sound well organised as usual and it's good that you get some time off from Christies. I see that the Met Office are already branding this month as the wettest February on record and the Leap Day isn't going to help! https://www.oneguyfrombarlick.co.uk/app.php/gallery/image/28394/me...
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 07:21
Forum: Crafts
Topic: Shed Matters 3
Replies: 2351
Views: 275003

Re: Shed Matters 3

https://www.oneguyfrombarlick.co.uk/app.php/gallery/image/28394/medium Only one image, I was too busy marking and drilling holes. I ended the morning By drilling and tapping for the two 5BA CS screws that are needed in the front end of the cylinder. Now I have to make sure I have got the cylinder o...
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 04:32
Forum: Stanley's View
Topic: HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Replies: 2
Views: 1056

Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Ans as you all know only too well, It is far worse now globally as well as at home.
Where will it all end?
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 04:26
Forum: Current Affairs & Comment
Topic: Seen in the News
Replies: 3642
Views: 349644

Re: Seen in the News

I think THIS comes under the heading of shooting yourself in the foot. Military officers and senior soldiers have said they will quit the Army in droves over new accommodation rules. Currently, military personnel are entitled to subsidised housing based on their rank, but the Ministry of Defence (Mo...
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 04:17
Forum: Local History Topics
Topic: FORGOTTEN CORNERS
Replies: 6806
Views: 907840

Re: FORGOTTEN CORNERS

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A Castle Bus in Skipton in 1925.
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 04:06
Forum: Seasons
Topic: TODAY'S PENNINE WEATHER
Replies: 5203
Views: 427241

Re: TODAY'S PENNINE WEATHER

Yesterday afternoon stayed dry and bright. At 20:00 it was calm and clear. This morning first thing it was the same but now we have broken overcast and probably a frost but I can't see yet. The glass is on 1006mb and rising. The forecast is for a dry day with bright overcast and sunny spells. The co...
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 03:40
Forum: Technology & Communication
Topic: Social Media
Replies: 238
Views: 44494

Re: Social Media

I know it's a stupid old person's question but how did we manage to survive in the days before mobile phones and 'social media'?
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 03:37
Forum: Current Affairs & Comment
Topic: OBITUARIES
Replies: 1876
Views: 327207

Re: OBITUARIES

I was surprised but didn't question it..... :biggrin2:
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 03:35
Forum: Technology & Communication
Topic: Mobile Phones
Replies: 762
Views: 135106

Re: Mobile Phones

There used to be a regulation forbidding the sale of methylated spirits after a certain time on Friday. A vain attempt to stop it being mixed with cheap red wine to make 'Red Biddy'.
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 03:30
Forum: Puzzles & Quizzes
Topic: MYSTERY OBJECTS
Replies: 19794
Views: 2093915

Re: MYSTERY OBJECTS

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What is it?
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 03:23
Forum: What, Where, When, We, Who, Look & How
Topic: WHAT ATTRACTED YOUR ATTENTION TODAY?
Replies: 16374
Views: 1877674

Re: WHAT ATTRACTED YOUR ATTENTION TODAY?

Is that the same as the one I remember at Greenwich? I can't recall lifts on that one. Did it surface on the Isle of Dogs? It's a long time since I used that one....
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 03:20
Forum: Current Affairs & Comment
Topic: 'Owt else or Any Other Business
Replies: 596
Views: 65260

Re: 'Owt else or Any Other Business

If you can get in you can get out. The problem arises when an inexperienced person is in a tight space. They tend to panic and cavers will tell you that that makes people swell up.
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 03:14
Forum: Current Affairs & Comment
Topic: Today I shall be Mainly...
Replies: 20116
Views: 1857333

Re: Today I shall be Mainly...

I shall be in the shed at 06:00 as usual for an hour of honest endeavour. The only thing I can see after that is a midday walk and perhaps a sit on traffic duty, we have a good forecast.....
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 03:11
Forum: Current Affairs & Comment
Topic: MEDICAL MATTERS
Replies: 7534
Views: 831714

Re: MEDICAL MATTERS

David, Sunak welcomes the junior doctors striking because it enables him to blame them for the ills of the NHS instead of having to lay them where they belong, on Tory mismanagement and neglect.
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 03:07
Forum: Current Affairs & Comment
Topic: POLITICS CORNER
Replies: 12502
Views: 1300793

Re: POLITICS CORNER

I'll vote for all of that Ian and close down the bars as well. Why should MPs be allowed to drink in their place of work? They're running the country, breathalyse them just as you would a driver. See THIS for the BBC report that caught my attention. The deputy prime minister has declined to say whet...
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 02:52
Forum: What, Where, When, We, Who, Look & How
Topic: WHAT DID WE HAVE FOR TEA?
Replies: 9126
Views: 1044458

Re: WHAT DID WE HAVE FOR TEA?

A picture of a happy man...... :biggrin2:
I had chicken and veggies X three and fried my sweet corn chips....
by Stanley
26 Feb 2024, 02:50
Forum: Fun & Jokes
Topic: Old fashioned clean jokes
Replies: 4680
Views: 522633

Re: Old fashioned clean jokes

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by Stanley
25 Feb 2024, 14:19
Forum: General Miscellaneous Chat & Gossip
Topic: BOB'S BITS
Replies: 4375
Views: 489004

Re: BOB'S BITS

Historian of the human mind. It is obvious that man dwells in a splendid universe, a magnificent expanse of earth and sky and heaven, which manifestly is built on a majestic plan [and] maintains some mighty design, though man himself cannot grasp it. Yet for him it is not a pleasant or satisfying wo...
by Stanley
25 Feb 2024, 11:52
Forum: Current Affairs & Comment
Topic: Today I shall be Mainly...
Replies: 20116
Views: 1857333

Re: Today I shall be Mainly...

I have just finished my morning's housework. cooked my sweet potato chips, Cleaned the inside of the kitchen window, polished and lubricated my curtain rail and taken the dry washing off the airer and stowed it upstairs. I shall have my dinner now! Word in from Margaret that she has been peed on by ...

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