Always worked hard before I became disabled and her indoors ran two residential homes for the elderly..quite often working 14 hour days doing it..wasnt unknown for her to come home and find that the night shift had not turned in and she had to go back and leave me in a cold bed.. 😁 she retired at 70 working far longer than she needed to and now she wishes she had done it sooner than later..when I kept telling her that I got a flea in me lughole..😁
Daughter got 6 months extension on her Rio, so anytime for her but wife’s Sportage is due end of September.
Bigger grump, WiFi not working, test showing line fault and engineer booked tomorrow. Only got phone and don’t like using data... costs money!
All this discussion of cycle lanes, everyone cycling to work etc. is London-centric because that's all the politicians know and it's all very well there, and I suppose in some other big cities, but is irrelevant to those living in outer suburbs and the countryside towns and villages.
during the lock down i got out on my bike and you know the biggest problem mainly lorry drivers park across the public foot and bike path also double yellow lines , the worst one is on the a14 on a slip road so the public have to walk/bike around the lorry/car into the slip road with traffic building up speed 70mph to get onto the a14 . its a well used footpath by all inc kids . so sorry when car lorry drivers have respect for the public and bikers lanes then i will give you some respect
TBH, when I was but a lad and living on the south coast, I cycled everywhere, practically lived on a bike.
We moved to Brum and after a few forays onto the roads, gave up, just too ferkin dangerous.
And that was in the 60s, traffic is far worse now, there may be a few cycle lanes around but no way.
We've got the UK first Dutch roundabout. The car gives way to everything leading up, being on and exiting the bloody thing. Started at £800k and finished slightly over budget at £2.4mil. Can see it leading to accidents
Oh gawd, it's gonna happen.
Looks great in the daylight with clear visibility but at night in the wet with a cyclist at speed who ain't gonna stop cos "they've got right of way"....
I seriously dislike lights immediately after junctions or on roundabouts but this looks like it ought to have them... if only to protect the cyclists.
I know some folks are prone to some multi-tasking whilst surfing and will have a wee track or two running in the background, so ........ what if anything, do you have playing ?
I've had a wee bit of Joe Cocker - Walk through the world with me and some Slash featuring Myles Kennedy (Alter...
Same idea as the grumpy one but its got lots of smiling instead of grumpiness ..tell us why you are happy for instance has you car suddenly decided to double its MPG..have you won the pools or lottery I think you get the general idea guys and gal's :d
I will start..
My clio had just passed...
A new and easy test for COVID-19 doing the rounds.
Take a glass and pour your favourite spirit, then see if you can smell it.
If you can then you are halfway there.
Then drink it and if you can taste it
If yes ,then it is reasonable to assume you are currently free of the virus.