Author Topic: Little Eye On The Provinces  (Read 140738 times)


Tim Hall

  • I want to eat the fleeting shade of your lashes
Re: Little Eye On The Provinces
« Reply #1976 on: August 06, 2019, 05:06:14 pm »
Floods of nowhere near biblical proportions hit Horsham:

https://www.crawleyobserver.co.uk/news/traffic-and-travel/horsham-road-flooded-after-tree-roots-block-drains-1-9024118

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Flood levels are currently rising with the water now overflowing onto the pavement.
There are two ways you can get exercise out of a bicycle: you can
"overhaul" it, or you can ride it.  (Jerome K Jerome)

Not fast & rarely furious

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Re: Little Eye On The Provinces
« Reply #1978 on: August 15, 2019, 09:50:47 am »
Interesting how modern flatted estates look like  Russian flatted estates but with more colours. Many a town and village had this experience when the railways and canals were being constructed, so nothing new there.
Get a bicycle. You will never regret it, if you live- Mark Twain

Re: Little Eye On The Provinces
« Reply #1979 on: Yesterday at 08:47:34 am »
Not fast & rarely furious

tweeting occasional in(s)anities as andrewxclark

Giraffe

  • I brake for Giraffes
Re: Little Eye On The Provinces
« Reply #1980 on: Today at 09:07:46 am »
https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/aug/16/seasides-town-new-toilets-feature-high-tech-anti-sex-measures?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other


I once used a public loo in Somerset(?) that played classical music at occupants. 
I'd love that - and wait until the movement ends!
2x4: thick plank; 4x4: 2 of 'em.