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#101 High Peak Rhino

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 05:17 PM

Has anyone heard any newsreaders call it 'Tod-morden' as opposed to its proper name 'Todmudden'?


Someone on Radio 5 last night made the normal mistake but a little later another presenter used the correct pronunciation.

#102 Severus

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 05:57 PM

Never heard it called 'Todmudden', but then again my mates who live there are Guardian types from down south.
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#103 Wolford6

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 05:58 PM

Good job that abattoir wasn't in Slaithwaite.

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#104 Johnoco

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 06:09 PM

Never heard it called 'Todmudden', but then again my mates who live there are Guardian types from down south.

Clearly they are, the pronunciation is Tod mudden/modenn. Ask anyone who speaks proper.

#105 longboard

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 06:55 PM

Timely, considering the news of some meats not being what they seem. Is there a pie shop next door?


Not next door but not far away.

Long pig pies anyone?

#106 longboard

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 06:56 PM

Keith Emerson is from Todmorden.

#107 WearyRhino

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 08:03 PM

I'm not sure I can eat beef with the same unbridled enthusiasm as before.

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#108 Methven Hornet

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 08:09 PM

I notice a place in Aberystwyth has been implicated. My daughter is studying equine science at the town's uni; I did wonder if this was how the faculty got rid of specimens from failed research projects. :unsure:
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#109 Wolford6

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 08:34 PM

Todmorden, a town of 15,000 population, has produced 2 Nobel Prize Winners.

Not sure about any Nobeef Prize Winners.
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#110 longboard

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 10:11 PM

Todmorden, a town of 15,000 population, has produced 2 Nobel Prize Winners.

Not sure about any Nobeef Prize Winners.
:)


Geoff Love was born in Todmorden.

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 10:17 PM

Appropriately, the theatre in Todmorden is called The Hippodrome.

#112 Bleep1673

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 10:37 PM

Tesco are doing a triple points deal on your Clubcard, but only on Petrol & Burgers, it's called Only Fuel & Horses

I got sacked from my job as a shelf stacker at Tesco for throwing a box of burgers at a collegue, and it hit a manager, apparently they don't like Horse Play

Tesco say they've been using the same meat supplier for ages, apparently it's been going on for donkey's years

Edited by Bleep1673, 13 February 2013 - 10:40 PM.

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#113 Northern Sol

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 10:40 PM

Good job that abattoir wasn't in Slaithwaite.

:D


Or Penistone.

#114 getdownmonkeyman

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 11:38 PM

The blame game begins: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21490004