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#681 John Drake

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 09:12 AM

There's nowt in Briggus yet.

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#682 Kenilworth Tiger

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 09:15 AM

dumping it down here in Hook (Hampshire)
Now then, it's a race between Sandie....and Fairburn....and the little man is in........yeees he's in.

I, just like those Castleford supporters felt that the ball should have gone to David Plange but he put the bit betwen his teeth...and it was a try

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#683 Wolford6

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 09:29 AM

There's nowt in Briggus yet.


I worked in Brighouse for seventeen years. Quite often it never got any snow when we had two or three inches of the stuff in (west) Bradford.

The worst thing was working late, never realising how bad the roads would be once I got past Odsal.

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 09:45 AM

I worked in Brighouse for seventeen years. Quite often it never got any snow when we had two or three inches of the stuff in (west) Bradford.

The worst thing was working late, never realising how bad the roads would be once I got past Odsal.


surely the worst thing was having to leave Brighouse for Bradford full stop
Now then, it's a race between Sandie....and Fairburn....and the little man is in........yeees he's in.

I, just like those Castleford supporters felt that the ball should have gone to David Plange but he put the bit betwen his teeth...and it was a try

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#685 Wolford6

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 09:57 AM

Brighouse can be fairly lively at night; one of our female staff used to refer to it as "Dodge".
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#686 Futtocks

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 10:11 AM

Snowing lightly, but enough to settle, here on the Herts/Essex border. I may knock off early if it gets heavier.

Edited by Futtocks, 18 January 2013 - 10:11 AM.

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#687 hindle xiii

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 10:19 AM

Seems quite heavy here in Westhoughton near Bolton.

Come hometime at 2.30pm can those c**ts please get stuck and drive like dicks somewhere else and not on our route home, ta.

If you use "should of", "would of" or "could of", you are a moron.

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#688 my missus

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 10:31 AM

fair old blizzard here in wigan :huh:
Now this is the Law of the Jungle --
as old and as true as the sky;
And the Wolf that shall keep it may prosper,
but the Wolf that shall break it must die.

As the creeper that girdles the tree-trunk
the Law runneth forward and back --
For the strength of the Pack is the Wolf,
and the strength of the Wolf is the Pack.

#689 gazza77

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 10:34 AM

Nowt as yet in Keefley.

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#690 nadera78

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 10:44 AM

Perhaps an inch or so in Ealing, west London. I've got the day off too, might take my nephew for a snowball fight if it keeps up.
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#691 Kenilworth Tiger

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 11:24 AM

and still it continues - been constant since 7am this morning. Will post a pic shortly!
Now then, it's a race between Sandie....and Fairburn....and the little man is in........yeees he's in.

I, just like those Castleford supporters felt that the ball should have gone to David Plange but he put the bit betwen his teeth...and it was a try

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#692 Griff9of13

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 11:40 AM

and still it continues - been constant since 7am this morning. Will post a pic shortly!


I was in your area (Farnborough) last they had a bit if snow - it was like Armageddon! The panic in the office the afternoon it started you had to see to believe. Problem was every single person headed out onto the roads early to get home and caused grid lock. It took some people until the early hours of the next morning to get from Farnborough to Basingstoke. The trains did a good job of keeping going though, I managed to make it home to the north west the following day with only slight delays.
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#693 my missus

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 11:48 AM

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snowy standish, wigan
Now this is the Law of the Jungle --
as old and as true as the sky;
And the Wolf that shall keep it may prosper,
but the Wolf that shall break it must die.

As the creeper that girdles the tree-trunk
the Law runneth forward and back --
For the strength of the Pack is the Wolf,
and the strength of the Wolf is the Pack.

#694 ckn

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 12:12 PM

I have 2 cars, so my MX5 sits in the garage all winter as it gets stuck easily on the track to our house due to the low ground clearance and can be a bit of a handful if you're not giving it 110% concentration, as it has none of these new fangled electronic driver aids. Someone in our village however uses one, which at 13 years old is a similar vintage to mine, all year round and simply fits winter tyres to it. If I only had the one car, that's what I'd be doing: the bit that touches the road is probably more important than which of the axles are driven.

We use the wife's car in the winter for most things. Audi TT, 4wd with winter tyres. It's fantastic in the snow and ice.

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#695 Kenilworth Tiger

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 12:15 PM

I was in your area (Farnborough) last they had a bit if snow - it was like Armageddon! The panic in the office the afternoon it started you had to see to believe. Problem was every single person headed out onto the roads early to get home and caused grid lock. It took some people until the early hours of the next morning to get from Farnborough to Basingstoke. The trains did a good job of keeping going though, I managed to make it home to the north west the following day with only slight delays.


Yes I remember you posting at the time. I heard stories of it taking people 8 hrs to drive home 6 miles.

I left my car at work, walked 1 mile into town and caught the train to Hook (Hampshire) - took me about an hour!
Now then, it's a race between Sandie....and Fairburn....and the little man is in........yeees he's in.

I, just like those Castleford supporters felt that the ball should have gone to David Plange but he put the bit betwen his teeth...and it was a try

Kevin Ward - best player I have ever seen

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The real Mick Gledhill is what you see on here, a Bradford fan ........, but deep down knows that Bradford are just not good enough to challenge the likes of Leeds & St Helens.


#696 Saint Billinge

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 12:23 PM

Heard from someone that it was sunny in Morecambe this morning.

Edited by Saint Billinge, 18 January 2013 - 12:53 PM.


#697 gazza77

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 12:27 PM

We use the wife's car in the winter for most things. Audi TT, 4wd with winter tyres. It's fantastic in the snow and ice.


I've been quite happy with my 2nd car, (Nissan X-Trail with winter tyres on) for the last couple of winters. You just need to remember that gravity has a bigger effect on a heavier car when going downhill, especially in slippery conditions. :lol:

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#698 Kenilworth Tiger

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 01:03 PM

10 mins ago

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Snowy Hook (Hampshire) by CarlMitchell, on Flickr
Now then, it's a race between Sandie....and Fairburn....and the little man is in........yeees he's in.

I, just like those Castleford supporters felt that the ball should have gone to David Plange but he put the bit betwen his teeth...and it was a try

Kevin Ward - best player I have ever seen

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The real Mick Gledhill is what you see on here, a Bradford fan ........, but deep down knows that Bradford are just not good enough to challenge the likes of Leeds & St Helens.


#699 Ponterover

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 01:05 PM

Nothing yet in South Elmsall (nr Pontefract) :-(

#700 Griff9of13

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 01:08 PM

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Snowy Hook (Hampshire) by CarlMitchell, on Flickr


Nice

I remember years ago a bloke I knew told me he loved the snow because "it makes my garden look just as good as everyone else's." :)
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