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Posted: 24/12/2014 at 13:06

Hope you have a peaceful and restful Christmas Matty ((hugs))


Posted: 24/12/2014 at 12:57

Re Christmas Smilies - sadly Daniel told us that altbough he'd used all the persuasive charms available to him, he's been told that none of the forums supported by the Tech Team are getting Christmas Smilies this year - not even the Radio Times   The Tech Team are up to their eyes in 'stuff' and I suppose that we'd rather they get on with ironing out the blips - we can manage without the fripperies - we can just all smile at each other


I got lucky last night...

Posted: 24/12/2014 at 12:40

I didn't Alan - I just suffered with the heat! OH says it was like sleeping with a windmill!

I'm leaving my little greenhouse opened up for the next couple of days - if it gets really cold would you mind popping over and closing it up and bubble wrapping it - you could fleece the fig while you're at it ... if you don't mind

I got lucky last night...

Posted: 24/12/2014 at 12:28

It was really mild here in Norfolk last night - I was seriously thinking of putting the summer duvet back on again


Posted: 24/12/2014 at 11:59

Blue skies and bright sunshine here in  Far East Anglia

Bags packed - presents stacked up, everything ready to load up when OH gets back from work. 

Feet are up and coffee is being drunk

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Posted: 24/12/2014 at 08:44
Lily Pilly wrote (see)

To all those who feel alone, I hope you are not,

to all those who feel pain, I pray for your relief,

to all those who feel down, I hope your spirits are lightened

to all those who are worried, I hope you can find solutions

Things always seem worse at Christmas but miracles can happen and I wish all

the dear people on this thread the comfort and joy of the season.

Merry Christmas and a healthy happy and peaceful 2015

Wot she said


Posted: 24/12/2014 at 07:04

Good morning Dd

We have good torches here - hardly ever need them but they're here just in case - I grew up in the countryside where the electricity could be cut off for days - here we're not far from the big hospital so I think we benefit from their priority if the electricity goes down

Hope your OH manages to find a turkey, or goose, or chicken, or big lump of beef, or something ....



Posted: 24/12/2014 at 05:41

Good morning all

Fg   How do you struggle with your neighbour's overhanging stomachs?  Please explain - is it some sort of ancient Scottish mud-wrestling?   Does HM watch it at The Highland Games?

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Posted: 23/12/2014 at 19:42

Glad it all went ok Fidget ((hugs)) 

Just for the record -  who did go to the bar first?


Posted: 23/12/2014 at 19:36

 Stollen anyone?

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