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HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 03/11/2016 at 17:28

Much more behaviour like that and you'll have to wear purple and learn to spit Liri 


Posted: 03/11/2016 at 16:01

I think they'll be better off without watering - cold and dryish  is better than cold and wet.

Enjoy your holiday 

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 03/11/2016 at 14:40

Of course, that first  and his wife's -  that goes without saying (or should) .............. but please let me throw rotten tomatoes at him too 


Posted: 03/11/2016 at 14:13

Depends on your choice - the brown skin usually flakes off if you roast them.  That's easier than blanching in hot water. 

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 03/11/2016 at 14:06

If ever there was a case for putting someone in the stocks and hurling rotten tomatoes at them, Philip Green is it.

Wouldn't it be sooooooooo satisfying? 

Strictly is back!

Posted: 03/11/2016 at 13:53

Back in the 60s, 70s, 80s there were quite a few USAF air bases in East Anglia, and many of the servicemen, particularly the officers, preferred to live with their families out in the villages rather than 'on base' and their children attended local village schools.  

Prior to that there had been very little organised celebration of Hallowe'en in the area other than a few of us hollowing out mangolds and sugar beet for candle lamps, and running around in old sheets - it was very frowned on by the many Baptist churchgoers who lived in the area - however the American children enjoyed introducing the British children and their teachers to their own traditions from the US and the popularity of the event grew very quickly.  

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HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 03/11/2016 at 10:39

Trying very hard not to think about it Topbird - there's absolutely b all I can do about it and if I think about it it's terrifying 

Evergreen cliber for a planter

Posted: 03/11/2016 at 10:07

I agree Tetley - not one of the rampant ones, but there are several less vigorous types that, with a modicum of attention won't take over 

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 03/11/2016 at 09:14

 I think the retraining will involve some stern words and grounding for a while. He was flying very close to Norwich International Airport and I understand that failing to observe rules of any sort are very frowned on 

Evergreen cliber for a planter

Posted: 03/11/2016 at 09:05

 Very smart - but I imagine that climbers of any size in those will require a lot of attention to keep them happy. 

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