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Posted: 22/08/2012 at 20:31

A link? I do believe I can ;- )


oooh, looks a bit long. Hope it works. Also wiki, beeb & several other places explain about the origin of the hoax.

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Posted: 22/08/2012 at 20:21

Just googled Porth emmet. Quite entertaining :- )

I knew emmet was an old word for ant but I hadn't heard it used for grockles before.

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Posted: 22/08/2012 at 19:16

Lottie, in case they don't speak English, you might find this useful;


Ple'ma an bysva?

what do I do with black box

Posted: 22/08/2012 at 19:04

If you don't want to do either, just slide off it and it will go away. I find it annoying that it pops up so readily, I think it would be much better if you had to hover for a second or two to make it appear.

DIY Cold frame

Posted: 22/08/2012 at 19:02

Chris, I put 'making a cold frame' into the search box and found quite a few returns. This may be the one you refer to: (Now I've worked out how to post a link, there's no stopping me!!) http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/tools-and-techniques/making-a-cold-frame-and-where-to-buy-a-manger/1544.html

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Posted: 22/08/2012 at 18:55

Oh Kate, I've just shown my ignorance of all things footy. I read your first four words as meaning that you were going to a play reading tonight where the script was by a Russian author called Chelski. Silly old Bear :- (

Geoff, if you're lacking a suitable budgie:


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Posted: 22/08/2012 at 18:11

Just sneaked back in for 'un petit moment'.

{ blushes proudly}  thank you Geoff. 
I bet you've filed them under **W.
Budgie smugglers and flip flops?



**wastepaper bin (or wecycling bin if you're gween like me)


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Posted: 22/08/2012 at 17:42

Brilliant, Becks! Now where's that set I used to use when I was teaching.

Hmm, time to stop messing about and see what the fridge can suggest for a meal.

Unknown plants

Posted: 22/08/2012 at 17:39


Jo, I've tried to post the link to the earlier quince thread. It may work and on there are suggestions about roasting it inside a pheasant and grating to use in jelly (the one that's like jam). Of course, having just inherited a garden you've no doubt got plenty of more urgent calls on your time!

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Posted: 22/08/2012 at 17:32

Praps just stick to talking loudly and slowly in English, Geoff. And pointing.

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