Matty2


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Posted: 10/11/2012 at 18:16

No its not down to funding so much as die hards who don't want to spoil the 'look' of the victorian town, I guess they don't have foxes, older people etc who struggle with all this. Feel very strongly about it

Enough, think I'll have aChristmas avatar any way

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Posted: 10/11/2012 at 18:05

Yep we PAY for brown bin empitied every 2 weeks. Came from a place where just bins - hate these plastic bags, foxes and cats rip them, wind blows them about. There was a move to introduce re-cycling bins, chairman of council walked out - big thing. No re-cycling bin though.

Glass has to be taken to banks.

Then complaints about traffic queus at tip - mostly peope emptying garden rubbish as they haven't the brown bins

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Posted: 10/11/2012 at 17:54

UNBEELIEVABLE!!!!!!

outside christmas decorations gone up down the road, tasteful but.......

Hi Bev

you'll soon work out who everyone is, I soon did, just became confusing when we all changed names for Hallowe'en

Are we having Christmas names? -but not till later on in month

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Posted: 10/11/2012 at 17:44

We don't have bins to be emptied here, Still in the land of plastic bags: pink for recycling,(very limited) black for eveerything else.- only one bag a week! WE pay to have a brown wheelie bin for garden rubbish, it all really bugs us.

So pleased some one has managed to cheer Geoff up

Foots improving thanks - just have to remember not to put weight on it apart from walkng, realised when planting a pot with rhubarb in that digging means too much pressure on foot

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Posted: 10/11/2012 at 16:25

There's something about David Attenborogh(Sure i've spelt name wrong) OH despairs of my spelling!

 

What's so good about fruit trees?

Posted: 10/11/2012 at 16:21

Decide your fruit tree, then come back to this thead of the forum and i am sure you will have loads of help.

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Posted: 10/11/2012 at 16:13

Hope Jess gets well soon.

Men have just been out and repaired green where bonfire was. Repalced  turves and seeded around the edge. I provided some DAffs to plant under turves. One complained that he would have no where to play football, with daffs  there pointed out that there was plenty more green, then went in, could have said more!

hardwood cuttings

Posted: 10/11/2012 at 15:42

I have found this thread really useful. I have a lovely scented shrub - n o idea what it is - and have tried softwood cuttings. Your advice + RHS makes me think I will give it another go with hardwood cuttings, in a pot. 

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Posted: 10/11/2012 at 15:21

Which has given you such grief Geoff?

Inkie cat always growls at the rain when we open the door for her. Gets positvely ferocious if its snow, but then.....

Wonder how Jess is!

You could always try Amazon

Just come in from doing tidy up, Lost my favourite secateurs somewhere in garden so having to use some others not the same though. Ones I lost have orange handle but it became very muddy. Maybe it will turn up as tidy up continues.

Sorry Kate but it has been a lovely bright, mild day here.

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Posted: 10/11/2012 at 13:13

I always enter the competitions. Never won anything.

Lunch being made - bacon sandwich day

Lovely bright day. No need for a coat so mild, They say will be realy cold overnight.

Every time I see hacienda I envisage the HIggh Chaparal! 

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