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Posted: 11/12/2014 at 14:22

Just posted on the other thread and all the adverts went to the bottom, now on here they are back at the side, what on earth is going on?

Frank.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/12/2014 at 14:18

Busy-Lizzy, yes use bought puff pastry I do now, you cannot taste the difference, another tip is buy a large jar of mince meat and small jar of Bramley apple or make your own and mix it with a few drops or even big spoon fulls of brandy, my lot are eating them as they come in the door and asking for more.

The snow vanished the sun came out as I drove back down the Durham Road I was  blinded by it no matter where I put the sun visor, now the wind is back and it is bitter, that's me for the day, the garden can relax.

Frank.

funny forum format

Posted: 11/12/2014 at 10:17

My problem is only being able to access two or three posts, if I try more the page unavailable comes up and I have to go off the site and come back later, The ad blocker is not the problem.

Frank.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/12/2014 at 10:11

Awoke to a bright morning no wind, suddenly it is black as night and "OH NO" Snowing? That is my punishment for joshing RB. Massive flakes and cold enough to lay. The weather forecast says snow over a narrow section of the North East seems we are it.

Back to spotted dick and custard, some of us where in an upmarket Gastro Pub what ever that means, the waitress with one arm round my neck saying "you look like a spotted dick man to me", (had she been hiding in my bedroom?) she arrived with a large soup plate full of yellow stuff. The bold Frank was straight in  "where is the spotted dick" Under the custard says she you look like a custard man to me? Wrong on all counts I like spotted dick with a little custard or should that be "Ju" what ever that is, never went back.

Frank.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 10/12/2014 at 16:14

Got better had sun until around half three then it got dark and the wind got up.

A weather bomb RB is your worst night mare, the Thunder and Lightning polka with six fire brigades hosing you down at full blast. Think drowning in a bath of custard and unable to swim to the spotted dick in the middle.

frank.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 10/12/2014 at 12:17

What Happened?? awoke this morning to a bright sunny day, by the time I had my breakfast and shower ( my priorities are right tea and breakfast first) it was black as hades the lights went on hearing a noise the trees were bent double and things flashing past the window. It could well have been the children from the school over the fields being blown about. Now I am sitting in sunshine and no wind. The weather bomb must have exploded further North and we got the fall out.

Climate change? What Climate change??

Frank.

Strictly 2014

Posted: 09/12/2014 at 22:44

Sorry about this it all just vanished, I was saying Len called it right on dance ability. The best dancer Caroline will be there in the final.

frank.

Strictly 2014

Posted: 09/12/2014 at 22:41

Claire Ido not fall out with any one these days though as an engineer Ido like the standards to be high. If I was baking a cake you would get the basic recipe right befor decorating it, so with dancing get the foot work correct and the whole becomes very watchable the frilly coating once the basic cake is cooled on the wire.

len has more dance experience than  all the others put together, he must feel as I did when young graduate engineers came in wasted a million pounds and my team then had to put it back working, you need an old head at the top and he called 

Strictly 2014

Posted: 09/12/2014 at 16:08

Got to disagree Claire and that is why this thread has nearly 400 posts and 11000 viewings, we all have our own idea's about it. It is now a dance competition may be the winner will be the most acrobatic or not they will still need to dance. I also watched for many years the Come Dancing programme's and we would still argue over the performance, a bit like snooker or tennis you either love  or hate it, never did understand what the point was of watching a ball being knocked over a net?

I was a dancer when little, my daughter's danced around their hand bags as it was the done thing at the time, Mum and I were old hat dancing with arms around each other, now they are paying out large sums of money to learn Mum and Dad dancing so they do not miss out on their cruising and Holiday fun, they all argue with me about who should or should not still be there, I play back and point out the foot faults which they now understand. Certainly a lot of people watch the entertainment element for the first few weeks including me, now it is serious and a DANCE competition ask Len, feel free to disagree.

Frank.

Strictly 2014

Posted: 09/12/2014 at 11:13

Obelixx, you and I both make one big mistake, we watch from a dancers point of view, the vast majority of the GBP watch from the dancing round your hand bag era with no idea of what they see. Next week should be fire works week as whomever goes the GBP will scream foul, from the purely a show point of view they could be right, at least Darcy and Head Judge Len have the right take on things and are with us, it is now a DANCE competition full stop, Pixie failed, hard luck the dance goes on.

Frank.

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