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  • Nigel_Brooks

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    I imagine the lefties are cursing this news enmasse , what! , a good news story involving Mr Trump!
  • Tesco sold off many stores and now rent them back , the deal was about as good as PFI is on hospitals so I am not sure they can rid themselves of some big stores even if they wanted to very easily.
  • Fidget

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    Yes. I am very grateful for the trees. It helps block most of the new housing from our view and gives us a bit of privacy.
  • Horizon

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    I hate being surrounded by houses, but like you, if you move to somewhere where it's initially rural, things can change and the farmers sell off the fields and next thing you know, you're in the middle of a estate.

    At least you've got some woodland by…
  • Fidget

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    It behooves all parties in these negotiations to stop squeezing their 'political cojones' to see who has he largest. Negations are all about 'horse trading', neither the United Kingdom, nor the EU-SSR's Brussels Politburo should take on a 'Dog In a…
  • Fidget

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    (Quote from Horizon)

    Afraid not. We live on the outskirts of a very small (one road) town, but it's quite high ground and catches all the wind. We used to be able to see 15 mile across to Emley Moor mast from our back garden ... when we had fields. Now…
  • Tesco launches new discount chain: Jacks

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    I think at some point Tesco will need to make a decision. Keep the massive stores, the brands, the overwhelming choice, or embrace the discount way completely. I don't see how they can…
  • Mrunclevanya

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    It behooves all parties in these negotiations to stop squeezing their 'political cojones' to see who has he largest. Negations are all about 'horse trading', neither the United Kingdom, nor the EU-SSR's Brussels Politburo should take on a 'Dog In a…
  • this was disguting - a typical Lefty Marxist agitator, who is alleged, never had a job in his life, and lived off the State at others expense. Perhaps the old Sod is a Socialsit Workers Party member - which is a contrdiction in terms. Socialist Workers…
  • Horizon

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    So Barnier seems to be backing down and is warming to the very idea by David Davies and others that goods can be checked at source, thus avoiding a hard border. Yet, May was asked about this on BBC One by Nick Robinson the other…
  • Horizon

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    I agree, but that's what the EU is mostly about, a "mine's bigger than yours" vanity project.
  • Horizon

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    (Quote from BBC News)

    I guess she must have lived in the caravan, otherwise why live in a caravan by a cliff in windy weather??
  • Horizon

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    Do you normally get good weather, where you are Ron?

    I think its the Scots who tend to get the worst deal - serves them right!:evil:


    (Didn't mean it, really.:whistling::saint:)
  • Horizon

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    He's got several.

    He only closed his main site inside the mountain a few months ago, because the whole place collapsed. When the factories that make the missiles and the nuclear plants which process the nuclear material are destroyed, not shut down,…
  • Ron Manager

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    It's been a bit breezy here.
  • Horizon

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    Do you live in the countryside Fidget? I'd imagine that would get more of a battering.
  • Fidget

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    So he offers to shut down one site. How many does he have?
  • Fidget

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    It's blowing a gale here, again.
  • Horizon

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    (Quote from BBC News)

    I genuinely hope the NK nuke problem will be resolved peacefully and welcome this move today, but as I've said from the start of this thread, I do not trust a murderous dictator and the proof will be in the pudding. If NK…
  • Horizon

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    Yep. Still got that bit of wind today (why couldn't there have been wind during that awful heatwave?) but its still pretty warm.