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Re: General Discussion Thread

Postby sarah t » Thu Aug 24, 2017 10:24 am

Just thought I'd mention that further to my email, Dan Dove, a reporter for local paper Southern Daily Echo will be visiting the London Road Oxfam bookshop tomorrow (Friday, 25th August) conducting interviews and writing an article for the paper.
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Re: General Discussion Thread

Postby SubHuman » Fri Aug 25, 2017 12:50 am

It's such a shame that yet another secondhand bookshop is closing. There used to be a good half a dozen in Bath and now there's only one left. It's a similar story with new books, shops keep closing, it won't be long until it will only be Waterstones, Smiths and Amazon left selling books.
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Re: General Discussion Thread

Postby sarah t » Fri Sep 15, 2017 11:12 am

In today's local Southern Daily Echo...

http://i43.photobucket.com/albums/e364/sarahta1102/Shop%20closure%20-%20Daily%20Echo_zpsehab8ovu.jpg

I think it reads very well! :)
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Re: General Discussion Thread

Postby sarah t » Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:19 am

A full days cycling certainly gives me an emotional boost and yesterday pottering amongst the surrounding countryside over Bishops Waltham/Swanmore way (44 miles) was, for me, a good way to start the week. Interesting to see the latest development in the ongoing saga of the Northern Pond (a SINC (Site of Importance for Nature Conservation))... they have cleared a lot of trees from the centre of the site and there is a new seating/picnic table area which should be good come next summer. NB Bishops Waltham is east of Southampton and Eastleigh :)
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Re: General Discussion Thread

Postby SubHuman » Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:10 pm

sarah t wrote:... Bishops Waltham is east of Southampton and Eastleigh :)


And north of Portsmouth =D

Seriously, good to see you're cycling and enjoying it again.
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Re: General Discussion Thread

Postby SubHuman » Wed Dec 06, 2017 12:08 am

With friends like the DUP who needs enemies?
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Re: General Discussion Thread

Postby SubHuman » Sun Dec 10, 2017 12:31 pm

It's currently snowing in Wiltshire, although not sticking as we've already had rain. Things will be fine unless it gets colder, which is forecast for tonight!

I'm getting fed up hearing about Brexshit.
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