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a bit like other days, but no webex
my bike - faster than god's and twice as shiny

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  • lincolndavelincolndave Posts: 7,729
    Morning, that wind feels colder this morning, indoor cycling again, I might possibly crackup with this no venturing out
    Have a good weekend
  • oxomanoxoman Posts: 7,306
    Morning all. Work but not a great deal to do, just pottering about doing odd bits and providing site and process security. Glad I didn't ride in today as bloody gusty here at the moment. Stay safe folks.
    Too many bikes according to Mrs O.
  • tlw1tlw1 Posts: 18,058
    No significant work today. Today’s outdoor activity is a (virtual) run with a pal, we have an agreed time to start and finish, similar terrain and agreed pace - and will call each other and talk censored for the duration

    Later is trying to stop drinking too early and failing
  • thistle_(mbnw)thistle_(mbnw) Posts: 3,244

    Morning, that wind feels colder this morning, indoor cycling again, I might possibly crackup with this no venturing out
    Have a good weekend

    Wind is blowing from a funny direction on this morning's ride.
    Forecast wasn't good and it looked like I was going to get a soaking but turned out quite nice.
    Might venture up into the attic later to do stuff.
  • Stevo_666Stevo_666 Posts: 39,531
    Slow start as not a lot to do. Got a bit of a supermarket sweep to do including getting some stuff for one of the local buddies. May do a few weights later on and walk the dogs.

    All very exciting...
    Whippet
    Bruiser
    Panzer
    Commuter

    "I spent most of my money on birds, booze and fast cars: the rest of it I just squandered." [George Best]
  • WheelspinnerWheelspinner Posts: 4,644
    Dismantled the second garden shed today, loaded on ute to go to the recycling yard, which I think is still open for business.

    Otherwise very meh.

  • veronese68veronese68 Posts: 22,308 Lives Here
    Afternoon folks, traditional slow start has been had, now relaxing with not much urgency to do anything. Need to go and see the old dear as had a very frustrating phone call with her having IT problems. Tell her what to do and she doesn’t bloody listen. Other than that pottering will be done.
  • hopkinbhopkinb Posts: 5,449
    Richmond park closed to bikes now, so took my constitutional round central London instead, whistling the Specials all the way round.







  • thistle_(mbnw)thistle_(mbnw) Posts: 3,244
    edited 28 March
    Looks like a nice time to come down and visit London :naughty:

    Had the A400M buzzing around this afternoon which was a nice treat to watch from the window.
  • pinnopinno Posts: 38,201
    Me fitted cutting deck to mower me. This involved the second stage (after a bit of welding, wire dizzy, rust prevention, car body underseal): fit bearings to spindle, fit to captive plates, fit (sharpened blades), fit deck, wire ignition, drive around lawn on test run. All good. Looong day. Finish tomorrow - bonnet, charging circuit, bits and bobs, cut grass (in comfort).
    Might have another one to do to curry favour with local mechanic so I can borrow an engine hoist and clutch alignment kit for Porker#1.

    Meanwhile, took Tricky's stabilisers off her bike. Helped her get going one or two times and then left her to it. She's off. I' m very proud and she was beaming after being initially, tentative and a bit wobbly. Now she's decided she needs a new bicycle!
    S - The Brazilian beach volleyball team
    W - Wiggle Honda

    "This year will be harder than last year. But that is good news; this year will be easier than next year."
  • pinnopinno Posts: 38,201
    hopkinb said:

    Richmond park closed to bikes now, so took my constitutional round central London instead, whistling the Specials all the way round.







    There's no body there!
    S - The Brazilian beach volleyball team
    W - Wiggle Honda

    "This year will be harder than last year. But that is good news; this year will be easier than next year."
  • pinnopinno Posts: 38,201
    The clock's go forward tonight!
    No one's mention it. @sungod. and I was equally surprised @sungod no mention of the spring equinox a week ago.

    Poor form SG, poor form.
    S - The Brazilian beach volleyball team
    W - Wiggle Honda

    "This year will be harder than last year. But that is good news; this year will be easier than next year."
  • orraloonorraloon Posts: 5,894
    pinno said:

    hopkinb said:

    Richmond park closed to bikes now, so took my constitutional round central London instead, whistling the Specials all the way round.







    There's no body there!
    They saw 'im comin' 😳
  • pinnopinno Posts: 38,201
    edited 28 March
    It's like the highlands in the middle of winter.
    Except the scenery is helluva better up there.
    S - The Brazilian beach volleyball team
    W - Wiggle Honda

    "This year will be harder than last year. But that is good news; this year will be easier than next year."
  • Stevo_666Stevo_666 Posts: 39,531
    pinno said:

    The clock's go forward tonight!
    No one's mention it. @sungod. and I was equally surprised @sungod no mention of the spring equinox a week ago.

    Poor form SG, poor form.

    Just lie another hour tomorrow morning, there's nowt much to get up for that's urgent.
    Whippet
    Bruiser
    Panzer
    Commuter

    "I spent most of my money on birds, booze and fast cars: the rest of it I just squandered." [George Best]
  • hopkinbhopkinb Posts: 5,449
    pinno said:

    hopkinb said:

    Richmond park closed to bikes now, so took my constitutional round central London instead, whistling the Specials all the way round.

    There's no body there!

    I know. Ghost town...
  • Stevo_666Stevo_666 Posts: 39,531

    Looks like a nice time to come down and visit London :naughty:

    Had the A400M buzzing around this afternoon which was a nice treat to watch from the window.

    You might get a good deal on hotel rooms?
    Whippet
    Bruiser
    Panzer
    Commuter

    "I spent most of my money on birds, booze and fast cars: the rest of it I just squandered." [George Best]
  • pinnopinno Posts: 38,201
    hopkinb said:

    pinno said:

    hopkinb said:

    Richmond park closed to bikes now, so took my constitutional round central London instead, whistling the Specials all the way round.

    There's no body there!

    I know. Ghost town...
    Air quality in London must be at pre-industrial levels.
    S - The Brazilian beach volleyball team
    W - Wiggle Honda

    "This year will be harder than last year. But that is good news; this year will be easier than next year."
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