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  2. Sign of the times? A vandalised direction signpost with an inset showing what it used to look like.
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  4. That's best practice using concrete, but for many purposes concrete isn't necessary, and when the post does eventually rot, the concrete is a pain to remove. Re treated wood, we use that on the allotment site, but there is no guarantee that the process has been carried out properly, and by the time that you find out that it hasn't, it's too late to do anything about it! I guess the thing to do is to buy from a reputable supplier, even it means paying a bit more.
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  7. I know of them thanks Andy, but the wood is free issue at the allotment site, and preparing it gives me something to do! However it's maybe something to raise with the committee.
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  9. Not sure that it is suitable for contact with the soil Vincent, it contains no biocide. On my allotment I have taken to embedding posts in free draining but rammed gravel to try to ensure that they are kept as dry as possible. Previous tenants have used concrete to embed the posts, but the posts rot just above the concrete and the concrete is very difficult to remove if you want to install a spur post. I believe that the various countryside agencies recommend against the use of concrete for setting wooden posts.
  10. Been re-coating woodwork in the garden, makes you wonder if it's worthwhile as wood always rots at the junction of soil and air, but it kept me busy for a few hours. Question is do I start on the perimeter fence? Once upon a time you would coat the subsoil section of fence posts with creosote or diesel oil, but there's nothing now legally available for DIY use. Then we have the grandchildren staying with us, clueing up on Cluedo/cards/dominos on an evening, and managed a spot of kite flying in a (empty) field. Grandson currently playing his dad at the video game FIFA - something quite beyond my competence. Forgot to mention the World Series pea growing competition......
  11. Cheers Dylan and Vincent ! Dylan. could you possibly edit your post to remove the lines that are not relevant to your photo? It makes the thread easier to read if there is not large chunks of repetition. - Thanks Dylan 🙂 Times online 6th Classic Image Lord Byron in Albanian dress. George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron, 1788 – 1824, aka Lord Byron. English nobleman, poet, peer, politician, and leading figure in the Romantic movement. - Image ID: DE5NXJ travelbild Spanish Garden of Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire, England | Spanischer Garten der Newstead Abbey, England - Image ID: FP422C Horizon Young woman radiotherapist positioning radiotherapy linear accelerator machine with senior male patient. - Image ID: A8W14T IAIN MASTERTON/ALAMY LIVE NEWS People queuing at a bank - can't find it Newscast Online McLaren Executive Chairman Ron Dennis sitting at a desk with hands together - Image ID: CR770Y Phanie Doctor commenting on a mammography to her patient. - Image ID: F37XF1 MediaWorldImages A 583, Disused Gatso Fixed Speed camera, being replaced by mobile Police laser van detection vehicle operated by Lancashire Constabulary, Safety Partnership, Blackpool, UK - Image ID: G1C2DW whale shark rhincodon typus swims over coral reef indian ocean maldives - can't find it (in Alamy) London, UK. 5th April, 2020. Coronavirus: Greenwich Park Sunday warm weather. Health secretary, Matt Hancock, said the public must resist the urge to flout physical distancing rules to prevent tighter lockdown rules being enforced. Credit: Guy Corbishley/Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BCRX15 London, UK. 5th April, 2020. Coronavirus: Police patrol Greenwich Park on Sunday afternoon enforcing the current physical distancing rules. Locals have mostly been observing the distancing rules, kept to a minimum of pairs, solo or park exercise only during the warm weather. Health secretary, Matt Hancock, said the public must resist the urge to flout physical distancing rules to prevent tighter lockdown rules being enforced. Credit: Guy Corbishley/Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BCRMC3 Mark Richardson Hand washing a VW car in the U.K. - Image ID: F5RCB3 IS2010-01 Bassenthwaite Lake, Lake District, Cumbria, England - Image ID: BHG68P Scotland Edinburgh, UK. 6 June 2019. PICTURED: Kezie Dugdale (left) and Jackie Baillie (right) Afternoon session in the chamber of the Scottish Parliament. Stage 3 Proceedings: Fuel Poverty (Target, Definition and Strategy) Bill. Credit: Colin Fisher/Alamy Live News - Image ID: TRHKK1 AF archive DEE HEPBURN, JOHN GORDON SINCLAIR, GREGORY'S GIRL, 1981 - Image ID: BNYDYK Ireland Andrew Michael Colourful Kilkenny houses with the castle to the rear. Republic of Ireland. - Image ID: CXCR3R richard sowersby Building construction in Dublin, Southern Ireland - Image ID: M9N1B6 Paul Cowan Irish passport application form and some necessary documents to establish eligibility for Irish nationality. Britain's impending withdrawal from the - Image ID: TWC5PX Sergi Reboredo Dark Horse pub in the cathedral quarter, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK. A waitress inside the Dark Horse. Take a stroll along the atmospheric cobble s - Image ID: HC3DMF Business Mike Clegg LONDON, UK - 24TH NOV 2019: Carnaby Street during the Christmas holiday period. Showing ocean theme decorations, people and the outside of shops. - Image ID: 2AB0AHB Aleksandr Faustov London/UK - 22/07/2019: Upper Crust cafe in the Marylebone Station. Upper Crust is an international chain of baguette restaurants concentrated along c - Image ID: 2ARHH7D Mark Richardson E-on Central Networks maintenance vans in a U.K. city. - Image ID: BHRXBP Carnforth, Lancashire, UK. 4th Apr, 2020. the M6 North of Lancaster is almost deserted as the general public heed the advice to stay at home. Delivery lorries made up a high percentage of the traffic on the Motorway Credit: Keith Douglas News/Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BCGEY6 GRANT ROONEY A Family Eating Lunch Outside Wagamama Restaurant In Clink Street, London, England - Image ID: PA48W5 Register Islandstock View over pylons at sunrise. UK - Image ID: DN7F8T World M. BURGESS SEVEN ELEVEN CONVENIENCE STORE TOKYO JAPAN - Image ID: BRA5G6 Yanice Idir A man sleeping in a park, next to his bicycle. Cambridge, UK - Image ID: DDN8JH
  12. Cheers Iain and Noel ! Sunday Times online 5th True Images Coronavirus swab test - Image ID: 2B399NC Clapham, London, UK. 3rd Apr, 2020. A masked postman sorts his mail for his next delivery round - The 'lockdown' continues for the Coronavirus (Covid 19) outbreak in London. Credit: Guy Bell/Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BC7RTT Realimage Sandy beach in east coast village on Firth of Forth in early summer. Elie and Earlsferry, East Neuk of Fife, Fife, Scotland, UK, Britain - Image ID: G344H1 - No credits Roger Bamber A Mobile phone mast in woodland in Glossops Green Crawley West Sussex - Image ID: AR8W9K Peter Devlin Rescued French Bulldog puppies - Image ID: M6H9FF Scotland Ian Dagnall Sligachan Old Bridge looking towards the Cuillin mountain range, Isle of Skye, Highland, Scotland, UK - Image ID: JHWX95 SNP Leader and Scotland's First Minister casts her vote at Broomhouse community centre in Glasgow. Featuring: Nicola Sturgeon, Peter Murrell Where: Glasgow, United Kingdom When: 08 Jun 2017 Credit: WENN.com - Image ID: JGN8FM David Robertson Memorial for the Declaration of Abroath, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, UK - Image ID: AJWRKJ Edinburgh, Scotland. UK. 31 July 2019. Photo call at Edinburgh Assembly Gala Launch, Hosts: Frisky of Frisky & Mannish. Part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019. Credit: Andrew Eaton/Alamy Live News. - Image ID: W6FBTR - A crop of this? Vincent Lowe An Sgùrr, or the Sgurr of Eigg, from the track to Grulin, above Galmisdale on the Isle of Eigg, Scotland, UK - Image ID: KCM43P Ireland London, UK. 3 April 2020. UK Weather - A robin (Erithacus rubecula) takes a bath in a bird bath. Credit: Stephen Chung / Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BC8P21 Alex Segre Claridges Hotel, Mayfair, London, England, UK - Image ID: E83MF4 RM Floral choisya ternata sundance yellow gold golden foliage leaves shrubs evergreens bush bushes - Image ID: DTBKH0 Money Dylan Garcia Travel Images Vauxhall Car Showroom, Reading, Berkshire, Reading, England, UK, GB. - Image ID: JAHAPY Business Dave Porter Summer view over Haweswater reservoir, Lake District National Park, Cumbria, England, UK - Image ID: MBPGY3 Los Angeles, California, USA. 20th Nov, 2013. Dr. Ralf Speth of Jaguar Land Rover, speaks during media preview days at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday November 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. The auto show opens to public on Friday, November. 22. Credit: Ringo Chiu/ZUMAPRESS.com/Alamy Live News/Alamy Live News - Image ID: DJ3CX2 Ascannio Atom bank logo on the smartphone screen - Image ID: W4KDCW PIXDUCE Logo of the public company NMC Health displayed on a computer screen in close-up. Credit: PIXDUCE - Image ID: 2A8R572 Magazine Jon Sparks Wild daffodils at Glencoyne, Ullswater, the location made famous by Wordsworth’s poem “I wandered lonely as a cloud’ - Image ID: CPBWW9 David Lyons Dove Cottage. Home of poet William Wordsworth and later Thomas deQuincey in village of Grasmere in the Lake District National Park, Cumbria, England - Image ID: DT0018 Travel eye35.pix People sat on benches around the village green enjoying the spring sunshine in Grasmere Cumbria England UK GB EU Europe - Image ID: D7B785 walkers Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace - can't find it Puripat Lertpunyaroj Man paragliding over Queenstown and Lake Wakaitipu from viewpoint at Queenstown Skyline, New Zealand - Image ID: P0K0CF Juergen Ritterbach African bush elephant at Boteti River, Makgadikgadi-Pans-National Park, Botswana, Africa - Image ID: JARH0T Home Powerhouse Digital Photography Ltd. Close up of a coriander leaf with others out of focus in background - Image ID: A3K7RF fotoshoot bunch of organic round baby orange parmex carrots with the leaves still on - Image ID: ABMMG6 World Vatican City, Italy.5th Apr 2020. - POPE FRANCIS celebrates Sunday Palm In a St. Peter's Basilica empty without pilgrims due the coronavirus pandemic at the Vatican. © EvandroInetti/Pool/Picciarella via ZUMA Wire Credit: Evandro Inetti/ZUMA Wire/Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BCR6RR Rome, Italy. 5th Apr 2020. Italian Police and Carabinieri celebrates Sunday palm in front of St. Peter's Square in Rome. The place was empty for the lockdown aimed at stopping spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. Credit: Evandro Inetti/ZUMA Wire/Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BCR1PF Archive Images Lithograph print c1880s depicting Buffalo Bill, alias William Frederick Cody (1846 - 1917), on horseback with a smoking rifle. - Image ID: BGN7MH News Review luciano de polo stokkete Young millennials couple wearing protective face masks and kissing each other, virus spread prevention and people concept - Image ID: 2B8J7H4
  13. OK, it's probably the nerd in me, but I don't like rambling acres of repetition, which makes it more difficult to see the wood for the trees. I'm always grateful to see the efforts of contributors acknowledged, but I wonder if we could refrain from copying and pasting the whole dialogue, rather than do as Iain and most others do, i.e. just re-post the bits that refer to them? It would also help if contributors confined their posts from a particular source to a single message. I know that there are problems of system stability and, to that end I frequently save the message between new additions. It only takes a second or two to save and then re-open. Indeed the Times is normally updated throughout the day, and if I find new results hours later I will just edit the existing post. Sermon over, have an enoyable and sinful day! 😉
  14. Yes couldn't sleep ! Hastings, East Sussex, UK. 3rd April 2020. Colourful sunrise as a fishing boat launches from Hastings Old Town stade on a mild morning with the temperature forecast to rise to 20C over the weekend. Carolyn Clarke/Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BC56BG
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