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by etcetera
Sat May 30, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Hugh Bonneville
Replies: 17
Views: 247

Re: Hugh Bonneville

Not to mention Romance Anonimo! :wink3:
by etcetera
Fri May 29, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Online Arts and Music
Replies: 1
Views: 35

Re: Online Arts and Music

Also BBC4 has been excellent in its coverage of the arts & music these last 3 months.
by etcetera
Fri May 29, 2020 11:17 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Is it not amazing?
Replies: 10
Views: 170

Re: Is it not amazing?

I recently asked for a repeat prescription online from my surgery; when the time came, the pharmacy hadn't got it. Lots of phone calls involved.... the outcome being that I got it delivered twice in one week from a Lloyd's pharmacy, then again today, got it delivered again! :roll: Result? I now have...
by etcetera
Fri May 29, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: Crows Nest
Topic: moths
Replies: 14
Views: 134

Re: moths

Herald moth.. found on my bathroom wall.

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by etcetera
Fri May 29, 2020 11:08 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Hugh Bonneville
Replies: 17
Views: 247

Re: Hugh Bonneville

I hear it every evening when watching the re-run on ITV3! :-P
Love Downton Abbey.
by etcetera
Fri May 29, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Crows Nest
Topic: Gull in the Sun
Replies: 2
Views: 39

Re: Gull in the Sun

Aah freedom. Super shot.
by etcetera
Thu May 28, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Wartime Squatters.
Replies: 16
Views: 260

Re: Wartime Squatters.

The Excalibur Estate was near where I used to live in Lewisham. Its tenants loved their homes & were gutted when the demolition order came through. I believe 6 of them were listed & still survive.
by etcetera
Thu May 28, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Is it not amazing?
Replies: 10
Views: 170

Re: Is it not amazing?

Our lives are an open book on the internet.
by etcetera
Thu May 28, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Hugh Bonneville
Replies: 17
Views: 247

Re: Hugh Bonneville

I'm surprised so few have heard of him. He's had a long career in both film & TV work.
by etcetera
Thu May 28, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Hello Everyone.
Replies: 14
Views: 165

Re: Hello Everyone.

Hello Maisie! I was just thinking about you last week!
Congrats on your 90th Birthday! :D

:flowers:
by etcetera
Wed May 27, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: Crows Nest
Topic: moths
Replies: 14
Views: 134

Re: moths

Underside of a Jersey Tiger moth.

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Topside of same..

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by etcetera
Wed May 27, 2020 2:34 am
Forum: Stateroom
Topic: Please Contribute to My Fund.
Replies: 142
Views: 1392

Re: Please Contribute to My Fund.

Taking a pleasure trip to a castle against the rules..
Hardly! Barnard Castle is a small market town in county Durham. He did not go to "the castle" at all.

I think this subject has been done to death and I, for one, am sick of hearing about it. Let's move on.
by etcetera
Tue May 26, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Crows Nest
Topic: moths
Replies: 14
Views: 134

Re: moths

Sadly its caterpillars decimate box plants.
by etcetera
Tue May 26, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: Stateroom
Topic: A New Global 'Flu'?
Replies: 637
Views: 10770

Re: A New Global 'Flu'?

Rose wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 11:54 pm
Have a great spring and summer!
Does that infer that you won't be coming here again till fall, Rose?
by etcetera
Tue May 26, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: Crows Nest
Topic: moths
Replies: 14
Views: 134

Re: moths

Box Tree moth

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by etcetera
Tue May 26, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: CORONAVIRUS RECENT RESEARCH
Replies: 6
Views: 147

Re: CORONAVIRUS RECENT RESEARCH

More countries have published reports obtained after a large number of autopsies show that the virus behaves quite differently from what had been assumed. That it could be prevented and, where infection does happen, treated much more quickly, easily, safely and successfully. Can you give any links ...
by etcetera
Mon May 25, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Stateroom
Topic: Changing Times
Replies: 7
Views: 193

Re: Changing Times

I think you don't really remember what the 50s were like in some parts, Stormy!!
by etcetera
Mon May 25, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: How to pass the time?
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: How to pass the time?

"FFS we're not rock climbing, we're trying to buy cheese" are words which I'll carry with me to my grave. The tangle had resulted in a multi-pedestran pile up in which the epicentre resembled the deity Durga :laughitup: :laughitup: :laughitup: :laughitup: I'm still laughing at all this!! Thanks Sky...
by etcetera
Mon May 25, 2020 5:19 am
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Dan Dare
Replies: 11
Views: 147

Re: Dan Dare

Skyrunner wrote:
Sun May 24, 2020 11:21 pm
However, I do remember all of us huddled round the radiogram for the adventures of Jet, Mitch, Doc and Lemmy in 'Journey Into Space.' Great stuff... they went to the moon for heavens sake!
Same in our house!

I also remember Dan Dare & the Mekon from the comics my elder brother used to read.
by etcetera
Sun May 24, 2020 10:50 pm
Forum: Stateroom
Topic: Please Contribute to My Fund.
Replies: 142
Views: 1392

Re: Please Contribute to My Fund.

What a storm in a teacup. Let's move on.
by etcetera
Sat May 23, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: Crows Nest
Topic: moths
Replies: 14
Views: 134

Re: moths

Here is a tiny mint moth that I found on my doormat one day..

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It was only 4mm long!
by etcetera
Sat May 23, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: Stateroom
Topic: hydroxychloroquine
Replies: 90
Views: 1065

Re: hydroxychloroquine

Rose wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 11:17 pm
The medical professionals I know are taking hydroxychloroquine.
What - all of them?? How many do you know?
Are or would you take it it, Rose?
by etcetera
Sat May 23, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Meccano anyone?
Replies: 9
Views: 162

Re: Meccano anyone?

My brother-in-law 'plays' with Meccano! He has a whole room in his house dedicated to it! He's 79.
by etcetera
Sat May 23, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Is this the most historically inaccurate film ever?
Replies: 12
Views: 202

Re: Is this the most historically inaccurate film ever?

:laughitup: That beefeater is hilarious!!