West Bridgfordian

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About West Bridgfordian

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    Isle of Man
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    Travel, reading, computers, staying sane while supporting Notts County.

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  1. West Bridgfordian

    Three words to sum up your day

    Painting spare bedroom...
  2. West Bridgfordian

    Names you like and don't like

    Okay, my partners daughter has three children and named them as follows... Zephyr-Lily, Aurora-Daisy and Phoenix-Rose. I'm not saying I dislike the names, but I do feel they're a bit of a mouthful! (The parents have already shortened them to Zeph, Aura and Phe when talking about them)
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    Whatever happened to......?

    This is the way to have chips... https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-isle-of-man-42858274
  4. West Bridgfordian

    Famous catchphrases

    ‘Ooh, Ron’ from Take it from here. June Whitfield. R.I.P.
  5. West Bridgfordian

    The coal man

    Local company (Aalin dairy) recently started up delivering milk in bottles. Younger folk astounded! Castletown fuels still delivering coal but never see any dropped on the streets for the kids to fight over... !
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    Things you don't see anymore

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    Christmas Presents

    Took up cooking / baking when I retired 4 years ago, all presents from family seem to be cooking related now. Book on how to cook with chocolate and plenty of baking items. Think they are hinting...
  8. West Bridgfordian

    Enjoying owt on the box lately ?

    Winner works for the BBC perhaps...
  9. West Bridgfordian

    Inward or outward opening back door?

    I have lived in 6 houses, all with inward opening back doors. Youngest daughter just bought an old (1840's) cottage and it has outward opening doors. Still can't get used to it, much entertainment to the young un...
  10. West Bridgfordian

    How could they do this

    Not Notts but, This is so evil... https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lancashire-46411533
  11. West Bridgfordian

    Portable SatNavs

    Compo, they are pre-installed. I plug Garmin into my laptop about every 3 months to check for updates. I'm not very computer savvy but there has never been a problem.
  12. West Bridgfordian

    Portable SatNavs

    I use this style of Garmin and have had no problems driving through most of France, Spain and Portugal for the last 4 years... https://www.currys.co.uk/gbuk/phones-broadband-and-sat-nav/sat-nav/sat-nav/drive-51-lmt-s-5-sat-nav-full-europe-maps-universal-sat-nav-case-for-5-6-garmin-n-vi-sat-navs-b0440157-pdt.html
  13. West Bridgfordian

    What can you remember

    Rag and bone man. Shipstones horses. Reel to reel tape recorder.
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    Vandalism at Ladybower... https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-derbyshire-46316985
  15. West Bridgfordian

    Three words to sum up your day

    Avoiding black Friday