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by steve
Sat Apr 25, 2009 10:34 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Centrespread on todays Scotsman
Replies: 28
Views: 1109

Centrespread on todays Scotsman

Tonight we have been celebrating, about a month ago I got an email asking if we would like to submit designs for a major commission with the subjct being the mouse from Rabbie Burns poem Timrous Beastie, my wife Susan and Colin the Jeweller that works for us spent a couple of days working on designs...
by steve
Fri Apr 24, 2009 11:10 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Joke for today
Replies: 1125
Views: 65723

Re: Joke for today

building trade one I heard today,
new name for a fruit machine - a Scaffolders Laptop
by steve
Fri Apr 24, 2009 11:08 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Any Steam Railway Enthusiasts ?
Replies: 28
Views: 1391

Re: Any Steam Railway Enthusiasts ?

Was Harry, Ron and Hermoine on it might have been for all I know I was in "makin bacon rolls and coffee mode" for the hundreds of trainspotters who were following it :lol: - mustnt grumble, we had a really busy day ps Belated Happy Birthday mate. The wannabee Jocks reckon we're the same person that...
by steve
Fri Apr 24, 2009 10:52 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Any Steam Railway Enthusiasts ?
Replies: 28
Views: 1391

Re: Any Steam Railway Enthusiasts ?

this one parked outside my shop a week or so ago, it was heading for Kyle of Lochalsh the driver came in for a coffee while it filled up with water 8-) http://i233.photobucket.com/albums/ee71/steveplowman/fromtheoffice.jpg http://i233.photobucket.com/albums/ee71/steveplowman/staem1.jpg http://i233.p...
by steve
Fri Apr 24, 2009 9:41 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Happy 45th Steve and Jimmy
Replies: 28
Views: 844

Re: Happy 45th Steve and Jimmy

The Mighty Gusset wrote:Aye Aye Steve !
I thought we'd lost you !
not lost me, just been working out "in the wilderness" a lot more now that the season has started to kick in, and spending more time out on the road and in the shed ;)
by steve
Thu Apr 23, 2009 11:33 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Happy 45th Steve and Jimmy
Replies: 28
Views: 844

Re: Happy 45th Steve and Jimmy

cheers for the Birthday wishes 8-) i went to the pub and had a wee drink or two.

got a box of Indian parts from the states in the post this morning :D
by steve
Thu Mar 26, 2009 11:59 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: BSA C11 barn find, whats it worth?
Replies: 17
Views: 800

Re: BSA C11 barn find, whats it worth?

not very much, I just sold a whole lot of tinwear for a C11 on ebay and got next to no response
by steve
Mon Mar 23, 2009 9:34 am
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: Tourer for the lake district?
Replies: 27
Views: 1205

Re: Tourer for the lake district?

I'd be looking for something like an old XT500 or SP370, medium sized traillie, with dual purpose type tyres, perfect for single track type roads, twisty stuff and the odd jaunt up a green lane ...... if such a thing exists down in civilisation nowadays :roll:
by steve
Sun Mar 22, 2009 10:04 pm
Forum: BEER and MUSIC
Topic: Classic recipes
Replies: 103
Views: 12448

Re: Classic recipes

heres my recipe for Cullen Skink, a classic smoked fish soup from Cullen in the NE of Scotland - had it for my lunch today :D start off with a big soup pan, on the stove, on a medium heat, put in a healthy lump of butter, fry off a large onion, chopped as fine as you can, until it starts to look a s...