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Where in the world???

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by spage, Oct 13, 2019.

  1. spage

    spage LADA · Well-Known Member

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    Where in the world are you

    I’m in the south of Uk near Arundel 30 minutes from Portsmouth, 45 minutes from Brighton

    I find it interesting to see where everyone is
     
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    Prem51 Type 2 · Expert

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    I'm in NW London, about 3 miles from Wembley Stadium.
     
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    wolfie11969 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    UK for me too - good old Midlands, about 10 miles out of Birmingham city centre in a town called Dudley famous for being part of the Black Country
     
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  4. Matt_Harman

    Matt_Harman · Member

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    Also UK! Just outside of Southampton
     
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    Postleneo Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    UK for me too... West Midlands not too far from Birmingham City centre
     
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    Tipetoo Type 2 · Expert

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    Near here 24.8670° S, 152.3510° E
     
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    JTL Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    MissMJ73 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I’m in The Cotswolds - Cheltenham to be precise
     
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    karen8967 Type 1 · Expert

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    Liverpool for me
     
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    Tipetoo Type 2 · Expert

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    Bundaberg CBD, with the whaling wall building that is going to be demolished shortly. :(

    [​IMG]
     
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    JTL Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    I've been here thirty years and never tire of the beauty .... from Stockport originally.
     
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    JTL Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Haven't been for a few years so it might have changed but the Mathew street festival and the Yellow Submarine festival could only be held in Liverpool.
    Streets packed shoulder to shoulder no traffic allowed a band on a st6age around every corner pubs selling beer out the windows in plastic pots because you can't get in streets full of the smell of weed and the cops .... not bothering anyone.
    Picking up the odd drunk here and there and generally looking after the public so the public can let their hair down and boogey!
    I don't know of any other city in the UK where the cops behave like that and the public on the whole get on with partying.
    Great little city .... get my spices and stuff there twice a year still.
     
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  14. Lulu9101112

    Lulu9101112 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    In England in Reading here (London is only 2 hours away by train) (No Idea how long it would take to cycle there. 3 hours I guess lol)
    Yes it’s name of a town not the terms lol
     
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    Another resident of Reading here too. I seem to recall there's someone else on the forum as well, but can't remember their forum name unfortunately.

    Begs the question; is Reading over represented with diabetics, or over represented in this forum .

    Shiba.
     
  16. Lulu9101112

    Lulu9101112 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Nice and I didn’t know there were quite a few in reading lol.
    Nice username (although it sounds like your named after a dog breed lol shiba inu)
     
  17. Shiba Park

    Shiba Park Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Not a dog breed, I stole the name from a park in Tokyo I used to visit a lot...

    Shiba.
     
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