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fuzzy



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PostPosted: Fri Sep 08, 2017 5:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Definitely read 'Treasure islands' by Shaxson, - although there is nothing you wouldn't have guessed.
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:44 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

fuzzy wrote:
Definitely read 'Treasure islands' by Shaxson, - although there is nothing you wouldn't have guessed.


Yes. A straightforward, truth-telling book and a worthy addition to your 'unputdownable' list.
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Greece now hit by serious floods with over a dozen lives feared lost.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-41998374
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PostPosted: Thu Nov 23, 2017 11:37 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Significant flooding in Lancashire, 70 persons and 20 horses rescued.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lancashire-42092038

The rainfall is said to be "unprecedented" this might be journalistic exaggeration, or might be actually true.
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PostPosted: Thu Nov 23, 2017 3:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The flooding might be unprecedented but maybe it is setting a new precedent under our new climate changed situation.
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