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First time out since Lock-Down
Started by: cordyline (5350)   Report abuse
At 8 o'clock this morning we ventured out to see if life still existed beyond our four walls

Nice stroll around Alexandra Park via The Delph, then back home for porridge and a cup of tea

Posted by: Tommy Two Stroke (4779) Report abuse
Oh it's a different world out there now cordyline, there are hungry zombies waiting around every corner to try and eat yoo



Posted by: PeterP (7640) Report abuse
Papers slow off the mark after nearly 2 months of lockdown say 50% of under 30yr old ignore the lockdown

Posted by: Tommy Two Stroke (4779) Report abuse
PeterP

I agree with that, and I would say that nearly 100% of late teen early 20s males have ignored the lockdown, they are lawless, they couldn't give a poo about anything, only themselves ....

Posted by: FAT MICK (1094) Report abuse
Ive been observing the lock down rules but its not stopped me going out, Ive been all over Wigan on my bike, Chinese supermarket in Manchester twice, Bolton market three times, ASDA and Tesco umpteen times and yesterday up to Cumbria.
And at all times me and the missis wore our own made face masks, which most Wiganers in the supermarket queue thought was funny in the start of the lock down, cough cough cough.

Posted by: PeterP (7640) Report abuse
Where you buying bats or rats for your essential shopping I know you have an electric bike but its not a motorbike and you are could not cover some of your bike trips in a hour from your house and back

Posted by: basil brush (13865) Report abuse
Been going out as normal, had enough BBQs to last me a lifetime.

Posted by: FAT MICK (1094) Report abuse
PererP Brands essence of Chicken in Manchester and Papaya at Bolton market

Posted by: FAT MICK (1094) Report abuse
I forgot we went for a walk around Churchtown botanical gardens as well.

Posted by: 0 years (3792) Report abuse
Cracking selfie is that TTS.

Posted by: PeterP (7640) Report abuse
We went out today and on our way home came past Edge Hill University and drove through a sand storm which was blowing off the fields. At one stage the blowing sand was that thick I had to stop the car for a few seconds till the wind eased.

Posted by: FAT MICK (1094) Report abuse
Maybe they had spread something on the fields PeterP

Posted by: PeterP (7640) Report abuse
When we went over Parbold hill you could see the soil/sand being blown up into the air over a vast area The ground must be very dry.

Posted by: kenee (2073) Report abuse
It was the same around Crawford Village.

Posted by: PeterP (7640) Report abuse
That much sand on the road at 6-00pm near Edge Hill Uni council were using a jcb with bucket to move the sand. The footpath was at least 2ft deep in sand

Posted by: cordyline (5350)   Report abuse
On our Delph/Alex Park stroll today we noticed that some large trees had been blown over in the park near the railway railings.
Someone had been out and sawn them up to make safe

Posted by: tonker (21366)   Report abuse
My safe is made out of 3mm steel and is bolted to the floor!

Posted by: tomplum (6188)  Report abuse
my safe is MT ,

 
 
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