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PostPosted: Tue Dec 07, 2010 8:33 pm 
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Enid_Puceflange wrote:
Yeah, I live right in the centre of town, pavements have been gritted , roads are ok but the paves outside my flat have at least 1" solid ice on them!! :shock:

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Only 1", ours are at about 3" minimum of ice on the pavement.


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 07, 2010 9:55 pm 
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Thik yourself lucky, were 2ft deep here and it's currently -18

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FluffyChicken wrote:
Enid_Puceflange wrote:
Yeah, I live right in the centre of town, pavements have been gritted , roads are ok but the paves outside my flat have at least 1" solid ice on them!! :shock:

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Only 1", ours are at about 3" minimum of ice on the pavement.


I think you can still break you neck if theres 1mm of ice :wink:

I got ice in my whiskey, thats all I want to see 8)

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Enid_Puceflange wrote:
FluffyChicken wrote:
Enid_Puceflange wrote:
Yeah, I live right in the centre of town, pavements have been gritted , roads are ok but the paves outside my flat have at least 1" solid ice on them!! :shock:

G


Only 1", ours are at about 3" minimum of ice on the pavement.


I think you can still break you neck if theres 1mm of ice :wink:

I got ice in my whiskey, thats all I want to see 8)

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Size is everything :lol:


It's the added step off and on where drives have been cleared that makes it tricky, not to add the sods who then pile it up in the middle of the pavment meaning I have to climb up and over :evil:


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 08, 2010 8:21 pm 
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I was there today WHAT A BLOODY MESS :x
That's the worst Ive ever seen Edinburgh :shock:
There's cars that look like they wont be seen till spring.

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 08, 2010 8:28 pm 
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RobMac wrote:
I was there today WHAT A BLOODY MESS :x
That's the worst Ive ever seen Edinburgh :shock:
There's cars that look like they wont be seen till spring.

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ah , but you got a nice cup of tea (i hope :oops: ) on the way home :lol: :lol: :lol: and big cuddles from my wee one :lol:


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The cuppa was braw and the cuddles, thanks Eck :oops:


:lol:

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wee murran likes you :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: she was crying when you drove away :lol:


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 08, 2010 9:00 pm 
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wee murran likes you :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: she was crying when you drove away :lol:


Nay wonder I pinched aw her sweeties, never trust a Fifer :lol:

Shes smashin BTW :oops:

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Glad I Travelled in my hiking boots. It's dicey on the pavements, I'm out for the night if any macretro fancy a pint?!


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