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  Topic: Help please

Replies: 7
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PostForum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle   Posted: Sat Jan 26, 08 9:07 pm   Subject: Help please
Some one asked for a piece of wood to use for their water colour painting as a lean on, i have lost their address and email etc,, i cant find the wanted add either ARGHHHH .. they wanted an A3 size pi ...
  Topic: For sale or trade

Replies: 31
Views: 7232
PostForum: Trading Post   Posted: Thu Jan 24, 08 1:49 pm   Subject: For sale or trade
I was considering making a bid, but i am not so sure now, you haven't said how tall she is or how big her feet are, do you think she could get close enough to the sink to wash up ? Has she been fork a ...
  Topic: Disposal of Knackered Bread Machine

Replies: 13
Views: 14227
PostForum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle   Posted: Thu Jan 24, 08 8:45 am   Subject: Disposal of Knackered Bread Machine
I have a similar problem, but instead of getting rid of it I was wondering if anyone had the bits i need to repair it, the seal on the spindle of the tin has started to leak and is leaving slicks of g ...
  Topic: Bulk Compost ?

Replies: 2
Views: 1468
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Fri Jan 11, 08 8:34 am   Subject: Bulk Compost ?
Has anyone got any ideas where i can source CHEAP bulk compost in my area, ( Melton Mowbray Leicestershire ) I have tried my local council, but they only sell it in smallish bags at shop prices, I am ...
  Topic: Woodwork

Replies: 3
Views: 1729
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Fri Jan 11, 08 8:25 am   Subject: Woodwork
You have most likely made the tray or found one by now, but have you thought of Paper mashe (sp) ? old newspaper and glue then paint and varnish to finish. It was a popular way to make trays in the p ...
  Topic: my rainwater system

Replies: 6
Views: 2330
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Wed Dec 26, 07 11:45 am   Subject: my rainwater system
Very impressive, alas i still use my rainwater in the garden, but have plans for using it for flushing the loo in the new year
  Topic: how has your year been

Replies: 17
Views: 6347
PostForum: Small Business Questions, Ideas and Advice   Posted: Wed Dec 26, 07 11:41 am   Subject: how has your year been
Well after a few months building chicken houses in the back garden, I decided to get a workshop, with it came a small piece of land for my chickens, I have managed to make it self financing and make s ...
  Topic: Stollen bread/cake ?

Replies: 15
Views: 5620
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Wed Dec 26, 07 4:41 am   Subject: Stollen bread/cake ?
Hmmmmmmmmmm you didn't save some for me?
  Topic: My timber.. the story of a piece of ply wood

Replies: 2
Views: 2432
PostForum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle   Posted: Mon Dec 24, 07 7:21 am   Subject: My timber.. the story of a piece of ply wood
I make and sell chicken houses and pet houses etc. And i use recycled timber, I got interested in where it came from reading the tags in some of the boards i had, its is quite an interesting line to t ...
  Topic: Deer Stalker gets his come Uppance !

Replies: 8
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PostForum: Shooting and Trapping for the Pot   Posted: Mon Dec 24, 07 6:51 am   Subject: Deer Stalker gets his come Uppance !
See what happens when you go for a walk in the woods in the rutting season,,, he was well and truly rutted
  Topic: Willows and hedging

Replies: 16
Views: 9945
PostForum: Land Management   Posted: Mon Dec 24, 07 6:41 am   Subject: Willows and hedging
I have set 350 willow sticks this year, well there was a small corner in one of the paddocks, so i thought why not, I was talking to a local hedge layer and he reckoned it was getting harder to find h ...
  Topic: Wine

Replies: 7
Views: 3586
PostForum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle   Posted: Sat Dec 22, 07 6:30 am   Subject: Wine
I get my wine in boxes. I reckon the transport costs must be lower than for bottles becuase they weight a lot less. And the cardboard outer can be burned on the fire or recycled. Can't use the inner ...
  Topic: It's Christmas....!!!

Replies: 11
Views: 3936
PostForum: Small Business Questions, Ideas and Advice   Posted: Sat Dec 22, 07 6:12 am   Subject: It's Christmas....!!!
I got asked last week if i could make a chicken house, in sections and deliver it Christmas morning.....It was a very short conversation
  Topic: Stollen bread/cake ?

Replies: 15
Views: 5620
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Sat Dec 22, 07 6:08 am   Subject: Stollen bread/cake ?
Ooh. I fancy making a stollen, and yours looks a tad healthier than my recipe, M.
How long does it keep?

Well Judith not very long lol I needed to make it for the OH's Christmas do ...
  Topic: Stollen bread/cake ?

Replies: 15
Views: 5620
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Thu Dec 20, 07 7:54 am   Subject: Stollen bread/cake ?
ok ........ slice or three
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