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Forum: Social Forum 18th June 2019, 10:48
Replies: 20
Views: 165
Posted By Gate Keeper
Itís a serious criminal offence in Kenya if...

Itís a serious criminal offence in Kenya if anyone is found carrying a plastic bag, or supplying them. Last week the President of Kenya announced ďbans for single use plastic products in protected...
Forum: Social Forum 18th June 2019, 10:34
Replies: 13
Views: 77
Posted By Gate Keeper
Happy Birthday Dave and Many Happy Returns, have...

Happy Birthday Dave and Many Happy Returns, have a beautiful day :}
Forum: Social Forum 18th June 2019, 10:33
Replies: 9
Views: 51
Posted By Gate Keeper
Happy Birthday Jim and Many Happy Returns, have a...

Happy Birthday Jim and Many Happy Returns, have a wonderful day :}
Forum: Social Forum 17th June 2019, 18:03
Replies: 200
Views: 3,791
Posted By Gate Keeper
Apparently Nigel Farage, Donald Trump and Boris...

Apparently Nigel Farage, Donald Trump and Boris Johnson are great friends. I wonder what it is they see in each other? ;)
Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2019, 07:01
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all, great photos of Andyís and Debs...

Good morning all, great photos of Andyís and Debs dog walking in the country side and Capt Rod aka the Flying Dutchman. He does look at home in the wheel house. Catch you later.
Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2019, 06:57
Replies: 200
Views: 3,791
Posted By Gate Keeper
On all counts, well said.

On all counts, well said.
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2019, 23:26
Replies: 200
Views: 3,791
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Wes, I worked at the same hospital Jo Brand...

Hi Wes, I worked at the same hospital Jo Brand trained in. I had the same training she had, except I had more training in general nursing and obstetrics. With my insights, I think she was foolish in...
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2019, 20:53
Replies: 200
Views: 3,791
Posted By Gate Keeper
The Spectator - well known Conservative...

The Spectator - well known Conservative publication, past editors include Boris Johnson, Nigel Lawson to name a couple :p:;)
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2019, 20:28
Replies: 200
Views: 3,791
Posted By Gate Keeper
Ofcom are investigating the bias of the BBC. My...

Ofcom are investigating the bias of the BBC. My own view is that the TV license should be scrapped and the BBC should cope in finding the funds by other means. The very least, pensioners should get...
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2019, 20:00
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Richard, when you have time can you please...

Hi Richard, when you have time can you please send a message to Steve Strat, just to let him know we are thinking about him and his brand of humour is missed. Hoping he is okay. Cheers :}
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2019, 19:50
Replies: 28
Views: 1,658
Posted By Gate Keeper
Sometimes that is the price of discussing...

Sometimes that is the price of discussing politics on Facebook.
I am sorry Thomas to hear that Meerkat has tried to involve you. What are your options/choices?

1. Leave Facebook

2. As...
Forum: Photography Corner 12th June 2019, 14:46
Replies: 2
Views: 124
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thanks for liking the photos, all likes/thanks...

Thanks for liking the photos, all likes/thanks appreciated. When I shared the photo of the Mouse Bird on a Face Book Kenya Group, one of the posters wrote up how, before he left Kenya to live in the...
Forum: Photography Corner 11th June 2019, 18:25
Replies: 2
Views: 124
Posted By Gate Keeper
Perched on the Erythrina today, a Mouse Bird. One...

Perched on the Erythrina today, a Mouse Bird. One of a group being sociable. This bird is generally disliked because it can strip a bush or a shrub within a few days to weeks. I like to see it as...
Forum: Social Forum 11th June 2019, 12:41
Replies: 40
Views: 878
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Wes, remember Woof25? aka Mike RIP who passed...

Hi Wes, remember Woof25? aka Mike RIP who passed away in December 2016. We lived in north London, he had the ground floor flat and I had the one upstairs. Everyone, utilities was informed of his...
Forum: Social Forum 11th June 2019, 09:57
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Bob, even you had help moving home,...

Good morning Bob, even you had help moving home, it is up there in the top 5 for being stressful physically and mentally. I hope your eating properly, looking after yourself and taking it easy today.
Forum: Social Forum 11th June 2019, 08:38
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all Whatís everyone up to? Acle...

Good morning all

Whatís everyone up to? Acle looks as though it was the place last night for good food and beer. Can you ask for seconds? :}
Forum: Photography Corner 11th June 2019, 08:31
Replies: 2
Views: 124
Posted By Gate Keeper
Sunbird in the rain

A Bronze Sunbird yesterdayís photo in low light and rain:
1/60, ISO 800, f 6.7, handheld. I had to up the exposure to +3
...
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2019, 08:33
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
I have sent a photo of the pipe and one alloy via...

I have sent a photo of the pipe and one alloy via WhatsApp to the BIL, currently walking in Umbria. I will let you know Clive if there is a reply.
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2019, 08:15
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Clive, thanks for the explanation :}

Good morning Clive, thanks for the explanation :}
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2019, 08:13
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all, the rains and low temperatures...

Good morning all, the rains and low temperatures continue here as well, but conditions are not as severe as the UK. Itís currently 17C and it is expected to rise to no more than 22C, which for us is...
Forum: Social Forum 9th June 2019, 08:07
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Clive, good morning all. So you...

Good morning Clive, good morning all.

So you had good hunting and found my email address :} I double checked the exhaust on my BIL Range Rover TDi V8
...
Forum: Social Forum 8th June 2019, 20:36
Replies: 21
Views: 315
Posted By Gate Keeper
Happy Birthday Jan from Jessica and I xxx...

Happy Birthday Jan from Jessica and I xxx :birthday::birthday::wine::party: and talking of pics, here is one of the great man.....tea up :D
...
Forum: Social Forum 8th June 2019, 09:36
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Bob, I hope everything goes smoothly...

Good morning Bob, I hope everything goes smoothly and you have some help moving to your new home. Do not hurt yourself lifting or bending over to pick things up, mind your back, as it is easily done...
Forum: Social Forum 8th June 2019, 09:31
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Andy, you certainly deserve a lay in...

Good morning Andy, you certainly deserve a lay in bed. Today, I chatted with my friendly mechanic in the UK and he is changing the belt etc, etc on the V6. I asked him to replace a corroded brake...
Forum: Social Forum 8th June 2019, 09:16
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Clive, is it possible when you have...

Thank you Clive, is it possible when you have time to take a photo of one of the alloys you are offering. My in-laws in fact are not walking in the UK, I was mistaken, they have gone walking in Rome...
Forum: Social Forum 8th June 2019, 06:27
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all, good morning Clive. I hope the...

Good morning all, good morning Clive. I hope the weather in the UK rolls in summer and rolls out those storms. We are in the winter period when the temp drops to around 17-20C, with torrential...
Forum: Social Forum 7th June 2019, 21:56
Replies: 200
Views: 3,791
Posted By Gate Keeper
A general comment and I must be careful not to...

A general comment and I must be careful not to incite so that the thread is immediately closed. I watched it this evening on ďcatchupĒ on the internet using a VPN. It was most telling when Fiona...
Forum: Social Forum 5th June 2019, 20:11
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Evening Rod, I was just showing Jessica your...

Evening Rod, I was just showing Jessica your photo of the Honda, caravan at the site and it is a comfortable looking place to be :drool4: The technology in your Honda for safe driving is impressive....
Forum: Social Forum 5th June 2019, 08:13
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Rod, what is the name of the place...

Good morning Rod, what is the name of the place you are at in your travels? A Honda CRV new shape towing a caravan must look impressive :}
Forum: Social Forum 5th June 2019, 08:05
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all, what is everyone up to? Heavy...

Good morning all, what is everyone up to? Heavy rains for most of last night which we have had for the past 3-4 days. The grass is waist high in the forest growing over the paths. I have asked the...
Forum: Social Forum 4th June 2019, 18:17
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Dave, I had a quiet day going round...

Thank you Dave, I had a quiet day going round looking at the birds and taking photos, appreciated :}
Forum: Social Forum 4th June 2019, 18:13
Replies: 21
Views: 383
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you John, most helpful. I copied and pasted...

Thank you John, most helpful. I copied and pasted your experiences and your link to him in message. I haven't heard back yet.
Forum: Social Forum 4th June 2019, 08:25
Replies: 21
Views: 383
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thanks Andy, I will pop round and have a look. I...

Thanks Andy, I will pop round and have a look. I will let you know how it goes.
Forum: Social Forum 4th June 2019, 07:21
Replies: 21
Views: 383
Posted By Gate Keeper
Chain saw advice please

My nephew has the STHL 660 chain saw and he said it is unusually running high RPM at idle and he doesnít know why or how to correct it. I am not an engineer but I know we have some clever people on...
Forum: Social Forum 4th June 2019, 07:12
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Steve, thank you for the birthday wishes,...

Hi Steve, thank you for the birthday wishes, outstanding! :} :party:
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 18:09
Replies: 200
Views: 3,791
Posted By Gate Keeper
I sincerely hope your right Steve, but what...

I sincerely hope your right Steve, but what little chance is there of that happening when JC, leader of the opposition is planning to speak and join in on the march tomorrow against Trump, as is his...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 17:52
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Cheers Peter, we had a brilliant day, yesterday...

Cheers Peter, we had a brilliant day, yesterday and today, no complaints or anything. I am hoping ďyou know whoĒ, will have changed the belts on my V6 by the time you pick me on the 6th at the...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 16:58
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Andy and Deb for excellent birthday...

Thank you Andy and Deb for excellent birthday wishes :party:
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 16:53
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Bob for a perfect birthday wish :} :}

Thank you Bob for a perfect birthday wish :} :}
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 16:51
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Brian, your appreciated :} You might...

Thank you Brian, your appreciated :} You might know the answer being an engineer. My nephew here has a STHL petrol 660 chainsaw which is running high RPM at idle. I wonder why that is?
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 16:46
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Arnaud. Could we possibly be Gemini :D

Thank you Arnaud. Could we possibly be Gemini :D
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 16:44
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Richard, have a fantastic break in the...

Thank you Richard, have a fantastic break in the caravan with Fiona and the family. Thank you for remembering my birthday :}
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 16:41
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Dawn and Julien, I most certainly am...

Thank you Dawn and Julien, I most certainly am getting better and looking forward to seeing you both in the summer.
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 16:38
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Ian, I had a lovely day even though it...

Thank you Ian, I had a lovely day even though it rained for the most of it. I kept busy :}
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 16:35
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Rod and Angela, have a fantastic...

Thank you Rod and Angela, have a fantastic holiday in your caravan and I hope the weather picks up for you. Health - I had a brilliant day, no complaints and no pain at all :} :}
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 16:32
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Bob, much appreciated. I managed to get...

Thank you Bob, much appreciated. I managed to get the door card off and the lock out. A spring inside the lock had to be replaced. Fortunately, nothing major.
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 16:29
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Jeff, most kind :}

Thank you Jeff, most kind :}
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 16:26
Replies: 10
Views: 180
Posted By Gate Keeper
Belated birthday wishes Arnaud and many happy...

Belated birthday wishes Arnaud and many happy returns :}
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 06:25
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Rod, I have just had my orders - put...

Good morning Rod, I have just had my orders - put the news on and make the tea! :D
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 06:22
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all and welcome :} how is everyone?

Good morning all and welcome :} how is everyone?
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 06:16
Replies: 28
Views: 291
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Roy and owners club :} As most of the...

Thank you Roy and owners club :} As most of the family are at work today, we celebrated my birthday yesterday with a big cake, afternoon tea and lots of laughs. Have a great day....today the...
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2019, 11:29
Replies: 1
Views: 54
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi John, Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns ...

Hi John, Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns
Have a Great Day :birthday::wine::party::birthday2:
Forum: Photography Corner 1st June 2019, 11:26
Replies: 19
Views: 397
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Phil, are you going to water mark your wave...

Hi Phil, are you going to water mark your wave study or protect your work with a copyright? A holiday company contacted me to ask permission if they could use one of my Wildlife photos for their...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st June 2019, 11:11
Replies: 15
Views: 635
Posted By Gate Keeper
Whatís the story Ray about the Viking head behind...

Whatís the story Ray about the Viking head behind the rear centre head rest, itís not OEM is it? A nicely presented V6, enjoy.
Forum: Social Forum 30th May 2019, 09:04
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Bob we hope all goes well at the...

Good morning Bob we hope all goes well at the doctors and you find out whatís been the trouble and itís nothing serious.
Forum: Social Forum 30th May 2019, 09:01
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all, good morning Jeff from a sunny...

Good morning all, good morning Jeff from a sunny cloudy Nairobi.
Here is a view today over the garden and and forest. In small terms, If I have an argument with Jessica, if I need time out, I will...
Forum: Social Forum 29th May 2019, 10:39
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Rod, good morning all, Andy, Bob,...

Good morning Rod, good morning all, Andy, Bob, Ian, Jeff, Peter, Richard and the other reprobates ;) Hopefully summer will have arrived by the time you are ready for the off to Norfolk, ever been?...
Forum: Social Forum 28th May 2019, 07:17
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Bob, good morning all and welcome :}...

Good morning Bob, good morning all and welcome :} This morning I am to have a second session of Acupuncture for the Shingles head pain and to boost the immunity. After session one, the pain was...
Forum: Social Forum 27th May 2019, 19:00
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thanks for getting back Jeff. I updated 2 days...

Thanks for getting back Jeff. I updated 2 days ago to the latest IOS and did a backup, deleted 5 apps I donít use. I followed your instructions and recharged via the mains in airplane mode with WiFi...
Forum: Social Forum 27th May 2019, 16:10
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Andy and Deb, I did enjoy looking at the photos...

Andy and Deb, I did enjoy looking at the photos of the countryside not far from where you live. I pictured having a paddle in the river on a very hot day and having a picnic along the river bank,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th May 2019, 16:00
Replies: 4
Views: 397
Posted By Gate Keeper
Okay, Maninder, got that ;)

Okay, Maninder, got that ;)
Forum: Social Forum 27th May 2019, 11:15
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Jeff, are you taking it easy? A tech...

Good morning Jeff, are you taking it easy? A tech question for you? My iPhone 6s Plus 64GB is taking ages to power up. The memory is 20 GB full. I bought it last summer in an auction for £115 and not...
Forum: Social Forum 27th May 2019, 11:10
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Wes, I joined a support group on...

Good morning Wes, I joined a support group on Facebook for Shingles sufferers and this morning I read a post from a Mother who wrote about her 10 years old daughter being diagnosed with Shingles and...
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2019, 19:45
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Evening Wes, thank you for your concerns. I...

Evening Wes, thank you for your concerns. I certainly hope so :} I take each day as it comes and try not to take life too seriously. By the way, are you going ahead with that special injection for...
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2019, 14:01
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Ian you have done really well and I admire your...

Ian you have done really well and I admire your will power. At some of the breakfast meets I go to when I am in the UK, you should see what some of the guys pack away, in particular the venues where...
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2019, 13:41
Replies: 4
Views: 94
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Malcolm, Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns...

Hi Malcolm, Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns
Have a Great One :wine::pepsi::party::band::birthday2::birthday:
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2019, 13:38
Replies: 14
Views: 182
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Les, Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns,...

Hi Les, Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns, have a fantastic day :party::birthday2::wine::pepsi::birthday:
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2019, 13:35
Replies: 14
Views: 172
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Mark, Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns ...

Hi Mark, Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns
Have a beautiful day :birthday::birthday2::wine::party:
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2019, 08:31
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all and welcome :} I wonder what the...

Good morning all and welcome :} I wonder what the day will bring? I think it will rain. Jessicaís masseuse visits every Sunday afternoon as it helps with her back and keeps her happy :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th May 2019, 07:57
Replies: 32
Views: 1,770
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Maninder You do realise? That...

Good morning Maninder

You do realise? That the conduct of members writing in this thread is being monitored by the powers that be. Blow it here and I reckon there will be no chance of a bar room....
Forum: Social Forum 25th May 2019, 19:47
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Evening all, has anyone had acupuncture? I am...

Evening all, has anyone had acupuncture? I am just about to get tanked up on the opiates for the night, as yesterdayís acupuncture session has not yet kicked in. I am booked again next Tuesday. The...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th May 2019, 19:32
Replies: 32
Views: 1,770
Posted By Gate Keeper
It happens time and time again, a clash of...

It happens time and time again, a clash of personalities, old scores to settle, the bully mentality and those who are never wrong and will throw a tantrum if challenged. Then there are members who...
Forum: Social Forum 24th May 2019, 20:26
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thanks for the update Richard. It’s great to hear...

Thanks for the update Richard. It’s great to hear Steve Strat is okay, even though he is preoccupied with things. Let’s hope everything goes his way and he can get back to his old cheerful self.
Forum: Social Forum 24th May 2019, 20:17
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good evening Richard, it is concerning that Steve...

Good evening Richard, it is concerning that Steve has dropped off our radar. How considerate of Graham to make another house call when he is free. I read your post about a borderline diabetes blood...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd May 2019, 19:11
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good evening all, I had a great result from the...

Good evening all, I had a great result from the eye specialist this afternoon. He said the ulceration on the cornea had completely healed up and the other eye was also clear. He wants me to stop the...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd May 2019, 18:58
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Richard for those kind thoughts. Most...

Thank you Richard for those kind thoughts. Most of us here are animal lovers and it is never easy to lose a pet.
Forum: Social Forum 23rd May 2019, 07:44
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all, how is everyone, I wonder if...

Good morning all, how is everyone, I wonder if Steve Strat is still on holiday? This afternoon I am seeing the eye specialist and I am hoping for good news from him. I had to make some changes to my...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd May 2019, 07:11
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Bob, what are you up to today, are...

Good morning Bob, what are you up to today, are you busy or taking things easy?
Forum: Social Forum 23rd May 2019, 07:07
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Jeff, thank you for those kind...

Good morning Jeff, thank you for those kind thoughts. Yesterday, I was chatting to my sister in law who lives here in our compound/in her house. She has 3 dogs and 2 of them are on their last legs. A...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd May 2019, 06:55
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Clive, thank you for those kind...

Good morning Clive, thank you for those kind words.
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2019, 20:16
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Ian. In the final moments, Anchy did...

Thank you Ian. In the final moments, Anchy did not suffer and after she was laid to rest, I said a prayer over her. We are fortunate to have a pet cemetery in our grounds and next to them is a family...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2019, 20:08
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Andy for those kind words. Yes itís...

Thank you Andy for those kind words. Yes itís been a bad year, but we have got through it knowing there is someone always worse off. But then someone else said to me tonight, that person is me. I was...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2019, 20:01
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Bob for those words which are...

Thank you Bob for those words which are comforting and are really very kind.
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2019, 19:57
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Rod, itís like being in a bad dream....

Thank you Rod, itís like being in a bad dream. Anchyís mum was there when the accident happened. I wasnít driving, but was opening the gate when she ran under the back wheel of the 4x4. Her mum saw...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2019, 14:00
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
https://live.staticflickr.com/909/39914384440_1460...

https://live.staticflickr.com/909/39914384440_1460ff0e60_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/23P6DU5)Basenji breed called Anchy - a Lady in the meadow Nairobi (https://flic.kr/p/23P6DU5) by philip Gate Keeper...
Forum: Social Forum 21st May 2019, 08:24
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Ian, good morning all, smoked...

Good morning Ian, good morning all, smoked Haddock one of my favourites with mash and mushy peas - yes please sir next time! :drool4:

Yesterday I cut the grass and then had a flare up from the...
Forum: Social Forum 21st May 2019, 07:57
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Bob, good morning all. Yes sad news...

Good morning Bob, good morning all. Yes sad news about Niki. A brave man and an inspiration for those having to face adversity. I never met the man, but in 2008, I flew a stretcher case, a cardiac...
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 09:19
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Ian, 600mg Gabapentin is a high dose...

Good morning Ian, 600mg Gabapentin is a high dose but if it gives you relief and you can break through any side effects then itís good news it is helping you. I have been on it for about 4 years for...
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 08:14
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Ian, good morning all, how is...

Good morning Ian, good morning all, how is everyone?

Weather report for Nairobi is a change. The past week we had heavy rains and thunderstorms with a drop in temperature from 30C+ to around...
Forum: Social Forum 19th May 2019, 12:24
Replies: 8
Views: 150
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Trevor, Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns

Hi Trevor, Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns
Forum: Social Forum 17th May 2019, 07:50
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Rod, good morning all. It’s also...

Good morning Rod, good morning all. It’s also grey skies here except we are in double figures. Your right how time flies and how astute of you to make a plan for the dentist. I am on day three of...
Forum: Social Forum 16th May 2019, 21:50
Replies: 66
Views: 1,656
Posted By Gate Keeper
This has come up before when the topic was...

This has come up before when the topic was transgenders. It was decided because itís a family forum, how do you explain to the young ones about it, the under age group. The moderator closed the...
Forum: Social Forum 16th May 2019, 21:32
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
I sent Steve a message on 7 April offering to...

I sent Steve a message on 7 April offering to help, but did not get a reply. I thought he might not have an appropriate reply, so left him alone until I asked about him recently in the lounge in post...
Forum: Social Forum 13th May 2019, 12:42
Replies: 20
Views: 1,047
Posted By Gate Keeper
Mr Fogg the undertaker in Sheffield has now said...

Mr Fogg the undertaker in Sheffield has now said he will repatriate Freddie back to the UK and also pay for the costs of his care
Copied from the mail.
...
Forum: Social Forum 12th May 2019, 08:01
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all, itís lovely to hear the weather...

Good morning all, itís lovely to hear the weather in the uk is looking good. Have a great day. I had Steveís number from that time we all met up at Peebles with Brian RIP and Graham, Steve, who...
Forum: Social Forum 11th May 2019, 16:46
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Steve - Stevestrat last activity on 22 April. I...

Steve - Stevestrat last activity on 22 April. I hope he is okay. Has anyone heard from him of late?
Forum: Social Forum 11th May 2019, 16:39
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Your right Andy, cheers ......Here is a photo of...

Your right Andy, cheers ......Here is a photo of the manhole slab he cemented over. I will make a new plan and keep it simple :}
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th May 2019, 15:41
Replies: 12
Views: 607
Posted By Gate Keeper
This is something you can find out for yourself...

This is something you can find out for yourself .....it won't be from me :D
Forum: Social Forum 11th May 2019, 15:18
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good afternoon everyone. Not having a good day...

Good afternoon everyone. Not having a good day today. We had to have a down pipe from a new roof added to an outside drain. I went to have a look and the guy who did it, poured cement over the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th May 2019, 14:52
Replies: 12
Views: 607
Posted By Gate Keeper
The OP asked about Cowley and not Longbridge. I...

The OP asked about Cowley and not Longbridge. I can't comment on Longbridge. If you are looking for parts, you could try one of the forum traders.

Or take your pick from the online catalogue of...
Forum: Social Forum 11th May 2019, 10:02
Replies: 35
Views: 1,068
Posted By Gate Keeper
I see a specialist police team are investigating...

I see a specialist police team are investigating after a complaint was made. I wonder if they can they prove it was racist and warrants a prosecution.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th May 2019, 09:51
Replies: 12
Views: 607
Posted By Gate Keeper
100% to you. Would you be interested in an S reg ...

100% to you. Would you be interested in an S reg pre-launch Cowley in Zircon Silver, one owner for the past 18 years, in UK, 1.8 first registration Feb 1999. It’s currently sorned and it needs a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th May 2019, 08:10
Replies: 12
Views: 607
Posted By Gate Keeper
If you give the registration or vin to Reebs in a...

If you give the registration or vin to Reebs in a pm, he can tell you what you need to know. All the best with that. Out of interest, are you a mechanic or do you have the skills required to get it...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th May 2019, 07:31
Replies: 12
Views: 607
Posted By Gate Keeper
Drop a pm to Reebs. He has data records

Drop a pm to Reebs. He has data records
Forum: Social Forum 10th May 2019, 19:17
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Your right there Julien, good day to you :} I can...

Your right there Julien, good day to you :} I can remember a time when I would ask an honourable MP to countersign a document I had to validate it with his signature and the stamp. When I think of...
Forum: Social Forum 10th May 2019, 08:22
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Catch you later, I am getting up and going out...

Catch you later, I am getting up and going out with the dogs and the camera. I was up at 4 a.m and looked out of the bedroom window. I caught sight of 2 white tailed mongooses rummaging through the...
Forum: Social Forum 10th May 2019, 08:08
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Bob, Jeff and early risers, my...

Good morning Bob, Jeff and early risers, my progress continues. I am still without my front teeth after they snapped off in an incident. Thatís the spirit Richard, hopefully itís nothing more than a...
Forum: Social Forum 10th May 2019, 07:48
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Richard, good morning all. If that...

Good morning Richard, good morning all. If that was me, with your symptoms and recent history a few days ago, I would have it investigated with an ultrasound abdominal scan and blood tests, ECG. I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th May 2019, 08:31
Replies: 10
Views: 594
Posted By Gate Keeper
Congratulations Bob, well deserved. Did you eat...

Congratulations Bob, well deserved. Did you eat all of the cakes and do you have to give the elaborate looking trophy back next year?
Forum: Social Forum 5th May 2019, 19:58
Replies: 12
Views: 237
Posted By Gate Keeper
Congratulations Fiona and Richard. Itís...

Congratulations Fiona and Richard. Itís encouraging to hear it has all worked out after 23 years :} :}
Forum: Social Forum 4th May 2019, 21:21
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Evening Bob, if you get the time, can you please...

Evening Bob, if you get the time, can you please visit the video I did of the Yellow One on YouTube. There has been some positive comments about Banana and this evening one chap wrote up how he has...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd May 2019, 21:10
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good evening Ian, I am sorry to hear you pulled...

Good evening Ian, I am sorry to hear you pulled your back getting out of the car, itís easily done. I hope the medication and an early night brings you fast relief. Hopefully the brain scan for your...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd May 2019, 20:58
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good evening Rod, I am feeling as though things...

Good evening Rod, I am feeling as though things are on the up. My vision has improved in both eyes and the bad eye is not so red or sore. I don’t take any pain killers during the day, only at night....
Forum: Social Forum 3rd May 2019, 20:40
Replies: 15
Views: 174
Posted By Gate Keeper
Happy Birthday Keith and Many Happy Returns from...

Happy Birthday Keith and Many Happy Returns from Jessica and I x :}
Forum: Social Forum 3rd May 2019, 08:27
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Julien and Dawn, Bob and Andy, Jeff,...

Good morning Julien and Dawn, Bob and Andy, Jeff, readers/guests :}

I spoke with Jessica about your post Julien and we can make a plan to meet up when we are over.

So, yesterday I saw the eye...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd May 2019, 08:22
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Andy, good morning all. I asked the...

Good morning Andy, good morning all. I asked the pharmacist about the guy and he said the guy had asked if he could buy, Morphine for injection. The pharmacist said he could only sell it to him if he...
Forum: Social Forum 1st May 2019, 14:34
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
That looks very nice Jeff :drool4: I had a...

That looks very nice Jeff :drool4: I had a little set back yesterday and have developed red eye after I bumped into a local yesterday by accident whilst visiting a pharmacy. The guy I bumped into,...
Forum: Social Forum 29th April 2019, 19:59
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
http://i24.photobucket.com/albums/c43/GateKeeper_/...

http://i24.photobucket.com/albums/c43/GateKeeper_/Kenya/BC53F553-B81E-457C-A2AA-046452432AFA.jpg...
Forum: Photography Corner 28th April 2019, 20:15
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By Gate Keeper
Evening Phil, the sensor on my Canon bridge is...

Evening Phil, the sensor on my Canon bridge is set up for automatic cleaning before the camera is switched off, a common feature. Have a look in your menus
or see here...
Forum: Social Forum 26th April 2019, 08:08
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
:} Good morning Dawn and Julien. Good morning...

:}
Good morning Dawn and Julien. Good morning chill punters :drool4: The eye specialist yesterday, said 50-60% of the cornea is clear of lesions. I am to carry on with the eye care for another...
Forum: Social Forum 26th April 2019, 07:41
Replies: 37
Views: 1,385
Posted By Gate Keeper
Exclamation We had Mr Edd a member, who went to live in...

We had Mr Edd a member, who went to live in Florida. Have a read of his posts about the US and looking for a Left hand drive Rover 75. You could add it to your research. I wonder how Ed is getting on.
Forum: Social Forum 25th April 2019, 11:02
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all, how is everyone? Seems Facebook...

Good morning all, how is everyone? Seems Facebook has informed me of some important birthdays today. Alison Neckersum alias Leyland Worldmaster and Lord C of Norwich. Girls and guys, whatever lol...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd April 2019, 20:55
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Yes got that heads Up Richard Thank you :} :}

Yes got that heads
Up Richard
Thank you :} :}
Forum: Social Forum 23rd April 2019, 20:54
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Wes, thanks for writing :} How long did your...

Hi Wes, thanks for writing :} How long did your Mother-In-Law have her eye Shingles for? Yesterday, I celebrated my 4th week with it. Reading and typing is not 100% ;)

Tomorrow I am
seeing the...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd April 2019, 20:33
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good evening Julien and Dawn, thank you for your...

Good evening Julien and Dawn, thank you for your good wishes for Jessica and myself. Jessica is doing okay and she thinks I reached a turning point a couple of days ago for the better. Of course she...
Forum: Photography Corner 23rd April 2019, 10:25
Replies: 14
Views: 495
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Phil, I went from Nikon to an Olympus...

Hi Phil, I went from Nikon to an Olympus Mirrorless with a weather sealing body, etc. Stick with the brand you know best. 18 months on, I am still learning the Oly and itís menus.
Forum: Photography Corner 20th April 2019, 16:05
Replies: 14
Views: 495
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Phil, no one has mentioned this, but if you...

Hi Phil, no one has mentioned this, but if you check the camera and lens on YouTube for weather sealing, you might see some examples of the camera/lenses being put through its paces. I have only ever...
Forum: Photography Corner 20th April 2019, 15:56
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By Gate Keeper
A great range of photos with lovely clarity and...

A great range of photos with lovely clarity and the bonus with the Canon bridge camera is how light it is and one lens does everything. Here is a photo I took in January 2013 in Kenya with a Canon...
Forum: Social Forum 20th April 2019, 09:17
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Rod, those Easter treats do look...

Good morning Rod, those Easter treats do look rather nice don't they :drool4: Here is a composition I finished doing this morning, which I took in 2011 in the Maasai Mara. It is for you Rod as I know...
Forum: Social Forum 19th April 2019, 21:43
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Posted By Gate Keeper
My apologies for ducking out. Thank you Rod and...

My apologies for ducking out. Thank you Rod and Ian for asking after me. Thank you Jeff ..... Thank you Roy :} The shingles and the treatment sometimes blurs the eyesight but I am revisiting old...
Forum: Social Forum 15th April 2019, 07:14
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Steve, thanks for that and thanks...

Good morning Steve, thanks for that and thanks for the encouragement. I know you have been through a lot, your resilience, strength and cheerfulness shines through.Good on you :}

I am at the...
Forum: Social Forum 13th April 2019, 20:12
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Andy .......Keep it coming, thanks bud :D :D

Andy .......Keep it coming, thanks bud :D :D
Forum: Social Forum 13th April 2019, 20:08
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Bob, I will do my best :}:}

Thank you Bob, I will do my best :}:}
Forum: Social Forum 13th April 2019, 20:06
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Dawn and Julien :} thank you, appreciated...

Hi Dawn and Julien :} thank you, appreciated :bowdown:

Apparently all of us have this virus, which only surfaces when we have a shock or if our immunity is low. The nights are worse for the pain...
Forum: Social Forum 12th April 2019, 21:47
Replies: 16
Views: 540
Posted By Gate Keeper
Maybe your good health Jon is in your genes and...

Maybe your good health Jon is in your genes and your from the school of the toughest ;)

Last week, one of our friends from your generation and the school of tough, passed away suddenly in his...
Forum: Social Forum 12th April 2019, 21:21
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Thanks Ian. You have a good insight and...

Thanks Ian. You have a good insight and understanding into whatís going on :bowdown: The nights have been bad with the pain from the nerve endings and the constant itching of the scalp. Last night,...
Forum: Social Forum 12th April 2019, 15:56
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Delirious, by coincidence I received several...

Hi Delirious, by coincidence I received several promotional emails from
Rimmers this week.

Hopefully the delivery goes well and the parts are to your liking.

I saw the specialist this...
Forum: Social Forum 9th April 2019, 23:29
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Kev, if you understand the intricacies of Toaf...

Hi Kev, if you understand the intricacies of Toaf and it works for you, then go for it. I haven’t a clue about Toaf, so can’t give an opinion about the surgery needed for your car.

I am in the...
Forum: Social Forum 8th April 2019, 10:18
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning all. 30C is forecast today and I am...

Good morning all. 30C is forecast today and I am still under the effects of the shingles with one eye in use. The last of the scabs fell off during the night and feeling of the sensations from the...
Forum: Social Forum 8th April 2019, 10:05
Replies: 17
Views: 304
Posted By Gate Keeper
Happy Birthday Stu and Many Happy Returns from...

Happy Birthday Stu and Many Happy Returns from Jessica and I, we hope you had a fantastic time.
Forum: Social Forum 8th April 2019, 10:00
Replies: 20
Views: 621
Posted By Gate Keeper
Here is a photo of a trophy hunter who was eaten...

Here is a photo of a trophy hunter who was eaten by a Pride of Lions last year. I cropped out the Lion he shot dead. For whatever reason, his head was not eaten
...
Forum: Photography Corner 5th April 2019, 23:56
Replies: 0
Views: 124
Posted By Gate Keeper
Silhouette

http://i24.photobucket.com/albums/c43/GateKeeper_/Kenya/2EE8C9FF-D92A-43E5-ABDF-062204DBA1A5.jpg...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd April 2019, 20:17
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Jeff, we are lucky they are tough and...

Thank you Jeff, we are lucky they are tough and manage to flower despite the drought. They grow in many countries, including the UK. I have just taken my tablets for the Shingles: Paracetamol,...
Forum: Events and Meets 2nd April 2019, 19:58
Replies: 16
Views: 719
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Jim. I enjoyed watching and listening...

Thank you Jim. I enjoyed watching and listening to the film immensely. Seeing the cars and old friends was a treat. Thank you very much.
Forum: Social Forum 2nd April 2019, 19:42
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Ian, here are some flowers from our garden to...

Hi Ian, here are some flowers from our garden to cheer your good lady up - Agapanthus in shade and light. I hope you both feel better soon and Steve Strat sir, chin up and get well.
...
Forum: Social Forum 1st April 2019, 07:43
Replies: 146,902
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Posted By Gate Keeper
Good morning Rod - have a great walk on the moors...

Good morning Rod - have a great walk on the moors ;) good morning all and good morning Bob. Thank you Bob for the get well wishes. I am just about to do the eye care for the ophthalmic shingles...
Forum: Social Forum 31st March 2019, 19:26
Replies: 146,902
Views: 4,068,945
Posted By Gate Keeper
Hi Willy, that sounds like 3rd world, but it...

Hi Willy, that sounds like 3rd world, but it shouldn’t happen in the NHS. Sadly it does and it’s extra hard on those who can’t complain or don’t know how to. It’s hard on the sick and vulnerable,...
Forum: Social Forum 31st March 2019, 10:30
Replies: 11
Views: 293
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Andrew, I am feeling much better and my...

Thank you Andrew, I am feeling much better and my eyesight has been fully restored. In fact I am being discharged today, I count my blessings :} and sincerely hope you are keeping well.
Forum: Social Forum 30th March 2019, 17:56
Replies: 11
Views: 293
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you Cliff, I am sure we will meet up either...

Thank you Cliff, I am sure we will meet up either at The Ugly Duckling or the other place in the summer. I fly back to the UK 5 July for 4-5 months. Half the battle with these things/illnesses is the...
Forum: Social Forum 30th March 2019, 17:00
Replies: 11
Views: 293
Posted By Gate Keeper
Thank you sir! Donít forget Stan, if your in any...

Thank you sir! Donít forget Stan, if your in any doubt, always ask the medic who is going to do the test anything, even the tiniest concern. The other day, one of the nurses said ďI have come to give...
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