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Ooer Mrs. How very dare you Kaz 😂

As for Lindsay stop making me laugh, I get all soggy 🤭 😂

And Mick, thank you for keeping a look out. 👍

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Sandi @ 16/11/2019 01:36  

There are seals here, you are welcome to come and catch a few.

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yarg @ 16/11/2019 14:29  

Anybody fancy wet fish 🤭😂

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yorkie mick @ 16/11/2019 16:21  

Well the sealskinz seems.the way to go, although Linzi, the newspaper idea could work and the tights sounds good too 👍....
As for the wet fish @Mick I'm not quite sure where that's going... 🤔😲😂

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Karey @ 17/11/2019 00:05  

I have sealskin socks and gloves they work well but they won't keep you warm in winter

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Bikeabill @ 17/11/2019 07:30  

I must agree with budget chest warmers being old copies of MCN,i used to look forward to Weds. morning commutes on the bike,draught exclusion qualities of newspaper are excellent...ask any cartoon tramp,(not counting myself in this description,despite appearances!!)...:)>
Just browsing through the other folk's suggestions again,in case i missed anything relating to sheep ;)> And as a random thought,why don't polar bears eat penguins?? Because they can't get the wrappers off!!(i'll get me (waterproof) coat...)

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jinx57 @ 17/11/2019 10:28  

@ Karey. We better leave that thought there 😁😂

Jinx boooo lol 🤭😂 No good en 👍

Looks like I better get the sealskinz socks and gloves fast, before the stocks run out 😁

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yorkie mick @ 17/11/2019 11:15  

Yarg, seals in With'? Can't say I've ever seen any and I've been going to With' since 1979.

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Sandi @ 18/11/2019 00:42  

I live here and see them regularly.

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yarg @ 18/11/2019 09:54  

I know you live there, I remember when you posted that you were moving there. My ex in-laws lived there until 2010 when ma-in-law died.
I have a friend Sue lives there, she works at Tony's Textile shop on a Saturday.

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Sandi @ 18/11/2019 15:13  

A word of caution about wearing tights over your head...……………..You could get arrested for going equipped. LOL

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gbear @ 18/11/2019 22:19  

Oh gb...make sure they are new tights, no recycling your sisters laddered items, not over your head 😂 As for bread bags on your feet, l found them too weak..folded shopping bags more durable 🤣

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Kawasakitrev1 @ 04/12/2019 05:51  

Hello l am really pleased that people are thinking /talking about 'keeping warm' l just read all your posts - excellent.
Aldi stuff is great,l have compared their kit with kit that's way more expensive,no comparison and it lasts too.
My Dad 80 yrs young still rides his Bsa,we fitted Electric start on it for his Birthday this year,sorted Heated grips for it too,now you can't keep him off it, he was talking about giving up riding and selling the Bike !
So,it doesn't cost a lot,how about news paper stuffed down your front,sliding about in the lce dodging any Peugeots...
Is it just me or do we all feel the Cold more now
Ride warm/safe.


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Simon t3 @ 06/12/2019 23:09  

I don't like cars or tights...

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Simon t3 @ 06/12/2019 23:22  

As a cbt and das instructor the advice is to wear the appropriate equipment for the prevailing riding conditions.Being cold on a bike isnt fun neither is over burdening yourself with clothing to try and stave of the cold and wet. Simple fact is if your struggling with the weather then take the safe option and leave the bike at home, theres always another day.

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Laverdaracer @ 11/12/2019 20:29  

Your right there Laverda, leave the bike in the garage till March

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Bikeabill @ 12/12/2019 11:06  

(Tuts ....)

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jinx57 @ 12/12/2019 14:17  

Yes you sit in your little heated car and leave the roads to all year riders lol

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JP @ 12/12/2019 17:31  

March is my birthday month too..lol

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jinx57 @ 12/12/2019 21:39  

Well I hope I don't have to get out of my central heated tin can to pick you up of the road!!

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Bikeabill @ 13/12/2019 03:23  

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