Posts tagged ‘wales’

June 13, 2018

Meanwhile, in Wales . . .

by duncanr

irony

/ʌɪrəni/
noun

a state of affairs or an event that seems deliberately contrary to what one expects and is often wryly amusing as a result.

hhmmm, like a town hanging a large [plastic] banner to advertise its status as ‘plastic free’ ?

story here – http://tinyurl.com/yc9zkd83

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August 9, 2015

So It’s True Then ?

by duncanr

seems all those jokes about welsh sheep shaggers have some basis in truth . . . (http://tinyurl.com/nz3u2ne)

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June 6, 2015

Dogs on Parade

by duncanr

police in Wales held an ID parade for the victim of a dog attack – http://tinyurl.com/ndqtkd2

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March 14, 2015

4 hour Erections from Tesco

by duncanr

banana1a woman in Wales was shocked to discover a bunch of bananas bought in her local Tesco was infested with a cocoon of Brazilian Wandering Spiders – whose bite can cause men to have erections lasting up to 4 hours – http://tinyurl.com/qe3ylc9

in related news, Tesco stores throughout the UK report a huge rise in the number of female shoppers buying bananas !

September 5, 2014

Caption this . . .

by duncanr

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August 27, 2014

Fuck, a Duck !

by duncanr

yellow duckhundreds of the buggers – all over the A4042 road at Llanellen, near Abergavenny, driving motorists quackers !

[the ducks were on their way to Llangynidr, where a crowd was waiting to watch the annual duck race – they have to make their own entertainment in Wales !]

http://tinyurl.com/qxz66uk

May 6, 2014

Doesn’t Look ‘Missing’ to Me

by duncanr

I think the owner of this cat needs to go to Specsavers !

missing cat

Source – http://tinyurl.com/q3czw9u

September 7, 2013

Is there anyone there?

by duncanr

ghostWhen psychic medium Chris Date posed a question during a ghost hunt in the Halfway Hotel in Llanelli, Wales last Friday, he was rewarded by two loud knocks from overhead

However, the supernatural origin of these ghostly rappings was later called into question when. . .

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January 25, 2013

Chimp Wraps up Well to face Winter Cold

by duncanr

It’s not just folk that are feeling the cold in the UK right now. Animals too are feeling the chill. This lass in the Welsh valleys, for instance, has taken to wrapping up in a blanket before going outside

March 23, 2012

No Cheap Booze for You Lot !

by duncanr

David Cameron is seriously misguided

Not my words (as you might have expected) but those of British Retail Consortium food director, Andrew Opie

What’s he on about? – the UK Government’s plan to introduce a minimum selling price for alcohol in England and Wales

Mr Cameron thinks by making alcohol more expensive, this will curb binge drinking and end the sight of drunken louts in town centres of an evening

See – http://tinyurl.com/6r4f4a8

[Hhmm, I think retailers in Scotland will do a roaring trade as hordes of folk in England and Wales make a run across the border to stock up on cheap booze denied them at home] 😆