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by arty
Sun 05 Oct, 2014 10:05 am
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Unidentified Black Boxes
Replies: 10
Views: 16454

Re: Unidentified Black Boxes


Excellent. Thank-you! The one in Westfield Road must be counting Driving Lessons, I guess :?
by arty
Sat 04 Oct, 2014 11:15 am
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Unidentified Black Boxes
Replies: 10
Views: 16454

Re: Unidentified Black Boxes

I see that some unusual black boxes with padlocks have appeared on a few lamp posts in Bengeo. Anyone got any ideas for their purpose, please? :?: If they have one or two tubes coming out of them and across the road they are for monitoring. One tube is for volume of traffic, two tubes speed of traf...
by arty
Fri 03 Oct, 2014 11:13 am
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Unidentified Black Boxes
Replies: 10
Views: 16454

Unidentified Black Boxes

I see that some unusual black boxes with padlocks have appeared on a few lamp posts in Bengeo.

Anyone got any ideas for their purpose, please? :?:
by arty
Tue 09 Sep, 2014 10:29 am
Forum: Community
Topic: Deteriorating Properties in Hertford.
Replies: 8
Views: 7141

Deteriorating Properties in Hertford.

I've walked past the old Bob Hill showroom in Cowbridge and the old Ultimate Audio Visual shop in St.Andrew Street on numerous occasions and been saddened by the state of disrepair these empty buildings are in. Whilst I understand that there are historical disputes surrounding both properties, are t...
by arty
Tue 19 Aug, 2014 2:31 pm
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Bircherley Green Redevelopment
Replies: 77
Views: 67985

Re: Bircherley Green Redevelopment

Anyone know what a 'modern upgraded bus stop' is, anyway? :shock:
by arty
Mon 11 Aug, 2014 2:39 pm
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Old Cross Closed
Replies: 40
Views: 30512

Re: Old Cross Closed

At the risk of stirring up the proverbial hornet's nest...... ....wouldn't some temporary traffic lights be in Byde Street/Nelson Street/Wellington Street be a good thing at the moment? ...just a thought that occurred to me as I was taking part in the 'dodge-the-parked-car' challenge this morning (n...
by arty
Fri 08 Aug, 2014 10:52 am
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Old Cross Closed
Replies: 40
Views: 30512

Re: Old Cross Closed

Did I miss it or was there no warning that Old Cross would be closed to and from Bengeo this morning? I know its school holidays that's why they are doing it now but could they not have closed it on a Sunday morning rather than a Friday? Not sure how long it was / is closed but certainly it was clo...
by arty
Fri 06 Jun, 2014 9:29 am
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: Carnival Cancelled
Replies: 11
Views: 10786

Re: Carnival Cancelled

what's with these ridiculous conspiracy theories? Its a pretty simple story. No floats == no carnival. (Or not enough floats) No one entered, so instead they've put on a slightly different event Its not a carnival without a procession! The Nursery Rhyme theme wasn't exactly inspiring IMHO Nursery R...
by arty
Sat 24 May, 2014 4:28 pm
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: A Sense of Place Exhibition May 24th to 26th
Replies: 22
Views: 16407

Re: A Sense of Place Exhibition May 24th to 26th

A great exhibition - highly researched and informative - well worth a visit. ;)
by arty
Thu 22 May, 2014 9:20 am
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Thomas Cook branch closed
Replies: 2
Views: 4767

Re: Thomas Cook branch closed

Sadly, the sign on the right hand window was correct :(