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by Toady
Tue 14 Jul, 2015 9:37 pm
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: The Hertford Club
Replies: 8
Views: 4474

Re: The Hertford Club

All sounds good. John - if you get the gen on the membership fees let us know please!
by Toady
Sun 12 Jul, 2015 9:03 pm
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: The Hertford Club
Replies: 8
Views: 4474

Re: The Hertford Club

John,

I'm quite tempted, having wandered past the Hertford Club many times and harboured a desire to belong to what is clearly a Hertford institution. Any idea how much membership costs?
by Toady
Sun 05 Jul, 2015 8:51 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: the 'Carnival'
Replies: 13
Views: 5683

Re: the 'Carnival'

And very well they did too, in my opinion. As John B has observed, there is far more to organising public events than meets the eye...
by Toady
Wed 01 Jul, 2015 9:19 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: the 'Carnival'
Replies: 13
Views: 5683

Re: the 'Carnival'

If the event needs leadership why not offer to provide some. Or rather, if you don't like the camel do not ride it.. :D
by Toady
Tue 30 Jun, 2015 9:39 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: the 'Carnival'
Replies: 13
Views: 5683

Re: the 'Carnival'

No flames but I think you're being a bit harsh. Why not volunteer to join the organsing committee for next year and share your ideas with those who evidently put a lot of work into Sunday's event?
by Toady
Thu 11 Jun, 2015 8:53 pm
Forum: Crafts and Trades
Topic: Volkswagen specialist in dicker mill / mill road?
Replies: 8
Views: 7129

Re: Volkswagen specialist in dicker mill / mill road?

I've used Colin for many years looking after my various VWs, presently our ageing Passat. I've always found him first class, particularly when a VW dealer who shall remain nameless caused a near catastrophic oil leak when undertaking work under a "free recall"... Definitely one of the good guys!
by Toady
Fri 15 Aug, 2014 6:45 pm
Forum: Crafts and Trades
Topic: IHT Advice
Replies: 0
Views: 2044

IHT Advice

Does anyone have a recommendation for inheritance tax advice?
by Toady
Sun 10 Aug, 2014 4:14 pm
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Old Cross Closed
Replies: 40
Views: 16732

Re: Old Cross Closed

They were going at it this morning so hopefully the hole will be filled and we'll be back in business for Monday morning.
by Toady
Sat 09 Aug, 2014 9:54 pm
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Old Cross Closed
Replies: 40
Views: 16732

Re: Old Cross Closed

Quite so Buzz. In my day we'd have simply opened up the hole and backfilled it wih those european community procurement bureaucrats and others you mention who popped out of our risk and community impact assessments. Topped up with a layer of blast furnace slag. On the positive side the ongoing dithe...
by Toady
Fri 25 Jul, 2014 9:37 pm
Forum: Bars and Pubs
Topic: The Farmer's Boy - Brickendon
Replies: 6
Views: 4797

Re: The Farmer's Boy - Brickendon

Always was one of my favourite spots when coming to the end of a spin on the bike too! Let's hope somebody enterprising comes forward and takes it on.