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by Toady
Sun 10 Aug, 2014 4:14 pm
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Old Cross Closed
Replies: 40
Views: 23750

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: 23750

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: 6373

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.
by Toady
Fri 25 Jul, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Proposed pedestrian crossing at the bottom of Port Hill
Replies: 2
Views: 2659

Re: Proposed pedestrian crossing at the bottom of Port Hill

Sounds a very positive idea. Something I asked about when I lived in Bengeo, only to be told by the council that with the speed of traffic it wouldn't be safe. Now you can look at that in two ways...
by Toady
Wed 23 Jul, 2014 9:00 pm
Forum: Crafts and Trades
Topic: Tyres
Replies: 10
Views: 7611

Re: Tyres

I've used Event Tyres recently. Not based in Hertford, but a mobile service. They turn up when they say and fit the tyres at your house. No waiting around in tyre and exhaust places, or being told your tracking / brakes / shocks / exhaust need doing. I found them to be competitive price wise too but...
by Toady
Sun 04 May, 2014 8:50 pm
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: What happened to Chris Spedding?
Replies: 1
Views: 2664

Re: What happened to Chris Spedding?

..or did he get held up in Hertford's traffic jams?
by Toady
Wed 19 Mar, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Sustainable Transport and the East Herts draft District Plan
Replies: 29
Views: 15813

Re: Sustainable Transport and the East Herts draft District

Many good ideas, prompted by Highwayman's challenge on the definition of gridlock. Is there a means by which we could engage the powers that be to get the best of them examined properly and debated?
by Toady
Tue 25 Feb, 2014 10:06 pm
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Proposed parking fee changes at council car parks.
Replies: 27
Views: 17331

Re: Proposed parking fee changes at council car parks.

So it's not all bad then?
by Toady
Sat 22 Feb, 2014 9:59 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: Hertford Primary School
Replies: 9
Views: 7471

Re: Hertford Primary School

I'll second that. When I was young (and before I became a gas guzzling Toad) we all walked to our local school. Obviously that put the estate agents off their "SG13 catchment" stroke..
by Toady
Sun 16 Feb, 2014 9:24 pm
Forum: Crafts and Trades
Topic: Established Members Only
Replies: 7
Views: 11406

Re: Established Members Only

Me neither. I'd like to think I've given a bit of useful advice over the years..