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by Fancyabrew
Thu Jun 10, 2010 2:22 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Serious Cornish discussions ?
Replies: 87
Views: 4189

Re: Serious Cornish discussions ?

yep, 1. not enough wind (a part from hot air produced by those sitting in the house) 2. Don't generally get nuclear plants stuck near lareg population centres To be honest Cornwall contributes VERY little to the electrical needs of the UK, so you could argue why does England, Scotland and Wales have...
by Fancyabrew
Thu Jun 10, 2010 2:04 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Serious Cornish discussions ?
Replies: 87
Views: 4189

Re: Serious Cornish discussions ?

the perfect spot for a wind turbine I would have thought
by Fancyabrew
Thu May 27, 2010 12:43 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: The Duchy Of Cornwall - Conservative-Liberal Democrat Cameron-Clegg Coalition Minister For Cornwall Appointment
Replies: 78
Views: 2231

<t>Shiner said: <br/> <br/> Getting back to the MK topic, (with one less multiple personality).<br/> <br/>  <br/> <br/>  <br/> <br/> My opinion would be:<br/> 1. To play down the full name Mebyon Kernow and put more emphasis on just the two letters - MK. Create a trendy(ish) logo for those two lette...
by Fancyabrew
Fri May 14, 2010 4:10 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: The Duchy Of Cornwall - Conservative-Liberal Democrat Cameron-Clegg Coalition Minister For Cornwall Appointment
Replies: 78
Views: 2231

so you're trying to say MK isn't a left of centre party then are you?!
by Fancyabrew
Fri May 14, 2010 2:19 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Stadium for Cornwall
Replies: 33
Views: 837

Coady said:

....and put the beggar down PENWITH.

It would remind people that Cornwall actually extends further SW than blinking TRURO!



 

Could just as easily say put it in Liskeard as Cornwall doesn't start at bleedy St Austell!
by Fancyabrew
Fri May 14, 2010 2:17 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: The Duchy Of Cornwall - Conservative-Liberal Democrat Cameron-Clegg Coalition Minister For Cornwall Appointment
Replies: 78
Views: 2231

<t>Trevorpen said: <br/> <br/> The main MK problem is glaringly obvious - it is has far left policies - and few people have an appetite for that.<br/> <br/> That is the reason for a distaterous election result.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/>  <br/> <br/> I think that is a fair comment.  I'd never vote MK du...
by Fancyabrew
Fri May 07, 2010 9:17 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Election Results in Cornwall
Replies: 90
Views: 2194

a very good point.  bit of a poison chalice this, as any party will HAVE to make VERY unpopular decisions.  Gawd help us!
by Fancyabrew
Fri May 07, 2010 9:02 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Election Results in Cornwall
Replies: 90
Views: 2194

<t>pretty strange results all round, no one seemed to do very well. <br/> <br/>  <br/> <br/> Labour BAD lost loads of seats<br/> <br/> SNP poor no gains over labour<br/> <br/> Plaid poor no gains when they thought they'd get loads<br/> <br/> LibDem Bad did worse than last time dispite all the Clegg ...
by Fancyabrew
Fri May 07, 2010 8:46 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Dick Cole's campaign for Newquay & St Austell
Replies: 41
Views: 1348

was surprised Gold-digger went, not half as surprised as her though!
by Fancyabrew
Fri May 07, 2010 8:32 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Election Results in Cornwall
Replies: 90
Views: 2194

<t>pretty grim for the liberals, funny all this talk of beating labour in to 3rd, etc same thing happend with SDP in the 83 election.<br/> <br/>  <br/> <br/> I did think they would hold SE Cornwall although the woman they had standing was LibDem leader of Plymouth City Council and people in Plymouth...
by Fancyabrew
Fri May 07, 2010 8:00 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Dick Cole's campaign for Newquay & St Austell
Replies: 41
Views: 1348

he said that there had been "a bit of a surge" of Lib Dem support in SE Cornwall especially over the last few days….

 

must have been some surge that over a 10% swing to the Tories, what would it have been without the "surge"?!
by Fancyabrew
Tue May 04, 2010 9:52 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Simon Reed target of BNP
Replies: 41
Views: 754

<t>marhak said: <br/> <br/> 99% white = no multi-culturalism, according to JR's twisted logic.  "White" isn't a culture; nor is it an ethnicity.   It's just a skin colour.  His 99% is meaningless. <br/> <br/> Well, now, among the whites there's Cornish culture, English culture, Turkish culture, Bret...
by Fancyabrew
Mon Apr 12, 2010 9:45 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Cornwall's economy and second homes
Replies: 60
Views: 1061

<t>Trouble is most of the spare housing stock that could be rented out are owned by people, who may not want it rented out.  <br/> <br/>  <br/> <br/> I hope to move in to my mum’s old house once we finish renovating it in a few months.  My current house will then be empty and the plan is to rent it ...
by Fancyabrew
Fri Feb 26, 2010 9:41 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Turns out the switch to unitary has saved £0
Replies: 14
Views: 353

<t>no money saved ? cost us money more like!<br/> <br/> <br/> Assembly would make no difference, as the same clowns that are on the council would be in the assembly.  And all of the examples you have given all happened under the watch of the old style council, you can't really blame it on the unitry...
by Fancyabrew
Thu Feb 25, 2010 4:43 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: New to the Forum
Replies: 48
Views: 963

ahhhh but who writes the dictionaries!?  Academics, and who funds academics, yes that's right governments, now can you see where I'm going with this, can we trust the definitions that we find in dictionaries.


I'm worried now, think I'll have to have a little lie down