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    Mr Bumphrey - great name for a teacher! Did you also have a Mrs Shufflebottom?

    And yes, glass paper is the correct, less generic, term.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Marco View Post
    Mr Bumphrey - great name for a teacher! Did you also have a Mrs Shufflebottom?

    And yes, glass paper is the correct, less generic, term.

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    Just woke up! And it's another dry, sunny day in Wrexham

    Warm enough too, to enjoy breakfast, al fresco, so it's time to make a frothy cappuccino, heat up some nice croissants, and look forward to the day ahead while Del is still on her summer hols and we can enjoy some time together!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Marco View Post
    Just woke up! And it's another dry, sunny day in Wrexham

    Warm enough too, to enjoy breakfast, al fresco, so it's time to make a frothy cappuccino, heat up some nice croissants and look forward to the day ahead, while Del is still on her summer hols and we can enjoy some time together!

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    Lol.... Al is a daftee

    No, it's a beautiful morning here, matey, Glad it's at least dry where you are! Forecast here says that rain is due around 3pm, so we'll have to get the BBQ over by then (shoulder of pork today)!

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    It's a comfortable 14* here in the North East of England...I wish it would stay like this all year round...Oatmeal pancakes for breakfast...
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    You're like me then, Alan. Don't feel the cold much and don't like it too warm! Enjoy yer brekky

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    as you get older you do feel it more tho for most anyway. I used to be fine with cold weather but i "became saft"..lol.. the blood vesseld lose there elasticity etc and it meand your body doesnt react to temp changes well. thick socks in august

    12c here but with wind chill more like 9c
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    Quote Originally Posted by struth View Post
    as you get older you do feel it more tho for most anyway. I used to be fine with cold weather but i "became saft"..lol.. the blood vesseld lose there elasticity etc and it meand your body doesnt react to temp changes well. thick socks in august
    Defo true, but I haven't reached that stage yet. I wear t-shirts right up until mid-October, and sometimes beyond. Still got shorts on now!

    Like you say, it's an age thing, but some folks are also naturally warm-blooded (like me), so my normal body temp is always a few deg higher than most folk's, no matter the time of year. That's why I struggle in severe heat, but can sit quite happily in rooms, with no heating on, when others would find it cold. Del [short for Dolores, btw] is the same.

    Saves a lot on our heating bills!

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    Sun with showers so far this morning
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