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    Re: Positive outcome from brexit

    https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/aug/25/boris-johnson-no-deal-uk-brexit-divorce-bill

    Oh goody does this mean nigelk farage won;t get his eu pension?
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    sssh! It's not the fracking

    UK fracking site near Blackpool reports largest tremor yet

    https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/aug/25/uk-fracking-site-near-blackpool-reports-largest-tremor-yet
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    Re: High Speed 2 review

    Would make more sense and actually improve the econoimy to invest in providing everybody with access to high speed broadband. Not least because they could video conference rathar than take a train....
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    Re: Positive outcome from brexit

    A year ago but even more relevant now perhaps.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TNduNUvyq-8
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    Re: On the solution of the Northern Ireland backstop

    One of the things that has become clear is that the tories intend to take back some of the devolved powers and have more control over how it is spent on "union" projects Proportional representation...
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    Re: On the solution of the Northern Ireland backstop

    Why would you be delighted to see the union dissolved? I didn;t think there was much actual supporty in ales for independencee.

    Most dcots would have settled for devo max but cameron refused to...
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    Re: On the solution of the Northern Ireland backstop

    More than that it is increasingly likely that northern ireland might go for unification with ireland in some form or other. Scotland will have another referendum and quite possibl;e a yes for...
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    Re: Mass Mudering sprees in USA!

    Americans are no more prone to violence than anyone else on the planet. They are not any more prone to mental illness than anyone else. The biggest difference is that we don't allow our nutters to...
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    Re: On the solution of the Northern Ireland backstop

    This might cheer you up.

    https://www.theneweuropean.co.uk/top-stories/scottish-independence-polling-1-6198755

    He ended up sneaking out by the back door. Never mind northern ireland where will...
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    Re: Mass Mudering sprees in USA!

    Seems to me now there can be little doubt that trump is inciting right wing racists to violence. Don't suppose he will stop though. keep expecting the NRA to start wearing blackshirts and hold...
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    Re: You just couldn't make this stuff u

    My understandin is that it is now under theor umbrella. Although I could be totally wrong about it.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harris_Tweed_Authority

    "The Harris Tweed Authority was...
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    Re: You just couldn't make this stuff u

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geographical_indications_and_traditional_specialities_in_the_European_Union

    What makes yo8u think anyone would pay attention to what we say? It needs international...
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    Re: You just couldn't make this stuff u

    OK I didn't look in to it properly. Harris tweed will face a triple whammy, higher tariffs on the imported wool, higher tariffs on the exports and the lose of eu protected status. Harris twwed almosr...
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    Re: You just couldn't make this stuff u

    Oh yes? what about things like harris tweed (which will lose their protected status once we lave the eu) pringle sweaters and shetland wool and lakeland wool etc etc there is actually a large...
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    Re: On the solution of the Northern Ireland backstop

    What brexiteers can't seem to grasp (and I kmow you are not one my apologies if I gave inadvertant offence) is that the eu are trying to implememt our decision to leave. The backstop was theresa mays...
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    Re: You just couldn't make this stuff u

    Merino wool is sold in high end sports clothing and the best wine comes from new zealand or so I have heard.

    The last sailing clipper ships such as the cutty sark went from the UK and returned...
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    Re: On the solution of the Northern Ireland backstop

    Because anyone landing in an irish airport will have gone through the security checks at both the point of departure and arrival. Goods currently entering or leavinmg ireland have met all the...
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    Re: On the solution of the Northern Ireland backstop

    I didn't miss it I just think it nonsensical.
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    Re: The Tamalpais High puzzle

    Most of the polioce forces in europe are paramilitary i.e. armed and capable of being used as a military force. the Uk is almost unique in having an unarmed civilian police force. Americans speak...
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    Re: On the solution of the Northern Ireland backstop

    "I see no reason why the EU should not allow Dublin to agree an extension to this process and to apply a zero-tariff policy to all goods moving anywhere on the island of Ireland, and to fictitiously...
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