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Started by marya8370 on 02-Mar-2011 07:46:13
The Yorkshire thread

not sure how many of us are over here. But hurrah for cloth caps, whippets, lard, meat raffles, moors, sculleries, coal in t'bath and parkin.





and anything else you can think of

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smiggy - 02 Mar 2011 08:59:40 (#1 of 7153)

Rickets.

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smiggy - 02 Mar 2011 11:30:16 (#3 of 7153)

Vibration white finger.







Black lung.

LordBallymoss - 02 Mar 2011 11:38:58 (#4 of 7153)

it's a well fettled place this. I had beef drip on toast for breakfast with builders tea. the world fades away

sophster - 02 Mar 2011 12:23:53 (#5 of 7153)

I feel like a bit of a tart posting here and thegraun but hello all.

smiggy - 02 Mar 2011 12:47:15 (#6 of 7153)

Hello sophster.

SlasherBindman - 02 Mar 2011 13:48:47 (#7 of 7153)

Yorkshire. Land of the Leeds brick man that never was and the White Rose shopping centre that should never have been.

RabbyBunnit - 02 Mar 2011 15:24:52 (#8 of 7153)

Christa Ackroyd

Judge Pickles

Eric Pickles

Sooty and Sweep

LordBallymoss - 02 Mar 2011 15:26:52 (#9 of 7153)

it's an odd place Leeds. A bizarre ménage à trois of materialism, superstition, and idealism.

economic determinism, the embracing of chaos, and the living of the dream.

FleurDuMal - 02 Mar 2011 20:32:19 (#10 of 7153)

Eee, this is right grand, this site!

CharlySez - 02 Mar 2011 22:45:14 (#11 of 7153)

Rhubarb, custard and a nice cup of strong tea. Can't be beat.

marya8370 - 03 Mar 2011 07:52:46 (#12 of 7153)

ahem bacon butty

rhubarb crumble, custard and a nice cup of tea

VendorOfQuackNostrum - 03 Mar 2011 08:03:48 (#13 of 7153)

Laughing at the long snake of tourists outside Bettys.

Brimham Rocks

Not snickering to oneself as the train passes through Wombwell.

York Minster

Beverley Minster

Passing Elland Road and being secretly in agreement when opposition fans call it 'a dump'

Loathing Leeds RL because of their history of being Chelsea-like

Filey Brigg

The Humber Bridge (whilst being thankful I don't have to go over it, paying £2.80 each way)

smiggy - 04 Mar 2011 10:08:49 (#14 of 7153)

Chucks a lump of coal at t'thread t'fluff it.

RabbyBunnit - 04 Mar 2011 12:05:37 (#15 of 7153)

All the passengers saying 'Thank you' to the driver as they get off the bus.

Dandelion and Burdock.

Charabanc trips as a child to Baitings Reservoir via winding Pennine roads.

Having friends from Wainstalls, in nipperhood, who naturally used words like "thee" "thine" "smote" "hawatta" "sup" and "'nithered."

Stretch - 04 Mar 2011 12:15:52 (#16 of 7153)

Knee-tremblers by t'beck.

Riding motorbikes through the Strid.

Testing new websites.

breakfast - 04 Mar 2011 13:47:30 (#17 of 7153)

The hunt, William Hague

SlasherBindman - 06 Mar 2011 17:49:15 (#18 of 7153)

The slow fading of the light in NE Leeds. The poignancy of early Spring. The hope for a new tomorrow.

FleurDuMal - 06 Mar 2011 18:55:20 (#19 of 7153)

You are so easy to spot!

SlasherBindman - 06 Mar 2011 18:56:50 (#20 of 7153)

The poundshop Larkinisms are a giveaway.

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