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    ***** short term weather forecasts.

    According to the BBC and Met Office websites Edinburgh has been battered by heavy snow all morning. A quick look out the window would confirm a 5-10 minute flurry was about our lot.

    Fake news.
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    ***** short term weather forecasts.

    According to the BBC and Met Office websites Edinburgh has been battered by heavy snow all morning. A quick look out the window would confirm a 5-10 minute flurry was about our lot.

    Fake news.
    And right on time.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pretty Boy View Post
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    ***** short term weather forecasts.

    According to the BBC and Met Office websites Edinburgh has been battered by heavy snow all morning. A quick look out the window would confirm a 5-10 minute flurry was about our lot.

    Fake news.
    Really PB? I am on Corstorphine Hill and it's still falling.
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    We were supposed to get snow from 18:00 last night come 23:00 no snow, there is now.
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    I hate films that whenever there’s a scene in a garage or a building site or an adventure/spy type film when everyone’s getting kitted up for a mission at night there’s always somebody with a grinder making sparks. Does my head in.
    Ah, movie clichés.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pretty Boy View Post
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    And right on time.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hibbyradge View Post
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    Ah, movie clichés.

    This deserves a thread of its own.

    Good idea - I'll start one now.

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    People who don't adopt their driving to suit the conditions.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pretty Boy View Post
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    ***** short term weather forecasts.

    According to the BBC and Met Office websites Edinburgh has been battered by heavy snow all morning. A quick look out the window would confirm a 5-10 minute flurry was about our lot.

    Fake news.
    Here in Penicuik it's like a winter wonderland , I'd say we have about 8 inches

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    Here in Penicuik it's like a winter wonderland , I'd say we have about 8 inches
    Aye it’s reached us now about 12 hours later than forecast. Hope the games ok on Sunday, wouldn’t put it past those clowns to ‘forget’ to put the undersoil heating on.
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    Quote Originally Posted by HibbyAndy View Post
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    Here in Penicuik it's like a winter wonderland , I'd say we have about 8 inches
    The norm for July up in them thar hills is it not?

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    Here in Penicuik it's like a winter wonderland , I'd say we have about 8 inches
    Good effort - especially in this cold weather.

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    People talking in public libraries, especially when it's the library staff themselves who are the culprits. Chats about health matters, personal finance, mutual acquaintances, family etc. How can folk talk out loud in public about such things? It seems to me the height of ignorance, quite apart from the disturbance to those trying to read or study in peace.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Danderhall Hibs View Post
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    Good effort - especially in this cold weather.
    Very good reply that :-)

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    People talking in public libraries, especially when it's the library staff themselves who are the culprits. Chats about health matters, personal finance, mutual acquaintances, family etc. How can folk talk out loud in public about such things? It seems to me the height of ignorance, quite apart from the disturbance to those trying to read or study in peace.
    ... and throw in a few unsupervised pre-teens in the corner just for good measure.

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    Quote Originally Posted by snooky View Post
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    ... and throw in a few unsupervised pre-teens in the corner just for good measure.
    Yup, although I kind of approve of kids going to the library in this philistine age. They might be tempted to pick up a book all of a sudden, if that doesn't sound too patronising.

    I appreciate that libraries - especially local ones - are more than just for reading these days. They are "hubs" for various media and for local information. If they were just full of books, they'd all have been closed down years ago.

    But when the staff are the ones making the racket...............! It's a volte face of the old Silence Please era!

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