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so I guess that's that then???

Post by billinom8s » Mar 23rd, '20, 21:16

So it would seem we're on lockdown. Anyone nervous?

From what I heard it's 3 weeks to start with and then see what happens.

I guess there's gonna be some shiny bikes coming out of the garage this summer.

Let's hope things get sorted soon and we're all still here at the other end of it.
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Re: so I guess that's that then???

Post by Streetmann » Mar 23rd, '20, 21:27

Wish we had more notice could of got a few more bits for my project bike together to keep me in the shed ..all jokes aside tho it's for the right reasons let's just hope it does the job and it can go down in history and never pop its head up again

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Post by billinom8s » Mar 23rd, '20, 23:21

Online stores and delivery still operating.
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Post by ptolemyx » Mar 24th, '20, 06:18

The selfish w@nkers who thought they knew better have forced the government's hand. Fingers crossed, but I suspect it will be quite a while before we can all get back out together for bikers playtime.
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Post by Mr Tuscan » Mar 24th, '20, 09:04

I’ve been called into work today, we are not running coach services anymore but we are taking all coaches back to head depot in wales to be locked up!

After today I’m really not sure what’s going on, it’s going to be weird seeing a line of 50 odd National Express coaches going over the welsh bridge.

Rumours are our company are tendering us out to agency companies to do shelf filling in supermarkets, honestly don’t fancy that but I’m very confused about what I should be thinking , glad to be offered work? Worried I’ll be in public when really I should be at home keeping safe, concerned about paying the mortgage and bills.

All very very odd and scary times.

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Post by billinom8s » Mar 24th, '20, 11:21

I'm still out at work. Who knows when it'll dry up though, I guess folks still need lifts to run.

Take the supermarket Work but go for the night shift.
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Post by TLS-Moose » Mar 24th, '20, 13:27

I work for a company that works on rail transport infrastructure. We are, apparently, designated as "keyworker" so at present it's business as usual (but a fair proportion of my time is working from home anyway).
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Post by TLS-Moose » Mar 24th, '20, 14:29

Haha, already posted that on Facebook :-bd =)) =))
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Post by bkingalan » Mar 24th, '20, 20:00

Our company have a building side & farming side the building lads all got sent home today on the farm we are now 7 days a week to get everything done before they shut us down aswell !!!
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Post by TLS-Moose » Mar 24th, '20, 20:50

bkingalan wrote:
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.... on the farm we are now 7 days a week to get everything done before they shut us down aswell !!!
That'll never happen. Why can't the construction guys help with the farm work?
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Post by bkingalan » Mar 24th, '20, 20:56

By the time we taught them how to drive today’s tractors we could have done it ourselves 🤨🤨🤨🤨
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Re: so I guess that's that then???

Post by Mr Tuscan » Mar 25th, '20, 00:44

I’m out.
Furloughed Employee i think three call it, being paid an 80% wage to stay at home but be available for any work that may come up.
So don’t expect to hear much so I’m going to keep busy with garden work that needs doing and be thankful I’m not public mingling and getting paid.
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Post by billinom8s » Mar 25th, '20, 18:23

Don't vanish, we'll all still be here talking poop, bikes and wishing the virus away
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Re: so I guess that's that then???

Post by MellowYellow » Mar 25th, '20, 19:12

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