Sunshine...in the UK!!! Anyone else making the most of it?

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  1. 1_man_and_his_dob(lo)

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    The forecast was sunny, then cloudy, then sunny, then cloudy...

    ...but in the end I got lucky yesterday. Went down to Tenby Friday evening...still cloudy early yesterday morning when I drove around to Stackpole but then the sun came out and blue skies for a while :thumb:

    Only negatives - my camera broke :cry: and somebody (last photo) stole one of the sultanas from my lunchtime scone :Smile:

    Anyone else out and about this weekend?
     

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  2. Janine

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    We've just got back from a C & CC rally near Banbury.

    Spent Thursday enjoying the sunshine in Stratford on the way down and sat outside the 'van with a cuppa when we got to the site.

    Saturday was lovely and we went for a stroll round Banbury.

    Yesterday we walked up Castle Hill in Brailes and sunbathed at the top.

    Today we had a meander home in the sunshine.

    Hard to believe it's still February!
     
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    Jessica and Shona went off to cleethorpes yesterday and built sandcastles on the beach :BigGrin:
     
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  4. MikeandCarolyn

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    Sunny all weekend here in Llantrisant-I washed the van,put the bikes on the rack,fitted the new bike cover,sterilised fresh water tank,checked heating and hot water system,got all the bedding out of airing cupboard (in house),packed main underbed locker.
    Carolyn restocked the 'basic' food cupboards,cleaned shower,toilet/wash area and kitchen area drawers and utensil cupboards.
    We both started sorting our clothes for Marjal and the rest of the trip-8 weeks.
    Apart from that,we watched Wales beat England and generally lazed around:Rofl1:

    Mike.
     
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    Had a sunny time with the C&CC at Drax. Great test for the solar panel which has put back all we used into the battery so just what we wanted :thumb:
     
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    Beautiful photos. Hope the camera is repairable.
     
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    Air Con working OK earlier !

    A mere 23 degrees here in Marjal ! and as I write this miserable tome at 7.10 Spanish time it is currently....17 degrees !....Ace lunch at Longs bar today !! :thumb::thumb::thumb:
     
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    What a lovely post Neil, so nice to feel spring is not far away, love the photo's.
     
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    Beautiful. I grew up down there:thumb:
     
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    had a stressful weekend in the sun putting a new fence up drilling out old concrete digging holes lumping round concrete posts and to top it all stressfull afternoon watching the carling cup final well done to cardiff:Eek!: but thanks for giving me the stress
    king kenny is back with a trophy
     
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    The barrel/lens bit is stuck in the "out" position, there's no picture on the screen and it makes a strange rattly noise when I turn it upside down. Definitely not well :Sad:

    Should be fixable....it's just the cost that I'm worried about :cry:
     
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    I spent the weekend cleaning the motorhome inside and out looks really good now.
    :thumb:
     
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    I can remember the time when we had cold winters and hot summers and never new any difference. Now....today I have spoken to my son in Chicago the temp there has just risen from -9 yesterday to +7 today but still plenty of snow around. Also spoken to a relative in Melbourn today 27 and sunny. Here in Herts it is very nice indeed.:thumb:
     
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    Took advantage of the sun to take our new canoe for its maiden voyage on the local canal (Monmouthshire & Brecon). Haven't had so much fun in years but the shoulders are killing me now.
     
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    You're having it really rough out there-we feel for you :BigGrin:

    Mike
     
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    Had a jolly nice weekend in the tamar valley in Cornwall. Weather was warm and sunny, the buzzards were soaring, and the journey there and back across the moors was.....interesting.
    I visit my sister there as often as I can, you have to value your family........................it does help that she runs a pub and resturaunt .:Rofl1:
     
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    Hey...I said UK!!! We all know how nice the weather with you lot! :BigGrin:
     
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