That was pretty much the response from my wife when the garage called to advise that her car had failed its MOT and, how much the repairs were going to cost. The car is only eight years old has less than 30K on the clock and does less than 3K a year. This really is… Continue reading How Much ???
Every year a Classic Car Show is staged in the Waterlooville centre. Despite the weather letting the exhibitors down there were quite a few folks up there and I include a few snaps for your edification. The pedestrianised precinct is ideal for this type of event. It is a shame that there wasn’t some music… Continue reading Waterlooville Classic Car Show – 2012
Personally I think its a shame that pupil parent vehicles are not banned from the roads outside of this school too. With three schools alongside each other the number of vehicles clogging up this road twice each day is beyond a joke. On occasions the tailback caused by these vehicles reaches down Frendstaple Road and… Continue reading Parents’ fury as cars are banned from Waterlooville school site
We have been planning this for a while but it now seems like it is going to happen. Now that we have booked the channel crossing and the motel for our first nights stop. So there we are. We have booked the gite, motel and shuttle time slot. I have even bought the little headlight… Continue reading Now We Are Off On Our Hols
The blond-haired female driver, of Audi Registration OW53 AZU is an idiot of the first order. Not only was she negotiating the roundabout, at the end of Downwood Way Horndean, but she was doing it with her mobile stuck to her ear. I couldn’t see if she still had it stuck to her ear when… Continue reading Audi Registration OW53 AZU – Stupid Stupid Stupid Driver
From a recent article in The News. DRIVERS have criticised cyclists for not using a designated cycleway – arguing it is a safety hazard and causes traffic jams. Motorists say traffic queues are building up on Hambledon Road between Waterlooville and Denmead as cars wait to overtake cyclists. What a weird article this is with… Continue reading Let’s have a bit of give and take and respect each other
The residents of Sarisbury Green have my sympathy. The planners are doing it again. Selling the “benefits” of a new development assuming that the locals are gullible enough to be distracted from the reality. Miller Homes and the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) have submitted plans to Fareham Borough Council to build 168 homes and… Continue reading Development Benefits – Really