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by Leigh
Fri Nov 08, 2013 10:33 pm
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: Water proofing sleepers.
Replies: 24
Views: 2570

Re: Water proofing sleepers.

No not hard at all in fact probably easier than plastic.
I use staples now, but have used nails in the past just find a staple gun quicker. In both cases use Copper icon_thumright
by Leigh
Thu Nov 07, 2013 9:15 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3648
Views: 111670

Re: Your current weather in one word...

Graybutmild
by Leigh
Thu Nov 07, 2013 2:06 pm
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: Water proofing sleepers.
Replies: 24
Views: 2570

Re: Water proofing sleepers.

Or line it out with Butyl Pond liner, bit more expensive but should last longer
by Leigh
Wed Nov 06, 2013 6:24 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3648
Views: 111670

Re: Your current weather in one word...

Wet'n'windy
by Leigh
Sat Nov 02, 2013 9:43 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3648
Views: 111670

Re: Your current weather in one word...

AsWindyasMonday :shock:
by Leigh
Thu Oct 31, 2013 8:03 pm
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: My garden history!
Replies: 230
Views: 21586

Re: My garden history!

I think I crammed a bit too much in this year. I like the garden to be full but this year it was full to bursting point. I had a clear out of a lot of the annuals last weekend and have taken 16 large compost bags full of plant material to the tip! That's even before cutting down all the dahlias, ca...
by Leigh
Tue Oct 29, 2013 9:41 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Autumn exotics at Harewood plus Castor Oil IDs
Replies: 12
Views: 362

Re: Autumn exotics at Harewood plus Castor Oil IDs

First one looks like the Carmencita Bright Red,
by Leigh
Tue Oct 29, 2013 9:28 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: LARGE Washingtonia palms in UK ? pics/links and info
Replies: 22
Views: 4948

Re: Who knows of LARGE Washingtonia palms in UK ?

Used to drive past this last year and it is taller than this old street view pic, trunk is filling out nicely, never seen it protected. Might have a look tomorrow see how it's getting on There are taller one's around Pompey just got to remember where they are, where's Nathan https://maps.google.co.u...
by Leigh
Mon Oct 28, 2013 5:17 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: UK St Jude Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013
Replies: 93
Views: 7124

Re: UK Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013

Calm here, not even a breeze.. For you living down south, did you not see the news last night! They were advising people NOT to go to work, that the trains wouldnt be running before 9 at least as they had to check the tracks for falling trees etc and to not use your cars as it could be too dangerou...
by Leigh
Mon Oct 28, 2013 1:39 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: UK St Jude Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013
Replies: 93
Views: 7124

Re: UK Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013

Calm here, not even a breeze.. For you living down south, did you not see the news last night! They were advising people NOT to go to work, that the trains wouldnt be running before 9 at least as they had to check the tracks for falling trees etc and to not use your cars as it could be too dangerou...
by Leigh
Mon Oct 28, 2013 10:23 am
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: UK St Jude Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013
Replies: 93
Views: 7124

Re: UK Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013

Seemed to have got off lightly around Portsmouth, odd tree down here and there couple in the road on the way to work and a few leaning right over.
Still pretty blustery so might see a few more go yet !!
by Leigh
Sun Oct 27, 2013 2:02 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one pic thread...
Replies: 38
Views: 3316

Re: Your current weather in one pic thread...

flounder wrote:
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This photo of a ferry leaving Newhaven harbour was taken by David Lyon and won an award. Just thought I had to mention it.
Good Cod fishing weather that :D
by Leigh
Sun Oct 27, 2013 9:39 am
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: UK St Jude Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013
Replies: 93
Views: 7124

Re: UK Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013

That Depression has already caused damage to a neighbours gable end and the roof on a single story
Not looking forward to tonight

Shall we use this as a Storm Watch thread Dave or start a new Topic ?
by Leigh
Sat Oct 26, 2013 10:22 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: UK St Jude Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013
Replies: 93
Views: 7124

Re: UK Storm - severe weather warning 27/28 Oct 2013

I'm looking at losing more than my Basjoo's most of the stuff in my garden is way above 6ft fence level, and since the council ripped out all the trees and bushes to the back and side of me to build a new Bus lane, I'm totally exposed to South south westerly Blow's.