Schools out - Yippee!

Discussion in 'Commuting' started by magnatom, 1 Jul 2008.

  1. magnatom

    magnatom Guest

    The schools are off for the summer here in Glasgow. What a difference it makes to the roads. :smile:

    I enjoy passing all the stationary cars in the morning, but it is much better when the roads are quiet and I can whizz along the road!

    I really love the school holidays! :tongue::biggrin::biggrin:
  2. zimzum42

    zimzum42 Legendary Member

    School holidays are great until you want to go somewhere like the cinema, shopping or a restaurant. It's hell everywhere for a few weeks with fecking stinky kids everywhere, little bastards....
  3. Maz

    Maz Legendary Member

    Schools have broken up already? Lucky can book a relatively cheap holiday/cottage/whatever before the price hike in a few weeks! :smile:
  4. goo_mason

    goo_mason Champion barbed-wire hurdler

    Leith, Edinburgh
    Used to be the worst time of year when I was on the off-road paths to work - kids hanging around, playing chicken with the cyclists, lobbing bottles at cyclists etc etc.

    Now that I'm a roadie it'll make no difference to me at all, apart from no more school-run Mums :tongue:
  5. fossyant

    fossyant Ride It Like You Stole It!

    South Manchester
    They are still at school for another 2.5 weeks here !!!
  6. Joe24

    Joe24 More serious cyclist than Bonj

    Fossyant, your wrong. I'm off till September now:biggrin: But i finished properly last week i think, maybe the week before. Cant remember, but was off for 2 weeks before that.
    Ahhh the stress:biggrin:
  7. goo_mason

    goo_mason Champion barbed-wire hurdler

    Leith, Edinburgh
    Edinburgh schools finished last Friday. My daughter's off now for 7 weeks.
  8. summerdays

    summerdays Cycling in the sun Moderator

    Well we don't break up for another 3 1/2 weeks yet... I must get around to organising the hols rather than some vague notes for different weeks. As I work term time only I don't notice the difference the holidays make (other than I'm not working:biggrin:).
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