to those of you in the east of england

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by laurence, 8 Nov 2007.

  1. Crackle

    Crackle Squatter

    Ooops; crossover: Choose a thread!
  2. girofan

    girofan New Member

    :biggrin::biggrin::biggrin: Is this the moment to take the moral high ground? :biggrin:
  3. OP

    laurence Veteran

    any high ground will do.

  4. ChrisKH

    ChrisKH Veteran

    What I object to is the potential for flooding in Kent and Essex because the Thames barrier is down to protect London. The backwash could breach existing defences.

    I feel almost Scottish.:blush:
  5. OP

    laurence Veteran

    it's all about money... the cost of London flooding would be much higher than for essex and kent. there is also the possibility that being more rural, those areas would have flood plains - except they have all been built on for housing for people who can't afford to live in London.

    anyway, i'm on a hill on the right side of the barrier, so hahahahahahaha.

    (plus, i'm a waterfowl)
  6. fossyant

    fossyant Ride It Like You Stole It!

    South Manchester
    Southern softies.............
  7. Brock

    Brock Senior Member

    The news agencies seemed to have invested lots of money in the run up to the Norfolk tsunami, I bet they're gutted no homes got washed away in the end.
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