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by quicky
Wed Apr 23, 2014 3:00 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Pattack Hydro: no objection.
Replies: 42
Views: 3677

Re: Pattack Hydro: no objection.

Thats eco progress for you..... not....
by quicky
Wed Apr 16, 2014 2:56 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: BCU Rebranded - British Canoeing
Replies: 123
Views: 12164

Re: BCU Rebranded - British Canoeing

By the way, is it `Can Do` or `Kandoo`? http://www.kandookids.com/
Kandoo - Potty Training Wipes and Personal Care Products
www.kandookids.com
by quicky
Wed Apr 09, 2014 9:42 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: BCU Rebranded - British Canoeing
Replies: 123
Views: 12164

Re: BCU Rebranded - British Canoeing

From SOTP http://www.songofthepaddle.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?44880-New-BCU-Logo-er-canoe-england-etc Here's my interpretation of the new logo: The logo is based on a shield-shaped Union Flag. 1. The flag (and therefore the Union itself) is in the process of disintegrating- shown by an explosion i...
by quicky
Wed Apr 09, 2014 7:33 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: BCU Rebranded - British Canoeing
Replies: 123
Views: 12164

Re: BCU Rebranded - British Canoeing

Within the word there’s an inner graphic in the R paddling free, reflecting the enabled and liberated philosophy. ah that sounds like the bull people add to make it look like they have though about it rather than knocking something together the day before. Must admit I am impressed they actually ca...
by quicky
Wed Apr 09, 2014 4:22 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: BCU Rebranded - British Canoeing
Replies: 123
Views: 12164

Re: BCU Rebranded - British Canoeing

No one would believe it...
by quicky
Wed Apr 09, 2014 4:16 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: BCU Rebranded - British Canoeing
Replies: 123
Views: 12164

Re: BCU Rebranded - British Canoeing

....... ....
by quicky
Mon Apr 07, 2014 10:22 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Keele University White water paddling
Replies: 7
Views: 1505

Re: Keele University White water paddling

Do staffs still have all the equipment in the garden shed in stoke? Hopefully things have improved since my day.
by quicky
Thu Apr 03, 2014 10:36 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Tryweryn pay and play
Replies: 153
Views: 16590

Re: Tryweryn pay and play

Mark has stated they had 60 people sign on at the weekend. Do the rafters sign in as well as a few people who were there on sat have said different/// (it was quiet)
by quicky
Wed Apr 02, 2014 11:12 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Tryweryn pay and play
Replies: 153
Views: 16590

Re: Tryweryn pay and play

Latest response. This looks like a much clearer statement of their position and it is exactly what we have understood and they have declined to admit. Mark Williamson Fact: Most people are supportive and understanding of our attempts to save the facility at CT for future generations. That is an int...
by quicky
Sat Mar 22, 2014 7:43 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Has T got the hump
Replies: 18
Views: 2707

Re: Has T got the hump

Yep exactly seemed a little weird.... maybe the rafts are bashing into the banks hehe.
by quicky
Fri Mar 21, 2014 11:12 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Has T got the hump
Replies: 18
Views: 2707

Re: Has T got the hump

Are they trying to justify some grant or something to improve the river. It has been running for years but only now it is decided that the river is washing away the banks?
by quicky
Fri Mar 21, 2014 7:49 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Has T got the hump
Replies: 18
Views: 2707

Re: Has T got the hump

Feel free to ask, it will make a nice change for someone else to...
by quicky
Wed Mar 05, 2014 9:44 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Proposed restrictions on Wye between Glasbury and Hay
Replies: 13
Views: 1826

Re: Proposed restrictions on Wye between Glasbury and Hay

Actually with correspondance with the the spokeperson I have spoke to seemed to be for them as he seems to mistakenly think that he wont be hassled then..... if only they realised what they were doing...... From SOTP I've posted on SotP "It's revealing that 4 out of 7 of the proposed "conditions" ar...
by quicky
Tue Mar 04, 2014 11:50 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Proposed restrictions on Wye between Glasbury and Hay
Replies: 13
Views: 1826

Re: Proposed restrictions on Wye between Glasbury and Hay

Each group of anglers is proposing something different. It's all arbitrary nonsense....


This will be our fault as well soon....
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-26437099
by quicky
Thu Feb 27, 2014 8:58 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Open letter to CW
Replies: 36
Views: 4870

Re: Open letter to CW

What happens if the shuttle turns up at there is 50 people waiting to a lift up. Will they keep going till they are taken up?
by quicky
Wed Feb 26, 2014 10:47 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Paddling psychiatrist?
Replies: 18
Views: 2238

Re: Paddling psychiatrist?

My wifes a paddling Psychotherapist if thats any good.... (but not at the same time) ;)
by quicky
Tue Feb 25, 2014 2:35 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Canoe Wales reply to Petition
Replies: 19
Views: 1810

Re: Canoe Wales reply to Petition

Tryweryn is still a natural river even though it has a damn at the top now. Item 2 " Canoe Wales holds that there are sufficient legal rights for its members and the general public to paddle responsibly without interference. " wonder then how they will stop Navigation for these? http://www.ukrafting...
by quicky
Mon Feb 24, 2014 10:10 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Canoe Wales reply to Petition
Replies: 19
Views: 1810

Re: Canoe Wales reply to Petition

http://www.canoewales.com/news.aspx?ArticleID=248
New (old) access statement...

I wonder how it applies to CT
by quicky
Fri Feb 21, 2014 11:05 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: This affects all of us!! RIVER ACCESS
Replies: 12
Views: 2334

Re: This affects all of us!! RIVER ACCESS

An agreement is only an 'agreement' for those who are party to it....

A PRN can only be changed by a act of law made by the Welsh Government...

If anyone threatens or intimidates you call the police. ...
by quicky
Fri Feb 21, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: This affects all of us!! RIVER ACCESS
Replies: 12
Views: 2334

Re: This effects all of us!! RIVER ACCESS

Will be interesting to see what laws they are using to try to control a PRN.

If they thought they would win they would have sued someone by now and we would have a day in court....
by quicky
Wed Feb 19, 2014 4:39 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Open letter to CW
Replies: 36
Views: 4870

Re: Open letter to CW

From CW FB
Mark Williamson: Clear position will be published shortly......
by quicky
Sun Feb 16, 2014 7:48 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Flood Tourism
Replies: 2
Views: 974

Flood Tourism

From sotp http://i1063.photobucket.com/albums/t504/nikjo2/APIGGINSTUPID_zps45738b21.jpg This happened today in Langport on the levels, flood tourism by people who weren't wearing any safety gear, who didn't realise where the flood waters ended and the river started, in near freezing water. What the ...
by quicky
Sat Feb 15, 2014 8:44 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Open letter to CW
Replies: 36
Views: 4870

Re: Open letter to CW

On Canoe Wales FB page. ACCESS and OUTDOOR RECREATION GREEN PAPER........ Canoe Wales seeks volunteers to sit on an access forum to assist in the task of informing the Welsh Government Green Paper. All enquiries please to nigel.midgley@canoewales.com I know a few people who would be good for this co...
by quicky
Sat Feb 15, 2014 8:43 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: A message from paddlers to the board of Canoe Wales
Replies: 15
Views: 2783

Re: A message from paddlers to the board of Canoe Wales

On Canoe Wales FB page. ACCESS and OUTDOOR RECREATION GREEN PAPER........ Canoe Wales seeks volunteers to sit on an access forum to assist in the task of informing the Welsh Government Green Paper. All enquiries please to nigel.midgley@canoewales.com I know a few people who would be good for this co...
by quicky
Sat Feb 15, 2014 8:39 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Tryweryn pay and play
Replies: 153
Views: 16590

Re: Tryweryn pay and play

On Canoe Wales FB page. ACCESS and OUTDOOR RECREATION GREEN PAPER........ Canoe Wales seeks volunteers to sit on an access forum to assist in the task of informing the Welsh Government Green Paper. All enquiries please to nigel.midgley@canoewales.com I know a few people who would be good for this co...
by quicky
Thu Feb 13, 2014 8:09 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Confrontations caught on camera
Replies: 0
Views: 674

Confrontations caught on camera

Have you ever had an incident with a 'member of the public' that you have caught on video whilst paddling? Please try to keep calm and video as clearly as possible Now there is a place to post them. Please contact us if you have any to upload. http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxO3h_d2nIhv-FqIxXbyuIw ...
by quicky
Wed Feb 12, 2014 11:03 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Upper Sawdde
Replies: 2
Views: 592

Re: Upper Sawdde

Do you have any access incident videos?

Now there is a place to post them. Please contact us if ou have any to upload.
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxO3h_d2nIhv-FqIxXbyuIw

Don't forget to add them to the RAFA incident map as well
by quicky
Wed Feb 12, 2014 9:51 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Upper Sawdde
Replies: 2
Views: 592

Re: Upper Sawdde

If you have been threatened please report it to the police now. He drives a Vauxhall Frontera, Car registration N509 FGS. From FB South Wales Kayakers No one is permitted to paddle the upper Sawdde, from the old aggressive man who lives near the get out "I own the river and all the land around it, i...
by quicky
Wed Feb 12, 2014 8:09 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Upper Sawdde
Replies: 2
Views: 592

Upper Sawdde

If anyone meets this guy and he treatens you please report it to the Police. He cannot get away with threatening people. apparently he has had a go at hikers as well.... https://www.facebook.com/groups/232485413476402/664626063595666/?notif_t=group_activity https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=10152...