From: Adrian C on 12 Feb 2010 21:30
On 12/02/2010 21:48, Mr Pounder
> Can you run that masterpiece past me again please?
> On second thoughts; don't bother.
From: Harry Bloomfield on 13 Feb 2010 04:25
DavidR formulated on Saturday :
> It may not have two full lanes but it will be wider than a single lane.
Sometimes and sometimes not. If not, then it is almost a must to be in
L1 ready for the exit. If it is one with a wide exit then assuming you
make sure there is no one to your left, it is usually safe to exit
directly from L2.
Harry (M1BYT) (L)
From: DavidR on 13 Feb 2010 09:32
"Harry Bloomfield" <harry.m1byt(a)NOSPAM.tiscali.co.uk> wrote
> DavidR formulated on Saturday :
>> It may not have two full lanes but it will be wider than a single lane.
> Sometimes and sometimes not.
If you have one in mind that doesn't, send a Google Maps link.
> If not, then it is almost a must to be in L1 ready for the exit.
Be careful. Now I've got the video bug, I might have to demonstrate how it's
done from L2. The last roundabout in my longer sequence has three minor
From: DavidR on 13 Feb 2010 10:58
"Ian Jackson" <ianREMOVETHISjackson(a)g3ohx.demon.co.uk> wrote
> On a two-lane roundabout and there are two vehicles alongside each other
> travelling at similar speeds, and both wanting to exit,
Drivers that stay level with each other, even on a straight road, are
generally not being particularly clever. Fortunately roundabouts are usually
self limiting due the curvature.
> where an exit leads into a single-lane road the guy in Lane 1 should
> really obey the convention of 'give way to traffic on your right'. He
> should slow a little, and let the guy in Lane 2 exit before him.
In a zig zag formation, the person in front should normally be given the
From: 'Nel' on 14 Feb 2010 05:25
>> Why don't you tell the truth! You lost your temper and rammed him off the
>> You're always doing it.
> Now see here Gonad!
> This is a serious newsgroup and your nonsense will not be tolerated.
Serious newsgroup? You're having a laugh, aren't you??
This has never been a serious newsgroup since.....
1) Firth infested it with his vile, abusive rants
2) Adrian bored everyone with his pedantic shite
3) Silk tried to break the world record for the most 'Pikey' references
4) Connor tried to exonerate EVERY HGV driver's indiscretion