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by alunj
Yesterday, 12:33
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 400
Views: 18952

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Nice one Jules. I am copying this here from the comments omnthe WSF facebook. Porthcawl locals like nick netwon williams were pushing really hard to keep people away from surfing . Then this comment came in: I share these worries , yes the loss of life is a tragendy but Humans make mistakes From Mar...
by alunj
Yesterday, 09:14
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 400
Views: 18952

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

RNLI Senoir Management getting hammered on LBC this AM by Local MP
Front line staff want to go back and say every day is a risk . Its The RNLI board preventing it for whatever reason.
by alunj
26 May 2020, 21:45
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 400
Views: 18952

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

JamesVegas wrote:As in me? If it was I genuinely do t remember that! Did you go in?


We didn’t . It was very very windy ;) probably 10 years ago
by alunj
26 May 2020, 21:44
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 400
Views: 18952

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

The mirror just for political balance https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/government-urged-ban-brits-beaches-22090312 As a lifesaving charity, the RNLI cannot stop people going to beaches - but the Government can - before more lives are lost around our coast this summer." https://www.cornwall...
by alunj
26 May 2020, 21:40
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 400
Views: 18952

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

The RNLI is now urging the government to restrict access to beaches!! https://rnli.org/news-and-media/2020/may/26/rnli-chief-executive-mark-dowie-writes-open-letter-during-pandemic?fbclid=IwAR1ZJw-N102RBQiiR_EdSXThOjod6EIv-eEM5Fdp37aZG22kwH__cl3z75k Are you making shit up now like the rest of the n...
by alunj
26 May 2020, 21:35
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 400
Views: 18952

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Telegraph headline today :

Ban public from beaches, says RNLI, as they warn it is 'impossible' for lifeguards to patrol safely


https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2020/0 ... ds-patrol/
by alunj
26 May 2020, 07:28
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 400
Views: 18952

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Two tragedies that may affect us all Carve have taken a pretty hard line ! Personally things with beach lifeguards went badly down hill when the RNLI muscled in and took over from what was mainly The surf lifeguards . At aber the SLSA team would patrol and engage with the whole beach . The RNLI not ...
by alunj
25 May 2020, 15:07
Forum: Off The Lip
Topic: Covid 19 Travel Rules
Replies: 13
Views: 1887

Covid 19 Travel Rules

Spanish lifting quarantine from 1 July
by alunj
24 May 2020, 16:42
Forum: Off The Lip
Topic: Inland kitesurfing
Replies: 6
Views: 94

Inland kitesurfing

Back in the day I used to windsurf on some of these lakes . Several reasons why it’s horrible 1) the most gusty wind you could ever imagine 2) insanely cold water in winter 3) fresh water has less bouyancy so you need more colunemos the bord 4) the one that put me off ; risk of weils disease from ra...
by alunj
23 May 2020, 16:39
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 400
Views: 18952

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Wenglish wrote:https://twitter.com/welshgovernment/status/1264194548324077568?s=21

The welsh gov have also tweeted out that traveling from Cardiff to porthcawl is not staying local.

The replies are comedy gold

In England "staying local" includes driving from London to Durham.
by alunj
23 May 2020, 07:20
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 400
Views: 18952

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Welsh secretary met police yesterday and said “ Fascinating to hear from Wales’ four police chiefs today, and the commissioners too, especially on what’s permissible under lockdown. Consensus was that travelling 10-15 miles from home to fish, play golf, surf or exercise is fine - subject to all othe...
by alunj
22 May 2020, 19:07
Forum: Off The Lip
Topic: Covid 19 Travel Rules
Replies: 13
Views: 1887

Covid 19 Travel Rules

Another crazy move . U.K. to introduce inbound quarantine for 14 days from 8 June !
by alunj
22 May 2020, 14:54
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 400
Views: 18952

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Thanks for that I normally quote sources it’s important these days

Look at their last comment
by alunj
21 May 2020, 11:31
Forum: Sessions
Topic: W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!
Replies: 400
Views: 18952

W/Ending sometime, hopefully now in a minute!

Well it’s good to see them organising But they will almost certainly end up banned The councils will quite happily behave like they did with the lytham incident years ago . With no potential end in sight to this some people are using COVId 19 as an excuse I’m currently working with NPT council re a ...
by alunj
21 May 2020, 08:06
Forum: Off The Lip
Topic: Holland foam incident
Replies: 0
Views: 59

Holland foam incident

Short video from the days the guys didn’t make it out in Holland
You can see the foam towards the end . But Also how the rip developed on the beach and pushed vértice to the corner where the foam was 3m deep

Big up to the guy as well . Paralysed from waist down !

https://youtu.be/EUCS1rrj0pc

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