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Unread postby Mike Hodgson » Mon Jul 27, 2009 10:19 am

Alan Norris wrote:
John Webb wrote:Sorry! I aways thought 'Gurning' was from the SW not the NW - we live and learn.


Up in Scotland it is "Girning" :x


Why is it "Up in Scotland" or "Up North" when you have to catch the Down train to get there?
Or is that why he's pulling faces ?
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Unread postby Keith » Mon Jul 27, 2009 10:22 pm

Mike Hodgson wrote:Why is it "Up in Scotland" or "Up North" when you have to catch the Down train to get there?

It depends which way round you hold the map (or the Sectional Appendix). :roll:
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