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It's been raining!

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posted on Jun, 26 2006 @ 04:12 PM
Went to Cardiff to see The Eagles Farewell 1 Concert and on the way there, round about Newport, it rained.

Nothing unusual about that in Wales mind you, but this was akin to a light Monsoon.

Why the
can't the people who build our motorways, build the
things properly?

The drains can't cope with the run offs, the roadside sewers are overflowing and where does the water run? Yup! Back onto the

In places, the water was about an inch in depth and, when you're driving at 50 or 70, you tend to aquaplane, usually stright into the vehicle in front of you.

Don't have this problem in
Germany or France but the UK? Bunch of

posted on Jun, 26 2006 @ 09:29 PM
Two words,



Welcome to capitalism.

posted on Jun, 27 2006 @ 06:01 AM
Two words?

Are you sure johnsky? I though that was about 7.

Yeah....know what you mean.......but even the lowest bidder can put drain holes in tarmac or bigger pipes alongside a main road.

Can't they?


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