slowjo

  • slowjo replied to the topic 2019 General Election in the forum Chat Forum 1 month ago

    @mrmo

    Yup, it is pretty tough for farmers at the moment. The fields around here are waterlogged and it can’t be good for the 2020 harvest. A perfect storm for the agricultural community maybe.

  • slowjo replied to the topic 2019 General Election in the forum Chat Forum 1 month ago

    @Klunk

    “they’ll still return a pig wearing a blue rosette with a 20000 majority”

    Matthew Hancock is ‘my MP’ and he’ll get around a 20k majority again. Interestingly though, a lot of older (true blue) people I have been talking to in the last few weeks (70s upwards) have said they will not be able to bring themselves to vote Conservative this t…[Read more]

  • I have found that running tubeless on the road is a bit of a lottery. If you get a thorn in the tyre, you’ll probably be fine but even a small cut could see you reaching for the tyre levers and the spare tube.

    Mounting the tyres probably has more to do with the actual tyre/rim combo, as onewheelgod says, Schwalbe can be a b**ch!