/ NEWS: Government climb down on forests announced

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UKC News - on 17 Feb 2011
Out of the woods?, 4 kbThe Government has announced that the controversial forest sell-off policy so widely opposed in recent months is to be abandoned.

When asked whether he was happy with the plans David Cameron simply admitted that he wasn't.

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=60437

toad - on 17 Feb 2011
In reply to UKC News: Erm, in view of the statement by Caroline Spellman in the House of Commons 4 hours ago isn't this a little out of date?
In reply to toad: Well spotted. Sorry, I was at the dentists so missed the news.
Fidmark - on 17 Feb 2011
In reply to UKC News: great news. Can anybody tell me where the boulders are in the picture. Looks like a nice spot.
In reply to Fidmark: It's St Cuthbert's Cave in Northumberland, not a million miles from Kyloe etc. I'm not sure about bouldering there mind, it's a site of historic interest.
subalpine - on 17 Feb 2011
In reply to toad: Spelman's just got a right grilling on r4.
At least she admitted they got it wrong, but she can't explain why (apart from saying that the public didn't want it)
Enty - on 17 Feb 2011
In reply to subalpine:

She should get the chop.

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toad - on 17 Feb 2011
In reply to Enty:
> (In reply to subalpine)
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for making a yew-turn?
Enty - on 17 Feb 2011
In reply to toad:

She's bark-ing mad.

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mkean - on 17 Feb 2011
In reply to Enty:
Can't we branch out from these constant pun responses? There is a whole forest of humour waiting to be harvested! Can't we leaf this thread alone, as we are unlikely to get at the root of the problem with so many nuts around?
Lurkio - on 17 Feb 2011
In reply to mkean:

I tried to think of a witty contribution, but I find myself completely stumped
Enty - on 17 Feb 2011
In reply to mkean:

Not until she's phloem the nest and been put into the lunatic xylem.

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Fidmark - on 17 Feb 2011
In reply to UKC News: Wood you idiots stop this before I call the copse
ubermole on 18 Feb 2011 - host-92-14-176-78.as43234.net
In reply to UKC News: punbelieveable.
Johnny Baker - on 20 Feb 2011
I might a log a complaint against these fellers on ukc.
Rog Wilko on 20 Feb 2011
In reply to UKC News: Good news. Glad to see that all those on earlier threads saying "It's going to happen, get used to it" were WRONG!

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