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    Typical. I live in the 'shaky isles', my mum worries about us getting caught up in some natural earthquake or volcanic disaster, and then I get a call from her in Lincolnshire saying she can't get back to sleep because of the earthquake!

    Hope you guys over there didn't have a too disrupted night, and still have your chimneys(!).

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    It's time the UK was given a good shaking up.
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    We live in Lancashire many miles from Licolnshire.Felt the shake, havent slept all night.I belive moving to Wellington may have to some tremors

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    We're in Lancshire too and the amount of peopl ethat have asked me today if I felt the quake is quite a lot.

    Needless to say i didn't feel a thing and slept right through it- same for the kids and OH. Guess we will be Ok heading for Welli then.
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    Was is something to do with the bottle of wine you had before bed Beth??
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    Quote Originally Posted by nickydwuk View Post
    Was is something to do with the bottle of wine you had before bed Beth??
    And what do you take me for Nicky- drinking on a week night with 2 kids to look after?Thats the OH job
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    With 2 kids to look after and living with FIL it should be standard practice.
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    Well when you put it that way Nicky- maybe I should start!
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