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Follows on from where the original series left off, except Trumpton is now ruled by Lord Trump, who arms the fire brigade, promotes Colonel Snort to Field-Marshall and converts the soldier boys to mechanized cavalry, rebuilds Windy Miller's mill as a watchtower with searchlights, and lines the sides
of Lord Belborough's private railway with five metre high razor wire fences to keep illegal migrants from sneaking aboard ...
Nice little town [8th of 7, Sep 28 2016]
Nice little suburb [8th of 7, Sep 28 2016]
Nice little business development district. [8th of 7, Sep 28 2016]
He got a trifle bitter, did Rudyard ... [8th of 7, Sep 28 2016]
Uncle Bulgaria, Tomsk, Orinoco, damn foreigners [not_morrison_rm, Nov 03 2016]
..aye, proper kids tv, not like that rubbish they have these days... [not_morrison_rm, Nov 03 2016]
He cares so much it hurts... [RayfordSteele, Nov 03 2016]
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||After the election the Trumpton clock would accelerate, taking weeks or only days until midnight. At midnight the mayor climbs the steps into the bandstand and presses the big red firework button with his tiny hands. Barney McGrew et al have a major cleanup job the morning after.
||Hey, don't mess with Trumpton..<wonders how many of them voted Leave..> I know the Wombles were in the Remain camp, mostly because of their sympathy for Madame Cholet's uncertain immigration status .
||NB Having some difficulty with one review of Bagpuss "The reason for its enduring appeal is its depth of meaning, cultural resonance and intellectual weight....Bagpuss certainly is an existentialist hero in terms of his constraints, if not his actual philosophy....Riiiight.
||// Bagpuss certainly is an existentialist hero in terms of his constraints, if not his actual philosophy. //
||No, they're getting him confused with Professor Yaffle ...
||Hasn't that stupid fucking election gotten over yet?
||I'm just waiting for the cache of emails to cast some light on the Clangers extremely off-shore (in fact, off-planet) banking practices, all run by a shadowy figure only known as "The Soup Dragon".
||She didn't exactly put up much of a fight, though ...
||which stupid election, blissy?