Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum

Welcome to the home for Honda SilverWing and everyone interested. This is a place to ask questions, share, and learn about the SilverWing and its dedicated riders. Please post an introduction when you join as a sign of Courtesy.
 
HomeCalendarGalleryFAQSearchRegisterLog in
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Latest topics
» Silver Wing Colors
by Flyingpanman Today at 05:42

» A hillbilly goes hunting
by exavid Today at 00:13

» Oil Leak at Oil Filter?
by oldwingguy Yesterday at 16:06

» Hard to find a career
by exavid Yesterday at 15:08

» very low mileage engine and trans
by siataukreg Tue 05 Dec 2017, 18:04

» Masks on SW 2001 600cc
by siataukreg Tue 05 Dec 2017, 17:55

» Newbie from UK
by SteveSilverWing Tue 05 Dec 2017, 15:19

» 2014 silverwing for sale
by sootyfanclub Mon 04 Dec 2017, 19:30

» Introducing Myself
by "Hi Yo" Mon 04 Dec 2017, 13:35

» Fork springs
by MadDog Sun 03 Dec 2017, 07:54

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search
free forum
 
Share | 
 

 London Attack 4th June

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
DodgetheRog
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider
avatar

Number of posts : 53
Age : 52
Location : Letchworth, United Kingom
Points : 258
Registration date : 2017-05-30

PostSubject: London Attack 4th June   Sun 04 Jun 2017, 04:39

Woke this morning to the news that 7 people have been killed and 48 injured in a terrorist attack in London late last night.

Three attackers in a van mowed down pedestrians before leaving the vehicle and indiscriminately stabbing people. Armed Police shot and killed all three of them. One was wearing a fake 'explosive device' and witnesses claim islamic slogans were being used during the attack.

I work with a number of people who live and work in that area and my thoughts are with them and any of the members here who may be affected.

Back to top Go down
http://www.krfitness.co.uk
Cosmic_Jumper
Site Admin
avatar

Number of posts : 2442
Age : 74
Location : damn near Philadelphia, PA
Points : 5915
Registration date : 2009-06-12

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Sun 04 Jun 2017, 06:33

I'm sure that I speak for us all here on this side of the pond in extending our sincere condolences to all our British cousins in this time of sorrow. Condolences indeed to all our european cousins who are suffering this evil.

Tim
Back to top Go down
DodgetheRog
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider
avatar

Number of posts : 53
Age : 52
Location : Letchworth, United Kingom
Points : 258
Registration date : 2017-05-30

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Sun 04 Jun 2017, 06:40

Thanks Tim. We carry on, won't let them break us down like this.
Back to top Go down
http://www.krfitness.co.uk
oldwingguy
Silver Wing Expert
Silver Wing Expert


Number of posts : 663
Location : Hocking Hills U.S.A.
Points : 1401
Registration date : 2016-01-29

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Sun 04 Jun 2017, 06:46

Condolences, a sad state of affairs no matter where they occur.
Back to top Go down
Old Limey
Silver Wing Expert
Silver Wing Expert
avatar

Number of posts : 782
Age : 73
Location : BOLTON LANCASHIRE ENGLAND
Points : 3583
Registration date : 2010-06-09

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Sun 04 Jun 2017, 12:31

After the Manchester attack (l live ten miles away from Manchester) we were told these people were "known" to the security people. No doubt the same will be said of these murderers in London. The trouble in both our countries is that we know these people are here to do us harm but, they are still allowed to walk freely amongst us.
Back to top Go down
Winger61
Silver Wing Rider
Silver Wing Rider
avatar

Number of posts : 422
Age : 68
Location : Louth, Lincolnshire, UK
Points : 3062
Registration date : 2010-10-15

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Sun 04 Jun 2017, 13:05

DodgetheRog wrote:
Thanks Tim. We carry on, won't let them break us down like this.

If we stop going about our normal lives, it means the terrorists have won. This must never happen. I firmly believe that this is not about religion - it never was, it's about nothing more than terror.

These people were shouting "This for Allah" - if they believed in Islam, they would know it is a religion of peace, not murder.
And no, I'm not a Muslim, I am proud to be a member of the Salvation Army.

To quote Bob Dylan, "How many deaths will it take 'til they know that too many people have died?"

The darkness will never overcome the light, the light will always win. We must believe this.
Back to top Go down
DodgetheRog
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider
avatar

Number of posts : 53
Age : 52
Location : Letchworth, United Kingom
Points : 258
Registration date : 2017-05-30

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Sun 04 Jun 2017, 13:15

I'll be training it down to London Kings Cross tomorrow morning like I do every Monday. I expect to see upgraded security - armed Police etc - but as to being afraid? Nope.
Back to top Go down
http://www.krfitness.co.uk
DickO
Silver Wing Expert
Silver Wing Expert
avatar

Number of posts : 868
Age : 72
Location : Harveyville, Kansas
Points : 4242
Registration date : 2008-12-23

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Sun 04 Jun 2017, 13:50

Just want to add my own "Amen" to Tim's comments.
Back to top Go down
steve_h80
Touring Scooter Rider
Touring Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 344
Location : Teesdale, UK
Points : 977
Registration date : 2016-05-15

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Sun 04 Jun 2017, 14:01

The nut cases will not win.
Back to top Go down
twlguy
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 2
Age : 63
Location : East MO
Points : 194
Registration date : 2017-06-04

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Sun 04 Jun 2017, 14:02

The content of the original post has been deleted.

Perhaps the new member will extend the courtesy of Introducing himself to the forum when he comes to terms with the fact that this forum is a discussion of Honda Silverwings.

Continued vitrolic posts will be deleted and the member risks banning.

Tim
Back to top Go down
sonuvabug
Maxi-Scooter Rider
Maxi-Scooter Rider
avatar

Number of posts : 190
Location : Mid-Western Ontario Canada
Points : 2868
Registration date : 2010-09-15

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Sun 04 Jun 2017, 14:55

Cosmic_Jumper wrote:
I'm sure that I speak for us all here on this side of the pond in extending our sincere condolences to all our British cousins in this time of sorrow. Condolences indeed to all our European cousins who are suffering this evil.  Tim

Well stated Tim ... you certainly speak for this Canuk.

twlguy wrote:
... snipped ... I would be glad to discuss terror, history, politics, and religion on another forum, not here.

Good call.  Those kinds of discussions are best held elsewhere.
Back to top Go down
Modernman1953
Touring Scooter Rider
Touring Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 342
Location : Yuma, AZ
Points : 941
Registration date : 2016-06-01

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Mon 05 Jun 2017, 00:53

My condolences to the people in London who were attacked.

We just had a right wing nut job go off in Portland, killing two people who come to the aid of some Muslim teenage girls who were being berated by the right wing killer, who stabbed the two who were coming to their aid.

I say, time to lock this thread before the flaming starts on Muslims and more conspiracy theories.

Back to top Go down
DodgetheRog
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider
avatar

Number of posts : 53
Age : 52
Location : Letchworth, United Kingom
Points : 258
Registration date : 2017-05-30

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Mon 05 Jun 2017, 01:45

Modernman1953 wrote:


I say, time to lock this thread before the flaming starts on Muslims and more conspiracy theories.


Yes please. I didn't start this thread to cause an argument.
Back to top Go down
http://www.krfitness.co.uk
Meldrew
Silver Wing Guru
Silver Wing Guru
avatar

Number of posts : 2762
Location : York, North Yorkshire, England UK
Points : 5402
Registration date : 2010-11-16

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Mon 05 Jun 2017, 05:22

cliffyk wrote:
If these inhumane savages want a stand-up fight come to my driveway: myself and my deplorable gun-clinging neighbors will give them a night to remember...

I don't remember ever reading any outrage on here from you or anyone else when someone's deplorable gun-clinging neighbour has gone on a random shooting spree in a shopping mall, cinema, high school, or college campus. This happens a lot more frequently than terrorist outrages in the US.

But I agree with others that this sensitive topic has no place on a maxi scooter forum.

I'm also curious why topics about the oldest living tree on the planet, and weird theories about ancient civilisations are being aired on here. scratch
Back to top Go down
Cosmic_Jumper
Site Admin
avatar

Number of posts : 2442
Age : 74
Location : damn near Philadelphia, PA
Points : 5915
Registration date : 2009-06-12

PostSubject: Re: London Attack 4th June   Mon 05 Jun 2017, 06:19

Your concerns are duly noted. Inappropriate posts have been deleted. This topic is locked.
Back to top Go down
 
London Attack 4th June
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» London Attack 4th June
» BraziBikers London to Brighton Sunday 19th June 2016
» Chris Ashton attacked in London nightclub.
» Brazi Bikers 2017 - London to Brighton Bike Ride 18th June 2017
» Breaking - London Bridge Terror Attack

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum :: General :: General Chat-
Jump to: