[Talk-GB] Fwd: In mainland Britain, you are never more than 34 miles from a pub.

Dan S danstowell+osm at gmail.com
Wed Jun 11 21:28:16 UTC 2014


2014-06-11 21:52 GMT+01:00 Craig Wallace <craigw84 at fastmail.fm>:
> On 2014-06-08 16:28, Dan S wrote:
>>
>> Hi all,
>>
>> In mainland Britain, you are never more than 34 miles from a pub.
>> http://mcld.co.uk/feet-from-a-rat/pub.html
>>
>> And luckily, in mainland Britain, you are never more than 30 miles
>> from a public toilet.
>> http://mcld.co.uk/feet-from-a-rat/public-toilet.html
>
>
> Several of the calculations seem to be including the Mull as part of
> mainland Britain, ie churches and golf courses. It is definitely an island.

Thanks. I intended to exclude it but didn't quite - now fixed.

> As for public toilets, must be a few missing from the map. I think there's
> toilets in Thurso and Bettyhill, though it has been a few years since I
> visited these.

Yes - I didn't actually plan this as a nudge to update the north of
Scotland! But if anyone does help fill in some gaps that it reveals,
that would be neat.

Best
Dan



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