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So take a guess at the 2nd most popular hobby in Britain

So take a guess at the 2nd most popular hobby in Britain

Old Jun 19th 2011, 6:29 am
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Default So take a guess at the 2nd most popular hobby in Britain

Alright so I will refrain from providing (or confirming) the answer till either someone stumbles upon the right answer or the thread goes into page 2 , whichever comes first.

What is Britain's 2nd most popular hobby.

Angling is # 1
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Old Jun 19th 2011, 6:31 am
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Old Jun 19th 2011, 6:57 am
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Default Re: So take a guess at the 2nd most popular hobby in Britain

Originally Posted by Boomhauer View Post
Alright so I will refrain from providing (or confirming) the answer till either someone stumbles upon the right answer or the thread goes into page 2 , whichever comes first.

What is Britain's 2nd most popular hobby.

Angling is # 1
Angling is number 1 who did the research? Angling Today Magazine?

Number 2 must be something else a bit left-field, Stamp Collecting?
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Old Jun 19th 2011, 7:02 am
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Default Re: So take a guess at the 2nd most popular hobby in Britain

Originally Posted by Boomhauer View Post
Alright so I will refrain from providing (or confirming) the answer till either someone stumbles upon the right answer or the thread goes into page 2 , whichever comes first.

What is Britain's 2nd most popular hobby.

Angling is # 1
Dogging?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXzaVOk_Ydk
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Old Jun 19th 2011, 8:04 am
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Default Re: So take a guess at the 2nd most popular hobby in Britain

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Alright so I will refrain from providing (or confirming) the answer till either someone stumbles upon the right answer or the thread goes into page 2 , whichever comes first.

What is Britain's 2nd most popular hobby.

Angling is # 1
"Watching television"............?
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Old Jun 19th 2011, 8:20 am
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Watching telly is a past time not a hobby.
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Default Re: So take a guess at the 2nd most popular hobby in Britain

Considering Britain's ageing population, I’d say its Gardening
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Default Re: So take a guess at the 2nd most popular hobby in Britain

Originally Posted by Boomhauer View Post
Alright so I will refrain from providing (or confirming) the answer till either someone stumbles upon the right answer or the thread goes into page 2 , whichever comes first.

What is Britain's 2nd most popular hobby.

Angling is # 1
I'd say DIY/Home improvement based on all the Home Improvement TV shows these days.

Unless going to the pub is a hobby?

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Watching telly is a past time not a hobby.
That was my point - I was guessing some people in 21st Century Britain would have called it a 'hobby'.............
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Default Re: So take a guess at the 2nd most popular hobby in Britain

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I'd say DIY/Home improvement based on all the Home Improvement TV shows these days.

Unless going to the pub is a hobby?

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Don't think it is 'Going to the Pub.' That used to be an Occupation rather than a Hobby for some. Besides, so many pubs are now closed.
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Default Re: So take a guess at the 2nd most popular hobby in Britain

Well if # 1 is fishing # 2 is either darts or sex ?
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Watching football or shopping.
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Complaining about things?
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Default Re: So take a guess at the 2nd most popular hobby in Britain

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Complaining about things?
That's not a hobby, that's a national pre-occupation...
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