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Old 24th January 2019, 09:27 AM
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Well done, MJ.
You do know that we love you, don't you.
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Old 7th February 2019, 02:03 PM
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How many peoples are coming via A39 MJ. and are you Torrington bound from Copplestone?

If so i'll supply pasties in a layby, but one might have to be on transported on for Mike.
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Old 7th February 2019, 02:21 PM
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How many peoples are coming via A39 MJ. and are you Torrington bound from Copplestone?

If so i'll supply pasties in a layby, but one might have to be on transported on for Mike.
Oooooo a pasty pie! 'Ansome!
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Old 7th February 2019, 02:52 PM
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It's on the way from Falmouth (made in Penryn) already:

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Old 7th February 2019, 06:36 PM
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I'm travelling down on the Thursday, staying overnight and visiting MJ on Friday, before trolling to Falmouth.
Not sorted routes/timetable yet.
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Old 7th February 2019, 07:22 PM
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I'm travelling down on the Thursday, staying overnight and visiting MJ on Friday, before trolling to Falmouth.
Not sorted routes/timetable yet.
I'm just going to follow you... in a cloud of black smoke!
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Old 7th February 2019, 10:26 PM
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I'm just going to follow you... in a cloud of black smoke!

Black smoke?

What black smoke?

Me?

At least you have noticed me
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Old 7th February 2019, 10:44 PM
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Black smoke?

What black smoke?

Me?

At least you have noticed me
Got it on video somewhere. The only problem is there's too much smoke to see the registration!
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Old 8th February 2019, 12:54 AM
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Got it on video somewhere. The only problem is there's too much smoke to see the registration!

Wondered how long it would take before somebody realised why I do that.
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Old 8th February 2019, 10:21 AM
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Wondered how long it would take before somebody realised why I do that.
Great idea!

Should we call you tc007 or Ray Bond (licenced to pollute)?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I5FhlzDYl-M

Do you have a switch that releases oil onto the road too?

(actually, I think most 8s of a certain age probably do that automatically)
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