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    Re: Little things that annoy you

    Lloyds Banks here in Swindon this morning I faced 2 cashiers dealing with 2 customers with huge bags of coins :@

    I turned on my heel and buggered off to Greggs for sausage rolls and a latte.
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    Still a relatively new aircraft and faults will occur as has happened in the past to aircraft like the de Havilland Comet and the unfortunate Vickers Valiant "V" Bomber which sadly had to be...
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    This could mean some sleepless nights for some of us if he produces a promotion team straight out of the box.

    I'm praying for instant failure.
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    Only the 1st Battalion of the Momentum Volunteers armed with vicious looking molotov milkshakes ;)
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    Didn't realise the Spectator had a laptop paywall. I read the full article on my phone whilst drinking tea in bed.

    Try this...

    https://uk.news.yahoo.com/time-queen-hid-bush-avoid-085000686.html
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    None better than having to host President Nicolae Ceausescu of Romania after Harold Wilson organised a state visit in 1978. Apparently she considered him a "frightful little man."
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    I don't disagree with your point of view and it's something that has to be thrashed out. Knowing the British public's passion for the NHS they might just back off and concentrate on the many other...
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    Re: Chiefs off to HQ

    Heart breaking wasn't it. I always worry when the making substitutions when it doesn't look necessary at the time - and so soon after the start of the 2nd half seems odd.

    Still, 4 visits to HQ in...
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    Oh dear...

    http://home.bt.com/news/uk-news/why-do-security-scares-and-hijacked-planes-fly-to-stansted-airport-11364282432174
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    We really don't know the answer to that Mr DB and it's something that needs looking into thoroughly. I guessing we could say that foreign interference into something so beloved by the British citizen...
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    This I know about as I lost my wife to cancer of the cervix 6 years this November. I'm not sure that "all" talcum powders used in a certain way are not to blame. I know it's difficult for some, if...
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    Re: Things you dont see anymore

    Didn't Whitbread get out of the beer trade altogether? I'm almost certain that they owned Costa Coffee shops before selling it on to Coca Cola for 3.5bn.
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    Never went in there although up to 1965 I lived in the large grey flat roofed house on the end of Russel Terrace behind the hotel. you can see where I mean from the Richmond rd car park.

    As a...
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    Re: What was the last pub you visited...

    Called into the Eight Bells, Fairford, Glos, last week. The usual dart match was in full flow. :(
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    I must admit Arthur that I'm pretty much in the dark about some of the things he's supposed to have said. However, hasn't he modified some of things he formerly said by suggesting those who could...
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    Which is their cunning plan all along - unless one or more states has the courage to withstand the coming whirlwind that would descend on them.
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    The first thing is that our Franco/German chums will not only fill their boots moneywise but that they'll be in the position to say which member state gets what gear and when. You can also bank on...
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    When Whitbread took over the brewery under the iron bridge (St Ann's Ales ?) didn't they use "Poacher brown ale" on their own label?

    Similarly, didn't "Whitbread Trophy" bitter come about after...
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    Thanks for that Hants but I think Ill give it a miss.
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    Bleeding Whitbread Tankard. Used to drink it in The Pack Horse until I figure out that it was the cause me having to creep downstairs to drink a gallon of water. Worse than Chinese food for making...
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    Re: Things you dont see anymore

    Watneys Red Barrel
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    May have used the wrong wording (still trying to locate the actual article it was mentioned in). However, France/Germany have a habit of getting their way and I believe rule changes could be heading...
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    Interference in our politics is nothing new. I daresay the same delegates who welcomed Clinton's arrival are dead against that of Trumps.
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    When I suggested many moons ago that the "aspiration" for an EU army was always the long term plan, Hermann jumped in to inform me that for such an army to exist it would need the agreement of the...
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    Is this up to date?

    https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/6745786/nato-contributions-country-who-pay-most-least-2-percent-gdp-target-trump/
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