IF you see it - tell the police

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  1. normanandsue

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    Hi guys, I am posting this for a friend

    "I have woken up this morning to find that my VW camper van "Cherry" has been stolen from around the corner from my house in Cathays, Cardiff. I found my van while traveling in Australia and shipped it back myself so it is in very good rust free condition and has a tremendous amount of sentimental value due to the amount of traveling we have done in her. She is red with a white pop top & white bumpers. She has some unique Australian features including white bull bars on the front with chrome spot lights either side of the front mounted spare wheel and a red sun visor over the front bay window. At the back she has a silver tow bar and on the back window there are Volkswagen Garage stickers for VW garages in Australia.
    Please help me bring me van home!"

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  2. Tootles

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    What a bummer! :Sad: Hope you get it returned soon. Please keep us up to speed if anything develops.
     
  3. wizzer59

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    Bastards :Angry: will keep em peeled as someone once said:Eeek:
     
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    Reminds me to buy one of those cheap trackers, got to be better than nothing:Sad:
     
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  5. ourcampersbeentrashed

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    circulated in London xxxxx & on facebook
     
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    And on Merseyside gateway to Ireland,Have the ferry ports been alerted?
     
  7. Wayward traveler

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    My beatson tip driveon trailer went August last year
    Very distinctive one off trailer
    Never seen since stolen
    Believe gypsies took it
    Low life scum of the earth

    Hope you have better luck
    Mine was not insured agains theft :(
     
  8. triclops

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    Posted on Facebook - do hope you get your van back in one piece.
    And the thieving scroats get caught!:swear:
     
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    looking out in Kent area.:thumb:
     
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    Absolutely gutted for you. :Sad: Will keep a look out in our neck of the woods, close to Dover ferries and tunnel.

    Allan
     
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    My Boss just came up with a thought...(she does sometimes). It's Glastonbury weekend. Campers have been known to 'disappear' just before the festival. They are used as accommodation, then dumped before the show traffic thins out. Maybe worth a try phoning Avon and Somerset Police, explaining your thoughts. They have cameras all over the place.
     
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    Regret to report this motorhome is still missing
     
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    Posted on Facebook.
    Hope they get their pride and joy back and the thieving gits lose the use of their hands :mad::mad::mad:
     
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    Also posted on Facebook. Hope you get it back.
     
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