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  1. BobT

    BobT Trader - Tour Operator

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    Retired at last!
    I've sold the business and intend spending the rest of my time on earth drifting around Europe in the 'van, visiting shows and as many vineyards as I can find.
    I enjoyed running the business and met some really great motorhomers - plus the inevitable few a**holes.

    I look forward to meeting up with a few funsters in some lovely remote spot - please don't introduce yourself if you're one of a**holes!

    Bob Thornton
     
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    dylan Read Only Funster

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    Congratulations - enjoy :thumb:
     
  3. Jim

    Jim Ringleader

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    Enjoy your retirement Bob:thumb:
     
  4. Carol

    Carol Funster Life Member

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    Wishing you all the best for your new life ahead of you, sounds good keep us posted on the travels.
     
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    Happy retirement Bob, you'll soon wonder why you took so long to knock this work thing on the head!:Laughing:
     
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    :thumb:Congratulations:thumb:
    Minus the A**eholes how will you notice any difference, you appear to be planning to do more or less the same as your previous work?:Laughing:
     
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    Ralph-n-Bev Funster

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    Wishing you a long, healthy, happy retirement :BigGrin:
    Hope you enjoy every moment.
     
  8. BobT

    BobT Trader - Tour Operator

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    Message for Taran

    When I started the company I used to lead all of the tours myself, but as it grew this became impossible and I was stuck in the office throughout the year, planning and organising tours which sounded absolutely wonderful.
    Perhaps you can now understand my reasons for "drifting around Europe".

    Bob
     
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    Viennese Funster

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    Perhaps you can organise

    a mass drift for Fun!!! Welcome anyway!

    Catherine
     
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    Being English, rather than American, isn't it a***hole and not a**hole?
     
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