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Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by ShiftZZ, Jul 29, 2014.

  1. ShiftZZ

    ShiftZZ Funster Life Member

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    Anyone got one? Need some info. please..

    Ta
     
  2. JJ

    JJ Funster

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    My people tell me Mr Tootles is the man you need...


    JJ :cool:
     
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  3. Johns_Cross_Motorhomes

    Johns_Cross_Motorhomes Trader - Motorhome & Accessory Sales

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    Need a pink lifejacket then Dave? ::bigsmile:
     
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  4. Tootles

    Tootles Funster Deceased RIP

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    Me. Ask away, (If we are still talking, that is). :)
     
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  5. Peter & Elaine

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    Ken and Linda know the way of the river :love:
     
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  6. Tootles

    Tootles Funster Deceased RIP

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    He's sorted. He fell off one this afternoon, and wanted to know how to get out of the canal......(y)(y)
     
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  7. Peter & Elaine

    Peter & Elaine Funster

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    Bugger you didn't tell him did you:whistle:
     
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  8. Scattycat

    Scattycat Funster

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    We used to have one, lived on it for several years.

    What do you need to know? I'll help if I can
     
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  9. canopus

    canopus Funster Life Member

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    Ask away Dave :whistle:
     
  10. Tootles

    Tootles Funster Deceased RIP

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    Your all too late!!! He paid me the tenner!! (y)(y)
     
  11. Peter & Elaine

    Peter & Elaine Funster

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    He has never had a whole tenner his carer would not allow it she is not that daft(y)
     
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  12. Gizmouk

    Gizmouk Funster

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    Like a motorhome, but floats and takes locks a whole lot better.
    Hope that helps (y)
     
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  13. Puddleduck

    Puddleduck Funster Life Member

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    Doesn't go as fast either.
     
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  14. Chris

    Chris Funster Life Member

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    Well I jumped off one pi$$ed in the River Avon at Bristol about 30 years ago.

    Big risk of viells disease apparently.

    Or so said the policeman who met me at the quayside anyway:D
     
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    Popeye Funster Life Member

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    Now we're getting to the bottom of it.......:nerd:
     
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  16. canopus

    canopus Funster Life Member

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    Back in 2005, there was a young guy in his thirties called Scraggy who lived on an old working boat on Trent & Mersey Canal at Fradley Junction. He started with flu like symptoms and died within three weeks of Weils Disease which is spread via rats urine. :eek:
     
  17. ShiftZZ

    ShiftZZ Funster Life Member

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    Thanks all Tootles you are a star..
     
  18. Chris

    Chris Funster Life Member

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    Obviously I didn't catch it cos I couldn't spell it:whistle:
     
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  19. Peter & Elaine

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    Leptospirosis (y):D:D:LOL::LOL:
     
  20. Portland

    Portland Funster

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    We tried one out but it had complications!:whistle: NO brakes!! run the bugger up the bankside. :eek:
     

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