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    The problem right now is that nobody knows the...

    The problem right now is that nobody knows the answer, bacause nobody knows which way the political winds will blow. The only certainty is that councils will seize the opportunity to cash in, and...
  2. If your windscreen is very greasy, the solution...

    If your windscreen is very greasy, the solution is "Barkeeper's Friend", applied using a damp paper towel, and rinsed off with plenty of water, then dry the glass and clean it with Stoners' Invisible...
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    Usually, in the parallel universe that is Formula...

    Usually, in the parallel universe that is Formula 1, if any rumour is strongly denied, it means that there's some truth in it:
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    Haven't got it yet! :winkskull:

    Haven't got it yet! :winkskull:
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    All very nice watches, Michael. I have a...

    All very nice watches, Michael.

    I have a particular fondness for the Railmaster, and I could be tempted by the FOIS were it not for the fact that I appear to have accidentally bought something...
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    I really enjoyed that, thank you.

    I really enjoyed that, thank you.
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    The non-zeroing chrono is a symptom of a broken...

    The non-zeroing chrono is a symptom of a broken Centre Chrono Wheel, which are rarer than a rare thing, and unique to the 6138 movement.

    As far as I know, no pattern part is available, so the only...
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    I had a rant about a local chap and his Jack...

    I had a rant about a local chap and his Jack Russell, which rushes at me, jumping up and trying to bite me even though he has the ruddy thing on an extendable lead.

    I haven't seen him for a few...
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    TV Licence Scam

    I received an email today from ""UpdateŠtvlicensing-support.co.uk" <supportvlicensingacc@cgocable.ca> telling me that my Direct Debit for my TV licence had not been paid.

    I checked on my bank...
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    It's a long established law of motoring that the...

    It's a long established law of motoring that the driver of the most expensive car gets the right of way, as they can afford a better lawyer.

    I'm not sure if it still holds, given the high...
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    If anybody wants to watch a good documentary on a...

    If anybody wants to watch a good documentary on a very talented British racing driver, may I recommend:
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    While we're on the subject of "Good News", Sophia...

    While we're on the subject of "Good News", Sophia Floersch seems to have made a full recovery from her spectacular and horrifying crash at Macau:

    http://sophiafloersch.info

    And there appears to...
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    Thank goodness! After the uninspiring and...

    Thank goodness! After the uninspiring and unremitting dreariness that is Sochi, F1 is back at a proper circuit this weekend - you know, one that's a bit narrow, follows the natural contours of the...
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    Money.

    Money.
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    Ireland might be in danger of embarrassment...

    Ireland might be in danger of embarrassment here...
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    Fair point, and Cosworth probably had far fewer...

    Fair point, and Cosworth probably had far fewer staff. But nowadays it's more complicated than that, and a lot of intense development is needed at a macro level, including the fuels and oils. I...
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    I couldn't agree more, although I'd prefer to...

    I couldn't agree more, although I'd prefer to have Big Joe on the left wing. I think that Jack Nowell should return quite soon, but he's been through the mill recently, having an operation on an...
  18. My sister's Audi has automatic headlight dipping,...

    My sister's Audi has automatic headlight dipping, which dips the lights when the sensor detects the lights of another car approaching.

    It also dips the lights when they reflect light from road...
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    Why didn't Owen Farrell have an HIA yesterday...

    Why didn't Owen Farrell have an HIA yesterday after the "tackle" where he clearly received a heavy contact to his head, and the player who hit him was sent off?
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    As I don't have any wet paint to watch at the...

    As I don't have any wet paint to watch at the moment, and the weather's looking a bit damp, I'm currently watching FP1.

    Aero runs seem to be the order of the day, which means running at as...
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    Some old Seikos: ...

    Some old Seikos:

    https://image.ibb.co/ntB6Sm/P1010100.jpg

    https://image.ibb.co/bZp4DR/P1010105.jpg

    https://image.ibb.co/i8ZFL6/DSC-0002.jpg

    https://image.ibb.co/jKYWtR/P1000750.jpg
  22. The interior of the Jazz is a thing of wonder,...

    The interior of the Jazz is a thing of wonder, and such an intelligent use of space - the previous Mrs P has had three of them, and I never ceased to be amazed how much junk she could cart around in...
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    Quoted for posterity.

    Quoted for posterity.
  24. Not true. My Golf GTI has the passenger side...

    Not true. My Golf GTI has the passenger side mirror which adjusts automatically to enable the driver to see the kerb when reverse gear is engaged, as long as the mirror adjuster is set to "L".
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    I think that the Riva Aquarama is a thing of...

    I think that the Riva Aquarama is a thing of exquisite beauty, and to have one powered by a brace of Lamborghini V12's must be close to a religious experience.

    Back in the late 1980's Class 1...
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