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Old 18 December 2011, 04:26   #11
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Hmm

240 miles

That will mean getting fuel in the Scillies. Expensive and awkward when I went there 5 years ago.

Think about going from Falmouth - it's only 60 miles and you can do it on a tankful?
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Old 18 December 2011, 06:00   #12
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240 miles

That will mean getting fuel in the Scillies. Expensive and awkward when I went there 5 years ago.

Think about going from Falmouth - it's only 60 miles and you can do it on a tankful?
Not a problem I can carry enough fuel for both ways.
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Anyone know if the recent Initiative to lower fuel duty for outlieing, and Island communitys gets passed on to Visitors? It would certainly be another incentive to visit (And there by bring more. money to the local economy)...as this thread would indicate. Haveing spent plenty of Holidays in Cornwall though,... I may have an Inckling.
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IIRC last time I went there petrol was about 80p a litre on the mainland and 118p in St Marys.

Even with a reduction in duty it will be expensive.
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We were only talking about a repeat trip the other day.
yeh count me in .... Whisper your 4.7 will be perfect for a crossing, no prolem at all. Mine should be ready by then. New trailer arriving end of this week!
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We were only talking about a repeat trip the other day.
yeh count me in .... Whisper your 4.7 will be perfect for a crossing, no prolem at all. Mine should be ready by then. New trailer arriving end of this week!
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I've got a permit from the wife and if I get tired I can always stick the 4.7 on the deck of Nos's new Ballistic.... Bring on the noise
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