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Old 24 November 2009, 17:11   #1
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Old 24 November 2009, 17:37   #3
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The photo that went in the paper rather than the crap one that was taken on station:
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so the old urban myth is correct then ,,firemen play table tennis and snooker all day and lifeboatmen spend all their time in pubs or drinking tea ,,well thats what the old public information films had us belive ,,, lol
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so the old urban myth is correct then ,,firemen play table tennis and snooker all day and lifeboatmen spend all their time in pubs or drinking tea ,,well thats what the old public information films had us belive ,,, lol
Not far from the truth.
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Heyup Chewy, is it proper tea or is it in little bags shaped like lifeboats? Also, how do you manage to make tea on a RIB in a force 8 gale?
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Heyup Chewy, is it proper tea or is it in little bags shaped like lifeboats? ?
dident hold much tea ,,especially the atlantic ones ,the severn class were better ,,,,lol,,only joking ,, its a good idea bam bam .,,,but jokes aside, its not a bad cup of tea ,only tea we drink at our house now and thats a lot of tea .
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