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Old 11 March 2013, 18:55   #21
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Sheet ice on the roads in Brighton tonight. Had to put the snow chains on just to get up a hill on the way home!
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Old 11 March 2013, 19:10   #22
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6 hours, 6 feckin hours, I can't believe it, took me 6 hours to get from Barnsley to Ely, 147 miles. 6 feckin hours............. 1/2" of snow, A1 shut in 2 places, M1 nose to tail for 20 odd miles. Did I mention 6 hours...............
As in Ely (Cambridge) can't believe it took you SIX HOURS and with 12 mm of snow that's outrageous don't them flat landers know how to drive
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Pah 6 hours. That's nothing. My postponed flight has now been cancelled again with the earliest flight not now 'til Thursday
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I've got icicles on my van!
Let me know when you want to change that - we're selling a few of those now!
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Change it? It's only done 160,000 miles. Barely run in!
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Old 12 March 2013, 09:32   #26
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Change it? It's only done 160,000 miles. Barely run in!
They are brilliant vans - we have a twin turbo facelift one in and I just took it down to put some diesel in it - What a rocket ship! We convert them to day van spec with an extra row of seats and trim them out nicely - https://www.facebook.com/BLSCars
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Old 12 March 2013, 14:28   #27
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This was what it was like today near where I live -

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Old 12 March 2013, 14:35   #28
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Wow anyone with jet skis on Jersey want to get them converted with all that snow when was the last time the Channel Islands had snow like that ?
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When's the sequel with martini ploughing through it in his Rangie?

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when was the last time the Channel Islands had snow like that ?
40 years ago they tell us.
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Old 12 March 2013, 15:01   #30
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40 years ago they tell us.
Yep, today exceed our last decent snowfall in '79 (I vaguely remember it but I was only 5!)

0730 We were digging out a Unimog it was that bad. I saw cars abandoned in the roads in the NW which were buried up to the roof!

The L322 Rangie performed admirably, only needed the shovel a couple of times
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