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Old 19 September 2006, 10:40   #1
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traffic warden hates me!

do you think he picks on me!
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Old 19 September 2006, 11:00   #2
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What's the reg no. of that Jago? I had FTR 951X for years. A 1300 X-flow Ford engine with a few subtle mods, excellent hard-top and soft-top options and the most amazing Wolfrace seats. I loved it.
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could be because your tax disk is out of date 06/06!
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oh never mind about the tax disc

yer the car is great fun, i have just brought a 1970s chevey flat bed 4x4 with a holden v8 should go well my brother is using for the next month till i get there he said its wicked to drive.
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hahahaha someone else they are w***ers arnt they?
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pop - i used to think like this too (don't get me wrong I have had quite few treats like this - and the "green meanies" in edinburgh are as bad as anywhere) but recently a friend of mine pointed out that they are actually working!

10 years ago finding a parking space in edinburgh was a nightmare. now it is actually fairly certain that you can find parking relatively close to your city centre destination. the differentiator appears to be that people park for the period they have paid for and then move on. to be fair if we just work with the system then we don't get fined (sorry if I am sounding holier than thou - not the intention as my fine record would show!)
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Didn't Edinburgh get rid of 1000's of parking places in the early 90s ?
Is it a fact that people just don't bother going in to town centres anymore so it seems like there are more parking places. From what you read Town centre shops are suffering a massive downturn. Is it all because of the Internet or because the local Council consider car driving shoppers to be cash cows.
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i would pay to park but i pay way to much in fines to pay to park as well

2% of traffic wardens are human the rest are from outa space, you know the little t**t that hides around the corner waiting for the second hand to reach 60 or even worse the ones that writes you a ticket pretending he cant hear you when your 30cm away.

all in all its worth the money who else can you use as a verbal punch bag 6days a week from 8am to 6pm.
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