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Old 08 June 2006, 15:35   #51
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I just park at pump where the filler is on the other side and have to pull the fuel hose over the roof of the shogun - nobody ever questions as you are struggling with the hose and never think that you are not filling the car up but a 25l fuel tank

Also saw an Enviornment Agency RIB filling up this week at a Petrol Station

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Old 09 June 2006, 00:04   #52
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Originally Posted by Nasher
Normally get a 'Oh thats looks like fun' from the Girlie behind the counter, but she's talking about the boat not me.


You'd be surprised what you can get away with-ask her if she fancies a ride...

I managed to persuade a rather attractive blonde WPC to come for a ride on my bike at Stonehenge in the middle of the solstice 3 years ago like that. Her colleague had originally come over to bollock me for parking on the verge.

Guess who didn't get a ticket!
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Old 09 June 2006, 01:59   #53
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Old 09 June 2006, 09:14   #54
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I use the same Morrisons as Nasher - never had a problem whether towing the rib or just filling up 2 25l portable fuel tanks - mind I'm usually filling the disco as well so even at their prices they make some money out of me


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