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55 minutes ago, Harriytait said:

I live in Bracklesham, I was scrolling through this thread half expecting to see my driveway and a caption along the lines of *local scrappy* 

A fair amount of the rammel I have seen has been Brack/Witt/Birdham, including the Iveco Daily with the Bedford CF nose grafted onto it

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Just now, Crackers said:

99% sure this is an old giffer's (in Chi? shocker!) daily driver, I see it out and about in all weather and it's in really good nick!

Yes I’ve seen it a few times. Can’t remember where I took that particular photo, been deleted off my iCloud for a while now. I think it’s off North Street

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3 hours ago, dozeydustman said:

First call on bin deliveries yesterday morning.


It’s 2300

Bang on the door at 6am and ask him if it’s for sale and tell him how seeing it brought a tear to your eye, that it was probably the best car Rover ever made and that it would go to a ‘good’ home. When he says ‘no it’s been in the family generations’ tell him they were fucking shit and you have seen loads up for sale for £300. Film him whilst doing this. 

Then post it up on PistonHeads bemoaning how it’s a disgrace that it’s allowed to sit there and that in any just society it would be yours and that if it’s not used it would be yours. Then post some really fucking annoying YouTube video full of false facts and footage of you driving along a track almost on the cusp of orgasm about how it’s actually rides better than your new MG3. Then do a series of hard luck videos about how you’ve had to sell the fucker for £15,995, until one evening you end up swapping it for £10 worth of gas top up. 

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