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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread Cork Tip Cigarettes.
    This might interest. https://www.dumaurier.org/dumauriercigarettes.php
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread Cork Tip Cigarettes.
    As I recall the cork tip was just that, not a filter, a thin layer of cork round the tip to stop the paper getting wet and soggy...
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread Telephone scams 2020.
    I read something somewhere the other day about vulnerable people being cold called and sold service plans for their washing machines...
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread Telephone scams 2020.
    A new one maybe? A call this morning, the lady called me by name then said "It's about your washing machine warranty." then rang off...
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread THE COST OF PROGRESS.
    No mention of if the occupants/owners were rehoused or compensated for the destruction of their properties and businesses.
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread In the Garden 2020.
    "Birdwatchers have descended on a salt marsh to see a bird not seen in Britain for 40 years." :) Does that suggest that forty years ago...
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread Computer help please..
    Pop it 'Xtra-PC' into Google and see the reams of 'It's a 'Scam' videos that come up. :)
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread printing problem.
    With both my old HP and Epson printers I used compatible cartridges, the story that Epson blocked the use of third party cartridges is...
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread THE COST OF PROGRESS.
    Clearwell Gloucestershire. It had three pubs, a church and two shops, one a post office, plus a small confectionery shop run from an old...
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread THE COST OF PROGRESS.
    I suppose I 'worked from home' since 1965, we lived over the shop and my workshop and petrol forecourt were just outside. :). That...
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread printing problem.
    Not now but I've had one before. There's a lot of help for them on the hP...
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread Telephone scams 2020.
    A new variation of the Scamazon calls over the last few days. the call starts with "Your call is important to us please hold." then some...
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    We have a Cock Inn locally here, An office lady entertaining an American visitor wound him up with the story about a thief being chased...
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread HS2 Archaeology.
    I note that the tree climbers are back out trying to disrupt the progress of HS2, they are damaging the 'bat habitat' that they're so...
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    Eric Gibson replied to the thread Whites Removals.
    Whites moved us from Birmingham to the Forest of Dean in September 1965
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