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  1. try this http://www.ebay.co.uk/gds/How-to-spot-counterfeit-Gillette-MACH-3-blades-/10000000014482836/g.html
  2. Doncaster and Rotherham lost money but I think Sheffield did not https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2008/oct/10/localgovernment-iceland ---------- Post added 25-06-2017 at 20:19 ---------- Doncaster and Rotherham lost money but I think Sheffield did not https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2008/oct/10/localgovernment-iceland
  3. This may help https://www.sheffield.gov.uk/home/your-city-council/lord-mayor
  4. Don't worry we will be safe, our trident submarines use Windows XP for Submarines https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/ukgovernment/2008/12/17/windows-for-submarines/the
  5. When I started working with the European Space Research Organisation in the late 60's there were 2 official working languages, French and English. Countdowns for launches were in French if the project scientist was French, any other any nationality it would be in English except one Welsh scientist insisted doing a practice in Welsh. The people who could master any language problem were the Dutch, maybe that's why the technical centre was in Holland.
  6. I find this quite interesting https://www.theregister.co.uk/2016/11/11/uk_f35s_heavy_overhaul_says_us/
  7. Even Spain is not safe from American Atomic bombs. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18689132 Spain waits for US to finish nuclear clean-up
  8. Interestingly the second person Mrs May visited after Trump was the Turkish President. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/ap/article-4166338/Britains-May-Turkey-talks-Erdogan.html
  9. Yesterday I reported a blocked sewer at at 9 am with Yorkshire Water. 30 mins later a man from Amey turned up and solved the problem of a blockage of very smelly poo, he also checked the drains by putting a camera down the drain. I was very impressed by quality of the service.
  10. The editor of the Daily Mail does very well out of the EU https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/mar/31/paul-dacre-eu-subsidies-hypocrisy-daily-mail-euro-lies
  11. I am old enough to remember the "good old days" when we had our sovereignty and I had to fill in ATA customs carnets just to get my research equipment in and out of Europe how easy it was when we joined. As for the hard border, Dover are already working on it and expecting Operation Stack every day, the old Manston Airport is contracted to park the trucks. https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/feb/20/post-brexit-customs-gridlock-could-choke-uk-trade-experts-warn
  12. It was Anne Widicome who said of Howard "there was something of the night about him"
  13. Could be that they don't travel well now they are made in Jankowice, Poland.
  14. Interesting comment in the Irish Times http://www.irishtimes.com/business/transport-and-tourism/uk-airlines-told-to-move-to-europe-after-brexit-or-lose-major-routes-1.3019952
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