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by leafie
Sun Feb 21, 2016 3:19 pm
Forum: Stolen!
Topic: Was XBU911 ever found?
Replies: 21
Views: 7363

Re: Was XBU911 ever found?

It hasn't been seen since, we do still keep an eye out for it around Manchester as well as cars that look like they could be it having gone through the usual ID change. There have been a couple of false alarms but sadly they have come to nothing so far.
by leafie
Fri Feb 19, 2016 11:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Opinions please
Replies: 13
Views: 2244

Re: Opinions please

Chris Williams wrote:Its looking decidedly less 'cluttered',more photos to follow of the items I'll sell
Looking good :D
by leafie
Mon Feb 01, 2016 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Concourse Dissapointment
Replies: 57
Views: 6819

Re: Concourse Dissapointment

If you see a vehicle advertised for sale which you feel may have questionable provenance please remember it is likely that the vendor is totally unaware of any issue. If you wish to contact a vendor with concerns could you at the same time ask them to contact the MMOC who will do all they can to ass...
by leafie
Sun Jan 24, 2016 2:55 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: So!
Replies: 53
Views: 7733

Re: So!

POMMReg wrote:Anyone located the "Northern Powerhouse"?
Me apparently, can't say I've noticed the electricity getting any cheaper. :D
by leafie
Sat Jan 23, 2016 10:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Practical Classics Traveller.
Replies: 1
Views: 909

Practical Classics Traveller.

Does anybody know if this is the famous Practical Classics restoration they had so much trouble with in the mid 90's? As I recall they welded a V shaped piece of metal into the floor.DVLA says that car was last on the road here in 94.

http://m.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C698783
by leafie
Sun Jan 10, 2016 10:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CMW47C Van logbook
Replies: 3
Views: 1064

CMW47C Van logbook

by leafie
Mon Dec 14, 2015 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got me thinking what do you do in yours?
Replies: 20
Views: 2922

Got me thinking what do you do in yours?

This got me thinking, I only eat my sandwiches in mine :( http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1955-Morris-Minor-spilt-screen-Hog-Roast-Car-great-buisness/321948024420?_trksid=p2045573.c100033.m2042&_trkparms=aid%3D111001%26algo%3DREC.SEED%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20131017132637%26meid%3Dc1c2e56405db4b61b8cb499a6ba102...
by leafie
Tue Dec 08, 2015 10:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Re-registering a 6 chr number plate?
Replies: 54
Views: 6352

Re: Re-registering a 6 chr number plate?

So come on lets not have a dig at this guy, its his right to do as he wishes Thanks Kennatt. Could I remind all posters to adhere to the Terms & Conditions as agreed to when you registered. Specifically the following point: 8. You agree not to negatively criticise any individual, organisation, prod...
by leafie
Sun Dec 06, 2015 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Re-registering a 6 chr number plate?
Replies: 54
Views: 6352

Re: Re-registering a 6 chr number plate?

Here's a complete car with 3/3 Reg number - it's says it is the 'original' yet non-tranferable - which can't be the case if it is the original.... Anyway - complete car for £550 - probably easier for her to change her name...... :lol: http://www.mmoc.org.uk/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=62312 This can happen...
by leafie
Sun Dec 06, 2015 6:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Re-registering a 6 chr number plate?
Replies: 54
Views: 6352

Re: Re-registering a 6 chr number plate?

If the plate is worth £3-4k to your wife then offer that for the car, then put the car in a classic car auction and any money back is a bonus. If they still won't move on price pay if your happy to and any money back at auction will get you back towards your £3-4k hopefully your wife gets what she ...
by leafie
Sun Dec 06, 2015 4:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Re-registering a 6 chr number plate?
Replies: 54
Views: 6352

Re: Re-registering a 6 chr number plate?

If the plate is worth £3-4k to your wife then offer that for the car, then put the car in a classic car auction and any money back is a bonus. If they still won't move on price pay if your happy to and any money back at auction will get you back towards your £3-4k hopefully your wife gets what she w...
by leafie
Sat Dec 05, 2015 8:30 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Tyson Fury heavyweight champion of the world
Replies: 16
Views: 2238

Re: Tyson Fury heavyweight champion of the world

irmscher wrote:Wythenshawe they don't have coats they have body armour :lol: .John Fury Tysons dad owns most of the airport parking near it.
There are countless companies on that gravy train, lots of roads in Woodhouse Park and parts of Peel Hall are airport parking in the summer. If only the owners knew :roll:
by leafie
Sat Dec 05, 2015 12:05 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Tyson Fury heavyweight champion of the world
Replies: 16
Views: 2238

Re: Tyson Fury heavyweight champion of the world

Mark Wilson wrote:I think it was Dave Gorman who noticed that the bus to Manchester Airport had been numbered 747, and then wondered if the Wythenshawe bus should be the 666. I'll get my coat......
Get your coat! A bloomin coat?

Luxury :D
by leafie
Fri Dec 04, 2015 6:59 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Tyson Fury heavyweight champion of the world
Replies: 16
Views: 2238

Re: Tyson Fury heavyweight champion of the world

sid wrote:isn't he a member of the 'travelling community'? :-?
He lived in wythenshawe where you learnt one of two things as you grew up fight or run!

I was school cross country champion. :D
by leafie
Sun Nov 29, 2015 11:01 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Tyson Fury heavyweight champion of the world
Replies: 16
Views: 2238

Re: Tyson Fury heavyweight champion of the world

irmscher wrote:Leafie he is living in morcambe now .I guess you must be near Styal then as that's where his dad John lives.We have 11 world champions now and its the most ever and the Davis cup is ours :D
Got it in one,. :D
by leafie
Sun Nov 29, 2015 6:22 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Tyson Fury heavyweight champion of the world
Replies: 16
Views: 2238

Re: Tyson Fury heavyweight champion of the world

SteveClem wrote:He might be a right nutcase, but he's OUR nutcase!
Lives down the road from me and goes in my local, it goes dark when he comes in so I'm not telling him. :lol:
by leafie
Sat Nov 14, 2015 2:39 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Need Your Help for University Project!
Replies: 5
Views: 1603

Re: Need Your Help for University Project!

Hi Kerri, Sounds an interesting and unique project, I'm sure there are club members who would be more than willing to help, many of whom will not be on the message board. If you contact the club head office in Derby I am sure they will be delighted to pass your details on to some branches not far fr...
by leafie
Mon Nov 09, 2015 9:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another minor id for sale! When is it going to stop?
Replies: 19
Views: 3283

Re: Another minor id for sale! When is it going to stop?

Item removed 26 hours after being reported to eBay.
by leafie
Sun Nov 08, 2015 8:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another minor id for sale! When is it going to stop?
Replies: 19
Views: 3283

Re: Another minor id for sale! When is it going to stop?

les wrote:Non transferable.
Unfortunately that won't stop the document being used to change a stolen cars identity.