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by MrDodo
Tue Jan 01, 2013 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: happy new year
Replies: 12
Views: 1601

Re: happy new year

Happy Morris Centenary Year!
Just washed, waxed and polished to start the new year in good stead.
by MrDodo
Sun Dec 30, 2012 12:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lancaster insurance
Replies: 5
Views: 1432

Re: Lancaster insurance

Lancaster were the only firm who I spoke with who would insure me with on-street overnight parking in London. They were also helpful when I asked to increase my agreed mileage.
by MrDodo
Thu Dec 06, 2012 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: LCV on BBC One Imagine... with Janette Winterson
Replies: 3
Views: 1311

Re: LCV on BBC One Imagine... with Janette Winterson

Yes I did enjoy the rest of the programme, I still remember reading A Handmaiden's Tale for my English GCSE!
by MrDodo
Tue Dec 04, 2012 11:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: LCV on BBC One Imagine... with Janette Winterson
Replies: 3
Views: 1311

LCV on BBC One Imagine... with Janette Winterson

About 40 minutes in (just after the sequence of how to live in a Morris Mini Minor) Janette drives a 1960 LCV into St Catherine's college Oxford.
by MrDodo
Sun Dec 02, 2012 8:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spotted today.
Replies: 2178
Views: 360264

Re: Spotted today.

Saturday 1st Dec about 3.30pm - Trafalgar Blue Convertible heading southbound on the A29 just before Slindon http://binged.it/11CdJgl (West Sussex), I was heading northbound in my Maroon Convertible.
by MrDodo
Sun Dec 02, 2012 8:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Traveller on the Next order by 9pm TV advert
Replies: 1
Views: 865

Traveller on the Next order by 9pm TV advert

Just spotted a Traveller (clipper blue I think with a Coventry XU registration) in the final scene of the Next order by 9pm TV advert currently broadcasting. The advert starts with a mother putting her child to bed then moves on to the interior of the automated fulfilment warehouse, in the final sce...
by MrDodo
Fri Sep 28, 2012 11:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Would you buy a 'new' body shell if they were available?
Replies: 17
Views: 6504

Re: Would you buy a 'new' body shell if they were available?

The hard-top wasn't for my benefit (I bought a sheepskin "flying-helmet" at the Goodwood Revival to keep me warm in winter) the shell was to provide a little extra protection for Dodo from the elements :)
by MrDodo
Thu Sep 27, 2012 10:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Would you buy a 'new' body shell if they were available?
Replies: 17
Views: 6504

Re: Would you buy a 'new' body shell if they were available?

Slightly off subject but might be interested in a "winter hard top" for a convertible, subject to price. Do such things exist already?
by MrDodo
Tue May 22, 2012 12:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finding MM insurance for London. Any tips?
Replies: 7
Views: 1870

Re: Finding MM insurance for London. Any tips?

I am in central London, parked on street and insured with Lancaster, although they did not require it, I did have a Thatcham Category 1 alarm & immobiliser fitted for my peace of mind.
by MrDodo
Wed May 09, 2012 9:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Radio 4 - Dave Lamb's New Highway Code
Replies: 0
Views: 946

Radio 4 - Dave Lamb's New Highway Code

In a drive from London to Brighton in his Minor, comedian Dave Brown, graphic designer and member of the Mighty Boosh, looks at the history and development of the Highway Code, Britain's best-selling and least-read book.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0 ... hway_Code/