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Post by pauldarbyshire » 02 Aug 2014, 21:21

Hi all my name is Paul and I'm new to this forum. I drive a 2003 Citroen Xsara Picasso Exclusive, I like talking to people and hopefully make new and great friends. I enjoy getting my hands dirty when it comes to car repairs but I do ask for help and advice before I try to do any repairs. I live in Somerset and am a Manchester United supporter, I have a good sense of humour and do enjoy a good laugh.
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Post by CitroJim » 03 Aug 2014, 04:22

Welcome Paul :-D

What part of Somerset? I was born and brought up in Langport although not lived there for nearly 40 years now. Still got rellies there and visit every few weeks...
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Post by pauldarbyshire » 03 Aug 2014, 07:28

Hi CitroJim thankyou for being my first person to have the pleasure to talk to, I live in Yeovil. :)
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Post by CitroJim » 03 Aug 2014, 08:05

Excellent :-D

Not so far away then, are you a true local Paul?

By that I mean born and brought up there :wink: :)
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Post by pauldarbyshire » 03 Aug 2014, 08:39

Unfortunately no im not a true local as I was born in Manchester but due to my dad changing jobs we moved from Manchester to Bridgewater in 1972. Lived in the south west since 1972.
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Post by CitroJim » 03 Aug 2014, 09:08

pauldarbyshire wrote:Unfortunately no im not a true local as I was born in Manchester but due to my dad changing jobs we moved from Manchester to Bridgewater in 1972. Lived in the south west since 1972.


That's local enough for me Paul :-D It's a bit like me. I've been up here for the past 39 years and I'm nearly regarded as a local now :lol:

I know Bridgewater extremely well. We used to shop there when I was a kid and passed through many times on the way to Blue Anchor near Minehead where we had a caravan by the seaside. Happy days 8-)

Latterly my mum was in a nursing home in Bridgewater...
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Post by pauldarbyshire » 03 Aug 2014, 09:17

Used to visit Burnham On Sea a lot when I was younger loved playing in the sand dunes. My mum used to work at Bridgewater Hospital and my dad was stationed at Bridgewater Police Station. Used to live on Bristol Road and every year watched the carnival outside The Cross Rifles pub. :)
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Post by Eddie Nuff » 03 Aug 2014, 14:45

Hang on! You were born in Manchester and you support Man Utd?

Is that allowed??????
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Post by Hell Razor5543 » 03 Aug 2014, 14:58

Eddie Nuff wrote:Hang on! You were born in Manchester and you support Man Utd?

Is that allowed??????


Yes, provided you also move out of Manchester. There are (apparently) only 3 known Man U supporters living within the M60.
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Post by pauldarbyshire » 03 Aug 2014, 15:16

Eddie Nuff wrote:Hang on! You were born in Manchester and you support Man Utd?

Is that allowed??????


Hi Eddie yeah its allowed but very rare
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Post by pauldarbyshire » 03 Aug 2014, 15:17

Hell Razor5543 wrote:
Eddie Nuff wrote:Hang on! You were born in Manchester and you support Man Utd?

Is that allowed??????


Yes, provided you also move out of Manchester. There are (apparently) only 3 known Man U supporters living within the M60.



Haha nice one. I was the 4th until we moved many years ago
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Re: Hi Everyone

Post by NewcastleFalcon » 06 Aug 2014, 10:34

Hi Paul

Everyone has a first car most of them not even French, but that doesn't stop the FCF having a good conversation about them :)

Have a browse through this thread Nostalgia-car tales and pictures-first cars...

and just join in :!:

Its in the "French Car Chat" section on the Forum

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Post by pauldarbyshire » 06 Aug 2014, 16:22

NewcastleFalcon wrote:Hi Paul

Everyone has a first car most of them not even French, but that doesn't stop the FCF having a good conversation about them :)

Have a browse through this thread Nostalgia-car tales and pictures-first cars...

and just join in :!:

Its in the "French Car Chat" section on the Forum

regards Neil


Thankyou Neil
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