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    • sweir1
    • By sweir1 4th Mar 17, 1:43 PM
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    Shout out to the 116yr old compers!
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    Shout out to the 116yr old compers! 4th Mar 17 at 1:43 PM
    I'm intrigued as to how many 116 yr old compers there are out there. Must be a few judging by the drop down D.O.B menus on a lot of the comps out there!

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    • gizmobenny
    • By gizmobenny 4th Mar 17, 1:46 PM
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    I love the occasional dropdowns where you get the choice of Lord, Lady, Dr, Rev etc
    • Newnan
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    I love the occasional dropdowns where you get the choice of Lord, Lady, Dr, Rev etc
    Originally posted by gizmobenny
    Our son registered his dad's new phone for him, and jokingly filled his name in as Sir Alan, intending to change it before actually submitting. Anyway, as you will have guessed, form got sent, with him having forgotten about the "Sir".

    Fast forward a few weeks, and we got a call from Virgin, just to check with Sir Alan that all was well, and that we were happy with the service. Didn't have the heart to correct the young man, but I had one very irritated husband, made worse when the kids kept calling him Sir for the next few weeks
    • happysaz133
    • By happysaz133 4th Mar 17, 3:58 PM
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    I always laugh at those
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    • Blueyez
    • By Blueyez 4th Mar 17, 6:08 PM
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    • 4th Mar 17, 6:08 PM
    I'm intrigued as to how many 116 yr old compers there are out there. Must be a few judging by the drop down D.O.B menus on a lot of the comps out there!
    Originally posted by sweir1


    Also the ones that pop of out the womb and start entering competitions, those busy 2015/6/7 babies!
    • mansey
    • By mansey 4th Mar 17, 11:11 PM
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    Tis even worse when your year of birth is not on the drop down menu and your told you are too old to enter
    “I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.”
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    • hdh74
    • By hdh74 5th Mar 17, 4:39 AM
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    I hate the drop-down lists of 'counties' which give a random assortment of Cities, towns and Counties and yours isn't listed. Yeah I get that a lot Mansey. Pfft.
    • Pickles89
    • By Pickles89 14th Mar 17, 9:39 PM
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    • 14th Mar 17, 9:39 PM
    I hate the drop-down lists of 'counties' which give a random assortment of Cities, towns and Counties and yours isn't listed. Yeah I get that a lot Mansey. Pfft.
    Originally posted by hdh74
    Yes, that's the worst! When you have to do complicated maths in your head or blooming Google maps it to see if your nearest town is Reading or Bristol!
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