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    • Misslayed
    • By Misslayed 8th Jan 18, 11:58 AM
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    Spam alert
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    • 8th Jan 18, 11:58 AM
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    Spam alert 8th Jan 18 at 11:58 AM
    There’s a HUGE amount of Spam across the boards today, including lots on this board. If you see one - it will be very obvious- please press the button.
    Hi. Martin has asked me to tell you I'm a (novice) Board Guide on the Competitions, Site Feedback and Campaigns boards. I volunteer to help get your forum questions answered and keep the forum running smoothly. Board guides are not moderators and don't read every post. If you spot an abusive or illegal post then please report it to (it's not part of my role to deal with abuse). Any views are mine and not the official line of
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    • Pollycat
    • By Pollycat 8th Jan 18, 1:39 PM
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    • #2
    • 8th Jan 18, 1:39 PM
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    • 8th Jan 18, 1:39 PM
    I've not noticed any at all.

    If it happens again, it might be worth also mentioning what MSE say about not quoting posts:
    • What's spam?
      Forum users mustn't post comments more than once on the forum (the only exception is members of the MSE Team; when needed). It's called spamming and most internet forums forbid it. Where spam is reported to the Forum Team, the posts are deleted and the user's posting privileges may be removed. Please don't quote any post you believe is spam, as this causes the team more work.
    • peachyprice
    • By peachyprice 8th Jan 18, 4:00 PM
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    • 8th Jan 18, 4:00 PM
    I've not noticed any at all.
    Originally posted by Pollycat
    The whole first page of Overseas Travel was full of it this morning.
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    • k3lvc
    • By k3lvc 8th Jan 18, 4:01 PM
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    • 8th Jan 18, 4:01 PM
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    • 8th Jan 18, 4:01 PM
    Given how many of them are immediately visible from the front page can't a SPAM button be added for pressing without having to open them ?
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