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Weekend update

I didn’t get any time in the workshop during the week. Yesterday was spent at a family birthday in a rural village hall, where I noticed this rather nice little toggle/latch, holding a long trestle table against the wall: Something … Continue reading

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Car booty – 02/06/2013

Today I went to Sayers Common car boot sale with my youngest daughter while my wife took our eldest daughter to a party. We’ve not been since April, when we were very impressed, so I had quite high hopes and … Continue reading

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Car booty – 05/05/2013

Today we were planning to go to the Sayers Common car boot sale, which doesn’t open for buyers until 10am. By some miraculous accident we were ready to go long before that, so we decided that rather than killing an … Continue reading

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Car booty – 21/04/2013

This morning we went to Pease Pottage car boot sale again. Eclipse No. 7 coping saw – 50p This is the second coping saw I’ve picked up for 50p – the first having come from my local bric-a-brac shop. Half … Continue reading

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Car booty – 14/04/2013

We were planning to go to the Pease Pottage car boot today and then when that was cancelled due to waterlogged fields, to the Sayers Common sale we went to a fortnight ago. When that got rained off we decided … Continue reading

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Car booty – 9th September 2012

Today we went to the Pease Pottage car boot sale. I think it’s the biggest one we’ve ever been to, although as it starts at 7am during the summer we probably missed at least a quarter of the stalls, who … Continue reading

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Car booty – 2nd September 2012

This weekend we’ve been visiting friends in Dorset and this morning we went to a large boot fair. The weather wasn’t great and a lot of the stalls were packing up by the time we got there, but I picked … Continue reading

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