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  1. velvetgoldmine

    Syd Barrett documentary film to be released this summer

    A Syd Barrett documentary film 'Have You Got It?' is to be released this summer.
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    Vintage Simpson Advertising Display Cards

    A UK vendor is offering some nice old Simpson Brushes advertising display cards on eBay at £7UK BIN for a batch of five. He ships internationally, and they are lightweight (I know, because I bought some myself), so shouldn't cost much to mail. He states that they are "part of the inventory...
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    KENT BK8 £52.70 + free international delivery

    HQHair are selling the Kent BK8 for £52.70 (UK£) and the BK2 for £24, both with free worldwide delivery.
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    Santa Syd says

    Happy Christmas everyone!
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    A little light reading.

    if you have $500 to spare!
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    60 glorious years!! Congratulations Maam!

    Warmest congratulations to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on her Diamond Jubilee!
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    Christmas Avatars?

    Is it time for the Christmas avatars yet? :001_smile
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    New Floid Range?

    A UK vendor plans to introduce several new Floid products to the UK market in the next few weeks. Anyone got any information on what these might be?
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    Chris Isaak - Cool?

    Is Chris Isaak cool, or what?
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    Happy Birthday HRH Prince Philip!

    Congratulations to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh on the occasion of his 90th Birthday. Happy Birthday, Sir!
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    Facelift - Shaving behind the ears

    I once heard that if you have a facelift, you end up having to shave behind your ears because during the procedure, skin from your beard area is dragged up there. Anyone know if there's any truth in this?
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    Does steel ever touch skin?

    It occurs to me to wonder if the blade - DE or straight - ever actually makes contact with the skin of the face during a wet shave? Or is there a constant barrier of lather throughout the process? Sporting friends of mine have suggested that skiers don't ski on snow - that they slide on a...
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    Happy Birthday Ma'am

    Happy Birthday to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, 85 today!
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    An Introduction to Syd Barrett

    Matilda Mother - 2010 remix by David Gilmour. Way to go!
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    A Homemade Spacecraft!

    This is totally brilliant! :thumbup:
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    Where are the Christmas Avatars?

    When do the Christmas avatars start? You know - the ones with the red hats, and stuff? :w00t:
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    The Engagement of Prince William and Kate Middleton

    Are American folk much interested in this? Is anyone, anywhere interested in this? Personally, I have fond memories of William's mohter, congratulate the couple on their engagement, and wish them every future happiness.
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    A Gillette Restoration...

    I'd been looking for an old open comb razor for some time, so was pleased to spot this amongst a display of antique microscopes and sundry medical equipment at a Scientific Instruments fair in London recently. On the face of it, not too impressive, but with potential, I thought. The seller was...
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    How to load a Fatboy?

    Can anyone tell me the correct sequence for loading a blade/adjusting a Fatboy, please?
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    Geo F. Trumpers Photo

    Here's a photo I recently took of Trumpers in their new location, Duke of York Street - a stone's throw from their old premises in Jermyn Street. Carefully note the Red Lion pub, immediately next door!