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Old 17th May 2017, 15:44   #141 (permalink)
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The view must be quite spectacular.....however......such devotion to obtaining this award, this, presumably, was merely a training exercise, does warrant a mention on here.....it's only a matter of time, which like tide in this case, waits for no man...

Humber Bridge 'urban explorers' prompts security review - BBC News
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Old 17th May 2017, 18:22   #142 (permalink)
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Old 17th May 2017, 21:52   #143 (permalink)
 
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He should have eaten the apple....
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Old 17th May 2017, 23:43   #145 (permalink)
 
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That's what happens when you're outside the loading gauge...
This is how Indonesia is dealing with the problem.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YuCMm7F08ik
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Old 17th May 2017, 23:47   #146 (permalink)
 
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The view must be quite spectacular.....however......such devotion to obtaining this award, this, presumably, was merely a training exercise, does warrant a mention on here.....it's only a matter of time, which like tide in this case, waits for no man...

Humber Bridge 'urban explorers' prompts security review - BBC News

Russians and Ukrainians are really into this:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VK_sgbeWlRw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ihSH5rvAxA
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Old 18th May 2017, 02:00   #147 (permalink)
 
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"From a safety perspective we'd recommend people do not put themselves at risk by taking part in such potentially hazardous activity."


These people have a dreadful inner urge to go outside the safety zone. Official pronouncements like this are merely water off a duck's back.
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Old 19th May 2017, 14:01   #148 (permalink)
 
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Old 19th May 2017, 23:06   #149 (permalink)
 
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That's what happens when you're outside the loading gauge...


I bet they didn't close the line for three hours whilst he was picked up.
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Old 25th May 2017, 19:59   #150 (permalink)
 
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A very nice try: Moped thief rides wrong way down M11 - BBC News
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Old 25th May 2017, 20:47   #151 (permalink)
 
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Maybe he was preparing for the day the UK would start driving on the right.
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Old 25th May 2017, 23:27   #152 (permalink)
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Old 25th May 2017, 23:35   #153 (permalink)
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I think the vehicle was a motor scooter.
Some have 350cc engines and are capable of 86mph.
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