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Posted: 24/11/2018 20:52:31
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Anyone recognise the place 44 seconds in?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UyUFIC0JnTo
IP: 86.130.196.88 Edited: 24/11/2018 20:54:05 by Morlock
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Posted: 24/11/2018 21:02:45
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Yes!

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Posted: 24/11/2018 21:21:06
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Thought you might.Big Grin IP: 86.130.196.88
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Posted: 24/11/2018 22:18:52
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I prefer the "Jolly fine punting weather" version. Wink

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Posted: 24/11/2018 22:47:48
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Mr.C wrote:

I prefer the "Jolly fine punting weather" version. Wink


Bet that's a 'rude' version.Big Grin
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Posted: 24/11/2018 23:39:35
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Morlock wrote:

Mr.C wrote:

I prefer the "Jolly fine punting weather" version. Wink


Bet that's a 'rude' version.Big Grin


Indeed, as sung by an old ex Navy Petty Officer of my acquaintance.
He also sang rather er imaginative versions of "These Foolish Things" and "You're Breaking My Heart 'cause You're Leaving".

Probably best not reproduced here!!

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Posted: 25/11/2018 00:24:40
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There were loads of similar doing the rounds at caving clubs in the 70s, "Who killed Cock Robin" being a favourite.Big Grin IP: 86.130.196.88
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