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Old Dec 22nd 2005, 8:14 pm
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I almost cried at the hardship this poor fellow has to endure.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/somerset/4551756.stm
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Originally Posted by tony126
I almost cried at the hardship this poor fellow has to endure.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/somerset/4551756.stm
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What a nutter. How does he think he'll get a council house when he'll have made himself voluntarily homeless?

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There's a lot of rich twats in the world, here's another one of them!
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What a nutter. How does he think he'll get a council house when he'll have made himself voluntarily homeless?

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Maybe the rules do not apply to him but if he failed to get one he would just have to slum it at his pad in Chelsea, I just can't go on.... I know I am going to cry.
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Ahhh, wish my hubby were a Slade
Just followed the link to look at the estate, beautiful, even the dog has a 130,000 pound trust set up for him........
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Dinning Room huh? Wow, he (or whoever did the website) must be a bright spark!!!
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Originally Posted by nethead
What a nutter. How does he think he'll get a council house when he'll have made himself voluntarily homeless?

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He sure does!
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There's a lot of rich twats in the world, here's another one of them!
Rich twat, maybe, but obviously sensible enough to know when to ditch an asset that's losing him money hand over fist.
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Originally Posted by neil
Rich twat, maybe, but obviously sensible enough to know when to ditch an asset that's losing him money hand over fist.
I guess he'll just have to sell it if he doesn't find anyone, tragic! Then he'll be able to afford a row of council houses!
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I guess he'll just have to sell it if he doesn't find anyone, tragic! Then he'll be able to afford a row of council houses!
I thought the point was that he'd tried to sell but couldn't find a buyer.
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Originally Posted by neil
I thought the point was that he'd tried to sell but couldn't find a buyer.
I just realised I read that in a different article earlier today: http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm...=news.quirkies
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Originally Posted by neil
I thought the point was that he'd tried to sell but couldn't find a buyer.
Oh, thanx for the other link. The BBC doesn't mention about him not being able to sell it.
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1500 ACRES? - Surely the land alone would be worth $1 million
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