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    A lovely man ,he had a cracking programme on tv used to get up to all sorts explaining wildlife can't for the life of me what it was called.

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    Colin McClelland

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    Remember David Bellamy the well known Botanist, he was shunned by all the TV channels because he dared to disagree with climate change.
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    John F Collier

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    Weird ship all round, never heard of a Virgin being a Scarlet Lady before .

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    john walker

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    Having just looked at a couple of videos of the Scarlet Lady on you tube I think that is the first ship I have ever seen that the front end is even uglier

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    Captain Kong

    Re: Cruise Liners

    Holland America have that rule in the booking forms,
    Safety is paramount, if a passenger is missing, people have to search,
    It is also

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    Tony Taylor

    Re: My time on norse lines “betwa”

    Back in 70s we were discharging lube oil into road tankers in Wellington docks, also we were discharging drums but if it started to rain or even hinted

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    Edwin Jennings

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