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Re: Flowers For Rob

Post by Silent Majority » 03 Apr 2016, 3:27am

Oh, one neat detail: cos I'm a British taxpayer, the Hospice can claim 25p on the pound through Gift Aid. So that means, in real terms, after they've been through a little bit of governmental bureaucracy, they'll net another fifty quid through IMCT.
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Re: Flowers For Rob

Post by Dr. Medulla » 03 Apr 2016, 6:01am

Fine work, James. You always have been and always will be a top bastard in my books.
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Re: Flowers For Rob

Post by JohnS » 03 Apr 2016, 1:24pm

Well played James- thanks for all your efforts, both in arranging the collection and forwarding it on, and keeping us informed so well.
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Re: Flowers For Rob

Post by Flex » 03 Apr 2016, 1:29pm

Great work, James. The transparency was unnecessary, but appreciated. It's comforting to see something nice come out of these circumstances.
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Re: Flowers For Rob

Post by Marky Dread » 03 Apr 2016, 3:20pm

Boy done good. Cheers James.

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Re: Flowers For Rob

Post by Kory » 03 Apr 2016, 8:51pm

Thank you James, much appreciated.
Absolutely. Here's another collection of words:

Table salt (spoon hinge)
Octopus (Ukraine)
St. Petersburg (arms)
Ginger beer (cauliflower)
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Re: Flowers For Rob

Post by JennyB » 03 Apr 2016, 10:17pm

Thank you again, James. No need to apologize for anything. I'm sure it was hard work putting all of this together, and what a wonderful cause. Love the signature, too.
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Re: Flowers For Rob

Post by Heston » 04 Apr 2016, 1:54am

Top work all round, thanks James.
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Re: Flowers For Rob

Post by BostonBeaneater » 04 Apr 2016, 3:13am

Well done Murphy! Thank you for being our arm with this.

I will miss Rob.

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Re: Flowers For Rob

Post by matedog » 04 Apr 2016, 10:07am

Thanks for taking care of that, Maj, and cheers all around.
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Re: Flowers For Rob

Post by Spiff » 04 Apr 2016, 10:59am

Thanks for doing this, James.

I like the memorial message you chose.
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