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Hornby will be releasing a new range of Welsh Skaledale buildings that will be sold exclusively at OnTracks in Herefordshire, the closest model shop to Wales that the sales reps are able to deliver to without switching to 2ft narrow gauge..

Each model will be supplied with 3 OO scale sheep and a bag of authentic Blaenavon coal.

Click here for the info on the full range.
 

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Wow, nice Joke, that is
 

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> Do the sheep come with wellies ?
Why? Do you have small feet?


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Highlight my post
 

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> Am I the first to spot an April Fool joke, if so it is the first time ever,
Sadly not, but there it does have a deeper, darker side for some.


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"Ontracks may also have to issue a free Hornby pylon kit with each station building as well as the sheep and coal!"

Actually, I believe they are also offering Faller wind farm kits.....

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Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwyll-llantysiliogogogoch

This is the name of a town in North Wales. The name translates as "The church of St. Mary in the hollow of white hazel trees near the rapid whirlpool by St. Tysilio's of the red cave" in Welsh, has long claimed the fame of having the longest name in the world. However, there is a hill in New Zealand called

Click here for another photo of the real station.
 

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I've got a platform ticket (edmondson) from LLanfairPG dates sometime back to the 70's.

I understand you need Brains to live in Wales.

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Ah "Brains"

Now you're talking
Brewed in Cardiff and locally known as "skull attack", it's the drink of men and definately not for "Boys".
Those of a weak constitution should stick to their "Designer Larger" and leave the real beer to the grown ups
 

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QUOTE (Gwent rail @ 2 Apr 2007, 23:03) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>Ah "Brains"

Now you're talking
Brewed in Cardiff and locally known as "skull attack", it's the drink of men and definately not for "Boys".
Those of a weak constitution should stick to their "Designer Larger" and leave the real beer to the grown ups


Somewhere I have got a photo taken many years ago of a wall near Cardiff Central(?) station. the advertising reads: It's Brains you need. I have sampled the beast on numerous occasions and still have some of my brain cells left. (at this point waits for pithy response from dbc50).

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