Send your letters to Union News, AEEU, Hayes Court,
West Common Road, Hayes, Bromley, Kent BR2 7AU or
e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org please include a RE to letter April 2001 Union News. Three generations of ships plumbers –
daytime telephone number (not for publication).We my late grandfather Arthur Ward retired approximately 1938, my late father
reserve the right to edit or shorten letters. William Ward ships plumber date of entry 1937, and myself William Ward
date of entry 2/2/1959.
My late father and I top over 100 years. Also in my possession I have my
GRATIFICATION late father’s indentures of apprenticeship dated 23 March 1932, plumbing
I was please to receive the Union’s 60-year and trade union rule books dated 1936 and 1946 – interesting reading.
commemorative badges and splendid brochure, My late father in the late 1940s was on the committee of Jarrow Lodge.
which was very interesting. Also shop steward in Palmers Drydock Hebburn for a number of years.
After being retired for 20 years, it is gratifying W Ward, Jarrow
that our union keeps me informed and involved
as ever before. MEMBERSHIP RECORD
Ken Harrison, Rotherham I enclose a cutting from our local paper the Northern Echo.
I joined the AEU in 1935 at Broadheath, Cheshire, serving my time at the
Linotype Engineering. I left Cheshire in 1945 to live in Bishops Auckland,
AWARDS Co Durham. I located the AEU Branch at Bishops Auckland and was a
I read with interest the letter from Bro P M Branch President for 15 years.
McDonough in the April issue of Union News I was a delegate on the District Committee and represented both Bishop
regarding a 60 years membership award. Auckland and Crook Branches.
My membership commenced in 1942, then an Ken Handley MBE, Bishop Auckland
apprentice electrician in Swan & Hunters
Shipyard, I took part in the apprentice strike
against Bevan Boys and started work for the
Northern Electric Board in 1949 shortly after
nationalisation and completed 39 years service
during which time I was a supervisors
I retired in 1987 age 61 years through the
clause in the superannuation scheme which refers
to a minimum contribution of 25 years and being
over 60 years old. I did not apply for redundancy,
not wishing to ‘sell’ my job and have been an
honorary member for many years.
My 60 years membership is probably due next
year and I wish to know if I am eligible for an
award. I will be grateful for your advice.
George Scragg, Newcastle
Editor’s note: Recently, we have received a number
of enquires regarding long service badges. These
are awarded for 20, 30, 40, 50 and 60 years
service. Usually your Branch Secretary will make QUALITY
a request for the badge on your behalf, however, if Many thanks for the latest issue of Union News. The magazine seems to get
any individual feels they are entitled to an award better and better with each issue and is particularly informative for
you should contact Fred Foster at the address on members such as myself. It’s good to see how the Union is working hard for
page 3. our beneﬁt. Keep up the good work!
Chris Davis, London
24 Unionnews July 2001
MEDICAL TRIBUNAL STANLEY GEORGE BROWN (deceased)
I would like to express my sincere thanks to Colin Stanley George Brown (deceased), formerly of Parkstone, Poole in Dorset was
Rose, Regional Organiser, who’s professional born in February 1917. He worked in the construction of Poole Power
guidance, support and representation was key to Station and subsequently remained at the power station as an electrician
my recent successful medical appeal. during its operational life. At a later stage he moved to British Drug Houses
It is reassuring that people like Colin are (now Merk).
prepared to work so hard for our members. Solicitors representing Mr Brown’s estate and dependent widow wish to
Winning this appeal means so very much to make contact with any former work colleagues of Mr Brown who can be
myself and my family. Never underestimate the traced. If you have any information please write to: Steven Layzell, Ref:
gratitude I feel. 13/9/062060, Lawfords Solicitors, 5 Richbell Place, London, WC1N 3LA.
RD Luton, Bristol
WHO’S RIGHT? I am trying to contact an old work mate, Jeof Le’Measurer an electrician
Amongst the letters a Ken Molland from Brough who worked for GEO E Taylor Electrical Contractors from London. We
said in 1946 said subs were 2d a week and on worked on Power Stations in the North West. If there is anyone out there
completion of apprenticeship it was 5d a week who knows the whereabouts of Jeof, or who may have worked for Taylor, or
(see Union News, April 2001). My memory tells if you are out there Jeof (or Jeff) give me a ring on 0151 228 7680.
me when I joined it was 4d a week apprentice Tom Fitzpatrick, Liverpool
section and s1/3d for a full member. Who is
correct, did this apply to ETU members only?
J Roberts, Merseyside
I wonder if any of your readers would be Leisure and the winner is…
interested in some old membership cards I have
that were issued to my late father dated 1906/07.
If so, I would be please to pass them on.
Win a DVD player Just good ol’ boys
KE Humphries, Coventry
We had a massive response to our DVD We had a number of different
competition from the last issue. answers to this, but Phil Johnson of
Editor’s note: We know that many members Congratulations to JH Butter of Leicester was the ﬁrst out of the
collect old membership cards. If you would like us Birmingham who correctly told us DVD hat with the correct answer that
to put you in touch with Mrs Humphries, write to stands for Digital Versatile Disc. The Flash is the name of Roscoe P
us at the address on page 3. ultimate in home entertainment and Coltrane’s dog, usually found in the
£100 of discs is on its way to you. car when Roscoe is doing the cuffin’
Don’t be a mug!
BREACH OF CONTRACT Mandy Smith of Horsham knew that
I would like to thank Tony Calvertz-Jons who has Danny De Vito is the Hollywood star
recently been representing me regarding a breach who provides the voice of Homer’s
brother. We hope you’ll like the cheeky
of contract issue between myself and Bracknell
ceramic Simpsons mug.
Forest Borough Council. Thanks to his
involvement and professionalism, the matter has
now been resolved. Ocean liner word search
Mr Calvertz-Jons’ action was prompt, The three winners of the £25 WH Smith
professional and delivered in an extremely vouchers are V Hornsby of Billericay,
friendly manner. A Macleod of Moodiesburn and
GP Hyman, Bracknell C Woolliscroft in Stoke-on-Trent.
Due to space constraints in this issue we have been unable to include
our usual Leisure Pages. We’ll bring them to you in the next issue.
July 2001 Unionnews 25
Where the money came from
£000s Introduction to the accounts
General Secretary’s report
Education and Training income 1,426
Investment and other income 5,948
HIS YEAR we celebrated 150 years since bigger player in industry and it will increase our
the creation of the ASE – the forerunner inﬂuence with Government. But it will also
What it cost to run the Union
of the AEEU. We can be rightly proud of increase our ability as an organisation to
Beneﬁts to members 6,066
General Union and Head
our history but we can also be proud of what provide better representation and more services
Office costs 15,123 we have achieved today. It is my ﬁrm belief to the members. We need to get the merger
Regions and Branches 14,327 that we have never been stronger as a Union. right – learning lessons from our last merger,
As I reported to the Policy and Rules but also not jeopardising our current strength –
Operating surplus for the year 9,866
Allocation to other funds -2,157
Conference in Blackpool, the AEEU is in great but a successful merger with MSF will be the
Net operating surplus 7,709 ﬁnancial shape. We have continued to make right way forward for our Union.
our organisation more professional, improving Maintaining a healthy ﬁnancial situation is
AEEU membership Dec 1999 727,369
the service we can offer, whilst at the same absolutely vital to our Union. I’ve always said
Dec 2000 728,211
time reducing our costs. That’s got to be good that keeping us strong ﬁnancially is central to
The number of members of the AEEU included in
news for our members. my strategy as General Secretary and to the
the membership register whose names are not This year the AEEU was awarded ‘Investor in work of the Executive as a whole.
accompanied by an address which is the member’s
home address or another address which they have People’ status – the ﬁrst major Trade Union to Over the coming 12 months, I will continue
requested the Union in writing to treat as their
postal address, was 45,000. be given the award nationally. That is a great to work with the Executive to make our Union
honour for the AEEU and was down to the hard stronger and to improve what we can do for
In addition to the General Fund, the
work of all our staff and officers, both in Hayes the members. I want to see more full-time
following semi-autonomous associations
have retained funds which are summarised Court and in the regions. officers to support our shop stewards and
below: We will continue to strive to make our activists. I want to see Head Office and the
Union better and better. More than any other regions in a position to offer the very best
Retained Funds Union, the AEEU leads the way in delivering top services to our members. That can only be
(BCSA, BTOG, CC89, MODSA, NAFO, PMA, class representation for our members. We have achieved if we keep the Union’s ﬁnances in a
SIMA, UKAPE) the right industrial structure, we make our strong position.
£000s voice heard in the new Government and we I would urge you to read the information
Allocation for the year continue to recruit new members and sign new that follows my introduction. On behalf of the
Contributions from members 214 agreements with some of Britain’s biggest and Executive Council, can I say that we will
Investment and other income 43 best companies. That work goes on. continue to look to improve our Union and if
257 A successful merger with MSF will also be good you have any comments or suggestions, please
Affiliations, grants donations payments to news for our Union. We will become an even don’t hesitate to write to me at Hayes Court.
members and other expenses -306
Surplus / (deﬁcit) -49
Balance at 1 January 2000 869
Balance at 31 December 2000 820
Statement to Members
A separate members statement is published
to the members of AMPS A MEMBER who is concerned that some irregularity may be occurring, or have occurred, in the
conduct of the ﬁnancial affairs of the Union may take steps with a view to investigating further,
Political Fund obtaining clariﬁcation and, if necessary, securing regularisation of that conduct.
THE MEMBER may raise any such concern with any one or more of the following as it seems
Allocation for the year 1,592
appropriate to raise it with: the officials of the Union, the trustees of the property of the Union, the
Investment and other income 11
auditor or auditors of the Union, the Certiﬁcation Officer (who is an independent officer appointed
by the Secretary of State) and the police.
Affiliations, grants and other expenses
WHERE A MEMBER believes that the ﬁnancial affairs of the Union have been or are being
Surplus / (deﬁcit) 548
conducted in breach of the law or in breach of the rules of the Union and contemplates bringing
Balance at 1 January 2000 (as stated) 456
civil proceedings against the Union or responsible official or trustees, he may apply for material
Prior year adjustment 535
assistance from the Commissioner for the Rights of Trade Union Members and should, in any case,
Balance at 31 December 2000 1,539
consider obtaining independent legal advice.
26 Unionnews July 2001
General Gross Pension Beneﬁts Employers NI
Secretary Salary Contributions Description Value Total Contributions
Sir Ken Jackson 68,504 13,708 Car 5,584
Bridging Loan 13,719 101,515 7,135
Officials salaries and beneﬁts
Executive Delegations Branch Delegations Branch
Council & Officers & Officers
Members Allowances Expenses Total Allowances Expenses Total
Thomas Allison 810 810 Allan Jackson 1,210 1,210
Brian Amer 900 900 Simon Kirwan 1,400 4,135 5,535
Leslie Bayliss 790 790 Gerald Leonard 1,350 1,350
James Bond 1,260 1,260 Anthony McCandless 1,530 1,530
Colin Brown 450 450 Brian McDonald 1,350 1,350
John Brown 1,260 1,260 Carol McFarlane 990 990
Allan Cameron 1,530 3,807 5,337 Alan Mercer 970 970
Peter Campbell 700 700 Patrick O’Regan 1,440 1,440
David Clark 990 990 Cedric Packer 1,170 1,170
James Craigie 1,080 1,080 Pat Pepper 1,350 1,350
Thomas Darragh 1,080 1,080 Elaine Platt 810 810
Mick Edmunds 1,080 2,154 3,234 Brian Rice 450 450
Laurence Faircloth 540 540 Alan Rimmer 1,530 1,530
John Fallows 1,350 1,350 Barry Robinson 1,170 1,170
Richard Field 810 810 John Simpson 970 970
Alan Finlayson 2,110 2,110 Robert Simpson 1,080 1,080
Pauline Frazer 1,350 1,350 Bill Spiers 1,260 1,260
Brian Gallagher 1,361 1,361 Peter Taylor 1,350 3,592 4,942
Harry Gibbon 1,260 1,260 James Thomson 1,080 1,080
John Hamilton 1,080 1,080 Graham Tran 810 1,501 2,311
Jack Harrison 1,090 1,090 James Warne 1,080 1,080
Michael Hubbold 1,260 8,954 10,214 Bill Weale 540 540
Virginia Huddart 1,260 1,260 Frederick Westley 1,080 2,447 3,527
Edward Hulse 1,260 1,260 Gordon Whitman 1,100 1,100
Total 53,731 26,590 80,321
Report of the auditors
To the members of Amalgamated accounting policies are appropriate to the Union's circumstances,
Engineering and Electrical Union consistently applied and adequately disclosed.
We planned and performed our audit so as to obtain all the information
We have audited the accounts on pages 6 to 20 which have been and explanations which we considered necessary in order to provide us
prepared under the accounting policies set out on page 11. with sufficient evidence to give reasonable assurance that the accounts
are free from material misstatement, whether caused by fraud or other
Respective responsibilities of Executive Council and Auditors irregularity or error. In forming our opinion we also evaluated the overall
adequacy of the presentation of information in the accounts.
As described on page 3 the Executive Council are responsible for
the preparation of the accounts. It is our responsibility to form an Opinion
independent opinion, based on our audit, on those statements and
to report our opinion to you. In our opinion the accounts give a true and fair view of the state of the
Union's affairs as at 31 December 2000 and of its excess of income over
Basis of opinion expenditure for the year then ended and have been properly prepared in
accordance with the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation)
We conducted our audit in accordance with Auditing Standards Act 1992.
issued by the Auditing Practices Board. An audit includes
examination, on a test basis, of evidence relevant to the amounts
and disclosures in the accounts. It also includes an assessment of BDO STOY HAYWARD
the signiﬁcant estimates and judgements made by the Executive Chartered Accountants and Registered Auditors
Council in the preparation of the accounts, and of whether the Sevenoaks
July 2001 Unionnews 27
HOLIDAYS ¤: Nick Preston: 01248 810
005 Members wishing to
BLACKPOOL. Modern 3 KESWICK, Aaron Lodge. advertise in the small ads
bedroom caravan. Super site, Original Station Masters section of Union News are
all amenities, views of house, quietly set in own
requested to make a
Blackpool Tower, lakeside grounds, 5 mins from town
donation of a minimum of
pitch, fully equipped kitchen centre, offers high quality
£3.00 to the Union’s
and heating, colour tv. Family
site, phone for brochure.Prices
ONLY £3 TO UNION MEMBERS Centenary Fund, PHAB,
or more details: private parking. B&B £22-£25 Please tick the category that your advertisement is which helps people with
¤: 01594 836 280 pppn. intended for physical disabilities to buy
ORLANDO (Lindfields) ¤: 01768 772 399 equipment that will give
luxurious 4 bed villa. 5 miles FLORIDA. Enormous luxury s CARS s MISCELLANEOUS s HOLIDAYS them greater
from Disney. Heated screened villa. 6 bedrooms 4 s SERVICES s HOUSES s WANTED independence. All you
fibre optic lit pool. Superb bathrooms, sleeps 122/14, Write out your advertisement on the form below. Maximum number of need to do is complete the
‘pooh bear’ room. Air own private pool in south words: 30. Telephone numbers count as one word. Please use block capitals. form on the left and send it
conditioned laundry, cable tv, facing extended deck, BBQ, Only forms with membership numbers will be included. to us – with your cheque
quiet neighbourhood. zoned air-conditioning. 52” or postal order made
¤: 01429 263 467 cable TV. Superbly equipped payable to
WOOLACOMBE, North Devon. throughout. Disney 12 mins. ‘The Centenary Fund’ – by
6 berth caravan, closest site to Booking 2002/2003. the deadline stated below.
beach, nice quiet site, ¤: 01234 303 354 We reserve the right to
beautiful walks, breath taking FLAMINGOLAND holiday withhold or edit any
scenary, pets not allowed in village theme park,zoo. New
caravan, cleaned after use a three bedroom caravan, tv,
unsuitable for inclusion.
must. ¤: 0115 917 8596 video, microwave, fridge, and
LAKE DISTRICT. Ullswater many more essentials,
comfortable central heated, bedding included free gas
two bedroom cottage, sleeps electric. Most weeks available.
4, bed linen provided, open ¤: 0191 421 2726 / 07713 820
fire, private parking, ideal base 650
for walking, open all year, dogs FLORIDA, GULF COAST. Villa
welcome. ¤: 01768 482 469 for rent, three bedrooms, two
FLORIDA, Gulf Coast. Luxury bathrooms, private screened I declare I am a s member s retired member
fully equipped villa with pool, pool, close to beaches, golf, For inclusion in the next issue
Union membership number of Union News send by
3 beds, 3 baths, overlooking fishing, shops and
freshwater canal. Golf close by. restaurants. Name 10 October to: Union News
Sleeps 6 people for a total of ¤:/Fax: 01493 781 479 Small Ads, AEEU, Hayes
£450 per week all inclusive. ISLE OF SKYE. Very
Address Court, West Common Road,
Telefax: 01904 411 608 comfortable, well equipped, Hayes, Bromley,
NORTH WALES, Tregarth, well self catering cottage, sleeps 4, Kent BR2 7AU.
equipped character cottage, beautiful hill and sea views. Postcode All forms must be
sleeps 2/4. Ideal touring base. Near a sandy beach. accompanied by a cheque for
Views over countryside Call for brochure: ¤: 01478 650 Telephone at least £3.00 made payable
towards Anglesey. Electricity 360 to ‘The Centenary Fund’
and bedding provided. ISLE OF SKYE. Very
Centrally heated. Owner comfortable, well equipped
supervised. Reasonable rates. self catering cottage, sleeps 4,
¤: 01248 600 989 beautiful hill and sea views. ¤: 01480 217 860 microwave, free gas, electricity bedroom, 2 bathroom villa
SANDOWN BAY. Spacious Near a sandy beach. Call for SEAHOUSES, traditional and passes. 3 bars, tiger club, with private pool, sleeps 8
chalet(s). sleeps 4-6, fully brochure. ¤: 01478 650 360 Northumbrian fishermans indoor and outdoor pool. Big people, air-con, 15 mins from
equipped, close to sandy CORNWALL, PERRAPORTH cottage. Beautiful coastal late season discounts. Disney, near golf courses and
beaches, coastal walks area – St Agnes. Privately location, caters for up to 6. Log ¤: 01274 598 438 other attractions, suitable for
outstanding views, sensible owned 3 bedroom holiday unit fire, fully equipped, close to all CORNWALL, PERRANPORTH. disabled guests, for more
prices. For details. to let. Sleeps 6-8. Pool, bar local amenitites. For full Self-catering cottage. Sleeps information please
¤: 020 8519 8053/0850 758 and other entertainments details please phone: 0191 4, on a small farm, close to ¤: 01908 225 249
905 available. Close to beach and 285 0826 beaches, golf course, Truro NORTHUMBRIAN cottage on
SOUTHBOURNE, shops. For details phone: CORNWALL, near Tintagel. Two cathedral, central for touring border of National Park, sleeps
Bournemouth. Sea front 01407 763 980 bed cottage sleeps eight. Sea Cornwall. Pets welcome, short 4, log fire, fully equipped.
holiday. Flatlett, double room, TIME SHARE for sale in Malta. view, own grounds, beach, breaks available. Fully Quiet country lane with
all facilities. Short break or by Price £1500. local interests. equipped. ¤: 01872 573 962 beautiful views. Dogs
the week. Some dates still ¤: 01472 602 824 ¤: 01708 477 458 FRANCE, LIMOUSIN, between welcome. For brochure
available. ¤: 01202 426 650 NORTH NORFOLK. Ideally COSTA BLANCA, La Marina. 2 Dordogne and Auvergne. ¤: 01670 514 132
CAP D’AGDE, South of France, situated, quiet, cosy, com- bedroom bungalow, sleeps 4- Unspoilt country, rural village NEWQUAY, CORNWALL. 2
Languedoc region. Apartment fortable, self catering cott- 5. All amenities within walking home to let, sleeps 2/7 in four bedroom apartments. Located
sleeps 2-4. All amenities, ages, owner supervised, distance, near beach, golf & bedrooms, fully equipped at Fistral and Porth. Both enjoy
lovely sandy beaches and golf equipped to a high standard. Aqua parks. Washing machine, kitchen, attractive garden. stunning sea views. Modern
nearby. Lively resort with lots Also site for touring caravans, sat tv, great family location, Open all year. Brochure. and well equipped with
to do. open all year. www. long/short lets. Booking 2002 £200/£350 week. balconies. Towels, electricity
¤: 01483 892 099 for details. homelyacre.co.uk. £100-£250 per week. ¤: 029 2048 5115 and linen provided. No pets.
FLORIDA, ORLANDO. 2 ¤: 01263 860 614 ¤: 01474 56 4094 DEVON CLIFFS, Exmouth ¤: 01932 229 319
bedroom, 2 bathroom air FRANCE, NORTHERN EXMOUTH, DEVON CLIFFS, Haven Park. 8 berth caravan, CARAVAN LETTING as
conditioned villa, sleeps 4-6, Dordogne. House sleeps 6, Sandy Bay. Six berth caravan, price includes entrance to previously advertised in April
free golf, communal pool, lodge sleeps 8, mill sleeps 10. fully equipped colour tv, Haven facilities. c.t.v, Issue 2001. ¤: 01303 249 055
tennis courts, near attractions. Mostly en-suite, swimming microwave etc, personally microwave, large fridge, IRELAND, CLONAKILTY, West
¤: 01745 833 426 pool, lakes for fishing, all cleaned. ¤: 01225 315 402 freezer, sea views, safe award Cork. If your prioity is old
S.W FRANCE selection of within four acres of private HAVEN, CALIFORNIA Cliffs, winning sandy beach. Details fashioned hospitality, good
beautiful properties many with land. Open all year. Brochure Great Yarmouth. 8 berth luxury after 1pm. ¤: 02380 398 710 irish breakfast/vegetarian.
swimming pools. For brochure available. caravan, all mod cons, tv, FLORIDA, ORLANDO. Luxury 3 Comfortable en-suite
July 2001 Unionnews 29
bedroom, walks, beaches and 4-6, all amenities within QUIET VILLAGE, cosy equipped, self catering house resorts. ¤: 0151 336 2908
golf. Also available one walking distance 30 mins from converted s/c barns, all mod sleeps five, available all year. SPANISH FREEHOLD property
bedroom self catering Alicante Golf courses. cons, sleeps 2/4, ideal for Sidmouth 10 min drive, pubs, for sale. From £40,000. Quality
apartment. Short/long rentals available. walking, touring and bird restaurants in village, country apartments and villas close to
¤: 00353 23 344 36 ¤: 0118 962 4571 watching. Coast (6m) available and riverside walks, good base beaches and golf courses. 4/5
IRELAND, CLONAKILTY, West NERJA, COSTA DEL SOL. 2 all year. Pets welcome. to see Devon. day inspection trips arranged.
Cork. Charming 2 bedroom bedroom apartment on ¤: 01507 327 209 ¤: 01273 418 149 ¤: 0151 709 3214
18th Century cottage. Fully Burriana Beach. Fully FLORIDA, KISSIMMEE. 4 FLORIDA, KISSIMMEE, three www.anchoragevillas.supanet.
equipped with cosy open fire, equipped kitchen lounge with bedroom, 3 bathroom luxury bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, villa, com
all home comforts, very satellite tv, leading onto a villa with private south facing heated own pool, superb COSTA BLANCA Villas and
private, ideal location for large balcony. pool. Superb golf and country accomodation, Disney Parks Appts to rent near beaches,
walks, beaches, golf and ¤: 01202 463 115 club setting, only 15 mins from 20 mins away. Flights and car bars, restaurants. 5-10 mins
touring. Mary Reilly NEWQUAY, Cornwall. Situated Disney, sleeps up to 10 people. hire arranged. Competitive drive to three golf courses,
¤: 00353 23 344 36 on the Cliff directly above Late bookings available. weekly rentals from £335. swimming pools, tennis, pick-
SCOTLAND WICK, Caithness. Newquay’s harbour, enjoying ¤: 0118 966 9277 ¤:/Fax: 01202 686 154 ups or car hire. www.
Holiday Cottage, sleeps two magnificant uninterrupted AUSTRIA, Tirol Alps. Skischool FRASERBURGH, NE Scotland. anchoragevillas.supanet.com
fully equipped sea view. Pets views of Newquays beaches and snowboard, superb skiing Anchorage guest house. ¤: 0151 709 3214
welcome. £80-£130 per week. and Harbour. Only minutes in Westerndorf. Voted best Family B&B all rooms, central GET AWAY to our luxury chalet.
Includes electricity and linen. from beaches, shops, golf and resort in whole of Europe. heating, tv, tea/coffee Woodland walks or free fishing
¤: 01955 609 191 Fistral Beach. Hotel £17pppn B&B. Skischool facilities, comfortable lounge, on your doorstep. Equipped to
PRIMROSE VALLEY (Haven). ¤: 01637 876 855 £50 4 days. near shops and beautiful highest standard, free
Luxury 8 berth caravan, DISNEY 10 minutes, good Phone/Fax: 00435 334 2017 sandy beach. Open all year. electricity an ideal base with
veranda, TV/video, CD Hi-fi, weather, private and childrens Mobile: 00436 642 841 347 ¤: 01346 515 913 easy access to motorways.
microwave, patio set, pools. Sounds good? Then rent SCOTLAND, nr Inverarary. Mid FRIDAYTHORPE, Yorkshire Phone: 01324 861 166
loungers, iron, hairdryer, our luxury villa, sleeps 8-10 in Argyll. Detached, well Wolds. Well equipped self CAP D’AGDE France,
electric fan, electric heater, Florida. From £450 per week equipped, centrally heated catering cottage, peaceful Languedoc Region. Apartment
high chair, cot, superb per villa. Details cottage, sleeps 4, beautiful location, situated centrally sleeps 2-4. All amenities. 5
entertainment, bed linen, ¤: 01249 444 291 Loch/Hill views and ideal between York and East Coast. minutes from lovely sandy
passes included. No pets. ORLANDO, FLORIDA. Luxury touring base. Open all year. Ideal for touring or walking beaches and golf course.
¤: 01302 890 912 new 4 bedroom, 2 bath villa. Pets welcome. linen and heating included. Lively resort with lots to do.
WEST WALES, Cardigan. Sleeps 10, own pool/jacuzzi. ¤: 01546 886 261 Sleeps five. ¤: 01483 892 099 for details
Detached bungalow, sleeps 4, 10 mins from Disney. Some WINDEMERE “Thornleigh” ¤: 01377 288 255 ST ANDREWS, Kinkell Braes.
garage grounds, semi-rural dates available late 2001. licensed Guest House, 3 BATH BREAKS in this lovely Six berth caravan. Tv,
location, ideal base for ¤:/Fax: 01642 325 652 for nights B&B £55pp, D,B&B this lovely georgian city £79 microwave, all mod cons, free
beaches, visiting interesting brochure £80pp. En-suite rooms, colour two nights, £99 for three. En- gas and electric. Most dates
places, walking area, one BED & BREAKFAST with tv’s, complimentary tea/coffee suite with excellent breakfast available. Sorry no pets.
small dog accepted, sorry no transport if required and baby trays. Excellent food and for two persons. Ideal location ¤: 01592 861 520
babies. Night storage heaters. sitting if required. We will hospitality, private parking, for Christmas shopping. ETB FLORIDA VILLA. Four
¤: 01239 612 427 make your stay very homely convenient but quiet location highly commended ‘The bedrooms, two bathrooms, tv
HOLIDAY CARAVAN Haven and a warm welcome. for details. ¤: 01539 444203 Pilgrims’. ¤: 01225 310 204 den, rest lounge, dining area,
Park. Doniford Bay Nr ¤: 01424 755 478 LANZAROTE near the peaceful DISNEY, FLORIDA. Virgin’s fully fitted kitchen, private
Minehead. TV, shower, wc, MALTA. TIMESHARE appart- Playa Blanca. Two bedroom quiet country crossings estate. screened swimming pool. Air
clubs entertainment, pools, ment in 4 Star Park Hotel. detached house with patio, 20 mins from attractions, conditioned. 15 min drive to
childrens activities, 100 yards Sliema, Malta. Quick sale BBQ, garden, roof terrace on luxury villa. 3 beds, 2 baths, main attractions. Reasonable
from beach. From £100 weekly, £1500. E-mail anthony. quiet complex with large pool. solar heated pool, air-con, rates. ¤:/fax: 020 8422 2305
short breaks 50%. Includes email@example.com. 20 mins from airport. satellite tv, video, help with car COSTA DEL SOL. Nerja, one
gas and electricity. ¤: 01792 420 041 ¤: 0117 9020 107 hire, flights, attraction tickets. bedroom apartment, sleeps 4,
¤: 01453 544 472 AUTUMN NORMANDY breaks, NEWQUAY, family run guest Sleeps 6/8. Now booking fully equipped kitchen,
LINCOLNSHIRE. Beautfully 2 bedroom cottage, heating, house, 2 mins walk from three 2001/2002. ¤: 01708 769 645 bathroom, double shower,
converted single storey farm UKTV, lazy rural location, beaches. All rooms en-suite, THIRSK, North Yorkshire. lounge with satellite tv.
buildings in quiet village 300m magnificant beach. ? car park, top quality, home Cottage overlooking St James Leading to South facing
location. All mod cons. Parking hour Cherbourg, markets, cooked food, close to all Green. Ideal base for families, balcony with canopy
for 4 cars. Sleeps 2-4 children restaurants, horse riding, golf, amenities from £115 pp. larger groups wishing to visit swimming pools. Beautiful
and pets welcome. Available Norman/D.Dayn history from ¤: 01637 872 871 Dales Coast Moors of views. ¤: 0151 280 2425
all year round. £100 for 5 nights. Brochure FRENCH RIVIERA, Antibes. Yorkshire . Sleeps 10, plus cot. THREE BEDROOM house for
¤: 01507 327 209 available. ¤: 023 9234 3455 Between Nice and Cannes. Six Available all year. sale two garages, £200,000
NORTH WALES. Llanllyfni. FLORIDA, DISNEY. Luxury four berth mobile homes to let, ¤: 01845 523 522 ono. East London area. Also:
Comfortable B&B. reasonable bedroom three bathroom villa beautiful three star site, bar, TENERIFE TIMESHARE for sale Clacton area, caravan for sale,
rates, week-end rates, special with private pool. Two restaurant, Disco, take-away, at Torviscas. One bedroom, six berth. £4,500 or To Let at
offers, beaches, fishing, lounges, dining area, air swimming pool, beach 300 sleeps 4, high season, wk 14. £150pw. ¤: 020 8472 8160
walking, climbing, boating. conditioned. 15 mins from yards. ¤: 0113 293 7637 Swimming pool, kitchen, ALICANTE, South of Alicante.
Near Snowdonia National Disney. ¤: 0191 250 1305 MOBILE HOME on French Sunset Bay Club. £1000 ono. Private villa, private pool,
Park. Ideal for day trips to CAERNARFON. Privately Riviera. Sleeps six, well ¤: 01243 552 356 patios, garden, sunroof, tv,
Dublin, Ireland. For details owned pool, self catering equipped five star site, two BLACKPOOL Cala Gran. 8 fully equipped, 2 bedrooms,
¤: 01286 880 446 holiday chalet. Fully equipped pool complexes (five pools Berth caravan, microwave, sleeps 5/6. £100-£400 pw for
TENERIFE. PLAYA De Las microwave, shower, utensils. altogether). Entertainment, satellite, cooker, gag electric, the villa not per person, near
Americas. Private one Sleeps 3/5. Pets welcome. Site sports facilities, two weeks for bedding, cleaning materials, beaches. ¤: 01527 64149
bedroom apartment To Let. offers pool bars, mini market, 1 the price of one September. included. Theatre, sportsmans
Couples preferred. Tv, mile form town centre. Level ¤: 02476 334 071 bar, 3 pools, indoor/outdoor
swimming pool, tennis, access to chalet. NORTH DEVON Coast, play areas, Burger King, Café.
adjacent new golf course. 5 ¤: 01254 262 559 Illfracombe. Comfortable three ¤: 0161 998 9782
mins walk to the sea. Flights WEYMOUTH BAY (Haven Site) bedroomed accomodation, NORWEGIAN Log Cabin. CORNWALL, 8 ACRES,
arranged if required. Three bedroom caravan sleeps sleeps 6, central location, National Snowdonia Park. numerous outbuildings, 3 d-
¤: 01246 419 280 8, indoor and outdoor pools, close to beach and harbour, Sleeps 6, tv/video, ski slope, beds, bathroom, sitting room,
TORREVIEJA, Costa Blanca, 2 plus entertainment, gas, linen included, excellent rates. Forrest Walils mountain bikes, dining room, kit/break room,
bedroom apartment on small electric and bed linen. All ¤: 01271 867 655 (day) climbing, fishing, pub on site utility, sep WC, intregral
development with communal included. For details Or: 01271 867 386 (Eves) with child facilities. Within garage, detached d.garage,
pool with roof terrace. Sleeps ¤: 01722 716 551 POPPLE VIEWS, well easy reach of many coastal workshop, office, oil, CH,
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excellent condition. £225,000 amounts considered. Call after Triton 2000 saw table with
¤: 01209 211 227 6pm during the week. extras. Many many tools all for
TWO DOUBLE BEDROOMED
WANTED ¤: 0151 334 7086 sale due to bad health. Please
house, large back and front SPEEDWAY PROGRAMMES ring for further information.
gardens, back facing south WANTED. MYFORD LATHE and wanted, also books, ¤: 0161 336 1258
situated in small grove, quiet equipment. ¤: 01623 558 260 magazines, badges, photo- FOR SALE. MITUTOYO
area near to shops and bus WANTED. WILLIAM DE graphs and all related items, Digimatic indicator, Smiths
service. £25,000. MORGAN tiles and pottery in pre-war, 40s, 50s also grass- Tachometer, portable
¤: 01429 263 897 Persian and Lustre colours of track. hardness tester. Type ‘D’
KINGSTON. 3 BED HOUSE. owls, birds, snakes, dragons ¤: 01793 619 358 durometer, optical flats, gauge
Quiet development, conserv- etc. ¤: 01388 420 049 blocks E28 (x2), set of three
atory, garage, near Beacon, micrometers 0-75, Digimatic
schools Park Station. £280k,
WANTED. OLD MOTOR CYCLE CARS micrometer 22-50.
for restoration any condition,
or 2 bed turreted gatehouse, dead or alive. Distance no ¤: 024 76679 091
quiet road near Centre Station object. Please ¤ : 0161 287 MERCEDES 2.0l 190E Auto. BEER MATS over 3000, many
Park, woodblock floor, off- 5845 Red (met), FSH, leather, full very and old, 130 complete
street parking. £199,950. ¤: PRIVATE COLLECTOR wants electricals, alloys, ABS, e- sets, good condition, many
0208 836 1532 old trykes, bikes and carrier sunroof, alarm immobiliser, foreign, lagers, beers, spirits,
TWO BEDROOM COTTAGE. bikes. Also early hand good condition, K reg, foods, various. Contact Steve
Barrhill South Ayrshire, operated mangels & washing desirable car. Illness forces with offers.
Scotland. Central heating, tubs & washing machines. Any sale. £6,150 ono. ¤: 0121 603 4665/ 07796 271
garage, large garden, nice early items to do with hand ¤: T.S.C (Nr K. Lynn) (01553) 299
village, with rail station, bus washing clothes. Contact 828 686 TWO SINGLE KAYAKS. One
service. Cottage has views Geoff for a good price. VOLVO 145 ESTATE, 2 litre auto ‘conanche’ yellow with paddle
£30,000 or reasonable offer. ¤: 01430 432 351 in exceptional original and spray deck £95. One
¤: 0208 488 8148 CIGARETTE AND BUBBLE condition. Apple green, 98,000 ‘apache’ red with paddle and
GUM card sets wanted. Also miles, tax exhempt (built 1972) spray deck £90. Both very
SERVICES old cigarette packets. Will take Volvo rally class winner. Any good condition.
almost anything relating to inspection welcome. £3000. ¤: 0208 467 8862
cigarette advertising. Private Leicester area. NR NOVA TRAILER TENT.
WORLD WIDE CAR RENTAL, collector. Will pay cash. ¤: 0116 257 0542 Sleeps 4/5 good sturdy trailer
450 Uk locations, all major ¤: Preston: 01772 627 445 1976 BEDFORD CARAVETT. tows like a dream. £400.
airports. E-mail WAR MEDALS WANTED. Army, Taxed, tested awning with ¤: 01904 760 427
MoiraRoda@yahoo.com Navy, RAF, Police, fire service, inner bed compartment, toilet, ISABELLA AWNING
CV’S PROFESSIONALLY pro- life saving, death plaques, cutlery plus extras. Ambassador 850. 4 yrs old,
duced on laid paper with wire bravery in the field. £1,500 ono. ¤: 01609 774 065 fibre frame curtains, some
binding & clear cover. Five Distinguished conduct medal CLASSIC ROVER P.6, one 1973 hardened steel pegs, used
copies only £17.60 incl post. military cross, D.F.C etc. T.C, one 1975 S.C. Sale to only 3 times. £150 ono.
First class stamp brings info Postage paid. bereavement offers. ¤: 01494 483 293
pack. C.V Services, PO Box 8, ¤: 01792 895 033 ¤: 02920 793 151 TICKETS FOR TWO private
Pontypool NP4 7YA VESPA OR LAMBRETTA GO KART. 5BHP Honda stalls, seats in ‘The Royal
P.W.B PRINTING services. Scooter to restore non runner Engine, Quat tyres, cost new Albert Hall’ reduced prices
Disposable lighters, bonded any condition. Also any £1,700. Used 8 times, sell for including many proms at ‘Two
leather & plastic key fobs, accessories to do with £900 with trailer, suit age 5yr- for one’.
pens, business stationary, scooters, books etc. 18yr. ¤ : 01970 611 892, ¤: 0117 967 6711
leaflets, letters, comp slips, ¤: 0121 552 7772 mobile: 07974 991 989 after BLACK MARBLE MANTLE clock
party/dance tickets. Samples UP TO 25kg (1/2 cwt) of 5pm. with visible pin-pellet, dead-
send 2x1st class stamps. parafin wax, for use in wood SHOGUN, 1997, P Reg, 2.8 beat escapement, strikes hour
Reasonable prices. seasoning. Has anyone got auto GLS, long wheel base and half hour. Engraved with
¤: 01495 222 567 (Gwent area) any or know of a source? blue over silver. 36k, excellent cherubs. Black dial with brass
AWNINGS, BIKE racks and all ¤: 01792 864 364 condition, full service history, background and numberals. H
other accessories and DAVEY LAMP and Miners genuine reason for sale. 20", W19, D7" . £265.
appliances for motor homes memorabelia. £14,500. ¤: 01254 888 545
and caravans supplied by ¤: 0117 932 6269 ¤: 01229 584 405 TY BEANIE BABIES. Mostly
Vantec (Cumbria) for more WAKEFIELD No7 Mechanical ¤: Mobile: 07759 58912 dogs, pugsly, fetch, dotty,
information. ¤: Kendal: 01539 Lubricators, ?’ Bore Klinger, tuffy, scotty, wrinkles, £6 each
739 041 / 07929 948 485 AB40 valve, southern railway 24 in total.
SECURITY GRILLS, seating, loco buffers, spencer moulton ¤: 0121 681 4281
bulkheads, windows, heavy No3 and No400 rubber buffing BURNED 4 JAW Independent
duty roof bars, baskets and springs, drummond loco chuck. 8" dia. New, suit
THE ENCYCLOPEDIA of Airline
other accessories for vans and chimney all for railway Colchester or Harrison Lathe.
Life says Roy Mills is in
mini buses supplied by Vantec locomotive restoration. £85.00. Pair of matching V-
(Cumbria). ¤: 0117 960 9065 Blocks. W 6" x 3" x 2" H. £25.
EvenlongerroddS’ by Denis
¤: 01539 739 041 / 07929 WANTED. £100 paid for Norris Long. Special to readers, one
Cast iron surface. Plate 24" x
948 485 joiners panel plane. £60 paid 12" v.good £45. Many more
title £8.00 two £14.00, three
CRYSTAL SOUND recording for smaller Norris and Spiers Eng items for sale.
£20.00. CommAvia PO Box
studio 01132 669 189 or planes. All wooden and metal 2132, Hove, BN3 8AQ.
¤: 01270 568 506
www.crystalsound.co.uk. The planes by Stanley etc. any old BELLS WHISKEY DECANTERS.
one shop place to make that carpenters tools wanted. Complete set. 12 in total. 1988-
quantities fabrics, threads,
great CD recording. ¤: 01492 877 380 1999 (twelve bells of xmas)
beads, sequins etc. Supplied
WOULD YOU LIKE to have a WHITE STAR SHIPPING line £1150 or offer. Charles Dianna
for needlecrafts/textile art at
better lifestyle? We can items. Postcards, books Wedding: bell boxed offers.
bargain prices. For
present an opportunity to help brochures, badges, cups, brochure/price list, send SAE
¤: 01530 270 702
you achieve your dreams, suacers, menus etc. EARN £5 TO £10 PER HOUR,
to ISIS Designs, PO Box 268,
interested? For free info ¤: 02892 602 390 more if you work harder.
Bridgwater, Somerset TA6 6YJ. www.megaincome.co.uk
¤: 01292 209 519 SIXTIES & SEVENTIES Action ¤: 07831 733 652
www.4extracash.co.uk Man figures, accessories,
¤:Freephone: 0800 970 0599
COMPLETE WORKSHOP for
equipment etc wanted. Any sale. Woodwork tools incl
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