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Car Park Legend - man takes six years to use every parking slot

Wed Apr 28, 2021 9:48 pm

A man from SE London has added “spice” to his weekly shopping trip by embarking on a mission to user every bay in the supermarket car park. Six years later, he’s achieved his goal!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-56916050

He’s the antithesis of me - I get annoyed if my usual parking slot isn’t available! :lol:
 
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Re: Car Park Legend - man takes six years to use every parking slot

Wed Apr 28, 2021 10:14 pm

How many times did he leave his Wallet in the car ?
 
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Re: Car Park Legend - man takes six years to use every parking slot

Wed Apr 28, 2021 10:38 pm

scbriml wrote:
A man from SE London has added “spice” to his weekly shopping trip by embarking on a mission to user every bay in the supermarket car park. Six years later, he’s achieved his goal!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-56916050

He’s the antithesis of me - I get annoyed if my usual parking slot isn’t available! :lol:


What a very English goal to aim for! :)
 
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Re: Car Park Legend - man takes six years to use every parking slot

Thu Apr 29, 2021 3:02 am

He was smart to focus on this project instead of Brexit. He might well be the last sane person left in Great Britain.
 
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Re: Car Park Legend - man takes six years to use every parking slot

Thu Apr 29, 2021 1:27 pm

I can just see this..
Wife: why can't we park close to the store
Husband: as he grabs his spread sheet, 'I already parked there, there is a parking space out here in the boondocks I haven't parked in yet" besides you need the exercise.
 
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Re: Car Park Legend - man takes six years to use every parking slot

Thu Apr 29, 2021 1:47 pm

Sounds like he just MIGHT be on the spectrum. . . :shock:
 
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Re: Car Park Legend - man takes six years to use every parking slot

Thu Apr 29, 2021 10:22 pm

That’s a different take on recording train loco numbers and airliner registration marks.
 
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Re: Car Park Legend - man takes six years to use every parking slot

Fri Apr 30, 2021 1:59 pm

This really feels like a kind of OCD to me. I'm with scbriml I have a spot I like and hate if its taken.
 
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Re: Car Park Legend - man takes six years to use every parking slot

Fri Apr 30, 2021 2:03 pm

I stopped driving to supermarkets in the UK. They made the spaces far too narrow, as if they were in cahoots with dent removal companies.

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