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Hi. Very smart looking SLK parked by the Harbour in Padstow this afternoon. Personalised plate.

Hope it was well waxed against the seagull poop - I was parked near the lobster hatchery and was inevitably splattered even there!

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Did you card em?

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Sadly not - need to get some cards sorted when I get back from my holiday!
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the car was probably Rick Steins, he owns everything else in Padstow !
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Rick Stein's car?

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the car was probably Rick Steins, he owns everything else in Padstow !

Possibly. A more likely candidate was the Black Aston Martin Vantage V12 convertible which was parked up just behind my SLC!
Would have loved to hear the noise that made climbing the steep-ish hill out of the harbour area, but sadly it was still parked up when we left.


Having walked around it though, I decided I really prefer the shape of the Vantage Coupe over the convertible version, plus it's a "soft" top not a metal & glass roof.
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