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nelz
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PostPosted: Sun May 13, 2007 4:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

That's useful. The number of times I've dialled an 0870 number, at national rates, only to find I'm talking to someone five miles down the road.
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PostPosted: Sun May 13, 2007 4:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

nelz wrote:
That's useful. The number of times I've dialled an 0870 number, at national rates, only to find I'm talking to someone five miles down the road.


I didn't realise that Warrington was that near to Mumbai! Rolling Eyes
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nelz
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PostPosted: Sun May 13, 2007 8:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's not, but it is within local call range of Birkenhead Laughing
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PostPosted: Sun May 13, 2007 10:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's easy to tell in Walsall, you just adopt Black Country dialect and if they can still understand you, then the call is local. Smile
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