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The Site’s welcome message reads ” Welcome to the most comprehensive site on the internet devoted to British and Irish roads. Have a look around – search for roads-related information in our ever-expanding Wiki, browse the large collection of roads pictures in our photo gallery, or visit some of the SABRE member sites. If you’re burning to talk about anything you’ve seen – please join our forum or drop into our chatroom – we’d love to meet you.

Ok, is it just me or am i missing something here , 2010 Social media networking is global does this stuff actually go on.

You can meet if you like ” Winter Awayday
Our winter away day, combining maps, chat and a good laugh.
Details and sign up

Content: Picture Gallery M1 to M6  Click to view full size image

Websites: Motorway Services Online – Friday, 1st January 2010
Misc MSAs: New page looking at what’s happened in 2009.
Services: The nearly-defunct Rainton moved to its own page, and more services added to the A27.

Links. Monterie – fantastic website on the world’s different road numbering systems

Well as always folks i am meerly bringing it to you “You Decide”

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Sat-nav feels like state-of-the-art technology, but it’s a century since the first auto-navigation device was invented and,  there are fears such systems are starting to erode local knowledge.

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Ring Ring ! Hello , hi could you tell me where my delivery is ?

Sat-nav blunder sends Asda van crashing down narrow footpath , and he’s not on his own!

Despite the Edenfield path being about three foot wide and surrounded by dense foliage, the driver seemingly ignored common sense and instead blindly followed his electronic directions.

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Check out the SAT NAV files …..

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First ever SAT NAV

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Too Late !

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Sorry couldn’t resit this One!

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Somewhere in Snowdonia...
Somewhere in Snowdonia ” Of all the scenarios I had dreamt up before the off of things going wrong, one of the worst actually happened today- the sat nav started playing up, turning itself on and off repeatedly”.
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A bride feared she had been jilted after a sat-nav blunder left her groom struck in a narrow country lane.
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The latest satnav blunder is pointing hundreds of drivers to a bridge that has never existed. via mail-online

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A LORRY driver got stranded for seven hours in a muddy field after his Sat Nav sent him down a country lane on a “short cut” through Snowdonia.

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Eyes on the road!

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A Swedish couple seeking the golden beaches of the Italian island of Capri were disappointed when their GPS navigation system led them 400 miles off course, landing them instead in the industrial northern town of Carpi.
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No need for SAT NAV

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A Rolls Royce car after it smashed through the window of the Tesco superstore in Andover, Hampshire.
Crash and Carry

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Told You!
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“Not a Golf, But like a Golf, but a hatchback”

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Maxi Damage!

Car Crash

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Its round the back Dear !
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well dont just stand there ! get me out

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Do a u turn , and less of the back chat !
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I cant plug it in !

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