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Get well soon to Tinbum's daughter

Discussion in 'General chit chat' started by leaky5, Aug 2, 2014.

  1. leaky5

    leaky5 Donator

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    Basildon, Essex
    I saw this over on another website. Tinbum's daughter has had a fairly major operation and wanted to wish her a speedy recovery.

    Tinbum is also saving for some special wheels for her wheelchair. So for the foreseeable future all the donations from my paracord sling sales will go to this fund and through August I will add another £1 to each donation.

    I have started off with sending a few extra £'s from some recent sales.

    Tinbum, I hope you don't mind me posting this.

    Mod's I know we had some issues with charitable type threads before and was wondering if it is OK for members to PM me directly for details if they would like to make a donation.
  2. stevemandm

    stevemandm Honorary Member

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    in a distant galaxy, far far away ....... actually
    taking a bit of gear to the meet, hopefully to sell. will pm you when we get back to make a donation for the lass
  3. Jackroadkill

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    Fine as far as I know; I need another sling so when I'm back from my holiday I'll measure the rifle and PM you.
  4. nath92

    nath92 Donator

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    Oswaldtwistle .Lancashire
    Best wishes for a speedy recovery

  5. Meteor62

    Meteor62 Major Poster

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    All the best
  6. Picklehoffer

    Picklehoffer Ministry of Foolishness

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    Top man! Nice thought Leaky5.

    I would also like to step up and donate a quid from every HFT cushion MiY KIT sells during August.

    Tinbum, I hope you don't see this as charity mate. It's a genuine gesture of a bit of solidarity for a like-minded shooter. I hope your little girl is feeling better very very soon. Hope you ain't offended.

  7. essex sniper

    essex sniper Banned

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    Get well soon. I'll speAk to you soon leaky about a sling atb
  8. themadspread

    themadspread Donator

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    all the best bud hope shes well soon
  9. sillygarry

    sillygarry Posting Addict

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    northolt london
    best wishes atb garry
  10. ImSaracen

    ImSaracen Active Member

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    My heartfelt best wishes to your daughter & yourself, so traumatic when its your young ones .
    kindest withes & thoughts, Bill
  11. slipperyeel1

    slipperyeel1 Engaging Member

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    Best wishes and to a speedy recovery.
  12. kermitboy1

    kermitboy1 Banned

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    Some very kind individuals on this lovely forum. Good on you all. Please accept my best regards also. Hope things continue to improve for the best long term. KB1
  13. Tinbum

    Tinbum Delusions of adequacy

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    In Sparkling Isolation
    Wow! Just found out about this thread, and it's really to got me!!:eek:
    Thankyou very much for all the support and good wishes.

    Just to let you know, she's doing very well and has come off the epidural today, and its possible she could be going home tomorrow!:D

    Its her 13th birthday next Sunday, which is all the more special as we were told she wouldn't see her second! I am taking some inspiration from The A Team and am converting her off road wheelchair to a monster truck, beach buggy type thing to get her across the sand to the sea. She loves splashing around in the sea!
    I really appreciate your help with this, and if anyone has any ideas relating to it, please shout out. My current plan is to make a second, removable rear axle to hold the PU wheels at the back. The front is a single wheel in a fork type arrangement. I was thnkng short axle with spacer to fit in that with a smaller PU wheel either side.

    Thanks again from myself, my wife and most of all from Kerrinanne.

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