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Our Advertisers Thread, STOCKTOBER2! A month of prizes and sweeties from VeryPC in Purchasing and Trading; Originally Posted by VeryPC This from @ Little-Miss in the other thread. It was my idea to give away sugar ...
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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    This from @Little-Miss in the other thread.
    It was my idea to give away sugar mice, Alan had never heard of them

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC_Tom_B View Post
    It was my idea to give away sugar mice, Alan had never heard of them
    Now just hold on a second ... Not heard of sugar mice.....

    I'm happy to report, I recieved some some Angry Birds fruit pastilles with the bad piggie packaging

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    Piggies received here, Thanks again. Now to enter for Stocktober....

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    I will report back with how good/bad they are once I've devoured them.
    I totally didn't forget because I'm watching Dragonball... [Ep.33 out of 153.]

    "professional" review incoming!

    The box was almost completely full, which is awesome. Too often I find sweet boxes/bags half full of air.

    I ate them in the order of Pear, Orange, Strawberry with pink last [can't remember what the flavour actually is] because I'm weird like that.

    Pear was ok. The first one I had tasted a bit like bubblegum, I'm not sure why. The rest weren't flavoured that strong, but you could still taste something. That something wasn't pear... It was still nice though.
    Orange had a nice, medium strength. Not too strong, but you can definitely taste it. Nice and orange-y
    Strawberry... I wish I had left these to last. Medium/strong flavour, VERY noticeable, but not overpowering. [I've had sweets before that were TOO strong...]
    "Pink"... I actually can't remember what they tasted like. That's how much of an impact it made.

    They were mostly solid. Similar to Jelly Babies. However there were a couple that were more like Haribo.

    Overall, 8/10 - Would eat again... No seriously. Send more.
    Last edited by X-13; 13th September 2013 at 07:32 PM.

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    Another competition excellent

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    Hmm no sweeties here. :-(

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC_Tom_B View Post
    It was my idea to give away sugar mice, Alan had never heard of them
    True - The concept of the sugar mouse was totally alien to me. Maybe it's something to do with growing up in the slums of inner city Preston; we didn't have access to posh sweets like Mr Tom "lah-de-dah" Burkinshaw - it was all Black-Jacks and Mojos round our end (Mojos were 1/2p!)

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by Edu-IT View Post
    Hmm no sweeties here. :-(
    hmm sorry to hear that - if they still haven't turned up in another couple of days give me a shout and we'll send some more.

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by rad View Post
    Percy Pigs received here. Thank again!
    @rad reports Veggie Percy arriving at his gaff on the other thread.

    Some of you non-veggies got the veggie sweets this time - you cleaned us right out of everything except giant gobstoppers. Another trip to the Wonderful Warehouse of Wonderful Wonders in a Warehouse will be in order before the start of the competition.

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cache View Post
    Now just hold on a second ... Not heard of sugar mice.....

    I'm happy to report, I recieved some some Angry Birds fruit pastilles with the bad piggie packaging
    3rd Angry Birds style reported, thanks @Cache. Just the Pink bird left to see. Anyone received those yet?

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    giant gobstoppers.
    [censored] my teeth... SEND ME THEM!

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    I want more sweets

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    NO SWEETIES HERE

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    Quote Originally Posted by witch View Post
    NO SWEETIES HERE
    Annoying to hear that. Be patient for a couple more days as they'll hopefully still turn up - if nothing arrives in a couple more days let me know and we'll send some more.

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    Sign me up please Just received my sweets today from the summer, sugar kick was needed this Monday morning.

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