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Fuel Protesters May Make Villa Visit A Nightmare

Aston Villa's trip to the City of Manchester Stadium this Saturday, 1st May 2010 might end up being a travelling nightmare as fuel protesters intend causing travel chaos.

The Huddersfield Daily Examiner is reporting...

'A GO-SLOW fuel protest could be about to hit the M62.'

'The protest, due on May 1, is being co-ordinated by bikers' groups in Yorkshire and Lancashire, angered by soaring petrol prices.'

'They [protesters] plan to take up all lanes at speeds no greater than 25mph until they reach Manchester Town Hall, where they will be met by more protesters on foot.'

Aston Villa take on Manchester City this Saturday May 1 at Eastlands. Kick off is at 3pm.

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Writer: Tudor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday April 28 2010

Time: 3:00PM

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Personally if I wasn't watching the match I'd be joining them, in my car. Fuel prices MUST come down.
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28/04/2010 15:20:00

If I didn't live so far away I might even join the protesters as well. I wonder if they have anything planned in the south of England?
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28/04/2010 16:17:00

God loves us!
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28/04/2010 16:20:00

Just go on Friday night and stay in a travel lodge, no big deal. I'm worried you might get David Villa on "emergency" loan before then though.
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28/04/2010 16:25:00

Would pay to find out where that Travelodge would be! :-)
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28/04/2010 16:28:00

Travelodge - yuk.
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28/04/2010 16:31:00

What about Premier Inn? Lenny Henry makes it sound so good with his disasterously unfunny adverts.
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28/04/2010 16:35:00

Premier Inn - ah, now that's more like it! (lol)
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28/04/2010 16:38:00

"I found something small time", Fxxking fxxkitty fxxk the fxxk off Lenny nobody cares!
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28/04/2010 16:42:00

Poor Lenny. On the plus side he's just shed about 19 stone!
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28/04/2010 18:34:00

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28/04/2010 18:42:00

Good thing the rags aren't playing at home then - the sight of an empty Old Toilet might not look too good on the Sky cameras.
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28/04/2010 21:59:00

They can still fly in from Belfast though fifthcolumnblue.
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28/04/2010 23:21:00


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