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Old 02-11-2018, 01:20 PM
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Default 17-year-old gets £100,000 JCB

A 17-year-old operator has been given a £100,000 excavator to develop his skills. Blair Hughes works for Glasgow-based Clearwater Group and has been given responsibility for a new JCB 220X, one of the first in Scotland.
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Blair Hughes works for Glasgow-based Clearwater Group where his father Graeme is contracts manager and has responsibility for the company’s new JCB 220X, one of the first in Scotland.

Not personally of the opinion that he is in the best place for learning.... Boot him out into the big wide world where he'll get taught and told when he does something stupid.
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Blair Hughes works for Glasgow-based Clearwater Group where his father Graeme is contracts manager[/B] and has responsibility for the company’s new JCB 220X, one of the first in Scotland.

Not personally of the opinion that he is in the best place for learning.... Boot him out into the big wide world where he'll get taught and told when he does something stupid.
well well well .. there's a surprise
..... amazed he can find the time to get any operating done with all the tickets he's been collecting in a year
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Silver spoon jumps to mind for some reason
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Silver spoon jumps to mind for some reason
well silver plated, at least

"Been given"
..... says sod all about having earned the seat
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