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Default Are Home Depot & B&Q linked?

On Tue, 29 Dec 2020 10:00:31 +0000, Brian Gaff \(Sofa\) wrote:

Do we care even? B and Q used to be known as Block and Quailed as those
were the surnames of the people who started it.


Block and Quayle, to be precise. SWMBO worked for them in the very early
days (1979), although they had the Southampton place long before that.

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