Famous people and the cars you have seen them in?

Famous people and the cars you have seen them in?

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onyx39

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10,157 posts

96 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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Was cut up by Bruce Forsyth on the A30 near Sunningdale a few years ago in his Canary Yellow Roller , and inadvertently followed Chris Evans home in one the "magnificent seven", also saw Dale Winton driving through Regents Park in an XK8 a few years ago...

CraigVmax

12,248 posts

228 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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Elle Mcpherson in an aston DB5 Volante

JonnyFive

28,886 posts

135 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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Chris Evans in his F40.

c7xlg

748 posts

178 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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Lawrence Dallaglio on the M3 in his FFRR reg number W4SPS

devnull

2,169 posts

103 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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I'll do the easy one.

Chris Harris in some expensive pork coffee

Vladimir

6,917 posts

104 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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Hugh Grant (many times) in his Vanquish

Eric Clapton in his F40

Andrew Ridgely (Wham) in his Saab 9-5

Louis Theroux in his rather modest Clio!

Mostly in Rock/Polzeath in Cornwall - bit of a sleb hangout.

Shaw Tarse

29,212 posts

149 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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CraigVmax said:
Elle Mcpherson in an aston DB5 Volante
No pics!
Disappointing frown

toon10

4,335 posts

103 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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Newcastle footballers...

Phillipe Albert in Gosforth in a Merc SL

Carl Cort in a dodgy old shape Lexus LS with the plate C8 ORT

Shay Given in a Bentley. Plate was G1 VEN I think?

Vocal Minority

8,582 posts

98 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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Suggs in his Audi A4/S4 (it was dark and on the m'way - so don't know if an S4 or A4 with S line stuff on it).

Can't remember the plates precisely but it sread Suggs.

Edited by Vocal Minority on Wednesday 25th January 15:23

onyx39

Original Poster:

10,157 posts

96 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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Vladimir said:
Hugh Grant (many times) in his Vanquish
Did not know he had a Vanquish. I remember reading an article he wrote when "About a Boy" came out, he apparently had very little interest in cars, and the kid playing the boy spent the whole time they were making the film badgering him into buying something nice!


CarsGoVroom

105 posts

94 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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I can't believe nobody's jumped all over the "Jason Plato in his 911 turbo badly parked" yet...

paulmurr

4,140 posts

158 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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I saw Robin Cook in a Vectra on the A8 next to Edinburgh Airport.

8Ace

2,381 posts

144 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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John Entwistle.

Green Rolls Royce Shooting Brake.

Number plate FAL1C.

Awesome.

VoziKaoFangio

6,012 posts

97 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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I once got hit by Rowan Atkinson in his Delta Integrale in Windsor High Street. This was in around '87/'88. I stepped out into the road without looking, he slammed the brakes on and gently tapped me on the legs with his grille. He wound the window down and released a string of four letter invective at me which I thoroughly deserved. Sorry, Rowan, if you read this website.

The next week, I was walking in Peascod Street (also in Windsor, before pedestrianisation), when a Big Jag XJ saloon pulled up at the kerb. Door opened and out stepped Billy Connolly. He hadn't noticed me and walked straight in to me. Apologised profusely.

A couple of years ago, I spotted Paul Daniels driving a Transit van through Sonning - at the moment I spotted him I was listening to an interview with David Blaine on the radio and driving past the gates of Yuri Geller's house. That's magic, I thought.

Then, a few weeks later, I saw Debbie Magee driving her old W124 Merc coupe (gold, naturally) through Caversham Park Village.

Bitzer

3,449 posts

114 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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Mike Wedderburn in his A4 Avant.

matchmaker

6,738 posts

146 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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Prince Charles in his Range Rover near Balmoral. I pulled into a passing place to let him past. He waved at me smile

DanDC5

14,458 posts

113 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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2 x Stoke City players -

Ricardo Fuller in his white R8 and Germaine Pennant in his chrome vinyl wrapped DBS

onyx39

Original Poster:

10,157 posts

96 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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VoziKaoFangio said:
A couple of years ago, I spotted Paul Daniels driving a Transit van through Sonning - at the moment I spotted him I was listening to an interview with David Blaine on the radio and driving past the gates of Yuri Geller's house. That's magic, I thought.
Does he still have his Ferrari, IIRC he had the plate MAG1C on it...

he clearly moves the plate around:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/paulannett/159353413/

C2james

4,684 posts

111 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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CraigVmax said:
Elle Mcpherson in an aston DB5 Volante
as clarkson says i would of had a "crisis" hehe

ive never seen eric clapton before outside of gigs, id love to see him and possibly say hi as im a massive fan.

ghibbett

1,676 posts

131 months

Wednesday 25th January 2012
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I saw Tony Robinson in a LR Disco on the M5 Southbound doing that 'cutting in at the last minute' type of thing before some roadworks. As much as I love him as Bladrick, I did think wkER!!