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Lawn mower

If I have a petrol powered lawn mower and take it along the road to a neighbours house do I need to be in possession of a current driving licence or is this just an urban myth ?
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Re: Lawn mower

sit on or walk behind
if walk behind - no
if ride on - you appear to do
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Re: Lawn mower

Use the pavement and mow down the opposition '-]
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Re: Lawn mower

Cutting remarks like that, HB, are of no help...  Cheesy
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Re: Lawn mower

You're not going to grass him up?

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Re: Lawn mower

I expect the mods have seed his comment......
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Re: Lawn mower

You cut me deep there shutter, will the mods weed out the comments?
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I'd have thought they could turf them out Cheesy

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Hay if he cheats he should fall on his sward. If he rides on the vehicle along a road it needs to be registered, there are some exceptions if the powered vehicle only crosses the road between two buildings owned by the same person/company.

Edit: He wouldn't have to pay the London LEZ (Low Emission Zone) charge as a mower; indeed even Combine Harvesters are exempt from the LEZ charge in London.
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Sod it Lips are sealed

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Judging by some of the comments, some people should be put out to grass!  Cheesy
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Quote from: AlaricAdair
Hay if he cheats he should fall on his sward. If he rides on the vehicle along a road it needs to be registered, there are some exceptions if the powered vehicle only crosses the road between two buildings owned by the same person/company.

Edit: He wouldn't have to pay the London LEZ (Low Emission Zone) charge as a mower; indeed even Combine Harvesters are exempt from the LEZ charge in London.
So not mulch chance of getting into trouble Cheesy

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Re: Lawn mower

Buy a nice flash mower.
If you can't afford it you could always get a loam.
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You cut me deep there shutter, will the mods weed out the comments?

you could be alright, just so long as there`s no dandelion to them.....