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  • If you're called Enid, "you won't have a box of sex tricks/ You won't hum like a Scalextric".

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  • One building might resemble a delta or Scalextric track, the other a clifftop; her angles were all over the place as floors merged into walls into ceilings.

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  • For all I know, Sir Stuart spent his childhood playing with a Scalextric set and sticking photographs of Vanwalls and Maseratis on his bedroom wall.

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  • It's a Hoy thing: Scalextric unveils Olympic cycling set

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  • The city is laid out like a Scalextric, each street and quarter delineated dispassionately.

    Out From The Shadows

  • Jason, who presents Fifth Gear on channel 5 and Mission Implausible on Sky 1, will be signing autographs on the Silverline stand and inviting visitors to battle against him in the 'Silverline Scalextric Challenge'.

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  • Television celebrity and SEAT's number one British Touring Car Championship BTCC racing driver Jason Plato will be challenging visitors to a Scalextric race on the Silverline Tools stand Jason, is the lead driver for the Silverline-sponsored SEAT Team, which won the2007 BTCC Teams title.

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  • Whoever sets the fastest time of the day while completing against Jason will win their very own Scalextric set.

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  • There’d be so much there that all their oddly-named Beckham children would be in broken Scalextric and old Blue Peter annuals for years!

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  • The makers of Hornby train sets and Scalextric slot car racing sets, who recently made the news headlines with their acquisition of the assets of failed Hull-based Humbrol paints and Airfix plastic kits, have given their backing to the new model railway magazine which is specifically aimed at those starting out in the hobby.

    Hornby Launch Set for March

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