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I’ve identified the problem – it was a software conflict, confusing the website into not allowing the first post (of many forum topics!) to be shown.
Many thanks for notifying us Phil, it was the kind of thing that’s not always noticed quickly and I appreciate you bringing it to our attention.
Arthur Dent: "But what is it? What’s worth a statue fifteen miles high? "
Bird: "It was of great symbolic importance to our ancestors, it’s called ’Arthur Dent Throwing the Nutrimatic Cup’. "
Arthur: "Sorry, what did you say?"