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Moderator Announcement

Postby edd_jedi » Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:48 am

After almost exactly five years of service, our resident forum detective and all round good guy Joe has decided to step down as a moderator from SWFUK. As I'm sure you all know Joe is involved in many different collecting projects including his trilogo.info website, upcoming book, numerous Facebook groups and that's just Star Wars. It's been great having him on the team and he will definitely be missed.

I'd like to thank Joe for his help, wish him all the best with his other projects, and say I hope he sticks around as a member.

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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby SublevelStudios » Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:53 am

A credit to the hobby. Good work here Joe, all the best outside of the forum mate :)

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Postby pizzathehutt » Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:54 am

Good luck for the future Joe

May the force be with you 8)
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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby PulsarP » Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:55 am

Good luck in the future Joe.
Looking for any Palitoy logo esp. 30, 41 and 45a.
Also looking for any 20back droids and cantina aliens on any cardback.

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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby punk_pat » Tue Apr 11, 2017 11:22 am

Good work Joe! Much appreciated.

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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby spoons » Tue Apr 11, 2017 11:42 am

Great modding these past years Joe - enjoy your retirement!
http://www.vintagestarwarsdiecast.co.uk for all your vintage die cast needs

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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby Cazza » Tue Apr 11, 2017 11:47 am

Super modding over the years Joe 8) Being a mod is quite a commitment!
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WANTED LIST viewtopic.php?f=8&t=20916 Looking for Palitoy MOCs

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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby Palifan » Tue Apr 11, 2017 2:49 pm

Sorry to hear that one of the most level headed members on here won't be stepping in when things turn south, but I'm sure Joe will still keep the ship on it's right path through the forum when needs must.

I think you've done a cracking job over the years and look forward to reading your various posts and thoughts in the future.

Ian

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Postby weasel » Tue Apr 11, 2017 5:05 pm

Sad to see Joe step down, he's been great to have on the team and he's a top bloke. I hope you stick around mate

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Ps, does this mean I actually have to do some moderating now!? :cry:
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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby mumbo » Tue Apr 11, 2017 5:56 pm

All the best Joe :)
If its Luke Jedi then I'm interested, vintage or modern.

My feedback - http://www.starwarsforum.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=22&t=13324

My Focus collection - http://www.starwarsforum.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=14401

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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby Capetown » Tue Apr 11, 2017 6:20 pm

FAKE NEWS! SAD!

Seriously though Joe. I've always admired your ability to be the voice of reason in any forum spat. You will be sorely missed. I will miss you.

By the way, if you pull a WSD and disappear from the face of the earth again I will personally hunt you down. Not a threat. A promise. :)

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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby poncho » Tue Apr 11, 2017 6:51 pm

shame :(

mtfbwy joe

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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby Michael Sith » Tue Apr 11, 2017 6:58 pm

Thanks for all of your tolerant work,
A responsibility, not ever shirked,
Honest approach with our wellbeing in mind,
But when the occassion was called for humour he would find,
Impartial until the line may be crossed,
But temper was held and never lost,
Will be missed in the role, but I speak for us all,
Your input on here away must not fall,
Your other commitments dictate you must roam,
But SWFUK without doubt is your home,
So don't leave for good, SWFUK ....don't bin it,
It's a far better place with JOE in it!

Thanks for all your work, very much appreciated, a top man indeed :wink
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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby Snaketibe » Tue Apr 11, 2017 8:20 pm

Thank you for all your hard work on behalf of this community, and good luck with your future projects :-)

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Re: Moderator Announcement

Postby theforceuk » Tue Apr 11, 2017 8:45 pm

Hope you stick around Joe, noticed that you have not been as active over the past 6 months or so. Sounds like you have got plenty of other Star Wars related stuff going on, so I look forward to that. Sad in one aspect but you have to do what's best for yourself at the end of the day. :( :)
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