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milk float

Brit a small motor vehicle used to deliver milk to houses
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The cheerful 58-year-old from Walton, well known throughout the city after painting his milkfloat gold to mark the Queen's golden jubilee, has been nominated for an ECHO-backed customer services award.
A white stallion called Milkfloat - because I arrive in town at the crack of dawn.
A NEW police vehicle which looks like a milkfloat and has a top speed of 10mph has made a ``laughing stock'' of the officers who use it to patrol Kew Gardens, it has been claimed.
The new breed of milkfloat is capable of keeping pace with motorway traffic, as well as trundling silently past your doorstep at the crack of dawn.
A milkfloat will be carrying compost instead of milk when it starts work next month.
MILKMAN Tommy Callagher is fast turning into a celebrity chauffeur, tempting stars onto his famous golden milkfloat.
They will be joined by an extra runner - local milkman Tommy Callagher who will carry the baton in his specially-painted golden milkfloat.
YOU won't just be able to pinch a pinta off the back of your neighbourhood milkfloat (that's not just us, is it?
A BOY aged six was killed after jumping on the back of a milkfloat for a ride, an inquest heard yesterday.
He has painted his milkfloat gold to mark the Jubilee, and will be driving it around the city for the next 12 months to try to raise pounds 10,000 for the British Heart Foundation.
If you don't fancy tackling one of the heavy vehicles, try a milkfloat or - the one I'm going for - a Formula One racing car.
Officers at London's Kew Gardens now drive a van that looks like a milkfloat with blue lights which can reach a top speed of 10mph when it needs to chase miscreants.