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Boom Time

Mole was left ducking for cover last week after lunching with Paradigm Mortgage Service boss Bob Hunt after the mortgage club guru revealed that his granddad was in the famous Dambusters squadron. Not only is Paradigm flying high but it seems the military is in Hunt’s blood.

“My dad was a post-war correspon-dent in Aden near the Suez Canal, I served as an electrical engineer in the RAF and my grandfather was Group Captain Thomas of the Dambusters squadron,” Hunt told Mole.

Mole has one of the most extended families around and is always on the lookout for new members but one thing’s for sure – he’ll be watching out for the next bouncing bomb.


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Regulator allowed lenders to get us into this mess

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