panda car


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panda car

A police car. Primarily heard in UK. Slow down, there's a panda car up ahead!
See also: car
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Why do they call them panda cars? They're blue and white.
During the winter months, Raymond's panda car is usually parked up safely in his garage, but during the summer season, it's washed and polished weekly for its regularly jaunts out on the roads of South Wales.
TWO police officers are under investigation after romping with a woman in a panda car. They were accused of having sex with her after parking their car in a secluded spot near the Borders town of Galashiels.
A 15-year-old schoolboy was killed yesterday when the car he was in smashed into a parked Army truck while fleeing from a panda car, police said.
The policeman died after his panda car overturned as he and a colleague chased suspected joyriders through country lanes.
PC Robert Brown, 64, arrived for his final shift in a vintage Morris Minor panda car and was met by an honour guard of friends family and colleagues.
90s 1992 Raiders rammed a police panda car in a stolen getaway vehicle - injuring two officers - when they were cornered at the scene of a burglary.
They drove head-on at startled motorists as the panda car pursued them on the other side with its lights flashing and siren blaring.
THIS is a panda car that always brings the smile to the faces of people it passes, says owner Raymond Dawes.
Max Boyce @ Torch Theatre, Milford Haven (Saturday) LIKE eating cawl from an upturned stove-pipe hat or doing bare-chested, drunken press-ups in front of a panda car of nonplussed police officers on a Friday night, Max Boyce is as Welsh as Welsh can be.
Evenin' all WHETHER you're from the Dixon of Dock Green, Z Cars or Juliet Bravo generation, there's bound to be a panda car or jam sandwich which will make you go all nostalgic at the 2009 Classic Motor Show.
He added: "Matt (Emerson- Thomas) started complaining and said 'why should he take the van out?"' Pc Bartlett said Emerson- Thomas was then handed the keys to the panda car.
As the car turned into a Ravensthorpe industrial estate Sgt Groiser saw a police sergeant he knew in a panda car.
The West Midlands officer left his panda car in the reserved spot to stock up on cakes at a Greggs shop in Harborne High Street, Birmingham.