The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #142884   Message #3296101
Posted By: Steve Parkes
25-Jan-12 - 12:22 PM
Thread Name: Champion at Keeping them Rolling
Subject: RE: Champion at Keeping them Rolling
A BBC Radio Ballad, Song of a Road, Jim.

I thought I'd read somewhere that polone was a polari word (actor's/gay slang) from the Italian pollo for chick(en), but I can't imagine many lorry drivers using polari!