ha ha my user name on all the Forums is Shabbaranks and everyone says "Shabba" brings a smile to my face if nothing else :O)
Anyway my trick seemed to have kicked the Blackberry into action. Assigned the new folder with the Blackberry sent an e-mail deleted etc and all was fine. Then took the rule off and now it seems to be deleting from the inbox - computers/blackberry's/technology gotta luv it huh?!