Thanks for the help swaiba, commenting out a few lines worked as suggested int he link you provided.
I am also battling another issue, regarding borders around images in CSS with SS, do you know anything about this???
My post is at http://www.silverstripe.org/general-questions/show/281653#post281653
but unfortunatley noone has been able to hlep, if you could have a look would be great. Thanks again.