kevindolphin

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About kevindolphin

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  1. Sorry Melliasa i cant remember a lot about Cottesmore , as in school pupils ect, there were a few Sharons at the time, in fact i would love for someone like your mum to enlighten me more about Cottesmore. Thanx for the reply xx
  2. yeah! i left cotto back in 1972 ages 15 i think, never been back since then , may just go to the reunion to have a last look before it goes for good, are you going?.
  3. Hi, ive just heard on radio nottingham that theres a reunion at Cottesmore School on 21st feb 2014, as its going to be demolished and its 100 years old,.. ring Radio Nottingham for more details .
  4. does anyone know clyde works shown in the map, was it a toy factory?? it says (lace) but i feel in the late early 60s it was a toy factory.
  5. Great map and aspley terrace was blocked off at alfreton road end, they built three houses across, the back route is still there its called aspley place off bentick rd, i lived in one of thows houses which was next door to an old doctors house that stood vacant for many years .
  6. i lived on alfreton road near the junction of hartley road facing a big shop before it got demolished, i seemed to see Henry Titerles what it sold i dont know ? then to the right of that was osbornes news agents , anyone remember these , there was another shop on the corner ,what that was and sold can anyone enlighten me . kev
  7. CHEFS SQUARE SHAPED SOUPS SHOW HOW A GOOD SOUP SHOULD BE
  8. thankyou for that information
  9. Hi, im looking for any information about raleigh social club , i.e , where it was located, any images ect, im not sure if it was on old coach road , wollaton , there was a buliding connected with raleigh down there i think not sure, can anyone shed any more light on this matter , thanks, kev
  10. I WAS BORN IN CHAPLE SQUARE IN 1956 FACING RADFORD BATHS, THEN MOVED TO ALFRETON NUMBER 228 JUST A FEW DOORS UP FROM THE ALMA PUB THAT SAME YEAR ,TILL I MOVED IN 1981 SO I HAD A GREAT 26 YEARS IN RADFORD WITH SOME GREAT MEMORIES TOO. !cheers!
  11. YEAH....ADMIN I STILL HAVE A PHILLIPS 2000 THE MODEL BEFORE THAT ON THE PICTURE, IN THE LOFT AND A CART LOAD OF TAPES IN A BOX.
  12. PENNY ARROW BARS AZTEC CABANA LUNG JEELERS ( HOW EVER THERE SPELT ) BONFIRE TOFFY CHEWING NUTS BIG JUBLIES BAR SIX HAPPY FACES ( ICE CREAM) LORD TOFFINGHAM ( ICE CREAM) to format text with tools above, first highlight text
  13. HI I WENT TO COTTESMORE TOO I LEFT IN 72 WENT TO WORK AT RALLEIGH , JUST OVER THE ROAD . I WAS IN MR SCOTTS CLASS , HE WAS MY FORM TEACHER , WE HAD LOTS OF FUN WITH MR SCOTT TELLING US OF ALL HIS EXPLOITS OF CLIMBING MOUNTAINS ,BETTER THAN A GEOGRAPHY LESSON, I DO RECALL MR HEATHCOTE TOO AS HEADMASTER, ALSO MR HINDLEY HE USED TO TAKE US FOR RUGBY ......BUT DIDNT LIKE HIM AT ALL, LIKED HIS WHISKEY IN THE CUPARD BEHIND HIS DESK . I WAS IN 1B1 CLASS . DONT RECALL MUCH MORE ONLY FRIENDS THERE AND THE PARK OPPOSIT THE SCHOOL. DO RECALL WENT TO SEE OLIVER / TO SIR WITH LOVE AT THE SAVOY WHILST AT SCHOOL . DO REMEMBER THE QUADRANGLE IN THE MIDDLE OF SCHOOL AND THE BUISCUT BOX COMMING AROUND AT BREAK TINE ....... SWIMMING UMMM OVER AT LENTON WHERE YOU HAD TO GO UNDER GROUND ???? OR SOMTHING LIKE THAT
  14. can anyone remember the penny arrow bar ....in the 60s jublies, funny faces ice cream, lord toffingham. 70s....bar 6 cabana aztec