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Everything posted by Bubblewrap

  1. We now have women train drivers A womans right to choo choos
  2. No: They made a mistake they were really trying to land in Tibet
  3. Mandalay Street where George Brough was born there's a blue plaque
  4. There is a facebook page "Nottingham Suburban Railway"
  5. You need a bank loan to buy a packet of fags these days
  6. The bank wqill still change them IF they're real
  7. I have an "odd sock" drawer
  8. Spoons Bulwell I do enjoy the "nine o'clock stampede when I pay a visit
  9. That's OK by me I don't drink before 12 o'clock (usually) anyway
  10. I always call The Hand & Heart the "TARDIS" pub
  11. My 70th is rapidly approaching (February next) and I am finding the floor is further down than it used to be And I almost forgot happy birthday mate
  12. Watson Fothergill was listed in Kelly's directory of 1891 as living at 7 Mapperley Road
  13. This book is quite useful British Railways Pre-Grouping Atlas & Gazetteer Published by Ian Allan
  14. Proper Shipstones now brewed at the Fox & Crown Church Street Old Basford There are other beers carrying the Shipstones label too they're quite good & cheap(ish)
  15. You get what you pay for Mick I've been drinking stuff at £4 a pint at Beerheadz 5.7% absolutely stunning
  16. But as a beer(tinned) it's OK & it's cheap
  17. That's an Aldi beer originally it was called Shipstones( a few years ago) but complaints were made (breech of trademark)
  18. 1985/6 i think Bubble Thank you Benjamin just down the road from where I now live