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Everything posted by lynmee

  1. It was the Victoria Ballroom Later the Locarno
  2. Empress or the Dale Cinema or the Rio
  3. Ed [i,m a union man ] Milibland and all the other champagne socalists
  4. He's lasted longer than yours and he will be there when McCleish has gone maybe in 2 weeks when the sheep hammer you again
  5. Tony B liar Gordon Broon Ed [balls up] Balls for the destruction of the British economy. Previous Labour Governments and Arthur Scargill for the demise of the coal industry
  6. I've seen a few flare ups in the Locarno in the late 50s and they were gang related,Meadows and St Annes
  7. Clifton and Ruddington lads,usually kicked off at Ruddington Wakes every year in the late 50s
  8. Started going there when it reopened in about 1963/64 Ken Adams was captain with riders like Charlie Monk and Bluey Scott we then followed them to Leicester when they moved the whole team there. Stock cars should never be allowed on speedway tracks they ruined Long Eaton and Leicester
  9. Hi Michael, Yes my husband went down the Locarno and also the Bohemian after for a coffee.
  10. Hi Michael My hubbie was a big friend of Brian and Mick Cupitt and Joey Martin also the 2 Pownall sons
  11. Was'nt it also called the Greyfriars before the Astoria?
  12. I lived in Clifton from 1954 and you could only use coke not coal
  13. So this is iconic ? and he's about the fourth choice
  14. My wish could still come true please bring back Billy Krankie
  15. 32 years ago still living in the past
  16. Please,Please,Please lets hope they get Billy Davis back have'nt had a good laugh for ages
  17. Someone in this months Bygones has found some old photos in a skip,the photos are of Radford,he used to take papers for a newsagent named Weatherbed,my familyy are Weatherbeds and I have been doing the family history for a few years now and I can't place nim or her any oldies from radford out there the shop eas on Dennison St the date the 1940s
  18. aaaathere is a map on here somewhere showing where the bombs fell and when the raid was.
  19. My other half was born on St Stephens Road behind the church,he can remember going to Hobsons Timber to get firewood to start the coal fire he also remembers cutting through Woodland St onto Beamont St to fetch fresh faggots from a house near where the bombs fell.
  20. Nottigham Archives has free access to the census on its computers
  21. Hi Michael I also support Notts County,Notts Rugby,Notinghamshire Cricket,Nottingham Panthers even Mansfailed Town and any team that happens to be playing Forest.Regarding Billy Davies,he was given enough money to get them promoted but him and the team weren't good enough.
  22. Dream on Michael dream on,you were closer to relegation than promotion