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About siddha

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  • Birthday 10/26/1948

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    Soul Music, Veteran/Vintage Cars, Ruskin Pottery and Janus Syndrome.

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  1. siddha

    The English Language

    The often used insult was...…………………... Demings Lemmings! TQM was problematic in a number of places
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    Remembering Nicky.

    The chosen music is so beautiful! Commo (Graham) your family will be together in your shared grief and you will together readjust. My thoughts are with you.
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    St Anns in the 60s

    Brings back memories! That’s where the barbers was ! On my way home from school on the 31 bus I would stop off here for a haircut (if family funds will allow). By the time I was a teenager this was the place where I could comfortably buy “something for the weekend sir”.
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    Three words to sum up your day

    Garage won't wait!
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    Covering All Pockets.

    Doesn't work
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    Also nothing better...…… on here.
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    I think it very good and like any other organisation has a variety of membership including the full range of humanity. One man’s best friend is another’s boring old fart!
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    World War One.

    Corbyn is a politician with principles, to his credit he sticks to them. I prefer his consistency to those who lie and change their minds according to personal profit or popularity.
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    How's your day?

    No hair left on my head...…………..
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    How's your day?

    Morning Men and Women and of course all those that consider themselves gender neutral, Lovely dawn here and the day looks as if it holds promise. I intend to get the shopping done soon (Morrisons for some good fish) Then, a day in the garage sorting out a reluctant gearbox linkage and reorganising lathe tools. Then to a local for some amber nectar...……………………... Enjoy the day!
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    How's your day?

    Rog, you could consider a dynostart off a ride on mower; that will start and charge ………... You would need a belt not a starter ring, I am looking at that on a big 4litre Sunbeam at present. If you wanted a starter ring where would you go?
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    Classic cars

    Does anybody have a taper reamer that I could borrow? 6° taper, 18/19 mm at the narrowest end, any shank.
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    Watson Fothergill's Home on Mapperley Road

    Yep school was not particularly interesting to me...………………………… learnt more there from the hardened socialists that had fought their way up the Co-op greasy pole than I did from disinterested teachers who taught to a strict GCE syllabus.
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    Watson Fothergill's Home on Mapperley Road

    Co-op Offices in the 60s. I had a holiday job there for a couple of years.
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    All Kinds of Everything.

    I replaced a few chassis outriggers on both models, they rotted in a few years. In the 70s I was amused to see cars with a permanent lean on one side or the other where the replacement of outriggers had been bodged.