benjamin1945

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About benjamin1945

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    North of Bulwell
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    Old Grocery shopping at Marsdens,,Farrands,,Vernons,and VG,,History in general...plus Geography.....

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  1. One for @carnie.....thought Billy might cheer you up.......if you still not well gel..........
  2. Silly mistake....but folk have taken it too far........65000 want em sacking ! whilst i think the money they earn is almost criminal....just leave em alone..........what do you think?
  3. A right Misty morning......reminds me of the 60s and working for Marsdens as a teenager........and thinking what exotic place am i catching 2 buses to today ...Broxtowe....Meadows...Basford...could even be Netherfield or Carlton....maybe even a Train to Long Eaton or Grantham.........aah wonderful days...who will i meet today?........
  4. I like to think both @phil.... Not often Cliff Ton......i like to go incognito... although believe it or not...a lady stepped in front of me this morning in Bulwell market asking for a dance of course i obliged........as it was a cousin i'd not seen for quite a time...
  5. The one and only Rod....great voice great clothes..magic mover.......''Some guys have all the luck'' Now same as myself 77.......and still doing the business.......
  6. Had a short lived romance with a girl from 'Shifnal'' nr Shrewsbury in Shropshire.......who went off with a 'Herb Alpert' lookalike who sang in a band.......always said she packed me in for 'Herb Alpert''and the Tijuana Brass''
  7. That bit of road takes me back to my Coop days.....security had a small office that backed on to Wollaton street and next to that was a goods delivery place that recessed into the building........ It was used as a shelter by a homeless chap at night.........he had to be moved every morning and mostly a Guard did this by shouting and being generally abusive to him........... But if i got there afore him i did it with humour (being a nice bloke) usually gave him a Smoke' and even sometimes a couple of 'Bob' ...felt really sorry for him.........being nasty doesnt solve pro
  8. Plus a pocketful of 'Tanners'...for the ''Juke Box''
  9. With a FAG .............
  10. Don't care what you say...........you can't beat 'Drywall taping knives''...........to say nowt of a good 'Olive Puller''....................never pulled an 'Olive''..........and ive certainly never'' Diagonally cut'' anything....
  11. Well said Trogg...........loved Caroline.......Irene.....Anita....and others.......
  12. Sorry the above/below wasnt very clear.......i was meant to mention the recent Riots.in Alum Rock.....