benjamin1945

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  1. At least the site was more interesting than it is now,,,,bet he dont want to come back........same with Fly........
  2. Can just see the lovely Edna'' doing the Conga''
  3. Great day yesterday.....two of my Grandsons (9 and 6) spent the day with us...not seen em for about a year........i'm not an openly doting Grandad but i do love em to bits.......they spent all day playing on the Garden...mostly football...so decided to see if i'd still got any of my old skills.........much to their pleasure (and mine) i had.......... They loved it and couldnt stop laughing...I'd put my shorts and football socks on and was actually running with em...didnt think i still could.... They chanted ''Grandad'' ''Grandad'' so obviously played to the cro
  4. Saturday night Fever''..........'The Bee Gees'......John Travolta.......Olivier.......who could ask for more............
  5. Think it was about 1960 when they were taken up by Marsdens.........nobody knew which section to Merchandise them in.......such was their ''Uniqueness'' In the end i suggested to the Manager putting them on top of another recent introduction the ''Frozen food fridge''........ready meals..frozen food...what were things coming to............lol
  6. Had a nice experience this morning......was going to Bulwell just to get out...but the traffic was solid and hardly moving,,so went back into Kirkby......apart from the wetherspoons (which is closed) not used any other Pub.....but saw lots of people having a Beer outside the 'Nags Head'' so decided to have a Coffee in there. (well, outside) told me to go and sit down and they'd bring it out to me.......which they duly did.. Thankyou..how much duck ? Thats ok..its on us...was the reply......... Thought how nice...what a friendly place Kirkby is....... Everyone else sat outsi
  7. Looks like Babs too........Syd is in the back enjoying several females.......
  8. Syd and Babs........out with their mates............
  9. Great stuff from Rod Stewart........... ''Take away all my Sadness'' ''Ease away all my troubles''
  10. The then wife 50 years ago......moaned about the Wallpaper i 'Nailed'' up..........so not put any up since...........
  11. Exactly what i said this morning Phil..even about Japan... Had an hour in Bulwell this morning...went in several shops and it seemed everyone was wearing a Mask....... Even in the street most had a mask on.......still recognised old pals.......from school and teen years......
  12. Heard this while driving this morning....lovely sound......... Wer'e drifting back to shore'''
  13. Thanks for reminding me of this OZ.........Beautiful in every way...
  14. Simple pleasures nowadays.......''Do ya ride Tandem duck''? was a chat up line back in the day........
  15. Dont recall it Phil......getting owd mate...........do remember Mike Smedley though............
  16. Sorry to hear that PP........Hope you soon back to your 'Battling self'' mate............. You in the place i was after mine in 2003........they took me there from the Staffordshire Hills.......by myself hiking ..mobile phone saved me eventually...all the best PP...........
  17. Seem to remember being able to see down from the Castle probably on Castle Boulevard ...the place where they made Gunn and Moore cricket bats...that were/are famous throughout the Cricketing world......... Can't recall where their shop was........did they have one in Broad Marsh for a while ?
  18. Had the second 'Jab' yesterday.......its had a brilliant side affect...not felt this good for a long time.......Coffee with Syd and Babs in the sunshine..........been for short bike ride.....feel like 'Dancing''.....old Rick was pretty good.........
  19. Just had second Jab'' all very efficient..... Name? told the lady DOB ? told the Lady How long you lived in Weymouth ?.......Never DOB again?......told her Oh March...i put May.......silly girl...bet its nice in Weymouth...you fancy a weekend there ?....... No thanks i'm too busy.........OK Duck.........