benjamin1945

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  1. Beautiful morning....feeling good......love to have had a Dance with the lovely 'Whitney'' Perhaps next time round 'Hey Girl' ?
  2. Ey up Lexie....where did your Mama live ?...In her school days ?
  3. Same here Mary/Jill..........both hands very painful especially in the base of the 'Thumb'.......can't shake hands to painful.....keep putting off contacting Doctor.....if you can get in that is........... Great stuff this getting older ain't it............
  4. Thought ey-up''....bit quiet again on 'Nottstalgia...........so must be time for 'Polly Brown'' and ''Pickettywitch''.............fell in love with 'Polly'' after seeing her live in my Birmingham days...70ish..........love to do it all again...''just one more time'' think i took 'Margaret 'from 'Alum Rock' to see them in Tamworth...but then again could have been 'Gwyneth'' from Chelmsley wood''.........don't matter both nearly as lovely as ''Polly''...........happy days....
  5. All this arguing and falling out over a game of football........lets just say.......''Well done Italy''..........and join them for a ''MAMBO'' in fact a 'Mambo Italiano''............
  6. Sad to say football today is so boring to watch..........square passes...Back passes.......keeping possession..... Gone are the days of the long ball and taking on defenders with a mazy dribble...and a few crunching tackles or even a shoulder charge on the keeper......... Glad the Euro's are over.....sick of seeing so called fans dancing up and down shouting ''C'MON ENGLAND'' while kissing their mates...with a Pint in hand....... To say nowt of the so called experts on TV saying they are ''proud of them ''and are all hero's...Demi-Gods''
  7. Brilliant post Col...thought i knew my old stamping ground...but you enlightened me on quite a few parts........
  8. When the lady in my life dressed in Red...it always told me something......it said ''be good i can be dangerous''.......Black told me something else.. much nicer.....Blue or Green was mostly 'Neutral''....but often surprised me.....
  9. Got me new Michael Caine's today.......driving the wife mad with my Impressions of him......mind you she is laughing.....
  10. Where's everyone gone......about 10 posts all day...?
  11. Thought i'd just show you a clip from mine and Donna's courting days....
  12. Wife returned today from her 4 day jaunt.............Picked her up from the Station...just like ''Brief Encounter'' as we ran with arms open in slow motion along the 'Platform' to greet each other...........
  13. 1967......Great year.......loved a special 'Brown eyed Girl''.... Do you remember when..we used to sing?''Sha la sha la sha la te dah.....As we walked along the shore..down Skeggy way....
  14. Driving up 'Piccadilly'' Bulwell this morning,,,saw a cat standing in the middle of the road.....with cars parked either side of the road i couldn't drive past.........when i obviously stopped..the Cat decided to lay down still in the road.....so got out to move it and it shot under my car.......i was on 'Hands and Knees'' looking for it........cars now Queuing up in front and behind... Luckily they all found it funny......eventually the cat came out from under me car...gave me a dirty luck and toddled off.......
  15. Nobody saying much today !!! So thought we'd have a bit of the great 'Rod Stewart'' Who doesn't 'Want to talk about it''...........
  16. He's actually a nice lad........good dancer too.........lol
  17. Even if you don't like boxing.....watch this right thru.....you will enjoy.........Hes a fighter from Derby who trains at Mike Shinfields Gym in Somercotes...........
  18. Our paths must of crossed Carnie.........perhaps i was with Brenda or even Shirley up the Castle........maybe you saw me laughing by the ''wishing well'' when my mate thru 'Half a Crown'' in and thought it was a 'Penny'' Stood in same place as Albert and Rachel up the Castle (in sat night/Sunday morning.)..when i was introducing 'Donna' to Nottingham......even fell down them Pub Stairs........and got beat up by two brothers of Christine's.......ruined me suit they did........used to love going up the Castle with a date on Thursday half day closing.........The much 'Malign
  19. lovely song....Joe did some good stuff......and he's almost local..........Sadly passed away aged 70 in America........
  20. Wife has gone away for a few days this morning..........was just like our ''Courting'' days.........when i left her at the 'Station'' or met her at the 'Station''........Anyway after she departed on the Train......i shot into Bulwell and had Coffee with an old flame...who turned me down many years ago.....she told me i hadn't changed and the answer was still NO..........
  21. I shan't be taking anymore Girlfriends ''UP THE CASTLE'' sad to say.......
  22. Can't begin to work out how many relatives i have...especially just in Bulwell..........must be near on 200.......probably walk past many of them without knowing.........All began when Grandad ..William Jackson wooed Mary Musgrave (Grandma) about 1910..........
  23. Hello Clair,,your Dad was my cousin then,,Doris being my mams sister,,big family the Jacksons,,so are the booths,,
  24. Forgot all about 'Sandy Nelson'' until i saw 'Willow's'' offering above........... Then remembered this one.from 1959............Wonder if 'Locarno' named their tuesday nights after this........