benjamin1945

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  1. Heyup Ben

    I don't know your budget but Web-systems at Bulwell have a selection of computers much cheaper than the high street suppliers. Might be worth a look?

     

    https://web-systems.co.uk/product-category/office-pcs/

    1. benjamin1945

      benjamin1945

      THNK BREW.....I'LL SHOW WIFE....

  2. Hi Benjamin. Do you know anything about St. Francis Church which was the church previous to St. Matthews on Padstow Road.There were lots of children went to the Sunday School there. Anyone remember Miss Stone and Mr Moss?

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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      benjamin1945

      Patsy,, if you type in bestwood estate you will find lots of info about the shops on andover,, i recognise all you mention and all the names,, in fact I'll type it in for you now,

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  3. Hi Benjamin. Do you know anything about St. Francis Church which was the church previous to St. Matthews on Padstow Road.There were lots of children went to the Sunday School there. Anyone remember Miss Stone and Mr Moss?

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    1. benjamin1945

      benjamin1945

      Hi Patsy,, i have very vague memories of an old building near to what would become st Mathews church,, St Francis doesn't ring a bell,,but could have been where i went only a couple of times to sunday school about 1950,

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  4. do you know if trev wood still around..i live in grantham now and an old bloke was telling me he knew a trev wood in notts, big hard bloke, would like to get in touch..they used to go on jobs together I believe, not quite sure what that means!--blokes name is VIC, aged about 71

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      benjamin1945

      Mick,,give me the blokes full name and how he knows Trev,,,and i'll give Trev a ring

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  5. do you know if trev wood still around..i live in grantham now and an old bloke was telling me he knew a trev wood in notts, big hard bloke, would like to get in touch..they used to go on jobs together I believe, not quite sure what that means!--blokes name is VIC, aged about 71

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      benjamin1945

      Trev Wood an old school mate of mine,,great character,,not seen him for about 4 years,as far as i know he's ok and lives in Old Basford,,last time i saw him him he did a job for me at an hotel in town as a Presenter at a Boxing event........known him all my life.......and yes a big hard bloke,,but if you really know him   a right pussy cat.....a typical Bestwood lad,, could tell you many stories of me and Trev............love the man..............

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  6. Did you live near Isandula Road New basford at all ?

    1. benjamin1945

      benjamin1945

      No mate. Grew up on bestwood estate, 

  7. hello Tom, I must be your uncle john ime not very good with computers and first time ive been on here so might be a bit slow

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      benjamin1945

      You'll get the hang of it mate..........some nice folk on here........who i know will make you welcome,..........like i said you've made my day John......going to bed now got to get the 'Jackson' beauty sleep..........lol.

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  8. hello Tom, I must be your uncle john ime not very good with computers and first time ive been on here so might be a bit slow

  9. hello Tom, I must be your uncle john ime not very good with computers and first time ive been on here so might be a bit slow

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      benjamin1945

      Tomjackbooth...........john,                          as not been on the site for over a year, so probably not seen our posts.......think i must have scared him off with tales of our family....................lol.

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  10. Is Wallis St new or old Basford? My dad was born there in 1914.

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      benjamin1945

      Oldie,.......you must be a big cricket fan..............

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  11. Is Wallis St new or old Basford? My dad was born there in 1914.

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      benjamin1945

      Used to rent a small warehouse in Anita Mews on Wallis street,Old Basford,...........the registra office is on Highbury road,......Gary Sobers got married there...............

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