Dave 48

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  1. Hi Geoff , Looks like we were there at the same time as per my original post . I knocked about with Dave Padgett for a while out of work and we went out as a foursome me with Rosie's mate. Dave had a grey mini and his mum and dad had a shop in Basford. I don't recall you though Geoff so we might have just missed working together. I also played football for them in The Thursday League . What is your surname Geoff.
  2. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/formula1/52261216
  3. https://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/gary-rhodes-cause-death-celebrity-20970227
  4. Only went a few times but much later ....early nineties. Original building burned down I believe. Doodle do you know Brian and Sue Jones I used to go with them.
  5. Saw the Beat down Rock City 2 years ago and this man never stopped dancing. R.I.P. https://louderthanwar.com/ranking-roger-rip-much-loved-frontman-beat-dies/
  6. Not everybody's cup of tea but..... R.I.P https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-47442312
  7. https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/gordon-banks-death-world-cup-winning-england-and-stoke-city-goalkeeper-dies-aged-81-a4064156.html one of the best goalkeepers I ever had the pleasure of watching.
  8. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/actress-dame-june-whitfield-dies-aged-93-a4027041.html
  9. https://www.vulture.com/2018/12/guess-who-i-saw-today-singer-nancy-wilson-has-died.html
  10. I think her surname is Peake and she still lives in Strelley Village just down from me. The cottage she lives in was her father's and it came with the job at the hall. Now when I lived on Yatesbury Crescent my next door neighbours on one side both worked at Players and the lady then in later years went on to be the head cook at Glaisdale School and Sue was her assistant . I know Sue still lives in the cottage but not seen her for a few years because she is housebound now and has carers come on a daily basis. Not sure if she had a sister.
  11. My dad worked at Friargate Station in the ticket office .
  12. Notts County Council started back in 1889 at The Shire Hall in High Pavement after centuries of administration by the magistrates at Quarter Sessions which dated back to feudal times.
  13. https://news.sky.com/story/rainbow-presenter-geoffrey-hayes-dies-aged-76-11514303
  14. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/aznavour-charles-france-obit-1.4845181
  15. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-45569460
  16. It was The Brit for me and this record was an anthem at the time .
  17. If you want raw it doesn't get any better than this from the Sax Master, I also saw him at the Palais in the 80's.
  18. https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/apr/04/ray-wilkins-former-england-midfielder-dies-aged-61
  19. http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/news/walter-becker-dead-steely-dan-dies-age-guitarist-co-founder-cause-of-death-a7927486.html R.I.P Walter Becker .
  20. #23 Hi Fly you will have passed my flat yesterday on you trip to Strelley Hall. I live only 5 minutes away near The Broad Oak. I have been in The Mulberry Tree a few times and although not cheap all the food is home made and delicious.
  21. Hi John (post #1) If you are on Facebook there is a page for the Dungeon Club called We Are The Mods ( members of the dungeon society) . They have a monthly meet up in The Bell in town and Stu Morriss was at the last meeting. There were photographs taken and Stu was on some of them. He is now confined to a wheelchair after having one leg amputated a few years ago. Check out the site there may be othe names you may know.