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  1. tinned soup to pikeys via lidl wow!
  2. thats not grange farm its the mamaor
  3. the Manor car park used to be the plot of a pair of semi detached houses that they demolished to site the car park. Grange farms drive was next door to the manor car park and the bungalow on the drive was occupied by Mr Skinners daughter and son in law ,mr Skinner the owner lived in a flat upstairs in the old farmhouse ,the car park for the restaurant was where grange farm close is now. My dad used to do lots of maintenance work there, and was pally with Mr Skinner he died of cancer sadly ,and the place was never the same again As an aside the Manor was the Cosy Cafe in the 50s and 60s and cha
  4. thanks Carni will let you know how I go on I know its only a couple of days but I feel less achy already
  5. seen the vet today ,she said knock them off for three months to see if the pain etc alters,my cholesterol is ok at the moment although in 2007 I lost loads of weight on the Atkins diet andmy cholesterol went up to seven something I always blamed this for the heart attack I had a few years later.
  6. off to the vets tomorrow for my six monthly check up I will have to mention it all but I honestly never clicked it may be the statins that could be causing it, I know I have become much worse over the three years since I first started on them,thanks every body for the replies its helped a lot
  7. hi Carni sounds like me ,did you have any blurring of vision?
  8. has anyone who takes statins had any side effects?
  9. laguna seca advertising vice president is melvyn record ,a Notts lad
  10. thanks Carni my infancy in pictures ,and you can see our house, 4 First Ave
  11. Chatsworth Ave had Lawrences shop on the corner if I recall properly my aunt used to live opposite at no 40 with my cousins Beryl and Miriam who used to torment me into rages ! I also had cousins who lived on Westdale Cres Alan ,Aline and Sheila Wheatley
  12. just out of interest I lived in first ave off priory road from when I was a baby 1948 till about 1958 ish I went to Priory Rd school for that time , My aunt milly used to keep Allits shop on the corner of FirstAve I can remember Dave Blake ,Marilyn Pearce Clive Leadbeater and the worthingtons who lived on Priory Rd ,I wonder if any one on here had crossed paths with me ?
  13. #21 ayup Ashley I first met Sparrow when he did the same on his Tiger 100 ,can,t remember the year must have been about 1966/7 me and Hammo picked him out of the fence.
  14. I thought Lawrences furniture factory was on Vale Road next to the railway line my grandad worked there as a french polisher
  15. if anyone is offered a Morris Lubricants paddock jacket in blue and yellow with a racing logo on it ,also a Nitro crash helmet with internal black visor and external clear visor ,mainly black I would be interested to know as someone needs to be punished for about £600 worth of damage breaking into my van on Wednesday night,thanks
  16. I thought Accrington Stanley had a Nil on the end
  17. lovelace was amused when a blackbird crapped on me in Devon and said its good luck, she changed her tune on the seafront later when a seagull got her ,she was very tetchy when I reminded her it was lucky too! mind you it was lucky the club was open so she could wash her hair and clothes ,it was very hard not to laugh.
  18. they ought to have a reg number as well ,although it would probably be unenforcible due to nicked bikes etc
  19. good for you Chulla , but most of the effing and blinding is done by young women these days, one of our apprentices sister swears worse than a trooper ,and in front of her mother too,I despair
  20. the biggest tripe shop in the uk is in Westminster on the riverside