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About crankypig

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  • Birthday 07/07/1949

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    Sewing,cats,the seaside,shoes

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  1. River Leen any Stories or Info?

    When my Dad worked at Raleigh,he reckons that he was standing on a duckboard on the river Leen whatever that meant.
  2. Wild in the country....Bow wow wow
  3. Keep One Drop One

    Wash board
  4. Keep One Drop One

    School uniform
  5. Saturday Night & Sunday Morning (again)

    Thankyou,that is brilliant.
  6. Saturday Night & Sunday Morning (again)

    Watched it Saturday for about the tenth time,I love this film....does anyone know where the street with a train running across is in one scene? I have no idea where this could be.
  7. Soul Music Trivia Question

    IAN 123. The answer to question 2 ....Dusty Springfield Question 4 .. Was it Ray Charles?
  8. Several singers have recorded 'Love Letters' Alison Moyet,Nat King Cole,Elvis ......not sure who did the original version ,was it Ketty Lester?
  9. 'Sick' Songs..

    dont think this has worked,ive forgotten how to add a video anyway it was spposed to be hey paula,...more sickly than sick
  10. Chulla

    Only met Chulla once ,my daughter ( moody cow) and I went to his home to collect a picture which he kindly gave to me....such a lovely man.
  11. When I was a kid we never had matching dinner plates,we always got dinner served up on 'our ' plate,we would complain if we got the wrong plate( I can still remember mine,it had purplish flowers round the edge) The cups didn't match either.Did people not bother then unless they were posh?
  12. Things you don't see anymore

    People wearing real fur coats
  13. How's your day?

    Bit tired today cos I went to see Paul Weller at the arena last night, blummin good,had to put cotton wool in me tabs it was LOUD.
  14. Beast from the East

    I have also given up burning logs,too expensive and burn through too fast,now have some smokeless coal.,have also found a woodyard selling off cuts cheap.
  15. i remember Pete Mee and Graham Pearce,me and some girls used to watch them rehearse in a classroom,we had to sit at the back and keep quite,they were very good.They used to sometimes play in a room above a co op at gedling.Mureen and lynn were two of the girls who followed the group around,cant remember any other names,i was only 14 or 15 at the time. Graham Pearce lived somewhere off carlton hill,dont know where Pete lived.