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Forum: DVD/TV/Film Discussion 12-06-2022, 09:30
Replies: 4
Views: 5
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Memorable lines

Come with me if you want to live.
I told you I'd be back
Terminator movies. ( Not sure which ones, they all blend in )

So shines a good deed in a weary world
Willie Wonka and the Chocolate...
Forum: General Chat 13-04-2022, 18:43
Replies: 24
Views: 25
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Who would you let run the country?

The ministerial code says that mp s should be truthful at all times in the house and should correct untrue information as soon as possible. The PM unfortunately is the one who decides how it should...
Forum: General Chat 12-04-2022, 18:41
Replies: 24
Views: 25
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Who would you let run the country?

Not somebody who doesn't know what his own rules. I knew I couldn't have a party. Got to ask, what other rules don't he know. We shouldn't be stuck with somebody because nobody else is suitable.
Forum: General Chat 27-01-2022, 18:32
Replies: 113
Views: 114
Posted By Mark2009
Forum: General Chat 12-01-2022, 18:09
Replies: 113
Views: 114
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Up to 70million investment for Accrington Town centre.

When did these people last visit Accrington ? I feel it is beyond redemption.
When I read the article about the 70 million, I was surprised to read the phrase " high end retailers " mentioned...
Forum: General Chat 05-01-2022, 17:05
Replies: 66
Views: 67
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Tony Blair Knighted

Interesting piece on Clem Attlee. When a Labour prime minister had the wellbeing of the country at heart.

https://www.gov.uk/government/history/past-prime-ministers/clement-attlee
Forum: Nostalgia aint what it used to be... 12-11-2021, 20:02
Replies: 3
Views: 4
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Dutton street

Thanks for that Less. 1962 seems to be the likely date
Forum: Nostalgia aint what it used to be... 12-11-2021, 19:14
Replies: 3
Views: 4
Posted By Mark2009
Dutton street

Can anyone remember approximately when Dutton Street underground toilets were filled in. My wife doesn't remember them being there but she is from Ossy.
Forum: Anything Goes 07-09-2021, 12:23
Replies: 32
Views: 33
Posted By Mark2009
Re: A Modern Day Take On Getting Old.

Better memory
https://ifunny.co/meme/what-do-we-want-better-memory-when-do-we-want-THPmvFBq
Forum: Anything Goes 02-09-2021, 16:39
Replies: 32
Views: 33
Posted By Mark2009
Re: A Modern Day Take On Getting Old.

Bank branches are disappearing. Barclays in Accrington has just closed. The future might bring a necessary change in my thinking ?
Forum: Anything Goes 02-09-2021, 10:48
Replies: 32
Views: 33
Posted By Mark2009
Re: A Modern Day Take On Getting Old.

I dont like the idea of entering personal or confidential information on the computer. Yes I have McAfee but anybody who wants your info can get past any antivirus, As for internet banking? i dont...
Forum: Anything Goes 01-09-2021, 17:12
Replies: 32
Views: 33
Posted By Mark2009
Re: A Modern Day Take On Getting Old.

I once was discussing Facebook with a young relative and came to the opinion that whatever use it is ? I dont need it. My relative was of the opinion that you get out of it what you want by...
Forum: Anything Goes 01-09-2021, 17:06
Replies: 32
Views: 33
Posted By Mark2009
Re: A Modern Day Take On Getting Old.

I dont even have a non smart phone, Who would ring me and who would I want to ring ? If I am out, my wife is always with me and she is the only person I might want to ring.
I dont wait till I get...
Forum: Heritage and History 02-08-2021, 17:19
Replies: 261
Views: 24,198
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Street Names

One Solved-
Garfield ▼ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Garfield is "spear field". Surname and place name from Old English gār "triangle", and feld "open country, field".
Forum: Heritage and History 02-08-2021, 17:09
Replies: 261
Views: 24,198
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Street Names

In the Plantation St - Cobham Rd area, there are Barnfield, Limefield, Garfield and Beaconsfield Streets all very close together. Presume FIELD means what it says, but havent been able to find how...
Forum: General Chat 01-08-2021, 10:34
Replies: 2,532
Views: 2,533
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Corona Virus

Life is too short to correct people's spellings
Forum: General Chat 01-08-2021, 09:59
Replies: 2,532
Views: 2,533
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Corona Virus

Most people seem to have opinions and comments about the vaccine. Such opinions are yours and I respect your right to have them and post them.

If you dont like a post , ignore it. It is very...
Forum: General Chat 31-07-2021, 10:38
Replies: 2,532
Views: 2,533
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Corona Virus

Governments have always used fear as a manipulator. The Cold War was an excuse to have many more nuclear weapons than we needed. If we didnt have them and couldnt respond in a massive way to a...
Forum: Motoring + Motorsports 20-07-2021, 17:22
Replies: 12
Views: 13
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Most Boring Car Owned

How about a 1993 Mercedes 300 sl in signal red for £13995...
Forum: Motoring + Motorsports 20-07-2021, 17:12
Replies: 12
Views: 13
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Most Boring Car Owned

Modern day cars are to me very boring. Mostly square boxes. You have to look what is written on the boot to see what make and model it is. They do what they are supposed to do and let you down a lot...
Forum: Nostalgia aint what it used to be... 08-07-2021, 15:47
Replies: 5
Views: 6
Posted By Mark2009
Vesta chow mein

Just seen Vesta chow mein in Tesco. Must be 40 years since I had one. Used to be a regular tea. Wonder if they still do beef curry ?
Forum: General Chat 06-07-2021, 10:48
Replies: 57
Views: 58
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Wine snobbery

Re the 65000 quid bottle of wine, anything is only worth what somebody will pay. If more than 1 person wants something the auction estimate can be exceeded by a long way. However things go in and out...
Forum: General Chat 27-06-2021, 09:50
Replies: 2,532
Views: 2,533
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Corona Virus

I found this interesting on the development and history of New World Order.
https://thuletide.wordpress.com/2020/09/02/timeline-of-the-new-world-order/
Forum: General Chat 27-06-2021, 09:36
Replies: 2,532
Views: 2,533
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Corona Virus

Seems like we may be heading for the New World Order situation, where the Elite control everything.
Forum: General Chat 20-06-2021, 12:54
Replies: 57
Views: 58
Posted By Mark2009
Re: Wine snobbery

I know nowt about wine, but a quick flick round the web found this bottle in an auction house website sale result which sold for £1300. It would choke me.
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