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« Reply #1140 on: May 31, 2019, 01:04:04 PM »


Mrs Merton says - What was it that first attracted you to millionaire Richard Thompson? †Grin


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« Reply #1141 on: June 02, 2019, 03:14:08 PM »



Mrs Merton says - What was it that first attracted you to millionaire Richard Thompson? †Grin


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« Reply #1142 on: June 11, 2019, 05:15:06 PM »

For those that aren't on FB.  Linda and Noddy H.



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« Reply #1143 on: June 11, 2019, 05:19:20 PM »

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« Reply #1144 on: June 15, 2019, 08:55:04 PM »

Does this forthcoming CD Farewell Farewell from 1979 by Simon, Swarb, Dave and Bruce contain tracks which are well known from previous releases and if so, is this a good vintage? Apologies if this is discussed elsewhere and I didn't spot it.
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« Reply #1145 on: June 15, 2019, 09:07:47 PM »


Does this forthcoming CD Farewell Farewell from 1979 by Simon, Swarb, Dave and Bruce contain tracks which are well known from previous releases and if so, is this a good vintage? Apologies if this is discussed elsewhere and I didn't spot it.


Not just a reissue of this? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farewell,_Farewell

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« Reply #1146 on: June 15, 2019, 10:15:49 PM »



Does this forthcoming CD Farewell Farewell from 1979 by Simon, Swarb, Dave and Bruce contain tracks which are well known from previous releases and if so, is this a good vintage? Apologies if this is discussed elsewhere and I didn't spot it.


Not just a reissue of this? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farewell,_Farewell




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« Reply #1147 on: June 17, 2019, 08:11:30 AM »


For those that aren't on FB. †Linda and Noddy H.




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« Reply #1148 on: June 17, 2019, 08:34:43 AM »



For those that aren't on FB. †Linda and Noddy H.




Noddy winning the Ginger Baker lookalike contest...
I suspect we all have an inner Ginger....  Grin
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« Reply #1149 on: June 17, 2019, 10:02:13 AM »



For those that aren't on FB. †Linda and Noddy H.




Noddy winning the Ginger Baker lookalike contest...


But happily not the Ginger Baker personality-a-like contest.
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« Reply #1150 on: June 17, 2019, 10:36:49 AM »




For those that aren't on FB. †Linda and Noddy H.




Noddy winning the Ginger Baker lookalike contest...
I suspect we all have an inner Ginger....  Grin

My ginger is all out there!!! (It is going a bit grey, mind!!)
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« Reply #1151 on: June 17, 2019, 01:39:40 PM »




For those that aren't on FB. †Linda and Noddy H.




Noddy winning the Ginger Baker lookalike contest...


But happily not the Ginger Baker personality-a-like contest.


I think Noddy is about as close in both looks and personality to Ginger Baker.  It looks nothing like him at all  Smiley
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« Reply #1152 on: June 17, 2019, 06:17:10 PM »

OK I admit I looked at the pic after 4 pints of Otter Ale...  Wink
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« Reply #1153 on: June 17, 2019, 06:58:49 PM »


OK I admit I looked at the pic after 4 pints of Otter Ale... †Wink


Obviously best left to the otters.
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« Reply #1154 on: July 04, 2019, 04:04:01 PM »

Did anyone else see in the news that one of the Lewis Chessmen has been discovered and sold at auction for over £700K? Not bad considering that it was bought for a fiver back in the 60s.

The Fairport connection being Chris' song The Game Pieces - that's right, isn't it?

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-48824712
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« Reply #1155 on: July 04, 2019, 07:39:39 PM »

Look out for this chap in the churchyard as night falls...


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« Reply #1156 on: July 04, 2019, 09:33:07 PM »

The Tuesday Cropredy warm-up has already sold out - and Monday isn't far off it
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« Reply #1157 on: August 02, 2019, 12:05:14 AM »

Interesting, possibly?

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Fairport-Convention-Track-Every-Album/dp/1789520517/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1B2SYWN13F8H6&keywords=fairport+convention&qid=1564700508&s=books&sprefix=fairport%2Cstripbooks%2C139&sr=1-1
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« Reply #1158 on: August 02, 2019, 08:52:56 AM »

Pre-ordered! I shall put it by and Mike can give it to me for Christmas  Grin
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« Reply #1159 on: August 02, 2019, 09:16:43 AM »



Hmm, all that in 160 pages. Hardly going to be an in depth analysis.   Wink
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