Les Kearton

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Les Kearton

Postby Bob_H » Sun Jan 01, 2012 12:47 pm

I've just received the news that Les is gravely ill.

I don't have family contact details but I understand that he is in Preston Hospital, Ward 11.

Our best wishes go to Les.
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Re: Les Kearton

Postby Ron Flowers » Sun Jan 01, 2012 2:47 pm

All the best Les.

Cheers Ron

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Re: Les Kearton

Postby pkay » Sun Jan 01, 2012 8:30 pm

Me and Les were at school together, hope he gets well soon, all the best Pete

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Re: Les Kearton

Postby Phil(Quassie)Baldwin » Sun Jan 01, 2012 10:47 pm

I have les on video from catterick training recruits in the field no holds barred What a great guy come on Les fight it mate
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Re: Les Kearton

Postby Bulldog » Sun Jan 01, 2012 10:59 pm

I will be attempting to visit Les on Monday pm, and will pass on any messages from the website to him

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Re: Les Kearton

Postby Johnny Morris » Mon Jan 02, 2012 11:38 am

Give him my best regards please Dave and lets all hope for a speedy recovery for him

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Re: Les Kearton

Postby 27 » Mon Jan 02, 2012 12:27 pm

Get well soon Les.


27,
YOU SIGN PHIL JONES :-( :-( :-( WE SIGN KUN AGUERO :-) :-) :-)
C.T.I.D. :-) :-) :-) ⓜⓒⓕⓒ I WAS THERE WHEN WE WERE SHIT ¿? ¿? ¿?

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Re: Les Kearton

Postby PINKY » Mon Jan 02, 2012 5:40 pm

Get well soon Les.

pinky 8)

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Re: Les Kearton

Postby Bill Bentley » Mon Jan 02, 2012 8:01 pm

Dave,

please also give my best wishes and regards to Les. I seem to remember doing some motorbike stupidities with him in Höhne. At one such stunt he was particularly good, while laying across the pillion seat and hanging on for dear life and at quite considerable speed, he would pick up matchboxes with his teeth. Of course the matchboxes were standing upright, that's about 2" from the ground so it wasn't all that hard for an apprentice headcase.

Ah, the good old days !

Get well soon Les, best regards Bill Bentley

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Re: Les Kearton

Postby Bulldog » Mon Jan 02, 2012 9:47 pm

Hi all just to let you know I have passed on all your good wishes and he thanks you all

Les still has a smile on his face although he has only been given 3 months.

If all goes ok this week he may be allowed to go home at the weekend.

Just to confirm Les is in Ward 11 bed 18.

If anyone is passing Preston Hospital try and drop in.

I will be going again this weekend and of course will pass on any messages to him.

many thanks

Dave
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Re: Les Kearton

Postby Lunanbay » Tue Jan 03, 2012 6:42 am

Hi Dave,
Could you pass on my regards to Les.
Les and me were part of the group that climbed Mount Kenya.
I also remember paddling down a couple of rivers with Les
He always knows how to push thing to the Max

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Re: Les Kearton

Postby Bulldog » Tue Jan 03, 2012 7:21 am

Will do Kev

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Re: Les Kearton

Postby shotgun » Tue Jan 03, 2012 4:43 pm

Will try 2 get there, but if not pass my best ,thanx Dave..
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Re: Les Kearton

Postby Paul Keller » Tue Jan 03, 2012 6:48 pm

Les made the effort to come join me at my 50th and Belize Troop2's reunion, back in Feb last year, ill be up Thursday to see him !
Then it's Trooper this, an Trooper that
And Trooper how's yer soul?
But it's "Hawks are bloody 'ero's"
When the tanks began to roll!

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Re: Les Kearton

Postby Bulldog » Tue Jan 03, 2012 9:27 pm

Thanks lads
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