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by king hussar
Mon Feb 04, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Living History !
Replies: 17
Views: 295

Re: Living History !

Bill the name of drac came about while playing rugby at school he bit some one in the scrum(as you do ) .
by king hussar
Mon Jan 28, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Living History !
Replies: 17
Views: 295

Re: Living History !

Bill,correction drac started life in Ormskirk then moved to warrington
by king hussar
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: Living History !
Replies: 17
Views: 295

Re: Living History !

Bill. drac started life in warrington,joined jlr in may 1961 the rest is history
by king hussar
Tue Sep 18, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Where Is He Now ?
Topic: Dave riding
Replies: 2
Views: 1456

Re: Dave riding

Kevin.
Dave died a good few years ago.RIP
by king hussar
Sun Sep 02, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: MEDICINA 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 822

MEDICINA 2019

Any one interested in going to MEDICINA next year get in touch with the chairman paul we need a few more bums on seats to make it happen dates approx. 12-19 april its a nice break and a good day in MEDICINA :D
by king hussar
Mon Aug 13, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Museum of Lancashire (14/20th museum north) Preston
Replies: 12
Views: 3584

Re: Museum of Lancashire (14/20th museum north) Preston

I think fullwood bks is due to close or be sold off in the next couple of years,and the sumners pub is due to be pulled down soon.bad times all round
by king hussar
Sat Feb 24, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA
Replies: 19
Views: 7972

Re: ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA

Also sammie squires Larry Hamblin and Tony davies all very good chaps,
by king hussar
Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA
Replies: 19
Views: 7972

Re: ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA

Tony/Bill
over all there was 90 vets plus guide dogs nobody had lost the forces sense of humour,political correctness went out the window (as it should) and if they don't like bacon butties there is pork sausage and if they don't like that they are free to leave the country.
by king hussar
Fri Feb 16, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA
Replies: 19
Views: 7972

Re: ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA

Tony,
you can park on MACDONALDS CAR PARK the café is just behind it
by king hussar
Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA
Replies: 19
Views: 7972

Re: ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA

The breakfast café is on this weekend with ITV filming so we need the troops to be there, also this w/e there is an L118 light gun and a display of decommissioned ww2 memorabilia, we need hawks there as we are out numbered by the ra so come on down the food is free.
by king hussar
Thu Sep 07, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA
Replies: 19
Views: 7972

Re: ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA

The breakfast café is now on,on the first and third Saturday of every month. We need more hawks there.
by king hussar
Mon Jul 31, 2017 3:37 pm
Forum: Where Is He Now ?
Topic: what happened to rip kirby
Replies: 1
Views: 1721

Re: what happened to rip kirby

John last saw rip about 20 yrs ago working in the blackpool bus depot working as a mech other than that nothing.
by king hussar
Sun Jul 23, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA
Replies: 19
Views: 7972

ALL FORCES VETERANS IN THE LEYLAND AREA

On the first Saturday of every month there is a veterans breakfast café at the ROCCOCO COFFEE LOUNGE chapel brow Leyland, between 1000hrs and 1300hrs with free tea/coffee and bacon/sausage butties, and a chance to chat with old and new veterans also there is a representative from the blind veterans ...
by king hussar
Sun Jun 19, 2016 3:45 pm
Forum: Where Is He Now ?
Topic: terry singleton
Replies: 1
Views: 1886

Re: terry singleton

hello john,
terry lived in preston but have not seen him at any functions since the 70s
by king hussar
Tue May 31, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hawk badge
Replies: 12
Views: 6130

Re: Hawk badge

In 1798 King George the third approved the regiment being styled the 14th(or Duchess of Yorks Own) Regiment of Light Dragoons, in honour of Her Royal Highness the Princess Frederica Charlotte Ulrica Catherina,Princess Royal of Prussia. The Black Eagle is still considered the Royal colour of Prussia....