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by bodge
Mon May 06, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: the last post
Replies: 0
Views: 30

the last post

*The Last Post * I suppose some of you are familiar with this story – for those who aren’t….perhaps it may add an extra and special dimension to this familiar tune. If any of you have ever been to a military funeral in which The Last Post was played, this brings out a new meaning of it. Here is some...
by bodge
Mon May 06, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: the last post
Replies: 3
Views: 98

the last post

*The Last Post * I suppose some of you are familiar with this story – for those who aren’t….perhaps it may add an extra and special dimension to this familiar tune. If any of you have ever been to a military funeral in which The Last Post was played, this brings out a new meaning of it. Here is some...
by bodge
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: think about it
Replies: 1
Views: 118

think about it

To one and all; This is an incredibly important study. If our congressmen and dippy congresswomen could read they should read this. Ian Rutherford Plimer is an Australian geologist, professor emeritus of earth sciences at the University of Melbourne, professor of mining geology at the University of ...
by bodge
Thu Jan 24, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: T V
Replies: 0
Views: 264

T V

It is nice to see Matthew McNulty on the screen again Cleaning Up I T V
He is always in very good programs.
Bodge
by bodge
Fri Nov 23, 2018 11:13 am
Forum: Regimental Chat
Topic: WHAT WAS YOUR FAVOURITE TROOP
Replies: 35
Views: 10956

Re: WHAT WAS YOUR FAVOURITE TROOP

Hi Sid. 3rd troop A squad my crew joint commanders C apt. Garbutt & sgt. Bill Williams driver Fred Atkins operator Joe Robinson. Best mates John Pike Dia Davis Wally Walker. other names Slim Bonfield R Stoodly( always on a charge) Speedy cannot member his name and the sgt who was demoted Bo for been...
by bodge
Wed Nov 21, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: the great escape
Replies: 4
Views: 792

the great escape

The Great Escape Untouched for almost seven decades, the tunnel used in the Great Escape has finally been unearthed.The 111-yard passage nicknamed 'Harry' by Allied prisoners was sealed by the Germans after the audacious break-out from the POW camp Stalag Luft III in western Poland.Despite huge inte...
by bodge
Wed Aug 22, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: An Irish view of Africa !!!!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 2346

Re: An Irish view of Africa !!!!!!

Hi Bill,
Enjoy your travels and please keep us informed of your journeys.
By the way what make sort of motor home you have and have a trailer with a car on tow?.
Good luck and keep well.
Bodge.
by bodge
Sat May 19, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Steven Hughes
Replies: 24
Views: 9362

Re: Steven Hughes

Hi Bill,
Wein Hull are aware of Karl the local media have reported on him on occasions like when hr had visa problems whith the Russians re the Bearing sea.
I have just been looking at photos of you paras on the Norland 2 para a & c squads a sports day etc.
Bodge.
by bodge
Mon May 14, 2018 5:42 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Steven Hughes
Replies: 24
Views: 9362

Re: Steven Hughes

Mr. Bentley Sir
On your voyage on the Norland to the Falklands did you meet the gay steward Roy Gibson ( Wendy) ? He is well known here I Hull. He has just turned up again and says he will appear at the Paras reunion in November at Aldershot. Bodge
by bodge
Sun Jan 21, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Rugby Leaque
Replies: 1
Views: 2094

Rugby Leaque

Any Wigan fans going to Australia next month for the match with Hull F C if so do you know there is a charity do on behalf ex Wigan player Brett Kenny and his son.
Bodge.
by bodge
Sat Oct 28, 2017 1:19 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: rats
Replies: 0
Views: 2179

rats

Throughout the world, places that have been involved in war and/or civil strife often have large minefields that still need clearing. In 2013, it was estimated that there was a global average of around nine mine-related deaths every day. The situation is especially dire in Africa. Typically, clearin...
by bodge
Sat Sep 16, 2017 10:52 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: IS THIS THE MOST STUPID JOKE EVER?
Replies: 1518
Views: 316064

Re: IS THIS THE MOST STUPID JOKE EVER?

An Englishman, a Scotsman and an Irishman were without tickets for the opening ceremonies of the Olympics but hoped to be able to talk their way in at the gate. Security was very tight, however, and each of their attempts was met with a stern refusal. While wandering around outside the stadium, the ...
by bodge
Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:03 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: IS THIS THE MOST STUPID JOKE EVER?
Replies: 1518
Views: 316064

Re: IS THIS THE MOST STUPID JOKE EVER?

TRUE LOVE This love story should help enhance your sensitivity training for the year ahead. Alan and Sandra lived on a cove at Gull Lake, Alberta. It was early winter and the lower portion of the cove had frozen over. Alan asked Sandra if she would walk across the frozen part of the cove to the gene...
by bodge
Wed Aug 23, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: IS THIS THE MOST STUPID JOKE EVER?
Replies: 1518
Views: 316064

Re: IS THIS THE MOST STUPID JOKE EVER?

Your Laugh for the Day: One Monday morning the UPS guy is driving the neighborhood on his usual route. As he approaches one of the homes, he noticed that both cars were in the driveway. His wonder was cut short by Bob, the homeowner, coming out with a load of empty beer and liquor bottles. "Wow, Bob...
by bodge
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: IS THIS THE MOST STUPID JOKE EVER?
Replies: 1518
Views: 316064

Re: IS THIS THE MOST STUPID JOKE EVER?

This shows the creativity of the English language. In Catholic schools students are taught that lying is a sin. Instructors are also advised that using a bit of imagination is OK to express the truth differently without lying. This is a perfect example of this teaching: Getting a Hairdryer Through C...