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by Tomliner
15 Jan 2021, 17:05
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: The Organist
Replies: 1
Views: 37

The Organist

Miss Beatrice the church organist was in her eighties and had never married. She was admired for sweetness and kindness to all. One afternoon the vicar came to call on her and she showed him into her quaint sitting room and invited him to have seat while she prepared tea. As he sat facing her old p...
by Tomliner
14 Jan 2021, 11:31
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Some 1970's Traffic Police Documentary's
Replies: 12
Views: 158

Re: Some 1970's Traffic Police Documentary's

I think ERF stands for Ernest Richard Foden but I could be wrong! :) EricT
by Tomliner
14 Jan 2021, 10:05
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Little Johnny And Trump
Replies: 8
Views: 113

Little Johnny And Trump

Subject: Little Johnny meets Trump: Donald Trump was visiting a primary school in Orlando and visited a grade four class. They were in the middle of a discussion related to words and their meanings. The teacher asked Mr. Trump if he would like to lead the discussion on the word 'tragedy.' So the il...
by Tomliner
13 Jan 2021, 19:02
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Dumb Animals?
Replies: 8
Views: 105

Re: Dumb Animals?

Brilliant Graham.Thanks for posting :thumbsup: EricT
by Tomliner
11 Jan 2021, 17:09
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: RIP Gerry Marsden
Replies: 7
Views: 128

Re: RIP Gerry Marsden

Yes a sad loss indeed.I remember buying his singles in the ‘60s. In later years one of my favourite of his songs was/is ‘Don’t Let The Sun Catch You Crying’ I recall visiting Liverpool at the height of its musical fame in the 60s THE place to be. Also remember going on a school day trip by bus in ab...
by Tomliner
06 Jan 2021, 20:26
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Turnhouse 1971
Replies: 8
Views: 113

Re: Turnhouse 1971

Thanks for posting those links gents, some real classic aircraft and not a yellow tabard in sight! :thumbsup: EricT
by Tomliner
06 Jan 2021, 09:53
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bitzer project
Replies: 486
Views: 13722

Re: Bitzer project

It never flew? So it was a Virgin Sturgeon!
The virgin Sturgeon needs no urgin’ :) EricT
(Thinks).....Wonder if it ever applied to Scotland’s First Minister. *-) EricT
by Tomliner
01 Jan 2021, 11:02
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts
Replies: 22
Views: 411

Re: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts

Eric,
Are you SURE this is the right book?
I'm at the bottom of page one, and no women have even started to undress yet. :|
Did I not mention the orgy at the end of the book? Keep reading Mike. *-) EricT
by Tomliner
01 Jan 2021, 11:00
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Fire season? I hope not!
Replies: 3
Views: 67

Re: Fire season? I hope not!

So apart from all that then Mike a pretty uneventful day. :) EricT
by Tomliner
31 Dec 2020, 08:34
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts
Replies: 22
Views: 411

Re: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts

Hi Mike. I hope you enjoy reading it and aren’t disappointed. If you’re interested in reading first hand accounts of a WW2 fighter pilots I can recommend ‘First Light’ by Geoffrey Wellum. He wasn’t one the top scorers but his book captures the atmosphere of the period. It’s a paperback and I think i...