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    Red Lead Ted

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    Good post J,S, Like it, They say that life's like a roller coaster, The difference is you can get back on the roller coaster, You only get one shot at

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    john walker

    Re: Hong Kong offer

    If I remember things rightly from the handover in 1997 of Hong Kong to the present day the majority of those people living there had a British National

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    j.sabourn

    Re: Hong Kong offer

    It was never proved conclusively that he died in his bunker Ivan , so a documentary a few weeks ago where a person in Bolivia reckons everyone there believes

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    Keith at Tregenna

    Re: UK - Three Week Lockdown

    All the best John.

    Keith.

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    Ivan Cloherty

    Re: Hong Kong offer

    #23 Having been bombed out three times in three different cities and ending up on the Yorkshire Moors in a condemned cottage, with no gas, electric, water,

    Ivan Cloherty Today, 08:29 AM Go to last post
    Tony Taylor

    Re: Hong Kong offer

    Those obstacles never put anyone, from anywhere, off before. That's why we see them packed in rubber dinghys crossing the channel.

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    Richard Archbold

    Hello

    Thread Starter: Richard Archbold

    Hello
    Joined today my father- James M Archbold joined the merchant navy as a cadet with the British Tanker Company from 1947 until 1951. He then

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    vic mcclymont

    Good news for H&W Belfast

    Thread Starter: vic mcclymont

    Stena has announced in the Northern Ireland press that it will drydock six of its ferries at H&W Belfast over the summer.
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    Keith at Tregenna

    The Arandora Star

    Thread Starter: Keith at Tregenna

    On 2nd July 1940, 800 people were drowned when the Arandora Star was torpedoed off the Irish coast by a German U-Boat. Among the 1200 internees aboard,

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    Jennifer Cairns

    ON LINE WW2 Records?

    Thread Starter: Jennifer Cairns

    Where can I trace a WW2 Merchant Navy record - I have his name and a service number - which may be his discharge number. Are there WW2 Records somewhere

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    Keith Tindell

    Hong Kong offer

    Thread Starter: Keith Tindell

    This should be interesting, one wonders where we will house all these people, our little Island is sinking slowly under all the weight, kt

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    Neil martin

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    Hi , I am trying to find out some missing details about her time during the war
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