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Forum: General Discussion 16-09-2014, 19:05
Replies: 99
Views: 2,093
Posted By Robbie01
At 20 I was an undergraduate doing a degree with...

At 20 I was an undergraduate doing a degree with two part time jobs - working in a bookies (Ladbrokes) on a Saturday day time and working in a pub on a Friday and Saturday night. And during the...
Forum: Radio 16-09-2014, 10:44
Replies: 3,257
Views: 192,437
Posted By Robbie01
It definitely helped the record up the charts -...

It definitely helped the record up the charts - if I recall the record was slowly inching its way up the top 75 at the time and may have just broken into the top 40 but after he appeared on TV:AM for...
Forum: Radio 15-09-2014, 15:50
Replies: 10
Views: 890
Posted By Robbie01
Ballygirreen in Newmarket-on-Fergus, Co Clare,...

Ballygirreen in Newmarket-on-Fergus, Co Clare, Ireland.

https://www.iaa.ie/nacs
Forum: Radio 14-09-2014, 21:50
Replies: 3,257
Views: 192,437
Posted By Robbie01
I remember David Grant appearing on TV:AM in...

I remember David Grant appearing on TV:AM in summer 1983 to promote 'Watching You Watching Me'. I don't know if anyone else remembers this, but the promotion consisted of him appearing on TV:AM every...
Forum: Radio 05-09-2014, 11:07
Replies: 52
Views: 3,787
Posted By Robbie01
Does he still make a habit of talking over...

Does he still make a habit of talking over records or joining in singing along with them? It's why I stopped listening to him as I found it very annoying.
Forum: Radio 05-09-2014, 04:21
Replies: 130
Views: 18,223
Posted By Robbie01
Pete Tong seems to have been around forever. I...

Pete Tong seems to have been around forever. I can remember him being name checked in the BPM / Disco column in the early 80s that the late James Hamilton used to write for Record Mirror.

In fact...
Forum: General Discussion 01-09-2014, 17:29
Replies: 2,321
Views: 68,307
Posted By Robbie01
Apologies if the answer to this has already been...

Apologies if the answer to this has already been posted.

From what is reported on the news, the parents are being held in custody awaiting extradition to the UK while their son is in hospital.

Are...
Forum: Radio 01-09-2014, 10:50
Replies: 3,257
Views: 192,437
Posted By Robbie01
I'd not heard of The Wireless - I've just googled...

I'd not heard of The Wireless - I've just googled the station and David Hamilton is currently on!

Summer 1984 brings back some great memories for me, I was in my second year at uni and during the...
Forum: Radio 01-09-2014, 10:16
Replies: 7,671
Views: 675,851
Posted By Robbie01
You've gone from being obsessed with 5 Live dying...

You've gone from being obsessed with 5 Live dying on its feet to this thread doing the same!

All long running threads ebb and flow. The thread is just having a quite period...
Forum: Radio 01-09-2014, 10:08
Replies: 3,257
Views: 192,437
Posted By Robbie01
Blimey, that's what you call a major error!

Blimey, that's what you call a major error!
Forum: Radio 01-09-2014, 10:05
Replies: 8
Views: 2,000
Posted By Robbie01
He was in the Sun On Sunday yesterday confessing...

He was in the Sun On Sunday yesterday confessing to gay sex and doing drugs. I assume The Sun had a story they were going to run and he decided to co-operate with them.
Forum: General Discussion 30-08-2014, 23:32
Replies: 120
Views: 3,291
Posted By Robbie01
I never eat them these days. Not because I've...

I never eat them these days. Not because I've gone off them but more because kebab shops around here only sell large or king size kebabs. That means a minimum of 2 pitta breads and massive amounts of...
Forum: Radio 28-08-2014, 15:24
Replies: 3,257
Views: 192,437
Posted By Robbie01
The 15/08/74 edition of Top Of The Pops was a...

The 15/08/74 edition of Top Of The Pops was a special Osmonds co-hosted edition of the programme from the BBC owned Shepherd's Bush Empire theatre. It was apparently part of a week long series of...
Forum: Radio 24-08-2014, 16:11
Replies: 649
Views: 54,808
Posted By Robbie01
Oops, I overlooked that one!

Oops, I overlooked that one!
Forum: Radio 24-08-2014, 10:10
Replies: 649
Views: 54,808
Posted By Robbie01
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04dynr9 I can...

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04dynr9

I can only spot one SAW track - 'Respectable' by Mel & Kim.
Forum: Radio 23-08-2014, 18:46
Replies: 3,257
Views: 192,437
Posted By Robbie01
It was a cover of a 1950s song (written by Bob...

It was a cover of a 1950s song (written by Bob Crewe) which had been a number 3 hit for Herman's Hermits in 1965. Cliff's version is a concert recording from his 1990 album 'From A Distance: The...
Forum: Radio 23-08-2014, 16:46
Replies: 3,257
Views: 192,437
Posted By Robbie01
1973 was the first year for which I can remember...

1973 was the first year for which I can remember the 6 week summer school holiday. This is simply because I can remember playing outside one day and coming back home when the news was on and the main...
Forum: General Discussion 22-08-2014, 09:18
Replies: 44
Views: 1,475
Posted By Robbie01
I preferred it back in the day when I got my O...

I preferred it back in the day when I got my O level results through the post. This was back in 1980, the news wasn't full of screeching girls crying as they opened their results.

Same with A levels...
Forum: Radio 21-08-2014, 18:38
Replies: 6
Views: 719
Posted By Robbie01
5 Live did announce a few months ago that Up All...

5 Live did announce a few months ago that Up All Night would feature a number of pre-recorded items as a cost saving measure. Five overnight posts have been lost which means that UAN now has to...
Forum: Radio 21-08-2014, 18:35
Replies: 6
Views: 719
Posted By Robbie01
Double post

Double post
Forum: Radio 19-08-2014, 10:37
Replies: 7,671
Views: 675,851
Posted By Robbie01
Yes, I switched on 5 Live at about 7.40 this...

Yes, I switched on 5 Live at about 7.40 this morning and heard someone waffling on about school for 5 minutes before I switched the radio off again.
Forum: Radio 18-08-2014, 20:25
Replies: 8
Views: 761
Posted By Robbie01
Very sad news. RIP.

Very sad news.

RIP.
Forum: Radio 17-08-2014, 00:48
Replies: 7,671
Views: 675,851
Posted By Robbie01
He's not on tomorrow (Monday) morning nor next...

He's not on tomorrow (Monday) morning nor next Friday morning either.
Forum: Radio 16-08-2014, 16:03
Replies: 29
Views: 1,920
Posted By Robbie01
My local Co-op seems to have turned off their...

My local Co-op seems to have turned off their radio feed! I've not heard the station being played for weeks now.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 15-08-2014, 00:33
Replies: 59
Views: 3,498
Posted By Robbie01
Hanging wasn't fully abolished in the UK until...

Hanging wasn't fully abolished in the UK until October 1998 though after 1964 (1973 in Northern Ireland) a death sentence could only be passed in very limited circumstances:

1. causing a fire or...
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