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by Andy Friend
Sat Mar 22, 2008 2:09 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Holly Walsh
Replies: 81
Views: 10304

Re: Holly Walsh

Holly was a girl on my year in Leigh Hunt B... (1992-1999) I've just found out that she was presenting CBBC over the half term break... She is also a stand up comedian apparently... http://www.pbjmgt.co.uk/clients/holly-walsh/biography.html And to think she said no to me when I asked her out on Sco...
by Andy Friend
Sat Oct 14, 2006 1:29 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: School trips
Replies: 176
Views: 11486

Great Plum wrote:A Grecian's trip?

You reminded me - Dr Stuart took all of the Maine A grecians to Dieppe on a day trip after a-levels!
And they wouldn't let him in for ages as he had a Canadian passport! Which was better than Rob Meeks who left his at home!
by Andy Friend
Tue Sep 05, 2006 9:27 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: First days at school
Replies: 79
Views: 11689

Great Plum wrote:and the music that used to keep me up from the study next to the phone room... :lol:
It was impeccable music though so once again, stop moaning!!!!! :P
by Andy Friend
Sat Sep 02, 2006 10:12 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: First days at school
Replies: 79
Views: 11689

The pay phone in Maine A was very close to my study (my study was a curious little room on the ground floor) A dep used to phone his girlfriend at about 2.30 in the morning and she used to phone back - it got to the stage where I used to leave the phone off the hook once I went to bed...) Quit moan...
by Andy Friend
Sat Sep 02, 2006 10:07 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: If You Could Apologise.....
Replies: 28
Views: 6145

I can only apologise for being sick on Mr Kemp's (RIP) shoes after the UF rock concert. Aside from that, my post A level party was quite amusing.....
by Andy Friend
Fri Nov 11, 2005 5:03 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Twins
Replies: 60
Views: 6643

There were 2 sets of twins on my years - Paul and Katherine Stevenson And Hope and Catriona Murdoch (left at the end of their 3rd form mores the pity... they were gorgeous!) What about Catherine and Louise Buchanan? Oops, so there were - memory like a goldfish! I think you are going senile in your ...
by Andy Friend
Fri Nov 11, 2005 8:08 am
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: cold showers and brown water
Replies: 24
Views: 3971

Brown water; now that brings back memories!!!
by Andy Friend
Fri Nov 11, 2005 8:06 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Twins
Replies: 60
Views: 6643

Great Plum wrote:There were 2 sets of twins on my years - Paul and Katherine Stevenson
And Hope and Catriona Murdoch (left at the end of their 3rd form mores the pity... they were gorgeous!)
What about Catherine and Louise Buchanan?
by Andy Friend
Tue Nov 01, 2005 7:21 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Would Your Schoolmates Still Recognise You?
Replies: 163
Views: 16363

can I just be annoying and return to the original topic and say that it's not long since I left but i don't think anyone will recognise me! no fringe, brace or glasses now... ooh I did look lovely in those days!! And I am very jealous of all you people going on gameshows! Closest i've got to telly ...
by Andy Friend
Fri Oct 07, 2005 12:28 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Has anyone seen the Rock School ad on C4?
Replies: 140
Views: 12846

Thank you all for your comments on publishing photos of children. I am not aware that the Internet has any legislation in addition to that which governs, for instance, school magazines. When I set up my gallery I used the same criteria I had used for 12 years as Editor of The Blue. Indeed most of t...
by Andy Friend
Wed Sep 21, 2005 12:27 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Impressions of Old Blues Day - have your say
Replies: 51
Views: 4970

Great Plum wrote:Ah, the Lynd Creche (I mean Cross) serving alcohol only to the under 18's...
I don't know what you are trying to insinuate......
by Andy Friend
Wed Sep 21, 2005 7:47 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Impressions of Old Blues Day - have your say
Replies: 51
Views: 4970

Didn't make it to Old Blues day but I was there in spirit. Had to take my car to be serviced in Horsham. Spent the morning mocching around town - it was strange rememebering the inane amount of time I spent there. Then popped into the jolly Wetherspoons and found out why I never used to drink coffee...
by Andy Friend
Wed Aug 31, 2005 5:24 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: CH uniforms
Replies: 82
Views: 7703

I remember the (as rare as possible) trips to the wardrobe. They used to use Sprim to clean the coats. What in God's name is Sprim!!!?!
by Andy Friend
Thu Aug 11, 2005 4:54 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Cows & Milking: Just How Bizarre Was All That?
Replies: 16
Views: 2418

God, I remember both of those now! The other thing that was painful was getting splinters from the dorm floor. Probably not quite as uncomfortable as the guy who put his hand through the lav end window while playing dorm run outs............
by Andy Friend
Wed Aug 10, 2005 8:29 am
Forum: Overseas and Travelling
Topic: Travel Pics
Replies: 11
Views: 4069

Started looking at these at work but there are so many!!! Will have to look at home. I'm very jealous though..............