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by Jandewalden
Tue Sep 06, 2011 11:33 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: Can you help identify the person in these pictures?
Replies: 5
Views: 2173

Re: Can you help identify the person in these pictures?

It looks very like a girl on whom I had a huge crush when at school (and a rather fun fling one night in 1970!) called Gill Emmett but I may be wrong...
by Jandewalden
Tue Sep 06, 2011 11:29 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: Gruesome Encounter of the Newsome Kind
Replies: 61
Views: 13147

Re: Gruesome Encounter of the Newsome Kind

I can safely say that CMES DID use the cane although he was not a great lover of the punishment. I and Neil Morris both got 3 of his best for talking in chapel during prayers. Not very clever by us as we were in the row in front of him! At a guess I would say it was 1968... That aside he was a very ...
by Jandewalden
Tue Sep 06, 2011 10:04 pm
Forum: Looking for....
Topic: Fairport Convention auditioning drummer circa 1967 ?
Replies: 6
Views: 2088

Re: Fairport Convention auditioning drummer circa 1967 ?

Tim, I too remember Fairport auditioning for a drummer at CH after Martin Lamble had died in the car accident. Their target I believe was primarily Chris Thomas of Col B, a (lead) drummer in the band and who played drums in a school pick up band. I believe that Malcolm Day (Col A) (another side drum...