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by J.R.
Sat Aug 08, 2020 2:20 am
Forum: General Chat - Non CH
Topic: English Exceptionalism
Replies: 7
Views: 187

Re: English Exceptionalism

An interesting post Freaky.
by J.R.
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: General Chat - Non CH
Topic: Black Lives Matter
Replies: 83
Views: 1707

Re: Black Lives Matter

I have purposely not commented on this thread.

'LIFE MATTERS' would be my train of thought.
by J.R.
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: Abuse cases and related discussions
Topic: Another charge for Peter Webb.
Replies: 7
Views: 1548

Re: Another charge for Peter Webb.

Just checked. Case listed for September 7th. 2020.
by J.R.
Tue Aug 04, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Abuse cases and related discussions
Topic: Another charge for Peter Webb.
Replies: 7
Views: 1548

Re: Another charge for Peter Webb.

Now listed for September I believe.
by J.R.
Wed Jul 01, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Bob Rae - R.I.P.
Replies: 3
Views: 366

Bob Rae - R.I.P.

Sad news just arrived in July edition of CHOBA.

Bob (Robert) Rae Staff, Deputy Head 53-90 appears in the Obituary section.

I know J.H. remembers Rocker well as I do. He taught us both.
by J.R.
Thu Jun 25, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: CH, Degrees and PPE (not the Coronavirus sort)
Replies: 44
Views: 2695

Re: CH, Degrees and PPE (not the Coronavirus sort)

A Hertford OG, former teacher, asks whether female teachers were thought to be second rate, or was WW2 the first time Horsham had employed any? (my bold in the quote) Katharine. When you have 850 young healthy males cooped up, with very limited contact with the real world I suggest that any attract...
by J.R.
Sat Jun 20, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: Abuse cases and related discussions
Topic: Bishop Ball documentary BBC2 2100 TONIGHT
Replies: 73
Views: 7831

Re: Bishop Ball documentary BBC2 2100 TONIGHT

Not so difficult in this day and age Freaky !
by J.R.
Wed Jun 17, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: Abuse cases and related discussions
Topic: Bishop Ball documentary BBC2 2100 TONIGHT
Replies: 73
Views: 7831

Re: Bishop Ball documentary BBC2 2100 TONIGHT

I can't say I'm surprised.
I still think there's plenty more to emerge !
by J.R.
Tue Jun 16, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: REPORTING Inappropriate Content
Topic: User edenmajamay
Replies: 4
Views: 917

Re: User edenmajamay

jtaylor wrote:
Mon Jun 15, 2020 2:11 pm
Thanks for reporting - user now banner by IP, email and username, and then deleted.

Hopefully a rarity!

Julian
I deleted a couple of spam posts yesterday.
I didn't delete the two 'posters '.
by J.R.
Wed Jun 10, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: General Chat - Non CH
Topic: Happy Birthday JR!
Replies: 2
Views: 944

Re: Happy Birthday JR!

Thanks guys.
by J.R.
Tue Jun 02, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Leave Days in Horsham
Replies: 20
Views: 1647

Re: Leave Days in Horsham

Spoonbill wrote:
Tue Jun 02, 2020 7:58 pm
You never threw up? What a wasted opportunity to drag the good name of Christ's Hospital through the mud. Shame on you.
73 in a weeks time and still more than partial to a tipple or three. Body may be getting very weak, but tummy and brain still more than active.
by J.R.
Tue Jun 02, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Leave Days in Horsham
Replies: 20
Views: 1647

Re: Leave Days in Horsham

Spoonbill wrote:
Tue Jun 02, 2020 7:39 pm
So did you throw up on the train or wait till you got back to CH before doing it?
No ! I was fine ! I had already decided this was to be my last term at CH. I had already been offered an interview with Surrey Plod, so didn't really give a toss !
by J.R.
Tue Jun 02, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Leave Days in Horsham
Replies: 20
Views: 1647

Re: Leave Days in Horsham

The only leave day I recall with relish was probably my last in 1963 when I and another OB travelled to my home by train and returned in the early evening. It was summer 1963 and somehow, I still don't know how, we managed it, managed to buy four cans of Worthington from the buffet car. It made the ...
by J.R.
Fri May 29, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: The school glider
Replies: 15
Views: 1722

Re: The school glider

The jumping, counting then pulling is the easy part !! The terra firma bit ain't so easy !! But I reckon they didn't figure on you having to work out that bit.
by J.R.
Sat May 23, 2020 1:45 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: What is CH for these days?
Replies: 32
Views: 2126

Re: What is CH for these days?

I hate to say it but, Onwards and Upwards??