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by J.R.
Wed Mar 09, 2005 6:38 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: Mass nudity in the swimming baths
Replies: 45
Views: 17962

Hi Deb That was quick ! I only found this site by accident earlier this afternoon. It's really bugging me now that I can't remember his name. HANG ON, it's just come to me R.S.M. Cook, or Cooke. A great character. I remember setting up a bren-gun point on a night excercise down at Amberley (?), and ...
by J.R.
Wed Mar 09, 2005 6:30 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Anyone else who hated being at CH ?
Replies: 97
Views: 14163

Absolutely detested Prep B. Bullying and all those stupid traditions. Coleridge B junior dorm was acceptable. Coleridge B senior dorm was better, but by this time I had learnt to 'buck' the system and had already decided to walk out after 'O' levels, which I did ! The things that Housey DID teach me...
by J.R.
Wed Mar 09, 2005 6:08 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Royals at CH?
Replies: 10
Views: 3184

Given the criteria for being accepted to C.H., I think it unlikely.

Rumour has it that Her Maj. has got a few bob !!
by J.R.
Wed Mar 09, 2005 5:56 pm
Forum: FIRST TIME VISITORS & Feedback
Topic: Preview thread...
Replies: 2
Views: 2211

We have always used this function on 'Fans-Focus' footy site, though recently the site was up-graded and we have now lost it. Hopefully, only temorarily.
by J.R.
Wed Mar 09, 2005 5:27 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: Mass nudity in the swimming baths
Replies: 45
Views: 17962

Right next door to the old swimming pool was the C.C.F. Armoury. As I recall, many Lee Enfield .303's. Six 2nd world war sten guns, and a couple of Bren guns. Lovely weapons. I was lucky enough to be in one of the Bren platoon ! What WAS the name of the R.S.M. with the squeaky voice when shouting co...