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by TonyB
Wed 10 Feb 2021, 11:55 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 114
Views: 7536

Re: The 2021 departures board

US publisher and founder of Hustler magazine Larry Flynt aged 78 from heart failure.
by TonyB
Tue 09 Feb 2021, 8:12 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 114
Views: 7536

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Mary Wilson of the Supremes aged 76.
by TonyB
Mon 08 Feb 2021, 3:38 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Snow Watch 2020 - 21
Replies: 56
Views: 2445

Re: Snow Watch 2020 - 21

Keeping my beer cold......

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Greetings from Berlin.
by TonyB
Sun 07 Feb 2021, 2:47 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 114
Views: 7536

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Former heavyweight champion and one of the few who beat Muhammad Ali, Leon Spinks aged 67 from cancer.
by TonyB
Mon 01 Feb 2021, 10:16 am
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 114
Views: 7536

Re: The 2021 departures board

starbuck wrote:
Mon 01 Feb 2021, 9:30 am
I thought the bassist in the animals was Chas Chandler?
My mistake, sorry about that. You are correct.
by TonyB
Sun 31 Jan 2021, 11:59 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 114
Views: 7536

Re: The 2021 departures board

psquiddy wrote:
Sun 31 Jan 2021, 6:52 pm
RAF4EVER wrote:
Sun 31 Jan 2021, 1:59 pm
That is one great tune
And the intro was played by the bassist Hilton Valentine.
by TonyB
Sun 31 Jan 2021, 11:55 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 114
Views: 7536

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'Visionary' music producer Sophie dies aged 34: https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-55860938 I have never heard of her. Neither had I, and I haven't been able to find out what it was that was being climbed. Slipped and fell from the third floor roof of the block of flats where she was livin...
by TonyB
Sun 17 Jan 2021, 4:11 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 114
Views: 7536

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"Wall of Sound" producer Phil Spector aged 81.
by TonyB
Thu 14 Jan 2021, 12:15 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 114
Views: 7536

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Siegfried Fischbacher of Siegfried and Roy, illusionist, aged 81 in Las Vegas.
by TonyB
Tue 05 Jan 2021, 3:55 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 114
Views: 7536

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Bond girl and Charlie's Angels star Tanya Roberts dies, aged 65 Don't think we've ever had one over these before but apparently this is FAKE NEWS!!!! Now being reported as still with us. Very bizarre https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-55528352 Bizarre indeed. Hope she pulls through. Unfort...
by TonyB
Thu 31 Dec 2020, 7:10 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Dinner for one.
Replies: 0
Views: 255

Dinner for one.

Dinner for one is a classic from 1963 which is shown in various forms on New Years Eve in Germany. Miss Sophie is getting on a bit and has outlived her friends but still celebrates her birthday with them........ Perhaps it will raise a smile or three for those of you who have not seen it before toda...
by TonyB
Wed 25 Nov 2020, 4:40 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Deceased in 2020
Replies: 377
Views: 52627

Re: Deceased in 2020

The "Hand of God" Diego Maradona aged 60.
by TonyB
Sun 16 Aug 2020, 12:40 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Heavy Lifters
Replies: 28
Views: 1336

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Heavy Lifters

German Air Force A400M 54+14

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Russian Air Force Il-76MD RA-78838

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by TonyB
Wed 12 Aug 2020, 5:16 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Deceased in 2020
Replies: 377
Views: 52627

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"Lemon Tree" and "If I Had a Hammer" singer Trini Lopez aged 83.
by TonyB
Sat 08 Aug 2020, 8:15 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Deceased in 2020
Replies: 377
Views: 52627

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Wayne Fontana of 60´s band The Mindbenders aged 74.
by TonyB
Fri 07 Aug 2020, 7:00 pm
Forum: European Events
Topic: Malta Airshow
Replies: 15
Views: 3184

Re: Malta Airshow

I'd say anyone who would fly to see an airshow at the moment needs their head looking at. And I´d say it is up to the individual to decide whether or not they want to take a holiday in Malta at the end of September. I disagree - it's totally irresponsible to fly while this pandemic is at large. But...
by TonyB
Thu 06 Aug 2020, 10:00 pm
Forum: European Events
Topic: Malta Airshow
Replies: 15
Views: 3184

Re: Malta Airshow

I'd say anyone who would fly to see an airshow at the moment needs their head looking at. And I´d say it is up to the individual to decide whether or not they want to take a holiday in Malta at the end of September. I disagree - it's totally irresponsible to fly while this pandemic is at large. But...
by TonyB
Thu 06 Aug 2020, 4:22 pm
Forum: European Events
Topic: Malta Airshow
Replies: 15
Views: 3184

Re: Malta Airshow

I'd say anyone who would fly to see an airshow at the moment needs their head looking at. And I´d say it is up to the individual to decide whether or not they want to take a holiday in Malta at the end of September. I disagree - it's totally irresponsible to fly while this pandemic is at large. But...
by TonyB
Wed 05 Aug 2020, 10:25 am
Forum: European Events
Topic: Malta Airshow
Replies: 15
Views: 3184

Re: Malta Airshow

Andyph wrote:
Tue 04 Aug 2020, 9:49 am
I'd say anyone who would fly to see an airshow at the moment needs their head looking at.
And I´d say it is up to the individual to decide whether or not they want to take a holiday in Malta at the end of September.
by TonyB
Mon 06 Jul 2020, 7:27 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Deceased in 2020
Replies: 377
Views: 52627

Re: Deceased in 2020

Ennio Morricone, Italien film composer aged 91. Best known for the music to the Segio Leone film Once Upon a Time in the West, and The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly.
by TonyB
Sat 04 Jul 2020, 11:44 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: An148 and Tu204 in Tegel
Replies: 4
Views: 1260

An148 and Tu204 in Tegel

A couple of yesterdays visitors. Ukraine Government Antonov An148 UR-UKR

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Followed a few minutes later by a Tupolev Tu204 RA-64057 from the Rossiya Special Flight Detachment.

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by TonyB
Sat 27 Jun 2020, 11:10 am
Forum: European Events
Topic: Malta Airshow
Replies: 15
Views: 3184

Malta Airshow

It´s just been announced that the Malta Airshow will be taking place on the 26/27 September. No participants list at the moment, not even sure if there will be a static display.
by TonyB
Wed 24 Jun 2020, 10:13 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Your holiday plans
Replies: 68
Views: 5560

Re: Your holiday plans

RAF4EVER wrote:
Wed 24 Jun 2020, 9:30 am
Zoom wrote:
Tue 23 Jun 2020, 8:57 pm
so the UKG plan is staycations?

**** that; I prefer to get away from the British as often as possible. Even more so as we are carrying the virus more than the rest of Europe
UKG?
United Kingdom Government?
by TonyB
Sat 13 Jun 2020, 7:39 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Deceased in 2020
Replies: 377
Views: 52627

Re: Deceased in 2020

Ricky Valance, the first Welshman to have a number one record with "Tell Laura I love her" aged 84.
by TonyB
Fri 12 Jun 2020, 5:19 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Edward Colston statue removal,your views.
Replies: 199
Views: 9861

Re: Edward Colston statue removal,your views.

"I bet a few of the Stasi weren't happy."


Some still aren´t.