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by Burleysway
Fri 13 Aug 2021, 9:16 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
Views: 34412

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Nanci Griffith, the Grammy-winning folk singer-songwriter, has died aged 68.
by Burleysway
Thu 05 Aug 2021, 6:41 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
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Renowned Jamaican poet Jean "Binta" Breeze MBE has passed away at the age of 65. The artist, known internationally for her talents in Dub poetry, had settled in Leicester and was a major part of the literary community both in the UK and in the Caribbean.
by Burleysway
Tue 27 Jul 2021, 8:37 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
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Mike Hendrick: Former England, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire bowler dies aged 72
by Burleysway
Mon 26 Jul 2021, 11:47 am
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
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Australian actor Dieter Brummer, best known for his role as Shane Parrish on TV soap Home And Away between 1992 and 1996, has died aged 45.
by Burleysway
Sun 18 Jul 2021, 3:56 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
Views: 34412

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Tributes have been paid to the journalist and author David Randall following his death at the age of 70.
by Burleysway
Sat 10 Jul 2021, 6:08 am
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
Views: 34412

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Boxer Chris Eubank's son Sebastian has died days before his 30th birthday, his father's representatives have said. Sebastian had followed his father's footsteps and become a professional boxer.
by Burleysway
Sun 27 Jun 2021, 4:06 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
Views: 34412

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Johnny Solinger death: Former Skid Row singer dies aged 55
by Burleysway
Fri 04 Jun 2021, 11:59 am
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
Views: 34412

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Tributes have been paid from across football after it was confirmed that Alan Miller, the former Arsenal, West Bromwich Albion, Middlesbrough and Blackburn goalkeeper, has died at the age of 51.
by Burleysway
Sun 30 May 2021, 3:41 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
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Views: 34412

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BJ Thomas: ‘Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head’ singer dies aged 78. The five-time Grammy winner, who was best known for his popular version of the song “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head”, died at his home in Arlington, Texas, on Saturday (29 May).
by Burleysway
Thu 27 May 2021, 6:49 am
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
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Acclaimed children's author and illustrator Eric Carle, perhaps best remembered for his classic story The Very Hungry Caterpillar, has died at age 91, publisher Penguin Kids said on Twitter.
by Burleysway
Sun 09 May 2021, 11:50 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Heathrow Expansion??
Replies: 18
Views: 3147

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Third runway a step closer as Heathrow starts buying houses The airport has also reopened its property hardship scheme which it uses to buy homes from owners who are otherwise unable to sell. Heathrow has resumed buying houses close to its proposed third runway as it comes under pressure from its b...
by Burleysway
Thu 06 May 2021, 5:09 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
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Frank McRae death: James Bond and 48 Hrs star dies aged 80
by Burleysway
Thu 29 Apr 2021, 5:53 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
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Leicester Tigers legend Bleddyn Jones has passed away at the age of 72. The Welshman played more than 300 times for Tigers before becoming the voice of the club behind the microphone for BBC Radio Leicester. https://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/sport/rugby/rugby-news/leicester-tigers-legend-bleddyn-jo...
by Burleysway
Mon 26 Apr 2021, 9:47 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: “Integrated Review” - SDSR 2021
Replies: 103
Views: 9904

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Hot off the press............ Biggest deployment of UK naval firepower since the Falklands war will set sail next month Britain’s biggest deployment of UK naval and aerial military firepower since the Falklands war will set sail next month in a 28-week voyage which will be closely watched by China. ...
by Burleysway
Fri 23 Apr 2021, 10:56 am
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
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Shock G, the frontman of pioneering hip-hop group Digital Underground and co-producer of 2Pac's debut album, has died at the age of 57.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-56857349
by Burleysway
Fri 16 Apr 2021, 8:16 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
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British and Irish Lions greats have heralded John Dawes for "changing the way rugby was played" as their iconic former captain and coach passed away on Friday at the age of 80 .
by Burleysway
Wed 14 Apr 2021, 10:35 am
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
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W. G Galen Weston, retail tycoon behind Selfridges, dies aged 80
The entrepreneur was a friend of Prince Charles.

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2021/0 ... s-aged-80/
by Burleysway
Sat 27 Mar 2021, 4:15 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
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English professional cricketer and footballer DEREK UFTON: 1928-2021
by Burleysway
Tue 23 Mar 2021, 8:58 am
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
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Former Leicester City Player, Frank Worthington has passed away.
by Burleysway
Thu 18 Mar 2021, 7:07 am
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
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Author Norton Juster deceased aged 91
by Burleysway
Sat 13 Mar 2021, 7:35 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: “Integrated Review” - SDSR 2021
Replies: 103
Views: 9904

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Big article on Defence in yesterdays Telegraph. Its in the sub section so I've C&P for the good people of UKAR. £80bn boost for military to arm it with new tanks, warships and ‘kamikaze drones’ Government announces modernisation drive to ensure the Armed Forces are ready to fight the wars of the fut...
by Burleysway
Wed 10 Mar 2021, 8:27 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
Views: 34412

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Joey Benjamin: Former England, Warwickshire and Surrey bowler dies at the age of 60
by Burleysway
Wed 03 Mar 2021, 8:54 am
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
Views: 34412

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Bunny Wailer, giant of reggae who formed the Wailers with Bob Marley and Peter Tosh – obituary
by Burleysway
Thu 18 Feb 2021, 6:41 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
Views: 34412

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U-Roy, pioneering Jamaican reggae artist, dies aged 78
by Burleysway
Wed 17 Feb 2021, 5:52 pm
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Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
Views: 34412

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Rush Limbaugh, provocative US radio host, dies aged 70