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Recent content by Robert Ensor (bob)

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    Old street pics..

    So nice to see a nice bright photo the sub was out that day
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    sayings

    I thought it was related to cheap demob suits
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    sayings

    It seems its first appearance was in 1941 according to a Google search and it relates to death
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    sayings

    Gone up the Burton Gone for a Burton Something done for, I'm sure it has something to do with a 50 Bob suit being cheap
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    Courtyards and yards of brum

    Not a bad chippy in it's day
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    Ex Pats and Brummies abroad

    It won't last long Maurice things never do from that place. Age is not on our side I'm afraid and the older we get we have a difficult time with things that make us ill
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    Then & Now

    I remember the hot pies and the bovril ?
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    Ex Pats and Brummies abroad

    Didn't they have a store in Hurst Street ?
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    Ex Pats and Brummies abroad

    Can someone please help Ikea and the Chinese both of these have serious problems with instructions after the translation into English the worlds most spoken language
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    Good music to listen to on U Tube

    She was a big deal here on all the TV shows as a guest great voice Pet, Cilla, Lulu, Dusty, Sandy Shaw our girls.
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    Courtyards and yards of brum

    In a heartbeat ❤️
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    DISGUSTING FOOD

    Bat soup !!!!, OMG
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    Ansells Brewery

    Double Diamond, Worthington E, Youngers Tarten Ale and Newkey Brown in a clear large bottle
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    DISGUSTING FOOD

    Finny haddock poached in milk ?
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    Ex Pats and Brummies abroad

    Thanks everyone the last few posts made me chuckle .
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