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PostPosted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:16 pm 
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Can't believe it's been 10 years since the maestro's passing.






[watching Mackay testing the curry in the prison kitchens]
Fletcher: Course, he sees 'imself as an authority on curry, he does, on account of where he was stationed in the army.
Rudge: Where? India?
Fletcher: No, Bradford.

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Played with and knew John well,I can't believe it's ten years myself.Tremendous player.
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Looking forward to the unveiling of John Holmes statue






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Indeed, it's 9 years older since Terry Newton died as well:/






King Monkey wrote:Maybe a spell in prison would do Graham good.

At least he'd lose his virginity.

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lionarmour87 wrote:Looking forward to the unveiling of John Holmes statue

I believe there’s still some fundraising needed for it, IIRC it’s 75% of the way there

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Very sad. Truly grest player. Like tigertot says what a great passer of a ball.

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Legend is a word used far too often , but certainly not in this case . Thanks for the memories John .

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Always looked forward to him playing , a class act Am i right he was in the printing industry at one time






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norbellini wrote:Always looked forward to him playing , a class act Am i right he was in the printing industry at one time


He was. Worked for Norton & Wright in Leeds






[watching Mackay testing the curry in the prison kitchens]
Fletcher: Course, he sees 'imself as an authority on curry, he does, on account of where he was stationed in the army.
Rudge: Where? India?
Fletcher: No, Bradford.

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