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by stivis
Thu Nov 08, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Motocross at Auchenharvie
Replies: 4
Views: 234

Re: Motocross at Auchenharvie

at one time in the early 70s,they had Sand Racing on Prestwick shore,
Place Farm on the Kilbirnie to Largs road was a constant venue for Trials,including the Hangover Trial,
Snow, Ice, Drink,River,Rock,Trees Mud and Motorcycles possibly not the wisest concept
by stivis
Wed Nov 07, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Motocross at Auchenharvie
Replies: 4
Views: 234

Re: Motocross at Auchenharvie

It depends if it was "officially sanctioned" or not in the mid 70 there were more than one members of staff at the pool who owned "off road bikes" and playing in the hill was acceptable.......and I ask that many occasions are taken into consideration M 'Lud "Officially Sanctioned"??...I think that t...
by stivis
Wed Oct 10, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Ardrossan Academy Teachers
Replies: 16
Views: 1683

Re: Ardrossan Academy Teachers

Tommy Hughes for smacking boys on the bottom with a gym shoe. Hughes was discussed a couple of years ago,I would think that Hughes had a good chance of appearing in the High Court......At least you know where you are with a blackboard duster.......I would also acknowledge that Spud Thomson probably...
by stivis
Wed Sep 26, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Your favourite music on Youtube etc...
Replies: 445
Views: 26708

Re: Your favourite music on Youtube etc...

Roy Clark is a very under rated player
by stivis
Sat Sep 15, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Your favourite music on Youtube etc...
Replies: 445
Views: 26708

Re: Your favourite music on Youtube etc...

I liked him with Cold Chisel which was at the hard end of Aussi rock, as opposed to Ice House.
by stivis
Tue Sep 11, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: I AM NOW A ROBOT?
Replies: 4
Views: 362

Re: I AM NOW A ROBOT?

derived from reading ‘old’ Glasgow Heralds via Google News. You can access the Herald via archive.is if you install it in your toolbar(it's webpage capture) It allows you to cut and paste text, so saves the typing. best to save as word documents .....If you save as a pdf file these ,depending on wh...
by stivis
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardrossan Labour Party Hall
Replies: 11
Views: 886

Re: Ardrossan Labour Party Hall

the back of the four houses up from the PO,
Anyone suggest a location? There's not a lot of room

https://www.google.com/maps/@55.6419309 ... a=!3m1!1e3
by stivis
Thu Aug 30, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardrossan Labour Party Hall
Replies: 11
Views: 886

Re: Ardrossan Labour Party Hall

This is the first of the closes 2 more further up ,because there is no door facade that tend to signify a passage way


https://www.google.com/maps/@55.6420759 ... 312!8i6656
by stivis
Wed Aug 29, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardrossan Labour Party Hall
Replies: 11
Views: 886

Re: Ardrossan Labour Party Hall

Was the entrance not where the newer brickwork is here between the Cunninghame Housing and the old Post Office, which lead you through to Hill Place or Street where Lucas and Steen were https://www.google.com/maps/@55.6417689,-4.8133452,3a,75y,120.93h,101.93t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1s6dZPneDl3-i9yad6Rzdx...