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by brvhrtjimmy
Tue May 09, 2017 10:33 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Have you ever climbed Goat Fell on Arran?
Replies: 29
Views: 5209

Re: Have you ever climbed Goat Fell on Arran?

yes I did it yesterday mon 8th of may 2017, I tried it last year I wanted to try it b4 I turned 70 I got to within 50 odd feet but had to turn back, i could hardly see my feet and didn't want to put my foot down between two rocks, but yesterday my son and I went the corrie route, its very much steep...
by brvhrtjimmy
Sat Dec 17, 2016 8:19 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Bona Fide travellers
Replies: 21
Views: 963

Re: Bona Fide travellers

remember your uncle daw Hughie coming up to our house one sunday, and saying to my dad cmon up to Kilmarnock with me for a pint, it was in that pub or hotel next to old Kilmarnock infirmary, and I'm sure daw told my dad some relation of his had bought it or worked in it cant really remember which, H...
by brvhrtjimmy
Fri Sep 09, 2016 6:36 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Planes over the three towns
Replies: 22
Views: 1711

Re: Planes over the three towns

yes its a great app Hughie one of my many hobbies is transport ie lorries, ships, and airoplanes, i have flight radar and also marine traffic, as far as I'm aware theres no app for road transport which is a shame, when u get a look at flight radar and see all the planes you wonder how can they all b...
by brvhrtjimmy
Thu Aug 25, 2016 5:22 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: A Stroll round 1960s Saltcoats
Replies: 1436
Views: 220720

Re: A Stroll round 1960s Saltcoats

Scott, My fading memory tells me that Alex White lived in Arthur Street?; that in the early 60s he traded with a horse and cart?; and that he also did the 'donkey rides' on the beach opposite Montgomerie Crescent? I wonder what my score would be out of three? And if I'm correct with the latter two,...
by brvhrtjimmy
Sun Jul 31, 2016 7:30 pm
Forum: Computing & Forum related Issues
Topic: Windows 10 - split from Ann Widdicombe
Replies: 10
Views: 2967

Re: Windows 10 - split from Ann Widdicombe

yes it probably will remain Hughie and be upgraded free of charge, but then all the other windows have remained and been upgraded free of charge, that is until they announce they will be withdrawing support, for them,i might be wrong but I think windows xp is no longer supported to mention but one. ...
by brvhrtjimmy
Fri Jul 29, 2016 6:50 pm
Forum: Computing & Forum related Issues
Topic: Windows 10 - split from Ann Widdicombe
Replies: 10
Views: 2967

Re: Windows 10 - split from Ann Widdicombe

i have also upgraded to windows10, but will probably revert back to my windows7, like most software to do with computers its (i think) all down to money, how much has been spent on operating systems since the very first windows, minute you bought the latest windows up they come with another windows,...
by brvhrtjimmy
Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:51 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Your favourite music on Youtube (2)
Replies: 616
Views: 50870

Re: Your favourite music on Youtube (2)

this has to be up there amongst the best of them no flashing lighs just pure good music what our parents told us when we were young in the 60's thats not singing lol <iframe width="420" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/w6iRNVwslM4" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> hope thats ...
by brvhrtjimmy
Wed Jun 08, 2016 7:55 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: a great feat
Replies: 2
Views: 645

a great feat

just thought this might interest people, he is to be commended , http://stv.tv/news/features/1356688-fat ... -daughter/

James Barr (Brvhrtjimmy)
by brvhrtjimmy
Sat May 14, 2016 2:13 pm
Forum: Books, Movies, Radio & Television
Topic: What are you reading now?
Replies: 196
Views: 41420

Re: What are you reading now?

I was over at central hospital xray dept. they have donated books there if u take one you give a donation for cancer care I picked one up called gentle johhny ramensky I am in the process of reading it what a character he was there are some photos in the book there one of him sitting on the sea wall...
by brvhrtjimmy
Thu Feb 04, 2016 10:30 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: hasties of largs
Replies: 3
Views: 417

Re: hasties of largs

they sold everything, i used to go in there for fishing tackle, but they were well known for different brands of very expensive of whiskey when I say expensive it could be like £99 a bottle and a lot of times it could go into the hundreds

James Barr (Brvhrtjimmy)
by brvhrtjimmy
Thu Feb 04, 2016 9:53 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: hasties of largs
Replies: 3
Views: 417

hasties of largs

I noticed going passed on the bus a few times hasties was closed, but work was goin on inside, i assumed it was renovations they were doing, but when I went passed on the bus today they were still working inside but above the door was home hardware sign, sadly hasties have gone, I don't know if he h...
by brvhrtjimmy
Thu Dec 24, 2015 8:54 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: xmas hamper fishing competition
Replies: 1
Views: 370

xmas hamper fishing competition

I will be fishing the annual xmas hamper on sunday,its being held at Montgomery pier this year as the prom at saltcoats is closed im looking forward to it so little plum if u r doin nothing get yourself down there :santa03:

James Barr (Brvhrtjimmy)