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by Hughie
Thu Dec 02, 2021 2:00 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Trivia Quiz - 62
Replies: 7
Views: 77

Re: Trivia Quiz - 62

Thought it was time for a change, John. That motorbike wasn't going anywhere. :puter
gnyaff wrote: Thu Dec 02, 2021 1:30 am
Maybe the good looking smiling face of the young man up in the right hand corner was my lucky charm with the guesses?

Perhaps I should put one of me up like that and scare every one away..

Wee Boney
by Hughie
Wed Dec 01, 2021 10:31 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Gavin Curlett - Prisoner of War
Replies: 0
Views: 85

Gavin Curlett - Prisoner of War

After posting a newspaper article in "Stevenston - On This Day In History". here in threetowners and also in Stevenston's FB, I went looking and came across these details on Gavin Curlett. https://i.imgur.com/2oERh6f.png Some good reading about Gavin in the following: https://uploads-ssl.w...
by Hughie
Wed Dec 01, 2021 8:05 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: The Fighting McMillan's
Replies: 2
Views: 99

Re: The Fighting McMillan's

All fixed. I didn't notice it as I have different permissions - If you come across any other forums on the board where this happens, just drop me a PM. :)

Cheers!
by Hughie
Wed Dec 01, 2021 7:41 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Trivia Quiz - 62
Replies: 7
Views: 77

Trivia Quiz - 62

Just for fun - perhaps even educational. :roll: 1. What is the capital city of India? New Delhi 2. In what decade was the death penalty for murder banned in England, Scotland and Wales? 1960s 3. Which word is used to represent the letter, Q in the NATO phonetic alphabet? Quebec 4. The TV series M*A...
by Hughie
Tue Nov 30, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Looking Back - Herald files
Replies: 172
Views: 86811

Re: Looking Back - Herald files

From the Archives of the Ardrossan & Saltcoats Herald published on December 17, 2008 150 YEARS AGO on December 1858 Three Brothers, Ardrossan, was wrecked 20 miles westwards of Thurso and became a total loss. She was owned by Provost Barr, Ardrossan. THE Rev Mr Cruickshanks, Stevenston, has bee...
by Hughie
Tue Nov 30, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday- Penny Tray
Replies: 9
Views: 99

Re: Happy birthday- Penny Tray

Hope you are having a happy birthday, PT. You're birthday isn't listed or I'd have been first congratulate you - unless someone in NZ beat me to it. :puter

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by Hughie
Tue Nov 30, 2021 7:16 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 2746
Views: 551769

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

Kilmarnock Herald and Ayrshire Gazette November 30, 1945 Jap Prisoner Home On passing Station Square, Stevenston, we observed a great display of flags all round. On Investigating we learned that it was for the home-coming of Driver Gavin Curlett, son of Mr and Mrs Gavin Curlett, 15 Station Square, ...
by Hughie
Sun Nov 28, 2021 9:45 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Fishing Mill Dam
Replies: 17
Views: 6798

Re: Fishing Mill Dam

I think I'd be up there not looking for fish, but for curling stones which were lost during the thaws over the many years they've played the curling game there. :roll: Here's an old curling topic, and in particular this post with a couple of photos from the Mill pond: https://www.threetowners.net/fo...
by Hughie
Sun Nov 28, 2021 11:51 am
Forum: Computing & Forum related Issues
Topic: Random PHP error
Replies: 21
Views: 5220

Re: Random PHP error

Cheers everyone. Thanks for your help. Marco will compile the details I need to report to the hosting company to fix the problem. :D
Time for bed!
by Hughie
Sun Nov 28, 2021 11:35 am
Forum: Computing & Forum related Issues
Topic: Random PHP error
Replies: 21
Views: 5220

Re: Random PHP error

Yes Irene, Got that here in Melbourne too back up for me 1128 UTC that's 2228 Melbourne time. Yet the board's control panel says PHP 7.4.26 and we are already on phpBB 3.3.5 the most up to date version of the software. Current PHP version is: 5.4.45 You are running an unsupported PHP version. Please...
by Hughie
Sun Nov 28, 2021 2:21 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Local Sportsmen's Gallery
Replies: 105
Views: 46760

Re: Local Sportsmen's Gallery

Kilmarnock Herald and Ayrshire Gazette January 12, 1945 Archie (Baldy) McLaughlin It is seldom football is talked about in Kilwinning without the name of McLaughlin being mentioned. It is one of the most common names in the masonic town. Baldy when trainer of Kilwinning Rangers did much to put a wi...
by Hughie
Sun Nov 28, 2021 12:45 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Your favourite music on Youtube etc...
Replies: 766
Views: 224879

Re: Your favourite music on Youtube etc...

Should be right now!

Eddi Reader - My favourite female Scottish artist. Such a beautiful voice and a lovely song too. :D