lasttrain929: Thanks, had a great break, the golf so so. Still catching up on all the posts.
Oct 7, 2020 12:46:40 GMT
Timeblue: My son is a golfer, and I play the odd round with him (he has a decent set of clubs and I have a £70 set of dunlops!)
Oct 7, 2020 17:05:05 GMT
lasttrain929: I bought a pretty decent set, I can slice it twice as far now....
Oct 7, 2020 21:13:06 GMT
johnr: my brother lives in brussels and last week pulled a set of clubs and a bag from a skip, took theem home and discovered theyre rtailed at 5000 euros per club! he has a full set of ten! 24k gold plated hand made in japan!!
Oct 8, 2020 0:26:17 GMT
johnr: funniest thing is, he loves his golf but is left handed so he cant use them.....
Oct 8, 2020 0:26:44 GMT
johnr: no idea what it means but apparently theyre 'honma twin marks 3 star'. tbh id be more interested if he found an abandoned honda in a skip, golf leaves me cold! still, nice to get for free!
Oct 8, 2020 0:42:27 GMT
Horacewimp: Great story johnr you brother needs to buy a lottery ticket as well while his luck is in.
Oct 8, 2020 8:02:08 GMT
Timeblue: If he doesn't want them, I'll take them off his hands....
Oct 8, 2020 13:06:55 GMT
orioles70: there must be a good story behind those clubs winding up in the bin
Oct 8, 2020 17:39:53 GMT
vlogdance: Jeff Lynne OBE!
Oct 9, 2020 22:36:17 GMT
orioles70: Congratulations to Jeff! now what does that stand for: official British export? Overly Brummie Elocution? Omniscient Beatles Enthusiast? kidding aside, how high an honor is it?
Oct 9, 2020 23:07:24 GMT
Timeblue: It's higher than an MBE but below a CBE if that helps!
Oct 10, 2020 8:45:52 GMT
orioles70: Thanks for the link @timblue. You Brits have some overly fancy names for things - "The system is overseen by the Cabinet Office Honours and Appointments Secretariat". I like how the public can submit suggestions - did any forum members nominate Jeff
Oct 11, 2020 13:04:01 GMT
Timeblue: You can guarantee that Bev didn't....
Oct 11, 2020 18:49:29 GMT
kingofthehours2: thanks go the link from the Bug Club - Secret Messages is on the Discovery site but not BOP - no worries and thanks for replying
Oct 11, 2020 22:09:32 GMT