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by Les1949
Sat Feb 24, 2024 9:48 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Vol 14; No 17 Assassination
Replies: 0
Views: 32

Vol 14; No 17 Assassination

HAMPTON, AROUND AND ABOUT Things you may not know, or didn’t know you knew! No 17 Assassination ……at Hampton Court In June 1838, the Newspapers were full of stories about an assassination at Hampton Court. On the last Thursday in June, the Hampton Races had been held on Molesey Hurst. Hampton Races ...
by Les1949
Sat Feb 24, 2024 9:02 am
Forum: Hampton & Richmond Borough
Topic: Those Were The Days; 24th February 1968
Replies: 5
Views: 130

Those Were The Days; 24th February 1968

THOSE WERE THE DAYS 24th February 1968 Spartan League Hampton 4 (Allen 2, McCormack, Rowlands) Rayners Lane 0 Joe Andrews; Alan Earl, Ken Merry, Don Aldridge, Peter Minor, John McLintock, Syd Carter, Mickey Garman, Peter Allen, Terry McCormack, Arthur Rowlands. Sub; Graham Belcher Rayners Lane offer...
by Les1949
Wed Feb 21, 2024 10:03 am
Forum: Hampton & Richmond Borough
Topic: Those Were The Days; 21st February 1987
Replies: 0
Views: 83

Those Were The Days; 21st February 1987

THOSE WERE THE DAYS 21st February 1987 Isthmian (Vauxhall-Opel) League Division 1 Stevenage Borough 0 Hampton 3 (Nelson 2, Woollard) Att; 224 Paul Riley; Gary Gerson, Bobby Green, Gary Cambridge, Tim Hollands, Sean O’Connell, Sean Rice, Tarquin Woollard, Horace Nelson, Lee Mooney, Zarak Shafique. Su...
by Les1949
Sun Feb 18, 2024 9:40 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Vol 14; No 16 Lord Birdwood
Replies: 3
Views: 411

Re: Vol 14; No 16 Lord Birdwood

Yes, all gone. Some moved out, some passed on to the Great Palace in the Sky.
Rooms mostly used as offices for the palace, which is more of a museum and tourist venue, now. Would make a high status hotel if they modernised it (central heating, plumbing)
by Les1949
Sun Feb 18, 2024 9:14 am
Forum: Hampton & Richmond Borough
Topic: Those Were The Days; 18th February 1985
Replies: 0
Views: 81

Those Were The Days; 18th February 1985

THOSE WERE THE DAYS 18th February 1985 London Senior Cup 1st Round Croydon 1 Hampton 5 (Marshall 2, Heselden 2, Walkes) Chris Vagg; Robert Winterhalter, Malcolm Dickenson, Tim Hollands, Steve Smith, Richard Smith, Perry Tunesi, Fred Wilson, Ricky Walkes, Mick Heselden, Dwight Marshall. Unused Sub; I...
by Les1949
Sat Feb 17, 2024 9:01 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Vol 14; No 16 Lord Birdwood
Replies: 3
Views: 411

Vol 14; No 16 Lord Birdwood

HAMPTON, AROUND AND ABOUT Things you may not know, or didn’t know you knew! No 16 LORD BIRDWOOD Military Man at Hampton Court Between 1943 and 1951 there resided in Hampton Court Palace, a Field Marshall with a Military Career that stretched back to 1883. William Riddell ‘Birdy’ Birdwood (1865 – 195...
by Les1949
Fri Feb 16, 2024 6:32 pm
Forum: Hampton & Richmond Borough
Topic: Podcast with Stefano
Replies: 21
Views: 1488

Re: Podcast with Stefano

EastTerracer wrote: Fri Feb 16, 2024 2:59 pm
Sometimes I look at some of these fans who are objectively and factually slobs


Do as I say, not as I do??? :oops:
We Stand as One etc
by Les1949
Fri Feb 16, 2024 6:25 pm
Forum: Hampton & Richmond Borough
Topic: Podcast with Stefano
Replies: 21
Views: 1488

Re: Podcast with Stefano

Lord Elpus wrote: Fri Feb 16, 2024 3:16 pm Whilst I hesitate to give anything the Mail says any credibility whatsoever I can honestly say I have never heard any songs at the Bev referring to the Falklands. Anyone else?
Maybe he misheard.."We hate Staines!" :lol: :lol:
by Les1949
Fri Feb 16, 2024 6:22 pm
Forum: Hampton & Richmond Borough
Topic: Podcast with Stefano
Replies: 21
Views: 1488

Re: Podcast with Stefano

Lord Elpus wrote: Fri Feb 16, 2024 3:16 pm Whilst I hesitate to give anything the Mail says any credibility whatsoever I can honestly say I have never heard any songs at the Bev referring to the Falklands. Anyone else?
Maybe he misheard "We hate Staines!"
by Les1949
Thu Feb 15, 2024 6:57 pm
Forum: Hampton & Richmond Borough
Topic: Those Were The Days; 15th February 2000
Replies: 8
Views: 438

Re: Those Were The Days; 15th February 2000

And, on another subject, there always seems to be one player that I've no recollection of in Les's teamsheets and this time it's Danny Smith. Who was he? [/quote] Defender, signed from Kingstonian. Debut 20/11/ 1989, made 22 starts, 2 subs. I would put his pic on to help, but have no idea how to do ...
by Les1949
Thu Feb 15, 2024 5:06 pm
Forum: Hampton & Richmond Borough
Topic: Those Were The Days; 15th February 2000
Replies: 8
Views: 438

Re: Those Were The Days; 15th February 2000

Mucky knees wrote: Thu Feb 15, 2024 3:22 pm Oops sorry wrong casuals! Walton casuals!

According to his wiki page he's still playing for Bedford Town at the age of 47...

MK
You were right the first time MK....it was from Corinthian Casuals that Leroy joined us.
by Les1949
Thu Feb 15, 2024 9:08 am
Forum: Hampton & Richmond Borough
Topic: Those Were The Days; 15th February 2000
Replies: 8
Views: 438

Those Were The Days; 15th February 2000

THOSE WERE THE DAYS 15th February 2000 Isthmian (Ryman) League Premier Division Farnborough Town 0 HRBFC 1 (Barnsby) Att; 229 James Courtnage; Peter Barnsby, Danny Smith, Matt Flitter, Nick Burton, Jason Shaw, Dudley Gardner, Martin Carter (Leroy Griffiths), Craig Maskell, Darren Adams, Warren Willi...