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  1. In the forties and fifties the hammers of the steelworks could be heard all through the night as could the trains in the marshalling yards, all very comforting to a you lad back then.
  2. I was there from 1950 to 1959, and it was MISS Artindale never MRS , I remember all the teachers mentioned, I disliked The headteacher Miss Camm, she always had her favourites, my sister was picked on by her in the 1940s, so as soon as I reached 9 or 10 it was my turn, none of the teachers helped or encouraged me all the time I went through my “education ?” , I though I was stupid but later life I realised I could have done better things with a bit of nurturing by the teachers, don’t try and put the onus on me I was willing to learn but never asked why I wasn’t doing very well, I was a very quiet, shy pupil.
  3. I just put Goldiak in search and there they were.
  4. They are now revamping the Retro, the Metro is a far better newspaper than the Star, it’s absolutely terrible and Nancy Fielder thinks she’s doing a good job.
  5. Without me having to go down to Queens Road B & Q, does anyone know if there’s long queues there? I can stand for so long but over half an hour it starts to get to me, I’m not idle it’s just I’m over seventy and can’t stand for long and please no wise cracks or digs.
  6. Tilleys on the corner of Shoreham Street and Charlotte Road, comics are the only thing he deals in.
  7. Flyers and menus are unwanted in my letter box.
  8. The advert with a mob doing an assault course in white t shirts, they get caked in mud etc but when they remove them for the washing test, the shirts underneath haven’t a speck of mud on them, this is just impossible. if you can ask your mum or gran, they know how to get clothes clean.
  9. True but Bond isn’t seasonal is it.
  10. We are not out of July yet and already and Christmas films are being shown in the Virgin tv package.
  11. Just received this scam email, if you click on the link you have to confirm your email address but more importantly they want your password. Dear Outlook User, We are upgrading our EMAIL database at the moment so you are required to Upgrade your account as soon as possible in order to get the New Mail Features because you are using the old version of Outlook which will be Disabled in 24HRS. CLICK HERE TO UPGRADE TO THE NEW VERSION NOW All upgraded users will have an addition of 10GB to enjoy the new service NB: FAILURE TO UPGRADE ONCE YOU RECEIVE THIS MAIL WILL LEAD TO EMAIL DEACTIVATION AND IT TAKES FEW HOURS TO GET THE UPGRADE COMPLETED. THANKS. OUTLOOK TEAM
  12. I’m glad to say my school never had uniforms or homework.
  13. There’s a full list of pubs and their licencees on History Sheffield, not much on the history of pubs though but you just ask a question about the Royal Standard and someone may come up with information for you. Royal Standard 156 St Mary's Road, S2 Open 1833 Closed Span 175 Comments Earlier 1841 James Hodgson [ Leadmill Road ] 1845 James Hodgson (172 St Mary's Road) 1849 H Pigott 1851 Henry Pigott (census) 1852 Henry Pigott 1854 Henry Piggott 1856 Henry Pigott [ 2 St Mary's Road ] 1859 Charles Elliott 1862 to 1865 Charles Elliott 1868 Charles Elliott 1871 Charles Elliott 1876 Charles Elliott [ 156 St Mary's Road ] 1879 Charles Elliott 1881 Charles Elliott 1883 Charles Elliott 1887 to 1890 Edward Rowland 1901 to 1903 Edward Rowland 1905 Edward Rowland 1907 Edward Rowland 1910 to 1913 Percy Wild 1916 Percy Wild 1917 Arthur Edlington 1919 to 1923 Arthur Edlington 1924 - 25 James Flood 1929 James Flood 1931 to 1933 James Flood 1936 to 1938 James Flood 1939 Frank Green 1942 Frank Green 1944 Frank Green 1948 Frank Green 1951 Frank Green. No entry after 1951.
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