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About darylslinn

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  • Birthday 17/05/1968

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  1. The World has come to this, so as not to possibly offend anyone, anywhere.
  2. But what is the timescale for finishing, nothing has changed for a while now.
  3. I saw this and wondered myself..... millions no doubt in help and relief !
  4. So does this detract from all those so called fans who turned up late to the game that decided to storm the stadium and cause this problem still goes forgotten. And those who arrived early and in plenty of time for the game were the victims. Nothing ever gets said about that and an excuse or scapegoat is always being looked for when the truth is obvious.
  5. And this explains the bricks and rubble further down the river under the bridge that weren't there before. Mother nature. Further down the river the flood has washed away retaining walls and other features which you can see down Penistone Road.
  6. Used to DJ on a Thursday night down there as an opener for the Empty Bed Blues Band..... the place was ahead of it's time and in totally the wrong place to work properly.... a shame really... anyone know what Marcus is up to now ?
  7. Do the insurance policies actually state "through an act of god", if they do can they prove god exists ?
  8. That new u-turn they've put in is ridiculous, it took a large lorry three attempts to fully get around the other morning and at other times the lights turn red to oncoming traffic even when there are no vehicles waiting to exit the junction. They also look as if they are / have taken the filter lane out that makes the left turn towards Saville Street too. The whole layout is a total mess.
  9. Junction Of Sellers Street from Aizlewood Road, Bardwells would be the first building on the right and my corner shop is just out of shot before that. I remember as a very small child a corner shop on the opposite corner to where I lived , at the junction of Aizlewood Road and Sellers Street down Abbeydale, literally a few doors away from Bardwells.. My mother used to send me across the road for some bread and a couple of pence for some sweets, the old lady who's name eludes me used to have a stool in front of the sweet counter so we could climb up and take our pick. The place had a great fresh bread smell, fresh bread cakes in a tray on the counter, delivered daily, double doors into the shop where only one was ever unlocked, she sold everything from milk to washing powder. I can't remember when she died (maybe 1975/6), but that was the last time the shop was open and it remained empty for years. Long, long gone, but the memory still lingers.
  10. It ain't reopening anytime soon if ever and its probably a maintenance visit Again short sightedness for the sake of a few pounds.
  11. The notorious bottleneck to and from the Hope Valley.... they should quadruple the line all the way from Dore Junction into Sheffield and then contemplate reopening stations along the route in using the Northern Rail Manchester / Hope Valley stopping service. If this was in the South it would have been done and dusted years ago.
  12. It must be a slow news day for the Star again.... always simmering tensions in Page Hall but to be honest of the many hundreds of times that I have passed through the area, I have seen nothing but people going about their daily business. A small isolated incident these days in an area with a mix of culture and religions is always going to come across as a headline maker for a local news paper with little or no actual reporters on the ground. You're never going to get a simmering tensions story in Dore over neighbours arguing about who is responsible for a hedge are you ?
  13. Does the same thing happen around Bramall Lane on a match day ?
  14. And if the new retail park opposite the stadium gets the go ahead.... then what ?
  15. Food outlets, a smaller supermarket and other outlets too..... surely on a match day at Hillsborough you'll not be able to get in or out of this area,,,,, and as for the poor residents on that stretch of road. Reading the other comments and it doesn't appear to be popular even Yorkshire Water comment about a large water main being an issue with this development..... If this goes through planning then the council are taking back handers for certain.
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