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by Stuart
Tue Jul 14, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: Canaries' Friendlies: Early Days
Replies: 1
Views: 619

Re: Canaries' Friendlies: Early Days

Great stuff Anthony, I guess Biggleswade couldn't keep track of where Wally was!! :big_grin: :clap:
by Stuart
Wed Jun 10, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Talk Anything Else
Topic: Alan Millard
Replies: 0
Views: 1090

Alan Millard

Very sad to see that Alan Millard, photographer (and very nice guy) for the Comet for over 40 years passed away recently. Will always remember him as always there, camera, notepad (& pencil behind the ear) at the ready. R.I.P. Alan.
by Stuart
Fri Jun 05, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: Talk Football General
Topic: History Today
Replies: 199
Views: 65006

Re: History Today

RST wrote:
Wed Jun 03, 2020 8:16 pm
Congratulations for winning Anthony - I reckon you deserve it for keeping the Forum going almost single handed at times since the season was curtailed!

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by Stuart
Tue Jun 02, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Talk Football General
Topic: History Today
Replies: 199
Views: 65006

Re: History Today

William Tindall Lucas was born on 7th November 1847 in Hatcham, Surrey (now in Lewisham Borough) while his father was working as a barrister. :clap: That's fascinating stuff Anthony. not connected I know, but the address caught my eye as I retired at the end of 2018 after 45 years in the foundry in...
by Stuart
Mon Jun 01, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: Talk Football General
Topic: History Today
Replies: 199
Views: 65006

Re: History Today

Hi Anthony, yes I saw the show last night, picked up the Hitchin mention (also noticed the letters were post marked "Welwyn") but didn't realise that it was the son of W T Lucas.
by Stuart
Mon May 18, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: FRED ANDREWS
Replies: 10
Views: 2358

Re: FRED ANDREWS

On behalf of Tina, Michael and myself I would like to thank everyone for all their kind messages of condolence and all the lovely words about Fred. Although he was my father in law, he was also my best friend and along with Tina and her brother Michael, shall miss him dearly. Because of the current ...
by Stuart
Sun Apr 26, 2020 1:58 pm
Forum: Talk Football General
Topic: Hitchin F.C: An Auspicious Beginning
Replies: 8
Views: 4490

Re: Hitchin F.C: An Auspicious Beginning

Thanks so much for doing all this Anthony, it is all brilliant stuff. Fred at 93 is not very mobile and certainly missing H.T.F.C. He is currently quite frail and obviously house bound so I am printing various items from the main website, not least your items on the forum such as this thread and all...
by Stuart
Thu Apr 23, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Talk Anything Else
Topic: Lockdown Reading
Replies: 22
Views: 7581

Re: Lock Down Reading

RST wrote:
Thu Apr 23, 2020 9:51 am
Given today is the anniversary of Shakespeare's death and possibly, but not definitely the anniversary of his birth, a good bit of lockdown reading would be to see if you can get right through his complete works before lockdown ends!
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by Stuart
Thu Apr 23, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: Talk Anything Else
Topic: Lockdown Reading
Replies: 22
Views: 7581

Re: Lock Down Reading

Well said Anthony, I too am very grateful to those still working and will be applauding them all at 8;00 tonight. I would be very happy to still be working myself and getting paid, unfortunately I am not as I started as self employed after redundancy at the the end 2018 and am one of many many thous...
by Stuart
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Talk Hitchin Town FC
Topic: Brett's EoS blog
Replies: 1
Views: 2544

Brett's EoS blog

:clap: big clap for Brett's end of season blog, really lifted the spirits, haven't laughed out load for ages, well done Brett, but I think it could mean more work for you as I am sure you are now going to have to write a book about your life in football :thumbsup: it would be brilliant, i know I wou...