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by Henrybecket
Wed Feb 22, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: Common Room
Topic: The '149' Mystery
Replies: 13
Views: 19000

Re: The '149' Mystery

Yikes. Post no 3 from me. This is weird: 149 figures (hoho) in almost every password I have. I assumed I was alone. In my defence, the Shepherds lived a short way down my parents' road so I saw the infamous car almost every day - and even occasionally had a lift in it. It's all a bit pathetic, I sup...
by Henrybecket
Wed Feb 22, 2017 9:41 pm
Forum: Gilbert & Sullivan Operettas
Topic: Iolanthe
Replies: 1
Views: 6860


Day 1 of my admittance to this website and Post 2: I vouchsafe that this rate will tail off. I WAS Iolanthe. Obviously not because I could act (I couldn't...The Cambridge Evening News called me the University's most wooden actor) but because I could sing. But however winsome I looked as a shepherdes...
by Henrybecket
Wed Feb 22, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: Where Are They Now?
Topic: Charlie Broadbridge (1953-2016)
Replies: 1
Views: 3821

Re: Charlie Broadbridge (1953-2016)

Well, it is much to my surprise that I find myself writing this. A couple of evenings ago, I was flicking through a CAMRA leaflet like you do (habits acquired in The Black Boy tend to linger), when I recalled that one of my brothers, I think, told me that Charlie Broadbridge was active in the organi...