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#21 wotnobivvy

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Posted 31 January 2019 - 05:23 PM

Ibuprofen: Dr Stewart Adams who helped discover drug dies at 95


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#22 John S

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Posted 01 February 2019 - 05:06 PM

Jeremy Hardy. Comedian, aged 57.

 

Clive Swift. Best remembered as the husband in Keeping Up Appearances, aged 82.


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Species caught in 2017 Common Ash, Hawthorn, Hazel, Scots Pine, White Willow.

Species caught in 2016: Alder, Blackthorn, Common Ash, Crab Apple, Left Earlobe, Pedunculate Oak,  Rock Whitebeam, Scots Pine, Smooth-leaved Elm, Swan, Wayfaring tree.

Species caught in 2015: Ash, Bird Cherry, Black-Headed Gull, Common Hazel, Common Whitebeam, Elder, Field Maple, Gorse, Puma, Sessile Oak, White Willow.

Species caught in 2014: Big Angry Man's Ear, Blackthorn, Common Ash, Common Whitebeam, Downy Birch, European Beech, European Holly, Hawthorn, Hazel, Scots Pine, Wych Elm.
Species caught in 2013: Beech, Elder, Hawthorn, Oak, Right Earlobe, Scots Pine.

Species caught in 2012: Ash, Aspen, Beech, Big Nasty Stinging Nettle, Birch, Copper Beech, Grey Willow, Holly, Hazel, Oak, Wasp Nest (that was a really bad day), White Poplar.
Species caught in 2011: Blackthorn, Crab Apple, Elder, Fir, Hawthorn, Horse Chestnut, Oak, Passing Dog, Rowan, Sycamore, Willow.
Species caught in 2010: Ash, Beech, Birch, Elder, Elm, Gorse, Mullberry, Oak, Poplar, Rowan, Sloe, Willow, Yew.

 


#23 Andrew

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Posted 03 February 2019 - 02:50 PM

Jeremy Hardy. Comedian, aged 57.

 

Never heard of him.


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#24 Martin56

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Posted 06 February 2019 - 10:52 PM

Never heard of him.

Mr's Bouquet's husband (Mr's Bucket that is)

 

Sorry wrong answer - Neither had I, but here he is..... The power of Google  :showoff:

 

https://www.thetimes...atred-v2v7x6k79


Edited by Martin56, 06 February 2019 - 11:00 PM.

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#25 John S

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Posted 08 February 2019 - 06:04 PM

Albert Finney, acclaimed actor, aged 82


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Quanti Canicula Ille In Fenestra

 

Species caught in 2017 Common Ash, Hawthorn, Hazel, Scots Pine, White Willow.

Species caught in 2016: Alder, Blackthorn, Common Ash, Crab Apple, Left Earlobe, Pedunculate Oak,  Rock Whitebeam, Scots Pine, Smooth-leaved Elm, Swan, Wayfaring tree.

Species caught in 2015: Ash, Bird Cherry, Black-Headed Gull, Common Hazel, Common Whitebeam, Elder, Field Maple, Gorse, Puma, Sessile Oak, White Willow.

Species caught in 2014: Big Angry Man's Ear, Blackthorn, Common Ash, Common Whitebeam, Downy Birch, European Beech, European Holly, Hawthorn, Hazel, Scots Pine, Wych Elm.
Species caught in 2013: Beech, Elder, Hawthorn, Oak, Right Earlobe, Scots Pine.

Species caught in 2012: Ash, Aspen, Beech, Big Nasty Stinging Nettle, Birch, Copper Beech, Grey Willow, Holly, Hazel, Oak, Wasp Nest (that was a really bad day), White Poplar.
Species caught in 2011: Blackthorn, Crab Apple, Elder, Fir, Hawthorn, Horse Chestnut, Oak, Passing Dog, Rowan, Sycamore, Willow.
Species caught in 2010: Ash, Beech, Birch, Elder, Elm, Gorse, Mullberry, Oak, Poplar, Rowan, Sloe, Willow, Yew.

 


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Posted 12 February 2019 - 10:32 AM

Gordon Banks, World Cup winner with England in 1966, dies aged 81


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Posted 12 February 2019 - 06:32 PM

The founder of the Haynes motor manuals - known for their distinctive "exploding" diagrams - has died aged 80.
John Haynes started the firm after helping fix an Austin Healey Sprite and realising the official manual was "not designed to help an average car owner".
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Posted 13 February 2019 - 07:37 AM

The founder of the Haynes motor manuals - known for their distinctive "exploding" diagrams - has died aged 80.
John Haynes started the firm after helping fix an Austin Healey Sprite and realising the official manual was "not designed to help an average car owner".

Thousands of young boy racers of an escort mk1 owners would have been knackered without the owners book


Edited by Andrew, 13 February 2019 - 02:40 PM.

 "La conclusión es que los insultos sólo perjudican cuando vienen de alguien que respeto". e5006689.gif

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Posted 15 February 2019 - 04:33 PM

Opportunity rover. Expected to live for about 3 months after reaching Mars, died aged 14.5 years :cry:


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Quanti Canicula Ille In Fenestra

 

Species caught in 2017 Common Ash, Hawthorn, Hazel, Scots Pine, White Willow.

Species caught in 2016: Alder, Blackthorn, Common Ash, Crab Apple, Left Earlobe, Pedunculate Oak,  Rock Whitebeam, Scots Pine, Smooth-leaved Elm, Swan, Wayfaring tree.

Species caught in 2015: Ash, Bird Cherry, Black-Headed Gull, Common Hazel, Common Whitebeam, Elder, Field Maple, Gorse, Puma, Sessile Oak, White Willow.

Species caught in 2014: Big Angry Man's Ear, Blackthorn, Common Ash, Common Whitebeam, Downy Birch, European Beech, European Holly, Hawthorn, Hazel, Scots Pine, Wych Elm.
Species caught in 2013: Beech, Elder, Hawthorn, Oak, Right Earlobe, Scots Pine.

Species caught in 2012: Ash, Aspen, Beech, Big Nasty Stinging Nettle, Birch, Copper Beech, Grey Willow, Holly, Hazel, Oak, Wasp Nest (that was a really bad day), White Poplar.
Species caught in 2011: Blackthorn, Crab Apple, Elder, Fir, Hawthorn, Horse Chestnut, Oak, Passing Dog, Rowan, Sycamore, Willow.
Species caught in 2010: Ash, Beech, Birch, Elder, Elm, Gorse, Mullberry, Oak, Poplar, Rowan, Sloe, Willow, Yew.

 


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Posted 15 February 2019 - 04:51 PM

Opportunity rover. Expected to live for about 3 months after reaching Mars, died aged 14.5 years :cry:

 

And some excellent images, alas no Martians.  :bye2:


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