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JUST WATCHING TOP OF THE POPS 1978

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Allan

Allan Report 4 Jan 2013 22:52

Crawling around the floor at home.

I've been a crawler ever since :-D

Paula+

Paula+ Report 4 Jan 2013 22:54

Suzanne I am listening to radio 2. Roberta Flack "The first time ever I saw your face" 1972. ;-)

Suzanne

Suzanne Report 4 Jan 2013 22:58

i seem to remember that,maybe my mum liked it :-D

was only about 8 or 9 at the time,still playing with dollies :-D

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 4 Jan 2013 23:02

Suzanne :-D :-D Just listening to George Formby - Madam Moskovitch, the Moscow witch, the Russian gypsy queen.

If you give a bob, then she - will unfold a mystery.
If you give her half a crown, then she'll let the curtains down
And you'll see much more
Than you did before
Of the Russian gypsy queen;-)

Paula and yourself never had my education in the arts regrettably :-D

Paula+

Paula+ Report 4 Jan 2013 23:04

One could say "Thankfully" John

Suzanne

Suzanne Report 4 Jan 2013 23:09

You are quite right john, my education was not the arts,thats for boring old farts,

my education was in the sciences :-D :-D :-D

but our connection was that we were educated in good old wales,or where you educated in England :-D :-D :-D

**Ann**

**Ann** Report 4 Jan 2013 23:15

Paula.....I married in 1972....(I get the sweetest feeling) by Jackie Wilson was playing on all the stations that summer....my new OH bought for me in Woolies!

1978.....Having my insides poked around in hospital...not a good year! ;-)

Suzanne

Suzanne Report 4 Jan 2013 23:24

loved that song ANN

it was a good old northern soul song ,that i discovered a few yrs later,approx 1978 at the age of 15 :-D

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 4 Jan 2013 23:31

Who sang "Having my insides poked around in hospital". Was it Sex Pistols? Or Spandau Ballet? :-S :-S

Education was public school in Wolverhampton (honest!), Tech College in Walsall and UCNW Bangor. Stopped learning when I was 22. :-( :-(

**Ann**

**Ann** Report 4 Jan 2013 23:31

When my daughter got married 2007....she had that played for me and her dad. I still love it now :-D

maggiewinchester

maggiewinchester Report 4 Jan 2013 23:32

In 1949, my mum was 19 with 1 child expecting the second (neither was me) dad wad 23.

In 1978, I was living in the Shetlands. Mostly alone, miles from anywhere with someone elses dog :-D

Paula+

Paula+ Report 4 Jan 2013 23:32

Which public school was that John?

Hayley   Empress of Drama

Hayley Empress of Drama Report 4 Jan 2013 23:34

I was just starting senior School :-D


eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 4 Jan 2013 23:37

Chic Sisters Sledge Bowie Who Stones and reading my grammar book

**Ann**

**Ann** Report 4 Jan 2013 23:40

I think they were called the gynaecologists John ;-)

Maggie....thought you were going to say with someone's husband!

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 4 Jan 2013 23:44

Hey!!! ErrolSheep. Good to see you, bro. Seems ages since you threaded. :-D :-D

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 4 Jan 2013 23:50

Have just wickied 1978 cos I could think of nothing that happened.

These are the only two newsworthy events I found:

Mavis Hutchinson, 53, becomes the first woman to run across the U.S.; her trek took 69 days.
• Garfield, which eventually becomes the world's most widely syndicated comic strip, makes its debut.

Suzanne

Suzanne Report 5 Jan 2013 00:13

1978 SUCH A BORING YR FOR A 14/15 YR OLD :-D

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 5 Jan 2013 00:17

Hey John - maybe because it is ages

Muffyxx

Muffyxx Report 5 Jan 2013 00:44

I was in primary school...but I preferred 1977 in terms of music...because of Grease lol