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by keeper
Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Other Areas of the County
Topic: Blackrock
Replies: 433
Views: 45259

Re: Blackrock

I was up in Sillorgan P.O. today as it is covering Blackrock business until the new P.O. Is open, I was informed that Blackrock is due to open Friday 19th April which is good news for O.A.Ps !
by keeper
Mon Apr 08, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Other Areas of the County
Topic: Blackrock
Replies: 433
Views: 45259

Re: Blackrock

Thanks Rocker ! I'll take it that it's not open yet, Stillorgan awkward for my elderly Aunt.
by keeper
Mon Apr 08, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Other Areas of the County
Topic: Blackrock
Replies: 433
Views: 45259

Re: Blackrock

Hiya Rocker ! Do you know if the new Post Office in SuperValu in Blackrock is open yet ???
by keeper
Fri Mar 22, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Holidays and Festivities
Topic: BIRTHDAYS
Replies: 2169
Views: 138104

Re: BIRTHDAYS

Sorry to have missed so many important birthdays 😢 Toss, Rocker, hope you had great celebrations 🎉🎉
by keeper
Thu Feb 28, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Any questions or suggestions about the site.
Topic: Site.
Replies: 1710
Views: 100780

Re: Site.

Thank you MattyGroves ! Brilliant work, site looks and works great.
by keeper
Sun Feb 24, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Education
Topic: Education
Replies: 29
Views: 4889

Re: Education

Mmmmmm 😳 To my right, 1 Dog 1 (14mths) 2 Dog 2 (7yrs) 3. Dog 3 (16yrs) 4 Couch 5. Dog cage ( for misbehaving Dog 1) My painting will be a lunatic asylum with me incarcerated in said cage surrounded by dogs 😱😱
by keeper
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Somewhere to Chat.
Replies: 12841
Views: 545545

Re: Somewhere to Chat.

Here's your brother in arms Toss, brought this method of trying to control this behaviour to a couple of other forums but got lambasted by mentioning it. Gingertom I suppose has explained to us here before how it would be difficult to do, bring back Lugs !! but I suppose in his time they fought with...
by keeper
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Welcome to the Site and introduce yourself here if you like.
Topic: Hello everybody
Replies: 19
Views: 664

Re: Hello everybody

For goodness sake don't reawaken that know all GG again, I was sure he was banished to cyber space during our revamp 🙄
by keeper
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: Other Areas of the County
Topic: Ballybrack
Replies: 228
Views: 24292

Re: Ballybrack

No where is safe to leave your car nowadays, public attraction car parks especially, any where in the Wicklow/Dublin region are vulnerable, they are now even cutting catalytic converters from exhaust systems 😡😡 what next you may ask
by keeper
Thu Feb 21, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: Holidays and Festivities
Topic: BIRTHDAYS
Replies: 2169
Views: 138104

Re: BIRTHDAYS

Happy Birthdays Skins and Jaytee !! Hope yiz are having a blast !! Enjoy the celebrations
by keeper
Thu Feb 21, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: The Ferry
Topic: The St. Columba ferry
Replies: 10
Views: 599

Re: The St. Columba ferry

I remember them all and traveled many times but even now I get nightmares and flash backs of the floating cork Princess Maud grrrrrrh 😳 My Mam when getting off the bus at Cooks would start saying the Rosary down Marine Road that it would be the Cambria or the Hibernia, the elation when it was aforem...
by keeper
Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: The Ferry
Topic: RMS Leinster
Replies: 103
Views: 13278

Re: RMS Leinster

Thanks Snowy, enjoyed that !
by keeper
Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Dun Laoghaire
Topic: St Michael's Church
Replies: 46
Views: 6990

Re: St Michael's Church

Indeed Rocker ! Other parishes don't want any coins in the collection, it takes too long to count it all, now I won't get away with rattling the basket anymore!
by keeper
Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Poetry
Topic: The cruise ships
Replies: 52
Views: 3325

Re: The cruise ships

Yes, I hope Grammer is rocking with the Stars, he was a great man and when things were quiet here he dug out his spoon and stirred up the temperature 😀😀
by keeper
Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: Other Areas of the County
Topic: Ballybrack
Replies: 228
Views: 24292

Re: Ballybrack

Before my time I think 😳 Don't remember that one, any date for that photo?
by keeper
Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Any questions or suggestions about the site.
Topic: Site.
Replies: 1710
Views: 100780

Re: Site.

I think the site looks really well, great job Strum👍
by keeper
Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: Welcome to the Site and introduce yourself here if you like.
Topic: Hello everybody
Replies: 19
Views: 664

Re: Hello everybody

Welcome Mike, looking forward to your posts !
Rocker, hope HID is not implying you're in a Purple Haze 🙄
by keeper
Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 3597
Views: 229591

Re: What are you listening to?

It's a fabulous show GT, I hope you enjoy it, the music just envelopes you and he himself is a terrific performer..
by keeper
Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Other Areas of the County
Topic: Ballybrack
Replies: 228
Views: 24292

Re: Ballybrack

Yes Rocker there was a shop there, just adjacent to door of the Druids bar at the bottom of the shortcut to Glenalua Road. I forget the name of the lady and daughter who owned the shop. They sold the usual sweet shop goodies and newspapers. The shop was where we spent our pennies when the adults wer...
by keeper
Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Water and other political issues.
Replies: 1267
Views: 80374

Re: Water and other political issues.

Fair enough Gingertom, I always respect your replies and indeed have learned a lot from your knowledge of the laws of the land. Unfortunately the laws make great reading, but, when the law fails the man in the street and he suffers from whatever infringement to his life and gets no justice, well the...
by keeper
Thu Jan 31, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Any questions or suggestions about the site.
Topic: Site.
Replies: 1710
Views: 100780

Re: Site.

Yippee wuu Good on ya Strum :lol:
by keeper
Sun Jan 27, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Water and other political issues.
Replies: 1267
Views: 80374

Re: Water and other political issues.

Times have indeed changed Gingertom, I agree that nowadays in such a particularly " politically correct " world we live in, one can not be seen to even reprimand one's offspring let alone use physical force. Children know from an early age they are untouchable and threaten their parents with Childli...
by keeper
Sat Jan 26, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Water and other political issues.
Replies: 1267
Views: 80374

Re: Water and other political issues.

Sinead it was my Mam that laid down the law :lol: my Dad was a kind gentle soul, never raised his hand or his voice to me, all he would say was, " would you just try and do what your Mam tells you " :lol: :lol:
by keeper
Fri Jan 25, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Water and other political issues.
Replies: 1267
Views: 80374

Re: Water and other political issues.

All so true Sinéad :cry: you forgot the ear pull, the hair drag, the stick across the back of the legs, the sending to bed with the threat of your homecoming Da, listening for the dreaded heavy footsteps up the stairs, oh ! the mental cruelty :roll: and all that running in tandem with going to Eblan...
by keeper
Fri Jan 25, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Holidays and Festivities
Topic: BIRTHDAYS
Replies: 2169
Views: 138104

Re: BIRTHDAYS

Strum and Grammer birthdays were never to be trusted, but just in case Happy Birthday Strum :lol: :lol: