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by Bruce
Sun Nov 19, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: Local Current Affairs
Topic: Old Kilmarnock College building
Replies: 7
Views: 211

Re: Old Kilmarnock College building

https://goo.gl/maps/sx1oQ4vUTB52 https://goo.gl/maps/NLy5RJkrxkn I remember this as being the AT Mays head office. No idea what it was before that. it was latterly sold to Kilmarnock college, who sublet a few of the rooms - ~I know the Citizens Advice and Careers Service had a presence there, in the...
by Bruce
Thu Nov 02, 2017 2:08 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Trivia Quiz - 13
Replies: 17
Views: 315

Re: Trivia Quiz - 13

No. He lived in Calton Creek :lol:
by Bruce
Wed Nov 01, 2017 10:11 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Trivia Quiz - 13
Replies: 17
Views: 315

Re: Trivia Quiz - 13

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by Bruce
Wed Nov 01, 2017 8:00 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Trivia Quiz - 13
Replies: 17
Views: 315

Re: Trivia Quiz - 13

Didn’t get the one about the stations.

And q8 is wrong, Lobey Dosser’s horse was El Fideldo.

Statue in woodlands rd in glasgow
by Bruce
Sun Oct 29, 2017 10:17 pm
Forum: Jokes & Fun Forum
Topic: Doctor jokes
Replies: 5
Views: 136

Re: Doctor jokes

Doctor, Doctor, I think I’m a piglet.

How long have you felt like that?

For a weeeeeeek....
by Bruce
Sat Oct 28, 2017 2:38 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: The Ship Inn
Replies: 30
Views: 1440

Re: The Ship Inn

from: http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/local-news/irvine-fish-fryer-switches-chips-5487037 He may have built up a reputation as a master fish fryer but Irvine businessman Marco Edge is using his great great grandfather’s secret recipe to cook up his latest venture. Marco, 32, has discovered his gre...
by Bruce
Sat Oct 28, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: The Ship Inn
Replies: 30
Views: 1440

Re: The Ship Inn

The whole harbour area is having a bit of a resurgence these days, despite (or maybe because of?) the loss of the Magnum. Gro cafe. right down at the end, does good coffee and food. Live music too some evenings. Up beside the station, Vanilla Joes is one of the best ice cream shops in the country. A...
by Bruce
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Jokes & Fun Forum
Topic: Kilwinning Joke
Replies: 14
Views: 572

Re: Kilwinning Joke

Two Kilwinning boys were on a night out in Ayr. Had a few drinks too many, and missed the last bus. How would they get back home? They noticed one of the bus station windows was unlocked. “Why don’t we break in and steal a bus, then drive it back to Kilwinning”.. “Great idea”, said his pal, “You cli...
by Bruce
Wed Oct 04, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: Recipes - Mostly Scottish
Topic: Anyone for soup?
Replies: 7
Views: 1063

Re: Anyone for soup?

“What’s the soup of the day?”

“Tuesday”
by Bruce
Wed Oct 04, 2017 7:09 pm
Forum: Recipes - Mostly Scottish
Topic: Anyone for soup?
Replies: 7
Views: 1063

Re: Anyone for soup?

A wee cafe near my office has 3 signs:

“Today’s soup is... Lentil”

“Today’s soup is... Scotch Broth”
and

“Today’s soup is... finished"
by Bruce
Wed Oct 04, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: USA Gun Laws - Stupidity
Replies: 15
Views: 438

Re: USA Gun Laws - Stupidity

When it comes to guns, the US - or at least the US legislators, and a substantial proportion of the population - are pretty much bonkers. The “right to bear arms” argument - which conveniently has had the ‘as part of a well regulated militia” clause forgotten - was written in the days of muzzle-load...
by Bruce
Fri Sep 29, 2017 2:40 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Pavement Safety Issue in New Street, Stevenston.
Replies: 13
Views: 521

Re: Pavement Safety Issue in New Street, Stevenston.

You can report it by phoning the council, or via https://www.fixmystreet.com