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Forum: General Chat Today, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Keeping our fingers crossed and sending them...

Keeping our fingers crossed and sending them Pixie Dust that they get back home to their parents.

Please keep us update Helen.

Lesley and Melvin
Forum: TV and Film 16 Oct 20, 10:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 141
Posted By Melvin Pearce
What day of the week is it on. Looking forward to...

What day of the week is it on. Looking forward to it:)

Melvin and Lesley
Forum: TV and Film 15 Oct 20, 09:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 247
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Loved this program and love John Bishop's...

Loved this program and love John Bishop's reaction of helping with their move and meeting them.:)

We but it won't be the last time he will go and see them and hopefully more Beluga whales we join...
Forum: Food, Wine, Cooking & Eating 13 Oct 20, 10:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 663
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Helen, what is beef olives:d: Hope they will...

Helen, what is beef olives:d:

Hope they will appreciate your cooking.

Melvin and Lesley
Forum: General Chat 4 Oct 20, 06:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,103
Posted By Melvin Pearce
We are like Helen, was last out in March, left 3...

We are like Helen, was last out in March, left 3 days early and drove to Miami to fly back home as couldn't get out of Orlando.

In July and August we had a cousin of one of our neighbours staying...
Forum: General Chat 4 Oct 20, 06:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 915
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Well Done:) Was you running for a charity,...

Well Done:)

Was you running for a charity, if so, let us all know, and send us details to donate.:)

Enjoy your chill evening with your feet up:)

Melvin and Lesley
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 2 Oct 20, 10:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 392
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Portmerion

As we couldn't go to our happy home in the sunshine this Autumn, we decided to book two nights at Portmerion.

We have always wanted to go, as a couple in our mid 60's we remember watching the...
Forum: TV and Film 20 Sep 20, 02:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,249
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Thanks for the reminder, have also put it on for...

Thanks for the reminder, have also put it on for record or might see it on the night :)

Melvin and Lesley
Forum: TV and Film 20 Sep 20, 11:15 AM
Replies: 46
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Views: 2,235
Posted By Melvin Pearce
My oldest friend younger brother who at the time...

My oldest friend younger brother who at the time worked at a job center was invited by Nilsen to go to his home to have a curry. What a lucky escape:omg: that he didn't take up his offer.

My...
Forum: General Chat 19 Sep 20, 10:55 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,389
Posted By Melvin Pearce
For the first year of marriage we didn't have a...

For the first year of marriage we didn't have a washing machine, so used to scrub Melvin's BT overalls at the sink, then was offered a second hand washing machine by a friend at work who was getting...
Forum: General Chat 19 Sep 20, 12:47 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,389
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Both Melvin and I are 66 years old. ...

Both Melvin and I are 66 years old.

Remember Odeon Saturday Morning Pictures :)
Getting pennies back on empty bottles:)
Throwing stones at each other gang on the bomb sites next to our home and...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 28 Aug 20, 08:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,416
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Thank you disney332 and Bozza, she will be glad...

Thank you disney332 and Bozza, she will be glad to hear when I tell her.:)

Lesley and Melvin
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 28 Aug 20, 08:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,416
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Can you leave a Disney park then come back in later

My friend at work, is due to go back to Florida next July after her trip was cancelled this year. A question she asked me is if they go into the park fhey have booked in the morning and want to leave...
Forum: General Chat 25 Aug 20, 11:13 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,473
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Melvin's first favourite was Danny Blanchflower...

Melvin's first favourite was Danny Blanchflower but he played for the wrong team.

When we got married I became a Chelsea supporter like him and to be truthful my favourite is Gianfranco Zola a...
Forum: General Chat 22 Aug 20, 01:40 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,575
Posted By Melvin Pearce
I worked at what was John Barnes on Finchley Road...

I worked at what was John Barnes on Finchley Road from the age of 15 and 3 months until I was 16, then I moved to John Lewis on Oxford Street, on the fashion department. At the time John Lewis only...
Forum: General Chat 14 Aug 20, 11:07 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 15,960
Posted By Melvin Pearce
We hope her appeal is sorted and that she gets...

We hope her appeal is sorted and that she gets into Surrey, as we know she liked it there. Fingers crossed.

Lesley and Melvin
Forum: General Chat 11 Aug 20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,063
Posted By Melvin Pearce
I am 66 in two weeks time and started getting my...

I am 66 in two weeks time and started getting my state pension in July, so hopefully you will be the same about 11 months to a year after your 65 birthday.

Look at www.gov.uk>check-state-pension...
Forum: General Chat 10 Aug 20, 10:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,393
Posted By Melvin Pearce
We have lived in our park home since we got...

We have lived in our park home since we got married 38 years ago. Love the place and the community, during these hard times we have done shopping for older neighbours and have a little social...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 7 Aug 20, 10:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,736
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Congratulations to all you mums due to lockdown...

Congratulations to all you mums due to lockdown babies:)

Our son also told us that his partner is due to have their second child on 14th February 21, also unexpected. Little Holly will be 17...
Forum: TV and Film 7 Aug 20, 10:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 641
Posted By Melvin Pearce
We have also been watching this series. Would...

We have also been watching this series. Would love to go around on the tour and would also like see the Queen Mary in California.

We were getting married when the Falkland War was on and remember...
Forum: General Chat 19 Jul 20, 08:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,855
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Well done to your son for keeping calm and...

Well done to your son for keeping calm and helping this young man in his time of need.

All enjoy your take away and hope that your son gets a award from his police unit.:)

Melvin and Lesley
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 17 Jul 20, 09:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,528
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Glad we were changed to flying on IVC 747 out of...

Glad we were changed to flying on IVC 747 out of Miami with BA instead of our 777 from Orlando last March.

It will be sad to see those BA 747 no longer in the sky near Heathrow:cry:

Melvin and...
Forum: General Chat 13 Jul 20, 09:02 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 8,484
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Also seeing a space shuttle take off from KSC. :)...

Also seeing a space shuttle take off from KSC. :)

Being in the grandstand with my son to see the last 3 Concordes arriving at Heathrow on their last day. I was a emotional reck:cry:

So miss...
Forum: General Chat 13 Jul 20, 08:58 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 8,484
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Four years ago we went to the Black Isle in...

Four years ago we went to the Black Isle in Scotland for a long weekend to see the dolphins chasing the salmon at Chanonry Point, they came right up to the shore and were about 15 ft away from us...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 1 Jul 20, 05:26 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,937
Posted By Melvin Pearce
It was mainly the behaviour of the groups,...

It was mainly the behaviour of the groups, started to get very drunk and loud and one guy was trying to climb up a metal tree we have in the town center.

In Slough when things start kicking off...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 1 Jul 20, 12:47 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,937
Posted By Melvin Pearce
I am not surprised that Slough is on the list. I...

I am not surprised that Slough is on the list. I work at W H Smith's and we have been open all the time as we have a post office. Yesterday people were walking around the town center like normal and...
Forum: Weddings and Honeymoons 17 Jun 20, 10:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,928
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Mobile Our daughter has now chosen their wedding venue...

Our daughter has now chosen their wedding venue it is going to be at Allington Castle near Maidstone Kent. it is a privately owned castle and the owner only allows about 10 weddings a year. Our good...
Forum: General Chat 14 Jun 20, 01:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,251
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Bless him :d: Melvin and Lesley

Bless him :d:

Melvin and Lesley
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 4 Jun 20, 09:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,729
Posted By Melvin Pearce
The W H Smith shops airside will be open and they...

The W H Smith shops airside will be open and they sell water, chocolate etc. Just remember if you have any fruit it will have to be eaten on board or left on the plane when landing.

Melvin and...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 3 Jun 20, 12:09 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,984
Posted By Melvin Pearce
We are keeping our fingers crossed for our son...

We are keeping our fingers crossed for our son Simon, he is a team leader in the engineering department at Terminal 5 Heathrow dealing with 747, 777 and Dreamliners.

He has a six month old baby...
Forum: General Chat 30 May 20, 10:38 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 13,980
Posted By Melvin Pearce
We had a clear view of ISS at 10-12 to 10-14 put...

We had a clear view of ISS at 10-12 to 10-14 put didn't see SpaceX.

But it was lovely seeing ISS.:)

Lesley and Melvin
Forum: General Chat 30 May 20, 08:59 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 13,980
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Did anyone else see the sparkle dinosaur floating...

Did anyone else see the sparkle dinosaur floating around :d:

Must of been given by one of their kids.

We will be outside at 10.10

Lesley and Melvin
Forum: General Chat 30 May 20, 05:53 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 13,980
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Someone mentioned 15 minutes after take off. ...

Someone mentioned 15 minutes after take off.

Melvin and Lesley
Forum: General Chat 28 May 20, 08:46 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,549
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Thank you for all the hard work you and Simon...

Thank you for all the hard work you and Simon have put in during this difficult time.

It is also nice to still be able to communicate with the other Dibb villa owners :)

Take care everyone
...
Forum: General Chat 28 May 20, 09:36 AM
Replies: 378
Views: 13,980
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Fingers crossed for Saturday:) Melvin and...

Fingers crossed for Saturday:)

Melvin and Lesley
Forum: TV and Film 15 May 20, 10:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 870
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Loved last nights programme especially how the...

Loved last nights programme especially how the cricket teams loved Henry, must have heard his voice many a time on the radio:)

We can't understand why Duncan is in India if he is so much in love...
Forum: General Chat 13 May 20, 12:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,824
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Our son had sold his house before the virus had...

Our son had sold his house before the virus had hit, but hadn't found a place to move into.

Today he is contacting the estate agents to see of properties for sell in his area, doesn't want to move...
Forum: General Chat 11 May 20, 06:32 PM
Replies: 633
Views: 30,284
Posted By Melvin Pearce
Our thoughts and prayer are with you at this sad...

Our thoughts and prayer are with you at this sad time.

Melvin and Lesley
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 11 May 20, 05:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,542
Posted By Melvin Pearce
My son who is a BA engineer says that Willie...

My son who is a BA engineer says that Willie Walsh always takes his own food on the BA planes with him, as he doesn't trust the cabin crew.

What a joke he is :d:

Melvin and Lesley
Forum: General Chat 9 May 20, 12:32 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,029
Posted By Melvin Pearce
We was going to our villa at the end of September...

We was going to our villa at the end of September but have released the weeks.
Now have booked two nights in the Village hotel at Portmeirion, somewhere we have always wanted to go and maybe then go...
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