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Posted Today, 01:39 AM

View Postmsc, on 18 April 2014 - 09:14 PM, said:

More possibly one for the future, but former Thatcher shadow cabinet minister Sir Teddy Taylor looks ghastly (cancer?) in the BBC Scottish referendum documentaries from the other month.

He's 77. He's allready exceeded the average life expectancy of a Glaswegian by about 20 years!

Ulitzer95

Posted Yesterday, 09:38 PM

Looks fine to me! http://www.echo-news..._firms/?ref=arc

77 today, happy birthday Sir Teddy, it'll be a long time yet until Glasgow elects a Tory again!

msc

Posted Yesterday, 09:14 PM

More possibly one for the future, but former Thatcher shadow cabinet minister Sir Teddy Taylor looks ghastly (cancer?) in the BBC Scottish referendum documentaries from the other month.

Guest

Posted Yesterday, 06:35 PM

David Cameron has been stung by a jellyfish during his holiday in Lanzarote http://www.independe...ay-9269324.html

Before you get too concerned don't worry as far as I know the jellyfish is ok. Personally I'm a b it surprised that Cameron had trouble with a spineless lump of jelly that floats about aimlessly after 4 years dealing with the liberal democrats ! :mellow:

Guest

Posted Yesterday, 05:36 PM

Former leader of the Continuity IRA **** ******** has been shot dead http://news.sky.com/...uity-ira-killed

Guest

Posted 17 April 2014 - 11:52 PM

View Postthemaninblack, on 17 April 2014 - 12:19 PM, said:

View PostBibliogryphon, on 17 April 2014 - 11:05 AM, said:

Outspoken labour MP Austin Mitchell will stand down at the next election.

Might be one to keep an eye on a couple of years down the line.

He's 80 in September, which initially surprised me but thinking about his Calendar presenting days (he presented the famous TV showdown b...

gcreptile

Posted 17 April 2014 - 08:28 PM

Harlem power broker Basil A. Peterson dead at 87:

http://www.nytimes.c...87.html?hp&_r=0

Toast

Posted 17 April 2014 - 12:56 PM

View Postthemaninblack, on 17 April 2014 - 12:19 PM, said:

View PostBibliogryphon, on 17 April 2014 - 11:05 AM, said:

Outspoken labour MP Austin Mitchell will stand down at the next election.

Might be one to keep an eye on a couple of years down the line.

He's 80 in September, which initially surprised me but thinking about his Calendar presenting days (he presented the famous TV showdown b...

themaninblack

Posted 17 April 2014 - 12:19 PM

View PostBibliogryphon, on 17 April 2014 - 11:05 AM, said:

Outspoken labour MP Austin Mitchell will stand down at the next election.

Might be one to keep an eye on a couple of years down the line.

He's 80 in September, which initially surprised me but thinking about his Calendar presenting days (he presented the famous TV showdown between Revie & Clough when he was 39 in 1974) that would make sense.

No doubt his seat will taken by the child of some New Labour arsehole...

Bibliogryphon

Posted 17 April 2014 - 11:05 AM

Outspoken labour MP Austin Mitchell will stand down at the next election.

Might be one to keep an eye on a couple of years down the line.

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