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    Sold/Expired Besson 700 cornet for sale

    FOR SALE Besson 700 cornet - includes: Hard case Dennis Wick mouthpiece Straight mute Tin mute Dennis Wick adjustable cup mute Excellent condition other than VERY slight damage (that has been repaired) on the bell. Not particularly noticable. Would need to collect from...
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    Not quite new but..........

    As you can see, I am not a new member but I haven't been on the site properly for absolutley ages. Last time I was here, I was playing 3rd cornet for St John's Mossley. I left there due to other commitments and played front row, then rep then flugel for a non-contesting band - St Johns...
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    My Broken Shoe

    You were there Friday nights. There to hold me And my foot Just right You danced And gave me life Made my hips swirl when we Slipped on ice. My shoe Shiny black With a pointed toe And three inches Like winter snow Gave me height Because I am small Gave me life. That was the...
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    Family tree

    A friend of mine is currently tracing back her family tree. I was wondering if any of you out there may be able to help. Her Grandad, Dan Young, was Bandmaster and Conductor at Stacksteads Prize Band during 1950's/60's. He was also involved over the years with Whitworth Vale and Healey Band...
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    How you can tell it's 2004

    You know you're living in 2004 when............. 1. You accidentally enter your password on the microwave. 2. You haven't played solitaire with real cards in years. 3. You have a list of 15 phone numbers to reach your family of 3. 4. You e-mail your mate who works at the...
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    FA Cup

    Well we have had predictions for the 6 Nations but what do you reckon to the big match of the weekend in the FA Cup? Manchester United v Manchester City I think (well, I hope :? ) it will finish: Manchester United 2 Manchester City 3 COME ON YOU BLUES!!!!!!
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    Anagram Help!

    Every week I am challenged with a usually very easy anagram from my friend's Mum. The anagram originates from the shaded squares on a crossword. I am having difficulty with this one though and wonder whether anyone can help!!! :shock: It is a childrens TV programme / series and is one...
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    Shameless - does anyone watch it?

    Do any of you watch Shameless (Channel 4, Tuesdays)? I know its a very strange programme and I can assure you that the majority of families in Manchester ARE NOT like that! The reason I am posting this is that no one in the office can work out what the woman who plays Frank's agraphobic...
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    Insurance

    Every chance that this may already be on here somewhere but I am after some advice. I have recently started playing again and could do with getting my cornet insured what with the Areas coming up. Can't find my old documents anywhere so would appreciate the details of any companies you may...
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    Ghosts........ do you believe in them?

    I spent a night at the Kirkstone Pass Inn, Ambleside last weekend. The Inn is supposedly haunted although I didn't experience anything unusual on this occassion. I did however last September spend the night at Dudley Castle where I experienced a few strange things. I was just wondering if any...
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