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by HwoodMike2umate
Tue Jun 18, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: View frae thae Hill
Topic: Pre Season Friendlies 2019/20
Replies: 14
Views: 1840

Re: Pre Season Friendlies 2019/20

A pre season friendly against a Trevor Brennan Select XV might get me along.
by HwoodMike2umate
Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: The Back Room 'Lock In'
Topic: Cricket season
Replies: 290
Views: 24449

Re: Cricket season

Cannot see any ban on Facepaint.
by HwoodMike2umate
Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: The Back Room 'Lock In'
Topic: Cricket season
Replies: 290
Views: 24449

Re: Cricket season

Looks like NO to flegs and fancydress but its yes to the bottle of wine each and copious amounts of cheese, biscuits and peanuts. Cant see any mention of scarves so will probably risk my green & white scarf. And I have silly big green sunglasses. Don't we all?
by HwoodMike2umate
Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: The Back Room 'Lock In'
Topic: The Irish Language - Lets try & learn one word a week.
Replies: 136
Views: 9295

Re: The Irish Language - Lets try & learn one word a week.

With the battle for the leadership of the Conservative Party well under way this week some of you may wish to know/learn that "Conservative" in Irish is "Coimeadach" but the slightly easier word to know/learn is "Tora" which is Irish for "Tory". And for those of you heading to Donegal at some stage ...
by HwoodMike2umate
Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: The Back Room 'Lock In'
Topic: STOP BRENNAN 2007-2027
Replies: 344
Views: 33736

Re: STOP BRENNAN 2007-2027

We may be now largely out of season for Rugby but that is no reason not to remember, Lest We Forget, that today is DAY 4525.
by HwoodMike2umate
Fri May 24, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: The Back Room 'Lock In'
Topic: The Irish Language - Lets try & learn one word a week.
Replies: 136
Views: 9295

Re: The Irish Language - Lets try & learn one word a week.

But I'm sure that most of you will find this somewhat easier going -- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nOIsjUilUyM
by HwoodMike2umate
Fri May 24, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: The Back Room 'Lock In'
Topic: The Irish Language - Lets try & learn one word a week.
Replies: 136
Views: 9295

Re: The Irish Language - Lets try & learn one word a week.

About time we took a step up and learnt a whole song I one week.
Here's one you may recognise and you can sing along & learn words as you read the lyrics.
Don't see it being sung much at Ravenhill for a year or two yet :)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QV7lGmgFovM
by HwoodMike2umate
Fri May 24, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: The Back Room 'Lock In'
Topic: Cricket season
Replies: 290
Views: 24449

Re: Cricket season

Doing a long weekend in London at end of July 2019 and we have tickets for Day 3 (Friday 26th July) of the England v Ireland test @ Lords. Hopefully the match will not be over by end of Day 2! But if it is I think we get our money back - quite pricey @ £60 per ticket. Pondering on what flegs to brin...
by HwoodMike2umate
Tue May 21, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: The Back Room 'Lock In'
Topic: What are you watching?
Replies: 595
Views: 36678

Re: What are you watching?

Part 1 (one hour) of The Hatton Garden heist on UTV last night rattled along nicely. 3 more parts, tonight, tomorrow and finishing Thursday. 9pm on UTV or for those of us coming in late from the garden and in need of a shower its a 10pm start on UTV+1
by HwoodMike2umate
Tue May 21, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: The Back Room 'Lock In'
Topic: A little bit of politics folks`
Replies: 4178
Views: 143538

Re: A little bit of politics folks`

Well in one weeks time we should know how accurate this poll and prediction is - https://sluggerotoole.com/2019/05/19/na ... LrE0YocOz4
by HwoodMike2umate
Tue May 21, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: The Back Room 'Lock In'
Topic: Cricket season
Replies: 290
Views: 24449

Re: Cricket season

Missed Ireland beating Afghanistan @ Stormont on Sunday and am working today so wont get to the game but have pencilled in my diary Sunday 7th July 2019 for a good day eating, drinking, reading the sunday papers ourtside and also watching Ireland v Zimbabwe, 10.45am @ Stormont/Civil Service in the s...
by HwoodMike2umate
Fri May 17, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: The Back Room 'Lock In'
Topic: STOP BRENNAN 2007-2027
Replies: 344
Views: 33736

Re: STOP BRENNAN 2007-2027

And today, semi-final day, is DAY 4500. Let's hope it is one to remember, Lest We Forget.