Where are they now? South Shields CBers circa 1981

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Where are they now? South Shields CBers circa 1981

Post by MrWeetabix » 31 Jul 2017, 08:33

Anyone recognise these lovelies? haha.
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Post by MrWeetabix » 31 Jul 2017, 09:44

aaahhhh..... but nobody knows of what happened to these people.... I wonder if they're still in the hobby.
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Post by lambrettadave » 03 Aug 2017, 17:03

If we find out even a name of 1 or two of them we could find out if they are still alive or died of swr burns.

I seen this photo before and on the chronicle website is a few more photos of CBers
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Post by Admiral » 03 Aug 2017, 17:29

Aren't their names at the bottom of the photo?
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Post by MrWeetabix » 07 Aug 2017, 07:51

indeed... I was wondering if any of them may have been lurking here! haha
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