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by Warden_D
Wed Oct 19, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: 410-1100
Topic: Hastings contacts
Replies: 8
Views: 2052

Re: Hastings contacts

Good evening, We were asked to feature the 950th Anniversary of the Battle of Hastings on our radio show called 'Harry & Edna on the Wireless' It is an hour long show and includes interviews with re-enactors and period musicians. You can hear the show by clicking on this link https://www.mixclou...
by Warden_D
Wed Mar 04, 2009 11:21 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: British Army Luggage Saddle
Replies: 2
Views: 1264

I know it is a long shot but I have an American WW1 M1917 pack saddle for sale if your interested You can see a few images on an old website of mine http://members.lycos.co.uk/blewholt/wwihorsetr/page5.html http://members.lycos.co.uk/blewholt/wwihorsetr/img15.gif Harry
by Warden_D
Fri Feb 13, 2009 1:08 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Harry and Edna are in the Daily Mirror
Replies: 0
Views: 1062

Harry and Edna are in the Daily Mirror

What ho everyone, we just wanted to let you know, we are in todays Daily Mail on page 49. It is not quite the front page, but the article not a 'meet the loonies' story. Couple of nice pics to. If you do not want to rush out and buy a copy you can read the text of the story on the Daily Mirror websi...
by Warden_D
Sun Jan 04, 2009 10:22 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Sunday Express ~ Recreating the Wartime Christmas
Replies: 1
Views: 781

Re: Sunday Express ~ Recreating the Wartime Christmas

I say young Edna must be doing something right as over the Christmas period she was featured in the Sunday Express magazine along with our MySpace chum Lola in an article about re-creating a vintage Christmas. http://members.lycos.co.uk/blewholt/sales/sunday-express/20081221-sunday-express-thumb.jp...
by Warden_D
Sun Jan 04, 2009 10:22 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Sunday Express ~ Recreating the Wartime Christmas
Replies: 1
Views: 781

Sunday Express ~ Recreating the Wartime Christmas

I say young Edna must be doing something right as over the Christmas period she was featured in the Sunday Express magazine along with our MySpace chum Lola in an article about re-creating a vintage Christmas. http://members.lycos.co.uk/blewholt/sales/sunday-express/20081221-sunday-express-thumb.jpg...
by Warden_D
Sun Nov 16, 2008 8:31 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: The Wartime Christmas 6th Dec Northants ~ MK border
Replies: 0
Views: 677

The Wartime Christmas 6th Dec Northants ~ MK border

Hello everyone

Here are details of a free event on Saturday 6th December. If your free do pop along and was What ho

Toode Loo

Harry

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by Warden_D
Wed Oct 01, 2008 10:15 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Come and get your pinnies 'ere
Replies: 1
Views: 928

What ho folks, Quick update pinnies number 2 and 4 have been sold. The other two are still available, for images see http://members.lycos.co.uk/blewholt/sales/pinnies/ At £25 (+ postage) these are a bargain as the only other place I know who sells them is 'Old Town' at £68 and £84, see link. http://...
by Warden_D
Thu Sep 18, 2008 8:59 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Come and get your pinnies 'ere
Replies: 1
Views: 928

Come and get your pinnies 'ere

What ho A number of you have asked us in the past can you buy a pinnie like young Edna wears to retro events. Well the truth is, we have never been able to find them for sale, so Edna had them specially commissioned. As a result we have 4 too many and are offering them for sale. All handmade, from 1...
by Warden_D
Tue Sep 02, 2008 9:27 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: US WW1 tunic and breaches for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 897

Sorry now gone

Harry
by Warden_D
Fri May 16, 2008 10:49 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: US WW1 tunic and breaches for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 897

US WW1 tunic and breaches for sale

What ho chaps, I need to increase wardrobe space and raise cash, so I thought I'll see if anyone is interested in my orginal US Doughboy tunic and breaches. Complete with all buttons, collar badges, discharge strip and long service strips. Lots of large piccies on the url below http://members.lycos....
by Warden_D
Fri May 16, 2008 10:47 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Anderson Shelter
Replies: 4
Views: 970

Check ebay they come up time to time

Harry
by Warden_D
Thu Mar 06, 2008 10:54 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Submarine pigeon traps criticised
Replies: 5
Views: 1488

Just think of the advantages if your a sailor, all the pigeon pie you can eat!

Harry

Wonder what the pigeon thinks?

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by Warden_D
Thu Mar 06, 2008 5:20 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Submarine pigeon traps criticised
Replies: 5
Views: 1488

Submarine pigeon traps criticised

A Hampshire museum has been accused of animal cruelty after setting up nets to trap a flock of 100 pigeons living inside one of its prize exhibits. http://newsimg.bbc.co.uk/media/images/44472000/jpg/_44472710_birds203.jpg See BBC news report here http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/hampshire/7281119....
by Warden_D
Sun Feb 10, 2008 2:16 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Wartime Christmas dinner
Replies: 6
Views: 1893

Thanks auldMotherBegg,

Tried mock goose the other day, which has no meat in it at all, was not a success.

Harry
by Warden_D
Sun Feb 10, 2008 2:15 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: A Taste of history ~ Wartime cooking
Replies: 2
Views: 1152

What ho gang, I have just added a page to our website describing our TV appearance with celebrity chef Phil Vickery and wartime home front hero Marguerite Pattern. Click on the link below http://livinghistory.co.uk/homepages/homefrontfriends/page9.html Toodle Pip Harry
by Warden_D
Wed Jan 02, 2008 2:00 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: A Taste of history ~ Wartime cooking
Replies: 2
Views: 1152

What ho everyone

The programme is on as a video link on the This Morning website, for those of you who missed our 15 seconds of fame.

Tinkery Tonk

Harry

http://www.itv.com/Lifestyle/ThisMorning/Food/ATasteofHistory1940s/default.html
by Warden_D
Mon Dec 31, 2007 12:29 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: A Taste of history ~ Wartime cooking
Replies: 2
Views: 1152

A Taste of history ~ Wartime cooking

http://www.members.lycos.co.uk/blewholt/sales/itv-this-morning.jpg What ho gang Just heard from the TV station that our slot featuring wartime cooking is to be shown on 2nd Jan, that's this Wednesday on ITV on a TV programme called 'This Morning'or as everyone else knows it 'Phil and Fern'. Hopeful...
by Warden_D
Fri Dec 21, 2007 12:49 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Wartime Christmas dinner
Replies: 6
Views: 1893

If I am honest it tasted nothing like turkey, but was good.

Harry
by Warden_D
Thu Dec 20, 2007 6:14 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Wartime Christmas dinner
Replies: 6
Views: 1893

Wartime Christmas dinner

What ho everyone, Since I wrote my blog about our wartime mock turkey dinner, I have been asked for the recipe several times. so rather than send the recipe out 851 times, I maked a quick "how to make" video of our wartime mock turkey in the style of Blue Peter. Sorry there is no commentar...
by Warden_D
Thu Aug 16, 2007 10:54 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: WWII newbie help
Replies: 12
Views: 1420

Just wondered can't the good folks at Kentwell help you? We went to Kentwell when we first started in the 1940s scene. Nick and Dawn where our mentors then, don't know if they are still at Kentwell. Otherwise we have a Home Front gig at the Gunpowder Mills, Essex on the 1 / 2 Sept you are more than ...
by Warden_D
Mon Aug 13, 2007 9:50 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: WWII newbie help
Replies: 12
Views: 1420

Pop by our site and we can have a natter on the E-group.

Pip pip

Harry
by Warden_D
Mon Mar 19, 2007 10:50 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Old Sarum: The Somme 90 Years On pictures
Replies: 7
Views: 1019

Not sure if it is me, but the link does not appear to be working

Harry
by Warden_D
Thu Feb 22, 2007 11:29 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Vintage medical kit for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 528

Vintage medical kit for sale

A collection of vintage medical equipment, offered to the WW2 re-enactment forum 1st. If unsold it goes on eBay. I was not sure what to charge to I had a clinician friend value the items and in his opinion the items are worth £138 (See valuations at base of text). I really need the space and the cas...
by Warden_D
Mon Sep 11, 2006 10:08 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: 9/10 Sept Cosby Leics. VICTORY SHOW
Replies: 13
Views: 1190

Hey PD looked for you to say What ho, but either you have changed shape or I did not recognise you.

So I shall say it now "What ho all boy" Jolly good weekend, even if I did spend it in the marquee watching Punch and Judy to keep my little one happy.

Harry (craig)
by Warden_D
Thu Sep 07, 2006 12:58 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: 9/10 Sept Cosby Leics. VICTORY SHOW
Replies: 13
Views: 1190

Mrs Warden D and I will be their on the Sunday. Wanted to do Saturday but have bring the hay in from the fields for my wifes horse.

Its just not fair

Harry
by Warden_D
Fri Sep 01, 2006 9:14 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Evacuation BBC1/CBBC 4th September
Replies: 5
Views: 1747

http://www.bbc.co.uk/pressoffice/proginfo/tv/wk36/images/155_evacuation.jpg Image of the children featured in the programme, plus below the BBC TV press release. http://www.bbc.co.uk/pressoffice/proginfo/tv/wk36/mon.shtml#mon_evacuation Tinkery Tonk Warden D
by Warden_D
Thu Aug 31, 2006 1:44 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Evacuation BBC1/CBBC 4th September
Replies: 5
Views: 1747

What ho gang Just checked the Radio Times and young Harry is featured on the programme 12th September 17:00-17:25 The Radio Times says "Reality TV show in which children experience the life of a wartime evacuee. The kids receive a visit from Private Pickard, a member of the Home Guard. If the evacue...
by Warden_D
Wed Aug 30, 2006 12:59 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: wwiireenacting forum
Replies: 20
Views: 2254

Good afternoon everyone, So I guess the question is what other forums exist for those of us with no social life and spend our time on the computer? These are my personal favs Living history forum (of course) The Fedora Lounge, 1920->1950s style forum http://www.thefedoralounge.com/ The AFRA forum fo...
by Warden_D
Tue Aug 29, 2006 9:24 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Evacuation BBC1/CBBC 4th September
Replies: 5
Views: 1747

Evacuation BBC1/CBBC 4th September

What ho chaps Quick bit of advanced TV news for those of us who live in sunny Britain. CBBC are to show a new tv programme called Evacuation starting Monday 4th September 2006, BBC1/CBBC. Former Blue Peter presenter Matt Baker hosts a series in which 12 city children experience life in World War Two...
by Warden_D
Tue Aug 29, 2006 8:50 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Inside Out Magerzine features Warden D
Replies: 3
Views: 655

Ho yes,

Those eggs where two weeks ration.

Tinkery Tonk

Warden D

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