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by Timbertown
Tue Oct 30, 2012 11:23 am
Forum: My Scotland
Topic: Poke hat
Replies: 31
Views: 10086

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Happy memories of the Capocci Ice Cream Van touring the streets of Blantyre where my Papa would be listeing out for that familiar tune. My Papa was a double nougat man and we kids all got a pokey hat. The ice cream was delicious and i can taste it now. Have a look at this http://www.dailyrecord.co.u...
by Timbertown
Tue Oct 30, 2012 10:23 am
Forum: Scottish History and Geography
Topic: streets in blantyre.....
Replies: 121
Views: 28394

Re: streets in blantyre.....

Thank you for your very nice welcome. :D
by Timbertown
Mon Oct 29, 2012 10:30 am
Forum: Scottish History and Geography
Topic: streets in blantyre.....
Replies: 121
Views: 28394

Re: streets in blantyre.....

I have really enjoyed reading about the streets of Blantyre and i'm sure Richardson's the butchers, in the sixties, used to have a van that drove round Blantyre selling meat, eggs and dripping. I recall stepping into the back of the van and reeling at the thought of beef ham, never liked the stuff....