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by A30-YO-YO
Sun Mar 11, 2007 10:46 pm
Forum: Cornwall Questions
Topic: Why is Cornwall so poor?
Replies: 55
Views: 2588

<t>I'm not Cornish but I've lived and worked in PZ for 28 years and seen property prices move up to London levels whilst wages have not!!, leaving young people especially in a desperate position. My suggestion and I think it would apply to all counties is that young people on leaving full-time educa...
by A30-YO-YO
Sat Mar 10, 2007 10:18 pm
Forum: Memory Lane
Topic: Penzance shops that are no more
Replies: 24
Views: 4647

BETFRED is a cultural highspot!!!!
by A30-YO-YO
Sat Mar 10, 2007 1:01 pm
Forum: Memory Lane
Topic: Penzance shops that are no more
Replies: 24
Views: 4647

<t>Walking from the Heliport towards PZ and drifting through time zones, we find the pre-roundabout(Ponsandane) Jet Garage/shop,the Shell garage/shop, Hedley's corner shop (Whiteways?) (diversion Mount St...Mill Autos/ex-Motaparts, opposite at 32 'Castaways'/later BJ's Collectables... woz ours!..at ...
by A30-YO-YO
Thu Mar 08, 2007 12:17 am
Forum: Memory Lane
Topic: RAF St Mawgan History
Replies: 2
Views: 1524

<t>This day, March7, 1944 the first (and only)American B-29 bomber to visit the U.K and Europe in WWII arrived at St Mawgan from Gander , Newfoundland. It was the YB-29 'Hobo Queen' and after 3 weeks touring the UK it departed (again from St Mawgan on 1 April, 1944) for India and China from where th...