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Trafalgar Day

On 21 Oct 2008 at 8:38am Horatio Nelson wrote:
Make sure you celebrate!!!
On 21 Oct 2008 at 9:42am Taff wrote:
Certainly shall with a pint or two.
Sorry its will not be rum, had a bad experience as a teenager!
On 21 Oct 2008 at 12:48pm Lewes Laugher wrote:
It really should be a bank holiday, shouldn't it?
On 21 Oct 2008 at 1:04pm Weasel Warrior wrote:
George Melly wrote a brilliantly titled autobiography about his days in the Navy - entitiled (rather than "Wine, Women and Song") - "Rum, Bum and Concertina" - strike a chord Taff? - bottom's up my Lord Nelson, bottom's up
On 21 Oct 2008 at 2:41pm Lewes Laugher wrote:
.. and of course Winston Churchill once said that the great traditions of the Royal Navy were 'rum, sodomy and the lash'.
On 21 Oct 2008 at 6:29pm Annette Curtin-Twitcher wrote:
... which was the title of an album by (I think) the Pogues.
On 21 Oct 2008 at 8:57pm expat wrote:
I might suggest a holiday here too, seeing as the main areas are named after Nelson, Trafalagar, Hardy etc., and we have a public holiday for the Queens Birthday.
On 23 Oct 2008 at 9:12am sashimi wrote:
When is or was Trafalgar Day?
On 23 Oct 2008 at 9:35am Taff wrote:
the opening of this topic may be a clue!
21st October.

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