Jump to content


Rugby League World Issue 402

Try our Fantastic 5-Issue Bundle Offer! For just £18, a saving of 10% on the regular cover price, you’ll get:
The Play-offs Issue - pictured (out 12 Sept) – Covering the climax of the Super League & Championship seasons
The Grand Finals Issue (out 17 Oct) – Grand Final excitement from both sides of the world plus Four Nations preview
The Four Nations Issue (out 21 Nov) – Fantastic coverage of the Four Nations tournament down under
The Golden Boot Issue (out 19 Dec) – A look back at the 2014 season plus the big reveal of the winner of the Golden Boot
The 2015 Season Preview Issue (out 23 Jan) – How will your team perform in 2015? We preview every club.


League Express

Podcast

Photo
- - - - -

Bradfordian, Mancunian, Liverpudlian, etc.


  • Please log in to reply
103 replies to this topic

#101 l'angelo mysterioso

l'angelo mysterioso
  • Coach
  • 40,953 posts

Posted 07 February 2013 - 12:14 PM

I never failed in the Mecca.
Mind you, I only went there half a dozen times.


I don't think anyone in Bradford dislikes Leeds or its citizens. After all, everybody goes there to shop. However, we don't like it enough to want to live there, or to see our city subsumed by it.

:)



whaat did you reckon to the Penny farthing?

I used to be overpowered by thr Brut fumes the minute I walked in
WELCOME TO THE ROYSTON VASEY SUPER LEAGUE 2015
Keeping it local

#102 Wolford6

Wolford6
  • Coach
  • 10,136 posts

Posted 07 February 2013 - 02:11 PM

whaat did you reckon to the Penny farthing?

I used to be overpowered by thr Brut fumes the minute I walked in


Was that the one in the Ice Rink? Was it that one that became Time & Place? I know the name but can't place it. I went in many places once or twice, but, by and large my nightclub days were confined to the 1980's and 1990's. I was married from 1974-1980.

Backstage/Upstage, Spindles, Cookys, Dukes & Silks, VIP's, Cavernes, Fagins, Pile Bar, 42nd Street, Rio's, Palm Cove, the Mecca, Calico Jack's .... ah, them wuz the days.

Under Scrutiny by the Right-On Thought Police


#103 Johnoco

Johnoco
  • Coach
  • 20,014 posts

Posted 07 February 2013 - 04:13 PM

I've been refused entry to most of that list... :)

Where was Fagins now? I've been but cant remember it. Penny Farthing (before my time) was up Charles St. The place above the ice rink has had a few names...Annabellas for one. Time & place was in the midland hotel building and turned into the 0898 club. Phones on the table with the idea being you could chat someone up via phone....classy.

I think its fair to say that when places like Blue Lace or Cloud Nine were open, Leeds was the poor relation to Bradford night club wise. Incredible but true.

Edited by Johnoco, 07 February 2013 - 04:16 PM.

No I don't care if you're if you're into different bands

No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

7 Seconds -Walk Together, Rock Together


#104 Wolford6

Wolford6
  • Coach
  • 10,136 posts

Posted 07 February 2013 - 04:29 PM

Where was Fagins now? I've been but cant remember it.


Fagins was downstairs in the lovely stone building on the corner of Rawson Market facing the Jack Fulton Frozen Food Shop. The building is still there and was not demolished when the new Wilkinsons Shop was built. As far as I'm aware the building has been unused for several years.

Under Scrutiny by the Right-On Thought Police





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users