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by AnnieM
25 Mar 2010 22:36
Forum: Roll Out Roll Call
Topic: Action Force Comic Writer Simon Furman @ All The Cool Stuff
Replies: 76
Views: 27967

Re: Action Force Comic Writer Simon Furman @ All The Cool St

Can I bring some Gobots, just to see what happens?
by AnnieM
25 Mar 2010 14:22
Forum: Roll Out Roll Call
Topic: Action Force Comic Writer Simon Furman @ All The Cool Stuff
Replies: 76
Views: 27967

Re: Action Force Comic Writer Simon Furman @ All The Cool St

I think Ed mentioned that we might be looking to visit again soon, Dave so might tie it up with Roll Out.
by AnnieM
16 Feb 2010 10:05
Forum: GI Joe
Topic: hands held in shame!
Replies: 93
Views: 24643

Re: hands held in shame!

Funnily enough, I recognise her - she's a member of the JOhio collecting community in, er, Ohio, obviously... I've had some contact with one of their team and was having a snoop around their very interesting website the other day www.johio.com
by AnnieM
12 Feb 2010 21:38
Forum: GI Joe
Topic: hands held in shame!
Replies: 93
Views: 24643

Re: hands held in shame!

*sobbing*
by AnnieM
02 Feb 2010 16:52
Forum: Roll Out Roll Call
Topic: ROLL CALL, Action Force/ GI Joe Open Day - 31st January 2010
Replies: 263
Views: 93570

Re: ROLL CALL, Action Force/ GI Joe Open Day - 31st January 2010

It was a great day :) Dave's shop is FANTASTIC. I bought some Lego and some Gelli Baff (you haven't lived till you've tried it) and got to play with the hand puppets. Got to look through all the old Palitoy catalogues, plus some exclusive concept drawings that were never put into production. LOADS o...
by AnnieM
20 Jan 2010 14:30
Forum: Roll Out Roll Call
Topic: ROLL CALL, Action Force/ GI Joe Open Day - 31st January 2010
Replies: 263
Views: 93570

Re: ROLL CALL, Action Force/ GI Joe Open Day - 31st January 2010

Ironblood wrote:How modern is there talk saying "bollocks" and "Oi why don't you come here and suck my cock"? Typical americanisation of history. :lol: :lol:
The Americanisation doesn't bother me - my Latin's shocking, so it's actually quite useful ;-)
by AnnieM
12 Jan 2010 10:39
Forum: Roll Out Roll Call
Topic: ROLL CALL, Action Force/ GI Joe Open Day - 31st January 2010
Replies: 263
Views: 93570

Re: ROLL CALL, Action Force/ GI Joe Open Day - 31st January 2010

gung-hoeddie wrote:i'll hire a truck.
So, so glad I bought a larger car this year ;)

Can't wait for the open day - room at pub booked, had a quick look at the Fordingbridge website (the name, it appears, comes from "Ford" and "Bridge"), looking forward to my first trip to the New Forest :)
by AnnieM
14 Dec 2009 12:29
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Palitoy Exhibition at Leicestershire Record Office
Replies: 62
Views: 9916

Re: Palitoy Exhibition at Leicestershire Record Office

Response from Leics Record Office to an email I sent on Friday: Dear Annie, The main part of the exhibibition consists of 8 panels telling the story of Palitoy and its parent company in Leicester. There are however, two display cabinets which contain a variey of toys. Included are two Action dolls: ...
by AnnieM
11 Dec 2009 17:27
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Restoring Figures
Replies: 12
Views: 3916

Re: Restoring Figures

Hi and welcome to the forum.

I'm no good at restoring figures, I'm afraid - but I am very, very good at receiving parcels filled with them ;)
by AnnieM
11 Dec 2009 16:36
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Palitoy Exhibition at Leicestershire Record Office
Replies: 62
Views: 9916

Re: Palitoy Exhibition at Leicestershire Record Office

a little (weeny) bit more info from the Leicester Mercury http://communitynewsleicestermercury.blogspot.com/2009/12/story-of-palitoy.html and a teeny-tiny (tears) bit here (though frustratingly their link to the full article doesn't currently work, but I have emailed them about it) http://www.citize...