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Thu Oct 25, 2012 5:24 pm

anybody around from the 1992 era? 20 years to the day :o gates closed for the last time
falkor

Fri May 25, 2012 6:31 am

Morning all..... Just saying.
tiger1

Tue May 15, 2012 2:15 pm

not sure if this is the right place to put this message but i work at windsor safari park in the early 70s in the giraffe house for nearly 2 years my work m8 was paul wiseman is was the best days of my life gary smart was still in crutches from a giraffe kick when i started, i was 16 and long way from home (co durham)
aycliffe

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:45 am

ok Malcolm look forward to hearing from you i'm about most afternoons and evenings bye for now
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:42 am

yes indeed - and thanks again for chatting on here Sas, I will let you know how the Legoland "plan" progresses, see you and CHOWE CHOWE
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:42 am

thanks all great fun going back in time only wish I could get hold of Bruce from the dolphinarium he's out in Tyland some where so one day we will catch up i've spoken to Martin Tez and and Paul from tigers so great to catch up with them thanks again Malcolm
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:38 am

so thank you very much for being in attendance this morning Sas, this chat was really to focus on the new Dolphinarium page that is under construction, but we had a good chat in any event, looking back on the good old days is great fun and now we have a plan for a "tour" as you have suggested
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:38 am

sounds amazing
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:36 am

yes they taught me to Dive there clean the glass and the bottom of the pool the dolphins would come round and tow us round the pool it was awesome and great fun for them
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:36 am

that is the truth, blimmen heck
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:35 am

Overtime whats that lol we would work a 6 day week sat and sunday and id bring home about £7.60
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:34 am

you swam in the Dolphin pool? realy?!!
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:34 am

still much fun was had a good swip in the Dolfin pool was cool and then off down the bar
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:34 am

sheesh you should have got overtime,yikes
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:32 am

we got Naff all
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:32 am

yes that was the Hotest summer in 75/76 I think it was a bloody nightmare we had the Baboon Gates open and both Eletric gates open all the Tiger and Lion and cheeta gates open I have never seen so many people that was the year the park had a record turn over and all the brothers got new roll's ok for some
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:27 am

one of your posts last year
Sas wrote:Hi All well talking of Queues I remember as will every one else there we opened one Bank Holiday monday and from 9am in the morning till 7pm at night it was non stop through the reserves all the gates had to be open and every one worked like dog's that day the park had never been so busy Ginger and the crew in Cats were at it all day trying to keep the Lions from going through the open gates it was manic I think Tez and the boy's did the most show's in the Dolphinarum ever and every one crashed out down the bar later to a few well deserved pints/gallons lol, if the park was open today it would be the best in Europe as the smarts wouldn't have it any other way, but my god the expence of running a place like that now Ouch.
haha corker of a post that one Sas, love that
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:26 am

the twentieth anniversary (since the close down) WSP calendar!! tada!
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:26 am

thats so cool and Yes I want one lol
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:25 am

yeah? haha which one? :D so next year .... it will be 20 years ... since the close down - have you seen the anniversary calendar that we have released?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:24 am

and one of the members told me about it
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:24 am

I never new this place exsisted untill I found Facebook and I listed one of my jobs My Best Job as working at Royal Windsor Safari Park
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:23 am

wow I look forward to that :P
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:22 am

infact I will text them now and see if they can mail them to me this afternoon may be able to up-load them tomorrow
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:22 am

Sas you joined the site at the end of 2007 but the site has been running since 2003, what took you so long to join us? :mrgreen:
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:21 am

my friends are always up there with there children so will sort them soon
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:21 am

would be great! my son took his laptop for repair, cost him £50 but it was all restored
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:21 am

yes I lost them to a PC Failure will try and get them again
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:20 am

including the ruined house? in one topic you said
Sas wrote:I have some upto date photo's of the Park and you can hardly see the white house for all the trees and shrubs ect, ect, it's unreal I know were 20 odd years down the road or is that 30 lol but it has changed so much, but there are area's in the park that have not changed as I think Malc has had a guided tour round the place and you go through a gate and it's like going back in time, id love a good look round to see what's still there and to see the old runined house at the top of the park would be cool, I'l add the photo's this weekend if I get the chance and you'll see what I mean about change.
gotta say I have heard a lot about this ruined house but never seen it
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:19 am

if I do get in there I will take the camera and record everything
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:19 am

well I never haerd from him again, anyway armed with your mobile no I will phone them
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:19 am

hope he's ok
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:18 am

indeed, John Jeffries was a goldmine of WSP info too, he was a pleasure to chat to on the way round, sadly soon after that all communication dived
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:17 am

Yes no probs 07736461264 I could go and have a look and see if it's worth it it could be very up setting for all of us but a good walk round and see what lego has done would be intresting
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:16 am

hold on, the dolphinarium was 5 years old when they sold up
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:16 am

I think that is one of the reasons the smarts got out the cash input needed was massive as the plumbing was old in the dolphinarium so a much neededd up date
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:15 am

re the "guided tour" you're after Sas are you prepared to give your mobile phone no? I haven't got a mobile but this is a case where a mobile fits the bill, if I give them your mobile maybe we can get John Jeffries (if he's still there) to bell us as and when he's on tea break
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:14 am

well as I said before they needed a Bigger Dolphinarium and a massive expansion program
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:12 am

how?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:12 am

if they had more land it would be very different they needed more in there to bring the public in it was always busy but there could have been more
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:11 am

jesus christ, here okay I'll tell you what I'll do, I will ring Up Legoland and try and find out if they will let us do a guided tour as you say Sas but is there anything left to do a guided tour on? that is the question, could be a depressing day out my friend
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:10 am

as for Accidents my friend was riding his bike past the park and a car load of greek prests turned right into him it cost him his leg not nice but when he came to the prest was giving him the last rights very scary
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:09 am

yeah but Leogoland is a totally other place, what a nightmare, who would have thought WSP would only last TWENTY YEARS? you couldn't make it up
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:08 am

one thing forgot to say I came past the Park the other night and there were car's tailed back into Windsor it was just like being back in the 70/80's with every one trying to get in there
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:07 am

a car turning right into a petrol station just went straight into me, I was on the main road!
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:06 am

any accidents? I broke my wrist on my Kawasaki going through Molesey back in 1993
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:06 am

I also have a 57 Chevy Pickup but thtas still on the boat come over from the US
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:05 am

Bike's and Hot Rod's I have a Triumph Rocket 3 its a 3 cylinder 2300cc and pulls like a train it weighs 320Kilos but as i'm still a growing lad I can cope
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:04 am

well in one topic "twentieth anniversary of the close down" you replied
Sas wrote:How about a Reunion at the Park/Lego Land, a guided tour of the place including the old cat reserves, and a look at the old runied house out the back of the park
don't know if the old cat reserves are still there Sas, unfortunately since I did a guided tour back there in 2003 we have sadly lost contact with our Legoland expert John Jeffries, is there anyone else at Legoland who could assist in this regard? we need somebody on the inside! back in 2003 I went to Legoland with a taperecorder (should have been a video camera but I didn't have one) and held an interview/ roam around with original site member John Jeffries god bless him, it was brilliant
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:04 am

I know it would be great to have a park reunion at the park we could have a guided tour of the whole place and see what we can see
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:03 am

nor me, Sas you list in your profile your interests as Hot Rods, Harleys, Animals, Moto GP, World Superbike, Drag Racing and Travel, is that in order? which is your biggest passion right now?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:03 am

funny really as this site is for everone and it will be great to get everyones names on photo's I couldn't even name most of the animals lol
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:00 am

ok, sorry to hear that, anyway next year .... it will be 20 years ... since the close down
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:00 am

I have no photo's could never afford a camera I know there's a few of me in my younger day's and id love to see more tez has the most photo's but there's still alot out there
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:59 am

apart from adding photos to the gallery there is another aspect to it, members can ADD comments to the photos (any photos) but most seem reluctant to even do that :-(
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:58 am

what about you Sas? are you going to? :mrgreen:
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:57 am

yes they should they need to share them with every one it brings back great memorys of the place
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:54 am

about the GALLERY : well I can't say that I like all the photos that other members have uploaded to it :P but some members just will not upload their photos to it Sas :D do you think they should?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:54 am

I remember the Education Centre, they had small animals there, rabbits and lecture room
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:53 am

yes now they'd been running a the Education centre for schools and very good itr was too
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:48 am

Sas in one post that you added at the end of last year you said
Sas wrote:Welcome NiK, The Education Centre had only been up and running a while when I was there what year were you there ? it was a great place, do you have any photo's if so please add them so we can all enjoy them.
you invite a new mamber Nik to add photos, well we do have a forums gallery LINKED IN with the forums, have you seen it?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:48 am

hehe I did wonder
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:47 am

That was Ramu one big cool mutha of a whale lol
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:45 am

anyway let's go to the second of the images on the wd40 page Sas, any thoughts? Smartie, Cookie, Flipper, Honey, Sugar, Speedy, Snappy? was that the lot? seven dolphins and one killer whale? which killer whale was it at that time? Tez's all time fave was Ramu but was it Ramu at the time of this brochure? (the brochure doesn't actually say)
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:45 am

yeah I always think "why couldn't WSP of had a programme like that!!"
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:45 am

i'm going down there soon as I want to see the how the Last performing Elphant is doing they raised alot of dosh to look after her
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:43 am

yes normally catch a bit of it when I get home from work a very good programe
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:36 am

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00jhpkq it's ANIMAL PARK, have you seen it Sas? it is good
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:33 am

talking about Longleat, have you seen that programme on BBC2 Sas? everyday it's on - daytime TV
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:28 am

Brighton was run by Dave and Sue who worked at RWSP it was good but very small and not very busy you need a place within a safari park to make it pay look how busy chester zoo is and Longleat
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:26 am

hehe I never visited another "Seaworld"/ Dolphinarium.... just shows you, you only know what you've got when it's gone :-(
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:25 am

but they closed in the end
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:25 am

I think they had Brighton and one other can't remember the name
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:25 am

so is it right that there are NO dolphinariums in the UK? when WSP closed, that was it?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:25 am

it would be Awesome to see that in the UK again
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:24 am

that would be hard it could be done but you'd need some one like the Chealse boss with his kind of money to invest to build the right place
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:23 am

in one topic "Can Dolphinariums make a comeback in the UK?" you replied
Sas wrote:If it did happen and I for one would love to see them back in the Uk, it would have to be built to the US Speck and 2 to 3 times the size of WSP Pool size, it sure would be good to see a state of the art facilite for Dolphins and whales in the UK.
well thinking about the UK right now Sas, DO WE HAVE A DOLPHINARIUM anything like Windsor Safari Park had 1970 - 1992??
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:22 am

back to the Big Top and TV it was very big by then and was run down in the Winters quarters in Winkfild
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:21 am

so they gave up on WSP and went on ... to what?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:21 am

I won't take it away from them they new there were on to a good thing with the park and it was very well run
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:21 am

why did you leave Sas?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:20 am

yes a very busy place we'd clock on at around 07.50 and still be there at 7 at night you had to be fit to play there
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:19 am

so how much passion did they really have for WSP? money won the argument
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:19 am

yes i'm not sure how much they got but the brothers all got new Rolls Royce so must have been good
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:18 am

yeah and the park was 5 years old?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:18 am

they sold up and got out when a good offer came in
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:18 am

I don't think they sold it becuase of that, I think they sold it to make a tidy profit! which they did!!
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:17 am

very true the park needed a big input of cash and I don't think the smarts had it
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:16 am

Sas wrote:The expense of up-grading the Park and the Dolphinarium it was going to cost the earth and would have been a Monster task, you would need a Billionair to take it on with very deep pockets you can only imagine how much it would cost today and you need a real Marineland like in the US to get the crowds in to pay for it all.
David Taylor talks about the mammoth costs looming for "Seaworld" as it was then, even the electricity bill for filtering the water was going to be massive, this itself was a big clue as to future crippling costs, did you know David Taylor Sas?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:16 am

I was there longer than I thought so may be 5 years
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:15 am

yes it was the very early day's of the park in the 70's a great place to grow up
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:14 am

it seems to me that if you were there when the Smarts owned it - and that is basically from "the start" you were probably there when this brochure about "The dolphinarium" was on sale!!
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:14 am

right where do you want to start Malc
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:14 am

Sas in a recent post on the site you said
I was there when the Smarts owened it and it was the best years when they sold up they new what was coming and jumped ship
well the Smarts owned it 1969 - 1973 am I right?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:14 am

and I hope it dosent ran to much Eddy lol
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:13 am

I have received apologies for absence from Eddy Powell, he is on his way to sunny Bedford as we speak so have a good one Eddy!
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:13 am

Eddy's done a great job some great photo's there
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:12 am

we are here to talk about the new page under construction http://www.nationaltraffic.co.uk/wd40.html at the moment, we just have pages kindly scanned by Eddy Powell from his latest "Dolphinarium" brochure printed 1971
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:12 am

Yes Malc all ok
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:12 am

yeah - you ok Sas?
falkor

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:11 am

ok now on line morning all welcome to the Sassy Big Boy Gang
Sas

Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:06 am

A warm welcome to the Ajax chat channel on Windsor Safari park this sultry summer morning!
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:58 pm

anyway I would like to thank you eddy for making it along to this chat session, it has been a pleasure hearing your memories of the early years CHEERS MY FRIEND and good night
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:58 pm

flippin GREAT, thank you eddy I will PM you my friend :mrgreen:
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:57 pm

yes i often look at site, shame more don't get involved more, by the numbers tonight says that, i have put done a book about my life, it you have a e.mail address not a site address and i am not i.t. savvy, i will send you the chapters about windsor and you can post it on the site
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:53 pm

falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:51 pm

shame the one to one tv tapes were lost, loved to have seen it again
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:51 pm

did you ever do the duty where the giraffes were fed with bread by the guests eddy?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:50 pm

I was never employed, Ilived round the corner in Chobham,my kids were aged 3 and 5, we came often sometimes 3 or 4 times A WEEK :P
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:49 pm

what years and section were you?
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:48 pm

but one or two ran away after half an hore and left us to sort out one holy mess with cars stuck
can just picture it AWESOME, more more
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:47 pm

yes those were the days, and yes i was lucky looking back to have had my time there, grass is always greener
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:46 pm

jesus christ - my god what a job, love it
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:45 pm

elephant house, hoofed section
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:44 pm

apart from me tim and angus, we needed two others to cover the lock gates and two in resurve, and one on day off, so i used to get some tossers sent from the dole office in windsor none lasted more then a week most only one day, i would put the in the lock gate huts to brake them in slowly but one or two ran away after half an hore and left us to sort out one holy mess with cars stuck
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:42 pm

ok so you went back twice and you were not impressed but discounting the baboon reserve, think about your two visits, which areas of the park interested you the most? which were best in your view?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:42 pm

nice one :P
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:39 pm

yes we fired at the start once they started raiding the coaches, but once they new the drill a well aimed rock was just as good for a time
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:39 pm

oh I know where you're going with this one, just look at Chessington Zoo :)
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:38 pm

yes i went back twice, i was not inpressed, i think i was there at the best time as after that it seemed as if it could not make up it's mind what it wanter to be
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:36 pm

oh I see - really? ok so was any weapon fired?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:36 pm

only had blanks in then
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:35 pm

that is awesome, i can only remember the staves but the shotguns must have been superb
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:33 pm

in the early days when i took over we had shot guns, then some old lady's complained so we went to bull whips, some little old lady's complaind so we were tols to use 5 foot staves, , thought that would not stop a male hamadrus babboon so another reason to leave, six months later i heard they had gone back to whips. tossers
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:31 pm

eddy after you left employment - did you ever return to the Park just to have a look round?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:30 pm

tez worked in the seaworld dolphinarium big time, anything planned, well I suppose no is the answer, there is a thread
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:29 pm

yes i knew the 20years anniversary is comming anything planned?
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:28 pm

haha you and Paul Scott should talk, Paul is Taylor's no 1 fan eddy
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:28 pm

the tv show one by one by the book david taylor did was my time and a lot of the show showed the bloke meant to be me in my wooly hat
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:27 pm

TWENTY MIGHTY YEARS have passed! can you sodding well believe it?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:27 pm

fraid not eddy, :( but next year will be the TWENTIETH anniversary of the close down :(
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:25 pm

do you ever hear anything about doug catlage who was the dolphin trainer?, not good on names after nearly 40 years what section was he in
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:25 pm

Windsor Safari Park closed on Sunday, 25 October 1992. The 144 acre (58ha) site in Windsor Great Park, which opened in 1970, went into receivership along with its owners, Themes International, which owed about £40M.
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:24 pm

crikey that is amazing, would love to know the lo down on that eddy, did you know our Tez?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:22 pm

i was brought down from twycross zoo to work the elephants that were comming, but on my first day the babboon forman jacked so jimmy said i have to take his job till he found some one else, after 9 months i was still there and the first lot on 6 baby elephant were sold on-route to usa and i was going to be stuck with the babboons so left
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:19 pm

what made you leave? may I ask?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:19 pm

we had the cars coaches , jimmy mc nab was head ranger and it was getting pretty hairy at times so i guess that would at least stop the coaches after i left
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:16 pm

ummm were you there when they stopped cars going through eddy or was that after your time?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:15 pm

yes it was very good for then and as it was new the grass etc was quite good, then whilst i was there they brought in the voltures
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:14 pm

let the others out anight? sheeeeesh! where did they get out to go where?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:14 pm

they had a pretty BIG area to be honest, do you agree?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:13 pm

just too smart and was not afrad and could undo locks and let out the others at night
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:12 pm

what did she do?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:12 pm

yes little buggers, and one called sally, hand reared pet she was a little sod
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:11 pm

well you had the top job with the Baboons eddy, do you remember them fondly?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:10 pm

wonder how many will join us
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:10 pm

eddy Doug from the dolphns? did he know our Tez? Tez Bobrowicz?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:09 pm

eddypowell wrote:i will be online and ready hoping to chat to some old freinds who might remember me, I was the seconed Baboon resurve forman,
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:09 pm

good one
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:09 pm

on now so very happy now i have sussed it
eddypowell

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:06 pm

Good evening Eddy, how's it going?
falkor

Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:05 pm

Good veing Eddy, how's it going?
falkor

Tue Nov 16, 2010 4:54 pm

hellooo people !!!!!!!!!!
Circus

Sat Mar 06, 2010 10:14 am

Morning all who's talking ????
Sas

Sat Mar 06, 2010 10:04 am

Morning all so who's talking today ????
Sas

Sat Feb 20, 2010 10:44 am

Any one on line ????
Sas

Wed Feb 03, 2010 11:39 am

There is a Virus or Spam on site hope the boy's can look at this soon
Sas

Wed Feb 03, 2010 11:38 am

Thats ok hun hope you got my mail ok
Sas

Sat Jan 30, 2010 2:13 pm

Hi sorry i missed you. I did send you an email tho...
Lennys_daughter

Sat Jan 30, 2010 1:48 pm

hey Marie how's you hun ?
Sas

Sat Oct 31, 2009 8:40 am

who on line any one come on Yeeeeeeeeeeee Haaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa
Sas

Sat Aug 22, 2009 3:18 pm

any one on line ?
Sas

Wed May 06, 2009 8:29 am

I was there Paul but just as a visitor!! golden days for sure
falkor

Sat May 02, 2009 8:04 am

is there ever anybody there?trying to get in touch with any of the old crowd who were around between 83 and 86...i used to be in the dolphinarium with jimmy shaw, dave lindsay etc.love to hear from any ex employees who were at the park then and may or may not remember me
paulsy

Sat Apr 18, 2009 2:02 pm

ok gang anyone home ????
Sas

Tue Apr 14, 2009 9:00 am

George worked in the Lion Reserve for many years untill one day the Lions had him he was draged into one of the den's but lucky for him Musty drove the Landrover stright into the thing and beat the crap out of them with his bare hands and saved him it was a sight to behold and he was one lucky man, George moved up to London and worked in a Hotel but i've never heard from him since.
Sas

Thu Apr 09, 2009 11:03 am

I'm afraid not, why what did he do at WSP?
falkor

Sun Mar 29, 2009 7:56 pm

does any one know what happened to george newton
wizey

Mon Feb 16, 2009 9:22 am

Any one there
Sas

Wed Feb 11, 2009 8:31 pm

Hey there
orcamad

Sat Jan 24, 2009 10:34 am

what no one on line ????????????????????
Sas

Wed Jan 21, 2009 11:02 am

Hey are you out there ????
Sas

Mon Jan 19, 2009 8:42 am

any one on line ????
Sas

Sat Jan 17, 2009 12:50 pm

Hi all any one on line ????
Sas

Thu Jan 15, 2009 9:02 am

Morning Gang any one on line ??????????
Sas

Fri Jan 09, 2009 7:39 am

ok cool no more freezing
Sas

Sun Jan 04, 2009 1:47 pm

yeah it looks like they have alright :P good news
falkor

Sun Jan 04, 2009 1:47 pm

I think support have squared that freeze problem for us :mrgreen:
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 6:10 pm

yeah maybe there will more than 2 of us next time :D
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 1:07 pm

right i'm off mate got to do some work Bummer lol take care Malc i'm back here next saturday regards Sassy Big Boy
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 12:52 pm

malc is it true that Ginger passed on do you know what happened to Dot his wife, last time I saw them was up at Chessington Zoo
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 12:30 pm

reminds me of an accident I had with my Jaguar V12, similar thing
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 12:15 pm

£2000 OUCH lol
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 12:14 pm

we have tp put them up in front of our building and i caught it on the wall
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 12:12 pm

you pranged it - jees - what happened?
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 12:02 pm

yep i've mailed Tez a few times but he's not come back to me hope he's ok when he did reply he didn't sound to healthy to me I was going to go and see him but he never came back so will try and see him this year
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 12:00 pm

BMW X6 i pranged one the first time we had it on display here opps
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:59 am

god now you have me mate Tez will know but he seem's not intrested
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:58 am

BMW? have you got a fave Sas?
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:58 am

what was that music they played during the Dolphins show? would love to get it!
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:58 am

nice!!!!
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:57 am

i'm the Security Supervisor for BMW Financial Services at Hook so just on Reception today easy as the phones have been down all morning
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:56 am

yeah - shame a few more could not have joined, hey what's this reception thingie?
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:55 am

well atleast we got to talk mate
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:55 am

I hope they can help with it
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:55 am

I just reported the problem to Blackfoot
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:55 am

aahhh just not me heh, it is because of this Ajax thing I think
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:54 am

yes bud
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:54 am

does the page freeze up every now and again to you Sas?
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:54 am

ha ha lol why mate
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:53 am

having a nightmare
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:53 am

So what are you doing now Malc
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:51 am

howdy
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:48 am

right back on line
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:37 am

oh right okay, well thanks for chatting Sas, has been cool
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:36 am

loved the music that was played during the dolphons show
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:36 am

i'm on reception hereso need 5 mins mate back soon
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:35 am

ha ha not when ramu started playing
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:35 am

yeah it was always a million gallons of water, remember that? :P
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:35 am

we used to have night time swims so cool as mate
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:34 am

I just covered day's there but as I hung about with Bruce and Martin and Tez I got to do a lot of swimming and diving so great fun
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:33 am

errrr what about the Doplhinarium? :P how long were you there? :D
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:33 am

yep one got him first and another joined in after she had dragged him out of the gate hut
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:33 am

sheesh
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:32 am

I read the report on that, the killer tiger was "supported" by another tiger
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:32 am

and I was there when George got attacked by the Lions now that was not pretty the lion had bit the front of his forhead off and it was just hanging there
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:31 am

that is unreal
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:30 am

Francis managed to get the guy in the mini van but it was too late bloody shame he'd just got engaged to one of the Pan's People girls
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:29 am

aahhh a member of staff was attacked by 2 tigers wasn't he?
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:29 am

yes next to the baboon reserve if I was in the bus coming back to work from Bracknell when you came down the hill you could see the lions and baboons
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:28 am

for this reason Legoland had not used any of those areas (by 2003)
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:28 am

I was there when the Tiger killed that bloke
Sas

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:28 am

the lion enclosures were actually sited alongside the perimeter of the site
falkor

Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:27 am

the Lion and Tiger reserve was Dangerous
Sas
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