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Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby LadyKestrel » Tue May 07, 2019 11:30 pm

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Phlebas! I wish you fun and joy on your special day and always!
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby draclvr » Wed May 08, 2019 8:55 am

Happy wonderful merry birthday, Phlebas!!
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby JKEerie » Wed May 08, 2019 8:59 am

Have a wonderful birthday, Phlebas! And Cheers to y!u :cheers in the next year of your life.
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby Val » Wed May 08, 2019 9:59 am

Happy Birthday Phlebas!! Hope you have a wonderful day. :)
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby Phlebas » Thu May 09, 2019 4:05 am

Thanks everyone! I started the day with Esther toddling in to bring me a card in bed, had cakes at work and a nice glass of wine with supper in the evening, and Sarah gave me a classic Doctor Who story on DVD and a ticket for a tour of the village where it was filmed, with some of the cast - greatly looking forward to that next month!
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby draclvr » Thu May 09, 2019 9:26 am

What a way to start a birthday morning!!
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby Stella » Thu May 09, 2019 12:04 pm

Happy Birthday Phlebas! :birthday:
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby mbday630 » Thu May 09, 2019 3:24 pm

Happy belated birthday Phlebas! I hope you had a wonderful day and got spoiled rotten!
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby LadyKestrel » Thu May 09, 2019 4:49 pm

It sounds like you had a good day, Phlebas, and Sarah's gift is really neat. As a long-time Dr. Who fan, I'm interested in that tour. Let us know how it goes.
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby RaytheBear » Fri May 10, 2019 4:27 pm

Happy belated Birthday Phlebas, and enjoy the tour, I hope the weather is good on that day.
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby Kickaha » Sat May 11, 2019 4:39 pm

Happy belated birthday Phlebas! Which classic Dr Who was it?
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby Phlebas » Mon May 13, 2019 4:19 am

Thanks everyone!

It's The Daemons - a classic scary Jon Pertwee story with overtones of Hammer Horror/Dennis Wheatley pastiche and featuring the original Master, Roger Delgado, posing as a vicar. Just a few years older than I am!
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby Kickaha » Mon May 13, 2019 3:45 pm

I remember it well - the vicar’s name was Magister wasn’t it? Should be a great day!
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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby Phlebas » Mon Jun 24, 2019 12:06 pm

It was a great day! I'd like to go back sometime for more of a look around the place (I didn't make it to the barrows outside town, for instance) but it was lovely to spend time with other fans and hear the cast members' reminiscences. Katy Manning (who played Jo Grant) was especially entertaining and my tour group were lucky enough to get her last, thus for longer!
I was also excited to meet some of the other attendees!

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Re: Happy Birthday, Phlebas!

Postby Kickaha » Mon Jun 24, 2019 3:52 pm

That’s great Phlebas! I saw a little on Facebook about this - I’m really quite envious!

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