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About irishroverpei

Author of "Lily & Me", "The Royal Navy & Me" and Chapter XXl Armageddon. Writer, blogger and RN Submariner, antique automobile enthusiast.

FA Cup Final

Arsenal defeat Chelsea 2-1 in the FA Cup Final to lift that oldest and most revered Trophy. The FA Cup is a stand alone trophy and the oldest British football Cup.¬† Always the most coveted win in the old three … Continue reading

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My Little Granddaughter is all Grown Up.

Where have all the years gone?? I can hardly believe my little Sunflower is 18 and attending her Prom Night!. Melissa graduates this June and begins University in September. She has her driver license and probably a car is just … Continue reading

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The Trudeau Broken Promise

On Wednesday May 31st 2017 we expect a free vote in the House of Commons on a motion to adopt the report of the all party committee on electoral reform (ERRE). You will see Lawrence MacAulay, Wayne Easter and Robert … Continue reading

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Going Round in Circles????

It appears to me that our Premier and his fixation on building roundabouts is just the latest way to hand out patronage to his construction cronies!. We have roads all over the Province in need of repair, but little or … Continue reading

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A Great Opportunity for Some Lucky Person????

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Rovers Galore! Well two anyway!!!

Because of being rather ill these last few months getting out has no been something I have’nt done very often. However, Sunday 21st May was a beautiful if a little cold and windy day. We decided to go for a … Continue reading

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Another Great Revue of “The Royal Navy & Me

This is my most recent reading which I had posted on my Timeline on May 17, 2017 The Royal Navy & Me Follow the story of a young sailor who joined the Royal Navy 1n 1955 as a Boy Seaman … Continue reading

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I Feel Like Dancing!!!!

At the risk of being premature I have to say that when I got up this morning I felt like joining Jan and Carl in a happy dance!! I cant believe how suddenly I feel so much better, still a … Continue reading

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Happy Mothers Day to the Mother of my Children

Happy Mothers day to the best mother my two girls could have ever wished for. For me the best wife, friend and partner a man could ask for, and yes sometimes she mothered me too!!!!!! Love you Linda.

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Proud to be Navy

“You can talk of your famous Army, And glorious Air Force too. But do you ever think of the Navy, And the job they have to do? No sane man ever sails those seas, And expects to live it through. … Continue reading

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