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  1. Morgan's Pies

    I read somewhere that there is a family connection, will be trying a Morgans pork and black pudding pie this evening, will report back.--------Nice Pie, big chunks of black pud worked well with the pork, good pastry, larger than I thought, could only handle half, other half on the morrow , ----£2 i think it was, yeah, not unhappy, will try some more.
  2. Construction site opposite Spring Valley

    I did see Hot Chocolate perform in the Peveril eons ago, when the Jubilee Clock was still a wristwatch.
  3. Construction site opposite Spring Valley

    My error most likely, there were some beverages involved.
  4. Construction site opposite Spring Valley

    I profess my ignorance, man in the pub stuff maybe, but I have heard Jacksons now "have" Ramsey Shipyard, am I out of touch with Skeet Local!
  5. Duck luck

    A Local fella took his old duck to the Vets, concerned because the duck wouldn't eat. The Vet explained to bloke that as ducks age their upper bills grow down over their lower bills and make it difficult for the animal to pick up it's food. "What you need to do is gently file the upper bill down even with the lower bill. But you must be extra careful because the duck's nostrils are located in the upper bill and if you file down too far, when the duck takes a drink of water it'll drown." Yer man goes about his business and about a week later the Vet runs into his client. "Well, how is that duck of yours?" the Vet inquires. "He's dead." declared the heartbroken owner. "I told you not to file his upper bill down too far! He took a drink of water and drowned didn't he?" insisted the Veterinarian . "No." lamented the fella. "I think he was dead before I took him out of the vice.
  6. King Williams Quiz 2017

    I think my best over the years was nine correct without reference, this year five maybe.
  7. New hotel

    Just the job!
  8. New hotel

    The lies that precede it, a la Mount Murray
  9. The Cregeen

    During a lull at a Government Department Xmas dinner, a junior civil servant leaned over to chat with his senior, ."The staff bought Mr Cregeen a parrot for his Christmas. That bird is so clever, Graham has already taught him to say over two hundred words!"“Very impressive," said the Senior , "but, you do realize he just speaks the words.He doesn't really understand what they all mean.”"Oh, I know", replied the junior, “but then again, neither does the parrot."
  10. Construction site opposite Spring Valley

    Has the ban on Strand Street competition retail been dropped up there now ?
  11. Walk on the wild side.

    Hence Fort Street, there was also a battery of cannon at the --Battery pier. Foto of circular fort below.
  12. Walk on the wild side.

    I am on my 5th cd from Frances, I keep giving them away like a soft lad. What throws our perspective somewhat is the removal of the "Double corner" a dog leg on the quay, removed to give more room to maneuver.
  13. Secret of a long life.

    SECRET OF A LONG LIFE A tough old sheep farmer from West Baldwin gave some advice to his granddaughter. He told her that the secret to a long life was to sprinkle a pinch of gunpowder onto her porridge every morning. The granddaughter followed this dictum religiously until her death at the venerable age of 103. She left behind 14 children, 30 grandchildren, 45 great grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and a forty foot crater where the Douglas crematorium used to be.
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