Roddy Lumsden

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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby Livet » 11 Jan 2020, 23:10

I'm so sorry to hear this. RIP Roddy.
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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby C » 11 Jan 2020, 23:53

Met him at JUs a few times - a lovely, gentle man

Sad news

RIP Roddy





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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby Diamond Dog » 12 Jan 2020, 00:30

echolalia wrote:The funeral will be in Honor Oak Park - if that's remotely your neck of the woods Pete please consider going. Everyone in range, please do the same.


I think Honour Oak is by The Slider's place?
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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby The Prof » 12 Jan 2020, 01:27

I knew he’d been ill but his still comes as a shock. RIP Roddy.

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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby trans-chigley express » 12 Jan 2020, 03:16

Shocked to hear this. I met him just the once and was a lovely guy and seemed to be a very talented poet

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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby Powehi » 12 Jan 2020, 11:26

Never met Roddy, but always read his posts as they were so clearly thought-through and well written.

Shocked to find he was 11 years younger than me. No age at all to go

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Re: Roddy Lumsden

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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby Obvious Alf » 12 Jan 2020, 22:17

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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby echolalia » 14 Jan 2020, 18:45

BBC Radio 4's Front Row show at 7.15 UK time tonight (in about half an hour, in other words) will be remembering Roddy, should anyone care to tune in.

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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby Minnie the Minx » 14 Jan 2020, 21:05

echolalia wrote:BBC Radio 4's Front Row show at 7.15 UK time tonight (in about half an hour, in other words) will be remembering Roddy, should anyone care to tune in.


Damn I missed this. I’ll see if it is on Listen Again. Thanks.
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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby The Slider » 15 Jan 2020, 23:39

echolalia wrote:The funeral will be in Honor Oak Park - if that's remotely your neck of the woods Pete please consider going. Everyone in range, please do the same.


As you know it very much is, although I am going to be away for the best part of two weeks now
Let us know when it is if you can please
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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby echolalia » 16 Jan 2020, 10:40

So, the funeral will be at Honor Oak Crematorium, 1:45 pm on Monday 10 February. (Which strikes me as a very long time away, but it was the first "double slot" available, apparently.)

All are welcome! Let's give him a big fat send-off.

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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby Butch Manly » 16 Jan 2020, 11:16

Minnie the Minx wrote:
echolalia wrote:BBC Radio 4's Front Row show at 7.15 UK time tonight (in about half an hour, in other words) will be remembering Roddy, should anyone care to tune in.


Damn I missed this. I’ll see if it is on Listen Again. Thanks.



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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby The Slider » 16 Jan 2020, 20:22

echolalia wrote:So, the funeral will be at Honor Oak Crematorium, 1:45 pm on Monday 10 February. (Which strikes me as a very long time away, but it was the first "double slot" available, apparently.)

All are welcome! Let's give him a big fat send-off.


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Re: Roddy Lumsden

Postby Still Baron » Yesterday, 03:38

This is worth a few minutes (I saw it on Twitter)

https://bellacaledonia.org.uk/2020/01/2 ... w-and-then
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