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by Steven Cole
Mon Jun 06, 2005 10:12 am
Forum: DTELS Reunited!
Topic: Lost
Replies: 5
Views: 5101

Hello Derek, As far as I know, Rodney and his wife Pam still live in the village of Collingbourne Ducis, which is on the Andover to Marlborough road. His telephone number can be found in the online BT Directory. I know that an old friend of mine still keeps in contact with Rodney and has recently sp...
by Steven Cole
Wed May 11, 2005 11:30 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: LARRY BIRCH (REGIONAL WIRELESS ENGINEER - LONDON?)
Replies: 2
Views: 3981

LARRY BIRCH (REGIONAL WIRELESS ENGINEER - LONDON?)

It is with sad regret to announce that DTELS.org has been advised of the death of Larry Birch. He is understood to have moved to Australia at some point following his retirment from the Directorate in the early 1980's and subsequently passed away sometime in the middle of 2004. Regrettably, we have ...
by Steven Cole
Mon May 02, 2005 9:11 pm
Forum: Depots and Outstations
Topic: Billinge
Replies: 5
Views: 4559

Billinge Photo Update

Hello Karl Further to my last email to you the other day. I have since established the name and contact details of the person who lodged the photo on the Billinge site and have written to him requesting permission to publish the photo on DTELS.Org. I have also been passed an article which outlines t...
by Steven Cole
Tue Mar 01, 2005 12:06 pm
Forum: NTLPA
Topic: NTLPA INFORMATION
Replies: 0
Views: 3205

NTLPA INFORMATION

Introduction This topic is aimed at former members of DTELS staff, who transferred to National Transcommunications Limited (NTL) on 1st March 1994, joined the NTL-DTELS pension scheme and have since: (a) Retired (b) Left the company (c) Continued employment with NTL and subsequently transferred to ...
by Steven Cole
Sat Feb 26, 2005 9:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: RETIRED DTELS TECHNICIAN HITS THE HEADLINES AT 77
Replies: 0
Views: 3179

RETIRED DTELS TECHNICIAN HITS THE HEADLINES AT 77

From Peter Pinel dated 23rd February 2005 Peter has sent DTELS.Org a cutting from a local South Wales newspaper that carried an article concerning Selwyn James and his wife Ethel who had been threatened in their home sometime ago by an intruder carrying an imitation gun. Speaking after the court ca...
by Steven Cole
Sat Feb 26, 2005 8:28 am
Forum: Boxfile Photograph Collection
Topic: RELEVANT LINKS TO IMAGE LIBRARY
Replies: 0
Views: 6753

RELEVANT LINKS TO IMAGE LIBRARY

To save you browsing through the image library, these are the current links relating to boxfile photograph collection.

http://dtels.org/html/pre-1970.html
http://www.dtels.org/html/general.html

Regards, Steven.....
by Steven Cole
Thu Feb 24, 2005 7:40 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: RON BARRELL (SENIOR WIRELESS ENGINEER - HQ)
Replies: 2
Views: 3992

RON BARRELL (SENIOR WIRELESS ENGINEER - HQ)

It is with sad regret to announce that DTELS.org has been advised of the sudden death of Ron Barrell. His untimely passing is believed to have occured on Sunday 13th February 2005.

No further details are available.
by Steven Cole
Sun Feb 20, 2005 7:36 pm
Forum: Depots and Outstations
Topic: Marley Hill
Replies: 1
Views: 2726

Marley Hill Photos

:) Thanks for your comments Dave, it took a while over this weekend to sort them out and integrate to the website. This was an excellent contribution from Bob and Harry in respect of Marley Hill. As mentioned on the home page, there is a lot more to follow over the next month or so after I came acro...
by Steven Cole
Fri Feb 18, 2005 6:52 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: BILL HERBERT (CWT - MARLEY HILL DEPOT)
Replies: 0
Views: 3401

BILL HERBERT (CWT - MARLEY HILL DEPOT)

It is with sad regret to announce that DTELS.org has been advised of the death of Bill Herbert on Thursday 2nd September 2004 at the age of 80. Bill, who died in hospital, lived in Wolsingham, Co Durham and leaves a widow, Emmeline.

No further details are available.

Source: Bob Witherspoon
by Steven Cole
Sun Feb 06, 2005 10:19 am
Forum: General
Topic: The Dave Wasp photo's
Replies: 1
Views: 3083

John Charlton

Thanks for the information Derek, I have updated the four photographs in the CCE Harrow Image Library accordingly.

Cheers

Steven....
by Steven Cole
Wed Jan 12, 2005 11:37 pm
Forum: DTELS Reunited!
Topic: Hi From BILL KNOX Late Cranbrook-Bedford & Cambs o/s
Replies: 7
Views: 5605

Thanks for Logging On Derek

:) Hello Derek

Good to hear from you again. Any chance of some more photos or info from you or others in your part of the world to start building up a file on Cheveley and its Outstations?

Steven......
by Steven Cole
Sat Dec 18, 2004 12:47 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: TOM WOODS (ANTENNA RIGGER - MARLEY HILL DEPOT)
Replies: 0
Views: 3071

TOM WOODS (ANTENNA RIGGER - MARLEY HILL DEPOT)

It is with sad regret to announce that DTELS.org has been advised of the death of Tom Woods on the 2nd December 2004 at the age of 52 due to a heart attack. He served as an Antenna Rigger at Marley Hill from 1984 until circa 1992. He leaves a wife (Susan), two sons (Christopher and Stephen) and one ...
by Steven Cole
Wed Dec 15, 2004 11:21 pm
Forum: DTELS Reunited!
Topic: Who's on the site?
Replies: 44
Views: 21377

Hello Dave,

Welcome to the forum, you have the dubious pleasure of being the first person to submit a post to this forum after I set it up the other day.

Hopefully, others will follow your lead shortly.

Steven....
by Steven Cole
Mon Dec 13, 2004 1:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: GREETINGS!
Replies: 0
Views: 2662

GREETINGS!

Wishing you all a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. Please support this website during 2005 with your articles, photographs and other material.

Regards

Steven.... :)