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Anybody remember this?.

(26 Posts)
HUNTERF Wed 27-Mar-13 22:24:52


Anne58 Wed 27-Mar-13 23:18:27

Yes, I do.

Hope this helps.

Enviousamerican Wed 27-Mar-13 23:23:21

Sorry you had to be exposed to such......makes a bad impression of us.

Anne58 Wed 27-Mar-13 23:27:29

Envious let's not go down that route, as there are many British things that should have never been inflicted on anyone.

Mind you, I think that there is an apology long overdue for Little Jimmy Osmond.

numberplease Wed 27-Mar-13 23:32:15

Not only do I remember it, I`ve still got my copy of it!

Enviousamerican Wed 27-Mar-13 23:49:10

popular was it? Surprises me! Hope I don't come across as some tight a..

Anne58 Wed 27-Mar-13 23:50:35

Arse? Go on Envious we can take it! grin

Enviousamerican Thu 28-Mar-13 00:02:23

I spell it ass.

Enviousamerican Thu 28-Mar-13 00:05:00

You guys are fun,I'm getting

Anne58 Thu 28-Mar-13 00:10:42


HUNTERF Thu 28-Mar-13 07:31:01

I was in London when streaking was common and was eating my lunch by the Thames and a streaker shot past.
I don't know if he was caught or any action taken.


Ariadne Thu 28-Mar-13 07:39:32

I remember it but wish I couldn't!

It's OK, Envious we'll forgive you! smile

glammanana Thu 28-Mar-13 07:44:24

No worries envious you more than made up for it with George Clooney and Kevin Costner.grin

Enviousamerican Thu 28-Mar-13 08:32:59

Yes,I guess.Dont go much in for the pretty boys.

Enviousamerican Thu 28-Mar-13 08:42:02

Up cause I had a bad dream,going back to moon it's 3:41 here.Told you I was addicted.

glammanana Thu 28-Mar-13 08:52:04

Put your feet up later envious and have a few zzzzz's, I am off to "fat club" to see how much weight I have lost this week ???? not been as active as I could have been this week but hey-ho it all comes to those who wait.

absent Thu 28-Mar-13 13:59:44

Was streaking ever common? It happened occasionally at a cricket match (Lord's?) and the odd football match. I lived in London for nearly 60 years and never saw a streaker in a department store, supermarket, local park, on the school run, in a tube train or any of the places where people commonly went.

HUNTERF Thu 28-Mar-13 14:57:06


I am not saying it was common in London.
Common in the sense it was happening a lot more over the country.
That was the only streaker I saw except on TV.
It was behind some offices in either Upper or Lower Themes street where bank workers went to eat their lunch in summer.
I never heard any news reports about it so it may never have been reported to the police.
I do remember a news report about a streaker in a supermarket but I can not remember where.
I can remember a report about a female streaker at a tennis march.


gracesmum Thu 28-Mar-13 15:08:44

I used to teach with a chap whose sister was the streaker at, I think Lord's (or was it a rugby match?) I think her name was Erica Rowe. Anybody remember?

gracesmum Thu 28-Mar-13 15:09:58

Just googled and find it is spelt Erica Roe and it was Twickers!

NfkDumpling Thu 28-Mar-13 15:31:19

Streaking never happened around here - the cutting east wind rather discourages it perhaps - any bloke trying to streak would have little to show for it.

gracesmum Thu 28-Mar-13 15:33:58

grin - very little!! grin

numberplease Thu 28-Mar-13 16:11:49

Erica Roe, she was a very buxom young lady. I remember the male streaker who had his bits covered up by a bobby`s helmet. I often wondered how the bobby felt at having to wear the helmet afterwards!

annodomini Thu 28-Mar-13 16:15:44

Erica was the first to hit the headlines. She certainly set a trend - wonder where she is now. Probably a gran! Hello, Erica, are you out there?

harrigran Thu 28-Mar-13 22:16:50

I never saw a streaker where I live either, way too cold up north grin