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Teddy

Postby Sputnik » Sun May 02, 2010 11:39 pm

I was talking to a friend on the phone from Dublin last night and he told me that Teddy (of Teddy's Ice cream) died last week. He heard it on the radio on Friday and thought he should let me know.
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Re: Teddy

Postby jordo » Mon May 03, 2010 11:33 pm

Yeah Sputnik heard it myself but couldn't find anything on the 'Net about it (and still can't) so thought I had misheard it.
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Re: Teddy

Postby grammer » Tue May 04, 2010 12:03 am

Ahhhh Teddys -yeh its supposedly true---------
there was a mention about him in last weeks newspapers -(didnt see anything meself)

End of an era----Amen

I wonder did he take his secrets with him like Mr Hick?????????????
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Re: Teddy

Postby Enviro500 » Tue May 04, 2010 9:46 pm

Teddy's,

Is my first point of call on my every return home, and home it is sure, it never leaves you...... I do at least three visits there, not much business for him from me sadly but the best Ice Cream in the world..Sad indeed... I remember Paul Ashford's single "One in Every" Town talking about Teddys even then...Another famous Dun Laoghaireite left us, eh !!!!

I hope I can get my Ice Cream cone in two weeks..That reminds me , I have about four Hicks Sausage and Pudding orders to pick up as well. another smuggling job ahead of me.....

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Re: Teddy

Postby johndle » Tue May 04, 2010 10:19 pm

I use to Hate the Qs :( :( :(
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Re: Teddy

Postby grammer » Wed May 05, 2010 12:29 am

yeh JD always bloddy Q's -we'll come back later :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry:
and your tongue hangin' out at the thoughts of a huge big 99 :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
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Re: Teddy

Postby Strum » Wed May 05, 2010 3:16 pm

99 if you were lucky Grammer! Yeah those q's on a Sunny Sunday were mad.

Y'know Sputnik I never knew there was an actual Teddy (never thought of it) and I would never have been able to put a face on him.
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Re: Teddy

Postby farmboy » Wed May 05, 2010 8:12 pm

Heard on the radio the other day that he,d sold up a few years ago but obviously the new owners were able to keep the name.
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Re: Teddy

Postby Strum » Wed May 05, 2010 8:29 pm

farmboy wrote:Heard on the radio the other day that he,d sold up a few years ago but obviously the new owners were able to keep the name.



I'm not surprised Farmboy. Nowadays it would be bikiniarz :D
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Re: Teddy

Postby enby » Thu Jul 01, 2010 5:54 pm

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Re: Teddy

Postby Strum » Thu Jul 01, 2010 6:56 pm

Excedllent Enby.


Welcome to the site. :D
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Re: Teddy

Postby Lar » Fri Jul 09, 2010 4:27 pm

Brings back lots of memories.
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Re: Teddy

Postby Jacqui » Fri Jul 09, 2010 7:26 pm

Ah, Misty that's sad...you mean to say that if some hunk of a guy spoonfed you some ice cream while "blindfolded"...you would still say....Yuck ;) :) :)
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Re: Teddy

Postby Jacqui » Sat Jul 10, 2010 2:04 am

Misti wrote:Yep! even blindfold I have spat it out! :) There are other things I dont spit out. Haha :lol:

Same thing with chocolate. Ugh. Hate the stuff.I know it's a bit unusual for a female. but there you go. :)

If someone feeds me cheese and olives....I'm a sucker! :D :D :D








I'm saying nothing.......... :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
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Re: Teddy

Postby brandy » Sat Jul 10, 2010 2:56 am

I'm thinking about it : :P :P :P :lol:
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Re: Teddy

Postby Jacqui » Sat Jul 10, 2010 3:35 am

brandy wrote:I'm thinking about it : :P :P :P :lol:


Just thinking...yea... right! :roll: :titter:
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Re: Teddy

Postby grammer » Sun Aug 01, 2010 3:41 pm

read somewhere that Teddys are supposed to be opening (or have opened already)
in the East Pier Battery for the summer
jaaaaaz talk about a captive willing public :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

next sunny day I will go down and have a look :mrgreen:
might even get the east pier train down to it :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
(dont think Ive seen anyone on it yet)
great idea tho' -
see someone is running a sightseeing minbus around the area as well -
also theres more :mrgreen:

tour boats in the bay operating out of the harbour

so there - :D :D :D
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