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by James Plaskett
Sun Nov 12, 2017 9:48 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: Plaskett and Woffinden's book on the "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Fraud
Replies: 45
Views: 9609

Re: Plaskett and Woffinden's book on the "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Fraud

A book is merely a book 8) BUT, The play´s the thing! :D James Graham's QUIZ play, at Minerva Theatre, Chichester, was extraordinary http://www.whatsonstage.com/chichester-theatre/reviews/quiz-james-graham-minerva-millionaire_45120.html?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=11nov2017 htt...
by James Plaskett
Sat Nov 04, 2017 11:56 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: Plaskett and Woffinden's book on the "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Fraud
Replies: 45
Views: 9609

Re: Plaskett and Woffinden's book on the "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Fraud

Sorry about the (quite understandably misinterpreted) :?: Icon. It´s just that I haven´t yet figured out how to delete posts... and, in the hope of locating the ´ Delete ´ button simply stuck something there! If you´re not interested then fair enough. But Benjamin did opine ...and without reading th...
by James Plaskett
Sat Nov 04, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: Plaskett and Woffinden's book on the "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Fraud
Replies: 45
Views: 9609

Re: Plaskett and Woffinden's book on the "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Fraud

Messrs, Twitchell, Gunn and perhaps more particularly McReady, Farthing and Benjamin ALL welcome tonight at the opening performance of the play which has stemmed from our book! http://www.stagereview.co.uk/theatre-news/gavin-spokes-takes-major-role-in-james-grahams-quiz-at-chichester/ :lol: If you´...
by James Plaskett
Fri Nov 03, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: Plaskett and Woffinden's book on the "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Fraud
Replies: 45
Views: 9609

Re: Plaskett and Woffinden's book on the "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Fraud

Messrs, Twitchell, Gunn and perhaps more particularly Farthing and Benjamin ALL welcome tonight!

http://www.stagereview.co.uk/theatre-ne ... hichester/
by James Plaskett
Mon Aug 21, 2017 10:57 pm
Forum: Deaths & Obituaries
Topic: Dave Rumens
Replies: 82
Views: 13592

Re: Dave Rumens

Sorry to hear this. I only saw Dave with Carol the once; in 1979 at Charing Cross. Bumped into him twice as he came up the stairs at King´s Cross. And he expressed great surprise, saying that the second occasion was actually the only time he had even been to that station since! Also met him once in ...
by James Plaskett
Sun Aug 06, 2017 2:04 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: Plaskett and Woffinden's book on the "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Fraud
Replies: 45
Views: 9609

Re: Plaskett and Woffinden's book on the "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Fraud

And if Señor Martin Benjamin regards the changing of direction on a high money question as indicative of cheating then he may check out David Edwards on his 125,000 Pounds question - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DU_1p5InJrA
by James Plaskett
Sun Aug 06, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Ever sat at the Wong Board?
Replies: 20
Views: 3607

Re: Ever sat at the Wong Board?

I sat at the board where Gurevich was playing in the last round of Hastings 1983. He politely hissed at me to go elsewhere. I made a move Vs David Norwood at the Blackpool Open 1982... when it was HIS move. Peter Wells lost on time against me at the 1987 British Championships in Swaneas... when it w...
by James Plaskett
Mon Feb 27, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: Is it copyright infringement?
Replies: 76
Views: 7546

Re: Is it copyright infringement?

re ´Copyright Infringement´ many UK Writers are infringing themselves by not getting their annual payments from these guys http://www.alcs.co.uk/ The Authors Lending Copyright people pay out annually. Once sent me a cheque for about 112 Quid. The fund exists because HM Gov argues that authors are en...
by James Plaskett
Sun Feb 26, 2017 11:14 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: Phone Number Coincidence - Statto Question
Replies: 5
Views: 1018

Re: Phone Number Coincidence - Statto Question

Lose yourself browsing here, Señor Faulks - http://www.jamesplaskett.com
:D
Or buy my book on the topic - https://www.amazon.co.uk/Coincidences-J ... 0950944165

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by James Plaskett
Fri Jan 13, 2017 9:41 am
Forum: Chess History
Topic: Chess history trivia
Replies: 482
Views: 40492

Re: Chess history trivia

Indeed.
But, if the just twisting of the knife to extract compensatory payment is no longer possible, and the matter was not handled, as it ought, at the time, let it all hang, Kevin.
by James Plaskett
Wed Jan 11, 2017 9:32 pm
Forum: Chess History
Topic: Chess history trivia
Replies: 482
Views: 40492

Re: Chess history trivia

Just to put the record straight re references here to my departure from Bedford Modern School: - I left school a few weeks before my 18th birthday, having been assaulted and attacked by a Physics teacher two weeks before. He ran up to me as I was dining (I captained that school at THREE different th...