Saturday, 26 March 2011

Competition Winners

What was Dolly saying? Well, we have three lucky competition winners to tell us!

"Out On A Limb" wrote:

Dolly: "Eee, no wonder your dinner's taste funny. I never could read Aunt Jessie's writing, and what she's got down here in the recipe looks more 'aniseed' than 'arsenic' now I come to think of it..."

Cerys wrote:

Dolly: "This is a lovely knitting pattern - neon pink legwarmers! Just the thing for you Matt - trendy and practical for working on the farm!"

Ian wrote:

Dolly: "And just think - if I'd added paprika it would of been goulash!"

Matt: "Well as you didn't, do you mind telling me WHAT it is?"

Well done, folks, some nice giggles there! Just send me your addresses and your highly exclusive Beckindale Bugle mugs will be on the way to you!

Drink your tea with pride!

Atomic Witch's Portal Pics...

Here at the Beckindale Bugle, we enjoy taking a peep at sites which are mainly dedicated to modern day Emmerdale, and none more so than Emmerdale Guys & Gals , home to the very lovely Mary and Atomic Witch (Walter keeps an eye on things there for us!).

Much enjoyed features of this site are Atomic Witch's fun and often highly imaginative "Portal" pics, comic takes on Emmerdale events with an occasional retro twist (the ghost of Seth Armstrong turned up at The Woolpack in one of them!). Anyway, today t'witch has sent us her latest Portal, which we reproduce above. In a delicious play on that great soap cliché, "back from the dead", the late, great Henry Wilks, who was played so brilliantly by Arthur Pentelow from 1972 to 1991, has returned as the new landlord of The Woolpack - and he apparently already has some plans for the old place...