On This Day 12 October

1966 – Jimi Hendrix Experience forms with Jimi Hendrix, Noel Redding & Mitch Mitchell.

I had the pleasure of seeing Mitch Mitchell play drums with Ginger Baker in Fulham in 1976.

1978 – Sid Vicious charged with murder of girlfriend Nancy Spungen.

1980 – 7 stabbed at Blood, Sweat & Tears concert in LA.

1984 – IRA bombs hotel where British PM Margaret Thatcher is staying, 5 die.

1997 – Sidi Daoud massacre in Algeria; 43 killed at a fake roadblock.

2000 – The USS Cole is badly damaged in Aden, Yemen, by two suicide bombers, killing 17 crew members and wounding at least 39.

2002 – Terrorists explode two bombs in Bali’s nightclub district killing 202 and injuring 209 mostly foreign tourists.

 

 

 

ABC in Fremantle

ABC Radio 720 is broadcasting in Fremantle tomorrow afternoon,Friday, between the Fremantle Markets and the Sail and Anchor Hotel.

Former Mayor of Fremantle, Barrister, raconteur and political analyst Richard Utting will be a guest.

Should be entertaining, he is on from 3.00pm.

Red Rover

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Gusface Grillah

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Shear Madness

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City of Fremantle Mayor Brad Pettitt's Blog

Brad Pettitt's very own blog.

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Freo's View

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