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March & April 2007
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April Messages

For those of you interested in the new Isle of Capri operation the website is... www.theislecoventry.com
 

NAME: Laura Nolan
MESSAGE: Can anyone help me out please with names of Casino Operators in Cambodia especially in Sihanoukville Cambodia are.  Thanks
E-MAIL: laura.nolan@inspiredbroadcast.net
 

HELLO FROM!: Merle Wellham
PRESENTLY IN: Hi to anyone who may remember me (husband Chris). Now DGM at Gala Sunderland. London late seventies, Napoleons Bradford n Leeds in the main. 3 adult children: 2 being dealers!(Peter n Catherine). 
E-MAIL: merle.wellham@btinternet.com
 

NAME: Tony Dunn
PRESENTLY IN: U.S.
IS LOOKING FOR: Sue Ibrahim (Jacob)
CLUES: Crockfords '76 heard she's in Russia now
E-MAIL: tony.dunn@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Joe Maguire
MESSAGE: I have just heard that Lewis Labrosse passed away last year to cancer and would to send my late condolence's to his family and friends. He was good to me in Amsterdam in late 70s early 80s and I will always have fond memories of this true gent, may you rest in peace my friend.
E-MAIL: joemaguire64@hotmail.com
Lewis Labrosse was the manager of the Plantation Club in the Seychelles.
 

NAME: Geoff Binns
MESSAGE: In remembrance of Linda Koutar of Edinburgh who sadly passed away late last year, P.folio Carnival ships, Reo Stakis, Stanley casino and many others. We all thought her retirement to Spain was to be full of sun and rest....How wrong we were!!! To all who knew her and worked with her....I miss her alot. Please drop a line to say your thoughts. Thank you, take care and enjoy your life, now not tomorrow !!!!
E-MAIL: geoffhb@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Jason Spour
PRESENTLY IN: Moscow
IS LOOKING FOR: Si Muller (Found)
CLUES: Last seen on the Norweigan Crown. Maybe in the vicinity of other Scouse / Scandinavian gingers.
E-MAIL: jay_spour@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Geraint Edwards
PRESENTLY IN: Wales
IS LOOKING FOR: Des Bull/Ball
CLUES: Loutraki, short, balding cockney Pit-Manager. Diamond Geezer. Where are you mucker?
E-MAIL: tniareg2002@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Kerry Goron
PRESENTLY IN: South Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: Jerry Leong
CLUES: Last place was Florida, I think
E-MAIL: kerry@thepeoplegame.co.za
 

NAME: Gary Nicol
PRESENTLY IN: Westcliff
IS LOOKING FOR: Dave Saddler
CLUES: last know livin in liverpool looks like freddie out of queen, if u no of his contact
details please let me no (heard roomers he was moving to S A).
E-MAIL: tottenham_till_i_die01@hotmail.co.uk
 

NAME: Neil Pasquale
PRESENTLY IN: atalntic city,nj
IS LOOKING FOR: Rico Carmona
CLUES: golden nugett the guy who put the cupcakes on the shelf
E-MAIL: neilp19401@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Peter Richardson
PRESENTLY IN: Cyprus
IS LOOKING FOR: Dave Swift 
CLUES: Last seen in Leeds c.'87, ex Ladbrokes/Bahamas.
E-MAIL: rich.peter@tiscali.co.uk
 

NAME: Tania Robbins
PRESENTLY IN: Perth
IS LOOKING FOR: Sergei Kozlov
CLUES: Worked for RCCL and then moved back to Moscow Casino. 
E-MAIL: taniarobbins@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Dave Hill
PRESENTLY IN: Russia
IS LOOKING FOR: Steve Goldsby (aka Taffy)
CLUES: From Sun City dice crew in the 80's. Last seen in Sun city staff pub - rather scruffy.
E-MAIL: dbd11919@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Peter Gee
MESSAGE: Cengiz your email isn't working mate, use mine.
E-MAIL: croup2000@yahoo.com
 

18th April
NAME: Bryan & Julie Webster
MESSAGE: In Rememberance of KEITH RICKMAN. Unbelievably 1 year on - often thought of and won't be forgotten.
E-MAIL: bryanwebster@btconnect.com
 

NAME: david a.jackson
MESSAGE: in rememberance of HAYDN HULLAH. sadly missed and not forgotten......
E-MAIL: jacko16@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Jim Ward
MESSAGE: Anyone I've had the pleasure working with in the past, get in touch! Glasgow, Sun City, Moscow, Reading, Plymouth and Coventry!.
E-MAIL: jimwardcasino@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Nigel French
PRESENTLY IN: East Yorkshire
IS LOOKING FOR: Alan Geere
CLUES: Dodgy thin legs, last known of living in Luton and Working in London
E-MAIL: nigel.french@photo-me.co.uk
 

NAME: Gavin South
PRESENTLY IN: UK
IS LOOKING FOR: Colin Iddon
CLUES: Wild Coast Sun and Stakis in Hull..last heard of in Manchester knockin a golf ball about for a living...
E-MAIL: gavmate777@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Nick Shepherd
MESSAGE: Looking for casino/gaming/amusement memorabilia second hand or new. e-mail me for details or visit: www.carousel-auctions.com
Also looking to contact Robin Humphries, believed to be in Cambodia!
E-MAIL: admin@carousel-auctions.com
 

NAME: David and Ronnie
PRESENTLY IN: Canada
IS LOOKING FOR: Cara Higgins / Hugo Mersey
CLUES: 1990 - Sheraton Antalya
E-MAIL: fitzy___@hotmail.com
Not sure about this email address - looks a bit funny.
 

NAME: Paul Derbyshire
PRESENTLY IN: South Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: Steph Kempster
CLUES: Last seen at Carnival City, South Africa. Left for the UK about 7 yrs ago. I Have
information for her re her pension/provident fund
E-MAIL: derbys@iafrica.com
 

NAME: Doreen Patel
MESSAGE: odyssey international will stage a hold'em poker tournament on 28th/29th april '07 at their flagship kilimanjaro casino dar es salaam tanzania. first prize is a minimum
$100,000.e-mail me for further details.
E-MAIL: doreenwebster@hotmail.com
 


NAME: Alan McMillan
MESSAGE: To all who know us, my sweetness Beata passed away on the 25th of March after having her home after heart surgery, she was our angel and myself and Alek will miss her so much!.
E-MAIL: mcmillan7@hotmail.com

 

NAME: Jozef Nowak
PRESENTLY IN: Home
IS LOOKING FOR: Krzysztof Ciesielski
CLUES: Star Cruises
E-MAIL: joznow@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Gary Stevens
PRESENTLY IN: Aspers, Newcastle upon Tyne
IS LOOKING FOR: Former work mates
CLUES: Tiberius Newcastle 87-89, Northampton 89-91, Napoleons Bradford 93-02
E-MAIL: jamjamjam66@fsmail.net
 

NAME: Gavin Hoar
MESSAGE: hi anyone workin in ireland, i heard its a lot better than workin in england could do with some advice. thanks.
E-MAIL: gavinhoar@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Lawrence Chang
PRESENTLY IN: Malaysia
IS LOOKING FOR: Eddie Teh/Eugene Quah
CLUES: hi guys! how u all in macau ?
E-MAIL: sooteik1268@yahoo.com.my
 

NAME: Mike Norton
MESSAGE: question...looking for software to manage dealer's tip pool. Has anyone ever heard of such a thing? any help much appreciated. t/u -m
E-MAIL: mndb123@wmconnect.com
 

NAME: Adam MacIntyre
PRESENTLY IN: SA
IS LOOKING FOR: Julia Smith
CLUES: Last seen Stakis Bristol 90-92.
E-MAIL: adamm@tsogosun.com
 

NAME: Neil Lamont
PRESENTLY IN: Liverpool L83SW
IS LOOKING FOR: Nigel Bedalow
CLUES: In germany god knows how many years.
E-MAIL: oskiehomes@yahoo.co.uk

1/4/2007


 
 
 
March Messages

NAME: Paul Curran
MESSAGE: If there are any kind people out there willing to put up a Scotsman in Bristol until he gets on his feet, then please let me know. Floors acceptable! :-)
E-MAIL: weescotspaul@aol.com
 

HELLO FROM!: Kamau Kitchener
PRESENTLY IN: I'm still alive and kicking working in Tanzania, Anyone that still remembers me, drop me a line.
E-MAIL: lizelle.kitchener@liblink.co.za
 

NAME: Kamau Kitchener
PRESENTLY IN: Dae Es Salam
IS LOOKING FOR: Mike Walker
CLUES: Seychelles
IS LOOKING FOR: Toby Pedroz
CLUES: some where in london.
E-MAIL: lizelle.kitchener@liblink.co.za
 

HELLO FROM!: Simon Christian
PRESENTLY IN: Cambodia, I'm pleased to announce the birth of my 1st daughter, Maria on 26th March. 
E-MAIL: simonchristian@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Nectar Peterca
PRESENTLY IN: Russia
IS LOOKING FOR: Kevin Kockoow.
CLUES: Gold Lion Casino Khabarovsk, winter, ice statues since may in the middle of the city.
E-MAIL: nectar_ro@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Steve Brown
PRESENTLY IN: All over
IS LOOKING FOR: Robin Humphreys
CLUES: If anybody knows where he has landed drop me a line Last seen working for Star Cruise Lines, If yer catch a hold of this m8 get touch and let me know how things are going.

IS LOOKING FOR: Ruth Stanley
CLUES: Last seen a long long time ago out in Miami, Any news drop me a line  Cheers 
E-MAIL: steve@reelgamesinc.com
 

NAME: Kevin Campbell
PRESENTLY IN: London
IS LOOKING FOR: Jeff Robinson
CLUES: Getting off the Regal in Thailand.
E-MAIL: kevcam64@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Stuart Warren
PRESENTLY IN: Gambia
IS LOOKING FOR: Frank Rainbird
CLUES: last seen in port elizabeth 2003, tried yo Ma but no answer tub!!!

IS LOOKING FOR: Colin "carpet" Burns
CLUES: Last seen driving christine mad.
E-MAIL: stuart.warren@africangaming.gm

NAME: Stuart Warren
PRESENTLY IN: Liverpool
IS LOOKING FOR: Tony burns (chooch)
CLUES: Last seen in the carousel staff pub going on how great Tranmere rovers are. Get in touch and we can raise a hansa.
E-MAIL: colapubes@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Alan Lawrence
PRESENTLY IN: Gloucester casino, London
IS LOOKING FOR: Anybody I have worked with over the last 18 yrs
CLUES: Big Al, Chopper, Westcliff, Sportsman TCR and Bryanston Street, Gloucester casino, Carpenters Arms pub
E-MAIL: felixlogchopper@aol.com
 

NAME: John Robinson
PRESENTLY IN: UK
IS LOOKING FOR: Anthony Kalli
CLUES: Working the cruise ships in USA, get in touch mate.
E-MAIL: jgwr_casino59@hotmail.com
 
 

NAME: Michael Shiettani
PRESENTLY IN:  back in london
IS LOOKING FOR: kevin (barney)
CLUES: driving round london in his black cab, orginally an inspector at the golden horseshoe casino, london
E-MAIL: mikey291968@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Donna Cancienne
PRESENTLY IN: Lake Charles, LA
IS LOOKING FOR: Stuart Ring
CLUES: Last known address was Henderson, NV. 
E-MAIL: bella_venetian@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Cengizhan Cavdar
PRESENTLY IN: Belize
IS LOOKING FOR: Peter Gee
CLUES: Oasis Casino Jericho. Casinos Austria.
E-MAIL: cengizhancavdar@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Matthew Gascoyne
PRESENTLY IN: UK
IS LOOKING FOR: Robin Kingston
CLUES: Last seen in Seychelles in 1999, left to go to the states, anyone that can help drop me a line.
E-MAIL: mattgascoyne@hotmail.com
 

Gaming floor is an English language website so only messages in English are normally posted - below is an exception. Also I hate with a passion messages written in capital letters. So please write normally when sending.

One more whinge while I'm at it...
Caribbean - For all those out there who don't know, and I would estimate it's 80%+ of casino staff is spelt in English with 1 r and 2 b's  :)  Ian
 

HELLO FROM!: CATALIN CONSTANTINESCU
PRESENTLY IN: PENTRU BELLA ,O ZI BUNA ITI DORESC SI VINT DIN PUPA...PUPICI DULCI FATA DRAGA.BUCURESTI
E-MAIL: coyotte0606@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Kerry Gordon
PRESENTLY IN: South Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: William Smith
CLUES: Switzerland I think with BAT.
E-MAIL: kerry@thepeoplegame.co.za
 

NAME: Cadir Lugel
MESSAGE: Has anyone information about casinos from Cameroon?
E-MAIL: kadir_yucel@yahoo.com

For those setting off to remote or far away locations. Questions like the above are always welcome. Ian
 

NAME: Alan McMillan
MESSAGE: To all that know us, My wife Beata has just under gone heart surgery, and has responded well and should be back home with myself and Aleksander on Tuesday.
E-MAIL: mcmillan7@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Paul G Edwards
PRESENTLY IN: St. Petersburg, Russia
IS LOOKING FOR: Anyone I know in Macau
CLUES: Burswood - '86 - '89
E-MAIL: paul@taleon.ru
 

NAME: Nigel and Louise French
PRESENTLY IN: UK
IS LOOKING FOR: Alan Geere Andy Backhouse and Jerry Ramos
CLUES: Wondered if Andy ever finished his book he was writing and what happened to dear old Jerry.
E-MAIL: nigel.french@photo-me.co.uk
 


NAME: Lee Pritchard
MESSAGE: I would like to thank everybody who has left messages on this site for my Dad. It is a great comfort to me and my family to read all the kind things you wonderful people have said about him, he will be missed more than he would have ever known. I thank you all from the bottom of my heart.
Good night and God bless Dad we will miss you.
E-MAIL: lee.pritchard@westnet.com.au

 
 

NAME: Mongolian_gamer
MESSAGE: I wanna to sell used 8 sets EVONA roulette table.
How to sell this one. Help me.
E-MAIL: ariunbolkd@yahoo.com
Just as it came in.
 

NAME: Jason Cook
PRESENTLY IN: N. Yorkshire
IS LOOKING FOR: Rob Sahit
CLUES: Amserdam 2001
E-MAIL: doneit69@hotmail.com
 

NAME: David Marshall
MESSAGE: Another character and personality has gone from the gaming scene, leaving the industry a little blander behind him. Ricky Pritchard was my friend and colleague for 25 years, up hill and down, through the good times and the not so good. My deepest condolences go to his family; Dave, Nicki and the children. I will miss you pal.
E-MAIL: david.marshall1@aliceadsl.fr
 

NAME: Ian Gosling
MESSAGE: Dave, Lee, Gavin and Michelle my thoughts are with you during this difficult time, your brother/father was a great man who brought joy to so many he will be missed but rest assure his legacy will live on in many who have been touched by his kindness.
E-MAIL: igosling@investco.gr
 

NAME: Kevin & Lucy Caswell
MESSAGE: Dave & Family, Our deepest sympathy on the passing of Ricky, our thoughts are with you at this time. God Bless. 
E-MAIL: kcaswell@sunint.co.za
 

NAME: Andy & Di Pieles
MESSAGE: We were very sad and shocked at the news of Ricky's death.Our deepest condolences and best wishes to his family. R.I.P
E-MAIL: andy@vonpiel.freeserve.co.uk
 

NAME: Maximilian
MESSAGE: Hy  I am from Romania and I want to learn more about Sweden casinos, howis the life there, houses, rent more details.  Thank you.
E-MAIL: max_radu@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Lindy Bergstrom (nee McEwan)
MESSAGE: My condolences to Ricky's family. He was one of my hero's when I was a little spawn...Thank you for all the fond memories RIP XXXX
E-MAIL: tbergstroem@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Wayne Phillpotts
MESSAGE: Very sad to hear that Ricky Pritchard has passed away i am sure he will be sadly missed by all those that knew him. He was one of Gaming's Greats.
E-MAIL: waynenazan@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Carol Brereton
MESSAGE: To Dave and Family .So sorry to hear about Ricky very fond memories of him at the Wild Coast Love Carol and Judy  x.
E-MAIL: carolbrereton@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Sinisha Cavic ( sini )
PRESENTLY IN: nowhere
IS LOOKING FOR: Lawrence ( baldy )
CLUES: Casino "Orlionok" - De Paris, Moscow.
E-MAIL: sisha001@yahoo.com.au
 

NAME: Gregory Hamilton
MESSAGE: I'm a tourist who visited one of the casinos in Poipet, Cambodia couple of weeks ago. I love playing craps, but I think their dealers were the lousiest that i've ever seen in my entire life of gambling. I can't understand not even a single word from those announcements that craps dealers normally do.They don't know how to explain the game, if you are a newcomer. Thumbs down!!!!
E-MAIL: hamilton0256@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Dudley
MESSAGE: May God bless you Ricky Pritchard, I will cherish the memories I have of you for the rest of my days. My thoughts are with you Dave. 
E-MAIL: dudley@dudleyburke.com
 

NAME: Frank Braam
MESSAGE: Dave, our deepest sympathy goes to you, Gavin and Michelle. Some of our best years in the business were when we opened the Kalahari Sands in '96 and Ricky was an integral part of the team and trained all dealers. The many hours spent listening to his great stories over a few Windhoek lagers will always be fondly remembered.
Frank and Cheryl
E-MAIL: braam@stormbv.com
 

1/3/2007

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