Meeting point/Message board ARCHIVES

May & June 2005
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June Messages

HELLO FROM!: Alan McDermott
PRESENTLY IN: Now in Brighton, moving to Dudley next week to start a new career in IT.  Just want to say HI to all those I have met over the years, and GOODBYE to the casino industry!!
E-MAIL: croupierhome@aol.com
 

NAME: Jeff Thomas
PRESENTLY IN: St. Petersburg, Russia.
IS LOOKING FOR: Old Friends
CLUES: Swansea, Bristol, London, Discovery, Dolphin, Russia, Loutraki
E-MAIL: j.thomas4@btinternet.com
 

NAME: Damion Hespe
MESSAGE: Looking for Randy Steed. Send me an email, or if you know him, please give my address so he may mail me.
E-MAIL: damionhespe@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Douglas Tait
PRESENTLY IN: cognito, Birmingham.
IS LOOKING FOR: Neil Yoxall
CLUES: Last seen circa 1987 playing poker in Churchill's snooker club, Birmingham. If anyone has any info. it would be appreciated. Cheers.
E-MAIL: d19a12t63@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Geraint John Edwards
PRESENTLY IN: Wales
IS LOOKING FOR: Monkey and Mark Nixey
CLUES: Brighton/Club Detox and Australia respectively.
Blah blah blah
E-MAIL: tniareg2002@yahoo.co.uk
 

HELLO FROM!: Judy-lynn Henderson
PRESENTLY IN: Stellenbosch, South Africa
Hi Shirley Cumstay From Sun City 1981. Where are you ? Love judy.
E-MAIL: pholden@santeleisure.co.za
 

NAME: Alan Howcroft
PRESENTLY IN: Spain
IS LOOKING FOR: Alex Taylor
CLUES: Was working on the oceania regatta cruise ship (century casinos)at the end of 2004 with his girlfriend julia.
E-MAIL: alanhowcroft5@hotmail.com
 

HELLO FROM!: sivanh
PRESENTLY IN: i am in virginia, i quit casino job......!
E-MAIL: ahernandez@eaglemtncasino.com

Hello sivanh - You are in Virginia, the Eagle Mountain Casino is in California. Presumably this is your resignation letter :)  Ian
 

NAME: Brigette Simpson
PRESENTLY IN: London
IS LOOKING FOR: Anthony Coombs
CLUES: Last saw him on Crown Princess 1997.

IS LOOKING FOR: Chris Bennett
CLUES: Last seen on Crown Princess 1997.
E-MAIL: brigette_simpson@mail.com
 

NAME: Steve Reid
MESSAGE: Trying to find Debra & Gordon who I worked with in Ireland, lost all contact details...
E-MAIL: ster58@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Mary Wachter
PRESENTLY IN: Florida
IS LOOKING FOR: Angela Waclawski- Stevens
CLUES: Last seen in council bluffs, ia. ameristar casino
E-MAIL: winnr711@aol.com
 

NAME: Tracey MacIntyre/Wilson
PRESENTLY IN: Johannesburg
IS LOOKING FOR: John and Nicky Bezuidenhout
CLUES: Monte casino 2002, Tanzania?????. Hi to all who know me.
E-MAIL: csh@telkomsa.net
 

NAME: John Logan
MESSAGE: Lookin for m8s who i worked with abroad, u know who u r get in touch.
E-MAIL: jolo21065@excite.com
 

NAME: Ronan Leonard
MESSAGE: Looking for Richard Wilcox from Cardiff. Worked for RCCI before returning to the Uk to become a bookmaker.
E-MAIL: info@blackjackknights.com.au
 

NAME: Neil Lanham
PRESENTLY IN: Cape Town
IS LOOKING FOR: Rita Marsden nee McCafferty.
CLUES: London 1980's
IS LOOKING FOR: James Rickerby.
CLUES: Dudley, Birmingham
E-MAIL: neil@rimco.co.za
 

NAME: Isobel Lanham
PRESENTLY IN: Cape Town
IS LOOKING FOR: Christopher Dare Cooper.
CLUES: Bahamas 1980
E-MAIL: neil@rimco.co.za
 

NAME: Isobel Lanham
PRESENTLY IN: Cape Town
IS LOOKING FOR: Maureen Malone
CLUES: Leicester,  at the Ladbroke Sporting Club 1978.
IS LOOKING FOR: Les Marsden
CLUES: Leicester,  at the Ladbroke Sporting Club 1975.
E-MAIL: neil@rimco.co.za
 

NAME: Lee Hanson
MESSAGE: Hi folks from:- cunard dynasty, R.C.C.L, Budapest, carousel, suncity, Port
elizabeth, Ontario, the grand (Derby)- drop us a line!!
E-MAIL: skinneylee@hotmail.com
 

HELLO FROM!: Clive Beadle
PRESENTLY IN: Lynn Stewart last seen in ireland. Let me no if you are ok.
E-MAIL: clive1965beadle@hotmail.co.uk
 

NAME: Mark Rainford
PRESENTLY IN: Johannesburg
IS LOOKING FOR: Roger Pallett
CLUES: On the docks in Miami.
E-MAIL: jimmyra@tsogosun.com
 

NAME: James Kingdom
PRESENTLY IN: Bees  Nees
IS LOOKING FOR: Matt Lane
CLUES: Last seen in Tel-Aviv 2002 and anybody else that knew me from the old days, Cheers-hic.
E-MAIL: reddragon@tiscali.co.za
 

Q. How many visitors per day check out this section  ?
A. It's somewhere between 120 to 140. This was our log file entry for May 2005.
3933       /meeting/index.htm
Ian
 

NAME: Jeanette Estham
MESSAGE: Anybody out there know what has happened to Rick Taylor ex-cashier at Kingsway casino Southport 1974/5. when the Karanis owned it. Like to hear from him.
E-MAIL: jeanette@jemar.wanadoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Richard Wright
MESSAGE: Hi all out there that know me from the casinos and P & O. Please contact me. jacksonville, florida or contact Mario Eastham jeanette@jemar.wanadoo.co.uk Dad will pass messages on to me. 
E-MAIL: richardiswright@hotmail.com

1/6/2005


 
 
May Messages
6th May
Casino Dealers | General Cashiers | Slot Technicians | Casino Hosts
Gaming floor is very pleased to welcome Carnival Cruise Lines - Casino Division. Their advertisement in our employment section is for positions within their existing fleet and ships shortly entering service. Ian

HELLO FROM!: Steve Mctigue
PRESENTLY IN: Carnival Imagination, still in bloody Miami! Anyone who knows me reply.
E-MAIL: stevehala@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Johann Goosen
PRESENTLY IN: UK
IS LOOKING FOR: Johnny Rademeyer
CLUES: Might still be at the Wild Coast Sun Casino in South Africa!
E-MAIL: gsjoha@aol.com
 

NAME: Scott Campbell Cowan
MESSAGE: Does anyone know the whereabouts of, Alan Turbert (Sun City & Ships) , Lee Hanson (Carousel 94/95).
E-MAIL: ScottCC711@aol.com
 

NAME: Jon Holland
PRESENTLY IN: Canada
IS LOOKING FOR: Stuart Speed
CLUES: Last I heard  working for RCCL. I still owe him $70 from Amsterdam!
E-MAIL: jon_holland@shaw.ca
 

NAME: Mark and Maureen
PRESENTLY IN: South Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: Dicky Donnelly
CLUES: Last seen white water canoeing the zambezi river dodging crocodiles.
E-MAIL: markh@tsogosun.com
 
 

NAME: Helen Collings
MESSAGE: Can someone give me nick n wendy bradleys num, she rang me n i never saved it.  Helen
E-MAIL: collingsnick@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Peter Richardson
PRESENTLY IN: UK
IS LOOKING FOR: Nickos Koutrouki
CLUES: Mauritius, Romania, South America 
E-MAIL: richardson.peter@lineone.net
 

NAME: Jonathan Truelove
PRESENTLY IN: UK
IS LOOKING FOR: David O Donnell, Lee Harkness and anyone else
CLUES: Song of America, Monarch, Legend. 
E-MAIL: jon@helicopterfly.co.uk
 

NAME: Dominic Hordell
PRESENTLY IN: Greece
IS LOOKING FOR: Any old friends.
CLUES: I would love to hear from any old friends I worked with over the years, especially from the time I spent with AA.
E-MAIL: ddhordell@lycos.com
 

NAME: Brendan Purkiss
PRESENTLY IN: Suncoast, Durban
IS LOOKING FOR: Julie Bates my Soulmate.
CLUES: I last knew She was last working in Israel in 2001 -2002
E-MAIL: brandman62@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Gunnar Bonse
PRESENTLY IN: Germany
IS LOOKING FOR: Bryan Castle
CLUES: Cyprus, 2001, australia.

IS LOOKING FOR: Patrick Whitehead
CLUES: Cyprus, 2001, australia.

IS LOOKING FOR: Paul Maynard
CLUES: Cyprus, russia, 2001.
E-MAIL: gunnarbonse@web.de
 

NAME: Nadine Waddell
PRESENTLY IN: Malta
IS LOOKING FOR: Wally and Joan Henderson
CLUES: Wild Coast Sun was the last meeting place about 2001!!!
E-MAIL: awaddell@onvol.net
 

NAME: Wendy Doherty
PRESENTLY IN: Florida
IS LOOKING FOR: Mark Adams
CLUES: thaba nchu sun late 80's
E-MAIL: wendypaterno@bellsouth.net
 

NAME: Brendan Purkiss
PRESENTLY IN: Suncoast in Durban
IS LOOKING FOR: Anyone who knew me in A.dam
CLUES: Last in Amsterdam in 2001
E-MAIL: Brandman62@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Olson Jake
PRESENTLY IN: new mexico
IS LOOKING FOR: herman mc cabe
CLUES: Ute casino in colorado.
E-MAIL: ojake3@excite.com
 

NAME: Kerry Gordon
MESSAGE: Urgently looking for Stewart Sullivan works for Bally in Hannover, I think. (Found)
E-MAIL: kerry@thepeoplegame.co.za
 

NAME: Laureano Rivera
PRESENTLY IN: Arizona
IS LOOKING FOR: JJ Asbury
CLUES: Used to work for Sodak, Casino Arizona, Yavapai Bucky's casino.
E-MAIL: laureanorivera@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Phil Svensen
PRESENTLY IN: South America
IS LOOKING FOR: Hayley Murphy
CLUES: last known working for london clubs
E-MAIL: svensen@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Kerry Gordon
MESSAGE: Looking for Natasha Trotske last known place somewhere in South Africa. (Found)
MESSAGE: Looking for Attie Erasmus last known place Caesars Gauteng. (Found)
MESSAGE: Looking for Katy Alexander somewhere in South Africa.(Found)
E-MAIL: kerry@thepeoplegame.co.za
 

NAME: Dave Hill
PRESENTLY IN: Moscow
IS LOOKING FOR: Janeen "Nutta" Fredricks
CLUES: Last known to be working in Christchurch N.Z.
E-MAIL: dbd11919@yahoo.co.uk
 

HELLO FROM!: Gavin and Marcienne
PRESENTLY IN: Montecasino, Jo'burg South Africa.
Like to hear from all and hope that next year could get together for Wild Coast Sun 25th
anniversary.
E-MAIL: gavincl@tsogosun.com
 

NAME: Kerry Gordon
MESSAGE: Looking for Dave Willard ex Sun Int.(Found)
E-MAIL: kerry@thepeoplegame.co.za
 
 

13th May
 Bluff Magazine - Compimentary European Casino Delivery
www.bluffmagazine.com

Michael Caselli the editor of Poker magazine Bluff invites casino managers and operators across Europe who wish to receive copies of the magazine to get in contact.

Bluff Magazine is Heading To Europe

America’s most popular poker magazine, Bluff, is launching the title in Europe early autumn 2005. Bluff is now identifying terrestrial European casinos to receive a limited number of copies of Bluff Magazine, on an ongoing basis, for distribution in their card rooms. The magazines will be distributed to select terrestrial card rooms free of charge for the benefit of their poker players.

Casino managers interested in receiving Bluff should send an email to bluffeurope@bluffmedia.com. Sample copies are available for those unfamiliar with the title.

HELLO FROM!: Dean Jones
PRESENTLY IN: Looking for old friends from the Society Club Swansea...
E-MAIL: deantjones@yahoo.com
 

HELLO FROM!: Johnny Walker
PRESENTLY IN: Presently working with the UN in Afghanistan would like to hear from old mates from Carnival, AA, Celebrity, Loutraki, Newcastle or London Casinos.
E-MAIL: johnny544@msn.com
 

NAME: Carol Natelson Bertoia
PRESENTLY IN: Palm springs
IS LOOKING FOR: Lia Bigman
CLUES: I last saw Liz when she was working at Texas in Las Vegas, I lost her address, I would love to hear from her. Thanks.
E-MAIL: ray92262@yahoo.com
 

HELLO FROM!: Neels Meyer
PRESENTLY IN: Still at Sun City. Finally found this site, would like to get in touch with any of my many, many great casino friends that I have met over the past 33 years. Please drop us a line
E-MAIL: manexa@sunweb.co.za
 

NAME: zoe
PRESENTLY IN: London
IS LOOKING FOR: john cunningham
CLUES: Inwen court 1996 are you still around ?
E-MAIL: zoeannap@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Debbie Foss
PRESENTLY IN: Portsmouth uk
IS LOOKING FOR: Ian Grant & Stu Muldoon
CLUES: I know stu and ian are both living in israel, but i lost contact with them. Would love to hear from them or anyone who has an e-mail number for either of them..thanks..x
E-MAIL: ucyun1@ntlworld.com
 

NAME: Malcolm Harris
PRESENTLY IN: United Kingdom
IS LOOKING FOR: John Harris
CLUES: Caius School, Shoreham. Lived in Portsmouth last heard of working in South Africa. Father Chemist.  Old Boys Assoc need you. 
E-MAIL: malcolm@dunne.go-plus.net
 

NAME: John Mcloughlin "patch"
PRESENTLY IN: london
IS LOOKING FOR: Rebecca Owen
CLUES: Cunard Countess San Juna 1995/6 approx.
E-MAIL: jjrmcloughlin@hotmail.com
 

NAME: David Jarvis
PRESENTLY IN: Hong Kong
IS LOOKING FOR: Dean Saunders
CLUES: Worked together in Andaman club Ranong. Previously in Loutraki Greece 96.
E-MAIL: ukdaveaway@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Carol Natelson Bertoia
PRESENTLY IN: Palm Springs
IS LOOKING FOR: Kirk Thayer
CLUES: I believe he lives in Las Vegas, he is from North Carolina, and was last seen as a pit boss for the Sahara in Reno. Just want to say hi.
E-MAIL: ray92262@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Ray Bertoia
PRESENTLY IN: California
IS LOOKING FOR: Steve Thornton
CLUES: Met Steve in London. Last saw him in the Bahamas. Then he went to work in Sun City. From there other places in South Africa and maybe Eastern Europe too. Love to catch up on old times.
E-MAIL: ray92262@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Martin Heaney
MESSAGE: Trying to contact an elusive Paul Kerr in Salonika. Is your E-Mail kaput or do I owe you money! Drop me a line before I fly over.
E-MAIL: meheaney@btinternet.com
 

NAME: Luci (Mercer) O'Neill
PRESENTLY IN: Blackpool UK.
IS LOOKING FOR: Leigh Gordon
CLUES: Triangle!!  Last known sighting 2007 Star Princess.
E-MAIL: missusoneill@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Luci O'Neill
PRESENTLY IN: Blackpool UK.
IS LOOKING FOR: Lisa Dennis
CLUES: Last heard from in 2003, was working for Princess Cruise Lines
E-MAIL: missusoneill@yahoo.co.uk
 

HELLO FROM!: David Roberts
PRESENTLY IN: Presently employed at the Gala Golden Horseshoe in London. Have previously worked in Southend, Loutraki, Las Vegas, Lytham St Annes, Curacao, Liverpool, Poland, Sun City, Lesotho and Southport.
E-MAIL: deckerd@f2s.com
 

NAME: Jon Hobday
MESSAGE: Hello all! Now working in Poi Pet, great place to be! Anyone have any news on who will get the contracts for Singapore then let me know, please!!!! Well hope everyone is doing good. Anyone who knows me drop me a line! 
E-MAIL: jobday@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Russell Clark
PRESENTLY IN: South Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: Malcolm Burns
CLUES: Last heard Malcolm and his wife left South Africa to settle in the Philippines.
E-MAIL: rclark@thecaledon.co.za
 

NAME: Ray Bertoia
PRESENTLY IN: California
IS LOOKING FOR: Nick Walker
CLUES: Tall ginger haired person, last seen working for Casino Brno in the Czech Republic. Possibly back in England, but unknown. Love to hear from him.
E-MAIL: ray92262@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Loraine Dalton
MESSAGE: Just heard about John Lawson. Deepest sympathy to his family.
E-MAIL: daltonilm@btinternet.com
 

NAME: Chris van der Merwe
MESSAGE: Does anyone have any info on upgrade kits for Glory CCR 10 coin counters, to assist in the cooling of the machines. If so please contact me via email.
E-MAIL: chris@gardenroutecasino.co.za
 

NAME: Vincent Teh
MESSAGE: For future fam trip to Casino de Genting, Malaysia or for any networking/biz
communication, please do not hesitate contact me.
E-MAIL: hcteh@genting.com.my
 

NAME: David Leathem -  wales
PRESENTLY IN: Spain
IS LOOKING FOR: old buddies, david dove, david swainston.
CLUES: last seen 25 years ago. london, uk
E-MAIL: cornellyarms@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Gary Burgess & Gordon Craig
PRESENTLY IN: Australia
ARE LOOKING FOR: Derek Youngman
CLUES: Last seen in Africa,1984.Possibly went to India or England.
E-MAIL: gillandgaryb@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Alex de Lima (Velleman)
PRESENTLY IN: Perth
IS LOOKING FOR: Yasmin Gent
CLUES: Last heard from before she went to Suriname, sometime in 2000.
E-MAIL: alexdelima@hotmail.com

1/5/2005

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