Meeting point/Message board ARCHIVES

 

September & October 2009
July and August 2009November and December 2009


October MessagesYou lookin at me ?

NAME: angelo
MESSAGE: did anyone knows something about an american company that want to buy casinos in the french part of switzerland?
EMAIL: angelonacucchi@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Frances Campbell
MESSAGE: hi to anyone that remembers me from south africa 1985-1994 Sun City, Comores and Morula Sun. I am moving back to south africa in january to work in the free state!! with rozie evans who you might also remember from south africa!! if you want to check out the website its www.franshoek.co.za get in touch be great to hear from anyone. hope everyone is well and enjoying life xx.
EMAIL: campbell_frankie@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Peter D
MESSAGE: Anybody in the Know in Macau? Is a SJM & Melco merger the best if the inevitable happens?? The Son looks positive and forward looking, western educated and not afraid of technological or operational  improvements..Hmm.
EMAIL: peitd@yahoo.com - email problem  Ian
 

27/10 job listing...
Experienced Cashiers - Mazagan Resort, Morocco.
 

NAME: nick shaw
PESENTLY IN: spain
IS SEARCHING FOR: andy powers
THE CLUES ARE...: moscow the crazy years in Jacko's bar
EMAIL: cewnick@hotmail.com
 

Thought I would share this with you :)
NAME: Colin Skelton
MESSAGE: Hi Ian,
I think I am like many people,  I go on Gaming floor 2 or 3 times a week, mainly to check out people I may know but never think to acknowledge you for what you have done over the years. Yes I use facebook as well, but Gamingfloor is still one of a kind.
From one of the normally silent majority. Thank you, Colin
 

26/10 job listings...
Experienced Casino Dealers - Alea Leeds
Experienced Dealers - Sporting Emporium, Dublin.
 

NAME: Richard Tampin
MESSAGE: Somebody hacked my facebook account, and some rotter is on there now being a scoundrel. I've closed it down (I think), so if anybody needs to get hold of me use the e-mail. Sorry if you've got a virus on your computer, really nothing to do with me.
EMAIL: richardtampin@hotmail.com
 

22/10 job listings...
General Manager - Rank Newcastle.
Slots Technical Manager & Marketing Executive - Sunny Group. Caribbean based.
Casino Director/Dyrektor Kasyna - Olympic Casino Poland.
 

NAME: Lee and Deanna Hanson
PRESENTLY IN: Winnipeg
MESSAGE: To all that remember me - we had a baby boy on Oct 14th - Daxton Lee Alexander Hanson / 8lb 1oz. Both Baby and mother are doing well.
EMAIL: hansonl@mlc.mb.ca
May be a problem with this email address.  Ian
 

NAME: Peter Robinson
MESSAGE: Does anyone have the e-mail address of Connie Bosworth, owner of Highseas Entertainment in Greece please !!!
EMAIL: circusscouser@yahoo.co.uk
 
 

G2E free Exhibit entry

www.globalgamingexpo.com/?appname=100490&moduleid=0&campaignid=61497379
Click on online registration and then use the standard registration form.
Should work until at least the 29th.
Ian
 

NAME: Leo Butterfield
IS SEARCHING FOR: trying to trace my dad, can anyone help ?
THE CLUES ARE...: My name is leo butterfield, trying to find my birth father david little, the only info i have is he worked at the playboy uk, curly hair, he was english, drove a purple vw beach buggy. If anyone can help i would be very grateful. he would be in his 60's. i think he was a croupier. No photos.
EMAIL: dianeandleo1@blueyonder.co.uk

additional info...
"he was 5.9 dark curly hair. slim build, was a dice dealer. worked in charlie chesters early 70s- 74ish, worked for playboy england 75 for 6 months, day craps shift, went to freeport bahamas 76 then came back to uk 77, worked in the victoria sports club/ park tower. Hung round with a jack dyer. thank you to everyone who has helped and given me so much inofrmation from the bottom off my heart"  leo
 
 

Name of Website: Singaporedice.com
Adress(URL): www.singaporedice.com
Description: THE One-Stop Information Point For The Integrated Resorts-Cum-Casinos & Tourism In Singapore
Your name: Donn Richard
Email: donnrichard@singaporedice.com
Interesting !
 

Name: mark payne
Find me on...: facebook
email: markpayney@hotmail.co.uk
 

NAME: paula hughes
MESSAGE: how very sad to hear about our good mate mike, condolences to mikes family, remembering mike in the wild coast sun late 80s early 90s. xxxx
EMAIL: paula.rivera@sky.com
 

FYI - Ian
Your Name: Holger Aulenbach
Email: marketing@presidententerprises.com
Comments: Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,
We proudly announce the auction poker of the project and the domain
name casinos.de scheduled October 15 - October 22nd 2009.
Please take a look at the demo on www.casinos.de
Holger Aulenbach
President Enterprises
 

NAME: ian epps
IS SEARCHING FOR: rachel castle.
EMAIL: ijeppsthfc@hotmail.com
 

NAME: iain mcfadyen
MESSAGE: sorry to hear about Mike Sheils, i had the pleasure to work with him at Wild Coast Sun.Condolences to Michelle and family.
EMAIL: iainsabina@hotmail.com
 

Name of Website: Croupier Forum
Adress(URL): www.croupierforum.co.uk
Description: A forum for croupiers
Your name: Steve Shaw
Email: contact@croupierforum.co.uk
Not alot there at the moment.
 

NAME: Helene Uys
MESSAGE: My heartfelt condolences to Mikes family.
EMAIL: huys777@yahoo.co.uk

9/10 job listings...
Trained Dealers x 2 - Plymouth. Grosvenor Casinos
Experienced Dealers/Croupiers - Sheffield Grosvenor Casino.
 

NAME: dave bethell
MESSAGE: was one of original sun city staff flew out 79 left late 82 i think .flat no c12 flat mate was frances mcclaren then graham lonie then alan dewing.
EMAIL: davecatrade@hotmail.com


Reunions reminder...
Next Reunion in Las Vegas will coincide with G2E
Wednesday, 18th. Nov. 2009
McMullan's Irish Pub.

Next Reunion in London will coincide with IGE
Tuesday, 26th. Jan. 2010
Prince of Teck
Earls Court Road.

www.casinoreunions.com

Name: lee oldale
Find me on...: Facebook.
email: leeoldale@googlemail.com
 

2/10 job listings...
Dealers - Soul Casino, Aberdeen.
Slot Managers - Storm International - Various European locations
Senior Cashier - Grand Casino Brussels
Assistant Trainer - Manchester.
 

NAME: Isabella and Georgina Simmons
PRESENTLY IN: London England
MESSAGE: Like to hear from long lost friends at home in S.A.
EMAIL: igsimmons@webmail.co.za
 

NAME: Jacqui Edwards
MESSAGE: Very Sorry to hear the news about Mike Shiels, he was a very nice man.
My condolences to Michelle and family.
EMAIL: majaqduo@hotmail.co.uk

1/10/2009


 
 
September MessagesYou lookin at me ?
Most recent messages are at the top.

Name: Ronald Pieles aka (Andy Andrews)
Find me on...: Facebook
email: ronald@pieles.co.uk
 

NAME: Bob Needham
MESSAGE: Very sad to hear about Mike Shiels he was a friend condolences to Michelle.
EMAIL: need@netactive.co.za
 

NAME: Jimmy & Anne Howard
MESSAGE: Both very upset about the news on Mike. Our heartfelt condolences to his family and loved ones. Prayers to request them comfort at this time.
EMAIL: jshoward777@btinternet.com
 

NAME: mario and jeanette eastham
MESSAGE: we just got back from the Canary Isles and we're shocked to find out about Mike Shields....he was a great guy...all our sympathies to Family and Friends.. What a loss again to one of our great Buddies.
Mario Eastham.
EMAIL: m-eastham@sky.com
 

NAME: Karen Steyn
PESENTLY IN: Durban
IS SEARCHING FOR: Rory Phillps
THE CLUES ARE...: Thaba Nchu Sun as well as Naledi and Wild Coast. 1989.
EMAIL: kaysteyn@gmail.com
 

NAME: Carl Farrell
MESSAGE: Sorry to hear about Mike - one of gamings characters and will be sorely missed. I worked with Mike in the Wild coast sun back in the late 80's early 90's and we had a blast there. condolencies to Michelle and family. R.I.P.
EMAIL: outofcyprus@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Steve Thornton
MESSAGE: Heartfelt appologies to Mike's memory. I last worked with Mike at the Wild Coast; not Sun City. Old and upset don't make good friends.
Sorry Mike. R.I.P.  Steve.
EMAIL: stevethornton555@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Carole Ann Rice
MESSAGE: I'm deeply saddened to hear about Mike's passing. I have many fond memories and pics of our crazy party days at Wild Coast Sun, my condolences to Mike's family. R.I.P my friend.
EMAIL: scottishdiva@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Wayne Phillpotts
MESSAGE: The sadness i feel on the passing of MIKE SHIELS.I spent 7 weeks on Safari with Mike in 1988 and what a time we had.God Bless Mate and rest in peace.
Condolences to Michelle & Family
EMAIL: waynenazan@hotmail.com
 

Gaming floor is now on Twitter.
Struggling to see the point (Twaddle.com would seem more appropiate) but I've opened an account anyway. http://twitter.com/Gamingfloor

As you'll see we have more sad news from the gaming world at the moment. If you have some good news though - births, marriages  etc... please feel free to also send that on using one of the form buttons above. Ian
 

NAME: Eddie Plaskett
MESSAGE: Sorry to hear of the untimely passing of Mike Shiels, he will be sadly missed. My condolonces to his family.
EMAIL: eddieplaskett@gmail.com
 

NAME: Steve & Michelle Thornton
MESSAGE: So sad to hear of the tragic passing of Mike Sheils. Another Sun City veteran. Condolences to his family. R.I.P. Steve & Michelle.
EMAIL: stevethornton555@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Scott & Julie Campbell Cowan
MESSAGE: Sorry to hear about the passing of Mike Shiels. God bless and rest in peace. Condolences to his family.
EMAIL: ScottCC711@aol.com
 

NAME: Robert Pitman
PESENTLY IN: Montreal
IS SEARCHING FOR: Mathew Turner
THE CLUES ARE...: was last seen in Greece.
EMAIL: neardarkp@netscape.net
 


NAME: Stuart Boddy
MESSAGE: Sorry to say that Mike Shiels was killed on monday night on his way home from work at Morula Sun casino. Memorial service will be held on.
Tuesday,  22nd September 2009, 13h 30.
The Morula Sun, Club 7 / Leseding.
Thoughts to Michelle and family. Another great guy gone.
EMAIL: stuartcasino@hotmail.com

 

NAME: Dave Pritchard
MESSAGE: So sad to hear my good mate MIKE SHIELS has been killed in a car accident in Pretoria, South Africa. Mike served Sun International for over 20 years, and was Godfather to my son.
He'll be missed.
EMAIL: davepritchard777@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Mike Stephen
MESSAGE: Deeply regret to announce the untimely passing of Mike Shiels in a car crash early this morning (15/09/09). Deepest sympathies to those he left behind.
EMAIL: michael.stephen@za.suninternational.com
 

NAME: Ruben Gooranah
MESSAGE: It is with great sadness that I have to announce the passing of Mike Shiels, Casino Manager of Morula Casino and Hotel. Mike was invloved in a car accident in the early hours of Monday 14th September.
EMAIL: ruben.gooranah@za.suninternational.com
 

NAME: Ros Wilson
IS SEARCHING FOR: Chris Abel
THE CLUES ARE...: Manchester
EMAIL: rozcruising@yahoo.co.uk
PS: I'm also on Facebook.
 

NAME: Julie Campbell Cowan
MESSAGE: To those who know "Scotty Dog", I would just like to say how proud I am of my husband. He has recently completed an MBA.
EMAIL: ScottCC711@aol.com
 

Name: Asian Casinos Symposium 2009
Link: www.tun.sg
email: info@tun.sg
 

NAME: Wayne Phillpotts
PESENTLY IN: Blighty
IS SEARCHING FOR: Gordon Fergus.
THE CLUES ARE...: Interpol
EMAIL: waynenazan@hotmail.com
 

NAME: John Lindsay
MESSAGE: Trying to find Bobby Henderson. Lost your number again. T.T.F.N.
EMAIL: johnlindsay66@hotmail.com
Problem with this email address ?  Ian
 

NAME: Ken Morriss
MESSAGE: I'm currently Dir. of Casino Op's in Panama and I'm looking for some used Abbiati Roulette Tables. Does anyone know of any available ?
EMAIL: kmorriss@vwgrand.com
 

NAME: Irene Jamieson
PESENTLY IN: Canada
IS SEARCHING FOR: Alex Kyriakides
THE CLUES ARE...: Zahle and Beirut Lebanon, where are you beautiful lady?
EMAIL: irenejames@shaw.ca
 

9/9 job listing...
Experienced Casino Staff - Jasmine Court & Viola Hill. N. Cyprus
Experienced Dealers - Genting Coventry - Mint & Maxims
Erfahrene Croupier - Casino Zürichsee. Switzerland
Dealers- Cavan Casino Club. Ireland
 

NAME: Karen Visser
PESENTLY IN: Durban
IS SEARCHING FOR: Craig Dobson
THE CLUES ARE...: Fom the KZN South Coast
EMAIL: kaysteyn@gmail.com
 

NAME: Anel Mostert
PESENTLY IN: Kenya
IS SEARCHING FOR: Bob Sweeney
THE CLUES ARE...: Tanzania, Moscow.
EMAIL: anel@millionairescasino.co.ke
 

3/9 job listing...
General Manager - Princess Casinos. Macedonia.
 

NAME: Wayne Phillpotts
PESENTLY IN: Blighty
IS SEARCHING FOR: Tony Hare
THE CLUES ARE...: Last seen in Tel Aviv bus station.
IS SEARCHING FOR: Phil Egerton
THE CLUES ARE...: last seen in the Transkie in SA in 1989.
EMAIL: waynenazan@hotmail.com
 

1/9 job listing...
Experienced Croupiers (4) - Gala Casino, Gibraltar.
 

NAME: Tony Gerrard
MESSAGE: Anyone from Sun City in the 80's know where to find everyone on Facebook ?
EMAIL: tonygerrard1961@yahoo.com

Addendum: Ian, Thanks for putting up the message have been contacted by loads from our Sun City days, nice to hear from everyone and even though I got most on Facebook I still use your site very often.
 

1/9/2009

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