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Saturday, December 31, 2011

Ghostly Encounter?

OK, I know he lived to 100, and died over 8 years ago, but I saw Bob Hope at the shops today.

No, not that Bob Hope. The Bob Hope was born in Eltham, part of the London Borough of Greenwich. The Bob Hope I saw was born in the north of England, he only lives in Greenwich.

I worked with him at Kidbrooke School, also in the London Borough of Greenwich. He's retired now, having taught at the school for decades, and the closest he came to the Hollywood of his namesake was teaching this man:

Because Jude Law went to Kidbrooke Shool.

And of course, Jamie Oliver did his School Dinners programme there.

No wonder Americans think all the English know each other.

3 comments:

vikeau said...

Phew, I was getting a little worried about you there for a moment val.

Nantz said...

Big fan of Jamie Oliver...appreciated his coming to the States to try and improve our gluttony known as eating over here. Trying to save lives by eating better...especially the kids in school. Good on him!

JoJo said...

That's OK Val, people think everyone on Cape Cod knows each other too.

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