My Life

The Controversial Quiz

Who’d have thought that running a quiz would be so eventful? I’ve been running quizzes for more years than I can remember. From only 1 player in a local pub to crowds of over a hundred. Pubs, clubs, wooden sheds and  coach trips. One or two charity quizzes but mainly just fun nights for a […]

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My Life in Music

Music has always been part of my life. The early years were dominated by the choices of my parents , predominately my mother, and other family members. Tammy Wynette, Billy Jo Spears and Elvis Presley with a drop of Glen Campbell, Jim Reeves and other country stars would blast out of our Freeman’s Catalogued Hi-Fi […]

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Goodbye Cinram

Wow I love the Internet. I just found the letter I emailed to my old employers back in 2004 after I left in controversial circumstances. I spent well over eight years at Cinram so I thought I’d better send you all a goodbye message. It does go on but please keep reading as I’m sure […]

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My Father’s Eulogy

This is the eulogy I wrote for my father’s funeral which took place on Monday 14th January 2012 Terence James Versey My father, Terry, or TV as I’ll refer to him for the rest of the eulogy, was the first born of Francis and Mary Versey who were known to all as Jimmy and Molly. […]

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Back in 1997 I was living with the old man in a council bungalow in Trimley. One Saturday in October I was asked to host a music quiz for Walton United Football Club (before they were sold down the river). I used my charm on my supervisor and managed to leave work a couple of […]

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Cinram World Cup

I’m not much of a sportsman. Being a bit fat and blind in my left eye doesn’t help. But I do try! When I worked at Cinram we had a couple of football trips to France. The first trip coincided with the world cup in 1998. Training sessions were arranged and I managed to avoid […]

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Memories – Part 1

When people talk about childhood memories what is it we are actually remembering? Real life facts or memories that others have talked about? In this piece I’ll try and relay some of my earliest memories and relay some of my life growing up in the 70’s and 80’s on a run down council estate in […]

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My Sporting Achievements

Causton Hawks v Colneis @ Colneis circa 1979 This was my full debut for Causton Hawks. They were formed as a team for the boys who had no real football ability. Walton Colts were the side the good players played for. I was 5th or 6th choice for the Hawks. One Saturday I was told I was […]

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World Record Holder?

I once was a world record holder. Yes you read it right. Me who has never set the world alight was the best in the world at something. I bet you’re guessing what feat I excelled at and many of you will assume it’s an eating world record. Most pies in 3 minutes or baked […]

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