Now living in Clun, Shropshire, Bairnsfather continued penning Old Bill
at the start of World War Two, but was not asked to help with the British war effort.
Leaving Old Bill
outside to wonder geographically where the wet canteen might be, if there was one, I entered the Adjutant's office to report myself.
The model of Old Bill
sold recently with an estimate of PS30-40 but realised PS120.
The League Cup Pairs produced a couple of shock results with Division Two outfit Greville Arrows winning 12-3 against First Division opponents Old Bill
and Bull, and another Second Division side, Highwood KB, beating Division One's Highwood 10 -5.
THE preliminary round of the Presidents Cup was on the fixture card for the Forest of Arden Winter League and winning through to the firstround proper were Sheldon Flights, Highwood, Riley's Red Arrows and Old Bill
and Bull, who in turn beat Sheldon Arrows, Greville Arrows, Chelmsley Town and Highwood KB.
did, accidentally, trigger alarm bells at the Queen's Office, which from then on demanded that birth certificates should be supplied before a birthday telegram was sent.
His classic 1915 picture of two unhappy soldiers in a shell hole and the remark 'Well if you knows of a better 'ole, go to it' remains one of the most famous cartoons and his walrus-moustached, overweight British tommy known as Old Bill
became a cult figure.
IMAGINE getting stopped and breathalysed by the Old Bill
after knocking back a bottle of vodka.
Ken and his wife, Audrey, were unable to attend the match at the Old Bill
& Bull due to a car accident.
LOOKS like former Birds of a Feather star Pauline Quirke has got herself into a spot of bother with the Old Bill
Fox said he opposed retaining the law firm because it wanted its old bill
paid first, but Snow said it was Fox's suggestion to hire the law firm.
Crown stayed in touch with the leaders winning 5-4 at Old Bill
and Bull to remain four points adrift with a game in hand.