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Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.3.01   14-Aug-2019

As I'm starting the final pages in Section F I am having a bit of a sort out. I'm adding a few little bits into the Golly Guide as I find them so you can expect a few mini updates over the next few days. Today I'm not actually adding anything to Section F... instead it's the Golly ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.3.00   03-Aug-2019

Good luck to all those attending next weekend's Sunday Lunch Club (10/11 August 2019), and taking part in the Big Croquet Championship on the Saturday. A number of new badge designs have been created for the day. Full details have now been added to the Golly Guide. In addition, Section W has ..... Read more »

01-AUG-19: FB UPDATE   01-Aug-2019

FB Golly Update 1-AUG-19  - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - UPDATE No. 36. Monthly update on progress of the Golly reference material and other topics for 1-Aug-19…  This month I’ve taken a bit of a break from Golly related activities so there has been few updates. I have ..... Read more »

01-JUL-19: FB UPDATE   01-Jul-2019

FB Golly Update 1-JUL-19  - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - UPDATE No. 35. Monthly update on progress of the Golly reference material and other topics for 1-Jul-19…  June has seen little publicised activity on the Golly Guide updates, although a number of formatting and layout ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.2.24   06-Jun-2019

Images of all ‘Get It In Glass’ button badges included. Although only one of these shows the Robertson's Golly, they are all shown in the Tin Button section for completeness. There are believed to be 7 in total. --- ..... Read more »

01-JUN-19: FB UPDATE   01-Jun-2019

FB Golly Update 1-JUN-19  - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - UPDATE No. 34. Monthly update on progress of the Golly reference material and other topics for 1-Jun-19…  The main news this month is the price reduction of the online Golly Guide. As the majority of our initial setup ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.2.23   31-May-2019

An unofficial postcard of four Golly balloons exists which was reproduced from a watercolour by Nigel Milton. This was produced as a limited edition of 500 postcards in 1996. It has since been discovered that three similar watercolours were produced by the same artist. These are shown in the Golly ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.2.22   30-May-2019

'Original badge Cards' have been used since the prewar era to pin the badges onto ready for issuing out. They are mainly from the prewar period but some post-war badges are also known to have been issued on these cards. Two main types of card were used: the first is listed in the Guide as ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.2.21   29-May-2019

Recently we published details of all Company Accounts and Chairman's Reports which we know about. These are listed as [F6] which is on page 2 in Section F. These are difficult items to find as they were not distributed amongst Golly badge collectors so the majority issued were not retained. To ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.2.20   29-May-2019

Today we have added a new Paper Application Form to the Guide. Similar to an existing one [B11-9a1] however it has 'RASPBERRY spelt correctly. ..... Read more »