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2016 Forum Awards

Postby mr cambo » Sat Dec 03, 2016 6:40 am

Where's the year gone! Either way, it's that time of the year again to decide who is worthy of a Cambos gong?

1. What was your highlight of the year?

2. Who gets your vote for the ‘Anton Du Beke entertainment personality of the year’ award?

3. Who is your overall sports personality of the year?

4. Who is your band / artist(s) of the year?

5. Who is the most overrated band or artist in the world at the moment?

6. What have been your top albums of the year?

7. What have been your top tracks of the year?

8. What’s been your best live event (music, sport, stage, tour, anything)?

9. Favourite program(s) on TV and/or favourite film?

10. What has been your drink of the year? (sponsored by Lidl)

11. Boozer of the year (location, not person!)

12. What has been your biggest disappointment / let-down of the year?

13. Who is your funny man/woman of the year?
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Re: 2016 Forum Awards

Postby mr cambo » Sat Dec 03, 2016 7:05 am

1. What was your highlight of the year?
Glastonbury, LFC, and Death By Custard 4 >> viewtopic.php?f=4&t=394

2. Who gets your vote for the ‘Anton Du Beke entertainment personality of the year’ award?
Jurgen Klopp

3. Who is your overall sports personality of the year?
Jurgen Klopp

4. Who is your band / artist(s) of the year?
SOULS, Albert Man, & Michael Kiwanuka

5. Who is the most overrated band or artist in the world at the moment?
Justin Bieber

6. What have been your top albums of the year?
SOULS - Release
Albert Man - Cheap Suit

7. What have been your top tracks of the year?
Everything on my CD :D

8. What’s been your best live event (music, sport, stage, tour, anything)?
The tours, The King Blues & Mercury Rev at Glastonbury, and if we can include stuff since the last awards... my 50th birthday bash.

9. Favourite program(s) on TV and/or favourite film?
The Crown
Narcos
The Missing - 2
Would I Lie To You
Line Of Duty - 3
The Oasis Supersonic documentary

10. What has been your drink of the year? (sponsored by Lidl)
Stella or Peroni [no mention of Guinness??!!!!! :shock: Ed]

11. Boozer of the year (location, not person!)
The Garibaldi & The Horn, St Albans, and the majority of our touring pubs.

12. What has been your biggest disappointment / let-down of the year?
The mud at Glastonbury, and The Fall - 3

13. Who is your funny man/woman of the year?
Noel & Liam (Supersonic), and Brydon, Mitchell, and Mack (Would I Lie to You)

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Re: 2016 Forum Awards

Postby Mick Dublin » Sat Dec 03, 2016 6:18 pm

1. What was your highlight of the year?
Our holiday in Japan.

2. Who gets your vote for the ‘Anton Du Beke entertainment personality of the year’ award?
Anton Du Beke

3. Who is your overall sports personality of the year?
The Leeds fans at the Fulham game.

4. Who is your band / artist(s) of the year?
Todd Terje again, but also Cavern Of Anti-Matter, Justice and The Church of When the Shit Hits the Fan

5. Who is the most overrated band or artist in the world at the moment?
Coldplay, U2, as usual

6. What have been your top albums of the year?
Woman by Justice, Blood Drums by Cavern of Anti-Matter and TCOWTSHTF by The Church of When the Shit Hits the Fan

7. What have been your top tracks of the year?
See my CD!

8. What’s been your best live event (music, sport, stage, tour, anything)?
The Damned at The Royal Albert Hall was one of the best gigs I’ve ever been to. Just magnificent. The Tours were superb fun too.

9. Favourite program(s) on TV and/or favourite film?
The Crown
House of Cards
Walking Dead
The Fall
Chef’s Table
Prime Japan
Midnight Diner

10. What has been your drink of the year? (sponsored by Lidl)
Oliver’s Island Ale, Majestic's own brand Prosecco and Billacourt Salmon NV Champagne (only £50 a bottle!)

11. Boozer of the year (location, not person!)
The Club in Dalkey, where I grew up, and The Railway Tavern in Tulse Hill

12. What has been your biggest disappointment / let-down of the year?
Brexit and Trump.

13. Who is your funny man/woman of the year?
Her Indoors
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Re: 2016 Forum Awards

Postby Leeds And Proud » Tue Dec 06, 2016 11:59 am

Calling M. Benn & Assocs.

Erm, the clue is in the thread title.....2016 Forum Awards

and if we can include stuff since the last awards... my 50th birthday bash


Question 1: Why didn't you include this last year, ie delay your nominations?

Question 2: If you can include this can I include my 5th birthday party because the cake was nice?

Question 3: Can we have a new category called "Stuff We Want To Dredge Up From The Past"?

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Re: 2016 Forum Awards

Postby cossie(LUFC) » Tue Dec 06, 2016 12:32 pm

Waiting for legal judgement otherwise Leeds winning the 1972 FA Cup will feature...
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Re: 2016 Forum Awards

Postby Mick Dublin » Tue Dec 06, 2016 12:41 pm

I'm thinking of a certain occasion with an equally unskilled young lady in October 1978
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Re: 2016 Forum Awards

Postby Leeds And Proud » Tue Dec 06, 2016 5:10 pm

Here we go

1. What was your highlight of the year? Pearl Jam in Toronto (night 1 was epic) and sea fishing in Florida

2. Who gets your vote for the ‘Anton Du Beke entertainment personality of the year’ award? Bruno Tonioli

3. Who is your overall sports personality of the year? A toss up, literally, between Paige Spiranac and Pontus Jansson

4. Who is your band / artist(s) of the year? The Kut and Queen Kwong

5. Who is the most overrated band or artist in the world at the moment? Robbie Williams

6. What have been your top albums of the year? Pearl Jam Toronto 1 and 2 bootlegs

7. What have been your top tracks of the year? Travis – Idlewild, The Kut – Alekhine’s Gun

8. What’s been your best live event (music, sport, stage, tour, anything)? I can’t include the moon landing or Queen Victoria's funeral so it has to be LUFC at Norwich

9. Favourite program(s) on TV and/or favourite film? Barcelona Bad Boys

10. What has been your drink of the year? (sponsored by Lidl) Shipyard IPA

11. Boozer of the year (location, not person!) O’Grady’s Tap & Grill on College, Toronto

12. What has been your biggest disappointment / let-down of the year? England at Euro 2016 and Starsha Lee’s chest

13. Who is your funny man/woman of the year? Bradley Walsh
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Re: 2016 Forum Awards

Postby Leeds And Proud » Tue Dec 06, 2016 5:16 pm

Hang on a minute, they're all at it!!!!

3. Who is your overall sports personality of the year?
The Leeds fans at the Fulham game


That game was played on October 21st 2015!!!!!!!!
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Re: 2016 Forum Awards

Postby Mick Dublin » Tue Dec 06, 2016 6:36 pm

Yeah, I've just realised that, it felt like it was like March or something. Plus I mentioned it in last year's awards of the year, didn't I? Just goes to prove how utterly great Leeds are! (Crawler - Ed)
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Re: 2016 Forum Awards

Postby cossie(LUFC) » Thu Dec 15, 2016 9:34 am

mr cambo wrote:Where's the year gone! Either way, it's that time of the year again to decide who is worthy of a Cambos gong?

1. What was your highlight of the year?
Didn't realise it at the time but LUFC appointing Garry Monk

2. Who gets your vote for the ‘Anton Du Beke entertainment personality of the year’ award?
Little Micky Gove

3. Who is your overall sports personality of the year?
Pontus Jansson

4. Who is your band / artist(s) of the year?
Pretty Vicious (what I've heard)

5. Who is the most overrated band or artist in the world at the moment?
Usual...Mumford, Coldplay, Leon

6. What have been your top albums of the year?
NMA came back with a cracking album called 'Winter'

7. What have been your top tracks of the year?
'Spit it out' - Slaves
'Adore' - Savages
'Cave Song' - Pretty Vicious

8. What’s been your best live event (music, sport, stage, tour, anything)?
The Glast,
Savages at the Roundhouse

9. Favourite program(s) on TV and/or favourite film?
Season 2 'Missing'
Season 3 'Peaky Blinders'
'The Night Manager'
'National Treasure'


10. What has been your drink of the year? (sponsored by Lidl)
red red wine you make me feel so fine

11. Boozer of the year (location, not person!)
The Roebuck - Hampton Hill

12. What has been your biggest disappointment / let-down of the year?
The Fall series 3
England at Euro 2016


13. Who is your funny man/woman of the year?
Stewart Lee
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Re: 2016 Forum Awards

Postby Major Tom » Sun Jan 01, 2017 9:46 am

1. What was your highlight of the year?

My holibobs in Vancouver & Seattle. Especially visits to Grouse, Whistler - and watching Palace play The Whitecaps;-)

2. Who gets your vote for the ‘Anton Du Beke entertainment personality of the year’ award?

Alan Pardew for that dance at Wembley.

3. Who is your overall sports personality of the year?

Andy Murray

4. Who is your band / artist(s) of the year?

Bowie

5. Who is the most overrated band or artist in the world at the moment?

Ed Sheeran.

6. What have been your top albums of the year?

Blackstar - Bowie
Second Love - Emmy The Great
Night Thoughts - Suede
Not To Disapear - Daughter
Everybody's Been Dying To Meet You - Flowers

7. What have been your top tracks of the year?

Like Kids - Suede
One Way Glass - Innerspace Orchestra
Lazarus - Bowie

8. What’s been your best live event (music, sport, stage, tour, anything)?

Palace v Watford - Cup Semi Final.

9. Favourite program(s) on TV and/or favourite film?

Trapped
The Disapearance

10. What has been your drink of the year? (sponsored by Lidl)

Tea.

11. Boozer of the year (location, not person!)

The Ship

12. What has been your biggest disappointment / let-down of the year?

Brexit - Primarily the low level of debate that went on around it.

13. Who is your funny man/woman of the year?

Beck's Neighbour.
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