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  • Dusty room warning!
  • Premier Icon leondemille
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    When you need a reminder that not everyone is a self serving entitled person!

    Premier Icon pondo
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    Outstanding.

    Premier Icon BigJohn
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    Wonderful. Truly wonderful.

    Premier Icon Philby
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    Very moving… it got a little dusty here.

    Premier Icon theotherjonv
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    the video only gives part of the story too – when Esther asks if anyone owes their life to Sir Nicholas, about 2 dozen of the audience stand up.

    But then it goes on, and everyone else in the audience that night if not directly one of his children, are the children or grandchildren of the kids he saved.

    And he never thought to mention it until his wife found the records he’d kept in the loft 50 years later.

    Premier Icon Ambrose
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    One of the world’s best people.

    Premier Icon irc
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    A good clip here. What an achievement. Working as a stockbroker during the day. Saving hundreds of kids after work. Forging travel documents. Beating red tape.

    Has the above clip without the added background music.

    Premier Icon frankconway
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    Nicholas Winton – such a wonderful person.

    Premier Icon Poopscoop
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    Wow.
    Yeah, a little dusty here I must confess.

    Premier Icon matt_outandabout
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    The like button doesn’t go far enough sometimes.

    Premier Icon avdave2
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    A post to keep this at the top of the page where it belongs

    Premier Icon supernova
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    FFS I’ve got to go to the garage now and act like I know what I’m talking about with puffy eyes.

    Premier Icon joshvegas
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    -You lot need to man up.

    Theres hee haw dust here just a good honest cry. I have seen that clip loads of times and it gets me everytime.

    If he can shed a tear i am sure you lot can also admit it.

    Premier Icon leffeboy
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    yeah, got me too.  I’m also glad it was Esther Rantzen doing the program as well as she does it so well

    Premier Icon rascal
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    Crikey.

    Premier Icon Oblongbob
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    Bloody hell. What a guy. What a story. I hadn’t heard it before. I hope there are others like him just now, as the world sadly really needs it.

    Premier Icon richmtb
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    Thats such a wonderful story, thanks for sharing

    Premier Icon sharkbait
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    Oh b******* 😰
    👏

    Premier Icon scud
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    There was a horrible fact someone posted yesterday, that if you read out the name of someone murdered in the Holocaust once a minute, you’d still be doing it 11 years later…

    Premier Icon SaxonRider
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    I just opened this thread – being a little late to the party – and holy smokes. I’m glad I did. Words aren’t enough. Thanks for posting.

    Premier Icon grum
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    Got me too. I’d never heard of him, what an amazing story.

    The fact he never mentioned it to anyone is kind of mind-boggling. His modern-day counterpart would have live-streamed what he was doing on instagram stories and been immediately arrested. 😛

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