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  • the Mythical or Legendendry Timothy Timms AKA the wife killer/Child Killer the story go`s that he threw kids off Manor Farm Bridge in front of Trains
  • the wife killer..the legendry Timothy Timms.....he also threw kids off the bridge in front of trains.......dont no if he really existed but the myth lives on
  • Sean Duggan , Dave Allen & Kiera Duggan ( all famous residents of Norbury )had a pint with Tony Adams , Nigel Winterbourn & Ian Wright Wright Wright in The Lord Napier on Beaulah Rd. Also saw David Pleat driving around the Norbury Park at 10 pm doing 4mph. Covington Gardens is a local haunt for the local Italian Mafia who often have their meetings at No. 15 (horses head brigade )
  • Dave the skinhead Gooner who worked in the lockshop next to the old bill mad as f**k
  • the Skinhead who worked in the lockshop. in about 1983 was really frightening looking and must have scared the shit out of the old people whose houses he fitted security too. they must have wondered if they were going to get burgled after he had changed there locks. he was a great crack who loved the Arsenal
  • the lockshop skinhead
  • the skinhead geezer who worked in the Locksmiths for years was always a good crack especially going round to old dears houses to fit them with security looking like a typical burglar (must have scared the s**t out of them) mad Arsenal supporter as i remember. the FATTY AND SKINNY (Kieran + Dave) window cleaning double act who work there fatty holds the ladder skinny does the work, both shouting abuse at everyone who passes, farting loudly, sliding down the ladder. then seeing skinny throwing the bucket of water over fatty, its hilarious watching fatty get the hump them lashing skinny on the arse with a scrim.
  • the skinhead geezer who worked in the Locksmiths for years was always a good crack especially going round to old dears houses to fit them with security looking like a typical burglar (must have scared the s**t out of them) mad Arsenal supporter as i remember. the FATTY AND SKINNY (Kieran + Dave) window cleaning double act who work there fatty holds the ladder skinny does the work, both shouting abuse at everyone who passes, farting loudly, sliding down the ladder. then seeing skinny throwing the bucket of water over fatty, its hilarious watching fatty get the hump them lashing skinny on the arse with a scrim.
  • There`s a guy who works down the chip shop in Green Lane who`s name `is` actually Elvis. Charlie Kray once dated a chick from Norbury Hill "Spit the dog" was originally from Norbury Crystal Palace top hooligan Donnie Barrett (the geezer who was in the papers and on breakfast tele for running on the pitch and thumping the ref during a match against Wolves and was banned for life by Ron Noades,)is from Norbury (also allowed back into Selhurst Park)
  • Timothy Timms the legendry Norbury nutcase who would throw people off the Manor Farm train bridge (he never really existed but the story go`s back years and scared the s**t out of every kid in Norbury, and even as an adult you still look back over your shoulder just in case) whoever made this fictional character up did a bloody good job that made Timothy Timms name last forever
  • Comic legend benny Hill had a key cut in the Locksmiths next to the nick in Norbury, saw Charlie Kray ther once too!
  • colin the woofter on eastenders got pushed in a pond at a party,( well funny ) he was with the asian bloke who played Sieed (what a pair of look at us were celebrity toss pots) john gladdin the geezer with the fish on his roof who for the last 10 years or so has had run ins with the old bill lives in st oswalds rd
  • Timothy Timms (child killer...)legend has it he threw children off manor farm footbridge onto the railway tracks in front of trains. DONT REALLY KNOW IF TIMMS REALLY EXISTED BUT EVEN AT THE AGE OFF 36 I still think of him and look over my shoulder when I cross that bridge on a dark winters night
  • Timothy Timms (supossedly a child killer) as legends go (dont think he really existed)
  • Always the odd tramp propped up against the wall to the Natwest

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Last updated: 2008-10-14

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