Category Archives: Rhodesia

Kathy Martin’s life story (12) – Zimbabwe trip

Kathy Martin’s life story (12) Zimbabwe trip By Kathy Martin… My life story continues The Philips Domestic Appliances factory closed 15th April 1999 and as it was the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic (15th April 1912) we held … Continue reading

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Alistair’s “Random Rambles” (4)

Alistair’s “Random Rambles” (4) By Kathy Martin… Further rambles written by Alistair for initially the “The KibKom Times” then “The KibKom Forum” While on the subject of killing oneself rather than fall into the hands of the enemy the following … Continue reading

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Kathy Martin’s life story (8)

Kathy Martin’s life story (8) By Kathy Martin… My life story continues   Thinking back to those days, it all seems very unrealistic and find it hard to believe that I learnt to fire guns and took Sasha for walks … Continue reading

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Kathy Martin’s life story (7)

Kathy Martin’s life story (7) By Kathy Martin… My life story continues On the evening on June 22 1977, felt the first twinges and so Alistair took me to the Lady Chancellor Maternity Hospital, Salisbury, however, the midwife told me … Continue reading

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Alistair’s “Random Rambles” (2)

Alistair’s “Random Rambles” (2) By Kathy Martin…   The following rambles were written by Alistair for initially the “The KibKom Times” then “The KibKom Forum” Now, perhaps a brief introduction to Africa political and social history, which may give a … Continue reading

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Kathy Martin’s life story (6)

Kathy Martin’s life story (6) By Kathy Martin… My life story – Our Honeymoon continues We drove around the UK visiting various relations (on both sides). Stayed in Stockport, which is where Alistair was born, my godmother, Pat O’Connor (my father’s … Continue reading

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Alistair’s “Random Rambles” (1)

Alistair’s “Random Rambles” (1) By Kathy Martin… When Alistair discussed with Soner Kioufi and Marion Stuart the format of his “Random Rambles” column the following was decided: There would usually be “some” comment on the social or political scene or … Continue reading

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