Becky P

Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,687
Helpful votes received on reviews: 90% (214 of 239)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,687 - Total Helpful Votes: 214 of 239
Passenger Ships of the Orient Line by Neil McCart
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 10 April 2014
I ordered this for my Dad's upcoming 80th birthday as he was a Naval Officer in the 1950s and spent some time aboard the RMS Orion. It arrived today and I couldn't wait so I gave it to him and it has made an old man very happy! It also contains the ship that his sister emigrated to Australia on just after the war, where she still lives at 93, and also two of the ships that his Dad (my Grandad) was on when he was at sea, one of which was sunk and he was rescued by the Japanese. Dad is so thrilled with this book that he hasn't yet put it down. It has a section relating to each of the Orient Line ships, with photos, and some really interesting facts and information. I was unable to find… Read more
Nouvelle Plain Elastic Jeggings Blue Size 18 Nouvelle
5.0 out of 5 stars Stretchy, 10 April 2014
I wasn't sure what to expect but these jeggings are lovely! They are a nice, soft material, very stretchy, a lovely denim colour with contrasting stitching so they look very authentic, and they fit perfectly. I am normally a size 20 in trousers but I ordered a size 18 having read other reviews, and that size was perfect for me as wanted them to fit without bagging. I am only 5'2" so all trousers are usually too long for me, but even though these are a little too long, they look really nice anyway as they sort of gather at the ankle. Also, I only have to turn them up a little bit to wear inside boots so I win both ways! My advise is to get the size smaller than your usual size if… Read more
Navy 80th Birthday Card - 1934 Was A Very Special &hellip by Simon Elvin
5.0 out of 5 stars Great idea, 2 April 2014
This card was great value and has some nice little facts listed on the front and on the inside. I got it for my Dad's 80th birthday, which is coming up, and I am sure he is going to love it. Great value too, I would recommend it.