Thoughts and love with Colin/col89 - RIP

 

Postby CrazyCrazy » Sat Feb 18, 2017 2:38 pm

Thank you for letting us know, Colin and I interacted a few times, he seemed like a great fun and loving guy. He will be missed. RIP Colin. :(

So tragic!
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Postby urbanmusik » Sat Feb 18, 2017 3:06 pm

Colin was one of the regular posters when I started posting here, he was always friendly and funny. The Col vs Jason wars of 2007-8 were one of the most memorable things on ukmix from back then.

Horrible loss, RIP :( .
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Postby king_oxymoron » Sat Feb 18, 2017 3:13 pm

Been looking back on pics of time spent with Colin.. good memories. Those who know me on the forum will know I was well known (/am well known?) for enjoying going going out and drinking? Well Colin thought my drinking prowess was nowhere near good enough and would tell me to drink more/that I was a lightweight :lol: I'll remember that fondly.

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Postby Bhaggers » Sat Feb 18, 2017 3:30 pm

I'm completely devastated upon hearing this.

I haven't posted here in a long long time but back in my peak postage, Colin was a big part of my time here and he always so kind, lovely and just a really down to earth great guy.

Such a tragic loss. Rest in Peace. <3
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Postby MusicRecords » Sat Feb 18, 2017 5:40 pm

Omg that's terrible, he was so young! I never interacted with him much but it's devastating just to read the news, RIP and condolences to his family/friends :(
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Postby Hugo » Sat Feb 18, 2017 5:48 pm

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Postby DOSSOME » Sat Feb 18, 2017 6:00 pm

RIP :cry:
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Postby JSparksFan » Sat Feb 18, 2017 6:34 pm

This is terrible news! Colin and I only had a handful of interactions on the site over the years, but he always come off as a thoroughly charming, intelligent, empathetic, and good-natured guy. It pains me to read that some careless buffoon stole away such a precious soul. Rest in peace, Col. <3

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Postby aaliyahman » Sat Feb 18, 2017 6:50 pm

Sad and a massive waste of a life.

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Postby heppolo » Sat Feb 18, 2017 7:27 pm

Oh dear, I am saddened
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Postby Jonathan » Sat Feb 18, 2017 7:28 pm

RIP Colin
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Postby Wayne » Sat Feb 18, 2017 7:35 pm

Raising a glass to this gent - haven't had an alcoholic drink since Christmas so it probably won't end well tonight. :lol: willl also be listening to a wee bit of Girls Aloud!

Just reading through his Tweets and some of the messages we shared, he was hilarious - just watching clips of his appearance on Countdown a few years ago as well. A shame he stopped posting here as he was brilliant.
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Postby UKMusicLova » Sat Feb 18, 2017 7:49 pm

What absolutely devastating news. Colin was always such a joy to speak to, and friendly to everyone on the forum. So upsetting that his life has been so tragically cut short

RIP Colin, you're a star mate
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Postby steophonic » Sat Feb 18, 2017 9:09 pm

Very sad and tragic news.

He was one of my favourite posters during the days in which I was more of a prolific poster on UKMIX. Shocking to hear this news :cry:
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Postby Nippian93 » Sat Feb 18, 2017 11:12 pm

That's so sad. May he Rest In Peace [*].
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Postby NoAngels » Sun Feb 19, 2017 8:32 pm

I'm so very shocked :o OMG RIP. I have interracted with him so many times here. I remember he was a huge Girls Aloud fan.
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Postby tdc2000 » Sun Feb 19, 2017 9:07 pm

This is very sad news. My sympathies to his family and friends here on UKMIX.

So tragic.
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Postby trebor » Sun Feb 19, 2017 9:23 pm

So very sad...! R.I.P., Colin
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Postby thankfulforkelly » Sun Feb 19, 2017 9:34 pm

This is so sad :cry: Sometimes when I'm bored or procrastinating I read old ukmix threads and I've always loved reading Colin's posts - they were funny and cute, and we share a similar basic music taste so idk I guess I kinda weirdly related to him in some ways

I'm really sad for his friends and family, and those who knew him and were friends with him on ukmix - I hope you're all ok! RIP <3
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Postby westhammer » Sun Feb 19, 2017 9:38 pm

So sad to hear this. I don't post that regularly anymore but I've been on the forums over 10 years and remember Colin's posts so well. He was so entertaining and such a lovely guy when we chatted many years ago. I hope they find the person who did this.
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Postby jszmiles » Sun Feb 19, 2017 10:19 pm

:o oh my too young to die :( shocking!

may he rest in peace now
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Postby Graham76man » Mon Feb 20, 2017 3:11 pm

jszmiles wrote::o oh my too young to die :( shocking!
My thoughts exactly :cry:

My condolences to his family.

Oxo - keep us up-to-date with any news on who did this terrible deed.
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Postby SilentDream » Mon Feb 20, 2017 5:10 pm

I don't think that I ever got to know him, but this is really shocking and sad. RIP. :(
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Postby Gravity » Mon Feb 20, 2017 5:15 pm

May he rest in peace. My condolences to everyone who knew him.
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Postby ThaInfo1 » Mon Feb 20, 2017 5:23 pm

He was the girls aloud stan, right?

RIP. So sad. :cry:
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