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by Pen Pusher
Sat 24 Jul 2021, 7:31 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July
Replies: 235
Views: 26240

Re: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July

DOUGHNUT wrote:
Sat 24 Jul 2021, 6:58 pm
IWM despite charging big bucks for you to attend the show they do not wish to pay the aircraft owners to fly.
You know that for a fact?
by Pen Pusher
Fri 23 Jul 2021, 5:29 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July
Replies: 235
Views: 26240

Re: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July

For those still undecided, the latest IWM marketing email mentions that ticket sales end at 10am tomorrow morning Last chance! Cut & paste from the latest IWM marketing e-mail LOOKING FOR SOMETHING TO DO THIS WEEKEND? It's not too late to have a fantastic weekend at Duxford Summer Air Show this Sat...
by Pen Pusher
Thu 22 Jul 2021, 6:43 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July
Replies: 235
Views: 26240

Re: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July

According to the latest IWM Facebook posting, they say - don't forget to book your Duxford Air Show Programme too - read about the confirmed Flying List, flying times - so rather than put the list up on Facebook/Website for every one to see, you have to fork out £8 if you want to know what the flyin...
by Pen Pusher
Wed 21 Jul 2021, 12:32 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July
Replies: 235
Views: 26240

Re: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July

Red Arrows closing the show on both days. J2595/21: Temporary restricted area activated Q) EGTT/QRTCA/IV/BO/AW/000/055/5206N00008E007 RESTRICTED AREA (TEMPORARY) AT (DUXFORD AD, CAMBRIDGESHIRE). FOR A RED ARROWS DISPLAY WI 6NM RADIUS 520532N 0000750E. AREA ESTABLISHED UNDER ARTICLE 239 OF THE AIR NA...
by Pen Pusher
Tue 20 Jul 2021, 5:30 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: access issues
Replies: 7
Views: 254

Re: access issues

Wouldn't let me log in on Chrome last night but appear to be back in now.
by Pen Pusher
Mon 19 Jul 2021, 9:24 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7026
Views: 336098

Re: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.

What freedom Day?. Sitting in King's Cross and it looks exactly like any other day for the past 18 months. Not a lot of people not wearing masks even though they are not required in the station or on the trains.
by Pen Pusher
Sat 17 Jul 2021, 6:49 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7026
Views: 336098

Re: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.

jasonT1981 wrote:
Sat 17 Jul 2021, 6:28 pm
By then everyone who wants a vaccine will have had one. Will this be an admission that the vaccines are not working in stopping covid?
I was under the impression that the vaccines don't stop/or stop you catching Covid, they just reduce the effects of Covid if you do catch it.
by Pen Pusher
Sat 17 Jul 2021, 7:05 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7026
Views: 336098

Re: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.

Not Covid but... England is experiencing an unseasonable rise in winter vomiting virus, officials are warning. Public Health England (PHE) says 154 norovirus outbreaks have been reported in the last five weeks, compared to an average of 53 over the same time period in the previous five years. Most h...
by Pen Pusher
Fri 16 Jul 2021, 7:02 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Duxford Diary 2021
Replies: 139
Views: 48072

Re: Duxford Diary 2021

Anything Richard Branson can do, Duxford Airfield Fire & Rescue Service can do better. (Bird scaring before anyone asks) https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51310689112_d6431c0280_h.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51310688992_c04908d736_h.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51310688912_b...
by Pen Pusher
Thu 15 Jul 2021, 10:01 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Interesting Internet
Replies: 608
Views: 187701

Re: Interesting Internet

F1 car v Spitfire (eventually) @ Silverstone.
by Pen Pusher
Wed 14 Jul 2021, 6:59 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Duxford Diary 2021
Replies: 139
Views: 48072

Re: Duxford Diary 2021

Mike wrote:
Wed 14 Jul 2021, 5:18 pm
Apparently Indiana Jones was at Duxford today
No, but Harrison Ford was. :wink:
by Pen Pusher
Wed 14 Jul 2021, 4:29 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7026
Views: 336098

Re: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.

As per the image on the right. Works for me.

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by Pen Pusher
Wed 14 Jul 2021, 6:25 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7026
Views: 336098

Re: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.

Teaboy wrote:
Tue 13 Jul 2021, 11:59 pm
just so their glasses don't steam up in the supermarket...?
My glasses don't steam up when I go to the supermarket as those of us who wear glasses now know how to wear a mask so glasses don't steam up.
by Pen Pusher
Sun 11 Jul 2021, 11:07 am
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: Red Arrows display at Goodwood this weekend
Replies: 12
Views: 1426

Re: Red Arrows display at Goodwood this weekend

Due over Wembley Stadium 1948 this evening en route from Bournemouth to Scampton.Routing Slough-RAF Northolt-Cricklewood-Hertford so west to east weather permitting according to Northolt Notam Red Arrows Wembley flypast route 1. Bournemouth Aerodrome - 7.27pm 2. North of Verwood - 7.29pm 3. West of...
by Pen Pusher
Fri 09 Jul 2021, 5:51 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Merry Christmas.
Replies: 0
Views: 158

Merry Christmas.

Spotted on Bankside, next to the Thames, when I went a Bimbling yesterday.

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by Pen Pusher
Tue 06 Jul 2021, 11:10 am
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Flying Days: Behind the Scenes at IWM Duxford ~ 3rd July 2021
Replies: 2
Views: 729

Flying Days: Behind the Scenes at IWM Duxford ~ 3rd July 2021

The display start was delayed for an hour for a weather front to pass through although it was still cloudy and dark at times. The Fighter Collection: Grumman FM-2 Wildcat/JV579/F/(G-RUMW) - Spitfire LF.Vb/EP120/AE-A/(G-LFVB) - Curtiss P-40F Warhawk/41-19841/X-17/(G-CGZP) https://live.staticflickr.co...
by Pen Pusher
Tue 06 Jul 2021, 7:25 am
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Duxford Diary 2021
Replies: 139
Views: 48072

Re: Duxford Diary 2021

I'm not sure if this has been posted elsewhere: Duxford is on the route for tomorrow's 50th Anniversary Puma flight. At 1058 local, a Puma formation is expected to fly through (NOTAM H3922/21 refers) from Hendon to Wyton. H3922/21: Formation flying will take place Q) EGTT/QWVLW/IV/M/W/000/030/5226N...
by Pen Pusher
Sun 04 Jul 2021, 7:45 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Airshows 2021
Replies: 110
Views: 23828

Re: Duxford Airshows 2021

I've said it before, do away with airshow's at Duxford and have just one or two family friendly flying day's each month during the summer.
by Pen Pusher
Sat 03 Jul 2021, 1:15 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Airshows 2021
Replies: 110
Views: 23828

Re: Duxford Airshows 2021

Display start now 2pm. Have seen the sun and blue sky but all to briefly. Planes TV here again.
by Pen Pusher
Fri 02 Jul 2021, 5:29 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Interesting Internet
Replies: 608
Views: 187701

Re: Interesting Internet

by Pen Pusher
Fri 02 Jul 2021, 11:15 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Airshows 2021
Replies: 110
Views: 23828

Re: Duxford Airshows 2021

Met Office weather warning for Cambridgeshire tomorrow. From - 06:00 BST on Sat 3 July To 23:59 BST on Sat 3 July Heavy rain and thunderstorms may bring some disruption on Saturday. - There is a small chance that homes and businesses could be flooded quickly, with damage to some buildings from flood...
by Pen Pusher
Fri 02 Jul 2021, 7:14 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Airshows 2021
Replies: 110
Views: 23828

Re: Duxford Airshows 2021

The full flying line-up confirmed for 3 July's Flying Days: Behind the Scenes (subject to weather and serviceability), starting at 13.00: P51 Mustang- G-TFSI Hispano Buchon- G- AWHH Hispano Buchon- G- AWHK Extra 300 G-XXTR DH83 Foxmoth Spitfire PRXI ( NHS) G-PRXI Spitfire Mk IX MH 434 Spitfire Mk V...
by Pen Pusher
Tue 29 Jun 2021, 6:36 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July
Replies: 235
Views: 26240

Re: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July

melcragg wrote:
Mon 28 Jun 2021, 8:24 pm
Booked Blue zone ticket but there are no Parking tickets. Is is just me or is the website a bit confusing?
Or maybe the parking spaces for the blue zone have reached maximum capacity but you can still enter as a pedestrian.
by Pen Pusher
Mon 28 Jun 2021, 2:48 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July
Replies: 235
Views: 26240

Re: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July

It was about 5pm before I got the e-mail that members tickets were on sale.
by Pen Pusher
Mon 28 Jun 2021, 1:45 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Airshows 2021
Replies: 110
Views: 23828

Re: Duxford Airshows 2021

H3212/21: Air display will take place Q) EGTT/QWALW/IV/M/AW/000/045/5205N00008E003 AIR DISPLAY/AEROBATICS. WI 2NM RADIUS 520525N 0000752E (DUXFORD AD, CAMBRIDGESHIRE). FOR INFO 07888 667843. 2021-07-0042/AS1 LOWER: Surface, UPPER: 4,500 Feet AMSL FROM: 03 Jul 2021 12:00 GMT (13:00 BST) TO: 03 Jul 2...