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by rdchawk
Wed 29 Sep 2021, 2:26 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The UKAR politics thread
Replies: 2411
Views: 147525

Re: The UKAR politics thread

Tommy wrote:
Wed 29 Sep 2021, 1:58 pm
Must be said, he did give a good speech:

There’s more unprompted support for our armed forces there than from 10 years of the Tories’ relentless hacking and slashing.

The new puppet for the unions
by rdchawk
Fri 24 Sep 2021, 7:03 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Angry Thread...
Replies: 2547
Views: 369222

Re: The Angry Thread...

The media fuelling the petrol panic buying!
by rdchawk
Tue 21 Sep 2021, 2:29 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7295
Views: 381916

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

I should point out there are other groups who don't want the vaccine. We have the: Anti Trump Anti Biden Anti Vaccine in general (all of the vaccines, usually rather sickly looking people who appear to be 20-30 years older than they actually are) Pro Constitution Anti Mandate. There may be others, ...
by rdchawk
Sun 19 Sep 2021, 10:16 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 299
Views: 33423

Re: The 2021 departures board

Tottenham and England legend Jimmy Greaves at the age of 81.
by rdchawk
Thu 09 Sep 2021, 10:38 am
Forum: Seaside Shows
Topic: Guernsey or Jersey
Replies: 15
Views: 2783

Re: Guernsey or Jersey

PlanesTV live streaming from Jersey today.
by rdchawk
Wed 08 Sep 2021, 10:38 am
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Abingdon Air(show) & Country Show 2021
Replies: 89
Views: 18883

Re: Abingdon Air(show) & Country Show 2021

farnboroughrob wrote:
Wed 08 Sep 2021, 10:35 am
I am planning on getting there around 10 to gate B, am I likely to sit in much traffic?
Oldtower - Do you want to borrow that crystal ball again?
by rdchawk
Mon 06 Sep 2021, 4:34 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Formula One 2021
Replies: 113
Views: 7162

Re: Formula One 2021

Bottas off to Alfa Romeo - George Russell to Mercedes
by rdchawk
Wed 25 Aug 2021, 3:27 pm
Forum: Old Warden Air Displays
Topic: Shuttleworth Vintage Weekend 4-5th September
Replies: 47
Views: 4940

Re: Shuttleworth Vintage Weekend 4-5th September

Just noticed - RAF Red Arrows flypast added to the list
by rdchawk
Wed 18 Aug 2021, 3:47 pm
Forum: Old Warden Air Displays
Topic: Shuttleworth Vintage Weekend 4-5th September
Replies: 47
Views: 4940

Re: Shuttleworth Vintage Weekend 4-5th September

Does anyone know if practice displays/arrivals will happen on the Saturday??
by rdchawk
Wed 18 Aug 2021, 12:17 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 299
Views: 33423

Re: The 2021 departures board

Airwolfhound wrote:
Wed 18 Aug 2021, 11:11 am
Sean Lock, from 8 out of 10 Cats do Countdown, and various other shows, has passed away from Cancer today. One of my favourite comedians, only 58 years old :-(
Gutted to hear this news - was brilliant on Cats does Countdown and undisputed king of Carrot in a box!!
by rdchawk
Tue 17 Aug 2021, 3:43 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2021 - September 18th & 19th
Replies: 112
Views: 17038

Re: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2021 - September 18th & 19th

MiG_Eater wrote:
Tue 17 Aug 2021, 1:49 pm
Flying Bulls Sycamore listed as attending: great news!

https://www.flyingbulls.at/en/events-st ... TXE1Al8UKA
Shame they cant also get what is down for attending Goodwood that same weekend!
by rdchawk
Wed 11 Aug 2021, 2:23 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Angry Thread...
Replies: 2547
Views: 369222

Re: The Angry Thread...

The more that have higher marks, the more they can go to Uni, the more fees get paid! Its all about getting that cash back in the bank again.
by rdchawk
Fri 06 Aug 2021, 9:16 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The UKAR politics thread
Replies: 2411
Views: 147525

Re: The UKAR politics thread

Alok Sharma allowed to travel pretty much everywhere when the rest of us cant leave the island!

All for climate change - Yep - those 30+ flights (and a lot of long haul) really helped!!
by rdchawk
Thu 05 Aug 2021, 4:59 pm
Forum: Seaside Shows
Topic: Bournemouth Air Festival 2021
Replies: 54
Views: 14744

Re: Bournemouth Air Festival 2021

RAF Typhoon due to display in the evening shows as well.
by rdchawk
Thu 05 Aug 2021, 7:23 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7295
Views: 381916

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

India off the red list, let the fun begin!!
by rdchawk
Mon 02 Aug 2021, 10:03 am
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Old Buckenham airshow 31-07-2021
Replies: 5
Views: 1620

Re: Old Buckenham airshow 31-07-2021

Went for the 1st time on the saturday, was a great show, lots of superb flying, can see why the Extra and the model get booked regularly, superb display! Although the Typhoon was the local star of the show, not a single person was sat down or moving for the display, everyone eye to the skies watchin...
by rdchawk
Fri 30 Jul 2021, 4:40 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7295
Views: 381916

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

Tommy wrote:
Fri 30 Jul 2021, 4:34 pm
iainpeden wrote:
Fri 30 Jul 2021, 4:21 pm
in a comfy chair, a nice glass of whisky (Penderyn will do for Tommy)
A man after my own heart!

(IainP is right - I find each episode quite informative and good interesting.)
Penderyn is a fine dram indeed!
by rdchawk
Fri 30 Jul 2021, 8:48 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2021 - September 18th & 19th
Replies: 112
Views: 17038

Re: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2021 - September 18th & 19th

Think might try my luck and attend the Friday again
by rdchawk
Thu 29 Jul 2021, 9:37 am
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: Old Buckenham 2021 31st July 1st August
Replies: 7
Views: 2027

Re: Old Buckenham 2021 31st July 1st August

Saturday now Sold out!!
by rdchawk
Fri 23 Jul 2021, 10:21 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July
Replies: 267
Views: 33563

Re: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July

Enjoyable visit today, having hangers etc open good to see although flying a bit sparse it seemed. One observation - no-one asked me about COVID/vaccine status when I arrived. If you left before 5pm then you missed a lot, as we had p47 with 2 p51's display, the Tiger 9 team, the strikemaster pair d...
by rdchawk
Thu 22 Jul 2021, 4:21 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7295
Views: 381916

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

Covid cases drop again!
by rdchawk
Thu 22 Jul 2021, 12:50 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7295
Views: 381916

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

Whats the range the app is pinging? It was (and presumably still is) within 2m for 15 minutes or more. So would it just ping those in direct 2m contact or will it then consequently ping from the other persons phone and thus a 3rd person who is 4m away from the initial person be "in contact" with so...
by rdchawk
Thu 22 Jul 2021, 12:05 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7295
Views: 381916

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

Whats the range the app is pinging?
by rdchawk
Thu 22 Jul 2021, 11:16 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 7295
Views: 381916

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

Its so easy to cause panic and disruption now, you can do a home PCR test, lie about the result and go out and cause chaos with these pings making others self isolate, may sound far fetched but there have been people reported online for doing it! Think the other thing highlighted were people uninsta...
by rdchawk
Thu 22 Jul 2021, 9:53 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Formula One 2021
Replies: 113
Views: 7162

Re: Formula One 2021

Put Hamilton in the current Williams and then see how good he is.