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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: 7362
Views: 384755

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: 313
Views: 95200

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: 668
Views: 206332

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: 313
Views: 95200

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: 7362
Views: 384755

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: 7362
Views: 384755

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: 1704

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: 376

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: 951

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: 313
Views: 95200

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: 239
Views: 43745

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: 239
Views: 43745

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: 668
Views: 206332

Re: Interesting Internet

by Pen Pusher
Fri 02 Jul 2021, 11:15 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Airshows 2021
Replies: 239
Views: 43745

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: 239
Views: 43745

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: 267
Views: 33782

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: 267
Views: 33782

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: 239
Views: 43745

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...
by Pen Pusher
Sat 26 Jun 2021, 5:19 pm
Forum: General Aviation Photos
Topic: Is it finally going to be a Good Year?.....
Replies: 3
Views: 578

Re: Is it finally going to be a Good Year?.....

Weather permitting, the Goodyear Blimp will fly over from France in the morning of Saturday 26th June to hover over Brands Hatch for the BTCC races taking place there, and then looping around parts of Kent, including flypasts over Folkestone, Ashford, and Rochester over the weekend. It’ll return to...
by Pen Pusher
Fri 25 Jun 2021, 1:57 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July
Replies: 267
Views: 33782

Re: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July

Ryan. wrote:
Fri 25 Jun 2021, 1:40 pm
One of the most generic lineups at the moment.
Name an air show that doesn't have a generic line up.? You know basically what you are going to get when you go to Duxford, Old Warden, Headcorn, RIAT, Sea Side shows etc.
by Pen Pusher
Thu 24 Jun 2021, 7:26 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Windows 11
Replies: 29
Views: 1861

Re: Windows 11

Windows 11 will be available as a free update to existing Windows 10 users - although some devices will not have the right specifications. These include a minimum of 64 gigabytes of storage and 4 gigabytes of RAM.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-57598554
by Pen Pusher
Thu 24 Jun 2021, 1:08 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Shooting Elephants in London ~ June 2021
Replies: 0
Views: 431

Shooting Elephants in London ~ June 2021

With a Camera of course. A herd of 100 life-sized Asia elephant sculptures have taken up residence in St James’s Park, Green Park and Berkeley Square from the 14th June to 23rd July. The sculptures have been crafted from Lantana camara, a plant introduced to Asia where it has become a notorious weed...
by Pen Pusher
Thu 24 Jun 2021, 7:11 am
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: An-225 into Brize Norton
Replies: 5
Views: 609

Re: An-225 into Brize Norton

Did you not check first to see if there was already a thread on this subject?. viewtopic.php?f=2&t=87575
by Pen Pusher
Wed 23 Jun 2021, 6:57 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July
Replies: 267
Views: 33782

Re: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July

jasonT1981 wrote:
Wed 23 Jun 2021, 6:38 pm
Doesn't look too far a walk from Whittlesford station to Duxford.
25 minutes at a steady pace. It's getting across the M11 slip roads that makes the walk interesting.
by Pen Pusher
Wed 23 Jun 2021, 6:11 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July
Replies: 267
Views: 33782

Re: Duxford Summer Airshow - 24-25 July

rdchawk wrote:
Wed 23 Jun 2021, 6:01 pm
I forgot Brian that in your eyes Duxford can never be criticised.
Wrong. I criticise Duxford all the time especially when I'm there.