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by Richie
Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: What have forum members been up to?
Replies: 1142
Views: 237462

Re: What have forum members been up to?

You didn’t fancy the name Gary then..... :D

Congrats Ted and family.
by Richie
Thu Nov 15, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 255
Views: 27725

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

Lights etc Were boxed up and shipped over to Coniston.

Hopefully they will help.
by Richie
Thu Nov 15, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 255
Views: 27725

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

Collective paranoia


Interesting comment from someone who is not in possession of the full facts of what is going on between parties involved.

Lots said there Mark, appreciate your opinion, best let the “others” speak for themselves though.
by Richie
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 255
Views: 27725

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

And to that end, I am somewhat frustrated, it’s always us that are made out to be the bad guys, 9 years I have worked solidly on the boat, not a penny in my pocket, I didn’t do it for anything other than the challenge and the want to see a tragedy turned into a triumph
by Richie
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 255
Views: 27725

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

Furthermore, it seems that despite the groundswell of opinion from the British public, ourselves and Gina that K7 should live on to inspire and shouldn’t be decommissioned and left to rot, they are still adamant that is exactly what they want. I am really disappointed in Robbie, I thought he was bet...
by Richie
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 255
Views: 27725

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

Now that you’ve said that, they will down tools, miss the deadline, then blame us for the failure. The excuse will be “you didn’t agree on paper to the dates” Even though you have said the dates will work and they need to get the plan signed off before we will commit our funds to it........ We will ...
by Richie
Tue Nov 13, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 255
Views: 27725

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

Trying to help the Coniston folks, build bridges and we get attacked.

We can’t win at all. :roll:
by Richie
Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 255
Views: 27725

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

Happy to come over and help put them up with you Bill.

Every little helps as they say.
by Richie
Sat Nov 10, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 255
Views: 27725

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

252 days to raise all that money.... infact its a whole bunch less time as they need to raise tens of thousands to pay for infrastructure, signage, facilities, staff, pay for traffic management, pay for stewards / rangers, pay for environmental impact assessments, pay the daily rate to the LDNPA to ...