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by ThornyBush
Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: What have forum members been up to?
Replies: 1177
Views: 387724

Re: What have forum members been up to?

To follow the thread... Not been up to much apart from work, including a Saturday in the office typing procedures and various risk assessments (its a shame to spend a Saturday doing that when I can think of so many other things that should be possible to do) and studying various videos for automotiv...
by ThornyBush
Thu Aug 15, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Avro Vulcan XL319
Replies: 37
Views: 6843

Re: Avro Vulcan XL319

Same here, whenever I sit and watch the videos, (Bluebird on Bute, or the various engine starts be it Jetstar, Orpheus or Olympus) or read through the twitter feeds at lunch time, my team wonder what the racket is...until they see me smiling and then realise I'm recounting the enjoyable year I have ...
by ThornyBush
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: What have forum members been up to?
Replies: 1177
Views: 387724

Re: What have forum members been up to?

Very nice 350cc - looks in excellent condition
by ThornyBush
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: What have forum members been up to?
Replies: 1177
Views: 387724

Re: What have forum members been up to?

Some great bikes in that post... I wish my arm was OK to go for a ride out..for me a quiet weekend, a little bit of one handed sanding work on a rib, a chip butty with some very, very, good people, a good chat about using workshop tools, guitars and music with the next generation, a few beers after ...
by ThornyBush
Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Visit to North Shields- model makers.
Replies: 99
Views: 19103

Re: Visit to North Shields- model makers.

A pleasure to meet you yesterday Hopefully my tea was not too off putting at least you did not chuck it away like some would! (...you know who you are Rob) and I may volunteer for Domestos duty in the coming weeks.... I learned a lot from you all and Bill from the discussions surrounding the origina...
by ThornyBush
Fri Mar 15, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Visit to North Shields- model makers.
Replies: 99
Views: 19103

Re: Visit to North Shields- model makers.

What’s the closest airport? Newcastle airport about £ 25 to 30 by taxi, Newcastle Train Station about £18 by taxi - take the metro from either probably something like £4 each way I would think these days or a day rover ticket if you fancy a station by station hop on and off on the way there or back...
by ThornyBush
Fri Feb 08, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Classic Boat Awards 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 2062

Re: Classic Boat Awards 2019

Not seen many comments for a few weeks, so assuming its OK to remind - Still looks like its possible to register a vote, so I think its worth remembering that this is still something to consider looking at and voting for:- We've been nominated for an award! Please spread the word, and follow the lin...
by ThornyBush
Tue Jan 22, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Project You Tube Channel & Vimeo
Replies: 288
Views: 142837

Re: Bluebird Project You Tube Channel & Vimeo

Excellent!
by ThornyBush
Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Across The Lake
Replies: 186
Views: 91443

Re: Across The Lake

Cheers Rob - watched it last night, must admit I am a fan of Hopkins - I hope the ceremony went well today - Thank you!
by ThornyBush
Sun Nov 04, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Across The Lake
Replies: 186
Views: 91443

Re: Across The Lake

Excellent - I bought a copy off ebay last week but not a great copy - will give it a go - Cheers Rob, see you at the weekend! :)