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by Richie
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Visit to North Shields- model makers.
Replies: 99
Views: 19212

Re: Visit to North Shields- model makers.

Glad you guys got some close up time with the boat...

Shame Ernie couldn’t make it as I am sure he could have shared many modelling tips with you.

Expensive to fuel a car to get here though £90 or there abouts i’d say, pending on cars fuel consumption.
by Richie
Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 665
Views: 148193

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

Think we need to close the doors and hatches, leave it to the solicitors.....you have tried to be open an transparent, it has resulted in more accusations of airing dirty laundry etc, anything you say will be twisted and used against you / us later. It’s in the hands of the expensive people now, not...
by Richie
Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Runs 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 24079

Re: Bluebird Runs 2019

Afraid it’s out of our hands, ball is in their court to make the right or wrong decision.

Blustering about it on here won’t help anyone..... I’d recommend putting it to bed until they play their hand, at that point we can move forward with our intentions.
by Richie
Sun Mar 17, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Runs 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 24079

Re: Bluebird Runs 2019

Not wanting to hijack the subject, but freshwater v seawater...inland waterway v open sea. Must be a big big difference. I remember Fish doing some diving off St Abbs many years ago & commentating how exhausting & disorientating it was. Techniques used are exactly the same no matter where you are, ...
by Richie
Sat Mar 16, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Runs 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 24079

Re: Bluebird Runs 2019

Well some of the water safety team headed up north into the snow this morning to hone our skills regarding casualty recovery drills, learning from the very best at St Abbs lifeboat :)

Was cold but well worth it !

#trainingwontstop.
by Richie
Fri Mar 15, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Runs 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 24079

Re: Bluebird Runs 2019

Fairly clear to me Mick.... nevermind

Do I cancel my leave now or ?
by Richie
Tue Mar 12, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 665
Views: 148193

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

Any update from the trustees ?
by Richie
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Runs 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 24079

Re: Bluebird Runs 2019

There will be one I am sure.
by Richie
Thu Mar 07, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Runs 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 24079

Re: Bluebird Runs 2019

Meanwhile training continues...... Sally has got us scheduled into the north sea next Saturday...... I love the cold, did I ever mention it before ?

at the very least it will be good exercise !!!



#Ifitaintrainingitainttraining.
by Richie
Thu Mar 07, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 665
Views: 148193

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

Keep smiling Joerg :) keep smiling