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by Healey nut
Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Where can Bluebird be seen
Replies: 57
Views: 2826

Re: Where can Bluebird be seen

So reading between the lines and all the political flin flon .
K7 will be ready for Coniston (or wherever) in 2019
But as for Coniston being ready for K7 is still totally and completely up in the air and in the hands of the wibbling wombles and tree huggers ?
by Healey nut
Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Isle of Bute
Replies: 275
Views: 39815

Re: Isle of Bute

Very, very tentative at the mo, but supposing that Coniston needs a little extra time to get things into place, how about we do another week on Bute next year with lots of extra activities, talks, a dinner or three, get the kids and parents along to get hands-on, do some properly planned display ru...
by Healey nut
Sat Sep 08, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 178
Views: 19976

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

Some keyboard commandos just wont let it go . This is not personal just an observation; The problem with forums is they are infested with people who seek to ingratiate themselves with 'the man' by agreeing with anything and everything to the point of being sycophants. Occasionaly a small number of ...
by Healey nut
Fri Sep 07, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 178
Views: 19976

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

Some keyboard commandos just wont let it go .
by Healey nut
Thu Aug 30, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 178
Views: 19976

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

I really dont get all this keyboard commando rehashing of the past and facts and figures and scientific analysis and guys with slide rules saying “well it crashed because “ The facts are this . On Jan 4th 1967 Bluebird flipped over and sank and Donald Campbell was killed . Since then the BBP team ra...
by Healey nut
Fri Aug 24, 2018 12:06 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Coniston - Spiritual Home?
Replies: 38
Views: 2582

Re: Coniston - Spiritual Home?

Amen to that !!!!!
by Healey nut
Sun Aug 19, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 178
Views: 19976

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

Just as I thought .
If you want the real story ask the organ grinder . Tks Bill .
by Healey nut
Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:15 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The One Show
Replies: 30
Views: 5029

Re: The One Show

Tks Mike , great piece . The ariel footage was spectacular . I have to admit I choked up watching that .
by Healey nut
Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 178
Views: 19976

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

Cant wait to read Bills reply to this and the reasons given why Bluebird went to Bute for testing ????? Pass the popcorn its going to be entertaining. FWIW I want to see Bluebird as a living breathing running exhibit and if that includes world tours that help with its running and upkeep then Im all ...
by Healey nut
Wed Aug 08, 2018 11:11 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The One Show
Replies: 30
Views: 5029

Re: The One Show

Sorry guys , links to BBC stuff wont work in Canada .
I am on twitter and there are some awesome shots of Bluebird on there and some videos so its all good . Absolutely zero coverage on Canadian news about K7 despite my efforts and forwarding links etc to them .