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Jet Age Museum – April 11 2015

11/04/2015 Leave a comment

Always worth a visit to this friendly and informative museum. The Vulcan is still being painted (should be ready by April 25 2015) and the second Javelin, well, that’s a lot of work.

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As usual, guided by Waze. And Bagpuss.   Soggy to start.
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Meteors in the Spring Sun.   Under the plastic is the cockpit of Vulcan B.2 XM569.
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Gloster Javelin FAW9 Serial XH903.    
     
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Gloster Meteor F8 – WH364.    
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More Javelin.    
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And outside.    

Cold War Museum The Video

06/04/2014 Leave a comment

And this time

I remembered to actually take video

Dream Team Updates–Saturday 05 April 2014

06/04/2014 Leave a comment
Pos Team Manager Points
1 Mighty midgies Kyran Thomas  1562
2 Margoals XI Sarah Dixon 1505
3 Marching on Together Ian page  1490
4 Caitlins 11 Caitlin Lane-Jones 1465
5 The Glory Boys Mark Lonney 1427
6 David and Dai Dave Barnes 1383
7 Gabalfa Rangers Russell Calderwood 1359
8 Fibre Powered Roger Nash  1334
9 Neil’s Redbirds! Neil Lintern 1307
10 seren ainsley Murphy 1297
11 max’s millions Carl Price  1268
12 Fergies11 Richard Evans 1259
13 Echo XI Steve Lane 1257
14 VICtory Victoria Page 1245
15 Lennox101207 Neil Page 1243
15 THE WINNERS frances Page 1243
17 Riyadh All Stars Colin Davies 1208
18 UpTheCoed Chris Vardon 1187
19 Living liberty loca Joanne Jones 1149
20 The Price is right Gareth Price 1137
21 SaS Boys Sarah Pritchard 1132
22 Big Col’s Saudi XI Colin Davies 1127
23 Pitbull is coming for Robin Gibbs 1113
24 iTeam Gareth Harley-Yeo 1107
25 Water boys Daniel Roberts 1094
26 Not going to Asia Dai Malatynski 1088
27 Arise Sir Moyes Mark Jones 1051
28 No3 is short enough Lee Hutchings 1049
29 little troopers Leslie Withers 1036
30 Swansea City Gold7 gemma jones 1034
31 elite eleven Michael Roberts 1028
32 doigs lads jane doig 1017
33 Gawsh 11 Paul jones 1003
34 Neath United Mike Simonson 993
35 Lokomotiv Caerphilly Jon Lintern 979
35 JP United Jennifer Price 979
37 brents boys brent parry 923
38 The Untouchables Mark Begley 899
39 Sauders Valve Dale Parker 883
40 Blackwood Bluebirds Alec Withers 878
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Cosford Cold War Museum–In and Out

05/04/2014 Leave a comment

Poor Service Areas

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Strensham – mostly a waste of time.   Frankley – slightly better.
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Grey with a touch of drizzle.   The Gate.
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The Gate Guardian.   Bristol Britannia 310.
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Lockheed Hercules C130K Mk3 – XV202.

  Dutch

Lockheed SP-2H Neptune.

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Hawker Siddeley Nimrod R.Mk.1 – XV249.

 

British Aircraft Corporation TSR 2 – XR220.

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BAe Harrier GR9A – ZG477.

 
FMA 1A58 Pucara – ZD485.
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Vickers Valiant B1 – XD818.

 

Handley Page Victor K2 – XH672.

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Avro - 

Vulcan B2 – XM598.

  Skybolt and Blue Steel.
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Polaris A3 – fully loaded (inert).   Polaris A3 – the full round.

Excellent Museum

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