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by emfrat
11 Jul 2019, 08:01
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: "Use by" limits for vehicles in your country?
Replies: 9
Views: 300

Re: "Use by" limits for vehicles in your country?

I remember in the mid-late 60s, Dad presented the Renault Dauphine for its MoT. It passed, although Dad reported that old Davie Meiklejohn the mechanic had said "Aye, Mr Ward, it got through OK but it's a good thing you did not get the optional front disc brakes when you bought it from us." :lol:
by emfrat
10 Jul 2019, 11:09
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Flying for Real..
Replies: 804
Views: 86378

Re: Flying for Real..

Well done Paul !! :welldone:
by emfrat
08 Jul 2019, 08:52
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Flying for Real..
Replies: 804
Views: 86378

Re: Flying for Real..

The scene: A well known Dublin pub. Enter a well-known airline CEO.
Good morning Mr O'Leary, what can I get you?
A pint of Guinness' please.
That will be 5 Euros sir.
That's a very good price!
We like to think so sir - now will you be wanting a glass for your pint? :lol:
MikeW
by emfrat
05 Jun 2019, 09:59
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: A day in the life....
Replies: 58
Views: 1672

Re: A day in the life....

Best wishes, and good fortune, to you both.
MikeW
by emfrat
28 May 2019, 11:59
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Online Jigsaw Puzzles
Replies: 165
Views: 5681

Re: Online Jigsaw Puzzles

That is Trevithick's Pen-y-Darren locomotive. It ran on a plateway, which was essentially a track of angle iron.
Read all abaht it !!
MikeW

https://museum.wales/articles/2008-12-1 ... ocomotive/
by emfrat
20 May 2019, 08:40
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: HB GHD - 81 today
Replies: 13
Views: 260

Re: HB GHD - 81 today

GHD wrote:
20 May 2019, 00:22
Thank you all for your good wishes.

I have had a quiet day, finishing with a Caol Ila.
A gentleman of exquisite taste - Happy Birthday George, and many happy returns of the day :cheers:
ATB, MikeW
by emfrat
09 May 2019, 23:21
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Election problems
Replies: 11
Views: 400

Re: Election problems

Tomliner - Back in the 1970s, there was a movement encouraging people to do just as you suggest. That made their votes 'informal' and they would not be counted. At that time, to win an election you needed 'a simple majority of the formal vote', so in theory if everyone voted informal, no candidate c...
by emfrat
09 May 2019, 10:07
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Online Jigsaw Puzzles
Replies: 165
Views: 5681

Re: Online Jigsaw Puzzles

Would that be a triceratops?
by emfrat
08 May 2019, 22:46
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: HB Dev One (81)
Replies: 14
Views: 316

Re: HB Dev One (81)

Hello Keith - I was down to see the grandkids for my birthday, so I popped in to HMAS Albatross and got another pic of that Jindivik.
You can see the full size one (4000x3000pixel) here: https://i.postimg.cc/Hs3t65mn/Alb-001.jpg
ATB, MikeW

Image
by emfrat
15 Apr 2019, 22:43
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Online Jigsaw Puzzles
Replies: 165
Views: 5681

Re: Online Jigsaw Puzzles

Paul K wrote:
15 Apr 2019, 11:43
Mike W, would you mind if I share that picture on 'soshul meejuh' ? ;)
Go for it, Paul - that's what Brendan would have done, if 'soshul meejuh' had been invented in them days :thumbsup:
MikeW