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by PeteP
09 Dec 2019, 08:16
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Old wheels for you to identify
Replies: 8
Views: 218

Re: Old wheels for you to identify

Certainly looks like the Armstrong Siddeley sphinx mascot on the bonnet. I'd guess at an Armstrong Siddeley Whitley from the early 50s?
Pete
by PeteP
20 Nov 2019, 07:47
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Calgary - money where your mouth is
Replies: 9
Views: 530

Re: Calgary - money where your mouth is

511Flyer wrote:
19 Nov 2019, 19:11
It's not a Sting is it?
:lol: :lol: :thumbsup:
by PeteP
19 Nov 2019, 07:45
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Calgary - money where your mouth is
Replies: 9
Views: 530

Re: Calgary - money where your mouth is

Six months wait for a card, Mike? Perhaps they had a Stampede for membership. 8)
Pete
by PeteP
12 Nov 2019, 06:57
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: The Book Store
Replies: 30
Views: 824

Re: The Book Store

Dev One wrote:
11 Nov 2019, 22:24
It is similar to the island in the Irish Sea known for its 3 legs.......'Ten M'......I.O.M.
Ah, now it makes sense, Keith, thank you. It's obviously not just my eyes that time is dimming. :agree:
Pete
by PeteP
11 Nov 2019, 19:18
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: The Book Store
Replies: 30
Views: 824

Re: The Book Store

Dev One wrote:
10 Nov 2019, 14:48
Or you could give your location when flying using that wireless thingy as 'Ten W'. (Tangent time again!)
:hide:
Keith
OK, I give in. I've spent ages trying to figure it out! Anyone know what the heck Keith is on about? :dunno:
Pete
by PeteP
11 Nov 2019, 07:14
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: The Book Store
Replies: 30
Views: 824

Re: The Book Store

Yes, it puzzled me for a while, Mike. It's a very clever reference to Alum Bay hence my response about pushing coloured sand down into glass lighthouses. https://i.pinimg.com/originals/bc/1c/a1/bc1ca1d676460592d718fafb5b605742.jpg https://i.pinimg.com/originals/20/1d/9b/201d9b84380c9178b2b7cce33b98b...
by PeteP
10 Nov 2019, 07:38
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: The Book Store
Replies: 30
Views: 824

Re: The Book Store

Nice one, Simon but I have to confess it took me 3 attempts before I spotted the pun! Silly me but I'll neither vent nor laugh at my own slowness. Did you ever go to the chine and push coloured sand down into one of those glass lighthouses? I think I may still have one somewhere. Pete PS we seem to ...
by PeteP
09 Nov 2019, 08:29
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: The Book Store
Replies: 30
Views: 824

Re: The Book Store

Damn! Oh well, Simon, I suppose I'll have to drink that bottle of Newport instead - provided that well known bunch of pirates, the Blackgang, haven't half-inched it.
Pete
by PeteP
08 Nov 2019, 07:44
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: The Book Store
Replies: 30
Views: 824

Re: The Book Store

Oh, dear! These puns are making me feel ill - a glass of Freshwater please!
P.
by PeteP
14 Aug 2019, 16:23
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Real World Antonovs at Liverpool
Replies: 7
Views: 469

Re: Real World Antonovs at Liverpool

I'm sure you're right, Larry but I have to confess I've never been on a motorbike in my life. The "agricultural implements" I was referring to was the standard euphemism for illicit arms shipments - packing cases full of guns were - allegedly - often so marked. I actually had it said to me once. Bac...