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by Nigel H-J
11 Jul 2020, 19:04
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Childhood.....
Replies: 8
Views: 91

Re: Childhood.....

The Player schools were renamed long ago because their full name was the John Player schools named after the cigarette and tobacco manufacturer which was a major employer in Nottingham. Perhaps the education authority thought it would encourage the kids to smoke. As the school catchment area was no...
by Nigel H-J
11 Jul 2020, 17:56
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Childhood.....
Replies: 8
Views: 91

Re: Childhood.....

Nigel I think the cinema you referred to was the ABC Metropole on Mansfield road. Yes, that was it. I used to go to Haydn Road Junior School and can still remember two of the teachers, one was a Mr Jackson and the other, Miss Rollingstone, good grief, she used to frighten the daylights out of me, v...
by Nigel H-J
11 Jul 2020, 15:27
Forum: CBFS Forum
Topic: NewFlightDeck...
Replies: 53
Views: 1943

Re: NewFlightDeck...

Nigel : I believe ( but am not certain ) that I eventually settled on FSRealWX . One point I perhaps should make is that I always use real world weather which in any event seems to produce more realistic results than setting it up manually Many thanks for that, will take a closer look at it later. ...
by Nigel H-J
11 Jul 2020, 14:12
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Childhood.....
Replies: 8
Views: 91

Re: Childhood.....

Graham, that was as close as you could get from my childhood days. There are amendments to be made and that was, if my parents were having a dinner party for my father's colleagues then I would have to say good evening sir/madam then disappear and be very quiet whilst they were in the dinning room a...
by Nigel H-J
11 Jul 2020, 13:06
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Air Day Rewind on Now!!
Replies: 0
Views: 47

Air Day Rewind on Now!!

Royal Navy International Air Days at RNAS Yeovilton in one action packed livestream.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pyrvnvN6lXo

Regards
Nigel.
by Nigel H-J
10 Jul 2020, 12:33
Forum: CBFS Forum
Topic: NewFlightDeck...
Replies: 53
Views: 1943

Re: NewFlightDeck...

The clouds seem far less realistic than in X Plane
What mod are you using for clouds in X Plane? I find the clouds to be just so so though I do not have anything such as payware clouds or environment, must be missing out from somewhere!! :lol:

Regards
Nigel.
by Nigel H-J
08 Jul 2020, 20:50
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Traffic Warden somehow lost the plot
Replies: 6
Views: 131

Traffic Warden somehow lost the plot

A council spokesperson said.............the appeal would be "carefully considered".:wall:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-l ... e-53339599
by Nigel H-J
08 Jul 2020, 15:25
Forum: CBFS Forum
Topic: NewFlightDeck...
Replies: 53
Views: 1943

Re: NewFlightDeck...

I cannot but think after all the video releases I have seen of MS2020, how other platforms such as P3D and X-Plane 11are going to compete against the graphics and sounds. I have to admit as much as I love X-Plane11 and will continue to fly it MS2020 is, from what I have seen already, far better and ...
by Nigel H-J
06 Jul 2020, 20:52
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Celebrating
Replies: 13
Views: 170

Re: Celebrating

Blimey Graham, what a difference a hair cut makes, you have gone from a softy look to the hard hit man look!! :-O :hide: :lol: :lol:

Regards
Nigel.