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by DelP
01 Oct 2011, 16:03
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Wonkypedia-attention Leif H
Replies: 22
Views: 1816

Re: Wonkypedia-attention Leif H

As I understand it, Escorts and Stewards is for light hearted chat. This is a play on words - aeroplanes land at an Aerodrome, M Palin lands at his Palindrome, and hippopotamus land at the Hippodrome. Apologies for confusing you. :lol: :lol: Now that makes a lot of sense.....as does 28 degrees cels...
by DelP
29 Sep 2011, 23:36
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: DISNEY Planes
Replies: 15
Views: 888

Re: DISNEY Planes

sketchy74 wrote:Not too sure if it is of interest to anyone here, but thought I would post anyhow.
No worries, I've been watching the progress of this, not for me of course but for my 9 year old lad... :wasntme:

Derek :lol:
by DelP
29 Sep 2011, 01:46
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: American History
Replies: 7
Views: 647

Re: American History

:lol: :lol: Reminds me of a conversation I had with a taxi driver in Belize (note: fixed rate, one pound sterling buys 3 Belize dollars and visa -versa ;) ) Him: 'It's alright for you Brits, you're three times richer than us....' Me: 'Excuse me..?' Him: 'Your pound is worth more, one pound is the sa...
by DelP
19 Sep 2011, 00:42
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: All our yesterdays...
Replies: 369
Views: 82515

Re: All our yesterdays...

DaveB wrote:it's the sprog who always gets the wets in :lol: RHIP ;)
Damn, you spoiled the delusion Dave 8)

Derek :lol: :lol: :lol:
by DelP
18 Sep 2011, 23:59
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: All our yesterdays...
Replies: 369
Views: 82515

Re: All our yesterdays...

Rich wrote:Both SPROGS, 237
We're alright Blister, senior soldier buys the beers :thumbsup:

Derek :lol: :lol:
by DelP
17 Sep 2011, 20:49
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: All our yesterdays...
Replies: 369
Views: 82515

Re: All our yesterdays...

:lol: :lol:

Nice one Garry :lol:
Blister wrote:I was going to say "Sprog!" until I saw 244 - Respect instead from a 245'er! :welldone:
OK, my turn mate....SPROG !!!!!! :lol:

Derek ;)
by DelP
17 Sep 2011, 17:29
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: All our yesterdays...
Replies: 369
Views: 82515

Re: All our yesterdays...

Hi folks, there are two white faces in this shot, one of them is mine ;) From 1998 -2000 I 'did' VSO (Voluntary Service Overseas) and worked as a vocational trainer employed by the Belize Department of Correction. How often in a lifetime do you get the chance to go to prison in Central America ;) :l...
by DelP
13 Sep 2011, 23:58
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Atlantique Classic Flight Dove
Replies: 18
Views: 1288

Re: Atlantique Classic Flight Dove

My avatar image was taken from Air Atlantique's DEVON ( edited by mods :lol: ) on final approach to Coventry's r/way 23.Also on board were DaveB,DelP and Ben Watson and this was my first contact with them.Despite that I enjoyed the flight very much! :hide: EricT :-O How rude Eric!! Strangely enough...
by DelP
11 Sep 2011, 20:34
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Hovercraft - The big one!
Replies: 17
Views: 1107

Re: Hovercraft - The big one!

:lol: :lol:

Done that more than once, not an experience I would recommend :lol:

The vibration is horrendous, luckily the crews are experienced at spotting pale faces and delivering paper bags :thumbsup:

Derek ;)
by DelP
10 Sep 2011, 18:40
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Music: Love Grows Where My Rosemary Goes
Replies: 51
Views: 2281

Re: Music: Love Grows Where My Rosemary Goes

:lol: Excellent stuff..at school I played trumpet and cello, wasn't good at either...I wanted to learn the flute, a la Ian Anderson but there were no vacancies 8) Before I joined up I worked in a chain store music shop for 18 months, bluffed my way in on the brass and string gambit...they didn't car...