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Heljan BR Class 05 Diesel Shunter Review (Pt1: Out of the box)

On friday Heljan’s new BR Class 05 arrived on my door step, so I thought I would let you know a thing or two about the model and the prototype: 686 more words


Europe Day 3: Fenton Heritage Day?

Friday, June 5, 2015

After a little more modest (but still delicious) breakfast at the hotel, we set out for our next destination, York. We first took a short drive to Coventry, site of a cathedral that had been heavily damaged in World War II. 351 more words


Why strong leadership drives our dynamic vision and expansion

Investing in training and developing our team to be the best that they can be is our mantra at The Right Fuel Company which runs the Bayford Foundation. 355 more words

Bayford Foundation

Weekly Photo Challenge - Early Bird

Occasionally I find the photo challenges quite difficult, maybe through lack of time or interest or both! This week was also a bit of a touchy subject for me, let me explain. 423 more words


Runaway Railway 1966

Children’s Film Foundation Production

A gentleman from England was nice enough to send me a copy of this previously-unknown-to-me movie (Thanks, Bill!).  After a viewing, I knew it should have a home on my blog.  523 more words


‘This blog is posted on the birthday of a beautiful young woman who was the inspiration for me to begin the journey. She inspired to the extent that I had no choice but to embark. 1,461 more words



I need to put things into perspective here. The Austin/Morris Mini was introduced to the amazed British public in August 1959.  In general terms it was considered a technological marvel.   1,865 more words