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Historic military aircraft recognized with tribute at Jackson Park

The Essex Memorial Spitfire Committee donated three mounted signs to the City of Windsor to honour and provide historical significance of military aircraft located at Jackson Park. 429 more words

Local News

Worlds apart

Jim Evans is sat in a compartment of a train travelling from Manchester to Leeds. It is 1949. He is sat in a corner. The train stops at a station and Jeremy Knight enters the compartment.  596 more words

World War 2

Jersey, September 2016

Wednesday 31 August

BA, lunchtime flight after just under two weeks of guests, both friends & paying (Homestay) and we find ourselves on an full (of mostly spectators from the bike racing) Embraer 170 Jet to London City when normally the service is operated by a prop plane. 1,830 more words

Travel

Lincolnshire Lancaster Day 02.10.2016

Not much you can say other than…amazing. Having attended a number of similar days in the past I knew the routine and the usual suspects from the Battle of Britain Memorial flight performed admirably in lovely clear blue skies. 50 more words

First attempt at Airbrushing..........

Hey everyone,

So how’s it going?

So I’ve got this Badger 250-2 model airbrush (externally mixing) and a can of propellant and while I’m building the Messerschmitt I thought I would have a go at airbrushing the wing of my Lancaster bomber.   117 more words

Airfix

City council avoids site selection talk

I was mystified to see the Lancaster Bomber discussion paralyze council for yet another hour recently. Not three months ago, we listened to two hours of discussion around whether the city would fund its restoration at all. 121 more words

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