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Decal-mania

I am a decalholic.  I am a sucker for a nice sheet.  Even though I am not the biggest Spitfire fan in the world, I must say that this new DK sheet looks good.  Tasty.

Modeling

Spitfire Heroes Exhibition - Jackie Moggridge Featured

The current exhibition at the RAF Museum, Hendon, called the Spitfire Experience includes a selection of ‘Spitfire Heroes’.

Those featured are some of the most famous names from aviation history. 327 more words

History

10 My Lifesaver Readers

Troubled Sight

For a long time I would suffer in and out of class due to my vision. No, I’m not near or far-sighted and no I do not have an astigmatism (in fact, according to my optometrist I have 20/20 vision). 454 more words

Super marine city

Where else could the title reference but my adopted home, and that of Supermarine in days of yore, Southampton.  The city has been overflowing with cultural delights this week just gone – even I have only been able to capture a taste of the events which I shall ‘review’ in my inimitable (because, frankly, who would want to imitate it?) style. 1,459 more words

Chocks Away

Regular readers may have seen my recent post Projection describing the joy Macfee and myself felt watching the Festival of light, hosted by our local shopping mall, we stumbled upon it by accident and were truly thrilled. 399 more words

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