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by Pen Pusher
Wed Jan 15, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: London Bimbles 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 202

Re: London Bimbles 2020

I'm off shooting Elephants :whistle: at Marble Arch on Sunday :D

https://www.sheldrickwildlifetrust.org/ ... f-tomorrow

Brian
by Pen Pusher
Wed Jan 15, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: London Bimbles 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 202

London Bimbles 2020

Night Shoot ~ 9th January 2020 With summer on its way, and the nights are getting shorter, I need to take advantage of what darkness there is at the minute for some hand-held night photography around London. For this Bimble I started at Hyde Park Corner just after sunset and a rain front having pass...
by Pen Pusher
Tue Jan 14, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Windows 7 - R.I.P.
Replies: 12
Views: 384

Re: Windows 7 - R.I.P.

Nothing would happen if you got rid of Norton either, the PC would just default to using 'Windows Defender' (Window's own antivirus) - I bet you that Norton is causing a lot of slowness. I got a new Windows 10 computer in the sales at the start of the year. Normally the first thing I do is delete M...
by Pen Pusher
Mon Jan 13, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Windows 7 - R.I.P.
Replies: 12
Views: 384

Windows 7 - R.I.P.

As from tomorrow, Tuesday 14th January, Microsoft are no longer supporting Windows 7.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-51090407

Brian
by Pen Pusher
Fri Dec 27, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Photography Q & A / How to post photos
Topic: Photobucket Down?
Replies: 4
Views: 381

Re: Photobucket Down?

From Photobucket Facebook Photobucket 24 December at 22:01 · Our systems are running through continuous verification processes as they come back online. Unfortunately, this is taking longer than we would like, but we want to confirm everything is cross checked, secure and verified. We do not have a ...
by Pen Pusher
Thu Dec 19, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Some Dead Harriers ~Culdrose/Predannack/Yeovilton 2006
Replies: 8
Views: 1150

Some Dead Harriers ~Culdrose/Predannack/Yeovilton 2006

It rained on both visits and wandering around Predannack in thick sea mist was a tad spooky. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49237766482_6c933d53cc_o.jpg Harrier GR3/XZ667/67 ~ Harrier T4/XW271/71 ~Harrier GR3/XZ996/96/Royal Navy School Of Flight Deck Operations/RNAS Culdrose/12th September 2006...
by Pen Pusher
Sun Dec 15, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson - didn't he do well?
Replies: 55
Views: 1957

Re: Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson - didn't he do well?

baz1 wrote:
Sat Dec 14, 2019 9:22 pm
us more senior people have lived through a lot of different PM's as i'm sure you may do, we have seen and been through it all.
Especially when Labour were in power and the Unions ran the country.

Brian
by Pen Pusher
Sat Nov 23, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Carnaby Street Christmas Lights - London 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 525

Carnaby Street Christmas Lights - London 2019

Carnaby Street has collaborated with the ocean conservation charity Project Zero to put on an underwater display representing ocean’s of the world in need of preserving and conserving. Crabs, starfish and other sea animals are made from recycled and reusable materials including over 1500 plastic bot...
by Pen Pusher
Fri Nov 22, 2019 7:12 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Marshalls move
Replies: 42
Views: 8305

Re: Marshalls move

Wyton 'Garden Village', no less... http://www.wytonairfield.co.uk/ The Garden Village plan in the link above was turned down in 2017 because the roads around here wouldn't be able to handle the extra traffic created. Nothing has changed since then. Try getting through St Ives during rush hour with ...
by Pen Pusher
Fri Nov 01, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Environment
Replies: 5
Views: 516

Re: Environment

And if you want to travel First Class :D -

Image

Brian
by Pen Pusher
Sun Oct 27, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Marshalls move
Replies: 42
Views: 8305

Re: Marshalls move

Vulcanone wrote:
Sun Oct 27, 2019 1:49 pm
Wasn't this announced earlier this year or even last year.
I remember it from at least 10 years ago when I was working at Wyton.

Brian
by Pen Pusher
Sun Oct 13, 2019 6:48 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Greta Thunberg?
Replies: 106
Views: 4790

Re: Greta Thunberg?

Bilvo wrote:
Fri Oct 11, 2019 3:23 pm
You, me, your family, children and mine all dead in the next 50 years :clap: well done
I will be dead in the next 50 years. Not news to me as it will happen as part of the natural ageing process.

Brian
by Pen Pusher
Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: EXERCISE CORONET BUFFALO IOWA & SOUTH DAKOTA ANG A7D/K RAF WADDINGTON ENTHUSIASTS/PHOTO DAY 1985
Replies: 10
Views: 740

Re: EXERCISE CORONET BUFFALO IOWA & SOUTH DAKOTA ANG A7D/K RAF WADDINGTON ENTHUSIASTS/PHOTO DAY 1985

EXERCISE CORONET BUFFALO IOWA & SOUTH DAKOTA ANG A7D/K RAF WADDINGTON ENTHUSIASTS/PHOTO DAY 1985 Why are you shouting? from wiki A 2014 article on netiquette (online etiquette) in New Republic, titled "How Capital Letters Became Internet Code for Yelling",[11] states that: Online newsgroups and bul...
by Pen Pusher
Tue Oct 08, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Spangdahlem F-16C Crash
Replies: 1
Views: 766

Re: Spangdahlem F-16C Crash

Already posted here viewtopic.php?f=253&t=181702

Brian
by Pen Pusher
Fri Sep 20, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2019- 21st & 22nd September
Replies: 19
Views: 2249

Re: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2019- 21st & 22nd September

Crosswind was more than expected.

Sharkmouth flew 3 maybe 4 times today.

See you tomorrow.

Brian
by Pen Pusher
Fri Sep 20, 2019 4:36 am
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2019- 21st & 22nd September
Replies: 19
Views: 2249

Re: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2019- 21st & 22nd September

Brian... will the Sharkmouth P51 fly?... new wing tip... sounds like she as had a miss app? Made it back from France so should fly this weekend. Don't need to be on Facebook to view these. https://www.facebook.com/OlivierCaenenPhotographie/photos/a.320549211366031/2423263514427913/?type=3 Brian
by Pen Pusher
Thu Sep 19, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2019- 21st & 22nd September
Replies: 19
Views: 2249

Re: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2019- 21st & 22nd September

Sharkmouth returned to Duxford this afternoon with a new wing tip.

Brian
by Pen Pusher
Mon Sep 16, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2019- 21st & 22nd September
Replies: 19
Views: 2249

Re: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2019- 21st & 22nd September

Any one arriving by car from the north and intending using the A1(M)/A14, drivers beware. Monday 16 September to Sunday 22 September (7 nights) A14 westbound Swavesey junction 28 between exit and entry slips Vehicles will be diverted off the A14 at junction 28 via the westbound exit slip and will re...
by Pen Pusher
Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: LN Eagles near miss parachutists
Replies: 3
Views: 1195

Re: LN Eagles near miss parachutists

THE PARACHUTIST reports that 2 parachutists in freefall were carrying out a jump over Chatteris airfield when they saw 2 F15 aircraft travelling north to south directly over the airfield and beneath the parachutists in freefall. The Skydivers were travelling at approximately 120mph vertically. A Go...

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