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by johnhowe
Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Northwest England
Topic: Sarah Montague flies in GR 4 over John Lennon & Mach Loop.
Replies: 3
Views: 1465

Re: Sarah Montague flies in GR 4 over John Lennon & Mach Loo

verreli wrote:Nice commentary from the pilot.
Highlights for me 13-20min to 13-50min Approach/fly over Ladybower just as the Lancasters flew practising before actual Dambuster raids. 16.15min to 16.30min Flying inverted and all the blasphemous comments made by the backseat passenger.
by johnhowe
Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Northwest England
Topic: Sarah Montague flies in GR 4 over John Lennon & Mach Loop.
Replies: 3
Views: 1465

Sarah Montague flies in GR 4 over John Lennon & Mach Loop.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m3nP7CuaQlk The televised part features John Lennon Airport at first following the Mersey and onto the Welsh MTA The Pilot points out that Aviation enthusiasts may be present as they fly the Mach Loop and will be wearing High Viz clothing. Lots of interesting flying a...
by johnhowe
Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: March 18 (Log)
Replies: 72
Views: 11443

Re: March 18 (Log)

I am off sick at the moment very bad illness, won't be doing logs until at least next Tuesday... 08:32 - ZK374/T. 29 (Typhoon/BS135) Dep - for delivery to QCY Hi Christian, I'm sure I speak for everybody who the first thing they do in a morning is look at your daily Warton logs. Hope you get better...
by johnhowe
Thu Mar 22, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What made you laugh today?
Replies: 189
Views: 26209

Re: What made you laugh today?

I was driving my car in a funeral cortege this afternoon as usual we were travelling very slowly and the cortege was overtaken by an elderly gentleman on a invalid scooter I had my car window in the down position. The elderly gentleman shouted "I will race you" I replied "We are going to the Cremato...
by johnhowe
Mon Mar 19, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Ken Dodd's family ask fans to line City Centre route
Replies: 17
Views: 1481

Re: Ken Dodd dies at age of 90 years RIP

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3M5I1UwsBAU Doddy on Des O'connor show 07 mins of mirth

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PR6EqSBECTE Ken Dodd on 500th edition of This is Your Life Part One

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WALRxQBmdDI Ken Dodd This is your life Part Two
by johnhowe
Fri Mar 16, 2018 11:46 am
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: RAF Spadeadam to get Freedom of the City of Carlisle
Replies: 0
Views: 482

RAF Spadeadam to get Freedom of the City of Carlisle

https://www.raf.mod.uk/raf100/whats-on/carlisle-city-council-civic-event/ Fairford 2018 Arrival Day 3 (Busiest) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wo8VGl1xGU4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fEzSjxjOS4w IL 76 2 SU 30s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vdhGjqSA2ls F 35 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-Gz...
by johnhowe
Fri Mar 16, 2018 11:19 am
Forum: Northwest England
Topic: Open day at Hooton Aerodrome Sunday 18th March 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 1106

Open day at Hooton Aerodrome Sunday 18th March 2018

https://griffintrust.org.uk/ Just click on militaria & aviation Flyer 2018 Open 9.00am to 15.00pm
by johnhowe
Tue Mar 13, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: South West England
Topic: Helicopter Boys by Richard Pike.
Replies: 0
Views: 1200

Helicopter Boys by Richard Pike.

https://www.londonbookfair.co.uk/en/Exh ... opter-Boys This is another fine book by Richard Pike with
fourteen contributors both civil and miltary. £20.00p from Grub Street.
by johnhowe
Tue Mar 13, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Testing To The Limits Volume One/two
Replies: 6
Views: 1642

Re: Testing To The Limits Volume One/two

Initially I bought The Lightning Boys then the Buccaneer Boys read them cover to cover. I have gone back to The RAF obtaining its first jet the Meteor then onto the Hunter/Javelin. I am absolutely amazed at the loss of aircraft and pilots in the 1950s but to learn more buy the books. I guess that's...
by johnhowe
Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Ken Dodd's family ask fans to line City Centre route
Replies: 17
Views: 1481

Re: Ken Dodd dies at age of 90 years RIP

Before I moved to the Wirrall Peninsula I Lived in Poulton Le Fylde, I was a member of The In Front of House Team at Blackpool Grand Theatre. I had the priviledge of seeing Doddy thoughout the year and especially on a Sunday night, you knew you were in for a long night when Doddy brought his Thermos...
by johnhowe
Mon Mar 12, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Jokes and Gags
Replies: 376
Views: 24782

Re: Jokes and Gags

I think we should suspend Jokes & Gags in deference to Sir Ken Dodd for a while RIP.
by johnhowe
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:21 am
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Thank you Christian and Frank.
Replies: 5
Views: 1664

Re: Thank you Christian and Frank.

:cool:
by johnhowe
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Thank you Christian and Frank.
Replies: 5
Views: 1664

Re: Thank you Christian and Frank.

chrisward123 wrote::thumb:
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by johnhowe
Sun Mar 11, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Testing To The Limits Volume One/two
Replies: 6
Views: 1642

Re: Testing To The Limits Volume One/two

Initially I bought The Lightning Boys then the Buccaneer Boys read them cover to cover. I have gone back to The RAF obtaining its first jet the Meteor then onto the Hunter/Javelin. I am absolutely amazed at the loss of aircraft and pilots in the 1950s but to learn more buy the books.
by johnhowe
Sun Mar 11, 2018 11:06 am
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Testing To The Limits Volume One/two
Replies: 6
Views: 1642

Re: Testing To The Limits Volume One/two

Do you get a commission on each sale John? :) PS I think I've been tested to the limits a few times outside the fence along Stoney Lane. Hi Martin, Nothing from the Author, but I do get voucher's from the bookseller which has enabled me to buy the complete series of Boy Book's I haven't bought them...
by johnhowe
Sat Mar 10, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Testing To The Limits Volume One/two
Replies: 6
Views: 1642

Testing To The Limits Volume One/two

Testing to the Limits British Test Pilots since 1910. Author Ken Ellis. This first volume was Published in 2015 with Foreword By Chris Yeo. The 2nd Volume Published in 2016 Foreword by John Farley. These two books are what Denis Morley would describe as a Tour de Force. As the titles suggest every T...
by johnhowe
Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: What could be potentially good news for Warton
Replies: 4
Views: 1778

Re: Saudi comfirmation of order for 48 Typhoons

TARGET wrote:Its good news I agree but the header is very misleading
I concur with the views expressed above and have altered the title.

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