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Caption Competition Mk III

Old 15th Aug 2022, 20:58
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At Duxford the Link trainer finally gets delivered
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Old 15th Aug 2022, 20:58
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(not a caption - pleased to see this Spitfire is a survivor and is now displayed at the Solent Sky Museum, Southampton)
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Old 15th Aug 2022, 21:00
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New obstacle for the Croquet lawn gets delivered...
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Old 15th Aug 2022, 21:01
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Keith Moon was later heard to complain ' We're gonna need a bigger swimming pool '
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Old 15th Aug 2022, 21:02
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After his punkah wallah stormed out in a fit of pique, Heath-Robinson naturally had the perfect solution...
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Old 15th Aug 2022, 21:03
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Not a caption....Treaders is that the one we can sit in? If so can I add it to my log book ??
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Old 15th Aug 2022, 21:10
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[NAC]Dunno, I've been there in the last 15 years or so but don't recall being able to sit in it... mind you we were there just after opening time (pubs AND the museum!) and were doing some walking along the coast to Hamble so it was probably all a bit of a rush...[/NAC]

Caption: Hold it there boys, (sigh!) now they want it for a museum back home in Blighty...

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Old 15th Aug 2022, 21:11
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What Del Boy thought was a Statelitte Dish was in fact a landing aid from Biggin Hill.
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Old 15th Aug 2022, 22:29
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The runway was exceedingly short, but it was nice and wide.

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Old 15th Aug 2022, 23:48
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You should think yourself lucky dear, I heard some chap at Seletar ended up with a bunch of Sunderland’s dumped on his lawn.
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Old 15th Aug 2022, 23:54
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It was such a shame to dump them, so I managed to secretly transfer them around the region as “Gate Guardians” and then put about that we had buried them under those teak logs I had ordered, which incidentally we then sold off to some lumber merchant and put the funds raised behind the bars of all the ranks involved and swore them to secrecy. A result don’t you think..
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Old 15th Aug 2022, 23:59
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If that bloody Admiral across the road can have a canon and balls outside his house, then I can have a Spitfire.
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Old 16th Aug 2022, 00:04
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This will take a display Spitfire to a whole new level.
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Old 16th Aug 2022, 00:51
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Honest Sir we found it just sitting abandoned so we decided to bring it home......
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Old 16th Aug 2022, 00:56
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Yup just your typical RAF evolution, 10 officers standing around doing nothing, one more too drunk to stand...and one LAC driving the tractor actual getting the job done !
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Old 16th Aug 2022, 00:58
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The Staish hated having to walk all the way across the airfield for his aeroplane......
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Old 16th Aug 2022, 02:04
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Hoskins, I only ordered you to measure the height of the terrace.

Of course, Sir. I tried it from the stand, but it turns out the altimeter only reads where the aircraft is.
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Old 16th Aug 2022, 04:31
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The guests couldn't wait to get down there & put a towel on their favorite spot!
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On the Terrace: Bertie...what exactly does 'Gun Harmonisation' mean?
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Old 16th Aug 2022, 05:06
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Hoskins, the mem-sahib wanted to have canapés on the lawn, not a canopy... and the whole dashed aeroplane...
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