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Forum: Jet Blast
18th Feb 2019, 07:34
Replies: 420
Views: 61,501
Posted By KelvinD

Can we all stop feeling sorry for William Joyce....

Can we all stop feeling sorry for William Joyce. He was not an American citizen. Certainly he was when he was born but when still a toddler his family moved back to Galway. He later did time in the...
Forum: Jet Blast
17th Feb 2019, 16:29
Replies: 66
Views: 5,458
Posted By KelvinD

While negotiating heavy traffic on the M6 on...

While negotiating heavy traffic on the M6 on Friday, I was building myself up to the snorts of exasperation etc, as expected from a grumpy old man. My mood was soon lightened when I heard a reporter...
Forum: Jet Blast
17th Feb 2019, 16:22
Replies: 3,058
Views: 231,635
Posted By KelvinD

I suppose I might be one of those mischievously...

I suppose I might be one of those mischievously (or malignly?) labelled as one of those on the sceptics and I am tempted to join in on Stan's side. The official story may well be true. I would wager...
15th Feb 2019, 09:21
Replies: 237
Views: 175,707
Posted By KelvinD

Andy S: Who told you that? Airbus thinks...

Andy S:
Who told you that? Airbus thinks Etihad has 40 941 and 22 1041 still on the order book.
15th Feb 2019, 09:08
Replies: 70
Views: 24,146
Posted By KelvinD

But not in BOAC livery, surely? It is due out of...

But not in BOAC livery, surely? It is due out of the Dublin paint shop Monday 18th.
14th Feb 2019, 19:14
Replies: 8
Views: 1,578
Posted By KelvinD

They will still be making wings for the rest of...

They will still be making wings for the rest of the Airbus family. At least, until Airbus decamp!
14th Feb 2019, 17:58
Replies: 8
Views: 1,578
Posted By KelvinD

I watched a live stream of the arrival at...

I watched a live stream of the arrival at Broughton this afternoon (no doubt available on youtube). An impressive plane. The stop was impressive; stopped on a sixpence!
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Feb 2019, 15:06
Replies: 5,242
Views: 332,182
Posted By KelvinD

Or maybe I think you mean that you shouldn't use...

Or maybe I think you mean that you shouldn't use a preposition with which to end a sentence?
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Feb 2019, 15:05
Replies: 31
Views: 2,120
Posted By KelvinD

'Robot' is the name by which traffic signals are...

'Robot' is the name by which traffic signals are known in South Africa. (Just thought I would mention it!)
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Feb 2019, 13:58
Replies: 5,242
Views: 332,182
Posted By KelvinD

tescoapp: re the Germany recession post above: It...

tescoapp: re the Germany recession post above: It is more a question of "Is it or is it not?" The official figure for the last quarter of 2018 shows zero growth. And that comes with the usual warning...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Feb 2019, 13:14
Replies: 5,242
Views: 332,182
Posted By KelvinD

It was painful this morning, watching Failing...

It was painful this morning, watching Failing sitting on the front bench with that bloody rictus grin that seems constantly to adorn his face. He sat there, grinning away while his Ministers were...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Feb 2019, 08:08
Replies: 9,563
Views: 889,059
Posted By KelvinD

Did someone get the crewing roster wrong there? 2...

Did someone get the crewing roster wrong there? 2 crew in the first car, 1 in the second car and sod all in the 3rd?
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Feb 2019, 08:05
Replies: 5,242
Views: 332,182
Posted By KelvinD

A government conundrum that is puzzling me:...

A government conundrum that is puzzling me: Various idiots in the government have said, from time to time, the UK will face a shortage of medicines, food, toothpaste etc etc. as a consequence of...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Feb 2019, 06:51
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By KelvinD

? What is wrong with "administer"? ...

?
What is wrong with "administer"?
Regardless, a person administering an estate is duty bound to carry out the said administration in an efficient and expeditious manner. If the brief case was...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Feb 2019, 21:34
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By KelvinD

It struck me as barmy but I am sure, with the...

It struck me as barmy but I am sure, with the right will, the Home Secretary should be able to get something done about it. The odd thing is the solicitor is referred to as "Brady's solicitor". It...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Feb 2019, 14:48
Replies: 5,242
Views: 332,182
Posted By KelvinD

tescoapp: Correct! I can't find a reference to...

tescoapp:
Correct! I can't find a reference to border customs posts anywhere in that Belfast Agreement.
virginblue: As the post above referred to requirements in respect of EU borders, then the...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Feb 2019, 14:10
Replies: 5,242
Views: 332,182
Posted By KelvinD

Effluent Man: I think you know the answer to...

Effluent Man:
I think you know the answer to that, as do we all: It's "Me, Me, Me! Oh yeah and my party. Oh, and the country too probably" in that order. A pox on all of them.
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Feb 2019, 10:12
Replies: 5,242
Views: 332,182
Posted By KelvinD

I didn't read either article, although I read the...

I didn't read either article, although I read the BBC version. Well, I read the first 2 paragraphs. The paragraphs that warn that failure to resolve the Brexit impasse will somehow lead to the world...
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Feb 2019, 17:20
Replies: 17
Views: 1,402
Posted By KelvinD

Did I hear that correctly? Was it a "thousand...

Did I hear that correctly? Was it a "thousand pound tiger"?
12th Feb 2019, 16:19
Replies: 129
Views: 31,316
Posted By KelvinD

Looking up Oleg on LinkedIn, I see he is looking...

Looking up Oleg on LinkedIn, I see he is looking for quesstimates for the value of Thomas Cook Airlines group and lists 18 aircraft of which only 3 belong to Thomas Cook Airlines (as distinct from...
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Feb 2019, 13:22
Replies: 5,242
Views: 332,182
Posted By KelvinD

Re the fruit & veg comments above; one thing that...

Re the fruit & veg comments above; one thing that will not be missed is Dutch tomatoes. The most pointless and tasteless vegetable (OK, for the pedants, fruit) ever to be inflicted on humans!
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Feb 2019, 11:55
Replies: 5,242
Views: 332,182
Posted By KelvinD

And no doubt the government will be throwing away...

And no doubt the government will be throwing away more money in legal fees when the shipping company sues them for breach/premature cancellation of contract.
And still Grayling continues to draw a...
12th Feb 2019, 11:51
Replies: 37
Views: 14,668
Posted By KelvinD

I noticed a fair bit of discussion re "flaps up...

I noticed a fair bit of discussion re "flaps up or not?" and it reminded me of a day spent taking pictures of the nice aeroplanes arriving at Heathrow. This was in April last year (5th April in...
Forum: Jet Blast
11th Feb 2019, 18:59
Replies: 5,242
Views: 332,182
Posted By KelvinD

Getting much work plumbing in Poland then? :ok:

Getting much work plumbing in Poland then? :ok:
Forum: Jet Blast
11th Feb 2019, 16:41
Replies: 9,563
Views: 889,059
Posted By KelvinD

Speaking of Michael Caine and films, I have just...

Speaking of Michael Caine and films, I have just finished watching "The Man Who Would Be King". Thoroughly enjoyed it.
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