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by Richie
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 232
Views: 25057

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

And to that end, I am somewhat frustrated, it’s always us that are made out to be the bad guys, 9 years I have worked solidly on the boat, not a penny in my pocket, I didn’t do it for anything other than the challenge and the want to see a tragedy turned into a triumph
by Richie
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 232
Views: 25057

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

Furthermore, it seems that despite the groundswell of opinion from the British public, ourselves and Gina that K7 should live on to inspire and shouldn’t be decommissioned and left to rot, they are still adamant that is exactly what they want. I am really disappointed in Robbie, I thought he was bet...
by Richie
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 232
Views: 25057

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

Now that you’ve said that, they will down tools, miss the deadline, then blame us for the failure. The excuse will be “you didn’t agree on paper to the dates” Even though you have said the dates will work and they need to get the plan signed off before we will commit our funds to it........ We will ...
by Richie
Tue Nov 13, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 232
Views: 25057

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

Trying to help the Coniston folks, build bridges and we get attacked.

We can’t win at all. :roll:
by Richie
Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 232
Views: 25057

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

Happy to come over and help put them up with you Bill.

Every little helps as they say.
by Richie
Sat Nov 10, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 232
Views: 25057

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

252 days to raise all that money.... infact its a whole bunch less time as they need to raise tens of thousands to pay for infrastructure, signage, facilities, staff, pay for traffic management, pay for stewards / rangers, pay for environmental impact assessments, pay the daily rate to the LDNPA to ...
by Richie
Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 232
Views: 25057

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

I very much doubt they would let us.
by Richie
Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 232
Views: 25057

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

Can’t do Dumbleyoung next year as I have a tripod to Holland and a trip to Normandy already booked in with tankie related stuff :D

Maybe the year after.
by Richie
Tue Nov 06, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 232
Views: 25057

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

It will all come out in the wash...... again..... The meeting hasn't happened yet... We need to wait until you have been to the meeting, ensure it is recorded (not minutes, but recorded) that way stuff cannot be twisted later. Malcolm / Bill. PROMISE me you will go with an open mind before lighting ...