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by newsgirluk
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 665
Views: 147925

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

Shucks seems in my haste I forgot to mention that the original agreement was for the boat to be on PERMANENT display in the museum!
by newsgirluk
Wed Apr 17, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 665
Views: 147925

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

Don't recall anyone saying it would run on Loch Fad on the Isle of Bute TWICE before running on Coniston THEN going into the museum??
by newsgirluk
Sun Oct 07, 2018 11:58 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Where can Bluebird be seen
Replies: 58
Views: 19641

Re: Where can Bluebird be seen

The berthing of Bluebird in the dedicated wing of the Ruskin Museum built in 2008 has nothing to do with the Proving Trial of K7 as defined in the Coniston Water Bye Laws. Nor will she be going in there immediately following any proving trial as she will have to return to her North Shields home for...
by newsgirluk
Sun Oct 07, 2018 11:56 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Where can Bluebird be seen
Replies: 58
Views: 19641

Re: Where can Bluebird be seen

Yes Scots Pine, I saw that too. Seems like there was something in place after all, £580,000 worth. Either that or they have thrown it all together in the last few weeks. 500k of that was a grant from Cumbria Vision using money left over from the foot and mouth crisis to put up a building but as of ...
by newsgirluk
Sun Oct 07, 2018 11:32 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Where can Bluebird be seen
Replies: 58
Views: 19641

Re: Where can Bluebird be seen

Richie wrote:
Sun Oct 07, 2018 6:41 pm
newsgirluk wrote:
Sun Oct 07, 2018 4:17 pm
The Bluebird wing at the museum has been ready and waiting since 2008!

A new poster, long time watcher !

Perhaps you would like to introduce yourself 8-)
I rather think the clue is in the name Richie!!!
by newsgirluk
Sun Oct 07, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Where can Bluebird be seen
Replies: 58
Views: 19641

Re: Where can Bluebird be seen

The Bluebird wing at the museum has been ready and waiting since 2008!