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by Malcolm Ops
Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Runs 2019
Replies: 123
Views: 143460

Re: Bluebird Runs 2019

Due to the reception the Morris family received, they were /are reluctant to go back into the field of running her until K7 has done what needs to be done, they have no wish repeat the problems they received. They have absolutely no wish to detract from the K7 project or compete with it in any way....
by Malcolm Ops
Mon Nov 09, 2020 11:17 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Runs 2019
Replies: 123
Views: 143460

Re: Bluebird Runs 2019

The craft called K777 exists but has not been operated for many years. It is owned by Helical Technology in the UK. I do not know if the vehicle collection owned by Helical is open for public viewing.
by Malcolm Ops
Sun Oct 18, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!
Replies: 1105
Views: 844891

Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

Elvington Crash update: The Police informal interviews of those who were present on the Airfield are on-going (17/10). Once completed the Coroner will receive a report from the Chief Constable of North Yorkshire Police. Motorsport UK (the governing body) and the HSE are running parallel inquiries. B...
by Malcolm Ops
Thu Oct 15, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin
Replies: 185
Views: 40511

Re: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin

For Geoff Holme, Whilst our paths cross at times, I was the person who could rely on Geoff in the late nineties to answer the call to assist at Land Speed Record attempts, particularly those for Primetime LSR. Giving up a speed passion as strong as it was has thrown me somewhat and I haven't the wor...
by Malcolm Ops
Sun Oct 04, 2020 4:52 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!
Replies: 1105
Views: 844891

Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

It was intended as raising questions about how safe the vehicles are/were for the intended speeds There are now two ongoing inquiries and the matters concerning you all will be revealed in the Coroners Court. The vehicle remains under the control of the police, they took control of the accident sce...
by Malcolm Ops
Sat Oct 03, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!
Replies: 1105
Views: 844891

Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

Whilst discussion is healthy may I ask that postings about Elvington are made following research and consideration of factual information. Should we lose the use of the runway 26 there will be no land speed sport in the UK. Thank You.
by Malcolm Ops
Fri Oct 02, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!
Replies: 1105
Views: 844891

Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

The identity of the driver is in the public domain. The driver was Zef Eisenberg and the car was a Porsche 911.
by Malcolm Ops
Mon Sep 21, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Coniston Water Byelaws "2019"
Replies: 3
Views: 2175

Re: Coniston Water Byelaws "2019"

Now called Coniston Water Byelaws 2020, the final drafting and second stage consultation has resulted in a final opportunity for comments. Should nothing major in these words have to be altered, the Byelaws will be probably be signed in late December (on behalf of the LDNPA) and come into operation ...
by Malcolm Ops
Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin
Replies: 185
Views: 40511

Re: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin

First, there was the sudden addition of five new trustees in 2018, at least three of whom had direct or familial links to the short-lived Bluebird Heritage company dissolved after just eighteen months in January 2019. Some details: The Coniston Bluebird Heritage Limited was established by key membe...
by Malcolm Ops
Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin
Replies: 185
Views: 40511

Re: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin

Referring back to Malcolm and Richie’s posts on 30th July, I don’ think the future running of Bluebird should be limited to Coniston And you can bet that any of the above listed stretches of water in Scotland, Australia, America and France would be falling over themselves to welcome her back to see...