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by Mike Bull
Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 239
Views: 25736

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

mark-f wrote:
Thu Nov 15, 2018 4:07 pm
the highest bidder wherever they may be
And there it is again- a lazy assumption that this is all somehow just about making money. Just goes to prove what I said a little further back on this very thread. :roll:
by Mike Bull
Wed Nov 14, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 239
Views: 25736

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

I find it hard to believe that one of the few remaining people who saw K7 at real speed should want to see it locked away for all time..? But certainly, issuing a press release that can be called, at best, misleading, without even forewarning or consulting with the other parties involved, doesn't bo...
by Mike Bull
Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 239
Views: 25736

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

I think we touched a nerve with the parish council on twitter!
by Mike Bull
Tue Nov 13, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 239
Views: 25736

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

We're sending over a donation of some outdoor lights and batteries for the Campbell Memorial...perhaps if everyone helped out with the same, we could make it really look like something this Christmas? Mark them for the attention of Councillor Tracy Coward, via the Coniston Institute. Ho ho ho! 20181...
by Mike Bull
Mon Nov 05, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 239
Views: 25736

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

For those that don't follow our Twitter feed @bluebirdk7 (and if not, why not? If we can learn to use it anybody can, and, it's where you'll find all the nice pictures from Bute and ongoing workshop updates now!) here's a picture I just uploaded of the parade through Rothesay that took place at the ...
by Mike Bull
Sat Nov 03, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Across The Lake
Replies: 186
Views: 55730

Re: Across The Lake

Rob - the poster is Gordon, so you can just bring it along to the workshop.
by Mike Bull
Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:52 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!
Replies: 1248
Views: 252202

Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

Chopping Turbinia in two in 1927-



-and the stern leaving London to head back to Newcastle in 1959-

Turbinia-Pickfords.jpg
by Mike Bull
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Bloodhound SSC/Thrust/Noble Thread
Replies: 410
Views: 103922

Re: The Bloodhound SSC/Thrust/Noble Thread

Bit more detail here- https://www.autocar.co.uk/car-news/industry/bloodhound-land-speed-project-enters-administration Team insiders say the project would need around £5 million to run the car at 500-600mph under jet power on its already-prepared 18km track in South Africa, around £15m to achieve 800...
by Mike Bull
Mon Oct 15, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Bloodhound SSC/Thrust/Noble Thread
Replies: 410
Views: 103922

Re: The Bloodhound SSC/Thrust/Noble Thread

Bloodhound has gone into administration...

http://www.bloodhoundssc.com/news/inves ... rld-record
by Mike Bull
Wed Oct 10, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Where can Bluebird be seen
Replies: 58
Views: 4832

Re: Where can Bluebird be seen

Renegadenemo wrote:
Wed Oct 10, 2018 4:04 pm
the Murley Moss burrow
:lol: :lol: :lol: