Forum members meet up in UK

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  1. Airframes

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    Most of you will know that Vic and his wife Hil are on a World tour from Oz, and are currently in Vic's home-country, England. Yesterday, Karl (Rochie) travelled down from the North East to stay at my place, and we met up with Vic and Hil for lunch in an old coaching house near where I live, and then a short tour of the local area.
    Here's the pics ( without my ugly mug in them!). The landscape shots are looking out across the Cheshire plain, to the west coast. In the left background is the Lovell radio telescope at Jodrell Bank, 15 miles away, with a telephoto shot of the main telescope dish, taken from the same spot.
    After Vic and Hil departed in the evening, Karl and I rounded-off the night in my local pub, ensuring that the beer and lager was up to standard ........
     

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    Excellent, good to see Vic and Hilary have arrived safe and sound. Hope they are enjoying their trip!
     
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    i can confirm a good time was had by all !

    and the beer and lager in Terry's local passed the test and several confirmation tests as well !!!
     
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    Looks like a nice little visit. Thanks for posting Terry.
     
  5. Airframes

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    You're welcome Andy, and yes, we all had a good time.
     
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    Great shots and I bet it was a fun day.
     
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    Very Cool!!!!!!!
     
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    Jealous....
     
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    Looks like some nice beers you were drinking.
     
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    Have to appoint Vic the forum Ambassador as I think he's met the most of other members of this forum in at least 3 comtinents
     
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    So That's where they been!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Looks like some beee ute eefull country side.
    I am envious. I want to visit some friends on Wales.
     
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    Good to see they are safe and well. I forgot, but I'm pretty sure Vic had said that they were going to be doing some traveling. Glad you guys had a good time and those are some nice shots of the country side Terry.:thumbright:
     
  14. Njaco

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    Great pics. Wish I had some 'pubs' like that around here.

    This is giving me an idea. I think I'll start a pic thread of members meeting members. We've had a few and I think it would be cool to show how we are a community and not just annoymous names across a screen.
     
  15. rochie

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    i'm sure there was a thread about members you've met but i couldn't find it
     
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    Yeah, but I don't think we had pics in it. I've gotten a few lately when I revamped the mugshots thread.
     
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    Great idea Chris. I've got some pics from when Karl and I visited Roman in the Czech Republic, and some of when I met up with Gary and Tony (Geedee Rocketeer) last year if you need them.
     
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    sure. Just post in the "Post Youe Mugshots" thread. I'll work on the ones I got with Charles, Steve and Harrison.
     
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    Vic also has a pic of Himself, Terry and me which i'm sure we'll see when he returns from his world tour !
     
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    Great stuff guys! Would love to catch up with yas there sometime.

    Looks like some beautiful countryside there too.
     
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