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by yelrow
Thu May 19, 2022 10:48 am
Forum: Hornby
Topic: hornby r30231 purple West Country class.
Replies: 19
Views: 409

Re: hornby r30231 purple West Country class.

Proper collectors would simply buy to add to their collection. For keeping boxed only.
by yelrow
Tue May 17, 2022 5:55 pm
Forum: Hornby
Topic: hornby r30231 purple West Country class.
Replies: 19
Views: 409

Re: hornby r30231 purple West Country class.

good job, would rather money spent elsewhere. In the good old days, these gaudy colours did not exist.
by yelrow
Sun May 15, 2022 6:41 pm
Forum: Hornby
Topic: Price increase
Replies: 27
Views: 1626

Re: Price increase

Us the public, are perhaps to blame. We, asked for more detail, now we are complaining about the prices. What do we expect. I run a lot of hornby dublo , 3 rail, and was, and am, content both with the quality, and the price. However, people have more disposable income, and are willing to pay such ri...
by yelrow
Thu May 05, 2022 5:46 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Passport Renewal
Replies: 12
Views: 314

Re: Passport Renewal

Barry, i agree with your lady wife, about flight time. My son, is in Austin, and i really cant face that journey. Leg space, is horrible, and guy in front, always puts his seat back. Last time i went, i dropped my glasses and moved about 6 people to find them. Heather disowned me.
by yelrow
Wed May 04, 2022 9:15 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Passport Renewal
Replies: 12
Views: 314

Re: Passport Renewal

We did ours at home, as problem finding a photo machine with codes in rural France.. we offered them ones I did in our hall, which they accepted. IPad came in handy.
by yelrow
Wed May 04, 2022 6:29 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Passport Renewal
Replies: 12
Views: 314

Re: Passport Renewal

the head of passport applications, was called to Parliament last week to explain why they are in Dire arrears. It appears they have massive staff shortages. My friend was going to spain in 2 weeks, with his family, but has been told his passport will not be renewed in time, despite applying weeks ag...
by yelrow
Sat Apr 30, 2022 10:39 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )
Replies: 81
Views: 16573

Re: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )

You are welcome to come and cut mine BB. I have the technology. Takes all day. Then needs doing again in about 5 days.
by yelrow
Fri Apr 29, 2022 12:27 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: WIN10 PC Problem
Replies: 3
Views: 153

Re: WIN10 PC Problem

Cadman, hi, post this on Hornby forum, if no joy, as Mod Augustus , is a Windows expert. If you post for his attention, you will get a solution. Having said this, no doubt there is a similar boffin, on here.
by yelrow
Fri Apr 29, 2022 7:47 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )
Replies: 81
Views: 16573

Re: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )

we saw him on our roof, 5 years ago. Must admit, i had no idea what it was, but Heather knew. He now comes every year, sits on Telephone wires and makes that crazy call. Fortunately, for any doubters, we have some great photos. Making it up, ROG, the very idea.
by yelrow
Thu Apr 28, 2022 3:36 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )
Replies: 81
Views: 16573

Re: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )

Out resident Hoopu is back, along with our swifts. They nest here before taking their young home with them. Superb to watch in flight.o