Monthly Archives: May 2018

French at Cambridge 28-5-18

A morning trip to Cambridge Airport today to take in aircraft form the French air Force, (Armee de L’Air). All the French aircraft that took part at the airshow over the weekend at nearby Duxford, were based and operated out of Cambridge Airport during the show. This was a large contingent of aircraft, as well… Read More »

Hemsby Update Pt-2 Erosion 19- 20-5-18

Part 2 of my Hemsby weekend visit is to concentrate on the changes that are happening on the shoreline. I was last there at Easter, then I thought the winter onslaught was bad enough, this time the high spring tides have caused a lot more damage. Hemsby, once again has been in the news recently,… Read More »

Hemsby update Pt-1 19-5-18

A weekend planned  trip to Hemsby, Norfolk for a nice relaxing break, as the weather forecast was good. Hemsby is a small seaside village,8 miles north of Gt Yarmouth and popular with day trippers and long stay holiday makers. This weekend I stumbled across a Rockabilly event and thought I had gone back in time to the 1950’s, as… Read More »

Steam & Country Show 12-5-18

A trip to nearby  Stotfold, Beds for the Annual Steam Fair & Country Show  on Saturday 12th May, all in aid of the Stotfold Mill Preservation Trust. This Event has been run for the last 16 years and it attracts a large family audience from all around the county, aswell as outside the county. Looking at the… Read More »

Wonderful Shuttleworth 6-5-18

It’s that time of year, the start of the airshow season, what a start we had ,sunshine all day with aircraft modern and vintage that  took part at the famous Shuttleworth Collection at Old Warden, Beds. The theme for this classic opener was 100 years of the Royal Air force, with aircraft going back as far… Read More »