polar69 said:Whats the problem with Dishforth ? Its right on the A1, between York and Middlesborough, you have Harrogate and Ripon within shopping distance ?
Why throw teddies in the corner ?
jonwilly said:Used ta Booze in The Moor & Phesant on Dalton moor during my Topcliffe days.
Nice part of the world.
Brigade Commander was noted cross country runner and each Friday would visit one of his units and take it for a gentle run.
Rule was finish level or before and OK but finish behind and Saturday morning Parade and repeat run for defaulters.
John was behind Brig for all the run, Boss dropped back and wispered gently in my ear, John's final spurt saved unit's name, Brig says Never thought he'd make it.
john who all but died that day.
jonwilly said:Memories of happy days, when I wuz but a lad.
What roughly is the landing speed for a large airliner, 747,777, A330 A340, assuming full load passengers at end of an international flight ?
120 a bit tense for a biggie ... 737 is around 140.The Lord Flasheart said: