The “Fannying About”* issue
March 2020

Chairman’s Chatter, by Terry Antell

In the beginning, by Jim Ruffell

Electric Ducted Fan by Peter Chaldecott

and by Trevor Hewson

more EDF by Club members

Avro Lincoln update by the Ed

Fighting Fires

Parallel Charging by Alan B

“Under an English Heaven”


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*In great appreciation of David Hague as DI Grim in the mid-90s BBC comedy series “The Thin Blue Line”

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1992 Sloping Off (edited by Trevor Hewson and Peter Chaldecott) cover retrieved by Trevor, expertly drawn by Club member Gary John Roberts

closing dates for articles, photos, jokes, rants etc, for sloping off

March by 28 February
June by 31 May,
September by 31 August,
December by 30 November


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