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    Re: British Nuclear Testing in Australia

    Factsheet DP83 – British Nuclear Test Service – Maralinga,
    Emu Field and Montebello Islands
    Purpose [/B


    This Factsheet provides information for ex-service personnel and other participants...
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    Re: British Nuclear Testing in Australia

    Man loses compensation bid after radiation exposure at nuclear test site in South Australia


    :unsure::unimpressed:



    An 83-year-old man has lost his bid for compensation after developing...
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    Re: Newsletter 29th January 2016

    As it is your birthday I have found the genuine garb for a "Super Hero"


    http://brodiehbrockie.deviantart.com/art/Super-Scotsman-149131517
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    Re: Newsletter 29th January 2016

    Hi Alastair,

    Now that you have joined the esteemed ranks of the illustrious pensioner brigade you will now be eligible to don the approved attire of a fully fledged member.:cool::D

    Gordon....
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    Re: Scottish Radio Show

    Sandy,

    Thanks for that one...........It is now on my "Favorites" list. :bow::dance::clap:

    Gordon.
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    Re: British Nuclear Testing in Australia

    Once again [New Year], the latest Cabinet Papers have been released..............here is some more Maralinga news.


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    Cabinet papers: Fallout continues from British atomic tests
    DateJanuary 1,...
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    Re: New Year in Scotland

    Alastair,

    Try this one, it has a wee video clip with it.....................


    "Watch tartan clad joker steal show during BBC Scotland's New Year's Eve celebrations"


    " This is the moment a...
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    Re: Greetings

    Hullo and greetings to everyone. :peace:

    Wife and I spent 5 days over Christmas at Bicheno [East coast of Tasmania] , stayed at son-in-laws parents "other home" , [over 3 floors and 100 metres...
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    Re: brunch

    Alastair,


    Here you for your edification on this culinary delight.....................it may even improve the flavour of your "Special Treats" [Haggis & Black Pudding :hmmm::clap:


    Here...
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    Re: brunch

    Sandy............

    This must be the one for you...Promite................tastes nice on grain bread with a slice of very tasty cheese.....................I was "Vegemite" for decades, then the...
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    Re: brunch

    Only if it's smeared on tablet.:evillaugh::bleck:
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    Re: Enigma Machine 115

    Hi Joan,

    I am pleased to see that you are nicely settled in your new "Castle"; did you take all your feline friends with you ?????


    Gordon.
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    Re: Newsletter 16th October 2015

    Just for starters, I found the following.items.both interesting and very informative;

    British and German navies to mark Battle of Jutland,
    Scottish universities need to play bigger part on world...
  14. Re: .Wilson Security Sandown 500 Highlights .September 2015

    If you enjoyed the preceding videos, then this is one to watch, the first section of the classic Bathurst 12 Hour Race, sit back and relax with your own special beverage for this special event.

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  15. Re: .Wilson Security Sandown 500 Highlights .September 2015

    Here is an interesting race from the opening meeting of the year. Symmons Plains in Tasmania, this should bring back memories of the older generation of race cars.

    Enjoy..



    .2015...
  16. .Wilson Security Sandown 500 Highlights .September 2015

    Here are some highlights of the first endurance race of the Supercar season..........................rember to watch next weekend for the Bathurst 1000, it's sure to be a good race meeting once...
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    Re: Bruny Island {Tasmania} Holiday.

    Just to follow up.here is a short video about "Ross" in Tasmania where we stayed a night on the way down, ans also on the return trip home.

    .TASMANIA ROSS NORTHERN MIDLANDS COUNCIL .



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    Bruny Island {Tasmania} Holiday.

    We just returned last Tuesday from a lovely 3 night stay in wonderful surroundings at the beautiful Bruny Island which is off the south-east of Tasmania. The trip was a gift from our Daughter and...
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    Re: Keeping Historic Aircraft Alive

    John,

    Here is the link to story and photographs.

    Battle of Britain: See How Spitfire WWII Fighter Planes are Restored in New ZealandBy Mary-Ann Russon
    July 10, 2014 11:23 BSTIt's the...
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    Re: Newsletter 3rd July 2015

    Alastair,

    I enjoyed the article on the Indian soldiers in WW!................times did not really change over the intervening years when once again India stood to the forefront and made great...
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    Mini fox terrier proves 'working dog' status to council officers


    Mini fox terrier Holly is not much bigger than a well-fed guinea pig, but has fought against discriminatory beliefs and proved...
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    HMS Queen Elizabeth's 200 Ton Engines Brought to Life


    Aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth’s diesel generators have been powered-up for the first time, marking a major milestone on its way to...
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    Re: Hand prints on Hubble

    Ranald,

    That certainly is an amazing story, I enjoyed both the article and the video.

    Gordon.
  24. Re: The Iranian Embassy Seige In London `1980

    .Imam Khomeini - The Man Who Changed The World | Iran & The West [Part 1/3] .




    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FfrJ2rBobGs
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    Here is another similar scenario, surprising how these situation escalate over time........... only this time it's the US Embassy.

    .Discovery Channel "Iran Hostage Crisis" .


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