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by neil
Wed Jun 20, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Roadford Who’s Coming
Replies: 29
Views: 10244

Re: Roadford Who’s Coming

got me worried with the 2 weeks. More like 3 1/2 weeks!

If I can get the fittings off and deck sorted in time will be there.
by neil
Thu Jun 07, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Pathe clips of boat shows
Replies: 0
Views: 2858

Pathe clips of boat shows

Classic Boat have put together a list of Pathe clips of the London Boat shows over the years, plenty of CVRDA fodder to be seen


http://www.classicboat.co.uk/articles/l ... -60-years/
by neil
Mon Jun 04, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Boats and bits wanted
Topic: Toy dinghy wanted
Replies: 1
Views: 2047

Re: Toy dinghy wanted

Amy Barlow has one for sale on the CVRDA FB page - https://www.facebook.com/groups/cvrda/
by neil
Thu May 10, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Proctor Firebird dinghy available
Replies: 4
Views: 2890

Re: Proctor Firebird dinghy available

Thought the Proctor event was invite only for the chosen few :wink:
by neil
Sun Apr 15, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Charles Lawrence Fairey Print
Replies: 3
Views: 2800

Charles Lawrence Fairey Print

Spotted this mentioned in Classic Boat, yours for £25.

Image

http://charleslawrencechiswick.co.uk/boat-posters/
by neil
Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:21 am
Forum: Banter
Topic: Oops!
Replies: 3
Views: 3521

Re: Oops!

Ideal opportunity for you to practice your fairing in skills
by neil
Thu Jan 25, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Boat Identification and Dinghy History
Topic: Any ideas?
Replies: 9
Views: 5792

Re: Any ideas?

Enterprise?
by neil
Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword
Replies: 26
Views: 11572

Re: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword

Ed wrote:When and where will the results be published?

Not that I got many of them.....but just curious to read through the evidence of just how dense I am

eib
about six posts above this one!
by neil
Fri Jan 05, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword
Replies: 26
Views: 11572

Re: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword

OK, if anyone's interested here are the answers, classes in red Answers: Down: 1. How to win an eBay auction for that latest CVRDA project (5) - SNIPE 2. International Canoe attached to a group of students (7) - CLASSIC 4. Did this class lead the attack or mangle a deep rash? (9) - SPEARHEAD 5. Moor...
by neil
Thu Dec 28, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword
Replies: 26
Views: 11572

Re: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword

Pat wrote:I'm saving this to puzzle over on next week's commuter trains.
You’ll have to avoid the thread as I was planning to post the answers on Monday
by neil
Thu Dec 28, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword
Replies: 26
Views: 11572

Re: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword

realnutter wrote: A counting error!! 27 classes!!!
You need to look some more.
by neil
Tue Dec 26, 2017 8:50 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword
Replies: 26
Views: 11572

Re: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword

Rupert wrote:Just got back from work to discover I'm really not very clever... Will have to work out how to print it and get my mother, who knows nothing about boats, but everything about crosswords, involved after Christmas.
External help? Rule 41?
by neil
Tue Dec 26, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword
Replies: 26
Views: 11572

Re: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword

realnutter wrote:Thanks, that was fun!!! Kept me busy for an hour or so!! :D

24 classes in all, including 3 that aren't really dinghies....

Look again, you’ve not got the bonus point
by neil
Sun Dec 24, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword
Replies: 26
Views: 11572

CVRDA Quiz - the 2017 CVRDA Craptic Crossword

Season's Greetings A little task to clear the head after the seasonal excesses – I give you the CVRDA craptic crossword. All answers relate to things that have, at some point, been posted to the CVRDA forum. Have a go at completing the crossword, the grid should print if you want it to. I couldn’t ...
by neil
Fri Dec 22, 2017 9:41 am
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: International Canoe footage
Replies: 3
Views: 3378

International Canoe footage

came across the work of Oliver Cock via a Facebook post - https://www.britishcanoeing.org.uk/regi ... ollection/

Theres a couple of minutes of ICs sailing that might interest a few people, starts at 4:16