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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby Sneag » Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:31 pm

Maybe Radders doesn't have much faith in MDC.
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby Amberheart » Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:37 pm

Son Of Sherwood wrote:
arsene wengers coat wrote:Why the banging head?


I'm old school awc and get frustrated with decisions based solely on the root of all evil.

Hence the Government selling off our heritage, not to mention our defence capabilities.

Goodbye 633 Squadron (if you don't know, ask your granddad) and the home of the Red Arrows, who've had to wander the country for 9 years before finally having a home to call their own and are now being evicted again!

We had to bring our fallen back to the UK from Iraq and their first contact with their loved ones was at Lynham. Now it's a housing estate!

I'm with you , it should be made into a heritage museum dedicated to all the brave airmen & women
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby Martin Shaw » Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:44 pm

laneymtfc wrote:so my question about the hotel got ignored, but were talking about the RAF. Sound

It was back earlier in the thread, see viewtopic.php?p=722124#p722124
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby STAGS FOR LIFE » Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:46 pm

Sneag wrote:Maybe Radders doesn't have much faith in MDC.


They are shocking ,look what they did to the market traders.
stopped them having a market up west gate and shifted them on main market against there wishes.

Then let the continental markets still go up there. shocking
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby ianb » Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:47 pm

Sneag wrote:
DoomMerchant wrote:Hotel shmotel.


Holiday Inn.


Say whaaat?
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby oldweststander » Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:54 pm

Not about faith Doomy just business. JR will build if he feels it will make money, he's a businessman, first and foremost.

Years without a sizable hotel, which has always been needed, now four come along at once. Hope we get all four but my head tells me we won't.

As for faith in MDC Sneag, even though it is nothing to do with them since planning permission had been already granted, is total.

It was your party who rejected the hotel application five years ago, Shane on them.
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby Sneag » Wed Aug 08, 2018 4:21 pm

I'm not a member of any party moosh.
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby arsene wengers coat » Wed Aug 08, 2018 4:30 pm

Amberheart wrote:
Son Of Sherwood wrote:
arsene wengers coat wrote:Why the banging head?


I'm old school awc and get frustrated with decisions based solely on the root of all evil.

Hence the Government selling off our heritage, not to mention our defence capabilities.

Goodbye 633 Squadron (if you don't know, ask your granddad) and the home of the Red Arrows, who've had to wander the country for 9 years before finally having a home to call their own and are now being evicted again!

We had to bring our fallen back to the UK from Iraq and their first contact with their loved ones was at Lynham. Now it's a housing estate!

I'm with you , it should be made into a heritage museum dedicated to all the brave airmen & women


This is what every local interest group say about their local barracks or airfield. But who will pay for this unviable white elephant?

Problem is its not viablenfor housing in that lication either.
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby Sneag » Wed Aug 08, 2018 5:24 pm

It's not that far out of Lincoln is it? The University might be extending the campus at Riseholme when HMRC vacate Lawress Hall in 2020, would that generate a need for cheap(ish) rental housing that could use the living quarters?

Would there even be scope for a regional commercial airport on the site a la Finningley/Robin Hood.
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby Son Of Sherwood » Wed Aug 08, 2018 5:39 pm

Amberheart wrote:
Son Of Sherwood wrote:
arsene wengers coat wrote:Why the banging head?


I'm old school awc and get frustrated with decisions based solely on the root of all evil.

Hence the Government selling off our heritage, not to mention our defence capabilities.

Goodbye 633 Squadron (if you don't know, ask your granddad) and the home of the Red Arrows, who've had to wander the country for 9 years before finally having a home to call their own and are now being evicted again!

We had to bring our fallen back to the UK from Iraq and their first contact with their loved ones was at Lynham. Now it's a housing estate!


I'm with you , it should be made into a heritage museum dedicated to all the brave airmen & women


Thank you for sharing my point of view Amberheart.

arsene wengers coat, bellwhiff and Rob are all correct in what they say because that's the way of the world today and I'm sure that all the numbers will line up in a neat row for the accountants to justify the disposal of these sites. For me, growing up with my Commando comic every Saturday, lying in the garden on my back and seeing the delta wing and hearing the roar of a Vulcan bomber passing over, I place a higher value on our history.
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby Spiritater » Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:15 pm

Why bother making Scampton a museum when there's a quality exhibit at East Kirby (codename Silksheen) where the former gate guardian (NX611) at Scampton is now in full taxiing working order.
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby EdwinstoweStag » Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:40 pm

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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby Amberheart » Wed Aug 08, 2018 10:16 pm

arsene wengers coat wrote:
Amberheart wrote:
Son Of Sherwood wrote:
arsene wengers coat wrote:Why the banging head?


I'm old school awc and get frustrated with decisions based solely on the root of all evil.

Hence the Government selling off our heritage, not to mention our defence capabilities.

Goodbye 633 Squadron (if you don't know, ask your granddad) and the home of the Red Arrows, who've had to wander the country for 9 years before finally having a home to call their own and are now being evicted again!

We had to bring our fallen back to the UK from Iraq and their first contact with their loved ones was at Lynham. Now it's a housing estate!

I'm with you , it should be made into a heritage museum dedicated to all the brave airmen & women


This is what every local interest group say about their local barracks or airfield. But who will pay for this unviable white elephant?

Problem is its not viablenfor housing in that lication either.

My feelings being that Scampton was the home of the famous Dam Busters that actually won us the WW2
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby Sneag » Thu Aug 09, 2018 7:56 am

The Dambusters, while an ingenious and courageous operation, actually had quite a minimal impact on the German war effort and casualties were high amongst the RAF crews.
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby bellwhiff » Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:11 am

Sneag wrote:The Dambusters, while an ingenious and courageous operation, actually had quite a minimal impact on the German war effort and casualties were high amongst the RAF crews.

Quite. A stunning act of bravery, technical ingenuity and skill, but it didn’t win us the war
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby Sneag » Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:35 am

bellwhiff wrote:
Sneag wrote:The Dambusters, while an ingenious and courageous operation, actually had quite a minimal impact on the German war effort and casualties were high amongst the RAF crews.

Quite. A stunning act of bravery, technical ingenuity and skill, but it didn’t win us the war


Incredible to think Gibson was 25 when he lead that raid. I work with 25 year olds who feel 'bullied' if you ask them to put paper in a photocopier. :roll:
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Re: Woburn Lane & Hotel Update

Postby EdwinstoweStag » Thu Aug 09, 2018 3:40 pm

Sneag wrote:
bellwhiff wrote:
Sneag wrote:The Dambusters, while an ingenious and courageous operation, actually had quite a minimal impact on the German war effort and casualties were high amongst the RAF crews.

Quite. A stunning act of bravery, technical ingenuity and skill, but it didn’t win us the war


Incredible to think Gibson was 25 when he lead that raid. I work with 25 year olds who feel 'bullied' if you ask them to put paper in a photocopier. :roll:


I wonder if Sheffield Wednesday’s Forestieri has been watching The Dambusters movie the day before he (aledgedly) shouted Guy Gibson’s dog’s name at KP.
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