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Christmas Spirit

With a clear, bright blue sky outside, I had been toying with the idea of hopping over to France this morning to buy some cheap Christmas spirit but the forecast from Manston has put me off. This reads as "EGMH 230910Z 231019 25015G25KT 9999 BKN030 TEMPO 1019 25025G35KT" or roughly translated; between 10:00 and 19:00 the wind at Manston is expected to produce gusts of 35 knots, roughly forty mph, which is a little too lively a crosswind for me trying to get back into a narrow grass runway at Maypole!


Santa last seen doing wheelies on the Thanet Way

Weather permitting, we may go up in the big Cessna 172 and tow a "Merry Christmas" banner around Canterbury tomorrow afternoon - Just for fun, wearing the kind of costume you can see in the photo above.

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