* THE FORUM FOR ALL THOSE INTERESTED IN BUILDING AND OPERATING MODEL SUBMARINES *



Join the AMS - Registered Forum users can become members of the AMS and it's free ...... To join send an email with your name , address and phone number to amstreasure@googlemail.com


For further details of any events shown here also see the "Shows and Events" section on the forum

*STOP PRESS* Coronavirus. A lot of Clubs have already cancelled all activities. Check carefully before you plan any travel

.

CANCELLED because of coronavirus. Papplewick Pumping Station, Nottingham, Sunday 12th & Monday 13th April
CANCELLED because of coronavirus. Bournville Sub Day, Sunday 10th May 2020

. ,

Submarine, Boating & Sailing Weekend, Norwich MBC, Weekend of 25,26th July

,./
.
Model Boat Convention, Haydock Park (Cancelled this year)

.

Bournville Sub Day, Sunday 13th September

,,,,

Club Submarine Regatta, Furness MBC, Barrow in Furness, Sunday 20th Sept 2020

Who is online?

In total there are 5 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 5 Guests :: 1 Bot

None


Most users ever online was 180 on Tue Nov 05, 2019 6:03 am

Latest topics

» Seehund Drawing
BBC 'Coast' EmptyTue Jun 02, 2020 8:05 am by david f

» Yellow Submarine - Beatles
BBC 'Coast' EmptyWed May 27, 2020 11:03 am by david f

» Italian CB class from WW2
BBC 'Coast' EmptyWed May 27, 2020 10:55 am by david f

» Simple telemetry system for openLRS
BBC 'Coast' EmptyTue May 19, 2020 11:47 am by david f

» New member from Liverpool, England - Krick type v11b
BBC 'Coast' EmptyFri May 15, 2020 9:35 am by david f

» 3D printed sub kits
BBC 'Coast' EmptyFri May 08, 2020 6:42 am by SWEnick

» Smoke or Steam generator for submarine models?
BBC 'Coast' EmptyThu May 07, 2020 9:15 am by david f

» Piston Ballast Systems
BBC 'Coast' EmptyMon May 04, 2020 9:29 am by david f

» openLRS and 2.4 Ghz and Submarines
BBC 'Coast' EmptySat May 02, 2020 8:42 am by david f

Statistics

Our users have posted a total of 11143 messages in 1824 subjects

We have 853 registered users

The newest registered user is dreamterre

    BBC 'Coast'

    avatar
    ajg141
    AMS member

    Posts : 43
    Join date : 2010-11-07
    Age : 77
    Location : Edinburgh

    BBC 'Coast' Empty BBC 'Coast'

    Post  ajg141 on Tue May 07, 2013 5:02 pm

    Tomorrow (8th May) on BBC2 at 8.00pm, part of the 'Coast' programme will be discussing submarines. To quote from their site - "Naval historian Nick Hewitt searches out the remarkable remains of the submarines that threatened to sink Britain by strangling its sea trade. Why does a First World War German U-boat, its hull astonishingly intact, lie hidden in the mud of the Medway estuary, so close to London? And what is the story behind the Soviet sub which Nick discovers nearby? Its hull reveals what life was like for Russian submariners, preparing for the day when Britain's Cold War would turn hot."
    Having spent several hours with them filming in an indoor pool and around Aberdour Bay in Fife I'll be intrigued to see how many secs are shown!

    Andrew
    avatar
    Tom(ADMIN)
    AMS Forum Owner

    Posts : 3002
    Join date : 2010-11-05
    Age : 60
    Location : Nevada, USA

    BBC 'Coast' Empty Re: BBC 'Coast'

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Tue May 07, 2013 6:51 pm

    I'll be watching that...thanks for the heads up, Andrew.
    profesorul
    profesorul
    Guest

    Posts : 384
    Join date : 2011-07-03
    Age : 55
    Location : Bucuresti, ROMANIA

    BBC 'Coast' Empty Re: BBC 'Coast'

    Post  profesorul on Tue May 07, 2013 8:42 pm

    Can some one to record these and post them on You tube for some one like as?!.
    acrowot (Geof)
    acrowot (Geof)
    Guest

    Posts : 158
    Join date : 2011-01-21
    Age : 48
    Location : chessington surrey

    BBC 'Coast' Empty Re: BBC 'Coast'

    Post  acrowot (Geof) on Tue May 07, 2013 11:00 pm

    thanks Andrew for letting us all know just set the recorder box
    geof
    avatar
    Tom(ADMIN)
    AMS Forum Owner

    Posts : 3002
    Join date : 2010-11-05
    Age : 60
    Location : Nevada, USA

    BBC 'Coast' Empty Re: BBC 'Coast'

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Wed May 08, 2013 8:42 pm

    profesorul
    profesorul
    Guest

    Posts : 384
    Join date : 2011-07-03
    Age : 55
    Location : Bucuresti, ROMANIA

    BBC 'Coast' Empty Re: BBC 'Coast'

    Post  profesorul on Wed May 08, 2013 8:54 pm

    THANK YOU RICHARD,

    Willing to help as always.I remain forever indebted to YOU!.
    david f
    david f
    AMS Treasurer

    Posts : 2101
    Join date : 2010-11-10
    Age : 69
    Location : Cumbria

    BBC 'Coast' Empty Re: BBC 'Coast'

    Post  david f on Thu May 09, 2013 8:41 am

    The sub section in the programme was OK as it stood - too much "rag and stick" stuff in the rest of it.
    So the bit that Andrew mentioned is still to be shown (or is already on the cutting room floor?!)

    David

    PS I wonder if they know about the X craft wrecks that Andrew has covered elsewhere in this Forum?
    avatar
    Tom(ADMIN)
    AMS Forum Owner

    Posts : 3002
    Join date : 2010-11-05
    Age : 60
    Location : Nevada, USA

    BBC 'Coast' Empty Re: BBC 'Coast'

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Thu May 09, 2013 9:20 am

    There was a whole programme about that Foxtrot on our local tv not too long back, that was much better, no sailing stuff, no Nick whatever his name is parading about onboard a yacht. I'll see if I can find a link to it, it must be still about somewhere.

      Current date/time is Fri Jun 05, 2020 2:01 am