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by Richard D
Sat Oct 16, 2021 12:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CWL of the day
Replies: 34214
Views: 2001946

Re: CWL of the day

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by Richard D
Fri Oct 15, 2021 8:19 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Thank you Mike France
Replies: 12
Views: 478

Re: Thank you

Lavaine wrote: Fri Oct 15, 2021 4:58 pm I know you can't say anything more than you have, but this kind of sounds like code for a Wessex designed and built watch with a SH21 movement. Time will tell I suppose.
No plans to use a SH21 as that would complicate servicing.
by Richard D
Fri Oct 15, 2021 7:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just wow - the MK2 want is strong with these two Protos!
Replies: 8
Views: 249

Re: Just wow - the MK2 want is strong with these two Protos!

Jkpa wrote: Fri Oct 15, 2021 7:22 pm
Amor Vincit Omnia wrote: Fri Oct 15, 2021 6:52 pm
Jkpa wrote: Fri Oct 15, 2021 6:43 pm The Black/Yellow is insane!
Probably why it never made it into production.
I wish they had. :)
I had an insane offer for the Wasp but that was when it was attached to the wrist of a severed arm.
by Richard D
Fri Oct 15, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Thank you Mike France
Replies: 12
Views: 478

Re: Thank you Mike France

Hi Richard Thanks for letting us know. I hope you raise a substantial sum for your charity. You didn't actually confirm which charity it is. Are you allowed to do so at this point? Also, would you actually be allowed to bid for the watch in due course? I’m confident that the project will raise fund...
by Richard D
Fri Oct 15, 2021 9:42 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: I seem to have acquired another traveller’s watch!
Replies: 25
Views: 709

Re: I seem to have acquired another traveller’s watch!

Congratulations on your new watch Steve, lovely addition to your collection. It’s also interesting to see how your appreciation for watches has changed over the years.
by Richard D
Thu Oct 14, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Thank you Mike France
Replies: 12
Views: 478

Re: Thank you

I hope that the watch is a real success Richard and raises plenty of money at auction. :thumbup: Please do update the thread as I'm interested to see what they come up with. Am I right in thinking the watch will be a collaborative effort between CW and Wessex? I have every confidence that it will b...
by Richard D
Thu Oct 14, 2021 8:37 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Thank you Mike France
Replies: 12
Views: 478

Thank you Mike France

A few weeks ago I met with Mike France at No:1, coincidentally he had just come off a Zoom meeting with Jamie at Wessex Watches. They had been talking about producing a one off bespoke watch to be auctioned for charity. This is where I come in, they have chosen the charity that is close to my heart....
by Richard D
Thu Oct 14, 2021 8:09 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Pics from the walkers
Replies: 222
Views: 8129

Re: Pics from the walkers

After an fabulous meeting with Jamie at Wessex Watches en-route home I stopped off at the Avebury stone circles and henge. Recognised as a World Heritage Site for it's outstanding Neolithic and Bronze Age landscape. The stone circles and henge monument are particularly unusual, not just because it i...
by Richard D
Thu Oct 14, 2021 10:13 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 63957
Views: 3061387

Re: Non CW of the Day

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by Richard D
Tue Oct 12, 2021 9:02 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: GADA / GODO
Replies: 26
Views: 658

Re: GADA / GODO

I originally skipped by the OP because I hadn’t a clue what the title was all about, in the end curiosity took me here. However, I’m still none the wiser as to why acronyms are used to confuse. IAE its NBD.
by Richard D
Sun Oct 10, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Pics from the walkers
Replies: 222
Views: 8129

Re: Pics from the walkers

^^^^ I remember being stuck in the traffic jam on the M62. I looked across to Stott Hall Farm thinking ‘I’m the fool’.
by Richard D
Sun Oct 10, 2021 4:07 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: I like them, lots
Replies: 3
Views: 243

Re: I like them, lots

jkbarnes wrote: Sun Oct 10, 2021 2:26 pm What a creative way to present the watches! Wonderful!
Thank you Andrew.
by Richard D
Sun Oct 10, 2021 4:04 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Post a picture from your latest ride
Replies: 1187
Views: 61374

Re: Post a picture from your latest ride

^^^^ Stunning property.
by Richard D
Sun Oct 10, 2021 10:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GODO. It went. Did it do?
Replies: 19
Views: 624

Re: GODO. It went. Did it do?

Lovely write up, clearly a much needed holiday.