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What a woman!

BBC NEWS | England | Lincolnshire | Reach for the sky from the garage

Susan Lipscombe-Ridley, like many people, needs more space in her garage.
But rather than being cluttered with old toys, unused tools and bottles waiting to be recycled, it is filled with a full-sized Spitfire.
And far from being an impulse buy at a car boot sale it has been built, from the blueprints and rivets up, at her Lincolnshire home.

Puts my feeble DIY efforts to shame...

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The link through to Historic Flying Ltd - who restore Spitfires - is also interesting. They even have 3 of them up for sale. Now, where did I put that 1.25 million...

My God what a lovely creature!!

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