I was wondering if there was a way to archive much older inactive threads (maybe which have not been contributed to for over 2 year for instance) as recently there have been a few 9 or 10 year old posts which new visitors to the site are dragging up from the distant past and even answering the original questions which are no longer valid. It is muddling up the newer posts as we sift through the out of date threads and would be better if these old posts were archived. Just a thought although I'm not convinced that anyone in authority to action things are even going to read this !! worth a try at least :) Have changed the title as don't expect the changes can be done without a lot more sifting to eliminate the 2 - 10 year old general posts which don't offer help topics.
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From a personal point of view I am constantly using search to investigate the info contained in previous years of Peregrine & Kestrel threads to refresh my mind of sequence of events or to answer any questions which may arise in current year! Invaluable to me as impossible to commit all these events to memory ... also many useful & important pics & vid links contained therein ... if they were archived would they still be available in 'search' or simply lost forever?
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Did anybody hear back from Adam Walker who posted this thread back in April
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