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    Post  John Wrennall Sun Mar 08, 2015 6:28 pm

    Hi All

    I was told of this event yesterday by Chris Behan while at Ellesmere

    The organiser sent me the following:-

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    The web site shows a very nice pond.

    Anyone been there before?

    Any other info anyone?

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    Post  david f Mon Mar 09, 2015 9:27 am

    Hi John,

    I had heard of this one but, personally, I'm saving my petrol money for the Bourneville MBC event that Roy is also running. (Roy hasn't contacted us about this one but, I assume, it is open to everyone with a sub.)

    This may be the place that Dave J (fondly) remembers from wayback with the SubCommittee UK. Excellent visibility if this is the same place.

    Any more info?

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    Post  John Wrennall Mon Mar 09, 2015 1:20 pm



    Easter Sunday and motorway traffic ??

    Never been before so will give it a whirl.


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    Post  subdriver Thu Mar 12, 2015 8:33 pm

    Hey John...

    Thought I could feel my ears burning....
    Will also give this a try , tried to e-mail the organiser but no response as yet.
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    Post  DAVE J Thu Mar 12, 2015 11:36 pm

    The pumping station we went with Sub Committee Uk was Ryehope on the North East Coast.
    I have not been to Papplewick.

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    Post  timgarrod Sun Mar 15, 2015 10:22 pm

    really looking forward this this event, just down the road which is a bonus and chance to look around the working steam engine.
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    Post  John Wrennall Thu Apr 09, 2015 3:26 pm

    A few photos from the Dive-in Event, in no particular order.....

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    Post  Dr.Schmidt Thu Apr 09, 2015 4:04 pm

    Was that a diving Dalek?
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    Post  salmon Thu Apr 09, 2015 6:41 pm

    I thought it was a buoy.


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    Post  Dr.Schmidt Thu Apr 09, 2015 6:57 pm

    I'm pretty sure that it is a Dalek.....
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    Post  timgarrod Thu Apr 09, 2015 7:38 pm

    Not sure but think it's on the Russain side lol

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    Post  Dr.Schmidt Thu Apr 09, 2015 8:36 pm

    Daleks are always on the side of the evil empire ;-)

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