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Re: Olympics trip

Post by CHDad » Mon Jul 30, 2012 6:40 pm

JR. I am not an out of Towner - I'm a local I live in Dorking!!!

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Re: Olympics trip

Post by J.R. » Tue Jul 31, 2012 1:25 pm

CHDad wrote:JR. I am not an out of Towner - I'm a local I live in Dorking!!!

My profuse apologies, CHDad.

I have sent you a very brief PM.

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Re: Olympics trip

Post by CHDad » Tue Jul 31, 2012 11:05 pm

No problem JR! I have to say it was really amazing to be able to walk to an Olympic event in your own Town (albeit a steep walk up Boxhill).

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Re: Olympics trip

Post by J.R. » Wed Aug 01, 2012 12:21 pm

CHDad wrote:No problem JR! I have to say it was really amazing to be able to walk to an Olympic event in your own Town (albeit a steep walk up Boxhill).

I think that might just be beyond me these days.
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Post by Vonny » Wed Aug 01, 2012 6:22 pm

CHDad wrote: I have to say it was really amazing to be able to walk to an Olympic event in your own Town
Yes it's fantastic. Pity it's sailing for me though!
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Re: Olympics trip

Post by J.R. » Wed Aug 01, 2012 6:49 pm

Vonny wrote:
CHDad wrote: I have to say it was really amazing to be able to walk to an Olympic event in your own Town
Yes it's fantastic. Pity it's sailing for me though!

Shame your initials aren't JC then, Vonny.

(Oooops - That's probably me off some more christmas card lists !!)
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Re: Olympics trip

Post by Vonny » Wed Aug 01, 2012 8:31 pm

J.R. wrote:
Vonny wrote:
CHDad wrote: I have to say it was really amazing to be able to walk to an Olympic event in your own Town
Yes it's fantastic. Pity it's sailing for me though!

Shame your initials aren't JC then, Vonny.

(Oooops - That's probably me off some more christmas card lists !!)


You're not off my Xmas card list as I have no idea what you mean LOL :lol:
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Re: Olympics trip

Post by J.R. » Thu Aug 02, 2012 12:40 pm

The Christian gentleman who walked on water, (allegedly), according to The Bible !
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Re: Olympics trip

Post by Vonny » Thu Aug 02, 2012 8:25 pm

J.R. wrote:The Christian gentleman who walked on water, (allegedly), according to The Bible !
Oh him!
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Re: Olympics trip

Post by pinkhebe » Fri Aug 10, 2012 1:23 pm

Yay

One of the matches the school are watching is the Men's Hockey Bronze playoffs. Thanks to their beating by the Netherlands last night, Team GB are playing in the playoffs :D I have flags ready and am ever so slightly jealous of DS

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Post by Mid A 15 » Fri Aug 10, 2012 3:15 pm

pinkhebe wrote:Yay

One of the matches the school are watching is the Men's Hockey Bronze playoffs. Thanks to their beating by the Netherlands last night, Team GB are playing in the playoffs :D I have flags ready and am ever so slightly jealous of DS
Will they be in uniform?
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Re: Olympics trip

Post by Richard Ruck » Fri Aug 10, 2012 4:37 pm

J.R. wrote:The Christian gentleman who walked on water, (allegedly), according to The Bible !
And there I was thinking he was Jewish.....
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Re: Olympics trip

Post by J.R. » Fri Aug 10, 2012 4:51 pm

Richard Ruck wrote:
J.R. wrote:The Christian gentleman who walked on water, (allegedly), according to The Bible !
And there I was thinking he was Jewish.....

Who woke you up !!
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Re: Olympics trip

Post by CHDad » Fri Aug 10, 2012 5:52 pm

pinkhebe wrote:Yay

One of the matches the school are watching is the Men's Hockey Bronze playoffs. Thanks to their beating by the Netherlands last night, Team GB are playing in the playoffs :D I have flags ready and am ever so slightly jealous of DS

Yes I'm jealous as well!

No they aren't going in uniform, which in the current mini heatwave is probably a relief!

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Re: Olympics trip

Post by pinkhebe » Fri Aug 10, 2012 7:42 pm

CHDad wrote:
No they aren't going in uniform, which in the current mini heatwave is probably a relief!
I'm also relieved because I have yet to get round to dry cleaning it!

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