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Old 23 September 2004, 15:02   #1
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Flare demonstration evening

I have approached the RNLI to run a flare demonstration evening at Calshot activities centre on either friday 12 or saturday 13 november about 5.30-6pm,as the RNLI prefer to do the demonstration in near daylight.
They will demonstrate the correct use of handheld and parachute flares and there will be some opportunity to have a go,I believe it is permissable to bring your own flares providing they are not damaged or out of date.
The evening is free but it costs the RNLI 80.00 so a collection may be in order.
There is a bar at the centre and I plan to look into using the bar to award prizes in association with Richard,Louise and Sue for the recently held cruise on the 19th september (which was in no way a treasure hunt) after the flare demonstration.
The RNLI have requested that there is a group of no more then 30 for the demonstation so this post is really a feeler to gauge interest.
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Old 23 September 2004, 16:10   #2
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If it was the Saturday we should be able to make it.
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Saturday 13th is Viviennes birthday.
Birthday outing sorted then.

I am interested, but it may take a bit of negotiation.
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Saturday 13th is Viviennes birthday.
Birthday outing sorted then.

I am interested, but it may take a bit of negotiation.
Tell her you have laid on a fire work display just for her!
Followed by drinks & a diner over looking the Solent!
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Hi Paul,
As discussed the other nite yep count us in.


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Tell her you have laid on a fire work display just for her!
Followed by drinks & a diner over looking the Solent!
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I spoke to the RNLI chap today and he would need at least 15-20 people to make this a goer so in case anyone was going to wait to the last minute to declare interest in attending,I really need to know in the next week.
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Don't think we can make it now Paul (Brett our jetski mate's birthday bash )but thanks for organising it and hope to see you & family soon


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Well, the bad news is, she is not going to fall for this. It's a candle lit dinner or nothing. We also have a problem with a babysitter for 2 nights running.
Sorry Paul, hope you get enough takers, it is a worthwhile thing to do. Catch you another time.
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