Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 
Old 04 September 2013, 17:31   #71
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Isle of Wight mostly
Make: Regal
Length: 6m +
Engine: Mercruiser
MMSI: 235911246
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 188
Landlord - you can see the submarine from the marina, but have to walk around the docks to get to it about 15 mins, so not far. Worth the walk, nuclear sub is really amazing to see and walk through, and the titanic section is impressive (it docked in Cherbourg on its way). Lots of other diving and subsea exhibits too.
__________________

__________________
solent spence is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04 September 2013, 17:35   #72
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Royal Wootton Bassett
Length: 8m +
Engine: 250
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 8,020
Any good wholesale Booze warehouses
__________________

__________________
whisper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06 September 2013, 03:37   #73
RIBnet supporter
 
Pikey Dave's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: South Yorks
Boat name: Black Pig
Make: Ribcraft
Length: 5m +
Engine: DF140a
MMSI: 235111389
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 7,579
RIBase
Quote:
Originally Posted by whisper View Post
Any good wholesale Booze warehouses
Nope There used to be a Majestic wine warehouse in the Carrefour hypermarket by the harbour, you could buy good Aussie & South African wines there at French prices, but it closed a year or two back. There is a wine warehouse on the east side of the harbour next to a McDonalds iirc, but they only sell that French rubbish
There's a microbrewery pub/bar in the town centre just off the main square, (not far from La Pizza) can't remember what it's called off hand, but they had an excellent choice of French "real ale" & Belgian beers instead of the usual euro piss
__________________
Rule#2: Never argue with an idiot. He'll drag you down to his level & then beat you with experience.
Rule#3: Tha' can't educate pork.
Rule#4: See rule#5
Pikey Dave is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06 September 2013, 08:32   #74
RIBnet supporter
 
Pikey Dave's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: South Yorks
Boat name: Black Pig
Make: Ribcraft
Length: 5m +
Engine: DF140a
MMSI: 235111389
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 7,579
RIBase
Quote:
Originally Posted by Pikey Dave View Post
There's a microbrewery pub/bar in the town centre just off the main square, (not far from La Pizza) can't remember what it's called off hand, but they had an excellent choice of French "real ale" & Belgian beers instead of the usual euro piss
This is the place
__________________
Rule#2: Never argue with an idiot. He'll drag you down to his level & then beat you with experience.
Rule#3: Tha' can't educate pork.
Rule#4: See rule#5
Pikey Dave is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06 September 2013, 08:35   #75
Member
 
Nick Hearne's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Bucks
Boat name: Blue & Ding Dong
Make: Ribeye,SR4 & Bombard
Length: 6m +
Engine: 115,50 & 15Hp Yams
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 3,242
Have booked accommodation and just sent off for my renewed IIC as it had expired!
Please add me + 2 crew to the list.
__________________
Member of the Ribeye supporters club!!!
Member of Bombard 380 Aerotec club
Member of SR4 club
Nick Hearne is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06 September 2013, 08:47   #76
Member
 
Country: Italy
Length: no boat
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 430
Hi Nick, excellent, will do
__________________
landlord is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06 September 2013, 08:51   #77
Member
 
Country: Italy
Length: no boat
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 430
Updated again - to include Nick H


Landlord - hotel booked
Whisper - hotel booked
AJ & Mrs AJ - hotel booked
Maximus - hotel booked
Oscarguitar
250kts
Ian M - hotel booked
Andre
Lee argyle
Hightower - hotel booked
gtb - hotel booked
Trevor G
Mr Dodd
Nick Hearne + 2 - hotel booked

Possibly
Paulbrown22
Longjohn
__________________
landlord is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06 September 2013, 13:43   #78
Member
 
Maximus's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Wild West
Boat name: No Boat
Make: No Boat
Length: under 3m
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 4,271
Send a message via AIM to Maximus
Because of distances involved, Avocett and I have decided to make it a Two Day trip and Travel the day befor.We'll stay in St Vaast and meet up with you Guys on the Saturday in Cherbourg.
Hotel bookings aren't effected and we'll travel back with you Guy's on the Sunday
Looking forward to it!
__________________
A clever Man learns by his mistakes..
A Wise Man learns by other people's!

The Road to HELL ..is Paved with "Good inventions!"
Maximus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07 September 2013, 07:41   #79
Member
 
Avocet's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Poole
Boat name: Grimalkin
Make: Ribcraft 750 Sport
Length: 7m +
Engine: Suzi 250
MMSI: 235050647
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 899
Quote:
Originally Posted by landlord View Post
Updated again - to include Nick H


Landlord - hotel booked
Whisper - hotel booked
AJ & Mrs AJ - hotel booked
Maximus - hotel booked
Oscarguitar
250kts
Ian M - hotel booked
Andre
Lee argyle
Hightower - hotel booked
gtb - hotel booked
Trevor G
Mr Dodd
Nick Hearne + 2 - hotel booked

Possibly
Paulbrown22
Longjohn
Avocet and Mrs A - hotel booked
__________________
Avocet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10 September 2013, 06:36   #80
Member
 
Lee argyle's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Porchfield
Boat name: Katie
Make: Stingher
Length: 10m +
Engine: Verado 350sci x 2
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 369
Gracie and so far 5 crew confirmed and hotel booked
Cross fingers for a nice weather window!
__________________

__________________
Lee argyle is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 20:10.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.