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Old 18 February 2006, 13:10   #141
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If Pwllheli would have to be the 1st & 2nd July as events on every weekend in June.

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Old 18 February 2006, 14:29   #142
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Let's go for 1st and 2nd July then!
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Old 18 February 2006, 16:46   #143
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If Pwllheli would have to be the 1st & 2nd July as events on every weekend in June.

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Sounds good to me. Mind you will need some good tips as to the best route for towing
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Old 18 February 2006, 18:54   #144
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any one else wanna volunteer to organise anywhere else?

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Old 19 February 2006, 05:25   #145
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Old 20 February 2006, 13:16   #146
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Made some provisional enquiries, No Problem for Pwllheli the 1st weekend in July, the Harbour Master is ok with up to 100 ish RIBS, the main issue is launching but with a bit of sweet talking the local yards we should have access to three all state of tide slipway and one three hours either side.

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So we appear to have a venue and a date! Who's up for it then?

Jono, would you care to elucidate on the delights of the local area for those who may not have ventured that way before?

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I think just about the seediest dive of a hotel that I have ever tried to stay in was in Pwhelli. It was so bad that we took one look at the rooms and walked out! Can't recall the name but I do recall the cab driver giving us a very funny look when we told him where we were going. I blame Brian, he got it from the interweb, he'd obviously been looking at the wrong sites.....

Beautiful scenery though and a nice change from the Solent. Credit to Jono for organising it. IIRC the very first rib.net gathering which was the Thames Cruz was also organised by Jono. And that was a blast!
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im up for a trip to pilwilly is the area kids friendly?
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Would have loved come to Pwllheli but change of plans by cruising east coast of UK from Solent via Lowestoft and Redcar to Scrabster mid June to early July.

Jono Garton I wish you all the best, perhaps another time.

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