This Saturday - 15 Aug - The Volunteer in Baker Street

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Re: No August Jolly in London this year?

Postby yomptepi » 08 Aug 2015, 16:44

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Re: No August Jolly in London this year?

Postby Diamond Dog » 09 Aug 2015, 10:21

The Slider wrote:So...4pm at the Blue Posts next Saturday?


Perfect.
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Re: No August Jolly in London this year?

Postby andymacandy » 09 Aug 2015, 11:27

I think I can manage this.
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Re: No August Jolly in London this year?

Postby Diamond Dog » 09 Aug 2015, 12:11

andymacandy wrote:I think I can manage this.



Thank fuck for that.

Welcome on board brother.

Two Doyens and Two Wannabees. Nice balance.
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Re: No August Jolly in London this year?

Postby andymacandy » 09 Aug 2015, 15:00

Diamond Dog wrote:
andymacandy wrote:I think I can manage this.



Thank fuck for that.

Welcome on board brother.

Two Doyens and Two Wannabees. Nice balance.

Perfectly content with my lowly status Pete.Anybody that aspires to be a doyen is, of course ill-equiped to actually be one. ;)
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Re: No August Jolly in London this year?

Postby Diamond Dog » 09 Aug 2015, 15:32

:)
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Re: No August Jolly in London this year?

Postby The Slider » 10 Aug 2015, 12:01

I am wondering if there might be a nicer venue than the Blue Posts if it is going to be a sunny day...
Somewhere with an outside space.

Maybe somewhere near Baker Street - Same line for everyone, so no harder to get to..

I went with Griff and Natalia to this place after a visit to the opera a few weeks ago:
http://www.thevolunteernw1.co.uk/findus/
It sold decent drinks (including cask ales), wasn't too boisterous or expensive, is two mins walk from Baker Street tube and (though we didn't go out there as it was pissing with rain) has a beer garden.
It also serves food, which has to be a plus.

For Yompy it is a short stroll from Marylebone, likewise for Pete from Paddington (or three tube stops).
For Andy it is on the Bakerloo line from Waterloo, which he would have had to take to Oxford Circus anyway, and it is only two stops further to Baker St.
And for me it is direct on the Jubilee line.

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Re: No August Jolly in London this year?

Postby Diamond Dog » 10 Aug 2015, 12:18

No I'm very happy with that mate, good choice (and you know i'll get lost....)
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Re: No August Jolly in London this year?

Postby The Slider » 10 Aug 2015, 12:39

It really is very simple to get to
I suspect even you will manage.
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Re: No August Jolly in London this year?

Postby The Modernist » 11 Aug 2015, 07:14

I'll be about for this.

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Re: No August Jolly in London this year?

Postby Diamond Dog » 11 Aug 2015, 09:01

The Modernist wrote:I'll be about for this.



Most excellent.
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Re: This Saturday - 15 Aug - The Volunteer in Baker Street

Postby The Slider » 11 Aug 2015, 10:24

NIce
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Re: This Saturday - 15 Aug - The Volunteer in Baker Street

Postby Belle Lettre » 11 Aug 2015, 21:05

I remember being in there a couple of years ago. Rather sorry not to be able to join you chaps, but I've just been ro London :(
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Re: This Saturday - 15 Aug - The Volunteer in Baker Street

Postby The Slider » 11 Aug 2015, 23:50

so come
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Re: This Saturday - 15 Aug - The Volunteer in Baker Street

Postby Belle Lettre » 12 Aug 2015, 07:03

I can't get back so soon :( have a good one.
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Re: This Saturday - 15 Aug - The Volunteer in Baker Street

Postby Diamond Dog » 12 Aug 2015, 08:42

You will be missed.
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Re: This Saturday - 15 Aug - The Volunteer in Baker Street

Postby Diamond Dog » 15 Aug 2015, 12:10

See you later guys.
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Re: This Saturday - 15 Aug - The Volunteer in Baker Street

Postby The Slider » 15 Aug 2015, 12:48

I'll be there just after 4
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Re: This Saturday - 15 Aug - The Volunteer in Baker Street

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Re: This Saturday - 15 Aug - The Volunteer in Baker Street

Postby andymacandy » 16 Aug 2015, 10:24

Excellent night,as always. Far too much beer drunk, but in the very best company.
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