Loos Arrse Tour 14-17 October

oldbaldy

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#1
I have now sorted things for the next Arrse WW1 Battlefield Tour.
The tour will, again, be lead by Flyingmonkey and he will give a detailed itinerary shortly.
We will again be based at Snowden House In Lougueval, for those who have not been before an ideal location & venue for a group such as ours.
Snowden House - www.snowdenhouse.co.uk - Home
The outline itinerary is:
Saturday: a walk around the Bullecourt battlefields, plus Loos and Givenchy , then on Saturday evening FM will give a talk on the La Boisselle tunnels project.
Sunday: Morning a visit to Peronne & view the the life size model of the Livens Large Gallery Flame Projector.
Breathing Fire. Le dragon de la Somme - Future Exhibitions - Exhibitions - Official site of Historial
Afternoon, a walk in the La Boisselle area, looking at the current tunnel dig.
BBC News - WWI underground: Unearthing the hidden tunnel war

Cost is £85 for the 3 nights accommodation & a rather dashing short sleeved rugby jersey. Local cost will be collected in Euros at the house (this normally works out at about 50/60)
For those wishing to attend, PM me & I'll give you payment details, which can either be by cheque or BACS.
I'll also need you shirt size;
They are:
S 32/34
M 36/38
L 40/42
XL 44/46
XXL 48

Names will be added to those attending when I have reveived payment:

Oldbaldy
Mrs Baldy
Flyingmonkey


Edit to alter itinerary.
 
#3
OB,

The chat on Saturday night is about the La Boisselle project. More info to follow chaps.
 

wedge_cadman

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#4
Very interested in this weekend. Is it travel together and from where? Or is it make your own way?
 

Joker62

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#5
I'm up for this one
 
#6
A definate for this one OB, Once I am settled in my new LZ I will pay up, PS cheers for the shirts from the last tour.....
 

oldbaldy

LE
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#7
Very interested in this weekend. Is it travel together and from where? Or is it make your own way?
It's make your own way. There will be various people sorting out lifts as the names come out.
 

wedge_cadman

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#11
It's make your own way. There will be various people sorting out lifts as the names come out.
Cheers OB. Thanks for the info. Expect a pm soon when I find out Mrs W_C schedule for October. It's either her or the mistress.
 

oldbaldy

LE
Moderator
#12
I have now sorted things for the next Arrse WW1 Battlefield Tour.
The tour will, again, be lead by Flyingmonkey and he will give a detailed itinerary shortly.
We will again be based at Snowden House In Lougueval, for those who have not been before an ideal location & venue for a group such as ours.
Snowden House - www.snowdenhouse.co.uk - Home
The outline itinerary is:
Saturday: a walk around the Bullecourt battlefields, plus Loos and Givenchy , then on Saturday evening FM will give a talk on the La Boisselle tunnels project.
Sunday: Morning a visit to Peronne & view the the life size model of the Livens Large Gallery Flame Projector.
Breathing Fire. Le dragon de la Somme - Future Exhibitions - Exhibitions - Official site of Historial
Afternoon, a walk in the La Boisselle area, looking at the current tunnel dig.
BBC News - WWI underground: Unearthing the hidden tunnel war

Cost is £85 for the 3 nights accommodation & a rather dashing short sleeved rugby jersey. Local cost will be collected in Euros at the house (this normally works out at about 50/60)
For those wishing to attend, PM me & I'll give you payment details, which can either be by cheque or BACS.
I'll also need you shirt size;
They are:
S 32/34
M 36/38
L 40/42
XL 44/46
XXL 48

Names will be added to those attending when I have reveived payment:

Oldbaldy
Mrs Baldy
Flyingmonkey
Guzzler
 

Fang_Farrier

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Book Reviewer
#15
Definitely interested but transport would be my issue, would be able to go if a lift available from Gatwick and back (or somewhere I can get to Gatwick and back from!)
 

oldbaldy

LE
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#17
I have now sorted things for the next Arrse WW1 Battlefield Tour.
The tour will, again, be lead by Flyingmonkey and he will give a detailed itinerary shortly.
We will again be based at Snowden House In Lougueval, for those who have not been before an ideal location & venue for a group such as ours.
Snowden House - www.snowdenhouse.co.uk - Home
The outline itinerary is:
Saturday: a walk around the Bullecourt battlefields, plus Loos and Givenchy , then on Saturday evening FM will give a talk on the La Boisselle tunnels project.
Sunday: Morning a visit to Peronne & view the the life size model of the Livens Large Gallery Flame Projector.
Breathing Fire. Le dragon de la Somme - Future Exhibitions - Exhibitions - Official site of Historial
Afternoon, a walk in the La Boisselle area, looking at the current tunnel dig.
BBC News - WWI underground: Unearthing the hidden tunnel war

Cost is £85 for the 3 nights accommodation & a rather dashing short sleeved rugby jersey. Local cost will be collected in Euros at the house (this normally works out at about 50/60)
For those wishing to attend, PM me & I'll give you payment details, which can either be by cheque or BACS.
I'll also need you shirt size;
They are:
S 32/34
M 36/38
L 40/42
XL 44/46
XXL 48

Names will be added to those attending when I have reveived payment:

Oldbaldy
Mrs Baldy
Flyingmonkey
Guzzler
Firework Phil
 
#18
I put it on the other thread too, but I can make this one. Just waiting to hear if I can get a lift with TigerMonkey. I'll send the cash over this evening OB.

It will be good to catch up with everyone again, especially having missed the last one.
 
#19
OB,

Payment sent. I have the bank transfer details from last time.

For the rugger top I think I need an L.

Looking forward to seeing all the usual suspects and new comers.
 

oldbaldy

LE
Moderator
#20
I have now sorted things for the next Arrse WW1 Battlefield Tour.
The tour will, again, be lead by Flyingmonkey and he will give a detailed itinerary shortly.
We will again be based at Snowden House In Lougueval, for those who have not been before an ideal location & venue for a group such as ours.
Snowden House - www.snowdenhouse.co.uk - Home
The outline itinerary is:
Saturday: a walk around the Bullecourt battlefields, plus Loos and Givenchy , then on Saturday evening FM will give a talk on the La Boisselle tunnels project.
Sunday: Morning a visit to Peronne & view the the life size model of the Livens Large Gallery Flame Projector.
Breathing Fire. Le dragon de la Somme - Future Exhibitions - Exhibitions - Official site of Historial
Afternoon, a walk in the La Boisselle area, looking at the current tunnel dig.
BBC News - WWI underground: Unearthing the hidden tunnel war

Cost is £85 for the 3 nights accommodation & a rather dashing short sleeved rugby jersey. Local cost will be collected in Euros at the house (this normally works out at about 50/60)
For those wishing to attend, PM me & I'll give you payment details, which can either be by cheque or BACS.
I'll also need you shirt size;
They are:
S 32/34
M 36/38
L 40/42
XL 44/46
XXL 48

Names will be added to those attending when I have reveived payment:

Oldbaldy
Mrs Baldy
Flyingmonkey
Guzzler
Firework Phil
ticklishrodent
 

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