Oh Yes please! I am up for it, and I am sure Lisa will be too- I will tell her about it on Saturday! Be nice to see you again!
Ely blipmeet - Tues 3rd Oct postponed from 12th September
Postponed until Tues 3rd Oct
Whilst editing the post below for details for meeting up, I checked the cathedral website and found it is now closed on 12th and 13th Sept. Many apologies, so I'm afraid we'll have to postpone it until Tues 3rd Oct. Please let me know if you will be coming along
i thought it would be nice to have another blipmeet at Ely, so if you're interested in coming along on Tuesday 12th Sept please reply and let me know. It's a placehoder for now with more details to follow. For those who haven't been before, there's a glorious cathedral and a river to walk along and a country park and free parking!!!
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Looking forward to it! We will be there.
Should be OK - pencilled in diary!
Great idea and I hope to come.
I've put it in the calendar. Rota for September won't be done till late July - I'll confirm/cancel at that time
Hope to be there :-)
It's a huge drive from here, but I'd love to come if I can!
I hope to be there and I have put the date in my diary. It is possible that my husband, also a blipper will be there too, but this will depend on his replacement knee surgery.
definitely interested its not too far and im sure theres more to see that i saw on a recent visit there :-)
I'll try and be there. Ely and back in a day will seem a doddle compared to some of the tripe we've made recently!
Hi - editing the main post doesn't seem to have generated an email notification, so I thought I would add a post, so those who have already commented will get an email, and hopefully check up.
I got the email norfolkdoc re the change of plan and date........such a shame....but I will be there on the 3rd if I can- there is a Blipmeet at Stowe on the 2nd Oct- so it may be hard to take two working days out of the week.......
I'll be there but Wendy won't be able to make it as her course in London will have restarted by then.
I cannot be there but hope you have an excellent time. Perhaps another year.
I'm still working out whether I can get there - but 3/10 is no better or worse than 12/9 for me!
Not sure if we will make that - depends on the jet lag as we fly back on 2 October.
interested in John RH making tripe...
That is OK for me on 3rd. See you there
Sorry, but I won't now be able to make this. Hope it all goes well!
Hi the arrangements for the blipmeet next Tues 3rd Oct at Ely are as follows:
Meet at the Barton Road carpark at 10am (CB7 4HZ) which is free after 8:30
Fairly short walk to start with tea and cake at The Almonry next to the cathedral http://www.elycathedral.org/visit/refreshments/the-almonry-restaurant
Once we're all together and refreshed we'll set off either for a walk by the river or to the cathedral first, depending on the weather. If you can't get there for 10am, then you can meet us at the Almonry. We can decide when we meet if we also want lunch at the Almonry or elsewhere.
There is a school event in the cathedral, but visitors are still welcome. Basic entrance is £8 and if you ask you can get your ticket converted to a year's free pass. There is also a £2 charge if you want to use a tripod.
I hope you can still come along and it would help me if you could please confirm whether you are attending.
So long as the traffic is ok, I will be there with bedswizzard and paulym on time!!! Looking forward to it!!
I will be coming by train or bus so will meet you at the Almonry
Haven't blipped this year but looking forward to meeting up for this thanks to NicoiseAnnie for the reminder :)
I had hoped to come to the Ely blipmeet, but it is now looking more likely that I will not be there. If circumstances change I will meet you in the Almonary or the cathedral.
Hi all. I'll be there. I will be driving down from Norwich, happy to give anyone a lift if that's useful. Looking forward to it - hope the weather stays as good as today
I'll be attending, got to hear of bia Nicoiseannie. Should be fun.