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ACAPULCO AL
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08-11-09
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Ladies, gentlemen, HM.... It's time we had another meet on Merseyside

When?
Sunday 8th November, 12pm

Where?
The U-Boat Story at Woodside ferry terminal, Birkenhead

http://www.u-boatstory.co.uk/

http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?f=q&so...d+Kingdom&z=16

Woodside Ferry Terminal
CH41 6DU

What?
AONW family meet - children, friends, relatives.. - bring yer red beachballs, everyone's welcome

We can have a good nosey around the U-Boat and grab some piccies in the car park and hopefully get some nice Mersey shots too. There is a public car park there which is pay & display at 1 per hour which ain't too bad

Afterwards, we'll shoot through the tunnel back over to Liverpool and grab a beer and/or a bit to eat at a pub somewhere - let's all have a think about somewhere we could go, preferably near town somewhere and with decent parking?

Meet at the U-Boat place at 12pm, so those of us having a beer in Liverpool we'll probably finish up maybe 3-4pm...

All entry prices for the U-Boat can be paid cash on the day, details on the website link above
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don't forget your 1.40 cash each way for the tunnel

anyone fancy meeting up on the way so we can do the tunnel run together from liverpool over to birkenhead?
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Should be a good one this
 
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I'll be there mate, where do you fancy to meet for the convoy? Which way will you be heading to Liverpool?
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We could meet up same place as the famous mersey tunnel meet;

B&Q on the M62, there is a burger king for 'Hungry Hippos' as well
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I'll be there for the U boat story but will have to see about food after.

It'll probably be the first meet with my GTV
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Nice venue - I missed a turn going to visit my uncle and saw the U-Boat several years back, quite a sight when you aren't expecting it! I researched it after that. Wonder if I can get along to the meet...

Did laugh at the red beachball comment - I bet everyone loves him
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We could meet up same place as the famous mersey tunnel meet;

B&Q on the M62, there is a burger king for 'Hungry Hippos' as well
sounds like a plan, where is this B&Q? i had to get to the tunnel early doors last time to meet the rozzers so didn't meet up with you
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sounds like a plan, where is this B&Q? i had to get to the tunnel early doors last time to meet the rozzers so didn't meet up with you
J9 mate, same as IKEA turn off, just the opposite side, ie come off and go right
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ok i know it - it overlooks the eastbound carriageway of the motorway?
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sounds like a plan, where is this B&Q? i had to get to the tunnel early doors last time to meet the rozzers so didn't meet up with you
Cum on Al, it's where I arranged for those lucky AOers to meet before shooting down the 62 to the 'Pool.
If that's where people want to meet up, I can volunteer to make arrangements. The only downside is there's a regular car boot nearby but B&Q don't mind people parking there and Burger King welcome the trade, so if there's enough interest, I will help out.
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PS you bringing the tractor through the tunnel??
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PS you bringing the tractor through the tunnel??

yeah i'll tell 'em to set the ventilation fans on double speed especially
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Cum on Al, it's where I arranged for those lucky AOers to meet before shooting down the 62 to the 'Pool.
If that's where people want to meet up, I can volunteer to make arrangements. The only downside is there's a regular car boot nearby but B&Q don't mind people parking there and Burger King welcome the trade, so if there's enough interest, I will help out.
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PS you bringing the tractor through the tunnel??
Hmmmm, forgot about the car booters, we could do the services then, tis only 2 mins past
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unless we do the maccy d's on edge lane on the way into liverpool, that way some of the scouse contingent could meet up with us?
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B & Q or the services for me Al, both are only 5 mins from home!

And you won't be the only tractor!
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i best get my smog lights fitted then
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mine's looking a bit grubby already, do i need to go take it down the car wash or to the chimney sweep?
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be honest Al, if im coming i dont think you need to worry about yours being a bit grubby do you
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be honest Al, if im coming i dont think you need to worry about yours being a bit grubby do you

too right you filthy animal
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unless we do the maccy d's on edge lane on the way into liverpool, that way some of the scouse contingent could meet up with us?

maccie's!! great idea for a convoy plus the big tasty's are back!

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