Anyone coming to Windy Harbour in Glossop this summer???

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  1. PenelopePitstop

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    I'm sure we will find time to come up and see our friends :Smile: not sure when yet :RollEyes:
     
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    Would be lovely to see you both up here Paul! Not sure if the Alpacas are ready for Tara yet though :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
    Only joking - they're in a separate field! :Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    Will be passing by in late July when we are back in the UK visiting family in Marple, will be in the MH as we're doing a mini UK tour. Gotta go to Glossop at some point to see a man about a dog...:Wink:
     
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    You know I/We would if I/We could Little Sis... :Wink:

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    It's your turn!! We've been to Toulouse AND Quinta Majay! :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    Wait a minute Little Sis... we met you in northern Spain and I visited you in Zahora... Right? :Rofl1::Rofl1:

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    We'll have to visit Glossop some time but may be just a fleeting visit rather than stopping. What are the site rates these days? Any discounts? :Smile:
     
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    Don't know what the site rates are Graham - we always get a long stay discount! :Smile: Best to ring and ask him! :Wink: Tell him you're friends of ours and he'll probably charge you double :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    Unless he's dropped them significantly from last year, Marie, I don't think we'll be stopping there :Smile: Better value at that CS at Broadbottom or even ones round Buxton:Smile:
     
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    Ah yes Graham but they aren't near Padfield! This is such a beautiful spot to be in - it's warm and sunny tonight - just bliss!:Wink:
     
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    >> Anyone coming to Windy Harbour in Glossop this summer???

    Is this some Rights of Passage question ?

    Like walking on fire ?
    Slaying The Dragon ?
    Re-taking The Holy Land ?

    And "summer", care to explain "summer".
     
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    Brian!! It's beautiful here today - we've just eaten our tea sitting outside in our t-shirts!:Smile:
     
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    You don't fool me - my ancestors used to own the place :Smile:
    Only T shirts? No wonder it's called Windy Harbour :Rofl1:
     
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    We are staying at Crowden Campsite this weekend.
    I've looked on a map and Windy Harbour looks like a pub/hotel? Do they take motorhomes?


    Steve


    EDIT: Just found it on the internet, they don't make it easy having a web site called a different name to the hotel...
    Might give it a go next time, looks good.
     
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    Hi Steve - Windy Harbour has a few advantages over Crowden in that it's possible to walk to Padfield (pub), Hadfield (shops and railway station) and Glossop (even more shops and railway station). :Smile: Have they got electricity at Crowden now? They didn't last time we looked!
    It's Glossop Carnival this weekend in Manor Park. great for kids!:thumb:
     
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    OK who's been spying on us??? :Wink:

    Had reports one day last week that someone came to visit us while we were out - gentleman :Rofl1: on a motorbike!
    Said gentleman said not to worry and took some photos - for evidence he said!! :Eeek::Eeek:

    OK WHO WAS IT????


    :Smile:
     
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    It could have been Hilldweller ! But on re reading the post it said "Gentleman" That's Brian out of the frame then !!:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    Yes Steve I also thought Hilldweller - but I'm puzzled that the photos haven't emerged!!:Rofl1:
     
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