Been busy this week

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  1. Jim

    Jim Ringleader

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    We got the road in before the rain, the springwater is piped in, the sewer pipe is half way there. Three of the pitches dug out and terraced today the rest tomorrow weather permitting, smallest pitch is 7m largest is 14m All the work has been overseen by a couple of very large Red Kites and a buzzard, maybe I look like I'm on my last legs, I must of climbed our hill a hundred times in the last few days, and spent hours on the end of a shovel, maybe those birds are waiting for me to keel over:BigGrin:

    We are blessed here, the view from the pitches is superb, the eye is first taken down the valley then back up to the cambrian mountains suspended beyond. Some of you have seen it so you'll know what I mean, if you hav'nt, then you should:Wink:
     

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    Ash Trader - Service & Repairs Life Member

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    Looking good mate :thumb::thumb:
     
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    PenelopePitstop Funster Life Member

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    Brilliant pics Jim - We'll be there in the summer!!!:Smile::Smile::Smile:
     
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    pappajohn Funster Life Member

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    how many pitchs are you planning Jim ?

    all hardstanding ?
     
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    Johns_Cross_Motorhomes Trader - Motorhome & Accessory Sales

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    Nice one Jim:thumb:

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    They are looking good Jim, you will be ready for a bevy or two come the w/e

    :Wink::Wink::Wink:


    John n Kath x
     
  7. Jim

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    5 on the top field, 5.5 metres wide, all on hard standing though not quite sure of the actual finish yet, aggregate prices are horendous, I used 250ton on the road and it still needs the topcoat binder yet:Eeek: I reckon my son might see the return if he lives long enough, I wont, good fun though, and a small price to pay to have funsters turn up and give me beer:BigGrin:
     
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    Don't let haggers anywhere near that digger, he has a history with em:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    rainbow chasers Read Only Funster

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    Looking great! Love that misty pic too. It is alot of hard work, but will be worth it.

    Ours is in a similar state - probably a little behind yours. I have promises it will be open this year...we'll see!

    Excellent work - big funster opening ahead..we'll all turn up at once and test your electric breakers.......mind you, if we did and everyone buys you a beer, you'll probably be too p*****d to care!!:Rofl1:
     
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    That's all well and good Jim but how far is the pub away?:Rofl1:
     
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    much respect to you Jim.
    takes a lot of hard work and even more hard earned to set something like that up and to see very little return for the pain.

    worth more that a lousy beer i think.:Laughing:

    reckon we'll be there at some point this year to 'wet the babies head' :thumb:
     
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    Hope he gets a warden with a decent SOH once his funsters arrive :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    second picture background, under the digger arm.

    goes by the name "Jims gaff" :Laughing:

    Proprieter--James Brown
    unlicenced to sell ales, beers and fine wines on and off the premises.
     
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    pappajohn Funster Life Member

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    why dont you apply John....you can go home at night as you're 'only' up the valley :Rofl1:
     
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    I think it's probably down a valley or so :Wink:

    Sent Jim my CV but not had a reply yet:cry::cry::cry::cry::cry:
     
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    Gosh you have been busy and your hard work will be rewarded with Funsters galore bearing gifts - you name it I'm sure they'll bring it.
     
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    £3 a night inc leccy plus 10% funster discount, he's going to be mighty popular:BigGrin:
     
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    been busy

    wow jim you have been hard at it:thumb:looks great,good luck mate when is the cutting of the red ribbon:Cool: regards brian jo and josh:thumb:
     
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    looking good Jim, now building your own campsite is an excellent way of saving money on fuel, no more travelling :Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    looking good Jim. I have spotted the digger, Shall I come over and offer a hand? you know how good I am with them. :Rofl1:
     
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