Gravelines

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  1. iandsm

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    The aire at Rue du Port is being extended. They have made gaps at each end of the existing parking so that motorhomes can drive through onto the grass area which has been marked out with bricks set in the grass with spaces large enough for motorhomes. The ground even now after rain is firm probably no danger of getting stuck. Effectively this doubles the size of the aire so perhaps we won't be allowed on the harbour facing part in front of the garage when the work is completed. This was always a problem on market days with cars and Motorhomes together so perhaps this area will be cars only and everyone will be catered for.
     
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    Sounds good. Such a populaer spot.

    Wyn
     
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    does anyone know if there is a Vet close by for worming the dog ?
     
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    yes.. it is.. but hasn't been used much


    and I found a vet ..

    GRAVELINES

    Clinique Veterinaire Dr Pierre Montagne
    10 Rue Dunkerque

    Speaks English.
    Street parking close by.
    Tel – 03 28 23 05 42
    50.987801,2.127099
     
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    Thank you for the info, we like Gravelinesl
     
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    For those who are wondering I do know how 'popular' should be spelled. Must have mistyped it and didn't read it back. Tut Tut!


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    Anyone going to be at gravelines, next Tuesday because we are hoping to be there, have a drink in town , anyone interested?
     
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    Interesting, I wonder why they are doing that as the place has never been close to full when we have been there, perhaps as you say moving the Motorhomes back from the harbour side.
     
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    never had a problem getting on to aire since they have started charging:sneaky::)
     
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    Almost. We will be there from Monday afternoon to Tuesday morning before traveling home.

    Allan & Anne
     
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    That's really handy as we're heading up to Scandinavia in June. We've tried to use Gravelines in the past (we take a late crossing and overnight as soon as we can) but on several occasions haven't been able to get on. Thanks for the info.
     
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