Bouquet for a Campsite

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  1. Puddleduck

    Puddleduck Funster Life Member

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    We were supposed to be away this weekend and booked Strawberry Hill Farm near Durham, we've stayed there before as it is handy for visiting relatives and is a lovely site with super owners. We paid in full in advance as we usually do.....

    Anyway we had to cancel at very very short notice and I phoned them to let them know fully expecting to lose the deposit. The owners are incredible..... were so supportive and have held over the deposit for the next trip. Things are pretty sh*tty here and this act of kindness and generosity has made me well up and shed some cathartic tears.

    Bouquets for Strawberry Hill, Durham.

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    Some good folk out there.
    Hoping your lot improves soon.
     
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    Very true PD! Also hope things improve for you very soon! :Smile:
     
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    Hope things get sorted for you. X
     
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    Hope whatever is wrong improves soon.:(
     
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    Puddleduck Funster Life Member

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    Thanks folks.
     
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    we hope all gets better. very soon.(y)
     
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    Nice one Mrs PD, hopefully a chink of light in the gloom x :)
     
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    That's really nice not unlike your kind offer to us if we were to visit the borders

    Perhaps other people just see you as the kind caring people that you are and treat you likewise (y)
     
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    hope things get better soon (((hugs)))
     
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    Nice post PD


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    hope things sort themselves out for you soon.
     
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    Seconded Pd!
     
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    Thinking of you Helen...and Martin too of course. .

    Thats great you havent lost your money. Good to hear of a site where common sense prevails here.
    Well done strawberry hill.
     
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    Still some nice folk around,plenty on here also,hope things improve for you very soon.
     
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    All the best hopefully in the near future for you Puddleduck, hope things improve soonest !!!
     
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