Portland Hall Hotel
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Weather: Being evening, cooller but fine.
Maggie is a regular attender of 'Pub Quiz' (Trivia for some readers), and I was given the choice of us going, or staying home. I, being curious, opted to go. It was a 15 mile drive to Market Overton's "The Black Bull" where we joined Maggie's friends, and competed against about 5 other tables ...
... organised for Sept 2nd and needless to say, I was spoilt. We even had American, Canadian and British themed plates and napkins! My wonderful team clubbed together to get me some lovely, useful gifts for my trip such as; travel sized smellies, travel wash-bag and a travel document folder. My lovely card with fond and enthusiastic messages were wonderful to read and made me feel very lucky to be part of such a fantastic ...
... all that surprising when only eight of us turned up to train as most would rather sit in the club and partake in happy hour than improve their cricket skills. After training I stayed down and had a pint before Bash dropped me back to the house so I could have some dinner (deconstructed tacos again, so yummy) and head to bed as we start at 12 o'clock tomorrow so I will have to be up earlier than ...
... ve lost the dongle too. Not
having a good trip with the electricals this time. Perhaps it’s gone to look
for the Kobo, last seen mid-air somewhere. I’ve brought my dongle, but not sure
if it is the right wavelength to be able to use it here. Will have to check in
I seem to be back to photo hiccups so I'll have to sort these later.
... photos. The market was happening too, as you will see.
On Saturday we went in to Worksop to see my Aunt/godmother, Barbara. We ended up spending most of the morning with her. She was waiting outside for us and said she'd been there all morning.
After that we went to find food, it being lunch time. The first pub we went to didn't do food, so we walked on. As we had to pass the street my friend Angie lives on, we called to invite her to join ...