Tudor Gate Hotel
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... 7,020 MT per Week 1,002 MT per Day 42 MT per hour 700 kgs per minute Equals a **** load of crisps being pumped out 24 - 7!!! Lee West from pepico took us through some information and a presenation about the plant and some of the goals and objectives they hope to meet. We were lucky enough to see the process from start to finish and then back in the office sample some chips as all that walking made us hungry. We were done. We left the factory about ...
... kids to play in.
We visited a couple of old churches. St Mary’s in Woodnewton dates from the 11th century,
although much of it is 17th century and later. In its graveyard, we found the grave of Coco the Clown! All Saint’s in Sudborough was founded in the 900's when a Saxon Church stood on the site but the present building is largely based on a 12th century structure. Its bell ...
Leaving Dover at 9am, we struggled through the English traffic to Milton Keynes, and Bletchley Park.
A lot of work has gone into making this a worthwhile place to visit, and on the whole it works. The kids found the multimedia guides interesting, and there were enough interactive exhibits (even if some of them didn't entirely work) to keep them interested.
Lunch, and off home!
All the animals seem well, phew.
Well folks, peace for 3 days as we imagine the canal boat will not have wifi! We have ordered the fine weather and it has come. All in shorts today and the sun is hot. So much yum stuff purchased; we are ready to go. Got there after snarl up on the M something. Quite a bit later than we expected but were thrilled with our luxury home for the next three nights. The fridge is full of yumminess. Lisa had been baking treats, brought cheeses and ...
My mother would have been proud of me. Temperature in the boat at 6.30 this morning was 5C
(-3C outside). The fire was out and I desperately needed a shower. As a child, we never had central heating - we had a paraffin heater and I insisted on getting dressed in the mornings in front of it. She chided me for being a wimp I suppose. Well mum, I can safely say I have moved on. ...