The Down Inn
Travel Blogs from Bridgnorth
... the tiller to me and went along the gunnel to fend us off the boat nearest to us. It became apparent to me very quickly that going forward was no longer an option so I put us in reverse and backed away into clear water where I put Charis in forward gear and got up a bit of speed which took us away from the line of boats and we managed to get past them without further hindrance. We think that the boat we (gently) hit was unoccupied.
We have stopped ...
We've had mixed feelings about whether to attend the festival fringe because we've heard quite a lot of negative things about it, in particular that many of the performers don't enjoy it much because it's little more than a trade show for them and most of them lose money but feel they need to be there for the sake of their careers. However when we found out that Nick Helm was doing a couple of ...
... Guess we will have to find a new favourite.
Slight hiccup at the check-in counter as the attendant tells me my luggage at 33kgs is 3 kilos overweight. Brief moment of concern until I remind her that she has not factored in the extra 15kgs that Malaysian allows for sporting equipment. Thanks Malaysian. The flight is about as good as can be expected for a 12 hour flight. I ...
... hardy lot and when the rain stops, they work feverishly to get us underway. We are going to play a game comprising 25 overs an innings, retire at 20 and 4 overs per bowler and got under way around 2.40pm. Recognising the problems of packing wet gear for a 24 hour flight home, the Cannock and Rugeley lads very kindly provided a maroon kit for the visitors to wear, much to the delight of the Queenslanders!
We won the toss and elected to bat to take ...
... for me as no doubt I will be picking up the balls!
There are two bars, The Aviators and The Tommy Cooper bar and with an all inclusive tariff it may be difficult to keep those calories under control. It certainly won't hurt Colin to put on a few pounds but I will have to be quite strict with myself.I shall be taking a few stretchy dresses just in case.
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking