Brook Whipper-In 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 ...
Car returned, safe and sound phew...... Now for at least five months without driving a car.... Bliss!! will not miss the wonderful UK motorway network.... Am now sitting in the revamped Nottingham railway station, doing Facebook quizzes, with a costa. Now understand why I collected all those points..... Book on lemurs downloading as I ...
It is advertised as the largest car boot sale in the midlands and I think they are right. This was a beauty. Lots of privateers trying to sell stuff they don't want to people who don't want it either. It took a good three hours to walk around the various stalls and although my concern about lack of space in our bags was mentioned again to MDW we still managed ...
... on with it. About an hour later a family (mum, dad, 8 ish year old girl and a toddler) arrived and they too had a good time in the river, using the canoe portage point as their point of entry. By nine, it was getting cooler and darker and they all went home and left us in peace. So much for being in the middle of nowhere.
We had a good day's cruising today and hadn't intended going very far. We stopped for lunch and Bryan did a little shop ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed