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    Day trips.

    I am making my 2019 list for non diving days out.
    So far:-

    The Mary Rose
    Submarine museum
    HMS victory
    HMS Belfast
    SS Great Britain
    Duxford
    Hardwick Hall
    Probably another trip to Avebury and surrounding sites.

    Any ideas?
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    Quote Originally Posted by steelemonkey View Post

    Any ideas?
    The local pub

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    Of course, I will be doing my usual trips to various nature reserves. I have not been to Wolseley Bridge site yet, perhaps I might get an invite with a private guide?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Firefly View Post
    The local pub
    I think that is a given. 0.52 miles door to door. Not much of a trip.
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    Wildlife photographer of the year at Natural History Museum. We are planning to go soon, it is usually stunning.
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    If you're doing the Southern RN museums, you can get the year pass and do it over a few days which is good. Would also give you Hartlepool RN museum in the NE. I enjoyed the IWM which is same group as Duxford and HMS Belfast. I enjoyed RY Britannia when I saw that in Edinburgh, and if you make a trip the Falkirk wheel is a nice detour.
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    Quote Originally Posted by steelemonkey View Post
    I think that is a given. 0.52 miles door to door. Not much of a trip.
    Excuses excuses

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    Quote Originally Posted by Firefly View Post
    Excuses excuses
    I trip over a lot on the way back, if that is any consolation.
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    Dover castle. Allow a full day there is loads to see.

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    The Tank Museum. Don't get persuaded to do Monkey World as well on the same day, it's rubbish and you need a full day to appreciate
    the number of tanks.
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    Fleet Air Arm Museum at Yeovil


 
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