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Re: The Journey

Postby A Challenge » 14 Aug 2016, 12:49

Busk (again) on the concourse of the station, and think that someone is being very nice when they give you a ₫10,000 note, but discover later it is worth 34 pence!
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Re: The Journey

Postby Tube Geek » 14 Aug 2016, 13:56

what is a ₫?
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Re: The Journey

Postby A Challenge » 14 Aug 2016, 14:13

Tube Geek wrote:what is a ₫?

Vietnamese Dong (wikipedia)
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Re: The Journey

Postby The Orange One » 28 Sep 2016, 07:06

And ten posts are up, so you dump the instrument on the ground and make the 0338 to Manchester Piccadilly by the skin of your teeth.
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Re: The Journey

Postby Tube Geek » 28 Sep 2016, 07:11

Ride it for it's entirety
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Re: The Journey

Postby A Challenge » 28 Sep 2016, 12:20

First tram of the morning to West Didsbury
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Re: The Journey

Postby RobbieM » 31 Jan 2017, 17:57

From where it's a short walk to East Didsbury station.
After you, madam - I'll wait for the next direct train to Mill Hill East.
(I really ought to change this; no-one understands it out of context.)
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Re: The Journey

Postby A Challenge » 18 Feb 2017, 08:59

Northern to Manchester Airport
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Re: The Journey

Postby Tube Geek » 18 Feb 2017, 12:49

Catch a mystery plane to...
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Re: The Journey

Postby A Challenge » 18 Feb 2017, 14:18

Cork Airport

They appear to have been having a day of strangity when they gave this the IATA code of ORK and ICAO code of EICK!
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Re: The Journey

Postby The Orange One » 01 Mar 2017, 10:02

Jump on a Ryanair flight to Gdańsk.
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Re: The Journey

Postby trainfan344 » 20 Mar 2017, 17:13

Take a wizz on a wizz flight to Luton airport.

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Re: The Journey

Postby A Challenge » 22 Mar 2017, 06:49

Walk to Luton Airport Parkway
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