The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by The Orange One » 25 Aug 2013, 12:57

Park Royal.

I can see this hitting a Tube loop:

Park Royal, Royal Oak, Oakwood, Wood Green, Green Park etc.
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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by GuyBarry » 25 Aug 2013, 13:01

Exactly what I was thinking! Right, that's enough of that:

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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by The Orange One » 25 Aug 2013, 13:03

Tan-y-bwlch
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That guy who runs those Twitter polls about tube stations and London Boroughs.

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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by GuyBarry » 25 Aug 2013, 13:06

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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by The Raven » 25 Aug 2013, 13:43

Ylivieska
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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by GuyBarry » 25 Aug 2013, 13:47

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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by DrainBrain » 25 Aug 2013, 14:36

Oops upside your head, say oops upside your head...

Sorry, got distracted. How about...

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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by The Orange One » 25 Aug 2013, 14:47

Beulah
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20½ Random 15 challenges: 01:58:48 best
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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by DrainBrain » 25 Aug 2013, 14:56

Aham (Germany)

(Then: Amersham, Amersham, Amersham, Amersham... let's not go there!)
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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by The Orange One » 25 Aug 2013, 15:00

Amsterdam, then.
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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by GuyBarry » 25 Aug 2013, 15:01

I said earlier that repeated entries were to be discouraged - however I agree that consecutive repeated entries should be banned. (Amsterdam would have the same effect.)

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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by The Orange One » 25 Aug 2013, 15:14

Oort Cloud.

If this is not accepted (although it is the most around the world place yet posted), this entry becomes Orton Mere.
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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by GuyBarry » 25 Aug 2013, 15:20

The Orange One wrote:Oort Cloud.

If this is not accepted (although it is the most around the world place yet posted), this entry becomes Orton Mere.
In my opening post I asked for names of "geographical locations". Apparently the Oort cloud is nearly a light-year from the Sun. I don't think that counts as geographical!

I'll take Orton Mere though and say:

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Re: The Slightly Harder Around the World Game

Post by RobbieM » 25 Aug 2013, 15:54

Ashton-under-Lyne
After you, madam - I'll wait for the next direct train to Mill Hill East.
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