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SEPTEMBER - BONUS MEETING

 

Worlds fastest city based ZIP WIRE

 

Opposite the Houses of Parliament

Tuesday September 5th

 

 

Train up - ZIP IT at 18.30 - Dinner.

 

Longest and fastest inner city zip wire in the world

ARCHBISHOPS PARK CARLISLE LANE LONDON SE1 7LE -  Arrival time to get kitted up is 18.30.  Zip Wire 19.00.

GASS is paying for the Zip Wire, the rest is from a whip on the day.

MEET AT THE ROFFEN FROM 15.00

TRAIN FROM CHATHAM AT 16.24 ARRIVES ST PANCRAS AT 17.10

CABS TO PUB NEAR ARCHBISHOPS PARK (30 mins)

Arrive at THE PINEAPPLE P.H, 53 Hercules Road, about 17.45, 5 mins walk from the park.

BE AT THE ZIP WIRE AT 18.30  -  DO THE ZIP WIRE

Walk across Westminster bridge to THE RED LION, Derby Street, for sit down dinner at a table of 15.

BACK TO CHATHAM ABOUT 23.00

 

GASS IS PAYING FOR THE ZIP WIRE - MEMBERS PAY TRANSPORT - RON DECIDES IF THE FUND CAN PAY FOR DINNER OR IF ITS A WHIP!

 

 

AND - RON DID SO DECIDE!!!

GASS PAID!!!

 

Great trip up -  Race from St Pancras to the pub - won by the boys who simply jumped in a cab.

All other methods failed, some by up to half an hour.

 

ZIPPING WAS FUN - VERY HIGH - A LITTLE SCARY

 

 

A BLOODY LONG WAY UP!

 

 

LOOKING GOOD BEFORE THE CLIMB

 

 

LOOKING SLIGHTLY MORE NERVOUS NOW WE ARE UP THERE

 

   

 

LOOKING EVEN MORE NERVOUS NOW!

 

 

 

THEN DINNER - GREAT ATMOSPHERE

 

 

Another good GASS day out.