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  • UPDATE - The main upgrade is now finished. The site should now be functioning as normal, I will be making tweaks over the weekend, particularly to look of the site. If you notice something is broken or have any comments please let me know. Many thanks Matt (Lithril)
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    So it turned out to be a nice wee meet, with just six of us tagging along. Mamachook and Alan set about the shave horse, JohnC demonstrated his expert fire lighting, bodjit started doing a little carving and the rest mucked in with some gardening jobs. There was a few natives about as well so it...
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    Hi All. It looks like there'll just be a few of us about on Saturday with even fewer staying over, which is fine. We can, at least, see if the space is suitable for bigger groups in the summer. This weekend we hope to get the shave horse set up and running for the summer. Regards Rob
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    Hi All. We'll need some confirmations by tomorrow am or we might have to consider cancelling...
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    I'll be busy on the Monday. :( In fact as it turns out I'll be busy over a lot of the weekend. I'll be around all day Friday and Saturday but cant stay over. :( I might make it up on Sunday. Work/ kids/ life has sucked up some time. I'm really looking forward to meeting you all. I've not been...
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    The Car Park is called Threipmuir Car Park, but yeah it is Redford wood. Your Plan is a good one. :)
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    The new wesbite with the dates added for our wee gathering: http://youthvisionscotland.org/
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    Mamachook, Y'all can come along. :)
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    Soloman: you might be best going to the Threipmuir car park, then using your canoe to gt to the other end of the reservoir.
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    Hi All, thanks for your replies and interest, I'm looking forward to getting back in touch with you all again. So far We have Toddy, John C, Soloman, Gregorach, Miyagi, Scottpix, d-day66, Seabass, BarnOwl, Sabot, Canoedude and Thoaken. Canoes are defintely allowed on the reservoirs so feel free...
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    Hi Folks I'm now beginning to plan this in earnest. We can have the site for a Saturday and Sunday any weekend in March but I'm aiming for the last weekend (29th and 30th) if that suits? There may be some of the service users of the charity around on the Saturday and that's when I'd like some...
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    THOaken, this will definitely happen in spring, just stay in touch with this thread.
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    Sabot, I organise the gardening group on Fridays, you could come along with me if you like. :) If you cant make Fridays, there are plenty other opportunities to get stuck in.
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    Getting rid of moles...

    In a small garden, the kiddies windmill trick works very well.
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    Cheers John. I'll keep this thread updated.
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    Meet in the Pentlands

    Hi folks. I haven't been on here for a long time, so first of all hi and how are you all doing? With Toddy's permission I'd like to suggest a meet at this location: www.youthvisionscotland.co.uk This wee charity is restoring the croft between Threipmuir and Harlaw reservoirs near Balerno...