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Below the 1st get together of the 223 east midlands chapter, enjoying lunch in darkest Derbyshire.
Hopefully this will become a regular occurrence going forward.

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Nice to see, Dave Gingell & Wendy, Dave Shephard and Marilyn.

Nice to see Paul Deakin and Dave Gingell, it's been a while since I last saw Paul (over 40 years !)

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22 January 2015

Keefi meets Lofty in Oz........... 

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Keith & Fiona travel all the way to Australia and bump into Paul & Claudine Deakin !

Below photographs from Davey Jones and his Bride Irene's wedding
in Exeter 15th October 2011 which myself & Yvonne attended.

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26 February 2008

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Check out this visitor, 'Shef' (Pete Lewis), he's looking forward 
to the next get together in 2009.

22 May 2006

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                         lady when visiting sunny Basingstoke                          

Pic's from Keith Goddens 50th bash and the bloke in the first pic
looks vaguely familiar...

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Duxford 11 September 2005

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Steve, Bob & Ian

and here is Ian the night before plus Jan and friend (its lemonade honest !)
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24 July 2005
Ian & Jan dropped in on their  way to his granddaughters christening

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Bob & Ian 
(Jan in the background)

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You looking at me?

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Glad some things never change !

30 January 2005
Wychnor Country Club

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Invited for a drink with DW at his country club.

6 March 2004
Newcastle - Bob's 30th wedding anniversary at Newcastle United FC !

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right photograph -
Ken & Jackie, Phil & Karen, Bob & Yvonne, Dave & Chris

Many thanks to them all for taking the trouble to attend

Weeting Village Hall - 29 November 2003 
Ian's pre-Christmas get together !

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Bob, Keith, Dick, Paul & Ian

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Nice to see Dave & Chris when visiting Swindon
for the weekend November 2003

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28 June 2003
Bob's place

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                Ian Hovey, Dave Squires, Bob, Dave Milnes 
                         & Trev Dutton chewing the fat ! 
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   Dave & Trev catching up !
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                                        for the window project
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  'Digital' collection, keep up the good work Ian.. 

1 March 2003 (Hinckley)

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'evenin all' , I was visited my these 2 nice 'officers' whilst having
a jar or 2, Steve (don't call me Pervy) Foster & Dave (I love golf) Squires.
(nice to see Steve is up and about again after his back problems)

28 November 2002

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a bit 'foggy' this one - can't think why !!
flying visit to Paul Pickwells place along with fellow convict Ian

19 October 2002

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Dave Shephard, myself & Ken Waugh who I last met in 1974 !!

25 August 2002

                             Outside Trev Dutton's place where he had  TrevsPlace.JPG (22899 bytes)  just treated myself & Yvonne to dinner
                                                                                                        ( thanks Trev )

Ian Hovey's B-B-Q  3 August 02

The 223 contingent minus Paul Pickwell  IanBBQ10s.jpg (20647 bytes)  who was present but must have fallen over !
Keith, Bob, Ian, Trev & Dick

   Ian & Trev let rip - good job Ian
    has understanding neighbours 

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       The ladies convention commences ! 


   I must admit they are pretty good

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Phil Jones Barbie 13 July 02

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 Dave Shep's B-B-Q 29 June 02
typical British summer - bright but breezy

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  some of the gang having the odd
                  glass or 6 !
   Dave & Ian discuss the serious
           matters of the day..

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    Dave doing the honours assisted
        by the hard working Phil

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                  the waiters working well.

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         the ladies quiz team - who got beat of course !