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Saturday Lunch Run - Eyemouth
Sat 25th Apr 2009
organised by Central Scotland

Car Count : 11
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Saturday Lunch Run

Saturday 25th April 2009

Please Note Change of Day


Meet at 09:45 for 10:00 departure
Dobbies Garden World
Melville Nursery
EH18 1AZ

Google Maps Link to Dobbies Garden World

This is a 75 mile morning only run ending up at Eyemouth Golf Club for lunch. The new 18 hole golf course and Club House have spectacular sea views, this should provide excellent photo opportunities for the cars. We will be using the standard lunch menu which has a very good reputation in the area.

Google Maps Link to Eyemouth Golf Club

As this club event ends after lunch, you are then free to travel home or explore Eyemouth at your leisure.

Eyemouth Harbour


Eyemouth Attractions

The wide bay is flanked by high cliffs and the sea washes the long sandy beach every day. The water quality is tested regularly. Despite being sheltered by the Hurkur Rocks, storms can generate awesome waves and throw high plumes of spume into the air over the sea wall, named "The Bantry" said to be in affectionate memory of the Irish labourers, from the fishing town of that name in County Cork, who constructed it.
Eyemouth houses the 'World of Boats", a remarkable collection of almost 400 boats and 300 models from across the world and from many periods. Most prominent is the 1834 Steam powered puddled iron Drag Dredger, 'Bertha', by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, which is undergoing restoration at the head of the Old Harbour. It is intended that the harbour side should be the home for many of the boats in the collection.


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Your Comments
25th Apr 2009 20:21 :: evy
super to see all of you again!! Tahnx for bringing all the sun as well. Great day!!

Evy xx

25th Apr 2009 20:32 :: Stella & Nige
What a superb day, superb roads and again, one of those roads we will just HAVE to go on again!  Good to see old friends and make new ones. And I even managed to keep up!

S & N

25th Apr 2009 22:31 :: Jacqueline & Ian
Brilliant run, top down sunshine all day on perfect MX-5 style roads. Many thanks to Evy for arranging the superb lunch, with panoramic views to die for. Great company as always cant wait for the next run.

Jacqueline & Ian

26th Apr 2009 10:23 :: dot and chas
Thanks to all for a lovely day.Fabulous meal with fabulous view.Watched the seals feeding at the harbour.
Thanks to Evy for her hospitality!We found more fabby roads on our run back with, us, Andy,Gavin,Ian and Jacqueline taking turns to get us lost (oops sorry to lead)
Great day!

26th Apr 2009 13:13 :: Gavin
What great weather that was, great roads and a fabulous lunch venue. Good to see old friends again and also to Colin and Sandra who have returned to CS from Aberdeen. Thanks to Ian and Jacqueline for the run down to our second weekend pub run and to Andy and Chas for the run back. Evy you were right about the fallout from above when parking down at the harbour. Just spent the morning washing it off. We'll have to do these roads again later in the year.

26th Apr 2009 17:54 :: BillB
Superb weekend, the run was fantastic on almost empty roads, the weather was great, lunch was terrific, company as always first class. We made it back in time for dinner. Just got back to Golspie a few minutes ago. 610 miles round trip. Roll on the next run.

26th Apr 2009 20:37 :: Ian Ness
Report now posted

27th Apr 2009 14:12 :: Eileen & Richard
Great day, weather was superb, as was the company and the lunch, thanks to Evy for recommending the golf club.  Nice to see Colin & Sandra back from the wilderness and to hear that Bill has turned teetotal :-)

27th Apr 2009 18:37 :: Graeme & Christine Babbs
Good to see you all and 9.5/10 for the spelling of Eilidh! That's better than most of the relatives manage ;-)

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