Tag Archives: Neil

24 July 1982

Sat Jul XXIV Went fishing a.m. p.m. walked around Mt Manganui + had a giant Icecream Uncle Neil was very much into exactly the sort of sports that I was not. After the golf of our previous meeting with him … Continue reading

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23 July 1982

Fri Jul XXIII Spent day looking around Rotorua. Got on coach to Tauranga. U.Neil went to meet us at Omokoroa + we arrived at Tauranga on a different coach. For some reason this sort of thing is far more annoying … Continue reading

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21 July 1982

Wed Jul XXI Rained nearly all day when Mum wanted to wash all our stuff ready for Tauranga One day back in Auckland and we were going off on our travels again, this time to visit Dad’s aunt and uncle … Continue reading

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20 May 1982

Thur May XX Played golf with Dad and Uncle Neil. Didn’t do too bad. 10 holes in 78. at that rate I would have been around an 18 hole in only 141! Had lunch in a restaurant. Went to the … Continue reading

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18 May 1982

Tue May XVIII Went to Taupo. Up at 6am. Boring 5hr bus journey. Met by Dads Auntie Shelagh and Uncle Neil. The ‘Batch’ has an outside loo and there was a dead rat in there.* Went to some thermal baths … Continue reading

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As I trailed on Monday, Dave the Dentist moved in with Helen and I after winning a contest that really wasn’t a contest for the vacant room. And on the whole it worked out pretty well. Bear in mind that, … Continue reading

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