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Personal logo Herkybird Supporting Member of TMP20 Nov 2021 1:09 p.m. PST

Today, we went to the excellent Battleground show at Stockton Upon Tees.
It was a very good show and we got to meet loads of old friends (and some new ones!)

If you want to see my, it must be said, rather lengthy report, please go to this link

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Enjoy!

Antioch20 Nov 2021 7:28 p.m. PST

Awesome pictures…thanks for posting. Other side of the pond with our own version of lockdown….nice to see a gaming convention again….😀

Personal logo Howler Supporting Member of TMP20 Nov 2021 8:13 p.m. PST

Enjoyed the post. Thanks Herk

cherrypicker20 Nov 2021 11:44 p.m. PST

Looks good, I miss going to the UK show, I now have to put up with Sun, Sand and cold showers.

Does anyone know Steve Whalley (think the surname is spelt correctly). Is ex army and lived in that area.

thanks

Jules

Personal logo Cardinal Ximenez Supporting Member of TMP21 Nov 2021 1:58 a.m. PST

Great write up.

Charlie144921 Nov 2021 3:17 a.m. PST

cherrypicker
I know Steve Whalley well, just lives round the corner from me, been gaming buddies since school.

JimDuncanUK21 Nov 2021 4:34 a.m. PST

Good photo report Herky. You caught my back a couple of times.

I was on the Tabletop Sale all morning, sales were very slow but there was a little flurry just before lunch so managed to make some decent sales at last.

I wore a mask all day as I did for the Falkirk show earlier this year where everyone wore a mask. There was a distinct shortage of masks at Battleground barely 10%. Pendraken did ask for masks to be worn but were dependent on public support which was sadly lacking.

Personal logo Herkybird Supporting Member of TMP21 Nov 2021 1:13 p.m. PST

Thanks Guys! I went into the show wearing a mask, but when I saw no one else was I gave it up as a bad idea!
I have had (triple!)immunisation and Covid, so am pretty immune and unlikely to carry it. Not sure why others were so lax?

cherrypicker22 Nov 2021 4:56 a.m. PST

Charlie, if you could pass on my contact that would be great. Julian.evans @ PCYC.org.au thanks

Charlie144922 Nov 2021 11:24 a.m. PST

Cherrypicker
Will do seeing him a week on Friday

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