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Devon Group Mystery Trip

Wednesday 24th January - Devon Group Mystery trip to.......?

Nine people signed up for this trip with only NigelThompson knowing our destinations!

1. Barnstaple to Exeter, then up to Tiverton Parkway first for a nice cup of tea/coffee from the buffet.

2. Fewer HSTs about this year, but the Cross Country HST sets still run some Leeds to Plymouth workings in the mornings. The group prepare to join their train to where?

3. It was actually to Newton Abbot, then change for Paignton and over to the bus station for a ride to......?

4. Lunch as usual was a Wetherspoons! But where?....

5. .....Brixham of course! The group pose with the Golden Hind replica behind.

6. & 7. Time for a stroll around the harbour.

Bus back to Paignton, local stopper all the way to Exeter and down the Exmouth line.....

8. ....For another beer at The Globe at Lympstone.

The tour completed with a few of us stopping off at the Beer Engine pub - Newton St Cyres, for yet another pint.

Our next trip is : Wednesday 27th February -TBA destination affected by engineering works.

Words and photos by Nigel Thompson.


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