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Present ideas for PIL ruby anniversary

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Thomcat Sat 27-May-06 22:40:57

My ideas so far, without huge effort are:

- tickets for Orient Express

- tickets for London Eye - their own pod, at nght with champagne (not 100% sure I can even do this but will look into it)

- Treat them to dinner at the Fat Duck restaurant in Bray.


Any other ideas??????????

alexsmum Sat 27-May-06 23:14:48

ooh your ideas are very posh.i was about to suggest a rose tree called ruby anniversary.we bought it for my parent and it's beautiful.

but i think we're batting in different leagues.

thewomanwhothoughtshewasahat Sat 27-May-06 23:17:05

they're all lovely ideas - if you can't do the Eye with own pod etc you could get them normal tickets followed by dinner at the People's Palace - it's part of the Royal Festival Hall complex and has fantastic views over the river. and gorgeous food

JanH Sat 27-May-06 23:17:08

Has D got any ideas? (or is that a stupid Q, him being a man ?)

Katymac Sat 27-May-06 23:18:28

Antique peice of cranberry glass
Basket of "red" things
Visit to Petra (OK it's rose red not ruby ...but?)
Ruby cuff links & earrings?

brimfull Sun 28-May-06 00:18:40

I@ve got my parents a voucher for afternoon tea at the ritz.They're coming over from Canada for a visit and they love London so I've also bought them a black cab tour of London .
It's there golden anniversary.

Ragtaggle Sun 28-May-06 06:36:56

It's my PIL's ruby anniversary next year. I've told them that they can have my daughter Ruby for the whole weekend if they like. Can loan her if you'd like....she's a crap sleeper but they don't need to know that....

Thomcat Sun 28-May-06 08:20:30

lovely ideas, thank you all.
I love the rose tree idea loads, thanks for that Alexsmum. Think I'll do that even if I do on of the others anyway. The rose tree can be from their grandchildren.

Katymac - fab ideas hon' thanks. Love the antique glass thing as they are really into their antiques, think that's a lovely idea.

thewomanwhothughtshewasahat - i'll look into that, thanks for the tip.

ggirl - happy anniversary to you parents, how lovely. Bet you can't wait to see them. Where in Canada do they live? My parents used to live in Hamilton, Ontario.

Ragtaggle - LOL!

JanH - LOL - you know him so well!!!!!!!!!! Or men in general anyway!

brimfull Sun 28-May-06 17:52:48

Wow thomcat ,they live in Dundas, Ontario,only a stones throw from Hamilton.Two of my bros live in Hamilton.I grew up in dundas,moved here in '83.Did you live there aswell?

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