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Anyone going to Burghley?

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Mirage Sun 28-Aug-11 22:20:51

We are hoping to go on Friday and will take my credit card.grin

Butkin Mon 29-Aug-11 09:37:59

We're going Thursday so we can see Pony Club jumping as well. Basically a shopping fest though! Will go back on Saturday if DD not riding at Morton In the Marsh show.

Mirage Mon 29-Aug-11 14:43:15

I agree with you about the shopping fest.I'll get DH to record all the events on the tv and watch it at my leisure.

Butkin Thu 01-Sep-11 20:09:02

Had a wonderful time in the sunshine today. Hope the weather is as good for your trip Mirage because we kept stopping for drinks and ice cream and collapsed under a tree to watch the Pony Club jumping. Lots of shopping and bought some new wellies but didn't (possible regret) buy a cream coloured dovecote! Really enjoyed walking the course in the tranquility of early evening.

Mirage Thu 01-Sep-11 21:19:05

I'm glad you had a good day Butkin.The weather was glorious today,wasn't it?I'm planning to wear comfortable shoes tomorrow and try my hardest not to buy any more boots or jackets [my downfallblush.

I'll look out for the dovecote.grin

Mirage Fri 02-Sep-11 19:04:08

I'm back and shattered.smileButkin,you'll be devastated to know that the dovecotes had all sold out by 5pm today.

I bought a new handbag and loads of lovely food.I'm saving the rest of my money for the Midland game fair in a few weeks-the last big show of the season so plenty of bargains.

Didn't see any dressage,but will catch up on the tv on Sunday.

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