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Postby sheepshagger » July 20th, 2006, 3:25 pm

Donny Brooke wrote:Okay
Anyone having luck getting flights to Agen, Air lingus flights to Bordeaux seem to be all gone


How far away is Paris CDG from Agen ? (both aer lingus and BMI fly there from Dublin)
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Postby CulchieAbroad » July 20th, 2006, 3:29 pm

sheepshagger wrote:
Donny Brooke wrote:Okay

booked in for Edinburgh going out Saturday coming back Monday for €95 on Ryanair

Anyone having luck getting flights to Agen, Air lingus flights to Bordeaux seem to be all gone


How far away is Paris CDG from Agen ? (both aer lingus and BMI fly there from Dublin)



A long long long way, I reckon Barcelona or Biarritz would be closer!
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Postby Jim, the Glaws fan » July 20th, 2006, 3:29 pm

That's a long drive, like london to newcastle!
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Postby jezzer » July 20th, 2006, 3:29 pm

Quite a few hours drive Shagger (6 or 7 maybe?), and you'll have to get from CDG to train station to get down by rail...
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Postby ribs » July 20th, 2006, 3:34 pm

sheepshagger wrote:
Donny Brooke wrote:Okay

booked in for Edinburgh going out Saturday coming back Monday for €95 on Ryanair

Anyone having luck getting flights to Agen, Air lingus flights to Bordeaux seem to be all gone


How far away is Paris CDG from Agen ? (both aer lingus and BMI fly there from Dublin)

drove it last year to get to Toulouse - was about 6 or 7 hours. The way back is pretty tough.
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Postby Donny B. » July 20th, 2006, 4:00 pm

sheepshagger wrote:
Donny Brooke wrote:Okay

booked in for Edinburgh going out Saturday coming back Monday for €95 on Ryanair

Anyone having luck getting flights to Agen, Air lingus flights to Bordeaux seem to be all gone


How far away is Paris CDG from Agen ? (both aer lingus and BMI fly there from Dublin)


Right I've booked Carcassone going out Friday at 9.30 back Monday 13.05 for €137 on Ryanair.

Going by Toulouse I reckon it's about a 2 1/2 to 3 hour drive.

Now for the accomodation!!!!!
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Postby jezzer » July 20th, 2006, 4:43 pm

Will go to Embra and Glaws.

Not going to Agen, but if you're stuck for a route, fly to Stansted and then to Bergerac, which is only 1hr 30 from Agen. Just checked for you and it's £70 return from Stansted going out Fri and back Sun.
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Postby Flash Gordon » July 20th, 2006, 5:14 pm

How the fock do you get there though?
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Postby Dave Cahill » July 20th, 2006, 5:18 pm

WHERE IN THE NAME OF FOCK IS AGEN!!!!!!
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Postby Leinsterman » July 20th, 2006, 5:19 pm

Flash Gordon wrote:How the fock do you get there though?


What sort of question is that? No venue should be too difficult to get to. :shock:
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Postby Danthefan » July 20th, 2006, 5:24 pm

http://www.map-of-france.co.uk/map-of-midi-pyrenees.htm

Look North-West of Toulouse just outside the coloured zone. It's about 70 miles from Toulouse, I'd assume there's a train if you can't fly direct. The station in Toulouse is about 20 mins walk down the river from De Danu.
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Postby StuF » July 20th, 2006, 5:27 pm

Dave Cahill wrote:WHERE IN THE NAME OF FOCK IS AGEN!!!!!!


Fixed that for you Dave

And to answer your question...

ABOUT HALFWAY BETWEEN TOULOUSE AND BORDEAUX!!!!!! HIRE A f%~king CAR!!!!!!
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Postby StuF » July 20th, 2006, 5:30 pm

Danthefan wrote:http://www.map-of-france.co.uk/map-of-midi-pyrenees.htm

Look North-West of Toulouse just outside the coloured zone. It's about 70 miles from Toulouse, I'd assume there's a train if you can't fly direct. The station in Toulouse is about 20 mins walk down the river from De Danu.


The big watery thing beside De Danu was the Canal de Midi

The big watery thing surrounding the stadium was the river

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Postby Danthefan » July 20th, 2006, 5:32 pm

Excuse me then, canal.
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Postby Donny B. » July 20th, 2006, 5:33 pm

Flash Gordon wrote:How the fock do you get there though?


We're flying to Carcassone (Direct with Ryanair for €138)

Sheepshagger has done some research and it should be handy enough to get a bus - train to Toulouse and then onto Agen

The other option is to rent a car of course
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Postby Dave Cahill » July 20th, 2006, 5:35 pm

StuF wrote:
Dave Cahill wrote:WHERE IN THE NAME OF FOCK IS AGEN!!!!!!


Fixed that for you Dave

And to answer your question...

ABOUT HALFWAY BETWEEN TOULOUSE AND BORDEAUX!!!!!! HIRE A f%~king CAR!!!!!!


NOT FOCKING LIKELY, I'M TOO MEAN
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Postby StuF » July 20th, 2006, 5:37 pm

Danthefan wrote:Excuse me then, canal.


And just to correct myself it's the Canal du Midi - watch Rick Stein's French Oddyssey on BBC2 every Monday - it's great!
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Postby StuF » July 20th, 2006, 5:42 pm

Dave Cahill wrote:
StuF wrote:
Dave Cahill wrote:WHERE IN THE NAME OF FOCK IS AGEN!!!!!!


Fixed that for you Dave

And to answer your question...

ABOUT HALFWAY BETWEEN TOULOUSE AND BORDEAUX!!!!!! HIRE A f%~king CAR!!!!!!


NOT FOCKING LIKELY, I'M TOO MEAN


WHAT'S WITH THE F%~KING RED TYPE ANYWAY - AND THAT BLUDDY AVATAR????!!!!!! TURNIP COLOURED!!!!!!
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Postby Dave Cahill » July 20th, 2006, 5:43 pm

StuF wrote:
Dave Cahill wrote:
StuF wrote:
Dave Cahill wrote:WHERE IN THE NAME OF FOCK IS AGEN!!!!!!


Fixed that for you Dave

And to answer your question...

ABOUT HALFWAY BETWEEN TOULOUSE AND BORDEAUX!!!!!! HIRE A f%~king CAR!!!!!!


NOT FOCKING LIKELY, I'M TOO MEAN


WHAT'S WITH THE F%~KING RED TYPE ANYWAY - AND THAT BLUDDY AVATAR????!!!!!! TURNIP COLOURED!!!!!!


NO, TURNIPS ARE PURPLE, I'VE NEVER SEEN A RED TURNIP.
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Postby LeinsterBabe » July 20th, 2006, 5:44 pm

You're all making my eyes hurt. :x
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