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Jim Holmes
2016-02-24 23:20:35
"Peter Walker (on left or right, one or the other)." from Jim Holmes Contract pics
Picture: Peter Walker (on left or right, one or the other). (Contract pics)

Irish Mountain Gathering 2016
"Oh what a night. . . "

There's a song in there somewhere!

Friday 19th of February saw the WAI / MountainViews annual Irish Mountain Gathering.

Always a fantastic night, both entertaining and informative, no one needs me to tell them how this great evening is now firmly anchored in the year's calendar for MountainViews and the WAI.

As so much is quite literally "bashed" into this busy night, all punters were well in situ for the kick-off at 8pm sharp, knowing all too well that this evening moves at lightning pace. . .

Well that's until (straight out of the blocks) when a brilliant Peter Walker (ready to pounce on the awaiting audience) had to patiently await with clenched fists as our "Tekkie Guy" tried everything in his power to thwart Peter's unstoppable delivery and momentum . . . "cock-up on the catering front" we were told . . . . !
Read Full Report Here . . .
http://www.walkersassociation.ie/node/37325


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