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    I've stopped in a convent in Leeds, and LSE student accommodation in London.

    The Nun (not a day under 75) insisting that she carry my suitcase up 4 flights of stairs for me was one of my more unusual negotiations...
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    OK which one of you is responsible?

    Brentford Travelodge: Dozens evacuated from major fire in west London - BBC News

    Brentford - home to many of our clients (GSK, Sky, Gillette etc) so must have been one of us..

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    Quote Originally Posted by darmstadt View Post
    I'm in a converted water tower this week which seems to be in the middle of a huge clinic/rehab complex of some sort. Excellent beer mind you

    Oh! Converted water tower. You we're lucky. I used to have stay to in cardboard box in middle of road.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MarillionFan View Post
    Oh! Converted water tower. You we're lucky. I used to have stay to in cardboard box in middle of road.
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    Quote Originally Posted by GJABS View Post
    OK which one of you is responsible?

    Brentford Travelodge: Dozens evacuated from major fire in west London - BBC News

    Brentford - home to many of our clients (GSK, Sky, Gillette etc) so must have been one of us..
    Cheaper and easier staying at Heston Westbound M4 services for Sky - you can cut through past Brentford's training ground to go the back way into the services.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Paddy View Post
    I have never managed to get into Swindon; I get lost at the roundabouts and head back.
    Swindon Magic Roundabout. You sort of get used to it, but never did it in rush hour

    I worked for a year in Swindon, stayed in a flat in the old town. Karaoke once a week, 5-a-side another night..survived it..just.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LondonManc View Post
    to go the back way into the services.
    Yes a hidden trick this is, with service areas. I often use the back entrance

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    Quote Originally Posted by GJABS View Post
    Yes a hidden trick this is, with service areas. I often use the back entrance
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    Quote Originally Posted by GJABS View Post
    Yes a hidden trick this is, with service areas. I often use the back entrance
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