Unusually it was sunny in the summer of 2009, as we set up our tents (or resided in our executive lodges in France. We managed to make friends with our Dutch neighbours with a couple of late night conversations, which usually started with “could you please be quiet”!
Alan’s special top made it to France, and even brought Alan along too this time. Showing less signs of age than the man inside, Mr Orangetop was pleased to be worn somewhere warmer. Soon to star in an advert for longevity, the top made several celebrity appearances as the only sweatshirt to be worn in 30-degree heat.
Howard volunteered to play a few games with the kids, here demonstrating the “I read, you do something else game”