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Monopoly

Date: 28-08-2002

Plan: That old classic, visiting pubs by all the properties (and stations) on the Monopoly board. We didn't do it in order this time, maybe we'll try that in the future though. Everyone has their own variations on the rules, ours were pretty much: half a pint or a shot in each pub, pubs must be on the correct road if possible, if a road has no pubs on then find the closest pub in sight of the right road, if there isn't a proper pub anywhere near then settle for the nearest restaurant or anywhere that will serve us.

Result: 4 of us set off, and we did it. By about 8.30. Will definitely have to try it in order next time.

Darren and Mike have done a full report.

PUB IN OUT WAY TO NEXT
Lord Nelson, Old Kent Road 10.59 11.04 172 bus to Elephant&Castle then 42 bus
The Raven, Fenchurch Street Station 11.39 11.45 Walk to Tower Hill the District Line
Blind Beggar, Whitechapel 12.04 12.11 Hamm&City Line
Hamilton Hall, Liverpool Street Station 12.24 12.30 Walk to Moorgate then Northern Line
The Angel, Angel Islington 12.51 12.56 Walk
The Castle, Pentonville Road 12.59 13.06 214 bus
Coopers, Kings Cross Station 13.14 13.22 Walk
O'Neills, Euston Road 13.28 13.38 Circle from KX to Baker St then walk
Victoria and Albert, Marylebone Station 13.56 14.03 Bakerloo to Oxford Circus then walk
Grosvenor Arms for Bond Street 14.20 14.28 Walk
The Kings Arms for Mayfair 14.38 14.44 Walk
Rose and Crown, Old Park Lane 14.55 15.02 Walk
Henry's, Piccadilly 15.06 15.17 Walk
Swallow Street Bar for Vine Street 15.23 15.47 Walk
O'Neills, Great Marlborough Street 15.54 16.05 Walk
All Bar One, Regent Street 16.09 16.21 Walk
The Tottenham, Oxford Street 16.39 16.53 Walk
The Imperial for Coventry Street 17.04 17.22 Walk
The Moon Under Water, Leicester Square 17.24 17.35 Walk
The Chandos for Trafalgar Square 17.48 17.53 Walk
Sherlock Holmes for Northumberland Ave 17.59 18.16 Walk
The Clarence, Whitehall 18.19 18.43 Mike got a Taxi, rest walked
The Red Lion, Pall Mall 18.53 19.08 Taxi
The Marquess of Anglesey, Bow Street 19.28 19.42 Walk
The Wellington, Strand 19.47 20.04 Walk
The Old Bank of England, Fleet Street 20.15