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pre season friendlies
« on: April 29, 2019, 08:08:37 PM »
have any been lined up yet?

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« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2019, 08:20:24 PM »
Got me excited then, thought an away game in Europe or tour had been announced. But no not seen anything yet.

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« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2019, 09:07:37 PM »
would surely depend upon what div we will be in
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« Reply #3 on: April 29, 2019, 10:15:50 PM »
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« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2019, 12:14:25 AM »
 ;D My choices Nice, Tenerife ,Malaga.

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« Reply #5 on: April 30, 2019, 02:04:13 AM »
I would like to see us play some Dutch and German teams.
Then come back and and match up against Bristol City, Brum and Walsall

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« Reply #6 on: April 30, 2019, 06:09:48 AM »
I would like to see us play some Dutch and German teams.
Then come back and and match up against Bristol City, Brum and Walsall

Country I have never been to hopefully- FC Baku away will do.

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« Reply #7 on: April 30, 2019, 06:48:58 AM »
I think a couple of weeks in Florida would do the players a world of good. Not sure they’d be up for training much though. 8)
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« Reply #8 on: April 30, 2019, 07:28:10 AM »
Definitely CE Monda, Spain please  :D
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« Reply #9 on: April 30, 2019, 08:21:58 AM »
I think a couple of weeks in Florida would do the players a world of good. Not sure they’d be up for training much though. 8)

They might even meet our Micky Mouse Chairman while they're there
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« Reply #10 on: May 08, 2019, 08:02:20 PM »
aint we got this cyrill regis cup thing were we play Coventry every pre - season and this year its at theres? well were ever there going to be playing mush
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Re: pre season friendlies
« Reply #11 on: May 19, 2019, 01:22:45 PM »
Any one heard any rumours of any pre season games yet?

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« Reply #12 on: May 19, 2019, 01:39:41 PM »
Any one heard any rumours of any pre season games yet?


No, but I can't wait already. I was kicking my heels yesterday, Saturday's just ain't the same without the football.

Only June to go ........ then July .....  :(

Might stick my head in the friggin oven, I need to get a life lol.

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« Reply #13 on: May 23, 2019, 10:00:36 AM »
Tamworth FC on July 9th. First date I’ve seen and confirmed by Tamworth, Villa playing them too a week or so after.

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Re: pre season friendlies
« Reply #14 on: May 23, 2019, 10:03:33 AM »
Any one heard any rumours of any pre season games yet?

There will be the Cyrille Regis trophy game, against Wolves or Villa I assume.
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« Reply #15 on: May 24, 2019, 12:03:13 PM »
Bournemouth at home Friday 26th July 8.00pm
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« Reply #16 on: May 24, 2019, 12:05:50 PM »
Rotherham and Scunthorpe away
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« Reply #17 on: May 24, 2019, 12:06:33 PM »
Away in Sunny Scunny and Rotherham too

https://www.wba.co.uk/news/2019/may/albions-pre-season-plans-take-shape/



I'll be away for both of those and Bournemouth...typical!
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« Reply #18 on: May 24, 2019, 12:11:08 PM »
Doubt I’ll bother with any of those to be honest, hopefully if we arrange a couple more they can be new grounds to tick off

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« Reply #19 on: May 24, 2019, 12:13:14 PM »
I hope the new manager who 'may' or 'may not' already be in situ is on board with all of this  :-X .
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« Reply #20 on: May 24, 2019, 01:13:30 PM »
;D My choices Nice, Tenerife ,Malaga.
You'll probably safe yourself a few quid on a package to Rotherham and Scunthorpe. Not sure about the nightlife though ;D
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« Reply #21 on: May 24, 2019, 01:14:04 PM »
Rotherham and Scunthorpe away


S***e. Not new grounds. Nevermind I don't really bother with friendlies anyway.
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« Reply #22 on: May 24, 2019, 07:02:30 PM »
I hope the new manager who 'may' or 'may not' already be in situ is on board with all of this  :-X .
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« Reply #23 on: May 24, 2019, 11:34:29 PM »
Pre season starts in a month, players back 24th June. Best get a move on  ;D

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« Reply #24 on: May 25, 2019, 12:08:40 AM »
Scunthorpe away - Saturday July 20th - 15:00 hrs.

Probably in for that one  8) .
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« Reply #25 on: May 28, 2019, 03:49:11 AM »
Is it just me that finds it odd we have a friendly on a Friday night at 8pm? Has anybody heard what's happening  with the Cyrille Regis match? I'm sure I read the club state this was going to be a annual thing after the game against Coventry last summer.

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« Reply #26 on: June 06, 2019, 10:16:57 AM »
Villareal in Benidorm on 13th July. Just found this out from BATS.
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« Reply #27 on: June 06, 2019, 10:20:54 AM »
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« Reply #28 on: June 06, 2019, 10:27:10 AM »
https://www.wba.co.uk/news/2019/june/la-liga-opponents-for-albion-on-spanish-trip/

The Baggies travel on Monday, July 8 to a Spanish hotel and sports complex near the Costa Blanca coastline to continue their build up to the 2019/20 campaign with a week’s training.

They will finish the trip with a friendly against the Europa League quarter-finalists at the Benidorm Municipal Stadium on the evening of Saturday, July 13. A kick-off time has yet to be confirmed but the match will be free admission.
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« Reply #29 on: June 06, 2019, 10:32:58 AM »
excellent, as you know my fav location
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« Reply #31 on: June 06, 2019, 02:48:46 PM »
booked friday-monday for this today. have to take advantage of this when i dont know if ill ever see albion in a competitve match abroad !

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« Reply #32 on: June 06, 2019, 03:40:48 PM »
booked friday-monday for this today. have to take advantage of this when i dont know if ill ever see albion in a competitve match abroad !

We'll be playing Cardiff soon !  ;D
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« Reply #33 on: June 06, 2019, 06:58:08 PM »
https://www.wba.co.uk/news/2019/june/la-liga-opponents-for-albion-on-spanish-trip/

The Baggies travel on Monday, July 8 to a Spanish hotel and sports complex near the Costa Blanca coastline to continue their build up to the 2019/20 campaign with a week’s training.

They will finish the trip with a friendly against the Europa League quarter-finalists at the Benidorm Municipal Stadium on the evening of Saturday, July 13. A kick-off time has yet to be confirmed but the match will be free admission.

The fact the club have announced this today surely means that the new manager whoever it may be has been all but decided and appointed? No way would the club arrange and confirm this, a whole week away at a training camp in Spain at such a crucial stage of pre-season, if this wasn't the idea of or had the blessing of the new manager. I've a feeling we will be hearing some news tomorrow about an appointment!

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« Reply #34 on: June 06, 2019, 07:59:13 PM »
Anybody know whereabouts on the Costa Blanca? I used to live there and know of 3 places albeit to the south of Alicante whereas Benidorm is to the North.
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« Reply #35 on: June 06, 2019, 08:14:51 PM »
Well, for us Cornish Baggies we can probably get to this game quicker than Birmingham!

Newquay Airport to Alicante and then 35 mins away from there.

I'm tempted!

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« Reply #36 on: June 06, 2019, 08:53:46 PM »
I feel like Costa Blanca Baggie can put us all up?!

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« Reply #37 on: June 06, 2019, 08:58:04 PM »
Well, for us Cornish Baggies we can probably get to this game quicker than Birmingham!

Newquay Airport to Alicante and then 35 mins away from there.

I'm tempted!
Valencia airport is roughly 200km nearer. Villarreal is about 60 km further north. A couple of nights in Valencia would be better than Alicante as well.  8)
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« Reply #38 on: June 06, 2019, 09:04:07 PM »
I feel like Costa Blanca Baggie can put us all up?!
I’d happily do that, but I’m living in Florida at the moment. However, I’m considering a break from the heat here to the heat there soon. And I’ve never seen the Baggies play abroad before. Now I have a date to focus on.  :D
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« Reply #39 on: June 06, 2019, 09:15:52 PM »
Valencia airport is roughly 200km nearer. Villarreal is about 60 km further north. A couple of nights in Valencia would be better than Alicante as well.  8)

The game is being played in Benidorm!

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« Reply #40 on: June 06, 2019, 09:22:28 PM »
I am fully up for this but the best I an find for the Friday until Sunday is £117 return flights from East Mids but then you have to add in accomodation and transfers to and from accomodation and airport as well as travel to the game and back. It looks more like a £300 trip than a short hop to Spain.

Maybe there is some sort of package holiday that would make it more affortable.
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« Reply #41 on: June 06, 2019, 09:54:38 PM »
£155 and flights only on Wednesday out and Sunday back if you're in Cornwall  :'( . The WBA website says they will be putting packages together.

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« Reply #42 on: June 06, 2019, 10:26:08 PM »
The game is being played in Benidorm!
Well, in that case, ignore everything I posted. Apart from the bit about me trying to make the game.
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« Reply #43 on: June 06, 2019, 10:27:49 PM »
Well, in that case, ignore everything I posted. Apart from the bit about me trying to make the game.

haha - i do feel like going to Benidorm will make me worse as a person...!

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« Reply #44 on: June 06, 2019, 10:32:47 PM »
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« Reply #45 on: June 06, 2019, 10:52:12 PM »
haha - i do feel like going to Benidorm will make me worse as a person...!
Went last year expecting the worse and apart from one small area its not bad at all , I've been to far worse and paid a lot more .
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« Reply #46 on: June 07, 2019, 01:47:22 AM »
At present this is the only thing I am looking forward to about this season!!! Looking like 15 (which will mean about 10 of us after drop outs) going Friday to Monday

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« Reply #47 on: June 07, 2019, 08:51:21 AM »
Bournemouth at home Friday 26th July 8.00pm

Nothing says how far we've fallen in the last two years than this.

A 'prestige' final home friendly against a club that is essentially Walsall with a billionaire owner. We should be visiting sides like Bournemouth in pre-season, not having them visit us.

And we'll probably get a nice morale-boosting hiding from Calum Wilson and co to send us into the season on a high.

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« Reply #48 on: June 07, 2019, 09:38:16 AM »
Nothing says how far we've fallen in the last two years than this.

A 'prestige' final home friendly against a club that is essentially Walsall with a billionaire owner. We should be visiting sides like Bournemouth in pre-season, not having them visit us.

And we'll probably get a nice morale-boosting hiding from Calum Wilson and co to send us into the season on a high.

I doubt the bournemouth fans are looking forward to coming to costa del Sandwell for an away day either,
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« Reply #49 on: June 07, 2019, 11:05:02 AM »
I have a dilemma to make, see Albion in Benidorm or Dorren Tipton in Bilston. ???
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« Reply #50 on: June 07, 2019, 11:31:27 AM »
flights, hotel and transfer flying from East Midlands friday and flying back monday morning was £208.

Bargain and finally able to see Albion abroad ! :)

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« Reply #51 on: June 07, 2019, 11:35:56 AM »
flights, hotel and transfer flying from East Midlands friday and flying back monday morning was £208.

Bargain and finally able to see Albion abroad ! :)

Flights and Hotel for £208?  How on earth did you get it that cheap? If you dont mind me asking
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« Reply #52 on: June 07, 2019, 11:53:51 AM »
Flights and Hotel for £208?  How on earth did you get it that cheap? If you dont mind me asking

no problem.

it has gone up slightly as i booked it 24 hours ago, but even as of now, flights are £100 with Ryan Air flying out friday 17:45pm and flying back monday morning at 08:25am. a lot of the cheaper hotels are in Benidorm "old town" to be honest but only a 15-20 minute walk or short taxi to new town is that is where you prefer, old town still has plenty of bars and restaurants though. We booked just a standard room at a basic hotel but decent reviews on trip advisor which was £100 per person for the 3 nights.

transfer was £15pp from airport to hotel and return back on the monday.

so total price as of now is £215.

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« Reply #53 on: June 07, 2019, 12:05:07 PM »
Flights and Hotel for £208?  How on earth did you get it that cheap? If you dont mind me asking
It'll be just like the recent Europa final and as flights fill up with seats becoming difficult to find, and it looks like they will as it's peak summer and Baggies on the lash, and become much sought after the prices will go up. Hotels less so as Benidorm has over capacity of hotel rooms most of the year
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« Reply #54 on: June 07, 2019, 01:11:44 PM »
Not that I have ever watched it, but hope to see some of you in the summer special edition of Benidorm being filmed during the Albion’s stay  ;)
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« Reply #55 on: June 07, 2019, 08:13:39 PM »
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« Reply #56 on: June 08, 2019, 09:15:08 AM »
So we need an 'albion' pub out in benidorm for everyone going there. Any suggestions?

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« Reply #57 on: June 08, 2019, 04:15:29 PM »
So we need an 'albion' pub out in benidorm for everyone going there. Any suggestions?
There used to be a bar called The Brummie Road, but sadly it closed a while back. There’s certainly a few to chose from, that’s for sure.
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« Reply #58 on: June 08, 2019, 04:21:22 PM »
There used to be a bar called The Brummie Road, but sadly it closed a while back. There’s certainly a few to chose from, that’s for sure.
Worked out £1.35 a pint in the majority of places we went last October , only place I've ever been and taken money back home  :)
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« Reply #59 on: June 08, 2019, 05:16:25 PM »
Lets take the Stretford end bar. 👹👹

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« Reply #60 on: June 09, 2019, 12:58:48 AM »
no problem.

it has gone up slightly as i booked it 24 hours ago, but even as of now, flights are £100 with Ryan Air flying out friday 17:45pm and flying back monday morning at 08:25am. a lot of the cheaper hotels are in Benidorm "old town" to be honest but only a 15-20 minute walk or short taxi to new town is that is where you prefer, old town still has plenty of bars and restaurants though. We booked just a standard room at a basic hotel but decent reviews on trip advisor which was £100 per person for the 3 nights.

transfer was £15pp from airport to hotel and return back on the monday.

so total price as of now is £215.

if you need any more info just let me know :)

That is a very, very good deal. I was umming and aahing about going and didn't check prices for 2 x flights and accommodation until fairly late on Saturday afternoon/early evening. Return flights alone from Friday to Sunday in our case via Skyscanner from Birmingham were £252 at the time (there's currently one for £215 Fri-Mon). When I was looking it would have been about £80-£90 cheaper to catch the train to Gatwick and fly from there. Even catching a train to Manchester was cheaper than going from Brum'! Some of the decently reviewed accommodation in Benidorm is an absolute steal though compared to UK prices at the same time of year. Enjoy and have a few beers in the sun for me/us please  8) .
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« Reply #61 on: June 09, 2019, 02:09:27 AM »
That is a very, very good deal. I was umming and aahing about going and didn't check prices for 2 x flights and accommodation until fairly late on Saturday afternoon/early evening. Return flights alone from Friday to Sunday in our case via Skyscanner from Birmingham were £252 at the time (there's currently one for £215 Fri-Mon). When I was looking it would have been about £80-£90 cheaper to catch the train to Gatwick and fly from there. Even catching a train to Manchester was cheaper than going from Brum'! Some of the decently reviewed accommodation in Benidorm is an absolute steal though compared to UK prices at the same time of year. Enjoy and have a few beers in the sun for me/us please  8) .
you can get flights from Bristol return for around £110 but that's Thu - Mon
also Luton for around £105 return Thu - Mon. both easyjet
Ryanair from Bristol Fri -Mon you can get it for £91 return.

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Re: pre season friendlies
« Reply #62 on: June 09, 2019, 02:57:06 AM »
We got return flights from east Midlands 14.15 on the friday and return on the Monday 8.25am £110 return and found a hotel in the old town 'senabre palais' for £34 per person per night
Tranfser £12.50 each
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« Reply #63 on: June 09, 2019, 03:03:28 AM »
you can get flights from Bristol return for around £110 but that's Thu - Mon
also Luton for around £105 return Thu - Mon. both easyjet
Ryanair from Bristol Fri -Mon you can get it for £91 return.

Thing is I'd be buying for two (my son) and regardless of cheaper flights elsewhere I'd be looking at train fares of around £100 (combined), plus flights (anything between £181-£504 combined and depending on airport), accommodation and copious amounts of alcohol (for two'ish'). If flying from farther afield I'd be starting at £280 odd for the two of us just to get there, never mind having somewhere to lie down or actually enjoy ourselves by getting so drunk we probably wouldn't remember much of the trip anyway. I've got to face the fact it's just not happening, and if it did it'd probably end up in an even more expensive divorce.

Every cloud etc though eh  ;D  ;) ......... https://www.skyscanner.net/
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« Reply #64 on: June 09, 2019, 09:15:28 AM »
Thing is I'd be buying for two (my son) and regardless of cheaper flights elsewhere I'd be looking at train fares of around £100 (combined), plus flights (anything between £181-£504 combined and depending on airport), accommodation and copious amounts of alcohol (for two'ish'). If flying from farther afield I'd be starting at £280 odd for the two of us just to get there, never mind having somewhere to lie down or actually enjoy ourselves by getting so drunk we probably wouldn't remember much of the trip anyway. I've got to face the fact it's just not happening, and if it did it'd probably end up in an even more expensive divorce.

Every cloud etc though eh  ;D  ;) ......... https://www.skyscanner.net/
There's a lot of ££££s in there Dan for a 3 day friendly trip. I'd be inclined to say bollox. I went at the Easter weekend and it inebriated  it down.😄

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« Reply #65 on: June 09, 2019, 09:38:33 AM »
Don't want to teach anybody to suck eggs or be patronising, but if you go on airline websites be sure to clear your cookies before looking again as the sites then know you're looking at specific flights etc and the prices do change. They only have so many seats at certain prices, cheeky feckers they are
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Re: pre season friendlies
« Reply #66 on: June 09, 2019, 12:40:09 PM »
We got ours for £99 flying from Bristol Friday afternoon and returning Sunday night.

Now we just need to sort accommodation.

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« Reply #67 on: June 09, 2019, 03:02:35 PM »
Flights booked. I’ve reserved an apartment as it seems none of the local hotels close to the nightlife would accept a 2 night booking.

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« Reply #68 on: June 09, 2019, 04:58:28 PM »
A bit of advice which may be related to the cookies. When i use the Sky Scanner app it finds me flights for half the price to when i use Sky Scanner on my laptop. No idea why. And when i go on Ryan Air directly it's even more 'spensive.

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« Reply #69 on: June 09, 2019, 05:43:54 PM »
A bit of advice which may be related to the cookies. When i use the Sky Scanner app it finds me flights for half the price to when i use Sky Scanner on my laptop. No idea why. And when i go on Ryan Air directly it's even more 'spensive.

Ryanair logs how many times you go on their site. That's why they are so expensive.

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« Reply #70 on: June 10, 2019, 03:55:20 PM »
We got ours for 6 of us flying from Bristol with Ryanair on the Friday and back on the Sunday night for 100 quid each then 82 each for accommodation so it's just about the right timing really and being patient.

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« Reply #71 on: June 10, 2019, 06:38:20 PM »
We got ours for 6 of us flying from Bristol with Ryanair on the Friday and back on the Sunday night for 100 quid each then 82 each for accommodation so it's just about the right timing really and being patient.

And getting to Bristol and back.

Driving or train?
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« Reply #72 on: June 10, 2019, 08:18:19 PM »
Mrs dropping us off in a 7seater and picking us back up so costing a bit of fuel and me being nice to the wife for a week lol.

Flights from brum were just too expensive to justify for two days.

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Re: pre season friendlies
« Reply #73 on: June 12, 2019, 09:26:01 PM »
How far is the ground from central Benidorm?

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Re: pre season friendlies
« Reply #74 on: June 14, 2019, 08:40:06 AM »
pig & whistle is the planned bar in the old town
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« Reply #75 on: June 15, 2019, 08:16:16 AM »
pig & whistle is the planned bar in the old town

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« Reply #76 on: Yesterday at 06:34:32 AM »
How many of us are off to the 'Dorm then ?

Doing Thurs to Sun evening East Mids.
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« Reply #77 on: Yesterday at 06:59:54 AM »
Ryanair logs how many times you go on their site. That's why they are so expensive.

Whilst they do get more expensive it's not really based on how many times you visit the booking site, flight proces go up as you get closer to the flight time and when more seats begin to sell.

If you're worried about this you can just delete your cookie cache and the website will think it's the first time you've visited the site.

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Re: pre season friendlies
« Reply #78 on: Yesterday at 10:13:41 AM »
Anybody know/heard which training complex we're using?
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« Reply #79 on: Yesterday at 12:41:11 PM »
Anyone priced up the packages with the clubs tour partner?
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« Reply #80 on: Yesterday at 01:44:10 PM »
Anyone priced up the packages with the clubs tour partner?

No, I couldn't be bothered to email them either  ;D .
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« Reply #81 on: Yesterday at 02:06:04 PM »
No, I couldn't be bothered to email them either  ;D .
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« Reply #82 on: Yesterday at 02:41:52 PM »
Have they announced a kick off time for the villareal game yet?

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« Reply #83 on: Yesterday at 02:44:07 PM »
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You might want to clear your cookies and do a security scan Frank (tongue in cheek), especially given your apparent interest in Tom Jones tickets for Dubrovnik via that dodgie looking Croatian Albion Supporter Club thingy on the tw@tter  :o  ;) .
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« Reply #84 on: Yesterday at 02:48:56 PM »
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http://completesportssolutions.co.uk/ have you tried putting a double 's' in your address?
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« Reply #85 on: Yesterday at 03:08:34 PM »
http://completesportssolutions.co.uk/ have you tried putting a double 's' in your address?
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« Reply #86 on: Yesterday at 03:10:28 PM »
You might want to clear your cookies and do a security scan Frank (tongue in cheek), especially given your apparent interest in Tom Jones tickets for Dubrovnik via that dodgie looking Croatian Albion Supporter Club thingy on the tw@tter  :o  ;) .
Hey mate anything to get into 'er indoors good books is worth a dabble for me ATM
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« Reply #87 on: Yesterday at 03:10:40 PM »
Package 1 (Includes Open Training, Q and A with Manager)

10 July

Depart Birmingham or East Midlands to Alicante
Shuttle transfer to accommodation
5 nights’ twin share accommodation

11 July

AM open training with team

12 July

PM Q&A with Manager

13 July

Albion v Villarreal (KO TBC)

14 July

Day at leisure

15 July

Shuttle transfer to airport
Depart Alicante to Birmingham or East Midlands

Current cost from Birmingham is (from) £429 per person, based on 2 sharing a room
Current cost from East Midlands is (from) £299 per person, based on 2 sharing a room

Package 2 (Includes Q and A with Manager)

12 July

Depart Birmingham or East Midlands to Alicante
Shuttle transfer to accommodation
3 nights’ twin share accommodation
PM Q&A with Manager

13 July

Albion v Villarreal (KO TBC)

14 July

Day at leisure

15 July

Shuttle transfer to airport
Depart Alicante to Birmingham or East Midlands

Current cost from Birmingham is (from) £439 per person, based on 2 sharing a room
Current cost from East Midlands is (from) £389 per person, based on 2 sharing a room

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« Reply #88 on: Yesterday at 03:30:41 PM »
Package 1 (Includes Open Training, Q and A with Manager)

10 July

Depart Birmingham or East Midlands to Alicante
Shuttle transfer to accommodation
5 nights’ twin share accommodation

11 July

AM open training with team

12 July

PM Q&A with Manager

13 July

Albion v Villarreal (KO TBC)

14 July

Day at leisure

15 July

Shuttle transfer to airport
Depart Alicante to Birmingham or East Midlands

Current cost from Birmingham is (from) £429 per person, based on 2 sharing a room
Current cost from East Midlands is (from) £299 per person, based on 2 sharing a room

Package 2 (Includes Q and A with Manager)

12 July

Depart Birmingham or East Midlands to Alicante
Shuttle transfer to accommodation
3 nights’ twin share accommodation
PM Q&A with Manager

13 July

Albion v Villarreal (KO TBC)

14 July

Day at leisure

15 July

Shuttle transfer to airport
Depart Alicante to Birmingham or East Midlands

Current cost from Birmingham is (from) £439 per person, based on 2 sharing a room
Current cost from East Midlands is (from) £389 per person, based on 2 sharing a room


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