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New Member, Based In Norfolk

Discussion in 'Introduce yourself' started by Paul Tokeley, Apr 16, 2019 at 8:44 AM.

  1. Paul Tokeley

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    Hi

    My name is Paul and I live in Mundford Norfolk.


    Well where do I start?

    59 years old so getting into the game a bit late in life but it has always been a passion of mine when I was younger.

    Last air rifles I owned were a ASI Paratrooper and a BSA Meteor in the 1970’s so a lot has changed since then.


    Progressed into Clay Pigeon shooting in the early 80’s but nothing since so over 35 years since I picked up any kind of gun.


    Having more free time these days I thought I would start a pastime I used to enjoy so looking for a local club to join.
    Any recommendation welcome.


    My first air rifle in 40 years is arriving Saturday so really looking forward to receiving it.


    Paul
     
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    Rat Man Comfortably Numb

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    Welcome to the forum Paul and enjoy your new rifle when it arrives :)
     
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    A very warm :welcome: to our fine forum Paul, it’s good to have you join us ….….… :thumb:
     
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    Rattymcrattyface Nobody's playin' Manilow

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    Hi Paul. Whats your new toy?:thumb:
     
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    Welcome

    Don’t forget to show us ya new toy we like pics

    Enjoy
     
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    Bit overkill for first gun but i though why not :)

    Air Arms s510 ultimate sporter R laminate .177
     
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    Rattymcrattyface Nobody's playin' Manilow

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    Welcome aboard Paul... nice rifle as well mate :up:
     
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    Hi Paul, welcome to the forum. :welcome:
     
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    pjbingham Prime Kentish Beef

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    G'day fellow Norfolkman....I spent about 12 years working in Brandon myself :thumb:

    What sort of shooting are you looking for...?
    I guess your most local clubs would be either BSE or Lynn - my own is in Coltishall - so bit of a trek for you.
     
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    Hi and welcome Paul :thumb:

    Ray
     
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    Hi
    yes Coltishall is a little further than i would like.

    Target at first then on to HFT after a lot of practice :thumb:
     
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    Welcome along to the band Paul from another Norfolkite ... occasionally stop at Browns off the A134/A1065 r'about for a nosh if I go through that way :up:
     

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