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HELP - Vancouver BC

Postby GeoffSmith » Sun 16.06.2019, 16:52

Not directly Elan related… Peter (our youngest) is a few days into a holiday in Whistler BC with four friends from Uni. Unfortunately, one of his friends has fallen and is now in Vancouver General with concussion and a broken hip & wrist. They would like to visit him at some stage, so can anyone in Vancouver help out with a back yard where they can pitch a tent for a night or two?
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Re: HELP - Vancouver BC

Postby Rambo » Sun 16.06.2019, 18:12

Geoff - I'm sure one of our LEC Canadian friends lives in Vancouver and maybe able to help out ??

If Peter's mate had fallen on Vancouver Island and been hospitalised in Victoria my sister would have helped out.
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Re: HELP - Vancouver BC

Postby esprit888 » Sun 16.06.2019, 21:13

GeoffSmith wrote:Not directly Elan related… Peter (our youngest) is a few days into a holiday in Whistler BC with four friends from Uni. Unfortunately, one of his friends has fallen and is now in Vancouver General with concussion and a broken hip & wrist. They would like to visit him at some stage, so can anyone in Vancouver help out with a back yard where they can pitch a tent for a night or two?


Geoff, check PM, i have also reached out to Richard but with today being fathers day i wouldn't be surprised if there is no immediate reply
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Re: HELP - Vancouver BC

Postby GeoffSmith » Sun 16.06.2019, 23:02

Thanks for all the suggestions and offers. I have taken up your suggestion Colin and will check in when we reach Bordeaux tomorrow night.

There is not so much urgency now as the lad is under heavy sedation for a few days. Apparently he came off a zip wire and smacked into some rocks. :shock:
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Re: HELP - Vancouver BC

Postby Rambo » Mon 17.06.2019, 20:33

Should get some good "compensayshun" for that. Be able to stay in the best hotel in downtown Vancouver :wink:
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Re: HELP - Vancouver BC

Postby GeoffSmith » Tue 18.06.2019, 18:17

Rambo wrote:Should get some good "compensayshun" for that. Be able to stay in the best hotel in downtown Vancouver :wink:

Unless his insurance covers him from suing himself, probably not.

Anyway, LEC has come up trumps (and I don't mean in a Donald sort of way) and the lads have been put up close to the hospital thanks to esprit888's contact. More details when I get home but it's pool time after walking around Bourg and Blaye in 32°C heat. How is the weather back home?
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Re: HELP - Vancouver BC

Postby Rambo » Wed 19.06.2019, 07:18

GeoffSmith wrote:
Rambo wrote:Should get some good "compensayshun" for that. Be able to stay in the best hotel in downtown Vancouver :wink:

Unless his insurance covers him from suing himself, probably not.

Anyway, LEC has come up trumps (and I don't mean in a Donald sort of way) and the lads have been put up close to the hospital thanks to esprit888's contact. More details when I get home but it's pool time after walking around Bourg and Blaye in 32°C heat. How is the weather back home?


32C shade temp. with me too at present :wink:
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Re: HELP - Vancouver BC

Postby muley » Wed 19.06.2019, 08:14

GeoffSmith wrote:
Rambo wrote:Should get some good "compensayshun" for that. Be able to stay in the best hotel in downtown Vancouver :wink:

Unless his insurance covers him from suing himself, probably not.

Anyway, LEC has come up trumps (and I don't mean in a Donald sort of way) and the lads have been put up close to the hospital thanks to esprit888's contact. More details when I get home but it's pool time after walking around Bourg and Blaye in 32°C heat. How is the weather back home?


'king wet!! Thanks for asking :(
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Re: HELP - Vancouver BC

Postby GeoffSmith » Wed 19.06.2019, 18:25

Well the good news is I'm fully acclimatised. More news when I've got a proper keyboard.
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Re: HELP - Vancouver BC

Postby John_W » Wed 19.06.2019, 20:59

Poor sod, but thank goodness it wasn’t Peter who was the test pilot. Hope he ends up OK.
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(PS: 35 degC for the last few days but tonight we have a hotel with air-con. :-D )
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