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Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Mon Sep 20, 2010 7:20 pm

For almost the last two years, through the generosity of its members. LTD has paid a local Henley florist to put flowers at Dusty's marker twice monthly with special displays at Christmas and Birthday.This costs £580 per annum. However, members never get to see them and with thoughts of vases and even flowers being regularly removed concern has been expressed about the "value for money" and whether members can do better themsleves, taking flowers whenever they go to Henley and posting photographs fo fellow members to see.

The LTD team would be grateful for YOUR views, we're only paid up until end Septemeber. Is it time to stop our arrangement?

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Hampson » Mon Sep 20, 2010 8:38 pm

I'm happy to continue visiting the marker and placing flowers on - I do it twice a year, and occasionally three times, with the help of Cas and Jane, and I know others do as well ie Trek, Carole, Carole, Liz and Karen, and many others.

Perhaps we could get a pool of people willing to do this just once a year. Lots of people visit once a year anyway. If we could co-ordinate and be flexible. It's nice to see pictures of the flowers that go on.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby allherfaces » Tue Sep 21, 2010 3:01 am

I would be in favor of exploring the option of some permanent plantings by the marker, as well. I know one of our members got permission from the vicar before to plant roses. Unfortunately they did not survive, but perhaps with some research and professional plantings, we might have better luck.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby jeffery » Tue Sep 21, 2010 4:57 am

allherfaces wrote:I would be in favor of exploring the option of some permanent plantings by the marker, as well. I know one of our members got permission from the vicar before to plant roses. Unfortunately they did not survive, but perhaps with some research and professional plantings, we might have better luck.


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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cas19 » Tue Sep 21, 2010 7:59 am

We spoke to Rob at length re this and didn't really find the answer as we always came up against some stumbling block or other. Something permanent would be nice if we could get permission, and I like the idea of a Dusty Rose Bush, this as Jeffery points out would need a bit of attention, but maybe only about twice a year. also like the idea of members placing flowers on in LTDs name, its just a matter of how many would be willing to do this of course.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cardiff Bluesgirl » Sun Sep 26, 2010 10:53 am

this query is getting lost as we seem to be talking about it on the Sept meet up on "lets get together". just to say we talked to Rob when we met and he asked us for our thoughts on how the ltd site organises this.
we said what we had thought about, and there were different options which have now been discussed on the other thread.
its such a difficult thing to sort out as everyone wants the marker to look nice and lovingly cared about all year round.
others, not on this site put flowers there too so perhaps it isnt often that its bare there [?]
It just seems a shame that on the birthday and Christmas days that there are lovely flowers there and we never see them. if only someone was near enough to just go and take pics of it there and have it posted on the site and then we would at least see them. it was really good when the man called Graham [?] did that utube film in the snow. :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Mon Sep 27, 2010 7:44 am

I've also caught up with the posts on t'other thread and there doesn't seem to be satisfactory solution.

I'd just like to confirm that LTDs current arrrangement with the florist in Henley ends this month

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Sat Oct 30, 2010 2:07 pm

Just to confirm that the arrangement for twice monthly flowers has ended.

The only viable alternative would be to use a "planter" and hope it doesn't get taken.

The florist She could provide avery heavy container and plant it up with different flowering plants / evergreens four times per year depending on what was in seasons. The there would not lilkely be very many flowers in the winter months but plants themselves can be attractive. We discussed costs, initial purchase of container plus first palnting would be £100, with seasonal update £45-£50. She did say that she mayd be able to photograph and e-mail me if it was only 4 times per year. I think the choice is between this or nothing really. Members are clearly do not wish to continue with the flower arrangement and evrything else seems impractical. Of course, if someone takes the heavy container and / or plates away we won't have gained anything. We could try it and see what happens?

This totals out at £250 for the year compares to £560 per year we've paid for the last year and three quarters, so it's quite a lot less. We'd probably only have to worry about watering for the Summer months, there's likely to be enough rain the rest of the year. I guess we should hope it will not be easiy damaged by frost too.


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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cas19 » Sat Oct 30, 2010 5:33 pm

Its very difficult to know what to do Rob isn't it, but I feel the planter could be a good choice. Do the church allow this kind of thing?
Its nice that the lady can maybe provide a photo every so often too.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby allherfaces » Sat Oct 30, 2010 6:46 pm

I think it's worth a try. :rose: And thank you Rob for all the coordination and research.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby jeffery » Sun Oct 31, 2010 4:37 am

[8D] Not to worry about someone taking it. Maybe some kind souls will even help care for it. :love:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Corinna » Sun Oct 31, 2010 10:19 am

It sounds like a good option, well worth a try. And hopefully, it will make Dusty's marker look good for a longer time than is possible with bouquets.

And there will be floral tributes for special occasions, won't there, Rob?

Thanks, Rob, for your efforts. Much appreciated! :star:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cardiff Bluesgirl » Sun Oct 31, 2010 12:04 pm

I think its worth a try Rob and in line with some of our discussions and suggestions too.
at least the important times like her Birthday, her anniversary and Christmas would look nice and perhaps we would actually get to see the pics too. as we said many other times of the year fans go there and take flowers . :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Hampson » Sun Oct 31, 2010 12:29 pm

I think it is absolutely well worth a try, and a viable option. Thanks Rob for your hard work.

I wouldn't be too worried about it being stolen, more concerned about the little old lady removing it and throwing it in the bin.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby paula » Fri Nov 05, 2010 3:24 pm

I too think the planter is a smart idea...and we can only hope that nobody chucks it away though it is hard to control anything that happens in an enviroment like this.
thanks for all your efforts, Rob. :thumbsup:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby trek007 » Fri Nov 05, 2010 11:01 pm

Seems like a good plan.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Sat Nov 06, 2010 11:39 am

Thanks everyone, we all seem to think it's worth atry so i'll contact the florist early next week.

Watch this space!

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Thu Nov 11, 2010 6:34 pm

After the much appreciated feedback frfom LTDers and discussion amongst the admin team this is what we are going to do.

There will be floral tributes ( as before) at Christmas, March 2nd and April 16th (these are at £40 each)

Instead of twice monthly flowers the florist will provide a haevy planter and fill with seasonal plants (both flowering and evergreen depending on season) on a quarterly bases. The florist will e-mail a photograph to me for posting on the board, though it will be great to see members photographs too

This arrangement will begin on 1st December. The initial cost will be £100 to cover the cost of the planter and first set of plants with quarterly replantings costing £50 each.

I hope this meets with members approval and that the planter will not be taken or stolen. If it is we'll just have to abandon the idea. Everyone cross their fingers!

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Thu Nov 11, 2010 6:39 pm

I forgot to add that LTD cards will accompany all flowers and plantings.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby karen » Thu Nov 11, 2010 9:05 pm

Good news Rob, flowers for Birthday and Christmas , and the planter , great too if photos are done , and all of us who visit will take pictures as usual , thanks for sorting this. [:)] :thumbsup:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cardiff Bluesgirl » Thu Nov 11, 2010 9:14 pm

well thats sounding good and as you say lets hope the local kleptomaniac doesnt nick the planter now [;)] :yes:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby allherfaces » Thu Nov 11, 2010 10:27 pm

Wherever would we be without you, Rob? :note:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Corinna » Thu Nov 11, 2010 10:28 pm

Fabulous job, Rob! Thank you!!!!! :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Carole R. » Thu Nov 11, 2010 10:30 pm

This sounds like a good solution. :thumbsup:
Thanks to all, especially Rob, for sorting it out with the Florist. [:)]
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby trek007 » Thu Nov 11, 2010 11:31 pm

Thanks for all your efforts Rob, let's hope this will be a good solution .
I'm sure it will be.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Wed Nov 17, 2010 7:48 pm

Big thanks to Karen for her kind donation with regard to the planter.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Hampson » Thu Nov 18, 2010 7:27 pm

Thanks Rob great job.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Sat Nov 20, 2010 8:24 am

Please see below copy of letter sent to florist

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby karen » Sat Nov 20, 2010 9:14 am

Thanks Rob once again , let's hope all goes to plan , will be great to see pictures of this on special days :pensive: :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Corinna » Sat Nov 20, 2010 10:14 am

Thanks Rob, well done. :thumbsup: Looking forward to photos of the planter!

Karen - thanks for your kind donation. :star:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cardiff Bluesgirl » Sat Nov 20, 2010 2:48 pm

nice letter Rob so looking good now. :bravo:
lets hope the raffle goes well on here so that the fund is safe for this new plan. [:)]
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cas19 » Sun Nov 21, 2010 1:10 pm

Thank you for sorting all of this Rob, it looks very promising, and I hope that it will work out well.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby allherfaces » Sun Nov 21, 2010 3:17 pm

Bravo, Rob.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Sat Dec 04, 2010 4:23 pm

...and here we are, looking good with the first plantings and a message from Nicki the florist

The urn is at the bottom of the stone at the moment because the day I went down it was zero temperatures and the other pieces were stuck in ice so I couldn’t move them out of the way! I will pop down and check it over the weekend to see if things have thawed out a bit and will re-arrange them.


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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Hampson » Sat Dec 04, 2010 7:21 pm

Rob wrote:...and here we are, looking good with the first plantings and a message from Nicki the florist

The urn is at the bottom of the stone at the moment because the day I went down it was zero temperatures and the other pieces were stuck in ice so I couldn’t move them out of the way! I will pop down and check it over the weekend to see if things have thawed out a bit and will re-arrange them.


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I like it Nicky and Rob, in fact I love it, and very seasonal too - thank you.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby karen » Sat Dec 04, 2010 7:43 pm

Yes it's lovely , and as Wend said seasonal too, great choice thankyou... [:)]
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cardiff Bluesgirl » Sun Dec 05, 2010 1:05 pm

its lovely Rob, wish I was there to see it for myself, but this is the next best thing. lets hope the Christmas elf living there cant lift it up and run off with it. :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

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:yes: :rose:

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby allherfaces » Sun Dec 05, 2010 1:52 pm

I agree; very very nice! (Hope she remembered our card, too.)
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby paula » Sun Dec 05, 2010 3:54 pm

oh..that is really lovely. nice planting and I really like the urn. perfect [^] :yes:
nice work Nicki and thank you, Rob [:)]
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Corinna » Sun Dec 05, 2010 6:38 pm

It's absolutely lovely! :bravo:

Rob, if you get in touch with Nicki, please thank her so much for the lovely arrangement and for the photo, too.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby daydreamer » Sun Dec 05, 2010 10:37 pm

I'm very happy with that, it's perfect. I hope it withstands all that our winter throws at it. Thanks for sorting it Rob :bravo:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Carole R. » Sun Dec 05, 2010 10:47 pm

Yes... Its Beautiful. :thumbsup: <3
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Sun Dec 12, 2010 8:06 am

Corinna wrote:
Rob, if you get in touch with Nicki, please thank her so much for the lovely arrangement and for the photo, too.


I did just that, sharing the coments that evryone has posted. This was her reply:-


Wow!

Thanks for letting me know Rob!

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby karen » Sun Dec 12, 2010 9:11 am

Lovely of her to send this reply , thanks Nicki. [:)] and thanks Rob for passing this on.. [:)]
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Corinna » Sun Dec 12, 2010 11:17 am

It's really nice of Nicki to provide that "little extra" for us. It means a lot.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby allherfaces » Sun Dec 12, 2010 3:20 pm

It certainly is. Thanks, Nikki! :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Chrispld » Sun Dec 12, 2010 9:18 pm

Great to see those beautiful plants by Dustys marker. Thanks for all your hard work Rob.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby trek007 » Sun Dec 12, 2010 11:26 pm

I missed this for some reason.

They do look nice in the planter... :star:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cas19 » Tue Dec 14, 2010 1:57 pm

Only just seen this, it looks wonderful, many thanks to all concerned, especially Rob and Nikki.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Sun Dec 19, 2010 4:21 pm

Nicki has just sent me this photo of the wreath she's put for us at Dusty's marker for Christmas, apologising that it is a little blurry. It may be a bit blurry but it looks very colourful and Chrstmassy with a lot of different things in it.

As you can see, our planter is still there [^]

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

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JUST LOVELY TO SEE,


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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby allherfaces » Sun Dec 19, 2010 4:53 pm

Just gorgeous. Made my day!
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Corinna » Sun Dec 19, 2010 5:42 pm

Looks absolutely lovely! <3

Thanks Nicki! And thanks for clearing the marker as well. :star:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Carole R. » Sun Dec 19, 2010 6:31 pm

What a very touching sight... :thumbsup: <3
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It looks absolutely lovely.. :yes: :love:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cardiff Bluesgirl » Sun Dec 19, 2010 8:09 pm

its wonderful to see this and looks so poignant in the snow. I love that the inscription is etched by the snow.
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Postby Starlight » Sun Dec 19, 2010 8:39 pm

It looks lovely, so chrismassy <3 <3
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Postby Chris80 » Sun Dec 19, 2010 8:52 pm

Great photos, the flowers look wonderful! :bravo: Thanks to Nicki & Rob! :thumbsup:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby daydreamer » Sun Dec 19, 2010 10:23 pm

The flowers look beautiful and hopefully the snow wont treat them too harshly. I agree that the stone looks better for the words being highlighted by the snow, an unexpected touch.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby paula » Sun Dec 19, 2010 11:16 pm

the wreath looks beautiful and it's nice to see the planter still there and still looking lovely. [:)]
full of color and very vibrant....punches through the white snow. very nice
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Kathy » Mon Dec 20, 2010 7:05 am

Very nice indeed! Many thanks to Nicki for taking the photo for us :)
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby trek007 » Mon Dec 20, 2010 10:20 am

A lovely bit of colour in the snowy churchyard.

Looks so much more cared for now.

Thanks for the photographs Nicki.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cas19 » Mon Dec 20, 2010 1:13 pm

It all looks wonderful, at last some photos of the Christmas wreath. Thank you so much Nicki this makes all the difference in the world.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Mon Dec 20, 2010 7:33 pm

Thanks for the feedback everyone. I've emailed Nicky to let her know of our appreciation with regard to everything but particularly the photos. I agree that it makes a real difference to have these.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby karen » Tue Dec 21, 2010 3:22 pm

Lovely to see this. We are going to be so greatful seeing these pictures througout the year , thanks again Nicki.. [:)]
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby jeffery » Wed Dec 22, 2010 4:30 am

[^] That's righteous. Merry Christmas Dusty ! :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby lsparks18 » Wed Dec 22, 2010 1:03 pm

Thanks to all who made the flowers happen. Nice to see Dusty always remembered.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Hampson » Wed Dec 22, 2010 10:45 pm

Rob wrote:Nicki has just sent me this photo of the wreath she's put for us at Dusty's marker for Christmas, apologising that it is a little blurry. It may be a bit blurry but it looks very colourful and Chrstmassy with a lot of different things in it.

As you can see, our planter is still there [^]

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Chrispld » Thu Dec 30, 2010 5:19 pm

Lovely to see that Christmas wreath for Dusty. Thanks to everyone involved.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cardiff Bluesgirl » Sat Jan 15, 2011 9:32 pm

just to say that my niece lives in Amersham,half an hour away from Henley and they went there today for an afternoon out, wandering generally. they then realised that they could go to the marker and see it for themselves ( I have talked about it and Dusty quite a bit :roll: ) anyway they went and it has lots of flowers, including ours and some lovely tulips ,there were a few little cat ornaments and a card from someone from overseas. she said it all looked lovely there so I thought you would all like to know. they also had a drink at the Angel on the bridge,just wish I had been there too. [:)]
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby allherfaces » Sun Jan 16, 2011 6:12 am

Good news; thanks for the report, Liz. :yes:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Corinna » Sun Jan 16, 2011 12:21 pm

Good to hear the marker looks fine. :star: :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby paula » Tue Feb 15, 2011 2:57 pm

thanks for that , Liz. nice to hear that the marker is looking colorful...happy there are tulips in the mix. [:)]
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Hampson » Tue Feb 15, 2011 8:10 pm

Thanks for that report Liz, nice to know it is looking good. Brilliant in fact.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cas19 » Tue Feb 15, 2011 8:15 pm

Thats lovely Liz, so pleased the Marker looks looked after with all the flowers and small gifts.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Sun Feb 20, 2011 9:29 am

I shall be sending a cheque this week for the restocking of the planter from March 1st and special floral tributes on 2nd march and 16th april

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby trek007 » Sun Feb 20, 2011 9:32 am

Thanks Rob..this arrangement seems to be working out well and keeps the area around the Marker looking good.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby mssdusty » Sun Feb 20, 2011 5:19 pm

THANK YOU FROM ME TOO ROB


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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cas19 » Mon Feb 21, 2011 11:52 am

A big thank you from me too Rob, its working out really well now. We should also give ourselves a clap for raising the funds to do this. :bravo:

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby karen » Mon Feb 21, 2011 12:22 pm

Thanks Rob , will be nice to see more pictures too , glad all up and running re. the flower money , thanks to all on here who have donated.. [:)] :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Sat Feb 26, 2011 4:51 pm

You're most welcome all [:)]

Nicki has confirmed that the planer and the special display will both be done on 2nd MArch and she will send me photos by mobile phone. However, i won't be able to post them until next weekend.I'm sure they'll be worth waiting for though.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cas19 » Sat Feb 26, 2011 7:32 pm

That all sounds good Rob, look forward to seeing the pics from Nicki. Thank you both.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby paula » Sun Feb 27, 2011 12:53 am

thanks Rob & Nicki...I too look forward to the pics.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cardiff Bluesgirl » Mon Feb 28, 2011 3:32 pm

will be nice to see them ,hard to believe another year has gone by though. she has been gone too long and too soon.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby karen » Mon Feb 28, 2011 9:09 pm

Looking forward to pics Rob , thanks. [:)] can't believe it's twelve years. :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby allherfaces » Mon Feb 28, 2011 10:59 pm

My thanks also to Rob and Nicky. I look forward to seeing them and wish one of us could be there on Wednesday.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Hampson » Tue Mar 01, 2011 10:24 am

Thank you Rob and Nicky, they are going to be great.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Rob » Wed Mar 02, 2011 7:05 pm

I'm very pleased to say that i am able to upload photos that were taken earlier today and e-mailed to me by Nicki.

First one shows our special floral tribute with LTD card for 2nd march with our re-stocked urn behind it

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Next is a closer shot of the urn. As Nicki said to me in her e-mail "The planted urn looks very green at the moment but it is actually packedwith Muscari, the baby grape Hyacinths which when open will be a mass ofsoft blue. Soft blue....sounds good!

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Lastly, a close up of of the urn

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby terri » Wed Mar 02, 2011 7:21 pm

This is so nice-I wish we knew she can see them!! I have to believe she can!
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Chris80 » Wed Mar 02, 2011 7:30 pm

Thanks Rob and Nicki for the photos! :thumbsup: The flower arrangement looks amazing! :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby karen » Wed Mar 02, 2011 7:36 pm

Thank you Rob and thanks to Nicki for the photos , it looks lovely , I am sure Dusty does know we all are thinking of her... :love: :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Corinna » Wed Mar 02, 2011 7:53 pm

So pretty! :rose: :bravo:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Cardiff Bluesgirl » Wed Mar 02, 2011 8:44 pm

looks so lovely, thanks for getting them on here today,it makes a difference to the day and even though we cant be there,we know they look lovely and Dusty has been honoured by us. :rose:
is it my imagination or does the marker stone look cleaner??
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Carole R. » Wed Mar 02, 2011 8:59 pm

Thanks so much for these pics.
Everything is looking lovely!!.. :rose:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby paula » Wed Mar 02, 2011 9:03 pm

I am so glad we went the with the urn & potted plants...how beautiful does that look? very, very lovely.
It's always so green there in Henley...always nice to see.
thanks again Rob & Niki...nice work. :thumbsup:
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby Hampson » Wed Mar 02, 2011 9:06 pm

Thank you Nicki and Rob, it all looks so wonderful.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby trek007 » Wed Mar 02, 2011 10:13 pm

The bulbs and flowers in the Urn and the other flowers from the site all look lovely.

It is so nice to be able to see them today.

Special thanks to Nicki for sending them to Rob and to Rob for managing to post them today.

A special display for a very special lady.
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby allherfaces » Thu Mar 03, 2011 1:48 am

What a beautiful tribute to such a beautiful lady. :rose: :note: [:X]
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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby lsparks18 » Thu Mar 03, 2011 5:34 pm

What a stunning tribute to our girl! What a greaat group for seeing that this all happens. And special nod to Rob and Nicki for all they have done.

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Re: Flowers at Dusty's marker

Postby jeffery » Fri Mar 04, 2011 5:22 am

[^] Yep! I can imagine a couple of those yellow flowers tucked behind her ear. [8)]
I'm sure she loves them. <3
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