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half lengths.</P> <P>Presentations were put in place on Friday 3 to 5 pm the display boards and photographs were put on the tables. &nbsp;The small boards (3 off) showed the countryside around Coventry and provided a good starting point for discussion.&nbsp; A centre table was home to our free handouts which consisted of&nbsp;our brochure, challenge entry form and the latest newsletter which Bob B had produced early.&nbsp; Next a small gap followed by Cyril B's ACW board and finally backed by a table were the three large display boards containing photographs of the work carried out around Stoneleigh in the "before and after" mode. </P> <P>Outside again Mike Murray and his team provided a kissing gate, this year with rustic fencing and our Coventry Way board.&nbsp; Altogether an attractive display.</P> <P align=center><IMG border=1 hspace=0 alt="Leaning on the gatepost by the entrance to the marquee &#13;&#10; &#13;&#10; ..." align=middle src="Images/godiva2006-3.jpg"><BR><FONT size=1>Leaning on the gatepost by the entrance to the marquee ...</FONT></P> <P>With the forecast of hot weather John G supplied iced cold water on both days which was well received by our team and the many friends who came to visit.</P> <P>Saturday was HOT even at 9:15am when John G arrived to safeguard our space (essential function!). &nbsp; Cyril &amp; Iris B, Bob C, Bernard R and Bill E. were soon in attendance with interested customers arriving shortly after 10 am.&nbsp; We continued to be busy (attendance 75,000) until just after 5:30pm, having been well received.</P> <P>Sunday was again HOT, John G arrived at 10:15am followed by Bob &amp; Jo C, Cyril &amp; Iris B, Bill H, John A and Keith G.&nbsp; Although Sunday turned out to be quieter than Saturday we were on the go all day.</P> <P align=center><FONT size=1><IMG border=1 hspace=0 alt="John G explaining the After Tea project to visitors" align=middle src="Images/godiva2006-2.jpg"><BR>John G explaining the After Tea project to visitors.</FONT></P> <P>Overall the Festival was a resounding success with our position in the marquee excellent. 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