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Newbie from Staines area

Post by VwStu » Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:55 pm

Hi all,

New to the forum, just purchased a Garrett 300i and looking to get out ASAP.
Tried for a few permissions but no joy yet! ☹️
Are there any digs this weekend I could possibly come along to? Happy to drive just desperate to get out there!!

Thanks guys



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Re: Newbie from Staines area

Post by Roberts » Thu Feb 08, 2018 4:13 pm

Welcome to the forums and congratulations on the garret 330i a good model and user friendly, if you are desperate to get out and detect then maybe just ask a farmer for a field that you can detect as they are quite friendly and usually are not bothered about giving out an unused or freshly turned field.
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Re: Newbie from Staines area

Post by VwStu » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:02 pm

Hi,

Thanks for the welcome.
I’m happy to knock on farmers doors etc, unfortunately they are in short demand where I am.
I have managed to speak to a couple, however they are tenants with landlords who do not want anyone on there land. One farmer even tried to help me find land, but no joy yet.
May have to attend a dig or 2, just ideally wanted something closer so I can go after work etc.

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Re: Newbie from Staines area

Post by Sunray » Thu Feb 08, 2018 6:40 pm

::g Hey VwStu - Welcome to the forum ...

Most of the group digs are regularly notified in Metal Detecting groups on Facebook ...

It does mean having a good look around on there to find something suitable and there is no guarantee you will find one local to you ... But it may be worth you having a look.

Have you tried looking for a club to join?

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Re: Newbie from Staines area

Post by sweepstick47 » Thu Feb 08, 2018 6:53 pm

Just a reminder - If you intend joining a rally or Fb dig event, NCMD/FID membership is normally a mandatory requirement ::g Good Luck. Regards ss47
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Re: Newbie from Staines area

Post by VwStu » Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:34 pm

Hi Guys,

Thanks for the info, I have managed to find a couple of digs this weekend so need to ensure I get my ncmd membership sorted prior to this.

Hope to cross paths at a dig in the near future.

Thanks
Stu

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Re: Newbie from Staines area

Post by FUBAR » Fri Feb 09, 2018 2:31 pm

Hi and welcome to the forum. Greetings from East Riding.

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Re: Newbie from Staines area

Post by VwStu » Fri Feb 09, 2018 9:49 pm

Thank you. 👍🏻

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Re: Newbie from Staines area

Post by Adam17 » Sun Feb 11, 2018 10:08 am

Hello, and welcome to the forum! ::g ;) [:)
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Re: Newbie from Staines area

Post by VwStu » Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:58 pm

Thanks 👍🏻

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