Newsletter July 2006 'updated'(posted: 05-07-2006)
NEWSLETTER JUNE 2006
Believe it or not it is now 3 years since Richdon moved to spring farm cottage.
To celebrate this occasion we have our special weekend each year. This year for sure is no exception and we will be having the following features:--
15th & 16th July
Special offers on goods and koi (see in store for details);
New koi on view for the first time; (tosai Gosanke, Ochiba)
NEW sales pond with some very special offer koi in !!
The Weekends layout:- (Children welcome, but please no dogs.)
Saturday: - Open at 10am for viewing of new koi.
12:00noon our health talk on koi, learn how to treat your own koi.
2:00pm talk by Martin from Kusuri
3:00pm talk by mushio (his trip to Japan)
4:00pm talk by Dave Pope (BKKS judge)
6:00pm till late. BBQ, bring your own drink.
PLEASE email to book your places for the BBQ by 13th July.
Sunday: - Open at 10am.
11:00am Koi appreciation (find out what to look for in a koi!).
1:00pm Talk by Paul Williams, how he keeps his koi.
2:00pm Talk by Mark from Cuttlebrook Koi Farm on breeding koi.
One other point we have to mention is it is Maria’s 18th Birthday.
NOTICE:- BIO-SECURITY -If you are staying over the weekend, then please park in our top field to the right. On entering our facility, PLEASE stop you car outside our dry goods shop, go through our dip, and wash your hands, then please spray your car wheels with spray provided.
We have plenty of room if you wish to bring a Caravan or Tent. If you wish to stay in a local guest house or travel lodge here are some numbers for you (book quick)
Holiday Inn, Burton On Trent, DE14 2WF, 01283 504300.
Travel Lodge A38, Lichfield Rd, Barton Under Needwood, DE13 8EH, 0870 0850950.
Badgers Rest, Nice guest house close to us :- 01283 543229
EVEN MORE— £500 Koi voucher prize draw
For Every £100 you spend in store on koi or dry goods for the months of July and August, you will receive a raffle ticket to enter our FREE prize draw. So if you spend £200 you get two tickets and so on. You MUST keep these tickets, as loss of a ticket will result in a re-draw. The winner will be announced in our September newsletter. Collect your tickets when paying at the till. Good luck!
Dont forget our online prize draw, spend over £50 and get automatically put into our July & August draw for a koi voucher worth £500
Opening times:- Saturday 10:00 till 17:00 & Sunday 10:00 till 16:00
SORRY we have decided to stay closed in the week throughout the summer this year for visiting!
Children welcome, but please no dogs.
MAIL ORDER DAILY VIA PHONE 9am till 5pm, order before 3pm for next day.
FREE delivery on orders over £25.
See you soon The Richdon Koi Team
Sales 08450 702704
Enquiries 08714 680099