POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby Johnny 216GSi » Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:30 pm

Just updating the list...

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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby 1234dist » Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:59 am

Be aware there are 12+ coupe owners planning on gatecrashing our section so get there early.
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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby prepace » Thu Apr 13, 2017 11:26 am

1234dist wrote:Be aware there are 12+ coupe owners planning on gatecrashing our section so get there early.


What sort of time should we arrive?
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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby Paul_1978_yorks » Thu Apr 13, 2017 1:24 pm

prepace wrote:
1234dist wrote:Be aware there are 12+ coupe owners planning on gatecrashing our section so get there early.


What sort of time should we arrive?

Good question. Official start time is 10am. I was planning on arriving for 9.30am-ish?
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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby Hammond » Thu Apr 13, 2017 4:52 pm

1234dist wrote:Be aware there are 12+ coupe owners planning on gatecrashing our section so get there early.


Right that's it, I'm camping overnight :*laughing my fat rear end off*
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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby GTiJohn » Thu Apr 13, 2017 6:27 pm

1234dist wrote:Be aware there are 12+ coupe owners planning on gatecrashing our section so get there early.


Is this because they haven't got their own area?

I'm expecting quite a few owners being directed to our area so let's make them welcome!

... by parking close together :laughing2
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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby rayb67 » Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:02 pm

was going to attend, but yesterday starter motor decided to pack up. can not get one deliverd till tuseday :sad

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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby 1234dist » Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:10 pm

GTiJohn wrote:
1234dist wrote:Be aware there are 12+ coupe owners planning on gatecrashing our section so get there early.


Is this because they haven't got their own area?

I'm expecting quite a few owners being directed to our area so let's make them welcome!

... by parking close together :laughing2


Basically, something to do with getting drunk at the brewery was mentioned...
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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby 1234dist » Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:11 pm

rayb67 wrote:was going to attend, but yesterday starter motor decided to pack up. can not get one deliverd till tuseday :sad


Just bump start it. The field has a down hill bit.


Just don't stall on route.
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218 VVC Cabriolet R170FEU
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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby rayb67 » Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:18 pm

its a heavy car to bump start , got the mrs to push it yesterday. it was slightly drizzling and when it started she slipped and hit her chin on the spoiler lmho :laughing2 . so im on my own on pushing this.

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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby Johnny 216GSi » Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:26 pm

Weather forecasts show 10-11 degrees the consensus, dry, clear with patchy cloud and a 10% chance of rain. Westerly winds of 10mph and gusts easily double this speed, will mean it'll feel more like 7 degrees.
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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby Vulgalour » Fri Apr 14, 2017 2:46 am

I'm definitely out on this one now. There's no way I can get the time off from work commitments (just finished for today, in fact. The joy of working nights) I need to for the distance I need to travel. Bit of a bugger but never mind. Look forward to seeing all your pictures from the day and I hope you all have a great time.

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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby GTiJohn » Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:24 am

'Tis true, the RCOC haven't organised a pitch so we're all in this together.

We've got 25'ish committed for a 40-car pitch and they've got 12'ish but that means virtually no slack for people who just turn up, who wold generally be non-members.

Bear in mind that we had 60+ between the 2 clubs at POL15...

So we are going to have to maximise space utilisation!

I'm intending to get there early to erect the club flag as a marker and try to work out how to fit everybody in :angel

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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby patrickajmurphy » Fri Apr 14, 2017 7:11 am

I'll be attending in my 1993 Rover 416SLi - one previous owner - original condition and 32000 miles from new. It'll be a 300 mile round trip, the longest the car has ever done. Patrick

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Re: POL17 - Sat 15th April - who is going?

Postby Paul_1978_yorks » Fri Apr 14, 2017 8:02 am

patrickajmurphy wrote:I'll be attending in my 1993 Rover 416SLi - one previous owner - original condition and 32000 miles from new. It'll be a 300 mile round trip, the longest the car has ever done. Patrick

Great Patrick. Mine's a 1990 416. I know of at least two other 416's too. Look forward to seeing you and the car tomorrow. :-)
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