Wakefield Thornes Park Show, Fri eve 7th July 2017

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Paul_1978_yorks
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Wakefield Thornes Park Show, Fri eve 7th July 2017

Postby Paul_1978_yorks » Wed Apr 05, 2017 7:44 am

This is a well established and well attended show in my home town.

It's an evening show, which in the light summer evenings is lovely. Nice pub on site too (Holmfield Arms).

I'm taking my 416. Slight downside is that cars seem to have to be pre 1992 so that would rule some of us out. However I'm happy to make some enquiries for a club stand where they may allow all model years.

Please post if there is any interest.

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Current:
1990 White 416 GSi (G-reg)
2005 Volvo V50 1.8 Sport (55 reg)
Former:
1995 Silver 214 SEi (N-reg), 1995 Nightfire Red 214 SEi (N-reg), 1994 BRG 214 SEi (M-reg), 1993 Caribbean Blue 216 Cabriolet (K-reg), 1995 Silver 216 SLi (M-reg)

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Re: Wakefield Thornes Park Show, Fri eve 7th July 2017

Postby 1234dist » Wed Apr 05, 2017 7:59 am

:laughing2 yeah pre 92 :slapme

Pics from last year as per their online gallery for 2016

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Met this guy at Oakland hall, nice fella and immaculate car.

Short, i think we'll be fine. :cool

53 plate was the youngest i saw
Coupe Project K785OAT (wiring issues :glare )
Rover Sport 220GTI m-series K56AEP
218 VVC Cabriolet R170FEU
220 GTI M-series J777RAL
75 2.0 CDT P80CJM
620 SLI P267LOM HONDA
420 GSI Turbo L191CVP
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Re: Wakefield Thornes Park Show, Fri eve 7th July 2017

Postby Paul_1978_yorks » Wed Apr 05, 2017 8:23 am

Ha, good spot mate!
Current:
1990 White 416 GSi (G-reg)
2005 Volvo V50 1.8 Sport (55 reg)
Former:
1995 Silver 214 SEi (N-reg), 1995 Nightfire Red 214 SEi (N-reg), 1994 BRG 214 SEi (M-reg), 1993 Caribbean Blue 216 Cabriolet (K-reg), 1995 Silver 216 SLi (M-reg)

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Re: Wakefield Thornes Park Show, Fri eve 7th July 2017

Postby JEASPEKE » Wed Apr 05, 2017 9:07 am

Paul, hi

Wakefield is not too far north from Nottingham, I may be tempted to attend with my 216GTi 1990 Reg.

Will look at it a bit nearer the date.

John

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Re: Wakefield Thornes Park Show, Fri eve 7th July 2017

Postby Paul_1978_yorks » Fri Jul 07, 2017 9:13 pm

Just returned from this show - very enjoyable. Highly recommended for next year.

There was one other R8 there (a cabby). Will put pics up later.
Current:
1990 White 416 GSi (G-reg)
2005 Volvo V50 1.8 Sport (55 reg)
Former:
1995 Silver 214 SEi (N-reg), 1995 Nightfire Red 214 SEi (N-reg), 1994 BRG 214 SEi (M-reg), 1993 Caribbean Blue 216 Cabriolet (K-reg), 1995 Silver 216 SLi (M-reg)


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