Pride of Longbridge Saturday 16TH APRIL 2016

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GTiJohn
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Re: Pride of Longbridge Saturday 16TH APRIL 2016

#121 Post by GTiJohn » Sun Apr 17, 2016 8:50 am

Sorry Paul, it was all made up at the last minute with several mini-POLs popping up in places such as the Lickey Hills car park, Cov Motor Museum, the local M&S car park ( what could possibly go wrong there...?), Gaydon in addition to those who stayed in Lowhill Lane.

None of these locations could have taken everybody from POL so this was a necessity.

There's talk of POl being rearranged for a date later in the year.
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Re: Pride of Longbridge Saturday 16TH APRIL 2016

#122 Post by Dickie524 » Sun Apr 17, 2016 9:18 am

Hah - our mini-meet turned into a trip to cadbury's world!

Didn't get many shots on the lane next to Cofton Park but this is us before we set off....

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Got to say though, it was the right decision. Whilst Sat was fine (if cold), we had a walk into Cofton park (to go to the swings) and it was very wet underfoot , we got mudded up in a short space of time. If there had been cars driving all over it it would have been a mudbath very quickly, churned up the park and there would have been cars stuck all over the place. Right decision, unfortunately...
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Re: Pride of Longbridge Saturday 16TH APRIL 2016

#123 Post by carl747 » Thu Apr 21, 2016 8:03 pm

Wasn't how I saw my day going needs must and being a car park Marshall for a day (as well as John and Jeremy) kept Gaydon happy everyone pulled together to help and even tho I don't own a rover anymore it made me proud of the community
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