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by Nigel B
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:38 am
Forum: Announcements and Information
Topic: New R8 Rover 200 book to be published in April 2021
Replies: 6
Views: 542

Re: New R8 Rover 200 book to be published in April 2021

Ordered and counting down.
Hopefully it will be a out of lockdown read!!
by Nigel B
Sun Dec 13, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: FBHVC position on ban on sale of new cars with IC engines from 2030
Replies: 14
Views: 1766

Re: FBHVC position on ban on sale of new cars with IC engines from 2030

The road signs in Birmingham have been up and down and up and down over the last 12 months.
Likewise my fleet (both of them) are not compliant,. Fortunately the route I travel to work uses the ring road which is the boundary.
All it will mean for me is that my shopping, leisure etc will be elsewhere,
by Nigel B
Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Bangers and cash
Replies: 2
Views: 998

Re: Bangers and cash

So my eyes didn't deceive me!!! 😅
by Nigel B
Sun Nov 08, 2020 11:48 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: specialist rover garage
Replies: 19
Views: 2344

Re: specialist rover garage

Is there not a projet here??
Compile a list of garages that members have used and rate??
Then it could be posted on to the members section of the website??
by Nigel B
Sun May 24, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Regional meet
Replies: 20
Views: 2819

Re: Regional meet

I will be scouting 2 potential sites, both in the Birmingham area. Firstly Becketts Farm near Wythall (Great museum at Wythall by the way was used for an alternative PoL location one rained off PoL, but I digress) Sutton Park not sure which entrance yet but will update once I have scouted these. Of ...
by Nigel B
Thu May 21, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: What is my car trying to tell me?
Replies: 8
Views: 1635

Re: What is my car trying to tell me?

Paranoia a symptom of Covid19??
That is a symptom of Rover ownership
😂 😂 🤣 🤣 😂 😂
by Nigel B
Fri May 15, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Regional meet
Replies: 20
Views: 2819

Re: Regional meet

All good valid suggestions for locations, so the first part of this post is that there does seem to be a demand for a regional meet and I would suggest bi monthly?? I’ve always found when set in stone, these things die quickly. Where as if we do it when people request it tends to have a better turn...
by Nigel B
Thu May 14, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Regional meet
Replies: 20
Views: 2819

Re: Regional meet

All good valid suggestions for locations, so the first part of this post is that there does seem to be a demand for a regional meet and I would suggest bi monthly??
by Nigel B
Thu May 14, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Regional meet
Replies: 20
Views: 2819

Re: Regional meet

How about I raise the stakes. Come to RR, we have a reasonable size car park and I can get some more eka codes issued. We are also out in the country and I can arrange for a nice little round trip as a post meet cruise. Negatives, oop north..*laughs* It's the new 'Carfest North' and 'Carefest South...
by Nigel B
Wed May 13, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Regional meet
Replies: 20
Views: 2819

Regional meet

When the lockdown restrictions are lifted or are considerably less restricted, i am thinking about organising a gathering somewhere in the Midlands. This is open to all of us however I know that this would be impractical for many due to distance. (perhaps you could arrange something in your own loca...
by Nigel B
Sun May 03, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Rover 400 HH/R German TV Advert on club YouTube channel
Replies: 13
Views: 3456

Re: Rover 400 HH/R German TV Advert on club YouTube channel

GTiJohn wrote:
Sun May 03, 2020 1:15 pm
Nigel B wrote:
Sun May 03, 2020 1:11 pm
Should we start playing the lockdown game of favourite song/music videos?? 😁
I'll start - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V83JR2IoI8k :laughing2
One of many possible entries from my good self
https://youtu.be/UDfAdHBtK_Q
by Nigel B
Sun May 03, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Rover 400 HH/R German TV Advert on club YouTube channel
Replies: 13
Views: 3456

Re: Rover 400 HH/R German TV Advert on club YouTube channel

Should we start playing the lockdown game of favourite song/music videos?? 😁
by Nigel B
Sun May 03, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Rover 400 HH/R German TV Advert on club YouTube channel
Replies: 13
Views: 3456

Re: Rover 400 HH/R German TV Advert on club YouTube channel

I believe that the actor is Danny Webb. He is famously in the video for Yes, Owner of a Lonely Heart That's the fella in both ! https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49849658217_639a36c9fc.jpg This is what wikipedia says about him - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danny_Webb_(actor) - but I think it ne...
by Nigel B
Sat May 02, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Rover 400 HH/R German TV Advert on club YouTube channel
Replies: 13
Views: 3456

Re: Rover 400 HH/R German TV Advert on club YouTube channel

I believe that the actor is Danny Webb.
He is famously in the video for Yes, Owner of a Lonely Heart
by Nigel B
Mon Mar 16, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Pride of Longbridge 18th April 2020
Replies: 32
Views: 5365

Re: Pride of Longbridge 18th April 2020

Now cancelled, see the PoL Facebook page for more details

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