Coventry Transport Museum day out 29 TH July.

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Re: Day out

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Jun 11, 2012 9:03 am

29th July is good for me too.....
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Re: Day out

Post by Paul296 » Mon Jun 11, 2012 1:16 pm

The 29th is good for me - though I could probably do any of those days.

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Re: Day out

Post by mds141 » Mon Jun 11, 2012 5:14 pm

Shall we make the 29 th of July the official day then? If anyone doesn't object, then I will contact the museum to sort the parking arrangements. What time does everyone want to meet up? I was thinking lunchtime around 12 noon.
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Re: Day out

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Jun 11, 2012 5:29 pm

Fine by me, Coventrys only an hour from me.
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Re: Day out

Post by Paul296 » Mon Jun 11, 2012 5:38 pm

Sounds good

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Re: Day out

Post by Vanny » Mon Jun 11, 2012 9:07 pm

Me too, though i'll be on the ferry back into Portsmouth just 12 hours before, so don't be surprised if i'm a little vacant.

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Re: Day out

Post by citsncycles » Mon Jun 11, 2012 9:24 pm

Sounds like a plan :D
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Re: Day out

Post by saintjamesy89 » Mon Jun 11, 2012 9:27 pm

29th July previously vacant, now booked :D This could be the GT's 3rd outing!
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Re: Day out

Post by Philip Chidlow » Mon Jun 11, 2012 9:33 pm

I'll be there. :)
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Re: Day out

Post by mds141 » Mon Jun 11, 2012 9:44 pm

Ok it's a date. I'll contact the museum in the morning to arrange parking for us reprobates. Does anyone have a spare Citroen banner they can bring along for photo taking?
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1989 BX GTi 16 valve. Blanc Alpine. Completed the Citroen Classic Challenge Ecosse and 1337 miles without a hitch.
2000 XM VSX 2.1 td Auto. Rouge Magenta.
TGD saloon many years ago.

1990 Swift 'Corniche' 12/2 aka BXClub HQ.
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Re: Day out

Post by citsncycles » Mon Jun 11, 2012 10:15 pm

Not sure about a banner but may be able to get my hands on 1 or 2 flags
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Re: Day out

Post by Mike E (uk) » Mon Jun 11, 2012 10:51 pm

Sadly I can't make the 29th, but I am sure you will still have a nice time without me.
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Re: Day out

Post by Vanny » Tue Jun 12, 2012 2:08 pm

I have flags and bunting, and a BXProject banner. And a parasol somewhere.

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Re: Day out

Post by mds141 » Tue Jun 12, 2012 5:42 pm

I've rung the museum today, but just keep getting an automated reply. So I've sent them an email re the 29 TH of July. I wil try and contact them again tomorrow. I've advised them there will be approximately 10 cars attending. I think this is about right. Good news re the flags and bunting. Should make an excellent photo opportunity and make a nice entry into the BXclusive pages of the Citroenian, eh Tim. ;)
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Is it just me or is everything shit?

1989 BX GTi 16 valve. Blanc Alpine. Completed the Citroen Classic Challenge Ecosse and 1337 miles without a hitch.
2000 XM VSX 2.1 td Auto. Rouge Magenta.
TGD saloon many years ago.

1990 Swift 'Corniche' 12/2 aka BXClub HQ.
Honda Firestorm. Gone, but not forgotten.
2015 Triumph Tiger Explorer XC.

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1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL DBV468W
1985 CITROEN BX 19GT C1TBX
1991 CITROEN BX 19TZI AUTO A/C BXi 19
1994 CITROEN XANTIA 1.8 SXi M908HRY
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav Auto R40TSL
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Re: Day out

Post by Tim Leech » Tue Jun 12, 2012 8:37 pm

Indeed Mark, would be nice of we can park outside the front!
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL
2002 Rover 75 CDTi Connossieur SE AUTO Nav
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirit S Special
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR
1963 VW BEETLE 1200