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October Meet

Post by mds141 » Wed Jul 09, 2014 4:25 pm

I was thinking of organising an end of year 'bash'. Coventry Transport Museum in October anyone?
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Re: CCC discussion

Post by Tim Leech » Wed Jul 09, 2014 4:33 pm

If you can arrage parking then perhaps, only thing is its easy to get seperated and a pita to get too if you dont know the area.
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Re: CCC discussion

Post by mds141 » Wed Jul 09, 2014 6:08 pm

Or Gaydon? Or a trip to the National War Museum in Stoke on Trent. A day out with Citroën minded folk and a chance to pay our respects to our fallen soldiers.
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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.
Honda Firestorm. Gone, but not forgotten.
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Re: CCC discussion

Post by Kitch » Wed Jul 09, 2014 7:02 pm

mds141 wrote:I was thinking of organising an end of year 'bash'. Coventry Transport Museum in October anyone?
I'd do that

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Re: CCC discussion

Post by mds141 » Wed Jul 09, 2014 8:33 pm

Well that's two of us. :-D
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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.

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Re: October Meet

Post by mat_fenwick » Wed Jul 09, 2014 9:06 pm

I've split this off but yes, I'd be up for something potentially although we're planning a holiday around the 17th. But don't arrange it around me, just pick a date and if I can make it I will. Coventry or the War Museum would get my vote over Gaydon, which I've seen twice fairly recently.
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Re: October Meet

Post by mds141 » Wed Jul 09, 2014 9:46 pm

I'm off to Loch Lomond with the Scottish CCC section at the end of October. I'm not sure when half term break is for the folk with children in tow, but I'm sure we can work out a date that is suitable for all.

Once we've sorted out a mutually agreeable date, I'll post it on the XM forum as well. If that's ok with everyone.
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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.
Honda Firestorm. Gone, but not forgotten.
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Re: October Meet

Post by jeremyC5 » Thu Jul 10, 2014 1:29 am

I'd come if I can make it, dates and commitments allowing.
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Re: October Meet

Post by Thread Bear » Thu Jul 10, 2014 8:57 am

mds141 wrote:I was thinking of organising an end of year 'bash'. Coventry Transport Museum in October anyone?
Ah ha! And turn up and not talk to each other for old times sake :rofl:

I would prefer that initial venue. I have never been, yet know associate members, Malcom Bull for one - Morgan/Messerschmitt/tweaked Morris Traveller. They are amenable to helping clubs hold meetings, which I assume means creating a designated parking area as part of some sort of group deal.
Gayden, I cannot put my finger on why, just does not turn me on as a venue. It seems to lack soul. It is easy to get to though.

Certainly something in that area/time would be interesting.
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Re: October Meet

Post by Tim Leech » Thu Jul 10, 2014 9:11 am

Im up for it as its 20 miles from me.
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Re: October Meet

Post by citsncycles » Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:33 pm

If I'm off shift I'd go for any of those venues.
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Re: October Meet

Post by mds141 » Sun Jul 13, 2014 1:45 am

Shall we agree on Coventry Transport Museum, first weekend in October? Saturday or Sunday, whichever is preferable.
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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.
Honda Firestorm. Gone, but not forgotten.
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Re: October Meet

Post by Gary » Sun Jul 13, 2014 9:27 am

I'm up for either the Saturday or the Sunday .
Mark are you trying to arrange for parking outside the front of the museum ?
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Re: October Meet

Post by citsncycles » Sun Jul 13, 2014 9:46 am

I'll check my shifts tomorrow but if I can come either day will do.
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BX 19RD Estate Mk1 - Timex!
BX 4X4 Estate - Oh god, I've done it again!
BX 17RD MK1 - it called to me!
BX14 TGE, - SOLD
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Re: October Meet

Post by Kitch » Sun Jul 13, 2014 11:23 am

I'm up for that