XM 25th Anniversary

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Tim Leech
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XM 25th Anniversary

Post by Tim Leech » Fri Sep 12, 2014 9:10 am

Im either blind as I cant see it on here?

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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by citsncycles » Fri Sep 12, 2014 12:42 pm

I can see it, and Ill be there for the weekend with mine!
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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by mds141 » Fri Sep 12, 2014 4:04 pm

Cheers Tim. :)
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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by MULLEY » Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:30 pm

Hmm, i was looking at how to get there & i'd have to pay the M6 tolls, otherwise it adds over 27 extra miles to my journey to avoid them, ffs....
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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by mat_fenwick » Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:48 pm

I'd take the A5 if I was you, depending on planned time of arrival. Used to come down from Sheffield every weekend, down the A38, A5 to Telford then into Shropshire. Used to be a pain on a Friday evening but otherwise OK.

I'm hoping to pop along to this as it's probably the nearest thing to a local meet!
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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by Kitch » Mon Sep 15, 2014 10:05 am

I just pay the tolls. I'd spunk around £50 on fuel to get to this and back, so £6 or whatever it is doesn't really matter if it shaves lots of time off the journey. :lol:

In fact I can't think of a time I haven't used the tolls recently.

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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by Dollywobbler » Wed Sep 17, 2014 10:51 pm

I shall be there in the 2CV. Saturday only. Probably.

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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by mds141 » Thu Sep 18, 2014 12:22 pm

I'm hoping to get done on the Sunday.
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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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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by mat_fenwick » Thu Sep 18, 2014 9:01 pm

Is anyone else camping over?
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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by mds141 » Fri Sep 19, 2014 12:44 am

I was intending on camping Mat, but finances have conspired against me. Plus I haven't managed to get the XM's window regulator fixed yet.
Mark Smith

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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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by jamescarruthers » Fri Sep 19, 2014 10:12 am

Have a itch somewhere for an XM. Unfortunately, it'll probably be in my wallet but I still want one! Next year, maybe?
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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by mds141 » Fri Sep 19, 2014 3:21 pm

Sadly I'm unable to attend. Hope everyone has an enjoyable time. Pics please. :)
Mark Smith

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 TAL91S
1994 CITROEN XANTIA 1.8 SXi M908HRY
1998 Rover 75 V6 Connoisseur Auto S392DEH
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav R40TSL
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL L33CHT
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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by Tim Leech » Sat Sep 20, 2014 9:48 am

I thought you were the main man Mark???
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
1998 Rover 75 2.0V6 Connoisseur Auto
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirit S Special
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR

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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by mds141 » Sat Sep 20, 2014 10:11 am

Me? No, I just posted up the flyer pics on FB. One of the XM Club forum members has done all the organising.
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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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Re: XM 25th Anniversary

Post by Caffiend » Sat Sep 20, 2014 12:56 pm

Unfortunately I'm out as well - not up to a full day out plus 4 hours driving (2 each way). Hope a good time is had by all and the weather is kind, lotsa pix pls :)
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