BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by Tim Leech » Wed Nov 07, 2012 5:06 pm

Vanny wrote:
Tim Leech wrote:Did Vanny mention he had a BX parasol at one time? just thinking we could use it.
I did, and i do, but i'm stuck in Europe until it freezes over (and i mean that quite literally) so i dont expect to be back before December :( No NEC for me.

Oh dear, dont suppose theres any chance of picking it up Vanny before hand? happy to pick it up myself as it would be a nice "touch"
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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by Tim Leech » Fri Nov 09, 2012 7:23 pm

What time do you need us at the NEC Ian?

Also has anyone hear from Vanny regarding the parasol, I know its not going to be sunny but...
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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by mat_fenwick » Fri Nov 09, 2012 7:46 pm

Am I the only one that thought it was this weekend? It was only because of a chance text message to Mark, where I said "See you tomorrow" that I found out it was actually next weekend... :oops:
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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by mds141 » Fri Nov 09, 2012 7:52 pm

Glad to be of service. ;-)
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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by mds141 » Fri Nov 09, 2012 7:53 pm

Tim Leech wrote:What time do you need us at the NEC Ian?

Also has anyone hear from Vanny regarding the parasol, I know its not going to be sunny but...
I think he said he's doing development testing on the Amalfi coast in Italy.
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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.
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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by Dollywobbler » Fri Nov 09, 2012 8:00 pm

Tim - I think Eoin is arriving at 2pm, so I'm aiming to be there then so I can start plotting the layout before we have too many cars on stand. Mike S is aiming for 7pm I think, so anywhere between those two as five hours is enough time to stand in a freezing cold hall! It would be handy to have some idea of when other folk plan to arrive as if there's a big gap in the schedule, I might skive off for a brew.

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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by mds141 » Fri Nov 09, 2012 8:48 pm

I'll collect BXclub HQ Thursday morning and head off to Tim's. So if we aim to arrive en masse, the more the merrier. Anyone know if there's a decent jet wash near to the NEC?
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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: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by Birotor » Fri Nov 09, 2012 9:25 pm

I suspect arriving about 1430..... We may be hard pressed to get a cuppa on Thursday afternoon. I usually arrive come into the hall on foot with my bucket and fill with water and wash the car outside the door. We are very close to the door of Hall 7 and are not too hemmed in... No problems though as we will all have your mobile number - I sms(text) faster than most teenagers (in English, Italian and French but not in Welsh). Cake iced today and looks great!
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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by Tim Leech » Fri Nov 09, 2012 11:36 pm

I will be bringing PLENTY of cleaning stuff, we will get to you the same time as Eoin.
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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by Vanny » Sat Nov 10, 2012 6:57 am

Will see if Laura can find it, but she is on nights at the moment. It needs cleaning too, it's got a bit of light mold on it. Frankly I think it will take too much effort to sort out for this event. Oh, I dont know where the base is either

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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by mike22861 » Sat Nov 10, 2012 11:04 am

I shall arrive around 2 ish gives plenty time to have a sort out
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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by Birotor » Sat Nov 10, 2012 2:03 pm

VMT W/S sticker and wrist bands rcvd this morning.
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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by Tim Leech » Sat Nov 10, 2012 4:40 pm

VMT?
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Re: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by mds141 » Sat Nov 10, 2012 6:48 pm

WTF?
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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: BX Club at the NEC - Stand discussion

Post by merlyn » Sat Nov 10, 2012 6:56 pm

I had hoped to pop down on the Friday but I now have to go for Manual Handling training in Newport (Shropshire) so that has put paid to that plan. There is no chance of me getting there over the weekend either because of my brother's wedding. Hope it goes well and I look forward to the stories and the photos.
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