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OK folks, how about the weekend of the 23rd May? We ought to have lovely* weather by then, it's not the bank holiday so getting to North Wales will be possible without having to camp on the A5 or A494/M56

Any takers for this date?

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I think that weekend is not shaping up so good... 

Can I humbly suggest something a bit earlier.... and then maybe we can meet again over the summer!! 

How’s about: 

28th or 29th March: Meet up at the Cae Dai museum near Denbigh. Have a blather, a look round each other’s motors and the museum and then a drive over Denbigh Moors, round the much feted Evo Shiteangle finishing up at the Sportsman’s arms (the highest* pub in Wales) for a libation... 

I think a summer trip (or drive through with the doors locked) to Rhyl would be a good Shitesteddfod too... I think there would be something poetic about parking a load of shite cars on the front at Rhyl... 
 

*highest by height above sea level. For other types of highest pub, try Wrexham. 

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9 hours ago, brownnova said:

I think that weekend is not shaping up so good... 

Can I humbly suggest something a bit earlier.... and then maybe we can meet again over the summer!! 

How’s about: 

28th or 29th March: Meet up at the Cae Dai museum near Denbigh. Have a blather, a look round each other’s motors and the museum and then a drive over Denbigh Moors, round the much feted Evo Shiteangle finishing up at the Sportsman’s arms (the highest* pub in Wales) for a libation... 

I think a summer trip (or drive through with the doors locked) to Rhyl would be a good Shitesteddfod too... I think there would be something poetic about parking a load of shite cars on the front at Rhyl... 
 

*highest by height above sea level. For other types of highest pub, try Wrexham. 

That sounds like a good idea.

I've heard about the 50s museum in Denbigh but had totally forgotten. I even meet the owner at a gig once!

So yes I think it's well worth a visit, and I'm free that weekend so far.

Everyone else?

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2 hours ago, Tim_E said:

I even meet the owner at a gig once!

We met him yesterday and chatted a while with him,  he is a bit of a card! Likes his cars though and was telling us a tale of how he slept in a 2CV as a younger man... 

He was very up for car groups visiting! 

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1 hour ago, brownnova said:

We met him yesterday and chatted a while with him,  he is a bit of a card! Likes his cars though and was telling us a tale of how he slept in a 2CV as a younger man... 

He was very up for car groups visiting! 

Sounds ideal ?

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1 minute ago, brownnova said:

Any chance our weekend is one of your weekends in North Wales @richardmorris

I’ve just been checking the diary. The weekend after Mothering Sunday ( mum prefers this nomenclature over mother’s day). Plus having a look on the map - it’s the other side of Ruthin.  All being dry I can come up for a few days and give the x1/9 a run.

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On 1/13/2020 at 9:36 PM, hairnet said:

billy could turn up on his ped at least it wouldnt far to push it home :D

 

It's only* got to get there though, it's down hill nearly all the way home!

 

 

If it's not lobbing it down I'm up for coming along on one of the scooters.

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