Collecting our baby on Saturday... ☺️

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  1. Kaymor

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    We've been on the lookout for our first motorhome for about two years, finally saw what we liked and bought a nice Dethleffs Advantage low-profile, 3 berth. It's a 2005, in perfect condition! So we are picking it up on Saturday from the dealer, first spin will be the 160km journey home. Can't wait to get out and about with it, and we'll be following the newbies forum all the way to learn tips and tricks! We've already booked our ferry to France in August for 4 weeks, then we'll turn left, right, or centre- depending on the whim when we land! Looking forward to sharing our adventures for the next few years......
     

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    :HelloThere: & :pink: & congratulations ! :):)
     
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    Thanks! It's gonna be fun......
     
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    He he.. Nope more of an adoption really, previously- loved!!
     
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    :blusher:::bigsmile:Thanks for all the welcome messages, will be picking everyone's brains for advice...
     
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    :welcome4: And congratulations on getting your new baby soon, now all the great adventures will follow

    Bet August can't come soon enough for you ::bigsmile:


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    Exciting - whoop whoop!
     
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    :welcome4: Im new here as well . Looks a lovely van you've bought . Exiting times enjoy :smiley:
     
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    Hello and welcome ! Lots of help , advice and fun on here ,best £15 I've spent !OH agrees says he has never seen me as quiet in 37 years!!:lipssealed::hiya2:
    A lovely motorhome , enjoy all your holidays in her and what a beautiful dog you have in your avatar photo!
     
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    Just Friday to get through in work, then off too Anchorpoint Motorhomes to pick up our van And the weekend weather's looking good...

    @Anthea M - BTW the dog is our daughter & her partners- they called her Maggie - our daughter likes the Rod Stewart song so I reckon we've raised her well!!
     
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    Congratulations on your new baby , we have a 6 week wait befor we can pick ours up , hope you enjoy it as much as we will enjoy ours :hi::hi:
     
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    Well we've collected our motorhome, driven the 150Km home, and managed to reverse into the drive without incident! So far so good... now we are in the process of gathering all the bits we need, and getting the hang of the controls, heating, water etc..... all very exciting! Although it's St Patrick's Day here this week, and so a bank holiday weekend, we can't take off because of a family event, but we're planning on heading away for Easter, so a nice long weekend to break her in (or break us in really- she's already a veteran..).

    Updates as they happen :coolest:
     
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