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  1. anniexxxxx

    anniexxxxx Read Only Funster

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    My names Annie and I'm located in the South West of the UK.

    For as long as I can remember I've always said once the kids have flown the nest I would get myself a motor home and start living again, well that day has now come so I've joined your community to get tips and info as I begin my search for my first motor home.

    I'm sure you'll get sick of all my questions as I'm an absolute novice and have so much to learn :BigGrin:
     
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  2. Janine

    Janine Funster Life Member

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    Hi Annie.Welcome to the FUN :welcomefunster:

    Ask as many questions as you like - there'll be an expert along in a minute :Laughing:
     
  3. Johns_Cross_Motorhomes

    Johns_Cross_Motorhomes Trader - Motorhome & Accessory Sales

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    Hi Annie, welcome to Fun,my lot can teach you all you need to know :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:

    Peter
     
  4. Brian and Jo

    Brian and Jo Funster Life Member

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    Welcome

    Hi annie and a warm welcome to MHF:welcomefunster:
    Regards brian jo & josh:thumb:
     
  5. Wildman

    Wildman Read Only Funster

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    Hi and welcome, Bris'ol tis not that far from the real west country m' dear, hee hee.
    don't forget to check out the chatroom for an instant fix of fun and insanity:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1: Some very knowldgeable people hang about there most nights. Do drop in and say hi.
     
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    Carol Funster Life Member

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    Hello and welcome to fun, join in ask as many questions as you need. enjoy :welcomefunster:
     
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    rangitira Funster

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    BRISOL@ Brisol! that bain't be the Wes' coun'ry, tha' be England, fact is it's Welsh Wales m'ansome, youm be Jonny Foreigner:Wink: Youm cin only be Wes' coun'ry if youm can eat a Pasty, proper Pasty mind, none of 'em Carrot and Blue Cheese ones,drink a pint ov Scrumpy an' carry 15 cream churns to the main gate at the same time.

    Can'ee?



    :thumb::welcomefunster:Welcome to the Madhouse!:thumb:
     
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  8. anniexxxxx

    anniexxxxx Read Only Funster

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    Thanks for the welcomes folks, can see why some refer to it as the madhouse :Laughing:

    I've only been in Bristol for 15 years or, I'm a Yorkshire lass born and bred :thumb:
     
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    rangitira Funster

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    Yorksher! YORKSHER!

    OMG thas even futher than England? canee see them there Polar bears from there?








    (Mrs R is from Sheffield) SSSHHH!!!!
     
  10. peter marshall

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    :welcomefunster:pete :thumb::thumb:
     
  11. Taran_Las

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  12. yodeli

    yodeli Funster Life Member

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    Well you can be as much Yorkshire as you want ..... as long as you type with no accent!!!:Eeek: You can't imagine how many accents I have to deal with:cry::cry::cry:
    Anyway, wherever you come from , Welcome from this side of the Channel.... you'll be welcome at my place anytime with your new toy!
    At Champagnac-la-Rivière , you'll also find an English campsite owned by Bob and Di, where Funsters stop very often on they way to Spain.
    Have a look at the Member Map on the left hand side of the front page, and you'll be able to locate all the funsters who dared give their location everywhere in Europe.


    Let us know when you'll have found you very own "beast"


    Amicalement

    Frankie:Smile::Smile::Smile:
     
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  13. Jim

    Jim Ringleader

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    Hi Annie, welcome to the Fun :thumb:
     
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    Welcome Annie

    from another ex-pat Yorkshire person.

    Catherine
     
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    :welcome: Annie.

    Craig
     
  16. flatpackchicken

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    Hi and welcome Annie to the site, also whenyou are a full member, (£10 only) you are invited to come to the RVOC and MHF Rutland water Rally, meet, in Leicestershire between the 8th and the 15 July 2012, and join over 100 other like minded motorhomers where you will also get masses of information regarding motorhomes and life, Just holla if you would like to come would love to see you there and meet you, also there may be a few motorhomes for sale there as well and you will get masses of information on all types of motorhomes and everything you will ever need to know about buying one and what type would be best for you. You can come in tent if you want, whatever you like really, Regards Garry Flatpackchicken
     
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    I'd go in the car, It could be difficult getting from Brissle to Rutland in a tent. lack of HP really ........ :Rofl1:

    Hiya Annie, whatever gave you the notion that we were nutters? I mean not all are Official Card Carrying MHF Nutters, which is quite an exclusive club, bit elitist actually at times, most of us are just regular nutters and happy as we are.

    What you really do need to do is get yourself to somewhere where there are lots of different M'H's all owned by any sort of M/H nutter who will welcome you in, let you have a play with the workings and lie on the beds, try the driving position etc and after that start making a list of must haves, don't wants and would be nice features before you even start seriously looking. Esp if you've never had eg a touring caravan before and aren't used to what you 'usually' get.

    TBH the Rutland meet would actually be a really good place to start since there will be a large variety of different ones small and large all owned by just the right sort of people. (And most of em even do refreshments for visitors too - if you play yer cards right LOL)
     
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