It's grim oop North!

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  1. Sterling155

    Sterling155 Funster

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    Hello fellow Funsters from North Yorkshire :) There seems to be an influx of Yorkshie based folk joining MHF recently, so I hope a couple more won't be a problem! To be fair, we are only plastic Yorkies really, my partner Judy is originally from County Durham, and I am from, ahem........the right side of the Pennines.:giggler:
    Having previously been tuggers for many years, and then venturing completely off piste for a couple of years, via a boat (for boat see 'hole in the water into which you keep pouring money' :swear2:), last year we eventually saw sense and stumped up for a MH. We have now had a couple of seasons for us to get to know her, and we love her.
    We are now feeling that it's about time that we are a bit more adventurous, and head over the Channel to Le France, so any advice on the subject grateful received. Also, for our sins, we are the proud owners of a 3 year old Border Terrier (Freddie), so any advice on taking pets abroad most welcome.
    We will be keeping a close eye on the forums and on the lookout for rallies planned overseas, as we would like to join in the fun with like minded folks, so if anybody knows of any such rallies, then please do point us in the right direction.
    Anyway, that's enough waffle for now. I'm off t'feed me ferrits and walk me Wippits....bye eck. Happy Funstering!

    Ian & Judy
     
  2. Ralph-n-Bev

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    Hello Ian and Judy. We spend lots of motorhoming time in North Yorkshire. But we live in West Yorkshire. Welcome to the forum.
     
  3. funflair

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    Hi, if you are going over the channel not forget to book a ferry or tunnel as its not e boat now.
     
  4. Badknee

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    Welcome, live in Yorkshire, born in Lancashire (right side of Pennines ) and your wife's a nearly a jock, loads of chances to take the pi** there. :rofl:


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  5. John Laidler

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    Big welcome! France is a great place to visit, very MH friendly and if it wasn't for the people living there it would be perfect.

    PS that last bit was a joke. I love France but my recent trip to Spain was a revelation so we are returning there next spring.
     
  6. Bailey58

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    Welcome from sunny Norfolk. (y) Oh and DevonBeekeeper, I thought the revelation was in 1936, were you there then? :LOL:
     
  7. John Laidler

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    Yes, it was a very wet year I think.
     
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    Hello :welc:
     
  9. kcy

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    My OH is from Wakefield but having immagrated to Thirsk from the US in the 60s I consider myself as coming from the REAL Yorkshire
     
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    Hello to even more Southerners !
     
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  12. Jez and Lin

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    Welcome from West Yorkshire soon to be North Yorkshire as we're moving to York very soon. :)
    Keep telling them Southerners its Grim up here then they'll never know the truth !!!
     
  13. Carol

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    Hello Welcome to the house of Fun, if you want to see what rallies are being held click on Forums at the top, then scroll down until you come to rallies planed then you can see if there are any you want to go to. :welc:
     
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    I do not wish to be pedantic but Yorkshire is the right side of the Pennines.










    Lancashire (and north west Derbyshire where I was born) are on the Correct side of the Pennines (y);)
     
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    Welcome,
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    Hi Ian & Judy and welcome to the Fun! (y):welc:
     
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    Hi and welcome from Sue

    Just did a quick run up through your area on the way to Chillingham and Lindesfarne, but there was a lot more I would have like to see, so will go back before too long I think :)
     
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    Hi, welcome , we live in West Yorkshire, have a holiday home in East Yorkshire and our lovely new (to us) motorhome that we will (we hope)n go anywhere in .....a great big welcome to you
     
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