New People from Polperro in S.E Cornwall.

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by G1YDQ, Nov 18, 2014.

  1. G1YDQ

    G1YDQ Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2014
    Messages:
    50
    Likes Received:
    27
    Location:
    Polperro
    Hello All,

    My name is John and my wife is Denise, we live just above the small fishing village of Polperro in S.E Cornwall. I have just retired from Lorry driving back in August. Denise has been retired for a few years now from the "pub trade"

    Although we have been "motorhoming" since about 2005 our 1997 Swift Sundance that we bought last year is our first real go at it. We know we have a lot to learn, and are looking forward to peoples input when I know we will need to "ask" on the Forums.

    We are both licenced radio amateurs myself holding the call sign G1YDQ and Denise 2E0PDQ. I have made a few "mods" to our van so that we can take advantage of our other hobby.
    Kind Regards,
    John and Denise.
     
  2. scousebird

    scousebird Funster

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2012
    Messages:
    13,546
    Likes Received:
    20,462
    Location:
    South East Kent
    Hello :welc:
     
    • Like Like x 1
  3. johnp10

    johnp10 Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2009
    Messages:
    7,638
    Likes Received:
    14,190
    Location:
    North Lincolnshire
    Hi folks and welcome.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  4. Sheddy

    Sheddy Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2010
    Messages:
    859
    Likes Received:
    2,661
    Location:
    Burry Port South Wales / Benidorm
    Hi and welcome to the fun:welc:
     
    • Like Like x 1
  5. big bertha

    big bertha Funster

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2012
    Messages:
    1,555
    Likes Received:
    6,513
    Location:
    Northumberland
    Welcome from Scotland. :welc:
     
    • Like Like x 1
  6. davidbaldam

    davidbaldam Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2012
    Messages:
    2,863
    Likes Received:
    6,422
    Location:
    Market Harborough
    Hi and welcome to FUN and as you will find out, this is the best forum on the net for all and any Motorhoming questions you may have and you never know some of the answers might be of use. Only kidding you couldn't buy the kind of information and knowledge that the members of here share. (y)
     
    • Like Like x 1
  7. dreckly

    dreckly Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    May 13, 2009
    Messages:
    99
    Likes Received:
    58
    Location:
    cornwall
    Welcome to the club, the folk are great here.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  8. Hollyberry

    Hollyberry Funster

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2011
    Messages:
    3,790
    Likes Received:
    7,329
    Location:
    Paignton, Devon.
    Hello and welcome to Fun.
    Cornwall is first on my places to visit list when my new camper van arrives.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  9. Janine

    Janine Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2007
    Messages:
    4,816
    Likes Received:
    7,736
    Location:
    Sunny Shropshire
    Hello and welcome to the Fun! :)
     
    • Like Like x 1
  10. rangitira

    rangitira Funster

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2010
    Messages:
    6,253
    Likes Received:
    12,383
    Location:
    Cornwall
    Welcome to the funniest Forum , They are all nuts!
     
    • Like Like x 1
  11. Baycott

    Baycott Funster

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2013
    Messages:
    6,302
    Likes Received:
    10,494
    Location:
    East Sussex
    Hi John and Denise and welcome to the madhouse. :welc:
    Beautiful part of the county you hail from!!!
     
    • Like Like x 1
  12. John Laidler

    John Laidler Funster

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2013
    Messages:
    8,564
    Likes Received:
    11,537
    Location:
    Plympton, Devon
    Big welcome, lots of nice places to go in Cornwall. Glad you live outside Polperro, lovely village but not for MHs!
     
    • Like Like x 2
  13. JayDee

    JayDee Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 7, 2007
    Messages:
    1,312
    Likes Received:
    166
    Location:
    N. Devon
    My thought as well. Visited Polperro for the first time last month; but we've only been living in Devon for 11 years, so these things take time. :)

    Welcome to Fun, John and Denise.


    John
     
    • Like Like x 1
  14. Al-Di

    Al-Di Funster

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2014
    Messages:
    900
    Likes Received:
    2,998
    Location:
    prestwich
    Welcome,
    Alan + Diane,
     
    • Like Like x 1
  15. Shazrick

    Shazrick Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2013
    Messages:
    870
    Likes Received:
    232
    Location:
    Lincolnshire
    Hello:welc:
     
    • Like Like x 1
  16. f6c

    f6c Funster

    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2010
    Messages:
    2,861
    Likes Received:
    729
    Location:
    gloucestershire
    Welcome aboard;)
     
    • Like Like x 1
  17. DuxDeluxe

    DuxDeluxe Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2008
    Messages:
    9,327
    Likes Received:
    25,017
    Location:
    Planet Zog
    Welcome on board John and Denise. Nice part of the country to be in. :welc:
     
    • Like Like x 1
  18. Badknee

    Badknee Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2014
    Messages:
    3,640
    Likes Received:
    15,216
    Location:
    notloB
    Welcome, were newbies too, Polperro is great on foot or horse drawn bus.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  19. G1YDQ

    G1YDQ Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2014
    Messages:
    50
    Likes Received:
    27
    Location:
    Polperro
    The horse bus went a couple of years ago Paul. Just the converted milk float thingies now. We don't go down the village much, tis £4:00 to park if your there for 4 minutes or 4 hours. On top of that we are 400 feet above sea level, it's alright going down, back ups a bit much as ti uphill all the way.

    John.
     
  20. Badknee

    Badknee Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2014
    Messages:
    3,640
    Likes Received:
    15,216
    Location:
    notloB
    Gone eh, that's a shame. Yes it's not cheap parking there that's for sure.
     
    • Like Like x 1
Loading...

Share This Page