North or South?

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  1. DesRes

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    The half term holiday starts tomorrow, hurrah!:BigGrin:
    It's blowing a gale with squally showers in Wigan right now, boo!:Angry:

    I'm trying to pack the van up between the showers, it's a slow job but just a about finished...

    There's no fixed plan of which way to head yet, we're "weather watching", ha...:Rofl1:
    Brollies and wellies are packed...:thumb:

    So which way do we go?
    The Missus reckons Scotland, East Coast, maybe St. Andrews...I'm easy.:Cool:
     
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    Lovely day up here today but looks bad on Friday!:Cool:
     
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    Where is "Up here" JOHNSTEY?
    Yes, just about everywhere looks to be getting hit with something on Friday.
     
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    I'd like to tell you to come to the sunny south but it doesn't look like it's going to be that sunny :Sad:
     
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    looking at that weather forecast leicester looks best failing that norfolk
     
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    We are on Tayside at the moment.We have been at Tayview Monifieth for a week or so.Nice site if you like the sound of the sea!:thumb:
     
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    Looking at hilldwellers very helpful forecast I think we will go back to Edinburgh on Monday!:thumb:
     
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    Lovely and sunny here today, I'd say give dumfries and Galloway a try loads to do and see and wall to wall sunshine :Rofl1:
     
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    Agreed, use it all the time to plan kitesurfing trips to the beach.:thumb:

    We're heading North!

    Nothing fixed but will make it over the border by tomorrow evening, all the toys in the van.
    10 days away, longest yet in this particular machine. Happy days.:BigGrin:
     
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    They have about 4 pitches left at Searles Hunstanton.

    Loads to do there even if it is raining.

    we are there this weekend as they have a charity auction on saturday night.

    tell them gail referred you xxxxx
     
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    Yes it was quite nice here with us too, but have you seen the forecast from tomorrow night going into Friday?:cry: :rain: We're supposed to be coming into Dumfries on Friday, but might take a rain check on that:BigGrin: I was developing webbed feet the last time I looked......

    Bill
     
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    ha ha! Just read this - that is SO funny! I did wonder that someone that goes there must be on this forum!!! I live in Monifieth!

    "sound of the sea" and wind/rain.............lovely but don't go for the sun!

    Pinkie :thumb:
     
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    Hi,we have spent quite a lot of time on both Riverside and Tayview sites since selling our house in Angus three months ago.The jury is still out on if to buy a UK 'base' on Tayside or in Edinburgh.Usual family reasons!
    Had some lovely days on both these sites pitched right next to the water watching the kite surfers and we have seen a fair amount of sun!:thumb:
     
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    Strangely enough, I have walked past your van this week, as it's my usual dog walk. I have a friend who used to have a static on the site and he said you meet the friendliest/most down to earth people there, it is a lovely setting. :thumb:
     
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    Thanks a lot for this website. I didn't know it existed. I shall use it a lot.
     
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