Thanks to TGI's Fridays.

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  1. slverdreamers

    slverdreamers Read Only Funster

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    Just a big thank you to the above at Fareham near Southampton, who let us park on their carpark overnight when we came off the Le Havre ferry at 10 p.m Wednesday, they even said make sure we parked under their security camera so we felt safe, didn't have to have a meal or a drink, though we did go in for a glass of wine. I was so surprised how helpful they were, it just goes to show that it pays to ask.
     
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  2. motorhomelover

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    the old saying shy lads get nowt
    spring to mind :Rofl1:

    worked for me on thA170 scarbrough road at about 9.00pm
    knocked on farm house door asked if i could park
    nice lady told me to open the gate and park at the rear for a quite night from the road + nice view in the morning
    same in France when lost late at night
    the worst they can say is NO
    not many will tho
    people in general are nice and will help :thumb:
     
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    We had a bad trip back from Spain once with bad weather etc. Just had enough of driving and no aires within a reasonable distance. Spotted a local Mayors office with a light in...
    Popped in and "gestured" about staying on his car park ( my French is cr**) and made very welcome.. :thumb:
     
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    We did that in Scotland a few years back. We couldn't find anywhere to park and it was dark then we saw what looked like a works car park. Sandy went and asked at the cottage and they were fine with it. :BigGrin:

    Ivy
     
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