We've got our new van!!!!

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  1. PenelopePitstop

    PenelopePitstop Funster Life Member

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    Picked up our WildAx Aurora on Thursday - it's brill!

    Great to drive - not moved into it yet - still sorting out what is going in it and what is staying in the caravan :Wink:

    Going to spend a few days getting things sorted then off the see Dave Newell to get cruise control fitted :thumb: - then a quick whizz around the country to try it out for a few miles before we head off to Spain towing the caravan!:Rofl1::Rofl1:

    If you see us on the road give us a wave!
     

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  2. Carol

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    Marie & Rex so pleased you have got your wheels back, bet you are itching to get on the road. Enjoy :thumb:
     
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    Great news but what a pity the timing is wrong - you'll miss the Windy Harbour winter :Laughing:

    Get Dave to fit a solar panel for you as well. The one he fitted for us is great.
     
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  4. PenelopePitstop

    PenelopePitstop Funster Life Member

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    It already IS winter on Windy Harbour - it's flippin' freezin'!

    We've had a solar panel put on by WildAx Graham. The cruise control was the only thing they didn't do.:Smile:
     
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    :party2:Congratulations:party2:


    On the other hand, we thought we'd never get rid of you:Wink:

    :thumb:Hope its all OK and have safe travels down to Spain:thumb:
     
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    Freezin' in the Derbyshire tropics? Never :Laughing::Laughing:

    I should have known you would have already sorted the panel :BigGrin:
     
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    :clap::clap::clap::beer::beer::yeah::yeah:



    What a great piece of news Marie and Rex! Must have been hard to wait for it that long!

    Any chance you'll be coming my way or, still wanting to go straight down by ferry?


    Affectueusement

    Frankie:thumb::thumb:
     
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    BRILLIANT.

    Well done Baby Sis.

    You can leave the caravan at the top of the track and the van will fly up and down QMJ's drive.

    Bring pies...

    JJ :Cool:
     
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    Sorry Frankie - we're heading straight down to Zahora - don't fancy messing about on a long journey with the caravan behind us! See you in the spring if not before xoxxoox :cry-smile:

    Sorry Big Bro not chancing QMJ this year!! Anyway we've still got a front wheel drive van - you need to put a tarmac drive in for us! Or make sure it doesn't rain! :Wink::Wink::Wink: xoxox
     
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    It doesn't rain here when you are not here!

    You brought it from Stretford.

    JJ :Cool:
     
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    You started the trend and I'm your first convert.:Blush: I have my Autocruise Pace so all I need is the caravan. Watch this space.
    Hope to be on that Santander or Bilbao ferry with caravan in tow, by the end of the month.:thumb:

    Pete:Cool:
     
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    Yippee!!

    Really pleased you have your new van - good luck with it - and many happy travels in it.

    Pete and Di xx
     
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    Wow we've started something haven't we? :Rofl1::Rofl1:

    We're planning to be on the Plymouth Santander on Oct 28th - if we don't make that it will have to be one out of Portsmouth - may see you on the trip!:Smile:
     
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    Exciting !

    Hope for everyone's sake the ferry employees don't fall out with their employers again.
     
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    Brill ENJOY :BigGrin:
    terry
     
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    towing a caravan behind it......Oh dear, you'll look like Itinerants :Laughing:
     
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    Been weird not seeing you guys at all the meets this year, Rex has missed some great jamming sessions and Marie you've missed a few gallons of red:BigGrin:

    See you soon xx
     
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    Congratulations, enjoy:thumb:
     
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    PenelopePitstop Funster Life Member

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    What are you trying to say Jim? I don't drink Ribena!!:Laughing:
    You'll see plenty of us next year! :Rofl1::Rofl1:

    See you soon I hope!
    xoxox
     
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    Don't forget you do not have much weight to play with in the Caravan.

    I am speaking from experience :Sad::Sad::Eeek:

    Weighed ours on the move to the new site 250kgs over weight, Now got to work out what can be removed before the trip to Spain. :Eeek::Eeek::Eek!::Eek!::Eek!:
     
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