Would you .... ?????????

Discussion in 'Motorhome Chat' started by old-mo, Jul 31, 2016.

  1. old-mo

    old-mo Funster Extra Special Life Member

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2008
    Messages:
    12,992
    Likes Received:
    40,249
    Location:
    Dorset
    Let any one stay on your property..?

    Over the last few week`s we have had a few Mo-homers and Tuggers pull in and ask if they can stay/camp..

    Most times we say no or if they are members C.C.C.GB... point them in the direction of my mate Martin who has a 5CL just up the road..

    Last night a young Dutch couple pulled in fairly late in the evening and asked if they could stop... (I asked if they were members of C.C.C.) and no was the reply..

    So I have let them stay as my invited guest...

    As it happens they are a lovely couple on the face of it, and are touring the UK for six weeks in an Old Home built Toyota van...

    Don`t know most from Tom,Dick or Harry...

    Are we being too laid back... ? :nod: :shake: :nod:

    We all way`s take a photo of the vehicle whoever stays.

    And give them a Introductory card for Motorhome Fun..

    Whether they join or not..... I don`t know..

    DSC01787 (600 x 450).jpg
     
    • Like it Like it x 15
  2. Baycott

    Baycott Funster

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2013
    Messages:
    6,483
    Likes Received:
    13,607
    Location:
    East Sussex
    I think you have exactly the correct approach Mo. You can pick and choose who you let stay and if you allowed them all, word may get around and you could find it becoming a nuisance. I like the photo idea for your added security (y)
     
    • Like it Like it x 3
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  3. big map

    big map Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2009
    Messages:
    2,506
    Likes Received:
    19,171
    Location:
    Poole
    Enjoy your sunny Sunday Sir @old-mo, it's a lovely generous thing you are doing.
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  4. jollyrodger

    jollyrodger Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2012
    Messages:
    3,797
    Likes Received:
    7,756
    Location:
    Plymouth
    Nice one Mo (y) just watch out for them French ones ;)
     
    • Funny Funny x 3
    • Like it Like it x 2
  5. Mikey RV

    Mikey RV Funster

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2010
    Messages:
    1,161
    Likes Received:
    3,258
    Location:
    Devon
    Watch out for the ones with the Irish accent towing a Hobbey offering to tar Mac your drive.
     
    • Funny Funny x 6
  6. Phillybarbour

    Phillybarbour Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2013
    Messages:
    192
    Likes Received:
    142
    Location:
    West Lancs
    Go with how you feel about the people, you will normally be right.
     
    • Like it Like it x 2
  7. yodeli

    yodeli Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2008
    Messages:
    4,497
    Likes Received:
    8,610
    Location:
    Balma (next to Toulouse) France
    Are you playing up with my nerves Mo? This is very unfair to ask such a question when I'm begging for someone to come here!:(

    I would love to have someone in my garden right now..... just for some competition with my "other very unwanted"guests":whistle:
     
    • Like it Like it x 3
  8. FIDGET

    FIDGET Funster

    Joined:
    May 7, 2011
    Messages:
    2,980
    Likes Received:
    6,153
    Location:
    Isle of Wight
    Watch out !!!!!! if that there Hampshire ( Wiltshire he says ) rogue @Popeye requests a stop !!!!
    A BIG NO NO
     
    • Funny Funny x 3
    • Like it Like it x 1
  9. old-mo

    old-mo Funster Extra Special Life Member

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2008
    Messages:
    12,992
    Likes Received:
    40,249
    Location:
    Dorset
    Frankie..... We would love to help you out and come and stay with you again... :nod: :nod: :nod:

    But just not possible... :crying1:

    I would like nothing more than to come and "Plough" up your lovely lawn again with a big fat RV...

    OH !!!!!! Memories.... :giggler:

    :lips:
    XX
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
    • Funny Funny x 1
  10. GeriatricWanderer

    GeriatricWanderer Funster

    Joined:
    Feb 1, 2015
    Messages:
    1,123
    Likes Received:
    4,147
    Location:
    Back to a very damp and cold Essex :-(
    Sounds just like what Brexit will achieve - your property, your decision who enters and who doesn't.
    Invite in those visitors you wish.
     
    • Like it Like it x 7
  11. Popeye

    Popeye Funster

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2011
    Messages:
    7,985
    Likes Received:
    18,309
    Location:
    New Forest
    Gut feel Mo, wonderful thing and rarely lets you down. Mind you, if anyone calls from the South Island or even if they LOOK like Ner-do-wells then give them the Spanish Archer.

    For Example..........

    Fidget.JPG
     
    • Funny Funny x 5
    • Like it Like it x 1
  12. old-mo

    old-mo Funster Extra Special Life Member

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2008
    Messages:
    12,992
    Likes Received:
    40,249
    Location:
    Dorset
    I have met the shady character on the right a few times... :Eeek:

    It`s his childhood bride I feel sorry for... :wink::rofl:
     
    • Funny Funny x 2
    • Like it Like it x 1
  13. PP Bear

    PP Bear Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2013
    Messages:
    2,371
    Likes Received:
    7,220
    Location:
    UK
    Good karma old-mo, good karma :)
     
    • Like it Like it x 2
  14. JJ

    JJ Funster

    Joined:
    May 1, 2008
    Messages:
    15,014
    Likes Received:
    26,998
    Location:
    Quinta Majay, Pinheiro Bordalo, Portugal
    I have a simple way to find out if motorhomers wishing to visit QMJ are suitable or not.

    I play them a couple of Man City videos and if their eyes light up with excitement every time City score yet another goal, they can stay.

    Of course they must be Funsters first.

    Mind you... if they are professionals with a strimmer/rake/shovel/pickaxe etc they can bypass the footy test (but not the Funster one).

    JJ :cool:
     
    • Funny Funny x 2
  15. yodeli

    yodeli Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2008
    Messages:
    4,497
    Likes Received:
    8,610
    Location:
    Balma (next to Toulouse) France

    CHEEKY !!! Mind you it's all back to normal now!!!
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  16. Speve

    Speve Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2013
    Messages:
    2,226
    Likes Received:
    1,898
    Location:
    Salisbury
    Nice one Mo but wait till they put you as a stop in Camper contact app I should bone up on my Dutch if I were you(y)(y)(y);)
     
    • Funny Funny x 5
    • Like it Like it x 1
  17. EX51SSS

    EX51SSS Banned

    Joined:
    Jul 18, 2015
    Messages:
    3,309
    Likes Received:
    6,271
    Location:
    North Manchester
    Brexit blamed again!!!!!
     
  18. pappajohn

    pappajohn Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2007
    Messages:
    30,255
    Likes Received:
    17,924
    Location:
    YO11 2BD
    They don't ask !!!
     
  19. FIDGET

    FIDGET Funster

    Joined:
    May 7, 2011
    Messages:
    2,980
    Likes Received:
    6,153
    Location:
    Isle of Wight
    Listen here you 2 ,@old-mo ,& @Popeye
    My child bride of 48 years cost me 7shillings & a tanner back then !!
    She has been a Kept Woman & has been well cared for in all that time by ME ,
    I'm beginning to show my age a little now after all that hard work , I've put in.
    I wouldn't be surprised if I didn't start to go grey soon !!
     
    • Funny Funny x 4
  20. Popeye

    Popeye Funster

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2011
    Messages:
    7,985
    Likes Received:
    18,309
    Location:
    New Forest
    Watja reckon Fun Buddies, shall we have a wip-round and buy the old git a mirror and perhumps a pair of monocles or should we just let him see a picture of himself.

    He's a big strong boy he should be able to take it and lets face it his carer Ann will be close at hand..:imoutahere:
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
    • Funny Funny x 1
Loading...

Share This Page