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Shropshire / West Midlands Meet - Friday 12th July - **7pm**

Pub meets, drives and social events. For good food and good company while the car stays in the car park, or for a pleasurable drive through the countryside.
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Post by goodeggbob » Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:18 pm

Hi all ,just testing the water here.i was wondering whether there is any mileage in trying to arrange a regular meet in or around Shropshire. my nearest to
Wn is Oswestry so how about say a 50 mile radius of that. this could include Wrexham,Shrewsbury,Bridgnorth,Telford,Bala and Newtown, to name a few.
anyone with any suggestions,regarding location,times etc,please post on this topic and lets see what we can come up with. we may even end up overlapping other meets,but that should be a good thing.thanks, rob. :thumleft:

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Date & Time - Friday 12th July at 7pm

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Re: Potential for a Meet in Shropshire Area.

Post by goodeggbob » Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:28 pm

it seems there are very few rx8,s around shropshire,i cant believe i am the only one.

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Post by Salokin » Fri Apr 12, 2019 8:45 pm

I'm in Stafford so Newport and Telford are pretty close to me. Shrewsbury is about an hour for me so not too bad. Still small numbers though

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Post by goodeggbob » Fri Apr 12, 2019 9:09 pm

thanks for that,we have got to start somewhere ,i suppose a few more replies would indicate who is where and who is interested. perhaps if people expressed an interest first ,then a mutual place and time could be thrashed out.

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Post by goodeggbob » Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:45 pm

had a great run out today with a fellow rx8 owner, we covered most of the areas mentioned above,could have done with a few more though. anyone else interested? maybe next month, any suggestions will be very welcome,rob.

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Post by Salokin » Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:06 pm

Hi Rob,

Yeah I would be if I'm free .

Let me know, would be great!

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Post by GreySilver Beast » Sun Apr 14, 2019 11:06 pm

Let me know Rob and I will do my level best to make your first Meet :thumleft:

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Post by goodeggbob » Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:39 am

than you both for your interest, i could do with hearing a few more views so we can decide on times ,locations etc, thanks rob

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Post by shroom » Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:53 am

Didn't see the post sorry mate, there are plenty of rx-8 about just not on the forum I bet. Wouldn't mind joining but got a fairly busy schedule ATM so would depend on dates etc :-)

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Post by goodeggbob » Mon Apr 15, 2019 8:01 am

thanks paul Tom,now we are getting somewhere. with the interest shown so far ,shrewsbury/telford area looks good,my son will be joining the forum soon so he can get it on facebook. my tech skills limit me to the forum,rob.
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goodeggbob wrote:thanks paul Tom,now we are getting somewhere. with the interest shown so far ,shrewsbury/telford area looks good,my son will be joining the forum soon so he can get it on facebook. my tech skills limit me to the forum,rob.
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Post by goodeggbob » Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:44 pm

thanks tom,are you sure its not paul?

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goodeggbob wrote:thanks tom,are you sure its not paul?
Nope never been known as Paul haha

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Tom only gets called Paul when he's being a Slave :lol: :twisted:
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Post by DaveKimberley » Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:01 pm

I'm in Stafford and would be interested.
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Post by goodeggbob » Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:21 pm

next up ,what is preferred, weekends or evenings,personally i dont mind either,what are your thoughts?

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Post by DaveKimberley » Tue Apr 16, 2019 4:26 pm

Evenings are easier for me
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Post by goodeggbob » Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:03 pm

any other views?

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Post by Salokin » Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:44 pm

Evenings for me too

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Not really fussed either way :-)

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Post by goodeggbob » Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:02 pm

i wouldnt want to tread on nigels toes, i think i'll stick with tom.
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Post by 722Adam » Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:35 pm

Only just come across this. I am not overly far away and could potentially make this if it's in the right direction. Evenings better for me. Will keep an eye on out :thumleft:
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Post by goodeggbob » Wed Apr 17, 2019 7:47 am

thanks all ,we seem to be getting a few replies now,and evenings seem to be favourite ,which is fine for the summer. at the moment somewhere around whitchurch looks to be doable for the majority. what if we went for whitchurch as a get started meet ,and then work on moving location for the next one,and so on. i think once we get the first one under our belt ,the next will simply fall into place. from my research, the middle of a month would be best,so as not to conflict with the midlands meet.
so,what do you all think, and any suggestions would be very welcome,rob.
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