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Post by GreySilver Beast » Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:46 pm

Cheshire currently comes under HIGH on the 3 tier system launch yesterday by the government :!:

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Post by mrspiller » Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:28 pm

So what are these restrictions ?
No travel in or out etc ?


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Post by GreySilver Beast » Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:33 pm

They are on the Government Website Wayne :thumleft: - Events Team

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Post by Mpv2k3 » Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:37 pm

mrspiller wrote:
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So what are these restrictions ?
No travel in or out etc ?


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Mpv2k3 wrote:
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So what are these restrictions ?
No travel in or out etc ?


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Post by GreySilver Beast » Thu Oct 15, 2020 7:04 pm

This trackday is now SOLD OUT =D> - Events Team

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Post by GreySilver Beast » Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:13 pm

Nick has confirmed those who booked garages will be placed next to each other, so at least we can all enjoy the day together =D>

I will have Water and Crisps in my garage for you to come and help yourselves too during the day :thumleft:

Would also recommend bringing your camping chairs for something to sit on, as the Restaurant Cafe will be takeaway only :!:

At the moment Cheshire is Tier2 (High) :roll: , but maybe Tier3 (Very High) by the time we get to this trackday though :roll:


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Post by MightyCondor » Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:17 pm

Would that mean that us low risk types can still attend but people living near the track wouldn't be allowed?

If so I'm tempted to book some Northern track days on the hope of having the place mostly to myself

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Post by Neilparry » Thu Oct 22, 2020 8:51 pm

After asking the question I Received this from Nick today, as all these restrictions may hamper my ability to attend this, if mr Drakeford has anything to do with it...........he’s already made me cancel next week away in the cotswolds and a weekend at the Celtic Manor 3 times hopefully not this as well.

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As you will appreciate this is a very fluid situation. However I have spoken to MSV and there is no requirement at the moment for the venues to close. They are Covid Secure venues as well.

As for restrictions on travel. It is very difficult for me to advise here. While I treat Covid-19 seriously, currently the Oulton Park event is fully paid for. So unless MSV have a reason to close the venue the days is going ahead. Effectively the money that people have paid to come has been spent and we will not get it back. Our understanding of the current legislation is that it is not for us as event hosts or MSV as even venue to police any travel plans of guests. My very great predicament is that if I ask people from certain tiers not to attend then I then accept the responsibility to refund customers. In particular tiers can change swiftly.

I am happy in both the procedures MSV have put in place at their venues and also in our own Covid risk assessment procedures that we meet guidance and recommendations on “Hands, Face, Space” and so believe the event is OK to continue.



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Post by GreySilver Beast » Thu Oct 22, 2020 9:12 pm

Neil, I was at Blyton Park last weekend and must say Nick and his team ran a very tight safe ship there and have no reason to think anything will be any different at Oulton Park =D> =D> =D> =D>

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Post by ChrisHolmes » Thu Oct 22, 2020 9:20 pm

Hmm! I see on Facebook that for the Open Track day at Silverstone Dave is advising people of the Silverstone circuits policy that people in Tier 3 areas should not to attend, driving license addresses will be checked and if in a Tier 3 area entry will be refused. Silverstone is apparently a designated Covid free area and tightly policed.
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Post by Neilparry » Thu Oct 22, 2020 9:21 pm

Yes Nigel
It’s not the organiser it’s the f#*<ing governments.
I was asking if the restrictions stop me travelling would there be the opportunity to get credit on the booking.
As long as the welsh government lifts its fire brake lockdown and don’t add any other travel restrictions I should be ok.


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Post by GreySilver Beast » Thu Oct 22, 2020 9:50 pm

Dave at OpenTrack is refunding his clients if they can't come because of the Tier System =D> , however MOT, Javelin and other track companies are only giving Credit towards next years trackdays instead :(

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Post by mrspiller » Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:08 pm

ChrisHolmes wrote:Hmm! I see on Facebook that for the Open Track day at Silverstone Dave is advising people of the Silverstone circuits policy that people in Tier 3 areas should not to attend, driving license addresses will be checked and if in a Tier 3 area entry will be refused. Silverstone is apparently a designated Covid free area and tightly policed.
I seen that
That’s their choice I guess


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Post by MightyCondor » Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:09 pm

This is going to evolve rapidly. Within a matter of weeks I imagine much of the country will be in the top two tiers and trackdays will start becoming unviable under the current arrangements if too many people aren't allowed to attend.

Hopefully most of us will make it to Oulton, but I'd be less confident about the December ones :(

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Neilparry wrote:After asking the question I Received this from Nick today, as all these restrictions may hamper my ability to attend this, if mr Drakeford has anything to do with it...........he’s already made me cancel next week away in the cotswolds and a weekend at the Celtic Manor 3 times Imagehopefully not this as well.

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As you will appreciate this is a very fluid situation. However I have spoken to MSV and there is no requirement at the moment for the venues to close. They are Covid Secure venues as well.

As for restrictions on travel. It is very difficult for me to advise here. While I treat Covid-19 seriously, currently the Oulton Park event is fully paid for. So unless MSV have a reason to close the venue the days is going ahead. Effectively the money that people have paid to come has been spent and we will not get it back. Our understanding of the current legislation is that it is not for us as event hosts or MSV as even venue to police any travel plans of guests. My very great predicament is that if I ask people from certain tiers not to attend then I then accept the responsibility to refund customers. In particular tiers can change swiftly.

I am happy in both the procedures MSV have put in place at their venues and also in our own Covid risk assessment procedures that we meet guidance and recommendations on “Hands, Face, Space” and so believe the event is OK to continue.



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Surely you’d have been better waiting until you were told you couldn’t attend by the TDO ?


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Post by Neilparry » Fri Oct 23, 2020 8:38 am

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Post by GreySilver Beast » Sat Oct 31, 2020 5:31 pm

Looks like this trackday will get cancelled this month :( and we will then all receive a Credit Note from MOT for us to use next year :!: :!: :!: :!:

Hopefully the Premier Inn will play ball with Refunds [-o<


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Post by Neilparry » Sat Oct 31, 2020 5:33 pm

Waiting for Boris atm to get out of bed lol.


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Post by mrspiller » Sat Oct 31, 2020 5:39 pm

Pretty sure premier inn said you could re book another date or words of that nature


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Post by shroom » Sat Oct 31, 2020 5:56 pm

I'm half glad if it does get moved, trying to keep up with all the different restrictions was taking the shine off bothering to get my car ready

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Post by bigpete » Sat Oct 31, 2020 6:00 pm

So looks like I’ll have to do my own local track then, need to gets some cones to put out on the apex of the corners lol. I suppose a roundabout can be used as a hairpin 😂😂
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Post by mrspiller » Sat Oct 31, 2020 6:01 pm

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Post by bigpete » Sat Oct 31, 2020 6:02 pm

Well yes I could do that as still green with weeds
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Post by GreySilver Beast » Sat Oct 31, 2020 6:24 pm

Found the following in the Premier Inn Email regarding the booking that was made : Covid-19 :thumleft:

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