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Convoy from the North and West along the M6

Discussion in 'Major UK Events' started by jojo, Aug 1, 2013.

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    Right, following on from the midlands convoy thread, I propose M6 Corley Services as a meeting point, it's between J3-4 off the M6, I'm guessing it's around 40 odd miles from there, so at a leisurely cruise at the speed limit, to keep the bugs off our cars, we should be at the venue within an hour?

    You are welcome to get there earlier of course, but I plan to leave @830 sharp!

    Anyone else up for it, please sign up! :)

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    It's an hour from my house to them services then 40 mins from there to aitp can someone add me to the list please I'm on the iPad before going to work, I'll get there for 8ish and get some breakfast
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    Thanks jojo
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    I'm in :D and I promise we won't drive fast again Al :p
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    There won't be many of us on the convoy, how will we find each other at the services?
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    You will not miss them Andy
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    Ok, I'll be there around 8ish
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    is there a maccies there for brekkie?

    I will be there with the wife and little man and probably running late as usual lol!!
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    There's Burger King and KFC, doubt they'd be open @8 though Nilzy!
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    Oh what!! May have to leave earlier to get some brekkie in that case. I doubt it Though....lol
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    Nilz I'm planning on getting there about 7.50 - 8am to pop into the shop to get some breakkie, ill try find a big area of open space parking spaces so that we can park all together, ill even park far away from the building to get the space
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    Carpark is quite big, I usually just drive in and park to the left or right, nowhere near the building.
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    Ok, I'll try park nearest to the entrance of the services slip road away from services
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    No worries Andy, to be honest, we may have something at home as we will have our lad with us...so will probably just meet up with you guys there.
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    I now wont be able to attend this now, work calls :(
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    Just you, or both you and your mate can't make it?
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    I dont think hes going to make it either
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    Really sorry guys im not going to be able to make this now as my lad hasnt been well all nite so going to stay nearby and look after him, have fun everyone and get plenty of pics.
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    Just a quick curve ball...there's a handful of TT's meeting at Corley Services M6 southbound between 8.15 - 8.30 if you fancy a bigger cruise to the show.
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    Cheers, they can if they want, I've just arrive at Corley services, the ford kids have just left in there convoy about 15 cars
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    Alright mate, only just saw this, there was 2 TTs parked up when we left.
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