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Upcoming 2014 Meets...... Suggestions

Discussion in 'Yorkshire & Humberside' started by mark_S3, Nov 23, 2013.

  1. MGauky
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    [Nov 26, 2013]
    great fun for a few short miles !!
    Hope we can get some good clear weather in december for another :weight_lift2:
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  2. mark_S3
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    [Nov 28, 2013]
    Anyone else interested in the meet at Squires on the 14th.
    Need to know numbers before I make contact with Squires Cafe.

    Thank You.
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    [Nov 28, 2013]
    how many are going then bud
    im looking forward to meeting with you all
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    [Nov 28, 2013]
    There is 7 confirmed and one maybe.
    Hopefully a good turn out.

    And always glad to welcome and meet new members. ;-)
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    [Nov 28, 2013]
    I'll be posting up on Saturday with full details on the meet.
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    [Nov 28, 2013]
    Well chaps you all no I would love to make it but as its a busy time of the year in my trade I'm unfortunately working Monday to Saturday every day till Christmas and maybe an odd Sunday. :( if anything gets moved around job wise I will do my upmost to make it to the meet but unless its late on or on a Sunday the chances will be very slim.
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    [Nov 29, 2013]
    Put me down as a maybe on this - depends on work!

    And in terms of putting a calendar together, can this include shows and events?
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    [Nov 29, 2013]
    There is a site events calendar active for the big events tbh...

    Shaun.
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  9. mark_S3
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    [Nov 29, 2013]
    Please bear with me on this one.

    Calendar will be put together once we have confirmed our new monthly meet program and full details have been arranged.

    Additional meets will/can be added along with major meets.
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    [Nov 29, 2013]
    Provisional meet @ Squires attending list:

    1. mark_s3
    2. ShaunS3
    3. Phil-1 (maybe)
    4. MGauky
    5. Rrobson
    6. Piedone
    7. Jonathaan
    8. Drewvic
    9. JS3 (maybe)
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    [Nov 30, 2013]
    Sorry people... Didn't get chance to pop to Squires today. Had to get two new tyres and renew the front brakes. Will be taking a trip over tomorrow.

    Full details will be confirmed tomorrow afternoon.
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    [Nov 30, 2013]
    Might join you ... While sun is out !!!:cool:
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    [Nov 30, 2013]
    Feel free to tag along Mark.... Will be around 12ish. Can meet you somewhere? Just want to pop over and introduce myself and the forum.

    No heavy right foot driving though.... Lol
    Need to gently bed in the new disc and pads. ;-)
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    [Nov 30, 2013]
    of course !! A leisurely drive in the countryside !:)
    Pm sent !
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    [Dec 1, 2013]
    Hmmmm.....
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    [Dec 1, 2013]
    Right Guys and Girls.... Full details will be up shortly via a new post.
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    [Dec 1, 2013]
    Last edited: Dec 1, 2013
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    [Dec 16, 2013]
    Good Evening People.....

    Due to the success of previous meets recently I'm in the mood to get some good ones planned for next year.

    This one I'm thinking of maybe new to you, but Im sure the majority will the interested.

    I'm planning to hold talks with some detailing/valeting companies to see whether they will hold a detailing event day for us lot.
    I've seen and heard various meets at these places where they will give short tutorials on car care using various products.
    They generally let people try products out and give out advice on what's the best products etc.....
    Then I'm hoping to arrange with the company some group discount should you wish to purchase there products.
    Seem as these companies open throughout the week and Saturday's, I will arrange this to happen on a Saturday morning.
    Regarding when, well seems as March is a good time to give something a spring clean and wash away the winter dirt, I'm planning March 2014. Good time to get the motor into action for the events and show season.

    What I need to know from you lot, is whether you will the interested in this to happen.

    Any suggestions feel free to post.
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    [Dec 16, 2013]
    sounds like a great idea mark. its certainly something id be interested in attending. might be an idea to open this up to other regions too, there will be others interested in this also.

    sat will probably be the day most are likely to attend, certainly in my case. keep us updated with this though, sounds exciting
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    [Dec 16, 2013]
    Yes it does sound like a good idea. Something different that I'm sure most people will appreciate the advice and tutorials.
    I'll have a chat with Sandra, regarding opening upto other regionals.
    Regarding a day. Saturday does sound good. We could possibly meet up first and have some breakfast. Go to the event the go for a good drive and a photo session to show off our shine.
    I'll keep everyone posted but for the time being. Sit back and hold in there.
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    [Dec 18, 2013]
    Right people....

    Needing some interest on this meet. Ideally need a list of possible attendees before end of year to pass onto the companies that i'm planning on speaking to.

    At the moment I have briefly spoken to a company, who has agreed to hold an event for us, although would be better to give him more of a idea on numbers.

    I'm planning to arrange this for March/April time next year. At the moment it will be on a Saturday, however it could also be a Sunday.

    The event will more than likely be as follows:

    - Meet up at a location, breakfast?, coffee, etc
    - Drive to the company
    - Short tutorials, demo, hints and tips on car care
    - Discussions, etc
    - Then some product shopping (Hoping to negotiate some good discount)
    - Photo's
    - Then after the event, a good drive somewhere.
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    [Dec 18, 2013]
    I'm up for this !
    Where is the proposed detailer ??

    For some reason i can't reply from website i have had to use tapatalk to post :(
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    [Dec 18, 2013]
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    [Dec 18, 2013]
    All be revealed soon Mark....

    Had some slight discussion with one company today, although I need to speak to them again.

    All I need is numbers. More the better. ;-)
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    [Dec 18, 2013]
    Good shout... There Shaun!

    Definitely have this place for breakfast time ;-)
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    [Dec 18, 2013]
    I'm interested. ;-)
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    [Dec 19, 2013]
    Good to hear Phil...

    Make sure you bring the biscuits for the tea break ;-)
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    [Dec 19, 2013]
    I always carry a emergency supply.
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    [Dec 19, 2013]
    You'll definitely want me to join you on the breakfast. I work for nestle and get 20% off food bill. I'm interested too
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    [Dec 19, 2013]
    Now that sound like my kind of job ;-)

    Do you work at the York site?
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    [Dec 19, 2013]
    Yeah I do so if you want some cheap chocolate or a giant kit kat for a charity event or anything give me a shout.
    I best stock up ready for a meet lol
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    [Dec 19, 2013]
    I will get an order ready ;-)
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    [Dec 19, 2013]
    Feel free mate.
    no point me working for nestle and not letting everyone enjoy the fruits of my labour lol. Get good discount on dolce gusto coffee pods too if you drink them, I personally don't but a box is about £2 I think or maybe cheaper.
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    I like my coffee, but I have a Tassimo system :-(
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    [Dec 19, 2013]
    [​IMG]

    Is this what it looks like.... Lol
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    Well when you want to move machines lol we get them for about £30 or £40.
    Like I said. I don't like the stuff, don't even like the smell. Glad we don't make it at York.
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    [Dec 19, 2013]
    Im in for sure mate totally excellent idea bud
    Something thatsbwill be very interesting
    So get my name down for a defo mate
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    Well up for this mark, just hope it falls on a weekend when I'm off, I've ran out of holidays I don't get any more till April :crying:
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    [Dec 30, 2013]
    Any news on what, when and where :)
    Phil
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    [Dec 30, 2013]
    Not yet Phil....

    I've briefly spoken to a company who is willing to hold the event, but needing some more interest off here, so it's worth his while to open up for us.

    I'll be in touch shortly....
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