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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby CitroJim » Wed Feb 27, 2013 8:40 pm

That's bloody annoying when you go through all that and then find they didn’t have it Steve :evil:

One good thing about the X rally venue is it is very spacious and open and exposed so nothing can linger for long and it's easy to escape/avoid it...

The decorators were in at work today and white spirit fumes were wafting around the office. It got borderline whether or not I was going to bail out but luckily they were quite transitory..

Reason is I'm very allergic to white spirit and anything containing it; inhalation of the vapours brings on a kind of asthma attack.
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby myglaren » Wed Feb 27, 2013 9:10 pm

CitroJim wrote:
One good thing about the X rally venue is it is very spacious and open and exposed so nothing can linger for long and it's easy to escape/avoid it...



Yep, that is the main point in it's favour Jim.
Hope it is a bit armer than last year though.
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby CitroJim » Thu Feb 28, 2013 6:15 am

I do too. It was just a touch chilly but the year before, the first one, was absolutely beautiful... Like a midsummer's day without the rain!!!
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby Citroenmad » Fri Mar 01, 2013 10:02 pm

myglaren wrote:I am going to try for this and I'm sure Chris will be there too.
A1 all the way for me.


I sure will be there :)

A1 for me too, once I'm off the A19.

I'll be in a Xantia :lol:
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby CitroJim » Sat Mar 02, 2013 7:19 am

A1 for me as well once I'm off the A421 at the Black Cat Roundabout...
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby uhn113x » Sat Mar 02, 2013 10:17 am

I'll miss it unfortunately as at appears to be a one-day only one sans camping, and I'm already booked to go to the Vintage Radio swapmeet on t'other side of he mountains (Golborne), but I will be seeing most of you later in the year at Little Horwood, in Dyane or GSA pulling tent or Chateaumobile camper like this.
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby Citroening » Wed Mar 13, 2013 6:34 pm

Bump! Just to keep this near the top...

Three weeks this Sunday! Getting close... ;)
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby Citroenmad » Wed Mar 13, 2013 6:39 pm

That is close! :-D
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby CitroJim » Thu Mar 14, 2013 7:22 am

Citroenmad wrote:That is close! :-D


I know, shocked me. Going to be a busy weekend...

Weather will be good. If March is bad then April wil be good and March has been nothing special so far...
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby R9UKE » Thu Mar 21, 2013 7:31 pm

I'm really happy that I'm going to make it too! Not in a Citroen though which is a bit embarrassing, but I'll park the Vel Satis somewhere discreet ;)

Will be great to FINALLY put faces to names and meet you lovely people - perhaps even get up close and personal with an XM and Xantia V6 :)
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby Citroenmad » Thu Mar 21, 2013 9:44 pm

R9UKE wrote:I'm really happy that I'm going to make it too!


Excellent news Luke, look forward to meeting you :)
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby CitroJim » Fri Mar 22, 2013 6:10 am

R9UKE wrote:I'm really happy that I'm going to make it too! Not in a Citroen though which is a bit embarrassing, but I'll park the Vel Satis somewhere discreet ;)



Luke, that's really brilliant :-D No, bring the Vel in and show it off... I've not looked at one close...

Still, at least with you in a Vel we'll have no problem spotting you :lol:

I'll be in my XM but I'm sure there'll be a few Xantia V6 or three there!
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby red_dwarfers » Sat Mar 23, 2013 8:08 pm

I won't be able to make this so will see you all at either the GSA/Ami rally or DSM :)
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby CitroJim » Sun Mar 24, 2013 6:55 am

That's a shame Kev but it is a long way to travel in the snow...
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Re: The CCC X Rally - 7th April 2013.

Postby Citroening » Sun Mar 24, 2013 5:14 pm

Excellent commitment Luke - you'll enjoy it I'm sure! =D> The Vel is more than welcome, can park with the other "Moderns".

That's a shame Kev, although see you at DSM!

So, looking past the current wintry conditions, this is two weeks today! I'll have to get Alan to have a word with his friend's in high places again... If the weather was so bad that the grassed area was unsuitable then I am currently in talks with Burghley regarding an area of hardstanding right outside the house... Updates to follow as and when...

We did have a list going at the start of this thread, so just to update this...

1. C4 By Loeb - Franklin
2. Project X (hopefully) - Franklin, piloted by Terry.
3. CX - Patrick.
4. Xantia Exclusive or Xantia Activa - Chris
5. XC5 - Steve
6. XM V6 - Jim
7. ZX 16v - Mark
8. BX 16v - Mark
9. BX 19RD Auto (Gloria) - Andy
10. C6 Exclusive - Steve
11. Vel Satis - Luke

So that's so far from on here, which is promising! The more the merrier though! :-D Apologies if I missed you out, or if you're not planning to attend. Feel free to copy'n'paste the list and add yourself to it.

Few more details for you:

Arrival from 9:30am please!

Cost will be £5 parking for each car.

Prize-giving for awards will be at 3:00pm (or before depending on weather etc).

2 for 1 entry to House & Gardens on production of CCC Membership card.

For info, below are the attendance numbers from last year - can we beat them?!

BX - 26
Xantia - 19
XM - 13
CX - 9
Others - 16
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