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Author Topic: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials  (Read 2501 times)

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #30 on: 18 July 2021, 07:37:40 am »
That looks a nice camp site Stefan with a bar. I am tempted but not keen on packing up sat eve after the event to re set up at the wishing well. If others do it, then I could be persuaded for a night on the lash.

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #31 on: 18 July 2021, 01:10:22 pm »
Thanks Stefan, As you say Jim looks a nice site .

 Think i am going to go for it , as going going home is not an alternative Sat eve . So it's this or B n b

Have you got my contact details Jim ?

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #32 on: 27 July 2021, 06:21:08 am »
I have looked at the wishing well b and b and the rooms are £65 or £75 if shared inc breakfast. There are some still available to book on line but may need to sort this quickly. I am up for staying, have a couple of beers and meal. I am also up to visiting Lincolnshire Road Transport Museum on the Sunday before heading home.

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #33 on: 27 July 2021, 07:36:23 pm »
I've just booked in to the Wishing Well both nights, £55/night. Hopefully I won't be knobby-no-mates on Saturday!

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #34 on: 28 July 2021, 07:14:55 am »
That's me booked in Wishing Well , incl Breakfast . Didn't get your price though Chris .
 Am staying Sat and Sun , plus camping at Speed trials on Frid Eve.

 Yes up for the Museum outing on Sunday Jim,  as booked extra day to go exploring

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #35 on: 28 July 2021, 05:31:40 pm »
I have booked Saturday at the inn which looks nice and should be a good night.

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #36 on: 29 July 2021, 07:27:43 am »
Looks like Lincolnshire is awash with car museums and history….the Bubble Car Museum is 45mins from Bourne.

https://www.bubblecarmuseum.co.uk/

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #37 on: 29 July 2021, 08:50:57 am »
The bubblecar museum look a great venue for the Sunday. I'm sure they would appreciate a collection of CK's in their car park, might get a free entry? cheers, Geoff

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #38 on: 29 July 2021, 11:48:19 am »
I have booked Saturday at the inn which looks nice and should be a good night.
I have also booked the Saturday just now. Only two rooms left for anybody that is interested.

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #39 on: 30 July 2021, 03:32:08 pm »
I should be there by 6pm on the Friday if I do a full day at work. Is there a time when we can get there and start setting up?

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #40 on: 30 July 2021, 07:14:09 pm »
I am booked in for the Saturday night at the pub. Are we all meeting there for a bite and a pint?
I am really looking forward to this meeting having given up trying to finish the Beast for Brooklands, too much to do on it and I cut my finger quite badly yesterday. The Beast will be with me for the trial though!
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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #41 on: 30 July 2021, 07:20:53 pm »
Sorry, meant to ask if we have any paperwork/info yet on the event?
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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #42 on: 30 July 2021, 07:24:11 pm »
If you go up there is a form and some info :)

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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #43 on: 30 July 2021, 07:28:46 pm »
I filled in the form for pament etc and to make sure I was in but thats it. I wondered if there was any more info on the trial itself, how to get in etc.
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Re: 2021 Aug 28 - Grimsthorpe Speed Trials
« Reply #44 on: 31 July 2021, 12:02:12 am »
You should have received an email with information from VST.

I'll send out info nearer the time once everything has been confirmed with the organisers and the venue.   We are finalising the details of an uphill display sprint of about 250m for cyclekarts on a road next to the castle and just by the main arena.   A hillclimb is over stating it, but it should be a bit fun.