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Quite chatty

Sardiniaaaaah ......

Anyone here? Anyone been? Any tips? So far so good, weather hit and miss but we expected that, first 2 stops free parking, no problem. I think we will like it here ...
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Getting the hang of it

Portugal, anyone?

Has anyone visited the Porto/Douro River area of Portugal? If so, any thoughts or recommendations would be gratefully received. We are thinking of that area next spring for our 50th wedding anninvers...
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Absent New Guy

Hello Everyone, Thank you for sending a reminder that I'm a member of the Club. I purchased a 1990 Eriba 580 on Peugeot Talbot Express couple of months ago and have been so caught up in i...
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Getting the hang of it

Earned no claims years

so I needed to re insure my old skoda Octavia that's been kicking around the family since 2004 all the while making every one insure it on there own policy, as my son wanted to use it for more than tw...
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On the road again

We kicked off this winter’s tour with G&T’s on deck on the ferry from Newcastle to Amsterdam.......
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Very talkative

Side marker lights

Some of the side marker lights on our motorhome are not working and are somewhat ageing. i'm wondering if they need to be working for the MOT? Do I need to et them fixed before the MOT comes due?...
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Been here a while

Belgium and Netherlands advice

Hi all. Are the Aires in Belgium and Holland like French ones? We are considering going towards the end of this month just for a quick week away, but we have never been to either country before....
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Getting the hang of it

Mull and Arran

We are now a few weeks in to our trip around the West Coast of Scotland including Mull and Arran, We have been trying out a new blog platform if anyone is interested in how we are getting on. tripli...
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Good things, little packages?

So..........we are motorhomeless and trying to decide on our travelling future. We have given serious consideration to a PVC Possl, Globecar etc, so much so we are now preparing to go and look at s...
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Getting the hang of it

Canal Side Camping

Hello, I’m a newbie motorhome owner seeking advice and information. My wife and I would like to explore Cheshire during July through to September preferably staying at campsites or pub stopovers...
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It's been a funny old year...

Motorhoming that is! January 1st - Storm Carmen blew her 100mph gales via the campsite we were on in France and ripped a Heki rooflight off. We temporarily strapped it in place to keep the...
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Getting the hang of it

Fiat Ducato engine problems, Water ingress Engine bay!

Recently, I have had all sorts of problems with my Autotrail Cheyenne 2008 (58) on a Fiat Ducato Chassis, so I thought as these vehicles and chassis are used by various manufacturers I should post th...
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Member
Quite chatty

Roof vent blinds stiff to slide

Hi Just wondered if anyone has found the best way to improve the sliding the roof vent blinds. We have now a new motorhome & the 40 mm sq blind above the bed is quite stiff either closing the bli...
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Member
Getting the hang of it

E bikes....a little advice needed

We are thinking about getting electric bikes…how does one charge them when camping off grid for a length of time ( we recently did18 nights off grid) and how long does the charge last. Can anybody re...
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Getting the hang of it

campervan road side assistance/insurance

hello, We have our first new campervan ( auto trail tribute 680) and need to look at insurance from October. Can anyone advise on insurance with good road side assistance/recovery....
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New TV and Satellite Receiver - Opinions Needed

Hi All. I ned to replace my ageing TV in the motorhome as it no longer plays DVDs and running a laptop to watch DVDs on is not really a viable option due to charging issues. I have noticed the AVTE...
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Been here a while

Essential Spares

Hello and greetings from Sitges That spare thermocouple for our fridge that we have been carrying around in the cupboard for the last, how many years, has just come in handy. Woke up this morning ...
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Getting the hang of it

Money money money

What's the best way to take spending money for an extended stay in Europe these days? Chip n pin, contactless are very popular here in the UK but how do you avoid sterling transaction fees on your ow...
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UK Motorists Ignorant of French Driving Laws

This was emailed to me by a PR company and I thought it made some interesting reading.... - Just 26% say hi-viz jackets required - Only 1 in 7 know about headlamp deflectors - 76% don’t ...
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Getting the hang of it

driving or ferry to spain

i often read posts regarding ferry or driving to Spain, whilst working as a driver i always looked at long ferry crossings as a waste of my time, but being paid was a sweetner, most drivers will remem...
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insurance level for Europe

Not being from Europe, when I buy an old motorhome do I need comprehensive insurance to take it to the continent or is third party enough? Is this easy to obtain and does it cover me in Europe? Is it ...
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Getting the hang of it

Time table open

Just in case anyone is interested Brittany ferries has recently opened their winter months time table for bookings ...
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Getting the hang of it

Ness & us newbies in a nutshell...

Hello folks... New to the motor home and clubmotorhome but a pair of caravan veterans so looking forward to our new adventures, advice and support from fellow campers. We have taken on Ness, tbh ...
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Important - please read!

After much thought and consideration I'm doing away with free memberships... There are many reasons, some of which have been mentioned or alluded to before. Basically giving free access to area...
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Getting the hang of it

Jigsaw Matting ???

We have a VW Camper of 2012 vintage and use it all over the country. Last week we just caught a day of rain in Knaresborough and it reminded me that I needed to get some sort of matting to go between ...
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Non-Member
Getting the hang of it

fiat ducati 2005

does anyone know if anybody can repair a Arsilicii al 310 fuseless switching habitation control box as the wires to the leisure side feed have burnt out....
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Quite chatty

Another France Passion site welcomes club motorhome members

Just had a very peaceful night, following a lovely smoked trout and rainbow trout dinner in the van, on this trout farm in Eastern France in the Doubs region. It’s a lovely peaceful and gree...
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Getting the hang of it

TOWBARS

Hi All, Just thought I would share a good experience which relates to the fitting of a tow bar on my Swift/Fiat Ducato. I have looked around and researched prices, where to go etc and following a re...
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Member
Getting the hang of it

Newbies Say Hi! :)

Hello All!, My Missus and I have just got our first Camper van .... in our mid 50's! We're mad for it! It's a 1984 Freight Rover Sherpa "Pop Top", in really nice nick, and we're looking ...
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Quite chatty

Col des Aravis

If anyone is in the Alps or thinking of going, there is a nice stopover on the D909, very close to the popular Col des Aravis (bars, restaurants, gift shops). The cara park is large and reasonably le...
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