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Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2020

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  1. Bluebottle

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    I hope not!
     
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  2. A348W

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  3. Bluebottle

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    I assume you can, though you may have to buy through a club as it calls itself "club day". I bought mine through this lot: https://thedriversunion.com/, but only because Sy emailed me an invite. I seem to recall having an email from the FOC a week or two ago saying "tickets not yet available, further information shortly", so it may be worth your while checking out the website. Or join DU, it's free.
     
  4. A348W

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    I’m in du. Just found the email in “junk”!
     
  5. Bluebottle

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    Go for it! I see there is another 348 owner already signed up.
     
  6. Jack-the-lad

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    That DU looks like a great thing. I wish we had something similar here in the ‘States. You have so many great events and venues in the UK, especially relative to your land mass, it seems like there’s always a great car event to see or participate in.

    Let’s see...I’ve been to Goodwood (12 times), Prescott, Brooklands, Silverstone, Donington, Castle Combe.....I have a lot more to see!
     
  7. Bluebottle

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    Time to move to the UK, Jack!:D
     
  8. Jack-the-lad

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    I would love to have a place in West Sussex, Wiltshire, Devon, etc....or even way out in Exeter where my family is from, many generations ago. :)
     
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  9. A348W

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    You shall go to the ball! Tickets bought.

    So that might be 2 events I’m going to this year!!!! Better than none; but let’s hope for a few more in 21.
     
  10. Bluebottle

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    What is number 2?
     
  11. A348W

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    Hopefully track day with DL in September/October.

    You been out driving?
     
  12. Bluebottle

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    A few times in the 550. the Dino is up in GLOS. and we are in Exeter, not allowed to use our house up there due to second home rules, so it is sitting in its garage, with my E-type for company. Hopefully we shall be able to come up in July - the indications are that that is what HMG will be announcing tomorrow.
     
  13. A348W

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    Be interesting to see when they open up 2nd home...waiting for the invasion of idiots from London in range rovers, q7s etc!!!

    but it will also possibly apply to yachts, as whilst you can go out for the day at the moment you can’t stay overnight or leave the local area. Only snag will be the harbour masters and if they will change their bylaws at the same time or not.

    if you want anybody to check on the cars let me know; keys under the floor mat? ;);)
     
  14. Jack-the-lad

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    Has anyone else received the Duke of Richmond’s letter to GRRC members? If so, I’d be interested in you thoughts about it.
     
  15. Bluebottle

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    Yes. Happy to support Goodwood by not asking for refunds, but carrying my tickets over to next year, and renewing my membership for 2021, but none of the other bits and pieces hold any appeal for me.
     
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