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by oldmanonabike
20 Jun 2019, 4:20pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

Would it make anyone happy if I said the cafe on site at day 2 does an 8 item cooked breakfast for £5 or £5 item for £3.90??
by oldmanonabike
20 Jun 2019, 1:00pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

John100 wrote:Thanks Ken. As you know what you are doing, perhaps let me know the up to date position when you know it as regards who owes what so far and I can chase/keep a record and so on. A

John thanks as always I will give you a full run down when I get back from site 2
by oldmanonabike
20 Jun 2019, 12:15pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

As there are now fewer of us using b@b I have had to renegotiate the price with the first ppsite camping and motor home is unchanged. The people who are camping can now have a smaller breakfast consisting of tea/coffee bacon sausage or egg sandwiches delivered on a tray for half the full breakfast p...
by oldmanonabike
19 Jun 2019, 3:09pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

oldmanonabike wrote:
Nickeveson wrote:Chelle has space in the camper for any tents that need to be carried.... we also hope to supply hot water etc in the mornings for campers

I don't think the two sites have electric hook up if you are relying on that.

I apologise Nick the first night has.hookup
by oldmanonabike
19 Jun 2019, 12:21pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

Nickeveson wrote:Chelle has space in the camper for any tents that need to be carried.... we also hope to supply hot water etc in the mornings for campers

I don't think the two sites have electric hook up if you are relying on that.
by oldmanonabike
19 Jun 2019, 12:15pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

Can we keep this going please I only need 38 more posts to get to a thousand
by oldmanonabike
19 Jun 2019, 12:11pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

How does that help when people have commitments Monday to Friday. Nothing would please me more than seeing Kev, Lynda, and Julie on the c2c can they really get that time off.? Can Nick.?
I'm very interested in seeing the responses of all the Wimps
by oldmanonabike
19 Jun 2019, 11:46am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

The dates were chosen because Nick who has the furthest to come had that week off work If you allow only one day for him to get to the start and one day to get back that is five days I must be a bit dense but a can't see how to shoehorn a three day ride into a two day weekend. When I suggested doing...
by oldmanonabike
19 Jun 2019, 10:47am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

John100 wrote:Certainly can Ken if it helps. A

Yes John it would help a lot
by oldmanonabike
19 Jun 2019, 10:45am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

This route is for info, the route is well signposted. I would appreciate advice on whinlatter pass is it better to come down to Braithwaite via the road or follow route 71 through the forest.? We will be using road bikes. This was planned on plotaroute using osm cycle map the same as on my Garmin i...
by oldmanonabike
19 Jun 2019, 9:29am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

John100 wrote:I'll have breakfast please.A

Hi do you want to resume you treasurers job.
One of the stopovers want payment by cheque and I don't have a cheque book the other is bank transfer
by oldmanonabike
18 Jun 2019, 10:12pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

The prices that were worked out for the B&B people will have to be revised as there are now two less places needed.
Some wimps have not yet told me if they want breakfast or not on the first stayover it would be helpful to know the right numbers
when I renegotiate the prices.
by oldmanonabike
18 Jun 2019, 8:52pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

This route is for info, the route is well signposted. I would appreciate advice on whinlatter pass is it better to come down to Braithwaite via the road or follow route 71 through the forest.? We will be using road bikes. Did the whole thing about 10 years ago. As I remember route 71 wasn't recomme...
by oldmanonabike
18 Jun 2019, 4:31pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

NATURAL ANKLING wrote:Hi,
So is this a road tarmac route or are wimps getting adventurous :P

There are some off road bits mostly old railway lines and the like generally good surfaces better than the tow paths some of the Wimps tried on Lejog
by oldmanonabike
18 Jun 2019, 4:26pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16778

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

Nickeveson wrote:Not sure yet...probably with the other campers....as close to the start as we can get. David, there ain't a hill we cannot PUSH our bikes up!

You haven't Seen Crawleyside yet :D