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by David Eccles
Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Camper Calling
Replies: 4
Views: 202

Re: Camper Calling

They don't do Club Camping as such at this event...I think small groups tend to save up spaces for friends arriving though... It's a music festival rather than a VW show (though they welcome VW buses to join a special display by the lake on Sat) and has a similar family vibe to Camper Jam with a who...
by David Eccles
Mon Jul 08, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Camperjam 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 369

Re: Camperjam 2019

Sorry I missed you Nige but glad you got sorted What a really excellent air cooled turnout on display, esp sunday show n shine with 25 Splits - some new to me. It was good to see classic bus owners turning up in force and showing real buses to people!!!! And that immaculate SWR Split single cab comp...
by David Eccles
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Camperjam 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 369

Re: Camperjam 2019

Be nice to have you all camped up with other splits - Early Bay camp on same area as well. Easy to sort if you fancy it - phone 01244 881895 ask for Emma and ask her to change you all to SSVC Club Camping ... more the merrier (Plus it's closer than other camping areas + we have a toilet block not po...
by David Eccles
Wed Jun 19, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Camperjam 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 369

Re: Camperjam 2019

Look forwards to meeting you all and to a good turnout of splits on the SSVC area :) (we get our own nice toilet block too) and don't forget SSVC / Split bus line up on Saturday - some guy with dreads will be coming to find you!
by David Eccles
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Bristol Volksfest Mud Mud and Mud
Replies: 2
Views: 252

Re: Bristol Volksfest Mud Mud and Mud

dreadful for the show organisers who put in so much work...let's hope summer decides to come soon!
by David Eccles
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Are you going to Bad Camberg?
Replies: 2
Views: 180

Re: Are you going to Bad Camberg?

Nice one, have pm'd a reply!
by David Eccles
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Are you going to Bad Camberg?
Replies: 2
Views: 180

Are you going to Bad Camberg?

The person due to cover it for VW Camper mag has been rushed into hospital for an op so I am looking for someone who can take pics and write some words for us..
if you are going and interested pm me.
David
by David Eccles
Sun May 05, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Thank you Eddy
Replies: 7
Views: 522

Thank you Eddy

We would just like to say a big thank you to Eddy (and Jackie) for his excellent stewardship as President over past couple of years. He has loyally and tirelessly promoted and worked for the club - and has made a difference. I am sure I speak for the many when I say thank you for all you have done. ...
by David Eccles
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Searching for info on European Cars Limited of London, Middlesex & Reading
Replies: 21
Views: 1158

Re: Searching for info on European Cars Limited of Reading

well what are after cos there's a stack of info on them in my interiors book from way back and a shortened version of that chapter was in SSVC mag in 2016 if you pm me your email I can send you word file of that, its about a calthorp roof model but has lots of generic stuff about EC who produced the...
by David Eccles
Thu Feb 21, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Searching for info on European Cars Limited of London, Middlesex & Reading
Replies: 21
Views: 1158

Re: Searching for info on European Cars Limited of Reading

I think European Cars were the ones who produced the Slumberwagen in 1959 and with the Calthorp roof option from 1960 ...
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by David Eccles
Wed Dec 26, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Happy Christmas
Replies: 7
Views: 664

Re: Happy Christmas

and have a good Boxing Day today!!!!
by David Eccles
Fri Dec 21, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Choose color for a panel
Replies: 10
Views: 719

Re: Choose color for a panel

OG Red is the way to go! plus not that many of them about...
by David Eccles
Tue Nov 27, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Now this was a PROPER show! Flat 4 Hangout
Replies: 2
Views: 430

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by David Eccles
Tue Nov 27, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Now this was a PROPER show! Flat 4 Hangout
Replies: 2
Views: 430

Now this was a PROPER show! Flat 4 Hangout

This for those not on Facebook! A huge indoor display Hall at Bruntingthorpe proving ground packed with only AIR COOLED VWs + big car park with loads of buses (all generations) beetles ghias notch and fast backs and more - now that's what I call a proper show Well done to Grant Gorre Best Bus in sho...