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timtime

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166 posts

76 months

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Wednesday 5th September 2012 quote quote all
The first Sunday of each month see the Butty Run taking place at the Long Itchington Diner. Just about anything can and does turn up and this months gathering was as eclectic as ever.











If they whet your appetite the full gallery can be found here

Craikeybaby

2,741 posts

105 months

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Thursday 6th September 2012 quote quote all
I didn't know this happened, I actually went through Long Itchington on my way back from the Sunday Service at Gaydon.

timtime

Original Poster:

166 posts

76 months

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Tuesday 18th September 2012 quote quote all
Yes its the first Sunday of every month, you never know what is going to be there although its roots are in Hot Rods and Americana.

noddynitro

161 posts

98 months

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Tuesday 18th September 2012 quote quote all
Like the look of this :-)

Rob282828

2,359 posts

29 months

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Saturday 6th October 2012 quote quote all
It's on again tomorrow guys, i really recommend going. Last month we had two nice burnouts so remember to bring your camcorder. smile
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Prof Beard

6,593 posts

107 months

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Saturday 6th October 2012 quote quote all
If I turned up in my 996 C4S would anyone speak to me? The website makes it look like rods and specials only?

Rob282828

2,359 posts

29 months

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Saturday 6th October 2012 quote quote all
Prof Beard said:
If I turned up in my 996 C4S would anyone speak to me? The website makes it look like rods and specials only?
That's okay i guess.

The meet is made up mostly of American hot rods/classics and we get a load of British classics as well. You'll be fine coming in the Porsche, but get here fairly early as parking space can really get short and they tend to squeeze cars in if they can. Parking down by the buses will be best as there's lots of room and not as many cars.

I'm sure people will speak to you, but if they don't then there's plenty else to do. Why not go in the diner and have lunch if your attention span isn't very long? There's a kid who goes around talking to all the owners so i'll get him to come over to you. hehe

Prof Beard

6,593 posts

107 months

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Saturday 6th October 2012 quote quote all
Rob282828 said:
That's okay i guess.

The meet is made up mostly of American hot rods/classics and we get a load of British classics as well. You'll be fine coming in the Porsche, but get here fairly early as parking space can really get short and they tend to squeeze cars in if they can. Parking down by the buses will be best as there's lots of room and not as many cars.

I'm sure people will speak to you, but if they don't then there's plenty else to do. Why not go in the diner and have lunch if your attention span isn't very long? There's a kid who goes around talking to all the owners so i'll get him to come over to you. hehe
My attention is pretty long where cars are concerned smile. I think I may well give it a whirl as the weather forecast is good... Judging from the photos on the website I'll not be the only one there with a long beard for a change smile

Rob282828

2,359 posts

29 months

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Saturday 6th October 2012 quote quote all
Prof Beard said:
I think I may well give it a whirl as the weather forecast is good...
Nice one, i'll keep my eyes open in case i see you! smile

Prof Beard

6,593 posts

107 months

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Sunday 7th October 2012 quote quote all
Well, I went. Really enjoyed it - nice friendly car nuts.

Took some pictures:

http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.101520571...

Rob282828

2,359 posts

29 months

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Monday 8th October 2012 quote quote all
Prof Beard said:
Well, I went. Really enjoyed it - nice friendly car nuts.
Yes, i think i saw you in your car driving out, you must have been parked around the back?

This was my favourite event to date, lots of really nice cars on display and the burnout was just brilliant. That's the third time i've seen him do this, the driver must be nuts!




If you enjoyed this then i would strongly recommend attending CWMC Wheels at the Blue Lias pub next year. There's a wider variety of cars there and the Porsche will fit in really nicely!

http://cwmc.org.uk/ - Click on 'Wheels Display'.

Edited by Rob282828 on Monday 8th October 08:10

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