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Bob Abell30/08/2017 18:05:07
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As Larry suggested......A new thread for the Blackpool Show

We were supposed to be going in the Club Coach this year, but it seems to be missing from the Club Diary at the moment

To save me the trouble.......When is it, chaps?

Bob

david taylor30/08/2017 18:27:31
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hi bob,

the blackpool show is on the 21/22 october 2017. at the norbreck hotel again, as last year was a great success i was told they now have model cars and trucks, so you can have a go at building cars as well lol,

david

The Long Build30/08/2017 18:39:10
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We were supposed to be going in the Club Coach

Still Fuelling up I see.

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Bob Abell30/08/2017 19:09:33
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This was our coach for the Warwick Show, last year

Look at the Reg No........It was England's Football Team coach for 1960

Nothing but the best for the Etherow Club

Bob

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Cookie04/10/2017 10:40:28
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Hi Guys , From what is being said on Mayhem the show sounds like it is going to be a big event with loads of trade support including some new traders.

Dave

Bob Abell09/10/2017 09:27:01
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Sorry Dave.......Not going to the Blackpool Show this year after all

The coach trip has been cancelled due to lack of support

Perhaps next year

Bob

Colin Bishop09/10/2017 13:41:44
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Sigh of the times Bob and the reason why show attendances continue to drop.

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Cookie09/10/2017 14:43:24
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That,s a shame Bob , take care

Dave

Bob Abell09/10/2017 17:22:28
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Thanks Dave

Colin.......I think you are correct there about the poor show attendances

I noticed this at Ellesmere and Haydock, this year

What with no Model Shops anymore.......We don`t want to loose the shows as well

Bob

Paul T09/10/2017 17:54:31
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We are the reason behind the closure of model shops and the downturn in show attendance so before we start bemoaning the loss of these facilities we should take a long hard look at where we actually buy our bits from.

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