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by gill
Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 96383

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

Took MargoWie for a run, having been using the Kit Cars for a while. :-)
by gill
Tue Aug 06, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: National 2019 - Area centre needs
Replies: 19
Views: 2270

Re: National 2019 - Area centre needs

And this too worked brilliantly, many thanks to the team!
Gillian Hill
by gill
Tue Aug 06, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Outstanding effort by Richard Murtha
Replies: 15
Views: 816

Re: Outstanding effort by Richard Murtha

And ater having his arm twisted to be the main man, doing it brilliantly, then this on top.
What a star!
Gillian Hill

P.S. Suggest the young Imper asks Father Christmas for AA membership :-)
by gill
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: BS Nymph in Jersey
Replies: 26
Views: 2175

Re: BS Nymph in Jersey

Looks fab, lovely job!
Gill
by gill
Mon May 27, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Imps on Film
Replies: 8
Views: 582

Re: Imps on Film

Great! Well done, guys.
GIllian Hill
by gill
Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: BS Nymph in Jersey
Replies: 26
Views: 2175

Re: BS Nymph in Jersey

Looking good!
by gill
Wed Mar 27, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Imp Ecosse 2019
Replies: 51
Views: 5703

Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Thanks from me too to the organisers, grand job, and to everyone for their wonderful company. A great weekend.
And after the trials and tribulations last year, MarGoWie never missed a beat. 835 miles round trip, averaged 44mpg and used an eggcup-full of oil.
Gillian Hill
by gill
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 96383

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

My grandson has one for the Star Trek Enterprise :D
by gill
Wed Mar 20, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 96383

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

Pumped the tyres up and checked the fluids, and filled up with fuel ready for setting off to Imp Ecosse. :D
Gillian Hill
by gill
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 96383

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

Andy wrote I've been using moisture grabbing products inside Stan since just before for Christmas. Initially small ones about 110 mm x 75 mm ish, which gather it fairly quickly : currently a slightly bigger one in a pot, with a dash of citrus perfume. Best I can do in a lock-up with no power. Andy G...
by gill
Sun Feb 10, 2019 12:12 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 96383

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

Or a dearer, but perhaps longer lasting, option:
MP Essentials Prem-I-Air Car, Home & Caravan Reusable Eco Moisture Absorbing Dehumidifier Bag
See https://smile.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B ... UTF8&psc=1
Gill
by gill
Tue Feb 05, 2019 4:02 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: BS Nymph in Jersey
Replies: 26
Views: 2175

Re: BS Nymph in Jersey

or teenage kids shouting "cool car" as you drive past! :D
Gill
by gill
Mon Oct 29, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 96383

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

Well, not myself, but this is how far the painter has got with my Llama
paintshop.JPG
Yes, a few bits missing, but it's coming along!
by gill
Sat Sep 29, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: Imp Club Spares
Topic: Items to re-manufacture
Replies: 33
Views: 5334

Re: Items to re-manufacture

hunglethrumps???
by gill
Mon Sep 24, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018
Replies: 85
Views: 26122

Re: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018

That would be Status Quo Pete...
I think he lurks here sometimes, but I will ask him for you tomorrow.
Gill
by gill
Thu Sep 20, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018
Replies: 85
Views: 26122

Re: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018

Bob,
Do you mean bar or cafe? Only the cafe is doing food. And they're cash only, no cards.
Gill
by gill
Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018
Replies: 85
Views: 26122

Re: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018

Bring your waterproofs and your wellies!
Gill
by gill
Mon Sep 17, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018
Replies: 85
Views: 26122

Re: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018

Roy Imp011

PS Sorry if you went to the wrong site Gill!
No, I didn't, Roy, knew the name.
Just that it said "you have reached your destination" exactly at the entrance to the other one!
Gill
by gill
Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018
Replies: 85
Views: 26122

Re: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018

BEWARE! Add 2/10ths mile to Sat nav else you'll go to wrong campsite. That is if approaching from the Abergavenny side.Gill
by gill
Mon Sep 17, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018
Replies: 85
Views: 26122

Re: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018

On my way already.
Gill
by gill
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Imp 2018 Leicestershire.
Replies: 65
Views: 24080

Re: Imp 2018 Leicestershire.

Rhydian wrote One suggestion though, could a pre AGM discussion (or even the AGM itself?) be held at national so that people can air views, make suggestions etc? A good proportion of the membership attends national and maybe it would be available way of solving issues, problems, and bringing more su...
by gill
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:39 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Imp 2018 Leicestershire.
Replies: 65
Views: 24080

Re: Imp 2018 Leicestershire.

We had Hillman for 34, he lives on a slope!
by gill
Mon Jun 25, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Full English weekend. North Devon. June 22nd weekend
Replies: 70
Views: 31339

Re: Full English weekend. North Devon. June 22nd weekend

Thanks from Gill, John and Michael too - fabulous weekend with great company.
Thanks to all!
Mostly clear gentle journey home in a little under 5 hours, very nearly 200 miles and just over 4 gallons :-)
Gill
by gill
Sun Jun 17, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 96383

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

Took one to the lockup and swapped it for the other to take to Full English.
by gill
Sun May 13, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: One picture , one post , one line comments only please
Replies: 363
Views: 135700

Re: One picture , one post , one line comments only please

Oh dear. (Going home from Imp Ecosse 2018)
one pic one line.jpg
by gill
Fri Apr 27, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 96383

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

Received a new water pump from Club Spares :-(
by gill
Tue Apr 24, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Recommended Non Imp Traders
Topic: Seat belts made to order
Replies: 4
Views: 3108

Re: Seat belts made to order

I have used them too. for refurbing the belts in the Llama.
Very professional, helpful and not expensive.
10 out of 10!
Gill
by gill
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Ecosse 2018
Replies: 44
Views: 33606

Re: Ecosse 2018

Did anyone get a count of the total of Imps and variants there?
Gill
by gill
Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Impressions - Items in Next Issue
Topic: Hmm.... No updates.
Replies: 14
Views: 1814

Re: Hmm.... No updates.

Andy, Indeed! It appears that this has moved to the Club's Website under Home / News page. Well, mostly - January's seems to be missing, but rest (most? haven't checked) are there back to April 2013. So yes, this sections appears to be dead. But I'd have thought worth keeping in case anyone ever wan...
by gill
Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Ecosse 2018
Replies: 44
Views: 33606

Re: Ecosse 2018

I just booked another room at the Links Hotel (Canadian cousin can't keep away!) They told me they have reserved all rooms for us, which is why anyone looking online, or at booking.com or the like will be mislead into thinking they are full. Telephone bookings can still be made. As at this morning (...
by gill
Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Ecosse 2018
Replies: 44
Views: 33606

Re: Ecosse 2018

Dom,
What's a few half miles after the distance to get there????
Gill
by gill
Sun Dec 31, 2017 9:42 am
Forum: Model and Scale Imps / Imp Based Talk
Topic: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast
Replies: 24
Views: 10861

Re: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast

And the next is out:

https://www.oxforddiecast.co.uk/product ... ebrand-red

Quoted as FIrebrand Red. Is it really Firecracker?

Gill
by gill
Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:45 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018
Replies: 85
Views: 26122

Re: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018

Caravan booked :D 3 booked before me, so don't wait till the 15th!
Looked it up on campsitesuk, says on-site pub only open at weekends, wonder if this includes Thursday? Cafe shuts at 5pm.
Gill
by gill
Mon Sep 25, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.
Replies: 76
Views: 72754

Re: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.

The other difference that caught many of us by surprise was the runs actually departing at the advertised times :D
by gill
Mon Aug 21, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.
Replies: 76
Views: 72754

Re: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.

ImpJimbo wrote
Due to our impending move to Devon we will unfortunately not be at Welsh this year.
But James, it's on the way!
by gill
Thu Jun 01, 2017 8:53 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Llangollen Railway 60's weekend. 23-24 July, 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 6174

Re: Llangollen Railway 60's weekend. 23-24 July, 2017

Sadly no - we are going to a wedding reception on the evening of the 22nd.
I was thinking we could - if the dates had been right :-(
Maybe next time?
Gill
by gill
Wed May 31, 2017 6:44 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Llangollen Railway 60's weekend. 23-24 July, 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 6174

Re: Llangollen Railway 60's weekend. 23-24 July, 2017

Bob, Am I cracking up?
On my calendar, July 23rd-24th is a Sunday and Monday.
Gill
by gill
Tue May 09, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Full English - a huge success!
Replies: 23
Views: 16983

Re: Full English - a huge success!

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by gill
Mon May 08, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Full English - a huge success!
Replies: 23
Views: 16983

Full English - a huge success!

Many thanks to James and jason for their excellent organisation of this new event, even booking fine weather. I understand the peak count of Imps was 22, there were 46 dinners ordered from the chippie on Saturday, and even still 30 there for the dinner on Sunday evening. Rootes Archive Centre, pub, ...