Imp Ecosse 2019

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Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby wiskid » Sat Oct 06, 2018 1:33 pm

Imp Ecosse March 2019
It’s still a long way off but members like to plan ahead so here are some facts about Imp Ecosse 2019.

Ecosse always happens around Easter, usually before as Easter marks the start of the Holiday Season and this is where the problems start. Easter is a movable feast and in 2019 it falls on the weekend of 19-22 of April with school holidays the first two weeks of that month.
This makes it near impossible to book venues at the end of March/beginning of April as holiday makers fill the rooms of hotels and pitches of camp sites (the start of the high season). This pushes Imp Ecosse into the weekend of 22nd March and this is no time of year to camp out or even motorhome in Scotland. We have done it before but we are all a good bit older now.
As a result I have booked accommodation at the Cairndale Hotel on English St. in Dumfries DG1 2DF. The hotel offers double or twin rooms, family rooms, a limited supply of single rooms all with a DB&B tariff of £110/double and £79/ single. The hotel also boasts a swimming pool and spa with beauty treatments for those who like a relaxing weekend. You can also relax in the well-stocked bar areas!
If you are interested and are planning to join in the fun of Imp Ecosse please contact the hotel on 01387 254111 and state that you will be with the IMP ECOSSE party as the hotel have pre booked rooms for us.
The weekend will possibly follow the traditional format of runs quizzes and raffles with perhaps one or two surprises thrown in for good measure as Dumfries and Galloway can surprise most people.
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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby bazzateer » Sat Oct 06, 2018 2:23 pm

Just to confirm, although weekend of 22nd is "no time of year to camp out" that is the weekend for Ecosse?
Not a criticism, just want to be clear. :D
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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby wiskid » Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:48 pm

Yes, Imp Ecosse will be held over the weekend of 22nd - 24th March 2019
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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby bks974c » Sat Oct 06, 2018 4:51 pm

Booked, £50 non refundable deposit taken.

See you all there.

Thanks for organising. Ian and Anne.

Cheers
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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby wiskid » Sat Oct 06, 2018 7:44 pm

Thanks guys lots of interest already and the hotel has enough rooms to satisfy all.

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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby bazzateer » Sun Oct 07, 2018 9:02 am

wiskid wrote:Yes, Imp Ecosse will be held over the weekend of 22nd - 24th March 2019
Ian

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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby SimonBenoy » Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:13 pm

Hotel booked - looking ahead to 2019 already!
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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby wiskid » Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:37 pm

Thanks Simon, looking forward to meeting you again.
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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby phatbob » Wed Oct 10, 2018 4:57 pm

Hotel room booked. :) Imp002
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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby bazzateer » Thu Oct 11, 2018 1:15 pm

#Meetoo
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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby Garym » Thu Oct 11, 2018 5:33 pm

Hotel room booked!! Imp009 Imp005 :D
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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby allthingscars » Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:11 pm

Room booked
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Re: Imp Ecosse 2019

Postby wiskid » Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:50 pm

Thanks for letting me know guys, looking forward to seeing you all again.
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