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Thinking forward!
Do you have any information when this event is going to happen, if it is going to happen?
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Usually last weekend of May and plans for 2018 haven't been released yet.
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I missed it but apparently it was announced at National that it would be the bank holiday weekend at the end of May, venue yet to be confirmed. I've already booked the ferry.
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It was confirmed as the end of May bank holiday. Location not confirmed yet.
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24 - 28 May, location in the centre of The Netherlands, between Rotterdam and Utrecht.
Further announcement will be in impressions. Website and booking will be ready at the end of the year.

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"betweeen Rotterdam and Utrecht" So we're off to Gouda next year then? :D
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phatbob wrote:"betweeen Rotterdam and Utrecht" So we're off to Gouda next year then? :D
sounds a bit cheesy to me :lol: :lol:
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epkeizer wrote:24 - 28 May, location in the centre of The Netherlands, between Rotterdam and Utrecht.
Further announcement will be in impressions. Website and booking will be ready at the end of the year.

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Impressions came through the door today with info on GD 2018.

The website is given as www.impers-going-dutch.nl

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Its the January Impressions - the website is supposed to be live the 1st of January - patience :lol:

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Patience are for Doctors!
But you may have a point...........
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Website now live. :D
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Off site accomodation booked :D

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Pitch with electric hook-up booked! :D
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We've registered, camping on site..

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Current offer from DFDS Seaways is 15% off and 15% deposit. Some cabin options already gone - don't hang about if your planning on going. (Newcastle to Amsterdam)

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We're registered - also camping on-site. Planning to spend some time touring the Netherlands & Germany each side of 'Going Dutch' this year.
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Pitch booked.
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Ferry booked. Time off work booked. :D
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We have Booked in accomodation and ferry
see you all there
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Ferry and accommodation all booked
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Our ferry is booked - Wednesday night from Harwich - hope there are lots of Imps on it...

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does anyone have a tame contact at Stenna line ferries ?
PM me if you do
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philgsmith wrote:Our ferry is booked - Wednesday night from Harwich - hope there are lots of Imps on it...

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Me too! :D
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We have booked the ferry out - note that you can use Tesco vouchers at 3 times face value if you have such things.
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Ferry booked and registration sorted :D

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Registered for Myself and Pete D
ferry booked Harwich to The Hook.
out on the Wednesday night and back on the Monday day boat as the night sailing is full
anyone that has not booked the stenna ferry yet should do so soon as they are filling up fast
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note that you can use Tesco vouchers at 3 times face value if you have such things.

Tesco vouchers not accepted due to the fare discount :(
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a general reminder , obvious but ...
Don't forget to check the date on your passport
and remember all the paperwork for your vehicles
(especially if driving through Belgium )
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Heeeyyy.... :?

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617sqn wrote:Heeeyyy.... :?

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I have a small bunch of exposed nerves at the moment. I will be taking EVERYTHING this time, don't you worry :roll:

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Might need some sort of visa or visa waiver next time!
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mikeyhearne wrote:a general reminder , obvious but ...
Don't forget to check the date on your passport
and remember all the paperwork for your vehicles
(especially if driving through Belgium )
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bazzateer wrote:
philgsmith wrote:Our ferry is booked - Wednesday night from Harwich - hope there are lots of Imps on it...

Phil & Lesley
Me too! :D
Well. Another Imp for the ferry. The Chamois Sport has just passed it's last compulsory MoT test.
Now for some final fettling and packing ready for tomorrow.
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I will hopefully get the Stiletto back from painting this evening, plenty of time to put it back together for Wednesday ferry other than work getting in the way. See you in Harwich with luck...
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bazzateer wrote:
bazzateer wrote:
philgsmith wrote:Our ferry is booked - Wednesday night from Harwich - hope there are lots of Imps on it...

Phil & Lesley
Me too! :D
Well. Another Imp for the ferry. The Chamois Sport has just passed it's last compulsory MoT test.
Now for some final fettling and packing ready for tomorrow.
good news Baz .
I'm looking forward to seeing it again . I might even ask for a shotgun ride in it .
see you in the pub tomorrow .
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I wouldn't recommend the scrambled eggs breakfast on the boat - they were just about inedible last week although the rest was OK, if nothing to write home about :?

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bazzateer wrote:
bazzateer wrote:
philgsmith wrote:Our ferry is booked - Wednesday night from Harwich - hope there are lots of Imps on it...

Phil & Lesley
Me too! :D
Well. Another Imp for the ferry. The Chamois Sport has just passed it's last compulsory MoT test.
Now for some final fettling and packing ready for tomorrow.
Brilliant news .. see you on the boat ..

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What an amazing weekend!

One wet day and the rest was scorching sunshine. Great runs, great campsite, great company and great cars. Roll on GD 2020 :)

Thanks so much to the Dutch Impers for another brilliant weekend. My favourite bit was discovering the Wild Roosters! ;)
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