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    We didn't pay any extra I believe it falls into...

    We didn't pay any extra
    I believe it falls into the below


    A snippet from the link below
    If you have a different kind of motorhome, you pay tax in a different way.

    Vehicle tax rates - GOV.UK
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    Just chucking a few more into the mix Dawncraft,...

    Just chucking a few more into the mix
    Dawncraft, various sizes from the Boot 19, up
    Nauticus 27, Best quality!
    Creighton
    Burland
    Freeman
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    Memories Trev, you mention the Norman 23. I used...

    Memories Trev, you mention the Norman 23.
    I used to sell Normans and I was always one of the few who was on the Norman Stand at the Earls Court Boat show. In early days, I was one who delivered the...
  4. Thread: Penz aire

    by grath
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    Sad, hey ! I must admit, I do try very hard not...

    Sad, hey ! I must admit, I do try very hard not to follow a black water tank van over a bourne!
    The smell enough is to put one off However I have seen folks with cassettes make such a mess
  5. Thread: The Prisoner

    by grath
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    I watched the original series, but never really...

    I watched the original series, but never really got into it.
    I preferred his earlier series, Danger Man!
    Click below

    302 Moved
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    Strange isn't it that it's always France, very...

    Strange isn't it that it's always France, very very rarely another European Country.
    As I said before, as an example, I have driven hundreds of thousands of European miles in many different...
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    Unless you have done the job, trying to keep to...

    Unless you have done the job, trying to keep to the rule book and seen other truckers clearly and blatantly disregarding the rules by removing the orange plates, you would not understand.
    The...
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    All I can say is that since 2003, we have done...

    All I can say is that since 2003, we have done France every year, in some way or form, but we are now completely Franced out! Done it, got the T shirt
    The only thing in it.s favour for us is that...
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    A very good reason, along with the expensive...

    A very good reason, along with the expensive tolls, to get the longer crossing, if going to Spain
    It can become cost effective.
    Even if trying to keep to the limit, it is so easy to miss a sign or...
  10. Thread: Swift Escape 685

    by grath
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    If you have an oven, check the shelving, grill...

    If you have an oven, check the shelving, grill pan and hob lid for rattles.
    We store glasses in a 6 bottle cardboard wine carrier, with the handle cut off, to enable it to fit into a cupboard.
    We...
  11. Thread: Swift Escape 685

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    You need to identify the noises Is it road...

    You need to identify the noises
    Is it road noise, tyres, engine
    or
    cupboard rattles, such as pots, pans glasses
    or
    cables vibrating or tv rattling

    Just identify one by one and pack things...
  12. Thread: Crit air

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    I have read recently that the French have woken...

    I have read recently that the French have woken up to this and are buying the sticker after many fines

    eg
    Crit'Air vignettes: The information spreads little by little
    In the department Isère the...
  13. Thread: New Motorhome

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    Some of us needed to downsize for medical reasons...

    Some of us needed to downsize for medical reasons when reaching the young age of 70
    GRRRRRRRR
    Stupid thing is we can still drive a large car with an even larger caravan behind!
  14. Thread: New Motorhome

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    many of the dealers don't give a stuff about...

    many of the dealers don't give a stuff about quality, they just want numbers and don't even check their trade in's properly.
    A couple years ago when we were searching for a replacement van, we went...
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    Having met a few bent ones, thats not what I call...

    Having met a few bent ones, thats not what I call them:lol-053:
    Maybe something like Condom
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    If you have an A Class, I would seriously...

    If you have an A Class, I would seriously recommend totally external fitting as the type that hook over a door or go around a sliding window can leak through the door seals, because newer vans have...
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    Probably Mr Plod at a peage,(they often are) or...

    Probably Mr Plod at a peage,(they often are) or a control, or just looking out in a town or anywhere else.
    For the money, it ain't worth the hassle of not getting one
    We even have one for our...
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    I posted above, that some of the zones were...

    I posted above, that some of the zones were activated a few days ago, according to the app
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    I did read on the environment app last week that...

    I did read on the environment app last week that certain areas in France had activated restrictions on non compliant vehicles due to temporary polution
    No idea if the French drivers complied with...
  20. I have been with Comfort and when I left them,...

    I have been with Comfort and when I left them, they supplied proof that I had not claimed during my time with them, and along with my previous proof of NCB both were accepted with Saga.
    I only left...
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    We still have our first old Garmin Nuvi which we...

    We still have our first old Garmin Nuvi which we purchased in 2011 and it still does the job.
    I only did the first update when I got it home and it was a pain
    Recently we have been considering...
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    Exactly what I would do Possibly with bolts if...

    Exactly what I would do
    Possibly with bolts if possible
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    I agree Phil, for me that is the right size van...

    I agree Phil, for me that is the right size van and a good brand, unfortunately, I am not as lucky and no longer have a C1 Licence.
    For me the light weight vans such as the Exsis are the only...
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    Incidentally, many of the coastal aires in...

    Incidentally, many of the coastal aires in Brittany are pay aires and on most you can put tables and chairs out. It is the norm
    It is just the tightly packed where the next van is two feet away that...
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    Just go with the flow and do as the French do....

    Just go with the flow and do as the French do.
    If a frog wanted to do it, he would!
    We use the C contact app and no problems at all
    Just take it as it comes, don't bother booking anything
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