Welsh Post-Lockdown Brunch Meet

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Re: Welsh Post-Lockdown Brunch Meet

Post by Asgard » Thu Jun 18, 2020 3:26 pm

As far as planning a time Phil, I Just been deciphering the mess of Statistics published for Wales and it looks like we have been bouncing around at the same level of new infections for more than 2 weeks , so for me that reinforces my belief that its about as good as its gonna get right now.

If I was keen on a meet up , Id do it as soon as possible.
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Re: Welsh Post-Lockdown Brunch Meet

Post by bikenav » Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:17 pm

would not want to be a part of a meet myself untill it were legal. see what is said tomorrow, not hopefull it will go that far though.

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Re: Welsh Post-Lockdown Brunch Meet

Post by phil_h » Thu Jun 18, 2020 6:54 pm

We've met up with vintage bike friends locally 3 times recently, but that's what we're limiting to. We've been told about a Velocette 'gathering' near Leominster, but we're not happy about going there - cafe used for all kinds of petrolhead meetings - everyone will be behaving 'as normal' and leaving their little grey cells at home. Given that our 'normal' supermarket is 18 miles away, we're using that as our 'local' benchmark, and I think that's very normal distance to travel for a shop when you're in Powys.
We want there to be less pressure about travelling a bit further in the countryside so we can go and see the RSPB reserves (38 miles) and Osprey nests (45 miles) etc. (And that would bring Sweetlamb in range, where I've got 4 dates pencilled in July on various KTMs and Yams :D )
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Re: Welsh Post-Lockdown Brunch Meet

Post by Asgard » Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:03 am

bikenav wrote:
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:17 pm
would not want to be a part of a meet myself untill it were legal. see what is said tomorrow, not hopefull it will go that far though.
Looks like next Monday july 6th will be legal for you, though personaly I think waiting till its legal is a mistake as its likely it was safer 2 weeks ago than it will be by then.
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Re: Welsh Post-Lockdown Brunch Meet

Post by bikenav » Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:11 am

We may be able to travel but still wont be able to meet as a group thats my understanding anyway. I will settle for that at the moment.

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Re: Welsh Post-Lockdown Brunch Meet

Post by garyboy » Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:48 am

announcement today ..

the `stay local` thing to end Monday, apparently




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Re: Welsh Post-Lockdown Brunch Meet

Post by boboneleg » Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:25 am

garyboy wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:48 am
announcement today ..

the `stay local` thing to end Monday, apparently
Yee-har, this means I can visit Wales again rather than just sneaking through Chepstow to get to the Forest of Dean :mrgreen:
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Re: Welsh Post-Lockdown Brunch Meet

Post by garyboy » Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:33 am

bikenav wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:11 am
We may be able to travel but still wont be able to meet as a group thats my understanding anyway. I will settle for that at the moment.
seems that Ian is trying to prepare the owls nest diner for 13th July .. its all the rules and regulations to meet .. onerous apparently.
group meets .. will have to wait and see wot said today?

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Re: Welsh Post-Lockdown Brunch Meet

Post by garyboy » Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:34 am

boboneleg wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:25 am
garyboy wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:48 am
announcement today ..

the `stay local` thing to end Monday, apparently
Yee-har, this means I can visit Wales again rather than just sneaking through Chepstow to get to the Forest of Dean :mrgreen:

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Re: Welsh Post-Lockdown Brunch Meet

Post by phil_h » Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:40 am

I'm meeting someone outside the owls nest tomorrow - bought a softer seat for my husky from a chap near carmarthen - so hopefully I'll have a first-hand look at all the new seating.
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