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by Grey Wanderer
Thu Sep 30, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: Highlands
Topic: Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire
Replies: 27
Views: 833

Re: Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire

Grand wee spot. We stayed there a few years back during Xmas period when the wardens were away. Became unofficial toilet cleaner. Despite plenty of signs appealing for people to brandish the plentiful toilet brushes and cleaning materials one supposedly respectable gentleman decided to walk away lea...
by Grey Wanderer
Sun Sep 05, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: North West
Topic: Forest of Bowland Tour
Replies: 12
Views: 1313

Re: Forest of Bowland Tour

Hi Deborah I am at Slaidburn Car Park tonight. It is encouraging that the council car park accepts motorhomes, and. has no adverse signs. I see that the same applies to some of their other CPs including Dunsop Bridge. Overnight is free. I see that the council already uses MiPermit for payments so if...
by Grey Wanderer
Tue Jul 06, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: North West
Topic: Barrow in Furness
Replies: 20
Views: 2504

Re: Barrow in Furness

Since motorcaravans are mobile I am puzzled by it being thought necessary to have bowser type waste on site. Barrow has a perfectly good sewerage system. Surely a location can be found somewhere in the Borough where utilities are available to provide a motorhome service point…near toilets? Near a co...
by Grey Wanderer
Wed Jun 30, 2021 8:32 pm
Forum: National Organisations
Topic: Eurogarages
Replies: 2
Views: 378

Re: Eurogarages

It could be mentioned it is common practice in some other countries especially Norway and New Zealand for garages to have water supply and CDP facilities for motorcaravans.
by Grey Wanderer
Sun Jun 13, 2021 3:43 pm
Forum: Northern Ireland
Topic: Castle Park, Newcastle
Replies: 2
Views: 443

Re: Castle Park, Newcastle

You may wish to inform Newcastle that their many twin towns in both France, Germany, Holland, Norway and Sweden: Nancy, Gelsenkirchen, Groningen, Bergen and Malmö are well provided with overnight parking and service facilities for motorhomes.. They can welcome motorhome visitors from their own count...
by Grey Wanderer
Wed May 26, 2021 9:39 pm
Forum: North West
Topic: Update on Cumbria
Replies: 6
Views: 930

Re: Update on Cumbria

Problem with Arnside it is within the Arnside and Silverdale AONB for which the local plan says quite categorically no more facilities for camping or Caravanning will be permitted. Since the incident I mentioned local hostility to MHs is high, even with local MH owners. So I confess I’ve turned my a...
by Grey Wanderer
Wed May 26, 2021 9:08 am
Forum: North West
Topic: Update on Cumbria
Replies: 6
Views: 930

Re: Update on Cumbria

I tried to get details of the consultation but got no reply from the Parish Clerk.
by Grey Wanderer
Wed May 19, 2021 4:40 pm
Forum: Highlands
Topic: Campsites providing waste facilities to non-residents
Replies: 4
Views: 653

Re: Campsites providing waste facilities to non-residents

Do you know if there is a list of locations for Argyll and Bute?
by Grey Wanderer
Tue May 11, 2021 10:14 pm
Forum: National Organisations
Topic: UK Hospitality.Org.uk
Replies: 6
Views: 879

Re: UK Hospitality.Org.uk

He may never have replied to my communications unlike some of his councillors, but at least he is trying to be supportive, albeit the real effort is being made by Cumbria Tourism. But as ever grabbing the right end of the stick amid the muddy waters of bureaucracy and seen through the distorting mir...
by Grey Wanderer
Mon Apr 26, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: Highlands
Topic: Insh, Aberdeenshire
Replies: 2
Views: 479

Re: Insh, Aberdeenshire

Is this at Craigmancie Stud or Coldwells Organic Farm (postcode suggests the former. Have you a link to where you saw it on Facebook. I’m interested because I’m going that way.