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Janet's Jaunt
Sun 13th Jul 2014
organised by Central Scotland

Car Count : 15
 
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Janet's Jaunt

Sunday 13th July 2014


It was a beautiful morning contrary to weather reports and the sun shone all day. Fifteen cars set off from Stirling and headed up over Sheriffmuir towards Braco and Comrie. Loch Earn twinkled in the sunshine and everyone agreed the weather and sunshine made it a special day.



The Killin Hotel with its beautiful surroundings was the venue  for our lunch stop. The hotel supplied us with a very nice buffet lunch which was enjoyed by all.
After lunch we held our charity raffle and with much hilarity and kissing collected 95 and another pile of knickers for our nominated charities. A huge thanks to all who contributed prizes and bought tickets.

As we set set off again down the side of Loch Tay towards Kenmore the roads were busy with damned Sunday drivers and cyclists which slowed us down a bit. We were looking forward to our run over the hill. We were not disappointed as the road was super and scenery was superb. We then carried on to Crieff Visitor Centre for a brief comfort stop and some people had ice cream.

The last part of our jaunt was a bit different - more great roads were experienced by two groups for a short time as a navigational error occurred in the lead car but hey ho we all met up a wee bit later. Wattie was quite happy to take the ribbing as he is always the first to dish it out.

Welcome to Gill on her first run we hope she enjoyed it and hope everyone got home safely.

Thanks to all who attended and made this day so enjoyable. The pictures and comments tell a wonderful story - really no need for a report but Drew made me do it.

Report by: Janet (with input from Wattie)


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Your Comments
13th Jul 2014 17:04 :: Frank Callander
Many thanks to Janet and Wattie , for todays run. Great as usual.
Rosie and Frank.

13th Jul 2014 19:20 :: Chic
Stunning scenery on a summers day
Many thanks to Janet for organising and to Wattie for a nice detour to take us away from the main group to let us open the engines a little.
Good summers buffet in a lovely setting
Thanks as ever to everyone for their generosity in the raffle and for the bags of knickers and bras which we will get to Smalls for all ASAP


13th Jul 2014 20:09 :: alan & rosie
Thanks to janet and wattie for a brilliant day. Both food and run were excellent. see you all at tech day.

13th Jul 2014 20:23 :: Robert craig
Thanks Janet and wattle, great run, lovely scenery
Looking forward to tech day
Robert

13th Jul 2014 20:54 :: Ali & Drew
Great day out,weather perfect for an MX5 jaunt.
Well done Janet & Wattie.

13th Jul 2014 21:35 :: Ian and Irene
Thanks Janet, it was a great jaunt, pity we didn\\\'t all get on Wattie\\\'s jaunt. Wonderful weather, lunch and company.

13th Jul 2014 22:08 :: Susan
Fantastic run today & lovely lunch. Nice of Wattie to put on the extra wee bit run for our selected few ;-) Thnx for organising a great day!

14th Jul 2014 06:31 :: Angus
Thanks  Janet and Wattie for a great day out. always enjoy a trip to Perthshire even better when the sun shines

14th Jul 2014 09:03 :: Gavin and Eileen
Thanks to Janet and Wattie and I'm sure Jim and Marie too, for a great run. Had to leave after lunch to tend to the wee Bairn.
PS.  Need to sort out the mobile chicanes. Runs aren't what they used to be.:-(

14th Jul 2014 11:22 :: Raymond & Marcia
Many  thanks to Janet & Wattie for an excellent run, great scenery, fab roads & good company.  Had  fun leading the group for a few miles while Wattie  & his crew  made a detour.


14th Jul 2014 15:54 :: Jim and Maria
Thanks to Janet and Wattie for a super day out. I know that a lot of work goes into organising  a run but a day out like Sundays run reflect  this.

15th Jul 2014 00:02 :: Gill
What a great day for my first MX5 outing! Thank you all for making me so welcome, what a wonderful route of country roads. Aren't we just so lucky to live in such a beautiful country, all the more so when the sun shines as it did on Sunday :)

15th Jul 2014 18:53 :: jim
fantastic day.hope to see you all again soon

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