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Lanarkshire Lanes and Beyond
Sun 16th Aug 2015
organised by Central Scotland

Car Count : 17
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Lanarkshire Lanes and Beyond

Sunday 16th August 2015

Meet at 09:45 for 10:00 departure
Abington Motorway Services,
M74 Motorway,
Junction 13,
ML12 6RG

NOTE: Route changed 04/08/2015 to avoid possible hold up at Biggar due to car show.

This run takes in some fantastic back roads in the borders. We'll pass through the village of Wiston, Pettitnain, Carnwath, Broughton to the first stop at Peebles.

We then drive past Cardrona, Traquair, St Mary's Loch, Megget and Talla Reservoirs and the Devils Beeftub before lunch at The Abington Hotel.

Sample Menu,

Table for 24 is provisionally booked for the carvery lunch at the Abington Hotel. More can be added if required.

Final numbers and dietary requirements to be advised by 12.00 on Friday 14th August to enable us to confirm with the hotel.

If anyone fancies a bit of extra driving after lunch, we can head back out and head down the Mennock pass through Leadhills and Wanlockhead, then back to Abington via the Dalveen Pass.

The morning part of the run is about 110 miles and the after lunch part is about 45 miles.

Event Organiser: Chris

A raffle will be held with the proceeds this year going to.


Smalls For All and Bosom Buds

Donations of pants and prizes are always welcome.

Members Attending:

01 - Chris
03 - Dawn & Steven
05 - Alan &Andrew
07 - Susan & Stuart
09 - Lesley & Robert
11 - Gill & Allan
13 - Ali & Drew
14 - Dave
16 - Dorothy & Bill
18 - Karine & Hugh
19 - Angus
21 - Maria & Jim
23 - Marcia & Raymond
26 - Irene & Ian
27 - Margaret & David
29 - Janet &Wattie
30 - Alastair
32 - Jean & Neil


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Your Comments
16th Aug 2015 18:37 :: Margaret & David
Thanks Chirs for organising and excellent run, good roads, nice weather, good food.  Great to see everyone again and meet the new members.  See you all on the October run

16th Aug 2015 18:49 :: alan
Thanks chris for a fab day .brilliant roads and great company.

16th Aug 2015 18:57 :: Ian and Irene
Thanks Chris for a great day out,

16th Aug 2015 19:02 :: Karine & Hugh
Thanks Chris, brilliant run and yet again I'm discovering fantastic new roads. Great to see everyone, see you all in October. Sunshine and dry roads it doesn't get any better.

16th Aug 2015 19:07 :: Dave
Great day, thanks for the organisation.

16th Aug 2015 20:43 :: Robert craig
Thanks Chris for organising another good day

16th Aug 2015 20:58 :: Drew & Ali
Great run Chris, super roads and I was stuffed after 3 course lunch. Hope second half was as good. Thanks all for coming and Chris for arranging.

16th Aug 2015 21:21 :: Marcia & Raymond
Thanks Chris for organising the day out with a great selection of roads & a nice lunch. Nice to see such a large turn out and none got lost!

16th Aug 2015 21:23 :: Chris K
Thanks to everybody who came on my wee run today.
Really enjoyed the day out with great company.
Full report to be posted shortly.

Chris K

16th Aug 2015 22:48 :: Susan
Thanks for organising a great run Chris! Love those roads :-) Fab to see everyone, and Stuart learned of some roads he'd never been on. Big thumbs up all round!

17th Aug 2015 05:54 :: Angus
Thanks for a great day out

17th Aug 2015 07:57 :: Steven & Dawn
Brilliant day out on some fantastic roads. Lovely lunch, good company & great weather. Once again Mr Kelly delivers. Cheers Chris. (still smiling) Same time next year ?

17th Aug 2015 15:38 :: Jim and Maria
Well done Chris for organising a great day out, sunshine all the way and good company to enjoy it in.

18th Aug 2015 14:46 :: Wattie97
Thanks Chris for a super day out. Roads were fab lunch was perfect and as always company was spot on. Looking forward to next years run.

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