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« on: September 15, 2023, 09:34:33 PM »

Hi All

I have applied to have a stand at the 2024 following a successful 2023 show. I expect to hear in December if we have one, so just using this as a place marker until I hear from the organisers.

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« Reply #1 on: December 20, 2023, 10:35:49 AM »

Hi

Just to confirm that we have a stand for the show, details will follow.

I am therefore interested to hear from anyone who is prepared to help out on the stand for one or more days during the show, also if anyone is interested in having their car on the stand. I am not necessarily looking for pristine examples which we normally get at the November show, but any state of car would be of interest given the theme of the show!

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« Reply #2 on: December 21, 2023, 11:02:04 AM »

Peter

Happy to help again this year in whatever way. I'm in the process of scouting out possible restorers to sort my Coupe, but if it remains in it's current slightly rough state it may be a possible for your stand.

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« Reply #3 on: December 21, 2023, 04:31:52 PM »

Thanks Neil, PM sent
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« Reply #4 on: December 21, 2023, 11:31:18 PM »

Hi Peter,

I'm think that, as per our previous chat, that my car may well
be a candidate for the show. In conjunction with that, I'd be available
to man the stand.

Chat later
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« Reply #5 on: December 22, 2023, 07:28:57 PM »

Thanks Nigel, will be in touch.

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« Reply #6 on: January 08, 2024, 01:45:49 PM »

Hi

I can confirm that I have two cars for the show, Nigel’s HPE and the other is not a Beta, but is owned by a Beta owner who is also on the forum. The car is a Y10, thanks to Frank for offering/accepting my request!

I have space for 3 cars and waiting on Neil to see if his is available for that date.

My reason for asking for the Y10 is fairly simple. The LMC were unable to put forward anyone to organise a separate or help to share a stand with us (disappointing given the membership size), but I looked at the other club stands and I really wanted to have a later more everyday car to show. I know Betas are what we are about, but they are 40-50 years old and that may not excite a younger audience who may relate better to late 80/90s cars. We are also next to Fiat who last year had a range of small everyday cars on their stand, so the Y10 fits in with them as well.

I hope this will not offend anyone.

I have offers of help during the show, but if anyone wants to put their hand up, I still have a few tickets spare if you are prepared to put in a stint on the stand.

Thanks

Peter

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« Reply #7 on: January 08, 2024, 05:10:47 PM »

Hi Peter.
I could be available for the Friday or Saturday if needed.
Justin.
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« Reply #8 on: January 08, 2024, 10:39:12 PM »

Hi Peter.
I could be available for the Friday or Saturday if needed.
Justin.


Hi Justin

It would be appreciated, Saturday would be the better day from my point of view.

Thanks

Peter
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« Reply #9 on: January 09, 2024, 06:58:34 PM »

Okay - please put me down for the Saturday then.
Cheers,
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« Reply #10 on: January 09, 2024, 11:36:31 PM »

Thanks, will do.
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« Reply #11 on: January 23, 2024, 11:20:53 PM »

Hi

Had the following through, so anyone wanting to book a ticket here is the discount code, which if used helps the forum.

“ We’re excited to be displaying at Spring’s best classic car show, the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show at Birmingham’s NEC, 22 – 24 March.  Come along to say hello and see us on stand 5/250. Quote our club code S24CC875 to save £3.50 off single-day adult tickets or £2 off other ticket types.  Book at www.necrestorationshow.com before 29th Feb and you’ll be helping the club earn extra benefits.  Ticket discounts apply to advance ticket prices until 21st March and on-the-door prices thereafter.”


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