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Membership application for new members has been suspended due to Covid-19 Virus (see Membership page).
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A message from our Secretary (10th July 2021) :-

Hello folks,
I hope you are all safe and well.  We arranged a few venues for get togethers for later in the year while hoping for an optimistic outlook with the covid situation,  for a while there it was looking pretty good. Unfortunately it may be taking a slight backwards step again,  but however we will carry on for now and see how it goes.  There will be no club gatherings in a room in the evenings until further notice, nobody is under any pressure or obligation to attend any get together.  We look forward to seeing you all.

The list for now is as follows : -

August 13th-15th - Eyeries, motorhome park, Co. Cork.

August 27th-29th - Cahersiveen, Manix point, Co. Kerry.

Sept 3rd-5th - Doolin , O’Connor’s campsite, Co. Clare.

Sept 17th-19th - Clogheen, Parsons Green, Co. Tipperary.

October 1st-3rd - Tralee, Woodlands, Co. Kerry.

October 15th - 17th - Killarney, Fossa campsite.

October Bank holiday weekend - to be confirmed.

Christmas party - to be confirmed.


Forthur information including negociated cost see Members Section.

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Testing your Motorhome.

It has been brought to our attention that due to Covid-19 there has been an extension of three months to your present CRV Test Certificate. The Relevant document can be viewed by clicking here and the revised test date can be checked by clicking here.
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We have just been made aware of the following web sites which may be of intrest to our members.

https://cityviewwheels.com/ which is a company based in Cork City and deals with electric bicycles. This linkn has now been added to our "Useful "links" page.

The other web site https://www.connexionfrance.com/French-news/First-French-department-Haute-Marne-Grand-Est-confirms-return-to-90kph-road-driving-speed-limit has to do with the speed limit changes on some of the French roads, It appears that some speed limits have increase from 80 to 90kph. Please make sure that this change applies to your roads as it is not a general increase in speed limits.
This link is also added to our "Useful Links" page.

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Thanks to all our sponsors and friends,
wishing you all a Happy New Year.

Our very kind sponsors and friends who kindly donated to our Christmas party (2019), we greately appreciate it, and a big thanks to all individuals who kindly donated, thank you very much.

                                                   

                                                

                                                            


                                            

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Changes to Speed Limits in France.

As and from the 1st July 2018 new speed limets will come into force in France.
A brief description is as follows:-

In built up areas 30 km/h will apply.
Other Roads 80 km/h.
Urban Motorways or Dual Carriageway with central reservation 110 km/h. In rain or other precipitation 100 km/h.
Motorways 130 km/h. In rain or other precipitation 110 km/h.
In visibility less than 50m the above speeds are reduced to 50 km/h.

More details are given on the RAC website :-  https://www.rac.co.uk/drive/travel/country/france/

Remember:-  "Ignorance is no defence in law".
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Interested to start camping using Tents or Caravans ??.

We have been contacted by Will from "Wonderful Wellies" about their website which is packed with very useful information and tips about Camping. Our younger members might be interested in this as it should help them avoide making the mistakes of beginners.

It can be contacted by clicking on the link below:-


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Camper Stop.

This Web site claims to have 9000 monitored camperstops in 27 countries in Europe.
It is free to download onto mobile phones and other devices.
If you are travelling abroad it might be worth investigation.
Just click in the link below:-
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CVRT Motorhome Testing.

The test as we know is due after 4 years, then every 2 years and every
year over 10 years.
and select Motorcaravan.
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Some views from Mountshannon Lakeside Caravan Park Co Clare.
From our recent visit.

Some views from Mountshannon Lakeside Caravan Park Co Clare.
From our recent visit.

            

Click on the photo to view.

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Camper Repair Centre.

Just got the following link “Derek Walsh Camper Centre” www.camperrepaircentre.com . It is worth looking at this web site.

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Leisure Batteries.

Had contact from Bill Blair of “Power Drive Golf Batteries Ltd.” advising us that they now have a large stock of wet and gel batteries suitable for the Leisure Industry (including Motorhomes), Car, Commercial, Mobility Vehicles, Motorcycles, Security Industry and Garden Ride-on Mowers .
You can visit their web site at: www.powerdrivegolfbatteries.com or contact Bill at 086-0768979.  
Power Drive Golf Batteries Ltd. are located in Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick.

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Motorhome Insurance.

The Club has negotiated  some changes to Motorhome Insurance.
You can see details of this by logging into the “Members Login” section.
If you do not have Internet access, please contact one of the Committee.

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The 2020 Camping Card ACSI is now available from the following outlet:-

Anchor Point Motorhomes Ltd.,
Shannonside Business Park,
Killaloe Road,
Birdhill,
Co. Tipperary, Ireland
Ph:  +353 (0)61 379903
Fax: +353 (0)61 379906



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please go to the "Contact Us" page and the problem
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