Motorhomes, Campervans, Van Conversions and Caravans All Welcome
 
HomeHome  SearchforsitesSearchforsites  EventsEvents  FAQFAQ  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Thanks for visiting Motor-Homers.co.uk - Sponsored By Outsmart The Thief Ltd - A motorhome club owned by its members, Please register to join us for a chat - IT'S FREE TO JOIN ~~~~~ Your next Motor-Homers meet will be in: 2019 ~~~~~ Please CLICK HERE to view all of our rallies in 2019
Latest topics
» HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A GREAT NEW YEAR
by jolly camper Today at 14:02

» Morning /afternoon /evening chat
by Polly Wed 12 Dec 2018 - 20:26

» MEMBERS?
by The Burchies Tue 11 Dec 2018 - 13:56

» 8. Marbury Park, Northwich, Cheshire 23rd to 28th Aug 2018
by KSH Sat 1 Dec 2018 - 19:43

» CHRISTMAS PHOTOS 2018
by Ambilkate Fri 30 Nov 2018 - 9:05

» Gas fires for sale
by oppy Thu 29 Nov 2018 - 17:35

» 2018 AGM
by Polly Mon 26 Nov 2018 - 17:46

» Cake for the Xmas meet
by Polly Tue 20 Nov 2018 - 19:32

» Smeaton Lakes, Newark
by Adele Sun 18 Nov 2018 - 20:36

» Message from the Chairlady
by Polly Mon 12 Nov 2018 - 20:57

» Our George
by Polly Mon 22 Oct 2018 - 13:57

» Zello
by KSH Sun 21 Oct 2018 - 19:44

» NextBase 412GW
by Polly Sun 21 Oct 2018 - 17:36

» New Members Paddy
by Polly Sun 21 Oct 2018 - 17:28

» a new venue?
by Tom A. Fri 19 Oct 2018 - 17:25

» Christmas Bash Activities
by Ambilkate Wed 17 Oct 2018 - 20:51

» Southport
by Ambilkate Wed 17 Oct 2018 - 20:44

» travelling to Spain
by whistlinggypsy Wed 17 Oct 2018 - 10:28

» Haven Holidays Marton Mere
by Polly Tue 16 Oct 2018 - 18:06

» QUESTION
by tessajoe Fri 12 Oct 2018 - 20:46

» Astle Park Traction Engine Rally
by Chocy boy Thu 11 Oct 2018 - 13:38


Share | 
 

 MEMBERS?

Go down 
AuthorMessage
Polly


avatar

Posts : 4853
Join date : 2012-11-15
Age : 68
Location : Stockport Cheshire

PostSubject: MEMBERS?   Mon 26 Nov 2018 - 18:13

Hia

After a great Christmas meet, I started to think WHY

WHY WHAT YOU MAY ASK
Well we have a fair few members on this site. 
Some attend our rallies
Some don't attend our rallies

Some post on here
Some don't post on here

WHY
I ask myself


can I ask why
Why you joined Motor-Homers GROUP and not show any interest in the group


We have just had a brilliant few days, but it's the same ones that support motor-homers meets


WHY DO YOU SILENT MEMBERS NOT ATTEND


WHY DO YOU SILENT MEMBERS NOT POST


ONLY ASKING 
JUST CURIOUS 

Can you  comment on this post, just to show me who's out there 

Back to top Go down
KSH


avatar

Posts : 6552
Join date : 2012-11-13
Age : 57
Location : Accrington

PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   Mon 26 Nov 2018 - 19:42

I post, probably not as much as I should though Sad
I do attend as many meets as I can but work gets in the way sometimes, only have a set amount of holidays sadly Smile

_________________
Have you visited our [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] yet?

Keeping Leapys boat sailing [You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
Back to top Go down
http://www.kenhacking.co.uk
Chocy boy




Posts : 119
Join date : 2016-07-11
Age : 69
Location : Birmingham

PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   Mon 26 Nov 2018 - 20:19

Polly, I to had a great time at the XMAS meet. Looking forward to the next meet, wherever that will be.
Haven, Parkdean, etc do some good deals off peak, IE £8 a night. 
Trouble is I couldn't organise a pi$$ up in a brewery. I rely on on people like yourself.  to do the arranging.
We should be using the vans in the darker months, just to keep things ticking over.
Back to top Go down
daveandsan




Posts : 131
Join date : 2016-01-31
Location : South Staffs

PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   Mon 26 Nov 2018 - 23:11

Hi Polly, I think one of the problems with motor-homers is that it is free to join. People new to motorhoming are browsing the web looking for information and stumble across motor-homers, see that it’s free to join and sign up. A few weeks later they have forgotten all about us.
Looking at the membership there are 1006 and without going through all the list I would say about 10% are active members and I may have been generous with that figure.
So in answer to your question “why do silent members not post” They don’t post because they are silent. Very Happy
Back to top Go down
Ambilkate




Posts : 144
Join date : 2016-01-13

PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   Tue 27 Nov 2018 - 8:22

Hi Polly and ALL following this thread.  Whe n we  joined we were  silent and didn't  attend meets.  We popped into the website now and then but didn't really know how to use the site plus at  that time it  didn't look a very active. site. . As time went on I learnt how to post etc   we love attending the small meets and the friendly atmosphere  Amanda is very  relaxed around you all which is fantastic.  We thoroughly enjoyed Christmas meet had a great time. 
Some web sites have a cull think that's what it's called were they sieve out the members that havnt been active for a long time an email is sent asking if they still want to be members if not then they are removed.  


Kate x
Back to top Go down
John Sutcliffe

avatar

Posts : 23
Join date : 2017-02-23
Age : 59
Location : Lancashire

PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   Tue 27 Nov 2018 - 11:18

Hi Polly, i had a great time at the Christmas meet, i have really enjoyed all of the meets I've been to and i am more than willing to help out any way that i can, OK i promised to improve with the Bingo Calling! as Ken says  work does get in the way of our leisure time and i don't like to commit to something then let people down.
As for posting on the forum, well i guess I'm just a little shy....   i do like to keep an eye on whats going on though.

Thanks everyone for a lovely weekend, can't wait for the next.

John
Back to top Go down
elldwin


avatar

Posts : 1020
Join date : 2012-11-15
Age : 105
Location : Bedfordshire

PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   Fri 30 Nov 2018 - 19:42

Hi Polly,  From being very active in the original group by posting on the website & attending meets I must admit you dont hear from us very often these days. Living in Bedfordshire makes it difficult for us to attend meets unless we are going to be in the vicinity for another trip. I think as well after being involved in clubs and committees for most of my adult life i have got to the stage where I dont want to anymore and I just enjoy meeting up with individuals these days.

Jan
Back to top Go down
Chameleon


avatar

Posts : 1219
Join date : 2013-03-16
Age : 38

PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   Wed 5 Dec 2018 - 15:36

Because of personal family circumstances I haven't been able to attend any meets this year or spent much time on the forum.

I am hoping 2019 will be kinder to us and have put my name down for the Bridlington meet. As I have often said I do not venture out with the motorhome over bank holiday weekends.
Back to top Go down
debbie


avatar

Posts : 592
Join date : 2013-03-01
Age : 66
Location : Carlisle

PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   Sun 9 Dec 2018 - 21:09

Guilty of not posting much of late, just been busy with other stuff, but try to get to as many meets as possible. Will be doing some alterations  to my van next year and will post about that. So a merry Christmas to every one and all the best for 2019
Back to top Go down
Adele


avatar

Posts : 253
Join date : 2012-11-14

PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   Mon 10 Dec 2018 - 16:05

What you gonna do Debbie build an extension , haha thought it was all sorted now and how you like it x
Back to top Go down
debbie


avatar

Posts : 592
Join date : 2013-03-01
Age : 66
Location : Carlisle

PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   Tue 11 Dec 2018 - 12:20

Nah just altering some bits that aren't quite working right, like when the wind blows on the offside of the vehicle, it blows the fire out, it is fitted to spec, but the specs were changed and now the fires sit on a sealed from the inside airbox. It still has the original air intake and gas drop out hole. Easy job to do but time consuming. The gas cupboard, I will re-orientate and shrink, combined with a lot of the side door space panelled out, thus creating a bit more room and getting rid of a cold spot that you get with sliding doors.
Back to top Go down
The Burchies


avatar

Posts : 3972
Join date : 2012-11-15
Age : 105
Location : Bournemouth

PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   Tue 11 Dec 2018 - 13:56

We too have been been silent this year mainly due to Julie's parents ill health and moving to Devon. This must be the first year that we've hardly used our van. As some of you are aware over the years we have contributed on the forum, been Mr Chairman and even held rallies in Bournemouth for the airshow. But living in the south we find it hard to attend the meets and get to know our fellow members.
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: MEMBERS?   

Back to top Go down
 
MEMBERS?
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Motor-Homers :: Community :: General Chit Chat-
Jump to: