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Driving to the Uk?

Is anyone driving to the Uk, on or around the 23rd or 24th of December? I would also need to come back before the 3rd of Jan. I can't fly due to dodgy ear-drums and am looking at what other options I have. I will obviously share petrol costs and I'm a very good driver.
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Is anyone driving to the Uk, on or around the 23rd or 24th of December? I would also need to come back before the 3rd of Jan. I can't fly due to dodgy ear-drums and am looking at what other options I have. I will obviously share petrol costs and I'm a very good driver.
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It was 1998.
He died smiling.
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....while you were doing what?
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My "very good driving".
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Old 08.12.2010, 08:56
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Jokes aside, I have problems with my eardrums during flights as well. My right drum ruptured during landing just months ago and I had great great pain in my back, neck and head. The reason was unventilated sinusitis. Now I have to make sure that I put nose drops in both my nostrils and that I chew a lot of gums during the flight.
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Re: Driving to the Uk?

Train?
Might be a bit more expensive but it has to be better than trying to drive in the UK at the moment.
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Re: Driving to the Uk?

drove to the UK this weekend and had no probs- just the price of bloody petrol in the UK which was £1.22lt for unleaded and shock horror diesel was the same price.
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Old 08.12.2010, 17:23
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Re: Driving to the Uk?

i have a question:

a what point during that trip do the driving sides switch?
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i have a question:

a what point during that trip do the driving sides switch?
May I suggest this one.

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Re: Driving to the Uk?

should have been clearer.

what type of ferry unloading takes palce?

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Re: Driving to the Uk?

Come on Ouchboy less of the stupidly large photos... it's still Debs thread and shes looking for someone to take her back to the UK. No need to go overboard (as usual).
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It's ok Rich, be it ElggDK with his little one or Ouchboy with his stupidly large one, each picture or post is a bump for which I'm grateful.

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Re: Driving to the Uk?

One option would be to meet up with someone at the ferry port. Say a family of 4 travelling over, with a 5 seater. You could take the 5th seat just for the crossing. 5 adults in a car for 600km might be tight with luggage, but for 6km to the port it would be OK.
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