NW region are planning to meet up at Blackburn Services just off Junction 4 of the M65, mainly because its easy enough to get to and it is within easy reach of the A59, the main road we should be taking up to Ripon.
Gates at NAD should be opening about 10.00am, we have been advised to arrive between 10.00 and 10.30 and the route should take no more than 90 minutes. If we aim to meet up at around 8.15am with a view to leaving at around 8.30 ish, 8.45 at the very latest.
For those who have no idea where Blackburn is or where we are meeting, pop the postcode BB3 0AT
into your sat nav's
be a map link for the route we are taking
from:A666/Blackburn Rd to:53.789294,-2.473297 to:A59 to:ripon - Google Maps