E90Post
 


E92 Lighting
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > Regional Forums > UK > UK Off-Topic Discussions > !



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      05-22-2012, 05:22 PM   #45
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
 
Business edition's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

Posts: 617
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by willhollin View Post
There are some inconsistencies in your posts, did you or did you not see the Policeman?
Yeah how you showed it there would make it confusing.

So I will explain.

On the road where the racing happens there was no police and on the letter it says I was on that road.

To get the chippy I was going to I have to go pass the road where racing happens and then turn on other where you cant race and that's where the marked BMW police car was.

If you look at the post it does say there, the police officer wasn't on the road where the racing happens, he was on other road

Does this answer Your question
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Business edition is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
      05-22-2012, 06:19 PM   #46
B33M3R
Captain
 
B33M3R's Avatar
 
Drives: F10 520d M Sport
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Cambridgeshire

Posts: 696
iTrader: (0)

__________________
F10 520d M Sport Auto - Sophisto Grey Xirallic - 19" 351M - HK Audio - Sun Protection Glass - Spoiler - Professional Media - Enhanced Bluetooth - Adaptive Headlights - MFD - Ambient Lighting - Folding Mirrors - Reversing Camera
Check out my E90stereo install guide - http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=540954
B33M3R is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
      05-22-2012, 06:21 PM   #47
Mart1000
Capt Slow
 
Mart1000's Avatar
 
Drives: Leon FR Supercopa
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Suffolk

Posts: 1,076
iTrader: (1)

I'm a bit confused too. We're you with the guys that were racing?

Just because you did not see police there, doesn't mean they weren't looking. If an area becomes notorious for racing then don't be surprised if a pre planned op gets put in to target those putting people at risk.

To be fair to you, I'd not say anything else about the matter until-
A) You know if a prosecution will be mounted or not. And
B) You have sought legal advice.
Mart1000 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      05-22-2012, 06:30 PM   #48
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
 
Business edition's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

Posts: 617
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mart1000 View Post
I'm a bit confused too. We're you with the guys that were racing?

Just because you did not see police there, doesn't mean they weren't looking. If an area becomes notorious for racing then don't be surprised if a pre planned op gets put in to target those putting people at risk.

To be fair to you, I'd not say anything else about the matter until-
A) You know if a prosecution will be mounted or not. And
B) You have sought legal advice.
Nope I wasn't with them I don't any of them or I wasn't racing. If I was racing etc. I wouldnt of posted about all this, I saw most of them on nip forum and they where talking about the same letter I got on the same date etc.
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Business edition is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 12:26 AM   #49
A_P
Lieutenant Colonel
 
Drives: E46 M3
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: South East

Posts: 1,698
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Business edition View Post
Nope I wasn't with them I don't any of them or I wasn't racing. If I was racing etc. I wouldnt of posted about all this, I saw most of them on nip forum and they where talking about the same letter I got on the same date etc.
This all sounds like a bit of a party, Is it like the Fast and Furious films? where there are crowds everywhere, and people "race for pinks"............? And afterwards no one goes for a burito, instead they opt for a fish and chips? and a can of ginger beer?
A_P is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 01:02 AM   #50
garytc78
Private First Class
 
Drives: 325d LCI
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: liverpool

Posts: 162
iTrader: (0)

Mate it does seem pretty clear that you was there to either participate or watch the street racing and not for food,
because you did not mention the chippy at all until last night.
If I was you id be very careful with how you proceed with this because if you tell any lies you will more than likely get caught.
If you know you've done wrong then hold your hands up but if you most defiantly did not do anything then fight it.
__________________
garytc78 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 11:26 AM   #51
Mart1000
Capt Slow
 
Mart1000's Avatar
 
Drives: Leon FR Supercopa
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Suffolk

Posts: 1,076
iTrader: (1)

Business Edition, I was getting at you, just offering you some advice mate
Mart1000 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 02:15 PM   #52
davyk31
Brigadier General
 
Drives: Audi SQ5 & Golf GTD
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Northern Ireland

Posts: 4,377
iTrader: (0)

I think you were racing, why else are you so keen to see your lawyer before you even have details of the offence. all they have asked so far is to know who was driving.
davyk31 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 02:45 PM   #53
garytc78
Private First Class
 
Drives: 325d LCI
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: liverpool

Posts: 162
iTrader: (0)

I've read the other thread and guess what your mate was going for something to eat hmmmmmm
__________________
garytc78 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 03:58 PM   #54
willhollin
Major General
 
willhollin's Avatar
 
Drives: VW T5
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Worcestershire

Posts: 9,907
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
__________________
willhollin is offline   England
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 03:59 PM   #55
dxb335d
The Tarmac Terrorist
 
dxb335d's Avatar
 
Drives: E46 M3 CS
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: ''Fandango Towers''

Posts: 29,262
iTrader: (3)

Garage List
Golum strikes!
__________________
M3 gone .... But I now have a M3 CS
dxb335d is offline   England
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 04:13 PM   #56
RagingKileak
Brigadier General
 
Drives: Modified Alpine White E92 335i
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Yorkshire

Posts: 4,629
iTrader: (2)

Hmmm.

Let's not 100% condemn the op here. Almost all of us will have labored the desire to 'spank' some tosser in a Corsa.

Questions here for me are more like...

Is he lying?
If so why?
Was he attending the meet to race and behave like a deplorable twat?
Was he passing for any reason (chips, mates chips, massage, whatever) and happened to decide to 'spank' a tosser?
If so, has he lied just to make the story that he was 'just passing' seem more plausible?

Etc

Matt
RagingKileak is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 04:39 PM   #57
zltm089
Major General
 
zltm089's Avatar
 
Drives: 335i SE Coupe Space Grey
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: LONDON

Posts: 7,350
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 BMW 335i  [5.00]
so looks like Will was right.....
__________________

Current Car: E92 335i SE Dream Cars: AMG SL65 Black,GallardoSuperleggera, GTR 2012, Agera R, F430 Scuderia, DBS, EVO X FQ400, Lexus LFA, F10 M5, M4, GT3 RS4.0, Ferrari 458, Ferrari F12, R8 V10 plus, Jaguar F Type V8, Lamborghini LP700-4 Aventador, Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, C63 AMG Coupe Black, Vanquish 2012, Laferrari, GT3 991, McLaren 650s.
zltm089 is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 04:52 PM   #58
willhollin
Major General
 
willhollin's Avatar
 
Drives: VW T5
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Worcestershire

Posts: 9,907
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by dxb335d View Post
Golum strikes!
__________________
willhollin is offline   England
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 05:11 PM   #59
RockIt
Lieutenant Colonel
 
RockIt's Avatar
 
Drives: Mercedes C350 Coupe
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Curry Capital of Yorkshire!

Posts: 1,719
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Maybe the police were confused by some flashing lights...

www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=630027
__________________

RockIt!
RockIt is offline   England
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 05:35 PM   #60
dxb335d
The Tarmac Terrorist
 
dxb335d's Avatar
 
Drives: E46 M3 CS
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: ''Fandango Towers''

Posts: 29,262
iTrader: (3)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by willhollin View Post
What youing for old man?
__________________
M3 gone .... But I now have a M3 CS
dxb335d is offline   England
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 05:44 PM   #61
willhollin
Major General
 
willhollin's Avatar
 
Drives: VW T5
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Worcestershire

Posts: 9,907
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by dxb335d View Post
What youing for old man?
It was a picture of YODA!
__________________
willhollin is offline   England
0
Reply With Quote
      05-23-2012, 05:51 PM   #62
RockIt
Lieutenant Colonel
 
RockIt's Avatar
 
Drives: Mercedes C350 Coupe
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Curry Capital of Yorkshire!

Posts: 1,719
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by willhollin
Quote:
Originally Posted by dxb335d View Post
What youing for old man?
It was a picture of YODA!
A quality DXB moment!
__________________

RockIt!
RockIt is offline   England
0
Reply With Quote
      05-24-2012, 11:25 AM   #63
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
 
Business edition's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

Posts: 617
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by davyk31 View Post
I think you were racing, why else are you so keen to see your lawyer before you even have details of the offence. all they have asked so far is to know who was driving.
Well wouldn't you want to see one, if you can get 6 points and a bad for not racing am sure every one would want one
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Business edition is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
      05-24-2012, 11:31 AM   #64
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
 
Business edition's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

Posts: 617
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by garytc78 View Post
Mate it does seem pretty clear that you was there to either participate or watch the street racing and not for food,
because you did not mention the chippy at all until last night.
If I was you id be very careful with how you proceed with this because if you tell any lies you will more than likely get caught.
If you know you've done wrong then hold your hands up but if you most defiantly did not do anything then fight it.
I didn't not see the need to tell every one where I was going. But they gave out 528 letters in the past 2 weeks. I have been there to watch before but not in my car but this time i really did go to the chippy. Plus they don't want to show the CCTV footage, so that is saying something
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Business edition is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
      05-24-2012, 11:32 AM   #65
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
 
Business edition's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

Posts: 617
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by garytc78 View Post
I've read the other thread and guess what your mate was going for something to eat hmmmmmm
His not my mate.
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Business edition is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
      05-24-2012, 12:07 PM   #66
chedixon
First Lieutenant
 
chedixon's Avatar
 
Drives: E93 320d Msport
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Nottingham

Posts: 310
iTrader: (1)

I'd just return the form and if anything else arises from it then get some legal advice. Most solicitors will offer a free 30 minute consultation to asses whether you have a case worth pursuing or not so that should at least help if needed. It won't be cheap if you do take a solicitor on after that but if you're innocent then it's worth doing. I was late in returning a speeding letter many years ago as they cocked up the postcode, they did chase it up so it's best just to play ball at this point I'd say.
Best of luck
__________________
E93 320d Msport - sadly gone to the salvage yard.
chedixon is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:28 PM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST