Jan. 20, 2019, 6:34 a.m. - Teamno66 Arrived at grass market in Edinburgh and we're ready to rock! Friggin freezing and it's friggin dead but we're gonna do our best xoxox
Jan. 20, 2019, 9:34 a.m. - Team 66 calling! Got our first lift wahoo!!! In a taxi who's taking us to a service station towards the A1 🙌🏻🙌🏻
Jan. 20, 2019, 1:13 p.m. - Team 66 here, officially the coldest, most liftless team in the world. Spirits are moderate to high most of the time, so like we're fine, but we'd like to leave this service station now please 🙏🏻🙏🏻
Jan. 20, 2019, 2:09 p.m. - Team 66 saying We've left the service station!!!! 🙌🏻🙌🏻 that's the good news, the not so good news, we're going back to Edinburgh 🙃 in a car) we just needed to be somewhere that wasn't there! Big bonus is that we got free tea from a lovely woman who couldn't give us a lift but we were v grateful for the warmth 🙏🏻 new start for us! Next stop Munich 🚙🚙🚙
Jan. 20, 2019, 5:50 p.m. - Team 66 hello hi hi hello! We're gonna take our chances and try and get a bus to Glasgow!! Will update if/when we get one 🤞🏻🤞🏻
Jan. 20, 2019, 8 p.m. - Team 66 are on a bus!!! After a very disheartening day with a lot of rejections and cold extremities, we're finally making some form of progress! It's sideways and not downways, but we'll take it all day long! Pinning our hopes on some sort of night travel so we'll see what happens 😬
Jan. 20, 2019, 10:23 p.m. - Team 66 is ON THE MOVE! Wahooooo! After a very long, cold and at times difficult day we are overwhelmed with gratitude because an exceptionally kind man has paid for 3 seats on an overnight megabus to LONDON!!! What a time to be alive! It's also very much a time to say goodnight, we're all thoroughly knackered! See you in the morning 😉🤙🏻 time to sleep 😴
Jan. 21, 2019, 8:29 a.m. - Team 66 is in a car and feeling good! We're with Ema's dad (wot a legend) heading south on the M25 on our way to Cobham services!! Optimistic about our chances for now, but ask us again in a few hours and we'll see what's what <span class="emoji-outer emoji-sizer"><span class="emoji-inner" style="background: url(chrome-extension://immhpnclomdloikkpcefncmfgjbkojmh/emoji-data/sheet_apple_32.png);background-position:61.98589894242068% 89.9529964747356%;background-size:5418.75% 5418.75%" data-codepoints="1f643"></span></span>but it's good it's fine it's great here we go!!
Jan. 21, 2019, 9:25 a.m. - Team 66's optimism levels are high, we're at cobham services and there's a lot of people! Let's hope some of them are going to munich!! 😂😂
Jan. 21, 2019, 10:56 a.m. - Team 66 on the moooove! In a red VW Up! Reg no LC15 MKL making our way a bit closer to Dover along the motorway in the hopes of hitching a lift on to a ferry from there! <span class="emoji-outer emoji-sizer"><span class="emoji-inner" style="background: url(chrome-extension://immhpnclomdloikkpcefncmfgjbkojmh/emoji-data/sheet_apple_32.png);background-position:30.0235017626322% 6.0517038777908345%;background-size:5418.75% 5418.75%" data-codepoints="1f44d-1f3fb"></span></span>
Jan. 21, 2019, 1:26 p.m. - Team 66 are nearly at Dover! A driver with questionable knowledge of the area has dropped at a Morrisons superstores just off the A2 by Canterbury, so not necessarily great for us, but don't worry, she's off to buy a pram... Anyway, we're still en route, maybe we'll get lucky!
Jan. 21, 2019, 2:54 p.m. - Team 66 are in a car going to Dover!!! And with a St. Andrews alumna no less!!! In a Mercedes estate. Unsure how we'll get on the boat but we're feeling good 👍🏻
Jan. 21, 2019, 3:45 p.m. - Team 66 are in Dover and hoping to be on a ferry this evening!!
Jan. 21, 2019, 5:45 p.m. - Team 66 in Dover terminal waiting for the 18:45 ferry! Hopes are pinned on finding kindly strangers on the boat to take us further #prayforteam66
Jan. 21, 2019, 6:22 p.m. - Team 66 on the ferry waiting for it to leave in 20 mins or so
Jan. 21, 2019, 8:27 p.m. - Team 66 EU Signon!!! We're in a car with a *lovely* old couple called chris and Rosalind 😍 headed towards a 24 hour services near gent! Should be there in about 90 mins all being well! V v happy to be on the way in Europe!!
Jan. 21, 2019, 11:08 p.m. - Team 66 bears glad tidings of great joy! Chris and Rosalind are HEROES who drove right around Brussels and we're now at a 24 hour services on the east side of Brussels on the E40 and there are chairs and tables and Capri suns and it's just an overall wonderful time!! Feeling tired as a great big tired thing but optimistic for what tonight/tomorrow holds!
Jan. 22, 2019, 1:07 a.m. - Team 66 still in the service station east of Brussels, just scouting out the hitching possibilities, seeing what's what, and generally being pretty sleep deprived 👌🏻
Jan. 22, 2019, 5:51 a.m. - Team 66 on a fresh hunt for a lift from this service station, more cars coming in now so hopefully something/someone comes from somewhere to take us a long way please and thanks!!
Jan. 22, 2019, 8:18 a.m. - Team 66 is out of the service station! En route to Liege. Mark's charming the driver with his best french 😊
Jan. 22, 2019, 9:54 a.m. - Team 66 have arrived safely on the E42 just east of Liege. Dramatic developments of Mark leaving his phone behind with his french Bff - but the lovely french man is returning - THE WORLD IS GOOD
Jan. 22, 2019, 1:02 p.m. - Team 66 still at the same services near liège, it's started to snow and the frequency of cars is dipping, but we're tryinggggg
Jan. 22, 2019, 1:42 p.m. - Team 66 with a plot twist of the most positive sort! We were pretty dejected about our prospects when we met a great man called gene (unsure of spelling) who's going to take us down to a service station outside Frankfurt! we've been tired and cold for a fair while so we're really happy to have a decent amount of time in a car!!
Jan. 22, 2019, 5:25 p.m. - Team 66 reporting from FRANKFURT BABY YEAH WAHOO!! After a night on a bus and another at a table in a service station we decided we earned a bed for this evening, just checked into Frankfurt Hostel and we're gonna just take it easy tonight before the final push tomorrow morning! It's been a wild ride, but we're nearly there! Massive shoutout and thanks to gene (still unsure of spelling) for making us the happiest team in the world... and also for the gummi bears
Jan. 22, 2019, 9:31 p.m. - Team 66 tucked up in a Frankfurt hostel ready for an early start to get cracking on the last leg!! But for now, time to sleep 😴
Jan. 23, 2019, 5:50 a.m. - Team 66 Awake after a Glorious night's sleep, we just wish it could've been longer!! But we've showered and slept and we're ready to break out of Frankfurt!!
Jan. 23, 2019, 8:55 a.m. - Team 66 have succeeded in getting on a bus to Munich! We've never been colder but we're on the move now and should arrived in Munich around 4, very relieved to be on the home straight 😌
Jan. 23, 2019, 12:13 p.m. - Team 66 just a wee update to let you know our whereabouts! We're just leaving Stuttgart on the A8 and as far as we're aware it's all on time so should be arriving in Munich about 4 and the hostel shortly after all being well!!!