Events Diary (Administered by Dave Hyde)

                                               CLUB    EVENTS
contact Dave Hyde, Events Officer at  davehyde61@outlook.com

1st-5th June 2018 Gordon Bennett Classic Car Tour
             Ian Nesbit is to arrange a tour through the picturesque villages of
             of County Kildare, Carlow and Laois in the Heart of Ireland, 
             through "Scenic and Continental Car Tours"
             All at a cost from £499 per person
             For further details contact Ian direct on ian.jean@yahoo.co.uk
    
Autumn Colours  Run     to be organised by Marie Adams
                                                                details to follow
                                                                     
                                                   SHOWS
                                         remember The car's the star           
  This is not a comprehensive list but shows which I have been informed are taking place . If you want a show included email me with  details        
                             
The following shows have been designated as Club supported shows  (flags, Gazeebo, etc) 
 This means that we will have a rendezvous point prior to the show and we will ALL arrive together AND park together, giving a  stronger  presence


September 17th   Blood Wales at Chepstow Racecourse
                        Muster point Junction 30 M4 services....To confirm time
                                     
          August             

20th    Tewkesbury Classic Vehicle Festival
              11.00 - 16.00 at Ashchurch Road, Tewkesbury GL20 8DF
                 Over 700 cars, 200 motorcycles, automobilia, stalls,etc
                 see tewkesburycvf.org or tel 01684 8501940  

26th    Gloucester Goes Retro
           4 different  Streets with different themes,,1900-1949, 1950s theme, 1960s theme, 1970s - modern times. come dressed to impress
with Kings Square stage with vintage entertainment and dancing
Application form from email: colin.organ@Gloucester.gov.uk
tel 07767  350003 or 01452 383836 Or I can email

27th     Ponthir Music & Car Festival
           on field behind Star Pub  NP18 1GA
                  Cars to arrive between 1.30 -2.30. Live music From 2 p.m.
                  Hog Roast, Licensed bar, Pizza oven, car show
                 Supported by Usk Valley Classic Car Club, Aston Martin O.C.
                 and Jaguar Enthusiasts Club
                 Contact Andy on 07771 852703  for details
27/28th  Blaenavon Transport Rally
              set in the heart of a World Heritage site on the edge of the
                     Brecon Beacons and has approx. 3 1/2 miles of track
                     Train rides to Big Pit (underground tour) or town + iron works
                                 I have application forms if required

September
2nd      Porthkerry Leisure Park CF62 3ZP
                   details  PorthkerryClassicCarShow@outlook.com

3rd       Tetbury Classic Car Show
             apply on line to info@tetburyclassiccarshow.org

10th      Merthyr Tydfil Festival of Transport
             in situ by 10 a.m. and leave after 4.30 p.m.
   contact Mike Taylor on 07733 302242 or mikeysyrad73@btinternet.com
   as with Barry there will be bus rides available
   I have application forms if required

17th    Big Welsh Classic Car Show
           being held at Chepstow Race Course , Monmouthshire
               To enter please contact www.bloodwise.org.uk/carshow
              show team on 02921 676225 email wales@bloodwise.org.uk

                           
OCTOBER
8th      Malvern Festival of Transport
   at Severn Hall and outside (yellow gate) at Three Counties Show Ground
     Malvern, Worcester  WR13 6NW
     Closing date 29th September at cost of £4 per vehicle
      application forms from myself

OTHER  ITEMS OF POSSIBLE INTEREST


August

18-20th     British Model Engineering and Model Making Exhibition
                 at The Leisure Centre, Thornbury, Nr Bristol  BS35 3JB
                contact via bristolmodelengineers.co.uk  0117 4058580

28th       Welsh Get Together at Ynysangharad Park, Pontypridd
              the BMC, BL and MG meeting contact Ian Edwards

28th      Weston Super Mare Town Centre Events
              see loveweston.com   or contact keith Palmer on 01934 627563
September
2nd-3rd  Beaulieu International Autojumble
               at New Forest National Park, Southampton S042 7ZN
               for all parts and spare with more than 2000 stands
               contact   beaulieu.co.uk  or 01590 612888

3rd         Minifest  at Uttoxeter Racecourse ST14 8BD
              for everything mini
              see britishminiclub.co.uk  or  tel 01384 897779

3rd         Tetbury Classic Car Show     at Sir Willim romney  School,
                           Tetbury
                          The application form for this show is available online only
                          via  info@tetburyclassiccarshow.org
                         
7th-10th  Goodwood revival at Goodwood Motor Circuit   PO18 0PH
               The only historic race meeting staged entirely in period dress
               at the spiritual home of British Motor racing
               see   grrc.goodwood.com   or tel  01243 755055

8th          Malvern  Festival of Transport
               at Three Counties Showground, Severn Hall   WR13 6NW
               see  classicshows.org   or tel  01484 667776  or
               info@classicshows.org

9th             Usk Agricultural  show at Gwernesney, nr Usk, Gwent

24th           Cars and coffee in Cowbridge    9 a.m. - 12 noon
                  for info contact Simon Leadbitter ..simonscycles@gmail.com
                  for past details contact http://cowbridgeguide.co.uk/whatson/cowbridgecarsandcoffee



Club nights                         7th Sept   5th Oct  2nd Nov first Thursday
Committee nights             19th Sept 17th Oct 21st Nov third Tuesday