Events Diary (Administered by Dave Hyde)

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


7th July 2017
             Summer Barbeque at Taffs Well Rugby Club
              This year this is being held at Taffs Well R.F.C., Maes Gwyn,
              Taffs Well  CF15 7JD  starts at 7 p.m.
              Food provided by SWCCC but alas not the drinks (bar at club)
              Please do not bring own drinks as usual
              All weather barbeque facilities on site.

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
July 2nd          Caerphilly Motoring Festival  at Llancaiach Fawr, Nelson
                        Muster point Sainsburys Pontypridd leave 08.45 Prompt
August  5th     Porthcawl Lions Club Vintage Fair at Porthcawl  RugbyClub
                       No Muster point. Assemble at designated area on field
August  12th       Pontypridd Vintage Transport Day at Ynysangharrad Park, Pontypridd      Muster point, Sainsburys Pontypridd
September 17th   Blood Wales at Chepstow Racecourse
                                              
June

25th  Pandy Show & Vintage Rally
               held at Blaengavenny Farm, Llanvihangel Crucorney NP7 7LB
               details from www.eastwalesandborders.org.uk
               This is a country show with a parade of classic vehicles
               Activities include ferret racing, walking football, wheelbarrow
               racing. owl demo, tractor driving,  etc
  july
1st     Classic And Vintage Show
         At Hog's Head . Llantilio Crossenny, nr Abergavenny NP7 8TA
             An interesting show for cars, commercial, modified, barn find
             and much more.
            I have application forms if required

2nd      Caerphilly Motoring Festival at Llancaiach Fawr.
  To be held at LLancaiach Fawr Manor, nr Nelson   CF46 6ER
    and be on site by 9.30 a.m. and remain static until 4 p.m.
   This  replaces The Glamorgan CCC main event formally held at St Fagans
    All enties to be received no later than 1st June 2017
    Contact Events Volunteer   on 01443 412248 0r walked1@caerphilly.gov.uk
                   I have application forms if required
Muster point  SAinsburys Pontypridd  leave at 08.45 PROMPT

2nd     Cheltenham Race Course
                at North Car Park  GL50 4SH     10- 4 p.m.


14/15/16  Vintage for Victory at Library Gardens, Whitchurch, Cardiff
                   Second year of this event
                   Details of event on www.VintageForVictory.co.uk
                   Contact Marcel Mace on marcel.mace@googlemail.com or 07967 818355

20th Motorsport open Evening  7p.m. - late
             at Newtown Motors, off Avondale Road, Cwmbran NP44 1QX
             An open evening including static Classic vehicles display
             For inclusion on SWCCC entry contact Ian Thomas at treetops
             Spaces limited so don't be late
                   

29th-30th Vintage Festival Classic Vehicle Display
 To be held at Festival Fields, Millenium Coastal Road, Llanelli SA15 4DP
                     Contact lisavintagemoore@gmail.com
                     I have application forms if required

August
5th         Porthcawl Lions Club Vintage Fair
         to be held at Porthcawl Rugby club   12 noon to 5pm   
    Entry forms from aileen Woyka (show sec) on a.woyka@yahoo.com
     Completed entry forms by 31st May to be included in programme with two s.a.e.

6th    Brecon  Classic Motor Show
          at Paddys Field, Libanus,  BRECON LD3 8EW
               details to follow

12th       Pontypridd Vintage Transport Day   2017
      at 10.30 a.m. at Ynysharrad Park, Pontypridd            Parade at 11 a,m.
         contact   jan.fry@pontypriddtowncounvil.gov.uk or 01443 490740
         To include static displays, stalls, live music, children's entertainers, etc
         Application forms to be returned by 10th July 2017
         I have application forms if required
         Remember if you wish to use the swimming lido  please book early

13th     Cardiff Bay Classic Vehicle Show
            with Glamorgan Classic Car Club
                  Completed Application Forms ,which I can email, To Julie       Williams  Tonypandy  or contact on  07581 172181

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


June 24th        Armed Forces Day  at  Caerphilly
                   11 - 11.30 Tri service parade through Caerphilly Town Centre
                   12 - 5.30 Live Music on Stage
                    1 p.m. Live action show                          Free access ALL day
details from info@southwalesarmedforcesday.org

July
1st       Summer Blues Festival at Cwmbran RFC
           Station Road, Pontnewydd, Cwmbran  NP44 1NY
                 Doors open 12.00 Bar And Food Available
                 5 live band throughout the day with evening headline act
                 Backwater Roll Blues Band
                 Comes complete with Car show. Where we come in.
                 For more info visit www.boroughblues.com
                 Join us on Facebook/borough blues club

1st       The Butty Bay Run
            Classic Car run from The Valleys to Trecco Bay to remember
                  Miners Fortnight
9th     Velothon Wales
                  Major disruption to traffic in Cardiff, Newport, Abergavenny
                  areas with road closures etc due to 16,000 cycles
                 I have a route and access overview if required
                 Contact  www.velothon.com/wales if necessary

August
11th - 13th              Rover Fest.  at Wroxall Abbey, Warwickshire
         Celebrating 50th Anniversary of the launch of the iconic V8 engine
         An invitation to ALL Rover V8 engine vehicles
         For info see thersr (Rover Sports Register) web site or roverfest.uk

13th  37th Three Cocks Steam + Vintage Rally, Hay-on-Wye
                   Everything from Classic cars to Tractors
                   see www.vintage-society.org

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
September
3rd         Tetbury Classic Car Show     at Sir William romney  School,
                           Tetbury
                          The application form for this show is available online only
                          via  info@tetburyclassiccarshow.org
                          I have printed some off if required to submit.

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



Club nights                             7th July Barbeque first Thursday of Month
Committee nights                    third Tuesday of month